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2013-10-31 23:35:33

The Pinnacle Schools in Huntsville, AL is featured in Inc. Magazine’s 2nd annual Hire Power Awards which recognizes private businesses that have generated the most jobs from January 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. Hutnsville, Alabama (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The Pinnacle Schools in Huntsville, AL is featured in Inc. Magazine’s 2nd annual Hire Power Awards which recognizes private businesses that have generated the most jobs from January 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. According to Inc....

2013-10-29 15:52:31

Injuries may put athletes at risk for long-term back problems Lower back injuries are the third most common injuries suffered in athletes under age 18, according to a study presented by Loyola University Medical Center sports medicine physician Neeru Jayanthi, MD. Many injuries are severe enough to sideline young athletes for one-to-six months, and put them at future risk for long-term back problems. Jayanthi presented findings Oct. 28 at the American Academy of Pediatrics National...

2013-10-26 23:02:26

Academic Support Combined With Mental Health Treatment Provides Balance For Students Malibu, California (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 According to figures from the academic sector, approximately 3 million gifted students are currently enrolled in schools throughout the United States. While all teens and adolescents face an increasing number of social and internal emotional challenges, those with greater than average intelligence and abilities are often confronted with their own unique set of...

2013-10-23 23:24:51

Teen magazine, iaam.com, the Teen Entertainment and Life Skills Multimedia Network, is a positive and inspiring platform for teens and their peers to be successful in life. Teens, and their friends and family, are invited to join #CelebrateMyDrive with StateFarm and Kelly Clarkson and commit to safe driving too! Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Safe driving matters to iaam.com. Teens driving safely is an important part of the destination to success, especially knowing that car...

2013-10-22 23:26:52

PMBC Group, a full service public relations firm is pleased to announce a new client relationship with social discovery app Anomo, based on the shared understanding that who you meet drastically affects your life path. Anomo is revolutionizing how people meet and socialize, ensuring that people meet the people they need while making social interactions more efficient and entertaining. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 PMBC Group, a full service public relations firm is pleased to...

Regular Exercise Cognitive Benefits For Teens
2013-10-22 13:51:33

[ Watch the Video: Teenagers' Grades Could Benefit From Regular Exercise ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the physical benefits of regular activity are well known and widely publicized, some research has found that there are cognitive benefits to regular exercise as well. In a new study published Tuesday in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, UK researchers found an increase in regular exercise is linked to improved academic performance amongst teens....

2013-10-21 23:02:01

Representatives of 10 grantee programs participating in a two-year initiative, “Improving Understanding of Adolescent Vaccination through Innovative Local Public Health Demonstration Projects,” gathered at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center last week to discuss strategies and tactics for increasing adolescent immunization rates for a range of vaccines important for teens and young adults, including human papillomavirus, meningococcal, influenza, and Tdap (tetanus,...

2013-10-18 13:19:25

While consumption of soda and other sugary drinks among young children in California is starting to decline, a new study released today shows an alarming 8 percent spike among adolescents, the biggest consumers of these beverages. Based on interviews with more than 40,000 California households conducted by the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), the study, "Still Bubbling Over: California Adolescents Drinking More Soda and Other Sugar-Sweetened Beverages," provides a comprehensive...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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