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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

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Astrology for Yourself: How to Understand And Interpret Your Own Birth Chart

by Demetra George and Douglas Bloch

This consists of a series of structured exercises to enable readers to understand and interpret their own charts using the Placidus House System. It includes sections about houses, signs, planets, nodes, asteroids, retrogrades and transits.

This week features books about astrology.

Angel Thought for 22nd February:

Bookmark your favourite Angel webpages and return to them whenever you need an emotional lift. Angels will be there waiting for 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.

Massage manipulation techniques

Notes about techniques with links to more on each

Today's Study Tip:

What's fun and interesting about this topic ? Consider then explain enthusiastically.

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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 Pisces, often referred to and depicted as the fish or represented symbolically.

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include blue lace agate, fluorite, and turquoise.

Pisceans are said to be unafraid of bending so-called unbreakable rules if a situation when a more humane approach is needed. Many appreciate private time for regular retreat and relaxation.

Sports Injuries: Hard Tissue Injury

A hard tissue injury is damage to bone tissue. In team sports and athletics hard tissue injuries can be caused by:

  • Contact / impact with another player, e.g. an opponent in a tackle
  • Contact with an object used during the activity, e.g. a hard ball such as a cricket ball striking a hand or face
  • Contact with a hard playing surface e.g. due to a hard fall onto frozen ground or even solid ice if ice-skating.

... 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

BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony celebrates excellence in medical writing - 6 Sep '18

Wire-bristle grill brush danger for summer BBQs - 3 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

Olfactory receptor OR51E2 and prostate cancer - 8 Jun '18

Benefits of dementia friendly swimming opportunities - 30 May '18

Essential oils used in ambulances - 28 May '18

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