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      *Better dental care for people with chronic medical conditions can reduce medical costs by more than $1,000 per person per year, even after the added expense of providing the dental care   *Companies that integrate medical benefits with dental benefits can provide their employees with...
     
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    Some people think consuming refined sugar is harmless. They allow themselves that indulgence every so often, and if they have children, they allow them candy, cake or ice cream. “Hey,” they might say, “we all deserve to enjoy ourselves once in a while; life is short!” Yes it is, and such folks...
     
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    Cost Savings and Treatment Alternatives are Among Top Reasons to Seek Second Opinions, Experts Say
    Millions of Americans wouldn’t hesitate to get a second opinion if their vehicle needed repair, yet a stunning percentage fail to seek a second opinion for important health decisions, a new survey reveals. A recent poll, conducted online by Harris Interactive on behalf of Invisalign® among over 2,000 US...
     
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    Majority of Members Have Chronic Sleep Problems That Point to Insomnia, But They Aren’t Diagnosed With The Condition
    Results from a new survey of 5,256 PatientsLikeMe members around the world reveal nearly one-third of respondents—people who live day to day with life-changing conditions—never (5%) or rarely (25%) get a good night’s sleep. Nearly half (44%) wake up a lot during the night every night, or...
     
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    Proactive techniques help combat Empty Nest Syndrome
    Parents often look forward to the day their children assert their independence and leave home, but for many parents, that anticipation is met with a surprising reality and complex challenge. Empty Nest Syndrome, a legitimate psychological phenomenon, may leave some parents with feelings of depression, guilt, or an...
     
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    Manufacturer of high-performance blending equipment partners with American Culinary Federation’s Chef & Child Foundation Program to fight childhood obesity
    Childhood Nutrition Day is October 16, but the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation’s Chef & Child Foundation is encouraging chefs to hold awareness events across the country throughout the entire month of October to help kids and families improve their health through proper...
     
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    Daily nuts consumption reduces by 28% the risk of cardiovascular disease and associated mortality
    Leading scientists have released the latest results of the large scale trials related to nuts consumption and health, particularly in myocardial infarction, stroke, and cardiovascular diseases. Recent scientific studies show the benefits of regular intake of nuts, not only associated with cardiovascular health but...
     
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    LifeAgain launches BlueMetric Select term life insurance - first program designed for men with active localized prostate cancer
    LifeAgain Insurance Solutions Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cardium Therapeutics, today announced its recognition of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. September 2013 has been declared National Prostate Awareness Month by presidential proclamation to “raise awareness, support research, improve...
     
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    Committed to giving each generation what it needs to grow healthy, Nordic Naturals announces the “What’s Essential™ School Supplies Giveaway” where one school will win $3,000 to spend on school supplies. Plus, the first 500 schools entered and verified will receive a copy of Pat Wyman’s...
     
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    As a part of their ongoing SHARE THE AIR commitment to community and education, Nu Century Herbs recently donated packets of their herbal respiratory supplement, Resprin, to Donate Boulder, an organization that provides community-organized flood relief for the victims of the recent Colorado floods. Their “act...