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    When the 12th annual KJLH Women's Health Forum opens Saturday, April 28, 2012, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Author and Life Coach Michelle Hannah will be among experts with takeaway messages that empower and motivate. With free health screenings, exercise classes, presenters, life-changing information,...
     
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    Dental professionals across the country are campaigning during April’s National Facial Protection Month to encourage safe methods for facial, head and mouth protection. “Young or old, professional sports players or amateurs, we’re encouraging all of our patients to take simple steps to protect their...
     
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    New research presented this week at Experimental Biology (EB) 2012 suggests grapefruit may be a healthful choice for women striving to meet recommended intakes of fruit and key nutrients, and, when included as part of a healthy diet and lifestyle, may help reduce some risk factors associated with chronic diseases. As...
     
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    Soothing Side Effects and Managing Exposure Help Allergy Sufferers Get Through the Season
    According to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the 2011-2012 winter is the fourth warmest on record. The mild weather is triggering an unusually early release of pollen that causes pesky allergy symptoms. Beyond the itchy eyes, sneezing and runny nose, one overlooked side effect of allergies is...
     
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    Sunkist Growers wants consumers to know that small changes can make a big difference when it comes to better food choices. As a USDA National Strategic Partner, Sunkist has launched “MyPlate Meal Makeovers” to emphasize how following the Dietary Guidelines can help consumers reduce their daily calories,...
     
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    70 Percent Claim Comfort and a New Mattress are Key to a Good Night’s Sleep
    In honor of “Better Sleep Month” this May, Mattress Firm Inc, one of the nation’s largest specialty mattress retailers, and Protect-a-Bed, a leading provider of bedding protection launched a sleep survey to find out more about consumers’ sleep habits and perceptions. Some of the key findings of...
     
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    Education Programs, Awareness Events, and Walks Held Nationwide During May
    New research has shown that most Americans, 59 percent, know little or nothing about lupus and its devastating impact. This May for Lupus Awareness Month, the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is urging individuals nationwide to Band Together for Lupus Awareness to improve understanding of lupus,...
     
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    Throughout grocery store aisles, shoppers find many soy-based choices to complete a nutritious diet. In April, Soyfoods Month, US soybean farmers want to highlight the benefits of soy products and their availability in products that may not come to mind. Jim Stillman, a soybean farmer from Emmetsburg, Iowa, and...
     
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    Famed NYC Therapist Jonathan Alpert Outlines 5 Steps to Reach a Fulfilling Life in New Book
    If you've ever experienced talking to a therapist there's no doubt that "So, how does that make you feel?" has come up during a session. It's a question that infuriates Jonathan Alpert, New York psychotherapist, columnist and author of the just published BE FEARLESS: Change Your...
     
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    Non-profit Has Funded More than 80 Studies and Raised $20 Million
    The Gateway for Cancer Research always keeps one statistic in mind as it makes decisions on research to support: 1,500 cancer patients die each day. “Our primary consideration in granting support is to improve treatment options and quality of life for cancer patients today,” says The Gateway President...