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2014-07-02 08:28:46

Help Protect Skin with Lands' End Swim Tees & Rash Guards DODGEVILLE, Wis., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- July is UV Safety Month, a national health observance dedicated to spreading the word about strategies for preventing skin cancer. To help protect skin from the harmful UV rays of the sun, Lands' End offers a collection of lightweight Swim Tees for women and Rash Guards for men and children that the Skin Cancer Foundation recommends as an effective UV protectant. Lands' End Swim Tees...

2014-07-01 23:04:24

Kevin McGuire, creator of the iTanSmart suntan app, underwent surgery this month for Basal Cell Carcimona skin cancer. His goal is to spread skin cancer awareness this summer by encouraging iTanSmart app downloads, which will lower the risk of overexposure to the sun among users. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 A few years ago, creator of the iTanSmart app, President of UV Technologies, LLC, Kevin McGuire, began noticing age spots on his face resulting from years of overexposure to...

2014-07-01 23:00:57

The guide will help members achieve fitness goals. Amityville, NY (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Nutritional health and fitness go hand in hand. It’s important to balance both diet and workouts to ensure a well-rounded fitness plan. Big Al’s Family Fitness is helping their members do just that with the new nutritional guide. The guide includes information on why nutrition is so important for workouts, how protein and carbohydrates fit into a nutrition plan and looks at good versus bad carbs....

2014-06-30 23:05:06

ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for sale a carbon monoxide detection technology from Clear The Air Now, LLC that senses the presence of unsafe levels of carbon monoxide and triggers a series of transmittable, wireless actions. NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for sale a carbon monoxide detection technology from Clear The Air Now, LLC that senses the presence of unsafe levels of carbon monoxide and triggers a series of transmittable, wireless actions...

2014-06-30 12:21:14

GATINEAU, QC, June 30, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) announced today that the modernized occurrence reporting requirements in Part I of the Transportation Safety Board Regulations comes into effect on 1 July 2014. Part I of the Regulations define the criteria for transportation occurrences that must be reported to the TSB. They strengthen the rules governing occurrence reporting in Canada by introducing additional requirements for railways, for the...

2014-06-27 12:21:58

Strengthening transportation safety for Canadians and their communities OTTAWA, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced new rules aimed at further safeguarding communities along our country's railway lines. The new measures, which the Minister highlighted as part of her call with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities earlier today, introduce amendments under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act; the Railway Safety...

2014-06-27 04:21:19

Following a study that links academic performance with physical fitness, Dr. Michael Gabriel, a Staten Island pediatrician, gives his advice on the topic. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics, a Staten Island Pediatric Center, responds to an article, "Improving academic performance with physical fitness" published by Medical News Today. The article discusses a recent study scheduled for publication in The Journal of Pediatrics,...

2014-06-26 23:17:22

Initiative launches digital Wheel of Fun offering summer fun tips and prizes, including chance to win an unbelievable family getaway Shelton, CT (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Summer is the best season for families to make new memories with all kinds of fun outdoor adventures. Whether swimming, playing baseball or having a picnic in the backyard, many of the best summertime activities happen under the sun. As a mother of two daughters who love spending time outdoors, actress Busy Philipps[1] is...

2014-06-26 23:16:49

The food service industry must adhere to stringent guide lines to ensure the best food safety. ChixSC is improving this process with their latest technology in sanitizer compatible wipes, helping to ensure the highest level of food safety. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Food-borne illness outbreaks are life-threatening and can cost a restaurant millions of dollars. The foodservice industry adheres to a standard two-step process for cleaning and sanitizing food-contact surfaces —...

2014-06-26 08:28:54

DiningGrades.com announces the release of a free and easy to use food poisoning reporting system. The system reduces confusion on where, and simplifies how restaurant patrons report a suspected food poisoning event. DENVER, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Until now, no convenient, universal reporting system for reporting food poisoning has been widely available. Restaurant patrons can now freely report a suspected restaurant food poisoning event on DiningGrades.com and provide critical...


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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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Word of the Day
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