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2013-01-16 23:03:28

A generous grant from the Irene Diamond Fund will enable the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) to create the Irene Diamond Fund/AFAR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for Translational

2012-12-27 05:02:19

New foundation will drive awareness, supportive care and accelerate new therapies for millions of people living with seizures Washington, DC, December 26, 2012

Finding Cancer Could Be A Sniff Away
2012-12-06 14:31:10

A new study suggests that a doctor’s visit may not be all that necessary when trying to determine whether you have lung cancer, just ask your pet pooch.

Japan Unveils Prototype Of Faster Floating Train
2012-11-26 13:25:34

Japan unveils a prototype of its floating train, which is slated to be more efficient and can run at speeds up to 311 mph.

A Third Of Children Are Incorrectly Restrained In Cars
2012-10-09 18:54:22

In a new study published by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, researchers found that car accidents are the main cause of serious injury and death among children in that country and that 37 percent of all children under the age of 16 are incorrectly restrained.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.