Andrew and Holly (Kemp) Crance, of Raceland, Ky., have been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Botswana Aug 10 to begin training as health volunteers. 494 more words
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TORONTO — Ottawa has issued a national call for proposals to improve prescribing practices for opioids and other drugs that pose a high risk of abuse or addiction. 338 more words
From ‘Waking Times‘, by Marco Torres, long-awaited information about negative aspects of microwave ovens. (Many interesting posts can be found there).
We have all been well aware of the dangers to users, of microwave leakage from these ovens, but they are innocently assumed to be safe, even though testing is rarely carried out on after-sales units. 830 more words
A new study adds diabetes to the list of health ailments linked with working irregular hours outside of a usual 9-to-5 schedule.
The findings show that people who’ve ever had shift-work jobs have a 9% increased risk of developing diabetes compared with those who consistently worked daytime hours. 273 more words
The thing that has been consuming about 85% of my thoughts this past month has been work. Specifically entry level jobs. While i have yet to graduate college, I will be doing so within a few months, and all I have to put on my resume is a fast food job and a job as an assistant nurse. 275 more words
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy is generally considered as not a very good idea. For one, it can cause fetal alcohol syndrome if you are serious about your drinking ( 1,945 more words