Thursday, April 26, 2018
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Fred Hollows

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_Hollows Early in the 1970s, Hollows worked with the Gurindji people at Wave Hill in the Northern Territory and then with the people around Bourke and other isolated New South Wales towns, stations and Aboriginal communities. He became especially concerned with the high number of Aborigines who had eye disorders, particularly

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The Science of Resilience

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/steven-m-southwick/trauma-resilience_b_1881666.html Let's take a quick look at some genetic and biological factors that have been associated with resilience. While no one gene or gene variation explains resilience, genetic factors do play an important role in determining how an individual responds to stress and trauma. For example, DNA studies have found that

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Kate Sheppard

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kate_Sheppard Discovering that much of the support for moderation came from women, the Temperance Union increasingly became active in advocating the cause of women's suffrage, an area in which Sheppard quickly became prominent. Her interest in women's suffrage, however, went beyond practical considerations regarding temperance: her views were made well known

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Broccoli Eaters Get More Out Of Life

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/16/broccoli-happiness_n_5682092.html?&ncid=tweetlnkushpmg00000033 The study featured 405 participants, all university students, who kept a daily diary for 13 consecutive days. Each day, they recorded the number of servings they had of fruits, vegetable, desserts and various fried-potato dishes. They also filled out a daily questionnaire intended to measure creativity, curiosity, and psychological flourishing. Specifically,

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