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Region unites to raise money for Niswonger Children's Hospital Radiothon

Region unites to raise money for Niswonger Children's Hospital Radiothon

February 27th, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

The second annual Niswonger Children's Hospital Radiothon will be broadcast live from the hospital March 3-4. All money raised will benefit the children's hospital.

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Mountain States Hospice seeking volunteers

Mountain States Hospice seeking volunteers

February 27th, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

The role of a hospice volunteer requires compassionate, caring individuals who would like to bring a ray of sunshine, love and care into the lives of the terminally ill and their families.

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Get in shape with these exercise classes

Get in shape with these exercise classes

February 27th, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

The following exercise classes are offered throughout the area.

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New food labels would highlight calories and sugar

New food labels would highlight calories and sugar

February 27th, 2014 6:48 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Those "Nutrition Facts" labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.

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Some antibacterials come with worrisome silver lining

Some antibacterials come with worrisome silver lining

February 24th, 2014 9:28 am by By Julie Deardorff, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

But some scientists and environmental watchdog groups say putting nanosilver to widespread use may pose risks, as no one knows how chronic exposure to the particles may affect human health or the ecosystem in the long run.

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Obsession with weight, food can develop into deadly disorders

Obsession with weight, food can develop into deadly disorders

February 23rd, 2014 9:58 pm by Nick Shepherd

Danielle Powers was weak. She began to lose her hair and she couldn't pick up a 12-pack of soda. She had a heart rate of 30 and couldn't walk up stairs with a backpack full of books.

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Mushrooms: Fungal friend or foe?

Mushrooms: Fungal friend or foe?

February 20th, 2014 11:15 am by Wendy Vogel

Mushrooms have been used for hundreds of years as a food source and as a medication. Now many manufacturers are capitalizing on the purported health benefits of mushrooms.

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Enjoy the taste of eating right

Enjoy the taste of eating right

February 20th, 2014 11:15 am by Lisa Miles

March is right around the corner and that means National Nutrition Month is almost here. This year we are celebrating the theme Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right.

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Raising awareness of often hidden eating disorders

Raising awareness of often hidden eating disorders

February 20th, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

What you dont know can hurt you or someone you love, says Lynn Grefe, president and CEO of the National Eating Disorders Association

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Cancer death rates down 20%

Cancer death rates down 20%

February 20th, 2014 11:15 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The annual cancer statistics report from the American Cancer Society finds steady declines in cancer death rates for the past two decades add up to a 20 percent drop in the overall risk of dying from cancer over that time period.

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