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2014-07-10 23:02:00

Exposure to the sun can be dangerous, especially when it comes to harmful UV rays. Lincoln, RI (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Nothing says summer like a bright, sunny day. However, exposure to the sun can be dangerous, especially when it comes to harmful UV rays. That’s why Amica Insurance is sharing these five tips from the American Cancer Society to promote sun safety this summer: Know when the sun is at its most powerful, as UV light is strongest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. If unsure, use...

2014-07-10 23:01:21

On July 3, 2014, Women’s Health Magazine reported on the mistakes and myths surrounding the proper use of sunscreen. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation comments on the article and offers his advice for protecting the skin against the harmful effects of the sun. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 According to a July 3, 2014 report posted on the website of Women’s Health Magazine, there are numerous myths surrounding the proper use of sunscreen. The report, titled “11...

2014-07-08 23:13:34

PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer 30-Day Classroom Challenge rewards educators for teaching students healthy habits. Akron, Ohio (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 During this back-to-school season, GOJO, the makers of PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer, invites teachers to participate in the PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer 30-Day Classroom Challenge. In joining the Classroom Challenge, teachers are pledging that for 30 days (between now and December), they will focus on helping students understand the...

2014-07-07 16:23:01

LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:MarketVIEW: Clostridium difficile vaccines http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/marketview_clostridium_difficile_vaccines.htmlClostridium difficile (C.diff) is a Gram-positive bacterium, which in vulnerable hospitalized patients can cause gastrointestinal infections (CDI). Outcomes range from mild uncomplicated diarrhea to severe-complicated disease where patients...

2014-07-06 23:00:50

The major drivers for the global food colors market are the increased health concerns and clean label foods, which have resulted in the use of advanced technology and new products. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-food-beverage-colorants-1938811577.html (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 The North American market holds the major share in the global colors market and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% from 2011 to 2016. In North America, the growing demand for clean labels,...

2014-07-03 16:24:29

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrast Security, a pioneer in application security solutions, today announced Gartner, Inc. has positioned it in the Visionaries quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing. According to the Gartner Magic Quadrant report, "Visionaries in the Magic Quadrant are those that are advancing the emergence of fast and accurate security testing,...

2014-07-03 12:25:11

The Lempert Report Innovation Series Highlights Precautions and Innovations in Cookout Gadgets to Avoid Food Illness SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooking outdoors is a fun and tasty way to eat a meal, however it can be deadly due to food borne illness. Taking precautions and using food safety gadgets like the iGrill2 can help, according to this week's segment of The Lempert Report Innovation Series, a weekly video series featuring innovation in the food world. Sponsored...

2014-07-02 23:08:32

San Diego dermatology expert Dr. Mitchel Goldman says that using homemade sunscreen could be dangerous for your skin. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 A recent article has been making the rounds on various health websites, stating that store-bought sunscreens could be harmful to your skin and extolling the virtues of homemade sunscreen, complete with a recipe. Dr. Mitchel Goldman, Medical Director of Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego, states that this troubling trend is...

2014-07-02 12:20:58

With the new, thinner temple set, Flying Eyes are becoming the ideal sunglasses for everyone from pilots to bikers, EMT to firefighters AUSTIN, Texas, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patented Flying Eyes Sunglasses, proven to be the most comfortable sunglasses for use with aviation-style headsets, are being updated to make them even more comfortable and ideal to wear for a wider audience. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140702/124114Logo -...

New Analysis Of The H1N1 Pandemic Conflicts With Accepted Views On How The Disease Spread
2014-07-02 03:52:56

[ Watch The Video: Mapping The Spread Of H1N1 Influenza ] University of Cambridge New analysis of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic in the US shows that the pandemic wave was surprisingly slow, and that its spread was likely accelerated by school-age children. The most detailed analysis to date of the spread of the H1N1 2009 pandemic influenza virus, known informally as ‘swine flu’, has found that short-range travel was likely the primary driver for the 2009 pandemic in the...


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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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