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    Bicycle riding is a favorite pastime of children. Unfortunately, more children go to hospital emergency departments for bicycle related crashes than for any other sport. "As children start their summers, it's important for parents and children to go over safety tips for riding their bikes," says Susan...
     
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    The Arthritis Foundation today announced the release of a new symbol for products that are tested and proven to make daily tasks easier. Consumers who are looking for easy to use products will soon find a new Ease-of-Use logo on accepted products in retail stores and pharmacies nationwide. Consumers are encouraged to...
     
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    If you thought the restroom was the epicenter of workplace germs you don’t want to know about office break rooms and kitchens. The place where US workers eat and prepare their lunch topped the list of office germ “hot-spots,” with sink and microwave door handles found to be the dirtiest surfaces...
     
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    For many the Memorial Day Weekend marks the official start of summer. In the spirit of the season, MyEyeDr., a full-service vision healthcare company providing comprehensive eye exams along with dispensing prescription eyeglasses, sunglasses and contact lenses, offers 10 quick tips for summer eye care to educate...
     
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    The start of summer is the perfect time to enjoy delicious, sizzling meals straight off the grill!  Meatless grilling is an easy way to enjoy seasonal flavors without ruining your swimsuit diet. Plus, the occasional vegetarian dish can help you incorporate more vitamin-packed vegetables into your diet and reduce...
     
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    Deeply flawed process produces a dangerous and life-threatening recommendation
    Men's Health Network (MHN) and the Veterans Health Council are strongly opposing the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) final recommendation against the use of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing in the early detection of prostate cancer.  The PSA test, used with a DRE (digital rectal exam), is...
     
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    With Introduction of its Freshfoods Line, The NUK Brand Demystifies D-I-Y Baby Food, Saves Parents Money
    New parents have many decisions to make, and it doesn’t help to have hundreds of experts constantly contradicting what should andshouldn’t be done. In a move to inspire and empower the millions of new parents who are feeling overwhelmed with parenting advice, the NUK brand is...
     
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    Findings in mice suggests hope for patients with glaucoma, optic nerve damage
    Researchers have long tried to get the optic nerve to regenerate when injured, with some success, but no one has been able to demonstrate recovery of vision. A team at Boston Children's Hospital reports a three-pronged intervention that not only got optic nerve fibers to grow the full length of the visual pathway...
     
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    A new study conducted by UCLA School of Nursing researchers has found that serious leisure male cyclists may experience hormonal imbalances that could affect their reproductive health. The study, “Reproductive Hormones and Interleukin-6 in Serious Leisure Male Athletes,” was published in the...
     
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    A leading nutritional expert has called for more to be done by influential figures within the UK health and fitness industry after branding worrying obesity and diabetes levels as "freight trains running out of control".  Dr John Berardi, who was recently in the UK attending the FitPro convention,...