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54-Year-Old Psychology Teacher Loses 155 Pounds In 10 Months By Applying His Own Teachings To Himself

ERIE, Pa., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Lapides, a 54-year-old teacher of Spirituality Psychology and founder of The Freedom Foundation For Weight Loss And Spiritual Development in Pennsylvania, was recently challenged by one of his students to apply his own Spiritual Teachings to his weight pr...

Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation Announces Recipients of the 2009 Terri Lynne Lokoff/Children's TYLENOL(R) National Child Care Teacher Awards(TM)

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation (TLLCCF) announces the winners of the 2009 Terri Lynne Lokoff/Children's TYLENOL(R) National Child Care Teacher Awards(TM). Fifty exemplary early care and education teachers and providers from ac...

Massachusetts Teacher Facing Unaffordable Mandatory Health Insurance Speaks Out Against CA Mandate Proposal

New Poll Finds Californians Overwhelmingly Oppose Mandatory Health Insurance, Favor Regulation of Insurance Companies SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights: What: At a press conference, a ...

Mother & Daughter Celebrate Victory Over 'Meth'

...LES, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- "August marks our daughter's fifth year since conquering meth at Narconon California," comments Susan, mother of five and teacher who recalls living with a meth addict. "One day she'd be very nice and the next you'd have thought Satan walked through the door." *(PHOTO 72dp...

Wrongful Death Lawsuit for Tyler R. Hill Against Ambassadors Group, docleaf, et al., Officially Settled

...assadors Group Inc.; Ambassador Programs; People to People Student Ambassadors; docleaf Ltd.; Dr. David Perl and Larry McGonnell, both in England; and teacher leaders Sue Stahr, Pat Veum-Smith, Angela Hanson and Josh Aberle of Minnesota. The court's order is public but its memorandum is confidential. ...

Natural Healers Launches "Wellness Community Bulletin"

...quot; - Exploring the link between nutrition and health. "More Than a Paycheck: The True Rewards of Teaching Yoga" - Insight into yoga teacher career perks. "Celebrities and the Alternative Medicine Craze" - How celebrities like Oprah, Madonna, Goldie, Gwyneth and Uma prescrib...

Medicare Cuts Will Force Many Cancer Centers To Close, Stop Seeing Medicare Patients, Lay Off Staff, According To ASTRO Survey

...e cuts would take effect on January 1, 2010. "Take, for example, Joyce Wittet from Ontario, Oregon, population 11,245. The 79-year-old retired teacher had breast cancer that was easily cured with radiation therapy. Fortunately, there is a cancer center 15 minutes away that accepts Medicare. If the cu...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs

...d college and started teaching preschool after graduation, where she got health insurance through her work. She eventually left her job as a preschool teacher and went to work for her father, who owns a small restaurant. A small family business, her father couldn't offer health insurance, so Jaclyn went unin...

Jarrow Formulas' Coconut Oil Customer Celebrates 100th Birthday!

...base, never give up on anything, always maintain a sense of gratefulness … and don't forget the coconut oil." Betty remains today, the teacher that she has always been. It is up to us to learn from her. Jarrow Formulas is a nutritional supplement formulator and marketer founded in 1977 an...

Facial Plastic Surgeon Dr. Frank Fechner Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler

...on Dr. Frank P. Fechner is Harvard-trained and double board certified with his private practice conveniently located in Worcester, Massachusetts. As a teacher at Harvard Medical School and UMass Medical School, he is affiliated with the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary in Boston and UMass Memorial Medic...

Simulating medical situations helps students learn, retain basic science concepts

...l information, according to a new study done by researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. The study, recently published in Medical teacher , shows that medical students not only enjoy patient-simulation experiences but also learn more from them, said Michael T. Fitch, M.D., Ph.D., the sen...

Six Researchers to Receive Prestigious Awards from the American Society of Hematology

...iewer and editor of publications about hemoglobin and hemoglobin disorders, and an author of two textbooks. Most importantly, he has been an inspiring teacher of hematology to medical students and a masterful mentor of fellows and junior faculty. Connie Eaves, Ph.D. , of the BC Cancer Agency, Unive...

The Max Cure Foundation Announces Its First Charity Benefit: The 'Roar for a Cure' Carnival to Be Held on Saturday, August 22, 2009

... Katy Stewart is ten years old and lives with her family in Sag Harbor, N.Y. She is the daughter of two Eastern Long Island educators -- Jim, a teacher and wrestling, soccer and tennis coach at East Hampton High School; and Brigid, assistant principal at Montauk Public School. Their lives were foreve...

Children with autism need to be taught in smaller groups, pilot study confirms

...ound noise that these kids are exposed to. Imagine how frustrating it must be to sit in a classroom without being able to properly understand what the teacher or your classmates are saying to you. "Being able to detect speech in noise plays a vital role in how we communicate with each other because our li...

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals Announce 2009 Celebrating UC Success Contest Winners

...lieving stress. Relationship Category Steven W., Math Teacher, Houston , PA. A 26-year-old husband, father, teacher and coach, Steven and his family used humor to cope with the struggles of UC. He was given the nickname "semi-colon," and received a statue of a man t...

The Chopra Center Press Set to Release New Book this June 25

...ded by Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D. in 1996. Located in Carlsbad, California, the Center offers a wide variety of programs, retreats, and teacher training programs that integrate the healing arts of the East with the best in modern Western medicine. The Chopra Center has helped millions of peopl...

Iran Blocks Access to the Chopra Center's Web Site, Podcasts, and Blogs

... David Simon, M.D. in 1996. Located in Carlsbad, California (San Diego County), the Center offers a wide variety of programs, workshops, retreats, and teacher training programs that integrate the healing arts of the East with the best in modern Western medicine. The Chopra Center has helped millions of peopl...

Chopra Center Co-Founder and Best-Selling Author David Simon, M.D., Will Lead Two Special Events in New York City This June

...ded by Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D. in 1996. Located in Carlsbad, California, the Center offers a wide variety of programs, retreats, and teacher training programs that integrate the healing arts of the East with the best in modern Western medicine. The Chopra Center has helped millions of peopl...

GBS/CIDP Foundation International Appoints Patricia A. Bryant as Executive Director

...since 2005. Patricia has a B.A. degree from St. Francis College and an M.A. from New York University . She began her professional career as a teacher and educational administrator, and has also worked with troubled youth in New York developing and establishing educational, job training, employment, ...

The President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Announces 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

...ive system to help seniors reduce injuries and the fears associated with falling. Dr. Perkins-Carpenter continues her work as a consultant, lecturer, teacher and advocate on issues related to fitness and safety for senior citizens. About The Council The President's Council on Physical Fitness an...

Western Governors University Offers Special Nursing Scholarships for Employees of Hospital Partners

...le, Qwest, SunGard Higher Education, Sun Microsystems, and Zions Bank. WGU offers bachelor's and master's degrees in business, information technology, teacher education, and health professions. More information is available at www.wgu.edu . Contact for media inquiries: Joan Mitchell - Direct...

Western Governors University Nursing Education Program Receives $500,000 Grant from the Texas Workforce Commission

...le, Qwest, SunGard Higher Education, Sun Microsystems, and Zions Bank. WGU offers bachelor's and master's degrees in business, information technology, teacher education, and health professions, with students in all 50 states. More information is available at www.wgu.edu . Contact for media i...

MORE WOMEN SHUN HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY Garden of Life Offers a Natural Solution with Oceans 3™ Healthy Hormones™

...tabilize hormones and the raw food created vitamins A, D, E, K and B-12 were enough to convince 46-year-old Adina Stone to try the product. The school teacher from Tuscumbia, Alabama said that after taking the supplement for about two months, her hormonal balance has dramatically improved. "I had so...

Education International Calls for an End to Child Labour

...LO have collaborated to produce lesson aids for classroom use and a new publication entitled Give girls a chance: End child labour. It aims to educate teacher trade unionists, civil society and governments about the urgent need to take action against child labour, in particular the multiple disadvantages fac...

Joshua Rosenthal to Present Free Nutrition Talks in California

... Nutrition Expert Speaks about the Nation's Health Crisis NEW YORK, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Joshua Rosenthal, founder and primary teacher of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, is hosting 4 free public lectures in Los Angeles and San Francisco this June. Dr. Mehmet Oz recently...

UGA grad program expands to prepare teachers to work with secondary students with autism

...t will co-direct the new program called the Collaborative Adolescent Autism teacher Training (CAATT) project, with Kevin Ayres, an assistant professor of speci... But if we were to get an applicant from Cobb (County) who may be a current teacher wanting to complete their M.Ed., they would be eligible," said Ayres. "We a...

FREE 'Wash Your Hands' Song from Edutunes.com Teaches Children How to Stay Healthy

... HALEIWA, Hawaii, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Amidst the swine flu scare, first grade teacher Jennifer Fixman has decided to make a difference. She is giving away a free song called "Wash Your Hands" to help children and their families to stay ...

Roshan Announces Expansion of Afghanistan's First Telemedicine Project to Bamyan Region

...Khan University has been working with the Government of Afghanistan and donor agencies to strengthen human resource capacity in nursing, medicine and teacher education in Afghanistan. "The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi has been responsible for the management of FMIC that provides high quality heal...

LA BioMed researcher receives clinical teaching award

...emony. The award he is receiving is presented to teachers who "carried an exceptional clinical teaching load," demonstrated "sustained excellence as a teacher over multiple years, demonstrated evidence of a scholarly approach to teaching and clinical work" and became known for the "value of their teaching an...

More Than 167,000 Fans Flock to Target Facebook Page Helping Donate $3 Million to Ten Charities

... Feeding America - 15,574 votes (5.3%) = $160,336 HandsOn Network/Points of Light Institute - 11,378 votes (4.0%) = $120,845 Parent teacher Association - 10,904 votes (3.7%) = $112,259 National Park Foundation - 9553 votes (3.3%) = $98,350 Kids In Need Foundation - 9,190 vo...

Beauty, Wisdom, Tradition and Youth Honor Public Servants

... honor students from "The Chocolate Club" will be leading by example, serving the guests during the event. Mr. Isidro Aguirre is the honors teacher for AP social studies classes at Pinkston High School. Mr. Aguirre recently won an "Outstanding Teacher" of the Year award given by the Dal...

Oklahoma Passes Comprehensive Tort Reform: Governor Brad Henry Signs Reform Legislation

... on noneconomic damages except in cases of severe disfigurement and reckless disregard; gun manufacturer liability protection; volunteer immunity; and teacher liability protection. ALEC applauds the efforts of bill authors Rep. Dan Sullivan and Sen. Glenn Coffee, the Oklahoma Legislature, the Oklahoma C...

Western Governors University Offers Two New Master's Degrees in Nursing

...le, Qwest, SunGard Higher Education, Sun Microsystems, and Zions Bank. WGU offers bachelor's and master's degrees in business, information technology, teacher education, and health professions, with students in all 50 states. More information is available at www.wgu.edu . CONTACT: Joan Mitchell...

One Little Penny...One Big Difference

...er. "The staff and students really stepped up for her," said Oak Point teacher Mark Wavinak, the Pennies coordinator. The school was also visited by Minn... Vikings football player Kenechi Udeze, who is a leukemia survivor. Another teacher lost her mother to lymphoma this year. Wavinak credits all the teachers and...

AIBS honors outstanding contributions to biology

...National Academy of Sciences (NAS) and chaired the National Research Council. He continues to serve as an ex officio member of the National Academies teacher Advisory Council, which he initiated. Committed to improving science education, he helped initiate and develop City Science, a program that links UCS...

America's Top Young Scientists to Receive Scholarships for Winning Eggs-Periments

...ed by participating in Science Olympiad tournaments and non-competitive events, incorporating Science Olympiad into classroom curriculum and attending teacher training institutes. 1. Rampersaud G, et al. Breakfast habits, nutritional status, body weight, and academic performance in children and adolesce...

Scientology Volunteer Ministers Target Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the South Pacific

...ongatapu. "Thank you for this very important program," wrote one teacher who completed this training. He went on to state that it enabled him to &q...ems of teaching and learning on the part of the students." Another teacher wrote, "I would suggest that all teachers who are so-called quality te...

OWATER Invites Inspirational Athletes to Share Their Stories on Sports Drink Labels

...s some of the music industry's biggest stars; Jarrod Shoemaker, an Olympic tri-athlete from Boston; Rachel Mickelson, a cyclist and physical education teacher from California; Devon Haskell, a cyclocross competitor from Chicago; Mindy Solkin, a running coach from New York City; The San Francisco Nighthawks, ...

ABC's 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Helps Family Coping with Primary Immunodeficiency Disease

...are affected by PIDD. "I'm honored that our family was chosen to be on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," said Cerda, who in addition to serving as teacher and caregiver for her two homebound daughters, is also founder of two nonprofit organizations: "Artful Hearts," which creates murals for organizations...

Free New Content From BrainPOP Helps Explain Swine Flu to Kids

... , for grades K-3; and BrainPOP Espanol . Our newest resource, BrainPOP Educators , features free tips, tools, and best practices by and for our teacher community. Aligned to state standards and easy to use, BrainPOP serves thousands of schools worldwide. We host more than 4 million visits to our sites...
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