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    October 9 is National Pet Obesity Awareness Day, a day to recognize the importance of good nutrition and fitness for our pets. It is estimated that 54 percent of dogs and cats in the US are overweight or obese, placing them at a higher risk for arthritis, diabetes, high blood pressure and decreased life expectancy....
     
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    October is Spine Health Awareness Month and the Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) pediatric spine physicians want parents to understand the importance of scoliosis monitoring and early detection. MOR is the first center in the Midwest to develop and offer a new tool to measure your child's growth and monitor...
     
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    Targeting telomeres, the protective caps at the end of all chromosomes that are critical to healthy cell function, T.A. Sciences' products activate an enzyme that can slow down and possibly reverse age- and lifestyle-related telomere shortening. Short telomeres can cause mutations and degradations to chromosomes...
     
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    To help educate women in need, as well as provide funds for breast cancer screening and research, Cricket Wireless joins Mary J. Blige in support of Susan G. Komen for the Cure during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Cricket and Mary J. Blige (through Verve Records) will donate $10,000 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure in...
     
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    Tis the season for chopping, slicing and dicing. With that thought, the experts at CUTCO Cutlery advise that you have the right tools for the upcoming holiday cooking frenzy. "From creating multi-course holiday dinners to simple finger foods for cocktail parties, these five knives are holiday essentials,"...
     
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    As research showing a link between hearing loss and cognitive function mounts, the Better Hearing Institute is urging people to pay close attention to their hearing and take a confidential online hearing check at hearingcheck.org in recognition of National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month in November. BHI is...
     
  • LIFE IS PRICELESS FOUNDATION GALA (TheLIPF) celebrates its second year in their awareness and fight against depression and suicide at the NYC Surrogates Court Building on October 26th at 8pm with a 1920's theme. Timothy Price established TheLIPF as a way to help others after his brother took his life over...
     
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    Starting on playgrounds at an early age, many boys are taught that if they get knocked down, they should dust themselves off and keep playing. While these situations are chances for both genders to learn life lessons about perseverance and commitment, they can be the beginning of a lifelong trend of men avoiding the...
     
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    Findings from a study involving thousands of postmenopausal women suggest that women who develop invasive breast cancer may benefit from taking supplements containing both multivitamins and minerals. The new research, published today in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, found that the risk of dying from invasive...
     
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    Why do people go back time and time again, putting themselves through the suffering, misery, restriction and failure, so desperate to succeed, but never really getting anywhere?  Weight loss coach, Jo Mason is on a mission to solve this problem through her Defeating Diets weight loss program.   Weight loss...