Can You Tell a Tansy from a Blunderbuss?
Everyone with a love of language and literature is aware that words have a lifespan that mirrors our own. They are born somewhere, they grow and change in both pronunciation and meaning, and eventually they either evolve or die.
7 ancient yet delightful words
Saving Babies' Lives on the Thailand-Burma Border
Along the border of Thailand, refugees fleeing violence in Burma struggle to survive. Work is hard to come by, food hard to procure, and good healthcare more vital than ever before. Infant mortality under these conditions are an appalling five times higher than the rest of Thailand. Luckily, the Mae Tao Clinic is there to help.
This important clinic is saving more than 2,000 innocent babies each year - like Aye Chan Aung.Read her story!