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Reducing saturated fat in diet lowers blood cholesterol and risk of CVD

The recent report 'Saturated fats and health' by the (UK) Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition concluded that there is no need to change current advice that saturated fats should not form more than about 10% of dietary energy. However, surveys indicate that typical intak...

01 Aug | Nutrition | England

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The Heart of Aromatherapy

by Andrea Butje

Not just another aromatherapy book, this introduces 40 essential oils then describes many blends that use them. There are aromatherapy suggestions for skin care, relaxation, digestion, pain relief and more ...

This week features books about therapies.

Angel Thought for 15th September:

The 1st Sphere of celestial beings serve as heavenly counsellors and include the Seraphim, Cerubim and Thrones.

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.

Read about Gorse

one of the 38 Bach Flower Remedies

Today's Study Tip:

Don't expect to find all aspects of your studies equally interesting. That is rarely the case.

What else is here?

These pages include articles about healthy living and various approaches to health and well-being. There are also study areas and general interest sections. The content featured here changes frequently.

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If it's your birthday today ...

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

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include amethyst, snowflake obsidian and watermelon tourmaline.

Virgos tend to be highly analytical, health conscious and perfectionist. Many pursue careers involving serving others such as in health, teaching, social care, industrial relations or environmental work.

Signs vs Symptoms of Injuries

Signs of injuries are indications that another person can sense when attending an injured person, e.g. the things that a First Aider can see, hear and feel e.g. heat.

Symptoms of injuries are information given by the injured person (also called the casualty), e.g. what he or she says to the First Aider.

It is especially useful to be able to recognize the signs of injuries if the injured person is unconscious.

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More from the News Section:

Garlic and Artichoke adopted through ABC's Adopt-an-Herb Program - 14 Jun '19

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

BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony celebrates excellence in medical writing - 6 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

Positive effects of exercise on blood cell populations - 20 Jun '18

Olfactory receptor OR51E2 and prostate cancer - 8 Jun '18

Benefits of dementia friendly swimming opportunities - 30 May '18

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