Move Over Meat – Vegetables are taking center stage on your plate

.     Move Over Meat – Vegetables are taking center stage on your plate (NewsUSA) – Historically, American dinner plates have featured meat as its mainstay/star, with vegetables as tepid, secondary supporting players. Now, the balance of power on the plate is shifting as fresh, homegrown vegetables take center stage. Recent "food trend" studies […]

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Doughnut Hole Is Gone, But Medicare’s Uncapped Drug Costs Still Bite Into Budgets

.       Doughnut Hole Is Gone, But Medicare’s Uncapped Drug Costs Still Bite Into Budgets Michelle Andrews Three times a week, Tod Gervich injects himself with Copaxone, a prescription drug that can reduce the frequency of relapses in people who have some forms of multiple sclerosis. After more than 20 years with the […]

Do Kitchen Items Shed Antimicrobial Nanoparticles After Use? 

.     Do Kitchen Items Shed Antimicrobial Nanoparticles After Use? Study Finds Very Low Amounts Released After Cutting, Washing or Scratching 18el013_silver-nano-particle-cluster.jpg A scanning electron micrograph showing a cluster of silver nanoparticles released by scratching a nanosilver-infused cutting board. The cluster is approximately 900 nanometers across, or about the size of a typical bacterium. […]

UN Chief: New UN Global Climate report ‘another strong wake-up call’ over global warming

. New UN Global Climate report ‘another strong wake-up call’ over global warming: Guterres MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi After days of continuous rains parts of Haiti’s north including Cap Haitian suffered serious flooding leaving more than a dozen dead and thousands homeless. (November 2014) 28 March 2019 Climate Change The increasing number of natural disasters and dangers […]

Trump Quote of the Day: The Great Lakes Are Indeed Very Great

.     Quote of the Day: The Great Lakes Are Indeed Very Great Mother Jones March 29, 2019, 1:07 PM From President Donald Trump, speaking to the good citizens of Michigan: I support the Great Lakes. Always have! They are beautiful. They are big, very deep, record deepness, right? Well, no. Lake Baikal is […]

Human Rights Watch: Why the Gaza Protests Won’t Stop

.     March 29, 2019 12:01AM EDT Dispatches Why the Gaza Protests Won’t Stop Despite Carnage, Palestinians Continue to Demand Their Rights Abier Almasri Research Assistant, Middle East and North Africa Division @abier_i Expand Israeli forces fire tear gas towards Palestinian demonstrators near the fences separating Gaza and Israel, as seen from the Israeli […]