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chocolate craving
2014-09-17 05:28:23

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If you have ever succumbed to a craving for high-calorie snacks, and most of us surely have, you may not feel quite so bad after reading a study by the School of Public Health and Health Systems and the Department of Kinesiology at Canada’s University of Waterloo. What you may have thought was a personal weakness could have been a simple evolutionary neurological response. The researchers discovered that such over-indulgence may be...

2014-09-16 23:16:30

WeGoLook has announced independently contracted Agent opportunities in Arkansas. The company specializes in third party verifications and customized tasking for their consumers through a crowdsourcing platform. Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 WeGoLook has announced independently contracted Agent opportunities in Arkansas. The company specializes in third party verifications and customized tasking for their consumers through a crowdsourcing platform. Crowdsourcing leverages a...

2014-09-16 23:01:51

NoBullying Releases Today the Astounding Results to Its Latest Cyber Bullying Survey http://nobullying.com/cyberbullying-survey/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 In an article released today, NoBullying releases some astounding results to its latest cyber bullying survey. With over 200 respondents, the results are sure to shock parents and educators on how teens and children deal with and perceive bullying, cyber bullying and social media safety. 56% of the respondents to the survey...

2014-09-15 23:05:30

JobTarget to Increase Investment in OneClick, Fastest Growing Product in Company History NEW LONDON, CT (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 JobTarget announced today that it has sold off its career center hosting and management business to YourMembership.com, Inc. The move is the next evolution in JobTarget’s mission to fix recruitment and job search. “This was an excellent opportunity for us to exit a wonderful business, and shift focus to a rapidly expanding area of our business”, said...

2014-09-15 23:01:22

Videos of Bullying and Educating Children, A NoBullying Article Released Today http://nobullying.com/videos-of-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Videos of bullying fill every social media outlet out there. From real life stories of bullying to student projects, bullying videos are out there. But are they watched? Do they educate children on bullying awareness? Do they serve a purpose? NoBullying investigates the plethora of videos of bullying available online in an article...

2014-09-15 12:24:52

"Stop Bullying: Speak Up" Campaign Seeks One Million People to Share Mobile Videos To Help Launch CARTOON NETWORK'S SPEAK UP WEEK (Sept. 29-Oct.3) And Kick Off National Bullying Prevention Month ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing bullying as a health, educational and legal issue that affects millions of kids and families each year, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan have joined Cartoon Network's recently announced "I Speak Up"...

bullying
2014-09-15 03:00:49

Kelly Parkes-Harrison, University of Warwick Children who are bullied at ages 8-10 are more likely to suffer from sleep walking, night terrors or nightmares by the time they are 12 years old. In a study published in Pediatrics, journal of the American Pediatric Association, Professor Dieter Wolke and Dr Suzet Tanya Lereya from the University of Warwick, found being bullied increases the risk for a category of sleep disorders known as parasomnias. These are sleep-related problems such as...

As Students Get Older They Are Cyberbullied More
2014-09-15 03:21:02

By Sean Nealon, University of California, Riverside As students’ age they are verbally and physically bullied less but cyberbullied more, non-native English speakers are not bullied more often than native English speakers and bullying increases as students’ transition from elementary to middle school. Those are among the findings of a wide-ranging paper, “Examination of the Change in Latent Statuses in Bullying Behaviors Across Time,” recently published in the journal School...

2014-09-12 23:00:53

Reaching a Bullying Definition in today’s Complicated World,a NoBullying Article Released Today http://nobullying.com/bullying-definition/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Is it getting harder to reach an all encompassing bullying definition with the many variables on ground? NoBullying attempts, in an article released today, to search for the ultimate bullying definition in an ever changing world for children and teens. Bullying is a serious problem in schools, home and at...

2014-09-11 23:09:01

The Epidemic of Youth Bullying in Schools Uncovered By NoBullying Today http://nobullying.com/youth-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 In recent years, stories of bullying have been covered more often in the news. Stories are breaking out of youth and teens taking their own lives as a result of being bullied. It is time to uncover the layers of youth bullying with NoBullying’s guide released today. The guide starts by highlighting the fact that almost half of all children...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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