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Link between Sugar and Tumor Growth

Scientists have discovered a new link between sugar and tumor growth ORIGINALLY POSTED BY BUSINESS INSIDER Written by: Hilary Brueck There’s a ‘vicious cycle’ happening that’s fueling cancer growth. Flickr There’s more bad news for sugar lovers. After nine years of research, molecular biologists in Belgium have discovered that sugars stimulate tumor growth. Their results, published Friday in the…

Cancer tumours destroyed by berry

…found in Queensland rainforest! Drug derived from the fruit of the blushwood tree kills cancerous tumours long-term in animals in 70% of cases (Original post by theguardian.com) Berries on the blushwood tree, a plant only found in specific areas of the Atherton Tablelands in tropical north Queensland. Photograph: QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute @MelissaLDavey Scientists…

REMEMBERING RAT PACK RESTAURANTS

The Time That Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis Opened Competing Restaurants on the Sunset Strip   IMAGE CREDIT: GETTY IMAGES Rat Pack Restaurants From 1946 to 1956, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were show business supernovas. With an act that combined singing, slapstick, and spontaneous hijinks, the duo sold out nightclubs coast to coast, then went…

Adios Amigo

Adios Amigo Adios Amigo? It’s been almost a decade since we first heard the now-iconic phrase, “I don’t always drink beer, but when I do I prefer Does Equis.” Unorthodox in its aloof and half-hearted endorsement, the Most Interesting Man in the World ad campaign for Dos Equis somehow lent a unique credibility to the…

Fidel and his Cigar Story

A Conversation With Fidel originally posted at cigaraficionado.com by Marvin R. Shanken This is a rather long post, but it is a very interesting read! Marvin R. Shanken, editor and publisher of Cigar Aficionado, interviewed Cuban President Fidel Castro in Havana on February 3, 1994. The interview focused on cigars, but touched on the United…

CES 2016

The best smart gadgets that stole the show at CES 2016 Originally posted by linkis.com/mashable IMAGE: JHILA FARZANEH/MASHABLE BY SAMANTHA MURPHY KELLY LAS VEGAS –- After a few years of showing off less-than-impressive smart gadgets at the annual Consumer Electronics Show, companies stepped it up this year by showing off innovative, but also useful, products.From…

Path to Awakening – Coffee

Coffee Cups in a Row Does a cup of coffee keep you up all night, or simply give you a little Boost! 4 Perfect Cups 🙂 ________________________________________________________________________________-\ Wiki Preparation The Turkish method of coffee preparation, shown in steps Turkish coffee is a method of preparation, not a kind of coffee. Therefore, there is no special…

The world's biggest beer deal just rose to $104 billion

The world’s biggest beer deal. Budweiser owner Anheuser-Busch InBev has raised its takeover offer for its rival brewer SABMiller to $66.85 a share, valuing the company at around $103.5 billion. ________ originally posted at buisnessinsider.com by Oscar Williams-Grut ________ AB InBev, the world’s biggest brewer, made the improved offer after an earlier offer of $64.77 a…