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    A study of breast cancers detected with screening mammography found that strong family history and dense breast tissue were commonly absent in women between the ages of 40 and 49 diagnosed with breast cancer. Results of the study were presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (...
     
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    Winter appears to have arrived early, bringing with it record snowfalls and cold temperatures across the country. It also brings an increased risk for injuries. Whether shoveling snow, dealing with icy roads, or simply trying to walk on wet, slippery pavement, caution is the key word. "Wintry conditions require...
     
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    Some high school football players exhibit measurable brain changes after a single season of play even in the absence of concussion, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). "This study adds to the growing body of evidence that a season of...
     
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    Changes in brain connections visible on MRI could represent an imaging biomarker of Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia. As many as 5 million Americans...
     
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    Eating "clean" isn't always practical or feasible because of a fast-paced lifestyle and limited food availability. However, it's possible to stay on track, even during holidays, if you know the secrets to success, says Lifestyle Fitness Chef Jen Arricale, author of Healthy Recipes for a Busy Life:...
     
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    The recent news that the brain of actor/comedian Robin Williams showed signs of diffuse Lewy body disease has created more interest and coverage in this widely under-diagnosed condition than ever before. However, it can be difficult for the lay person to understand this complicated disease, and the Lewy Body Dementia...
     
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    Magnesium supplements can decrease the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), such as mood swings, irritability, depression, anxiety, bloating, fluid retention, breast tenderness, sugar cravings, headaches and poor sleep, which affect 75 percent of women. And in 20 percent of those women, the symptoms are so severe...
     
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    MegaFood, a leading whole food supplement producer, today announced a partnership with James Lake Farms to include the family farm’s certified organic cranberries in its Pure Cranberry supplement as well as its Farm Fresh Fruit Phenolic blend. The partnership will be announced via the second episode of MegaFood...
     
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    More than 46 million turkeys will be cooked this Thanksgiving holiday, according to the National Turkey Federation, but many families aren’t taking the specific actions needed to reduce their risk of foodborne illness. In an effort to help protect Americans from foodborne illness during the Thanksgiving season...
     
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    This Thanksgiving, after your second (or third) helping, you can make yourself feel better and lose some of the extra calories you have just consumed by supporting a good cause. If you're sick of the frenzy that ensues when Black Friday and the rest of the weekend rolls around with the endless lines of...