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A central database with information on individual brokers, investment advisors, and so forth. The CRD provides information on their backgrounds, education, licensing, and perhaps, most importantly, whether or not clients have complained about them or if they have ever been disciplined by an exchange, the SEC, or a professional organization.


Central Registration Depository (CRD).

The Central Registration Depository (CRD) is an automated database maintained by NASD.

The database contains records and information about registered securities employees, including employment history, licensing status, the firms that employ them, and any disciplinary actions taken against them.

You can access some of the information about a broker's regulatory background and registration in the database free of charge through NASD's BrokerCheck service at You can generally obtain even more extensive information from the CRD through your state's securities regulator.

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The sugar-free diet was made popular by Sarah Wilson and the VB6 diet involves eating only vegan food before 6 pm everyday.
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Vegetables have a prominent role and exercising 20 minutes a day is part of the diet plan.
Researchers looked and compiled profiles on 20 diets that were reviewed by a panel of 22 experts in diet and nutrition, diabetes and heart disease.
Compared with the mice fed the high-fat diet, mice on the yo-yo diet lived nearly 35 percent longer.
Instead of trying to stick to the latest restrictive "fad" diet, focus on eating a diet high in fruits and vegetables, complex carbohydrates and lean protein, and low in saturated fat and added sugars.
With the protein rich diet the participants obtained 48% of kcal from carbohydrates, 25% of kcal from protein (of which 48% was from plant sources and 52% was from meat and dairy) and 27% of kcal from fats.
The federal government should reshape its farm policies to reflect its nutrition policy, which makes fruits, vegetables, and whole grains the mainstay of diets.
3) Diets Are Unhealthy: Not all diets are unhealthy but some popular diets, such as low-carb diets, urge us to cut out important components.
We found that the combination of air pollution and diet had a dramatic effect on plaque formation, leading to inflammation and heart disease.
It's called the running-about-after-a- new-baby diet.
When a gluten-free diet is strictly followed, long-standing health problems clear up.