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Nutrition

How To Get More Probiotics with Fewer Pills

Source: LiveScience.com When I was younger, I remember thinking that bacteria was a bad word. It represented something that should be avoided at all costs. Now, I know better. In recent years, we’ve all heard a lot about probiotics, from health reports on the news to...
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Study: Middle-Class Women More Likely To Drink During Pregnancy

The findings of a recent study suggest that middle-class mothers-to-be are more likely to imbibe alcohol while pregnant than women from any other economic tier. The UK Telegraph is reporting that college-educated, mature white women from affluent areas were the most prone to...
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Health Infomercial Con Artist Kevin Trudeau Gets 10-Year Sentence

Source: SFGate.com, Blogspot.com TV pitchman Kevin Trudeau…(has been) sentenced…to 10 years in prison for bilking consumers via infomercials for his best-selling weight loss book… As he imposed the sentence prosecutors had requested, U.S. District Judge Ronald...
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Featured Video: A Tribute to Yoga and Healthy Bones

A Tribute to Yoga and Healthy Bones http://yogadork.com – http://www.niams.nih.gov The rad (short for radiological) folks at Hybrid Medical Animation have developed an incredibly neato way to see how our leg bones are connected to our hip bones, making it animatedly awesome...
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Subway Sandwiches Takes Chemical Out of Bread After Protest

Source: ABCnews.com Subway said today it is removing a chemical used in yoga mats and shoe soles from the bread of it its popular sandwiches after a food blogger got more than 50,000 signatures in a petition drive. “The complete conversion to have this product out of the...
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Nutrition company to reintroduce formula for rare food allergies

Source: Omaha.com Soon, Jamus Hovseth will eat breakfast without getting sick, have lunch without throwing a temper tantrum, and enjoy an afternoon snack without throwing up. The 3-year-old Omaha boy suffers from a rare condition in which essentially all food makes him sick, and...
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