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The Galveston County Daily News : Lifestyle

September 2, 2014

Lifestyle

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Thirdhand smoke is dangerous, too

Science has long proved that smoking is bad for you and those around you, with 90 percent of lung cancer cases caused by smoking.

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Tuesday 09/02/2014
New rehabilitation project helps patients piece together mental, physical abilities stolen by injuries
Posted: September 02, 2014

GALVESTON — Patients arriving at the Transitional Learning Center in Galveston’s East End live within a shadow.

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Walking Wonders joins Race for Cure
Posted: September 02, 2014

UTMB team captains Dr. Eric Walser and Dr. Angel Robinson, along with community co-captains John Eckel, Ann Masel and Fredell Rosen, invite you to join the UTMB team Walking Wonders for the 2014 Komen Race for the Cure.

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UTMB aerospace residents to train in Antarctica
Posted: September 02, 2014

GALVESTON — Two aerospace medicine residents will have an “out-of-this-world” experience when they head to the South Pole for a rotation through the medical clinics operated by the Center for Polar Medical Operations at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

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Reading an easy way to shape a better life
Posted: September 02, 2014

I have always been an incessant reader. Throughout my life, the world has entered my mind and experience through words.

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UTMB finds effective treatment for hemorrhagic fever
Posted: September 02, 2014

GALVESTON — For the first time, researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch, in collaboration with Tekmira Pharmaceuticals, have protected nonhuman primates against Marburg virus — Angola hemorrhagic fever.

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Sunday 08/31/2014
Texas native Maggie Steber is part of National Geographic book
Posted: August 31, 2014

National Geographic photographer Maggie Steber talked her way into a first job by pounding the streets of Galveston with a camera in her hand.

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Group shares visions, God’s message
Posted: August 31, 2014

Margaret Barno reviews “Visions From Above: My Journey — My Destiny,” by Amy Jamison.

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Classic spy novel is an entertaining story
Posted: August 31, 2014

Mark Lardas reviews “Midnight In Europe,” by Alan Furst.

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