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2014-10-04 23:01:51

Live Happy's Co-Founder & CEO Kym Yancey was just Featured in The LA Daily News for hosting a successful Live Happy Experience event on October 2, 2014. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 04, 2014 Live Happy's Co-Founder & CEO Kym Yancey is a sought after speaker and business mentor, and was just Featured in The LA Daily News for hosting a successful Live Happy Experience event in Los Angeles. Live Happy's special event titled "Don't Sacrifice Your Happiness for...

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2014-10-04 06:09:08

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The older generation is a source of constant study for scientists seeking to understand why some of us live such long lives, and some of us die relatively early. Studies have found many predictors of death in the elderly, including broken hips, love handles and nocturia (frequent bedwetting). A new study from the University of Chicago has added loss of smell (olfaction) to that list. The findings, published in PLOS ONE, reveal that...

Social Media Users Prefer Positivity, Unless They’re In A Bad Mood
2014-10-03 08:27:19

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online People generally use social networks to connect with individuals who tend to post positive or success-oriented updates – unless they are in a bad mood, according to research scheduled for publication in the December edition of Computers in Human Behavior. When social media users are in a negative mood, they are more likely to seek out people who appear to be doing even worse than they are: “the less attractive, less successful...

Does Growing Older Cause Your Sense Of Humor To Change?
2014-10-03 08:18:47

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online If you’re watching a TV sitcom and find that you’re the only one in the room laughing at the jokes, it may be because you’re the only one young enough (or old enough) to appreciate the humor, according to research appearing in the September edition of the journal Psychology and Aging. Jennifer Tehan Stanley, an assistant professor of psychology at the University of Akron, and colleagues from Brandeis University and...

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2014-10-03 07:58:49

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online High levels of stress and anxiety can potentially increase the chances of developing Alzheimer’s disease later in life, according to a new study from a team of American and Swedish researchers. Published in the journal Neurology, the new study aimed for a different approach in examining the debilitating disease, the authors said. "Most Alzheimer's research has been devoted to factors such as education, heart and blood risk...

2014-10-02 23:10:56

The National Board for Certified Counselors and the NBCC Foundation are proud to announce the receipt of two new federal grants that will fund fellowships for mental health and addictions counselors-in-training. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 The NBCC Foundation has been contracted by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) to administer two new federal grants as part of Now Is the Time, the president’s plan to reduce gun violence. Through the Minority Fellowship...

2014-10-02 23:09:00

Live Happy's special event titled "Don't Sacrifice Your Happiness for Your Success," will be featuring Kym Yancey, the magazine's Co-Founder and CEO. This event will be held today, October 2nd in Los Angeles, California. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Live Happy's special event titled "Don't Sacrifice Your Happiness for Your Success," will be tonight. This Live Happy event will feature Kym Yancey, a sought after speaker and the...

2014-10-02 23:06:08

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory received a grant from the National Instituted of Health to develop an electrode array system in support of President Obama's BRAIN Initiative. The system is being designed to record and stimulate neurons to provide a better understanding of how the human brain works. Livermore, California (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) a grant today to develop an electrode...

2014-10-02 23:02:58

A cutting-edge, transformational men's group endeavors to put end to domestic violence, one man at a time. Beginning October 23, 2014. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Currently, domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women—more than car accidents, muggings, and rapes combined. With recent high-profile cases spurring public outcry, efforts to curb domestic violence are heating up and a new movement of transformational men’s groups are being offered that...

Keeping Your Eyes On The Prize Can Help With Exercise
2014-10-02 03:31:23

New York University New research suggests the adage that encourages people to keep their "eyes on the prize" may be on target when it comes to exercise. When walking, staying focused on a specific target ahead can make the distance to it appear shorter and help people walk there faster, psychology researchers have found. Their study, which compares this technique to walking while looking around the environment naturally, offers a new strategy to improve the quality of exercise. "People...


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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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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin