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    Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance and The Balanced Mind Foundation join forces
    The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) and The Balanced Mind Foundation (TBMF) are joining forces to improve the mental health of, and facilitate wellness for, individuals living with mood disorders from childhood through adulthood. Historically DBSA’s programming has been almost exclusively focused...
     
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    Find your perfect apple match & ways to enjoy on apple growers’ new AppletizeMe.com website
    If you were an apple, what type of apple would you be? As peak apple season arrives, the US Apple Association (USApple) helps you get to the core of the matter with AppletizeMe, an online destination that matches your personality traits to your ideal apple variety. Are you a social butterfly? That makes you a...
     
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    Hundreds of salons participate in second annual charity event to benefit breast cancer awareness
    More than 350 salons will band together in solidarity on Tuesday, October 22, for the second annual Caring is Sexy Cut-A-Thon, a marathon styling event organized by hair care brand Sexy Hair in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Sexy Hair will donate 100% of the proceeds from each Cut-A-Thon appointment to Look...
     
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    “The right food for the right mood.”
    The Meehl House currently offers the only transitional residential home specializing in dialectical behavioral therapy that is an “Amen Brain Healthy Treatment Program” for clients with bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder, PTSD, depression, and substance abuse. Living in a supportive...
     
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    15 new recipes featuring grapes from California, tips for healthy eating and entertaining
    A new video series, starring five of the most recognized registered dietitians in the country, debuts with 15 new regionally inspired recipes featuring grapes from California, plus tips for healthy eating and entertaining. Shot in each dietitian’s hometown, the videos invite viewers into the kitchen to see the...
     
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    Portland-based veterinary practice shares advice for introducing a feline into the family with three special big cats in mind
    Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world’s largest veterinary practice and a proud partner of the Predators of the Serengeti exhibit at the Oregon Zoo, is thrilled to join in welcoming the three lion cubs born at the Oregon Zoo to their new home. Banfield knows that just like pet owners bringing home a new kitten,...
     
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    It’s time for apple harvest, and the fact that Americans love apples is no surprise. What is surprising is how in a relatively short period of time, new apple varieties have changed consumers’ perception of an old-fashioned fruit. Apples are no longer a fruit to be taken for granted with the advent of new...
     
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    23 women heart disease survivors become community educators, support network leaders for other women living with heart disease – leading cause of death in women
    WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is pleased to announce that 23 women living with heart disease have graduated from the 2013 WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. In doing so they have become WomenHeart Champions. WomenHeart is a national...
     
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    A service dog’s mouth is one of its most important assets. In order to perform essential daily tasks for their owners a service dog’s mouth must be in its healthiest state. Unfortunately, dental health issues continue to be one of the leading health risks for pets—service dogs included. That’s...
     
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    On World Osteoporosis Day, October 20, the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) is calling for women to take action now to protect their bone health. Broken bones due to osteoporosis often result in pain, immobility, and loss of quality of life as well as early death. In women over 45 years of age, osteoporosis...