Online obituaries are changing the way we publicly remember the dead and how newspapers cover deaths
The ways we deal with death are finding a new life online, according to research being published by a Kansas State University journalism professor and her colleague.
"You're accustomed to clipping an obituary from the newspaper and putting it in the family Bible, but with online obituary servic...
Advertisements in High School Newspapers Encourage Students to Sport a Tan
According to a recent article in the April issue of Archives of Dermatology, almost 50% of high schools in the Denver area are printing tanning advertisements in their newspapers. // Tanning advertisements have been found in newspapers
of almost 11 of the 23 schools. In all, there were about 40 tan...
4th Annual Case for Inclusion Report Ranks All 50 States on Community-Based Support
...About the Author:
Tarren Bragdon has been involved in healthcare policy research and analysis for over a decade. His work has been featured in newspapers
and media outlets nationwide including the Wall Street Journal, New York Post, New York Sun and PBS . He served two terms in the Maine Hou...
Fitness Gurus Warn Women Not To Give Up On Their Diet Just Because Summer Has Arrived
... clicking on the link at www.size2forlife.com
The authors have appeared as guests on ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX and the CW networks and been reviewed in newspapers
and magazines worldwide. Media review copies are available.
Size 2 for Life is available at Amazon, Borders, Barnes & Noble and retail outlets...
Comic Strip Aims to Educate Families About Diabetes
... from the National Alliance for Hispanic Health.
It is hoped that the comic, which is published in Spanish and English and appears in more than 200 newspapers
nationally, will encourage readers to call the Su Familia National Hispanic Family Health Helpline (1-866-783-2645). English- and Spanish-speaking cal...
Bausch & Lomb Vision Care Strengthens Its Commitment to ReNu(R) Brand and the Eye Care Community
...ully integrated consumer marketing campaign which includes the www.renufresh.com Web site, a free-standing advertising insert (FSI) distributed in newspapers
nationally, in-store shelf talkers and banners, and an online advertising and search keyword campaign. The Web site, which features lens care informa...
New Media-Led Effort Responds to AIDS Crisis in Black America
... Publishers Association (NNPA) , representing more than 200 Black community newspapers
across the U.S., will introduce the Greater Than AIDS campaign at its Nat...BlackPressUSA.com and member newspaper websites as well as work with member newspapers
to place Greater Than AIDS print and online PSAs.
YWCAs to Mark National HIV Testing Day on June 27
...A has produced two new public service ads promoting HIV testing to younger women. This week it will partner with four local YWCAs and place the ads in newspapers
in communities with high HIV female infection rates -- Baltimore, Houston, Miami, and Washington, D.C. See these new YWCA ads at: http://www.ywca.o...
Ser Padres Joins Forces with la Doctora Aliza's VidaySalud.com to Offer the Hispanic Community Unprecedented Online Health-Related Content in Spanish
... and writes a weekly column in "La Opinion," syndicated
in Spanish-language newspapers
throughout the country. Her monthly column in
the Vista bilingual supplement runs in 29 newspapers
nationwide. The third
edition of her book, Mama Sana, Bebe Sano -- Healthy ...
Elder Care Expert Doctor Marion Receives Accolades from Lehman College, Mature Market Resource Center in Same Week
...ollege's 41st commencement ceremonies in Manhattan. Days later, her self-syndicated "Ask Doctor Marion" column series -- published monthly in regional newspapers
nationwide -- won a Merit Award from the 18th Annual National Mature Market Media Awards Program.
A 1980 graduate of Lehman College with a Mast...
Newspapers in Medical Products
Description:...home" or "on-the-go" video magnifier. The Companions easy-to-use controls allow you to read a variety of printed materials including books, magazines, newspapers
and even curved surfaces on medicine bottles and packages....
Wormington Near Point Card
Description:...ton NP Card, the examiner can measure a patients single letter near acuity and reading acuity. The font used is New Roman Times a popular font used by newspapers
and books. A series of tumbling Es, a metric scale, and pupil size array have been added to the original Rosenbaum design to increase usefulness. Prin...
Company:Richmond Products, Inc.
Newspapers in Medical Dictionary
...ROT FEVER . ENCYCLOPEDIA: PARROT , ENCYCLOPEDIA: BIRD, FIND MORE ... It was a classic medical scare story: Parrots died. A few people got sick. newspapers
went wild. Then, well after the outbreak of " parrot fever " was declared ... Parrot fever forum ... In humans, parrot fever can range i...
Newspapers in Biological News
U.S. IEEE members to report on Sci-Tech at California newspapers
WASHINGTON -- Two IEEE-USA Engineering Mass Media Fellows, Wendy Hansen and Maddalena Jackson, are writing news stories on science, engineering and technology as part of a 10-week internship from June to August at the Los Angeles Times and Sacramento Bee, respectively.
Wendy Hansen is a bioph...
Leading research agencies announce new international competition: "The digging into data challenge"
...a analysis, challenging scholars to develop international partnerships and explore vast digital resources, including electronic repositories of books, newspapers
and photographs to identify new opportunities for scholarship.
Applicants will form international teams from at least two of the participating coun...
Myth about 'dirty old men' supported by science
...s choose partners.
In the study, published in the journal Evolutionary Psychology , the researchers looked at 400 lonely hearts ads in the Swedish newspapers
Gteborgs-Posten and Aftonbladet and on the Websites Spraydate and match.com.
To some extent, the findings support established theories:
Prominent German biologist wins EMBO Communication Award
...wn name in the German media landscape, having published in leading national newspapers
such as Die Zeit, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Die Welt and many other... USA he achieved coverage of his research results in major general interest newspapers
like New York Times and USA Today. Last year, the political magazine C...
Nanotechnology and the media: The inside story
... WASHINGTON--Is media coverage of nanotechnologys potential risks growing" If so, who or what is driving articles in national newspapers
and newswiresenvironmental and consumer organizations, scientists, law makers, or industrial and financial groups" How do broadcast journalists decide...
AAAS announces winners of 2007 AAAS Science Journalism Awards
... the world we terrestrial species too often consider amorphous and unknowable. She said the series shows the sort of passionate rigor we rarely see in newspapers
these days. Frank Roylance of the Baltimore Sun , called it a most compelling series, ambitious, important and surprising in many aspects. The writin...
K-State sociologists use Department of Energy grant
...r constraints on a plentiful water source for the ethanol plant. The researchers will use demographic analysis, population surveys, content from local newspapers
and in-depth interviews with key stakeholders.
Selfa said one aspect the researchers will study is whether new populations are moving to these comm...
Beyond batteries: Storing power in a sheet of paper
...m has not yet developed a way to inexpensively mass produce the devices. The end goal is to print the paper using a roll-to-roll system similar to how newspapers
When we get this technology down, well basically have the ability to print batteries and print supercapacitors, Ajayan said. We see th...
Newspapers in Biological Technology
US Oncology Named 2009 Laureate by IDG Computerworld Honors Program
...b sites spanning business technology, consumer technology, digital entertainment, and video games worldwide. IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers
in 85 countries including CIO, CSO, Computerworld, GamePro, InfoWorld, Macworld, Network World, and PC World. IDG's lead-generation service, IDG Conne...
100% Non-Incision Cosmetic Surgery, The 'Frame Thread Lift,' Debuts December 14, 2008 At American Academy Of Anti-Aging Medicine In Las Vegas
...anches in Los Angeles, Singapore, and Japan. Dr. Woo Jung Ho has been featured in highly acclaimed publications such as the Herald News and many Asian newspapers
About The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine & Regenerative Biomedical Technologies Conference: An international event with a wor...
Families Embrace Science/Technology-based Ancestry Tracing Marking Milestone in Black Family Reunion Celebrations Across the Nation
...research in a way that makes the most sense for you. Family Tree projects are a good example.
Extra! Extra! Scan historic newspapers
and other archives to learn about the happenings during a given timeframe. You can infer a lot about past events that have played a part in shaping y...
'Come Home to Kansas' Announced by KTEC
...n-state and out-of-state advertisements
featuring successful entrepreneurs and returning professionals in alumni
association publications and selected newspapers
over the next year. The
advertisements emphasize that Kansas is a place to prosper with its low
cost of living and its high quality of life and are ai...
Amazing Treatment Relieves Serious Back Pain Without Dangerous Drugs, Injections or Surgery!
...ow can Dr. Flock guarantee diminished pain (No other doctor I know of is willing to make a guarantee)
Dr. Flock has been featured in many local newspapers
including the M.D. News. Flock lectures to many different groups educating
people on severe low back pain and the treatments availabl...
DEMO 2003 Closes with Focus on Collaboration and Communication
Network World, Inc. is a division of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research and event company. IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers
and offers online users the largest network of technology-specific sites around the world through IDG.net (http://www.idg.net), which comprises more t...
MyWeather, LLC Acquires WeatherPoint Business From Tribune Media Services
... TRB). WeatherPoint provides Internet weather data, graphics and imagery to newspapers
and other clients. The agreement should enable both companies to grow their... weather data and forecasts to TMS for its print products, serving over 120 newspapers
"The arrangement with MyWeather allows Tribune Media Servic...
Return of Retention
...d in the economy over the last twelve months, labor markets have remained in a funk. But anecdotal indicators like the number of articles appearing in newspapers
and business magazines are beginning to suggest that the issue of employee retention may be making a comeback. After a three year absence, employee re...
Technology isn't about technology
... college with patronage jobs from the Daley machine in Chicago.
From time to time someone attacked the Boss on what sounded like solid grounds. The newspapers
would be full of accusations.
Usually the attacking politician was invited to the Mayor's office.
"What do you need?" the Mayor always asked. Th...
One year after the 2003 blackout: Is Wisconsin prepared?
The numbers seem staggering at first glance, but the blackout was far less damaging than the third-world electrical infrastructure that newspapers
declared was in place. For starters, there were no fatalities related to a loss of power during the weekend, which was surprising, according to Bill S...
Newspapers in Biological Definition
...roup of individuals wants to be at some future time. Facilitation skills can be helpful for achieving consensus.
Vision is one of the student newspapers
of the University of York .
Newspapers in Biological Dictionary
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