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    To help in the fight against food insecurity across the country, US egg farmers will be donating nearly nine million fresh eggs to food assistance organizations coast-to-coast during the month of March. Families continue to struggle to put food on their tables, leading more and more to turn to food assistance...
     
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    American consumers confused on how to best reduce sodium intake
    While almost six in 10 Americans (58 percent) say they watch their sodium intake, new research from Mintel on consumer attitudes toward sodium reveals that there may be some confusion on where their sodium is actually coming from. Some 72 percent of consumers who are currently limiting their sodium intake say they...
     
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    ZeaVision, makers of the EyePromise brand of eye vitamins, has been selected by NFL great Terry Bradshaw to be featured on The Edge as part of the show's Extreme Innovations series. The Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback and on-air celebrity explores the advancement of visual performance in sport, and how...
     
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    This April, Paralyzed Veterans of America is marking the 67th anniversary of its founding by urging all Americans to take a stand for veterans. With the theme The Big Push for Progress and events across the country, Paralyzed Veterans Awareness Month highlights the unique challenges facing veterans with spinal cord...
     
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    Today's busy schedules mean family meals play second banana to getting out the door. Breakfast often suffers most with moms and dads feeling like traffic cops trying to manage the flow of the morning routine. In fact, because so many factors influence breakfast time, research shows that 40 percent of children do...
     
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    A mother's breastfeeding journey can be a rewarding, though often tenuous, experience. To honor those who help moms successfully nurse and reach their breastfeeding goals, Medela is calling for nominations for its Breastfeeding Hall of Excellence program. Those eligible for recognition include lactation...
     
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    New Venue, More Obstacles And A Longer Route Through Downtown Los Angeles
    Concrete Hero announced the 2013 Urban Obstacle Challenge will be held at Los Angeles State Historic Park and will feature several new LA-themed obstacles and an extended five-mile route through the streets and alleyways of downtown. Funds raised through Concrete Hero support a range of care and prevention programs by...
     
  • According to the National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse of the National Institutes of Health, up to 42 percent of women with diabetes experienced sexual dysfunction with a 33 percent increased incidence of vaginal dryness. Decreased vaginal lubrication and resulting vaginal dryness can make intercourse more...
     
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    Time spent in the waiting room is often a benchmark when patients consider choosing a doctor. According to a Vitals annual report analyzing US trends in patient care, the shortest average physician wait time in 2012 actually increased more than a full minute from 2011. Alaska topped this year’s list of states...
     
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    It's that time of year again –bags are packed and people all across the country are on their way to a week filled with fun in the sun. Spring break is a good time for rest and relaxation, but vacation is also a time when many of us lose track of healthy practices including nutritious eating or common sense...