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Healthy Aging

31 Foods That Fight Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men (next to skin cancer), so itís no surprise that an increasing number of men are worried about this serious condition. But a new study published …

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The 9 Nastiest Ingredients in Burgers

Itís National Burger Day. Before you head out to one of the many fast food joints to celebrate the day, you might want to know exactly what youíre getting: Beef: Even though many fast food companie…

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Defining Our Role as Caregivers Is a Challenging Process

By Carol Bradley Bursack, AgingCare.com Defining Our Role as Caregivers Is Often a Process Defining the point in time when a caring child or a loving spouse crosses the threshold into being a ca…

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The Pegan Diet: Is It The Ideal Diet?

The problem with most diets is that there is a proper way to do it and a cheaterís way to do it. Take being a vegan, for example. You could easily be a vegan by eating only Jif peanut butter and jelly…

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How to Get Happier as You Get Older (Infographic)

While aging may be a sore subject for some, it doesn't have to be. In fact, you can make it a point to get healthier and happier with age, instead of fretting about the passing years. Check out the…

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4 Essential Exercises for People with Bad Knees

A lot of people avoid any specific exercise regimen because they have "bad knees." What this means is weak, unstable knees ó†the kind that would benefit from the right type of exercise. What they turn…

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How Netflix May Be Hurting Your Health

About 60 percent of Americans regularly binge watch television. Binge watching is defined as watching two or more episodes of the same show in one sitting ó yes, as little as two! No judgement ó it ha…

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Summer Salad with Sunflower Dressing

Colorful and fresh, this salad is refreshing for anytime! 1 head red leaf lettuce, chopped 1 head butter lettuce, chopped Ĺ cup cherry tomatoes, halved ⅓ cup red onions, cut in half moons …

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Not Just For Athletes: HIIT Exercise and Why You Should Be Doing It

The scientific consensus for the effectiveness of High Intensity Interval Training over conventional forms of exercise is growing.† Incorrectly considered a fad by many, both scientists and HIIT adher…

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Celebrate Seniors This Friday (and Every Day)

This Friday, August 21, marks the celebration of the 27th annual National Senior Citizens Day. Proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1988, this holiday honors all of the older individuals who have …

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