What Health Issues Will Millennials Face That Their Parents Didn't?

What Health Issues Will Millennials Face That Their Parents Didn't?
Born into a golden age of human biological history that started after World War II, they could witness its end—if they live as long as their parents. The first threat is illustrated by President Calvin Coolidge's 16-year-old son, Calvin Jr., who one …
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Digital Content for Tablets Replaces Traditional Textbooks
Some educators said there are many free resources for digital textbooks that also meet education standards such as the Common Core. There are great open resources that eliminate textbooks, said St. Paul's Etheredge. … The Open Textbook is like any …
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Wonkbook: The Fed is nearing a milestone
"Growth in the U.S. and other major developed economies this year will be much lower than forecast in May amid weak demand in Europe and rising geopolitical instability, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Monday….The cut …
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EMC Publishing Launches Online Learning Environment for K-12 World
Passport allows educators to create tasks based on EMC's media library, or their own resources, then conduct a one-to-one assessment of a student's performance via webcam recording. The environment includes a video-based … "We're going way beyond the …
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Allegations mice bit patient's face prompt suspensions

Allegations mice bit patient's face prompt suspensions
Mice nibbling patient allegation horrifies health minister · Dementia patient not bitten by mouse, care home says … Rayne Kuntz, a spokeswoman for Covenant Health, wouldn't confirm the suspensions because she says it is a human resources issue.
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Minister Decries Non-domestication of CEDAW, Gender Bill
THE Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajia Zainab Maina, has expressed worries over the failure of the National Assembly to domesticate the United Nations (UN) report on the Convention of Elimination of all forms of Discrimination …
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