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    Father & Son pharmacist team help the world sleep
    Creating a new dietary supplement might seem challenging in an industry flooded with products and the possibility of being duplicated by multi-billion dollar companies.  But that isn't stopping Dr. Stan and Tim Linnet of Linnet Biopharmaceuticals Inc. The entrepreneur duo are out to change the way America...
     
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    A new survey shows nearly half of US adults have a personal connection to Alzheimer's disease. According to a national survey for the Banner Alzheimer's Institute, the results also found more than seven in 10 adults, or 218 million Americans, worry about memory loss or the disease for themselves or a loved one...
     
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    Micropharma Limited today announced plans to launch Cardioviva, the world's only probiotic shown to naturally help reduce LDL-cholesterol, a risk factor for heart disease, by 11.6 percent in hypercholesterolemic adults.  Micropharma will launch Cardioviva in Canada and in the US in early 2013.   ...
     
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    Nearly one in five women in the United States suffer from overactive bladder (OAB), yet 80 percent of women with OAB never seek treatment and more than half believe that there are no effective treatments. As a result, women who suffer from OAB try to manage the condition on their own...
     
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    The fall time change offers opportunity to adjust sleep patterns
    On Sunday morning, the clocks fell back to mark the official end of daylight savings time (DST). Northwestern Medicine sleep experts warn that the one hour time shift can be disruptive to sleep patterns, but that it also offers an excellent opportunity to evaluate and improve sleep patterns. "As people reset...
     
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    Learn how vitamin D deficiency can contribute to chronic pain.
    Holistic pain management seeks to find treatment options to manage and treat pain in a way that works with the physiology of the body rather than against it. One very basic example of this is through identifying vitamin and nutrient deficiencies. Vitamin D is a vitamin that has large implications for treating...
     
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    The majority of our nation's secondary schools do not sell fruits and vegetables in school stores, snack bars, or vending machines, according to a new report by the Kids' Safe and Healthful Foods Project, a joint initiative of The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "Research...
     
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    During Diabetes Awareness Month in November, United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, wants people with diabetes to know that medical costs are lower when they receive treatment for gum disease. Earlier this year, United Concordia conducted a landmark study with parent company Highmark...
     
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    Charity Offers Life-saving Tips to Help Keep Children and Pets Safe
    Following storm tracking on their mobile command center within the 82-foot Rescue Rig that will serve as a base and housing for its specially trained staff and volunteers, American Humane Association is driving its famed Red Star Animal Emergency Services team into position to be ready with the support of MARS Petcare...
     
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    For the first-time ever, the National Psoriasis Foundation and the Arthritis Foundation will partner to educate Americans about psoriatic arthritis, a chronic autoimmune disease that affects roughly 87,000 Ohioans. To emphasize the importance of early diagnosis and treatment, the Psoriasis Foundation and Arthritis...