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Balance Awareness Week 2014 A Personal Journey

For Balance Awareness Week 2014: 15 September through 21 September

Balance: A state of equilibrium

Equilibrium: A stable situation in which forces cancel one another; a sensory system located in structures of the inner ear that registers the orientation of the head… 2,565 more words

Thoughts On Life And Society

Heroes. (Update)

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Standard of Conduct:

While criminal activity is clearly outside the scope of permissible conduct, and persons who engage in criminal activity will be subject to discipline, the standard of conduct for persons employed in the NFL is considerably higher. 992 more words

2014 September

"Afterwords" in Johns Hopkins Magazine

Still here: Reflections from a Baltimore community nurse” is a short (<450-word) piece of nonfiction appearing in the “Afterwords” section of the fall 2014 issue of Johns Hopkins Magazine. 8 more words

LuMind Foundation Awards $1.1 Million in Grants to Advance Down Syndrome Cognition Research

LuMind Foundation, the nation’s leading Down syndrome cognition research organization, has contributed $10.5 million to fund cognition research since the organization was founded in 2004. 586 more words

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Social Services Improve Attendance Rates Among Low-Income Students

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - With hardships at home, it would seem likely that poor kids would have good school attendance with a hot meal and orderly environment. 136 more words

Watch + Listen

Diary of a steroid kid

Dear Diary,

Ever since I have been taking this yucky medicine that makes me gag, I cannot stop thinking about food. I am so hungry all of the time. 232 more words

Childhood

Ride To Conquer Cancer Is Days Away

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — This year, 1.7 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the US. It’s an uphill battle for patients and doctors but breakthrough research is making a big difference. 336 more words

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