Preventing tick bites could save your life

Ticks are second only to mosquitoes as transmitters of human disease, said Richard Houseman, MU associate professor and extension entomologist. There are more than 800 species worldwide, including the common hard ticks, soft ticks and a third family consisting of a single African species. Ticks eat only blood, and they can transmit pathogens acquired from… Read More Preventing tick bites could save your life

‘Zombie Apocalypse Survival Workout’ teaches people how to stay fit and healthy

Zombie Apocalypse Survival Workout, created by John Romaniello, is a bodybuilding program that covers strength training exercises, fat loss tip, and step-by-step descriptions on how to stay fit and healthy. According to an overview of Zombie Apocalypse Survival Workout on the site Vkool.com, when ordering this strength training program, people will receive books, videos, and… Read More ‘Zombie Apocalypse Survival Workout’ teaches people how to stay fit and healthy

Cliffhanger Innovations offers a fun way to get families prepared for disaster

Cliffhanger Innovations announced that they are putting on an event to help communities prepare for emergencies in a fun environment this October in northern Maryland. It’s called Disaster Preparedness Boot Camp, but don’t expect a bunch of yelling drill instructors. The goal of the weekend long event is to provide a fun hands-on environment where… Read More Cliffhanger Innovations offers a fun way to get families prepared for disaster