- March 1st, 2012"Velella" Drifter Pen Project Completes Grow-out 3 to 75 Miles Offshore
Marine biologists at Kampachi Farms announced today the successful final harvest from the "Velella" Research Project, which raised fish for the first time in US Federal waters.
- March 1st, 2012
There is no arguing that now is a good time to get kids to make heart healthy choices. Nearly one in three American kids and teens are either overweight or obese; nearly triple the rate in 1963. So serve up a wholesome snack that kids really do love to eat—Grapple brand apples.
- March 1st, 2012
Early diagnosis and treatment can make all the difference when it comes to heart disease in dogs. It is important for dog owners to be aware of the signs of heart disease so they can bring potential issues to their veterinarian's attention as soon as possible.
People with Chronic Kidney Disease Should Have Hearing Checked During National Kidney Month, Better Hearing Institute UrgesMarch 1st, 2012
People with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and other diseases of the kidney should make hearing checks a routine part of their medical care, according to the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), which is offering a free, quick, and confidential online hearing check at www.hearingcheck.org.
- February 29th, 2012Results According to Senior Living Survey
Approximately 23 percent of Americans anticipate they will have to provide care for a loved one in the next year, according to a survey released today by A Place for Mom, Inc. (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral information service.
- February 29th, 2012Tasty Collection of Single-Serve Frozen Entrees Uses Steam to Bring Out Delicious Flavors from Real Ingredients
Kashi, the premier natural food and lifestyle company, today announced the launch of new, all natural Kashi Steam Meals—adding to its extensive family of frozen entrees. Available in four great-tasting flavors, including Chicken Fettuccine, Sesame Chicken, Roasted Garlic Chicken Farfalle and Spinach & Artichoke Pasta, the delicious, single-serve Steam Meals offer distinct tastes
- February 29th, 2012
Increased awareness about the signs and symptoms of stroke has likely contributed to a steady decrease in stroke deaths in Houston and Texas over the past few years. However, the disease is still the fourth leading cause of death in the United States and the leading cause of long-term disability.
- February 29th, 2012Allens, Inc. "Share Your Luck" Campaign To Benefit Winner & The Ocean Conservancy
Allens, Inc., a national leader in canned and frozen vegetables since 1926, continues the "Share Your Luck" Sweepstakes benefiting Ocean Conservancy and one lucky winner.
- February 28th, 2012
More than half (56 percent) of America's middle-income Boomers admit to knowing little or almost nothing about the Medicare program and one in seven (13 percent) falsely believe Medicare is free, the latest study released by the Bankers Life and Casualty Company Center for a Secure Retirement (SM) (CSR) reveals.
- February 28th, 2012Moderation is key to avoiding injury when bending and stretching
Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual discipline, originating in ancient India, that involves a series of stretching, posing and breathing exercises. When done correctly and in moderation, yoga can provide excellent conditioning and exercise; reduce stress; maintain joint and musculoskeletal health; and in some individuals, relieve joint or muscle pain.