Jenni Schaefer, Motivational Speaker, Author Named National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) Ambassador
NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jenni Schaefer, a young
woman in Tennessee who has overcome a 20-year battle with anorexia and
bulimia to become a well-known motivational
speaker, author, singer,
songwriter and inspiration to women and girls everywhere, has been
appointed to the ...
2009 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists Annual Meeting and Exposition
...dications to patients.
Keynote speakers include:
Andrew von Eschenbach, Former Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Trisha Meili, motivational
speaker often described as the "Central Park Jogger"
New Website www.loseadresssize.com Launches
...Every week we talk with hundreds of women and men who strive to be thinner but find it difficult to lose frustrating fat. This new website is a great motivational
tool because they can actually see the difference a dress/pant size or two makes to them physically and emotionally."
Patrick Rummerfield Teams with Eric Westacott Foundation and Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to Help Young Quadriplegic Boy
...ed restorative therapies and paralysis research. Patrick is an accomplished motivational
speaker and is in the process of writing a book about his incredible life s...obility impaired children. Additionally, he spends considerable time giving motivational
speeches and advocating for stem cell research. Eric is a member of the Bar...
Generation Rescue and AutismOne Join Forces to Help Children
...on Rescue conference to embrace greater concerns of the autism community and include world renowned professionals who are new to the cause," says motivational
speaker and cookbook author Lisa A. Lundy. Cross pollination among individuals and disciplines is the "engine" of scientific progress. "...
Tight Management of Type 1 Diabetes Worth the Effort
...the diabetes center at Massachusetts General Hospital and a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston.
"This study provides a good motivational
message," said Nathan, who added that with good blood glucose control, "type 1 diabetes need not be accompanied by the frequent occurrence of long-ter...
School of Health Management Honors 162 Graduating Students
...ing Arts Center on the campus of Truman State University in Kirksville, and motivational
speaker Kevin Eikenberry delivered the keynote address. A two-time best-sel...007) as well as "Vantagepoints on Learning and Life" (2006). As a motivational
speaker, Eikenberry emphasized the extraordinary potential of both people a...
Looking to Shape Up for Summer? The Solution May Be the Steps You're Already Taking
...arch shows that using a pedometer can increase physical activity by about 2,000 steps(2) - or an extra mile - each day, proving that it's also a great motivational
tool that can push you to go further.
"I arm all of my clients with a pedometer to ensure they're still held accountable, even when I'm not t...
What are the most effective ways of promoting physical exercise in adults?
...g the use of pedometers simple step counting devices that can be used as a motivational
tool and promoting physical activity through mass media campaigns are the ...ntion averted, they concluded that the program promoting the pedometer as a motivational
tool for physical exercise and the mass media campaign were the most cost-e...
CMSA Announces Incoming President, Officers, and Directors
...ard-winning radio program. She also is nationally recognized for her work in case management, certification, transitions of care, models of care, and motivational
CMSA's new leadership for the next 12 months:
Margaret Leonard, MS, RN-BC, FNP
Motivational in Medical Technology
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PulmoLife Spirometry Screener
Features:...ent of choice in COPD screening
Gives FEV1 result as a percentage of predicted values
'Lung Age' Interpretation (Morris and Temple)
Used as a motivational
tool for smoking cessation
Company:VIASYS Healthcare (Nicolet Biomedical)
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Crabs' memory of pain confirmed by Queen's academic
"Humans, for example, may hold on a hot plate that contains food whereas they may drop an empty plate, showing that we take into account differing motivational
requirements when responding to pain.
"Trade-offs of this type have not been previously demonstrated in crustaceans. The results are consistent wi...
Intervention method reduces binge drinking
...l Campus, led the study on an intervention designed to reduce college binge drinking. The Southern Methodist Alcohol Research Trial (SMART) found that motivational
interviewing with feedback (MIF) significantly reduced drinking among a group of heavy-drinking college students.
The MIF intervention includes a ...
Track your fitness, environmental impact with new cell phone applications
...ve created two new cell phone applications, dubbed UbiFit and UbiGreen, to automatically track workouts and green transportation. The programs display motivational
pictures on the phone's background screen that change the more the user works out or uses eco-friendly means of transportation.
The applications ar...
Highlights from the June 2008 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
...ss the Adult Life Cycle for Women
Motivators and Barriers to Healthful Eating and Physical Activity among Low-Income Overweight and Obese Mothers
Interviewing in Internet Groups: A Pilot Study for Weight Loss.
Pediatricians alerted to the developmental nature of underage drinking in special journal supplement
... by Deborah Deas, M.D., M.P.H., professor of psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, include family-based interventions, motivational
interviewing, behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and limited pharmacotherapy studies.
These papers comprehensively address the comp...
Computer learns dogspeak
...re achieved for fight and stranger contexts, and the poorest rate was achieved when categorizing play barks. These findings suggest that the different motivational
states of dogs in aggressive, friendly or submissive contexts may result in acoustically different barks.
In the second experiment looking at the r...
Insomnia drug can improve brain function
...ble to speak spontaneously. Administration of the drug increased brain metabolism, and PET scans also showed improvement in cerebral areas involved in motivational
Although previous studies have shown the positive effect of zolpidem on catatonic conditions, the authors state, "To our knowledge, t...
Altered perception of reward in human cocaine addiction
...res of motivation (how fast and accurately they performed on the task). "These behavioral data implicate a disruption in the ability to perceive inner motivational
drives in cocaine addiction," Goldstein said.
The fMRI results also revealed that non-addicted subjects responded to the different monetary amoun...
Brains can recover from alcoholic damage but patients should stop drinking as soon as possible
...dent patients to stay sober.
"Doctors treating or studying alcoholism should be made aware of the research of Dr Bartsch because it may provide a motivational
tool that is a broad set of concrete, tangible, and rapid benefits of sobriety: cognition, chemistry and brain volume," wrote the associate professor ...
A reason why video games are hard to give up
...k there's a deeper theory than the fun of playing," says Richard M. Ryan, a motivational
psychologist at the University and lead investigator in the four new studie...c groups plays video games, and key to understanding their enjoyment is the motivational
pull of the games.
Four groups of people were asked to play diffe...
Motivational in Biological Technology
Video: OneTouch(R) Teams With Online Diabetes Community to Launch Global Diabetes Handprint Project
...on and Camping Association (DECA) to
support children's diabetes camps and to Taking Control of Your Diabetes
(TCOYD) to support adult educational and motivational
people with diabetes, those at risk and their loved ones.(2) Participants
will designate which organization -- DECA or TCOYD -- will r...
4C Controls Announces the Appointment of Dr. Philip Hayden as Vice President, Security Assessment & Threat Analysis
...officers and designed programs for national and international police officer safety and survival courses.. He has also lectured and been a keynote and motivational
speaker at national and international police conferences, colleges and universities.
Hayden is also an internationally known and highly regarde...
Nurtur(TM) Selects CaseNET to Enable Integrated Health and Life Management Capabilities
...rtur is a life, health and wellness company that helps people
transform their lives through life and health coaching, educational
resources, intensive motivational
techniques and services that address the
barriers that get in the way of health and the health issues that
complicate life. The company provides servi...
Thieme Presents Unique Technology Angle at Gov.s Conference
...c, Thieme said. We already live in a network created by technology.
Audience members praised Thiemes enthusiastic style of speaking, as well as his motivational
Its very inspirational, said Brent English of the Center for Technology Transfer, Inc. He brought a fresh perspective to a lot of people ...
Who is minding the Innovation Gap?
...o after at least a year of pitching venture funds, and often the exhaustion and equity hit at the end of the tunnel is so great that the all-important motivational
spark becomes subtly, if not actually, extinguished.
The operational Innovation Gap
An earlier article on life sciences business models high...
Motivational in Biological Dictionary
..., retain a ... in the primitive types of nucleus, the carriers of the same hereditary unit were ... The unit may also be used as a summary or motivational
part of an eight grade ... 1. There are hereditary traits controlled by units (the term gene' was ... Although the individual hereditary uni...