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2014-09-14 23:02:34

Participants in the symposium, Right In Front Of Our Eyes: How Undetected Vision Issues Impact Student Learning, will discuss the problems children have with Reading when they cannot see print clearly. A startling 25% of children in elementary school have vision problems which make reading difficult. Bothell, Washington (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 School requires that children read at both near and far distances, but Washington law requires that they be screened only for far vision when...

sleeping brain
2014-09-13 05:11:00

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What is your brain up to while you sleep? It helps to regulate the nervous system, it tries to process the day's events or stressors with dreams, sometimes it makes us walk and talk in our sleep. A new study led by the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, France, shows that your brain can also classify words during sleep. The research team found that simple word exercises performed before bedtime — such as knowing that “cat” is...

2014-09-12 23:06:37

Touch-Responsive Underwear and Group-Emotion Detector Named by LELO as Winners Stockholm/San Jose (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 The winners of LELO’s Global UnDesign Awards have been announced with successful designs hailing from the USA, Brazil, Switzerland and Egypt, including an innovative group-emotion detector and touch-responsive underwear. Also enlightening were the winners’ comments on the profound importance of staying connected in a world too often driven apart by ideologies,...

2014-09-12 23:03:42

An industry leader in pain management is celebrating the new faces at the institute as well as three anniversaries. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Representatives with Capitol Pain Institute announced today that Dr. Raimy Amasha and Dr. Anjuli Desai have completed their first year at Capitol Pain Institute while Jasmine Nelson, FNP has reached three years of service. Dr. Matthew Schocket, founder of Capitol Pain Institute, went on to note that the medical institute also has 10...

2014-09-12 08:25:40

Survey reveals women report significant gender bias in the healthcare system LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Pain Report and the non-profit For Grace released the results of a major online readers' survey on the controversial topic of Women in Pain. The results were also discussed at the annual meeting of For Grace in Los Angeles today. Over 2,400 women in chronic pain filled out the survey, which is the largest response the National Pain Report has ever experienced....

2014-09-12 08:25:21

- Research grants awarded for five out of more than 200 proposals, highlighting continued commitment to multiple sclerosis (MS) ROCKLAND, Mass., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EMD Serono Inc., a subsidiary of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced the recipients of the second annual Grant for Multiple Sclerosis Innovation (GMSI) at the 2014 Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting of the Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in MS (ACTRIMS) and European Committee for Treatment and...

2014-09-11 23:12:11

The new partnership aims to provide all mental health professionals with the necessary resources for an effective online presence Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 TherapySites, the leading website and online marketing company for mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with the Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA). This new relationship allows TherapySites to continue to extend their online marketing solutions to PCA members, adding exclusive benefits...

2014-09-11 23:11:33

Karen Hauser, of St. Joseph, Missouri, has been elected Chair of the Board of Trustees for the NBCC Foundation. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Karen Hauser, of St. Joseph, Missouri, has been elected Chair of the Board of Trustees for the NBCC Foundation. She will chair her first meeting in September, in Jacksonville, Florida. Hauser is a licensed professional counselor in Missouri, a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and a Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC)....

sex and back pain
2014-09-11 07:13:55

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If the act of having sex is becoming a pain in the back (literally, not figuratively), you might be interested to know that, contrary to popular belief, spooning is not the best position to use when getting intimate with your significant other, according to researchers from the Spine Biomechanics Laboratory at University of Waterloo in Ontario. [ Watch the Video: Groundbreaking Study Reveals Best Positions To Save Your Spine During...

2014-09-11 04:20:22

LONDON, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil & Gas IQ [http://oilandgasiq.com ], the online social network and resource for the Oil and Gas industry has marked passing the 100,000 member milestone by publishing its new 2014 sponsorship pack [http://www.oilandgasiq.com/strategy-management-and-information/white-papers/oil-gas-iq-sponsorship-pack-online-marketing-oppor ] which profiles its members and showcases its updated content marketing service. According to...


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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...

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