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From an article by Haroon Siddiqui, “Saudis work to define themselves”, Toronto Star, February 8, 2001, A26: Dr. Ali Abdullah Al-Daffa is professor of mathematics at the King Fahd University in Dhahran, author of 33 books and winner of an … Continue reading

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Touch and Heart II

At nine months of age, our younger daughter was subject to a heart catheterization, to determine the nature and extent of her heart problems. One of the risks that we were made aware of was the possibility of oxygen deprivation. … Continue reading

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