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2014-10-10 16:24:37

WHEELING, Ill., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of this week's news of the death of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan and his subsequent cremation, the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) is working with elected officials and ensuring crematory operators are prepared. Mark Matthews, environmental advisor to the CANA Board and funeral director at Wiefels Cremation & Funeral Service in California, believes that "Ebola in the U.S. will be limited and contained." However,...

2014-10-06 23:04:22

MillionaireCasket.com is the award winning company offering a wide range of funeral products. Recently, the company has added some new pine caskets to its website. (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 MillionaireCasket.com is the award winning company offering a wide range of funeral products. Recently, the company has added some new pine caskets to its website. The company applies a strict quality policy to ensure high quality. MillionaireCasket.com provides a lot of high quality funeral products...

2014-10-01 16:27:12

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hospice Foundation of America (HFA) will present a live, online webinar examining the myths and realities of grieving styles in Real Men Don't Cry on Tuesday, October 14 from noon--1:30pm ET. Kenneth J. Doka, PhD, and Terry Martin, PhD, will focus on the different patterns or styles of grief, emphasizing that each of these patterns has distinct advantages and disadvantages. "Many people believe that if a grieving person does not...

2014-09-11 16:24:01

In 'A Foolish Consistency,' children grieve a mother's death and a family learns not only that they can survive tragedy but find joy on the other side SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In her debut novel, A Foolish Consistency, author Andrea Weir uses her own childhood loss to explore the process of grieving and the importance of working through feelings of pain and sorrow rather than trying to avoid them. Weir was only 11 years old when her mother died, and she...

2014-09-03 23:11:25

Families are today demanding simple and affordable alternatives resulting in a huge loss of profits to the once traditional funeral home. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 DFS Memorials now has a nationwide network of over 85 cremation providers in strategic locations, enabling us to help families nationwide arrange a direct cremation at a low cost. The average spend on a traditional funeral is in the region of $8,000 (NFDA) but for cremation it is nearer to $3,000 (CANA)....

2014-08-27 16:25:49

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As if adolescence is not difficult enough, a teen's life becomes even more complex when a father, mother or other significant person dies. It's a life-shattering experience faced by one in 10 children before the age of 18. While all young people struggle with such losses, teenagers often have a particularly difficult time adjusting after the death of a loved one. Teens often try to mask their grief to avoid appearing vulnerable, especially...

2014-08-06 23:10:13

Grief expert, Edy Nathan MA, LCSW, uncovers the connection between grief and sex. Nathan gives 5 warning signs that sex may be used to cope with grief. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Sex and grief have a relationship that is rarely spoken about. Men and women often have different ways they cope with their stressors. This is true with grief and, in some cases, it is apparent that sex may be used to cope with the ravages of loss. Sexual desire, also known as libido, is affected...

3D-Printed Anatomy May Replace Cadavers For Medical Training
2014-07-14 13:00:31

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Three-dimensional printing may soon replace human cadavers in the study of gross human anatomy in the world's medical schools. The practice of learning on medical cadavers is a rite of passage in the medical education community that is instrumental in informing students on the complex inner workings of the muscular, skeletal and circulatory systems of the human body. Medical schools rely on good-natured individuals who bequeath...

2014-06-29 23:02:07

Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, an experienced casket manufacturer in the global market, has unveiled its latest collection of funeral products. In addition, all the brand new items are offered at discounted prices, up to 30% off. (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, an experienced casket manufacturer in the global market, has unveiled its latest collection of funeral products. In addition, all the brand new items are offered at discounted prices, up to 30% off. There...

2014-06-28 23:02:08

Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, an outstanding casket manufacturer in the current market, has unveiled its new assortment of top quality urns. (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, an outstanding casket manufacturer in the current market, has unveiled its new assortment of top quality urns. What's more, it has decided to launch a promotion for these high quality urns. They are now all offered with discounted prices, up to 25% off. According to the company’s sales...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.