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2014-06-23 08:33:33

New program treats cyber bullying as civil rights offense DEARBORN, Mich., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the recent uptick in suicides resulting from cyber bullying, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) Michigan has created the first of its kind Cyber Civil Rights Monitor. The program supports victims of online harassment by positioning cyber assault as an offense on civil rights. The Cyber Civil Rights Monitor provides guidance, education, and advocacy for all...

2014-06-20 08:24:00

DUBLIN, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s5hblm/health_insurance) has announced the addition of the "Global Health Insurance Exchange (HIX) IT Market - Trends & Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The global HIX IT market is mainly categorized by exchange type, phase, component, and end user. Private exchanges are expected to register the fastest growth rate among the...

2014-06-18 16:26:23

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) Health Project will host a forum on health care delivery and payment reform on Thursday, June 19, at 10am, focusing on the transition from a volume-based to value-based health care delivery system. In April 2013, BPC released A Bipartisan Rx for Patient-Centered Care and System-Wide Cost Containment. That report laid out policy recommendations to put health care in America on a pathway to improved...

2014-06-16 12:20:39

A new Frost & Sullivan analysis on how the empowerment of women is transforming the auto industry will be launched during the annual workshop 'Urban Mobility 3.0: Future of Mobility and New Mobility Business Models' LONDON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women are gaining increasing power in an important segment traditionally owned by men: cars. How the empowerment of women is transforming the future automotive industry will be one of the key trends that will dominate Frost &...

2014-06-13 08:23:48

LOS ANGELES, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, June 10, 2014 the California Court of Appeal issued its decision in Marissa Rea v. Blue Shield of California. The Court held that the California Mental Health Parity Act requires Blue Shield to provide all medically necessary treatment for people suffering from severe mental illnesses, including anorexia and bulimia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140612/117678 The case involved Blue Shield's denial of residential...

2014-06-11 23:07:55

Social media professionals can now use Talkwalker’s social media search engine to search, prioritize and analyse real-time mentions and performance metrics relating to their brands. Luxembourg (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Today, Talkwalker, a leading provider of social media monitoring & analytics software, has launched Talkwalker Social Search - a powerful, new social media search & analytics engine which enables users to search for their brand, product or competitors in real-time and...

2014-06-11 10:29:20

Concordia University Project led by Concordia University helps families cope with mental illness Bipolar disorder (BD) is among the 10 most burdensome medical conditions, according to the World Health Organization. The disorder is known for its dramatic highs of extreme euphoria, racing thoughts and decreased need for sleep, as well as its profound lows of sadness and despair. Because it is also associated with a heightened risk of suicide, substance abuse, hypersexuality, familial...

2014-06-10 23:10:18

The new packaging and improved formula for Eco Tints provides many consumer friendly benefits. Cedar Rapids, Iowa (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Eco-beauties everywhere will be delighted with these new and improved Eco Tints from Eco Lips®. Fair Trade Certified™ organic Cocoa Butter, Fair Trade Certified™ organic Coconut Oil, organic Argan Oil and Aloe Vera harmonize with natural earth minerals to provide a smooth glide and a beautiful shimmering glow. The sleek, black oval tube...

2014-06-09 23:04:14

Payer Payroll market report can be segmented by Geographies and Companies. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/payer-payroll-reports-2729802903.html (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 The global payer payroll market is forecasted to grow at CAGR of 5.8% for the time period 2013-2018. In 2013, it accounted for $750.2 million and it is expected to grow to $996.3 million by 2018. The most essential factors for driving the healthcare industry globally are overall reduction in healthcare costs,...

2014-06-05 04:21:54

- Interactive map tracks changes to millennial and boomer workforces in 175 U.S. metros CHICAGO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The jobs recovery has put spotlights on two large sections of the labor force: workers nearing the end of their careers and young adults just beginning them. While the economy has been difficult for both groups, baby boomers now hold a larger percentage of jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and other occupations than before the...


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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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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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