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Nutritional sciences students educate elementary school kids on healthy eating - Penn State News

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-12-08 13:19

Penn State News

Nutritional sciences students educate elementary school kids on healthy eating
Penn State News
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Most kids wouldn't think twice about eating a brownie. But what if that brownie also included a healthy vegetable, such as black beans? That was the idea — incorporating vegetables into everyday snacks — at one of the ...

Springfield doctor offers warning after 911 caller says he drank 32 cans of Monster Energy - Springfield News-Leader

Energy Medicine - Fri, 2017-12-08 12:31

Springfield News-Leader

Springfield doctor offers warning after 911 caller says he drank 32 cans of Monster Energy
Springfield News-Leader
When first responders met the man outside of the Walmart on South Campbell Avenue in Springfield, they determined he was OK and likely exaggerating about his Monster intake. But the incident raised a question: What would happen if someone actually ...

Real versus fake Christmas tree – which is better for the environment? - OCRegister

Carcinogens - Fri, 2017-12-08 12:29

OCRegister

Real versus fake Christmas tree – which is better for the environment?
OCRegister
Real trees generate about one third of the carbon generated by faux trees and they don't use PVC, which churns up carcinogens during manufacturing and disposal. Both factors work in favor of real trees. But the story was published in New York and the ...

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Official Toll in Puerto Rico: 62. Actual Deaths May Be 1052. - New York Times

Diabetes - Fri, 2017-12-08 11:50

New York Times

Official Toll in Puerto Rico: 62. Actual Deaths May Be 1052.
New York Times
... of death in September were diabetes and Alzheimer's disease, although the causes of death are still pending for 313 of the September deaths. The number of diabetes deaths was 24 percent higher than it was last year — and 39 percent higher than it ...

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Nuun now selling Vitamins tablets line in Canada - Bicycle Retailer

Vitamins - Fri, 2017-12-08 11:14

Bicycle Retailer

Nuun now selling Vitamins tablets line in Canada
Bicycle Retailer
SEATTLE, Wash. (BRAIN) — Nuun is expanding the availability of its recently introduced vitamin hydration product into Canada. Nuun Vitamins will debut in Canada at Whole Foods and MEC. "Our society is in a critical state with preventable chronic ...

Nuun now selling Vitamins tablets line in Canada - Bicycle Retailer

Vitamins - Fri, 2017-12-08 11:07

Bicycle Retailer

Nuun now selling Vitamins tablets line in Canada
Bicycle Retailer
SEATTLE, Wash. (BRAIN) — Nuun is expanding the availability of its recently introduced vitamin hydration product into Canada. Nuun Vitamins will debut in Canada at Whole Foods and MEC. "Our society is in a critical state with preventable chronic ...

Contrast-enhanced digital mammography comparable to breast MRI after therapy or chemo - Science Daily

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:59

OncLive

Contrast-enhanced digital mammography comparable to breast MRI after therapy or chemo
Science Daily
Thirty-four patients received chemotherapy, and six patients received endocrine therapy. Researchers interpreted radiographic images in a blinded fashion and compared residual size on imaging to pathology from surgical samples. Their results indicated ...
CDK4/6 Improved PFS in Older Women with HR+ Metastatic Breast CancerOncLive

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Crop Advisor's Casebook: The case of the yellow-tinged spring wheat - Grainews

Nutrient Deficiency - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:49

Grainews

Crop Advisor's Casebook: The case of the yellow-tinged spring wheat
Grainews
After checking Rob's fertility plan, I doubted we were dealing with a nutrient deficiency. “Could the issue be chemical damage from herbicide applications on surrounding crops?” asked Rob. This, too, was not the case. Spray drift could be ruled out ...

All I Want for Christmas is Golden Rice - American Council on Science and Health

Vitamin Deficiency - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:44

American Council on Science and Health

All I Want for Christmas is Golden Rice
American Council on Science and Health
Actually, I want more than just having Golden Rice — I want it to be widely available to people who eat rice as a staple food. And I want to see the results of that consumption in the decrease in the number of children worldwide who go blind because ...

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Global Astaxanthin Market - Expected to Reach $814 Million by 2022 - PR Newswire (press release)

Nutrient Deficiency - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:33

Global Astaxanthin Market - Expected to Reach $814 Million by 2022
PR Newswire (press release)
The astaxanthin market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.02% from 2017, to reach USD 814.1 Million by 2022. Astaxanthin has been gaining significance due to its health benefits and a wide range of end-use applications. It finds usage in animal and ...

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Fiber: The Sexiest Nutrient Yet - Natural Products INSIDER

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:22

Natural Products INSIDER

Fiber: The Sexiest Nutrient Yet
Natural Products INSIDER
With tremendous versatility in form and action, and an endless list of health benefits, fiber is the next-best nutrient and ingredient. Fitting perfectly into trends, it can easily be an attractive element, and turn almost any food and drink into a ...

Barickman supportive of marijuana legalization - Pontiac Daily Leader

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:11

Pontiac Daily Leader

Barickman supportive of marijuana legalization
Pontiac Daily Leader
“If we look to the professionals wrestling with opioid addicts, what we find is that the addiction is the result of a (prior) addiction to painkillers,” one that led to a subsequent addiction to something worse. “That's far different than the notion ...

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Yes, You Can Have A Postpartum Depression Relapse - Romper

Postpartum Depression - Fri, 2017-12-08 10:08

Romper

Yes, You Can Have A Postpartum Depression Relapse
Romper
Given the emotional rollercoaster and lack of sleep new moms experience with the birth of a new baby, it's no surprise that approximately 1 in 7 moms suffer from postpartum depression or what the more low-key of us call the “baby blues.” Though it ...

Video Game “Loot Boxes” Are Like Gambling for Kids — and Lawmakers Are Circling - The Intercept

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 09:52

The Intercept

Video Game “Loot Boxes” Are Like Gambling for Kids — and Lawmakers Are Circling
The Intercept
“For something to be considered gambling, the classic definition [is] risking something of value on an unknown outcome in hope of getting a payoff,” he said. “With a loot box, it's pretty much that.” Les Bernal, national director of Stop Predatory ...
Here's how a US lawmaker plans to fix loot boxesCritical Hit
US Lawmaker Begins Drafting Anti-Loot Box Laws, Aims to Ban Sales of Predatory Games to Those Under 21PlayStation LifeStyle
EA May Not Bring Certain Loot Boxes Back to 'Star Wars Battlefront II'RollingStone.com
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Christmas And New Year's Day Are Bad For Your Health - Huffington Post Canada

Heart Disease - Fri, 2017-12-08 09:46

Huffington Post Canada

Christmas And New Year's Day Are Bad For Your Health
Huffington Post Canada
... heart disease in New Zealand, where the Christmas holiday occurs during their summer season, they discovered a mortality increase of 4 per cent. Cardiac-related deaths still surged despite the balmy weather, suggesting the link may be due to other ...

New medical implant could replace prescription pills for some chronic pain sufferers - KBZK Bozeman News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 09:44

KBZK Bozeman News

New medical implant could replace prescription pills for some chronic pain sufferers
KBZK Bozeman News
A promising new high-tech medical device the FDA recently gave the go-ahead to could help some people move away from prescription painkillers. Twenty-six percent of Americans who are 20 and older report some type of chronic pain and every day, more ...

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Coping with Bipolar Disorder & Depression Around the Holidays - PsychCentral.com (blog)

Bipolar - Fri, 2017-12-08 09:29

Coping with Bipolar Disorder & Depression Around the Holidays
PsychCentral.com (blog)
The holidays bring a special challenge to people who live with bipolar disorder or depression. The challenge is a combination of the increased stress that the holiday season often brings along with the symptoms — such as mania or depression — of ...

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Good Neighbors aids couple as they battle cancer - Norfolk Daily News

Nutrition and Cancer - Fri, 2017-12-08 09:26

Norfolk Daily News

Good Neighbors aids couple as they battle cancer
Norfolk Daily News
John — whose cancer is more aggressive than Janet's — said he received several hours of treatment on Wednesdays, while Janet received treatment all five days. The travel was difficult on the couple, and Janet in particular said she was hardly eating ...

Categories: Cancer News

Number of Sexual Partners, Smoking Identified as Risk Factors for Oropharyngeal Cancer - OncLive

Nutrition and Cancer - Fri, 2017-12-08 08:38

OncLive

Number of Sexual Partners, Smoking Identified as Risk Factors for Oropharyngeal Cancer
OncLive
To determine which patients were most likely to develop HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers, Fakhry et al examined data from 13,089 people aged 20 to 69 years who participated in National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) from 2009 to ...

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Yin chasing Van Dam at Omega Dubai Ladies Classic - Golf Channel

Omega 3 - Fri, 2017-12-08 08:13

Golf Channel

Yin chasing Van Dam at Omega Dubai Ladies Classic
Golf Channel
Watch third round highlights from the Omega Dubai Ladies Classic where Angel Yin fired 65 and is only two shots behind leader Anne Van Dam. PlaylistTrending. Yin chasing Van Dam at Omega Dubai Ladies ClassicDec 08, 2017 · Yin (65): 'I hit my iron shots ...

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