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To the young and bright, the ATL is yesterday’s news | Jay Bookman

To the young and bright, the ATL is yesterday’s news | Jay Bookman | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Jay Bookman is a columnist and blogger at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, specializing in foreign relations, environmental and technology-related issues and state and local politics. Jay Bookman generally writes about government and politics, with an occasional foray into other aspects of life as time, space and opportunity allow.
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Lynda Bellingham, actor and presenter, dies aged 66

Lynda Bellingham, actor and presenter, dies aged 66 | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Actor who played mother in long-running Oxo advertisements died in her husband’s arms after suffering from cancer
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New Ebola Guidelines For Hospitals to Require Full Body Cover

New, more stringent hospital guidelines for treating Ebola patients will require full body coverings and mandate that health care workers be monitored while taking on and off protective garb.
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I'm a Hazmat-Trained Hospital Worker: Here's What No One Is Telling You About Ebola

I'm a Hazmat-Trained Hospital Worker: Here's What No One Is Telling You About Ebola | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Here's what everyone is failing to report.
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Ebola search expands in Ohio after nurse Amber Vinson's Cleveland visit

Ebola search expands in Ohio after nurse Amber Vinson's Cleveland visit | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Officials try to track down another planeload of passengers, plus shoppers at bridal shop after infected nurse's visit
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Feds: Don't expect winter to be polar vortex redux

Feds: Don't expect winter to be polar vortex redux | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
If you thought last winter was a horror show, with cold blasts from the polar vortex and a lack of California rain, here's some good news: No sequel is expected this year, federal forecasters say.
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Hospital bends rules to allow dying man to see his dog

Hospital bends rules to allow dying man to see his dog | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Some rules are meant to be broken. A hospital in Kentucky decided to bend their no-animals policy to fulfill the final wish of a dying man.
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5 tornado touchdowns confirmed in metro Atlanta on Tuesday

The National Weather Service says five tornadoes touched down in metro Atlanta as part of the weather system that came through the state Tuesday.
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CDC acknowledges it could have done more on Ebola

The nation's top disease-fighting agency acknowledged Tuesday that federal health experts failed to do all they should have done to prevent Ebola from spreading from a Liberian man who died last week in Texas to the nurse who treated him.
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Cancer metastatis may be stopped in its tracks with the help of bacterial "communication system"

Cancer metastatis may be stopped in its tracks with the help of bacterial "communication system" | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Cancer, while always dangerous, truly becomes life-threatening when cancer cells begin to spread to different areas throughout the body.
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Atlanta weather | Two rounds of storms on the way Tuesday

Atlanta weather | Two rounds of storms on the way Tuesday | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Metro Atlantans will likely wake up Tuesday morning to the sound of storms, which could be severe enough to cause tornadoes.
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Researchers Shed Light on Pancreatic Cancer | News | The Harvard Crimson

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Pair-Share Interviews on Pre-Search Mindmaps and Topic Triangles + Large Group Share Out

October 20-21, 2014
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New CDC Ebola guidelines will be "more stringent," NIH expert says

New CDC Ebola guidelines will be "more stringent," NIH expert says | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Dr. Anthony Fauci said the possibility of exposure to health care workers is higher with procedures performed in the U.S.
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​Aging in America: Stuck in the middle

​Aging in America: Stuck in the middle | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Family members often serve as caregivers for the tens of millions of elderly Americans who aren't rich or poor enough to obtain necessary long-term care
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Ebola Monitoring Inconsistent as Virus Spread

Ebola Monitoring Inconsistent as Virus Spread | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The top administrator in Dallas County rushed to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital this week responding to urgent news: One of its nurses had caught Ebola from a patient. He quickly asked for the hospital's watch list to find out who else might be at risk. "It was explained to me that this...
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Ted Turner selling his secluded island on SC coast

Media mogul Ted Turner is selling his 4,700-acre island on the South Carolina coast. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports (http://bit.
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Ebola Nurse Told CDC About Elevated Temp Before Flight

Ebola Nurse Told CDC About Elevated Temp Before Flight | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Amber Vinson, the Dallas nurse who traveled to Ohio before being diagnosed with Ebola, had flown to Cleveland to prepare for her wedding, Cleveland officials said today.
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Al Michaels Recalls Earthquake At 1989 World Series In Bay Area After 25 Years

Al Michaels Recalls Earthquake At 1989 World Series In Bay Area After 25 Years | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
At 5:04 p.m., on Oct. 17, 1989, Al Michaels and Tim McCarver were sizing up Game 3 of the World Series between the Giants and A's at Candlestick Park....
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Walter Victor, World War II vet and Braves photographer, dead...

The Braves family lost one of its most beloved and esteemed members Tuesday with the death of longtime former team photographer Walter Victor, a decorated World War II veteran who fought in the D-Day invasion of Nazi-occupied Normandy on June 6, 1944.
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Researchers move closer to origins of pancreatic cancer

Researchers move closer to origins of pancreatic cancer | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
A recent study aims to understand further what factors contribute to the development of pancreatic cancer, with a view to identifying individuals at an increased risk.
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Judge kills state's attempt to quash teacher health lawsuit

The state will be forced to defend itself against a class-action lawsuit arguing that thousands of teachers, state employees and retirees were overcharged this year for their health insurance, a judge has ruled.
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