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    World MS Day is May 28, a day to not only raise awareness about Multiple Sclerosis, but also a day to give patients and their loved ones a chance to say what their wishes are about MS.  Using only 130 characters we are being asked to finish one simple sentence:  “One day….” This is...
     
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    Swimsuit season has officially begun. But according to a survey just released by Nutrisystem Inc, a leading provider of weight management products and services, millions of Americans might not be sporting a swimsuit in public this summer. What's more, many may not have worn one in years. The survey,...
     
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    A recent New Zealand study published in the American Journal of Public Health, which claims to exonerate a link between fluoride and lowered IQ, is scientifically flawed and reveals blatant examiner bias, says the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). The study's co-author, pro-fluoridation activist...
     
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    According to the Arthritis Foundation, one in five adults in the US lives with arthritis. Of those diagnosed, 21 million reportedly face arthritis related activity limitations. Those limitations increase an individual's risk of falling and independently performing everyday tasks, ranking arthritis among the...
     
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    Outcast, the largest and fastest growing television network at the pump, reaching 38MM+ monthly viewers, announced today the findings of its Pulse at the Pump: Road Trip. The findings show that of Outcast's audience of summer road trippers (61 percent) scrap their healthy eating habits for fast food—...
     
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    A parking garage rooftop seems an unlikely site for a pre-school program, a meditation walk, or an Earth Day chapel service, but those are just a few of the activities you'll find atop the Trinity Lutheran College parking garage in Everett, Washington. Using 60 container gardens and a greenhouse, Trinity has...
     
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    Dogs are considered man's best friend, but a recent survey revealed many owners may struggle with how to best care for their pudgy pooches. Because maintaining a healthy weight can add years to a dog's life and help them avoid serious medical conditions, Purina Dog Chow Light & Healthy conducted a...
     
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    Today, three international innovators join forces to develop and deliver to patients the world's first portable artificial kidney. Debiotech of Switzerland, AWAK of Singapore, and Neokidney Development of an initiative of the Dutch Kidney Foundation, have signed a joint venture agreement to complete a...
     
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    From childhood on, we've all heard it: "Milk does a body good." And most of us accept this "truth" at face value. But Thomas E. Levy, MD, JD, says that not only is our country's commitment to calcium not bringing about the desired benefits, but it's also actively sabotaging our...
     
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    The Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) announced yesterday the top five trends Canadians should look for this summer at their local health food store. Summer is around the corner, and Canadians are eager for the inside scoop on this summer's new, effective ways to stay cool, hydrated, and healthy naturally....