Magazine article Work & Family Life

Did You Know That

Magazine article Work & Family Life

Did You Know That

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* The safest car color is silver, according to a report in the British Medical journal. Researchers from New Zealand found that occupants of silver cars had about half the risk of serious injury from crashes compared to white, blue, red or yellow cars-even after taking into consideration factors such as age and sex of driver, alcohol consumption, time of day and weather. The riskiest car colors were brown and black, presumably because they're harder to see.

* If you microwave broccoli, it's best to use as little water as possible-a couple of tablespoons should do. If you use too much, it's like boiling, and lots of nutrients will leech into the water. A widely reported study in Spain found that steamed broccoli retains a higher percentage of healthful antioxidant compounds. …

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