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Recall – Publix Premium Pancake & Waffle Mixes

Recall – Publix Premium Pancake & Waffle Mixes

Publix Recalls Publix Premium Pancake and Waffle Mixes Due To Possible Salmonella Contamination 12/08/2016 04:33 PM EST   Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for certain Publix Premium Pancake and Waffle Mixes after being informed by the supplier that milk powder used as an ingredient may contain Salmonella.

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Most parents rely on misconceptions about concussion treatments that may hamper child’s recovery, research suggests

Most parents rely on misconceptions about concussion treatments that may hamper child’s recovery, research suggests

USA Today (9/6, Hafner) reports that research suggests “most parents rely on outdated and popular misconceptions about concussion treatments that could actually make a child’s concussion symptoms worse.” USA Today adds that “the poll released…by UCLA Health suggests that well-meaning parents may go too far in restricting the activities of a child with a concussion, hampering […]

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Recipe for Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Recipe for Cream Cheese Pound Cake

We Celebrated another Birthday at the office with Cream Cheese Pound Cake 1 ½ cups (3sticks) butter softened 8oz package cream cheese softened 3 cups sugar 6 large eggs 3 cups cake flour, sifted twice Pinch of salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon almond extract   Preheat the oven to 325. Grease and flour […]

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Keeping sodium intake low may prolong life, study suggests

Keeping sodium intake low may prolong life, study suggests

Reuters (10/12, Doyle) reports that research suggests “keeping sodium intake low may prolong life according to a new study that set out to clarify the long-term risk of eating too much sodium and the benefits of cutting down.” After “following more than 3,000 people with elevated blood pressure for over 24 years,” investigators “found that risk […]

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Helping Your Children Eat Healthier

Helping Your Children Eat Healthier

Expert offers insights on helping children eat healthier Parents can encourage children to eat healthy foods by having neutral and playful conversations, reminding them foods are crucial to self-care, and making them aware of the social and environmental effects of unhealthy foods, psychologist Lisa Damour writes. They also should be role models to their children […]

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Healthier Tips and Recipes for Thanksgiving

Healthier Tips and Recipes for Thanksgiving

6 Tips for a Healthier Thanksgiving 1. Add flavor, not fat. Many recipes suggest rubbing the bird with butter before roasting. If you roast a turkey without overcooking, it won’t dry out—there’s no need to rub it with butter beforehand. Skip it and avoid adding extra saturated fat. Try chopped fresh herbs and garlic mixed with […]

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About Antibiotic Use and Resistance

About Antibiotic Use and Resistance

If You Have a Cold or Flu, Antibiotics Won’t Work for You. Are you aware that colds, flu, most sore throats, bronchitis, and many sinus and ear infections are caused by viruses? Did you know that antibiotics do not help fight viruses? It’s true. For the overwhelming majority of common respiratory infections, antibiotics are not […]