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2014-07-23 23:14:15

RichWomenLookingforMen.net is a dating site dedicated to rich women looking for men. The site surveyed 20,000 rich women on their site and found that 65% of rich women prefer men around their age. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 RichWomenLookingforMen.net is a dating site dedicated to rich women looking for men. In the past 13 years, RichWomenLookingforMen.net has matched over 6,000 rich women and men. “Many people think that rich women are always looking for younger men. We surveyed 20,000...

2014-07-23 23:10:48

Cooking out in good or inclement weather should be taken very seriously, as the danger is very real. Another reason to make sure all insurance policies are current, says Darras. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Regardless of the season, anyone thinking to use a grill, whether it is propane or charcoal, needs to take a step back and review proper safety measures. What would seem like an easy enough process, grill owners should think of their welfare along with reviewing their insurance...

2014-07-23 23:07:18

Thrive Analytics 2014 Digital Wallet Usage Research Reveals Security as Main Barrier to Usage; Cash On-hand at All Time Low Kettering, Ohio (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 A surprisingly high number of U.S. consumers recognize digital wallets as an alternative to cash-based transactions however usage remains at less than one-third, according to a new study from Thrive Analytics, a local search and digital marketing research and customer engagement strategy consulting firm. The 2014 Digital Wallet...

2014-07-23 23:04:35

A recent initiative by Florida’s law enforcement has nearly rid the state of pill mills, but the use of opiates has been replaced by synthetic drugs. Suncoast Rehab supports Florida lawmakers in removing the presence of these deadly drugs from communities and educating families on their dangers and what to look out for. Spring Hill, FL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention applauded Florida for 23 percent reduction in prescription drug deaths from 2010 to...

2014-07-23 23:04:12

One of California’s leading Medicaid plans adopts SafeUseNow to quickly identify and help stop prescription drug abuse ENCINITAS, Calif. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 SafeUseNow℠, a prescription drug abuse risk identification and intervention program developed by Principled Strategies, today announced a service agreement with Partnership HealthPlan of California. Utilizing SafeUseNow’s patent-pending risk model, Partnership HealthPlan can quickly identify patients at risk of misusing and...

2014-07-23 23:03:56

Bestlifeinsurance.info (http://bestlifeinsurance.info) announces a new blog post, “5 Tips for Finding Life Insurance as a Former Cancer Patient!”. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Bestlifeinsurance.info has released a new blog post explaining how to find life insurance without medical exams for former cancer patients. Former cancer patients can still find affordable life insurance online, by simply comparing online life insurance quotes. Insurance brokerage websites provide quotes from various...

2014-07-23 23:03:28

In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is focusing on a topic that is quickly becoming among the most important of all drug and addiction-related dialogues: opiate abuse facts. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family...

2014-07-23 23:01:34

Grantees’ programs enhance health and quality of life throughout New Jersey Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Celebrating a decade of philanthropy in 2014, The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey today announced the awarding of $1,070,000 in grants to 20 New Jersey non-profit organizations, including a special award in recognition of the Foundation’s 1,000th grant. “The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey is proud to continue our tradition of supporting community-based organizations that...

2014-07-23 23:01:14

Cyber Bullying Suicide, an Article Released Today by NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/cyber-bullying-suicide/ London, UK (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Lately, cyber bullying has become an international phenomenon that has sadly resulted in many teens and youth taking their lives to escape it. While the decision to take one’s life is ultimately that of the individual, there are still many things that can be done to help prevent cyber bullying suicide, all explored in NoBullying’s article,...

2014-07-23 23:01:07

The treatment center prepares for National Health Center Week. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 In preparation for National Health Center Week, which will take place Aug. 10-16, Millennium Treatment Group is providing tips on choosing a reputable treatment center. Substance abuse has existed in society ever since man first figured out the process of crushing grapes to make wine. Substance abuse treatment has existed since shortly thereafter. Its basis lies in the classic business...


Latest Social Issues Reference Libraries

Jaca Navarra
2014-06-17 06:16:19

The Jaca Navarra is a breed of horse from Navarre, Spain. It is a small horse in danger of extinction. In 1997 there were 240 horses and the population  slowly increased to 350 in 1999. Since then the population has increased steadily to a total of 899 horses as of April 2011, all of which were in Navarre. The breed is listed as endangered by the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO). In 1999 a breeders association (JACANA) was formed and the breed register for the Jaca Navarra was...

Migrant Spreadwing, Lestes barbarous
2014-04-04 11:57:49

The migrant spreadwing (Lestes barbarous), also known as the southern emerald damselfly, is a species of damselfly that can be found in Asia, Europe, and North Africa. Its rage includes Barbary in North Africa and the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Greece, India, and Mongolia. It is most often seen near still water that is brackish or stagnant. This species is similar in appearance to other members of its genus, having a metallic green color on most of its body and a tendency to hold its wings...

Pukwudgie, (Korrigan)
2014-02-17 15:15:28

The Pukwudgie is a small humanoid from Wampanoag folklore. The legend of this creature began in connection with the Wampanoag people's first beliefs that a creation giant had created most of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The Pukwudgies were jealous of the way the Natives adored the creation giant, but still tried to help them, though their efforts were in vein. So the Pukwudgies decided to torment the Wampanoag people instead. Because of this, the Pukwudgie was best to be left alone, or bad...

Community garden
2013-08-21 07:25:44

Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...

Black Marsh Trotter, Tramea limbata
2013-07-25 12:26:32

The black marsh trotter (Tramea limbata), also known as the voyaging glider or the ferruginous glider, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in many areas including Botswana, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Madagascar, Senegal, South Africa, India, and Sri-Lanka. It can be found in many habitats including tropical and subtropical moist forests at low elevations and wetlands, swamps, and freshwater lakes with abundant vegetation. This species is active throughout the year and is typically seen...

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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