The Importance of Vitamin D Surprises the Experts Again
This three minute video shows how Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is fundamentally an autoimmune disease. Research now shows that Vitamin D may help prevent and treat this and other autoimmune diseases. This video might be of value if the evidence provided is proven accurate as claimed. Either way, a good video to show the value of knowing about vitamins.
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Jennie Dunkle letter to George Garman, June 8, 1862
Miss Dunkle invites Mr. Garman for a visit. She writes of Indiana soldiers passing through on their way to Richmond.,Transcripts provided by previous owner.
USAWC Birthday and Alumni Recognition
Retired Gen. Gordon R. Sullivan, Class of 1978, retired Gen. Donn A. Starry, Class of 1966, and Dr. Lewis (Bob) Sorley, Class of 1973, received outstanding alumnus awards from Maj. Gen. Gregg Martin, USAWC commandant, during the celebration of the 109th birthday of the Army War College. The Army War College mission is to develop strategic leaders for a lifetime and these three were selected for exemplifying the USAWC spirit.
Kevin Guthrie, Ithaka: "When Worlds Collide: The Papers of Thomas Jefferson in the Era of eBay" - Oc
Lunch 'n Learn presentation
Rationality in the Social Sciences: black box, empty box, or both
Nicholas Baigent is professor at the Institute of Public Economics at Graz University and president of the Central European Program in Economic Theory.
Kidnappers free Mexican politician
Diego Fernandez de Cevallos, a prominent former Mexican presidential candidate, has been released seven months after being kidnapped. Jon Decker reports.
Maoist rebels 'ready for peace'
Maoist rebels in the Philippines are optimistic about upcoming peace talks with government officials, but critics say it could be a ploy.
Service learning: building campus-community ties
Blogging and bonding with little kids were a big part of a group of SFU health sciences undergrads' lives during the 2010 fall semester. The SFU students experienced a blend of academic and real world learning in "Community and Health Service", a three-hour, once a week course — the first of its kind at SFU — which was held alternately at SFU's Blusson Hall on Burnaby Mountain and at Central Community Elementary School in Port Coquitlam. In addition to attending lectures about community he
Planning your online class
Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/gFPzbN from the Learning to Teach Online project website. This Learning to Teach Online http://bit.ly/d18ac5 episode explores some of the key considerations when planning your online or blended (face-to-face and online) class. It examines ...
Students with Special Needs, Reading Education, and Principals: Bridging the Divide through Instruc
Karen Sanzo, Jennifer Clayton, Whitney Sherman
Principals are held accountable for achievement results of students on state-mandated assessments. Special needs students who struggle with l
Allgemeine BWL - Zum kostenlosen Lernen
Ausgehend von den Grundlagen der Betriebswirtschaftslehre werden in diesem Online-Lehrbuch alle wichtigen betriebswirtschaftlichen Themen behandelt. Dazu gehören die Leistungsprozesse unter dem Aspekt der Wertschöpfung sowie die wesentlichen Elemente der Produktionswirtschaft und die Wertschöpfungskette. Unterschiedliche betriebswirtschaftliche Entscheidungsmodelle sind ebenfalls Gegenstand des Lernstoffs. Des Weiteren werden verschiedene Unternehmensformen, von der Einzelunternehmung über d
Webinar zu Cisco-Training durch e-Learning
SkillSoft lädt ein zum Gratis-Webinar 'Cisco e-Learning' am Freitag, den 21.01.2011 um 9.30 Uhr.
Hu concludes US visit
On the final day of his four-day visit to the U.S., Chinese President Hu Jintao spoke to students at a leading Chicago high school with a focus on foreign language programs. Jon Decker reports.
Bomb damage, Birmingham 1942 OP09008 LONG ACRE, Nechells, Birmingham, West Midlands. The rear of Long Acre and Crompton Road showing bomb damage which included a direct hit on a shelter. Photographed by James Nelson, 29th July 1942.
LONG ACRE, Nechells, Birmingham, West Midlands. The rear of Long Acre and Crompton Road showing bomb damage which included a direct hit on a shelter. Photographed by James Nelson, 29th July 1942.
What is Web Science?
Web Science is the study of the technologies and policies that support the co-construction of a linked online environment by a networked society. This presentation, aimed at Part III undergraduates, is an introduction of some of the key ideas that Web Science brings to the fore.
JFK50 President Kennedy and Civil Rights — U.S. Representative John Lewis
U.S. Representative John Lewis remembers President Kennedy and the leadership and inspiration he provided during the Civil Rights movement.
Giving can be fun
The purpose of this lesson is to incorporate the use of writing in a friendly letter format to foster the spirit of giving and sharing within the classroom. Using word processing, the students will create a friendly letter that will be shared with classmates in the spirit of giving and sharing.
Reaching New Heights
City Heights is an important case study into the extent of community involvement in how services such as safety are provided, due to its success, with crime rates dropping dramatically over the last ten years and development beginning to pick up. This presentation reveals my research behind the provision of public goods, and the interactions between community and elite actors, which allowed City Heights to succeed in their vision of a safer neighborhood.