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The Summer 2012 Grapevine is now available online!

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Featured Stories
Omega-3 Fats Help Liver Health in Men
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), also known as alcohol steatohepatitis affects 2 to 5% of Americans, while another 20% are at risk. Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease resembles alcoholic liver disease (fat in the liver, along with inflammation and liver damage) but occurs in people who drink little or no alcohol.

Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Trouble
When it comes to heart disease, a new study finds women are more likely than men to delay care when they have symptoms that spell trouble.
Frailty Tied to Lower Survival Rates After Kidney Transplant
Physical frailty may lead to worse five-year survival rates among kidney transplant patients, regardless of their age, a new study shows.
Chequamegon Food Co-op Health Tips
Poisonous popcorn?
Make fresh popcorn the old fashioned way – with a pot, stove, kernels, a little oil and a lot of shaking. Microwaveable popcorn bags are coated with suspected cancer-causing perfluorinated chemicals. Stove-popping is just one way to avoid contact with the countless chemicals we’re exposed to daily.

View Past Issues of The Grapevine
View The Grapevine issues from Spring 2010Summer 2010, Fall 2010, Winter 2010-11Spring 2011Summer 2011, Fall 2011, Winter 2011-12, Spring 2012, Summer 2012. These newsletters include our Board of Directors contact information.