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Americans celebrate October as Hindu Heritage Month

[ad_1] Americans across the country observe October as Hindu Heritage Month, with more than 20 of the 50 states and more than 40 cities issuing proclamations on it, community leaders said Monday. The first-ever initiative by Hindu groups in the country was hailed by elected officials who issued proclamations and …

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Veteran determined to help allies flee Afghanistan

[ad_1] MILWAUKEE— A Wisconsin veteran helps those who helped him on his tour of Afghanistan. Zac Lois is a former Green Beret and US Army Special Forces Captain. His family still lives in the cabin where he grew up spending his summers in Burlington. “I didn’t expect to be sitting …

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I was a proud banana | Chroniclers

[ad_1] Amber Chia For clarity, I’m referring to the fruit metaphor that classifies individuals of Asian descent as whitewashed. Although they may appear Asian on the outside, their actions resemble those who have assimilated into American culture, hence “white” on the inside. During a snack break in elementary school, I …

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For Dr Tony Radcliffe, volunteering is an art

[ad_1] For a doctor, meeting a patient for the first time can be like the moment an artist first looks at a blank canvas. Dr Tony Radcliffe knows both experiences firsthand. “Medicine is all about solving problems with skills and scientific knowledge,” he said. “Art is solving problems through design, …

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“Considerable” risk of deformity of the skull in inf

[ad_1] 20 October 2021 – Infants conceived by in vitro fertilization (IVF) may present an increased risk of a type of deformity of the skull called craniosynostosis, suggests a study in The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, edited by editor-in-chief Mutaz Habal, MD, and published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters …

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American Cancer Society Launches First Cohort of Health System Screening Interventions with Over 50 Facilities, Part of National Return to Screening Initiative

[ad_1] The organization will work with health system partners to develop innovative practices to increase screening and reduce cancer disparities Posted: October 19, 2021, 3:47 p.m. EDT|Update: 46 minutes ago INDIANAPOLIS, October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The American Cancer Society (ACS) announced a partnership with HealthLinc to improve …

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XORTX announces results of COVID-19 from Mount Sinai

[ad_1] CALGARY, Alberta, October 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – XORTX Therapeutics Inc. (“XORTX“or the”Society“) (CSE: XRX | NASDAQ: XRTX), a therapeutic pharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapies to treat progressive renal failure, is pleased to announce and share the results of a summary of the American Society of Nephrology …

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Biden is the first president to mark Indigenous Peoples Day

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden issued the first-ever presidential proclamation of Indigenous Peoples Day on Friday, providing the most significant impetus to date in efforts to refocus the federal holiday celebrating Christopher Columbus towards a peoples appreciation indigenous. Biden also issued a Columbus Day proclamation on Monday, October …

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ABIONYX Pharma announces positive preclinical results in a uveitis model and launches the strategic development of the first class of biomedicines in ophthalmology based on its bio-HDL

[ad_1] TOULOUSE, France & LAKELAND, Michigan, October 07, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Regulatory news: ABIONYX Pharma (Paris: ABNX) (FR0012616852 – ABNX – PEA PME eligible), a new generation biotechnology company dedicated to the discovery and development of innovative therapies, announces today, after having already obtained an orphan drug designation for …

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Isatuximab-irfc (Sarclisa) for relapsed / refractory multiple myeloma

[ad_1] Isatuximab-irfc (Sarclisa; sanofi-aventis) offers patients another treatment option and significantly reduces the risk of disease progression or death. Isatuximab-irfc (Sarclisa; sanofi-aventis US LLC) is a targeted monoclonal antibody approved for patients with relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma, the second most common cancer of the blood.1.2 More than 130,000 Americans …

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Parents: Capital region needs more inclusive playgrounds

[ad_1] An international company that tests the accessibility and safety of surface materials under playgrounds is expected to issue new guidelines this week. The measures proposed by the American Society for Testing and Materials are then benchmarked by the Access Board, which in turn sets the standards for compliance with …

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Amolyt Pharma Announces Positive Data from AZP-3601 Phase 1 Trial at 2021 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting

[ad_1] – The company will host a webinar on key thought leaders today, October 1 at 10:00 a.m.ET – LYON, France and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Amolyt Pharma, a global company specializing in the development of therapeutic peptides for rare and related endocrine diseases, today announced …

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Immunome to Present Preclinical Data on the Anti-IL-38 Antibody Program at the American Association for Cancer Research NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics

[ad_1] EXTON, Pennsylvania, September 30, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Immunome, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMNM), a biopharmaceutical company that uses its human memory B cell platform to discover and develop first-class therapeutic antibodies, today announced that ” She will prepare a poster presentation on the company’s anti-IL-38 antibody program at the upcoming …

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New American Culture Race – EIN Presswire

[ad_1] A culture’s response to a crisis of the magnitude of Covid-19 or race relations is both immediate and lasting. Having advised thousands of people in legal, practical and spiritual matters, Mr. Unis is better equipped than most to deal with the human mind and psyche. – Jerry United PITTSBURG, …

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DVIDS – News – USACE Charleston District employee reflects on heritage and family for Hispanic Heritage Month

[ad_1] CHARLESTON, SC – September 15 through October 15 is the national celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Permanently adopted by President Ronald Reagan in 1988, the 30-day period recognizes the culture and contributions of Hispanic American citizens from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. This year’s theme …

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Always number one somewhere – The Chronicle

[ad_1] Last week, the 2022 National Top Universities edition of US News was released. Fortunately, Duke has emerged from the abyss of double digits to a comfortable # 9. Our fragile egos are at rest. There is one statistic, however, where Duke still remains number one: the percentage of undergraduate …

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Reviews | Moderates and Progressives, Unite!

[ad_1] The Biden administration is in danger of death. Stuck by circumstance, Democrats have gambled almost their entire national agenda on the passage of two massive bills, the trillion dollar infrastructure package and the 3.5 trillion dollar reconciliation package. Both are now in serious trouble because moderates and Progressive Democrats …

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Old beans can have new uses

[ad_1] Crop the wild relatives of the blog bean topic September 23, 2021 – Each year, the Crop Science Society of America celebrates Crop Wild Relative Week to draw attention to the importance of these ancient parents to today’s cultures. September 22sd, 2021 Sustainable, Secure Food Blog highlights the importance …

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HLA Professor Receives Distinguished Fellowship

[ad_1] LAFAYETTE WEST, Ind. – Aaron Patton, professor and associate director of horticulture and landscape architecture (HLA), recently received a scholarship from the American Society of Agronomy. The Fellow is the highest honor bestowed by the ASA and recognizes Patton’s contributions to agronomy through extension and research. Patton develops and …

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Good news on the solvency of PBGC programs

[ad_1] In a marked turnaround, the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) reports that the solvency of its two insurance programs – the single-employer program and the multi-employer program – is improving. The report marks a continuation of the growing creditworthiness of the single-employer program, but a change in the fortunes …

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West Texans appointed to Texas Medical Board

[ad_1] AUSTIN, Texas (KOSA) – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed two West Texans to the Texas Medical Board. The nominations were announced on Monday. One named is LuAnn Morgan of Midland. Morgan has worked with TXU Electric, taught at UTPB and served three terms on Midland City Council. She has …

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William Dampier, pirate scientist – JSTOR Daily

[ad_1] “It may seem strange to speak in the same breath of piracy and science; violent tales of buccaneer adventures and the growth of Enlightenment ways of knowing, ”writes historian Anna Neil. But it may not be so weird, she argues: “At least since [Francis] In Drake’s time, the buccaneers …

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Travel agencies spend time amid Covid-19 chaos

[ad_1] Zoom, ring lights, stationary bikes and food delivery. To the list of products and services that have found new life because of the pandemic, you can add travel counselors. Travel has become difficult due to the complexity, uncertainty, cancellations, delays, border restrictions and virus testing requirements. As a result, …

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North America Aesthetic Combination Therapies Market Expected to Account for Significant Revenue Share in Forecast Period 2021-2028: Acumen Research And Consulting

[ad_1] Acumen Research and Consulting, a global provider of market research, recently released a report titled “Aesthetic Combination Therapies Market – Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Opportunities, and Forecast, 2021 – 2028” which offers insight detailed market information involving information on its different market segments. LOS ANGELES, Aug 24, 2021 …

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“Mitigation Saves Money” – CBS Denver

[ad_1] DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado could see billions of dollars in federal funding coming in to fix infrastructure problems statewide. The money is said to be part of President Joe Biden’s $ 1 trillion infrastructure bill that passed the Senate on Tuesday. Colorado could see more than $ 5 billion …

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Film festivals put Arkansas cinema in the spotlight

[ad_1] A growing number of film festivals are attracting the attention of filmmakers in northwest Arkansas and could create more jobs supporting the state’s creative economy, organizers say. “What’s so interesting about cinema is that it’s not just an art, it’s business, it’s economic development, it’s tourism,” said Kathryn Tucker, …

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Sylvie Bonvalot, MD, PhD, discusses the selection of patients with locally advanced sarcoma for pre and postoperative treatment

[ad_1] CancerNetwork® spoke with Sylvie Bonvalot, MD, PhD, at the ASCO 2021 Annual Meeting to discuss treatment options for high grade or grade II sarcoma. At the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting, CancerNetwork® spoke with Sylvie Bonvalot, MD, PhD, from Institut Curie, about standards of care …

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Coming Up: America’s Own Social Credit System

[ad_1] The new “war on terror”, launched by the January 6 riot, has prompted several web giants to expose the predecessors of what could effectively become a soft social credit system by the end of this decade. Relying on an indirect hand from DC, our social bettors in corporate America …

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News – The team behind the Oklahoma City Society

[ad_1] July 23, 2021 Last December, it looked like the Oklahoma City Society was gone. All of the Company’s executives had resigned due to health issues and no one took the helm. When Dr. Joey Williams, senior lecturer at the University of Central Oklahoma, heard about this, he couldn’t let …

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Tallahassee Community College announces promotions

[ad_1] Tallahassee Community College announces academic promotions Calandra Stringer, rector and vice president of academic affairs at Tallahassee Community College, announced several promotions of candidates within the college. Each associate dean will start new roles on Monday: Tricia Rizza, associate dean of faculty initiatives. As a faculty member, Rizza has …

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Chicago nonprofits say work on Obama center should begin

[ad_1] Law360 (July 16, 2021, 7:39 p.m. EDT) – Three longtime Chicago nonprofits have urged an Illinois federal court to turn down an offer to stop construction of the presidential center planned by the former president Barack Obama, saying it would interfere with the groups’ efforts “to boost Chicago’s vitality …

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Jackson, Kelly named 2020-21 CoSIDA Academic All-America

[ad_1] Soccer 07/12/2021 12:00:00 The duo Chant were both named to the CoSIDA All-America First Academic Team. History links 2020-21 Academic All-America® NCAA Division I Football Teams Announcement AUSTIN, Texas – Carolina Coast Football Student-Athletes Tarron jackson and Silas kelly were both named to the 2020-21 CoSIDA Academic All-America Division …

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What pride month means to me

[ad_1] By Don Guardian In 1977, I dated someone for the first time. It was not my Boy Scout colleagues that I would have been immediately fired. It was not during confession that my very existence was out of step with the doctrine of the Church. It was certainly not …

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If we want Renew America, we have to work together ”Albuquerque Journal

[ad_1] ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. The global influence of the United States, and our very security, depends greatly on the politics and domestic policies of the United States. All of us who served …

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Air Force Weapons Museum Hosts First Juneteenth Event

[ad_1] EGLIN AFB – The timing couldn’t have been better. Allison morris, a founding member of the African-American Military Heritage Society, is delighted that the organization’s first edition Event for Juneteenth took place just after US President Joe Biden enacted the law on June 17 declaring it a federal holiday. …

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