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Study Finds Link Between Artificially Sweetened Drinks And Depression
2013-01-09 14:55:35

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that some 350 million people worldwide suffer from one form or another of depression. To bring that figure to a more US-centric representation, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in every 10 American adults report having the disorder. While depression most likely has a myriad of possible causes, a new study, authored by Honglei Chen, MD, PhD, of...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'