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2 min ago | Orange Live

Today is Good Friday, One Of the Most Important Christian Holy Days

It is the day when Christians commemorate Jesus Christ's crucifixion, which plays an important part in the Christian faith.


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4 hrs ago | Ajay's Writings on the Wall

Black ink risotto & bacalao recipes for Lent

It is Good Friday now for Catholics in the Philippines and the time is usually associated with fasting or abstaining from meat.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Health, Seafood, Vegetables, Spanish Cuisine

8 hrs ago |

Call to change exam times to help Muslim students fasting during Ramadan

A UNION chief from Bolton has called for exam boards to review the timetabling of A-level and GCSE exams to consider the impact of Ramadan on Muslim students.


Related Topix: Ramadan, Life, Holidays, Health

11 hrs ago | MLM Business Opportunities Blog

The First Ever Coffee Ad

First publiquely made and sold in England, by Pasqua RosA©e. THE Grain or Berry called Coffee, groweth upon little Trees, only in the Deserts of Arabia.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Tucson Weekly

D.C. Hunger Striker (and UA Student) on the Strike and Missing Her Mother

Immigration reform activists Naira Zapata and Jose Valdez and UA student Cynthia Diaz were part of the first round of Washington, DC hunger strikers calling to end deportations and for immigration reform.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Health

Medical Daily

Good Friday Healthy Recipes: 5 Meatless Meals For Busy Families

This Good Friday, enjoy a healthy, meatless meal - from fish tacos to Southwestern stuffed peppers - that will make even a meat-lover salivate.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Good Friday, Food, Recipes, Health, Baked Goods, Bread, Vegetables


Islet Sciences Announces Positive 12-Week Phase 2 Clinical Results...

Islet Sciences, Inc. and BHV Pharma today announced positive results from two 12-week phase 2b clinical studies of remogliflozin etabonate in type 2 diabetics.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Diabetes

Christianity Today

Watch and Wait

For years and for complicated reasons, my friend of solitary temperament suffered privately with cancer and its harsh remediations.


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The association of genetic polymorphisms in sex hormone biosynthesis...

The association of genetic polymorphisms in sex hormone biosynthesis and action with insulin sensitivity and diabetes mellitus in women at midlife.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Metabolic Syndrome, Health, Asian-American, Japanese-American, Biology, Science

The Times of Israel

Binging and purging at Passover

In 1979, as a freshman at Penn State University, I began my descent into anorexia.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Penn State University Park, Thanksgiving

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC Action News

Can the moon help you lose weight?

Would you turn to the moon to lose weight? A diet reportedly gaining popularity in Hollywood is called the werewolf or lunar diet.


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The Advocate

Bites of History: Easter egg tradition reaches far and wide

If the Easter Bunny brings your family a basket full of brightly colored eggs, keep in mind that Easter eggs were originally meant to be more than a seasonal decoration or a future ingredient for potato salad.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Health

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Realistic Fasting Does Not Affect Stable Isotope Levels of a Metabolically Efficient Salamander

Milanovich, J. AND J. Maerz. Realistic Fasting Does Not Affect Stable Isotope Levels of a Metabolically Efficient Salamander.


Related Topix: Health, Salt Lake City, UT, Science, Ecology

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Spring has sprung at Innisfree Farm

Leaves are budding, birds are singing, the first flowers are brightening the forests and fields.


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Andover Advertiser

Call to weigh Ramadan exam impact

Teachers are calling for the summer GCSE and A-level exams timetable to take into account the impact of Ramadan on Muslim students.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Health, Teenagers

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

the Fast Diet: Get Thin Quick By Starving Yourself Two Days a Week

This involves eating normally for five days a week and "fasting" for two. On those two fasting days, you eat about a quarter of your typical calorie intake - 500 calories for women and 600 calories for men .


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The Press-Enterprise

JOHNSON: Luiseno initiation

There are times when I've sat at the patio bar of the Bank of Mexican food, sipped a Negra Modelo, munched on tortilla chips and salsa, and wondered in silence where I went wrong.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Mexican Cuisine, Indio, CA, Health

Annals of Internal Medicine

Trends in Prevalence and Control of Diabetes in the United States, 1988-1994 and 1999-2010

From the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, and National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Baltimore, MD, National Institutes of Health, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Johns Hopkins University, Bethesda, MD

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Medical News Today

U.S. Survey: Obesity to blame for dramatic rise in diabetes cases

An 'alarming' rise in obesity has contributed to a dramatic increase in the prevalence of diabetes in the U.S, according to a new study published in Annals of Internal Medicine .


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes, Life, Nutrition, Food

A guide to Holy Week with Greek Orthodox Christians

Holy Week began yesterday for Christians around the world with the celebration of Palm Sunday.

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