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2010-11-10 09:47:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) has announced a partnership with popular daytime syndicated talk show host and New York Times best-selling author, Dr. Phil McGraw. During the show's Season 9 premiere this past September, Dr. Phil announced a campaign to "End the Silence on Domestic Violence," and on Wednesday, November 10, Dr. Phil will be appear via satellite as a special guest at NNEDV's annual Community...

2010-10-12 06:35:00

NAPLES, Fla., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In its all-new season, Dr. Phil is tackling more challenges, and helping more guests achieve their personal dreams of losing weight with meals from BistroMD. On the show airing Tuesday, October 12th, the Dr. Phil housewives are opening up, getting real, and taking the first big steps towards living healthier and happier lives. This monumental effort isn't being done alone. Once again, Dr. Phil has turned to the convenient home delivery of BistroMD to...

2010-08-31 09:30:00

NEW YORK/>, August 31, 2010/> /PRNewswire/ -- "Read Me - I Am Magical" by Alinka Rutkowska/> is a revolution in the reading experience. It's not only a thoroughly researched piece of work on personal empowerment, happiness, love and general wellbeing, it's also filled with powerful exercises, which enhance your state of mind and as a consequence, your life. But what makes this book truly revolutionary, is the subliminal message embedded within its pages, making you feel absolutely...

2010-06-17 14:51:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for the perfect Happy Fathers Day gift on June 20th? Mega-best selling author John Gray says Dad's favorite gift is free, easy and as close as your heart. "More than anything, every father wants to feel like a hero and his wife can easily do that," says John Gray, Ph.D., C.F.T. "In front of the kids, tell your husband that he truly makes you happy and proud. Write him a card and read it out loud." Dr. Gray explains that just by hearing...

2010-06-15 10:00:00

NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- While TV hosts and bloggers debate the splits of Tiger and Elin Woods, Sandra Bullock and Jesse James, Al and Tipper Gore, mega-bestselling author John Gray knows exactly what it takes to win the marriage marathon. "The secret to a super marriage is passionate monogamy," says Gray. "A couple has to share a hot and lasting desire for each other, an intimate connection that makes cheating not worth it." Gray explains, "Many men don't instinctively...

2010-06-08 02:00:00

MANCHESTER, England, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspire 360 limited has today launched its brand new website. As a specialist NLP courses and training provider, Inspire 360 works with people and businesses worldwide, helping them to achieve their goals and motivating them to succeed. Through that work they realise the importance of renewal and reinvesting in your own success. Accordingly, Inspire 360 have refreshed their site, enhancing the functionality and improving the user experience for...

2010-01-22 14:07:37

Health workers trained to take emotions more seriously may prevent depression among patients, a recent study at the University of Stavanger finds. For most women, having a baby is a joyful experience. But it is not unusual for new mothers to be hit by grief, anxiety and depression. Global figures suggest that between 13 and 16 percent of women giving birth for the first time are struck by depression. For the second birth, figures boost to a worrying 30-40 percent. Associate professor Kristin...

2009-12-07 12:11:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dr. Phil Foundation today launches Little Kids Rock Across America with a $500,000 donation designed to restore, revitalize and enhance musical programs in schools in 10 cities across the country. The program brings music education to schoolchildren from grades K through 12 in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Tampa, and two additional cities to be named by the end of 2009. The announcement was made by...

2009-09-28 07:07:33

Subliminal messaging is most effective when the message being conveyed is negative, according to new research funded by the Wellcome Trust. Subliminal images "“ in other words, images shown so briefly that the viewer does not consciously 'see' them "“ have long been the subject of controversy, particularly in the area of advertising. Previous studies have already hinted that people can unconsciously pick up on subliminal information intended to provoke an emotional response, but...

2009-08-17 07:40:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Meeting and conference organizers planning to feature the hot topic of social media at upcoming events can be easily overwhelmed when they begin their search for possible speakers. Case in point, a Google query for social media speakers yields over 22 million results, for social media experts, more than 68 million. (Compare that to about 1.5 million results when searching for motivational speaker on Google.) As an alternative, The Speakers Group...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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