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    Some of the bacteria and other microorganisms that exist in a woman's mouth, digestive system, reproductive organs, or other body parts may be essential for a healthy pregnancy, as well as to the development of the baby's own collection of microbes. But some – or too many of certain ones -- may lead to a...
     
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    Gina Naomi Baez and Tinkerbelle the dog (Youtube sensations from their "Let It Go" and "Cupcakes" viral videos) have done it again! This melt-your-heart Christmas music video "Puppy For Christmas" features tons of adorable shelter dogs who need a "warm and loving home." ...
     
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    Time and again, the topic of sudden cardiac death grabs the public's attention when football stars or other top athletes collapse from cardiac arrest in front of the live cameras. This important issue has long been a concern of heart specialists, for cardiac arrest often hits young, apparently healthy and...
     
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    Climbing ladders to hang holiday decorations. Traveling on icy roads and sidewalks. Sliding down snow-covered slopes and across frozen rinks. The holiday season may be full of good cheer — but it’s also fraught with opportunities for accidental injuries. And treating an unexpected mishap can put a bigger...
     
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    Meet "Naughty" and "Nice," Kari Gran’s two new exclusive, limited-edition Lip Whips arriving just in time for the 2014 holiday season. Naughty is a stunning burgundy sparkle, with a hint of plum to create a perfect sultry pout. Nice is a classic shade of glittery, peachy-nude for that...
     
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    The holiday season offers an abundance of opportunities to enjoy decadent foods, while also providing a ready-made excuse to not exercise outdoors due to the cold weather combined with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. The physicians at Cardiovascular Interventions (CVI), a cardiac state-of-the-art facility...
     
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    As cold and flu season reaches peak months, new research shows Pycnogenol (pic-noj-en-all), a standardized natural plant extract from French maritime pine tree bark, significantly shortens the duration of the common cold and reduces the severity of sore throat, congestion, headache, coughing and sneezing. "The...
     
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    During American Diabetes Month last month, the American Diabetes Association asked the country to vote online each week for their favorite seasonal foods and flavors. The winning picks inspired a special collection of recipes—a menu for America’s healthy holiday meal. The special occasion meal was unveiled...
     
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    Setton Farms Pistachio Chewy Bites – makers of 100 percent all natural pistachio and cranberry snack bars—announces a new partnership with celebrity chefs Jenny Engel and Heather Goldberg of Spork Foods. Engel and Goldberg, who founded and manage the Los Angeles-based gourmet vegan food company, have...
     
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    Since its arrival from the North Pole a few years ago, the Elf on the Shelf phenomenon has spawned countless blogs and Pinterest posts chronicling scout elf antics and children's reactions. This year, First 5 Sacramento and Dairy Council of California are teaming up to show parents and caregivers how to "haul...