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Rita's Squeezes Pediatric Cancer with $451,000 Donation

...children touched by the disease." About Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) emerged from the front yard lemonade stand of cancer patient Alexandra "Alex" Scott (1996-2004). At the age of 4, Alex announced that she wanted to hold a lemonade stand to raise...

Next-Generation Hemostatic Dressing Available for Military Emergencies

.... The initial product design received FDA 510(k) clearance in April 2009 and is available immediately for the military medical market in a 4 inch by 4 yard flexible and conforming gauze dressing. From the creators of the hemostatic HemCon® Bandages , saving lives on the battlefield since 2003, com...

Next-Generation Hemostatic Dressing Available for Military Emergencies

.... The initial product design received FDA 510(k) clearance in April 2009 and is available immediately for the military medical market in a 4 inch by 4 yard flexible and conforming gauze dressing. From the creators of the hemostatic HemCon® Bandages , saving lives on the battlefield since 2003, com...

Kids of Parents Who Value Exercise Are More Active

...am and individual sports, and vigorous-intensity home chores, such as heavy yard work, more than they encouraged these activities for their daughters." A...ctivity included walking and golf. Vigorous household chores included heavy yard work and moving furniture, while cleaning, raking leaves, weeding and carry...

Working Out in the Garden

... Establish a regular gardening routine that includes 30 to 60 minutes of yard work two to three times a week. Take a brisk walk around the yard to warm up your body before you start gardening. If raking is required, m...

Tasty Baking Company Supports the Fight Against Childhood Cancer Through Partnership with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation

...1-800-33-TASTY. ABOUT ALEX'S LEMONADE STAND FOUNDATION Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation ( www.AlexsLemonade.org ) emerged from the front yard lemonade stand of cancer patient Alexandra "Alex" Scott (1996-2004). At the age of 4, Alex announced that she wanted to hold a lemonade stand to raise...

Volvo Invites Customers to Cut Their Service Bills, While Supporting Pediatric Cancer Research

...ALSF Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) emerged from the front yard lemonade stand of cancer patient Alexandra "Alex" Scott (1996-2004). At the... a three day national event that grew out of Alexandra "Alex" Scott's front yard lemonade stand, and is held every year over the same June weekend. During L...

Aurora Health Care Teams With Community Groups for Special Earth Day Neighborhood Cleanup

...ghbor Day Homestyle volunteers to help with spring yard cleanup in neighborhoods across eastern Wiscons...in residents who are unable to handle their spring yard work this year. Aurora Health Care will conduct...ith Earth Day, involves volunteers providing basic yard services to Aurora patients and other residents in...

Public Health is No. 1, Says U.S. District Judge in Denial of FMC Motion to Shelve the LA-LB Clean Trucks Programs

... Better Environment ¿ Communities for Clean Ports ¿ East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy ¿ East Bay Community Law Center ¿ East yard Communities for Environmental Justice ¿ Engineers and Architects Association ¿ Harbor Watts Economic Development Corporation ¿ Hermandad M...

Tips to Avoid Spring Cleaning Mishaps

...29 (HealthDay News) -- Springtime for many people brings extra cleaning and yard work -- but if they're not careful, it might also bring a trip to the ER. ...tive-motion activities -- such as raking, digging or pruning -- while doing yard work. Take frequent breaks and replenish fluids to prevent dehydration. ...
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Keep Mosquitoes and More Out of Your Yard with Garlic From Garlic Research Labs, Inc.

GLENDALE, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- If you have been eating Garlic to keep the mosquitoes away you may want to think again. While there is absolutely no scientific evidence that eating garlic actually keeps mosquitoes away, spraying garlic has plenty of evidence to prove it keeps them away....
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Walking

...How Fit Are Your Feet? View All ... The U.S. Surgeon General recommends at least 30 minutes of moderate physical activity ( walking , bicycling, yard work) on 5 or more days each week.1 Walking is one of ... How do I start a walking program? ... Finally, cool down by walking slowly again f...
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New UGA biomass technology dramatically increases ethanol yield from grasses and yard waste

University of Georgia researchers have developed a new technology that promises to dramatically increase the yield of ethanol from readily available non-food crops, such as Bermudagrass, switchgrass, Napiergrassand even yard waste. "Producing ethanol from renewable biomass sources such as gra...

No-mow grass may be coming to your yard soon

For anyone tethered to a lawnmower, the Holy Grail of horticultural accomplishment would be grass that never grows but is always green. Now, that vision of suburban bliss -- and more -- seems plausible as scientists have mapped a critical hormone signaling pathway that regulates the stature of p...

Google Earth aids discovery of early African mammal fossils

...ngerich, an authority on ancient whales, learned of a whale fossil from Egypt that had been discovered in a most unconventional way. At a stonecutting yard in Italy where blocks of stone from around the world are sliced up for countertops, masons had noticed what looked like cross-sections of a skeleton i...

Texas researchers provide emissions data for livestock industry

...the past six years, were pulled together to determine the best way for feed yard operators to estimate their emissions and develop a worksheet for calculati...e." Concentrations measured at the center of a commercial Panhandle feed yard were substantially below the Texas regulatory threshold for the property bo...

What we don’t know still hurts us, environmental researchers warn

...ct to many in the developed world, he said, but "for an awful lot of people around the world, the functioning of the ecosystem is right in their front yard and at their water tap." ...

Dune and dirty: Hurricane teaches lessons through ecosystem research

...he waves are not what does the damage and cause death, it's the water depth. If you get a 12-foot wall of water, it doesn't matter if you have a front yard full of oak trees. "We need to rely on 'ecological engineering' and good policy that requires people to build homes in the correct locations," he s...

'A dinosaur dance floor'

...nal Monument, the "trample surface" (or "trampled surface") has more than 1,000 and perhaps thousands of dinosaur tracks, averaging a dozen per square yard in places. The tracks once were thought to be potholes formed by erosion. The site is so dense with dinosaur tracks that it reminds geologists of a po...

ICS presents prestigious Digby McLaren Medal to Cincinnati's Carl Brett

...nite state, so I had never seen fossils," he says. "The only clams I had ever seen were live ones at the shore. I picked up that first slab in my back yard and saw an imprint of a clam shell I was so excited!" When he was a senior in high school, Brett competed in the New York State science fair with ...

Phoenix mission to Mars will search for climate clues

...place got its name after analysis of images from Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter's HiRISE instrument. HiRISE can image rocks on Mars as small as roughly a yard and a half across. Green is the color that that landing site selection team used to represent the fewest number of rocks in an area, corresponding to ...

Floating a big idea: MIT demos ancient use of rafts to transport goods

...resent along that Pacific coast, or were they introduced by the European explorers? Shipworms are molluscs that can be the width of a quarter and a yard long. Because balsa wood is so soft, and doesn't have silicates in it like most wood, they are able to just devour it very quickly, Dewan said. It tur...
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Knighted Adds Industry Pioneer and Entrepreneur to Senior Management Team

...om its corporate offices located in scenic Ossining New York, just north of New York City. Knighted's Vision WMS, Dynamic Process Control (Workflow), yard Management, Voice Solution and other modules deliver on the company mission to always providing more than its customer's expect through Logistics wit...

Morphotek(R), Inc. Announces Initiation of MORAb-009 Phase II Study in First- Line Treatment of Mesothelioma

...he lungs, usually growing asymptomatically before it is discovered. It is especially common in people who have been exposed to asbestos, such as ship yard workers and pipefitters. Each year, an estimated 2,500 to 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma in the United States and it accounts for more t...

Tasty Baking Company Continues Partnership With Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation To Fight Childhood Cancer

...ng 1-800-33-TASTY. ABOUT ALEX'S LEMONADE STAND FOUNDATION Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (http://www.AlexsLemonade.org ) emerged from the front yard lemonade stand of cancer patient Alexandra "Alex" Scott (1996- 2004). At the age of 4, Alex announced that she wanted to hold a lemonade stand to rais...

K-State Research Leading to Software to Help Nation's Cattle Producers Identify Biosecurity Risks, Evaluate Impact of Cow-Calf Diseases Online

...aters active in the food safety and animal health arenas. The university has dedicated more than $70 million on related research since 1999. The feed yard security project is funded by the United States Department of Agriculture and the Kansas Animal Health Department. Sanderson's research involved surve...

The Year Ahead in IT

...up, except that we can't imagine that deal surviving the Battle of CEgos that would naturally follow.) Most of the value has been picked from the bone yard of boom-era start-ups, but we see a few morsels that remain to be plucked, primarily from those firms that were more R&D exercises than product compan...

ARI Links e-Catalog Deal with Outdoor Power Equipment Manufacturer

...onsumer Group , a manufacturer of products for the lawn and garden power equipment industry. MTD brands include Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt, Yard-Man, Ryobi, yard Machines, McCulloch and White Outdoor. ARI will provide on-demand updates to MTD's parts catalogs, and support a seamless, XML-based interface for ...

Bar Codes Have a New Best Friend RFID

...evolution thats primed to take information, productivity and labor savings to new levels of efficiency. Tracking usable assets such as containers, yard equipment and trucks is an obvious choice for early adoption of RFID. But, like the adoption of bar codes, its just a matter of time before these tags...

Low tech is good for local politics

...tery went out of business. Amid the new arrival of yard signs and maps of the citys voting districts, a sm...make phone calls, two folks returned from planting yard signs around town, and we all agreed to come back ... and four postcards from the No headquarters. More yard signs on both sides of the issue are going up arou...

Twenty ways you can tell this campaign has finally pushed you over the edge

...ree cigarettes. 16. You hope the state of Florida screws up again so this whole thing can drag into December. 17. You're stealing other people's yard signs because you're envious of the color schemes. 18. You think the result of the Green Bay Packers' game against the Washington Redskins should h...

Madison start-up Central Signal gets $350K grant

.... Central Signal had used an $80,000 Phase I grant to test the sensors, which can operate off the power grid, at the Wisconsin and Central Railroad yard on Johnson Street in Madison. ...
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Cross breeding

...olutely no guarantee a cross - bred pup will ... In truth a cross - bred dog can have all the ... Most cross bred dogs are products of back yard breeders who do not know better ... ... Black and Red Wattle pigs for breeding stock and gourmet, all-natural pork. ... Cross - breeding create...
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