Daily Archives: April 3, 2010

Detail Article: What Is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? What Causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Written by Stephanie Brunner (B.A.) Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), also called median neuropathy at the wrist, is a medical condition in which the median nerve is compressed at the wrist. It is a relatively common condition that causes pain, numbness … Continue reading

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Gorno, Badakshan: Education Breaking Down Mountains – Dell Social Innovation Competition

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The man who created Cal-Earth – The California Institute of Earth Art and Architecture

NADER KHALILI, ARCHITECT AND HUMANITARIAN (1936-2008) Architect and author Nader Khalili developed the simple breakthrough building technologies known as Superadobe (sandbags and barbed wire) and Ceramic Houses, with the freely available material of earth, for almost thirty years. Inspired by … Continue reading

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Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi Opens Kitengela Centre

To extend the availability of quality healthcare services, the Aga Khan University Hospital , Nairobi , has opened a medical centre in Kitengela. The medical centre will provide primary healthcare services, on-site laboratory testing using fully automated equipment for excellent … Continue reading

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Aga Khan Trust for Culture: Al-DARB AL-AHMAR Community Development Project

The dense community of Al-Darb al-Ahmar, located south of al-Azhar Mosque, once flourished with artisans and small enterprises. However, poverty has prevailed in the area in the past few decades. Darb al-Ahmar households are among the poorest in Egypt, living … Continue reading

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Getting involved and making a positive difference in the lives of others

Volunteerism is woven into the Ismaili fabric. As a Muslim community, giving of our time and helping others is integral to our way of life, and from a young age we are surrounded by examples of volunteers in action. Voluntary … Continue reading

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