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Morning Start: Chewing gum boosts concentration

Your Morning Start for Tuesday, Sept. 7

Good morning! Hope your day started off on a good note!

Fun fact: Chewing gum boosts concentration

If you have trouble focusing, chew on a piece of gum. A 2013 study found that subjects who chewed gum while taking part in a memory challenge were able to stay focused for longer periods of time than those who did not chew gum.

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In case you missed it:

Hearts are heavy in and at the City of Vernon.

Coun. Dalvir Nahal, 45, died at Vernon Jubilee Hospital Sunday, Sept. 5, after a decade-long battle with cancer.

Nahal was in her second term as a councillor.

Read the full story here.

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♬ Good Day – Nappy Roots

That’s all folks! Have a good day!