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    Gone are the days when alternative medicine was considered to be "hip" or just a bunch of hocus-pocus. Today, more and more doctors are combining modern technology with holistic medicine to combat a variety of conditions from migraines to menstrual cramps. Just as alternative treatments such as acupuncture...
     
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    Ads touting testosterone replacement therapy are ubiquitous on radio and television. But medical research has determined that its success at enhancing libido may come at a price. Researchers at University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth report that while testosterone replacement therapy can damage...
     
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    According to a new report by the National Gardening Association, food gardening in the US is at the highest level in more than a decade. Nearly 35 percent of all households in America, or 42 million households, are growing food at home or in a community garden, up 17 percent in five years. People of all...
     
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    The Avalon Organics brand recommits to its core message of Consciousness in Cosmetics by reminding women that their beauty choices have a real impact on our environment. Many conventional beauty brands consider the efficacy of their formulas to be priority one. This Earth Day, Avalon Organics brand urges consumers to...
     
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    The Parkinson Alliance announced today that the 20th Parkinson's Unity Walk will take place on Saturday, April 26 in New York City's Central Park. The Parkinson's Unity Walk is the largest grassroots event for Parkinson's disease; uniting thousands of supporters from across the country in a common...
     
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    The menopause transition period brings many uncomfortable symptoms. In the beginning, women may feel as though they are having more severe or even constant PMS. The fluctuating and declining estrogen levels are largely responsible for these symptoms. Women who are going through menopause may be more prone to menopause...
     
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    Did you know that consuming cherries might reduce your risk or modify the severity of diseases such as arthritis, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, blood pressure and cancer? According to the results of a recent study conducted by researchers at the USDA-ARS Western Human Nutrition Research Center, cherry growers are...
     
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    Easter signifies the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead and is a holy day for all Christians. The religious holiday bears no connection to popular Easter symbols such as the Easter Bunny. According to an article published in Discovery News, Easter Bunny was introduced to The United States of America in 1700s...
     
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    Did you know women are more likely to suffer from visual impairments like Age-related Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, and Cataracts than men? According to the National Eye Institute (NEI), out of the 3.6 million Americans over 40 who suffer from optical damage or injury -- including blindness --...
     
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    Despite years of effort by numerous organizations to help the public understand the pros and cons of consuming different types of dietary fats, a new survey by the Hass Avocado Board (HAB) reveals that most Americans are still unclear about the definition and role of "good" and "bad" fats. In the...