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    With confusion swirling in the news regarding honey's sources and authenticity recently, the National Honey Board (NHB), a federal research and promotion board with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) oversight, wants to clarify any misconceptions surrounding this natural sweetener. In a 2013...
     
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    Considered the "silent killer," high blood pressure affects approximately one billion people worldwide, including one in three adults in the United States. From May 15 – 18, 2013, members of the medical community from across the globe gather at the 28th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Society...
     
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    Today, American Express released a new study on American views towards success: The American Express LifeTwist study. The study, conducted by the Futures Company, confirmed that most Americans believe success is no longer rooted in a sense of “arrival,” but defined primarily by the experiences they...
     
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    Move over cupcakes and cake-pops, this season's tastiest wedding trend has officially arrived, wedding cheese cakes. Elegant wheels of California cheese stack up to create a savory spin on the classic wedding cake and offer couples a tasty way to personalize their special day. While cupcakes, cake-pops and...
     
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    Build a better bowl of cereal to start the day right with Kellogg's MyBowl – a new interactive resource designed to help bring US Dietary Guidelines to life and aid consumers in meeting dietary intake recommendations. Building on its 100-plus year commitment to health, wellness and nutrition, the digital...
     
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    A new study released today from Mathematica Policy Research and the John W. Gardner Center for Youth and Their Communities at Stanford University suggests that there may be more to recess than just a break in the school day. The randomized controlled trial of Playworks, a nonprofit organization that delivers a safe,...
     
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    On May 3rd  2013, the Spiritually based endeavor, "Living On Light" began an experiment designed to demonstrate that the human body is capable of thriving without food. In order to test the validity of this assumption, one subject, Naveena Shine (the founder of "Living On Light") has put...
     
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    "Only old people get arthritis."  "Arthritis is just aches and pains. You just have to learn to live with it."  These are just two of the common misperceptions about arthritis.  The reality is that two-thirds of the 50 million adults with arthritis are younger than 65 years old. More...
     
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    When Wende King went in for a routine ultrasound at 23 weeks pregnant, she wasn't expecting to stay. But during the examination, her Kaiser Permanente physician told Wende that she would have to be monitored at the hospital until the babies were born. Wende and her husband were scared. "The statistics for a...
     
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    According to the National Fire Prevention Association there are 5,000 outside BBQ grill fires annually that require fire departments to respond. And there are another 3,600 BBQ grill fires that cause damage to the structure of homes. Here are some quick tips to help you enjoy a safe BBQ grilling season; 1. ...