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Fourth Annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

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Healthy Eating
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First Lady Michelle Obama launches the fourth annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge. Learn more at pbs.org/lunchtimechallenge. Continue


6 Health Benefits of Being Social

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Next Avenue
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Being connected can help you live longer, lower your Alzheimer’s risk and more. Continue


4 Things to Do When Your Parents Are Resisting Help

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Next Avenue
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Taking these steps can reduce frustration and stress — for all of you. Continue


When music is medicine for kids coping with cancer

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PBS NewsHour
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Whether for relaxation or rehabilitation, music helps cancer patients cope and fulfill physical and emotional needs. For more Art Beat: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/art/ Continue


Nothing Funny About 'the Heartbreak of Psoriasis'

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Next Avenue
PBS


Psoriatic arthritis is a serious condition, but the outlook has improved. Continue


"The Trouble with Chicken" - Preview

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FRONTLINE
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FRONTLINE investigates the spread of dangerous pathogens in our poultry — and why the food-safety system isn't stopping the threat. Continue


When Menopause and Caregiving Collide

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Next Avenue
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How women can handle two life passages that can cause stress. Continue


Finding Healing From Dementia Outdoors

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Next Avenue
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There's both stimulation and comfort in Mother Nature. Continue


The Best Ways to Eat Your Fruits and Vegetables

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Next Avenue
PBS


The difference between fresh, frozen, canned, dried and juiced. Continue


The 7 Worst Foods For Your Teeth

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Next Avenue
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Protect your pearly whites by avoiding these cavity- and stain-producing culprits. Continue


Perfect Strangers | Promo

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America Reframed
PBS


What lies beyond the art of giving and receiving? Ellie, a liberal Democrat and kind-hearted masseuse, decides she wants to share the gift of life with a stranger. Five hundred miles away, Kathy loses hope of receiving a transplant until she hears from Ellie. Over the course of four years, both women face unexpected challenges. Continue


How to Spot Signs of Elder Abuse

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Next Avenue
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Here’s what to be on the lookout for — plus advice on what to do. Continue


The Vaccine War

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FRONTLINE
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Amid a new outbreak of measles, health officials are again urging parents to immunize their children and reassuring them that there is no link between vaccines and disorders like autism. But the war over vaccines rages on, pitting the scientific establishment against a populist coalition of parents, celebrities, and activists. Continue


Learning to Swallow

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America Reframed
PBS


The portrait of Patsy Desmond, an "it girl” who seemingly had it all yet struggled with bipolar disorder; a failed suicide attempt leaves her unable to swallow. Learning to Swallow captures Patsy’s raw honesty and wit even as she becomes increasingly frail. However, hope and an undying spirit prevail, renewing Patsy's pact with art and life. Continue


Why America Needs More Geriatricians

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Next Avenue
PBS


Their numbers are dwindling; here's the money and care case for them. Continue


Trailer | Caring for Mom & Dad

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Caring for Mom & Dad
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Americans are living longer than ever before, and soon older adults will outnumber the young. Today, family caregivers are providing 90 percent of parent care, in addition to balancing work and family. CARING FOR MOM & DAD explores the emotional, health and financial challenges that many caregivers face every day. Premieres May 7 on PBS (check local listing). Continue


New Tech Devices Will Help Boomers Age In Place

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Next Avenue
PBS


These monitoring products are designed for a gadget-savvy generation. Continue


Dora Arias

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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies
PBS


Dora was diagnosed with cancer and realized how hard the system would be for people who did not speak English as well as she did. Continue


Talking With Loved Ones About How They Want to Die

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Next Avenue
PBS


'The Conversation' author says: make sure you know what they'd prefer. Continue


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