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Dark Chocolate Better Than Fruit Juice!

Great news for chocolate lovers: new research published February 7 in Chemistry Central Journal claims that chocolate contains more antioxidants (polyphenols and flavanols) than fruit juice. Take note: the research was conducted by Hershey. When researchers at the Hershey Center…

Bone Marrow Drive

FLYER: BONE MARROW DRIVE FLYER WANT TO SAVE A LIFE? WANT TO GIVE SADAQA? Then Attend the Bone Marrow Drive: Remembering Bilal and Curing others like him When: This Sunday March 13 2011 Time: 1-2:30pm (After Sunday School) & 5-8pm(during…

Diabetes and Your Heart and Blood Vessels

Diabetes and Your Heart and Blood Vessels Taking care of your diabetes every day will help keep your blood glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol in your target range and help prevent other health problems that diabetes can cause over the…

Orthopaedic Prayer Mat!

Berlin – A muezzin calls to prayer. An elderly man slowly kneels on a prayer mat, his movement difficult. With some effort he gets up. “You cannot pray like that,” was probably the thought that inspired Turgay Yenerer, a carpet…

Islam and the Environment

The Laws of nature can be observed by watching nature to some extent. However, not only does this require many lifetimes to get a complete understanding, but human beings will always differ in their interpretations of what they see. Their…

Heart Disease Stalks Both Genders

Heart disease stalks both genders By Kathryn Roy – masslive.com There’s a misconception that heart attack, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases affect mainly men, and therefore, women need not worry about them. However, in light of February’s designation as American Heart…

Winter Driving Safety Tips

The weather outside is certainly frightful, but you’re feeling snug inside your home as winter’s fury rages. That light accumulation of fluffy white stuff is getting heavier and heavier — soon, you’ll have to don your winter gear and head…