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Elderly Ala. woman found living with death spouse
Police in Alabama say officers found a 78-year-old woman who had been living at home with her dead husband for about a month.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Pensacola News Journal
Health briefs: Sunday, March 9, 2014
Sacred Heart Health System will be hosting Camp Bluebird, a program that offers support, encouragement and renewal for both cancer patients and their family members, April 9 through 11 at Sacred Heart's Miracle Camp on Beulah Road in Escambia County.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Media Matters for America
Five Reasons Why Media Shouldn't Take Heritage's Pro-Pollution Report At Face Value
The Heritage Foundation recently published a faulty report on the economic effects of the EPA's forthcoming carbon pollution regulations, and its findings have been repeated uncritically in conservative media despite the foundation's fossil fuel funding and the report's "deeply problematic" analysis.
UAB to Take Radically Different Approach to Drug Adherence in the Black Belt
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - It is often referred to as the nation's other drug problem. Studies indicate anywhere from 45 to 55 percent of adults fail to take their prescriptions as requested by their doctors.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Carnival, passengers in court over disabled ship
In this Feb. 14, 2013, file photo, passengers spell out the word "HELP" aboard the disabled Carnival Lines cruise ship Triumph as it is towed to harbor off Mobile Bay, Ala.
Echium oil may boost blood omega-3 levels and improve heart health markers: Study
Daily intake of a supplement containing echium oil may boost levels of the omega-3s EPA and DHA, and help reduce cardiovascular risk factors, says a new study from Germany.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
New blood analysis predicts risk of death
The general state of a person's metabolism can be diversely illustrated with a new scientific blood analysis.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Ala. governor supports teen tanning restrictions
The Legislature gave final approval to a bill Thursday that sets the limits. The bill's sponsor, Republican Rep. Ron Johnson of Sylacauga, said it is the result of dermatologists seeing a growing number of teenagers with melanoma from excessive using of tanning beds.
Obese Women Average 1 Hour of Exercise Yearly
Obese men and women get little to no exercise each year, increasing their risk for stroke, high blood pressure and Type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Flax seed benefits: Are they good sources of omega 3s?
Daddy Clay makes a visit to Whole Foods to learn how to make a nutritious smoothie made of kale, flax seeds, fruit and more.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Harm can continue even after bullying stops
Intervening early to stop bullying is important because the health effects a?? including anxiety, depression and impaired self-worth a?? can persist even after bullying stops, a study shows.
Pensacola News Journal
Health briefs: Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014
Mainstay Financial Group in partnership with Sacred Heart Senior Services will host the inaugural "Educate, Enlighten, Empower" women-only event from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 29 at the Sacred Heart Hospital Conference Center on Ninth Avenue.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Increased stroke risk tied to cold weather, high humidity and big temperature swings
A lone student works down University Boulevard as snow falls in a thick wave, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
and beverages can be a good carrier of omega-3s
If you're not a fan of fatty fish or fish oil supplements, you're likely not getting enough omega-3s for optimal heart and brain health.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Oprah selects Delicious Dietitian for inclusion in O Magazine's wellness issue
MOBILE, Alabama - - The Delicious Dietitian, a Mobile, Ala.-based spice and flavoring company, has been selected by Oprah Winfrey for inclusion in the Wellness Edition of the O List in February's O, the Oprah magazine.