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Report: Next Generation of American Seniors Will Be Sicker

Despite recent improvements in some areas, the next generation of seniors will face significant health challenges and likely be sicker…

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Study Finds Link between High-Fiber Diet and Healthy Aging

Diet and nutrition play an important role in keeping our minds and bodies healthy as we grow older, and that…

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2 Vity Awards, 1 Healthy Gut!*

The votes are in! Thanks to health food retailers across the country, Renew Life adds two more Vity Awards to…

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Are Toxins Camping Out in Your Tent? Duke Study Uncovers Potential Danger

Camping is a popular vacation activity for many families, but a new study conducted by researchers at Duke University offers…

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Study Finds an Unexpected Link between Fasting and Inflammation

In an effort to better understand the gut-brain connection and its benefits to human health, researchers at the Salk Institute…

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Nutrition Facts Label to Include Added Sugars, Plus Other Changes

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved a new version of the Nutrition Facts label for packaged…

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Gluten-Free Diet May Put Your Health (and Your Children’s Health) at Risk

Despite a recent increase in the number of people diagnosed with celiac disease, scientists are puzzled as to why so…

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National Study Aims to Unlock the Secrets of Microbes

All those microscopic organisms living in and around our bodies play an important role in keeping us healthy. And just…

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Study Finds Antibiotics May Increase Infection Risk

The next time your doc prescribes a round of antibiotics, here is something you may want to think about: a…

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Toxins in the News: 3 Studies Making Headlines

Most days we give little thought to the thousands upon thousands of chemicals that surround us in our daily lives,…

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Are Happiness and Health Connected? Harvard Researchers Aim to Find Out

“We’re going to be trying to see if the old adage that happiness makes you healthier is true,” says Professor…

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U.S. Childhood Obesity Rates Still Rising, What it Means for Our Future

Despite reports of improvement in some areas of the country, it turns out our childhood obesity problem as a whole…

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Take this Study with a Grain of Salt… or a Twist of Lime

Following a recent study, researchers at Oregon State University have reason to believe that hops—one of the key ingredients in…

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Seniors: Why Avoiding these Medications May Benefit the Brain

Researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine believe they may be one step closer to determining why a widely…

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Why is there Weed Killer in Your Breakfast?

Good question. And one the nonprofit group Alliance for Natural Health USA was asking after it tested about two dozen…

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