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Oct 11 2017

Which are the Best Schools in Auckland? #metromedia, #education, #child #and #youth #issues, #post #primary #education, #scoop

# Which are the Best Schools in Auckland? Which are the Best Schools in Auckland? Auckland Grammar failed the cut, but Mt Roskill Grammar outshone wealthier rivals in Metro magazine’s investigation to find the top 25 high schools in Auckland. Metro editor Lauren Quaintance says, “I expect this list to bring out strong feelings. But we felt that parents should not make such an important decision without being able to weigh up some very pertinent and new data.” Senior writer Gilbert Wong consulted education experts to devise a novel ratings system that let Metro help provide the answer to one …

Oct 8 2017

Tattoo Artists Cover Breast Cancer Survivors – Scars With Beautiful Tattoos #body #art,breast #cancer,breast #cancer #survivors,breast #restoration,breast #tattoo,chest #tattoo,david #allen,mastectomy,mastectomy #tattoo,mastectomy #tattoos,p. #ink,tattoo #art,tattoos,therapeutic #tattoo,homepage #featured,social #issues

# Tattoo Artists Cover Breast Cancer Survivors Scars With Beautiful Tattoos Mastectomies, or surgical removals of all or part of a breast, can be life-saving procedures for people suffering from or at risk of developing breast cancer, but the scars they leave behind can be both physical and psychological. For some women, tattooing their post-mastectomy breasts has become a powerful way to reclaim what was lost. A website called P.Ink has helped tattoo artists connect with women who want to tattoo their mastectomy scars. One such tattoo artist, David Allen, had inspiring things to say about the process; What was …

Sep 23 2017

How to Identify Circumcision Damage in the Adult Male #circumcision, #circumcise, #circumcised, #circumciser, #penis, #prepuce, #foreskin, #male #circumcision, #circumcision #damage, #male #circumcision #complications, #circumcision #complications, #female #circumcision, #male #genital #mutilation, #female #genital #mutilation, #fgm, #mgm, #genital #mutilation, #genital #abuse, #genital #cutting, #gender, #gender #issues, #sex, #sexual, #sexual #mutilation, #sexual #abuse, #sexual #assault, #child, #child #abuse, #children’s #rights, #men, #men’s #rights, #male #sexual #victimization, #human #rights, #human #rights #abuses, #human #rights #violations, #medical #fraud, #ptsd, #post #traumatic #stress #disorder, #noharmm, #noharm, #no #harm

# How to Identify Circumcision Damage in the Adult Male NOTE: Links with a right-facing blue arrow will take you off this site. The risks of newborn circumcision are an underreported and ignored factor in this argument. Most often a poor surgical result isn’t recognized until years after the event. The adverse long term consequences of infant circumcision on the sexual health of American men must be recognized by physicians, parents, and legislators. James L. Snyder, M.D. Past President, Virginia Urologic Society The Problem of Circumcision in America Many circumcised men are unaware that they have been harmed by circumcision …

Sep 10 2017

Asset sales plan secures EU backing for $130 billion Dow, DuPont merger #australia,brazil,canada,china,south #korea,spain,united #states,australia,brazil,canada,china,south #korea,spain,united #states,adrian #bebb,barbara #patterson,diana #moss,margrethe #vestager,rachelle #schikorra,adrian #bebb,barbara #patterson,diana #moss,margrethe #vestager,rachelle #schikorra,us,du,pont,m,a,dow,eu,chemicals #(legacy),germany,agricultural #markets,mergers #/ #acquisitions #/ #takeovers,eu #institutions,western #europe,agricultural #chemicals #(trbc),diversified #chemicals #(trbc),chemicals #(trbc),divestitures #/ #spin,offs,asia #/ #pacific,major #news,fishing #and #farming #(trbc),commodity #chemicals #(trbc),united #states,switzerland,company #news,china #(prc),corporate #events,spain,monopolies #/ #antitrust #issues,european #union,europe,commodities #news #(3rd #party),regulation,industrial #conglomerates #(trbc),generic #and #specialty #pharmaceuticals #(trbc)

# Asset sales plan secures EU backing for $130 billion Dow, DuPont merger The Dow logo is seen on a building in downtown Midland, Michigan, in this May 14, 2015 file photograph. Rebecca Cook/File Photo (Reuters) – Dow Chemical and DuPont won the blessing of the European Union for their $130 billion merger on Monday by agreeing to sell substantial assets including key research and development activities. The European Commission had been concerned that the merger of two of the biggest and oldest U.S. chemical producers would leave few incentives to produce new herbicides and pesticides in the future. The …

Sep 5 2017

Welcome to the Counseling Center: Texas State University #lonely, #lonliness, #txstate, #texas #state #university, #texas #state, #suicide, #mental #health, #jedcampus, #jed #foundation, #lbj #student #center, #relationship #issues, #prevention, #paws #alert, #how #to #deal #(develop #effective #approaches #for #life), #resources #for #veterans, #atrisk, #group #counseling

# Welcome to the Counseling Center END OF THE SEMESTER SESSIONS Each semester, when the Counseling Center has no more capacity to add new clients seeking ongoing counseling, we replace initial consultations (ICONs) with one-time sessions for the remainder of the semester. As of Monday, July 31 st the Counseling Center will begin offering one-time sessions. These one-time sessions are an hour in length and focus on problem solving more immediate issues. If students are in need of further services, we will help them connect with additional resources outside of the Counseling Center. Counseling Center services are free, confidential, and …

Jul 12 2017

U. S. issues travel warnings for Lebanon and Turkey #responsible #travel

#travel to turkey # U.S. issues travel warnings for Lebanon and Turkey Warnings come after drawdown of non-emergency government personnel. Story Highlights State Department issued warnings because of possible attacks Agency has warned against traveling to many parts of the Middle East Situation in Lebanon portrayed as especially dangerous 257 CONNECT TWEET 5 LINKEDIN 19 COMMENT EMAIL MORE The U.S. Department of State has issued warnings against traveling to Lebanon and Turkey because of the possibility of attacks against U.S. citizens. The Friday warnings come after a State Department order for a drawdown of non-emergency government personnel and their families …