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2 hrs ago | Center for American Progress
Though the Fast for Families tent sits in the shadow of the Capitol on the National Mall, entering it is a decidedly non-Washington experience.
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4 hrs ago | New Yorker
"Just try to explain to anyone the art of fasting," says the title character in Kafka's short story "The Hunger Artist."
6 hrs ago | Great Falls Tribune
We were supposed to be quiet while opening the windows so that we wouldn't startle the bears, but the excitement inside the Tundra Buggy was too much to be contained.
7 hrs ago | Free Republic
I was explaining to a new Catholic recently that the color purple used in advent is akin to its use in Lent, in that both are considered penitential seasons.
7 hrs ago | Rediff.com
Intake of excessive fibre can lead to electrolytic imbalance, fatigue, excessive gas, inflammation of the intestinal tract indigestion and acid reflux.
7 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
One of the "newer" ideas in nutrition is a concept called intermittent fasting _ IF for short.
8 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday plans to start a 24-hour fast to show support for immigration reform efforts in Washington, D.C. The mayor and some members of the Chicago City Council's Latino Caucus plan to go without food from 7 p.m. Thursday to 7 p.m. Friday.
8 hrs ago | The Tennessean
With today's nutrition headlines, it's easy to lose sight of what's factual and what's smoke and mirrors.
The Rambam teaches that leaders of the community call a public fast in times of crisis or to mark a tragic event in Jewish history .The goal is repentance.
It's a cold December evening on the Capitol Mall, but several dozen activists are staying warm in a large white tent set up to house the ever-growing number of activists calling for passage of the immigration bill.
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I love a good purge - - from getting rid of clothes and shoes I no longer have a taste for to fasting from distractions of which I'm overly consumed .
Corn oil significantly reduces cholesterol with more favorable changes in total cholesterol and LDL-C than extra virgin olive oil, new research shows.
Insulin, enteroglucagon, neurotensin, gastric inhibitory polypeptide , and motilin have been measured in plasma during an oral glucose test in 76 patients before or after different upper gastrointestinal operations for peptic ulceration.
As immigration activists ended a fourth week of fasting on the Mall, they were buoyed by a promise from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to visit their encampment Monday.