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Could Oyster Mushrooms Hold The Key To Autoimmune Disease Treatments?

Scientists say that the oyster mushroom, an edible mushroom known scientifically as the Pleurotus ostreatu, may provide invaluable insight into our own immune cells and potentially help scientists develop new treatments for autoimmune diseases. The breakthrough research from oyster mushrooms couldn’t come at a better time. Currently, about 50 million Americans suffer from one of between 80 and 100 different ...

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Why Do Hotels Put That Big ‘Hold’ on Your Credit Card?

Filed under: Travel, Credit Cards Getty Images By Christopher Elliott It’s like an episode of “Unsolved Mysteries” that plays itself endlessly for travelers. It happened to Judith Searcy when she stayed at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront in Oregon this summer. If you check your credit card statement, you may find that it has happened to you, too. For Searcy, ...

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