Older Americans who have hearing loss have an accelerated decline in thinking and memory abilities, compared to those with normal hearing, according to a study published in JAMA Archives of Internal Medicine.
In a nationally representative survey of 12- to 17-year-old youth and their trauma experiences, 39 percent reported witnessing violence, 17 percent reported physical assault, and 8 percent reported a lifetime prevalence of sexual assault.
How Getting Creative Heals Pain: Mindfulness and Psychotherapy | PsychCentral | Deb Eiseman shares how reconnecting to our creativity can heal our pain and open us up to possibilities we may not imagined.
'Copts are an oppressed minority in Egypt. They suffered discrimination and violence under the reign of former dictator Hosni Mubarak. The revolt that overthrew Mubarak included inspiring examples of solidarity between Muslims and Copts against the dictatorship. But the military rulers who have run the state since Mubarak's downfall have kept the apparatus of repression in place, to stoke divisions between Muslims and Copts' Facing Prison for Protesting in Egypt - Socialist Worker
On Jan. 10th, 2010, the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, administering bivalent oral polio vaccine (bOPV) to two infants at the Mahabodhi Temple Complex in the Indian state of Bihar, Buddhism's holiest site – the very place where Guatama Buddha was said to have attained enlightenment approximately 2500 years earlier. http://youtu.be/cCeumSgSHSI