Emergency Survival Tips – Get Prepared for a Zombie Attack

Whether or not you believe there will be an actual Zombie Apocalypse, being prepared will only increase your chances of surviving any number of other potentially life-threatening events. With increasing incidents of natural disasters, disease, social unrest, drug use, vaccinations, immunizations, genetically modified foods, chemical additives, power shortages, violent crime, and TV reality shows, it…

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It’s Time For a New Roof

So it’s time for a new roof! You begin the process of interviewing contractors and getting quotes just to find yourself more confused then when you started. Everyone has their own spin on what they do and the best system for your home. So what should you choose? Let’s get started with understanding your roof…

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How to Paint on Canvas

Have you ever wanted to paint beautiful, expressive paintings with oils? Here are some basics to guide you into the wonderful world of oil paints. Once you’ve got the basic techniques down, the world is your canvas! 1.Choose a place to work where there is good ventilation. A window or door can be opened, or…

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome in Runners

Knee pain is slowing my run to a crawl! Why is this happening? What is Patellofemoral syndrome? Patellofemoral pain a.k.a. chondramalacia patella is the most common running-related knee problem. If you have this condition, you feel pain under and around your kneecap and often swelling of the area under the knee cap may occur. The…

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Grow Your Own Organic Food Now

More and more research is now revealing the health benefits of organic food. For example, children on organic diets have been shown to have significantly lower exposure to nerve poison pesticides. An organic diet provides immediate protection for children against harmful chemicals. If this isn’t reason enough to start growing your own organic food –…

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8 Signs He is Just Not Into You!

I realize I am violating “Code 46 article III” in The Book of Man Law which prohibits the dissemination of information on known male methods and practices to females. In addition to that I am highly compromising my own well being and will probably need to be in witness protection to hide from a dangerous…

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Tracking Down Good Air-Conditioning Repair

It’s hard to imagine a home without a fully functioning air-conditioning system. When you have a temperate climate, it can get very uncomfortable when your   air-conditioner  breaks down or isn’t functioning well. More than that, warm temperatures can aggravate medical issues like hypertension and dehydration. Even the stability of your home can suffer when it…

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How to Select a Pressure Gauge

The first thing you need to know when selecting a pressure gauge is what pressure range (pounds per square inch, or “psi” is standard) you need. Since the accuracy of most pressure gauges is best in the middle third of a gauge, you should always select a gauge with a range that is about twice…

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Hela Cells

Today Hela cells are the most widely cells used in cell biology. These cells where taken from an African lady called Henrietta Lacks in 1951 and sent round the world without her consent. These are the very cells lines that led to the discovery of the polio vaccine. Hela cells are the most widely used…

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Are Auto Dash Covers a Good Idea?

The question is clear if you know what an auto dash cover is. It is not so clear if you are not sure what an auto dash   mat  is. These covers go by several different names including: dash covers, dashboard covers, and dash  mats . Does this help or are you still wondering what a dash…

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Hand-Tufted Vs Hand-Knotted Carpets

Hand-tufted carpets, also known as Latex or Full Cut carpets look a lot like hand-knotted carpets but the difference between the two is noticed in the way they are both produced. A tufted oriental rug is made with the help of a tufting gun, which is a hand-operated tool. A tufted carpet does not require…

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