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2011-09-17 12:00:00

As promised, the MacroLiquidâ“ž¢ Company announces that the formula for their beverage that contains a 7:9:1 ratio of protein, carbohydrates and fat has been finalized. It is reported to a have a purple color mainly from the mix of fruit puree. The Founders of the beverage say it has a unique and flavorful taste without the addition of sugar. Charlotte, North Carolina (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 The MacroLiquid Company has reached one of their biggest milestones...

2011-09-08 11:35:02

A study by Mayo Clinic physician and North Central Cancer Treatment Group (NCCTG) researcher Sandhya Pruthi, M.D., and colleagues found that flaxseed provided no benefit in easing hot flashes among breast cancer patients and postmenopausal women. The study is in the current online version of the journal Menopause. The randomized, placebo-controlled study followed 188 women between October and December 2009 and found no statistically significant difference in mean hot flash scores between...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'