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Healthcare News, including Hospital, Nursing, Health Services, and Related Health Care News Change Your Water and Change Your Life

Enagic water machineHOWELL, N.J. -- According to Steven Fursik, founder of, Kangen(TM) water is one of the greatest preventative health advances of our generation. Enagic, Inc., of Japan, recently introduced Kangen(TM) water, a miraculous water product, to the U.S. and is sharing its proven benefits with clients.

Don't Be Sad: Three Ways to Beat the Winter Blues, Naturally

William SeifriedNEWTON, N.J. -- According to William Seifried, MA, LPC, we are all liable to get a case of the blahs during these gloomy winter days, but some people suffer a persistent wintertime depression called Seasonal Affective Disorder, SAD. SAD is related to and most likely caused by the relative scarcity of light in winter.

Highland Ophthalmology Associates to Offer Free Glaucoma Screenings During Glaucoma Awareness Month

NEWBURGH, N.Y. -- In honor of Glaucoma Awareness Month, Highland Ophthalmology Associates, in Newburgh, NY, will be offering free Glaucoma Screenings on Saturday, January 13, 2007. Highland Ophthalmology Associates encourages anyone at risk to please participate in their Glaucoma Awareness Program.

New Health Book for IBD Sufferers: 'Check Your Pride at the Door'

Dr. Darryl D. HelemsROANOKE, Va. -- The illness is real. The story is personal. The strategies work. There is life after receiving a diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). That's the message of "Check Your Pride at the Door" (ISBN 0-7414-3503-9), a newly published book by Virginia psychologist, Dr. Darryl D. Helems, who has lived with IBD for more than twenty years since his diagnosis at age 17.

SmartKnit(R) Diabetic Socks; the First Layer of Protection in Diabetic Foot Care

KANSAS CITY, Kans. -- 176 million people around the world have diabetes. Diabetes affects multiple body systems and often times the feet and legs are at a high risk of loss of sensation (neuropathy), reduced circulation, foot ulcers, delayed wound healing, and infection. In fact, more amputations result from diabetes complications than accidents. In order to help prevent such complications from occurring, a daily foot care routine and a properly fitting pair of seamless diabetic socks are essential, says the Diabetic Sock Store.

Gel Smart Sets New Standard for Fit and Comfort in Bunion Relief Sleeves

Gel Skin Bunion Relief SleevesWHIPPANY, N.J. -- A new family of orthopedic products now available from foot care innovator GEL SMART explodes the myth that one size fits all for bunion relief. GEL SMART has introduced a new Comfort Gel Skin(TM) bunion relief sleeve in four models featuring various gel thicknesses and cover options to ensure best fit and comfort in a variety of footwear styles.

Committee for the Responsible Use of Silver in Health Launches Information Portal

NEWTON, N.J. -- The Committee for the Responsible Use of Silver in Health (CRUSH) announces an extensive web site,, containing factual information on medical, biotech and industrial uses of silver in health.

Health Expert Joins American Health Partners

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- American Health Partners (AHP) announced Monday, December 19, that two former Cardinal Health executives have joined the Oklahoma City based health products marketing and distribution management firm.