The American Medical Association site offers Web editions of its various journals, a searchable list of some 65,000 licensed physicians in the U.S., an HIV/AIDS information center, links to good health Web sites and a catalogue of its books. http://www.ama-assn.org/
Thousands of people have used these sites for hundreds of ailments.
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Please be aware of the fact that Michael Roberts has, on various occasions, used the term "watered-down jazz." I totally disagree. There are traditional jazz moments of great music and traditions, commercial/mainstream jazz, jazz improvisations and, last but not least, avant-garde/progressive/free-form jazz. Suggested reading: The History of Jazz, by David L. Collier.
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