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    An exciting new dietary health product has been launched which promotes healthy digestion while strengthening the immune system. Stimflora is a prebiotic that stimulates the growth of beneficial intestinal bacteria that promote healthy digestion and reduce the toxins that are absorbed through the intestines. This...
     
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    A new study published in the January 2012 issue of Skin Pharmacology and Physiology shows that the regular intake of fruit and vegetable concentrates can improve objective markers of skin health.  After twelve weeks, those taking the food supplement (Juice Plus+ Orchard Blend and Juice Plus+ Garden Blend) showed...
     
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    This January, as part of National Birth Defects Prevention Month, the Grain Foods Foundation has partnered with the Spina Bifida Association to remind all women of childbearing age of the important role folic acid plays in preventing neural tube birth defects. Daily consumption of the B vitamin folic acid, beginning...
     
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    Some of the biggest names in Hollywood will be getting the gift of great skin at one of the premier Golden Globe events this month. Collagen M.D. products will be included in gift bags at the Golden Globe Awards Style Lounge, an invitation only event for nominees, celebrities, directors and writers. Collagen M.D....
     
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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....