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    Pediatric Biosciences developing diagnostic test based on findings
    Pediatric Biosciences, Inc. (PBI) today announced the publication of a new study showing that a significant percentage of women who have children diagnosed with autism have highly specific autoantibodies in their blood. These autoantibodies target and interfere with fetal brain proteins that play a major role in their...
     
  • Waiting for a flight at the airport? Why not put that time to good use and learn how to save someone’s life? The American Heart Association and American Airlines Occupation Health Services are helping passengers learn and practice lifesaving Hands-Only™ CPR while waiting for flights at Dallas/Fort...
     
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    Summer is here. Families everywhere get ready to make a break for the border. Some may travel to a far-off destination, while others just a car ride away. The annual vacation is meant to rejuvenate, relax, and take one away from the daily grind. However, the one thing we all have in common is the hurried anxious...
     
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    As part of the third-annual Tree-to-Table campaign, one restaurant in each US state will feature fresh cherries on its menu in honor of National Rainier Cherry Day on July 11
     In celebration of National Rainier Cherry Day on July 11, 50 top US restaurants will be dishing up at least one signature menu item featuring fresh cherries from the Northwest highlighting delicious Rainier cherries. For its third annual Tree-to-Table program, the Northwest Cherry Growers have handpicked one...
     
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    Celebrity Dietitian and FiberChoice® Offer Simple Tips for Healthy Summer Eating
    Summer may mean healthier diets for many, but a new survey finds that Americans are missing some key facts when it comes to making healthy summer food choices. FiberChoice® and celebrity dietitian Tanya Zuckerbrot, MS, RD—author and creator of The F-Factor Diet—have teamed up to offer simple...
     
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    This may very well be the most significant breakthrough in skin care since the discovery of retinol, says SanMedica International™
    Every year, the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology’s World Congress plays host to some of the top skin experts in the world, with research presentations and exhibits highlighting some of the most cutting-edge dermatology research in the industry. And this year, a breakthrough new product that...
     
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    With children nationwide soon to start a new semester, many parents will begin stocking up on school supplies and mapping out carpool schedules. Health Net, Inc.  is reminding moms and dads that their back-to-school to-do lists also should include an inventory of their children’s health, particularly...
     
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    To help save the lives of injured and ill mountain and Grauer’s gorillas and to sustain their populations in Rwanda, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gorilla Doctors is using the ViamoTM ultrasound system, donated by Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. The system is the first in the project...
     
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    While humans age visibly throughout their lives, cats typically do not begin to show visible signs of aging until well into maturity. By the age of seven though, a cat enters its mid-life stage—a critical timeframe for preventing diseases to help a cat age gracefully. “Different aged adult cats may...
     
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    Friends: Today, I’d like to tell you a bit about Project Bread’s “fresh approach to ending hunger.” At this time of year, fresh is certainly at the top of everyone's minds! Summer brings thriving gardens, busy farmers’ markets, and the type of fresh-picked produce that shines in our...