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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...
     
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    Seniors will learn how to stay healthy and active to reduce the risk factors that contribute to heart disease, depression, high blood pressure and diabetes through a new chronic disease self-management program offered by Self-Help for the Elderly, supported by a grant from the Verizon Foundation. The $50,000 grant...
     
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    Probiotics for Babies Support Whole Family Balance
    With Mother's Day just around the corner, it's time to pay tribute to the women who exceed expectation on a daily basis and put their family's needs ahead of their own. From field trips and birthdays to sick days and doctors' visits, moms are there to offer love, support, and wisdom. They know just how...
     
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    Acne treatment has been in the headlines in recent months as studies have been conducted into the causes of the condition and the therapies used to tackle it. The team at The Laser Treatment Clinic in London has read the recent developments in this key area of dermatology with interest and has some advice for...
     
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    Sambazon, the pioneer of organic Amazon Superfood, today announced the first National Açaí Bowl Day will take place on April 6, 2013. In addition to Sambazon’s two Açaí Café locations in Southern California, more than 300 juice and smoothie bars nationwide are participating in...