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New portable test for and vitamin A and iron deficiencies

A new device to enable health workers to detect deficiency of vitamin A and iron in just 15 minutes has been announced by scientists at Cornell Univ, USA. It is hoped that this will assist with humanitarian work in developing countries.

06 Dec '17 | Malnutrition

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Featured product of the day:

Reflexology: A Concise Guide to Foot and Hand Massage

by Rosalind Oxenford

Here's a concise, read 'short', introduction to reflexology. For a small book there is plenty of nicely illustrated information. It's clearly presented, compact and inexpensive.

This week features books about reflexology.

Angel Thought for 20th March:

Angels do not fear. Abandon your worries for love truly conquers all.

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.

Learn about Ylang Ylang Oil

one of the essential oils used in aromatherapy

Today's Study Tip:

Be able to explain things in short or long form: Write just a few lines of key points. Could you also explain this in further detail in an essay ?

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 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.

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)

Vitamin B2, also known as riboflavin, is important for healthy skin, hair and nails. It supports healthy eyesight and mental faculties, especially in tasks that require alert concentration.

Breakfast cereals are often fortified with vitamin B2, which is commonly listed as riboflavin. Other sources of vitamin B9 include milk, cheese, eggs, green leafy vegetables including cabbage and kale, as well as whole grains, pulses and yeast extracts.

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More from the News Section:

Concerns about the health impact of social media - 16 Nov '17

How much whole grain is needed in a healthy diet? - 14 Nov '17

Effects of fragmented landscapes on forest vertebrates - 3 Nov '17

New guidelines to improve diagnosis and treatment of lupus - 6 Oct '17

HIV diagnoses falling, but still cause for concern (UK) - 3 Oct '17

Food aid distributed to thousands affected by flash floods in Nepal - 25 Aug '17

First Aid knowledge could help to reduce pressure on UK Accident and Emergency Departments - 24 Aug '17

Artificial outdoor lighting and breast cancer - 18 Aug '17

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