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    Move over, Oscars!  Today, American Humane Association is revealing the REAL winners of this year's top acting awards with the PAWSCARS, honoring the top animal stars in film and television. Hosted by TV superstar Pauley Perrette and Lou Wegner, the 2015 American Humane Association PAWSCARS are now available...
     
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    Strep throat as a life-threatening illness? No more surgeries due to high risk of infections? Answers to these questions and more will be available today with the release of the ground-breaking documentary "Resistance" on iTunes and Amazon.com. "Resistance" explores the journey of antibiotics from...
     
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    Development strategies that can improve health outcomes, such as providing protected bikeways, minimizing noise pollution, and offering amenities like community gardens, are highlighted in a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), the Building Healthy Places Toolkit: Strategies for Enhancing Health...
     
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    Premium New Zealand Ora King salmon has been recognized as one of the world's most sustainable. Following a year-long assessment process, a report released on Monday by Monterey Bay Aquarium's globally respected consumer guide Seafood Watch has rated New Zealand's marine-farmed salmon, including Ora King...
     
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    Legislation in NY Governor Cuomo's budget chips away at local governments' ability to stop fluoridation (proposal "M") instigated by the Schuyler Center and the NYS Health Department and two fluoridation-promoting advocacy groups. They misrepresent fluoridation safety, reports...
     
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    In the movie Still Alice, the main character, Dr. Alice Howland is a practicing professor of linguistics at Columbia University. The doctor is sensitively and emotionally portrayed by Julianne Moore. In the film, Dr. Howland's memory and general mental cognitive brain function are rapidly slipping away from her....
     
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    Despite the fact that high LDL-C (bad cholesterol) is a critical heart health factor for adults, 71 percent of Americans surveyed (n=2,033) are not sure of or do not recall their LDL-C (bad cholesterol) levels, according to the initial results from the Cholesterol Counts Poll released today during American Heart...
     
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    The UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) unveiled its new children’s book, “Oliver & Hope’s Superhero Saturday,” this past weekend at the North American International Toy Fair in New York City. Imagination takes flight in the third book of the award-winning Oliver &...
     
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    -Dole is using its position as one of the world’s largest providers of fresh fruits and vegetables to make the planet a happier, healthier place in 2015. Determined to show that a produce-based lifestyle has far-reaching and delicious benefits, the Westlake Village, Calif.-based health and nutrition leader has...
     
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    With a new, extreme round of cold weather upon us this week, it's critical to wear layers, stay warm, protect yourself against falls and injuries, and check in on elderly relatives, friends, and neighbors who may be at particular risk of cold-related health problems. Simple, quick steps can help you and others...