Natalie O'Farrell

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Rare Alliance Spurs Hope in Battle Against Islamic State

Sunnis, Shiites in Iraqi City of Abu Ghraib Find Common Cause Against Extremist Group, Residents Say<p>ABU GHRAIB, Iraq—Children walked around in unruly clusters here, wearing navy blue-and-white uniforms following the start late last month of a school year delayed by an Iraq once again at …

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University of Arizona Perks at Work

By leveraging the purchasing power of all our employees, you can save on almost everything you want to buy.<p>Also, earn points for every dollar you …

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12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

Organic: Better? Sure. More Nutritious? Hmmmm

Question: Are organic foods higher in nutritive values than conventionally-grown foods?<p>Answer: According to a widely-publicized recent study at Stanford University, probably not to any significant degree. Though several polls show that the majority of folks who regularly buy organic believe they …

Let It R.A.I.N.

<b>Can you be with the whole of your psyche? The Practice: Let it R.A.I.N. Why?</b><p>When you're young, the territory of the psyche is like a vast estate, with rolling hills, forests and plains, swamps and meadows. So many things can be experienced, expressed, wanted, and loved.<p>But as life goes along, most …

The Old Math

The Obamacare debates are heating up.<p>The latest dust-up is the so-called "business mandate."<p>Yes, the implementation of the business mandate is squirrely. How much time is part time? What constitutes essential health benefits? Will small business be forever stop growing at 50 employees? The 30 hours …

Bill Clinton Steps Up To Dispel The Confusion Over Obamacare

With the launch of the major piece of the Affordable Care Act less than a month away, the Obama administration is escalating the public relations push with one of their most effective weapons – former President Bill Clinton, now known to many as explainer in chief.<p>Speaking from his presidential …

Postcards From Lebanon: Part 6 in a Series of Cancer Related-Commentary

Rock me like a wagon wheel... Like tumble weeds, rolling along through the dust and drought.<p>During my Aug. 26 visit to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center we discussed my blood counts. From these and other recent counts we were able to create nadir graphs to show how low my different blood counts …