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  1. Diabetes and Your Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SS-166

    University Extension Approximately 29.1 million people (over 9.3 percent of the population) in the U.S. have ... diabetes. Another 86 million people have pre-diabetes, meaning that their blood glucose levels are higher ... than normal. It is estimated that 1 in 10 people will develop diabetes in their lifetime. In 2010, ...

  2. Eating Disorders Awareness: Introduction

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ED-1001

    People with eating disorders generally have a skewed view of their body, and they attempt to control ...

  3. Potassium

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5588

    Requirements Guidelines from the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science recommend people ... people only consume about half of the potassium level recommended. To help increase potassium, try ...

  4. Stress Coping Methods

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5242

    increasingly fast-paced world, people of all ages experience stress. Stress is the response to a perceived ... digestive issues, sleeplessness or irritability. Also, people under stress may be more prone to viral ... been shown to reduce perceived level of stress among people. Even short five-minute hand or foot ...

  5. Avoiding Skin Irritations and Injuries Caused by Plants

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79019

    irritations and injuries. Some people are more sensitive to certain plants than others. It is important to ... dahlias. • Plants of this type can trigger allergic reactions in some people. • The pollen from these ...

  6. Sun Exposure (Protect Your Skin)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79018

    blue, green or gray eyes.   A common misconception is that people with darker complexions are not at ... risk for skin cancer, because they do not easily sunburn. While it is true that people with darker ...

  7. Biosecurity Fundamentals for Extension Personnel

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-5

    isolated from other groups; how traffic (movement of people, animals and equipment) will be regulated or ... a herd by the addition of animals, there is a risk of disease introduction by people traveling between ... hand wipes or gel sanitizers may be used. Moderate risk visitors include those people who routinely ...

  8. Safe Use of Harvesting Equipment with Cutterbars

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59129

    rotating disks can severely injure people or animals. Crop residue, rocks, or other debris that are thrown ... and rotating disks can severely injure people and animals. T F 2. When pulling crops out of ...

  9. People and West Nile Virus: Frequently Asked Questions

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/WNV-1003

    to people by the bite of an infected mosquito. The principal transmitter of WNV is the Northern House ... infected with WNV. Once the mosquito is infected, it may transmit the virus to people or other animals when ... from the infection. Horses, too, are prone to severe WNV infection. People cannot get WNV from another ...

  10. How to Read the Nutrition Facts Label

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5586

    than enough fat, cholesterol, sodium and added sugar. People who consume too much of these nutrients ... products. The ingredient list is helpful for people who are trying to limit certain nutrients or avoid ...

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