Winter is here for sure .. the weather outside is frightful as the song goes. The hustle & bustle of holiday shopping, the stress of getting ‘everything’ done ..
Take a moment to visit this lovely meditation room .. that I hope will give you a few moments of calm and peace.
Visit the Meditation Room: winter_loader
Mercury in Mascara?
Minn. Law Bans it.AP News AccessNorthGA
By MARTIGA LOHN
Associated Press Writer
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The quest for thicker lashes and defined eyes should get safer in Minnesota on Jan. 1, when a state law banning mercury from mascara, eye liners and skin-lightening creams takes effect.
Minnesota apparently is the first state in the nation to ban intentionally added mercury in cosmetics, giving it a tougher standard than the federal government
Federal law allows eye products to contain up to 65 parts per million of mercury. The exposure a person would get from a product used in small quantities around the eyes would not cause a problem, Bailey said.
Visit this page to read more: Mercury in Mascara?
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Breast Cancer knows no boundaries. So many in my immediate family and close friends have been down this road. Those who know me, know my opinion about chemotherapy. Saying that, every individual has the right to make their own ‘personal choice’ on what type of medical care / treatment they want.
The following article may be of interest to you:
Test may spare many women chemotherapy
By Judy Peres Tribune staff reporter December 14, 2007
from Chicago Tribune
SAN ANTONIO – A gene test can help doctors determine which breast cancer patients are likely to benefit from chemotherapy, even for those whose tumors are relatively more advanced, researchers reported Thursday.
Visit this page to read more:
Test may spare many women chemotherapy — chicagotribune.com
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Well, I hope you are back from reading the articles .. as the holiday shopping count down is on, why not get cozy with a cup of your favorite tea, hot cocoa or coffee and visit our site for some easy and affordable Holiday shopping.
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See now, aren’t you glad you read to the bottom of this blog.!!
~ Til next time, Rosanne