Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis
Description Diphtheria is an acute bacterial disease involving primarily the tonsils, pharynx, larynx, nose, skin, and occasionally other mucous membranes. The characteristic lesion is marked by a patch or patches of an adherent grayish membrane with a surrounding inflammation. Tetanus is an...
I. General Information The Role of the State Department : The State Department CAN: -- Provide information about international adoption in foreign countries -- Provide general information about U.S. visa requirements for international adoption -- Make inquiries of the U.S. consular... Taiwan: About the Country
Introduction :: Taiwan Background: In 1895, military defeat forced China to cede Taiwan to Japan.... Gail Sheehy
1937 - Writer Gail Sheehy wrote The Secret of Grey Gardens. Margaret Mead was Sheehy’s mentor. Sheehy is married to Clay Felker, who teaches at the University of California, Berkeley, school of journalism. One of their two children was adopted from Cambodia.
October 6, 2011, 5:15 am
I am disappointed. Disappointed at a lost opportunity.
This morning, over a cup of coffee, I read this headline in the Hollywood Reporter.
Jillian Michaels Warns Against International Adoption Unless You Have ‘A Lot Of Money’
In the current issue of Prevention Magazine, Michaels, a... 26 Americans of Color Whom Every Schoolchild Should Know
August 24, 2010, 5:30 am
It's time to go back to school! A teacher friend of mine was asking for input on her classroom decorations - a, A to Z list of famous people whom every middle schooler should know. Many friends, including my husband, made their own A to Z lists. I decided that this blog needed one. So, without... A Visit to Vietnam
March 29, 2011, 8:49 pm
As the month of March comes to a close, the slated re-opening of intercountry adoption with Vietnam has passed without so much as a passing nod. At least it appeared that way to those of us watching and anxiously anticipating its return. Yet, I have found information that points in a positive...