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International Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27)

Mon, 2015-01-26 14:32

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Greek legislative elections - January 25

Fri, 2015-01-23 14:54

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Eating Disorders Awareness Week is Feb. 1-7

Fri, 2015-01-23 14:03

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Blame it on your brain: salt and hypertension

Study sheds new light on link between salt intake and blood pressure
Thu, 2015-01-22 11:00
Salt and hypertension

An international research team led by scientists at McGill University has found that excessive salt intake “reprograms” the brain, interfering with a natural safety mechanism that normally prevents the body’s arterial blood pressure from rising.

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ECB reveals European economic stimulus plan

Thu, 2015-01-22 09:25

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Yemen - Rebels storm palace

Wed, 2015-01-21 10:23

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Current nutrition labeling is hard to digest

Study compares four types of nutrition labels, the least effective being the one currently required in Canada and the US.
Tue, 2015-01-20 10:45

Current government-mandated nutrition labeling is ineffective in improving nutrition, but there is a better system available, according to a study by McGill University researchers published in the December issue of the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.

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2015 World Economic Forum in Davos

Mon, 2015-01-19 14:21

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Daily quiet time to improve new mothers’ health

Mon, 2015-01-19 10:06

A quiet time scheduled every afternoon could improve the health of newborns and mothers in maternity wards according to researchers at McGill University.

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