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2014-08-30 23:03:47

LiveStreamingFitness.com enables anyone, on even the most modest budget, the ability to take back control of their health. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 LiveStreamingFitness.com, a company dedicated to providing live at home fitness classes as well as other healthy lifestyle resources, is proud to announce it has been recognized as one of the most affordable nationwide resources for at home fitness solutions by ABC’s Good Morning America. As aired in a recent featured story on...

2014-08-29 23:07:12

Leading dermatologist Dr. William Groff of Cosmetic Laser Dermatology comments on the dangers of UV radiation and the importance of always wearing sunscreen. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 A recent article brings to light the importance of sun protection. The dangers of overexposure to the sun are well known, and yet many people don’t wear sunscreen as consistently as they should. Sun damage often doesn’t manifest itself physically on the skin until later in life, but as a...

2014-08-28 23:03:49

Every August is deemed “National Immunization Awareness Month” or “NIAM” and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources. Two “NJ Top Docs” Pediatricians, Dr. Stuart Slavin of Touchpoint Pediatrics and Dr. Mondana Yazdi of Wyckoff Pediatrics were invited to speak on the topic. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Smallpox was the first disease in which a successful vaccine was produced for its treatment. Created by British physician Edward Jenner...

2014-08-28 12:29:44

Unprecedented international consortium -- including the University of Maryland School of Medicine and NIH -- now assembled to accelerate collaborative multi-site trials of candidate Ebola vaccine BALTIMORE and LONDON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A candidate Ebola vaccine could be given to healthy volunteers in the UK, The Gambia and Mali as early as September, as part of an series of safety trials of potential vaccines aimed at preventing the disease that has killed more than 1,400...

2014-08-28 08:27:46

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CAIDE Dementia Risk App from Merz Pharmaceuticals is available free of charge for people from 40 to 65 to calculate their individual risk for getting dementia within the next two decades. Using a traffic light color scheme, the App can also help physicians discuss preventive measures with patients at risk. The new "CAIDE Dementia Risk App (Cardiovascular risk factors, Aging and Incidence of DEmentia) has...

2014-08-26 23:04:16

The Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP), the only U.S. organization devoted to the professional advancement of the hazardous materials management field, brings together leading hazardous materials professionals for its 2014 National Conference in New Orleans, LA from August 24-27, 2014. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP), the only U.S. organization devoted to the professional advancement of the hazardous...

2014-08-23 23:02:33

Culinary professionals, aspiring chefs and first-time kitchen workers can prep for food safety certification exams with free practice tests provided by Dynamic Path. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Professional kitchen employees, prospective chefs and food industry works now have a study aid in preparing for Food Safety Certification exams thanks to the free food safety practice test by Dynamic Path. Dynamic Path announced the release of its Food Safety Certification study module,...

2014-08-22 12:24:16

Rebrands perennial title Organic Gardening; announces James Oseland as Editor-in-Chief NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rodale Inc., the world's leading healthy lifestyle company, today announced the launch of Rodale's Organic Life, a relaunch of perennial title Organic Gardening, the first organic magazine and first Rodale title, launched in 1942. The new brand, which includes magazine, digital, live event, and e-tailing components, will tap consumers' growing interest in...

2014-08-21 04:20:43

LONDON, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's Safety & Health Expo, now called Safety & Health International, welcomed a stunning quality of attendee, according to show organisers, UBM Live. The exhibition, which is considered worldwide to be at the forefront of the occupational health and safety events, was held for the first time at the London ExCeL, a move integral to its internationalisation...

pregnant flu vaccine
2014-08-20 03:00:11

Group Health Research Institute Both mother and fetus are at increased risk for complications of flu infection during pregnancy. And prenatal care providers say they’re advising women to get the flu vaccine, in line with recommendations from various organizations. But many pregnant women don’t understand the importance of this advice—and don’t get the vaccine. Robert Arao, MPH, a biostatistician at Group Health Research Institute, did a statewide survey—the first of its...


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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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