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Fist Bumps May Be Better For Your Health Than Handshakes

Fist Bumps May Be Better For Your Health Than Handshakes

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The traditional handshake is increasingly being replaced as a welcoming gesture by the fist bump, and that might be a very good thing, researchers from Aberystwyth University in Wales...

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2014-07-25 04:21:22

Preserving the Stories of People with Disabilities SAN FRANCISCO, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Disability Visibility Project is a yearlong grassroots campaign to document the stories of people with disabilities in celebration of the upcoming 25(th )anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/129665 In partnership with StoryCorps, the national oral history organization, Disability Visibility Project encourages...

2014-07-23 23:31:46

New Microsoft® PowerPoint add-in provides presentation designers with integrated tools to create interactive non-linear presentations. London (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 ActivePrez solves a major age-old presentation challenge. More than 25 years after the birth of PowerPoint, many presenters still use the popular software as if it were a continuous roll of acetate. Presenting an inflexible linear set of slides can often result in a disengaged audience. ActivePrez addresses the challenge...

2014-07-23 23:25:50

The innovative, 12-day stuttering therapy program at nonprofit Hollins Communications Research Institute is transforming the lives of people who stutter and opening doors of opportunity through fluency that were never before possible. Roanoke, VA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Alan Tonelson of Riverdale Park, Md. began stuttering as a young child. While most kids outgrow the inhibiting speech condition by the age of eight, Tonelson did not. He is among the three million people in the U.S. who live...

2014-07-21 12:23:19

GREENWICH, Conn. and CHICAGO, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North Castle Partners and its co-investors announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to sell Ignite USA, LLC ("Ignite"), a leading developer and marketer of reusable, environmentally friendly thermal mugs and hydration bottles primarily sold under the Contigo Brand, to Newell Rubbermaid (NYSE: NWL) for a purchase price of $308 million. For North Castle Partners, a leading private equity firm focused...

2014-07-10 23:07:31

The July/August 2014 issue of the "Monitor on Psychology" includes coverage on the latest therapies that help people who stutter gain mastery over their symptoms. Highlighted is the scientifically based, behavioral stuttering therapy program at nonprofit Hollins Communications Research Institute (HCRI). Roanoke, VA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The July/August 2014 issue of Monitor on Psychology, published by the American Psychological Association (APA), features coverage on the...

2014-07-09 23:04:15

New products help group facilitators discover opportunities for growth, learning, and greater productivity. Natick, MA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Those who are conflict-averse hate difficult conversations. It’s no wonder that experts have started calling them “Courageous Conversations.” Conversations take courage when participants are uncertain about how others will react, are scared of it getting out of control, concerned about opening a can of worms with no solution, and afraid of...

2014-07-02 08:24:59

Griswold Home Care, a home care company that refers caregivers who provide in-home support for older adults, hosted a joint webinar with the National Aphasia Association on aphasia treatment with a focus on personalized care and assistive technology. PHILADELPHIA, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Griswold Home Care and The National Aphasia Association joined forces on Thursday, June 26th to provide an interactive, inspiring overview of best practices and innovative aphasia...

2014-07-01 08:35:49

Toastmasters' best practices for honoring newlyweds RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's the time of year when happy couples walk down the aisle in front of their families and friends and begin their lives together. Wedding season is also a time when people close to the couple are expected to give a meaningful toast to celebrate the occasion. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130222/MM64912LOGO Toastmasters International, the global organization devoted to...

2014-06-29 23:05:32

Daily Gossip reviews the How to Make Him Desire You program to help ladies discover an effective relationships guide. The new program was created by Alex Carter, a well-known relationships expert. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 According to the review recently published by Daily Gossip, this is a comprehensive guide that features a series of new information on dating and romance. The How to Make Him Desire You guide details the entire program and is now available online. This new...

2014-06-18 08:34:19

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AtTask, the only provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solutions, today announced that Steven ZoBell has joined the company as its new Chief Technology Officer and member of the executive leadership team. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140617/119131 As AtTask's Chief Technology Officer, ZoBell will leverage his more than 20 years of experience to lead the AtTask engineering and IT operations organizations as they develop...


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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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