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Vitamin C may improve smokers' blood circulation : Vitamin C may improve smokers' blood circulationA dose of vitamin C may give a quick boost to the poorer-than-average blood circulation seen in healthy young smokers, a study suggests. The study of 25 healthy men found that although smokers initially showed poorer results on a test of blood flow to the heart that changed after they took a large dose - 2 grams - of vitamin C.
added on 06.03.2016. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Yacht and Ship Registration in the Isle of Man : The maritime history of the Isle of Man dates from the eighteenth century and the Island is recognised internationally as an efficient and well- run centre for both registration and management. It was ranked third in the world by Port State Authority in September 2004.
added on 12.05.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Asset Searching for Recovery Actions - The Decision Maker's Most Critical Tool - Part 1 : As certified fraud examiners (CFE), we all know the nuts and bolts of our respective areas of specialty, and hopefully, we are all growing professionally at an astounding pace. Crime does, unfortunately, pay - just not for the criminal.
added on 04.11.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

The Merchant Navy and the Internet : The Merchant Navy and the Internet By: Ieuan Dolby A web site dedicated to the writings of the sea, ships and all those that sail on them? It sounds strange as who knows what the Merchant Navy is or what those at sea actually do all day, those who work in the Industry that is. Isn't the Merchant Navy something to do with fishing or fighting? What is interesting about that? " Get a real job " , some would say and others would ask " and so why haven't you got a sun tan " .
added on 10.03.2014. 07:00 in Computers and The Internet

Folic Acid Prevents High Blood Pressure in Women : Folic Acid Prevents High Blood Pressure in Women By: Maureen Williams Women who get lots of folic acid from both diet and supplements have less chance of developing high blood pressure than women who get very little, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (2005;293:320-9) that re-analyzed data from two previous studies. Hypertension (HTN) is defined as blood pressure higher than 140/90 mm Hg.
added on 27.02.2014. 20:00 in Health

Anatomy of an International Debt Collection Case : Anatomy of an International Debt Collection Case By: Zhao Xiaomei (Meggie) Introduction In late June of 2003, I received an e-mail from Daniel Harris, who introduced himself as maritime lawyer from Seattle. He had found me through the internet and was asking me whether I was interested in helping arrest transshipped cargo in Dalian.
added on 16.08.2016. 03:00 in Legal Matters

What Is My Purpose ? : What Is My Purpose?Helaine Iris Copyright 2002"When I chased after money, I never had enough. When I got my life on purpose and focused on giving of myself and everything that arrived into my life, then I was prosperous.
added on 18.12.2016. 07:00 in Self Improvement and Motivation

Wreck Diving in Thistlegorm : Wreck Diving in Thistlegorm By: Jakob Jelling Thislegorm is among the top ten dives of the world and maybe occupies the first place in wreck diving. It is so amazing that divers need to dive many times and observe its different areas once a time in order to completely explore it.
added on 20.09.2016. 14:00 in Recreation and Sports

Traditional Ship Finds Work in Modern Era : Traditional Ship Finds Work in Modern Era By: Eric Smith Brought to you by www. discovereronline.
added on 06.05.2016. 03:00 in Recreation and Sports

European Cruise - Not All Barges Are the Same! : European Cruise - Not All Barges Are the Same! By: Colin Hartness What image comes to mind when you hear the word barge? Most likely, an American will visualize a long low-slung cargo vessel situated on a river or the Great Lakes, dirty and loaded with coal or iron ore. The idea of a barge cruise may be reminiscent of an old black and white movie where the hero leaves home at a young age on a cheap tramp steamer to seek his fortune in the great world beyond.
added on 03.02.2014. 20:00 in Travel and Leisure

An Engine Problem Destroyed My Sailing Holiday. What Shall I Do? : An Engine Problem Destroyed My Sailing Holiday. What Shall I Do? By: Alexander Vournas Nobody likes to run into problems whilst on holiday, but the very nature of a yacht charter holiday does demand that you have to cope with the sea - which is always unpredictable (hence "sea" being of the feminine gender) - and a vessel, which consists of thousands of parts and bits of equipment, (electrics, electronics, mechanical items, sails, etc) all of which should work together, and in unison.
added on 26.03.2014. 23:00 in Travel and Leisure

Boat Timeshares - A Unique Vacationing Experience : Boat Timeshares - A Unique Vacationing Experience By: Dana Sanders If you've dreamed of sailing the seven seas, but don't necessarily have the bank account to buy a luxury vessel, don't despair. There are ways to make that dream happen without breaking your bank.
added on 22.05.2014. 08:00 in Travel and Leisure

Radisson Cruises- A Six Star Luxury Experience / Radisson Cruises- Best Cruise Value : Radisson Cruises- A Six Star Luxury Experience / Radisson Cruises- Best Cruise Value By: Colin Hartness Radisson cruises come under the flagship of six star luxury cruises offering an opportunity to explore and discover three hundred ports on 6 continents, including Antarctica. All the luxury liners share the same style of accommodation, service, dining and amenities.
added on 28.08.2014. 10:00 in Travel and Leisure

It Is Smoke Free In This Paradise : Take A Caribbean Cruise With Fellow Non-Smokers : s Smoke Free In This Paradise : Take A Caribbean Cruise With Fellow Non-Smokers By: Jane Stokes (Courtesy of News Canada) (NC)-Would a "smoke-free casino" be an oxymoron? Until recently, I might have bet good money on that, considering it's a pretty rare occasion when one can enjoy a cocktail in a smoke-free bar, nightclub or lounge - let alone in a casino where all around the world gambling and nicotine just naturally go together. But here's the exception: A policy of "no cigarettes, no cigars, no ashtrays, and no second-hand smoke anywhere" is at the core of the cruise experience aboard the MS Paradise - and it's a policy that is unusual indeed.
added on 15.05.2016. 06:00 in Travel and Leisure

Brain Basics : Understand Stroke. Know the Signs. Act in Time. : Nearly 2,500 years ago the father of medicine, Hippocrates, recognized and described a stroke--the sudden onset of paralysis. Until recently, modern medicine had very little control over this particular ailment, but the world of stroke medicine is rapidly changing and new and more advanced therapies are being developed every day.
added on 26.03.2016. 10:00 in Health

Anatomy of a Chinese Debt Collection : IntroductionIn late June of 2003, I received an e-mail from Daniel Harris, who introduced himself as maritime lawyer from Seattle. He had found me through the internet and was asking me whether I was interested in helping arrest transshipped cargo in Dalian.
added on 30.01.2016. 02:00 in Legal Matters

Rules of the Road...Who has the Right of Way ? : The Right of Way rules do not technically come into effect between boats until there is the possibility of collision. Sailboats should never get so close to each other so that a risk of collision exists.
added on 07.06.2015. 14:00 in Sports and Recreation

What to Look for Inside your Steam Boiler ? : A steam boiler is a pressure vessel with a difference. The vessel is subjected to heat stress of expansion and contraction, internal and external corrosion, as well as intense heating on some of its surfaces.
added on 17.12.2015. 15:00 in Computers and The Internet

The Big White Golf Ball : I remember well the first ship that I joined that had a Satellite Phone on it. I joined as Chief Engineer on this tiny little Research Vessel on a tiny little river in Papua New Guinea and I never saw the ship when I arrived at the wharf, all I could see was this massive white Golf Ball perched high on the top deck.
added on 24.03.2016. 16:00 in Computers and The Internet

1st String : First in Guadalupe Shark Diving Liveaboards : Largest and Most Spacious White SharkCage Diving Vessel at Guadalupe The 1st String, is first in luxury and spacious traveling of the white shark diving liveaboards plying the water of Guadalupe Island offering comfort as only the 1st can. Quality orientated, the shark cages are custom built for the photographer and naturalist.
added on 30.08.2016. 07:00 in Travel and Leisure

An engine problem destroyed by sailing holiday. What shall I do ? : Nobody likes to run into problems whilst on holiday, but the very nature of a yacht charter holiday does demand that you have to cope with the sea - which is always unpredictable (hence "sea" being of the feminine gender) - and a vessel, which consists of thousands of parts and bits of equipment, (electrics, electronics, mechanical items, sails, etc) all of which should work together, and in unison. You can ignore all the promises that nothing will go wrong - it might just do that.
added on 21.09.2016. 05:00 in Travel and Leisure

What is Reiki? : What is Reiki? By: Sam Stevens Reiki is an ancient form of energy healing in which a properly attuned Reiki Practitioner serves as a conduit for Universal Life Force (or ReiKi). The Reiki practitioner opens them self up as a conduit for a semi-sentient energy summoned from a higher source to facilitate healing or correct a person's aura.
added on 15.01.2016. 11:00 in Women

What is Evil Eye? : What is Evil Eye? By: Sam Stevens The Evil Eye has been around since the beginning of time. It simply means sending someone a thought that seems intrusive or invasive or has the power to hurt him or her.
added on 26.01.2016. 22:00 in Women

Injuries Sustained from Accidents on Boats : Have you had a particularly sunny day spending time in a boat or yacht that turned awry due to unexpected accident on board and at sea? Well, misfortunes do happen at the most unexpected times. And sometimes, it leaves serious physical injuries.
added on 27.04.2015. 21:00 in Legal Matters

Want a Dream Career? Get a Job on a Yacht! : Want a Dream Career? Get a Job on a Yacht! By: David Dunlap If you're the " outdoorsy " type, prefer to work on a team, have a positive attitude and are a confirmed " people-person, " you may fit right in as part of a yacht crew. Though jobs on most yachts are seasonal or part-time (depending on when someone rents it for a cruise), you will gain an incredible amount of experience while sailing your work days away.
added on 31.07.2015. 20:00 in Recreation and Sports