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Where Have All the Swimmers Gone?

Sperm counts in men in Western countries have dropped by more than 50% in the last 40 years. A review and meta-analysis that included 43,000 men from North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand found that between 1973 and 2011, sperm counts ...

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Habit Hacks for Food and Snacks for Back To School

Habit Hacks for Food and Snacks for Back To School
Back to school time. An energy of anticipation is in the air. Getting ready, getting set. A new year(ish). Back to school is a great time, as we settle into fall routines, to tweak our habits for the better. Identify a problem, take concrete actio...

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Brain Fuel for Going Back to School

Brain Fuel for Going Back to School
Should we consider what our children eat as brain fuel for learning? Absolutely! Leading nutritional researchers are learning more every day about the power healthy foods have on growing bodies. A healthy diet and the right supplements can help to...

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How I Helped My Son to Be His Best Self

My son got new eye glasses this summer and ever since, he can’t wait to go back to school so that he can show them to his friends! I’m happy about his enthusiasm. Honestly, I’m relieved! You know, it’s awful to get a resistant, anxious or embarras...

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Meet the Intern: Kenan Bridges

Meet the Intern: Kenan Bridges
Hello all, my name is Kenan Bridges. I am Flora Inc.’s first summer intern and could not be more thrilled about it! So here is a little bit about myself… I am 21 years old and about to begin my senior year at East Carolina University. Yikes! That...

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Grandma’s tips for staying happy and athletic at any age

Grandma’s tips for staying happy and athletic at any age
How often do you joke that you’re getting old and out of shape? Do you expect heart function, breathing ability, and muscle strength to decline? Many of us do. Instead, we could stay open minded. Since expectations may influence behavior, I invite...

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Keep Calm and Call Your Mom

Keep Calm and Call Your Mom
Of all the Hallmark holidays, I think most would agree that Mother's Day is one of the most deserving. Move over National Donut Day, I have more memories of mom making kick-ass pancakes with warm maple syrup, that both warm the tummy and heart. Th...

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Employee Spotlight - Alana Orr

Employee Spotlight - Alana Orr Here at Flora, we feel as though we're all one big family. Some of us are new to the company while others have been here for 20+ years. We each bring a unique set of qualities to the company. Therefore, we thought we...

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Employee Spotlight - Gerardo Quiroz

Employee Spotlight - Gerardo Quiroz
Here at Flora, we feel as though we’re all one big family. Some of us are new to the company while others have been here for 20+ years. We each bring a unique set of qualities to the company. Therefore, we thought we’d post an employee spotlight f...

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Don’t let the holidays derail your health – 20 ways to have healthy holidays

Don’t let the holidays derail your health – 20 ways to have healthy holidays
Let’s embrace the joys that can be a natural part of the holidays. After all, if eating’s the only excitement all season, of course we’ll justify a sugar rush! Asking you to “stand with your back to the buffet”, and “alternate wine and water”, is ...

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Give Gifts That Feel Good

When friends and family give of themselves by hosting a holiday gathering, as a guest it always feels great to give a little something back as a token of appreciation. For a host or hostess, receiving a thoughtful gift can be the icing on the fest...

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Seasonal Strategies for Your Healthiest Holidays

Seasonal Strategies for Your Healthiest Holidays
Feeling the pressure of the holidays build? Find some release with these tips to help you thrive through the season and beyond. Get Present One of the most valuable gifts you can give your family, and yourself, this holiday season, isn’t somethin...

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