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October 13, 2014

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Categories: Digital and Social Media, Health and Wellness

Health Trend: The Emerging Landscape of the Healthy Selfie

According to the Pew Internet Project’s research related to health and health care, 7 out of 10 U.S. adults personally track at least one health indicator including blood pressure, blood sugar, headaches or sleep patterns. And 12% of U.S. adults...

August 18, 2014

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Categories: Health and Wellness, Workplace Wellness

Tips from a Yogi: Banish Stress Without Leaving Your Desk

When I moved to New York seven years ago, one of the first things I did was sign up for a yoga membership. I loved the energy of the city and my communications job, but my (self-admitted) type A personality...

June 2, 2014

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Categories: Consumers, Food and Beverage, Health and Wellness

Staying Skeptical of the Buzz: A Reformed Fad Dieter’s Take on Nutrition

On any given day, 20 percent of Americans will say they’re on a diet. I’ve rarely been the exception. In the past, I’ve tried them all based on trending suggestions: I’ve eliminated adult foods via the baby food diet. I’ve...

April 21, 2014

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Categories: Health and Wellness, PRimeCut

Life Expectancies Take an Unexpected Turn

Throughout history, women have outlived men in almost every country on earth. Worldwide, they now live an average of four years longer. In the US, women are outliving men by five years, versus 7.8 years in the 1970s. Recent research...

March 5, 2014

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Categories: Consumers, Health and Wellness

Connecting with Today’s Health Minded Consumers

“For the last 20 years, a dramatic shift has occurred in the way Americans manage their health. Instead of reflexively swallowing medicine, more people are now apt to describe their attitudes as ‘proactive’ and ‘holistic,’ and look to healthy food...

December 18, 2013

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Move Over Selfie. Science Wants the Spotlight, Too

I clearly remember the first time I used the camera on my pink RAZR flip phone to take a picture of myself smiling widely. More vividly, I remember how much my little sister made fun of me for it. There’s...