As we head into fall and are now back to school, it is more important than ever to carry on with healthy hydration habits from the long, hot days of summer. The human body is made up of 50% water, in order to achieve peak hydration needs, kids (ages 4–8) require five cups of water per day and kids (ages 8+) require 7–8 cups per day.

“Unfortunately water is not the most tasty or easy to drink liquid so often we substitute it with other things such as milk, sports drinks, orange juice or fruit concentrates,” says James Mayo, Co-Founder…


Like veritably all businesses in the post pandemic era, those operating in the franchise space are experiencing a wave of major change — as is the franchising trade at large. Accelerated and elevated adoption of technology; consumer demand for more efficient and on-demand service; and employee appeals for greater flexibility are among the many industry pivots that are evolving seemingly by the day.

These and other kinds of changes and challenges each have their own implications within the franchise space — a sector projected to open more than 26,000 locations and nearly 800,000 new jobs, employ nearly 8.3 million people…


As we head into fall and go back to school, it’s more important than ever to carry on with healthy hydration habits from the long, hot days of summer. The human body is made up of 50 percent water, in order to achieve peak hydration needs, kids (ages 4 to 8) require five cups of water per day and kids (ages 8 plus) require 7 to 8 cups per day.

“Unfortunately water is not the most tasty or easy to drink liquid so often we substitute it with other things such as milk, sports drinks, OJ or fruit concentrates,” says…


CEO Interview: Inventor of the TrueTurnPro reveals how this unmatched tool is helping players reach amazing new heights; Innovative thoracic spine device is a certain game changer for today’s golfers

In the game of golf, there is one universal truth: player performance directly depends upon the health of their spine and, more specifically, optimal thoracic mobility. So important is the spine to achieving golf game excellence, scores of reports have addressed the matter to include one recent PGA.com article with the unequivocal headline, “A consistent spine angle will lead to improved impact no matter your body type.” …


Expert warns of severely urgent need for advanced interventional non-antibiotic approaches to control infectious diseases, including multiple-drug resistant ‘super-bugs,’ in order to ‘safeguard & sustain humanity’; cites emerging SciTech innovations making strides to address deadly AMR

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) is “one of the greatest threats to society, human and animal health, and economic prosperity.” Those are the unequivocal words regarding the gravity of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria from the National Institute of Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Education. When one considers the significance of AMR — including antibiotic resistance — a report by the World Health Organization (WHO) also puts the issue in…


It would be an understatement to say that the recent pandemic is ushering in a seismic shift for the travel trade, which suffered a collective gut punch as COVID-19 unrelentingly raged across the globe. New health and safety protocols, crisis management plans and other operational touchpoints are being overhauled to help those in — and dependent upon — the travel industry better pivot and adapt to the unforeseen. For travelers, priorities and sensibilities have also evolved on multiple fronts. For one, various reports extrapolate how privacy has become the new luxury.

In fact, a “Covid Travel Outlook 2021” travel…


With summer now underway, many are turning attentions to some long overdue vacation time, sorely needed R&R, and a general reprieve (however slight) from the rigors and responsibilities of daily life. Even so, summer can still be a hectic time of balancing work hours with entertaining the kiddos, socializing with family and friends and even treating yourself from time to time. So, any amount of help to enhance, ease, expedite and streamline our lives is a boon. With this in mind, here are a few great solutions sure to spur satisfaction this summer.

RovR KeepR Cocktail Caddy/Mobil Bar (https://www.RovRProducts.com)
For those…


‘Comfort food doesn’t have to be junk food,’ expert says

Let’s face it: Dieting is hard, but it can be much less so when enjoying grocery items and recipes that are so satisfying, they don’t make us “feel” like we’re missing out on anything. For my part, it’s comfort food that I often miss the most when putting together a health-minded menu. This is especially during stressful times, as has been the case lately courtesy of the COVID-19 pandemic. And I’m not alone.

Research, like that by Cornell University, finds that our collective craving for less-healthy comfort food increases when…


New invention endeavors to help us beat the heat this season and beyond

With reports indicating that, according to NCEI’s annual temperature outlook, “the year 2021 is 96% likely to rank among the 10 warmest years on record and 85% likely to rank among the eight warmest years on record,” this upcoming summer season will surely be a doozy. With temperatures expected to be on the high end of the spectrum, NOW is the time to seek out those heat-busting solutions that can keep us calm, cool, collected as the mercury rises. …


Like throngs of others, this June you may find yourself struggling to find that perfect gift for the important “dads” in your life, whether that be your own father, husband, boyfriend, brother or other deserving and meaningful man. While the overarching gesture of giving — recognition and appreciation for a job being well done — is most important, there are certainly a myriad of gift ideas sure to evoke genuine joy and certainly gratitude. Here are a few gift ideas that I like this season.

Cardinal Compass (http://www.cardinalcompass.ca)
There’s nothing I love more than an heirloom gift —…

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