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Nutrition

What Are the Health Benefits of Eating Locally and Seasonally?

By On July 31, 2018

Learn about the health benefits of eating locally and seasonally.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

How Your Gut Affects Your Health

By On December 7, 2017

If your gut is unhealthy, you are at greater risk for a number of serious health issues. … Read More

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Health & Wellness

Coffee Consumption Linked to Numerous Health Benefits

By On March 17, 2016

There have been numerous studies that have studied whether coffee is good for your health. And like most studies, researchers have gone back and forth on the matter. … Read More

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Health & Wellness

Physicians-Nutritionists Collaboration Key to Addressing Obesity Epidemic

By On December 3, 2015

Obesity continues to be an ongoing public health issue. More than one third, or about 78.6 million, of the U.S. adult population is obese. Obesity accounts for 10 percent, or about… Read More

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Clinical Trials

To Raise Awareness We Need to Level the Playing Field

By On October 29, 2015

Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is extremely rare. It effects somewhere between 1 and 4 percent of cases of pediatric epilepsy. Although epilepsy is fairly well known, few people have ever heard of LSG.… Read More

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Exercise

Step It Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Walking

By On September 14, 2015

The U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, recently launched a campaign targeting the importance of walking: Step It Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities.… Read More

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National Wear Red Day

Heart Disease and Women: Know the Risks and Preventions

By On February 6, 2015

The goal of National Wear Red Day is to “encourage everyone to wear red, raise their voices, know their cardiovascular risk, and take action to live longer, healthier lives.” … Read More

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Stroke

Varying Risk Factors Leave Women More at Risk to Suffer a Stroke

By On December 18, 2014

Stroke is currently the fourth-leading cause of death in the United States, behind only heart disease, cancer, and chronic respiratory diseases… Read More

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Exercise

Why You Should Have Started Running Yesterday

By On September 18, 2014

I hate to run. That is what I have thought, or led myself to believe for years. I have been involved in sports for as long as I can remember, but I… Read More

Sleep Deprivation
Sleep Deprivation

Sleep Deprivation: More Dangerous Than You May Realize

By On February 24, 2014

Schedules packed with tasks and work days that seem to grow longer and longer means that sleep often takes a backseat.… Read More