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2013-07-25 23:17:01

RnRMarketResearch.com adds New Report on “2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Vitamin C Industry” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 “2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Vitamin C Industry” is a professional and depth research report on Global and China Vitamin C (Food Grade Feed Grade Pharmaceutical Grade) Industry. The report describes the background knowledge of Vitamin C, including Vitamin C (Food Grade Feed Grade Pharmaceutical Grade)...

Arsenic In Rice Could Chromosomal Damage
2013-07-22 17:58:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study published in the journal Scientific Reports, rice could raise the risk of genetic damage in humans. Researchers discovered that high concentrations of arsenic in rice could cause chromosomal damage. They found that people in rural West Bengal eating rice  with greater than 0.2 mg/kg arsenic as a staple showed higher frequencies of micronuclei than those consuming rice with less arsenic. The study screened...

Farmers Increasingly Plagued By 'Weedy' Strains Of Rice
2013-07-18 12:36:46

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Over the past decade or so the de-domestication of rice has increasingly plagued farmer's fields, with "weedy" strains of the grain cutting agricultural yields by as much as 80 percent. Being domesticated thousands of years ago in both Africa and Asia, the de-domestication of rice also provided an interesting case study for two biologists at Washington University in St. Louis who recently published a genetic analysis of both types of...

2013-07-16 23:02:26

New cutting-edge research report “Natural Source Vitamin E (Tocopherols and Tocotrienols) - A Global Market Overview” worked out by Industry Experts has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, the global volume of natural source vitamin E consumption is expected to grow from 10.9 thousand tonnes in 2013 to about 18 thousand tonnes by 2020. London, UK (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 In the past several years, the natural vitamin E (NVE) market has been...


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Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

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2005-06-01 20:44:29

The four species of wild rice comprise the genus Zizania, a group of grasses that grow in shallow water in small lakes and slow-flowing streams. Often, only the flowering head rises above the water. Three of the four species are native to North America: Northern wild rice (Zizania palustris) is an annual plant native to the Great Lakes region of North America. Wild rice (Z. aquatica), also an annual, grows in the Saint Lawrence River and on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United...

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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'