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19 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

TCM herb Eucommia does more for men and women than relieve backaches

The bark of the Eucommia ulmoides plant, also known as "Du Zhong", has been used for thousands of years by Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners for various medical purposes.

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Related Topix: Japan, World News, Medicine, Hypertension, Health

Wednesday | Bangkok Post

HD demand to outstrip satellite size

Thailand is bracing for a shortage of capacity on satellite transponders used for digital television, as broadcasters are rapidly expanding digital channels.

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Wednesday | The Japan Times

Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest

Residents protest in front of their local municipal office on Wednesday against the central government selecting their town, Shioya, in Tochigi Prefecture, as a candidate site for the final disposal of radiation-tainted waste from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Journal of Biochemistry

DNA methylation accumulation and its predetermination of future cancer phenotypes

Tel: Aberant DNA methylation is a common epigenomic alteration in carcinogenesis.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Daily Republic

After hybrid success, Toyota gambles on fuel cell

Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, World News, Japan,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Competitor Magazine

Photos: 2014 Badwater 135

After enduring miles of long, steep climbs and a hot, cloudless sky, two new faces stood atop the podium at the end of the 2014 AdventureCORPS Badwater 135.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Chinese Food Scandal Spreads To Japan

A food scandal involving Chinese meat supplier Shanghai Husi Food Co. Ltd. has spread to Japan with at least two companies halting sale of products supplied by the firm.

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Time

This Website Knows Where Your Cat Lives

Attention all 4.9 million users of the #Catstagram hashtag: You're being watched.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

CBS Local

Beef Pollutes More Than Pork, Poultry, Study Says

A customer looks at a U.S. beef product at a branch of U.S. owned supermarket Costco on Aug. 9, 2006 in Chiba, Japan.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Beef, Meat, Pork, Japan, World News, Bard College, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Toyota is gambling on fuel cells

Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, World News, Japan,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

After hybrid success, Toyota gambles on fuel cell

Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, World News, Japan,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Japan Times

'Cosplay' craze a boon for business

The popularity of Japanese anime around the world has triggered the growth of a variety of businesses targeting those who like to dress up as a favorite character from a manga or anime, known as "cosplay," as in "costume play."

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Anime and Manga, Japan, World News

Circulation

Lipoprotein Subfractions Highly Associated With Renal Damage in...

From the Department of Genome Research and Clinical Application, Graduate School of Medicine and Center for Advanced Medicine, Chiba University Hospital , Chiba University, Chiba, Japan; Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands ; Department of Nephrology in Internal Medicine, ... (more)

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

Cuban outfielder Despaigne signs with Chiba Lotte

The 28-year-old Despaigne has hit 220 career home runs in the Cuban baseball league, and was MVP in the preliminary round of Pool A at the World Baseball Classic last year.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

International Business Times

Gwyneth Paltrow-Chris Martin: 'Operated Like A Couple' in...

The "consciously uncoupling" couple Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, hinted of a possible "recoupling" when reports claimed they looked the happily married couple while in the Hamptons with their children.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Sys-Con Media

His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino to Welcome Kiwanis International Convention Attendees

His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino will welcome more than 2,000 Kiwanis convention attendees during the opening session of the 99th Annual Kiwanis International Convention in Chiba, Japan next Thursday.

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OpEdNews

Does Tepco own a radioactive marshland in Oze national park it can not sell?

At the early stages of the Fukushima nuclear disaster I wondered if the Oze National park had been contaminated from nuclear fallout.

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Russia Taday

Japanese citizen sues govt. over military expansion attempts

Japanese Ground Self Defense forces' helicopters fly over tanks during the new year exercise in Narashino in Chiba prefecture, suburban Tokyo Tokyo has been handed a lawsuit seeking to block Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's move towards expanding the military.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

NHK World

Tropical storm lands near Tokyo -NHK World English

Tropical storm Neoguri hit Chiba Prefecture, near Tokyo, after travelling east-northeast along the Pacific coast of central Japan.

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Related Topix: Japan, World News, Weather

Mail on Sunday

Now THAT'S a power plant! Indoor farm grows 10,000 heads of lettuce ...

Killer who raped ex-girlfriend's 11-year-old daughter before suffocating her to death set to be executed tonight in Florida Scientists crack the emotional code: Brain uses same signal to store what we feel whether we smell, taste or touch Now THAT'S a power plant! Indoor farm grows 10,000 heads of lettuce a DAY using lights that mimic day and night ... (more)

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Natural Disasters, Flood, World News, Japan, Life, Food, Vegetables

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