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Fresh produce delivered to work could improve health


A Texas-based program that delivers locally grown fruits and vegetables to workplaces could help prevent diet-related chronic diseases, according to a Texas Department of State Health Services study.

In the study, published Thursday in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease, employees at 41 workplaces could order a […]

October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blog, Research|Tags: , |0 Comments

STORIES FROM THE HEART: Gulf War veteran recovers from heart attack to run marathon; he dedicates race to his cardiologist

It was the Monday before Thanksgiving a few years ago, and Greg Weglowski was on his bicycle.

Greg – a Gulf War veteran who at the time was a special agent for the federal government – knew something was wrong. When he pushed the pedals, “it just felt impossible,” he […]