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Chapter 11. Minerals

Klatz M.D. D.O., Ronald Basic Health Publications ePub

Boron

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Boron is a little-studied mineral found naturally in fresh fruits and vegetables.

ROLE IN ANTI-AGING

Boron helps retain calcium in bones and prevents calcium and magnesium loss through the urine. It also helps bone mineralization and prevents osteoporosis. Epidemiological data implies that boron may help to prevent arthritis. There is evidence to suggest that boron is involved in estrogen and testosterone metabolism. In postmenopausal women, it increases estrogen naturally. Results of a study by Nielsen et al. (FASEB J. 1987;1:394397.) led the researchers to conclude: supplementation of a low-boron diet with an amount of boron commonly found in diets high in fruits and vegetables induces changes in postmenopausal women consistent with the prevention of calcium loss and bone demineralization. Several studies carried out over recent years have led the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to conclude that boron is an important nutrient for brain and psychological function in humans.

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C. O autorze

Arun Gupta Helion ePub

Arun Gupta jest ewangelist Javy zatrudnionym w firmie Oracle. Ma ponad 16-letnie dowiadczenie w brany oprogramowania w tym czasie korzysta z platformy Javy i stosowa wiele technologii rozwiza internetowych. Obecnie odpowiada za budow spoecznoci programistw skupionej wok platformy Java EE i serwera GlassFish oraz za opiek nad t spoecznoci. Uczestniczy w pracach zespou platformy Java EE od jego powstania i ma swj udzia we wszystkich wydaniach tej platformy. Ma ogromne dowiadczenie w roli prelegenta na konferencjach organizowanych na caym wiecie. Uwielbia kontakty ze spoecznoci, z klientami, partnerami i grupami uytkownikw Javy angauje si wszdzie tam, gdzie moe si dzieli swoj pasj programisty Javy.

Arun jest podnym blogerem jego blog pod adresem http://blogs.oracle.com/arungupta zawiera ju ponad 1300 postw i jest odwiedzany przez czytelnikw z caego wiata. Jest te zapalonym biegaczem, ktry zawsze jest gotowy do przebieki (niezalenie od czci wiata, w ktrej wanie przebywa). W internecie wystpuje pod nickiem @arungupta.

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29. Ethical Salesmanship - Take the •Ow• Out of •Now•

Marlene Caroselli HRD Press, Inc. PDF

29. Ethical Salesmanship

Take the “Ow” Out of “Now”

Approximately 20 minutes

OVERVIEW

“Now” is one of the words to which potential buyers are most likely to respond.

Participants in this exercise are tasked with identifying key words that attract customers. They are also shown a list of persuasive words. Then, they are given a product for which to prepare an advertisement that uses some of these words in an ethical fashion and one that does just the opposite.

PURPOSE

To provide participants with a list of words that can be used to describe a product or service.

GROUP SIZE

Any size group, divided into an even number of subgroups.

ROOM ARRANGEMENT

Two, four, or six table groups of three to six participants each.

MATERIALS

Flipchart and marking pens

Overhead projector

Transparency 29.1, “Words That Work”

Handout 29.1, “Article: ‘Your’ Key to Closing More Sales”

PROCEDURE

1. Begin with a discussion of “trigger words,” both positive and negative, that influence participants as buyers, as employees, and as members of a diverse society.

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Appendix B: Reproducibles for Lesson in Chapter 5

r4Educated Solutions Solution Tree Press PDF
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On the Expressiveness of Monadic Higher Order Safe Ambient Calculus

Hamid R. Arabnia, George A. Gravvanis, George Jandieri, Ashu M. G. Solo, Fernando G. Tinetti CSREA Press PDF

Int'l Conf. Foundations of Computer Science | FCS'13 |

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On the Expressiveness of Monadic Higher Order Safe Ambient

Calculus

Zining Cao1,2

1 State Key Laboratory for Civil Aircraft Flight Simulation

Shanghai Aircraft Design and Research Institute

Shanghai 201210, China

2 Department of Computer Science and Technology

Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics

Nanjing 210016, China

Email: caozn@nuaa.edu.cn

Abstract— In this paper, we propose a monadic higher order safe ambient calculus. The expressiveness of this calculus is studied. We showed that polyadic higher order safe ambient calculus, first order safe ambient calculus with capability-passing, first order safe ambient calculus with name-passing, and polyadic π-calculus can all be encoded in monadic higher order ambient calculus. At last, we show that synchronous monadic higher order ambient calculus can be encoded in asynchronous monadic higher order ambient calculus.

Keywords: Process Calculus; Higher Order Safe Ambient Calculus; Expressiveness.

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