Have you ever applied to aВscholarshipВand were absolutely sure you would win? Let me give you some advice; donвt count your chickens before they hatch! Sure, when I first started applying for scholarships, I was a bit cocky and secretly thought people would start throwing money my way because of my grades and obvious talent, but thatвs not quite how it panned out. In fact, I applied to 25 scholarships before I ever won my first award. What was I doing wrong? As it turns out, nothing; you just have to understand that many scholarship programs are subjective, especially those that include anВessay. Depending on who is reading your submission, it may sail through to the finals or end up in the rejection pile. For example, I've submitted the same creative writing story to five contests. I
The Nineteenth Amendment is identical to the, except that the Nineteenth prohibits the denial of suffrage because of sex and the Fifteenth because of "race, color, or previous condition of servitude". Colloquially known as the "Anthony Amendment", it was first introduced in the by Republican Senator of California. Sargent, who had met and befriended Anthony on a train ride in 1872, was a dedicated women's suffrage advocate. He had frequently attempted to insert women's suffrage provisions into unrelated bills, but did not formally introduce a constitutional amendment until January 1878. Stanton and other women testified before the Senate in support of the amendment. The proposal sat in a committee until it was considered by the full Senate and rejected in a 16 to 34 vote in 1887. A
Are you drinking enough water with your medicine? Not drinking enough water with your pills can cause stomach ulcers. How do you know whether you are taking enough water with your medications? Doctors usually tell patients to take a full glass of water with the tablets and capsules, but some of us are guilty of turning a deaf year to that advice. Just having a few sips or simply swallowing the pills without water could not be a very wise thing to do says Dr Pradip Shah, HOD, Fortis Hospital, Mumbai. Why do we take water with medicines? Б is a vehicle for tablets. And many tablets are water soluble,Б says Dr Shah. Water aids in the movement of the tablet from your mouth to your stomach, without letting it get stuck anywhere. It also reduces hazards by sending the tablet down your
Once you've selected several schools that interest you, ask the admissions office for application forms and make sure that you: Fill them out carefully. Look for application instructions in the school's catalog and follow them exactly. Make copies of everything you submit. Wait two to six weeks for a response to each application. When you apply for admission to a college, you will need to pull a lot of pieces together: High School Transcript : Most colleges will require a copy of your high school transcript. You can request this be sent to the college(s) you are interested in through your high school's office or your school counselor. Application Fee : You might have to pay an application fee (anywhere from $20-$75). If you can't afford it, talk to an admissions counselor at the college
The specter of disease and infestation by pests is constant, even with bonsai. Especially vulnerable when kept outside, bonsai can develop infections such as root rot and brown leaf spot, which can turn leaves brown. Prune away fungal infections if the browning occurs on only on a small portion. If the infection is advanced, destroy the plant and sterilize the soil. ...
A spouse s infidelity can destroy a marriage. Upwards of 40 percent of married couples are impacted by infidelity. Despite this large percentage who cheat, most will say that cheating is wrong. You may never truly know why your spouse was unfaithful. Your spouse may never truly understand it either. Individual reasons, such as a character or personality train Relationship reasons, such as relationship dissatisfaction Situational reasons, such as being in a situation that puts one at risk for cheating given a prime opportunity Many people cheat after frustration in their marriage. The spouse has made several attempts to solve the problem to no avail. Or, the individual lacks the skill set to communicate feelings and needs that precipitate infidelity. ...
A lot of what we do in our daily lives is based on common sense, what we have learnt from others or what we have learnt through personal experience or observation. But sometimes common sense is not the best approach and sometimes there are conflicting theories about what is best or what works in a particular situation. Moreover, what works in one situation or for one condition might be ineffective or even dangerous in another, or when combined with other measures. Common sense approaches may overlook the impact of external factors which may contribute to what is observed. Even in the domain of healthcare, there are gaps in knowledge, theories about how something might work better and ideas for improvement. As healthcare professionals cannot afford to take risks, research is needed. For,
The term 'usability' originated in the early 1980s and referred to characteristics of a product or service that made it more user-friendly. Other definitions of usability have been handed down since then, all focused on the effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction by which a consumer interacts and relates to a product. Web usability, then, must be focused on how efficient and effective a website is and how easily a user can access the desired information to lead to a satisfactory result. Is your website user-friendly? Think about these elements of the last website you visited: Was the information presented clearly? Were important features easily located? Could you access the website on a variety of devices or web browsers? Were you able to complete your desired action, such as a
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What Are Symptoms of Gout? The large joint at the base of the big toe (first metatarsalphylangeal joint) is the most common site for a gout attack, however, any other joint can be affected. Most commonly other joints affected are the ankles, knees, wrists, fingers, and elbows. Patients with gout attacks suffer a rapid onset of pain in the affected joint followed by swelling, redness, and severe tenderness. ...