The Fit and Food Connection

February 4, 2019

Meet Salonpas Wellness Warrior, Joy Millner, co-founder and co-director of St. Louis, MO non-profit The Fit and Food Connection (FAFC), which provides nutrition and fitness resources to low-income families and individuals in the St. Louis county area, including food assistance, fitness classes, nutrition seminars and one-on-one fitness and nutrition coaching. All of the programs are free […]

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What is Moderate Pain?

January 28, 2019

“How would you rate your pain on a scale of 0 to 10, with 0 being no pain and 10 being the worst pain you can imagine,’ is a question all pain sufferers have heard from their doctor.  While this is a reasonable question, except for the fact that no one ever tells you what […]

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YOU CAN’T BUY ME (BRAND) LOVE

January 21, 2019

Product brand managers worldwide huddle with their communications and public relations advisors to figure out how to get celebrities to try and be seen with their products.  As reported by Wikipedia, “celebrity branding is a type of branding, or advertising, in which a celebrity becomes a brand ambassador and uses his or her status in society to promote a product, service or […]

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Reduce Winter Aches & Pains

January 14, 2019

During the cold and dry winter months, more people complain about body aches and pains. What should we do if our bodies feel more pain when the temperatures dip lower? “Oftentimes when weather changes, people’s injuries or joints tend to ache a little bit more,” says Linda Scholl, physical therapist at the University of Utah […]

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Five Helpful Tips For Staying Fit And Fantastic After Age 50

January 7, 2019

(NAPS)—About one in every three Americans is age 50 or older. If you or someone you care about is among them—or hopes to be someday—it may be wise to heed these five hints on keeping healthy, active and pain-free as you age. They come from Dr. Bob Arnot, an award-winning author of 12 books on […]

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Research Scientist Uncovers Banned Stimulant in Dietary Supplements

December 31, 2018

This month’s Salonpas® Wellness Warrior features an expert in public health and safety.   Meet  John Travis, a Senior Research Scientist at  NSF International who recently completed a powerful study published in Clinical Toxicology about the unmeasured/unlabeled presence of the banned stimulant higenamine in dietary supplements.  NSF International is a global, independent, non-government organization that tests, audits […]

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Tis The Season to Reduce Stress!

December 24, 2018

As we struggle with shopping lists and invitations, compounded by winter’s unpredictable weather, many of us suffer from extra aches and pains that are exacerbated by the pressures of the holiday season.   Salonpas® offers some tips and techniques, from our cast of medical authorities, to ensure a happy, healthy and pain-free holiday season: Making a List […]

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Holiday Relief in Patch Form!

December 10, 2018

The Salonpas Pain Relief Patch LARGE is the ideal stocking stuffer for friends and family who are in pain.  Hisamitsu America, a division of Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc., and the marketers of the Salonpas® line of pain relieving products, announced the availability of the Salonpas® Pain Relief Patch LARGE (SRP: $17.99) in a new double […]

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National Billboard Campaign to Ring in the New Year Features Salonpas!

December 3, 2018

Hisamitsu America, a division of Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc., and the marketers of the Salonpas® line of pain relieving products, announce the completion of a highly successful satellite media tour featuring Dr. Bob Arnot,  former Chief Medical Correspondent for NBC and CBS News and Jeffrey Gudin, MD, Director of the Pain Management and Wellness Center […]

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Meet the Evolved Foodie!

November 26, 2018

Meet Salonpas Wellness Warrior, Rachel Weingarten, the Evolved Foodie, a fun resource for those already committed to finding better food alternatives.  Salonpas sat down with Rachel to learn more about her nutritional philosophy: What was your inspiration for starting the Evolved Foodie? I have had a lifelong quest to find the foods that nourish me without […]

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