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Keeping Your Eyes on the Prize Can Help with Exercise, Psychology Study Finds
10/2/2014 9:59:32 AM
New research suggests the adage that encourages people to keep their “eyes on the prize” may be on target when it comes to exercise. When walking, staying focused on a specific target ahead can make the distance to it appear shorter and help people walk there faster, psychology researchers have found. Their study, which compares this technique to walking while looking around …
Judgment and decision-making: brain activity indicates there is more than meets the eye
Judgment and decision-making: brain activity indicates there is more than meets the eye
10/2/2014 9:50:27 AM
People make immediate judgments about images they are shown, which could impact on their decisions, even before their brains have had time to consciously process the information, a study of brainwaves led by The University Of Melbourne has found. Published today in PLOS ONE, the study is the first in the world to show that it is possible to predict abstract judgments from …
Allstate to Make Comprehensive, Supportive Guide Available to Every Person in the U.S. Diagnosed with Breast Cancer
10/2/2014 9:48:05 AM
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Allstate Insurance Company today announced it is partnering with bestselling author Hollye Jacobs to provide "The Silver Lining Companion Guide" to any person in the U.S. diagnosed with breast cancer. The guide was specially created to provide important information, practical tips and inspiration for those navigating through …
Do Daily Deal Coupon Sites Do More Harm Than Good?
Do Daily Deal Coupon Sites Do More Harm Than Good?
10/2/2014 8:04:31 AM
Carmel Raineri, owner of Australian-owned Ozzie Deals site, said local business find it hard to continue to sell their services or products once they advertise a deal at a heavily discounted price on a daily coupon site. “You may buy a discounted deal for a facial rejuvenation session for $39.00 which normally would cost $99.00 at your local beauty store, but you will not …
Top Five Best Places to Visit in Queensland to Enjoy a True Australian Experience
10/1/2014 11:01:28 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia October 2014 – Possibly one of Australia’s most diverse states, Queensland offers travellers opportunities to explore and enjoy the dusty Australian outback, white sandy beaches, warm green rainforests and the scratchy muted bush. Based on sheer size alone, people – especially international visitors or out of state holiday-goers – often wonder where the …
Dog Training Brisbane Expert Explains How Socialisation Prevents Dog Separation Anxiety
10/1/2014 10:52:01 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia October 2014 – It’s commonly known that dogs are playful, sensitive creatures that need to constantly show their affection. It’s for this reason that when dogs are socially isolated or alone during the working day, they can become shy or fearful, and behave inappropriately and sometimes even aggressively. They can easily develop dog separation anxiety …
Tile Secures $13 Million in Financing to Expand the World’s Largest Lost and Found to Android
10/1/2014 3:44:29 PM
San Mateo, Calif. – (October 1, 2014) – Today the makers of  Tile , the tiny wearable for the things you never want to lose, announced the company has closed $13 million in funding. This includes a $9.5 million Series A round led by  GGV Capital  and a $3.5 million seed round led by Tencent .  This round of funding will accelerate development of Tile’s Android app and …
Fibromyalgia and the Role of Brain Connectivity in Pain Inhibition
10/1/2014 3:42:59 PM
The cause of fibromyalgia, a chronic pain syndrome is not known. However, the results of a new study that compares brain activity in individuals with and without fibromyalgia indicate that decreased connectivity between pain-related and sensorimotor brain areas could contribute to deficient pain regulation in fibromyalgia, according to an article published in Brain …
Legacy Republic Launches to Create Micro-Entrepreneurs With Mission to Save America’s 2 Billion Video and Photo Album Memories
Legacy Republic Launches to Create Micro-Entrepreneurs With Mission to Save America’s 2 Billion Video and Photo Album Memories
10/1/2014 2:57:48 PM
Today Legacy Republic is launching to create the first mission-driven marketplace that connects communities through the preservation of their memories. In an effort to save over two billion home videos and photo albums from degradation, destruction and loss, Legacy Republic will provide all the tools and training for candidates looking to supplement their income with …
National Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Named A Finalist in the Denver MAME Awards
National Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Named A Finalist in the Denver MAME Awards
10/1/2014 2:34:16 PM
Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company , Lita Dirks & Co. and their client, Parkwood Homes, recently were named as a finalist in the Best Interior Merchandising of a Model , Attached Home over 1,500 square feet category in the 2014 Denver Marketing and Merchandising Excellence (MAME) Awards. The Denver MAME awards highlight the top performers in …
Celebrity Wedding Planner David Tutera is Coming to New Jersey
Celebrity Wedding Planner David Tutera is Coming to New Jersey
10/1/2014 2:18:35 PM
Beloved wedding dynamo David Tutera is taking center stage on November 24 at the Radisson Freehold. At the event, Mr. Tutera will share behind-the-scenes tales from his hit show on WE tv, celebrity clients, his rise to fame, and insights into wedding trends and ideas. The event, Cocktails & Wedding Bells with David Tutera , will also include a question and answer session …
Gender equality leads to more Olympic medals for men and women
Gender equality leads to more Olympic medals for men and women
10/1/2014 2:00:20 PM
Gender equality boosts a country’s Olympic medal count for both women and men, shows a new study from the University of British Columbia. Drawing data from the World Economic Forum’s 2013 Global Gender Gap Report, researchers compared a country’s tendency toward sexual equality with its medal counts from the London 2012 Olympic Games and the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. …
Innovations to Explore Breakthroughs in Health and Wellness in Upcoming Episode Airing Monday, October 20, 2014 via Discovery Channel
Innovations to Explore Breakthroughs in Health and Wellness in Upcoming Episode Airing Monday, October 20, 2014 via Discovery Channel
10/1/2014 12:10:22 PM
Innovations announces the upcoming airing of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr., scheduled to broadcast on Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. EST/PT via Discovery Channel. In this episode, Innovations will go behind the scenes to learn about Break the Cycle’s comprehensive dating abuse prevention programs. This segment will explore the practical help and information Break the …
NeoSleeve Offering 60% Off Coupon Deal on Amazon
10/1/2014 10:00:00 AM
The iPhone 5 armband manufacturer announced on their Facebook page earlier today that they are offering a further 60% off of their sale price when customers enter a particular coupon code when completing the checkout process on Amazon.com.   The likely reason that the sizeable discount is being offered is so that NeoSleeve might move a large quantity of their product in a …
Genetic and Blood Research Uncovering the Possibility of Vampirism
Genetic and Blood Research Uncovering the Possibility of Vampirism
10/1/2014 9:00:00 AM
A new novel integrates the latest scientific discoveries on blood chemistry and cellular regeneration to weave a story that makes the possibility of vampirism a reality. The new novel by J.E. Mayer, Immortal: The First Tango tells the story of the wealthy wine merchant, Octavius Kalman as he relives his 300 year life made possible by the virus that infects his blood system, …
New Australian Daily Deal Site is taking on the International Giants
New Australian Daily Deal Site is taking on the International Giants
9/30/2014 10:46:35 PM
Owner of Australian-owned Ozzie Deals site, Carmel Raineri said the international competitors are killing the Australian businesses they should be supporting. “These International daily deal sites are forcing businesses to slash up to 80 per cent off their prices and then slugging them with commissions up to 90 per cent,” said Ms Raineri, adding "They don’t support …
foodtweeks™Confirms New Partnership to Help Provide Food to Dare to Care Food Bank
foodtweeks™Confirms New Partnership to Help Provide Food to Dare to Care Food Bank
9/30/2014 4:35:30 PM
foodtweeks ™ proudly announced that Dare to Care Food Bank in Louisville, KY will be among the affiliated food banks to receive donations from the free weight management app that also feeds the hungry. foodtweeks™ enlists the help of weight-conscious consumers to report “tweeking” (trimming calories from their food) so that Dare to Care Food Bank can receive donations …
Consumers value their personal data at €170 / £140, Orange study finds
9/30/2014 10:02:59 AM
Orange today releases the second stage in its research into consumer attitudes relating to how businesses use their personal data. The research found that consumers consider the cumulative value of a common set of their personal data to be worth approximately €170/£140, a figure businesses need to bear in mind when balancing the use of personal data and supplying services in …
WallStreetSurvivor.com Launches Financial Education Courses
WallStreetSurvivor.com Launches Financial Education Courses
9/30/2014 6:00:00 AM
Wall Street Survivor announced today that it has added online courses to its interactive financial education platform. With over 200,000 investing enthusiasts experiencing the site, Wall Street Survivor is best known for its virtual stock market and its innovative stock picking leagues and stock market game . With the addition of these new courses such as  “ Creating Your …
Aspirin May Lower the Risk for Aggressive Prostate Cancer
9/29/2014 6:37:30 PM
Use of aspirin and/or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) was associated with a reduced risk for aggressive prostate cancer in men who had elevated prostate specific antigen (PSA) and a negative biopsy prior to study commencement, according to data presented at the 13th Annual American Association for Cancer Research International Conference on Frontiers in …