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2013-09-09 23:26:43

Professional distance runner Wilson Komen will serve as the celebrity lead runner for the Hydrocephalus Association National Capital 5K Run/WALK for Hydrocephalus on September 29, 2013 at West Potomac Park in Washington, DC. The charity event will raise funds to support critical research initiatives for this incurable brain condition. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Wilson Komen, professional international distance runner and a certified coach by the Road Runners Club of America,...

2013-08-15 23:28:15

Safe Ride 4 Kids offers parents of children with special needs a new way to protect their children while in a vehicle with the revolutionary RideSafer® Travel Vest. CHANDLER, Ariz. (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 The RideSafer® Travel Vest is a soft wearable vest which correctly positions the seat belt to the child sitting on the vehicle seat. For those who require extra upper body support or restraint such as children with special needs, the version 2 comes with a tether which hooks...

2013-08-14 23:25:10

The Charlotte Partners of the Hydrocephalus Association, the nation's largest patient-advocacy group dedicated exclusively to eliminating the challenges of hydrocephalus, invite the community to help raise awareness for local families affected by this condition. The event will take place on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 The Charlotte Partners of the Hydrocephalus Association will host its inaugural Hydrocephalus WALK at the Charlotte Knights...

2013-08-07 23:03:08

Cleveland-based, The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $40,000 to support the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, between their sales conference earlier this year and more recently at their fourth annual Spirit Week. During Spirit Week, the entire office engaged in a variety of creative fund-raising activities with all proceeds benefiting the Foundation’s mission to make lung cancer a survivable, chronically managed disease. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 The Garland...

2013-08-06 23:27:55

Dr. Lauren Streicher will join forces with the Hydrocephalus Association to raise funds for critical medical research and outreach programs to assist the 1 million Americans living with this incurable brain condition. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Dr. Lauren Streicher, Associate Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Feinberg School of Medicine and recurring Chicago television guest, will join forces with the Hydrocephalus Association on Sunday, August 18, as the...

2013-07-27 23:04:53

More than 700 participants to raise critical funds for the Hydrocephalus Association, the nation’s largest and most widely respected organization dedicated to hydrocephalus. Highlands Ranch, CO (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 More than 700 walkers representing local families, schools, corporations and organizations are expected to mobilize for the Hydrocephalus Association’s Denver WALK. The event will take place Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 10 AM at Redstone Park, Highlands Ranch. Money raised...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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