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Archives for July 1st, 2014

Medical News for English Learners – Program 15

Worried That People Are Laughing at You? Are you a shy person? Do you avoid close contact with other people? Are you worried that people may laugh at you? Here’s an interesting medical news video that shares some helpful medical research. How do people in your culture deal with shyness?

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Medical News for English Learners – Program 14

What is the Relationship Between Age and Happiness? Do you believe younger or older people are happier? According to this video, people that are 85 years old are happier than people at the age of 18. Do you agree with this? Share your thoughts with us.

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Medical News for English Learners – Program 13

Are People Who Speak More than One Language Smarter? Scientists state that bilingual people practice the Executive Control System in their brains so much, that they’re better able to focus, make friends from other countries, and even delay dementia development by years. What do you think? Are people who speak more than one language smarter?

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Medical News for English Learners – Program 12

Advice for Staying Warm and Safe in Freezing Weather Learn how to stay warm and safe during cold weather with this medical news video. If you live in a region with cold weather, let us know what you do to protect yourself again cold related injuries.

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Medical News for English Learners – Program 11

Kids, Germs and Day Care; A Meningitis Vaccine for Africa In this video, we learn about the effects of germs and how vaccines can provide protection against diseases. What are your thoughts about the new vaccine that can protect against meningitis? Share you insights with us in the comments section.

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