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Health News Brief

January 3. 2013   

Transcendental Meditation May Lower Heart Risk
Transcendental Meditation is good for the heart, according to a new study.
Source: National Institutes of Health, WebMD Read More

Diabetes & Pregnancy
Learn how to control your blood sugar before and during pregnancy to help prevent birth defects and other poor outcomes, such as miscarriages or stillbirths.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Read More

What Impact Do Food Allergies Have on Family Life?
Recent research has shown that women who eat nuts and nut products during pregnancy are increasing their child's risk of developing asthma by more than 50%.
Source: Allergy UK Listen to the Broadcast

For Cholesterol Tests, Fasting May Not Be Required
Most people getting their cholesterol checked may not need to fast before hand, a new Canadian study suggests.
Source: The University of Calgary Read More

Caregivers for Relatives with Dementia Need Help and Support
Caring for a family member with a debilitating illness such as dementia can be an exhausting responsibility.
Source: Alzheimer's Foundation of America Read More


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