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Seniors at high risk from widespread flu outbreak | Jefferson (OH) Gazette

MENTOR – The flu epidemic has threatened local seniors and now their families are fighting back with “Fight the Flu Kits” and caregivers to protect their elderly loved ones.

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AT&T Warns Cell Phones Can Pose Flu Risk | Christian Broadcasting Network

Cell phone provider AT&T is issuing a warning to its customers about the flu: the mobile devices can spread the flu virus easily.
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Cellphones, smartphones teeming with germs | UPI

Cellphones are full of germs but users can damage phones' finishes with some commonly used cleaning products, U.S. researchers say.
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UA faculty contributes to National Climate Assessment report draft (Arizona Daily Wildcat)

UA faculty contributes to National Climate Assessment report draft (Arizona Daily Wildcat) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Six UA faculty members — more authors than from any other university in the country — contributed to a draft of the National Climate Assessment report, released earlier this month.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | WDBO (Radio-Orlando, FL)

Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | WDBO (Radio-Orlando, FL) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.
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Free Landscape Training | Irrigation & Green Industry

Landscape professionals, including urban property managers, plant and nursery staff, landscape architects and designers are eligible to enroll in a free training program.
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Freeze damages winter lettuce crop, prices soar | Western Farm Press

Freeze damages winter lettuce crop, prices soar | Western Farm Press | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Frigid temperatures in the low to mid 20s over the weekend damaged the winter lettuce crop in Yuma County, Ariz. The freeze will result in smaller harvestable heads, slower plant development and harvest, and higher prices for consumers.
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Activist Aaron Swartz's suicide sparks talk about depression | CNNMoney

Activist Aaron Swartz's suicide sparks talk about depression | CNNMoney | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Silicon Valley veterans say mood disorders are prevalent in the tech industry -- and rarely discussed.
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Bitter cold gripping West causes some citrus and lettuce damage, makes driving difficult in NM | StarTribune (Minneapolis, MN)

Bitter cold gripping West causes some citrus and lettuce damage, makes driving difficult in NM | StarTribune (Minneapolis, MN) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

FRESNO, Calif. - As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Bitter cold grips West” citrus and lettuce damaged | Gulf News

Extreme chill in the West comes as the eastern US is seeing spring-like weather
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Big chill putting citrus crops at risk | Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA)

Big chill putting citrus crops at risk | Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
FRESNO, Calif. – As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in...
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Terry J. Lundgren, Chairman, President and CEO of Macy's, Inc. to Be Honored as 2013

The National Father's Day Council announced today that Terry J. Lundgren, Chairman, President and CEO of Macy's, Inc., has been named a recipient of its 2013 'Father of the Year' Award.
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Antibacterial products for flu prevention? Nope | Akron (OH) Beacon Journal

A news release that just landed in my email in-box pitches an antibacterial cleaner as a means for preventing flu.

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Macy's CEO wins mother of all dad awards | Retailing Today

NEW YORK, NY — The National Father’s Day Council, a nonprofit that recognizes modern day role model fathers, has named Terry Lundgren, chairman, president and CEO of Macy’s Inc., as a recipient of its 2013 "Father of the Year" Award. Lundgren joins President Bill Clinton, Founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, as a fellow honoree. The awards will be presented at the 72nd Annual Father of the Year Awards in New York City on Tuesday, June 11.

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Plant Water Demands Shift with Water Availability | Fars News Agency

Plant Water Demands Shift with Water Availability | Fars News Agency | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

TEHRAN (FNA)- Plants can adapt to extreme shifts in water availability, such as drought and flooding, but their ability to withstand these extreme patterns will be tested by future climate change.

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Top 10 Places Germs Lurk in Your Home | Weather Channel

Got misophobia? You're not alone. Fear of germs is common and can increase as busy schedules make cleaning time scarce, putting the most fastidious housekeeper on edge.

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Aaron Swartz's suicide sparks talk about depression | KOAT (TV-Albuquerque, NM)

Aaron Swartz's suicide sparks talk about depression | KOAT (TV-Albuquerque, NM) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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The suicide last week of Aaron Swartz, a prominent Internet developer and activist, is sparking a discussion in Startupland about an issue that's rarely publicized: the prevalence of depression in the tech community.

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Bitter cold gripping West causes some citrus and lettuce damage, makes driving difficult in NM | Western Star (Corner Brook, Newfoundland)

Bitter cold gripping West causes some citrus and lettuce damage, makes driving difficult in NM | Western Star (Corner Brook, Newfoundland) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
FRESNO, Calif. - As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in...
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Vegetable Short Course talks on the web | Greenhouse Canada

Jan. 14, 2013, Tucson, AZ — A pair of presentations from the recent Intensive Greenhouse Tomato & Lettuce Short Course sponsored by the Controlled Environment Agriculture Centre of the University of Arizona have been posted online.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | FindLaw

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Houston (TX) Chronicle

(AP) — As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.
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Smartphones can be flu vectors, but can be damaged by cleaners | Orange County (CA) Register

Rarely washed, frequently shared and constantly touching your mouth, your iPhone could be spreading the flu virus, public health experts say.

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Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Daily Jeffersonian (Cambridge, OH)

Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged | Daily Jeffersonian (Cambridge, OH) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported damage to crops and an agriculture official said national prices on lettuce have started to rise because of lost produce in Arizona.

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Delaware seniors at high risk from widespread flu outbreak - Cape Gazette (Lewes, DE)

this year's flu epidemic threatens seniors and disabled adults throughout delmarva, as weaker immune systems make them more vulnerable to the flu. ninety percent of all flu-related deaths and more ...
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Flu Prevention: 3 Tips for Keeping Your Employees Healthy | Business 2 Community

Flu Prevention: 3 Tips for Keeping Your Employees Healthy | Business 2 Community | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
People have been dropping like flies (flu-filled flies) at our office for the past few months. And when you’re a small business, it can be hard to have
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