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    Every year, millions of people around the world celebrate Mardi Gras and Carnival. It's a worldwide festival of parades, music and, of course, richer, fattier foods leading up to the 40-day season of Lent, during which Roman Catholics traditionally reduce their consumption of meat. In fact, the term "carnival...
     
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    Jamba Juice Company, a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand, continues to support healthy habits this spring with whole fruits and vegetables in their Fruit & Veggie Smoothies and Fresh Juice Blends.  Jamba's Fruit & Veggie Smoothies are a delicious and nutritious way to get three full servings of...
     
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    In 2011, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Board of Directors declared obesity a disease state. And in 2013, the American Medical Association (AMA) agreed, approving an AACE-sponsored resolution on the floor of its House of Delegates. While many understood this to be a pivotal moment in the...
     
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    A new study just released in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that different flavors of peanuts – salted, spicy, honey-roasted, or unsalted – result in positive health benefits. The study, "A Randomized Trial on the Effects of Flavorings on the Health Benefits of Daily Peanut...
     
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    Squeezing more veggies as well as more probiotics into your diet just got easier with new Veggie Kefir from Lifeway Foods, Inc. The first veggie/kefir combo on the market, this new savory smoothie with its choice of Tomato, Cucumber and Beet varieties is a great change of pace from fruity probiotic fare. It not only...
     
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    Happiness can change the world, and there's an uplifting addition to the calendar to help spread and share the joy: The United Nations has officially recognized March 20th as The International Day of Happiness. To celebrate, Live Happy LLC, a company dedicated to promoting and sharing authentic happiness through...
     
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    They never thought it would happen to them — but the youngest baby boomers will turn 50 this year, and with an unprecedented life expectancy of 78.7 years, they are the newest of their generation to come to grips with the need to maintain healthy brains as they age. Now, as emerging research indicates that...
     
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    Sports have been termed as a necessary element in the development of physical strength, health and wellness. According to fitness experts people who engage in different sporting activities as part of the leisure are physically stronger and healthier compared to those who don't. Nutritionists say that in the...
     
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    Today is a special day for heroes, both two- and four-legged alike. American Humane Association, the oldest national humane organization, is pleased to announce that the semifinalist round of public voting is now open for the 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards, presented by the Lois Pope LIFE Foundation...
     
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    Boll & Branch, the leading manufacturer and online retailer of luxury organic bedding, today released the results of a nationwide survey indicating which overstressed celebrity is most in need of a restful night's sleep. Justin Bieber topped the charts, followed by Miley Cyrus and ...