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2014-01-23 12:25:42

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, announces Emmy Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris as the recipient of its 2014 Man of the Year Award. Harris joins Dame Helen Mirren, who was recently announced as their 2014 Woman of the Year. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/NY51484 ) The Man and Woman of the Year Awards are presented annually to performers who have made...

2014-01-17 23:03:42

Certain medications can reduce a woman's risk for developing breast cancer. Women at high risk for breast cancer should talk with their doctors about this strategy. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Many new and potent medicines to prevent breast cancer have become available in the past 20 years. Surprisingly, many women—even those at high risk for the disease—are not taking advantage of these medicines, according to an article in the January 2014 issue of the Harvard...

2014-01-14 23:20:33

The pain reliever acetaminophen is safe when used correctly, but people can become very ill or die if they take too much. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Cold, cough, and flu season is a good time to revisit the risks of acetaminophen, a medication found in many cold, cough, and flu remedies. Although billions of doses of acetaminophen are consumed safely every year, some people taking the drug end up in the emergency room or need hospitalization, and some die from acetaminophen...

2014-01-10 23:03:17

A daily low-dose aspirin can help stave off heart attacks and certain clot-caused strokes. But fewer than half of the people who could benefit from this drug take it, while many others take it when they shouldn't. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Aspirin is often hailed as a wonder drug, thanks to its ability to help stave off heart attacks and clot-caused strokes. But fewer than half of people who could benefit from a daily low-dose aspirin take it, while many others take it when...

2014-01-07 23:05:08

Two services help people remain in their homes longer. Home health care is temporary and is intended for people recovering from illness, injury, or surgery. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Living in your own home can be a challenge when you need help caring for yourself. For a growing number of aging and ailing Americans, living at home is made possible by having someone come to the home to provide care, reports the January 2014 Harvard Health Letter. "We always make an effort to...

2014-01-06 08:33:36

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for the coolest thing to do at this week's International Consumer Electronics Show in Fabulous Las Vegas? It's a meet-up with David Sofer, leader of the group of Harvard graduates that solved Baccarat the biggest game in history. To see their honored iPhone app for the unsolvable $3 trillion game! (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140106/PH40694-a )(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140106/PH40694-b ) Throughout CES...

2014-01-02 23:00:06

In the January-February 2014 edition of the Harvard Business Review an article was published on January 1st, “What Marketers Misunderstand About Online Reviews,” that provided a general outline of what to consider when pursuing marketing strategies via online reviews. In response, 5StarControl.com adapts the information into a formula for generating a marketing plan through Yelp online reviews. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) January 02, 2014 The January-February 2014 volume of the Harvard...

2013-12-24 23:19:47

Following the December 2013, rerelease of the Harvard Health Publications’ article, entitled “Hemorrhoids and What To Do About Them,” Hemorrhoid Treatment Group revealed the newest possible treatment options for hemorrhoids. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Hemorrhoid Treatment Group released an article discussing the newest hemorrhoid treatment options available in traditional medicine. This article came on the heels of the December 2013 rerelease of the July 2004 Harvard...

2013-12-17 23:27:11

Harvard Diggins Library in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books launches Zinio, a digital magazine service offering multi-user access to popular publications. Harvard, IL (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Harvard Diggins Library (Harvard, IL), in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries. Awarded Best New Database of 2012 by Library Journal, Zinio is the world’s largest newsstand, offering...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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