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2011-03-07 15:41:41

Parents and their teenagers often have differing opinions when it comes to spring break, especially regarding travel plans and safety. A pediatrician at Baylor College of Medicine offers tips on how parents can decide which situations are best for their teens. "I think a lot of parents and teens feel pressure at spring break time and this can be a difficult topic to tackle when you do not agree," said Dr. Sara Rizvi, assistant professor of pediatrics at BCM and Texas Children's Hospital. "It...

2010-04-15 06:35:00

HOUSTON, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new treatise promoting freedom, democracy, human rights and global peace "Human Rights and a New World Order: An Engineering Solution" (published by iUniverse), debut author Mehdi Alavi appeals to intellectuals from all walks of life and provides a unique vision of a new world order as well as a tangible solution to increasingly serious international problems. Human rights, world peace, an end to discrimination, murder, torture and other atrocities...

2010-02-27 11:20:05

Learning to walk is a complex skill that should not be rushed, and there is usually no need for a parent to become overly alarmed if his or her infant takes longer to begin walking than other kids, says a pediatrician from Baylor College of Medicine. "During early parenthood, seeing your child take their first steps is one of the most anticipated moments," said Dr. Sara Rizvi, an assistant professor at BCM and a pediatrician at Texas Children's Hospital. "Often, parents become concerned if...

2008-08-20 00:00:39

Text of report by official news agency Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) Peshawar, 19 August: A suicide bomber blew himself up at Emergency Ward of District Headquarters Hospital D I Khan killing 29 people and injuring 35 others mostly relatives of slain Basit Ali who had gathered in the ward to mourn his death, District Police said. The bomber ripped through the gathering of mourners in the hospital as the body of Basit Ali was brought to hospital soon after his assassination, IGP...

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  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".