- January 9th, 2012
A new study published in the January 2012 issue of Skin Pharmacology and Physiology shows that the regular intake of fruit and vegetable concentrates can improve objective markers of skin health. After twelve weeks, those taking the food supplement (Juice Plus+ Orchard Blend and Juice Plus+ Garden Blend) showed an increase in skin microcirculation, a process resulting in positive
Grain Foods Foundation Joins Spina Bifida Association in Stressing the Importance of Folic Acid in Birth Defects PreventionJanuary 9th, 2012
This January, as part of National Birth Defects Prevention Month, the Grain Foods Foundation has partnered with the Spina Bifida Association to remind all women of childbearing age of the important role folic acid plays in preventing neural tube birth defects.
- January 9th, 2012
Some of the biggest names in Hollywood will be getting the gift of great skin at one of the premier Golden Globe events this month. Collagen M.D. products will be included in gift bags at the Golden Globe Awards Style Lounge, an invitation only event for nominees, celebrities, directors and writers.
- January 6th, 2012
The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) today praised the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for acting to limit certain extra label uses of cephalosporins in major animal species—cattle, swine, chickens and turkeys—where misuse and overuse are cause for great concern.
- January 6th, 2012Agile Health and technology partner GeneXus USA launch interactive, clinically proven smoking cessation program in the U.S. based on motivational text messages
On the wave of New Year’s resolutions, Agile Health, a provider of mobile healthcare technology solutions to employers and other commercial health plan sponsors, together with technology partners GeneXus USA and HSA Global, has launched a clinically proven program that uses motivational and interactive text messaging to help people quit smoking.
- January 5th, 2012Orthopaedic surgeons offer tips to ensure safe shoveling, snow blower use
Fallen snow must be cleared regularly to ensure pedestrian and driver safety. However, if done improperly, shoveling or snow blower use can cause serious injury to the back, shoulders, hands or feet.
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- January 5th, 2012
It's a new year, and many Americans are dieting with new resolve. To help them, US News & World Report has released its second annual Best Diets rankings. The centerpiece of Best Diets 2012 is US News's first-ever ranking of Easiest Diets to Follow.
New Thyroid Awareness Website Launched in Paisley Theme as part of Thyroid Awareness Month in JanuaryJanuary 5th, 2012
The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland found just below the Adams’ apple. The thyroid produces hormones that influence essentially every organ, tissue and cell in the body. As many as 30 million Americans have thyroid dysfunction, although more than half remain undiagnosed.
Ellen DeGeneres Selects Natrol Nutritional Supplements as One of Her Top Five Bonus “12 Days of Giveaways”January 5th, 2012
The “Year of the Supplement” has officially begun, as leading celebrity talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has chosen products from Natrol, Inc. as one of her top five “12 Days of Giveaways” bonus items.
- January 5th, 2012Stop & Shop offers healthy ideas for kids
With the New Year brings a renewed commitment to making healthier choices. The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC is committed to providing customers with a variety of choices and programs to live a healthier lifestyle, including many with a focus on healthy kids.