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New Type of Air Disinfector Can Create Fresh Air Indoors

If you’ve ever felt that a deep breath of fresh air is good for you, you may have been closer to the truth than you thought. Scientists have created a device that mimics some key components of outdoor air that also kills the “superbugs” that plague hospitals and kill thousands of patients per year. The invention is currently for sale in the UK, with plans to launch in the US, especially in hospitals. read more »

Fast Food: The Advertising Versus The Reality

Have you ever received a "less than perfect" looking meal from your favorite fast food restaurant? For example, have you ever received this?

When based on the Arby's magazine ad you were expecting your roast beef and cheddar to look like this?

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Use Biofeedback for your Stress with the emWave® PC Stress Relief System : Product Review

Are such things as ‘at work' stress, and chronic migraine headaches making your days long and painful? Now a biofeedback device for your PC can help you eliminate stress and kill your work disableing pain go away.
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Cell Phone Cameras Coach Calorie Conscious Chubbies & Chubbettes

Tempted by that tasty-looking desert but concerned about keeping fit and healthy? Wonder no longer - with a simple snap of your cell phone camera you can enlist a diet expert to weigh in on whether that pie will go right to your thighs.
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Direct Mail and the Best Known Cholesterol Drug - Inventive Marketing


It is well known that the most difficult part of a sending out direct mail is getting the target to open it; and who would have ever thought that a drug company would be behind this very creative, one of a kind marketing tool. read more »

CHI MACHINES ROCK! - Product Review And Why You Need One!

When you consider that 80 percent of chronic disease, including diabetes, asthma, allergies, headaches, arthritis, heart, lung, and digestive problems are linked to the spine, you or someone you know is likely to benefit from a machine that provides balance and increased circulation to the spine in ways that can't otherwise be obtained - whether it's for prevention of disease or alleviation of current symptoms of disease.

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Spain Invents New Ears For the Eyes

Want to learn about a new hearing solution?

Our guest blogger, Tamara Warta, lives with her husband in Sacramento where she works as a writer and a director of a Christian dance company. Her work can be seen in several publications and websites such as,, and She wanted to share international invention stories with the readers of

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The USB Warmer Cushion Brings Heat To Your Seat

The USB Warmer Cushion works much like a miniature electric blanket, radiating soothing heat to warm you from the bottom up.
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EMS Muscle Mouse Combines Mouse with Massager

The EMS Muscle Mouse from Thanko cleverly combines the practical utility of an optical mouse with a fully functional EMS muscle stimulation system powered through your computer's USB port. read more »

Light Up The Night With A Faucet Light : Product Review









According to a 2005 survey of more than 1,000 moms, lots of blunders happen in the bathroom. For example, 85 percent have fallen into the toilet when the seat is left up. One quarter surveyed have resorted to using toilet paper for a wet child emerging from the bath when no towel was in sight. Better yet, 33 percent of moms have sleepily brushed their teeth with something other than toothpaste. read more »