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    The FDA is warning to lock up the medicine in your home. They report that every year thousands of children are hospitalized—and some die—after taking medicine not meant for them. Teens share stolen prescription drugs at "pharm parties" and toddlers are tempted by colorful pills that look like...
     
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    During the week of Veterans Day, military personnel and accompanying guests will enjoy full access to 24 Hour Fitness amenities including an array of state-of-the-art fitness equipment and a variety of classes. “As a former naval officer, I’m proud of the commitment and sacrifice our armed forces make...
     
  •   Mayo Clinic researchers have developed a new way to assess a common cause of chronic diarrhea, microscopic colitis, using the Microscopic Colitis Disease Activity Index. A study describing the index was released today during the American College of Gastroenterology 2011 Annual Scientific Meeting and...
     
  • Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered why measles, perhaps the most contagious viral disease in the world, spreads so quickly. The virus emerges in the trachea of its host, provoking a cough that fills the air with particles ready to infect the next host. The findings may also help in the fight against ovarian,...
     
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    For many Americans, the end of Daylight Saving Time is as much of a fall tradition as pumpkin carving and football games. However, the result of sunset coming one hour earlier is a difficult transition for some. Clinical research has shown that the right amount of daily light exposure can help ease winter blues and...
     
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    Prepare for a healthy pregnancy by taking advantage of free prenatal vitamins. Introducing Bright Start, a program that will provide free prenatal vitamins to pregnant women in the 20 lowest income counties in America. "It's abundantly clear from the daily news that millions of Americans are going through...
     
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    You can get your daily dose of vitamin D with a simple serving of eggs. As the days grow shorter and winter approaches, it becomes increasingly difficult for many Americans to meet their vitamin D requirements.  In some areas of the country, it is difficult or impossible to produce sufficient amounts of vitamin D...
     
  • The Alzheimer's Association recently reported that every 69 seconds one person develops Alzheimer’s disease, leaving more than 4.9 million family members and friends to provide care for their loved one. In recognition of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month the California Association of...
     
  • Did you know that gratitude can help save your life? "Yes, it's true," proclaims stress relief Expert Lauren E. Miller. When you practice random acts of kindness and gratitude on a daily basis you get physiological benefits: ·      increased immune system · ...
     
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    The amount of “screen time” children are exposed to has significantly increased over the past few decades. Television, video and computer programs—including ones purportedly designed for infants and toddlers— have no educational benefits for kids under two and even pose developmental risks, the...