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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 | 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:

Reiki Level I Certification Manual Usui & Tibetan

by Gail Thackray

This manual isn't just for Reiki Level I certification courses, although it is useful as a study aid. It is also easy to read by anyone interested in energy healing and spiritual development as well as being a good refresher for lapsed reiki practitioners.

This week features books about reiki.

Angel Thought for 20th November:

One reason why Angels are so joyful is their continuous focus on giving and service.

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 Walnut Oil

one of the many carrier oils used for massage

Today's Study Tip:

Don't expect everything to be easy but do try to find the fun and interest in study topics.

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 Scorpio, often referred to and depicted as the scorpion, or represented symbolically.

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include malachite, moonstone and turquoise.

Scorpios can have a highly competitive nature. They are widely considered to be brave, focused, balanced, yet also ambitious. Many excel as sportspeople and athletes.

Sports Injuries: Soft Tissue Injury

Definition: A soft tissue injury is damage to any biological tissues except for bone. (Damage to bone tissue is classed as a hard tissue injury.)

Soft tissue injuries can be divided into two categories:

  • Open wounds, and
  • Closed wounds

Closed wounds do not involve any external bleeding.

... 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

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

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

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

Essential oils used in ambulances - 28 May '18

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