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How Many Calories Do you Burn Shoveling Snow?

Well, if you weigh 200 pounds you can burn over 400 calories if you shovel heavy snow for 30 minutes.  Although shoveling snow can be good exercise if done right, there are health concerns and risks of injury. A high-intensity…

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Winter Medical Advisory: Keep Your Hands Safe

When Mother Nature wreaks havoc with her snow,  snowblowers are the tool of the trade for many, while others stick to their trusty shovel and do it the old fashioned way. According to a goverment safety agency, snowblowers cause hundreds…

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