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Vol. 5, No. 2 | February 2013

 

 

 

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Protect Your Pet From Dog Nappers
Keep Your Furry Friend Safe

The American Kennel Club reports that dog theft is not an unusual crime. State legislatures are taking the matter seriously. In Texas, the legislature is considering making pet theft a felony. California and Delaware have tried to regulate roadside pet sales, where stolen pets are often sold.

Some dog-nappers aim to collect a ransom. One California woman paid $10,000 for the return of a dog taken from her parked car. Other thieves want to make money selling the dog or may want to keep the pet for themselves.

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Know The Risks For Heart Disease
February is Heart Health Month

The leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States is cardiovascular disease, which includes heart disease and stroke. They kill an estimated 630,000 Americans each year.

Heart disease can be prevented. American Heart Month is a good time to decide what you can do to achieve a heart-healthy life.

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Get Flexible
Here's How To Stretch

At the Mayo Clinic, doctors say stretching can improve on flexibility, circulation, range of motion and stress. * For your neck: Sit tall on a chair. Tilt head to the right, keeping shoulders down. Put your right hand on the left side of the head to add extra stretch. Hold 20 to 25 seconds, then do the other side.

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Recipe: Clam Chowder
Low Caloric & Diabetic Friendly Recipe


Being healthy doesn't have to be boring. You can indulge a little if you want to, just don't overdo it. This clam chowder recipe is a great alternative to eating higher caloric and carbohydrate rich food.

Total Servings: 6
Serving size: 1 cup

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Recipe: Banana Cream Pie
Low Caloric & Diabetic Friendly Recipe


Being healthy doesn't have to be boring. You can indulge a little if you want to, just don't overdo it. This banana cream pie recipe is a great alternative to eating higher caloric and carbohydrate rich food.

Total Servings: 8
Serving size: 1 slice

Click here for the recipe...

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As always, be sure to check with your dietician, nutritionist or primary care physician before going on any specific diet plan.

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