Ash Wednesday marks the first day of the 40-day season of Lent, during which many Christians around the world will abstain from certain foods or practices as an act of self-discipline. For some, that will mean 40 days without chocolate or Facebook while others may abstain from gossip or complaining. Show More Summary
The social media giant has been issued a formal notice that it must update its practices to comply with the French Data Protection Act.
"You're gonna hear them before you see them." The security guard at the high school where I was going to be leading workshops with a group of sophomore girls left me with this statement as I moved from his desk and headed to the small room where the young women and I would meet twice a week over the next nine months. Show More Summary
Image Licensed From Shutterstock Life can be a balancing act. When one area is off balance, it impacts every other area in our lives. For instance, when we don't get enough sleep, things that were once straightforward can very quickly become unnerving. Show More Summary
Lakers Coach Byron Scott agreed with rookie D'Angelo Russell's assessment that the Lakers need to work on communication. After the Lakers' 10th loss in a row on Sunday night, Russell said the Lakers might communicate in practice, but it doesn't translate to the game. "I don't know how you get it...
It appears that all that lobbyist sniping on behalf of the US no-questions-asked antiquities market was money pored down a cesspit which could have been spent on tightening up best practice. It is being reported today that H.R. 1493, the Protect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act was passed in the US Senate. Show More Summary
PETA's new billboard highlights the abusement park's forced breeding practices. The post SeaWorld: Where Grown Men Perform Sex Acts on Orcas appeared first on PETA.
Guest essay by Philip Foster COP21 Paris climate conference urged that all home heating should move away from gas to be all electric. In the UK the Climate Change Act already assumes this scenario will be put into practice.1 Just how realistic is this for the UK? There are around 16 million (16 × 106)…
HRC blasted outrageous legislation introduced in the Georgia State Senate by anti-LGBT Republican Senator Greg Kirk. The so-called First Amendment Defense Act of Georgia would go far beyond protecting the right to practice one’s religion – already firmly established in the First Amendment of the U.S. Show More Summary
In 1995, Car and Driver said “those who genuinely enjoy the act of driving and still demand a practical compact sedan will have a tough time finding a better choice than one of these 3 Series Bimmers.” Two things have happened since then. Read more...
Hypnosis straddles the line between science and entertainment, encompassing both the therapeutic practice of hypnotherapy and performative stage acts.
When Congress passed the REAL ID Act, it hadn’t held a hearing to examine the merits and demerits—or practicalities—of instituting a U.S. national ID. Unworkable, the Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security Committee called it. In the U.S. Show More Summary
The House of Representatives is expected to give final approval Wednesday to a bill that would repeal much of the 2010 Affordable Care Act — a measure that President Obama will surely veto, and that Republicans will not be able to override. A more serious threat to the program has been rising premiums...
Lendale Johnson spent more than 20 years and countless hours training and practicing for a failed attempt at a professional tennis career. Then earlier this year, the Fox hit television series Empire aired. Johnson had a non-speaking part as an extra in a yacht scene. Show More Summary
I recently wrote about inter-professional hostility in health care. I thought I would share some of the inspiration for that post here. Is there really an escalation of scope of practice conflicts and a downward spiral of disrespect, or is it just more palpable in the modern era of anonymous comments and viral online posts? […]
By: Lia Miller Our daughter is now a preschooler and we are experiencing a “phase” where she frequently doesn’t listen and occasionally acts out. For example, she plays soccer after school and wanted to where a “pinny” (practice shirt) while they scrimmaged. Unfortunately, before she could get the pinny, a 4th grade boy grabbed the last Keep Reading ?
Lendale Johnson spent more than 20 years, nearly $90,000 annually and countless hours training and practicing for a failed attempt at a professional tennis career. Then earlier this year, the Fox hit television series Empire aired. Johnson had a non-speaking part as an extra in a yacht scene. Show More Summary
In about 2001, long before the Affordable Care Act was passed, I took care of a patient I’ll never forget. All doctors have them. I was a year and a half out of my family medicine residency, practicing at a safety-net clinic in Philadelphia. Show More Summary
The king of the jungle gets some much needed backup as the. government adds African lions to the Endangered Species Act, which will put a damper on hunting practices overseas. The designation will be announced Monday by the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), and prohibits hunters from bringing lion trophies back to the States. Show More Summary
An overview and best practices to comply with of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).