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Cell Phone Use May Increase Testosterone, Decrease Sperm Count

Men who have been diagnosed with poor sperm quality and who are trying to have children should limit their cell phone use. Researchers have found that while cell phone use appears to increase the level of testosterone circulating in the body, it may also lead to low sperm quality and a decrease in fertility. “Our… Keep Reading

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Ecological Impact on Arctic Coastline Linked to Global Warning

Scientists from Queen’s and Carleton universities head a national multidisciplinary research team that has uncovered startling new evidence of the destructive impact of global climate change on North America’s largest Arctic delta. “One of the most ominous threats of global warming today is from rising sea levels, which can cause marine waters to inundate the… Keep Reading

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Experimental Treatment to Relieve Chronic Prostatitis Condition

New findings show that treatment with a specific alpha blocker helps reduce symptoms and improve quality of life for men with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS). The alpha-blocker, known as silodosin, works by selectively relaxing the muscles in the bladder neck and prostate. The treatment is already approved in Canada, the United States, the… Keep Reading

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2011 RMC Graduation Ceremonies To Be Held This Week

KINGSTON, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – May 16, 2011) – More than 200 Officer and Naval Cadets will celebrate their graduation from the Royal Military College (RMC) of Canada with several events on May 19 and 20, 2011. The public and the media are invited to attend the two days of events which mark the end of the… Keep Reading

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Communities In Bloom Season Launches

Local school children, representing 20 local schools will participate in a plant-off to kick-off Communities in Bloom season in Springer Market Square at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 18. The public is invited to come cheer on participants who will be competing to plant the most beautiful planter. The planting competition is a mini-version of… Keep Reading

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Kingston Public Works Celebrates City Workers

Check out the view from the driver’s seat of a snow plow, street sweeper or city bus during this Saturday’s Public Works Open House, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Public Works yard at Railway and Division Streets. Visitors should enter the yard off of Railway Street this year, as the Division Street entrance… Keep Reading

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Queen’s to Participate in Global University Rankings

Queen’s will participate in this year’s round of global and domestic university rankings, recognizing that they play a valued role in both undergraduate and graduate student recruitment. They also often provide the only institutional profile available to international students prior to applying. “Participating in global rankings increases Queen’s visibility and helps toward building our international… Keep Reading

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KEDCO Update: Week Ending April 22, 2011

HIGHLIGHTS OF RECENT PROGRESS & ACTIVITIES Business Development KEDCO was pleased to participate in welcoming Max Rumbaugh, President of the Scottsdale Sister Cities Association to Kingston on April 20.  KEDCO is working on communication collaterals to increase awareness of Kingston’s twinned cities. The Ambassador of Peru, His Excellency Jose Antonio Bellina, will be visiting Kingston,… Keep Reading

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Queen’s Wins University Food Services Award

Queen’s University in Kingston is the first contract food service school to win the Canadian College and University Food Service Association’s (CCUFSA) Shine Award. Hospitality Services by Sodexo has been recognized for “$5 Fridays,” a popular staff and faculty program. “The $5 Friday is about re-introducing Hospitality Services to faculty and staff, giving them a… Keep Reading

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KEDCO Update: Week Ending April 15, 2011

HIGHLIGHTS OF RECENT PROGRESS & ACTIVITIES Business Development KEDCO has received notice that two local companies, whom we have been working closely with, will be making significant funding announcements. It is anticipated that the announcements will be made in May. As event information is released, further details will be provided. Tourism Kingston Tourism Kingston is… Keep Reading

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