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Fruits, vegetables can help prevent depression

The study focussed on the Mediterranean diet , the Pro-vegetarian Dietary Pattern and the Alternative Eating Index-2010 to determine to the role of nutrition in our mental health. This diet includes a high amount of vegetables, fruits, whole-grain bread, nuts, legumes, omega-3s and polyunsaturated fatty acids. And the more extreme your diet, the worse these effects: "When you don't eat enough your blood sugar levels get really low, triggering the release of hormones such as adrenaline", ...

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AT&T changes throttling rules for customers on unlimited data plans

AT&T explained that the premise behind their unlimited data plan is not for users to actually use unlimited data, but rather to know that they will not be charged exorbitant overages should they break their limit. Whether AT&T is now feeling a change of heart or is simply trying to cozy up with the FCC, the company is boosting the throttling threshold dramatically.

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How that bedtime espressos affect your body clock

Coffee may set the body clock back by an hour, researchers find . "If you're usually going to bed at 11 o'clock, it's now midnight". Our internal clocks, which control sleep and wakefulness, can be traced down to a neurological level right inside the hypothalamus.

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North Korea Restarts Five-Megawatt Reactor At Yongbyon

The North is barred from employing the ballistic technology required to launch satellites, let alone advancing its nuclear weapon ambitions. On Tuesday, U.S. This December 2012 photo, released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency , shows North Korea's Unha-3 rocket being fired from the Sohae Satellite Launching Station in Cholsan, North Pyongan Province.

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NASA Astronaut: Humans Could Reach Mars in Two Decades

The answer, as with most things, depends on who one asks. Who knew something could be so dazzling and gross at the same time? In addition to scientific advances, the Kelly and Kornienko mission presents an opportunity to warm relations between the United States and Russian Federation; the research collected will be shared between the two countries, as will the costs.

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When Styling Don't Matter — Toyota Prius

This variant promises to deliver even greater fuel efficiency, though there are no other details to share about this model right now. Toyota has also significantly enhanced the Prius' equipment list which, apart from usual safety and comfort features, includes automatic high beam, pre-collision system, lane departure alert, dynamic radar cruise control and road sign assist (only for Europe).