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    The Most Important Are the Obvious
    The holidays should be a time for joy and celebration but too often families end up spending time in the emergency room or urgent care with eye injuries. This year, the US Customs and Border has blocked 2,000,000 toys from entering in the US. About 11,000 toy related eye injuries occur each year and 13 deaths occurred...
     
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    Today, Easter Seals released its Siblings Study to call attention to the experiences of caregivers as well as the services and supports families need. The Study, conducted by Ipsos and made possible by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), aimed to better understand the implications of adults who...
     
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    Learn to Stay Healthy with Pamela Young's "Natural Healing Foods"
    With the coming implementation of ObamaCare, Pamela Young's "Natural Healing Foods - A User-Friendly Reference to Nature's Pharmacy"may well be the most important book to buy this year. Here's why: The re-election of Barack Obama means that implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care act will begin in...
     
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    Health Canada is advising parents and caregivers not to feed honey to infants less than one year of age. Honey is the only food in Canada to which infant botulism has been linked. Healthy children over one year of age can safely eat honey because they have a very low risk of developing infant botulism.Infant botulism...
     
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    The holiday season is often fraught with inter-family stress, which in turn places couples in awkward positions. Dealing with this stress properly requires open communication and patience, which also happen to be two keys towards maintaining any long-term relationship. To further help couples to manage the inevitable...
     
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    Nordic Naturals is pleased to announce the addition of Vitamin D3 Vegan to its product line. The liquid formulation is naturally sourced from lichen and was developed for vegans, strict vegetarians, and consumers who prefer a non-lanolin form of vitamin D3. The plant-based formula is in the natural form of vitamin D,...
     
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    Janie Hoffman, founder and CEO of Mamma Chia, a conscious and sustainable company that offers delicious, high quality, organic chia-based beverages, has been named “Person of the Year” at the 10th annual BevNET Best of 2012 awards. Hoffman is recognized for her impact on the beverage industry, including the creation...
     
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    Seed Matters today gave a major boost to the nation’s growing interest in seed saving and sharing with the launch of a new program offering community seed tool kits to community groups and downloadable “How to” guides for saving, swapping and banking seeds. An initiative of the Clif Bar Family Foundation, Seed...
     
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    As temperatures go down, remember that the threat of the common cold and influenza traditionally rises. The nation's emergency physicians want to make sure you know the difference between the two and what, if anything, you can do to prevent from getting either. Prevention is key. Get your influenza vaccination."It's...
     
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    It's easy to eat too much and exercise too little during the holiday season. But it doesn't have to be that way. Although celebrations usually take place both at home and work, it is possible to enjoy this time of year while eating healthy and staying active.The tips below will help you get started.Control Your...