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2014-06-24 12:24:24

Author and stress expert Paul Huljich offers readers a chance to relax with a trip for two to Los Angeles NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an effort to encourage people to de-stress, Paul Huljich, author and stress management expert, is awarding a prize trip for two to sunny Los Angeles. The trip will include airfare, a three-night stay in Hotel MdR, a Hilton DoubleTree close to boating, entertainment, shopping, and dining in Marina Del Rey, and Venice Beach. The...

2014-06-24 11:15:22

Warwick University Research led by the University of Warwick’s Systems Biology Centre and Warwick Medical School in collaboration with groups in Nice and Rotterdam has been able to demonstrate how the cycle of cell division in mammalian cells synchronises with the body’s own daily rhythm, its circadian clock. The study not only helps to explain why people with sustained disrupted circadian rhythms can be more susceptible to cancer, it may also help establish the optimal time of day to...

2014-06-23 23:08:59

Wholebeing Institute and VIA Institute on Character recently announced a partnership to offer professionals a free online course on approaches to working with character strengths. Hardwick, MA (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Wholebeing Institute and VIA Institute on Character recently announced a partnership to offer professionals a free online course on approaches to working with character strengths. Created by the world’s leading experts, including Wholebeing Institute co-founder Dr. Tal...

2014-06-23 23:06:05

Highly-respected nutritional supplement company IQ Formulations will appear at the upcoming Europa Games Get Fit & Sports Expo in Hartford, Connecticut on June 28. IQ Formulations, which has quickly become a respected industry leader, will host a display booth at the event complete with product samples, unique supplement recipes and information about their rapidly expanding brand. Sunrise, FL (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 IQ Formulations, one of the nation’s leading providers of...

2014-06-23 09:44:21

University of California - San Diego Researchers discover how neurons equalize between excitation and inhibition Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a fundamental mechanism by which the brain maintains its internal balance. The mechanism, described in the June 22 advanced online publication of the journal Nature, involves the brain's most basic inner wiring and the processes that control whether a neuron relays information to other...

2014-06-21 23:03:10

Lose The Back Pain created by Robert Duvall is a new program that gives people natural remedies, exercises, and tips on how to eliminate their back pain. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Lose The Back Pain was developed by Robert Duvall, a certified strength and conditioning specialist, who had many years of experience in the health industry. The program introduces to people natural remedies, exercises,...

Humans, Monkeys Share Same Neural Processes In Decision Making
2014-06-20 12:02:11

Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online The many similarities between humans and monkeys got another addition recently. It appears a new study by researchers from New York University (NYU) and Stanford University (SU) has pitted their monkey results against a 2009 study of human decision making and found both humans and monkeys experience the same neural processes when changing their minds during the decision making process. The study results were recently published in the...

2014-06-19 23:14:26

Thousands of people suffer from sciatic and low back pain. A local medical office is now offering a state-of-the-art therapy for low back pain and sciatica pain sufferers. Florence, KY (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Recent reports from the American Medical Association show that over 80% of Americans will suffer from low back pain at least once in their lives. Often times, low back pain and sciatica leg pain can happen as a result of vertebral disc herniations or bulges. Until now, disc herniations...

2014-06-19 23:13:24

Request A Test now offers blood and urine drug testing for Ritalin that anyone can order. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing, has added new blood and urine tests for Ritalin to their testing menu. Ritalin is a prescription drug which can be beneficial when taken correctly but is frequently abused. Testing for Ritalin can help determine if a person's prescription dosage is appropriate or be used as a...

2014-06-19 23:01:50

New Book Shows How to Save Time with Adaptable Prewritten Progress Notes (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 There never seem to be enough hours in the day, but The Child Psychotherapy Progress Notes Planner, Fifth Edition (Wiley, June 2014; $60.00) can change that for psychologists, therapists, counselors, social workers, psychiatrists and other mental health professionals. They can save hours normally spent on time-consuming paperwork by adapting the over 1,000 prewritten progress notes summarizing...


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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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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'