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2012-01-25 07:05:49

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A quarterly research report from the Longitudinal Study of American Youth, The Generation X Report, shows one in five adults in their late 30s received a flu shot during the 2009-2010 swine flu epidemic. Survey data was collected from 3,000 young adults from 36-39 years old during the 2009-2010 epidemic. The survey questions how the participants obtained their knowledge on the issue and what they did to protect themselves. Author of the Generation X Report, Jon D....


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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