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    Betty White is everybody's Golden Girl—and Morris Animal Foundation is especially grateful for all that she's done to create a healthier tomorrow for animals. Not only has Betty served as a trustee—since 1971—and president emeritus for Morris Animal Foundation but she has also...
     
  • Actress Angie Harmon and “The Rachael Ray Show” Help Kick-Off Culinary Competition
      Uncle Ben’s, the No. 1 selling brand of rice in the United States, today announced the launch of the Ben’s Beginners Cooking Contest, designed to empower and encourage parents to connect with their kids, one meal at a time. Part of the Brand’s BEGIN WITH BEN campaign, which illustrates how...
     
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    During flu season, when fever, aches, and chills hit, it is easy to forget one's manners.  A recent survey of more than 1,000 Americans found that nearly two-thirds (64 percent) of those who had influenza in the past three years admit to being "That Guy," who despite experiencing flu symptoms,...
     
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    Cookbook author and television host diagnosed with type 2 diabetes
    Novo Nordisk, the world leader in diabetes care, is teaming up with American cooking stars Paula Deen and her sons, Bobby and Jamie Deen, to launch Diabetes in a New Light, a national initiative to help adults find simple ways to manage everyday challenges associated with type 2 diabetes. To coincide with the launch...
     
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    New Research Finds Walnuts Rank Highest in Antioxidant Content Among Nuts
    During this time of year when diet and exercise are a top priority, more and more people are grabbing a handful of walnuts.  According to new research published in Food and Function, researchers from The University of Scranton in Scranton, Pa., compared the amount of powerful antioxidants called polyphenols in...
     
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    Obesity is a critical problem among America’s children. According to recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in three children is obese or overweight, putting them on the road to lifelong chronic conditions like diabetes and heart disease. As childhood obesity rates continue to rise...
     
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    If you or someone you care about is among the one in six Americans the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says is at risk for heart disease because of high blood cholesterol, you may be relieved to learn there are ways to reduce that risk. Cholesterol is a waxy, fatlike substance your body needs. If it builds...
     
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    Grand Prize Winner Earns Trip To Luxury Spa Plus $5,000 School Donation
    Soy milk has long been gaining ground as an alternative to dairy milk.   Corresponding with soy milk’s rising popularity, 8th Continent Soymilk has teamed up with TV Guide Network and its new series "Hollywood Girls Night" to launch a sweepstakes called "Lookin' Good, Feelin' Good....
     
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    70 Percent Report Feeling Guilty and Bad When They Do
    HealthyWomen, the nation's leading nonprofit health information source for women, and Allrecipes joined forces to survey home cooks about their healthy eating habits and, in particular, fast food consumption. Findings from the 1,563 persons polled, who were largely female, showed more than 56 percent ate at fast...
     
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    Psychologists warn of a rising public health dilemma, especially for high-risk groups
    The American Psychological Association's (APA) newly released report, Stress in America: Our Health at Risk, paints a troubling picture of the impact stress has on the health of the country, especially caregivers and people living with a chronic illness such as obesity or depression. The Stress in America survey,...