Taking niacin seems to improve levels of cholesterol and blood fats called triglycerides in patients with this condition. A grouping of symptoms that increase the risk of diabetes, heart disease, and stroke (metabolic syndrome). Taking niacin seems to increase levels of high density lipoprotein (HDL or “good”) cholesterol and reduce levels of blood fats called triglycerides in people with metabolic syndrome.
The hyporheic zone of river ecosystems provides a habitat for a diverse macroinvertebrate community that makes a vital contribution to ecosystem functioning and biodiversity. However, effective methods for sampling this community have proved difficult to establish, due to the inaccessibility of subsurface sediments. The aim of this study was to compare the two most common semi quantitative macroinvertebrate pump sampling techniques: BouRouch and vacuum pump sampling.
“Two of downtown Omaha’s independent spirits again are coming together in the name of art. As part of the Bluebarn Theatre’s upcoming production of Six Degrees of Separation, the Bemis Center will present, in tandem, a show of contemporary portraiture in the theater’s art space called Separate Selves. Bemis Curator and Assistant Director Jeremy Stern brought together regional and international artists for the show; through many approaches they artfully explore the idea of self.
In 2019, Washtenaw County completed the first phase of Zeeb Road reconstruction between Ellsworth Road and Waters Road. After acquiring additional funding, thanks in part to the Roads and Non Motorized Millage renewed by voters in 2020, the county will complete the second phase this year, which calls for the one mile segment of county primary road to be paved, the road commission said.Additional funding for the project is also coming from the Michigan Transportation Fund, according to the county.The road commission plans to begin Phase 2 road work in May as road design is underway and permit applications are being prepared, officials said. When reconstruction is completed, the stretch of Zeeb Road will provide a paved connection to Pleasant Lake Road.Discussions with adjacent property owners will begin soon and some trees near the roadway will need to be removed to accommodate proper drainage and modern road design, officials said.Considering environmental restrictions, some of the trees near the roadway will need to be removed before March 31, the county said.During construction, Zeeb Road between Pleasant Lake Road and Ellsworth Road will be closed to through traffic and a detour will be posted, the county said.