General News Archive - September 26, 2011

Austin fiberglass repair company, All Surface Renew, now offers a service that fixes even the most badly cracked fiberglass tub and shower floors.

More than 4,000 patients have received brachytherapy for prostate cancer since 1996

PCI DSS QSA Charles Denyer reveals his top 10 Challenges and Recommendations list regarding PCI compliance, which is a must-read for any merchant, service organization or any other entity involved

Author and Psychotherapist Jude Bijou presents, “How to Communicate Simply, Lovingly and Effectively” at Santa Barbara City College, Adult Education, October 22, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Water restoration provider says washing machines and dishwashers are prime sources for unwanted water leaks.

Tree care provider sees sharp increase in tree damage reports following recent severe weather. Atlanta

Roofing repair company sees spike in scam activity following major storms, warns storm victims to be cautious.

Environmental and Genetic Research are two of the key science categories covered by Sciencia.org - Science News, References and Resources.

Nadege Neim, a 28-year-old medical student, had her entire life in front of her. She had a bright future as a doctor, a loving husband, and was starting a family.

Many hearing aids wearers have negative feelings about the noise and discomfort they experience while wearing their hearing aids.

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.