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Posted by Katie Sack at 3:47PM

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Most people are aware of breast cancer, but many forget the steps to detect the disease in its early stages and to encourage others to do so as well.

Why do you need an early detection plan? One in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, and when breast cancer is detected...

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Posted by Katie Sack at 1:17PM

Saturday, September 27th marks the 18th annual Family Health & Fitness day in the US! The purpose of this national event it to promote family involvement in physical activity, and it poses a great opportunity to spend time together! Regular physical activity during childhood and adolescence can improve strength and endurance, helps build strong muscles and bones,...

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Posted by Katie Sack at 9:08AM

IC FIT KIDS: Personalized one on one training customized to help your child reach their fitness goals at the Ithaca College Robert R. Colbert Wellness Clinic!

IC Fit Kids is a fitness program designed for the children of Ithaca College employees. Fit Kids will provide your son or daughter with coaching supervised by nationally certified...

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Posted by Katie Sack at 9:41AM

September marks National Whole Grain Month! The Whole Grain Council’s 2014 theme this September is ‘Make the Switch’. Studies have shown that switching from refined grains to whole grains can help lower your risk of chronic diseases. Confused of the difference? This will help. Common refined grains include:

  • cornbread
  • flour...

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Posted by Katie Sack at 1:54PM

September is national honey month, so I decided to look into the belief that locally produced honey can cure allergies. The idea behind this belief is that as bees pollinate flowers, they transfer the pollen spores to their honey, and when you consume locally produced honey it is thought to build up your immunity by gradually exposing you to pollen. It makes sense because most allergies are...

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