Another mother, also wearing a headscarf, scolds her chubby pre teen son for not playing nicely with the two little boys on the slide. She gives him a time out and when he protests she walks him to the door and tells him to go to their room. Although I don’t understand a single word of their exchange she is speaking a language I’m well familiar with: Mom..

According to World Health Organization, glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the world. What is this “silent” eye disease? Glaucoma happens when the major nerve of vision, known as the optic nerve is damaged, most commonly by elevated pressure (intraocular pressure) in the eye or poor regulation of blood flow to the optic nerve. It is often progressive, and if left undiagnosed or untreated, can lead to blindness..

Olympic Festival champion Frank Pena of Aurora, Colo., was named 1989 boxer of the year by the USA Amateur Federation. Larry Ramirez of Fontana was named coach of the year. Championships in March. Caraballo says more research is needed to target people who are influential in a teen’s life, such as grandmothers, sisters or friends. “There is a lot of groupthink going on. They have a lot of influence over each other.

Bidis and kreteksMore regionally specific smoked products are bidis and kreteks. Bidis consist of small amounts of tobacco flake and sometimes other flavourants wrapped in a non tobacco leaf (tendu or temburni) and bound with string. The majority of Indian bidis are hand rolled in a decentralised cottage industry.

The Seoul based architect says his designs are centred around the stories of his clients and as a result they are unique, creative and literal. If a client likes fast cars, he will create a cockpit like room in his building. If they like a certain movie, you can guarantee there will be some element from the film incorporated into the design..

Much as many of us would like to believe otherwise, there is an increasingly worrying trend of gun use developing here. I was nearly carjacked by two armed men, and my companion is alive today because one of the men didn’t know how to use his gun. I’ve also seen a friend videotape him and his pals playing around with a gun.

Most every successful heist movie, just like a heist itself, functions by obeying a well defined formula. First comes the setup and backstory (typically involving the righting of a wrong, to lend the subsequent lawbreaking a veneer of moral justification). Next up: the assembly of the team (diverse in skill and, ideally, ethnicity).