Category Archives: Re-entry

my husband Bruce cosigned Donte’s loans

My son Donte was murdered, and the bank refuses to forgive his student loans. Please sign my petition asking for the loan to be forgiven. Sign My Petition Kinloch – Every time the bank calls me about my son’s student … Continue reading

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Dorm computer learning centers

This was a day room and is now one of 4 computer learning centers. As it now stands, if all ten computers are operating as envisioned there will be over 50,000 hours of computer learning time a year for 320 … Continue reading

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The giant, gaping hole in Sandy Hook reporting

This link came to me in an email and when I followed it, it scared the daylights out of me because the press had not picked up on it. We can morn the tragedy and blame it on guns but … Continue reading

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Vets face confusion using GI Bill at state schools

This is not only a problem for those leaving the service with an honorable discharge but more so for those coming out of prison. Often I hear women about to come out of prison say I am going to such … Continue reading

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Colleges should shoulder some risk of student loans

Too many men and women going to college, just go to get in and take whatever courses that lead to whatever degree without any real form of counseling. In fact, it is not in the college’s best interest nor is … Continue reading

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Brain image study: Fructose may spur overeating

It looks as if the data is starting to amass on the dangers of fructose.  ‘… This is your brain on sugar – for real. Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar … Continue reading

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Neuroimaging of meditation’s effect on brain reactivity to pain

This is an old study (2008) but it is one of the few I have seen that is as clear on the reduction of pain. The units of measure are totally alien to me as I am used to Jon … Continue reading

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The Brain Drain of Inactivity

Truely, I don’t there is anything new here but I am surprised that it took so long for science to figure out how measure or what measurements to use. ‘…This is the first study linking children’s fitness to both improved … Continue reading

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Drug overuse in cattle affects human health

The bill for fifty plus years of drugging cows and race horses is coming due with interest. The sad part is those that had no choices (kids) are going to be paying the single largest portion. Not only are they … Continue reading

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Processed Meats Declared ‘Too Dangerous for Human Consumption’

At times this feeling comes over me that I am living in some sort of fantasy world. I have a vision that the Food and Drug Administration or some such alphabet agency is supposed to looking out for the wellbeing … Continue reading

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