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2013-07-03 23:21:54

All Hands Fire Equipment has released important safety tips for the Independence Day Holiday Week, specifically regarding the use of potentially dangerous fireworks. Neptune, NJ (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 It is believed that the first fireworks were introduced by the Chinese in the 800’s. Bamboo shoots were filled with gunpowder and ignited on the New Year. Whether this story is true or not, fireworks have been incredibly popular for hundreds of years. Fireworks have been used to deter...

2013-07-03 23:02:53

Rainbow International shares tips for enjoying the holiday. WACO,Texas (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 During the summer months, as the heat turns up and environmental conditions become drier, it is crucial to be aware of the risks that accompany fireworks and take the necessary safety precautions to ensure the safety of all involved. Know the current weather conditions. Before using fireworks, it is important to be aware of the weather conditions, as there could be a current burn-ban in the local...

2013-07-02 23:20:44

The 4th of July is only a couple of days away and Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialists of Northern Virginia, P.C. want to make sure that you are taking extra preventative measures when it comes to you and your asthma. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 When it comes to you and your asthma, it is important to be able to identify your asthma triggers and the proper steps to help avoid them. Asthma triggers can irritate your asthma symptoms – coughing, wheezing, and difficulty catching...

2013-07-02 23:18:51

Fireworks are probably the most important elements of 4th of July without which celebrations remain incomplete. 123Greetings.com brings together some interesting insights to highlight the importance of both real and virtual fireworks for this holiday. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 July 4th or American Independence Day is celebrated in various ways. People participate in activities such as parades, barbecues, picnics and carnivals. However, participating in 4th of July fireworks is...

2013-07-02 23:01:32

Animaroo.com gives tips on how to keep your dog comfortable and safe during fireworks. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Founding Father John Adams is famous for writing that the 4th of July should be celebrated by Americans with "pomp and parade" each year and we certainly do our best to live up to this directive. For pet dogs, however, the 4th of July can be a time of terror and pet owners must take steps to protect their dog if they hope to avoid spending July 5th driving...

2013-07-02 23:00:14

It is best to leave fireworks to the professionals, but here are some safety tips on what to do if you or someone near you receives an eye injury this Fourth of July. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Fireworks are synonymous with Independence Day celebrations, but the thrill of fireworks can cause serious eye injuries. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports about 200 Americans suffer eye-related injuries on a daily basis in the month and around the July Fourth holiday. What...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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