March 15, 2005
Vol. LVII, No. 6
History Program Recalls Great Thinkers
Futurist Kurzweil To Speak, Mar. 30 in Masur
Examines Care at the End of Life
To Speak Apr. 6
Takes NIA Behavioral, Social Research Post
Urged to Find the Time for Exercise
Health and Human Services
National Wear Red Day
NHLBI Enlists Fashion,
First Lady in Heart Campaign
By Amy Pianalto and Ann Taubenheim
If you were seeing red on Feb. 4, you were not alone.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute led a
national blitz of activities for National Wear Red Day,
all designed to raise awareness of heart disease as
a critical health concern for women.
||Paula Abdul wears designer red.
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A Return to His Roots
NCI's De Luca Can't Get
Enough of the Classics
By Rich McManus
NCI cancer researcher Dr.
Luigi De Luca gets a ton of unreported income from an
approved outside activity, and finds it so rewarding
that he shows up at his moonlighting job 8 times a week — every
weekday morning, Monday and Wednesday afternoons and
The income isn't money, though. It's the satisfaction of introducing parochial school kids to the joys of Latin.
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