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2013-03-20 23:00:53

How healthy offerings drive profitability is pitch at Franchising Conference in Las Vegas. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 Sticking to a diet doesn´t mean you have to give up a sweet frozen treat. In fact, Zinga! Frozen Yogurt is helping celebrate National Nutrition Month® in March by reminding consumers and potential franchisees alike that its basic self serve offerings promote weight loss, as reported in a Harvard study. Here´s how a typical Zinga! Frozen Yogurt...

2013-03-05 23:03:48

Qustodio, a leading parental control software start-up, announced that it has successfully closed a $1 million seed round of funding. Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 Qustodio, a leading parental control software start-up, announced that it has successfully closed a $1 million seed round of funding. Although the company has been around for less than a year, Qustodio already has a fully operational product that is downloadable for Windows and Android, with a Mac version coming at the...

2013-02-27 23:01:21

Serving as a prequel to Dr. Suzanne M. Miller´s global best-selling ℠The Medical School Admissions Guide´, ℠How to be Pre-Med: A Harvard MD´s Medical School Preparation Guide for Students and Parents´ describes the pre-med route from start to finish using Dr. Miller´s Six Buckets model. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2013 The pre-med journey is easily the most competitive academic path in the U.S. Millions of undergraduate students start out as...

Computer Tablet Application Developed That Could Rapidly Assess Neuromuscular Performance At The Bedside
2013-02-07 16:49:31

Wyss Institute at Harvard [ Watch The Video ] Doctors routinely track their patients' hand-eye coordination to monitor any neuromuscular deficits, particularly as patients age or when they are injured -- but the tests they have been using to track this kind of information may be subjective and qualitative. Researchers at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston (BIDMC),...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.