Day: July 15, 2013

A Little Weight, A Lot Of Gain

From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Smokers gain a little weight when they quit, but they gain a lot more in health. A study checked whether the extra weight could raise…

Thought of the Day: Optimism

Thought of the day. This section is honestly intended to generate daily quotes to get your day started, going or improved. Think positive High Desert. Unity is key to happiness. Miguel Gonzalez Editor & Founder. From Values.com “I cannot look…

Air District Now Accepting Clean Air Award Nominations

By Staff Reports (Victorville)– The Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District is now accepting nominations for its 2012-2013 Exemplar Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions toward the prevention or control of air pollution in the Mojave Desert. Eligible candidates include local…