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    If you have aging parents, now is the time to discuss what's important to them as they near the end of their lives. Too many adult children wait to have end-of-life conversations when their parents are dying or in the midst of a crisis. The topic may seem downright frightening, but it is important to know your...
     
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    Yesterday, Eli Lilly and Company announced results from an analyses of five datasets evaluating the relationship between cognitive and functional impairment in patients with mild Alzheimer's disease in the natural course of the disease. Analysis findings demonstrate that cognitive deficits predict subsequent...
     
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    A new survey of Americans ages 34+ shows that 67 percent frequently experience joint stiffness and other concerns.  Although occasional joint issues are commonly associated with aging, the research shows that 66 percent of Gen-X and 67 percent of Boomers feel the effects such as overworked joints--almost an equal...
     
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    At a time when there is a national consensus that quality healthcare should be evidence-based and patient-centered, that we should eliminate unnecessary medical tests and focus tightly on improving health outcomes, lawmakers in a majority of states have enacted laws that put ideology above women's healthcare....
     
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    Classic candy flavors get a savvy upgrade with Legit Organics. The Oregon-based candy company is forgoing the phony, chemical-laden ingredients found in popular candy to keep it real with pure organics, instead. Not only is the family-run brand committed to legitimately more wholesome classic candy recipes, but it...
     
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    A decreased ability to identify odors might indicate the development of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease, while examinations of the eye could indicate the build-up of beta-amyloid, a protein associated with Alzheimer's, in the brain, according to the results of four research trials recently...
     
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    While green products and services continue to be top-of-mind for Americans, Millennials are emerging as some of the most committed purchasers of sustainable products and services. Today, SCA, the maker of the Tork brand of away-from-home hygiene products in North America, shares this finding as part of its annual...
     
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    A major new study from the United Kingdom finds conclusive evidence that organic crops, and the food made from them, are nutritionally superior to their conventional counterparts, corrects many of the shortcomings of earlier studies and should put to rest any doubts about the benefits of organic, said the lead...
     
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    The summer mosquito season is in full force, and as the weather heats up and summer rains fall, mosquitoes are at their peak season of breeding. The greater the mosquito population, the more chances there are of getting bitten by the bothersome, disease-carrying pests. So the heat of summertime is the perfect time to...
     
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    Participation in activities that promote mental activity, and moderate physical activity in middle age, may help protect against the development of Alzheimer's disease and dementia in later life, according to new research reported today at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2014 (AAIC 2014)...