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  • May 17: National Employee Health & Fitness Day

    National Employee Health & Fitness Day is a national health promotion observance sponsored by the National Association for Health and Fitness (NAHF). Workplace health and fitness promotion programs are win-win propositions, and we're all abo...

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  • December 1st is World AIDS Day

    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) was first recognized in the United States in the summer of 1981. As the epidemiologic pattern of the disease unfolded, it was determined that an infectious agent, transmissible by sexual contact and by bl...

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  • Healthline Wins Webby

    All of us here at Healthline wanted to thank everyone who voted and helped Healthline win "People's Voice" Webby Award in the Health category. It's nice to know that we're accomplishing what we set out to do - help people make more informed and co...

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  • Aplastic Anemia and MDS: II of IV

    In my previous life as a Nurse Case Manager for a Worker’s Compensation (WC) Third Party Insurance Administrator TPA, I worked with a gentleman who had Aplastic Anemia. His WC claims adjuster accepted his claim as work-related due to an on-the-job...

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  • Workplace Eye Health Safety Month

    Our eyes are organs of our sensory nervous system. Visual information from the retina in the eye travels to the brain along the optic nerve. The brain mixes the images it receives from both eyes. The outer layer of the eyeball that transmits lig...

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  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Can't Hurt, and They Might Help - with a lot of things...

    Some reports released by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the past few weeks indicate that adding omega-3 fatty acids may be a good way to protect yourself and your loved ones against many nasty conditions you probably don't want to get....

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  • 2006 Health Calendar at a Glance

    JANUARYCervical Health Awareness MonthNational Birth Defects Prevention MonthNational Blood Donor MonthNational Glaucoma Awareness MonthThyroid Awareness MonthJan 9 - 15 National Folic Acid Awareness WeekFEBRUARYAMD/Low Vision Awareness MonthHeart...

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  • National Girls and Women in Sports Day: Support Title IX

    February 6, 2008 is National Girls and Women in Sports Day, celebrated to honor the achievement of and encourage the participation of female athletes. Besides the obvious health and fitness benefits of participating in sports, adolescent athletes...

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  • John Edwards, the Self-Diagnosing Narcissist

    Narcissist Personality Disorder (NPD) is no joke. If you remember your Greek mythology, Narcissus was a beautiful young man who fell in love with his own reflection in a pool of water, while rejecting lovers and leaving a trail of broken hearts. ...

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  • US Military Casualities: Amputations at Record Numbers

    Last summer a report from the Congressional Research Service based on Department of Defense information was sent to Congress detailing the US military casualty statistics in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Twenty percent o...

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