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Science shows cheese can make wine taste better

Source: INSTITUTE OF FOOD TECHNOLOGISTS A new scientific study shows that eating cheese may actually increase how much someone likes the wine they are drinking. The study, published in the October

Whimsical Connecticut Town Provides Accurate Information for Voters Unlike Half of Our State’s Real Municipalities

Source:Connecticut Citizen Election Audit The whimsical town of Nutmegton, CT has updated its website in readiness for the November 8, 2016 election. Connecticut Citizen Election Audit volunteers

Black-white wage gaps expand with rising wage inequality

Source:Economic Policy Institute The Economic Policy Institute recently released a report from EPI’s Valerie Wilson and William M Rodgers III of Rutgers titled, “Black-white wage gaps expand with

Annual health care costs and lost earnings in the United States from low-level but daily exposure to hazardous chemicals commonly found in plastic bottles, etc. exceeds $340 billion,

Source: NYU LANGONE MEDICAL CENTER / NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE Annual health care costs and lost earnings in the United States from low-level but daily exposure to hazardous chemicals

My Health: Supplements

I take a large number of supplements more or less daily. The three I regard as most essential, whose benefits are well known are Aspirin (see

Toxic Chemicals Found in Kids’ Makeup Product

Source: The Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut Findings from the new report published today show potentially harmful chemicals could be in the products marketed to your kids. Protecting your

Scientists map genome of African diaspora in the Americas

Source:UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO ANSCHUTZ MEDICAL CAMPUS Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus along with colleagues at Johns Hopkins University and other institutions have

Too many CT youth are being sent to jail

Source:Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance Twenty years ago large, prison-like facilities were the norm in juvenile justice systems. Today we know that these environments are the most expensive and