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    Majority of Members Have Chronic Sleep Problems That Point to Insomnia, But They Aren’t Diagnosed With The Condition
    Results from a new survey of 5,256 PatientsLikeMe members around the world reveal nearly one-third of respondents—people who live day to day with life-changing conditions—never (5%) or rarely (25%) get a good night’s sleep. Nearly half (44%) wake up a lot during the night every night, or...
     
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    Proactive techniques help combat Empty Nest Syndrome
    Parents often look forward to the day their children assert their independence and leave home, but for many parents, that anticipation is met with a surprising reality and complex challenge. Empty Nest Syndrome, a legitimate psychological phenomenon, may leave some parents with feelings of depression, guilt, or an...
     
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    Manufacturer of high-performance blending equipment partners with American Culinary Federation’s Chef & Child Foundation Program to fight childhood obesity
    Childhood Nutrition Day is October 16, but the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation’s Chef & Child Foundation is encouraging chefs to hold awareness events across the country throughout the entire month of October to help kids and families improve their health through proper...
     
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    Daily nuts consumption reduces by 28% the risk of cardiovascular disease and associated mortality
    Leading scientists have released the latest results of the large scale trials related to nuts consumption and health, particularly in myocardial infarction, stroke, and cardiovascular diseases. Recent scientific studies show the benefits of regular intake of nuts, not only associated with cardiovascular health but...
     
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    LifeAgain launches BlueMetric Select term life insurance - first program designed for men with active localized prostate cancer
    LifeAgain Insurance Solutions Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cardium Therapeutics, today announced its recognition of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. September 2013 has been declared National Prostate Awareness Month by presidential proclamation to “raise awareness, support research, improve...
     
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    Committed to giving each generation what it needs to grow healthy, Nordic Naturals announces the “What’s Essential™ School Supplies Giveaway” where one school will win $3,000 to spend on school supplies. Plus, the first 500 schools entered and verified will receive a copy of Pat Wyman’s...
     
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    As a part of their ongoing SHARE THE AIR commitment to community and education, Nu Century Herbs recently donated packets of their herbal respiratory supplement, Resprin, to Donate Boulder, an organization that provides community-organized flood relief for the victims of the recent Colorado floods. Their “act...
     
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    Costs are Staggering, but Easy Prevention and Treatment Options are Available
    It affects more Americans than diseases such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease combined. It can result in extremely long and costly hospital stays and a decreased ability in daily functioning. And it impacts more than 100 million people in the United States every year. “As Americans, particularly Baby...
     
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    US Potato Board Launches Guilt-Free Potato Goodness Recipe Contest with Special Judge Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien
    What is Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien’s favorite way to enjoy potatoes? “Twice-baked, stuffed with light cheese and veggies – YUM!” says the best-selling author, TV personality, and nationally recognized voice in weight management. The US Potato Board (USPB) is thrilled to partner with Hungry...
     
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    Breakthrough Video Offers Parkinson's-Specific Instruction on Getting Started, Staying Motivated, and Seeing Results with Exercise
    More than 50,000 new cases of Parkinson's disease are diagnosed each year in the US. The positive role exercise can play in managing the disease is increasingly acknowledged, yet information about how to exercise with Parkinson's disease remains scarce. In response to demand from the community, the...