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    Regulation Impacts Millions of Americans Relying on Gluten-Free Foods
    Boulder Brands commends the FDA’s decision today to standardize gluten-free labeling. Glutino and Udi’s, Boulder Brands’ gluten-free brands and trusted pioneers and leaders in gluten-free living, have spent years advocating for the FDA to create this mandate. This...
     
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    Ninety-Two Percent Of Americans Can't Tell You
     "Antioxidant" is a healthy living buzzword that we hear almost every day.  Top nutritionists, trainers, and health professionals emphasize the importance of antioxidants in maintaining overall health, yet most Americans are still unclear about this life-saving molecule. A new survey for MonaVie, a...
     
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    Nearly six of ten Americans will develop kidney disease in their lifetime, according to a new analysis published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases. In comparison, lifetime risk of diabetes, heart attack and invasive cancer is approximately four in ten. As a result of this and previous studies, the National...
     
  • The findings of a double blind study showed for the first time that plant-based rice protein has identical benefits to dairy-based whey protein.  The study used Growing Naturals' Organic Rice Protein made with Axiom Food's Oryzatein, with a controlled population of bodybuilders and measured how they built...
     
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    There's a reason 98 percent of domestic fresh figs come from California – the warm, California sunshine provides the perfect climate for growing delicious and nutritious figs! And, thanks to an un-seasonally warm start to the summer, the 2013 fresh California fig season is officially underway two weeks ahead...
     
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    HealthPocket today released its analysis of the "Top 10 Medical Services Excluded by Health Insurance," with long-term care (98 percent); cosmetic surgery (98 percent) and infertility treatments (94%) leading the list of the most common services not covered by insurance. The Essential Health Benefits that...
     
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    Many women seeking breast reconstruction as part of a mastectomy to treat or prevent cancer can use their own body's tissue for breasts that are comparable in appearance and touch to their original breasts, according to R. Michael Koch, MD, a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon with the New York...
     
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    Going out to enjoy a summer day at the beach or a movie theater sounds easy enough to most, but if you're one of the thousands of severely wounded or disabled veterans returning from Afghanistan or Iraq, just getting ready to go can be overwhelming – just as it was for veterans of previous deployments. Tens...
     
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    Americans' consumption of sugar (sucrose) has decreased by 35 percent in the past 42 years according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), but the results of a recent poll show that most parents believe just the opposite. The poll—conducted online by Harris Interactive on behalf of The Sugar...
     
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    Each year, Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, celebrates the most clever, creative and quirky pet names nationwide. After a thorough selection process, 50 unusual dog names and 50 unusual cat names were chosen from VPI's database of more than...