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2012-05-27 23:00:10

TopMedicalAlertCompanies.com, a trusted supplier of medical alert system quotes, has updated its senior nutrition and fitness guides to help advise the elderly on maintaining their health. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) May 26, 2012 TopMedicalAlertCompanies.com, a leading provider of emergency alert systems quotes, has released updated senior nutrition and fitness guides to continue to advise seniors on issues pertaining to their physical health. The site continues to expand after its site-wide...

2012-05-11 23:02:55

University Circle organizations ban together to raise money for The Cleveland Food Bank´s Harvest for Hunger Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) May 11, 2012 Each spring The Cleveland Food Bank organizes Harvest for Hunger, one of the largest food drives in the nation in response to the growing need in the Northeast Ohio community. Last year, University Circle Inc. (UCI) stepped up to help the effort by organizing the Circle Challenge: The Wade Oval Walk Against Hunger. The 2nd annual walk is...

2012-05-02 05:39:09

(Ivanhoe Newswire)–More than 40% of the American food budget is spent eating out. Sit down family dinners are often limited to holidays or special occasions. Now, studies show families who sit down and eat regular family meals have a reduced obesity rate and better health then those families who eat out more. According to researchers at Rutgers, not only is eating out expensive but it is also linked to health issues. Children especially have an increased risk for obesity. However,...

2012-05-01 05:17:59

(Ivanhoe Newswire)–Eat Up! A recent study is examining Generation X's interesting food habits and the role food plays in their lives. Generation X adults prepare an average of 10 meals a week, and eat out or buy fast food an average of three times a week, according to the University of Michigan report. Surprisingly the report shows that GenX men are involved in shopping for food and cooking. They go grocery shopping more than once a week, on average, and cook an average of about...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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