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    Data from a recent study published in Scientific Reports demonstrates the utility of a new technology product to help people overcome the natural effect of aging on vision (often referred to as presbyopia). In the study, all subjects who required reading glasses to read newspaper font size became glasses-free...
     
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    Drinking a cup of black tea three times a day may reduce blood pressure, according to new research
    A six month study by scientists at the University of Western Australia (UWA), Unilever and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia suggests that people who drink black tea throughout the day may get the benefit of a slight reduction in their blood pressure. Funding for the study was provided by...
     
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    Watch the Public Television special with Daniel G. Amen, MD, beginning February 25 and set to air coast-to-coast until March 18, and you may look, feel and think younger every day with a "high-performance brain." The Public Television Special, "Use Your Brain to Change Your Age," is based on Dr....
     
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    New Study Uncovers Revolution in Attitudes Toward Health
    In recent decades, the relationship between humans and their health has evolved at an astounding rate. Increased knowledge and new tools and technologies have removed much of the mystery and unthinking acquiescence from the healthcare equation. Where once we were at the mercy of local medical authorities, now we can...
     
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    It’s not too late to make small, reasonable steps toward eating and living well.
    With each new day comes a fresh new beginning and an opportunity to make small strides toward eating and living better. Rather than diving into a full-fledged overhaul and setting unrealistic resolutions, commit to making three small, yet realistic, lifestyle changes.   1. Eat Wholesome Foods Let’s begin...
     
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    Some May Be Suffering In Silence
    The gluten-free industry is booming; it has grown 27 percent since 2009 and sales of gluten-free foods exceeded $6 billion in 2011. However, despite an increase in popularity and product development, celiac disease and gluten intolerance could be widely undiagnosed, according to recent research, just one percent of...
     
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    A Comprehensive Explanation of Diabetes for Kids
    Health Nuts Media announces the completion of Understanding Diabetes, a seven-part animated video series designed to educate children and their parents about diabetes diagnosis and management. This series adds to the growing library of digital health literacy content Health Nuts Media has made available to hospitals...
     
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    Average life expectancy has risen dramatically during the last century. The US Census Bureau estimates that the number of centenarians, people who live to be 100, rose from 2,300 in 1950 to nearly 80,000 in 2010, and will exceed 600,000 by 2050. And according to the Society of Actuaries, a 65-year-old couple now has a...
     
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    February 26th is World Pistachio Day, so why not take a moment to reflect on the amazing history and modern day health benefits of this wonderful nut?   Originating from the Middle East, pistachios are one of the oldest flowering nut trees, with evidence suggesting that humans were enjoying them as early as 7,000...
     
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    Ajinomoto North America, Inc. is offering "red carpet" nutraceuticals for weight management and better sleep quality to the 2012 Academy Award nominees and presenters.  The first Japanese nutraceutical to be featured at the GBK Luxury Gift Lounge for the Oscars, Ajinomoto will showcase Capsiate Natura,...