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  1. Reduced energy density in foods can create healthier food environment, may help to reduce obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Science Daily

    ... by TOS members Shu Wen Ng, PhD, and Barry Popkin, PhD, published today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . The study unveils a new, unprecedented system for tracking trends in consumer-packaged goods, which allowed researchers to ...

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  2. Major U.S. Food Makers Cut 6.4 Trillion Calories From Products: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WebMD

    ... by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Their two reports appear Sept. 17 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . One study compared calories sold by the 16 companies in 2007 and 2012, finding the reduction of 6.4 trillion. In the other ...

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  3. Jim Bailey Signs The End of HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... just a few of the questions in the novel The End of Healing by Dr. Jim Bailey, professor of medicine and preventive medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, which makes Dr. Bailey as good a guide as Dr. Sampson to ...

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  4. Adults' health protected from the impacts of childhood adversity by mindfulnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Medical News Today

    Adults who were abused or neglected as children are known to have poorer health, but adults who tend to focus on, and accept their reactions to, the present moment - or are mindful - report having better health, regardless of their childhood adversity. These findings, to be published in the October issue of Preventive Medicine , are based on the first study ever conducted to examine the relationship between childhood adversity, mindfulness and health.

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  5. Preventive care can keep people out of the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Post-gazette.com

    ... program designed to reduce the readmission rates, I believe that more resources should be allocated to preventive medicine strategies. Equipping the ill with knowledge of how to remain healthy is important, but educating these at-risk populations ...

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  6. Reduced energy density in foods can create healthier food environment, may help to reduce obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Science Daily

    ... by TOS members Shu Wen Ng, PhD, and Barry Popkin, PhD, published today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . The study unveils a new, unprecedented system for tracking trends in consumer-packaged goods, which allowed researchers to ...

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  7. Food Manufacturers Make Gains in Cutting Calorie CountsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Roll Call

    ... from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found that the companies removed 6.4 trillion calories by 2012, more than quadrupling the pledged amount. CQ Roll Call's Georgina ...

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  8. Blood Test To Diagnose Depression Uses 9 RNA Blood MarkersRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Scientific Blogging

    ... diagnosed illnesses or disorders based on symptoms," said co-lead author David Mohr, a professor of preventive medicine and director of the Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies at Feinberg. "This study brings us much closer to having ...

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  9. Migraine prevention tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Fox News

    ... so severe you cannot work or carry out normal activities, your doctor may be able to prescribe a preventive medicine. You're probably familiar with the wrinkle-reducing effects of botulinum toxin type A, commonly referred to by its brand name, ...

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  10. 6.4 Trillion Calories Cut From Unhealthy Grocery Store FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | US News & World Report

    Obesity continues to plague the country, but it appears as though food companies are beginning to take strides in helping alleviate the problem. In a study published today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found that companies took 6.4 trillion calories off supermarket shelves and out of the diets of Americans in 2012, a move that obesity experts say could pave the way for the next generation to be the healthiest in decades.

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  11. Food Companies' Pledge To Cut Trillions Of Calories Hits Bump In ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Medical Daily

    Back in January, the first progress report from the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation revealed that 16 of the leading food companies in the United States had successfully cut 6.4 trillion calories out of the U.S. marketplace. An independent report published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine has revealed that the HWCF's initial success in the fight against obesity may be waning due to a lack of weight loss among Americans.

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  12. The Healthiest Way to Deal With Memories of a Traumatic ChildhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | PsyBlog

    A new study, though, finds that those who accept their moment-to-moment thoughts and feelings and live in the present, report superior levels of physical health as adults. The study, published in the journal Preventive Medicine , surveyed 2,160 adults working in 'Head Start', a US government-funded program aimed at supporting low-income families .

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  13. Workplace wellness can cut medical expenses, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Business Journal

    ... who participated in the program. The report appears in Wednesday's edition of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . The study found significant improvements in health risks and an increase in the use of preventive and chronic disease ...

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  14. Households with kids ate less junk food in 2012 than '07, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... reverse childhood obesity, experts say. The assessments, published Wednesday in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, follow on an earlier report on the work of the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation -- 16 big food companies that agreed to ...

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  15. 6 ways to prevent migrainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Fox News

    ... so severe you cannot work or carry out normal activities, your doctor may be able to prescribe a preventive medicine. You're probably familiar with the wrinkle-reducing effects of botulinum toxin type A, commonly referred to by its brand name, ...

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  16. First blood test to diagnose depression in adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | EurekAlert!

    ... diagnosed illnesses or disorders based on symptoms," said co-lead author David Mohr, a professor of preventive medicine and director of the Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies at Feinberg. "This study brings us much closer to having ...

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  17. Major US food makers cut 6.4 trillion calories from productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2010 | Philly.com

    ... by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Their two reports appear Sept. 17 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . One study compared calories sold by the 16 companies in 2007 and 2012, finding the reduction of 6.4 trillion. In the other ...

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  18. Study Finds Companies' Pledge Led To Drop in Calories SoldRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... other manufacturers and retailers to follow suit." The study, published in The American Journal of Preventive Medicine, used data collected from 2007 to 2012 from companies taking part in the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation program, which ...

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  19. Food companies' US calorie-cutting pledge could stall, researchers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Fox News

    ... the University of North Carolina, who led the analysis, which was published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. "That raises a major public health concern." The analysis comes as progress against obesity has stalled. In 2007-2008, ...

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  20. New genetic variants indicate risk for prostate cancer: international studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Medical News Today

    ... risk of developing this disease," said principal investigator Christopher Haiman, Sc.D., professor of preventive medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC. "This research also emphasizes the importance of common genetic variation in the etiology of ...

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