Disability Community Humble Beginnings Lead to Great Things at Disabled World
Disabled World, an online disability community for the disabled, and people with health problems, celebrates five years of serving people with disabilities.
Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) February 23, 2009 -- Disabled World, an online disability community for the disabled, an...
EngagementHealth(R) Launches Comprehensive Wellness Program with Store Kraft - 80% of Employees and Spouses Participate in Programs
... with our high deductible health plan and Health Spending Account gives the employees a way to take control of their healthcare spending and savings," humble
"We all need to be responsible for our own health and our health care spending. I feel the insurance companies, the medical community ...
Potato Tops Poll To Be UK's National Veg
GLASGOW, Scotland, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The humble
spud has been voted the veg the UK would most like to be the national emblem of England, beating Wimbledon favourite Strawberries and Brussels sprouts...
Humans Weren't Always 'So Special,' Expert Says
...a large and complex brain has long been regarded as one of the major steps that sets primates apart from the rest of mammals."
But at humans' "very humble
beginnings, we weren't so special," he said. "That happened over tens of millions of years."
Your Amazing Brain has more abou...
Beetles drive groundbreaking conservation project
... They are cursed the world over for contaminating food supplies and are a huge commercial pest, but the humble
flour beetle is about to play a significant role in the management of endangered species.
The flour beetle or Tribolium castaneum will be the m...
Just in Time for Travel Season, Specialty Travel Companies Cement Partnership
...ients." The partnership is a natural alliance that has developed over the years, she went on to say, "but now it's official."
Both companies had humble
beginnings over 15 years ago. "We joke that we started our business from our closets; but that is the truth," said Jan Dvorak, Travisa's founder and ...
Misonix Announces Attendance at 22nd Annual Symposium on Advanced Wound Care
...significant reductions in the time to healing and the number of debridement procedures when SonicOne was selected as the method of choice.
beginnings in 1988, when a small group of nurses and physicians interested in this emerging discipline created a mission and vision to provide an inte...
Mercy Ships Founders Receive Humanitarian of the Year Award From Variety Club
...Currently, our flagship, Africa Mercy, is setting new records for the number of people we are able to impact with our services. The Stephens are very humble
people that have strived to make a difference, and the international family of Mercy Ships is grateful to the Variety Club for honoring these "Ch...
Hometown Grocer, Local Food Companies Team up to Support Pediatric Patients, Encourage 'Green' Lifestyle
...supplies Holsum, Aunt Hattie's, Roman Meal and Nature's Own breads and rolls to Arizona, New Mexico, southern Nevada and southern California. From its humble
beginning, Holsum has become favorably known across the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and South America. For more information, visit holsumbak...
Dr. Khanna Featured on Front Cover of Life after 50
...atured as the cover story in Life After 50 ; a great honor reserved for people of importance or celebrities. Dr. Khanna and the Khanna Institute feel humble
at this honor.
About Khanna Institute of Lasik Surgery:
The Khanna Institute of Lasik Surgery provides the latest technology in vision correctio...
Humble in Medical Dictionary
... Russell Varian and his brother Sigurd Varian together with William Hansen ... Russell Varian worked at various times for Stanford University, humble
Oil Co. ... Director: Tommy. Ken Russell tried several professions, before choosing to become a film... Ken Russell's ABC of British Music (19...
Humble in Biological News
Rhythmic genomics -- the yeast metronome and the walk of life
... New genome sequence information from the humble
baker's yeast has revealed surprising variation in a set of genes that can be thought of as nature's oldest clock. In a paper published in Genome Res...
Bee smart, bee healthy
...and the strength of their immune response, so there was no evidence for an evolutionary trade-off between these traits. Dr Raine adds: "Once again the humble
bee is proving more complex than most people thought. These essential pollinators learn many things in short their life and fight off a range of infec...
Worm genome offers clues to evolution of parasitism
... The genome of a humble
worm that dines on the microbial organisms covering the carcasses of dead beetles may provide clues to the evolution of parasitic worms, including tho...
Insight into the evolution of parasitism
... forms of parasitism have developed independently from one another. One member of the nematode group has acquired a certain degree of fame: due to its humble
lifestyle, small size and quick breeding pattern, the Caenorhabditis elegans is one of the most popular animals being used as a model in biologists' l...
Can tomatoes carry the cure for Alzheimer's?
... The humble
tomato could be a suitable carrier for an oral vaccine against Alzheimer's disease, according to HyunSoon Kim from the Korea Research Institute of Bio...
Want to fly? Don't copy the birds and the bees
...nes have ever looked particularly similar to nature's fliers, and today there is little comparison between a top of the range military chopper and the humble
bumblebee, despite similar flight patterns. In an era in which engineers are increasingly exploiting designs from nature, understanding this paradox ...
Origins of the brain
... before big brains.
Current thinking suggests that the protein components of nerve connections - called synapses - are similar in most animals from humble
worms to humans and that it is increase in the number of synapses in larger animals that allows more sophisticated thought.
"Our simple view that ...
Earthworm detectives provide genetic clues for dealing with soil pollution
... The humble
earthworm, famously acknowledged by Charles Darwin when he wrote "It may be doubted whether there are many other animals which have played so importa...
Shrimps see beyond the rainbow
... names mean 'mouth-feet' and 'genital-fingers'; they can move each eye independently, they see the world in 11 or 12 primary colours as opposed to our humble
three, and now we find that this species can see a world invisible to the rest of us.
Dr Kleinlogel, is based at the Max Planck Institute for Bioph...
Button mushrooms contain as much anti-oxidants as expensive ones
... The humble
white button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) has as much, and in some cases, more anti-oxidant properties than more expensive varieties.
Although the ...
Humble in Biological Technology
New yeast trick for eating favorite food: Details in Nature paper
... It is well known that yeast, the humble
ingredient that goes into our breads and beers, prefer to eat some sugars more than others. Glucose, their favorite food, provides more energy than an...
An Overnight Business Success Takes 20 Years
... you need to remember that you have been there before. You have survived and things will get better.
Finally, during the good times, we need to be humble
and remember that every business person meets the same people on the way up as we do on the way down. Guaranteed.
Inacoms Benson Receives Top Industry Recognition
...that evolved from this overall relationship. IBM has seen an increase in business from our members that are tangible and measurable.
Benson, who is humble
about the recognition, said, Our goal was never national recognition. We want to make sure we had a solid national service network. The response from ...
Sony Completes Acquisition of Sonic Foundry
...Wisconsin said, Sonic Foundry has had a history of great technology and products. The fact that Sony has recognized that is great.
Kennedy, who is humble
and a bit shy, told the audience at the Accelerate Madison meeting that both he and his company have received an incredibly warm welcome in Madison. H...
API Software continues expansion
...th Care in Milwaukee. According to Garcia, APIs president and chief executive officer, API Software had sales of $25 million in 2003.
Garcia is a humble
man who is well respected and honored by local business and government leaders. He attributes his companys success to the quality of life and hard-wor...
Flashing into the future
...nd Flash Lite for mobile devices, are all due "within 12 months."
The announcement is also a sign that Macromedia and Flash have grown up. From its humble
origins as a two-person project one coding the player, and the other writing the authoring tool nearly 10 years ago, Flash has come a long way from ...
Interest drives investment of instructional technology
...les a broad area of technology - its services include a recording studio, video production system and equipment to digitize documents - it grew out of humble
beginnings, more specifically the basement of Bascom Hall. Founded in 1955 as part of the university's Spanish department, its resources consisted sol...
Who's right about Wisconsin - CDW or RedPrairie?
...o cement its reputation for being one of the world's largest technology providers.
Berbee was founded by Jim Berbee, an entrepreneur who remains as humble
today as when he launched the company in 1993. He's more likely to be seen biking or running around the Madison area than hobnobbing, yet he and his c...
PDS survives with technological reinvention
...member of the Oconomowoc Area Chamber of Commerce Board, has tracked the company for several years. Its evolution amazes her, particularly given its humble
origins - four friends in a basement throwing in loose change to become equal owners.
"I think they are always ahead of the game," Manke said. "I d...
CEOs Gone Wild? Risks and rewards in the executive suite
...ed in his best-selling book, Good to Great, the leaders of the great companies he studied were not only focused on getting results, but were also very humble
in everything they did. They put the company's interests first and their employees followed this example. What kind of role model is a CEO that acts l...
Humble in Biological Dictionary
... Indie / Alternative music singles, watch music videos, listen to free streaming mp3s, & read Amoeba's blog. Article by Wim van Egmond on the humble
Amoeba , how to find and identify it, its behavior, locomotion and feeding, with many fine photographs. Watch Amoeba music video by Future Sound...