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2013-06-06 23:25:10

In response to global aging trends, United Methodist Homes of New Jersey has established a fourth memory support residence for persons with Alzheimer´s disease and other dementias at Pitman Manor in Pitman, New Jersey. The public is invited to the grand opening on Thursday, June 13 from 3 to 6 p.m. PITMAN, N.J. (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Worldwide, the number of people with dementia, currently estimated at 35.6 million, is projected to nearly double every 20 years in the future. Among...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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