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VideoLost: Black and white long haired cat, missing since May 17, from the Vintage Oaks Subdivision. If found call 210-288-3033.
Lost: Big Yellow Lab, "Sammy," about 100 lbs., disappeared from home on Sun., May 17, north 181 at F.M. 775 area, reward. 830-391-4578.
Found: Yellow Lab on Hwy. 97 East in Floresville, has collar, no tags. 210-748-1153.
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Custom Pools by Reynolds, full-time help wanted for field work on new swimming pool construction, great growth opportunity. Apply in person only, Tues.-Fri. from 10-6, 13774 Hwy 87, La Vernia.
ON-CALL CRISIS POOL WORKERS NEEDED. Part-time positions are available for after hours “on-call” crisis workers to respond to mental health crisis for Wilson and Karnes Counties. Duties include crisis interventions, assessments, referrals to stabilization services, and referrals for involuntary treatment services according to the Texas Mental Health Laws. You must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, etc. On-call hours are from 5 p.m.-8 a.m. weekdays, weekends and holidays vary. If selected, you must attend required training and must be able to report to designated safe sites within 1 hour of request for assessment. Compensation is at a rate of $200 per week plus $100 per completed and submitted crisis assessment, and mileage. If interested call Camino Real Community Services, 210-357-0359.
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For your health: Can’t shake your salt habit? Try this.




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You probably know that eating a low-sodium diet can help keep your blood pressure in check and lower your risk for heart attacks and stroke--but that can be a tricky task considering that more than 75 percent of the salt we eat sneaks into our diets via processed and packaged foods. Luckily, several studies have suggested that eating more high-potassium foods can help offset sodium intake and lead to lower, healthier blood pressure. The American Dietetic Association recommends getting 4,700 mg of the mineral per day from foods like potatoes (one baked potato contains about 1,000mg), bananas (one medium-sized banana has about 420mg), cantaloupe, brown rice, apples and lima beans.

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