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Lockdowns Made Taming Obesity Even Tougher, Research Shows

TUESDAY, Nov. 3, 2020 — People struggling with obesity fared poorly during the COVID-19 lockdowns earlier this year, with their weight-control plans flying off the rails as they coped with the stress of the global pandemic, two new studies report. Seven out of 10 people with obesity reported that their weight-loss goals became harder to… Read More »

Super Kena: A girl made fierce with hearing aids

Two-year-old Kena didn’t notice that her hearing aids were attracting attention during storytime at the library—but her mom did. “I can’t let other kids define who Kena is,” her mom, Krystyna, confided to Kena’s grandmother that evening. “I want her to be fierce.”  The children’s book “Super Kena: A GirlMade Fierce with Hearing Aids” The conversation resonated… Read More »

Where are herbal oils made

Maximilian Stock Ltd. Herb-infused flavored oils for cooking, such as basil, rosemary, or garlic, are widely available at high-end grocery stores and specialty cooking shops, but they can be very expensive and they don’t always have a true, robust herbal flavor. They are often processed and may have been sitting on a shelf for months.… Read More »

When was the first antibacterial soap made

Antibacterial soap is a soap which contains chemical ingredients that purportedly assist in killing bacteria. Fears about the safety of carbolic soaps chemical components on the skin brought about a ban on some of these chemical components. Triclosan and other antibacterial agents have long been used in commercial cleaning products for hospitals and other healthcare… Read More »