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Probiotics

However, there are products on the market today that contain various types of the “good bacteria”, or PROBIOTICS. Taking these supplements may help you maintain a healthy balance of intestinal microorganisms that promote digestion and prevent the discomfort of intestinal distress.


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A Fried Rice Alternative

Instead of eating fat-laden Chinese fried rice, eat white rice with steamed vegetables. Mix 1 cup of cooked white rice with 1 cup of steamed vegetables. Toss with a splash of soy sauce and Asian sesame oil. This healthy meal has 300 calories and 3 grams of fat.

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Stress Management
If you feel overwhelmed by stress, you’re not alone. But you can start to view stress as a fact of life and respond to it in positive ways. Learn the skills to keep stress in check and have a more balanced, healthy life.

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Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth
Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

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Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.

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