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2014-10-28 23:00:37

Picking the right nursing shoe is critical for healthcare, dental and veterinary professionals. Uniform Advantage’s newest infographic outlines what factors determine the best choices for their work environment. Plantation, Florida (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Uniform Advantage recently released their latest infographic titled "Happy Feet = Happy Healthcare Professionals." One quarter of a person’s bones are in their feet, and when they are out of alignment, so is the rest of...

2014-10-28 16:28:14

Longitudinal Studies Will Focus on Health Benefits of Humans Interacting with Nature, Animals in Built Community ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The UCF College of Medicine received a $1 million donation Tuesday from the Harmony Institute to research whether living in a community that encourages interaction between residents, animals and nature improves public health. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141028/155019 The Harmony Institute inspired the creation of the town of...

2014-10-28 16:26:59

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Generous, kind and philanthropic are three words that accurately describe the participants of Victory Living Programs' Adult Day Training (ADT) Program. Known for helping those in need, this group of individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities leaped into action to make the lives of needy children in Guatemala a little brighter. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141028/154853 Most recently, they spent...

2014-10-28 12:26:51

Discovering Your True Worth will be available nationwide on November 18 TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DG Publishing announces the upcoming release of Discovering Your True Worth: Awakening New Possibilities by Rev. Dr. Gordon Van Namee. An extraordinary guide that presents a Christ-centered approach to finding true worth, Discovering Your True Worth will be available where fine books are sold on November 18, 2014. In Discovering Your True Worth, Van Namee, a...

2014-10-28 08:32:07

Inc. 5000 Agency Adds Dunkin' Donuts South Florida to its Growing Portfolio HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fish Consulting, LLC, a national communications firm specializing in franchise public relations and marketing, announced today an expanded partnership with Dunkin' Donuts. After more than seven years of successfully promoting franchise development for the brand, Fish is expanding its responsibilities to build consumer awareness for Dunkin' Donuts across South...

2014-10-28 08:29:23

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pexip, a Norway-based company that makes it possible for enterprises to provide simple, high-quality, and cost-effective videoconferencing to everyone within an organization, has selected InGear as its exclusive media relations agency. Effective immediately, InGear will work with the company to raise awareness of its Pexip Infinity(TM) scalable meeting platform within the unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) space....

2014-10-28 08:23:27

Popular Caribbean ports Tortola, British Virgin Islands and Martinique take center stage CELEBRATION, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney Cruise Line introduces two popular Caribbean destinations -- Tortola, British Virgin Islands and Martinique -- into the lineup of favorite tropical itineraries for early 2016. The return to the homeport of San Juan, Puerto Rico brings a new itinerary that includes Martinique. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141027/154683 From the...

2014-10-28 00:30:11

Residential Download Speeds of Up to 150 Mbps Available in December 2014 with Up to 300 Mbps Coming in Early 2015 ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting in December 2014, Bright House Networks will increase speeds on its most popular high speed data (HSD) Internet packages, offering download speeds of up to 150 Mbps for new and existing customers. Bright House Networks Standard Internet will move from 10 Mbps to 15 Mbps; Lightning 30 Mbps to 35 Mbps; Lightning 60 Mbps...

2014-10-27 23:11:27

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging accounting, or medical billing managers to call them at 866-714-6466 if they have well documented proof a hospital, or a large medical practice group is upcoding Medicare, or Medicaid bills in order to get unjust compensation from the government. As the Corporate Whistleblower Center would like to explain to a potential whistleblower, these types of practices are a nationwide problem as evidenced by a recent Justice Department settlement....

2014-10-27 23:10:59

Owners of Port Scooters have unveiled a newly designed website for their business. The mobile-friendly site displays a streamlined layout, making it easy for consumers to navigate the website and rent a scooter in Cocoa Beach, FL. Cocoa Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Port Scooters recently released a new website for customers looking to request the company’s scooter rentals. With an appealing design and original content, the website is easy to browse from a home computer or mobile...


Latest Florida Reference Libraries

Sand Pine, Pinus clausa
2014-04-14 10:28:55

Sand Pine (Pinus clausa) is found along the Florida coasts line mainly the Florida Peninsula from Tampa to Naples on the Gulf Coast and from St. Augustine to Fort Lauderdale on the Atlantic Coast. Some trees can be found in higher elevations of the peninsula from Clay County to Lake Okeechobee. The sand pine grows best in sandy and otherwise unsuitable soil depleted of any nutrients. The sand pine is a short and shrubby tree, which grows to heights of 16-33 feet with some growing to 69...

Ocala National Forest
2014-01-20 10:22:39

Ocala National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Florida. This forest, established in 1908, encompasses 430,447 acres and is the oldest national forest east of the Mississippi River. It holds four designated wilderness areas including Billies Bay Wilderness and Juniper Prairie Wilderness. This forest receives millions of visitors each year, more than any other national forest within Mississippi. Ocala National Forest resides within the Florida sand...

Apalachicola National Forest
2013-11-01 10:37:21

The Apalachicola National Forest is the largest U.S. National Forest within the state of Florida. It encompasses 632,890 acres and is the only national forest located in the Florida Panhandle. The National Forest provides water and land-based outdoors activities such as swimming, hiking, hunting, fishing, horse-back riding, and off-road ATV usage. The forest contains two Wilderness Areas: Bradwell Bay Wilderness Area and Mud Swamp/New River Wilderness. There are also several special...

Florida Black Bear, Ursus americanus floridanus
2013-05-17 11:12:26

The Florida black bear (Ursus americanus floridanus) is a subspecies of the American black bear. It once held a range that included Florida and southern areas of Georgia and Alabama. Today it occurs in these areas and in southern Mississippi, but its range is now fragmented. This species prefers a habitat within forested areas like sand-pine scrub, wetlands, oak scrub, and upland hardwood forests. This is the only species of bear to prefer a subtropical habitat. The Florida black bear...

Dry Tortugas National Park
2013-04-18 12:21:11

Dry Tortugas National Park is located in the Gulf of Mexico in the United States. The park consists of a small chain of coral islands, comprising 64,701 acres, but only 104 acres of land. The islands are about seventy miles from Key West, Florida and comprise the far western portion of the Florida Keys. The first European explorer to visit the area was Juan Ponce de León, who named the islands the Tortugas after catching 160 sea turtles near them. The term “dry” is used to denote the...

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