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    "Cardiovascular disease is a complex and individualized condition. While it is important to understand the relationship between the nutrients found in foods we eat and how our gut processes them, this singular study does not change the decades of research supporting the important role eggs play in a healthy diet...
     
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    Family Caregiver Alliance's National Center on Caregiving has released new and updated Fact Sheets to help families make the complicated personal, legal and financial decisions that accompany caring for an adult with a debilitating health condition such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke or brain trauma. The Fact...
     
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    Regular exercise has been proven to reduce the chance of developing liver cancer in a world-first mice study that carries hope for patients at risk from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The research announced at the International Liver Congress 2013 involved two groups of mice fed a control diet and a high fat diet...
     
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    Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), namely DHA and EPA found in fatty fish, are associated with lower risk of heart failure mortality in adults with chronic heart failure or who have experienced a heart attack. These fatty acids may also benefit young adults at risk of cardiovascular disease due to impaired...
     
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    Around kitchen tables and in living rooms in homes across the country, more Americans are beginning to have that difficult conversation – discussing their end-of-life wishes. While it's important for loved ones to know the level of care and support you want at the end of life, it also is imperative that we...
     
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    Pet owners headed to the veterinary office this spring for their pet’s annual or semi-annual check-up are likely to hear these words from their veterinarian: “Your pet needs a heartworm test.” Testing, along with prevention, is an important part of keeping our dogs and cats healthy and free of...
     
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      Spring has arrived and warm weather is on its way. While many of us are eager for the change, nearly 50 million Americans now face the start of spring allergy season. Those who suffer from allergies are familiar with the nasal congestion, sneezing, and itchy and watery eyes that accompany change in seasons....
     
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      Research has long established the anti-inflammatory benefits of tart cherries, often linked to the fruit's powerful red compounds called anthocyanins. According to new studies presented today at the prestigious Experimental Biology annual conference in Boston, MA., tart cherries could also have...
     
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      Weight Rater, an organization that reviews weight loss products, discovers "women training" and "training for appearance" fitness trends based on search engine volume growth as well as the market success of product releases on a particular category. In 1997, the World Health Organization (...
     
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      While summer is a season known for relaxation and carefree living, taking the "lazy days of summer" too literally has its consequences. When the last bell of the school year rings, many kids leave behind valuable opportunities to play and learn. The majority of U.S. children are not getting the daily...