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Frequent, Brisk Walks May Slow Early Alzheimer’s Patients’ Memory Loss, Study Suggests

Frequent, Brisk Walks May Slow Early Alzheimer’s Patients’ Memory Loss, Study Suggests

The New York Times (3/1, Reynolds, Subscription Publication) reports that, according to a study published in PLoS One, “for some people with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease, frequent, brisk walks may help to bolster physical abilities and slow memory loss.” Researchers at the University of Kansas recruited about 70 men and women with Alzheimer’s and while one group “began a supervised […]

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Recipe for Texas Sheet Cake

Recipe for Texas Sheet Cake

We Celebrated another Birthday at the office Recipe for Texas Sheet Cake Combine three ingredients and set aside 2 cups flour (Sift Flower) 2 cups sugar ½ teas. Salt In saucepan add:  2 sticks butter, 4 Tablespoons of Cocoa, 1 cup water., bring to boil and add to flour mixture. Then add: ½ cup Buttermilk […]

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Prenatal Singing may reduce infant crying, study says

Prenatal Singing may reduce infant crying, study says

Prenatal singing may reduce infant crying, study says Babies born to women who sang lullabies during pregnancy and after birth generally cried for 18.5% of the time, compared with 28.2% of infants whose mothers did not sing to them, a study found. Researchers wrote in the journal Women and Birth that singing lullabies also was […]

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Pet Medications Pose Poisoning Risks To Kids Five And Under

Pet Medications Pose Poisoning Risks To Kids Five And Under

Pet Medications Pose Poisoning Risks To Kids Five And Under, Study Finds Reuters (2/6, Rapaport) reports, “Children five and under account for 88 percent of calls to poison control centers for exposure to veterinary medicines,” researchers found. “In almost all of these cases, kids consumed drugs intended for the family pet,” the study revealed. The […]

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Eating Ten Portions Of Fruit And Vegetables Daily May Prolong Life, Study Says

Eating Ten Portions Of Fruit And Vegetables Daily May Prolong Life, Study Says

CNN (2/23, Vonberg) reports that a new study published by the International Journal of Epidemiology suggests that “eating 10 portions of fruit and vegetables a day could significantly reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, cancer and early death.” Specifically, consuming about 800 grams of fruit and vegetables daily, twice the World Health Organization’s current recommendation, “was associated […]

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Recent Survey on Brand Name Prescriptions

Recent Survey on Brand Name Prescriptions

A recent survey of over 3,000 brand name prescription medications found that prices have more than doubled for over 60 drugs since 2014. As the prices of prescription medications continue to rise, physicians have a responsibility to educate their patients. TruthinRx.org allows patients to learn who controls the prices of their medications and why those prices […]

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Recipe for Symphony Cake

Recipe for Symphony Cake

We Celebrated another Birthday at the Office Recipe for Symphony Cake Cake: 1 Box Swiss Chocolate cake mix 1 small box vanilla instant pudding mix 3 eggs or 4 egg white 1 cup of oil (I only use ¾ cup) 1 ½ cups of buttermilk Combine all the above ingredients and pour into three 9-inch greased […]

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More than 350 groups reaffirm vaccine safety in letter to trump

More than 350 groups reaffirm vaccine safety in letter to trump

More than 350 groups reaffirm vaccine safety in letter to Trump More than 350 national and state-based health care, professional and advocacy organizations led by the American Academy of Pediatrics sent a letter to President Donald Trump asserting their support for vaccine safety and willingness to discuss scientific evidence on the safety and efficacy of […]