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2014-07-17 08:28:22

A STUDY PUBLISHED IN THE BRITISH JOURNAL OF NUTRITION IDENTIFIES THREE POTENTIAL PATHWAYS BY WHICH DRIED PLUMS MAY CONTRIBUTE TO BONE HEALTH SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty-seven million Americans suffer from low bone density or osteoporosis, a disease which causes bones to become so weak and brittle that even a minor fall or other stresses may cause fractures.(1) A study published in the British Journal of Nutrition in July examined the mechanism of the...

2014-04-22 16:29:09

"Losing Plum Blossom" and "Ancient Chinese Science and the Chinese I Ching and Their Relevance to the World Today" Available Now TAIPEI, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Losing Plum Blossom", a Novel by Eleanor B. Morris Wu and Published by BookBaby, is the Story of War, Peace and Love in the Tumultuous Asian Region in the Post War Era. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140422/77018 Clarissa, a Vietnam war widow from Indiana, travels to Taiwan to be in the same place where her...

2014-03-21 20:20:53

' has a host of unforgettable characters keeping you on the seat of your pants. NEW YORK, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In 'Losing Plum Blossom' a compelling novel of love, intrigue and war in the Far East, by Eleanor Morris Wu, published by BookBaby, Clarissa, a Vietnam war widow from Kansas travels to Taiwan the last place her husband was deployed before he was shot down over China. Depressed and lonely, Clarissa falls madly in love with the charismatic half Taiwanese,...

2009-05-11 09:20:00

MEI Customers Establish Regional Best Practices Consortium - Collaboration Helps Optimize Trade Spend MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve trade spending, integrate forecasting and promotion plans, and create a more effective reconciliation of deductions and payments, MEI Computer Technology Group, Inc. -- a leading developer of trade promotion management and retail execution solutions for the Consumer Packaged Goods industry -- announced today that its customers...

2008-09-22 15:00:28

By Mary Winter Not in recent memory have the fruit trees been so fat. Like the crab apples in the nearby public parkway. The apples are smaller than golf balls, but they're sweet and tart, and the branches are so laden they almost beg you to fill a bowl and bake something. For once, birds and squirrels aren't sampling every other tomato in my backyard or molesting my garbage. No need, since nature has provided a bottomless buffet of wild seeds, berries and fruit this year. Strangely,...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.