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Research shows promise in treating macular degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in the United States among people age 55 and older, according to the American Macular Read More...

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Public transit programs may be the county's 'best-kept secret'
Sep 13, 2014 10:41PM

"People don't know that we exist," said Richard Kolar. "We're one of the county's best-kept secrets." Kolar -- fleet and … Read More...

Don't forget nutrition in your healthy living plan
Sep 13, 2014 10:41PM

Thursday morning, I found an email from my trainer. "I just wanted to ask you to try and be a … Read More...

Join Sarasota County's healthy weight initiative
Sep 13, 2014 10:41PM

Busy lives, easy access to high-calorie fast foods, low access to healthy affordable foods, and sedentary lifestyles all contribute to … Read More...

Understanding the role of nutrition in your fitness plan
Sep 13, 2014 10:41PM

Nutrition is one of the most misunderstood things when it comes to working out. There are a lot of ideas … Read More...

Charlotte gyms offer SilverSneakers programs
Aug 30, 2014 10:21PM

Use it or lose it. If you don't wear out, you rust out. It's better to burn out than fade … Read More...

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Could Artificial Sweeteners Raise Your Blood Sugar?
Sep 17, 2014 04:42PM

If you're one of the millions of Americans for whom diet sodas and artificially sweetened desserts play leading roles in the effort to shed pounds and ward off long-term diseases such as diabetes, new research might give you pause. Read More...

High-Fat Dairy May Lower Diabetes Risk
Sep 16, 2014 01:27PM

New Swedish research shows that eating and drinking high-fat dairy products is linked to a lower risk of getting type 2 diabetes. Read More...

Want to Fight Ebola? CDC to Train Health Workers
Sep 15, 2014 06:01PM

The CDC is looking for a few good nurses and doctors -- but especially nurses -- to help fight the Ebola epidemic. Read More...

Risks of Breast Cancer Screening in Women Over 70
Sep 15, 2014 01:01PM

Including women over 70 in a national breast cancer screening program does not lead to a large decline in advanced cases, and may lead to certain consequences, a Dutch study has concluded. Read More...


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