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11/03/2018 – Stephen Lewis Exhibit: Not in Anyone’s Backyard

The Exhibit:   They say that those who forget history are doomed to repeat its mistakes. This exhibit helps answer a current, pressing issue about immigration and refugees. In many cases it can be attributed to US intervention in their home countries. This exhibit may provide some insight to this …

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11/03/2018 – Newburyport Art Association: Fall Weekend Workshop: Advanced Encaustic Painting, with Amy Vander Els

This hands on studio workshop will offer participants a deeper understanding of encaustic painting through color mixing, translucency and layering, texturizing, paint application and mark-making techniques, as well as encaustic monotype printing.  Students are encouraged develop and explore their personal ideas and visual vocabulary on multiple panels or on a …

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11/03/2018 – ArtWalk Saturdays

Join us for special art events and the 2018 ArtWalk Saturdays! Be on the lookout for Pup-Up Events and other special programming throughout the year. Each ArtWalk is self-guided, free and open to the public. Galleries will showcase special exhibitions, artist demos, lectures, tours and some of the finest visual …

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11/03/2018 – Newburyport Art Association: An Artist’s Talk: Jeff Briggs – The Greenway Carousel & The Fox

Sculptor Jeff Briggs is best known as the designer, sculptor and art director of The Greenway Carousel Boston. His presentation features the creative process used in the development of one of the Greenway Carousel characters – the Fox. The presentation consists of a brief introduction to himself and The Greenway Carousel. Next, …

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11/03/2018 – Maudslay State Park Association Stone House Fundraiser & Silent Auction

T his stone cottage at the center of Maudslay’s formal gardens is underutilized and deteriorating, but with your help we intend to return it to its former glory. Please join us for passed hors d’oeurves, wine, and craft beers from Riverwalk Brewing Company to discuss the history and future of …

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11/03/2018 – Pennies’ Music for Change Fundraiser Featuring The Chicken Slacks

Don’t miss The Chicken Slacks on stage, in a rare Newburyport performance, at Pennies for Poverty’s Music for Change fundraiser on November 3rd at the Elks Lodge in Newburyport. The Chicken Slacks, a popular 7-piece R&B band based in Boston, are known for energetic, non-stop music inspired by classic STAX, …

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Meta-Analysis: Do Electroencephalographic Biomarkers Predict Treatment Response in Depression?

The meta-analysis consisted of a review of 53 articles covering 57 distinct biomarkers.

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Education, Inflammation Predict Cognitive Performance in Bipolar Disorder

Researchers set out to examine how bipolar disorder affects cognitive performance across a variety of clinical parameters.

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FDA-Approved Test Provides Pharmacogenetic Reports Directly to Consumers

The 23andMe Personal Genome Service Pharmacogenetic Reports test can detect 33 variants for multiple genes, corresponding to more than 50 commonly prescribed medications and over-the-counter products.

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Healthcare Professionals Have Key Role in Advocating for Better Food Procurement System

Systemic interventions are needed to address the “broad spectrum” of issues and challenges facing the food system in the United States.

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Steps to Improve Nutritional Counseling in Clinical Practice

The modern American diet is widely recognized as a major determinant of morbidity and mortality.