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Is bacon dangerous? The science behind food trends

Nutrition,Nutrition,Food science,Diets and dieting,Health & wellbeing,Food & drink,Life and style,Science<p>Is fat really bad for you? Should we consume less salt? And what’s wrong with gluten, anyway? A science writer and a consultant cardiologist separate fact from fiction<p>Have you ever wondered why …

Holistic Medicine

White House releases Christmas music playlists

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> If you find yourself with dead air at a Christmas gathering, the White House has a few holiday playlists it hopes might come in handy.<p>The White House on Wednesday released a pair of Christmas-themed playlists, one each from the Obamas and the Bidens, available on …

Christmas Trees

Is MSG as bad as it’s made out to be?

Monosodium glutamate is blamed for a range of nasty side effects. But is there evidence to back up these claims?<p>It used to be called ‘Chinese Restaurant Syndrome’: a collection of symptoms such as headache, nausea and a strange numbness that certain people seem to suffer after a meal of Chinese …

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Articles about lakeside prefab new jersey on Dwell.com - Dwell

Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey City.<p>The cutting edge of laboratory design when first built, Bell Labs is being revamped to fulfill a new role—bringing the city to...<p>An old home in Lake Oswego, Oregon, receives …

Prefab Homes

Fitness Friday: Two keys to weight loss

<b>By Ron Kaspriske</b><p>The sobering reality of weight loss is that you can exercise twice a day, seven days a week and you'll still only have marginal success shedding pounds unless you change your eating habits. Even more sobering is that not all foods and drinks are created equal, so simply eating less …

Mophie Introduces New 2,100 mAh iPhone 5 Battery Case

Mophie today announced the Juice Pack Plus, a new 2100mAh battery case for the iPhone 5. The case is the third that the company has released for the iPhone 5, though this new $120 case has the largest battery of the three.<p>The $80 Juice Pack Helium has a 1500mAh battery, and the $100 Juice Pack Air …

Apparently, Acquiring New Customers is 6 Times More Costly Than Retaining One

A recent visualization by the folks at <i>Merchant Warehouse</i> highlights some of the big figures tied to loyalty programs, but essentially shows that …

Local SEO in 5 Easy Steps

Local SEO is probably one of the toughest on-line marketing strategies to implement. This is partly because of Google’s strict local algorithm, which …

11 Rules for Better Writing - Daniel Coyle

The other day I was asked to take part in a MOOC. If you haven’t heard the term yet, you will soon. MOOCs — Massive Online Open Courses — are …

Quotes of Inspiration, Wisdom, Authenticity & Humour

By onSeptember 7, 2013 in Zen<p>ZenQuotes.org is a hand-picked collection of Quotes from Zen teachers, writers, artists, social activists, entertainers …

Encuentre su música para correr

¿Son todas las canciones igual de estimulantes para quienes practican running?<p>Dependiendo del corredor necesitará unos temas u otros, o podrá …

A Pep Talk from Kid President to You

Space Jam

Is Tiger Back? His Putting certainly is!

As an admitted statistical stalker of Tiger, I have good perspective on the parts of his game that separate him from the rest and punctuate his wins. …