Health and Wellness
Bridging The Folic Acid Gap: American Women Aren’t Making Folic Acid Part Of Their Healthy Baby PlansJanuary 7th, 2014New survey findings prompt Grain Foods Foundation and Spina Bifida Association to focus on folic acid awareness this January
All women are at risk for having a pregnancy affected by a birth defect, and approximately eight babies are born each day with one of the most common birth defects, neural tube defects. Preventative measures are possible—in fact, if all women took the recommended amount of folic acid, up to 70 percent of neural tube defects would be prevented.
- January 7th, 2014
Hours away from tonight’s highly-anticipated BCS National Championship game in Pasadena, CA, Florida State University’s head football coach, Jimbo Fisher, is already celebrating a tremendous victory off the field. In addition to leading the No.
- January 6th, 2014Release coincides with folic acid awareness week, January 5 - 11, 2014
National Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies Coalition (HMHB), in partnership with TJL Enterprises, today released a new informational graphic that provides clinical guidance about the vitamin folic acid, and the recommended consumption for children ages 0-13.
- January 6th, 2014Support group turns to boxing to help caregivers and those fighting disease stay active
Sometimes a left hook is just what the doctor ordered.
- January 6th, 2014GenoVive Offers Weight Loss Strategies Tailored to Individuals’ Genetic Profiles
Losing weight is the most popular New Year’s resolution for 2014, but research shows that only eight percent of people are successful in achieving their resolutions. People fall back into old habits and give up when they do not see immediate results.
- January 3rd, 2014Recommendations for a healthy new year
Every year, many people say goodbye to the past year by making goals and resolutions for the new year.
But to reach these resolutions, it’s important to be in good health. You can begin the year on the right foot if you follow these recommendations for a healthier lifestyle.
- January 3rd, 2014Pledge to ask questions, modify behaviors, and Get Up! Get Out! and Get Moving!
Orthopaedic surgeons understand bone and joint health problems are among the most prevalent and debilitating health challenges Americans face.
- January 3rd, 2014
Company contributed nearly $7 million in products and funds to charitable organizations
- January 2nd, 2014Sugar isn’t the only culprit; “time on teeth” more important than people realize
Instead of an expensive gym membership or investing in costly beauty treatments to improve your appearance, consider a resolution to change your snacking habits. It can improve your health and appearance, while also saving you money.
- January 2nd, 2014
Menopause symptoms can disrupt a woman’s life and trigger numerous emotional and physical changes. Not only can these symptoms affect the quality of a woman’s life, but they can also leave her more prone to certain health problems, including cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis. Women who are suffering from problematic menopause symptoms can retake control.