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Winter weather depriving city dwellers of vitamin D

Residents of snowy, northern U.S. cities are at risk of vitamin D deficiency and worse, may not even know it. During Buffalo’s winter months, nearly 50 percent of people have insufficient amounts of vitamin D and 25 percent may be considered deficient, says nutrition researcher Peter Horvath of the University at Buffalo School of Public […]

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Yoga For Modern City Life: Most Urbanites Start With A Class

The best place to start is with a class, where a teacher can show you how to adapt poses using props and help you learn proper technique for the postures.

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Yoga For Modern City Life: Yoga Helps Ease Modern Stress

For Gail Stuart, who is finishing a beginner’s series, yoga is an antidote to the stress of her job at the Medical University of South Carolina, where she works with psychiatric research. You just walk through the whole process, and you feel yourself slipping away. It’s a different workout, she says, a welcome alternative to […]

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Preventing heart disease in New York City children and their caregivers

Mount Sinai Heart at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has been awarded a $ 3.8 million grant by the American Heart Association (AHA) to promote cardiovascular health among high-risk New York City children, and their parents, living in Harlem and the Bronx. With assistance from the NYC Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), the […]

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Tayag To Grace Health Caravan In City

DEPARTMENT of Health Assistant Secretary Enrique Tayag will grace the kick-off of Baguio Day celebrations on August 31 with a dance number to promote healthy lifestyle among city residents. Tayag, DOH’s ambassador for health lifestyle, will lead the Go for Health initiative a healthy lifestyle movement to prevent non-communicable diseases through physical activity, healthy diet, […]

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Jam Step Not About Numbers Its About Advocacy Of Healthy Lifestyle"

Official name City of Bacolod Other name Lungsod ng Baclod Native name Dakbanwa sang Baclod Nickname City of Smiles Settlement type Highly-urbanized city[1] Image seal Ph seal negros occidental bacolod.png Seal size 96px Map caption Map of Negros Occidental[2] showing the location of Bacolod City. |image_map1 Pushpin map Philippines Pushpin label position Pushpin map caption […]

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