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Cranberry Harvest underway in USA

It's cranberry harvest time across parts of the northern USA and Canada. Eating raw cranberries is probably the most nutritious way to consume these healthful bright red berries. Dried cranberries, while also nutritious (and as with similar dried fruits) are usually sweetened ...

05 Oct '18 | Cranberries (fruit) | USA & Canada

Recent popular news items are featured further down this page.
For more news items see news topics, which also lists news by month, and news by location (e.g. country).

Featured product of the day:

Reflexology: Therapeutic foot masage for health and well-being

by Inge Dougans

An illustrated guide to how therapeutic foot manipulations can help relieve stress and promote health and well-being. This describes reflexology as based on the same Chinese health principles as acupuncture.

This week features books about reflexology.

Angel Thought for 25th May:

If you don't set aside time to meditate and be still, is it not all the more difficult for awareness of the Angelic Realm to reach you ?

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 Water Violet

one of the 38 Bach Flower Remedies

Today's Study Tip:

Even a small amount of study time can be used effectively: Don't worry about EVERYTHING, just do SOMETHING.

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 Gemini, often referred to and depicted as the pair of twins, or represented symbolically.

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include blue celestine, citrine and watermelon tourmaline.

Geminis can be insightful in their understandings of others' thoughts and perspectives and are often said to be talkative, quick witted, enthusiastic and curious about everything.

Dietary needs at different life stages

A person's dietary needs change as he or she passes through the stages of life from birth to childhood, adulthood and eventually later life.

The food needed changes in terms of the amount (energy value) and type (nutritional content) of foods required for good health. More energy is required to support times of growth, e.g. during childhood, and to fuel active lives regardless of the reason for activity, be that leisure, sport, work or another type of necessity.

... more about this

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More from the News Section:

The higher prevalence of hypertension in black compared with white Americans has been linked with fried and highly processed food - 5 Oct '18

By 2043 obesity might exceed smoking as the largest preventable cause of cancer in women - 25 Sep '18

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

Child undernutrition in Mali - 5 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

Low vs high nicotine e-cigarettes - 9 Jun '18

Benefits of dementia friendly swimming opportunities - 30 May '18

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