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    These aren’t your grandmother’s humidifiers!
    Humidifiers are a great way to help temporarily relieve dry air discomforts, counteracting the effects of dry harsh winter air by adding essential moisture to any room. Now a recent study published in the open access, peer-reviewed journal, Environmental Health, suggests that maintaining optimal relative humidity...
     
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    Call the “Don’t Be a Butterball” Hotline
    With the average Thanksgiving meal weighing in at a whopping 3,000 calories, Town Sports International (TSI) today announced the launch of its "Don't Be a Butterball" hotline, a toll-free service manned by certified personal trainers and dedicated to helping consumers battle the holiday bulge, one...
     
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    Kim Yen Nguyen has published her first book, an autobiography about the challenges of surviving war, only to fight again for the livelihood of her family years later when autism struck all three of her children. Touching experiences from the author's trip down memory lane, including a chance encounter with John F...
     
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    Even "gluten-free" meal options may not be gluten-free.
    “Gluten-free” is a growing trend, with an increasing number of restaurants now offering gluten-free menu options, but some establishments haven’t been properly trained around gluten intolerance and food allergies. As a result, they’re serving “gluten-free” meals that actually...
     
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    Autoimmune disorders can be painful and often distressing, but autoimmune disorders are more distressing than others. In a comparison of patient reported ratings on autoimmune disease impact on quality of life metrics, BioTrends Research Group found that patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and Lupus/SLE (SLE)...
     
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    Check out some holiday habits
    More than 75 percent of people choose not to put gravy on their Thanksgiving turkey, and 20 percent more people had sex during the holidays than did the dishes, according to new data released by LIVESTRONG.COM, a leading fitness, nutrition and health resource for consumers. LIVESTRONG.COM’s four million members...
     
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    Osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative arthritis, affects millions of people around the world, usually those who are middle aged or older. The disease is most commonly found in hands, neck, lower back, knees and hips. Currently, there are no therapies available to slow the progress of the disease, and treatment is...
     
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    Understanding the relationship between proper function of the upper cervical spine, cranial bones, and temporal-mandibular joint dysfunction (or TMJ dysfunction) is critical to a wellness and drugless approach to care. The most common symptoms associated with TMJ are pain with chewing—clicking or popping of the...
     
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    The organic you are planning to buy for your holiday meal might not be as healthy as you thought. "As The People's Chemist, I exposed the lack of trust in the vitamin industry and now I found the organic wine industry can't be trusted either," said Shane Ellison, an award-winning chemist, author of...
     
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    Safe, proven solution quickly fights the pain associated with America's most common disability
    Maybe there's no cure for America's most common disability, but for the estimated 50 million victims of arthritis, there's a way to get relief "sooner than later." Developed by a rheumatologist physician with over 30 years of practice and research, SOONER RELIEF is a breakthrough pain-relief gel...