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Verb: Felicitate (fih-LISS-uh-tayt) Definition: 1. To consider happy or fortunate. 2. To offer congratulations to. Sample sentence: The other swimmers where encouraged by their coach to felicitate the winner of the race. Like and Share with your friends

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Verb: Yuppify (YUP-uh-fye) Definition: To make appealing to yuppies: also to infuse with the qualities or values of yuppies. Sample sentence: While rent prices in the city have fallen, the neighborhoods that were relatively recently yuppified remain too expensive for most city residents. Like and Share with your friends

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While there are a host of vision supplements on the market, the compounds now under investigation that have proven to protect against disease were folic acid, vitamin B12 and vitamin B6. Researchers tested the vitamins for more than seven years in 5,205 women who didn’t have age-related macular degeneration, the leading cause of vision loss […]

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Noun: Abeyance (uh-BAY-unss) Definition: 1. A lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom a title is vested. 2. Temporary inactivity: suspension. Sample sentence: Our plans to go for a bike ride were in abeyance until the weather cleared up. Like and Share with your friends

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Even if you are diligent about packing healthful foods when traveling, or finding restaurants with nutritious choices when eating out, there may be times when your healthy dining options are limited. While it’s a good idea for you avoid eating fast food entirely, if you must, please keep these natural health tips in mind when […]

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Adjective: Bosky (BAH-skee) Definition: 1. Having abundant trees or shrubs 2. Of or relating to a woods Sample sentence: As we drove away from the city, apartment buildings gave way to homes with yards, then at last to a bosky landscape dominated by tall trees. Like and Share with your friends

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Vitamin D + Exercise = Fewer Falls. That’s the conclusion from a review of 54 studies that included data from more than 26,000 seniors. Investigators from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force analyzed the studies in an effort to determine the best recommendations primary care physicians could make to patients age 65 and older in […]

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Adjective: Livelong (LIV-lawng) Definition: Whole: Entire Sample Sentence: They worked hard all the livelong day and finally fell into their beds, exhausted and well past sundown. Like and Share with your friends

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Slowly digested, high-fiber carbohydrate foods such as whole grains, lentils, pinto beans, and kidney beans, can help reduce levels of C-reactive protein (CRP), a marker for the inflammation associated with heart disease and other chronic illnesses, by about 22 percent in overweight or obese adults. This finding comes from a study at the Fred Hutchinson […]

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Adverb: Viva Voce (vye-vuh-VOH-see) Definition: By word of mouth: orally. Sample sentence: According to the town’s bylaws, members of the town council must vote viva voce or by a show of hands. Like and Share with your friends

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