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2011-06-30 00:00:28

The nonprofit health and wellness website offers nutritional advice to protect skin for the 4th of July .. and throughout the summer Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) June 29, 2011 In time for the 4th of July weekend, WellWise.org has complied a list of foods and nutrients that have been shown in research to protect against or reduce the damage caused by the sun's UVA and UVB rays. Recent news about sunscreen ingredients and new labeling requirements by the FDA have increased interest in other...

2011-06-15 00:00:28

There continues to be speculation as to whether current growth of the coenzyme Q10 market will be maintained. The North American market has grown by 60% since 2005 and is now at over 210 Metric Tons and there is belief that this category expansion will continue. As a leading supplier, ZMC is confident and well-positioned to support this ongoing growth. The Woodlands, TX (PRWEB) June 13, 2011 Recently CoQ10 supplier Kaneka sent a letter to the marketplace in advance of a press release...

2011-05-27 00:00:28

This relatively unknown super-nutrient from Dr. Mercola is a powerful and beneficial way of complementing a lifestyle plan for optimum health. Hoffman Estates, IL (PRWEB) May 26, 2011 Dr. Mercola's new super-antioxidant supplement, Astaxanthin with ALA, is now available in a phenomenal preservative-free solution with 100 percent natural and non-GMO ingredients. The new formula also contains alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) and perilla seed extract, to help maximize the body's absorption of the...

2011-05-27 00:00:28

Nutri-Health Supplements, formulator and distributor of the best-selling Flora Source® Multi-Probiotic®, is introducing Krill D3 to its family of premium natural health supplements. Cottonwood, AZ (PRWEB) May 26, 2011 Nutri-Health Supplements LLC, formulator and distributor of the best-selling Flora Source Multi-Probiotic, has introduced Krill D3 to its popular line of premium natural health supplements. "Clinical nutritionists and doctors agree that essential fatty acids (EFAs)...

2011-05-26 00:00:29

Health and wellness website responds to growing public interest in this super antioxidant Boulder, CO (PRWEB) May 25, 2011 WellWise.org has received repeated inquiries about astaxanthin, a nutrient available for years as a dietary supplement, but which is not widely known. Astaxanthin is the pigment that gives marine creatures such as salmon, lobsters and shrimp their reddish color, but it is far more than simply a coloring agent. Because the potential health benefits of this remarkable...

2011-04-05 12:29:00

GUELPH, Ontario, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- W2 Energy, Inc. (OTC:WTWO) is pleased to announce that on April 1 it began operating the first stage of the SunFilter 2 system filled with a special algae that creates a valuable vitamin as a by-product. The SunFilter 2 is filled only with haematococcus pluvialis algae and fresh water. When grown and dried, 2-5% of haematococcus pluvialis algae are comprised of astaxanthin, a powerful antioxidant gaining popularity worldwide as a vitamin...

2011-03-22 05:00:00

WATSONVILLE, Calif., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Naturals®, the industry leader in omega-3 fish oil, introduces Kenai Wild(TM) Alaskan Salmon Oil to address the growing demand for salmon oil supplementation and to ensure that consumers have a choice that has been third-party tested for heavy metals including, arsenic, cadmium, lead, and mercury, and other contaminants such as PCBs. According to Joar Opheim, CEO of Nordic Naturals, "Salmon naturally contains...

2011-03-09 08:08:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Valensa International (Eustis, FL USA) and Mercola Health Resources, LLC (Hoffman Estates, IL) have entered into a license and supply agreement that provides Mercola Health Resources with Valensa's new Pur-Blue(TM) SpiruZan®. The new ingredient combines the nutritional properties of Parry Organic Spirulina with the powerful antioxidant properties of Valensa's Zanthin® natural astaxanthin complex. The...

2011-02-16 06:59:00

KIBBUTZ KETURA, Israel, February 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Algatechnologies specializing in microalgae cultivation and a leading manufacturer of natural astaxanthin announces its AstaPure(R) brand has obtained GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) status from the FDA for use in food and beverages applications. "Our AstaPure(R) brand has been successfully applied for several years as an active ingredient in dietary supplements, foods and beverages in Japan," says Efrat Kat, Director,...

2010-11-10 12:04:49

Carotenoid pigments are the source of many of the animal kingdom's most vivid colors; flamingos' pink feathers come from eating carotenoid-containing shrimps and algae, and carotenoid colors can be seen among garden birds in blackbirds' orange beaks and blue tits' yellow breast feathers. These pigments play a crucial role in sexual signals. According to the study's lead author Dr Tom Pike of the University of Exeter: "Females typically use carotenoid colors to assess the quality of a...


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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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