Aug 23 2012

Black Licorice Recalled

Black licorice recalled due to high lead levels. USA TODAY

 

Officials are warning consumers against eating black licorice candy produced by a California company because it contains high levels of lead.

The California Department of Public Health issued the warning Wednesday against 16-ounce bags of Red Vines Black Licorice Twists with the label "Best Before 020413."

The manufacturer, American Licorice Co. of Union City, has issued a voluntary recall for the tainted batch.

Health officials say the licorice was distributed inside and outside of California. They're working with the company to determine where it was shipped.

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Aug 23 2012

Stay Healthy by Telling the Truth

Study finds that avoiding lies can improve your health. USA TODAY

 

Honesty may boost your health, suggests a study that found telling fewer lies benefits people physically and mentally.

Each week for 10 weeks, 110 individuals, ages 18-71, took a lie detector test and completed health and relationship measures assessing the number of major and minor lies they told that week, says lead author Anita Kelly, a psychology professor at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. She presented findings at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, which ended Sunday.

"When they went up in their lies, their health went down," says Kelly. "When their lies went down, their health improved."

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Aug 23 2012

Special Guest Co-Host Kristian Stanfill

Kelli is in North Carolina for the Unglued webcast, live tonight at 7pm Central, so I have a special guest co-host Kristian Stanfill with me.

Passion Conference 2013 

 

Passion Offspring

He just shared that he and his wife Kerrie are having another baby! They want your help in NAMING her! Give us your ideas on Facebook!

Baby Names - Silli

Passion for Students

Passion 2012 Highlight

Passion 2013 & George Rath's Baby Name Suggestion

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