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Senior couple going for a walk with dog
2014-08-27 07:01:00

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Pets are our companions, our friends and our caregivers. They are good for our mental well-being, but what about our physical well-being? A new study from the University of Liverpool indicates that the well-being of both the pet and the owner could be improved with education and pet-friendly facilities. The study, published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, suggests that communities invest in...

2014-08-26 23:17:24

American author to present new take on ADHD, ADD, Autism and OCD. Perth, Austrailia (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Gary Douglas, one of the three authors of the new book "Would you teach a fish to climb a tree?", is coming to Perth to give a class on how to have a different perspective on children with labelled behavioural difficulties. The class will take place on September 18 at the Ibis Hotel in Northbridge. Douglas is the founder of self-help organisation Access Consciousness, a...

2014-08-26 23:17:09

Harrison County now has a total of 30 AWE Early Literacy Stations™— which provide computer skills, school readiness, and early learning fun for young children— throughout its library system. Chester, PA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Harrison County Library System in Gulfport, Miss., has added nine new Early Literacy Stations™ to its library system. They are all Bilingual Spanish editions. With the addition of these nine AWE Early Literacy Station touchscreen computers, the Harrison...

2014-08-26 23:16:01

Bullying continues to be a hot topic for school communities. New violence prevention materials are now available to help administrators, teachers and parents give their students the understanding of what bullying is, and what they can do to stop it. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The back-to-school bell has rung! Each school year finds school administrators, parent groups, community organizations and mental health agencies increasing their focus on improving school climate and...

2014-08-26 23:12:47

Top Online Massage Chair Store Emassagechair Wants to Help People Relax in Recognition of National Relaxation Day Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 National Relaxation Day, which took place on August 15th, is focused on helping people take a step back and relax. There’s no question that many people live in an increasingly fast paced world, which at times it can seem overwhelming. People are well adapted to handling stress, mainly because it helps us take on many of life’s...

2014-08-26 23:08:54

Pwnit! Unveils New Video Starring Jessica Chobot – Watch, Vote, and Win! Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Pwnit! (http://www.pwnit.com), the greatest online video sharing platform for gamers, is excited to debut a new video that shows players how to participate and win. Starring industry veteran and popular Nerdist.com host, Jessica Chobot, the video gives gamers a more in-depth look into the new social platform while providing tips. Jessica demonstrates how easy it is for...

2014-08-26 23:02:08

The Ultimate Abuse Definition, a Guide Released Today by NoBullying- http://nobullying.com/abuse-definition/. London, UK (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Abuse comes in many different forms and formats, it is essential for parents, educators and caregivers to understand the true abuse definition to help victims realize whether they have been abused or not. NoBullying releases today the ultimate guide to abuse definition. The simple definition of abuse is any action that is done by one person...

2014-08-26 23:00:52

Dr. Christopher Willard, a leader in the field of mindfulness and young people, will offer a special retreat on September 27 at Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley in Easthampton, MA. Easthampton, MA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley welcomes Dr. Christopher Willard to lead a retreat on "Nurturing Mindfulness in Young People". Parents, educators, and others who work with children are invited to attend on September 27, 2014 from...

2014-08-26 12:33:46

DENVER, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LoveAnimals.org, an innovative nonprofit crowdfunding site focused solely on supporting animal projects, today announced that Halo, Purely for Pets, Ellen DeGeneres' natural pet food company, has become the site's founding sponsor. Crowdfunding has changed the way people support the causes and projects they care about. Now, it's easy to donate to non-profit efforts, help launch commercial inventions, back artists and more. LoveAnimals.org has...

2014-08-26 12:27:04

Five New Teams Set To Compete For $50,000 Grand Prize In Series Premiere October 5th NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halloween Wars returns to Food Network for its fourth season, premiering Sunday, October 5(th) at 9pm ET/PT. Witness five teams, consisting of a pumpkin carving expert, a cake decorator, and sugar artist, as they battle it out over four episodes to create heart-stopping Halloween-themed displays, guaranteed to scare the daylights out of viewers. Hosted by...


Latest Human behavior Reference Libraries

Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2007-05-21 07:48:59

The Orbicular batfish (Platax orbicularis) is a popular aquarium fish endemic to tropical waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Its body is almost disc-shaped, and very thin; the tail, about 20% of the body length, is fan-shaped and taller than it is long. Males can grow to up to 19.69 in (50 cm) in length, though aquarium specimens are generally much shorter. In the wild, the Orbicular Batfish is found in brackish or marine waters, usually around reefs, at depths from 16.4 to 98.43 ft...

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2007-04-10 14:17:18

The Pearlscale is a breed of fancy goldfish which is commonly stocked in the aquarium trade. It has a short round body, and its noted feature (as the name suggests) is the white domed scales which rise out of the body slightly, glittering in the aquarium lights. This appearance is due to extra calcified scale material building up in the center of each scale. A variant of this breed with head growth is quite common and known as the Crown Pearlscale. It is a highly sociable fish (like all...

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2007-04-10 14:06:21

A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...

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