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2014-09-09 23:01:34

New information available on Account-Based Health Plans Park City, UT (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Today, Zane Benefits, the #1 Online Health Benefits Solution, published new information on account-based health plans. According to Zane Benefits, health insurance costs in the U.S. are rising at an exponential rate. As such, employers are adopting account-based health plans (ABHPs) as a strategy to lower the cost of healthcare without reducing coverage for employees. Account-based health...

2014-09-09 12:29:23

To better patients' dental experience in New Iberia, Charpentier Family Dentistry merges with another New Iberia dental practice NEW IBERIA, La., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Via Facebook, Dr. Rebecca Charpentier, dental practitioner in New Iberia, announced the official merger with another practice. Charpentier Family Dentistry will now be working under the same roof with Dr. Clyde Rougeou and his dental staff. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140909/144293 Why can it be...

2014-09-09 12:21:37

I.I.I. Has Experts and Resources for Reporters Doing Stories on Terrorism Insurance NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The year-end expiration of the federal Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (TRIPRA), and its uncertain future, is creating capacity and pricing issues for terrorism insurance buyers, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). "The 13-year anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack--coming just ahead of TRIPRA's...

2014-09-09 08:27:01

New book shares how the world is currently being transformed and the various developments needed to achieve a better New World Order ROCKVILLE, Md, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How can the world reach a better and peaceful New World Order? Author Bahram Bahramian discusses some obstacles in resolving peace in world conflicts and the effect of "Democratic Capitalism" to bring about prosperity to all nations - instead of "Globalization" for the benefit of a few multi-nationals and...

2014-09-09 08:26:42

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi and nearby CIA Annex were utilized in part to coordinate arms shipments to the jihadist rebels fighting the Syrian regime while Ambassador Chris Stevens played a central role in the arms transfers, and documents, according to an explosive new book to be released today. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/144189 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/144190 Aaron Klein's book...

2014-09-08 23:07:27

Slave Lake Dental undergoes renovation to meet patient needs and continues to offer reputable dental services focused on patient care. Slave Lake, AB (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 The expansion and renovation of Slave Lake Dental Clinic demonstrates its commitment to current and prospective patients in Slave Lake as well as to the community. The practice aims to offer a small-town, comfortable atmosphere, while still offering a menu of quality services typically seen in big cities with a...

2014-09-08 23:04:20

Meghan Drenan joins Washington, D.C. Office as Associate Director La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 California Healthcare Institute (CHI) announced today the appointment of Meghan Drenan as associate director of federal government relations based in CHI’s Washington, D.C. office. CHI is a non-profit public policy research and advocacy organization for California’s biomedical R&D industry. “Meghan is an outstanding addition to our D.C. team and will help us advance our...

2014-09-08 23:02:24

Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) will co-host the 2014 Warrior-Family Symposium, “Transitioning Forward: Warriors, Military Families and Civilian Communities,” from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. Alexandria, Va. (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Sloan Gibson, VA deputy secretary, and Lt Gen Douglas Robb, Director, Defense Health...

2014-09-08 16:25:34

Aspen Dental and Oral Health America Will Continue the "Healthy Mouth Movement" SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Aspen Dental dentists and team members will volunteer their time and talents for a FREE "Day of Service" for those in need, in 11 Aspen Dental offices in the state of...

2014-09-08 12:29:18

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New Jersey Hospital Association's Certified Application Counselors (CACs) are in hard-hit Atlantic City helping laid-off casino employees sign up for healthcare coverage through the Affordable Care Act. The Showboat and Revel casinos closed early this month, leaving more than 4,000 employees without work. When the Trump Plaza closes Sept. 16, that number will jump to over 6,000. NJHA's CACs, as well as navigators from...


Latest Politics Reference Libraries

Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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