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Body image cuts both ways for teenagers, studies find | Gustafson

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 3:33PM

Satisfaction with one's physical appearance is at an all-time low among today's adolescents, and eating disorders are on the rise at an ever-younger age, according to reports.

 

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Body Image Cuts Both Ways for Teenagers, Studies Find

Satisfaction with one’s physical appearance is at an all-time low among today’s adolescents, and eating disorders are on the rise at an ever-younger age, according to reports by the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Much of the blame goes to the media and fashion industry and their standards of beauty and fitness that are nearly impossible to reach...

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NEW Gluten-Free Bob’s Red Mill Muffin Mix

My twist – Coconut Orange Muffins with Chocolate Chips using the NEW Bob’s Red Mill Gluten-Free Muffin Mix!   I am so excited about the NEW Gluten-Free Bob’s Red Mill Muffin Mix! It is so easy to use, just add a few ingredients to the mix – eggs, milk, butter or oil, mix it and...

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Well it’s official, I have found my new favorite slightly sweet and savory, nutty, chocolate bar by Food Should Taste Good, aka FSTG.  The new Real Good bars are – Hazelnut Sea Salt and Macadamia Chai. This is exciting news because both bars are certified Gluten-Free, NON-GMO, low salt, certified Kosher and use Fair Trade cocoa....

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Hypertension for beginners | Gustafson

  • Jul 19, 2015 at 10:22AM

More than half of people who have hypertension, a.k.a. high blood pressure, don't know enough about the condition and are unable to control it properly, according to a new survey.

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