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2013-01-25 23:03:38

Over 110,000 e-books Now Available in eBook Academic Collection IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 eBooks on EBSCOhost® from EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) continues to grow as thousands of e-books have been added to the eBook Academic Collection –increasing the number of e-books to more than 112,000. eBook Academic Collection supplies full-text e-books covering a broad spectrum of academic subjects from technology, science and engineering to the humanities and social sciences....

2011-08-02 10:32:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans' confidence in their ability to access and pay for healthcare declined in July after two straight months of improvement, according to a consumer sentiment index produced by Thomson Reuters. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) The Thomson Reuters Consumer Healthcare Sentiment Index dropped from 99 in June to 96 in July, surrendering gains made since hitting a low of 95 in April. U.S. healthcare...

2011-07-21 11:40:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The cost of medical care for people in employer-sponsored health plans rose at an annualized rate of 3.8 percent in the first quarter of 2011, according to the Thomson Reuters Healthcare Spending Index for Private Insurance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) A year earlier, in the period ending with the first quarter of 2010, the rate was 6.3 percent. The index, which measures historical and current levels of...


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'.