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It's a bumper blueberry season

July is National Blueberry Month in the USA. Many parts of the country are reporting a bumper crop of blueberries. Here's a brief summary of some of the reported health benefits of this delicious fruit.

13 Jul | Blueberries (fruit) | North America & Europe

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The Yogi Assignment: A 30-Day Program for Bringing Yoga Practice and Wisdom to Your Everyday Life

by Kino MacGregor

Yoga is not just about moving the body slowly through a series of positions. This 30 day experience gradually introduces the inner journey through a sequence of meditations as well as poses.

This week features books about yoga.

Angel Thought for 16th August:

At every moment there is a being or situation that could benefit from your prayers of love.

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 massage

Introductory notes with links to more information ...

Today's Study Tip:

Research careers in subjects you find interesting. Do so as early as possible - something that seems great to start with might not be, or might lead you to find out about something even better ...

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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 Leo, often referred to and depicted as the lion, or represented symbolically.

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include carnelian, citrine and diamond.

Leos achieve much due to their tenacity, sticking with projects when others lose patience and stamina.
They can be superb hosts and entertainers, deriving pleasure from of helping others enjoy themselves.

Metabolic Pathways

There are numerous chemical reactions occuring within the human body.

In many cases the products from one reaction become the reactants of, or catalysts for, another reaction.
Some courses include study of some series of reactions in which one leads to the next in a sequence and might also affect other reactions in related cycles or sequences. The many steps, or stages, in these processes can be referred to collectively as metabolic pathways.

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More from the News Section:

Child undernutrition in Mali - 5 Jul '18

Positive effects of exercise on blood cell populations - 20 Jun '18

Olfactory receptor OR51E2 and prostate cancer - 8 Jun '18

Frog warning coloration is also camouflage - 5 Jun '18

Benefits of dementia friendly swimming opportunities - 30 May '18

New portable test for and vitamin A and iron deficiencies - 6 Dec '17

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

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

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