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2014-06-30 08:25:35

Educational institutions brainstorm to look for the positive ways to improve student retention and success rates. Appreciative Advising is the elixir that harnesses the power of the organizational development theory of Appreciative Inquiry and provides a framework for increasing adviser and student success DURHAM, N.C., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Have you ever come across a person in your life who really believed in you and your potential, even at a time when that potential wasn't...

2014-06-29 23:05:01

In straightforward English, Thinking Skills Club founder Mitch Moldofsky offers insights into how computer games affect the children who play them. Topics include violence, addiction, gamification, the use of games in school and the brain game industry. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Kids love games, but do games love kids? This is the central question of Braiming: How Computer Games Affect Kids Brains, a new e-book by Thinking Skills Club founder Mitch Moldofsky. The book is aimed at...

2014-06-29 23:03:48

PUABooks.net releases a review of Alex Carter’s “Impulsive Desire Method”, a new dating and relationship guide for men that promises to teach users the secret to making any woman desire them obsessively. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 The Impulsive Desire Method from Alex Carter – which claims to reveal the secrets to triggering and sustaining an obsessive level of attraction and desire has just been released to the public. The media buzz surrounding the program’s launch...

2014-06-29 12:21:03

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In work supported by The ALS Association, researchers have shown that increasing the clearance of misfolded protein from neurons improves their survival. The study was published today in the journal Nature Chemical Biology. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131211/MM32178LOGO ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects motor neurons (nerve...

2014-06-28 23:00:38

Dr. Susan Albers will host a webinar for professionals who work with clients who want to improve their eating habits. She will discuss the "Dos" and "Don'ts" that help people to be more successful, boost motivation, eat more mindfully and stay on track. (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Dr. Susan Albers, psychologist and author of EatQ and Eating Mindfully, will be hosting a free webinar for dietitians, counselors, psychologists, yoga teachers, physicians, trainers, nurses....

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2014-06-28 04:52:05

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Walk across any casino floor and you will see games that, from an outsider's perspective, are clearly random. Playing your chances on which card will next be turned up, where the ball will bounce and land on a roulette wheel or how the dice will roll in a hot hand of craps are examples of placing your fate squarely in the realm of chance. Unless, of course, you are the one playing at any of these tables. There is something deeply...

2014-06-27 23:10:40

Many people are unaware that healthcare workers in perinatal fields are at increased risk for PTSD and Compassion Fatigue. Hear Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett offer an in-depth look at why and how perinatal professionals are at risk, as well as how to cope with these issues and finding strategies for healing. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 The National Center for PTSD recognizes every June as awareness month, where collective efforts are made to spread knowledge and increase support...

2014-06-27 14:45:06

Princeton University So accustomed are we to metaphors related to taste that when we hear a kind smile described as "sweet," or a resentful comment as "bitter," we most likely don't even think of those words as metaphors. But while it may seem to our ears that "sweet" by any other name means the same thing, new research shows that taste-related words actually engage the emotional centers of the brain more than literal words with the same meaning. Researchers from Princeton University...

2014-06-26 23:17:14

This Summer Orlando hair salon True Envy, a Redken 5th Avenue Salon is using the Balayage highlighting technique to provide their guest with sexy, fun highlights without the time restraints. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Warm summer days practically beg for natural, sun-kissed hair color. At Orlando hair salon True Envy, when the client ask for ―just from the beach highlights, a trained service provider knows the guest wants to lighten their hair in the most low-maintenance way...

2014-06-26 23:16:43

True Course is assisting individuals with personal development through a limited-time offer of a complimentary learning guide to accompany the book Without Regret by J. Michael Godfrey, True Course president and CEO. The learning guide is a part of the Without Regret suite of products which serve to support True Course life coaching. Waco, TX (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 True Course is assisting individuals with personal development through a limited-time offer of a complimentary learning...


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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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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'