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...uth of food waste, with approximately 90-percent of North Americans tossing food early due to expiration confusion. Turns out those ...

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...child, they typically never come back. However, in rare cases when adults get chicken pox, particularly in the case of ...

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A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found current adult vaccination rates in America are ...

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I used to think the idea of hitting a fitness class over my lunch break was ludicrous. ...

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Meditation has become increasingly popular over the years, providing people with a way to relax, reduce stress, and clear their ...

10 Common Health Reasons for Fainting

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New Cases of Leprosy Emerge in Florida

Florida is now facing an outbreak of leprosy (otherwise known as Hansen’s disease) a rare condition caused by a bacteria ...

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Do you use your MP3 player for more than one hour each day? Then the United Nations’ World Health Organization ...

8 Foods with Shocking Amounts of Salt

According to the health experts at Mayo Clinic, average, healthy adults should consume no more than 2,300 milligrams of sodium ...

Could Getting Too Much Sleep Lead to a Stroke?

According to the National Sleep Foundation, adults between the ages of 18 and 64 should get seven to nine hours ...

Drinking Coffee Could Reduce Risk of MS

According to a new study, drinking coffee can actually reduce your risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), a crippling disease ...

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What’s the #1 item on ActiveBeat’s shopping list?  Avocados, of course! And our pal, Tyler, is ushering us all-aboard the ...