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    No Kid Hungry Campaign Launches National Breakfast Challenge
    The No Kid Hungry campaign today challenged America's leaders to connect one million more low-income children in this nation to school breakfast over the next two years. Currently, just over half of our nation's kids who need a free or reduced-price breakfast are getting one. "Eating a healthy breakfast...
     
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    Marcus Dobson first recognized the cognitive decline brought on by Parkinson's disease when he realized he no longer wanted to play with his grandchildren or even be in the same room with them. Bunny Fontrier wasn't having any cognition problems, but after caring for her mother with dementia she thought she...
     
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    ACL injuries are extremely common, especially in pivoting sports. The injury involves a torn ligament and produces instability in the shorter term. Although skiers and sports enthusiasts are usually aware of the short term issues associated with ACL injury, the risk of dramatic and debilitating long term consequences...
     
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    Eclectic Eggs and DIY Design
    Known for their daring design pairings of high-end modern and flea market finds, HGTV design couple and parents of seven, Robert and Cortney Novogratz, are sharing big and bold trends that will define Easter this year from the latest egg decorating ideas to brightest spring decor. DIY Egg Decorating "This year,...
     
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    Sara Macy knows that she's been fortunate. It was 12 years ago that she experienced difficulty breathing on a Saturday morning. She went to a doctor and he suggested that she had a bad case of nerves. During the following week, she added a cough to her list of complaints, and the doctor's diagnosis advanced to...
     
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    In celebration of World Sleep Day, Royal Philips today announced its Sleep Powers initiative for 2014, aimed at encouraging increased awareness of and education around the benefits of sleep and the important role it plays in powering everything that we do. "Sleeping well is essential to good health and loss of...
     
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    With St. Patrick's Day just a few days away, it's time to start making your preparations for the annual holiday that celebrates all things Irish. While the most popular modern rituals can make for a fun afternoon, for those with a little creativity, the holiday can be so much more than green shirts, line...
     
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    Today Safe Kids Worldwide released a new research report identifying new insights into why kids are getting into medicine nearly 500,000 times per year. Every minute of every day, a poison control center receives a call about a potential medicine poisoning for a child age five and under. And 64,000 times each year, or...
     
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    At Partnership for a Healthier America’s Building A Healthier Future Summit today, Knowledge Universe joined the fight against childhood obesity, and announced the Grow Happy initiative to help families lead healthier lives. The Knowledge Universe Grow Happy initiative urges families, including parents of the...
     
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    If there's one thing that all dentists have in common, it's that they regularly see young patients with tooth decay. Roughly 41 percent of children age 2-11 have had decay in their primary teeth, while approximately 32 percent of children ages 9-11 have decay in their permanent teeth. According to Marc...