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2014-07-10 08:28:09

ARLINGTON, Va., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the best steps in recovery from mental illness is a job, but the national unemployment rate for individuals receiving public mental health services is approximately 80 percent, according to a report issued by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100216/NAMILOGO The states with the five highest levels of unemployed persons in the public mental health care system are: -- Maine...

2014-07-09 12:29:01

Free Ticketed Event on the Great Lawn in Central Park set for September 27, 2014 NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Citizen movement continues its campaign to achieve a world without extreme poverty by 2030 with the third annual Global Citizen Festival, a free ticketed concert on the Great Lawn in Central Park. The 2014 Global Citizen Festival will be headlined by JAY Z, No Doubt, Carrie Underwood, fun., The Roots and Tiesto, on Saturday, September 27, 2014....

2014-06-05 12:26:39

NEW YORK, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Futurist Gray Scott talks about the future of automation and longevity in THE FUTURE OF WORK AND DEATH a new documentary feature film. Will we work, age or even die in the future? The Unemployed Immortals Or Utopian Leisure Society - Imagine a future filled with unemployed immortals. It may sound science fiction, however, near future advancements in AI and robotics may allow us to automate almost every job and reverse our age. Are we heading...

2014-05-22 12:22:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toffler Associates (www.toffler.com), a leading strategy consultancy, participates in the Space Foundation's 30(th) Space Symposium held on May 19-22, 2014. Toffler Associates Managing Director Deborah Westphal, along with three of the firm's Senior Associates, were among the prominent speakers featured at this "must attend" industry event during which attendees had the opportunity to network with other space professionals and to...

2014-05-14 23:13:38

Improving regional foresight and Bled Forum on the future of Europe were the focus of the European Millennium Project Nodes Initiative and European Regional Foresight College Meetings held recently at the European Parliament. (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Technological foresight, early warning systems, security strategies, regional perspectives for 3D printing, developments in the digital economy era, potential health implications, and eventual solutions for addressing high frequency radiation and...

2014-05-08 23:04:34

Developed by Entertainment Industries Council’s TEAM Up, and Backed by National Association of Broadcasters and Radio Television Digital News Association, New Tools Show Opportunity to Use Social Media to Prevent Suicide and Improve Mental Health Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 The Entertainment Industries Council’s (EIC) TEAM Up (Tools for Entertainment and Media) has released the first-of-its-kind Social Media Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention, a set...

2014-04-30 23:00:47

From insurance to wireless communications, bestselling author and global futurist Jack Uldrich will deliver nine keynote addresses to leaders across the country in a variety of industries throughout the month of May. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Described as "an extremely knowledgeable and engaging facilitator" and "the hit of the show" futurist Jack Uldrich is crossing the country speaking on topics such as The Internet of Things, How to Future-Proof Your...

2014-04-04 23:29:52

Give an Hour, a national nonprofit organization providing no-cost mental health services to members of the military, veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, their loved ones, and their communities, is offering services to anyone affected by the shootings at Fort Hood. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Give an Hour™ (http://www.giveanhour.org), a national nonprofit organization providing mental health services, at no-cost, to members of the military, veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, their...

2014-04-04 12:28:02

ARLINGTON, Va., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mary Giliberti, executive director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) has issued the following statement: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100216/NAMILOGO "NAMI shares the nation's sadness over Wednesday's tragedy at Fort Hood, Texas. NAMI is an organization of individuals and families, including military service members and veterans, who have had their lives deeply affected by mental illness. We extend our...

2014-03-27 23:22:27

Following on the heels of his predictions for 2014, best selling author and noted scholar Jack Uldrich has published his thoughts on how the Internet of Things will impact the future. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Described as an extremely knowledgeable and masterful facilitator, noted futurist, Jack Uldrich's latest topic is the "10 Unexpected Ways the Internet of Things will Open a Future of Opportunity." Uldrich, whose recent article in Forbes magazine, 10...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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