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2011-03-25 00:00:29

Today, very few educational programs focus on what happens to medications after patients bring them home. The reality of the widespread presence of unused medications in households poses an increasing challenge to human health, especially to children. Most health professions have little exposure to the issues and often do not see the relevance of this topic. The purpose of GreenPharmEdu is precisely to fill this gap. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Today, the Institute for Environmental...

2010-11-19 00:00:50

Touro offers an opportunity to earn a graduate degree in a convenient and affordable way. For the next 100 new students in the next 100 Days, Touro will offer a 40% scholarship towards tuition and fees for the first 100 qualified students. Westlake Village, CA (Vocus) November 18, 2010 Touro University Worldwide (TUW) was welcomed in grand fashion during a reception and ribbon cutting sponsored by the Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce. The university headquarters was packed with students,...

2009-09-16 08:21:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Mark Hasten, chairman of the Touro College Board of Trustees, today announced the appointment of Alan Kadish, M.D., as senior provost and chief operating officer for Touro College. PHOTO: http://www.flickr.com/photos/tourocollege/3923514965/ Touro is the largest Jewish-sponsored educational institution in the United States. The college was founded by Dr. Bernard Lander in 1970, originally as a men's college with 35 students. During his 39-year...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).