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New technologies to treat breast cancer

New technologies to treat breast cancer

April 05, 2017

Women handle a variety of roles. We are managers, leaders, caregivers, team players, examples, role models, sisters, aunts, grandmas and moms. Our interests vary as wide as the opportunities that support them. Yet one concern that unites us is the fear of breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, around 232,670 new cases of

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4 super foods that battle arthritis pain

4 super foods that battle arthritis pain

March 31, 2017

You are what you eat,” has been a motto from an early age. Now that you’ve aged, it’s time to put those words into action. According to Everyday Health, about 46 million adults in the United States, about one in five Americans, have been diagnosed with some form of arthritis. This number continues to rise

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7 healthiest foods for seniors — and the rest of us

7 healthiest foods for seniors — and the rest of us

April 05, 2017

According to the World Health Organization, unhealthy diets are among the leading causes of non-communicable diseases including cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes and cancer. As you age, eating can become more of a chore than a fun part of your day. Whether you face difficulty chewing, upset stomach, low energy or dry mouth, there are

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What’s up with the green smoothie?

What’s up with the green smoothie?

January 01, 1970

Everywhere I look, the green smoothie has overtaken breakfast. My friends are blending for their kids. Our CEO is drinking one during morning meetings. Random people on the street are walking around with them. There was no small amount of shock when my father-in-law said to me last Sunday dinner, “Two of my friends read

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How to be heart happy

How to be heart happy

January 01, 1970

February denotes a month of romance, chocolate, and, of course, all things heart shaped. However, let’s not forget the most important heart shape, the muscular organ inside us all. In a recent article on Healthline, 3.7 million people go to the hospital for heart disease every year, and 12.4 million people visit their physician for

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