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Monday: July 6, 2009

New study shows that lack of sleep hurts women more so than men.New study shows that lack of sleep hurts women more so than men.

About a third of adults regularly get less than five hours and previous studies have found such lifestyles can raise the risk of diabetes and stroke, while more sleep reduces the chance of a cold.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 11:09 AM | Tags (5) | health | sleep | women | men | study |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Seven summer foods you don't want to miss.Seven summer foods you don't want to miss.

Nothing screams summer like a good eggplant.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 11:03 AM | Tags (6) | food | summer | nutrition | eggplants | fruits | veggies |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Some more details surface about monorail crash at Walt Disney World.Some more details surface about monorail crash at Walt Disney World.

The crash on the Epcot line in the Magic Kingdom section of the theme park marked the first monorail death there in its 38 years of running. According to Disney, the theme park runs 12 monorail trains, each with 6 cars traveling the 14.7 miles of elevated rail.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 7:34 AM | Tags (4) | crash | disney | epcot | monorail |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 16 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 26, 2009

Drinking coffee might actually prevent bad breath?Drinking coffee might actually prevent bad breath?

Chalk up another added benefit for coffee addicts.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 5:02 PM | Tags (4) | breath | coffee | halitosis | study |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Harvesting rainwater a good way to save money? Think again.Harvesting rainwater a good way to save money? Think again.

Article will show you just how to do it though, for those interested in taking on the process.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 10:50 AM | Tags (6) | harvesting | rainwater | rain | environment | money | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 22, 2009

Want to start having a lighter lunch? Try drinking a glass of milk in the morning.Want to start having a lighter lunch? Try drinking a glass of milk in the morning.

Particular substances present in milk such as whey protein and casein have been found to suppress appetite in animal and human studies. Fruit juice is nutritious in its own right and we encourage people to continue having their fruit juice during the day.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 3:38 PM | Tags (5) | health | milk | meals | lunch | breakfast |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Saturday: June 20, 2009

Your cookie dough may come with a free helping of E. Coli.Your cookie dough may come with a free helping of E. Coli.

As always, Nestle advises that you do not eat rough cookie dough. Your mother advises this as well. You'll get worms!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 11:34 AM | Tags (4) | bacteria | ecoli | food | nestle |  | Discuss (3) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 19, 2009

Some speeding ticket myths that you probably want to know about.Some speeding ticket myths that you probably want to know about.

Good to know, if you happen to get caught that is.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 6:48 PM | Tags (4) | cars | myths | police | speeding |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 63 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Deutsche Bank pulls the curtain back on new real-time carbon gas emission counter.Deutsche Bank pulls the curtain back on new real-time carbon gas emission counter.

Apparently the billboard itself is environmentally friendly as well. Just another reason to visit New York City.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 1:42 PM | Tags (4) | billboard | emissions | environment | nyc |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: May 6, 2009

More zombie computers are on the rise. Run for the hills!More zombie computers are on the rise. Run for the hills!

Put your Spybots and antivirius software on separate scheduled tasks. This tech tidbit brought to your for free by your friendly GeekLikeMe.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 9:45 AM | Tags (4) | bots | zombies | attacks | spyware |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 369 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: May 4, 2009

Want to get a hundred miles per gallon?

...the driver is the key to great mileage...

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 7:31 AM | Tags (5) | gas | cars | miles | drivers | money |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 460 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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