Washington, DC (NAPSI) - Sickle cell disease involves abnormally shaped red blood cells that reduce the flow of blood inside the blood vessels. It is inherited, the same way people inherit the color of their eyes, skin and hair.
El Centro, California (NAPSI) - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, kids aren’t getting nearly enough fruits and veggies in their daily diets, but you can help yours get the nutrients they need and like it.
El Centro, California (NAPSI) - According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, almost 80 percent of children in America don’t get the recommended number of nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables in their diets. The USDA says you should fill at least half your child’s plate at most meals with fruits and vegetables.
Palm Springs, California (NAPSI) - There is mounting evidence that exercise can help to reduce the risk of certain diseases and conditions, including Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, heart disease, osteoporosis and arthritis.
El Centro, California (NAPSI) - The most effective way to lose weight may not involve any dieting at all. That’s the word from an international group of scientists, physicians and researchers. They believe to be effective, a weight loss program must take epigenetics into account.
(POW/MIA Ceremony)…It will be Thursday, September 18.
(Three Petty Officers will be pinned Tuesday)…The Official Ceremony will be held at the Chapel at NAF, El Centro.
(They are collecting Pony Tails in El Centro and Calexico)…Three Beauty Salons are participating in the Pony Tail Donation Through Saturday.
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