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Morrisville :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 06:34:16 -0700 | your-story

All Of Us Have Busy Daily ActivitiesIf you feel drawn in every route in life, it's not just you. Quite a few have found that regardless of all the modern benefits that are intended to make life easier, there is...
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Breaking News: Depression and drug use risk rises as teen boys struggle with body image
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-31 12:40:04 -0800 | health-news

When it comes to the effects of the media on body image, young women aren’t alone in the battle to feel “normal.” A new study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics reveals that poor body image in teen boys can...
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Breaking News: Consumer Reports finds cancer-causing colorant in California soft drinks
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-27 07:06:21 -0800 | health-news

Caramel color: It sounds sweet, even yummy. But Consumer Reports, the World Health Organization and several other reputable sources agree — it’s potentially deadly. In a newly released report, Consumer Reports says US soft drinks contain too much of the...
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Breaking News: Food hubs encourage and empower small local farmers
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-24 12:31:34 -0800 | health-news

Americans are eating better and are more concerned with where their food comes from, according to new data from the Department of Agriculture. And with this growing interest in health and food-sourcing, comes a desire to eat foods grown by...
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Breaking News: Life enjoyment in old age linked to longevity
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-22 05:27:56 -0800 | health-news

How happy you are in your day-to-day life could provide insight into how long you will live. Though not the first study to link attitude with health, researchers with University College London recently found older adults who enjoy life actually...
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Breaking News: Growing socioeconomic disparities in obesity rates: Access to healthy foods a major problem
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-23 07:35:16 -0800 | health-news

A new study indicates that although obesity rates overall have begun to level-out and even decline in some instances, the problem is growing in some communities. Researchers with Harvard University indicate the gap between wealthy and poor is becoming increasingly...
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Breaking News: Judge overturns North Carolina abortion ultrasound law, calls it unconstitutional
Posted by: VeronicaS SelectMedia

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-21 15:48:35 -0800 | political-news

A federal judge has overturned a North Carolina law that would have forced abortion providers to perform ultrasounds on women seeking abortions. US District Judge Catherine Eagles ruled Friday that the law passed in October 2011 violated doctors’ rights to...
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Breaking News: US junk-food makers targeting school children
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-25 09:54:16 -0800 | health-news

Approximately one-third of US children are overweight or obese. The role that food makers play in this frightening fact is prominent—marketing brightly-colored, oversweetened and alluringly-labeled food products directly at the at-risk population. In many cases, these companies are...
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Breaking News: Should US schools screen children for mental illness?
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-13 09:19:54 -0800 | health-news

Aggression, depression, anxiety — at some point all children deal with symptoms like these, but this doesn’t necessarily make them mentally ill. Sometimes it’s nothing more than common adolescent growing pains, dealing with hormones, school stress and the drama of...
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Breaking News: Study shows poor less able to manage high blood pressure, affirms US health disparities
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-03-28 00:55:39 -0700 | health-news

New research out of England indicates Americans with money are better able to handle a diagnosis of hypertension, by being more successfully able to lower their blood pressure than poorer populations. The study is one of many that shed light...
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Breaking News: How food can help keep you warm in a ‘polar vortex'
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-06 13:09:55 -0800 | health-news

Much of the United States is underneath what’s called a “polar vortex.” Though they rarely reach this far south, the polar cortex currently gripping the US stands to throw temperatures to record lows. Furnaces are struggling to keep up as...
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Breaking News: Mom campaigns against candy giant Mars and dangerous artificial colors
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-09 10:23:34 -0800 | health-news

A New York mother has launched a petition campaign against candy manufacturer Mars, asking the company to phase out their artificial colors. The company has so far refused, despite using natural coloring in European versions of their candies and sweets....
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Breaking News: We must eliminate nukes before they eliminate us
Posted by: Jack J. Prather

Asheville :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-03 11:47:47 -0800 | political-news

The following poem is from “Speaking Up in Poetry & Prose” by Jack J. Prather (PublishAmerica 2007): ‘The View from the Cave’ . . . You threw a stone then I threw two, you aimed at me and I aimed...
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Breaking News: Sen. Bernie Sanders stands up for his beliefs with facts
Posted by: Jack J. Prather

Asheville :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-01 17:34:15 -0800 | political-news

Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont earlier today identified the following salient facts about the debate raging in America between the vociferous ‘haves’ and the all-but-mute ‘have-nots’ – those who Mitt Romney labeled as ‘takers’: On income:...
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Breaking News: The 10 worst people of 2013
Posted by: Jack J. Prather SelectMedia

Asheville :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-01 05:41:30 -0800 | political-news

My 10 Worst Person of 2013 Awards go to: George Zimmerman, for firing a bullet into the heart of an unarmed teenager and killing him, and then falling in love with an image of himself that has been distorted beyond...
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