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    For many of us, the holiday season is a wonderful time of the year – a time to get together with friends and family, enjoy favorite foods, decorate our homes, and exchange gifts. But it can also be a stressful season when you have too much to do and too little time – especially for families who have a...
     
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    The most wonderful season of all can also be the most dangerous. Winter weather conditions and power outages can cause major problems in the northern part of the United States. New York City can be unforgiving. Luckily, by taking the right precautions, you can remain safe this season. All Heart Homecare...
     
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    Safe, healthy, comfortable, and happy describe the elders years we hope for senior loved ones. Millions of family members in the US play roles big and small in making that happen. They are called family caregivers and provide billions of dollars in care to older adults each year. Senior Care Corner has published a new...
     
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    Considering New Year's resolutions to improve your health? A wellness guru who works with Fortune 100 CEOs and their companies says many people need more magnesium to help increase energy and improve productivity. "We're talking about health and performance and energy and stamina," says Chris...
     
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    When playing sports that involve rapid bursts, twists, and movements, a variety of groin injuries, including hernias, can occur. No matter how strong or flexible someone is, their lower abdominal wall can still weaken because of constant or particularly straining rapid movement. Dr. Shirin Towfigh of the Beverly Hills...
     
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    Forty-five percent of Americans say that poor or insufficient sleep affected their daily activities at least once in the past seven days, according to the National Sleep Foundation's inaugural Sleep Health Index. The Sleep Health Index is a new annual general population poll that tracks Americans' sleep...
     
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    As families gather during the festive season and feast over Christmas dinner, healthcare company Abbott warns of the need to be vigilant about poor eating and malnutrition in our older relatives. The warning comes as new research conducted on behalf of Abbott by YouGov reveals that, worryingly, only 12 percent of...
     
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    Sitting down to a high-fat, high-calorie holiday meal is a long-standing tradition that Health Net hopes Americans are willing to rethink. According to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Americans – on average – gain one to two pounds during the holidays. While that sounds like a manageable...
     
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    Perky Jerky, maker of premium beef- and turkey-flavored jerky, landed in over 220 high-end specialty retailers and supermarkets across Japan and South Korea in October 2014, with plans to be in China by January 2015. Its American ultra-premium turkey jerky line has experienced strong sales in its first several weeks...
     
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    Following a health checkup at the North Pole, Santa's veterinarian has given the green light to Rudolph's red nose and the rest of the reindeer that will be traveling the world this Christmas Eve. Dr. Rene Carlson, president of the World Veterinary Association and former president of the American Veterinary...