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Margins are Better on Crummy Pizza: No Wonder Papa John is Blaming the Government - Forbes

Margins are Better on Crummy Pizza: No Wonder Papa John is Blaming the Government - Forbes | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
How Does Domino's Do It?...

 

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Apparently people prefer the crappier product of Dominos over the fresher healther Papa Johns.

 

Should the government levy a couch slouch tax on Dominoes to even the playing field?

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Is this the best news of the day? => Cocoa Products May Help Fight Hypertension

Dark chocolate and antioxidant-rich cocoa may help bring down blood pressure by a few points, a Cochrane review affirmed.

 

Dr. Veronica says:You only need a small amount so make sure you don't overide the health benefits by increasing your weight.

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Looking For Discounts On Grass-Fed Beef & Truffles? Delicious Karma Debuts Its Online Gourmet Food Shop | TechCrunch

Looking For Discounts On Grass-Fed Beef & Truffles? Delicious Karma Debuts Its Online Gourmet Food Shop | TechCrunch | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Playing in the same general space as 500 Startups-backed Love With Food, but going the traditional e-commerce route instead of the...
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True Power of Anti-Aging Skin Care Ingredient Revealed

True Power of Anti-Aging Skin Care Ingredient Revealed | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Alpha hydroxy acids, the anti-aging skin care ingredient that is known for creating smoother skin, is now better understood thanks to researchers from University of California Davis and Peking University.
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Older Mothers Have Many Health Benefits - Today's Picks Videos - redOrbit

Older Mothers Have Many Health Benefits - Today's Picks Videos - redOrbit | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Women who give birth after age 40 may be protected from endometrial cancer.
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Meditation Decreases Loneliness In Adults - Health News - redOrbit

Meditation Decreases Loneliness In Adults - Health News - redOrbit | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) found that a meditation program, completed in a little less than eight weeks, helped decrease loneliness among adults.
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The Invisible Bike Helmet: An Airbag On The Go | TechCrunch

The Invisible Bike Helmet: An Airbag On The Go | TechCrunch | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
People die trying to look cool. Vanity is the sad reason why people don't wear bike helmets.
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‘Nanojackets’ for treating breast cancer could be game changer for cancer care

‘Nanojackets’ for treating breast cancer could be game changer for cancer care | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
A novel nanotechnology drug delivery system under development by Penn State College of Medicine to infiltrate breast cancer tumors could pave the way for treating other diseases. Read more.
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The Hormone Surges That Keep Winners Winning

The Hormone Surges That Keep Winners Winning | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Why success is a self-reinforcing upward spiral...
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FAQ: How Paul Ryan Proposes To Change Medicare - Kaiser Health News

FAQ: How Paul Ryan Proposes To Change Medicare - Kaiser Health News | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
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The power of intermittent fasting

The power of intermittent fasting | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Fasting can not only reduce weight but also has the potential, if properly controlled, for wider health benefits,...
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Video - Too Much Sweating? Microwave Your Sweat Glands - WSJ.com

Video - Too Much Sweating? Microwave Your Sweat Glands - WSJ.com | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
During one of the hottest summers in recorded history comes a new way to never let them see you sweat: Microwave your sweat glands. Leslie Yazel has details on Lunch Break. Photo: Miramar Labs.
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Yoga Helps Stroke Survivors - Today's Picks Videos - redOrbit

Yoga Helps Stroke Survivors - Today's Picks Videos - redOrbit | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Yoga may help stroke victims continue to improve long after their...

 

Yoga helps everything. When will it be a first line therapy.

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Get to an EyeMD before summer ends =>August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Month - - ModernMedicine

Get to an EyeMD before summer ends =>August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Month - - ModernMedicine | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Prevent Blindness America (PBA) has declared August as Children's Eye Health and Safety Month to educate parents on the importance of children's healthy vision.
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Honey Seems to Soothe Coughs in Toddlers

Parents of young children who have a cough that keeps them up at night may want to give their little ones honey for some relief, a randomized trial showed.

 

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Honey has been known for thousands of years for its medicinal properties. Try manuka honey to boost immunity.

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The Best U.S. Cities for Skin

The Best U.S. Cities for Skin | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
When it comes to your skin, your Zip code may be as influential as your genes. Find out which cites are best for your skin at DailyGlow.com.

 

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Portland, OR wins wih low polution and ozone rates. The worse is Tulsa, OK with high skin cancer deah rates. New York City boosts the lowest skin cancer death rates. That might be because it the the highest educated city in the world therefore people use more prevention techniques and go get examined frequently with huge access to top skin care specialists.

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Is spirulina a nutritional powerhouse? - Health - redOrbit

Its 55% to 77% protein and contains all the essential amino acids plus many other vitamins and nutrients.

 

Research is still inconclusive as to its health benefits though

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Higher Suicide Risk In Girls With ADHD - Health News - redOrbit

Higher Suicide Risk In Girls With ADHD - Health News - redOrbit | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
A new study from the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) discovered that girls with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are more likely to attempt self-injury and suicide as they become older.
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Yo-Yo Dieting As Safe As Regular Weight Loss - Health News - redOrbit

Yo-Yo Dieting As Safe As Regular Weight Loss - Health News - redOrbit | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Good news for yo-yo dieters: You can lose as much weight as people who don't have a history of losing and regaining...
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Debate Sparks Food for Thought on the Role of the Government in Curbing Obesity – GrantWatch Blog

Debate Sparks Food for Thought on the Role of the Government in Curbing Obesity – GrantWatch Blog | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Health Affairs is the leading peer-reviewed journal at the intersection of health, health care, and policy.

 

 

Most people like this environment. . . . They’d like to weigh less, but they aren’t really ready to do what it takes.” says James O. Hill, founding executive director of the Colorado Center for Health and Wellness

 

Do we have any choice then to allow the government to intervene?

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Do you want to be FB friends w/ your doc?Facebook friends w/ your doctor: good medicine or ethically 'icky'?

Do you want to be FB friends w/ your doc?Facebook friends w/ your doctor: good medicine or ethically 'icky'? | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Physicians are torn about using Facebook, Twitter and blogs in their practices. While they recognize the power of such social-media tools, doctors are wary of inadvertently crossing professional boundaries with patients.
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This Is Your Brain on 'Call Me Maybe': The Scientific Power of Music

This Is Your Brain on 'Call Me Maybe': The Scientific Power of Music | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Like food, sex, and drugs, music boosts dopamine levels to create addictive feelings of pleasure. ...
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Many People Would Like To Know Their Risk Of Developing Alzheimer's Disease - Kaiser Health News

Many People Would Like To Know Their Risk Of Developing Alzheimer's Disease - Kaiser Health News | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
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Midlife exercise 'protects heart'

Midlife exercise 'protects heart' | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
Ensuring you get enough exercise in midlife will help protect your heart, study findings suggest.
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What do you say to your kids about their online identity? Talk To Your Children About Online Identify

What do you say to your kids about their online identity? Talk To Your Children About Online Identify | REAL World Wellness | Scoop.it
On the cusp of this new season, one doctor is imploring parents to consider more than new clothes and school supplies as they get ready for a new school year.
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