Agriculture Online - Health http://www.agriculture.com/family/health Farm and ranch health topics, from safety to prevention. Get the latest news on farm health products and practices. Find out what other farmers are doing to ensure their health and the health of their families. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Wednesday Apr 16 18:45:33 EDT 2014 Agriculture.com http://www.agriculture.com/images/ag-logo-150x30.gif http://www.agriculture.com 150 30 http://www.agriculture.com/rss 30 Gain a Healthy Aptitude http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/gain-a-healthy-aptitude_337-ar42392 E-Health tools are increasingly popular. Now there’s one aimed at helping you be more proactive. Sunday Mar 16 23:04:30 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/gain-a-healthy-aptitude_337-ar42392 Waste not, want not http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/waste-not-wt-not_335-ar42066 Food is a precious resource. New conservation efforts are under way to alleviate hunger. Monday Feb 24 11:32:18 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/waste-not-wt-not_335-ar42066 4 health insurance paths taken http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/4-health-insurce-paths-taken_336-ar41094 Monday Jan 13 13:12:02 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/4-health-insurce-paths-taken_336-ar41094 Affordable Care Act: Health Care at the Crossroads http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/affdable-care-act-health-care-at_336-ar41090 After six decades of debate in this country, Americans are deciding which route will lead in the direction of accessible, affordable health care insurance. Monday Jan 13 12:59:03 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/affdable-care-act-health-care-at_336-ar41090 Canning fresh produce this winter http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/cning-fresh-produce-this-winter_335-ar40819 Wednesday Jan 08 19:10:29 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/cning-fresh-produce-this-winter_335-ar40819 Redneck Run http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/redneck-run_335-ar34548 Obstacle runs are the latest craze. Families take on this challenging rural 5K for a good cause. Monday Oct 14 20:49:35 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/redneck-run_335-ar34548 Untangling Health Care Reform: Part 2 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/untgling-health-care-refm-part-2_336-ar34546 Starting October 1, many of you will be shopping for a new plan on the health insurance marketplace. What do you need to know? Monday Oct 14 20:35:00 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/untgling-health-care-refm-part-2_336-ar34546 Extending Safe Care And Awareness http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/extending-safe-care-awareness_335-ar34176 Monday Sep 30 03:48:00 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/extending-safe-care-awareness_335-ar34176 Get the benefits of Growth Hormone Supplements http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/get-benefits-of-growth-hmone_335-ar33787 Thursday Sep 12 09:52:59 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/get-benefits-of-growth-hmone_335-ar33787 Farming with arthritis http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/farming-with-arthritis_335-ar33775 Wednesday Sep 11 12:05:55 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/farming-with-arthritis_335-ar33775 Untangling health care reform http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/untgling-health-care-refm_336-ar33742 Beginning October 1, Americans will have new plans available on the new health insurance marketplace. Tuesday Sep 10 13:45:04 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/untgling-health-care-refm_336-ar33742 Watch for Small Creatures that Cause Big Problems http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/watch-f-small-creatures-that-cause-big_335-ar32014 Monday Jun 17 08:51:56 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/watch-f-small-creatures-that-cause-big_335-ar32014 Co-op Is New Health Option http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/coop-is-new-health-option_336-ar31666 Look for more details this summer and fall as the Affordable Care Act enters the final phase-in of provisions. Tuesday May 21 12:40:36 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/health-insurance/coop-is-new-health-option_336-ar31666 Follow "Signs of Stress" http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/follow-signs-of-stress_335-ar31264 Thursday May 02 00:00:00 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/follow-signs-of-stress_335-ar31264 Save Your Breath http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/save-your-breath_337-ar29673 Two-strap and cartridge respirators protect airways. Do you know when to hold ‘em and when to fold ‘em? Tuesday Feb 12 12:31:26 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/save-your-breath_337-ar29673 It’s a Stretch http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/its-a-stretch_337-ar29666 Farmers need to approach work tasks as if they’re preparing to compete as professional athletes. Tuesday Feb 12 12:07:08 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/its-a-stretch_337-ar29666 Crossing the finish line http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/crossing-finish-line_335-ar28789 Breast cancer survivors celebrate being part of a team that connects both emotional and physical well-being. Wednesday Jan 09 11:35:14 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/crossing-finish-line_335-ar28789 Screening Saves Lives http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/screening-saves-lives_337-ar28785 One Nebraska farmer is convinced that cancer screenings should be part of routine maintenance. Wednesday Jan 09 10:24:34 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/screening-saves-lives_337-ar28785 Pressing on after a disability http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/pressing-on-after-a-disability_335-ar26716 This farmer continued to farm after becoming a paraplegic. Thursday Oct 04 12:02:13 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/pressing-on-after-a-disability_335-ar26716 The overcomers http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/overcomers_335-ar26661 Armed with technology and tenacity, farmers keep pace despite disabilities. Tuesday Oct 02 10:45:24 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/overcomers_335-ar26661 Protect yourself from heat illness http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/protect-yourself-from-heat-illness_337-ar25237 Tuesday Jul 17 15:28:07 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/protect-yourself-from-heat-illness_337-ar25237 Protect yourself from skin cancer http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/protect-yourself-from-skin-ccer_337-ar24200 Skin Cancer is Most Common Cancer in US, Yet One of the Most Preventable Friday May 18 12:42:59 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/protect-yourself-from-skin-ccer_337-ar24200 Skin in the game http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/skin-in-game_337-ar23946 When it comes to being savvy about sun protection, don't overlook these take-to-the-field tools. Thursday May 03 15:36:32 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/skin-in-game_337-ar23946 Take care under the hood http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/take-care-under-hood_337-ar23264 Preventive maintenance is the best way to keep healthy. But routine tune-ups, parts, and service can be expected. Sunday Apr 01 15:52:58 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/take-care-under-hood_337-ar23264 Work smarter, not harder! http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/wk-smarter-not-harder_335-ar23008 Friday Mar 16 13:16:33 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/wk-smarter-not-harder_335-ar23008 Kids cook up new skills http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/kids-cook-up-new-skills_335-ar22683 Workshop removes the mystique and offers kids tools for healthy eating. Monday Mar 05 15:45:45 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/kids-cook-up-new-skills_335-ar22683 Is your behavior making you sick? http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/is-your-behavi-making-you-sick_335-ar22394 Studies show that farmers possess the right stuff for success, but good behavioral health often requires a less-is-more approach. Monday Feb 20 13:01:58 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/is-your-behavi-making-you-sick_335-ar22394 What women need to know about heart disease http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/what-women-need-to-know-about-heart_335-ar22386 More research is needed to improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease in women. Monday Feb 20 10:08:52 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/what-women-need-to-know-about-heart_335-ar22386 Lungs for life http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/lungs-f-life_337-ar22292 Don't let ag exposures leave you breathless. Thursday Feb 16 15:47:21 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/prevention/lungs-f-life_337-ar22292 Facing cancer http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/facing-ccer_335-ar22183 In spite of a task-force recommendation against it, here’s one more vote for lifesaving PSA tests. Friday Feb 10 11:36:57 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/health/facing-ccer_335-ar22183