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2014-04-24 16:29:06

EDISON, N.J., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether one has a disability or takes care of a person with a disability all the latest gadgets, cars, products and services that enhance the potential of those with disabilities are on display at Abilities Expo on May 2-4, 2014 at New Jersey Convention & Expo Center in Edison, New Jersey. Admission is free and show hours will be Friday 11 am to 5 pm, Saturday 11 am to 5 pm and Sunday 11 am to 4 pm. This year, the annual New York Metro...

2014-04-22 12:21:49

Majority of Millennials would consider moving for better transit options, aspire to be less reliant on a car to get around NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A large majority of Millennials want access to better transit options and the ability to be less reliant on a car, according to a new survey of Millennials in 10 major U.S. cities, released today by The Rockefeller Foundation and Transportation for America. More than half (54%) of Millennials surveyed say they would consider...

2014-04-21 08:21:37

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A devastating oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara inspired Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson to create the first Earth Day in 1970. Twenty million Americans participated as Nelson and conservationists across the country noted that "every environmental problem is a population problem." Since that first Earth Day, the U.S. population has soared from 203 million to 318 million, due mostly to immigration. Today, a Santa...

2014-04-18 23:00:51

Eileen Crimmins, PhD, presents data at Western University of Health Sciences event showing that life expectancy is relatively low and declining compared to the world's other wealthy nations. Pomona, CA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Life expectancy in the United States, once firmly in the middle of the pack compared to most of the other major developed nations in the world, is relatively low and declining, a nationally recognized gerontology expert told Western University of Health Sciences...

2014-04-17 23:09:44

Innovative social network Footstomp.com is joining with World T.E.A.M. Sports to support the annual Face of America ride with injured veterans from Washington to Gettysburg April 25-27. Holbrook, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Footstomp.com, an innovative social network for injured service members, veterans, their families and caregivers is joining with World T.E.A.M. Sports to support the organization’s annual Face of America bicycle ride from Washington to Gettysburg April 25-27. Launched...

2014-04-16 23:03:21

Nearly 100% of California’s Population Growth Due to Mass Immigration and Births to Immigrants Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS) launched TV ads today across California leading up to Tuesday’s Earth Day celebration. The ads are running in Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco on multiple TV networks in each market and will continue through April 22nd, Earth Day. The TV ads feature a child asking the audience: “If...

2014-04-10 08:30:39

OSSINING, N.Y., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 1, primate researchers from the University of Wisconsin published a paper(1), affirming that caloric restriction (CR) without malnutrition significantly improves age-related and all-cause survival in rhesus monkeys. The researchers point out that their data contrasts with findings in the widely reported 2012 National Institutes of Aging study, where CR was not seen to show a significant survival benefit. However, they emphasize an...

2014-04-08 08:27:58

NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The gap in financial health between generations is growing as Generation Y employees - those currently between the ages of 21 to 32 - are struggling more with debt and cash management issues, while Baby Boomer and Generation X employees' financial wellbeing has improved in the past twelve months, according to PwC US's 2014 Employee Financial Wellness Survey. Gen Y or "Millennials" were the only generation to see an uptick in the percentage of...

2014-04-04 23:03:26

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Anti-Aging Products markets. Global market for Anti-Aging Products is forecast to reach US$275.2 billion by 2020, driven by aging population, the young generation’s desire to defy early signs of aging, and advanced formulations based on novel ingredients. San Jose, California (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – The primal desire of men and women to retain a youthful appearance has groomed and nurtured a massive...

2014-03-31 23:37:04

Global Health Leader Dr. Barry Karlin to visit Washington, DC to promote his new book, Choosing a Career in Development: My Five Decades in International Public Health. Dr. Karlin will lead a session about careers in Global Health at the 2014 Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) conference in Washington, DC in May 10-12. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 MIDEGO PUBLISHING is pleased to announce that Dr. Barry Karlin will visit Washington, DC to promote his new book,...