Harvard Medical School

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After graduation from Emmanuel College I continued working at Harvard Medical School for Dr Sidman and Dr Jean Rebeiz. I was studying the HY gene in the mouse and muscle enervation tissue slide preparations. In November of 1966 I met Dr Rebeiz’ friend Dr Rifaat Dagher, newly arrived from Lebanon, who was getting a degree in Immunology. Rifaat had graduated from University of Beirut , Lebanon with a degree in General Surgery...

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A Telephone Call


A Telephone Call

Dr.  Dagher and I stayed in touch and I visited Michigan and met his friends there. In Quincy, one day in June, I got a telephone call, rather unexpectedly. It was Rifaat saying I should get a ticket to Lebanon , his nephew, Brahim Juriedini in Canada would help me and accompany me to Lebanon. I was to stay in Lebanon for a month, and if I liked it and accepted, we would be married there. That’s how he proposed...

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Jamel and Layla

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Amazing Coincidences

Amazing Coincidences

How did I know that I would need to know French? Life is full of amazing coincidences. One was how I was drawn to the French language. I was born in Westfield, MA. But I didn’t meet my father until I was two years old. My birth year of 1944 coincided with the second year of World War II. My father went off to war with his four brothers, all graduates of Harvard. Even the youngest, Uncle Maurice was drafted right after college...

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The Dabke

I didn’t dance the dabke at my wedding. Before my wonderful wedding a great tragedy occurred. It changed the course of my life. But at first I was just seeing Lebanon for the first time. I’m an Irish girl with a little French Canadian. But I would go on to live in Lebanon, learn the language and prepare delicious Middle Eastern meals. I already knew the dabke. Rifaat had 8 sisters and one extraordinary brother. His mother actually studied English just for me...

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Byblos

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Byblos

Byblos, Lebanon, is the world’s oldest city. It is the home of the alphabet and if you listen closely you can hear the word Bible in the name. Byblos, so unique, is a renowned archaeological site with remnants of earliest stone age civilization as well as the bronze, with ancient Greek, Roman, and Crusaders influence. The site features a Crusader castle looking out over the sea...

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Womens Health Confusion

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The United States Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month.

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A deeply affecting and genuinely funny journey through the medical juggernaut of DES, and anti-miscarriage drug given to millions of pregnant women and later discovere...

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Disney Frozen Multivitamin Complete Gummies, 60 Count (Pack of 2) Reviews

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Disney Frozen Multivitamin Complete Gummies, 60 Count (Pack of 2)

Disney Frozen Multivitamin Complete Gummies, 60 Count (Pack of 2)

  • Gummie Multi-Vitamin
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KetoSports KetoCaNa Calcium and Sodium Beta Hydroxyburate Dietary Suppliment, 10.75 oz.

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KetoSports KetoCaNa Calcium and Sodium Beta Hydroxyburate Dietary Suppliment, 10.75 oz.

KetoSports KetoCaNa Calcium and Sodium Beta Hydroxyburate Dietary Suppliment, 10.75 oz.

  • Endogenous ketone body beta-hydroxybutrate (BHB) in powdered sodium and calcium salt form
  • KetoCaNa contains 11.7 grams of the ketone body Beta-Hydroxybutyrate (BHB) per serving in a delicious orange flavored base
  • KetoCaNa is similar to our Ketoforce product in that it contains the endogenous ketone body beta-hydroxybutrate (BHB)
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