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Sunday, June 2, 2013

Studies find health risk decline among immigrants

Caribbean: An increasing number of studies say that the health of Caribbean and other immigrants declines with longer years in the United States. The studies point out that the longer Caribbean nationals live in the U.S., the worse their rates of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, and mental illness, among others, decline. Comments (1)

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

(StatePoint) There may be some credence to the old saying that “beauty comes from within.” Scientific research shows that the appearance of your largest, most visible organ -- your skin -- can be directly affected by the vitamins, nutrients and minerals you feed your body. Comments (1)

Thursday, May 9, 2013

(Family Features) Losing weight and getting into shape is a goal many Americans aspire to achieve. Choosing a weight loss plan that fits your lifestyle is a crucial first step in developing the diet that works for you. Comment

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Brooklyn nurses fight ‘diabesity’ in seniors

This week marks National Nurses Week – and what better way to celebrate the men and women who have dedicated their lives to helping others than by highlighting the wisdom that they’ve shared in our own community? Home care nurses serve as the “eyes and the ears” of the doctors, helping patients navigate and manage their healthcare every step of the way. Tanya Kaplan, a registered nurse with the not-for-profit Visiting Nurse Service of New York, the nation’s largest home- and community-based health care agency helps Brooklyn seniors everyday manage a range of chronic diseases and life interruptions, including diabetes. Comment

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Antiguans focus on green energy

Antigua: ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Apr 30 2013 (IPS) - In drought-plagued Antigua, where water and energy top the list of most precious resources, one campaign is encouraging islanders to conserve both of these commodities. Comment
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