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  1. New goal-setting app promotes help-seeking from teen perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... be set fun challenges for any unachieved goals. Researcher Dr Phillipa Collin, from the Institute for Culture and Society, says the app was designed in collaboration with over 65 teenagers. "Young people are often consulted by researchers and ...

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  2. Trace Elements InjectionRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | ASHP

    ... pediatric patients or other vulnerable groups such as patients with short bowel or malabsorption syndromes. American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition published a position paper regarding parenteral multivitamin and multi-trace element ...

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  3. Vendor misconceptions hamper EHR usabilityRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2013 | American Medical Association

    ... in Gatineau, Quebec, delivered a usability myth presentation at the annual Health Information and Management System Society's conference in New Orleans in March. If the standing-room-only crowd at the presentation wasn't enough to confirm the ...

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  4. Video Gamers Play for 24 Hours to Support Cancer PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Your News Now

    ... around them." "This event in and of itself is barrier-breaking in a sense," said Alejandro Rivero, Electronic Gaming Society president. "Because A, it's a LAN party, where the video games - normally seen as an isolationist activity - is in a very ...

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  5. Extending NoCo Horizons : Literally PricelessRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    It's no secret that many families are on a tight budget, but that doesn't mean there aren't family friendly and * free * opportunities out there for entertainment and enrichment . The Northern Colorado Astronomy Society is a non-profit organization that takes amateur astronomers into the backyard of our beautiful Colorado sky and provides family friendly activities for free.

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  6. Christopher Nolan Reteaming with Cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema for 'Dunkirk'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Collider

    ... Nolan's next film Dunkirk . Via The Film Stage , a note in the announcement that Hoytema is joining the American Society of Cinematographers reveals that the lenser is "currently prepping an untitled feature for director Christopher Nolan, with whom ...

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  7. Uber will deliver huggable puppies WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Arizona Republic

    ... in honor of the annual Puppy Bowl, the play sessions cost $30 for 15 minutes. Puppies are from the Arizona Humane Society so they are all up for adoption. Demand will be high, so be patient. Uber is the official ride-share partner of the Waste ...

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  8. Upset Hindus urge Sega for removal of Lord Krishna from video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Merinews

    Hindus are upset at "Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final" role-playing video game being developed/published by Sega's subsidiary Atlus depicting Lord Krishna, saying it trivializes a highly revered Hindu deity. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, urged Tokyo headquartered Sega Sammy Holdings Inc. CEO Hajime Satomi to not include Lord Krishna character in its "Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final" Atlus video game being released on February 10. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism, said that in a video game set-up, the player would control the movements of Lord Krishna, while in reality the devotees put the destinies of themselves in the hands of their deities.

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  9. Vancouver Animation School and Universidad Ibero Americana Puebla...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Puebla The Universidad Ibero Americana Puebla is a Mexican private institution of higher education sponsored by the Society of Jesus. A spin-off from the main campus located in Mexico City, the Puebla campus was built after the need of a Jesuit ...

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  10. Uber will deliver puppies and chicken wings to people's homesUber...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | MacLife

    ... for a "cuddle huddle" throughout Wednesday, thanks to a partnership with Animal Planet, the SF SPCA, Peninsula Human Society, and Berkeley Humane Society. Commoditizing sheltered puppies as human toys does raise a few questions over animal welfare, ...

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  11. Mind games for your childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Star Online

    ... issues, so that children learn the value of their cognitive abilities, in relation to their role as individuals in society. As parents, it is your duty to explain to your child how skills from the game can be applied to real life. These days, it is ...

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  12. Stand and salute, solider to soldierRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Moultrie News

    ... Donald 'Doc' Ballard at the airport, a Navy corpsman and Army colonel. We had met him at the 2010 Medal of Honor Society Convention here in Charleston and had stayed in touch. While waiting for Doc to arrive, I noticed a fellow about my age seated ...

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  13. Trace Elements InjectionRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | ASHP

    ... pediatric patients or other vulnerable groups such as patients with short bowel or malabsorption syndromes. American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition published a position paper regarding parenteral multivitamin and multi-trace element ...

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  14. Grid View TOCRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2010 | Macromolecules

    ... 7 has slow performance and imperfect layout. . Beta and ACS Publications user interest, the American Chemical Society now allows users the option to view an issue or ASAP Article table of contents (TOC) in grid view format. More information about ...

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  15. Vendor misconceptions hamper EHR usabilityRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2013 | American Medical Association

    ... in Gatineau, Quebec, delivered a usability myth presentation at the annual Health Information and Management System Society's conference in New Orleans in March. If the standing-room-only crowd at the presentation wasn't enough to confirm the ...

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  16. Bugle Ambassadors thanks for Black Country music helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Black Country Bugle

    ... all at the Woodman Folk Club who supported our venture at the Pump House in Langley, for the BCS (Birmingham Canal Society) Charlie and Brenda and all the folks who have been to the shows and will be there in April when we return. They include the ...

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  17. Parenting in a Digital Age looks to arm parents with tools to navigate online worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and employed for several decades as a youth outreach worker, Horton is the founder and CEO of Safe Online Outreach Society (safeonlineoutreach.com) where she first began her pioneering work studying technology and online sexual exploitation. Since ...

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  18. Vancouver Animation School and Universidad Ibero Americana Puebla...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Puebla The Universidad Ibero Americana Puebla is a Mexican private institution of higher education sponsored by the Society of Jesus. A spin-off from the main campus located in Mexico City, the Puebla campus was built after the need of a Jesuit ...

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  19. Who Were the First Jewish Settlers in the Oregon Frontier?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Forward

    ... Gold Rush to the present, they spent 17 days filming throughout Oregon. With assistance from the Oregon Historical Society (which co-produces Oregon Experience), the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, and more, she gathered ...

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  20. Trace Elements InjectionRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | ASHP

    ... pediatric patients or other vulnerable groups such as patients with short bowel or malabsorption syndromes. American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition published a position paper regarding parenteral multivitamin and multi-trace element ...

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