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Disabled girl a symbol

ia Lee, who died Aug. 31, altered views on cross-cultural treatment

Heart-attack risk lower than expected for stressed-out workers

If you still have a job in this economy, you're supposed to feel grateful.

Intel wants to wave away the need for passwords to online accounts

Pass-words for online banking, social networks and email could be replaced with the wave of a hand if prototype technology developed by Intel makes it to tablets and laptops.

Ability to detect scams declines with age

"There are some frauds so well conducted that it would be stupidity not to be deceived by them." - English cleric and writer Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832) "Kind Madam: My name is Prince Oku Banutu and I seek your beloved assistance.
Mom faces long struggle

Mom faces long struggle

Both of her sons live with FAS, but now there's hope for them
New York's big soda ban begins

New York's big soda ban begins

War on obesity limits size of sweetened beverages
Talented Victoria chef takes on the best

Talented Victoria chef takes on the best

Jordan Mieczkowski represents Canada at 2012 Jeune Chef Rotisseurs Competition

Children under 12 should not head the ball in soccer

Dear Dr. Donohue: Recently you wrote about a study that demonstrated possible brain damage from hits to the head that did not cause a concussion. I have grandchildren who play soccer. They don't wear helmets, although they sometimes head the ball.

DIAGNOSIS FILLED WITH DIFFICULTIES

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is a relatively new medical diagnosis and society is still struggling with it, says a psychologist who works with people with the condition.

Spanish-Latin fest takes light touch

PREVIEW Latin American and Spanish Film Week Where: Cinecenta, UVic Student Union Building When: Sept. 18-23, 7 and 9 nightly Admission: $5.75-$7.75 (regular admission fees) Info: cinecenta.
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