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Sometimes an Ounce of Prevention is Measured in What? Cups.

While studying Unani Medicine at the Aligarh Muslim University in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, we were shown their vast pharmacopeia as well as live demonstrations of some treatment methods, including the traditional Chinese practice of dry, vacuum cupping.  This woman,

IndiaCupping1

Sometimes an Ounce of Prevention is Measured in What? Cups.

While studying Unani Medicine at the Aligarh Muslim University in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, we were shown their vast pharmacopeia as well as live demonstrations of some treatment methods, including the traditional Chinese practice of dry, vacuum cupping.  This woman,

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The Little One with the Bow and Arrow, at Mandu.

I was caught completely off guard.  Staring into the viewfinder while balancing another camera across my shoulder, I snapped several photos of my friend atop the crumbling fortress in Mandu, Madhya Pradesh.  As I was doing this, my friend jokingly

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The Little One with the Bow and Arrow, at Mandu.

I was caught completely off guard.  Staring into the viewfinder while balancing another camera across my shoulder, I snapped several photos of my friend atop the crumbling fortress in Mandu, Madhya Pradesh.  As I was doing this, my friend jokingly

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Povertees, stitching much more than fabric.

As I type this, I can imagine that at this very moment, somewhere bobbins are spinning like saucers, boxes are being packed up and shipped off, and a dream is becoming a reality.  Tyler Patterson, the founder of Povertees, stitched

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Povertees, stitching much more than fabric.

As I type this, I can imagine that at this very moment, somewhere bobbins are spinning like saucers, boxes are being packed up and shipped off, and a dream is becoming a reality.  Tyler Patterson, the founder of Povertees, stitched

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Planting a Tree is Only the Beginning, at MotleyGreen.com

A click of the mouse (or a touch of the screen, for that matter) has never had more of an impact than it does in today’s society.  Take, for example, the fact that you can help end world hunger by

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Planting a Tree is Only the Beginning, at MotleyGreen.com

A click of the mouse (or a touch of the screen, for that matter) has never had more of an impact than it does in today’s society.  Take, for example, the fact that you can help end world hunger by

Taipei Medical University Hospital Piano

Somewhere in Taiwan, A Piano is Playing…

Stretching just beyond the shadow of Taipei 101, the Taipei Medical University Hospital operates as it does each and every day.  You’ll find all the sounds you might normally associate with at a hospital: the soft but high-pitched drone of

Taipei Medical University Hospital Piano

Somewhere in Taiwan, A Piano is Playing…

Stretching just beyond the shadow of Taipei 101, the Taipei Medical University Hospital operates as it does each and every day.  You’ll find all the sounds you might normally associate with at a hospital: the soft but high-pitched drone of

Global Medicine

Global Medicine, The Universal Language of Health and Human Rights

The field of medicine has never been neutral.  As healthcare professionals, our daily goal should be nothing short of curing the world.  That involves more than simply applying band-aids.  That involves addressing the underlying causes of human suffering on our

Global Medicine

Global Medicine, The Universal Language of Health and Human Rights

The field of medicine has never been neutral.  As healthcare professionals, our daily goal should be nothing short of curing the world.  That involves more than simply applying band-aids.  That involves addressing the underlying causes of human suffering on our

Listerine-Bottle-1924-Lambert-Lawrence

The Burning Means it’s Working. A Pioneer of Antiseptics and Micriobiology, Dr. Joseph Lister.

Take a swig.  Slowly let the burning sensation take control of your senses.  Don’t give up yet, you’ve only ten more seconds of minty fresh torture to endure.  You spit it out two seconds early, but seriously, who’s counting, surely

Listerine-Bottle-1924-Lambert-Lawrence

The Burning Means it’s Working. A Pioneer of Antiseptics and Micriobiology, Dr. Joseph Lister.

Take a swig.  Slowly let the burning sensation take control of your senses.  Don’t give up yet, you’ve only ten more seconds of minty fresh torture to endure.  You spit it out two seconds early, but seriously, who’s counting, surely