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November 24, 2014, No comments

I’ve lived most of my life seeing the view from six feet, one inch. My mother swears I was born this tall. Balding heads, cracked ceilings and cobwebs are my […]

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Upcoming #3BLchat: Global Pro Bono is Moving the Needle on Maternal Health | Wednesday, Nov 19 at 1PM EST

November 11, 2014, 1 Comment

Mark Your Calendars! Date:  Wednesday, Nov 19 Time:  1 pm, ET According to many leading organizations in global health, including the Public Health ...

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Vestergaard To Reach 125,000 Kenyan Children with “Follow the Liters” Program

October 16, 2014, No comments

Western Kenya is a huge agricultural region, with equatorial temperatures and ample rain. Sugar and tea are both grown commercially, along with corn, ...

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Smokeless Biofuel Saves Lives in Africa

October 8, 2014, No comments

When I make dinner tonight, I’ll walk over to my stove, turn a few knobs and be eating in twenty minutes or less. Easy, clean, safe and cheap. Howev ...

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    What’s Next in the World of Prosthetics
    August 27, 2014, No comments

    This past week, Eastman Innovation Lab and Altair Thinklabs, a product development design firm, hosted a breakfast seminar at the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) International Conference in Austin, [...]

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    An Onion Blooms in the Desert
    June 18, 2014, No comments

    Amid conflict and persistent food insecurity Palestinian refugees are cultivating their rooftops to produce fresh vegetables close to home.  Last week the Middle Eastern sustainability news website Green Prophet 15 families in Bethlehe ...

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    CVS Will Stop Selling Cigarettes By October
    February 18, 2014, No comments

    Chain pharmacies are increasingly retooling themselves as health and wellness centers. There are several reasons why, including the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of access to health care coverage. Some chain [...]