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2014-03-29 23:01:20

The symptoms of a transient ischemic attack (TIA) often go away on their own, but they are a warning that a person is at greatly increased risk for a true stroke. Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 The term mini-stroke is often used to describe transient ischemic attack (TIA), a type of stroke. The "mini" has led to a lot of confusion about the true severity of this condition, according to the March 2014 Harvard Women's Health Watch. "Because of what the term implies,...

2014-03-21 08:28:17

HBX CORe will teach the language of business to undergrads, non-business grad students and those early in their careers BOSTON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard Business School today announced the launch of HBX, a digital learning initiative aimed at broadening the School's reach and deepening its impact. In HBX the School has created an innovative platform to support the delivery of distinctive online business-focused offerings, including HBX CORe, a primer on the fundamentals...

2014-03-20 08:30:04

The Jeffrey Epstein VI Foundation puts its support behind Congress' largest bill for Melanoma. NEW YORK, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of Harvard's biggest investors, Jeffrey Epstein, and founder of Harvard's Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, has heralded congress' largest funding bill for melanoma research. The appropriations bill was for the Department of Defense's Peer-Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) in the amount of $25 million, and is devoted to research for...

2014-03-19 08:31:39

NEW YORK, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard Maintenance (www.harvardmaint.com) announces Karcher (www.karcher-usa.com) and Sealed Air (www.sealedair.com) as sponsors of the 20(th) Congress of World Federation of Building Service Contractors (WFBSC) (www.wfbsc2014.com), a bi-annual conference for the building service industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140319/NY85821LOGO The conference will be held in the United States for the first time in twenty years at The New...

2014-03-14 23:04:21

Preventing occasional back pain from becoming a chronic problem requires both physical and mental fitness. It is important to stay physically active, strengthen the muscles supporting the back, and maintain flexibility. Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 A man's spine can take a beating over the years. The occasional backache can blossom into chronic and potentially disabling low-back pain. But it doesn't have to be that way. Paying attention to the body and the mind can keep the...

2014-03-12 12:32:25

DALLAS, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Behringer Harvard Multifamily REIT I, Inc. (the REIT) announced today that construction has started on Cyan on Peachtree (Cyan), a new 329-unit luxury multifamily property with a prominent Peachtree Road address in the heart of the Buckhead office and entertainment district approximately five miles north of downtown Atlanta. The property will include a 23-story residential tower and an adjacent seven-level parking facility with controlled...

2014-03-12 08:30:38

The Jeffrey Epstein VI Foundation funds groundbreaking research to prevent Crohns and Colitis Disease. NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crohns and Colitis Disease is a chronic disease of the lower intestinal track, causing inflammation and a host of crippling symptoms from ulcers to intestinal rupture. The disease affects approximately 700,000 Americans and many more suffer from undiagnosed irritable bowel syndrome. To date, not much is known about the ultimate cause of...

2014-03-11 23:21:12

When people don't get enough sleep, their attention and concentration abilities decline. Their reaction time lengthens, they're inattentive, and they don't respond as well to environmental signals. Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Struggling with fuzzy thinking and a faltering memory? Try this rejuvenating and risk-free approach—sleeping more—to help burn away brain fog, reports the March 2014 Harvard Health Letter. "Poor sleep has an adverse impact on...

2014-03-04 23:21:22

"Superfoods" are rich in soluble fiber, antioxidants, and omega-3 fatty acids that can help keep your arteries clear. Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Myth or reality: eating certain superfoods can strengthen the heart and protect against heart attack and stroke? It's mostly just myth and wishful thinking, reports the March 2014 Harvard Heart Letter. There's no question that some foods are rich in nutrients that may help keep arteries clear and the heartbeat stable....

2014-03-04 16:24:24

Over the past year, the well-known science and Harvard philanthropist, Jeffrey Epstein, has put his substantial support behind Harvard's famous and oldest theatrical troupe, the Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770 NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past year, the well-known science and Harvard philanthropist, Jeffrey Epstein, has put his substantial support behind Harvard's famous and oldest theatrical troupe, the Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770. Up to now, The Jeffrey...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.