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2014-10-22 08:25:30

SHORT HILLS, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This article is by Nate Herpich on behalf of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center (PRC). The PRC is a national resource which provides a road map of complimentary services and programs to empower individuals living with paralysis. In October 2012, Hurricane Sandy leveled Liz Treston's city of Long Beach, New York, and many of its residents were there to witness the carnage. The year before, a...

2014-10-21 23:13:13

Public swimming pools have specific injuries that come up regularly during a lifeguard's shift. Lifeguard Master has introduced first aid kits specifically designed for public swimming pools. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Pool first aid kits can be some of the most important tools a lifeguard keeps with them. In an emergency, this kit will be at the front line and what the lifeguard will grab first. Many items in a first aid kit are use to treat a victim in an emergency....

2014-10-20 23:06:07

SchoolDude Recognizes America’s Safe Schools Week with New School Safety Research and Infographic Cary, NC (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 In recognition of America’s Safe Schools Week, October 19-25, SchoolDude, a leading provider of operations management solutions, today launched a new third-party research study. The results of the K-12 and higher education administrator survey are highlighted in a coordinating infographic: Safety & Crisis Planning in Today’s Schools: Overcoming the...

2014-10-17 16:21:57

VANCOUVER, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Goldgroup Mining Inc. ("Goldgroup" or the "Company") (TSX:GGA, OTC:GGAZF, BMV SIX:GGAN.MX) today announced that Donald R Siemens has resigned for personal reasons as a non-executive director of the Company. Goldgroup would like to thank him for his service and wishes him well. About Goldgroup Goldgroup is a Canadian-based gold production, development, and exploration Company with significant upside in a portfolio of projects in Mexico,...

2014-10-17 08:25:35

Legacy Food Storage, Others See 300 Percent Increase in Demand; Offers Five Tips to Help Prepare For Any Emergency SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers are stocking up on food and other emergency supplies due to concerns about a potential Ebola outbreak in the United States. In the last three weeks, Legacy Food Storage has seen a 300 percent increase in demand over the same three-week period last year - and the company isn't alone....

2014-10-14 16:28:12

Dr. Meika Roberson: Chief Medical Officer and Chief of Emergency Medicine at CarePoint Health - Hoboken University Medical Center HOBOKEN, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Ebola outbreak continues, CarePoint Health's multiple hospitals remain vigilant for any potential cases. Dr. Meika Roberson, Chief Medical Officer and Chief of Emergency Medicine at CarePoint Health - Hoboken University Medical Center, has extensive training and experience in Hospital Incident...

2014-10-14 08:41:17

Software will be used for emergency preparedness and response operations HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- German Federal Police, one of Europe's largest police forces, has selected Intergraph(®) Planning & Response to manage planned and unplanned major events. The software integrates seamlessly with the agency's existing Intergraph computer-aided dispatch (I/CAD) suite and facilitates effective support and analysis for emergency preparedness and response...

2014-10-14 08:41:01

BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buffalo Computer Graphics' DisasterLAN (DLAN) incident management software has been sold to emergency management offices and private industries throughout the United States since 2002. In 2009, Niagara Region Ontario adopted DLAN in order to better facilitate emergency response and cross-border coordination with Erie County, NY. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141013/151711LOGO Based upon this success and the company...

2014-10-09 08:29:46

GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 30, 2014, KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) will release earnings for the second fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2014 and hold a conference call to discuss the earnings release at 9:00 AM (EDT) on that date. The call will last approximately one hour. To access the call via telephone, participants in the United States should dial 1-800-416-8033, and participants outside the United States should dial 1-706-643-0979....

2014-10-07 12:23:19

New Sesame Street Resources Seek to Help Families Develop an Emergency Plan Together NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2013, more than 85 nationally declared emergencies including hurricanes, tornados, floods and fires were recorded, and yet, according to a national survey, 60% of families in the U.S. do not have any emergency plan. In response, Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street, has partnered with PSEG Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Public...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.