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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,...
     
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    Features simple one-tap food logging through its intuitive and graphical interface
    Calorie Count, a free award-winning health and wellness Web site with more than 3.1 million members, has launched its first app for iPad, designed to help members easily and quickly track their progress with tools and functionality that complement the iPad.   Using the app, one of the first health and wellness...
     
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    In a reversal of two decades of medical reports, a Mayo Clinic study finds the frequency of nerve damage called diabetic polyneuropathy is similar in prediabetic patients and healthy people. Physicians should seek explanations other than prediabetes for patients who have painful small fiber polyneuropathy, the...
     
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    New research suggests that mothers who experience migraine may be more likely to have a baby with colic than mothers without a history of migraine. Colic is defined as excessive crying in an otherwise healthy infant. The research was released today and will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 64th...