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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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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:

The Essential Guide to Practical Astrology

by April Elliott Kent

Explains many aspects of astrology in a clear, accessible and entertaining way. The textbook style might put some people off but for those seeking clarity in simple statements rather than complicated diagrams this might be the book for you.

This week features books about astrology.

Angel Thought for 20th February:

Welcome Angels into your life in whichever way you feel most comfortable. There are no hard and fast rules.

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:

Studying does not necessarily involve writing. Some subjects may be better understood as a result of some quiet unpressured time spend re-reading course materials.

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.

Sports Injuries: Open Wounds

Open wounds can happen due to accidents during sports, physical team games and other activities.

Definition: An open wound is an injury in which blood is released from inside the body through broken layers of skin and possibly other tissues.

The difference between open wounds and closed wounds is that open wounds permit blood to leave the body while closed wounds do not involve external bleeding.

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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

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

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

Olfactory receptor OR51E2 and prostate cancer - 8 Jun '18

Frog warning coloration is also camouflage - 5 Jun '18

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