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Quote of the Day: San Francisco Chronicle, 17 August 2017

After the deadly white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend, people have taken to social media to identify or “dox” the participants in order to shame them. 124 more words



Hey guys,

Hope everyone had an awesome weekend. It is Monday again, #workMonday #hassleMonday, #busyMonday, #stressMonday, #rowdyMonday, #crazyMonday and of course #medMonday.

So last week, a young boy came to the diagnostic centre where I work to do an X-ray of his knees and the clinical indication was “Bilateral Knee Bursitis” and the word “Bursitis” caught my eye because I doubt I had ever come across that word before and so I decided to read up on it and share whatever I come up with it, (yeah no cancer talks today). 384 more words


In The Spotlight This Week

Coconut Bowls has a great cause. These shells are thrown out as a waste product, but the company is turning them into an absolute must-have. 82 more words


Constitution Day

When I woke up yesterday morning this was sitting in my inbox from Intercollegiate Studies Institute:

Constitution Day is this Sunday, September 17. That’s right: 230 years ago, our Founders signed the United States Constitution.

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Vitamin B-3 deficiency: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Vitamin B-3 is important for a healthy body. We look at the causes of vitamin B-3 deficiency, its symptoms, how to get more B-3, and when to see a doctor. 23 more words

Why can't they see the connection?

I read this week a very interesting article on the BBC website, “The young paedophiles who say they don’t abuse children”.  The reporter uncovered several examples of individuals who have sexual feelings for young children, recognise these impulses, find that it is almost impossible to seek help in their predicament because of social attitudes and bravely resist their dark side.  537 more words