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2014-08-08 23:08:02

Visit IDEAWorld booth #1343 to set up your free instructor profile, preview new personal training tools and enter for a chance to win a Runtastic Orbit fitness tracker. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 SweatGuru (http://www.sweatguru.com), the leading marketplace that connects people with fitness online, announced today the debut of its new instructor profiles and personal training tools, just in time for the 2014 IDEA World Fitness Convention. Designed to give fitness...

2014-08-08 23:07:39

Stage2Data, Canada's Premier Cloud Solution Provider, has announced that it has launched an online Business Continuity Assessment Tool available to businesses at no charge. Oakville, Ontario (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Jeff Collier, CEO of Stage2Data, announced today that his company has launched a simple, easy to use Business Continuity Assessment tool that is free to any business that needs to set a Disaster Recovery Plan in action. Collier addressed the launch event crowd saying,...

2014-08-08 23:01:44

In-demand comprehensive research report “Smoking Tobacco: Key Markets 2014” worked out by ERC is now available at MarketPublishers.com London, UK (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 The world smoking tobacco and cigarettes industry is one of the most profitable and deadliest industries worldwide. From 1997 to 2013, the Australian smoking tobacco industry grew by over 13.5%. In 2013, in spite of a remarkable decline in the tobacco products market in France, the country’s smoking tobacco industry...

2014-08-08 23:00:42

New Oakwood chaplain Shama Mehta knew she wanted to work in a mission-based environment where she could help other people. Mehta, a 30-year-old devout Hindu, wasn’t prepared for how the journey would impact her life for the better. Dearborn, MI (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Shama Mehta didn’t expect her life to change the day she interviewed for a volunteer services position at Oakwood Hospital – Dearborn. After being downsized from an administrative position with her previous employer,...

2014-08-08 16:23:03

FDA Should Close Gaps by Addressing Marketing and Flavors that Appeal to Kids WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In public comments jointly filed today, 24 leading public health and medical organizations called on the Food and Drug Administration to issue a final rule to regulate all tobacco products by April 25, 2015 - one year after the FDA issued a proposed rule - and to reject a proposal to exempt so-called "premium cigars." The health groups also called on FDA...

2014-08-08 11:24:34

Wolters Kluwer Health 'Substantial gaps' in knowledge of potential risks and benefits, says review in Journal of Addiction Medicine Electronic cigarettes (ECIGs) are booming in popularity—but there's still only limited evidence on their potential health risks, or their advertised benefits in helping people to quit smoking, according to a research review in the July/August Journal of Addiction Medicine, the official journal of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. The journal is...

2014-08-08 10:59:46

American Cancer Society Nearly one in ten cancer survivors reports smoking Nearly one in ten cancer survivors reports smoking many years after a diagnosis, according to a new study by American Cancer Society researchers. Further, among ten cancer sites included in the analysis, the highest rates of smoking were in bladder and lung cancers, two sites strongly associated with smoking. The study appears early online in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. Cigarette smoking...

2014-08-08 10:38:08

BMJ-British Medical Journal Smoking related deaths cut by up to 11 percent in prisons with long-term bans in place Prison smoking bans are associated with a substantial reduction in deaths from smoking related causes, such as heart disease and cancer, finds a US study published on thebmj.com today. Smoking related deaths were cut by up to 11% in state prisons with long-term bans in place. In the United States at year end 2011, there were 1.4 million people in state prisons. Fifty to...

2014-08-08 08:24:39

Web's leading human sexuality site releases "Orgasm in Bloom" video to spark discussion of female pleasure NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oh, yes, yes, yes! The world is celebrating International Female Orgasm Day this Friday. International Female Orgasm Day -- yes, it's a real holiday -- will be held on Aug. 8. It was started by a local politician in northeastern Brazil in a tribute to his wife. It is celebrated annually in Brazil, Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Peru and Norway,...

2014-08-07 23:10:36

Silicon Valley investor partnership SVG and Modern Message team up to impact the marketing landscape of apartment communities through gamification technology known as Community Rewards. San Francisco, CA / Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Silicon Valley Growth Syndicate, (SVG) a limited partnership fund investing in early stage, tech-enabled companies with revenue, announces an investment in growing startup, Modern Message. Modern Message is the creator of Community Rewards, an...


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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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.