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    "Decide to Drive" offers distracted driving safety tips
    Summer. For teens and young adults the school break means more time for fun, friends, driving, and unfortunately, distractions – like texting, eating, and applying makeup – while driving. In fact, the summer months rank the highest for crashes and related injuries/fatalities among teen drivers and...
     
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    NBTY, a leading manufacturer and distributor of vitamins, supplements and sports nutrition, today announced that it will donate nearly $500,000 of Good 'n Natural bars, Balance Bars and bottles of children's gummy vitamins to support tornado relief efforts in Oklahoma. NBTY's donation is being made through...
     
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    Yet Most People Can't Name One Sign or Symptom
    Wyatt David was starting his day as an elementary school teacher when he had sudden trouble seeing. It was a stroke. Luckily, he knew the signs and got to the hospital right away for treatment. David is one of 592 Faces of Stroke featured on stroke.org demonstrating the personal side of stroke and educating the...
     
  •   As the school year draws to a close, for millions of American children the last bell of the year may cause more stress than summer celebration. For them, the end of school does not mean a few months of fun and relaxation. It means they may be at risk of hunger.  That's because only 2.3 million children...
     
  •   There's an ever-growing consumer awareness of the benefits of wild-caught seafood in terms of both healthfulness and sustainability. This grilling season, Blue Horizon Wild aims to hook those health and source-conscious shoppers and reel them in with their newly improved wild-caught Surf Burgers...
     
  •   White vegetables can provide key nutrients lacking in the diets of many Americans, and they can help increase overall vegetable consumption, according to the authors of a special scientific supplement published last week in the peer-reviewed journal, Advances in Nutrition. In fact, a key finding was that...
     
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      Existing research shows that bicyclists who wear helmets have an 88-percent lower risk of brain injury, but researchers at Boston Children's Hospital found that simply having bicycle helmet laws in place showed a 20 percent decrease in deaths and injuries for children younger than 16 who were...
     
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    A Three-Step Approach to Control Cortisol, Lose Weight, and Prevent Chronic Disease
      Charles A. Moss, MD, nationally acclaimed pioneer of integrative medicine, lecturer, and author, announces the release of his new book, The Adaptation Diet: A Three-Step Approach to Control Cortisol, Lose Weight, and Prevent Chronic Disease. Based on 35 years of clinical experience and cutting-edge...
     
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      Jeremy Kemp , a former 10 year sufferer of acid reflux, has launched a new website, AcidRefluxRx.net which offers accurate, detailed, and up-to-date information about the condition and alternatives to prescription and over-the-counter medications for a natural acid reflux cure. Visitors to the...
     
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      A round of golf is not only an enjoyable way to spend an afternoon outdoors, it's also a great way to exercise. The World Golf Foundation and Golf 20/20 commissioned The Walker Research Group to identify and report on the health and wellness benefits of golf participation. According to the...