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    Nurses, doctors, lactation consultants, hospital administrators and physician leaders representing scores of birthing centers in hospitals across Michigan gathered today at the Michigan MotherBaby Summit to promote hospital policies that encourage breastfeeding. "You can't overstate the impact hospitals have...
     
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    A new study presented today by pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics (Prime), in collaboration with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross), at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's 2012 Educational Conference, showed that individuals with high cholesterol who stayed on their statin medications...
     
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    An indoor air quality study conducted by CHANGE, LLC at the Center for Air Resources Engineering and Science at Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY was published this month in the peer reviewed journal Inhalation Toxicology. The study compared harmful byproducts commonly found in cigarette smoke versus the levels of...
     
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    WorkFit Sit-Stand Workstations substantially reduce office sitting time
    A pilot study conducted by researchers at the University of Queensland in Australia, found that using an Ergotron WorkFit Sit-Stand Workstation that allowed workers to either sit or stand reduced on-the-job sitting time by more than 27 percent. Released in the September issue of the American Journal of Preventive...
     
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    The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the dietary supplement industry's leading trade association, today issued concern on behalf of responsible companies with government findings that an unacceptable number of companies are not following the law. The two reports were issued today by the Office of the...
     
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    As treatment options improve, six suggestions help sufferers find support
    Developing tinnitus can be more than bothersome. Individuals' reactions to the tinnitus perception can include mild annoyance, anxiety, depression, insomnia and other serious medical issues. Tinnitus is often described as buzzing, ringing, hissing, humming, roaring, or whistling that someone hears in the absence...
     
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    Safe, Pure, 100 percent Vegetarian Marine Omega-3s Provide Essential Support for Infants
    Nordic Naturals, leading manufacturer of omega-3 supplements, introduces Baby's DHA Vegetarian, made exclusively from microalgae, nature's original source of marine omega-3s. Baby's DHA Vegetarian provides essential omega nutrition without the use of fish. Like all Nordic Naturals omega oils, it is third-...
     
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    Timed to National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, New York Times Bestseller Dr. Ben Lerner has launched his book THE CANCER KILLERS available at beacancerkiller.com. While the medical field often points to the genetic tendency to develop cancer, Dr. Lerner's research indicates it's...
     
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    The Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation and Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, today officially launch the Health of Women Study (HOW), a long-term cohort study tracking the health of women via online and mobile platforms.  This new model for 21st century research was designed to facilitate finding the...
     
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    Sentimental Flavor Favorites Give Back with Donation to Protect Our Winters
    CLIF Bar’s highly anticipated seasonal flavors are back for the 10th consecutive holiday season. Throughout the decade, CLIF Bar has helped get athletes in the holiday spirit with limited-edition flavors that bring a distinctive twist to the best-selling energy bar. This year, CLIF Bar seasonal flavors...