Health Concerns

The smaller the dress size the larger the apartment. This received wisdom in New York sums it up: there is a social gradient in obesity. Particularly among women in middle-income and high-income countries, the lower the status, the greater the obesity. But why? My concern is with inequities in health …

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Early Modern English

Next came Early Modern English, which was spoken from the 15th century until the 17th century. At the beginning of this period, the printing press made books more common and less expensive, so more people learned how to read and write. As a result, many important books, poems, and plays …

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A Catalyst For Change?

What is the number one catalyst for change? It’s action. Understanding may be able to change minds, but action changes lives. If you take action, it will change your life. And that change will begin changing others. Entrepreneur said, “One of the best places to start to turn your …

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Disagreements With Partners

Through doing the show, Keith and I discovered that women don’t fight with their lovers. They “discuss” things or “disagree” with each other. I wish I could say that I’ve never succumbed to this brand of self-deluded craziness, but I have said (out loud and into a microphone …

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Disapproval Of Speech

Not all protests involve signs, posters, or chants. They can take the form of letter-writing campaigns, petitions, articles, and social media outreach. Such protests are not censorious in and of themselves. Most building projects using industrial steel buildings will need planning permission from your local authority.

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A Map Of The Human Body

What are you made of? It is a fundamental question that has a range of different answers. To a physicist the answer may involve protons, neutrons, electrons and, if you persist, quarks, leptons and bosons. A chemist would possibly back up a little and tell you we are made of …

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Profound Transformation

The twentieth century has seen a profound transformation in the ground of its thought, a change catalyzed and validated by relativity theory, quantum mechanics, and particle physics. But the shift in perspective is by no means confined to physics; analogous developments have occurred in a number of disciplines, among them …

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What I Needed to Change First

Positioning. This is your place in the marketplace. I had to change my position as a consulting firm that was in demand instead of “in desperate need.” I needed to stop competing in a crowded marketplace of local “full service” marketing agencies that could do everything for everyone. I had …

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Eating & Drinking

You know you're in a food-conscious place when the local newspaper uses chile peppers (and onions) to rate movies, as does Santa Fe New Mexican. A large part of that citys cachet as a chic destination derives from its famous cuisine, while Taos and Albuquerque are developing tasty reputations themselves …

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How To Play Bridge

Bridge is played by four people, composed of two pairs. You and your partner play against two other people. At the table, you are positioned opposite your partner while your opponents sit on either side of you. As a consumer, its important that you do your research on any seo …

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Employee Needs Are in Flow

It’s also important to note that what motivates employees today may change tomorrow. The needs of employees are always in flux. This fact challenges managers to find new ways to motivate, inspire, and reward their people. Have you considered cataract surgery to correct your vision?

Otherwise, employees will keep …

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Quilting

You can quilt three ways: by hand, by machine, or by check. Translation: You can hand quilt your quilt, quilt it on your machine, or pay a longarm quilter to do it for you. The quilts in this book were machine quilted on a full-length longarm by a professional longarmer …

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Developing Your Branding

As you are getting your foundational components in place, you want to start thinking about your brand and how you want to be known. This will involve utilizing social media, video marketing, email marketing, and reputation management effectively. Each of these channels play a part in your online brand and …

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Pitching your videos to a larger audience

One strategy is collaboration. It is the basis of success on a platform like YouTube. The biggest YouTubers and successful brands use collaboration in their YouTube marketing campaigns. In the digital world, it is not a barrier for the brand but quite the opposite. It's a win-win. Children love playing …

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How to demonstrate the value of money to your children

It's that familiar writer's rule – show, don't tell. Because visuals can be a helpful learning tool, some experts suggest that young children use a glass jar instead of a piggy bank, so they can see the money they collect. However, there are other visual teaching tricks you may want to …

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