Nobelinstituttet venter som vanlig fullt hus
1934: Arthur Henderson * 1933: Norman Angell * 1932: Ingen pris * 1931: Jane Addams og Nicholas Murray Butler * 1930: Lars Olof Jonathan Söderblom * 1929: Frank Billings Kellogg * 1928: Ingen pris * 1927: Ferdinand Édouard Buisson og Ludwig Quidde
Women who had gastric bypass more likely to deliver dangerously underweight babies
Women who undergo gastric bypass surgery for weight loss have a higher risk of delivering dangerously underweight babies. The operation is thought to be one of the only effective ways for people with severe obesity to lose weight and stay trim. It ...
Rutherford H. Platt: Why Jane Addams' moral compass is needed today
In 1931, Addams was the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize (shared with Nicholas Murray Butler). Hull House was well represented in the New Deal by such Addams disciples as Frances Perkins, Harold Ickes, and Rex Tugwell.
Born Sept. 6: Jane Addams
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Social activist and author Jane Addams, who shared the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931 with peace activist Nicholas Murray Butler, was born Sept. 6, 1860, in Cedarville, Ill. Addams' life was devoted to helping the poor, and she founded Hull House in Chicago ...