Avocado Hand Injuries Are Real. Is A Seedless Fruit The Answer?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9KbRq1Ar9w8 Behold, the cocktail avocado. No, that's not a weird cucumber. It's the latest in avocado innovation, on offer at British retail chain Marks & Spencer. According to an Instagram post from M&S itself, "It's the avocado you never knew you needed." That may be because the British press are promoting them as the answer to "avocado hand," the name surgeons have given to the particular body of injuries sustained while pitting an avocado. As avocados grow...

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Friday is the last day of open enrollment for signing up for insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s healthcare exchanges, or marketplaces

State officials are predicting more Arkansans to enroll this year than the last -despite efforts by the Trump administration to limit the enrollment period and to curtail outreach and advertisement about its existence.

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Open Enrollment For Health Insurance Drawing To A Close, Arkansas Predicts Stronger Numbers

KUARs Jacob Kauffman has updates on enrollment in the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace. Friday is the last day of open enrollment for signing up for insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s healthcare exchanges, or marketplaces State officials are predicting more Arkansans to enroll this year than the last -despite efforts by the Trump administration to limit the enrollment period and to curtail outreach and advertisement about its existence. The exchange has been open since November...

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