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2004-11-30 09:00:10

LITTLE ROCK - The director of the Arkansas Department of Health has won a leadership award from the National Public Health Leadership Institute for the Healthy Arkansas project. Dr. Fay Boozman received the Martha Katz Award for leading the department's efforts on creating a "culture of health" in Arkansas. The institute said it honored the statewide project for its emphasis on nutrition, physical activity and anti-tobacco use measures. The institute also credited Boozman with helping to...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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