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Study shows that an FDA-cleared biomarker can help to reduce ADHD overdiagnosis
Study shows that an FDA-cleared biomarker can help to reduce ADHD overdiagnosis
3/6/2015 7:00:00 AM
BOULDER, COLORADO – NEBA Health announces today that Brain and Behavior has published validation results for the first biomarker cleared by FDA to assist a clinician in ADHD evaluation. Of particular note, the study shows that this brainwave-based test, NEBA, can reduce overdiagnosis by identifying children whose ADHD-like symptoms may be better explained by another …
About Nigeria: President Goodluck Jonathan visits retaken northeast towns of his country
3/6/2015 5:06:39 AM
President Goodluck Jonathan visits retaken northeast towns after military successes as About Nigeria reports on latest incidents. Up-to-date online news website About Nigeria reports that Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has paid a visit to some of the towns in Borno and Adamawa states that the military has retaken from Boko Haram militants in recent weeks. The …
San Marcos Company Now Offering Portable Artificial Hedges for Rent
3/5/2015 8:09:56 PM
San Marcos company, Geranium Street Floral , is now offering portable artificial boxwood hedges for rent in the Southern California area. The versatile and attractive artificial hedges are perfect for events, including weddings, tradeshows, and corporate events. They are easy to transport, set up, and break down at the conclusion of an event.  Geranium Street can deliver, set …
New Video by CSI globalVCard Reveals That CFOs Slow to Adopt Electronic Payments May Be Holding Their Company Back From More Profitable Way of Doing Business
3/5/2015 4:53:33 PM
Why are nearly 50% of U.S. and Canada businesses still writing paper checks? CSI globalVCard, a leading provider of electronic payments solutions, set out to find that answer. Fifteen senior level financial executives were interviewed and among the most prominent reasons cited are fear of change and the perception of a loss of control. The interviews also reveal something …
GCSE English Literature author leads digital workshop for World Book Day
3/5/2015 4:05:50 PM
This World Book Day, GCSE English Literature author, Jon Seal, leads a workshop with year 10 students from five schools in Cambridgeshire. Students from Coleridge Community College, the Press’s Business in the Community partner school, along with students from Cottenham Village College, Parkside, Chesterton Community College, and North Cambridge Academy, will join together …
WellCare Launches Nationwide Community Assistance Line to Connect People to Needed Social Services
3/5/2015 3:17:53 PM
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), a leading provider of managed care services for government-sponsored health care programs, announced today that it launched a nationwide, toll-free Community Assistance Line (CAL) to help connect people to social services including financial, food, education and utility assistance, transportation, disability and homeless services, …
Lizbeth West Named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America
3/5/2015 2:59:05 PM
Weintraub Tobin is pleased to announce that Shareholder Lizbeth (“Beth”) West has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). The LCA is an exclusive trial lawyer honorary society limited to 4,000 Fellows, representing less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only. Fellows …
Florida Jeweler Helps Create Healthy Hearts
Florida Jeweler Helps Create Healthy Hearts
3/5/2015 1:02:52 PM
Though diamonds may last forever, it is the loved ones who get and give diamonds that really matter; that’s why a local retailer decided to do its part to help heart health during February. Jon’s Fine Jewelry, a top jeweler in Cocoa Village, did something special to raise funds for the local chapter of the American Heart Association as part of American Heart Health Month.  …
Local Youth Center (BCBA) Prepares for Legal Challenge Against The West Islip Board of Education – Must Postpone Their 11 Year Anniversary Celebration
Local Youth Center (BCBA) Prepares for Legal Challenge Against The West Islip Board of Education – Must Postpone Their 11 Year Anniversary Celebration
3/5/2015 1:02:40 PM
On the eve of its 11 year Anniversary, BCBA an All-Volunteer Non-Profit Organization, must postpone their Community Fitness Challenge Celebration originally slated for March 21st 2015. A privately funded 501-C3 charitable organization, BCBA has been serving Long Island’s youth with quality, structured sport programs designed to empower kids with teachings of self-reliance …
Female Entrepreneurs Link Arms to Empower Thousands of Women in Developing Nations
3/5/2015 9:28:09 AM
March 5th, 2015 “The world will be saved by the Western woman”.  The Dalai Lama uttered these words at the Vancouver Peace Summit in 2009, and now a group of successful female entrepreneurs have taken up the challenge with a vengeance.     March 16th, 2015 is the launch of “Women United for Change”, a new movement led by women business owners with the goal to transform the …
Vestmark Recognized as a Finalist in Three FTF News Technology Innovation Awards Categories
3/5/2015 9:19:43 AM
Vestmark, a leading innovator of wealth management technology solutions, announced today that VestmarkONE and Vestmark BPO have been nominated in three separate categories in the 2015 FTF News Technology Innovation Awards. VestmarkONE was nominated for ‘Best Client Reporting Solution’ and for ‘Best IBOR solution.’ This unified wealth management platform includes a scalable, …
Metlife to Hold Latin America Investor Conference
3/5/2015 9:17:42 AM
MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) announced that it will hold an investor conference in Santiago, Chile, on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, from 1:30 p.m. to approximately 5:30 p.m. Chile Standard Time to discuss the company’s Latin America businesses. Senior management from MetLife’s Americas region and its Latin America businesses will present. A live audio webcast of the conference, …
Renaissance Hotels and Indiewalls Give Guests a New Way to Experience
Renaissance Hotels and Indiewalls Give Guests a New Way to Experience "The Art of Discovery"
3/5/2015 9:12:08 AM
In keeping with Renaissance Hotels’ belief that every traveler should always Live Life to Discover , the lifestyle brand announced today a new chapter in its “The Art of Discovery,” an artistic collaboration started last year with The Creative Coalition. This year’s art project has been curated by Indiewalls, the company founded by Gavriel Wolf in order to create custom art …
Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipients To be Recognized on Forever Stamp Sheet
Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipients To be Recognized on Forever Stamp Sheet
3/5/2015 9:08:11 AM
Sun., March 8, marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the ground war in Vietnam with the deployment of 3,500 Marines. By war’s end on April 30, 1975, nearly 3 million service men and women fought in the conflict that would take the lives of more than 58,000 Americans. Of those who served during the Vietnam War, 258 were awarded the Medal of Honor. More than six out …
Crashes are the leading cause of on-the-job death for truck drivers in the US
3/5/2015 8:59:43 AM
Our nation depends on truck drivers to deliver goods and services safely and efficiently. Yet, crashes involving large trucks continue to take a toll on truck drivers, their passengers, other road users, businesses, and the community. Overall, 317,000 motor vehicle crashes involving large trucks were reported to police in 2012, according to the latest Vital Signs report by …
Mercy Corps and BPI Globe BanKO Win GSMA Global Mobile Award for “Best Use of Mobile in Emergency or Humanitarian Situations”
3/5/2015 8:46:26 AM
BPI Globe BanKO , the Philippines’ first mobile microsavings bank, and the global humanitarian organization Mercy Corps have been awarded GSMA’s 2015 Global Mobile Award for “Best use of mobile in emergency or humanitarian situations.” The award recognizes the innovative role mobile technology played in distributing a total of $2.3 million in emergency cash assistance to …
AFL Australia Presents $2,000 Grant to Disability Sport & Recreation
3/5/2015 8:44:37 AM
AFL , a leading global fiber optics manufacturer and service provider, presented a $2,000 grant to Disability Sport & Recreation (DSR) in support of its WheelTalk School Awareness Program . The program is geared toward educating students to better understand people facing disabilities and the importance of living a healthy, active lifestyle. The AFL grant will …
West Virginia American Water Prepares for Statewide Operational Impacts from Weather System
3/5/2015 8:41:07 AM
West  Virginia American Water is preparing to respond to potential operational impacts related to a weather system impacting the company’s 19-county service territory tonight and tomorrow. Ice and wet, heavy snow are anticipated; therefore, the company’s primary concern is for power outages that could affect any of the company’s hundreds of electricity dependent facilities, …
La telemedicina prende piede in Italia
3/5/2015 8:38:04 AM
Health Telematic Network ( HTN) , società leader in Italia nei servizi di Telemedicina , fondata e guidata guidata dal Dr. Fulvio Glisenti, è nata alla fine degli anni ’90 dalla realizzazione di un progetto di ricerca di Telecardiologia premiato dalla Commissione Europea (dedicato alla messa in sicurezza, dal punto di vista cardiologico, di un territorio montano della …
Moovit Spearheads the Local Transit Revolution with Wearable Editions for Android & iOS
Moovit Spearheads the Local Transit Revolution with Wearable Editions for Android & iOS
3/5/2015 8:37:48 AM
Today, Moovit, the free intelligent local transit app, is announcing its forays into wearable technology: Moovit for Android Wear and Moovit for Apple Watch.  Not satisfied simply delivering a product available for smartphones and tablets worldwide, the Moovit team wants transit to be front and center of the wearable revolution. Small Screen & Relevant Information for …
20 Year Old Revolutionizes Tucson Breast Reduction Market
3/5/2015 8:37:35 AM
Tucson, Ariz. -- Jeremiah Onciu, a 20 year old Internet Marketing prodigy from Arizona who specializes in cosmetic surgery marketing and public relations, has released something today that he says will revolutionize Tucson’s Cosmetic Surgery market. He says that he can instantly , without any SEO or Pay-Per-Click (PPC), hand any cosmetic surgeon Tucson’s top positions on …
Aussie Brand ASPERA Launch Ultra-Rugged 4G Smartphone
3/5/2015 8:37:13 AM
Australian mobile brand ASPERA, today announced their new ruggedised 4G flagship; ASPERA R6. Fast, powerful, and tough, R6 makes no compromise on outright smartphone performance in adding IP68 certification for total dust protection and water protection at more than 1 metre for 30 minutes. R6 comes with Gorilla® Glass 3 for ultimate screen durability and a ruggedised, shock …
The Passport Band Reschedules Their Release Show for Their EP Memories, for Saturday March 7, 2015.
The Passport Band Reschedules Their Release Show for Their EP Memories, for Saturday March 7, 2015.
3/5/2015 8:37:03 AM
Memphis, TN – The Passport , an Indie Rock band out of Memphis, TN isn’t letting a winter snow storm stop them from providing great entertainment for their fans!  Even though rain and snow forced them to postpone their February 20th, 2015 Release Show, The Passport still found a way to put on a show for diehard fans and played with the band Press from Asheville, …
Semifinalists Announced for Tag Business Launch Competition
3/5/2015 8:29:12 AM
The Technology Association of Georgia, Venture Atlanta, and Metro Atlanta Chamber announced the 21 companies that were selected as semifinalists for the 10th annual TAG Business Launch Competition 2015. The annual competition supports the creation and growth of new companies that to aid in strengthening and expanding Georgia’s strategic high-tech clusters. In the next three to …
Kenya Among the Fastest Growing Economies in Africa
3/5/2015 8:23:36 AM
Buoyed by falling oil prices, Kenya’s growth is projected to rise from 5.4 percent in 2014 to 6-7 percent over the next three years (2015-2017), making it one of the fastest-growing economies in Sub-Saharan Africa according to the latest Kenya Economic Update (KEU) published by the World Bank. The eleventh edition of the KEU notes that external and internal balances are …
Ubisense CTO Dr. Andy Ward to Present at Internet of Things Forum 2015
Ubisense CTO Dr. Andy Ward to Present at Internet of Things Forum 2015
3/5/2015 6:00:00 AM
Ubisense Group plc (AIM: UBI), a leader in enterprise location intelligence solutions, today announced that Dr. Andy Ward, co-founder and CTO of Ubisense, will present at Internet of Things (IoT) Forum 2015 next week in Cambridge. This two-day conference brings together European thought leaders and investors in the IoT space to explore the commercial potential of IoT and its …
Artificial Intelligence-Based Website Builder The Grid Announces New Suite of Features To Be Available on its Platform as Company Reaches 25,000 Founding Members and $2.4M in Pre-Sales
3/4/2015 6:06:50 PM
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (March 4, 2015) – Today, The Grid , the company revolutionizing web design through artificial intelligence-driven software that can recognize beauty, announces several new product features and back-end updates to its platform. Since launching in October 2014, The Grid ’s pre-sale campaign has attracted over 24,000 paid founding members and …
ASPCA Assists Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office to Seize More Than 130 Dogs from Alabama Puppy Mill
3/4/2015 4:01:57 PM
At the request of the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office, the ASPCA ® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) is assisting in the removal, transport, sheltering and medical treatment of more than 130 dogs from a large, substandard breeding facility—frequently referred to as a puppy mill—in Needham, Ala. Upon arriving at the facility, ASPCA responders …
Energy Access Ventures Fund launched: boost for access to energy in Sub-Saharan Africa
3/4/2015 3:59:33 PM
Schneider Electric in partnership with, CDC Group – the UK Department for International Development (DFID), European Investment Bank, FISEA – PROPARCO, OFID, and AFD- FFEM, announce the launch of the Energy Access Fund to improve access to sustainable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa. The new fund will transform lives and stimulate economic development across Africa by providing …
Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG), Inc. chooses Ramco Aviation MRO Software
Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG), Inc. chooses Ramco Aviation MRO Software
3/4/2015 3:51:31 PM
Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG), Inc. the authorized service center of AgustaWestland, today announced that it has chosen Ramco Aviation suite to manage its MRO (Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul) operations which covers both rotary and fixed wing aircraft. Built with industry best practices, Ramco Aviation suite will enable MAG to automate their processes and integrate its …
Popular Flooring Products May Contain High Levels of Formaldehyde
3/4/2015 3:18:06 PM
In early March, “60 Minutes” revealed that a national laminate flooring company whose products were manufactured in China may not meet health and safety standards due to high levels of formaldehyde, a known cancer-causing chemical. According to the broadcast, the company’s products averaged six to seven times above the state standard for formaldehyde and even found some …
Camp for Grieving Boys Opens in NY
Camp for Grieving Boys Opens in NY
3/4/2015 1:14:01 PM
Kennybrook Experience, the newest addition to Experience Camps, is currently enrolling boys, ages 9-12, who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or other meaningful person in their lives. Kennybrook Experience will be held at Camp Kennybrook in Monticello, NY, from August 17-22. The camp is free to all who attend. Experience Camps help build confidence, encourage …
Ben Pakulski Announces MI40 Foundation Arnold Classic Sale
Ben Pakulski Announces MI40 Foundation Arnold Classic Sale
3/4/2015 1:00:00 PM
It’s that time of the year again for the Arnold Classic being held on March 5 - 8th, live in Columbus, Ohio. This years event, co-produced by famed bodybuilder and strongman Arnold Schwarzenegger, is expected to host over 175,000 fans and 18,000 athletes during its incredibly deep event schedule. The official lineups have also been announced and Ben Pakulski is competing …
Chicago Dramatists Kicks Off New Season With World Premiere of The Mecca Tales
3/4/2015 12:55:15 PM
CHICAGO – March 4, 2015 – After taking a one-year hiatus from production, Chicago Dramatists is officially launching its new season with the highly-anticipated world premiere of The Mecca Tales written by Resident Playwright Rohina Malik and directed by Associate Artistic Director Rachel Edwards Harvith. The production, which was developed in conjunction with the Goodman …
Spiritual Medium Roland Comtois To Speak On “The Eternity of Love - Messages of Hope and Healing“
AT THE HAMPTON INN, HILTON HEAD, SC, ON APRIL 10 & 11
Spiritual Medium Roland Comtois To Speak On “The Eternity of Love - Messages of Hope and Healing“ AT THE HAMPTON INN, HILTON HEAD, SC, ON APRIL 10 & 11
3/4/2015 11:56:46 AM
HILTON HEAD, SOUTH CAROLINA - Roland Comtois , nationally acclaimed best-selling inspirational speaker, grief specialist, spiritual medium, author, and radio host will visit Hilton Head, SC on April 10th and 11th 2015. Roland will address the topics of overcoming grief, how to remain connected with your loved ones who have passed and the eternity of love. The event at The …
Oil Workers State Safety Issues are a Primary Concern at Labor Talks
Oil Workers State Safety Issues are a Primary Concern at Labor Talks
3/4/2015 11:52:40 AM
Last week, the Los Angeles Times reported that too much pressure in a piece of equipment at a refinery in Torrance was the cause of an explosion that injured four contractors and jolted many people in the surrounding neighborhood.  The explosion also released materials that settled on homes and cars in the area.   This most recent refinery incident was quickly sited by a …
Truecaller Expands Dual SIM Support with New Version of Truedialer, As Company Aims to Replace Native Dial Pad App on Android
3/4/2015 11:46:08 AM
Truecaller , a search technology company that is reimagining your phonebook to make it more intelligent and useful , is announcing today the global launch of its revamped version of its popular dial pad app Truedialer, available for free on Google Play . With more than 100 million users, Truecaller offers its services in more than 200 countries around the globe and is …
Drawbridge Goes Beyond Devices with Updated Branding
Drawbridge Goes Beyond Devices with Updated Branding
3/4/2015 11:14:33 AM
Drawbridge today announced an evolution in the company’s brand messaging and creative language that elevates its positioning from being device-centric to being consumer-centric, speaking more to the company’s “people technology.” As part of its brand refresh, Drawbridge, which enlisted San Francisco based brand strategy firm Emotive Brand, unveiled a new logo, brand video, as …
FUJIFILM Dimatix Hails the Samba Printhead, the Most Advanced Technology Available in the Industry
3/4/2015 11:05:38 AM
Lebanon, NH, March 4, 2015 – Showcasing the latest in technological advancements, FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc. announces the innovative Samba ™ printhead. FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc., the world’s leading supplier of drop-on-demand inkjet printheads continues building upon its long and innovative history of providing printheads that deliver excellent dot placement accuracy, …
Turner Insurance Agencies Raise Over $200,000 To Support Type 1 Diabetes Research In Collaboration With JDRF, Continues Volunteering Efforts At House Of Hope And More
3/4/2015 10:44:58 AM
With agencies in Merritt Island, Rockledge and Jacksonville, FL, Turner Insurance Agencies continue their mission to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes, preparing with their team, Team Turner, for the JDRF 2015 walk. This is their next big mission focus while they continue to volunteer and provide assistance to The House Of Hope and the Central Florida Food Bank.   Utilizing …