Health and Wellness
- September 20th, 2013Costs are Staggering, but Easy Prevention and Treatment Options are Available
It affects more Americans than diseases such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease combined. It can result in extremely long and costly hospital stays and a decreased ability in daily functioning. And it impacts more than 100 million people in the United States every year.
- September 20th, 2013US Potato Board Launches Guilt-Free Potato Goodness Recipe Contest with Special Judge Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien
What is Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien’s favorite way to enjoy potatoes? “Twice-baked, stuffed with light cheese and veggies – YUM!” says the best-selling author, TV personality, and nationally recognized voice in weight management.
Cycling Legend Davis Phinney's Foundation Launches New How-To DVD On "Parkinson's Exercise Essentials"September 20th, 2013Breakthrough Video Offers Parkinson's-Specific Instruction on Getting Started, Staying Motivated, and Seeing Results with Exercise
More than 50,000 new cases of Parkinson's disease are diagnosed each year in the US. The positive role exercise can play in managing the disease is increasingly acknowledged, yet information about how to exercise with Parkinson's disease remains scarce.
- September 20th, 2013
Gen Xers and baby boomers should no longer ignore their hearing loss, says the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), which is raising awareness of the link between cardiovascular and hearing health in recognition of World Hear
- September 19th, 2013Fall Allergy Capitals Report Ranks Most Challenging Cities for Allergies
This fall could be a perfect storm for allergy sufferers, as global warming conditions boost ragweed levels and fall storms and tornadoes disperse allergens and outdoor mold, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA).
First Self-Powered Artificial Retina Could Allow Normal Visual Acuity and Restoration of Color VisionSeptember 19th, 2013Natcore Technology Issued US Patent
The US Patent Office has awarded patent no. 8,433,417 to Newcyte Inc. for a carbon nanostructure artificial retinal implant. Newcyte was purchased in 2009 by Natcore Technology Inc.
- September 19th, 2013
The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is the leading nonprofit in the United States fighting against eating disorders and supporting those who are affected.
- September 19th, 2013The Association for Dressings and Sauces supports Michelle Obama’s efforts to promote fruit and vegetable consumption among our nation’s children
In support of the First Lady’s announcement today regarding the need to increase healthy eating among the nation’s children, the Association for Dressings and Sauces (ADS) is sharing tips and ideas to encourage fruit and vegetable consumption.
Defying Diagnosis and Exceeding Expectations: 11-Year-Old Autistic Boy and Mother Create Family-Friendly Blog and Online Cooking ShowSeptember 18th, 2013
Get Up and Go! Make It Happen! Check It Out! Do Something Good! These actions are what define ChaseNYurFace.com.
- September 18th, 2013Specialty sporting goods retailer offers the top ten ways to celebrate women and fitness
In honor of the 12th Annual National Women’s Health and Fitness Day on Sept. 26, Sport Chalet, Inc., a specialty sporting goods retailer, is encouraging women to take charge of their health and wellbeing by getting active.