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2013-03-20 08:31:31

"The Healthy Apple" personal chef shares recipes and tips using almonds MODESTO, Calif., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring has finally sprung, and it's the perfect time of year to clean out the pantry and lighten everyday meals with delicious, nutritious ingredients. To celebrate this joyous season, The Healthy Apple blogger and culinary nutritionist Amie Valpone has created a free booklet filled with light recipes and tips for fresh, seasonal dishes that are sure to satisfy...

Bitter Melon Juice Prevents Pancreatic Cancer In Mice
2013-03-13 08:20:11

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the University of Colorado Cancer Center reveals that bitter melon juice restricts the ability of pancreatic cancer cells to metabolize glucose, thus cutting the cells' energy source and eventually killing them. The findings of the study were published in the journal Carcinogenesis. “Three years ago researchers showed the effect of bitter melon extract on breast cancer cells only in a Petri dish. This study...

2013-03-11 23:01:55

Nerium is excited to announce being the featured company in the new issue of Success from Home magazine. Addison, TX (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 Nerium International has been highlighted in an array of publications, including being the youngest company to ever be featured in industry leader Success from Home Magazine; in November of 2012, Nerium was highlighted in the inaugural issue of Beautiful You magazine. This weekend, they announced to thousands of attendees at the company´s Spring...

2013-02-25 08:27:35

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Going nuts for World Pistachio Day on February 26(th)? Let's celebrate the day and reflect on the amazing history and modern day health benefits of this wonderful nut. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130225/LA65202-INFO-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130225/LA65202LOGO-b) Did you know the word pistachio comes from a mix of Persian and Latin? Originating in western Asia, pistachios are one of the oldest flowering nut...

2013-02-20 23:03:50

Nerium sponsors gifting suite at the 44th Annual NAACP Image Awards. Talented actors like Wayne Brady, Samuel L Jackson, Beatrice Rosen, and Wyclef Jean now have their bottles of Nerium. Addison, Texas (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 Nerium International, a marketer of age-defying Nerium skin care products, was pleased to be invited to be the exclusive skincare of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Image Awards´ Gifting Suite. The 44th Annual NAACP Image...

2013-02-04 12:26:11

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Heart Month is here, and there's one more reason to love pistachios. This spring, Wonderful Pistachios Lightly Salted and No Salt packages will proudly carry the American Heart Association's Heart-Check mark, a trusted label for shoppers who are navigating the grocery store looking for heart-healthy products. Both varieties completed the American Heart Association's Heart-Check certification process, and the accompanying Heart-Check mark...

2013-01-31 08:26:59

MODESTO, Calif., Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- February is American Heart Month and also National Snacking Month. How are these two related? Smack in the middle of the month on February 16 is National Almond Day, celebrating the crunchy heart-smart snack. It's no wonder there's a whole month dedicated to the love of snacking: according to recent surveys, North Americans snack about twice a day on average,(1) and more than 50 percent consumed snacks between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m., when people hit...

2013-01-21 23:02:01

Nerium International Announces its 2013 Spring Bashes in Grapevine, TX, Nashville and Las Vegas, NV Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 Nerium International, a Dallas-based skin care company, is pleased to announce their 2013 Spring Bashes in East, West, and Central locations. The Central Spring Bash is scheduled for February 14-16 at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas. Then, from March 14-16, Nerium heads to the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee for the East Coast Bash....

2013-01-21 23:00:53

Nerium announces the launch of new blogs for vital resource development for customer, Brand Partners, and employees. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 Nerium, a skin care company based in Dallas, has been busy creating new blogs for curious potential customers looking for Nerium facts, Nerium reviews, or Nerium personal development stories. The company has come a long way since its inception, and there´s no end in sight to its powerful growth. The fast-growing company is eager to...

2013-01-10 05:03:59

Consumers seeking a natural way to treat their cold and flu symptoms can find relief with Nature´s Way Elderberry homeopathic products. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) January 09, 2013 Everyday Vitamin, a natural products company and online retailer of branded vitamins and dietary supplements, announced the addition of new homeopathic products, Nature´s Way Umcka Elderberry Intensive Cold & Flu and Nature´s Way Black Elderberry . “People looking for natural ways to relieve...


Latest Flora of Pakistan Reference Libraries

Himalayan Mayapple, Podophyllum hexandrum
2014-01-12 07:44:48

Podophyllum hexandrum is a plant species belonging to the Berberidaceae family. The species may also be referred to as the Himalayan mayapple or the Indian mayapple. Podophyllum hexandrum are native to the Himalayan mountain range in Asia. This particular plant species flourishes at lower elevations. Podophyllum hexandrum is a low growing plant. Its leaves may be described as drooping and lobed and they appear glossy and green in coloration. The Podophyllum hexandrum plant produces a pale...

Flame of the Forest, Butea monosperma
2009-04-28 16:08:40

Butea monosperma, Flame of the Forest or Parrot Tree is indigenous to tropical areas of southern Asia. This deciduous tree grows to nearly 50 feet in height with leaves that feature 3 smaller leaflets that are approximately 4 - 8 inches in length growing symetrically along a center stem that is approximately 3 - 6 inches long. Small colorful reddish orange flowers less than an inch long, bloom in clusters along a single shoot up to 6 inches in length. The tree has a variety of uses...

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2009-03-27 18:01:18

The Asian Palmyra Palm, Borassus flabellifer, is a plant in the Borassus genus. Other names for the tree are the toddy palm, sugar palm, and Cambodian palm. It is a vigorous tree, living 100 years or more. It is held aloft at 98 feet high on a large, sturdy trunk that resembles a coconut, and is ringed with leaf scars. The leaves create a canopy of several dozen fronds spreading across 10 feet. Growth of these trees is slow in the beginning, but speeds up as it begins to mature. It is...

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2009-03-27 17:56:59

The African Fan Palm, Borassus aethiopium is an African palm of the Borassus genus. It has a numerous list of English terms for the plant including African palmyra palm, deleb palm, ron palm, toddy palm, black rhun palm, ronier palm (French term), and others. Its African names are even more numerous. The tree offers many practical uses such as edible fruit, fiber from leaves, and termite-proof wood for construction. At least two varieties of this species exist, bagamojensis and...

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