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2014-06-16 23:06:35

Dr. Pamela McCauley will emcee the 2014 eCYBERMISSION National Showcase and the Awards Luncheon, featuring student teams from all across the nation. The web-based science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program, sponsored by the U.S. Army and administered by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), encourages students in grades sixth through ninth to develop solutions to real-world challenges in their communities. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Twenty student teams...

A Meaningful Need Arises For Elderly-Based Activity Trackers
2014-06-12 06:28:09

Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online Just a few years ago, as cell phones became more broadly accepted and used, it became clear there was an entire demographic that was being left behind by the mobile trend. Billing itself as the senior cell phone, the Jitterbug was a device with larger buttons and display screen readout without all of the pesky and confusing applications that simply were unnecessary for the older set. For its wont to satisfy the senior demographic, it...

2014-06-09 23:10:02

BioFit Engineered Products will introduce an innovative concept in workplace seating – adding movement to the ergonomics of the chair itself – with the rollout of its MVMT™ line today at NeoCon 2014 in Chicago. Developed in collaboration with award-winning designer Bruce Fifield, of Studio Fifield, Milan, Italy, the MVMT line represents an entirely new direction for BioFit from aesthetic and user experience perspectives. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 BioFit Engineered...

2014-06-03 23:16:57

Bleck Design Group, an award-winning industrial design and engineering firm, will feature examples of user-friendly home medical products and ergonomic office equipment at MD&M (Medical Design & Manufacturing) East in New York, June 10-12, 2014. Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Bleck Design Group, a product design firm based in the Boston area, will feature examples of ergonomic home medical products and office equipment at MD&M East, during June 10-12, 2014, at the Jacob...

2014-05-20 23:05:18

SitBetter, a San Diego based company providing high quality ergonomic solutions, informs office workers what they need to know about their furniture. Without the best ergonomic chairs, employees could face several health issues. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 SitBetter, an office furniture supplier based out of San Diego, wants office workers to know more about the debilitating health conditions that un-ergonomic office furniture can cause. In addition to selling a wide variety of...

2014-04-30 23:20:16

HealthPostures has announced that their line of sit to stand ergonomic products, that were on display at the Applied Ergo Conference, was a success. Burnsville, MN (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 One of America's leading ergonomics and healthy workstation developers, HealthPostures, LLC (https://healthpostures.com), has announced that its attendance at the 17th Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference in Orlando, Florida was a success. Held at the Hilton Orlando hotel, the conference attracted...

2014-04-29 08:30:49

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 29 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Five Ways to Improve Ergonomics in the Laboratory," is the title of a new, free e-book released by Humantech, experts in workplace improvement. The laboratory environment poses unique challenges resulting from the use of specialized equipment. Increasing your awareness of existing and potential ergonomic issues in the lab, knowing how to adjust workstations to fit the employee, and using proper work practices can improve overall comfort,...

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2014-04-17 08:20:26

San Francisco State University Out-of-office pursuits can boost areas such as problem solving, helping others, study finds Employees who pursue creative activities outside of work may find that these activities boost their performance on the job, according to a new study by San Francisco State University organizational psychologist Kevin Eschleman and colleagues. Creative pursuits away from work seem to have a direct effect on factors such as creative problem solving and helping...

2014-04-09 23:27:52

Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT®), an award-winning evidence-based practice, is found remarkably successful in improving the lives of behaviorally disturbed and at-risk deaf youth and their families. The Family Therapy Training Institute of Miami is effectively training family therapists who use sign language to provide BSFT, showing yet another dimension of BSFT’s flexibility within minority cultures. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The Family Therapy Training Institute...

2014-04-08 23:32:50

BioFit Engineered Products, a globally recognized manufacturer of ergonomic seating solutions, announced today the launch of the Trend – the latest offering from its bimos by BioFit Collection™. Designed with versatility and comfort in mind, the Trend was developed for use in a variety of workplaces, including office, education, healthcare, laboratory and industrial environments. BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 BioFit Engineered Products, a globally recognized manufacturer...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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