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    Thousands of children are treated for injuries related to playground equipment each year. The numbers are alarming and parents should pay attention. Statistics from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) show the following results for kids three-16 years in the US in 2011:   >>Approximately 104,157...
     
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    LensWay - the online optical store - have collated some of the most enduring of eye-care myths and revealed some surprising truths.   Carrots help you see in the dark TRUE! Well, kind of: carrots contain vitamin A, a lack of which can cause poor night vision. So, while tucking into ten carrots a day won't...
     
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    Health Canada is reminding Canadians that raw or undercooked sprouts should not be eaten by young children, older adults, pregnant women or those with weakened immune systems. Sprouts, such as alfalfa and mung bean, are a popular choice for Canadians as a low-calorie, healthy ingredient for many meals. Onion, radish,...
     
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    Caregivers Across America to Receive Financial Assistance via Wine
    For over thirty years Leeza Gibbons has been in front of cameras, delivering entertainment news, hosting her own talk show and even dancing her way into our hearts via Dancing With The Stars. Off screen her greatest accomplishments are seen in her tireless energy of giving back, and over the past decade she has become...
     
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    Leading weight loss supplement brand, Hydroxycut, offers further insight into new findings.
    Since the late 19th century, many dieticians and health professionals have felt that "a calorie is a calorie"; when people consume more calories than they expend – they become overweight. However, a recent article from The New York Times takes this viewpoint in a new direction following the results of...
     
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    Fractures or broken bones in children are among the most common injuries sustained by kids in the summertime, and a common reason to go to the ER for a pediatric X-ray. At The Methodist Emergency Care Center at Kirby, technology makes it possible for low dose imaging with fast results for patients of...
     
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    New research just published in the most recent Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition suggests that eating raisins may provide the same workout boost as sports chews. Conducted by researchers at the University of California-Davis, the study evaluated the effects that natural versus commercial...
     
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    Faith in Sobriety, a Houston-based recovery program, uses an innovative recovery method-- called a Sober Coach--to help people overcome drug and alcohol addiction and learn to live with the new reality of sobriety. While the concept of a Sober Coach may not be widely known, this adjunct therapeutic approach has a...
     
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    Experts agree that more than 65 million American caregivers, those who tend to special needs children, older parents, or loved ones with chronic illnesses or disabilities, need to take time to focus on their own well-being, both for themselves and those they care for.  These caregivers are far more...
     
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    24-hour preschool television channel Sprout, First Lady Michelle Obama and LazyTown have teamed up to promote active, healthy lifestyles for preschoolers with a series of new Let's Move! public service announcements, produced by Sprout and designed specifically for children ages two to five and their families....