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Johns Hopkins to Perform HIV-Positive Organ Transplants

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 9:09am

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No hospital in the U.S. has ever performed an organ transplant from an HIV-positive patient to another HIV-positive person — until now. Read More →

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Obese Mothers, Autistic Children?

1 Written by: | Friday, Feb 05, 2016 9:34am

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What causes autism, and why has there been such an increase in the number of children diagnosed with the condition over the past few decades? That question has resulted in much fraught debate–and some bad science, too. Now, researchers at Johns Hopkins are wading into the debate with new research that shows a surprising factor that may contribute to an increased risk of autism. Read More →

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Friday’s Healthy Eating Challenge from Relay Foods and RPEMS – Eat the Rainbow!

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 05, 2016 8:59am

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Friday’s Challenge: Eat the Rainbow!

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Thursday’s Healthy Eating Challenge from Relay Foods and RPEMS – Healthy Fat Swap

1 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 04, 2016 3:46pm

Thursday's Challenge: Make a Healthy Fat Swap!

Thursday’s Challenge: Make a Healthy Fat Swap!

Relay Foods and Roland Park Elementary Middle School have teamed up for the Healthy Eating Challenge. It’s Thursday, the 4th day of challenge! Today, we’re talking about fats and sugars. Together, we’ll learn about the difference between healthy fats and unhealthy fats. We’ll also learn how much sugar is in some of the drinks we have every day and talk about why we should think twice before gulping it down. Read More →

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Relay Foods and Roland Park School Healthy Eating Challenge: Wednesday’s Challenge – Drink Water!

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 03, 2016 9:21am

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Infused water with cucumber, fruit and herbs.

Relay Foods and Roland Park Elementary Middle School have teamed up for the Healthy Eating Challenge.  Wednesday’s Challenge:  Drink Water! Read More →

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Why 90% of All New Year’s Exercise Programs Fail

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 02, 2016 12:22pm

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Nick Shultz, Executive Director, Red Brook Health & Wellness Center

Nick Shultz is the Executive Director of Red Brook Health and Wellness Center, a full-service facility located at 400 Red Brook Boulevard in Owings Mill. The Center differentiates itself with its experienced staff and personal trainers, individualized programs, range of classes and more than 100 pieces of strength, cardio and functional training equipment. Red Brook focuses on improving the overall strength, wellness and mental attitude of its members with its motto “we change lives – not just numbers on a scale.” Read More →

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Tuesday Healthy Eating Challenge: Explore Ancient Grains with Buffalo Quinoa Bowl!

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 02, 2016 10:42am

Relay Foods and Roland Park Elementary Middle School have teamed up for the Healthy Eating Challenge.  Tuesday’s Challenge:  Ancient Grains! Read More →

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One-Pot Recipes for Every Meal

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 01, 2016 3:00pm

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This is the time of year where nothing’s better than coming home to a pot of simmering something. Click to find a ton of one pot recipes to keep you and your family warm and nourished.  Read More →

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Relay Foods Teams up with Roland Park Elementary Middle for the Healthy Eating Challenge!

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 01, 2016 1:52pm

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Relay Foods has teamed up with Roland Park Elementary Middle School for the Healthy Eating Challenge!  Monday’s Challenge:  Meatless Monday! Read More →

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More Birth Control Means More Sex, Hopkins Study Finds

0 Written by: | Friday, Jan 29, 2016 9:43am

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Contraception helps women avoid unwanted pregnancies–but it has wider benefits, too. Studies have shown that access to contraception improves all sorts of economic and social outcomes. Oh, and according to a new study out of Johns Hopkins, it also leads to more sex. Read More →

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