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Canadian-educated doctors more likely to screen for cancer
Canadian-educated doctors more likely to screen for cancer
11/27/2014 1:51:24 PM
Physicians who attended medical schools in certain parts of the world, specifically the Caribbean, Latin America, the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia and Western Europe were less likely to screen their patients for cervical, breast and colorectal cancer than Canadian graduates, according to new research. Researchers at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences …
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Chooses Queensland’S Gold Coast As Location For Third Australian Showroom
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Chooses Queensland’S Gold Coast As Location For Third Australian Showroom
11/27/2014 11:18:58 AM
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars’ third showroom in Australia, based in Gold Coast, Queensland, was inaugurated by the marque’s CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös, who is in the region for a week-long visit. He was joined at an exclusive evening event to open Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Queensland’s new showroom by Paul Warren, Chief Executive Officer of The Peter Warren Group, the company’s dealer …
The Million Dollar Holiday
11/27/2014 11:05:15 AM
Chances are, if you are on holidays, you are by the coast. When you’re relaxed it’s very easy to get caught up in the romance of owning your own piece of paradise. Tread carefully! The reality is that you will spend some, if not most, of your precious holiday time maintaining your holiday home, so your holiday can quickly become all about someone else’s holiday. You may …
Mobile ‘Man Cave’, the ultimate blokes toy
Mobile ‘Man Cave’, the ultimate blokes toy
11/27/2014 11:05:06 AM
Whilst any man cave is most guys’ ultimate dream, the Elite Man Cave is that one-upmanship any bloke would be proud to have. Elite Caravans owner Adrian Cappola said: “The Elite Man Cave will provide the owner ultimate bragging rights. There hasn’t been a bloke (or even woman for that matter) step through the door and not be overly impressed with the luxury interior fit …
HHS announces partnerships to promote Health Insurance Marketplace starting on busiest shopping weekend of the year
11/26/2014 3:29:48 PM
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today announced partnerships with Westfield Shopping Centers, The National Community Pharmacists Association and XO Group Inc., parent company of The Knot, The Nest and The Bump, to promote the Health Insurance Marketplace in conjunction with Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. The partners will …
Holiday shopping lists growing in 2014, SAS reveals
Holiday shopping lists growing in 2014, SAS reveals
11/26/2014 10:58:46 AM
SAS discovered that more than a third of holiday shoppers have longer shopping lists this year than in 2013. More than half of holiday shoppers are buying the same amount as last year, while only 10 percent were cutting back. What’s more, business analytics leader SAS’ survey of 2,007 consumers found they plan to spend approximately $115 per family member, $57 per friend, and …
Macy’s Reveals A Black Friday Giveaway With A Million Dollars In Prizes
11/26/2014 10:52:31 AM
Shoppers will have even more reasons to be excited during Macy’s Black Friday Giveaway with a Million Dollars in Prizes in stores nationwide during doorbuster hours. Beginning at 6 p.m. local time on Thanksgiving Day, customers can shop the greatest deals of the weekend (all Black Friday specials were revealed today on macys.com/blackfriday), plus have a chance to win big, …
GMC Canyon Hauls for the Holidays
11/26/2014 10:49:39 AM
Among the elaborate floats, marching performers and six-story-tall balloons, the 2015 GMC Canyon will have a presence tomorrow in the 88th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. The all-new, premium midsize truck will be one of 55 GMC vehicles towing floats along the 2.5 mile route, which winds along the west and south edges of Central Park and down Sixth Avenue. GMC has towed the …
Allstate Provides Another Way to Find Your Parked Car on Black Friday
11/26/2014 10:45:01 AM
There could be a few less worries this holiday season as Black Friday shoppers use a new Parking Reminder tool in the Allstate Mobile app to find their parked car after some holiday shopping. The free Parking Reminder feature can be found in the Roadside support section of the Allstate Mobilesm app and is available to anyone countrywide – with or without an Allstate policy. …
EPA Proposes Smog Standards to Safeguard Americans from Air Pollution
11/26/2014 9:47:55 AM
Based on extensive recent scientific evidence about the harmful effects of ground-level ozone, or smog, EPA is proposing to strengthen air quality standards to within a range of 65 to 70 parts per billion (ppb) to better protect Americans’ health and the environment, while taking comment on a level as low as 60 ppb. The Clean Air Act requires EPA to review the standards every …
Satellite Views Early Thanksgiving Travel Trouble Areas in U.S.
Satellite Views Early Thanksgiving Travel Trouble Areas in U.S.
11/25/2014 6:25:07 PM
As the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday approaches this Thursday, November 27, NOAA’s GOES-East and GOES-West satellites are keeping a weather eye out for storms that may affect early travelers. In an image from Nov. 25, the satellites show an active weather pattern is in place for travelers across the central and eastern U.S. NOAA’s GOES-East satellite provides visible and …
Nissan to Co-Host the 15th National Wheelchair Marathon ‘NISSAN Cup Oppama Championship 2014’ in Yokosuka
11/25/2014 6:18:44 PM
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. will sponsor the 15th National Wheelchair Marathon, the "NISSAN Cup Oppama Championship 2014," acting as the co-host with several other local organizations. The special marathon will take place in the area surrounding Nissan’s Oppama Plant in Yokosuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture, on December 5. Marking its 15th year, the three-day event has contributed to …
This Holiday Season Donate on Indiegogo to the H2 Wearable Blood Pressure Monitor Campaign: Help Give the Gift of Health
This Holiday Season Donate on Indiegogo to the H2 Wearable Blood Pressure Monitor Campaign: Help Give the Gift of Health
11/25/2014 4:00:08 PM
The worldwide wearable electronics market, already a $14 billion industry and expected to climb to $70 billion by 2024 ( Source IDTECHEX ), has another entry into the health wearable category: The H2 from CharmCare . The company is responsible for developing the world’s smallest and lightest wearable blood pressure monitor. The H2 Blood Pressure Monitor has already raised …
Kickstarter Loves Potato Salad, But Not Military Kids
Kickstarter Loves Potato Salad, But Not Military Kids
11/25/2014 2:41:27 PM
Kudos to Zach Brown and his quirky potato salad campaign that raised $55,492 on Kickstarter in August 2014 for a $10 pitch to, basically, well, make potato salad.  Social media is not like Ebola.  You never know what goes viral.   What 6 million military and veteran kids deserve to know is why Kickstarter would not give Americans the opportunity on Veterans Day to donate …
fitmob Launches New App That Gives You Instant Access to Gyms, Trainers and Studios Nearby
11/25/2014 11:57:45 AM
San Francisco – ( November 25, 2014) – Today fitmob is adding gyms to its “All You Can Sweat” Passport, which provides members with unlimited access to the top fitness experiences in their city. Now members of the fitmob community can workout on-demand simply by opening up the app or Website on their mobile phone. fitmob’s new app, available today for iOS and …
You Can’t Unwrap Cash – Europeans Reveal The Gifts Guaranteed To Offend This Festive Season
11/25/2014 10:58:29 AM
To tweet this news, copy and paste http://news.mstr.cd/1xJtV23 to your Twitter handle with the hashtag #OhMyGift It’s official: if you want to show you care and avoid arguments during the festive season, then put a little thought into the gifts you buy. That’s the result of a study into seasonal spending habits showing that nearly a third of Europeans believe cash is …
Tesco enlists experts to help Brits make Christmas
11/25/2014 10:55:36 AM
Nearly half of the nation feels under pressure during the festive period, with the majority of us spending just under six (5.89) weeks getting ready for Christmas, according to a new survey by Tesco. Preparing the all-important Christmas meal is the festive activity Brits most need help with (72%), followed by sourcing and decorating the tree (33%) and wrapping presents …
NIH scientists determine how environment contributes to several human diseases
NIH scientists determine how environment contributes to several human diseases
11/25/2014 10:52:37 AM
Using a new imaging technique, National Institutes of Health researchers have found that the biological machinery that builds DNA can insert molecules into the DNA strand that are damaged as a result of environmental exposures. These damaged molecules trigger cell death that produces some human diseases, according to the researchers. The work, appearing online Nov. 17 in the …
Feeling — Not Being — Wealthy Drives Opposition to Wealth Redistribution
11/25/2014 10:36:58 AM
People’s views on income inequality and wealth distribution may have little to do with how much money they have in the bank and a lot to do with how wealthy they feel in comparison to their friends and neighbors, according to new findings published in Psychological Science , a journal of the Association for Psychological Science . “Our research shows that subjective …
Women’s Empowerment in the Online Dating Market to be covered at iDate 2015 in Las Vegas
Women’s Empowerment in the Online Dating Market to be covered at iDate 2015 in Las Vegas
11/25/2014 8:00:00 AM
New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that the women’s empowerment movement will be discussed the 12th annual Internet Dating Conference on January 20-22, 2015 at the Tropicana Hotel.   “Screwing the Rules” Author and Dating Coach Laurel House will discuss how recent advances in women’s empowerment have changed the scope of dating, particularly online dating …