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    On Wednesday, April 2, Vitamin Angels participated in the Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Conference at the Institut Pasteur in Paris where it announced its commitment of $4.5 million to scale up co-administration of albendazole, a deworming treatment, with vitamin A to all eligible pre-school age...
     
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    The first person to swim across the English Channel did so in 1875. The first woman did so in 1926. This summer, three young members of the same family will attempt what has never been done before: to become the first team of tri-siblings to make the perilous swim simultaneously. The Wahls hope to do more than land...
     
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    As springtime finally brings a welcome thaw across the country, it's a great time to spring clean your snacking routine and power up your fitness regime. The California Almonds' Life Squad is ready to help break the boredom and make the most of warmer weather. This group of lifestyle experts led by actress and...
     
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    Thorbjörg, 54, is Scandinavia's antiaging queen. Her best-selling book, 10 Years Younger in 10 Weeks, reached cult status in Scandinavia by advocating a natural approach to health and beauty for women of all ages. Whether you're in your thirties wondering how to future-proof your body or you're...
     
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    Almost one year from the day when a young girl with autism was served a "broken cheeseburger" and a team member unknowingly saved the day, the lessons of compassion and understanding learned from a viral Facebook post still endure at every Chili's Grill & Bar restaurant across the country. The story...
     
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    Pharmacy plan members with specialty drug out-of-pocket costs (OOP) less than $250 are more likely to start taking their medication than those with higher OOP. This finding is according to a new study presented by Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) 26th Annual Meeting &...
     
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    According to new published research in the Journal of Nutrition, consumption of anthocyanin-rich foods such as strawberries may play an important role in lowering cholesterol and other risk factors for cardiovascular disease. To evaluate the effects of strawberries on cardiovascular risk factors, researchers at...
     
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    The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) and the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) announced yesterday an alliance that will focus on bringing awareness to the issue of childhood obesity. Together, HWCF and the BSA will work to promote solutions that help children achieve a healthy lifestyle through an energy-...
     
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    Pretzel lovers of the world may now commence the celebration! April is National Soft Pretzel Month, an opportunity to pay homage to this tasty ballpark fan favorite, movie theater companion, and trusty "go-to" for snack-lovers nationwide. With a long history dating back to 610 AD, pretzels have been a part...
     
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    Light Up the Blues, a documentary-style film recorded at last year's concert to benefit Autism Speaks, is now available through iTunes. The film captures an inspired evening of music emceed by Jack Black and features musical guests Crosby, Stills and Nash, Rickie Lee Jones, Lucinda Williams, Don Felder, Chris...