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2014-08-06 23:01:03

The Firm is investigating serious health issues that may be associated with E-Cigarettes, including hospitalizations for nicotine poisoning, pneumonia, heart attacks, strokes, atrial fibrillation, and congestive heart failure. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 As concerns surrounding the possible health consequences associated with E-Cigarettes (http://www.ecigregistry.com/) continue to mount, Bernstein Liebhard notes that 13 Democrats in the U.S. Senate are seeking a ban on the...

2014-08-06 16:30:09

WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO Nine leading economists have submitted a paper to the Food and Drug Administration that shows how the FDA's cost-benefit analyses of its proposed tobacco regulations are deeply flawed and vastly underestimate the benefits of these regulations. The paper was submitted as a public comment on the...

2014-08-06 12:28:58

State-of-the-art facility offering an array of amenities: Now in Bronx, NY Grand Opening Event to follow. IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LA Fitness is pleased to announce that its new club in the Bronx, a 43,000 square foot facility located in the Atrium at the Hutchinson Metro Center (entrance on Waters Street), officially opened for workouts on July 24th, 2014. A grand opening party is scheduled for Saturday, September 13(th), 2014 with complimentary snacks and entertainment...

2014-08-06 12:25:12

World Travel Awards has just unveiled the winners of its 2014 survey of the finest luxury hotels and spas on 6 continents and names the Iconic Santorini as Greece's Leading Boutique Hotel. NASHVILLE, Tenn. and SANTORINI, Greece, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- World Travel Awards has just unveiled the winners of its 2014 survey of the finest luxury hotels and spas on 6 continents and names the Iconic Santorini, a romantic cave hotel on the honeymoon island of Santorini as...

2014-08-06 08:32:16

BREA, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The results are in - Peanut Wigglebutt and Snuggles Butt Le Lee head the list of unforgettable monikers chosen as the Wackiest Pet Names of 2014. Each year, Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI), the nation's first and largest provider of pet health insurance, celebrates the most clever, creative and quirky pet names nationwide. After a thorough selection process, 50 priceless pup names and 50 comical kitty names were chosen from VPI's database...

2014-08-06 08:28:06

In his newly released book Chestnuts: A True Story About Being Bullied Gilbert Ohanian Examines His Experiences Being Bullied in School SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The long term effects of being bullied in school are finally being taken seriously, but the solutions are hard to come by. We know how being victimized by bullies can do lifelong damage, and schools are working to develop comprehensive approaches. In the meantime, however, students are still...

Narcissist Questionnaire
2014-08-06 05:06:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online If you’re looking for a foolproof way to determine whether or not someone is a vain or egotistical, the authors of a new PLOS ONE study have come up with what they claim is a foolproof way to find out by asking just one simple question. The question in question – “To what extent do you agree with this statement: ‘I am a narcissist.’” For their study, Brad Bushman, a professor of communication and psychology at the...

2014-08-05 23:02:24

Luxury hot tub manufacturer develops new smartphone application for 880 Series™ spas Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Sundance Spas, the leading manufacturer of luxury hot tubs, is pleased to announce the launch of the SunSmart™ WiFi Cloud System, an innovative smartphone application (app) that provides access to 880 Series™ spas through a WiFi connection. “The SunSmart™ WiFi Cloud Control System aims to provide additional convenience to consumers and enhance their...

2014-08-05 23:00:45

NOVAtime Technology, Inc. to be a Gold Sponsor for CIO Scholarship Fund Golf & Dinner Event Diamond Bar, CA. (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 NOVAtime Technology, Inc. (http://www.novatime.com), a leading provider of enterprise Time and Attendance / Workforce Management solutions, has announced its pledge to be a Gold Sponsor for the 5th Annual CIO Scholarship Fund Golf & Dinner Event to be held on September 19, 2014. The CIO Scholarship Fund (the Fund) is a non-profit 501(c)(3)...

2014-08-05 16:26:06

Co-op Awards $4.6 Million to Nonprofits in 2014 to Enhance Popular Spaces and Promote Outdoor Recreation SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, REI will build upon a long-standing commitment to maintain the outdoors and help people connect with recreational opportunities by awarding $4.6 million in grants to more than 300 nonprofit organizations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140805/133740 The majority of the investments will support local organizations that are enhancing...


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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