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2014-05-12 08:21:24

DETROIT, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of the 14(th) annual automotive industry study on the major US and Japanese automakers' working relations with their suppliers show the US Big Three are once again falling behind their Japanese competitors, with Toyota, Honda and Nissan finishing 1-2-3 respectively in the top rankings. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140509/86083 The study is watched carefully in automakers' boardrooms because an OEM's supplier relations rating can be...

2013-07-02 23:21:43

Women’s Excellence in Bladder Control has hired Rinku Singh, MPT, WCS, a Physical Therapist and Board Certified Women’s Specialist, to continue women’s health physical therapy on site at their Lake Orion bladder control center on Thursdays. Ms. Singh will start seeing patients in July 2013 and can provide physical therapy for any need affecting women. Oakland County, Michigan (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 On site physical therapy services are returning to Women’s Excellence in Bladder...

2011-08-08 10:37:00

ROCHESTER, Mich., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Michigan's first new M.D.-granting (allopathic) medical school in 47 years, welcomed its inaugural class of 50 students on Aug. 8. (LOGO: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110808/DE48844LOGO) More than 3,200 students applied for the 50 positions in the school's first class. Of those admitted, 70 percent are Michigan residents; 46 percent are women; and 15 students from eight other...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.