The Scoop Metropolis Parks: Fairmount Commons, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Fairmount Ballpark via Shutterstock     Pic: Dervin WitmerA:Multiplication Larger THAN Cardinal Common: 11.5Regardless where you enter Philadelphia, you’re ne'er more a mil aside from the immense, 160-year-old Fairmount Green. Chopped n to s by the Schuylkill River, the parkland contains 215 miles of paths, from stain trails to paved walkways, and 34 miles of watercourse. You can row, pedal, raise, or swordplay Frisbee golf inside the commons's greenness area. It likewise contains the commonwealth’s oldest zoo, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and a smattering of immaculately Read more [...]
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Sunlight Superman

    Pic: Stiff EllisSunblock & Application BrushupNada beatniks summertime sun: It brightens your backcountry playgrounds, kick-starts vitamin D output, and charges your head with mood-elevating seratonin. All of which is heavy, but sunburns snack binding gruelling; the American Cancer Gild estimates 55,000 new cases of melanoma testament be diagnosed in the Joined States this class. Stoppage equanimity, Man of Brand: We've got you covered with lotions and potions engineered for fighting sun lovers. [1] Well-tried by climbers Pete Athans and Lynn Mound, PROTECH MOISTURIZING Read more [...]
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Scientists have made a list of the effects of tattoos

The clinical study showed that the dye, which is used for tattooing, is dangerous to health, since the content of harmful substances is high. In particular, the presence of arsenic in it can lead to cancer.The clinical study showed that the dye, which is used for tattooing, is dangerous to health, since the content of harmful substances is high. The red paint contains mercury sulfide, blue paint - the most dangerous - it contains aluminum and cobalt. Ink used for tattoos may contain toxic ingredients that cause skin cancer.Category: Science Read more [...]
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Orion was rich in oil

12/20/2012German astronomers have discovered a huge cloud of space in the constellation of Orion, which contains 200 times more oil than there is water on Earth.According to The Huffington Post, Horse Head Nebula, which is located at a distance from the Earth 1300 light years in the Orion Nebula, contains more than 55 quadrillion barrels. "Black Gold" in space, astronomers have found the Max Planck Institute in Germany, with a telescope of the Institute of Radio Astronomy.According to scientists, the oil in the nebula was created because of the fragmentation of polycyclic aromatics Read more [...]
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In the bowels of the Mountain Altai contains much of the radioactive gas

on 3 November. In soils of the Altai Republic contains a lot of radon — colorless inert radioactive gas, so before to provide land on lease to the population, they should be thoroughly checked. Radon — one of the heaviest gases on the planet, so is the earth, gradually evaporating into the atmosphere. This gas is responsible for ¾ the annual radiation dose received by people from earth radiation sources and for about half of the dose from all natural sources. Radon is concentrated even in areas out of the soil on which the building stands. Therefore, on land that contains Read more [...]
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Tea - a beverage, was prepared by macerating leaves of the tea bush. Tea has a tonic effect due to the content of caffeine in it, essential oils and tannins (tea tannin). The caffeine content in tea ranges from 1.2 to 3%, most of it is in conjunction with the tannins. Essential oils of tea, which contains a very small amount (about 0.006%), give the flavor of the drink and have a stimulating effect on the body, adding to the effects of caffeine. Tannins - tannins (8 - 15%) - determine the taste, color and astringency of tea, most of them have a P-vitamin activity and antimicrobial activity. Read more [...]
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Pharmacopoeia - A collection of standards and regulations, the quality of normalizing Medicines. State pharmacopoeia Soviet Union is a national document and has a legislative nature. Pharmacopoeia requirements applicable to drugs are mandatory for all enterprises and institutions of the Soviet Union, manufacturing, storing, controlling and applying the drugs. The tenth edition of the State Pharmacopoeia of the USSR - GPC (1968) contains an introduction, two main parts and applications. The introduction of a list of changes in Latin and Russian names (compared to GFIH), lists of toxic (list A) Read more [...]
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Yadonosny machine and physical-chemical properties of the venom of bees and wasps

Hahn (1939) isolated from bee venom 2 protein component - fast dialysis through the film and causing convulsions in animals and slow dialysis, paralyzing the respiratory center. Isolated from these three fractions were protamine are 2 factions close to each other, different different speeds to the cathode, and one of these factions had toxic effects, pH 11.0, the first, second, 10.0. In one of the distinguished fractions found 13 amino acids: glycine, alanine, Wolin, leucine, lizoleytsin, serine, threonine, lysine, arginine, aspartic and glutamic acid, tryptophan, proline (Fischer, Dorfel, 1953). Read more [...]
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Sperm - A mixture of secretions of the testicles, epididymis, seminal vesicles, prostate, urethral glands, which contains sperm. Sperm appearance - light gray mass, slightly opalescent, cloudy, viscous, with a pungent odor. Sperm, released at the time of ejaculation, called semen. Ejaculate - turbid liquid slightly alkaline reaction with a specific gravity of 1,020-1,040. Ejaculate volume averages 2-6 ml, sometimes there is an increase of up to 25-30 ml (polyspermy), which reduces the fertilizing capacity of sperm. The decrease in sperm (oligospermia) is associated with a disease of the prostate Read more [...]
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Fish and fish products

Fish no less useful than meat. It contains up to 19% of high quality amino acid composition squirrel, and fish protein is easier to digest and better absorbed than meat proteins. Number fat in fish varies widely. Fish oil contains vitamins A, D, dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids and phosphatides. However, fish oil in large quantities children tolerated poorly. For babies up to 3 years are used lean fish (cod, hake, perch, sea bass) that are best used in the form of fillets.

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Noxious plants

The article warns that poisonous plants can cause many fatalities. But the warning is not the main goal, the main thing is that many of these plants are subjected to persecution and extermination. Cultivation of nightshade, Spring Adonis, belladonna, valerian, dogbane and other medicinal plants justified in practice and is one of the ways to save them from destruction. If the benefits of medicinal plants is obvious, it is much harder to convince that need to protect the flora and poisons that are not drugs and, at first glance, nothing but harm, do not bring. However, myths, legends suggest Read more [...]
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Meat and meat products

To complete protein products, of course, is meat, It contains 18-20% animal proteins. Meat proteins contain essential amino acids for the child's body. The fat content of the meat is subject to large fluctuations. Contained in it and a large amount of extractives, which give the product a specific taste. Extractives stimulates gastric secretion and increase appetite. Meat rich in salts of phosphorus, potassium, sodium, magnesium and calcium. It contains B vitamins are most useful for children and low-fat beef, veal, chicken, chickens, meat rabbit, lean pork, lamb. In infant formulas can Read more [...]
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Milk and milk products

Compulsory and indispensable baby food is milk, which can be used in its natural form, as well as in the form of yogurt, kefir, acidophilus milk and other dairy products. In infant formulas often use cow's milk, it contains 2.8% of high-grade protein. Milk proteins rich in essential amino acids, lysine, methionine, tryptophan, leucine, valine, arginine. Fat cow's milk also has a number of advantages. He is a fine emulsion and easy to digest. Milk can contain various amounts (from 3.5 to 6%) fat. Milk contains milk sugar - lactose. Milk is rich in mineral salts, especially calcium Read more [...]
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Characterization of milk

Most physiological nutrition for children in the first months of life is fresh milk. With the mother's milk the child receives all necessary for his age, nutrients, vitamins, hormones, and various immune bodies, such as antibodies against measles, chicken pox and other infectious diseases. The ratio between proteins, fats and carbohydrates and their qualitative composition create optimal conditions for digestion and absorption. The structure of the female milk are vital amino acids. Milk contains a lot of sugar?-Lactose, inhibit the growth of E. coli. In the first days after birth milk mother Read more [...]
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Breeding antibiotics

Antibiotics are bred in such a way that the premature weighing up to 1500 g were obtained on a single injection of no more than 0.5 ml, and children weighing more than 1,800-2,000 g no more than 1 ml. These conditions correspond to the following dilutions: penicillin, streptomycin and monomitsin diluted to 1 ml with 20 000 or 50 000 units of antibiotic, tetracycline - in 1 ml of 10 000 units or 20 000 units, methicillin - in 1 ml of 50 000 or 100 000 ED. Breeding antibiotics produced as follows. Number of antibiotic contained in the vial (100,000 units, 300,000 units, etc.), divided by the number Read more [...]
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Hot key

Hot Key - resort, Located in the foothills of the northern slope of the Caucasus mountain range at an altitude of 72 meters above sea level. Located 65 km from Krasnodar. Hot Key - One of the oldest resorts in the country. In 1964, 100 years to the day, as in the Hot Key held the first open source and capping military hospital, which started the resort building. But his profile Hot Key - resort spa and drinking. In the resort uses water 11 sources. The spring water contains hydrogen sulfide in various concentrations - from 5 to 38 mg / l. Total mineralization of drinking water sources range Read more [...]
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Pancreatic juice

Pancreatic juice - Digestive liquid secreted by acinar cells of the pancreas into the duodenum. Pancreatic juice has an alkaline reaction, and contains enzymes: trypsin (see), chymotrypsin (see), carboxypeptidase, cleaving proteins, lipase breaks down fats (see Enzymes), amylase (see), lactase (see enzyme) breaks down carbohydrates , etc. The average number of pancreatic juice secreted by the pancreas healthy person per day, ranging from 600 to 700 ml. Regulation of the formation and release of pancreatic juice by humoral and neural pathways. In the first case - with the participation of secretin Read more [...]
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Cocoa - Food product obtained by treatment of seeds (beans), a tropical tree cocoa. In the food consumed as a drink, is also used in the confectionery industry for the development of chocolate products. Cocoa contains: crude protein over 20%, fat - 20-17%, but not lower than 14%, starch - 15%, extractives - 17%, fat - not more than 5.5%, ash - 6,0-9,0%, water - not more than 6.0-7.5% caffeine - 0.4-0.8%, 1.5-2.0% theobromine. Glass cocoa with milk and sugar, contains over 250 cal. Drink cocoa has a stimulating and tonic effect on the body due to its content of caffeine (see), and theobromine (see). Read more [...]
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Mouthwash are likely not independent, and auxiliary hygiene products that are designed to improve the cleaning and deodorizing a full mouth. They are normally used for rinsing after brushing and after meals, to remove her remains. Mouthwash usually consists of a water-alcohol solution, which added essential oils, menthol, vanilla, antiseptic, dye amaranth. Various perfumes, cosmetics companies of the country produce a fairly large range of hygiene mouthwash, which includes a refreshing and flavoring agents, "Flora", "lemon", "ideal", "freshness", "Mint" Read more [...]
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Structure and physico-chemical properties of vitamin D-2

The rest of vitamin D and its related 7-dehydrocholesterol, ergosterol and other substances are also quite easy to give up oxygen peroxide compounds. The latter are the crystals sufficiently stable when heated, they are easy to izomeriruyutsya eponksidnye connection and ketones under the influence of heat and light (Karnozhitsky, 1961). For a long time it was thought that lyumisterin - a precursor of vitamin D - has no antirahiticheskoy activity. However, recent studies have shown high activity this drug in the prevention of rickets in chickens. So far poorly understood antirahiticheskaya activity Read more [...]
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