Tea, made from hibiscus flowers, showed blood sugar and cholesterol lowering properties in a study published in the November 2003 issue of the “Journal of Ethnopharmacology.” In the study on laboratory animals, hibiscus supplementation for 21 days lowered blood sugar by as much as 46 percent and insulin by 14 percent. The extract also lowered total cholesterol by 22 percent and triglycerides by 30 percent. Of note, hibiscus increased HDL cholesterol, the good form of cholesterol, by 12 percent, whereas the diabetes drug glibenclamide raised HDL levels by 1 percent, in the study.
Taxi: A taxi ride into Manhattan from La Guardia takes 20 to 30 minutes and costs about $25. The ride from JFK to Manhattan takes 30 to 45 minutes and costs a flat fare of $45, plus tolls (when going the opposite direction, from Manhattan to JFK, the trip is metered, but usually costs about the same). The 45 minute ride from Newark costs about $80.
6 shot attempts but just 2 on goal, including an egregious miss on a shorthanded 2 on 1 that had no other possible outcome but a southbound jailbreak with 2 of the 4 PKers trapped deep. Gotta make that shot. Also would help to make the shot into the wide open net that he whacked through the crease, although that was more reflex than taking aim.
Seared Duck, Butternut Squash Soup with Pear Parisian in Glass: He plans to serve the squash soup in a shallow bowl with soft slices of duck breast fanned out on the side of the plate. He will then make pear balls and dip them in a gelee that includes star anise and Asian 5 spice. The soup will be dotted with these balls so that they glisten like marbles in the bowl.
“I’ve been in the ocean holding their hands and a wave will come back, knock us all down,” said Sue Goodrich, the founder of The Little Red Mailbox and mom of two. “You lose the grasp, but this time they lost it forever. So everybody has that pain in their heart and for that little boy.”.
All ingredients offered are free of genetically modified organisms, trans fats, artificial colors, sweeteners and other artificial additives. The result is a healthy lunch or dinner that is not only good for you but tastes good as well. You can dine in at their spacious dining area or choose take out.
On Monday, police were called to a home in the Arizona town of Fountain Hills, just outside of Phoenix, and found Blessing’s 72 year old son dead. He had been shot in the neck and jaw, court records say. The suspect: his mother, who police found in her bedroom, sitting in her recliner..