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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - A new survey of Canadian mothers conducted by Ipsos Reid on behalf of NestlĂ© Waters Canada reveals that, on average, moms are consuming between three to four soft drinks per week. What's more, 39% say they are not looking to reduce their intake of these drinks at all. REASON FOR…

Challenges with Sugared Beverages Being Ignored

Monday, September 15, 2014

Apple revealed its much anticipated Apple Watch on Tuesday, and while reviews are mixed ( we won't get in to the aesthetics), there are some notable health and fitness features that the company believes could make the device a game changer in the "wearable tech" world. Not withstanding some silly things like the ability to send…

Everything you need to know about the Apple Watch's health and fitness features

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Journalists and other members of the media consume more coffee than any other type of professional, with police officers and teachers following closely behind, according to the results of a new survey of 10,000 professionals conducted by UK-based public relations firm Pressat. Plumbers and trade workers were fourth on the list, followed by nurses and medical…

Which Type Of Employees Consume The Most Coffee, And Do They Drink Too Much?

Saturday, September 13, 2014

We’re told from an early age that if we want to be big and strong we need to drink milk. Our bones crave the calcium, after all. We learn that we need to eat these foods for these reasons, so we can grow up and have these advantages. And Mom is never wrong, so we bit.…

Carrots Aren't Best For Eyesight, Plus 5 Other Food Nutrition Myths

Friday, September 12, 2014

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - An American public health expert will lecture Canadian doctors tomorrow about the hidden dangers of wireless radiation from their patients' cell phones, Wifi and other wireless consumer devices. "We've shown that men who keep phones in their pockets can have problems with infertility and possibly impotence," said Dr. Devra Davis,…

Ontario Doctors to Study Symptoms from Cell Phone and Wifi Exposure

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Life’s awkward and sometimes socially intimidating moments can trigger our most self-destructive behaviors to try and calm the mental and physical toll anxiety creates. These harmless habits can lead to fidgeting and fussing, and potentially become hazardous to our health as they become compulsive. From the incessant nail biting to the hair twirling and pulling, these…

6 Common Anxiety Habits That Are Bad For Your Health

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of National Aging Month, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has released resources on the benefit and patient value of treatments aimed at three major disease areas specific to the aging population: cataracts, osteoarthritis and diabetes. These resources can be found at http://www.lifechanginginnovation.org/get-facts. Cataracts Key Facts: Cataracts affect…

September is National Aging Month: Resources Available on Importance of Treatment for Cataracts, Osteoarthritis and Diabetes