Interesting Articles
Nature of work
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by Ian Bradley
I was recently interviewed about the nature of work on a local Montreal radio station. In the interview, emphasized the important transformation of raw materials to a higher sense of completion that is the essence of work. Whether, as an accountant who takes numbers to ... Read More
Abbott Laboratories and Progenics to Cut Jobs
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by Cliffprf Mintz
Abbott Laboratories today announced it is eliminating 160 jobs in an attempt to shore up its diagnostics business.Most of the job cuts 150 will take place at the companys Santa Clara, CA production facility. The remaining jobs will be eliminated at Abbotts North Chicago... Read More
What Do We Mean When We Talk About Craving?
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by Dirk Hanson
An essay on drug addiction and need. For years, craving was represented by the tortured tremors and sweaty nightmares of extreme heroin and alcohol withdrawal. Significantly, however, the one symptom common to all forms of withdrawal and craving is anxiety. This promine... Read More
What Is Ayurvedic Medicine?
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by Janardhana V Hebbar
Ayurveda, as a system of medicine and Ayurvedic medicines as effective tool to treat disease is gaining popularity worldwide. But many are yet to know the origin and meaning of Ayurvedic medicines.What is Ayurvedic medicine Ayurvedic medicine is basically the product de... Read More
Passionate Observation
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by RabbiMitch63
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails. Bertha CallowayBertha Calloway is an African American activist who has dedicated her life to racial education, acceptance and respect. She is responsible for creating the Great Plains Black History Museum in Omaha,... Read More
Pinching pennies
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by momngabe
I really don't want to go back to "frugal year", but in this economy of late, I would like to find some new ways to pinch pennies and stretch out our hard-earned dollars. I already coupon, make meal plans based on what's on sale, and pack my kids' lunches nearly every d... Read More
Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by guest39514
Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry Houghton Mifflin, 2000 215 pages My rating 4 of 5 stars About the Book Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit and that shuns and discards the weak. Left orphaned an... Read More
Daily Bite: Should You Get a Body Scan?
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by eHealthGuide
A full body CT, or computer tomography, scan is a recent development in medical science, and it is being touted as an important step toward preventing all types of disease. Read on for a few situations in which it is a good idea to have a full body CT scan performed. ... Read More
VROOM! VROOM! Glaxo Team Up With Formula 1 Aces McLaren
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by BOB FIDDAMAN
GlaxoSmithKline have proudly announced on their webpage that it has formed a long term strategic partnership with McLaren Group. Formula 1 racing enthusiasts can now stay awake watching cars go round and round with one of Glaxo's products. It baffles me why a prestigiou... Read More
Arrogance and Ambition
Thursday, September 15th, 2011 by RabbiMitch63
Ambition is the fulfillment of all I am capable of. Arrogance believes I am better than you.AnonymousHow often do we ask ourselves whether we are fulfilling our ambition or whether we are arrogant Not very often I suspect. Why would we want to If I am arrogant I would h... Read More
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