The small snack that could 'significantly' reduce blood sugar within 'two hours'
Dietary interventions are the greatest weapon in your arsenal of protection against blood sugar spikes, with raisins showing promising effects. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 3, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wine Cocktails That Take The Chill Off Winter
You survived Dry January, winter squalls, the bomb cyclone, Nor’easters and lake-effect snowfalls—congratulations! But, it ain’t over yet, so you might as well hunker down with a little comfort. When a mulled wine or a hot toddy won’t do, here are a few winter-y cocktails to get you through the…#noreasters #cognacvs #raisin #combine #byrrh #vsopcognac #xo #vsop #cherrycordial #cynar (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

F@#k pain! The effect of taboo language and gesture on the experience of pain - Hostetter AB, Rascon-Powell DK.
Swearing has been shown to reduce the experience of pain in a cold pressor task, and the effect has been suggested to be due to state aggression. In the present experiment, we examined whether producing a taboo gesture (i.e., the American gesture of raisin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Homegrown ultrasound phantom puts kitchen ingredients to use
Corn flour, gelatin, olives, and raisins. Mix these and other ingredients togethe...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: POCUS serves an ace at US Open tennis tournament Image-guided steroid injections don't lead to more COVID infections Ultrasound gel: A slick way to keep surgery hair-free Trainees learn IV placement with sides of gelatin, tofu How ultrasound can help speed up winemaking (Source: Headlines)
Source: Headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

The Fight to Save the Embattled Monarch Butterfly
In the depths of the Californian winter, an ember of hope has flickered for the monarch butterfly, the charismatic and beloved visitor that has seemingly been on a graceful descent into oblivion. The annual mass migration of the orange and black butterflies to the coast of California, as well as a separate odyssey the creatures take each year to the mountains of central Mexico, is among the grandest of spectacles in the natural world. Images of butterflies adorn t-shirts, pottery, and confectionery sold at tourist hotspots that have sprouted up in places where the butterflies gather in such numbers that they cause the boug...
Source: TIME: Science - March 21, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Oliver Milman Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Succession ’ Recap: Conventional Wisdom
With the incumbent Raisin bowing out of the presidential race, potential candidates vie for Logan’s nod at the conservative Future Freedom Summit #futurefreedomsummit #raisin (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consumer Health: What is a glycemic index diet?
The glycemic index is a system of assigning a number to carbohydrate-containing foods according to how much each food increases blood sugar. Examples of foods with low, middle and high glycemic index values include the following: Low: Green vegetables, most fruits, raw carrots, kidney beans, chickpeas, lentils and bran breakfast cerealsMedium: Sweet corn; bananas; raw pineapple; raisins; oat breakfast [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 25, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

UCLA-led study reveals ‘hidden costs’ of being Black in the U.S.
A woman grips her purse tightly as you approach. A store manager follows you because you look “suspicious.” You enter a high-end restaurant, and the staff assume you’re applying for a job. You’re called on in work meetings only when they're talking about diversity.  The indignities and humiliations Black men — even those who have “made it” — regularly endure have long been seen as part and parcel of life in the United States among the Black community, a sort of “Black tax” that takes a heavy toll on physical and mental health.Now, a new UCLA-led study reveals these “hidden costs” of being Black in ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - March 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

105-Year-Old Recovered From Covid-19, Her Tip? Eating Gin-Soaked Raisins
A New jersey woman found out she tested positive on her 105th birthday, one day after she got her second dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 coronavirus vaccine. (Source: Healthcare News)
Source: Healthcare News - February 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma Source Type: news

Frank brand milk chocolate covered raisins recall warning issued
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is recalling the snack sold at Canadian Tire stores because there may be undeclared traces of peanut in it. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

Ads for butter, cheese and ketchup may be banned before 9pm
Critics say the measure will also ban adverts in Britain before the watershed for yoghurts, raisins, tinned fruit, and many other products 'no reasonable person would consider to be unhealthy'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Granola with raisins, apples and cinnamon
(Source: Full Feed)
Source: Full Feed - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lemon rice with golden raisins and almonds
This recipe uses brown rice, which is chewier and has more flavor than white rice does. (Source: Full Feed)
Source: Full Feed - September 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Moon Is Shrinking, and It ’s Causing Powerful ‘Moonquakes’
The moon is getting smaller, which causes wrinkles in its surface and moonquakes, according to a new study. As the moon’s interior cools, it shrinks, which causes its hard surface to crack and form fault lines, according to research sponsored by NASA. The moon has gotten about 150 feet skinnier over the last few hundred million years. NASA posted a video on Twitter showing fault lines on the moon’s surface. You've heard of earthquakes. But what about moonquakes? Like a wrinkled grape drying out to a raisin, the Moon is shrinking as its interior cools causing wrinkles or faults to form on its brittle surf...
Source: TIME: Science - May 14, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Amy Gunia Tags: Uncategorized onetime overnight space Source Type: news