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US|Arctic Cold Blankets Midwest, Freezing Routines

New York Times - 06 Jan 2014
MINNEAPOLIS — Hildagard Omete, 36, a mother of three who has been unemployed for a year and a half, went job hunting on Monday. Sitting at the public library scanning help-wanted ads on a computer, Ms. Omete was wearing two hoods and a knitted hat ...

Airplanes are kept at freezing cold temperatures for a reason

Fox News - 24 Jul 2017
Every time you fly, you must fight the never-ending battle of temperature regulation. Especially for those coming from warm climates, it can seem impossible to get comfy when you're hurdling through the air in a freezing tin can. It turns out, there ...

Is Abbas serious about freezing security coordination with Israel?

+972 Magazine - 23 Jul 2017
Or is it all a bluff? By Menachem Klein. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas gives a speech during a meeting of Palestinian leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah on July 21, 2017, during which he announced freezing contacts with Israel. (Flash90).

Freezing Ovarian Tissue May Be a Promising Fertility Treatment

TIME - 13 Jul 2017
By 2018, some 76,000 women in the U.S. will freeze their eggs every year to preserve their fertility and increase their odds of getting pregnant later in life. Yet egg freezing is by no means a solid insurance policy. Some estimates suggest that just ...

Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

New York Times - 13 Jul 2017
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Fat freezing, a treatment that can eliminate people's fat cells, is becoming a hot new revenue opportunity for doctors' offices and spas looking to capitalize on Americans' willingness to open their wallets for a trimmer physique.

Trampers spend freezing night on Mt Tongariro

Otago Daily Times - 22 Jul 2017
Four trampers have spent a night in freezing conditions, after getting lost on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The group was still waiting to be choppered out on Sunday, after rescuers managed to track them down in the middle of the night. Two of the ...

Think it feels freezing outside? That's because it is

The Sunshine Coast Daily - 23 Jul 2017
After balmy days and warm nights the temperature dipped sharply last week for 2017's coldest morning of the year, and now it seems like winter is now here. Weather now: clear sky, 10°C, 5 km/h west wind. — Sunshine Coast Now ...

With NCAA on its tail, Ole Miss is on verge of Freezing to death

Orlando Sentinel - 13 Jul 2017
The Southeastern Conference saved the worst for last on Thursday when Freeze was the final coach to address reporters at SEC Media Days. Not coincidentally, his appearance came just one day after his predecessor — former Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt ...

The real reason women freeze their eggs

The Guardian - 16 Jul 2017
New research confirms that women are not, as a rule, freezing their eggs for career reasons, but instead because they don't have a partner. Women see egg freezing as “a technological concession to the man deficit”, using it to “buy time” while they ...

Is 'ovarian tissue freezing' superior to egg freezing?

Science Daily - 13 Jul 2017
Many women are turning to egg freezing to promote fertility, but what happens when it isn't an option because of special medical or other conditions? And, what option is there for women who want to preserve hormonal function, not just fertility ...

Egg-Freezing And IVF Are Tech's Hottest Perk

BuzzFeed News - 18 Jul 2017
When Upeka Bee applied to the startup Gusto this spring, she had recently turned 33, and was thinking about freezing her eggs. The engineer didn't feel ready to have children yet, so she was prepared to shell out at least $15,000 of her own savings for ...

Women Who Freeze Their Eggs Aren't Doing It for Career Reasons

Fortune - 06 Jul 2017
When companies like Facebook and Apple said in 2014 that they would start covering the cost of egg freezing for women, the backlash was swift. As Fortune's Leigh Gallagher reported at the time, critics derided the new benefit as "a self-serving move to ...

Taryn Southern: Why Egg Freezing Deserves Another Shot

Observer - 20 Jul 2017
Content creator Taryn Southern recently went public about freezing her eggs. Christopher Polk/Getty Images for DCP. I'm 31 years old, and last week, I went public on YouTube with my egg freezing. While it's not exactly something I'd lead with on a ...

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