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    National Campaign Spreads Awareness
    Frustration with a crying infant is the number one trigger for the shaking and abuse of infants. In an effort to help spread awareness about normal infant crying and the dangers of shaking an infant, the National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome is launching a national public education campaign to make tens of thousands...
     
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    Each year over 210,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with a primary or metastatic brain tumor – that’s over 500 people every day. Visioneer Inc, a leader in intelligent document imaging solutions announced today that this quarter’s chosen charity is the National Brain Tumor Society....
     
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    New research from Mathematica and Stanford shows a healthy recess can reduce bullying, improve learning time
    Strengthening recess transforms the school climate, paving the way for less bullying and more focus on learning, says a new study from Mathematica Policy Research and Stanford University. The randomized control trial specifically looked at what happened when schools partnered with Playworks, a national...
     
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    Operation Homefront and the Women's Self Worth Foundation (WSWF) announced that they have begun accepting applications for the 2012 Saban Military Wife Educational Scholarship. This prestigious scholarship program is funded by a $250,000 grant by WSWF and is aimed at wives of uniformed service members, so they can...
     
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    Majority of adults admit to not being at their ideal weight
    America’s quest for weight loss is never-ending, according to a new survey from FITNESS Magazine and Yahoo! Shine. The exclusive survey asked 2,001 women and men to reveal how they feel about their weight and if being skinny really matters. The survey revealed that 38 percent of adults...
     
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    Vitamin C is everywhere. It's in various whole foods. It's added to many processed foods. Vitamin C tablets, capsules, powders and liquids are available at thousands of pharmacies, supermarkets, warehouse clubs and websites. Yet, the CEO of Altrient, Inc., maker of high-performance Altrient C, says that when...
     
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    LunaRich soy powder delivers over five times key bioactive component
    Reliv International Inc., today announced that it has added LunaRich soy powder to Reliv Now for Kids children's nutritional supplement. The announcement was made live at 10 a.m. CDT via Reliv's social media platforms.    LunaRich is a Reliv-exclusive whole soy powder containing five to ten...
     
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    Unintentional poisonings from medicines cause more emergency room visits for young children each year than do car accidents. One key reason may be that nearly one out of every four grandparents says that they store prescription medicines in easy-access ways, according to a new poll. The University of Michigan Mott...
     
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    "Earth Day" Report Shows Real Cost of Dental Mercury Fillings
    Dental mercury fillings pollute the environment, contaminate fish and are far more costly for taxpayers than the alternative tooth-colored material, according to a new study released today by a broad coalition of health, consumer and environmental groups.  "The report's findings confirm that amalgam is...
     
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    An overwhelming number of breast cancer patients and survivors say that talking to other survivors is key to dealing with the disease. The findings, the result of a new national poll of breast cancer patients and survivors, inspired Edie Falco, the award-winning actress of the hit series Nurse Jackie and nine-year...