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2014-06-30 23:19:21

Breastfeeding is proclaimed as natural and normal, but what happens when there are physiological reasons that prevent mothers from being able to nurse their babies. Finding Sufficiency explores Insufficient Glandular Tissue (IGT), an often untouched subject with the hope of helping mothers and professionals alike, gain a deeper understanding of the challenges some mothers encounter. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Many healthcare professionals who work with pregnant women and babies...

2014-06-24 23:16:53

The 50+ cohort seems like a market with almost $3 trillion in spending power and interest in new and relevant products and services. But AARP's new report, Challenging Innovators June, 2014, asserts that it is a cohort reachable, not by age, but by need. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Age doesn't matter — validating and targeting based on need is what works for entrepreneurs targeting older adults. As the first era in which so many will live well into their 90's,...

2014-06-16 23:13:03

Churches from around the country respond to the needs of teen moms by inviting the community to participate in a month-long diaper drive. Loveland, CO (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Lifetree Cafés and their supporting churches will be launching a national campaign to meet the needs of teen moms and their families starting the week of June 22nd. The campaign kicks off when Lifetree Café locations from coast to coast offer a program titled “A Family Divided: Finding Peace by Letting...

2014-06-16 23:01:29

WIC clinic in Clinton ready to accept breastmilk donations from healthy, lactating mothers who want to help feed premature, medically fragile infants. Clinton, AR (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Celebrating the opening of Arkansas’ second human milk “depot,” Van Buren County breastfeeding advocates, physicians and families will gather on Tue., June 17, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Van Buren County Health Unit at 526 Quality Drive in Clinton for a free, open house and “milk and cookies” toast....

2014-06-16 18:06:51

University at Buffalo Caffeine intake by children and adolescents has been rising for decades, due in large part to the popularity of caffeinated sodas and energy drinks, which now are marketed to children as young as four. Despite this, there is little research on the effects of caffeine on young people. One researcher who is conducting such investigations is Jennifer Temple, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, University at Buffalo School of...

2014-06-12 23:13:05

Aeroflow Breastpumps partners with Medela to offer moms the best in breastpump products through insurance, and will soon be offering a joint-venture online education program for breastfeeding mothers. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Aeroflow Healthcare's Breastpumps division assists mothers in getting a breastpump covered through insurance under the Affordable Care Act, and has utilized their exceptional reputation to build privileged partnerships with breastpump suppliers....

2014-06-12 16:24:50

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gertler Family Foundation (GFF) has supported the participation by HOLD-DRC, a charity which assists abandoned teenage girls who become mothers as a result of rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), in the first Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in London #TimeToAct. HOLD-DRC (Humanitarian Organization for Lasting Development) runs a comprehensive programme of support for hundreds of girls and young women, with grant...

2014-06-12 12:28:53

CDC research finds that fathers today are more involved with their children, enhancing children's well-being WASHINGTON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This Sunday, June 15(th), as we celebrate fathers across the nation, new research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that fathers today are more involved with their children than recent generations, which enhances children's well-being. Specifically, more dads are reading to their children, playing a primary role...

2014-06-11 23:04:41

ResearchMoz include new market research report "Social Networking - US - June 2014: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast" to its huge collection of research reports. View full report at http://www.researchmoz.us/social-networking-us-june-2014-report.html. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Social advertising spend is on the rise and shows no sign of slowing down. While display ads still play a key role in terms of brand awareness and new product discovery,...

2014-06-10 23:17:36

For many, Father's Day can be a difficult holiday, especially, for those who have lost their dad. Grief expert, Edy Nathan MA, LCSW, announces 5 strategies to cope for those grieving on this commemorative day. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 It is never easy when a father dies. Regardless of the age of that parent, the experience of grief takes an emotional toll. The role of the father shifts across socio-economic, educational and ethnic lines. The mourning process differs...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • 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.