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Postcard From Capitol Hill: Lawmakers Put Women’s Health Care In Its Place

The atmosphere at a House Appropriations Committee lunch meeting on women’s health midday Wednesday was predictably charged. The Trump administration has proposed to defund Planned Parenthood and make severe cuts in other women’s health programs, such as Title X, a 40-year-old program that provides grants for family planning, and grants for teen pregnancy prevention. Much...

June 29, 2017June 29, 2017by
The blandness of supermarket food
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The blandness of supermarket food

Going to the Ludlow Food Festival reminded me of another reason to cook. I normally just think about the savings or knowing the quality or just the fun you get from cooking but looking around at over 140 food stalls reminded me of the sheer variety of flavours a recipe can bring to the same...

June 29, 2017June 29, 2017by
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Alpha Rise Ultimate Prostate Support Review

Alpha Rise Ultimate Prostate Support is a dietary supplement that is designed to improve prostate health and sexual performance in its users. Its advertising says that it is able to reduce the size of the prostate and soothe the symptoms that are associated with prostate irritation, inflammation, and conditions like benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) and...

June 28, 2017June 28, 2017by
More distributors, brands likely involved in papaya outbreak
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More distributors, brands likely involved in papaya outbreak

Editor’s note: Because of the popularity of papayas in Mexican and Hispanic cuisine, public health officials say people in those groups are at particular risk during the current outbreak. To access information the CDC has posted in Spanish, click here.  Federal officials doubled down on warnings about whole, fresh maradol papayas Thursday, urging consumers to throw...

June 27, 2017June 27, 2017by
8 move booty workout
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8 move booty workout

  Shape, tighten and lift your butt in just eight moves with this focused resistance workout from fitness model Janine Horsley.  Warm-up (not pictured)   This dynamic warm-up will prepare your body for key moves. Consider it an investment. 2–3 minutes: (20 seconds each) Begin with high knees, running in one place for 20 seconds....

June 27, 2017June 27, 2017by
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How to make great tasting coffee (with little hassle) at home

Britain used to be renowned for its coffee, but for all the wrong reasons: light brown, wishy-washy liquid made from instant powder that made us the coffee laughing stock of Europe. But over the last decade or so, the standard of our coffee and our appreciation of this magical drink, has been revolutionised and we...

June 26, 2017June 26, 2017by
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Nature’s Answer UT Answer Review (UPDATED 2017): Don’t Buy Before You Read This!

What is it? Nature’s Answer UT Answer is a product made to treat and prevent UTIs. This supplement is designed to be used as a fast-acting 3-day regimen. Nature’s Answer UT Answer is a blend of cranberry concentrate and D-mannose. According to the website, this product is designed to prevent bacteria from sticking to the...

June 25, 2017June 25, 2017by
Stefano’s Foods recalls 981 pounds of Stromboli products
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Stefano’s Foods recalls 981 pounds of Stromboli products

The Charlotte, NC-based Stefano’s Foods Inc. has recalled 981 pounds of Stromboli products because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen, according to  the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The product contains eggs, a known allergen which is not declared on the product label. The frozen meatball Stromboli items, produced on June...

June 25, 2017June 25, 2017by
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Eden’s Garden PMS Ease Review (UPDATED 2017): Don’t Buy Before You Read This!

What is it? Eden’s Garden PMS Ease is a topical liquid designed to reduce PMS symptoms. According to the official website, this product aims to reduce mood swing, hot flashes, cramps and nausea. Eden’s Garden PMS Ease is made from a blend of essential oils and has a soothing, fruity aroma. Users may apply this...

June 23, 2017June 23, 2017by
4-week full body circuit by Nichelle Laus
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4-week full body circuit by Nichelle Laus

  Work up a sweat, tone and sculpt with this four-week total body workout by WH&F trainer Nichelle Laus.  The workout:   The following circuit can be performed three days per week, on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. On the other days between (Tuesday and Thursday) perform moderate cardio for 20 minutes.     Week 1: ...

June 23, 2017June 23, 2017by