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Related to areca: Areca catechu, areca nut
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any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts

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catechu leaves under different temperatures to contribute to the development of integrated pest management programs in oil palm and areca plantations.
A review of the systemic adverse effects of areca nut or betel nut.
Jayasekera, while there are 28 carcinogens in tobacco leaves, areca nuts contain 4 cancer causing toxics.
Prevalence and characteristics of chewing habits of areca nut and tobacco among school children of rural areas in and around Gandhi Nagar district, Gujarat.
Since I had come across self-help groups who would make plates from fallen areca palm tree leaves, I focused my project on areca leaf plates.
When we reached the palace and news of my arrival was sent in', he writes, 'a eunuch came out with a plate containing betel leaves and areca nuts.
Indians consume tobacco in several forms apart from cigarettes, including "gutka" -- a cheap, mass-produced mix of tobacco, crushed areca nut and other ingredients -- and hand-rolled sticks called 'beedis'.
The Younger generation has been found to be suffering more due to the their attraction towards different tobacco products and areca nut products available in different multicolored attractive pouches.
e university's Honorary Fellow will be joined by David Oduro from Wacom, the pen technology giants, and Mick Hurst of Areca Design who will introduce guests to the world of augmented reality.
But Miang Kham is definitely a non-messy version of the after-food digestive pn that adds a kick with its mix of areca nut, lime paste, raisins, cardamom, saffron and even edible silver leaf.
The Li And Miao Ecological Cultural Tourism Area of Ganza Ridge Areca Valley is called 'Binglanggu' for short and located in the Ganza Ridge Natural Reserve on the border of Sanya City and Baoting County.
A co-op insurance group in Alaska, ARECA Insurance, has entered into a consulting agreement with Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange (Federated).
The leaves and stems of Areca catechu were collected in December 2009 from Gazipur district, Bangladesh.
Beetle leaf, areca nut and their concoction are extremely addictive that enhances the vulnerability of consumers to oral cancers as well as to cardio-vascular diseases, said the ENT surgeon.
She emphasized that by avoiding smoking, pan, areca nuts and Niswar, and with increased consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables, increased physical activity and by avoiding and treating certain infections like hepatitis, human Papilloma virus infection, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis and helicobacter pylori one-third of cancers can be prevented and another one-third can be cured.