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    US Potato Board Launches Guilt-Free Potato Goodness Recipe Contest with Special Judge Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien
    What is Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien’s favorite way to enjoy potatoes? “Twice-baked, stuffed with light cheese and veggies – YUM!” says the best-selling author, TV personality, and nationally recognized voice in weight management. The US Potato Board (USPB) is thrilled to partner with Hungry...
     
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    Breakthrough Video Offers Parkinson's-Specific Instruction on Getting Started, Staying Motivated, and Seeing Results with Exercise
    More than 50,000 new cases of Parkinson's disease are diagnosed each year in the US. The positive role exercise can play in managing the disease is increasingly acknowledged, yet information about how to exercise with Parkinson's disease remains scarce. In response to demand from the community, the...
     
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    Gen Xers and baby boomers should no longer ignore their hearing loss, says the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), which is raising awareness of the link between cardiovascular and hearing health in recognition of World Heart Day on September 29th. A growing body of research shows that a person...
     
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    Fall Allergy Capitals Report Ranks Most Challenging Cities for Allergies
    This fall could be a perfect storm for allergy sufferers, as global warming conditions boost ragweed levels and fall storms and tornadoes disperse allergens and outdoor mold, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). The 2013 Fall Allergy Capitals™ report released today by AAFA ranks the...
     
  • Natcore Technology Issued US Patent
    The US Patent Office has awarded patent no. 8,433,417 to Newcyte Inc. for a carbon nanostructure artificial retinal implant. Newcyte was purchased in 2009 by Natcore Technology Inc. “There are several other patents for artificial retinas,” says Dr. Dennis Flood, Natcore’s chief technology...
     
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    The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is the leading nonprofit in the United States fighting against eating disorders and supporting those who are affected. To raise funds, spread awareness about the seriousness of eating disorders, and support the local community, NEDA is holding its...
     
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    The Association for Dressings and Sauces supports Michelle Obama’s efforts to promote fruit and vegetable consumption among our nation’s children
    In support of the First Lady’s announcement today regarding the need to increase healthy eating among the nation’s children, the Association for Dressings and Sauces (ADS) is sharing tips and ideas to encourage fruit and vegetable consumption. “ADS supports healthful food options for our nation...
     
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    Get Up and Go! Make It Happen! Check It Out! Do Something Good! These actions are what define ChaseNYurFace.com.   ChaseNYurFace.com is all about living a complete and meaningful life, wherever you are and whoever you are. It’s about believing in positive and profound possibilities, and inspiring...
     
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    Specialty sporting goods retailer offers the top ten ways to celebrate women and fitness
    In honor of the 12th Annual National Women’s Health and Fitness Day on Sept. 26, Sport Chalet, Inc., a specialty sporting goods retailer, is encouraging women to take charge of their health and wellbeing by getting active. Whether enjoying a favorite sport or trying something new, regular physical...
     
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    21.8 percent of children poor – including over one-third of black and Hispanic children
    US Census Bureau data released today reveals 46.5 million poor people in America in 2012, including 16.1 million children, essentially unchanged from 2011. Children remain the poorest age group in the country with a poverty rate 21 percent higher than before the Great Recession. There are 2.75 million more children...