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    The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) today praised the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for acting to limit certain extra label uses of cephalosporins in major animal species—cattle, swine, chickens and turkeys—where misuse and overuse are cause for great concern. Extra label use...
     
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    Agile Health and technology partner GeneXus USA launch interactive, clinically proven smoking cessation program in the U.S. based on motivational text messages
    On the wave of New Year’s resolutions, Agile Health, a provider of mobile healthcare technology solutions to employers and other commercial health plan sponsors, together with technology partners GeneXus USA and HSA Global, has launched a clinically proven program that uses motivational and interactive text...
     
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    Orthopaedic surgeons offer tips to ensure safe shoveling, snow blower use
    Fallen snow must be cleared regularly to ensure pedestrian and driver safety.  However, if done improperly, shoveling or snow blower use can cause serious injury to the back, shoulders, hands or feet. According to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission: >> In 2010, more than 148,000 people were...
     
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    It's a new year, and many Americans are dieting with new resolve. To help them, US News & World Report has released its second annual Best Diets rankings. The centerpiece of Best Diets 2012 is US News's first-ever ranking of Easiest Diets to Follow. Dieters who choose a diet at or near the top of this list...
     
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    The Fresh Diet America's premier at-home meal delivery company announces today that it has recently partnered with HINT Water and Fitness Expert Jessica Smith to create a complete New Year's weight-loss resolution kit that will help you slim down in 2012.  Every new client that signs up in January for the...
     
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    The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland found just below the Adams’ apple. The thyroid produces hormones that influence essentially every organ, tissue and cell in the body. As many as 30 million Americans have thyroid dysfunction, although more than half remain undiagnosed. A new website www....
     
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    The “Year of the Supplement” has officially begun, as leading celebrity talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has chosen products from Natrol, Inc. as one of her top five “12 Days of Giveaways” bonus items. The Natrol products were gifted to the studio audience as a surprise along with a package from...
     
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    Stop & Shop offers healthy ideas for kids
    With the New Year brings a renewed commitment to making healthier choices. The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC is committed to providing customers with a variety of choices and programs to live a healthier lifestyle, including many with a focus on healthy kids. "With increasing rates of childhood obesity...
     
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    Vitamin Angels' is dedicated to reducing child mortality around the world by making essential nutrients available to infants and children under five. Each dollar donated to by the Vitamin Angels can help save the lives of four children. USPlabs, maker of the popular Jack3d and OxyElite Pro nutritional supplements...
     
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    Leading UK psychotherapist Peter Field advises his patients to abstain from eating meat and animal protein if they value their long-term mental health. According to him, there is a direct link between consumption of animal protein and cognitive dysfunction, which may result in Alzheimer's disease and senile...