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    Summer heat goes hand-in-hand with humidity – but it doesn't have to dampen your spirits or take your breath away. Leading nonprofit patient education organization Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) offers low-cost, family-friendly tips for improving the air in your home. "...
     
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    Adults who eat breakfast – especially if that breakfast includes ready-to-eat cereal – are less likely to have metabolic syndrome and many of the risk factors associated with metabolic syndrome according to new research published in the June issue of The Journal of Aging Research and Clinical Practice (...
     
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    Alzheimer researchers in Spain have taken a step closer to finding a blood test to help in the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. With approximately 75 percent of the estimated 36 million Alzheimer's sufferers worldwide yet to receive a reliable diagnosis, the potential impact on the lives of possible sufferers...
     
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    Just in time for the summer and "lemonade season," Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) is inviting supporters everywhere to join the fight against childhood cancer throughout June. Whether it's hosting an Alex's Lemonade Stand during the Foundation's national fundraising event, Lemonade...
     
  • Since the tornado hit Oklahoma last week, the nation has rallied to help those affected. And Pet Care Systems, maker of all-natural Swheat Scoop cat litter, was quick to remember even the smallest, fluffiest victims – homeless felines. Stepping up to the cause, the company has shipped 4,000 pounds of their new...
     
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    Each spring during "kitten season," thousands of newborn kittens join the millions of cats already in shelters across the country. That means your local shelter has tons of cute, cuddly newborns, in addition to all the mellow, older cats and everything in between. And the shelter staff is ready to help you...
     
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    June is migraine awareness month. It is a great opportunity to remember that this neurological disorder is complex and to distinguish chronic migraine from episodic migraine. Chronic migraine is characterized by 15 headache days or more per month, affects 1.4 to 2.2 percent of the population, or nearly 370,000...
     
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    Ask any parent, and most will tell you one of the biggest challenges is turning their picky eaters into healthy eaters. That's the mission of Sprout Foods, which offers chef-inspired, wholesome, and certified-organic foods for children: and it's the aim of the company's newly designed, interactive Web site...
     
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    At today's American Heart Association 2013 Wall Street Run & Heart Walk in New York City, bountiful flavors and wholesome Chilean nutrition will meet walkers' steps and runners' highs. The event is one of seven Heart Walk events that Foods from Chile will sponsor this year to help the...
     
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    "Happiness" on the Decline for Several American Population Subsets - Minorities, Recent Grads and Disabled
    Has the pursuit of happiness left Americans unhappy? Maybe, according to the Harris Poll® Happiness index, which uses a series of questions to calculate Americans' overall happiness. According to findings of a Harris Poll survey of 2,345 U.S. adults surveyed online between April 10 and...