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Kale is in season in February

Eating fresh foods in season is a wholesome aspiration that can seem easier to achieve during the summer and autumn months. When fruit trees are bare and frost threatens tender plants, kale is an option to harvest even in February, to eat fresh in various home-cooked dishes.

Free to access online data about latest clinical research on novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV

In response to increasing concern about the human respiratory illness novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the international publishing company Elsevier has launched a free-to-access online Information Center about it with information in both English and Mandarin.

29 Jan | Coronavirus 2019-nCoV | China

Improving the relationship between use of social media and body image

New report promotes more positive use of social media in response to the known issue of use of social media adversely affecting body image. This report is the result of a conference held at Strathclyde University, Scotland, in May 2019.

09 Jan | Mental Health | Scotland

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This week features books about astrology.

Nature Notes for this time of year

Clean fresh air straight from the ocean can be energising at any time of year.

Natural coastlines vary. In some places there are sections of rocks extending out to sea, elsewhere soft golden sand, light powdery sand, mud flats that shift with each tide, or huge banks of smooth stones turned by the waves.

Massage manipulation techniques

Notes about techniques with links to more on each

If it's your birthday today ...

... you were probably* born under the sign of Aquarius, often referred to and depicted as the water carrier or represented symbolically.

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include amethyst and hematite.

Aquarians typically enjoy many friends and acquaintances and are often more interested in people than in wealth and prestige. Some like to think of themselves as free-spirited intellectuals.

Angel Thought for 18th February:

Give any worries and concerns to your Guardian Angel to lift from you and replace with loving blessings.

An 'Angel Thought' appears here every day.

See also the pages about Angels and Archangels.
There are many names of archangels, some being due to spelling variations.


Today's Study Tip:

Make a point of noticing how much you have already learnt and therefore how well you are already doing.

What else is here?

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More from the News Section:

Aromatherapy assoc. NAHA supports lavender via ABC's adopt-an-herb - 22 Dec '19

Packaged food healthiest in the UK, USA, Australia and Canada - 22 Aug '19

Portland area nonprofit groups form social health network - 16 Aug '19

Cranberry Harvest underway in USA - 5 Oct '18

Total retail sales of herbal supplements in the USA exceeded $8 Billion in 2017 - 13 Sep '18

It's a bumper blueberry season - 13 Jul '18

Heat-related health concerns for older adults increase during the summer - 28 Jun '18

U.S. FDA takes steps to advance health through improvements in nutrition - 27 Jun '18

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