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"The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best is now."

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"I wish I could hover over my children 24/7, but the best I can do is to teach them that there are ways to keep themselves safe" - Steve Jones

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I can't cure diabetes in my office. It has to be done in the kitchen, in restaurants and school.

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"Teach kids to think, not what to think."

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DO YOU KNOW? Your stomach manufactures a new lining every three days to avoid digesting itself.

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DO YOU KNOW? Your stomach manufactures a new lining every three days to avoid digesting itself.

As a part of the digestive process, your stomach secretes hydrochloric acid (HA). HA is a powerful corrosive compound also used to treat various metals. The HA your stomach secretes is also powerful, but mucous lining the stomach wall keeps it within the digestive system. As a result it breaks down the food you consume, but not your own stomach.