News from healthy ones A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 17, 2014, 05:58 ET

New Study Finds Prison Bars Are No Barrier to the Positive Benefits of Relationship Education

A new report finds that inmates who are taught communication and conflict-resolution skills believe these skills will improve the quality of their...

Sep 05, 2014, 11:00 ET

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Sets The Stage For A Healthy Schools Revolution

President Obama has declared September National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and as kids across America head back to school there's a growing...

Aug 12, 2014, 09:01 ET

Stop the Snore: Sleep Apnea Action Urgent for Those at Risk

The nation's sleep experts agree: obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) – a potentially life-threatening disease involving episodes of complete or...

Jul 14, 2014, 12:16 ET

Walgreens Customers Say Chain Sells Products with Harmful Chemicals, says Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families

Health advocates and Walgreens customers are joining together this week in calling on the nation's largest pharmacy chain to sell safer...

Jun 26, 2014, 18:22 ET
Healthy Ones, Jewel-Osco Raise $10,000 for Breast Cancer Research Foundation. (PRNewsFoto/Healthy Ones)

Healthy Ones, Jewel-Osco Raise $10,000 for Breast Cancer Research Foundation

 Healthy Ones, the makers of lean, lower sodium and heart healthy deli meats, along with retail partner Jewel-Osco, contributed $10,000 to the...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:37 ET
HHI (PRNewsFoto/Healthy House Institute (HHI))

The Healthy House Institute (HHI) and HUD Sign 5-Year Agreement to Promote the National Healthy Homes Conference (NHHC)

The Healthy House Institute (HHI) and the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes have...

Jun 06, 2014, 12:07 ET
New Year, New You with Healthy Ones.  (PRNewsFoto/John Morrell Food Group)

Healthy Ones Announces Major Event in Chicago This June

Healthy Ones, the makers of lean, lower sodium and heart healthy deli meats and retail partner Jewel-Osco announced today an open-to-all pedaling...

May 23, 2014, 11:00 ET

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children To Award $1.1 Million In Access To Care Grants To 18 Organizations

 Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children (HSHC), the Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), announced that it will make...

May 21, 2014, 18:19 ET
KIND Healthy Snacks. (PRNewsFoto/KIND Healthy Snacks)

KIND Healthy Snacks ISSUES ALLERGY ALERT Due to Potential Presence of Peanut Protein in STRONG & KIND Bars and KIND Healthy Grains Maple Pumpkin Seeds Bars

 KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND) is voluntarily recalling STRONG & KIND bars as well as KIND Healthy Grains Maple Pumpkin Seeds with Sea Salt...

May 16, 2014, 08:00 ET

National Center For Healthy Housing And American Public Health Association Release National Healthy Housing Standard

 Today, key public health and housing leaders including U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan, are...

May 13, 2014, 04:00 ET
Omega Q Plus Lutein Eye & Heart Health Supplements. (PRNewsFoto/Healthy Directions)

Healthy Directions & Dr. Sinatra Introduce Omega Q Plus® Lutein, a Unique Heart and Eye Health Supplement

Healthy Directions, LLC, today announced the launch of Omega Q Plus® Lutein, a unique eye health supplement formulated by Stephen Sinatra, MD,...

May 07, 2014, 15:00 ET

FitWorth Healthy City Initiative restructures with new home, new director

 The FitWorth Healthy City Initiative, created to promote the health of Fort Worth families, is evolving to maintain sustainability into the...

May 06, 2014, 05:15 ET
HHI (PRNewsFoto/Healthy House Institute (HHI))

The Healthy House Institute (HHI) Recognizes Culligan for Support of Healthy Water Treatment

The Healthy House Institute (HHI) – an Educational Center and Website providing consumers information to make their homes healthier –...

May 02, 2014, 08:45 ET
Healthy Sexy Body Camp - image 1 (PRNewsFoto/Healthy Sexy Body Camp)

Laura James, Winner of America's Next Top Model Season 19, Teams with Personal Trainer Sonja-Sophie for Healthy Sexy Body Camp, Helping Women Achieve a Bikini Body in 90 Days

 For women aged 19 to 35 who want to get that Bikini body by summer or are pursuing a career in modeling, acting or pageants, "Healthy Sexy...

Apr 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

Parents Return Walgreens Products Tested For Toxic Chemicals, Says Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families

Concerned parents and health professionals descended on nearly 50 Walgreens stores nationwide today, saying the company has failed to take action...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:36 ET
Today, the Communities for Healthy Forests, Inc. (CHF), with support from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative(R), Inc. (SFI(R)), held a ceremony celebrating the restoration of the Douglas Complex fire devastation area. As part of the restoration effort, 50 fifth graders from Fir Grove Elementary and SFI program participants, Plum Creek and Swanson Group, today joined CHF, the Bureau of Land Management, Roseburg Forest Products, Douglas County, the Society of American Foresters and others for a tree planting ceremony.  (PRNewsFoto/Communities for Healthy Fores...)

Restoration Commences on Area Devastated by Douglas Complex Fires

 Today, the Communities for Healthy Forests, Inc. (CHF), with support from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative®, Inc. (SFI®),...

Apr 09, 2014, 14:50 ET
Lisa Gable, President of the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and Wayne Brock, Chief Scout Executive. (PRNewsFoto/Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation)

Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and Boy Scouts of America Join Forces to Encourage Kids to Lead Healthier, More Active Lifestyles

 The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) and the Boy Scouts of America® (BSA) today announced an alliance that will focus on...

Apr 02, 2014, 12:30 ET

Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and Boy Scouts of America Join Forces to Encourage Kids to Lead Healthier, More Active Lifestyles

 The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) and the Boy Scouts of America® (BSA) today announced an alliance that will focus on...

Mar 13, 2014, 11:39 ET
KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND) and NBA star Kevin Durant unveil movement to show it's strong to be kind(TM). Partnership looks to change perceptions of strength and kindness, and to rally Americans to stand up. "Being strong doesn't mean anything unless you have respect for everyone around you," says Durant. (Photo courtesy of KIND Healthy Snacks).  (PRNewsFoto/KIND Healthy Snacks)

KIND And Kevin Durant Unveil New Initiative To Show It's Strong To Be Kind™

KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND) and NBA star Kevin Durant today announced that they have partnered to launch a new cultural initiative that aims to...

Mar 04, 2014, 12:22 ET

Governor Mike Huckabee to Speak in Eugene, Oregon

Two time Arkansas Governor and former Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee will speak on Wed., April 2 at the Eugene Hilton and Conference Center....