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In Indiana, Liquor Stores Sell to Minors More than C-Stores, Grocery, Big Box Retailers or Pharmacy Stores

That’s what an analysis by The Indianapolis Star found.  The Star looked at Excise Police compliance checks and found that liquor stores sold to minors at twice the rate of convenience

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Nebraska Supreme Court Rejects Whiteclay Liquor Stores Appeal

The liquor stores had appealed a decision by the state regulator not to renew their licenses.  Although they were in a village of just nine residents, they sold 3.5 million cans of beer a year, most of it to

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Vitamin D Protects Against Severe Asthma Attacks Taking oral vitamin D supplements in addition to standard asthma medication could halve the risk of asthma attacks requiring hospital attendance, according to research led by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). Asthma … Continue reading

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Testing Breath Instead of Blood to Measure Weight Loss Experts advise anyone looking to shed extra kilos to eat less and exercise more. One way is with endurance training, during which the body burns not only carbohydrates such as sugar, … Continue reading

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Researchers Uncover Brain’s Filing System For Storing Experiences A team of neuroscientists has uncovered how our brains organize, over time, our experiences: that is, according to their similarities. “It is as if in order to make sense of the world, … Continue reading

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STDs at Record High, CDC Says More than two million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis were reported in the United States in 2016, the highest number ever, according to the annual Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Report released by the Centers for … Continue reading

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