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BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony celebrates excellence in medical writing

The annual BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony 2018 took place at the British Medical Association's headquarters in London on Tues. evening. The top prize of BMA Medical Book of the Year was awarded to the Oxford Textbook of Sleep Disorders, edited by Sudhansu Chokroverty and Lui...

06 Sep | Medical Textbooks | London, England

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How Plants Work (for Gardeners)

by Linda K. Chalker-Scott

This practical book gives clear explanations for various gardening questions and scenarios. It includes sections about plant anatomy, how roots work, soil types and implications, photosynthesis, anthocyanins (re. plants turning red), how plants manage time, how plants move, pruning and garden care, and plant reproduction. Interesting in general, especially useful for gardeners.

This week features books about botany.

Angel Thought for 24th September:

If music helps you to connect with the divine enjoy it whenever you can. Good music is that which helps you feel good.

An 'Angel Thought' appears here every day.

See also the pages about Angels and Archangels.
There are many names of archangels, some being due to spelling variations.

Learn about Juniper Oil

one of the essential oils used in aromatherapy

Today's Study Tip:

If you make study notes electronically e.g. on your laptop or iPad be sure to make frequent back-ups.

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These pages include articles about healthy living and various approaches to health and well-being. There are also study areas and general interest sections. The content featured here changes frequently.

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If it's your birthday today ...

... you were probably* born under the sign of Libra, often referred to and depicted as the weighing scales, or represented symbolically.

Crystals and gemstones associated with this sign include blue kyanite, moonstone and rose quartz.

Balanced librans often have a strong desire to be liked and a reluctance to face confrontations. They are said to be fair-minded, strong-willed and blessed with wit and charm.

Plant, Animal and Bacterial Cells

Biological cells are described in elementary biology courses as the basic units of life i.e. the smallest units that can be alive. There are many types of biological cells, including these broad groups:

  • Animal Cells, which are types of Eukaryotic Cells
  • Plant Cells, which are types of Eukaryotic Cells
  • Bacteria Cells (Prokaryotic Cells)

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Return unwanted prescription drugs - 27 Apr '18

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