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Powell River: Local eating's unlikely capital

A 50-mile diet concept has taken off in Powell River, involving local grocers, butchers and fish shops; four different restaurants now serve at least one 50-mile meal each week. The peninsula of Powell River has become the local-eating capital of North America.

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Cell phones dirtier than a toilet seat

Your mobile phone could be a major health hazard, research shows. The phones, an essential part of everyday life for 55million Britons, are crawling with potentially lethal bacteria.

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Benefits found in not cooling watermelon

A new study, published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, found that lycopene increased between 11 and 40 percent in watermelon stored at 70 degrees Fahrenheit versus melons stored at 55 degrees.

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