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2013-02-20 23:00:16

A new smart phone amplifier and charging station, along with a fun and versatile lamp, highlight Zelco Industries spring lineup. These new products will be available March 1. (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 Zelco is pleased to announce the upcoming arrival of two new items that will launch this spring. The Blooming Sound phone amplifier and the multipurpose YO Lamp are set to be ready for purchase on March 1, 2013. The Blooming Sound iPhone charging station and phone amplifier gives iPhones an...

2012-08-20 23:02:39

Health investigation company, Henry the Health Hound has announced a new informative weight-loss newsletter offer to help consumers get a better idea of healthy weight loss solutions, after reports revealed yo-yo dieting doesn´t prevent future weight loss. Houston, TX. (PRWEB) August 20, 2012 After a new study revealed that yo-yo dieting actually won´t prevent future weight loss, Henry the Health Hound announced a new free weight loss newsletter offer that will help interested...

2011-06-10 06:37:07

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- In a recent study comparing lifelong obesity to the weight fluctuations of "yo-yo dieting," it is suggested that it's better to attempt to lose weight than to not diet and stay obese. "It is clear that remaining on a stable, healthy diet provides the best outcome for health and longevity," which the study's principal investigator, Edward List, PhD, a scientist at Ohio University, Athens, was quoted as saying.  "However, obese individuals commonly weight cycle...

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2011-06-07 05:40:00

A new study comparing lifelong obesity with the weight fluctuations of "yo-yo" dieting suggests people are still better off trying to lose weight, despite repeated failures at maintaining the loss, than not to diet and remain obese. "It is clear that remaining on a stable, healthy diet provides the best outcome for health and longevity," said Dr. Edward List, a scientist at Ohio University, Athens, and the study's principal investigator. "However, obese individuals commonly weight...

2011-03-22 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23: YO-YO CONVENTION Profile America -- Wednesday, March 23rd. Just about everything has a fan base and a collector club. Some have annual conventions. Starting today and running through the weekend the 16th annual Yo-Yo and Skill Toy Convention will take over the Spinning Top...

2010-12-01 12:38:17

Animal study shows exposure to stress after dieting increases binge eating Stressed-out mice with a history of dieting ate more high-fat foods than similarly stressed mice not previously on diets, according to a new study in the Dec. 1 issue of The Journal of Neuroscience. The findings suggest that moderate diets change how the brain responds to stress and may make crash dieters more susceptible to weight gain. In this study, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania led by Tracy Bale,...

2010-08-09 10:19:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- BET Networks takes an in-depth look at the role of female rappers in the hip-hop industry in the premiere of its first original music documentary special, MY MIC SOUNDS NICE: A TRUTH ABOUT WOMEN AND HIP HOP. The documentary will premiere on August 30th at 10:00 PM EDT on BET. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070716/BETNETWORKSLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070716/BETNETWORKSLOGO ) The documentary is an appealing, inside...

2009-09-01 06:14:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Comprising ninety discs, Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside the Box is a salute to Yo-Yo Ma's monumental musical achievements and to his 30-year legacy with Sony Masterworks. On September 1, the first 200 Yo-Yo Ma fans who pre-order the box set on www.Yo-YoMa.com will receive a personalized letter of appreciation, an autographed Michael O'Neill print, and one of the first numbered box sets. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090807/NY58497 )...

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2009-03-17 09:04:49

Chinese-American cellist Yo-Yo Ma has agreed to perform the world premiere of Self Comes to Mind, New York's American Museum of Natural History said. Ma will be accompanied by two percussionists for the May 3 performance at the museum's LeFrak Theater. This unusual and evocative new work was composed by Bruce Adolphe in collaboration with neuroscientist Antonio Damasio and was inspired by Damasio's writings concerning the evolution of human consciousness, the museum said in a news release....


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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