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  • By the numbers: Flu vaccine prevents the flu

    By the numbers: Flu vaccine prevents the flu

    Nov. 15, 2017 - A visit to a doctor in the fall will most likely include a question. Has the patient received his or her annual flu vaccine yet? Reflect on the facts. The vaccine prevents millions of cases of influenza, millions of medical visits, and thousands of hospitalizations.

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  • Sullivan Brothers: a legacy of sacrifice, service and loyalty

    Sullivan Brothers: a legacy of sacrifice, service and loyalty

    Nov. 7, 2017 - Kelly Sullivan is a teacher and a mother. She spends her days guiding and nurturing the next generation. She is also the granddaughter of Albert Sullivan. He was one of the five Sullivan brothers killed together on Nov. 13, 1942 when their ship, the USS Juneau, sank during the Battle of Guadalcanal during WWII. Kelly is carrying on their legacy of sacrifice, service, and loyalty. The 75th anniversary of their ultimate sacrifice is next Monday. Learn about the Sullivan brothers, the museum that honors them, and how Kelly and the U.S. Navy are keeping their story alive, inspiring young and old alike.

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  • By the numbers: Flu vaccine prevents the flu

    By the numbers: Flu vaccine prevents the flu

    Nov. 15, 2017 - A visit to a doctor in the fall will likely include a question. Has the patient received his or her flu vaccine yet? Reflect on the facts. The vaccine prevents millions of cases of influenza, millions of medical visits, and thousands of hospitalizations.

    Read More
  • Sullivan Brothers: a legacy of sacrifice, service and loyalty

    Sullivan Brothers: a legacy of sacrifice, service and loyalty

    Nov. 7, 2017 - Kelly Sullivan is a teacher and a mother. She spends her days guiding and nurturing the next generation. She is also the granddaughter of Albert Sullivan. He was one of the five Sullivan brothers killed together on Nov. 13, 1942. Their ship, the USS Juneau, sank during the Battle of Guadalcanal during WWII. Kelly is carrying on their legacy of sacrifice, service, and loyalty. The 75th anniversary of their ultimate sacrifice is next Monday. Learn about the Sullivan brothers and the museum that honors them. Kelly and the U.S. Navy are keeping their story alive, inspiring young and old alike.

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If the population of the United States is 320 million, what percent of that number is represented by the population of Ireland?
about 15 percent
about 5 percent
about 1.5 percent
 
 
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