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Childhood Obesity: Childhood Obesity Facts Include Increased Heart Conditions

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Unfortunately, childhood obesity is a significant problem, and it is not only a condition that affects the childhood of the obese individual. Being obese as a child increases your risk for heart conditions in adulthood. In fact, obesity in children has been called a warning sign of heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease …

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Wear Red Day 2011 Is Friday February 4 2011 Help With A Heart

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Today, Feb 4, 2011 is officially designated National Wear Red Day 2011, and people across the nation are encouraged to wear red to show support for the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Campaign and to also help to raise the awareness of heart disease. Celebrities like Betty White and Jennie Garth are among …

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2012 GOP Presidential Hopefuls With Koch Brothers Support Deny Climate Change Science

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With the 2012 presidential campaign beginning to take off, GOP presidential hopefuls are changing their stances on global warming and climate change science, in essence denying it’s existence to accommodate the activist right wing. Some have gone as far as apologizing for their past support of any proposals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Those whom …

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Healthy Valentines Party Snacks

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There are plenty of healthy valentines party snacks, outside of the normal chocolates. When we think of this holiday, does the mention of Valentine‚Äôs Day make you think of big, heart-shaped boxes of chocolates? Most of us associate this holiday with an indulgence of chocolates and candy hearts. But there are healthier ways that we …

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Why Is Turkey Healthy A Superfood and Healthy Holiday Treat

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Why is turkey healthy, and while it may be associated with opulent feasts, roast turkey is actually a healthy food when it’s prepared well. Here are some ways that this bird is a healthy superfood, and how to prepare it to get the most health benefits out of it. 1. Choose skinless turkey if you …

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