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Don't Call Me a Sufferer

(2) Comments | Posted November 11, 2012 | 6:00 PM

My name is Helena, and I have multiple sclerosis, this does NOT make me an MS sufferer. Sure, I do suffer from it from time to time but I really do not wish to be defined by it.

Multiple sclerosis is the most common disease of the central...

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The Importance of Ada Lovelace Day

(3) Comments | Posted October 15, 2012 | 7:00 PM

Have you heard about Ada Lovelace? I know what you are thinking, but no not Linda Lovelace the pornstar. No, Ada Lovelace the world's first computer programmer. Yes, I am serious; the first computer programmer was indeed a woman. The female geek in the making was born in 1815 to...

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