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    Different Roads to Learning Inc., a global retailer of educational products for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental disabilities, today announced the launch of Tell Me About It! Learning Language by Receptive Function, Feature & Category, an iPhone/iPad app for developing early...
     
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    The manufacturer of the nation's first organic baby formula today announced findings from independent laboratory tests that refute recent allegations its products may have contained high levels of arsenic. The testing, conducted by FDA-recognized laboratory Applied Speciation, found formula products manufactured...
     
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    Breakfast Leader and Charity Come Together During National Breakfast Week to Fight Childhood Hunger
    Studies show that breakfast can help kids boost their academic performance-improving behavior, reducing absences and tardiness and increasing focus and physical performance. Yet, the alarming reality is that one in five US children live in homes where food is not always available, making breakfast hard to come by....
     
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    “The Smarter Science of Slim” is the Largest Scientific Analysis of Fat Loss and Health Ever Conducted
    "Biology is not a matter of opinion; it’s a matter of fact,” said author Jonathan Bailor, who collaborated with scientists worldwide and conducted extensive research on nutrition and exercise for more than ten years before summarizing it in “The Smarter Science of Slim” which launched on...
     
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    FDA Ignores Links Between Statins and Over 300 Health Conditions
    Are statin drugs leading to more problems than just diabetes and memory loss as the FDA says? Following on the heels of the FDA announcing changes to the safety information on statin labels (e.g. Pfizer Inc's Lipitor, AstraZeneca's Crestor and Merck & Co's Zocor) concerning blood sugar and memory...
     
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    A high autumn birth rate points to a winter peak in fertility
    With Valentine's Day, consistently cold weather, and school vacations, you might think that February is the month when most babies are conceived. That would translate to more births around November than any other time of the year. According to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data, however, more...
     
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    New Videos Provide Tips to Help Americans Meet the Recommended 10,000 Steps per Day
    Despite recommendations that suggest the average American should take around 10,000 steps a day to maintain proper fitness, many people take about half of that, averaging 5,117 steps daily. Even people in professions known for being on-the-go are often falling short when it comes to meeting walking goals. For example...
     
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    The 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans encourage an increased focus on fruits and vegetables and an understanding of proper portion sizes. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association) helps consumers understand how to implement these suggestions into their daily lives with...
     
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    GOT MILK? & Dairy Council of California Collaborate for National Nutrition Month to Provide Tips for Consumers
    Today, consumers are looking for ways to eat healthy and to incorporate more authentic, natural and wholesome foods into their diets – the less processed the better.   But with quality, wholesome foods also comes the misconception that eating healthy can be expensive.  That's why the...
     
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    Three Simple Steps to a Healthy Plate
    March is National Nutrition Month, the perfect time to "get your plate in shape" with mushrooms. Elizabeth Ward, registered dietitian, mother of three and author of MyPlate for Moms: How to Feed Yourself & Your Family Better, uses a combination of mushrooms and meat in her recipes to bring another...