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Archbishop speaks out on asylum for Islamic State refugees

THE ARCHBISHOP of York has called for the UK to take in refugees from Iraq and Syria and prevent atrocities on a par with the Rwandan genocide of the 1990s.


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Sat Aug 30, 2014


10 Ways To Love Your Colon

How important is your colon? Well, not only is it responsible for breaking down your food and providing nutrition, it also eliminates waste products from the body through feces.


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4 Things You Don't Know About Werewolf Diet

Shedding off a few pounds in order to fit into that perfect wedding dress or be able to have a killer figure has become more than a fad among many people around the world.


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BioMed Central

Genetic dissection of susceptibility genes for diabetes and related...

Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377-2 Ohno-higashi, Osaka-sayama 589-8511, Osaka, Japan BackgroundA susceptibility locus, Nidd2n, for type 2 diabetes has been mapped to mouse chromosome 14 and confirmed using the consomic strain of the Nagoya-Shibata-Yasuda mouse, an animal model of ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, World News, Japan, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

15 religious apps to download, enjoy

Do you need to track your prayer life or send a note to God? Do you ever wonder where you can find useful fasting feedback during Lent or how to pray in the direction of Jerusalem? Whether you're an iPhone or Android user, religion-themed apps are ready to be downloaded to your device for personal use, religious study, encouragement and humor or ... (more)


Related Topix: Alarm Clock, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Health, Pope Benedict XVI

Victorville Daily Press

Revered director of local rescue mission ready to minister in Las Vegas

After leading one of the largest nonprofit groups in the High Desert, Ron Wilson has announced his departure from his post as director of the Victor Valley Rescue Mission After almost seven years at the Victorville mission, which serves nearly 80,000 meals and hands out close to 100,000 pieces of clothing a year, Wilson and his family are moving to ... (more)


Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, Desert Community Bank, Victorville, CA, Health, Nellis Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force, San Bernardino County, CA, Life, Thanksgiving, Holidays

The News-Star

Can't escape feelings, but should control themCan't escape feelings,...

Can't escape feelings, but should control them The God Squad Check out this story on Q: I have a question prompted by seeing a play called "The Whale," a story of people who try to stop feeling anything through overeating, alcohol, drugs, sarcasm, etc.


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A Diabetes Diet Easily Digestible

The purpose of the diet in diabetes is the best alignment of blood glucose levels during fasting and after meals, maintaining an appropriate level of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood and the optimal blood pressure .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Vegetables, Baked Goods, Bread, Nutrition

WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Fasting, Prayers Requested For Complete Healing Of Andrae Crouch

Thanks for the many many prayers! We invite Pastor Andrae's greater fan base to join in with the Church that Andrae Crouch Pastors, New Christ Memorial Church, and fast for the completion of his Healing.


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Fast Facts About Diabetes

The more I hear about diabetes, the worse it sounds. The statistics on the disease, recently updated by the CDC, are alarming: Based on fasting glucose or glycated hemoglobin levels, 37% of adults 20 years or older have prediabetes We all seen and heard the horror stories: patients in the ED in diabetic ketoacidosis, those who get feet and legs ... (more)


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Simple lifestyle recommendations and the outcomes of gestational...

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Vagal blocking therapy feasibility study results

Harvard Medical School's Dr. Scott Shikora presents data from EnteroMedics' 28-patient DM2 ENABLE study assessing the feasibility of VBLOC vagal block therapy delivered via its Maestro RC System as a treatment for obesity, hypertension and type 2 diabetes.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes

The Jersey Journal

Flemington JCC invites community to celebrate Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Jewish families across Hunterdon County are preparing to celebrate their two holiest days, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur over the next two weeks.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Yom Kippur, Flemington, NJ, New Year's Day/Eve, Hunterdon County, NJ, Recreational Vehicle, Honey, Health


Christian Group Kicks Off All-You-Can-Eat Fast To Oppose Marriage Equality

"The Family Foundation is asking that you join us for 40 Days of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance for Marriage from August 27 until October 5, 2014," the press release reads.


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Nutrition & Metabolism

Fasting mitigates immediate hypersensitivity: a pivotal role of endogenous D-beta-hydroxybutyrate

Fasting is a rigorous type of dietary restriction that is associate with a number of health benefits.


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Medical News

Isis Pharmaceuticals begins ISIS-APOCIIIRx Phase 3 study in FCS patients

Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced the initiation of a Phase 3 study evaluating ISIS-APOCIIIRx in patients with familial chylomicronemia syndrome .


Related Topix: Biotech, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Genetics, UC San Diego

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Teej being observed across the country today

The festival of 'Teej,' a big festival observed by Nepali Hindu women, is being celebrated in a grand manner, wishing for prosperous life and perpetual luck throughout the country today.


Related Topix: Religion, Hindu, Health

Consumer Reports

Why eating the right breakfast is so important

Roll your eyes if you like, but the old bromide about breakfast being the most important meal of the day is true .


Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Nutrition, Health, Diabetes

Southwest News-Herald

Eid al-Fitr celebration at Toyota Park

A large crowd gathered at Toyota Park in Bridgeview on Monday for the celebration of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan, the monthlong period of fasting.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan, Health


Christian group 'fasting' to oppose same-sex marriage - but they're still allowed to eat

An American Christian group have declared their opposition to same-sex marriage by embarking on a 40-day 'fast' - but they're still allowed to eat.


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