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80% of Public Pools Are Not Clean, Study Finds

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 09:38 According to a recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 8 in 10 public pools in the U.S. are not up to code, BabyCenter reports. The CDC reports that, out of 48,000 public pools across the country, 8 in 10 had at least one safety violation...

What You Need to Know About the Latest Nutrition Facts Label Changes

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 09:49 After two years of working on modernizing the current Nutrition Facts label, the US Food and Drug Administration has rolled out its anticipated new food labels. The latest changes will make it easier for everyone, especially parents, to pick nutritious foods for their...

National Bike to Work Day

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 12:41 Data from the League of American Bicyclists shows that 40% of all trips in the U.S. are less than two miles and the number of bicycle commuters has increased tremendously over the last 16 years—especially among Latinos who have the second highest bicycle commuting rate...

Study: Having A Busy Schedule May Help Your Brain

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 09:49 New research suggests that having a busy schedule may help your cognitive function, Medical Daily reports. For the study, researchers observed 330 men and women between the ages of 50 to 89 and found that those individuals with busy lives “tend to fare better on...

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