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    Vulvar pain and discomfort threatens the wellness, sexual satisfaction, and emotional well-being of at least 14 million women at some point in their lives, but only one-third will seek treatment. The condition is particularly problematic for post-menopausal women. A new study spearheaded by the Southern California...
     
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    Last year, the world watched as Latrobe, Pennsylvania, was officially recognized as the birthplace of the banana split with the unveiling of a historical marker from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This spirited, appealing ceremony, held at the location where the banana split was first created in 1904, kicked off a...
     
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    According to recent studies, adding new foods to packed lunches and snacks is key to satisfaction among children. In fact, one study published in the Journal of Pediatrics shows that replacing non-nutrient-rich snack foods such as chips with a combination of cheese and vegetables can help reduce calories by 72 percent...
     
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    Stone fruit from Washington state, including juicy peaches, nectarines, apricots, plums, and prunes, are now available on store shelves nationwide while the season lasts, approximately through mid-September. Thanks to the early summer weather in Washington, stone fruit farmers are anticipating a slightly...
     
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    For most people, a well-paying white-collar job definitely beats the kind of hard physical labor that can often lead to a variety of health problems as we get older–and we all love our modern conveniences. However, a sedentary lifestyle can definitely lead to its share of health issues, including deep vein...
     
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    The mantra for treatment for high blood pressure has been "the lower, the better," but that goal can potentially put patients at risk of kidney failure or death, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published yesterday in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Researchers examined the...
     
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    Considering that 90 percent of all US households purchase frozen desserts, the consumption of these products is as American as apple pie flavored ice cream. Previous generations of ice cream advertising stuck to the same themes: fun, indulgence, and nostalgia. However these days health has become a prominent addition...
     
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    Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign dedicated to educating consumers about the latest in olive oil industry news, lists the steps that are taken to produce extra virgin Italian olive oil. Extra virgin olive oil has a very distinguishable aroma and a flavorful taste. It is distinguishable from other...
     
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    Now that summer is in full swing, runners are gearing up for races and triathlons. However, while running is good for overall health, it can put stress on ligaments and joints, which often results in overuse injuries. A recent study by Harvard University showed that up to 75 percent of middle and long...
     
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    Can the relationship between dogs and people lead us to a better world? Maddie's Fund President Rich Avanzino thinks so, and will join the Chabot Space & Science Center as the keynote speaker to celebrate the "Pawsitively Incredible Science of Dogs" at the Second Annual Dog Days of Summer on ...