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World Bicycle Day 2019: From Keeping Weight in Check to Improving Mental Health; Here Are Health Benefits of Cycling

Cycling (Photo Credits: Pixabay) The United Nations General Assembly declared June 3 as World Bicycle Day in 2018. The resolution for World Bicycle Day recognizes “the uniqueness, longevity and versatility of the bicycle, which has been in use for two centuries, and that it is a simple, affordable, reliable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means… Read More »

Easter around the world

Chocolate bunnies move over – these six different Easter celebrations are a strictly chocolate-free affair. From cute witches to giant omelettes to feed a hungry 1,000-strong crowd, discover a world of strictly bunny-free traditions. Sweden Easter in Sweden may be a mainly secular affair but there’s a rather bewitching twist that sees children dress up… Read More »

Cancer could be 'stalled' but world will never be rid of it, Nobel laureates say

The winners of this year’s Nobel Prize for Medicine say they expect substantial advances toward treating cancer in the next several decades, although it is unlikely the disease could be eradicated. James Allison of the United States and Tasuku Honjo of Japan made the assessments at a Thursday news conference ahead of receiving the 9… Read More »