Education News Archive - January 06, 2012

Called the "Silent Killer", Blood Pressure is now easy to monitor and recently released “My Blood Works” has a large spin dial for easy entry of data.

With about 10 percent of the US population admitting they struggle with pornography addiction, a new website -- overcomepornography.com -- prepares to meet the growing demand. LAS

Bobzio.com is sponsoring a campaign for all Americans to Do The Right Thing.

Sweet Retreat Guesthouse and Sugarworks is pleased to announce the completion of their authentic reproduction Conestoga Covered Wagon built by Vermont craftsmen.

SMOKEFREE can now proudly boast of achieving a record number of 5000+ satisfied customers.

Futures for Children is sponsoring a special photo exhibition by award winning photographer and author Kim Ashley, Bridging Two Worlds - Portraits of American Indian Youth.

The Mesothelioma Victims Center was created after a close family member was diagnosed with this incurable form of cancer.

The US Drug Watchdog says, "There are over 30,000 US citizens, who received a ASR DePuy hip implant, and tragically ASR DePuy hip implants are failing, or have failed at an unacceptably high

The Biology and Health Website EurekaMag.com publishes insights into all areas of biological science.

The Semi Truck Accident Victims Center is saying, "California, Texas, and Florida are the three most deadly states for fatalities for innocent passenger vehicle drivers involved in accidents

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'