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This network of health bloggers brings together an extraordinary amount of people in the health-sphere -- from patients to doctors to researchers to health writers.

This network of health bloggers brings together an extraordinary amount of people in the health-sphere -- from patients to doctors to researchers to health writers.

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Google's hoaxes in the past have involved fictitious drinks, far fetched AI technology and other ridiculous/hilarious things.

Google's hoaxes in the past have involved fictitious drinks, far fetched AI technology and other ridiculous/hilarious things.

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Designing for Ripple Effects, creating an online kit that can be easily disseminate and enable anyone to take action

Designing for Ripple Effects, creating an online kit that can be easily disseminate and enable anyone to take action

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Bone marrow’s largest obstacles seem to be lack of awareness and misinformation.  Heart health (#1 killer in women) has had to overcome similar challenges.

Bone marrow’s largest obstacles seem to be lack of awareness and misinformation. Heart health (#1 killer in women) has had to overcome similar challenges.

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Recycle Bank has incentivized recycling getting more people and communities involved and simultaneously helped people, companies, and the planet.  How can we make bone marrow registration a win-win-win (for those that don’t think it is already)?

Recycle Bank has incentivized recycling getting more people and communities involved and simultaneously helped people, companies, and the planet. How can we make bone marrow registration a win-win-win (for those that don’t think it is already)?

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If this project seeks not only to get more donors registered, but specifically to get more South Asians, we should examine what is preventing that population currently.  Several studies point to spiritual constraints and misunderstandings.

If this project seeks not only to get more donors registered, but specifically to get more South Asians, we should examine what is preventing that population currently. Several studies point to spiritual constraints and misunderstandings.

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1) Comforted and reassured; also, friendly and affectionate 2) any person or thing that gives others comfort, reassurance, or a friendly feeling

1) Comforted and reassured; also, friendly and affectionate 2) any person or thing that gives others comfort, reassurance, or a friendly feeling

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Years after registering and hearing nothing about actually donating, a friend of mine was left with the question: "How hard is it to find a match?"

Years after registering and hearing nothing about actually donating, a friend of mine was left with the question: "How hard is it to find a match?"

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Videos of flash mobs often go viral very quickly. The message of bone marrow donation could be conveyed this way with a catchy song & dance.

Videos of flash mobs often go viral very quickly. The message of bone marrow donation could be conveyed this way with a catchy song & dance.

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Creators with Cancer is a digital storytelling using video interviews and photography to capture creative people with cancer in order to raise awareness and inspire others online.

Creators with Cancer is a digital storytelling using video interviews and photography to capture creative people with cancer in order to raise awareness and inspire others online.

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Virgin America (and Atlantic) have finally created an inflight video that is self-aware. They use humour to entertain and amuse, and through doing so, educate. I never tire of watching it, partly because the animation is so delightful.

Virgin America (and Atlantic) have finally created an inflight video that is self-aware. They use humour to entertain and amuse, and through doing so, educate. I never tire of watching it, partly because the animation is so delightful.

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