Health and Wellness
Menopause is a fact of life for many of the 30 million women ages 50-65 in the United States. Research estimates that 32 percent of these women suffer from menopausal related symptoms like vaginal dryness, which can cause painful intercourse. Although vaginal dryness is common, it’s not frequently discussed between women and their doctors.
More than 200,000 cocoa-farming families in West and Central Africa will be growing more cocoa and producing more food for their own tables within the next five years, thanks to a new program by the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Walmart Foundation.
Calling all cheese lovers and chefs: Parrano, the Dutch cheese imported by Best Cheese Corporation that combines the tastes of Gouda and Parmigiano-Reggiano, is celebrating National Grilled Cheese Day on April 12 by searching for the most inventive grilled cheese recipe. Parrano is looking to elevate the classic comfort food through consumer's innovative creations.
DOLE Fruit Bowls, Captain Planet Foundation, and Tops Friendly Markets Join Forces to Gift Learning Gardens
Launching today, the DOLE Fruit Bowls, Captain Planet Foundation and Tops Friendly Markets Learning Garden Grant contest will offer elementary schools in the Tops Friendly Markets service area the chance to win a learning garden installation for their school.
Yesterday, on the first day of spring, Balance Bar®, maker of one of America's original nutrition energy bars, said it's an ideal time to freshen up eating, fitness, and lifestyle habits.
Menopause is a natural change that occurs as the ovaries stop producing hormones and releasing eggs. For most women, it is a gradual process that can occur over several years and, in some cases, can take up to a decade. Although the process is natural, menopause can still bring numerous symptoms as hormones fluctuate and drop.
Much like the death of a human family member, the loss of a pet can be a truly devastating experience, as pets have grown to become an integral part of the family unit. This leads us to the next evolution in pet care: Into The Sunset Pet Transition Center.
Celebrities and Hollywood insiders gathered last night at the Paley Media Center in Beverly Hills to support the children in crisis and their families served by Hollygrove, a nonprofit agency. Together, they raised more than $200,000 to help local youth overcome trauma and succeed in school.
Safe Kids Pennsylvania urges all families in the commonwealth to keep medications and household products secure and out of children's reach. This reminder comes during National Poison Prevention Week and in conjunction with the Safe Kids Worldwide research report identifying new insights into why kids are getting into medicine nearly 500,000 times per year.