Podcasts This Week (November 26, 2012)

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ESL Podcast 846 – Donating Blood

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In “What Else Does it Mean,” learn the other meanings of “needle” and “faint.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “Requirements of Donating Blood.”
“To “maintain” (keep up) the quality of the blood in “blood banks” (collections of different types of blood that will be used when needed), organizations that have…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

English Cafe 374

Topics: Famous Americans – Jimi Hendrix; the melting pot metaphor; U.S. state numbers and nicknames; by any stretch of the imagination; to play it fast and loose

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In “What Insiders Know,” you will read about “Jimi Hendrix’s Gravesite.”
“Many of Jimi Hendrix’s fans were very sad when he died in 1970. Hendrix was first “buried” (for a dead body to be placed in the ground) in a simple…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

ESL Podcast 847 – Experiencing a Blackout

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In “What Else Does it Mean,” learn the other meanings of “to blow a fuse” and “surge.”
In the “Culture Note,” learn about “Notable Blackouts.”
“The two most “notable” (important and worth noticing or talking about) blackouts in the United States “occurred” (happened) in the…” – READ MORE in the Learning Guide

Canadian Pharmacists Association

The Canadian Pharmacists Association, previously known as the Canadian Pharmaceutical Association, was founded in 1907 in Toronto, Ontario. CPhA is the national voice of Pharmacists in Canada, representing pharmacists practising in various fields of pharmacy in community, hospital, academia, government and corporate settings, plus pharmacy students. Its mission is advancing the health and well-being of Canadians through excellence in pharmacist care. In 2014 CPhA adopted a new governance and membership model, most provincial pharmacy advocacy associations (PPAs) and select national pharmacist associations (NPAs) have become Organizational Members of CPhA. Their individual pharmacist and pharmacy student members are now CPhA Associates. The CPhA Board of Directors is made up of representatives appointed by each Organizational Member. The Board of Directors is responsible for setting the broad direction of the association.

Americans importing viagra from Canadian pharmacy online, at the very least to cut down on their prescriptions, and sometimes cases even to afford life-saving drugs. But I’ve seen these bills before and FDA is always behind their failure – but what about this time?

Canadian Pharmacists Association

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3 Responses to Podcasts This Week (November 26, 2012)

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