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Male breasts: A growing problem

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October 17, 2013
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Gynecomastia is an increasing problem affecting about 40 percent of men in this country. Enlarged male breasts can be caused by weight gain, estrogen, drugs, medications, and steroids. Now, one plastic surgeon has perfected a procedure that removes the breasts without leaving any scars.


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Hungary: The Problem of Water

Hungary: The Problem of Water

Deutsche Welle (Apr. 17, 2013) Nearly two million people in Hungary - particularly in the southeast - lack access to clean drinking water. In a number of European countries, the groundwater is contaminated with heavy metals. Hungary, Serbia and Croatia are especially affected, but the problem is particularly acute in Hungary, where many municipalities cannot afford to drill down to deeper and cleaner groundwater. At the same time, the European Union says clean water is a human right, and member states must take action to ensure it. But both local governments and national leaders in Hungary are ignoring the problem.
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The Global Food Crisis What's Behind It?

The Global Food Crisis What's Behind It?

Deutsche Welle (Sep. 24, 2012) Staple foods are becoming increasingly expensive. Wealthy western countries are largely unaffected by the problem but the developing world is badly hit. People there are having to spend most of their income on food, and many can no longer afford even the basics. Meager harvests are not the only factors driving up food prices. We look at the roots of the problem.
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Ford Builds the World's Largest Robot-Driven Pickup

Ford Builds the World's Largest Robot-Driven Pickup

TFL Car (Dec. 22, 2013) ( http://www.TFLtruck.com ) The Ford F-150 is the best selling vehicle in America...that's a fact, but is it the world's most durable truck? In order to improve and test the F-150's durability, Ford has built the world's largest robot controlled remote control truck. In the past in order to test the durability of an F-150 Ford drove the truck around a punishing circuit but the problem was the testing punished the driver's as much as the truck. In order to solve that problem Ford has created a driverless robotic durability test program as Roman discovered on a recent trip to Dearborn, Michigan.
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Violence Against Teachers a 'Silent Epidemic'

Violence Against Teachers a 'Silent Epidemic'

AP (Nov. 19, 2013) The American Psychological Association says verbal abuse and physical violence against teachers is a growing problem that touches urban, suburban and rural communities. And it's not just students acting out against educators. (Nov. 18)
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