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    While more than two-thirds of women ages 50-64 stated they are comfortable with using non-hormonal therapies for menopause-related hot flashes, only 10 percent reported they have talked to their doctor about these options. Additionally, more than half reported they were not aware of all the options available to them....
     
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    With temperatures soaring to record highs around the country, AAA cautions motorists not to underestimate the ways in which extreme heat can wreak havoc on vehicles.  With an estimated eight million automobiles in need of AAA's roadside assistance this summer, heat will take its toll on vehicles and their...
     
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    The Center for Science in the Public Interest wants global yogurt giant Dannon to put berries over bugs.  Dannon uses carmine—a dye extracted from the dried, pulverized bodies of cochineal insects—to give several varieties of fruit-flavored yogurt their pink color.  The nonprofit food watchdog...
     
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    Lazy, hazy days of summer may bring relaxation and recreation for many – but for insects in our midst, it's time to pick up the pace, build nests and reproduce. And woe to those who get in the way of their stingers! Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA), the leading patient education...
     
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    Vanilla wins the popular vote among Americans as the favorite ice cream flavor for a second year in a row, and premium ice cream is a top seller while frozen yogurt posts a steady increase in demand. These are a few of the findings from the second annual survey of International Ice Cream Association (IICA) member...
     
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    Global well-being improvement leader Healthways today announced it has entered into an exclusive partnership with Dean Ornish, MD, to operate and license his Lifestyle Management Programs. Dr. Ornish’s programs, combined with Healthways’ well-being improvement platform, will enable the Company to...
     
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    Millions of people around the world struggle to have access to clean, healthy sources of hydration. Koa Organic Beverages has created a revolutionary approach to obtaining pure and fresh hydration, by utilizing a vast, untapped reserve that has been historically overlooked: vegetation. Koa is 100 percent plant based,...
     
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    A recently released analysis on a small subgroup of study subjects that assessed omega-3 fatty acid levels in plasma is misleading and irresponsible according to Life Extension scientists at in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Conducted by researchers from The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center at the Fred...
     
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    The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced that 18,336 pets were adopted or reunited with their owners during the first month of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, a three-month competition where 49 animal shelters from across the country are working to increase...
     
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    Summer is the time for stretching out long days, picnics, fireworks, and romance. It's also the season for road trips which can offer you and your partner a time to escape your normal routines and really bond. Make the most of a long drive by trying new things and embracing your fundamental sense of adventure. Ten...