With Change in Mind: Community-Based Nonprofits to Use Brain Science to Revitalize Communities in Two Countries

Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 26, 2015 Ten nonprofit human services organizations in the U.S. and five non-governmental organizations in Alberta, Canada were recently chosen to infuse, align, and accelerate established neuroscience discoveries about the effects of life-altering toxic stress into their community-based work as a means to determine if this groundbreaking science can ...

Dehydration and accelerated evaporation are top climate change human health risks warns fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne

Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) June 24, 2015 A recent Reuters news article* described the potential health risk of climate change as a global “medical emergency.” In fact, warns radio host and fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne, the human health risk from climate change may be greater than the article describes. The article, says ...

Climate Change, Global Warming Increase Need for Sunscreen and Other Skin Protection Strategies Reports Fresh Water Advocate Sharon Kleyne

Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) April 14, 2015 With the global climate becoming warmer and dryer, and with summer approaching, the dangers of exposure to direct solar radiation are increasing. As a result, sunscreen protection is now recommended year round.* According to radio host and fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne, while sunscreen is increasingly indispensable to ...

Coming Together to Address Poverty and Climate Change

Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) April 22, 2015 At the Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day event held Saturday April 18 on Washington D.C.’s National Mall, Architect and innovator William McDonough announced a new concept for affordable buildings he is designing to benefit people in need worldwide. Timed to coincide with the spring meetings of the World ...

Kognito Co-Founder and CEO to be Featured Speaker at the 12th Annual Games for Change Festival

New York, NY (PRWEB) April 16, 2015 Ron Goldman, co-founder and CEO of Kognito, leaders in immersive learning experiences that drive positive change in health behaviors, will be a featured speaker at the 12th Annual Games for Change Festival (http://gamesforchange.org/festival/) taking places on April 21-23 and 25th in New York, NY. Kognito was selected ...

Skin Guru Uses New Beauty Combination to Drastically Change Skin Imprefections

Skin Guru Uses New Beauty Combination to Drastically Change Skin Imprefections
(PRWEB) April 07, 2015 FACE adds Infini to its repertoire of over two dozen laser and facial devices to target aging faster. Infini is a non-ablative fractional radio frequency device that creates renewed collagen for reversal of wrinkles, sagging, and scarred skin. The ability to target multiple skin imperfections is what makes this type of ...

1tucan Enlists Children in the Fight Against Climate Change in New App Bert Earth

1tucan Enlists Children in the Fight Against Climate Change in New App Bert Earth
Medellin, Colombia (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 A Pew Research poll found that 49-percent of “steadfast conservatives” doubt global warming. Results like this lead Camila Echavarria, creative director at 1tucan.com, to use games to change minds. “It’s hard to change an adult’s mind,” says Echavarria, “There is often a political agenda getting in the way. ...

Kitware Part of Team to Address Climate Change Issues

Clifton Park, NY (PRWEB) February 25, 2015 High-performance computing (HPC) will be used to develop and apply the most complete climate and Earth system model to address the most challenging and demanding climate change issues. This is the charge given by the Department of Energy (DOE) to eight national laboratories, the National Center for Atmospheric ...

SCI and Game Change Unveil Services for Student Athlete Experience

SCI and Game Change Unveil Services for Student Athlete Experience
Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 The Sports Conflict Institute (SCI) and Game Change Athlete Development Services & Consultancy (Game Change) have announced joint services to provide NCAA institutions with a better way to assess student athlete experience and performance efficacy. The Experience and Engagement Review services focus on addressing the needs of NCAA athletic ...

Anthropologists Release Statement on Humanity and Climate Change

Anthropologists Release Statement on Humanity and Climate Change
Arlington, VA (PRWEB) February 09, 2015 The American Anthropological Association (AAA) adopted a strong and clear statement on Humanity and Climate Change on January 29, 2015. The statement, based on the final report of the Association’s Global Climate Change Task Force, reveals eight ways for anthropologists to attack the problems of climate change from an ...