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2013-02-24 23:03:14

The founders of wall art company WOW Memories have announced they will be donating one of their pieces for auction at the Rita Hayworth Gala in Chicago and will be working together with the Alzheimer´s Foundation for their 2013 Illinois Action Summit. (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 The co-founders of the WOW Memories photo service have announced they will be participating in two different events in support of Alzheimer´s disease this Spring. The company has announced they will be...

Alzheimer's Disease Cases Will Triple By 2050: Thanks To Baby Boomers
2013-02-07 07:33:08

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Baby Boomers, those born in the post-World War II Era between 1946 and 1964, are on the doorstep of a major health crisis that is set to plague the US healthcare system in the coming years. A new study published Feb. 6 in the journal Neurology states that the number of people with Alzheimer´s disease will nearly triple in the next 40 years, placing a massive burden on society. This health crisis, due to the baby boom...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.