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2014-09-24 12:30:08

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is astatement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: The Pennsylvania Legislature and Governor Tom Corbett have delivered a big win for Philadelphia's kids and health by enacting legislation that clears the way for Philadelphia to implement a $2 per pack tax on cigarettes. The cigarette tax is both a health and financial win for Philadelphia. The evidence is clear that increasing the price...

2014-09-24 12:27:38

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Fantasy Leagues, an online daily and season long fantasy sports operator, today announced that it has closed on an investment in its business from the private equity firm International Investment and Underwriting, (IIU) founded by Dermot Desmond. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135003 This investment marks the entry of one of the world's most prominent businessmen in both sport and gaming into the burgeoning fantasy...

2014-09-24 08:25:46

Audience Entertainment and Screenvision Bring Interactivity to the Movies with the truth® campaign Hitting 100 Screens Across the Country NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Movie audiences across the country will now be able to physically interact with content on the movie screen. Audience Entertainment, the innovative entertainment technology company leading the charge into big screen interactive, today announced an alliance with Screenvision and the installation of Audience...

2014-09-23 23:13:19

Conscious Counselor explains in a recent video the true way of how a person can get grounded. This video is for everyone and especially important for men as it increases your masculine energy, giving you direction and focus, which is what is attractive to the ladies. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 It is said that there are seven different points of energy, which create balance and flow through the body. These points of energies are called chakras. In a new video released by...

2014-09-23 23:13:02

Supply Side Editor’s Choice Award for Animal Nutrition would be the tenth overall for Clear Conscience Pet®, the manufacturer of CleanLabel™ natural pet treats and SuperGravy® pet food toppers. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 For the third straight year, Clear Conscience Pet has been named a Finalist for the Supply Side Editor’s Choice Award for Animal Nutrition. The family-owned pet nutrition company was the first winner when the award was created by Virgo...

2014-09-23 23:11:01

Weekend event at Camp Pendleton, CA welcomed back those grieving the loss of a service member for a special program of comfort and support. (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 On Sunday, September 14, 2014, there was a day of hope, healing, and fun in the sun at Camp Pendleton's Del Mar Beach, hosted by Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS). Assisting TAPS in putting on this first ever “Family Reunion,” Military Connection CEO Debbie Gregory invited her friends at Southwest...

2014-09-23 23:04:09

Open Books is proud to announce the launch of StoryPort, a new venture to connect educators, students, and the power of writing. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Open Books, the award-winning nonprofit social venture devoted to transforming lives through literacy, today announced an initiative to help expand its popular writing programs nationwide. The new project, a for-profit company called StoryPort, empowers K-12 students to create stories of all kinds, educators to connect...

2014-09-23 23:00:56

The global market is consolidated in nature, wherein the top five players account for more than 60%–65% of the market share. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/animal-parasiticide-market-258895412.html (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 The “Animal Parasiticides Market by Product (Endoparasiticides, Ectoparasiticides, Endectocides, Oral Liquids, Tablets, Injectable, Sprays, Pour On, Spot On, Collars, Ear Tags), Animal (Dogs, Cats, Cattle, Pigs, Sheep & Goats) - Global...

2014-09-23 16:27:47

Young adults encouraged to end their "bad relationship" with smoking OTTAWA, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada and the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) have launched the second tour of Break It Off, a joint tobacco cessation, awareness and outreach campaign aimed at young Canadians. This tour is part of the Government of Canada's multi-year $4.8 million investment to help young adults quit smoking and stay smoke-free. Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health, Eve Adams...

2014-09-23 16:22:54

Annie Zipfel, senior vice president of Marketing; Julie Averill, vice president of Information Technology; Mark Stoddard, vice president of Planning, Inventory Management and Operations SEATTLE, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At REI's annual leadership conference, a gathering of leaders representing 135 stores and all headquarters divisions, company president and CEO Jerry Stritzke announced that Annie Zipfel has been promoted to senior vice president of Marketing. This follows the...


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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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.