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2014-06-05 13:26:38

University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences If you're depressed, don't get enough exercise or have high blood pressure, you may find yourself complaining more about memory problems, even if you're a young adult, according to a new UCLA study. UCLA researchers and the Gallup organization polled more than 18,000 people about their memory and a variety of lifestyle and health factors previously shown to increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. They found that many...

2013-11-26 23:30:57

Gallup research shows that bad managers are costing the U.S. an estimated $550 billion annually and that 70% of all employees are not actively engaged at work which puts 70 million jobs at risk of extinction. The launch of Greg L. Alston's new book. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 The Gallup organization recently published, State of the American Workplace. "This latest report provides insights into what leaders can do to improve employee engagement and performance in...

2011-07-29 13:19:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) and Catholic Charities of Gallup, NM, are assisting victims of the recent Wallow Fire across eastern Arizona and western New Mexico. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081008/CCUSALOGO) The wildfire, which burned over 500,000 acres of land throughout the month of June, displaced over 3,000 victims, many of whom are still rebuilding their homes and lives. "The damage is devastating," says...

2011-04-18 11:00:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Alltel customers joining AT&T* are seeing a change as AT&T expanded its service in Northern New Mexico.(1) Beginning April 10, AT&T rebranded Alltel to AT&T in McKinley, Rio Arriba, San Juan, and Taos Counties--which includes the cities of Farmington, Espanola, and Gallup--and began introducing AT&T's exciting lineup of products and services to these customers. Since its acquisition of the Alltel wireless...

2010-11-23 13:06:00

The latest Silatech Index highlights the expectations of the Arab region's youth bulge to reach their economic potential WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A packed room of leaders from business, government, and civil society gathered in Washington, D.C., on November 17 for the release of the third edition of "The Silatech Index: Voices of Young Arabs." Based on nationally representative, semiannual polls of residents aged 15 to 29 throughout the Arab region, the report...

2010-10-25 05:00:00

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates and WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi and Gallup, the world's leading public opinion research firm, today announced their partnership to create an independent center for social research and analysis in Abu Dhabi. Building on Gallup's seminal work in the field of Muslim studies, the Abu Dhabi Gallup Center (ADGC) will offer unmatched research on the attitudes and aspirations of Muslims around the world. In...

2009-08-05 07:29:16

U.S. consumers indicated a seismic shift in optimism about the economy's future in the first half of the year, researchers at Gallup said Wednesday. Twenty-seven percent of respondents to Gallup polls, on average, indicated the economy was improving in the first half of 2009, Gallup said. In contrast, for the same six months of 2008, only 13 percent indicated the economy was getting better. To illustrate the change, the most pessimistic state so far this year is Wyoming, where respondents...


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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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