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    At today's American Heart Association 2013 Wall Street Run & Heart Walk in New York City, bountiful flavors and wholesome Chilean nutrition will meet walkers' steps and runners' highs. The event is one of seven Heart Walk events that Foods from Chile will sponsor this year to help the...
     
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    "Happiness" on the Decline for Several American Population Subsets - Minorities, Recent Grads and Disabled
    Has the pursuit of happiness left Americans unhappy? Maybe, according to the Harris Poll® Happiness index, which uses a series of questions to calculate Americans' overall happiness. According to findings of a Harris Poll survey of 2,345 U.S. adults surveyed online between April 10 and...
     
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    A frosty beverage plucked from an icy cooler is as much a symbol of summer as sunblock and sandals. While we have all heard that too many alcoholic beverages can wreak havoc on the waistline—commonly referred to as a beer belly—a similar phenomenon known as sugar belly could be hiding under the lids of...
     
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    Cycling is a good form of exercise, so it's no wonder that more than 80 million bicycle riders in the United States have taken up bicycling for fun, and as a mode of transportation. However, with more than 1.4 million injuries reported in 2012, according to statistics from the Consumer Product Safety...
     
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    Summer is here and it's time to start heading outdoors. In some states, you can enjoy the outdoors year-round. It is OK to spend some time in the sun, but do not think for one minute that people with darker skin—including many in the African American community—have nothing to worry about when it comes...
     
  • Although there are genetic dispositions for Alzheimer's Disease, the late onset of Alzheimer's and by far the most common, is still a mystery. It's also expected to double by 2050. Today however, renowned New York science investor, Jeffrey Epstein—whose foundation has provided funds to...
     
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    A landmark study has revealed a new way to treat intracerebral hemorrhage which stands to help millions of people worldwide. The George Institute for Global Health study found that intensive blood pressure lowering in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage, the most serious type of stroke, reduced the risk of...
     
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     A newly launched consumer education campaign called Be Berry Aware is helping consumers identify high quality cranberry juices that pack the nutritional benefits they have come to expect from this flavorful beverage. Most people know that cranberries have a multitude of health benefits, but many consumers don...
     
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    Women check and use food label components more often and thoroughly than men, according to a recent study from the University of Alabama and published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and featured in the May issue of Food Nutrition & Science. The study, which looked at a sample of 573...
     
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    Author Shares How to Power Up Your Moves and Your Snacks
    With summer approaching quickly, now is the perfect time to focus more on fitness. Celebrity trainer Chris Powell wants to share his tips on how to get healthy and stay healthy all year long. Along with a new season of the hit ABC show "Extreme Weight Loss" tonight, Powell has released a new book, "...