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2014-09-17 23:14:27

The Freeslate Core Module 3 Reaction Screening System will be used to advance small molecule organic chemistry research objectives Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Freeslate, Inc., the leading provider of high throughput research solutions for drug development, today announced that Baylor University acquired a Freeslate Core Module 3 (CM3) Reaction Screening System to both support Baylor research interests and provide screening services to the Texas community. Freeslate’s high...

2014-09-10 08:30:41

Fundraising success has ripple effect throughout the community DALLAS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thanks to generous donor support, Baylor Health Care System Foundation has reached an extraordinary milestone, raising more than $500,000,000 since its inception in 1978. With an active annual donor base of individuals, foundations and corporate sponsors, the Foundation enjoys wide support from the Dallas philanthropic community. This remarkable achievement is...

2014-08-25 16:21:22

WACO, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Baylor University's new football stadium makes its debut in late August, not only will the views and football be fabulous, so will the food. Baylor University Athletics chose FUEL by SAVOR U as its official foodservice provider for the new football stadium and other on-campus athletic venues. The university division of SAVOR..., SAVOR U, was selected for its fresh ideas and a commitment to sustainable operations that embrace local...

2014-08-18 12:25:27

WACO, Texas, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baylor University, Baylor Athletics, Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR) and YinzCam today announced that the University's new $260 million on-campus McLane Stadium, with a capacity of 45,000, has been outfitted with a robust Wi-Fi network and custom mobile applications that will enhance the in-game fan experience like never before. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140818/136787 Officials from Baylor, Extreme Networks, technology integrator...

Prayer Doesn’t Ease Symptoms Of Anxiety-Related Disorders For Everyone
2014-08-15 03:05:42

Baylor University Whether the problem is health, enemies, poverty or difficulty with aging, “Take your burden to the Lord and leave it there,” suggested the late gospel musician Charles A. Tindley. But when it comes to easing symptoms of anxiety-related disorders, prayer doesn’t have the same effect for everybody, according to Baylor University research. What seemed to matter more was the type of attachment the praying individual felt toward God. According to the Baylor study,...

2014-06-23 12:33:44

122 Teams to Meet in Ekaterinburg, Russia, for the International Collegiate Programming Contest WACO, Texas, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The next generation of elite computer software engineers will meet in Ekaterinburg, Russia, on June 25 to compete in the 38(th) Annual World Finals of the IBM-sponsored (NYSE: IBM) ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC). Headquartered at Baylor University and known as the Battle of the Brains, the world's oldest and most...

2014-05-16 23:08:49

David Henry, Brad Rutledge, and Scott Riddle recently joined Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC as associate attorneys practicing in the firm’s litigation section. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC (KRCL) is pleased to announce that David Henry, Brad Rutledge, and Scott Riddle have joined the firm as associate attorneys practicing in the litigation section. David Henry practices in the litigation section in the Dallas office, focusing mostly on...

2014-04-01 14:33:26

Early strengthening activities can lead to a decrease in cardiometabolic health risks in children and adolescents, according to results of a new study by a Baylor University professor and a team of researchers. Until recently, treatment for adolescent obesity and associated health problems has focused mostly on diet modifications and aerobic exercise such as walking or swimming. But a recent research study appearing this month in Pediatrics by Paul M. Gordon, Ph.D., professor and chair...

Materialism And The Treadmill Of Consumption
2014-04-01 12:25:26

Baylor University People who are materialistic are more likely to be depressed and unsatisfied, in part because they find it harder to be grateful for what they have, according to a study by Baylor University researchers. The study — “Why are materialists less happy? The role of gratitude and need satisfaction in the relationship between materialism and life satisfaction” — appears in the journal Personality and Individual Differences. “Gratitude is a positive mood. It’s...

2014-03-03 23:00:51

OB/GYNs with WCWH now seeing patients at the Parkview Specialty Clinic in Mexia. Mexia, Texas (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Parkview Regional Hospital is pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Redman and Dr. Jeff Chancellor, both OB/GYN physicians with Waco Center for Women's Health, are now seeing patients in the Parkview Specialty Clinic in Mexia. Dr. Chancellor is a native of Waco and has practiced medicine in Central Texas since 2002. He attended Baylor University where he received his B.A....


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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.