Kristen Soto

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That Employee Who Smokes Costs The Boss $5,800 A Year

Smoking is expensive, and not just for the person buying the cigs. Employers are taking hard looks at the cost of employing smokers as they try to cut health insurance costs, with some refusing to hire people who say they smoke.<p>But figures on the cost of smoking have been rough estimates at best, …

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Super Food Nerds: In Pursuit of Hummus

Hi, I'm Jonathan, librarian, Super Food Nerd, and man in the grips of an obsession -- an obsession with chickpeas. Or rather with hummus, the highest …

At the Market: 5 Recipes Using Fresh Spring Peas

It’s not very often that we get fresh peas. I don’t think I ever even tried young, fresh peas until last year when I was helping a friend make a …

Did Advances in Global Surveillance and Notification Systems Make a Difference in the 2009 H1N1 Pandemic?–A Retrospective Analysis

Abstract<p>Background<p>The 2009 H1N1 outbreak provides an opportunity to identify strengths and weaknesses of disease surveillance and notification …

Zombies—A Pop Culture Resource for Public Health Awareness

Volume 19, Number 5—May 2013<p><i>Another Dimension</i><p>Zombies—A Pop Culture Resource for Public Health Awareness<p>Melissa Nasiruddin, Monique Halabi, Alexander …

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Build Your Own iPhone-Controlled Toy Cars

In a mix of old-school design and new technology, you can relive your childhood days of do-it-yourself block-building while controlling creations …

Big Data Can Help Prevent Conflicts

Some of the same social media analyses that have helped Google and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention spot warning signs of a flu …

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It’s no secret I love flowers – in my apartment, on my desk, or as a pattern on my dress. Pressing fresh flowers is a great way to preserve their natural beauty, and by decorating your phone case with them, you can showcase their vivid colors and add a little touch of nature to an otherwise …

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