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What to Know about Reindeer

For most of us, Yuletide is the season when reindeer become a topic of conversation. But reindeer populations have been declining recently because of climate changes. In fact, the last three decades have seen numbers plummet by 60% due to global warming disrupting the natural habitats of reindeer. Their…

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Foods to Help Combat the Holidays’ High Cholesterol

It’s that time of year again when holiday festivities cause tummies to pack on some extra pounds. That means cholesterol levels would be affected, too. There’s a difference between types of cholesterol – the good and the bad. To fight the good fight against bad cholesterol, it is suggested that…

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Establishing Smart Boundaries as a Parent

Parenthood involves patience – both with yourself as a parent and with your child.  Cultivating patience helps in better managing parenthood.  And a key recommendation to managing parenthood can be found in the establishment of good boundaries.  These boundaries should not be looked upon as limitations,…

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Top 5 Reasons to Visit Coronado, California

Situated across downtown San Diego is the affluent beachfront city of Coronado, California.  First discovered by the 17th century explorer Sebastian Vizcaino, Coronado’s name is derived from Spanish, and means “the crowned one.”  Hence, Coronado is known not only by its local nickname…

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How Much Exercise Do You Need After A 9-to-5 Work Day at the Desk

Let’s face it, modern times often means a work day that requires us at the desk for eight hours.  Then it’s sometimes followed by a couch potato-like relaxation in front of the television.  Unfortunately, that type of sedentary lifestyle is associated with increased risks of chronic conditions…

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Founding Father Benjamin Franklin’s Influence on American Agriculture

Many historians have called Benjamin Franklin an agricultural leader in young America.  Here's a glimpse into why. Benjamin Franklin lived primarily in the city, but he also had an affinity for agriculture and farm life.  And, after he retired from his printing business in 1748, he purchased a farm…

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Antarctic Sponge Has Key to Eliminating Resistant Staph Bacteria MRSA

According to the American Chemical Society’s journal, Organic Letters, a scientific team from the University of South Florida (USF) has isolated and tested an…

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Looking for Contestants: Casting Call Made for Apple’s TV Show ‘Planet of the Apps’

Apple’s TV show on app developers has been greenlighted.  Named Planet of the Apps, the show will be in the style of a reality competition, similar to Shark Tank. According to

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Final Free Opportunity to Upgrade to Windows 10

For Windows 7 and Windows 8 Users, the free Microsoft upgrade to Windows 10 expires today (Friday, July 29th 0 234

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Blue Light from Devices Can Permanently Damage Children’s Eyesight

Recently, leading optometrists in the United States have issued warnings in a new, more robust public awareness campaign about the danger that blue light can cause in children’s eyesight. They report…