Category: Green Health News

USDA New School Lunch Standards Announced By First Lady Michelle Obama & Rachael Ray & Vilsack

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The USDA new school lunch standards were announced yesterday by First Lady Michelle Obama, celebrity chef Rachael Ray, and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack at the Parklawn elementary school in Alexandra, VA, thus making the days of square pizzas and beef burritos in school cafeterias numbered. First lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced …

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Get Your Flu Shots And Find Flu Shot Locations

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Flu season is approaching fast, time to get your flu shots and find a flu shot locations. The season is upon us, and it’s time to dig out the old locators if you don’t get a flu shot at your doctors office. This season there are plenty of vaccines available and the 2010-2011 flu vaccine …

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Hand Foot and Mouth Disease Scare Delays Passengers at Denver International Airport

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Medical teams from Denver International Airport met a flight arriving from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico on Saturday afternoon after a concern that a child on board Frontier Airlines Flight 64 may be suffering from a contagious disease. Flight 64 was arriving at approximately 4:45 from Puerto Vallarta carrying a passenger “with a potentially contagious disease”, according …

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Medical Emergencies List – Medical Emergencies That Need Immediate Action

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Medical emergencies are a part of life for everyone, whether it is for you, a loved one, ore someone at work, or a stranger on the street. The American College of Emergency Physicians has developed this list of warning signs for a medical emergency: Medical Emergencies Bleeding that will not stop Breathing problems (difficulty breathing, …

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Food Allergies Symptoms and Phenol Sensitivity How They Can Affect Children

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Phenols, sometimes called phenolics, are organic chemicals that are naturally occurring in some foods and are also associated with food additives, so can lead to food allergies as well. Phenols are found in other household products as well, forming the basis for drugs (such as aspirin), nylon, detergents, weed killers, and epoxy resins. Dr. Ben …

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