The NFR says 25 percent of consumers who aren't planning a romantic evening still plan to celebrate in other ways and along the way will help tally an accumulated total of some $19.6 billion, an all-time high, for Valentine's Day this year.
Scientists from Yokohama National University in Japan discovered the chemical dimethylpolysiloxane, a silicone used in McDonald's fry oil to prevent splashing, can be used to mass produce hair follicles on mice.
University of Rochester researchers found the brains of mice exposed to the equivalent of two-and-a-half glasses of wine each day were more efficient at removing waste products that are associated with dementia.
As high rates of flu pack the rooms at Virginia Mason Memorial hospital, the hospital has adjusted its visitation policy. As a precaution, children 12 years of age and younger are restricted from visiting the hospital.
Taking a cruise taps into three different types of well-being: the emotional experience of a getaway, the relationship factor of meeting new people, the experience of seeing new places and ultimately broadening one's personal horizons.
The theory is that if dieters knew the desires are because of the neurons', and not lack of will power, they might not be so hard on themselves and might find their way more quickly back to self control.