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Racer X® Seasonal Releases in Bottles This October

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Sonoma County, CA (September 30, 2016)—Every season has a great beer, this season it’s Racer X. Racing back to shelves, this highly anticipated and elusive Double IPA is one of the most desired beers around. Racer X will make its return in 22oz. bottles and will be on draft at select retailers, bars, and restaurants […]

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CDC urging men at risk of Zika to postpone fatherhood

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CDC today announced updates to its interim guidance for pre-pregnancy counseling and prevention of sexual transmission of Zika based on ongoing assessment of available data, primarily extending the timeframe for men with possible Zika exposure but no Zika symptoms to wait before attempting pregnancy with their partner and extending the time for use of condoms […]

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New weapon for hard-to-treat bacterial infections

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Health workers may soon have a new weapon in the fight against abscesses — difficult-to-treat bacterial infections that lead to millions of emergency-room visits every year. Researchers successfully prevented drug-resistant bacteria from forming abscesses, or painful pus-filled lesions, using a peptide, or mini-protein. The peptide worked by disrupting the bacteria’s stress response.

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Fat cells that amplify nerve signals in response to cold also affect blood sugar metabolism, researchers report

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When exposed to cold, clusters of cells within the body’s white fat become beige — a color change that reflects the creation of more energy-producing mitochondria, cellular components that enable cells to burn calories and give off heat. But since white fat cells have very few nerves, how do beige fat cells get the message […]