Break the Cycle Releases '2009 State-By-State Teen Dating Violence Report Card'
Nearly Half of States Fail to Make a Passing Grade in Protecting Victims of Teen Dating
Abuse, Receiving a D or F
LOS ANGELES , March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Break the Cycle ( www.breakthecycle.org ), the nation's leading non-profit teen dating
violence prevention organization, today...
Parents of Murdered Dating Violence Victim, Legislators, and Teachers Unite to Launch 'MADE' - Moms and Dads for Education to Stop Teen Dating Abuse
NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, advocates for teen
dating violence education from across the country are coming together at Liz
Claiborne Inc. to launch 'MADE' -- Moms and Dads for Education to Stop Teen
Dating Abuse. Ann and Chris Burke, educators and parents of Lindsay Ann Bur...
The Largest and Most Comprehensive College Dating and Sex Survey Uncovers Surprising Behaviors of Students In and Out of the Bedroom
- OkCupid.com polled 10,000 college students from across the country to
discover their attitudes and behavior on topics ranging from infidelity and
promiscuity to pregnancy tests and abortion -
NEW YORK, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- This survey, taken by 10,000 college
students just released by O...
Surprising New Research Indicates that Significant Numbers of Children as Young as 11 are Engaging in Sexual Activity and that Dating Violence and Abuse are Part of Their Relationships
Findings are part of new national poll that identifies an unexpected
prevalence of dating
abuse behaviors among the youngest adolescents and
uncovers evidence that sexual activity before age 14 is linked to high levels of dating
abuse and violence among older teens
Is your dating partner happy?
EVANSTON, Ill. --- Research tends to focus on the positives of self-monitoring -- a personality characteristic that accounts for how attuned individuals are to societal conventions as well as the degree to which appropriateness controls their behavior and moderates how they present themselves to o...
ImaRx Therapeutics Submits Urokinase Data to FDA Supporting Extended Expiration Dating
Stability Testing Meets Specifications Results Support Expiration Date Extension
TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ImaRx Therapeutics,
Inc. (Nasdaq: IMRX ) today announced that it has submitted a lot release
request to the Food and Drug Administra...
Internet Dating Spares None
is now commonly used by elders. One such instance is that of Herbert Bolsinger who came to know Elke Bartsch through the portal called FriendScout24//. Then they came to know about each other later met each other and now are happily married. Dating
portals are booming on the Inter...
American Community Introduces Its Own PPO Network in Ohio to Save Policyholders Money
...unity Flex(TM), Coverage on Demand(TM), Latitude(TM), Next Generation HSA(TM) and Triple Tier(TM).
About American Community
With beginnings dating
back to 1938, American Community Mutual Insurance Company is one of the oldest health insurance companies in the nation. Based in Livonia, Michigan, A...
Community Hospitals: Dying Breed or Community Cornerstone?
...overcoming regulatory and financial hurdles. Yet the hospital closed nine months later following a multimillion judgment against the hospital's board dating
to the facility's prior ownership.
"America needs successful community hospitals," Burnette adds. "They are essential to community success. ...
A Curse or Two Might Quell the Pain
...lead author, Richard Stephens, a lecturer in psychology at Keele University.
"Swearing has been around for centuries," with citations in literature dating
to at least the 1500s, Stephens said. Research has shown that swearing can be cathartic, providing emotional release. In other situations, it can sign...
Screen All Newborns for Hip Dysplasia, Study Urges
...h the condition can develop arthritis of the hip when they're young adults.
Researchers analyzed data from more than 70 studies and clinical trials dating
back to 1939 to compare long-term outcomes associated with three hip dysplasia screening strategies:
Ultrasound screening for all newborns
New York Law Firm Files Lawsuit Against Manufacturer of Zicam Nasal Spray and Drugstore Chain That Sold Product
...ve ingredient in Zicam products."
According to Mr. Grossman, zinc has long been purported as a cure for the common cold, but clinical studies dating
back to 1937 have demonstrated that the application of substances containing zinc ions to the lining of the sinuses is toxic to cells that act as &quo...
Brown professor continues debate over recovered memory
..., leading Pope and Hudson to conclude that "dissociative amnesia is not a natural neuropsychological phenomenon, but instead a culture-bound syndrome, dating
from the nineteenth century." Their findings drew national media attention.
Cheit said he repeatedly contacted Pope and the journal editors shortly...
First-Person Stories Gathered on Web Shape New Nonfiction TV Series from Veteran Producers
...tes inviting vivid personal stories about Internet dating
and end-of-life dilemmas. Some stories will be us...onships. Whether people found each other through a dating
site, social networking, Craigslist, or chat rooms...ee who came to believe that "men from on-line dating
services tend to fall into three categories -- lia...
Infants Should Be Screened for Hip Trouble
... change or a limp or waddle as a toddler walks.
Dr. Mahan and her colleagues analyzed data from more than 70 research studies and clinical trials dating
back to 1939. They compared long-term outcomes in the following screening strategies:
Ultrasound screening for hip dysplasia for a...
Air Traffic Patterns Predict Swine Flu Spread
...associations, includes itineraries from 2.2 billion passengers and flight schedules from 3,500 airports in about 250 nations and territories worldwide dating
to January 2000.
Researchers plan to use the database, which does not connect itineraries with specific passenger names, to help determine where ne...
Domestic Violence Expert Comments on Chris Brown Plea Deal
...rventions that will now be available to help him renounce violence going forward.
"This case is a chilling reminder of how dangerous domestic and dating
violence can be, how quickly it can escalate, how badly youth like Mr. Brown who grow up in violent homes need intervention, and how urgently victims ...
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to Keynote Rotary International's 100th Annual Meeting
...ions to polio eradication
Ban's appearance at Rotary's largest annual meeting further demonstrates the close ties maintained by Rotary and the UN dating
back to 1945, when Rotary members helped to draft the UN Charter.
The Secretary-General is attending the gathering to express his appreciation to...
Impliant Granted Two New U.S. Patents and Successfully Defends European Patent Opposition Case
... The company is currently developing the TOPS (TM) System, which has the longest clinical history in the Total Posterior Arthroplasty market segment, dating
to January 2005. Impliant is also developing several next-generation and multi-level technologies to further increase its addressable market. Implian...
RiskMetrics Recommends That Providence Service Corporation Stockholders Vote for Providence's Director Nominees on the White Proxy Card
...mmends that all stockholders vote for their Board's highly qualified nominees on the WHITE proxy card TODAY - by telephone, Internet, or by signing, dating
and returning the WHITE proxy card. Stockholders that need assistance in voting their shares or have any questions are urged to call Providence's p...
Women may not be so picky after all about choosing a mate
...at special someone to date, according to the speed dating
That finding, of course, is contrary ...rn psychologists whose well-reported work on speed dating
offers unparalleled opportunities for studying rom...h for companies that capitalize on the business of dating
and for researchers concerned with how social norm...
PROXY Governance and Glass Lewis Recommend That Stockholders Vote the White Proxy Card in Support of All Providence Nominees
...ommends that all stockholders vote for their Board's highly qualified nominees on the WHITE proxy card TODAY--by telephone, Internet, or by signing, dating
and returning the WHITE proxy card. Stockholders that need assistance in voting their shares or have any questions are urged to call Providence's p...
Providence Service Corporation Issues Letter to Stockholders
Your vote is important, no matter how many or how few shares you own. To vote your shares, please vote TODAY by telephone, Internet or by signing, dating
and returning the enclosed WHITE proxy card in the enclosed postage-paid envelope provided.
On behalf of your Board of Directors, we thank yo...
Amylin Advises All Shareholders to Vote Their Blue Proxy Card Today
...ternet according to the instructions on the BLUE proxy card, or by signing, dating
and mailing the BLUE proxy card. Even if shareholders have already voted u...vote today--by
telephone, by Internet, or by signing, dating
returning the BLUE proxy card in the postage-paid...
March of Dimes Announces Nursing Scholarship Recipients
...nal-child nursing, it was announced today.
"The nursing profession has played a key role in the history and mission success of the March of Dimes dating
back to our founding in 1938. Through these scholarships, we hope to demonstrate our continued appreciation.," said Dr. Jennifer L. Howse,, President...
Support Bristol's Highly Qualified Independent Nominees for Advocat Board
We urge all stockholders to elect our director nominees on the enclosed GOLD proxy card today. Vote for much needed change at Advocat by signing, dating
and returning the enclosed GOLD proxy card or you may vote by telephone or Internet if you own through a bank or broker. We urge stockholders to dis...
Three-Quarters of Durable Medical Equipment Providers Have Prepared for Pandemic Flu, According to a May 1 Survey by American Association for Homecare
...ferent set of challenges, but the home medical sector has prepared for them."
Some homecare providers have had pandemic flu plans and training dating
back several years. Pat Northheimer, clinical director at Cole Care in Coudersport, Pa., commented, "We had a pandemic flu drill three years ago that...
Amylin Sends Letter to Shareholders
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and returning your BLUE proxy card in the enclosed postage-paid envelope.
AMYLIN HAS THE RIGHT NOMINEES TO LEAD THE COMPANY
As your Com...
Severely Abused Foster Children Sue New York City Child Welfare Agencies After their Failure to Help Them
Identified in the filing only by their initials, the 10 plaintiffs seek unspecified damages for up to 20 years of abuse and torture. dating
back to the 1980s, these special needs foster children were locked in cages, handcuffed or zip-tied together at night, abused physically, threatened w...
Dr. Siegal's Cookie Diet Book by Sanford Siegal, D.O., M.D., Available May 22nd
...nturies of unlikely weight-loss diets and nutritional wisdom. An enthusiastic collector of diet books (his collection includes several hundred volumes dating
back to the early 18th century), Dr. Siegal resurrects for the reader's pleasure an array of largely forgotten diet schemes that, in their day, were w...
MMI Investments Issues Letter to Chemed Stockholders Illustrating the Superior Qualifications of the MMI Nominees
...r Chemed stockholders, and urge you to support the MMI Nominees by signing, dating
and returning the enclosed GOLD proxy card.
Of the five incumben...cumbent board of Chemed that independence and experience matter by signing, dating
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Dr. Siegal's Cookie Diet Book by Physician, Author, and Weight-Loss Expert Sanford Siegal, D.O., M.D., Available May 22nd
...through centuries of improbable weight-loss diets and nutritional wisdom. An avid collector of diet books (his collection includes hundreds of volumes dating
back to 1727), Dr. Siegal resurrects for the reader's pleasure a plethora of largely forgotten diets that, in their day, were widely accepted. Among t...
Looking Forward: Health Information Technology and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
...ublic policy development. Mr. Leary has spent a good portion of his career in Washington D.C. on federal healthcare policy and regulation development, dating
back to 1992 when he worked as a staff assistant to Representative Aspin, then followed Aspin to the Pentagon and worked on military health issues.
America's Egg Farmers to Participate in Annual White House Easter Egg Roll Today
..., live musical performances, storytelling and the legendary Easter Egg Roll.
The tradition of the White House Easter Egg Roll has a long history dating
back to 1878 when President Rutherford B. Hayes officially opened the White House grounds to local children for egg rolling on Easter Monday. Successi...
Report Ignores True Value of Chicago Hospitals
... no Illinois court has ever held that charity care is the ONLY measure for qualifying for property tax exemption. In an unbroken string of cases dating
back to 1893, the Illinois Supreme Court has expressly rejected such an approach, explaining as recently as 2004 that, "A charity is not defined by pe...
Human Heart Can Make New Cells
...urnover in diseased hearts is the same remains unknown.
To find out the rate at which new heart cells are generated, the researchers used carbon-14 dating
to estimate exactly when in the life span the cells were created. They found that less than 50 percent of cardiomyocytes are exchanged during a normal...
Westminster Safety Disagreement Highlights Risk in Schools
on the current situation. It also collates some 80 pages of survey reports
and correspondence related to asbestos safety concerns, dating
back to 2005.
In the light of the reassurances given to Clinica by both the
Parliamentary Works Services Directorate (PWSD) and the Health and ...
Young Survival Coalition and Living Beyond Breast Cancer Announce Support for Rep. Wasserman Schultz's 'The Early Act'
...nosed with breast cancer struggle with many unique issues, including being more likely to be diagnosed with more advanced cancers, pregnancy concerns, dating
and relationship issues, early menopause induced by cancer treatments, slightly higher mortality rates and living decades with this serious diagnosis....
Illinois Hospital Association Commends Governor for Protecting Health Care in State Budget Proposal
...d Ken Robbins, president of IHA, an organization that represents 200 hospitals and health systems statewide.
By paying old Medicaid bills - many dating
from last summer - for health care services already provided by hospitals, the state will be eligible to receive nearly $3 billion in additional feder...
Dating Abuse Affects One in Five Teens
...udies show that one in five teenagers in a serious dating
relationship reports being physically abused by th...ates have passed laws specifically addressing teen dating
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin... grade, understands the significance of preventing dating
violence and has published Safe Dates , the only ...