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6 reasons journalists should just say no to Mayo Clinic’s latest journalism ‘residency’ program

The Mayo Clinic’s Jacksonville campus will host a journalism “residency.” Craving a trip to Florida in February? If you’re a journalist, the Mayo Clinic has you covered. Once again Mayo is extending an offer to educate health care journalists, this time with what it’s calling a “residency” scheduled for Feb. 24-28 at the Mayo Clinic… Read More »

Turns Out, Just One Week Of Eating Organic Lowers Toxins In The Body

If eating healthy and avoiding pesticides is top priority for you, going organic is undoubtedly the first step. Opting for fruits, vegetables, and proteins that haven’t been treated with chemicals — and toxins that have been proven to carry carcinogenic properties and affect hormones, neurological diseases, and more — can be the key to greater… Read More »

Walking for health benefits just got easier to track

In an ongoing study exploring walking for health across the adult lifespan, University of Massachusetts Amherst kinesiology researchers found that walking cadence is a reliable measure of exercise intensity and set simple steps-per-minute guidelines for moderate and vigorous intensity. Catrine Tudor-Locke, professor of kinesiology, and postdoctoral researchers Elroy Aguiar and Scott Ducharme concluded that for… Read More »