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    Health Resources & Free Screenings Offered in Support of 'Go Red For Women' Movement
    On the first day of American Heart Month, Rite Aid has launched a two-month campaign giving customers access to free heart health resources including "Take Heart" health guides, blood pressure screenings, and online tools and assessments at riteaid.com/heart. Rite Aid stores nationwide will also conduct in-...
     
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    Cost is the Most Common Barrier to Healthy Meals; Meal Planning & Food Budgeting Can Help
    Low-income American families are cooking dinner at home most nights but are struggling to make healthy meals, according to a new study released today from Share Our Strength's Cooking Matters with support from the ConAgra Foods Foundation. The research suggests that although 85 percent of the families surveyed say...
     
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    Most people brush their teeth every day, but far fewer of us remember to do the same for our pets. This February, during Pet Dental Health Month, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is reminding pet owners that bad breath can be a sign of serious health problems. "Periodontal disease is the most...
     
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    Nothing goes together more than men and sports—and among cheers for touchdowns, tackles, and sacks are requests to pass the chips, wings, and pizza. But heart health doesn't have to be compromised along the way. In honor of American Heart Month in February 2012, CanolaInfo is promoting heart-smart eating...
     
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    During National Children's Dental Hygiene Month in February, James Bramson, DDS., chief dental officer for United Concordia Dental, wants to emphasize the importance of good dental health to overall childhood wellness.   "More and more scientific evidence is emerging that links the health of your mouth...
     
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    Healthy Ones is supporting women's heart health in February 2012!  Healthy Ones announced a promotion with WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease to help increase heart health awareness and raise money for promoting women's heart health. Profit from purchase of Healthy Ones this...
     
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    February identified as month when UK feels fattest so Weight Watchers is 'surround sounding' the UK at 11am on February 1st to motivate everyone to kick-start a healthy lifestyle Researchers have discovered a new phenomenon which has been dubbed 'Flab-ruary' - the month when people feel...
     
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    New research finds milk drinkers scored better on memory and brain function tests
    Pouring at least one glass of milk each day could not only boost your intake of much-needed key nutrients, but it could also positively impact your brain and mental performance, according to a recent study in the International Dairy Journal. Researchers found that adults with higher intakes of milk and milk...
     
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    Enter Online for the Chance to Meet the Star of the Emmy Award-Winning, “The Dr. Oz Show”
    In 2011, more than 80,000 Dr. Oz fans entered for the chance to win a whirlwind trip to New York City culminating in a Heart-to-Heart with the doctor himself. Back by popular demand, Dr. Oz has once again partnered with Metamucil during Heart Health Month to offer his biggest fans another chance to meet him live and...
     
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    Teens are not consuming enough whole grain foods, according to a recent study from the University of Minnesota at St. Paul and featured in the January issue of Food Nutrition & Science. The study, that analyzed adolescents aged 12 to 19 years old in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES,...