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  • Bacteria can be present in foods that appear to be safe.
    Ways to reduce food-related illness at Super Bowl parties
    Pizza, wings, burgers, chips, cookies, and even veggie trays will be served across America in celebration of the Super Bowl, making Super Bowl Sunday the second biggest eating day of the year next to Thanksgiving. Celebrating the big game with...
  • Music Therapy For Anxiety In Children
    Music Therapy For Anxiety In Children
    Let The Music Do The Talking: Musical Therapy As An Outlet For Anxiety In ChildrenIf you look up the definition of music you will find it described as "vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) combined in such a way as to produce beauty of form...
  • Official certified seal for non GMO products
    How safe are genetically modified organisms really?
    Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) which are sometimes referred to as transgenic organisms,are the result of a complex laboratory procedure known as Genetic EngineeringGE); whereby genes belonging to one species are extracted and transplanted...
  • Bobbi Kristina Brown revived, hospitalized after being found unresponsive in tub
    Bobbi Kristina Brown revived, hospitalized after being found unresponsive in tub
    Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only daughter of late singing sensation Whitney Houston and performer Bobby Brown, was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home Saturday. According to CNN, she was revived after being rushed to a local hospital...
  • food
    Food events in New Jersey for February 2015
    1.Feb 02, 09, 16, 23 Meatless MondaysTime: 6 pmLocation: Location: Novita Bistro & Lounge, 25 New Street, Metuchen, NJIf you are a vegetarian this is for all veggie lovers. Come enjoy a four course vegetarian prix fixe menu, available for...
  • Worry Vortex
    What if's
    Are you stuck in a “what if” cycle in your life? Does the fear of the unknown block any or all possibility for opportunity? How about the worst-case scenario worry frenzy, isn’t it causing unnecessary stress? If your mind is...
  • Healthy heart tips from UCLA cardiologists
    Healthy heart tips from UCLA cardiologists
    February is noted for Valentine’s Day and is also designated American Heart Month. Thus, the expert cardiologists from the UCLA Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Health Program have provided a valentine for your heart in the form of a...
  • Out of the Bubble,” an amazing memoir that shares her and her family’s roller coaster ride as they fight for their son’s life as he battles the fight of his life with epilepsy
    "Out of the Bubble,” an amazing memoir that shares the fight of her life
    When your child is diagnosed with epilepsy, the world seems as if it has been knocked off its axis and suddenly the materialistic or the small things in life that you thought were once important no longer have any significance. You go from...
  • Optometrist and Patient
    Cataracts: Causes and Symptoms
    Most of us have heard the term cataract. We know it involves the eyes and left untreated it can lead to blindness. But do you really know what a cataract is and what the signs and symptoms of cataracts are?The term cataract means the clouding of...
  • Enjoy the game, but remember to follow these health tips.
    Three tips for a healthy Super Bowl Sunday
    Super Bowl Sunday is a time of celebration, especially for fans of the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks. The excitement of the game and celebrations with friends and family make it easy to forget the implications of what you are eating...
  • Using Evernote: A Review
    Using the productivity skills tool Evernote: A review
    Being productive requires the skill set to break down a goal into component parts that must be there to reach that goal and then create the actionable steps required to complete those component parts of reaching that goal.If I want to lose 10...
  • Nutritious food
    Diet and nutrition should be stressed in mental health care
    There has been a growing awareness for decades that good nutrition is essential for mental health. However psychiatrists have not been emphasizing nutritional considerations into their treatment plans. The University of Melbourne reported on Jan....
  • CDC: Flu's stronghold in US starting to weaken
    CDC: Flu's stronghold in US starting to weaken
    The current flu season started out with a bang, but it's finally losing some of its steam. The number of infections seems to have peaked and is even starting to decline in many parts of the nation, according to information released Thursday by...
  • Eat what you want diet: Can you really lose weight while eating anything you want?
    Eat what you want diet: Can you lose weight while eating anything you want?
    There are always some new trends and philosophies about diet and exercise that create a lot of excitement. There are lots of desperate people wanting to lose weight, which means that the demand for “quick fixes“ and &ldquo...
  • Understanding behaviors of those having dementia
    Understanding behaviors of those having dementia
    Those we care for have lived a full life and that means some positive and some negative. The truth is all of this living is a composite of the person we now care for. Whether we are family or friend, paid caregiver or volunteer; the job will...