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    After much of the United States experienced an extended "polar vortex" this winter, summer can't come soon enough. As warm weather approaches, many Americans will gladly shed their winter coats for shorts, flip flops, and, most importantly, sunglasses. While many will look for fashionable...
     
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    Graduation… Graduation is a time to celebrate. But before the party starts, take the time to talk with your graduates about alcohol—it just may save a life. It's About Your Teen… A teenager's brain is still developing and it is very sensitive to alcohol's effects on judgment and...
     
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    For otherwise healthy middle-aged women who are overweight or obese, physical activity may be their best option for avoiding heart disease, according to a study that followed nearly 900 women for seven years. These findings were reported in a paper led by authors at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva...
     
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    Nearly one in two non-menopausal women ages 30 to 50 say they have experienced low sexual desire at some point in their lives, and many of these women (61 percent) felt distressed by it, according to a new national survey. Low sexual desire that is accompanied by distress and strains a woman's relationship with...
     
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    Three new studies featuring the impact of dietary and lifestyle factors on prostate cancer will be presented during the 109th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA). The research will be highlighted by study authors during a special press conference at the Orange County Convention...
     
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    If you or someone you care about is ever pregnant, there’s bad news, good news, and better news you may care to know. The bad news is the vast majority of pregnant women suffer from morning sickness, which, despite its name, can take place mornings, afternoons, or any time of the day--sometimes even several...
     
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    New public opinion survey results announced yesterday in conjunction with the start of the Assisted Living Federation of America’s (ALFA) 2014 Conference & Exposition reveal that those selecting a senior living community for themselves or a loved one place a high priority on cleanliness, healthy and...
     
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    The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) today announced the results of its Today's Podiatrist survey, which measures the public's attitudes toward foot health. The study, which surveyed 1,000 US adults ages 18 and older, revealed that nearly half of all women (49 percent) wear high heels, even though...
     
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    The lawn mower is one of the most dangerous household tools. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission 253,000 people were treated for lawn mower-related injuries in 2010, nearly 17,000 of them children under the age of 19.  Most childhood injuries due to lawn mowers are related to riding mowers, and...
     
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    May is the National Eye Institute's (NEI) Healthy Vision Month, designed to create awareness about eye health. EyePromise eye vitamins is honoring the observance by kicking off a program of its own.  To celebrate healthy vision, EyePromise has launched the EyePromise Moment campaign. Doctors, consumers, and...