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Archive: September 9, 2009

Madison, WI - Americans are overloading on added sugar and that can have some not-so-sweet implications down the road. The American Heart Association (AHA) has generated a scientific statement that provides specific guidance on limiting the consumption of added sugars. It also provides information a ...Read More

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - With unemployment topping the headlines for many months, there is finally some positive news to report, as a Nevada-based employer today is being honored as one of AARP's Best Employers for Workers over 50. It is the second year in a row that the Nevada Federal Credit Union made th ...Read More

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - A "day at the beach" means big bucks for the Golden State. Coastal recreation brings in tens of billions of dollars for coastal communities, and a new study finds 90 percent of visitors to the Southern California coast are there for activities other than fishing. These so-call ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Several conservation groups are calling on the federal government to require the state to reduce haze over Minnesota's national parks and wilderness areas. Chuck Laszewski with the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy says they've petitioned the Departments of Interior and A ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - The report from the front lines in Oregon is that the economy is taking a bite out of family dinners. September is Hunger Action Month, and Sharon Hills, executive director of the St. Vincent de Paul Food Recovery Network, says this year's designation comes as requests for emergency ...Read More

CHICAGO - President Obama's speech to students Tuesday focused on responsibility. He told them they could write their own destiny, just like Chicago student Shantell Steve, who will be graduating from Julian High with honors despite the fact that she had lived in foster homes. Illinois Education A ...Read More

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Today's generation of children could become the first in American history to live shorter lives than their parents, because childhood obesity is rising. That dire assessment comes from South Dakota American Heart Association senior director Darrin Smith, who says the number of ch ...Read More

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