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Following the bouncing brain

29LNM_PH_Jims Column_Linsdau Following the bouncing brain A recent lawsuit against the National Football League by a number of ex-players has perpetuated the concern over the lon ...

Mandarins’ health benefits creating boom in fruit sales

With Placer County’s synephrine-rich mandarins still being picked off foothills trees, the so-called super fruit is being touted as the holiday gift of health. Joanne Neft, an A ...

Study finds that students suffer when teachers skip school

According to a recent study, when teachers skip school, your child pays and so do you. Nationwide, school districts spend $4 billion annually covering teacher absences, according t ...

Study: Local mandarins hold ‘significant amount’ of allergy-relief substance

A new study is good news for Auburn-area mandarin growers and could turn out to be great news for cold and allergy sufferers. Researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture h ...