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Friday Five – Back from Haiti  

Jean Taff, Cindy Dawson, Betty Parrish and I just got home from Haiti earlier this week. This addition of Friday Five is all about our trip! 546 more words

Haiti

Project Assistant Job at MAC

~ Project Assistant needed at the Mary Amelia Women’s Center ~

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This paid student position incorporates various tasks that are related to the Workplace Breastfeeding Support Program.  113 more words

General

Pakistan: Unsafe drinking water causes disability among children worldwide

9 April 2014 KARACHI:

Toxically germ-infested unsafe drinking water is causing different form of disability among children globally, mainly caused by teratogens. 

The excessive use of medication and consuming polluted water results in the development of abnormal cell tissue in unborn as well as newly born babies particularly during foetal growth, yielding a multiplex of physiochemical defects in the foetus. 197 more words

International Disability NGO

March 2014 ZERO TO THREE Journal: Prenatal Influences on Child Development

I am sharing the March 2014 Volume 34 No. 4 issue of the ZERO TO THREE Journal that I received today by email.  If you would like to receive the ZERO TO THREE Journal too, you can call 1(800) 899-4301 or email… 942 more words

Walking Along

Ordinary people believe only in the possible. Extraordinary people visualize not what is possible or probable, but rather what is impossible. And by visualizing the impossible, they begin to see it as possible.

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People

Take Pregnancy Test Before You Drink at a Bar

Alaskan Senator Pete Kelly is on a war to eradicate on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) in Alaska by providing free state funded pregnancy tests in bars and restaurants. 715 more words

Maternal Health