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The clear and present danger to Britain isn't ISIS, it's the Tories

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,266

Wednesday 25 November 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

£178 billion to be spent on military equipment over 10 years – 20 million people in Britain living in poverty today. 398 more words

Keith Lindsay-Cameron
Darn, I Broke a Nail. Again

I started noticing that at around the same time that my stomach was beginning to really bother me that my nails were weak and kept breaking. 815 more words

Malnutrition and Hypoalbuminemia - a predictor for illness prognosis

40% patients are known to be malnourished on admission to hospitals in Australia. According to Australian Dietetics Association this increases to 70% in residents in Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACF). 667 more words


Vertical gardening for food production

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November 2015

This quarterly electronic newsletter is intended to inform the scientific community about dryland‐relevant research matters. 477 more words


Opuntia: A real success story for rural development at larger scale in the drylands

Spineless varieties of Opuntia can be very rewarding

by Willem Van Cotthem (University of Ghent, Belgium)

Photo WVC: 2000-06-BRASIL-OPUNTIA01 copy.jpg – Nice Opuntia 269 more words

Contribution will be used to meet the immediate food needs

Photo credit: UN News Centre

Dry earth in the desert plains of the Danakil depression in northern Ethiopia. Photo: Siegfried Modola/IRIN

Ethiopia: crucial funding helps UN agency avoid cutbacks in food aid to drought-affected people… 286 more words