Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems

Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems
CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 24, 2015 Computers, tablets and smartphones are necessary devices in many workplaces today. With the increase in screen time, at work or leisure, the risk of digital eye strain also increases. According to a recent report from The Vision Council, more than 60 percent of adults spend five or more hours ...

Study: Super Bowl Beer Ads Influence Teens to Drink; Suncoast Rehab Warns About Connection to Lifelong Problems

Study: Super Bowl Beer Ads Influence Teens to Drink; Suncoast Rehab Warns About Connection to Lifelong Problems
Spring Hill, FL (PRWEB) February 17, 2015 Exposure to alcohol advertising, including the highly anticipated and celebrated ads shown during the annual Super Bowl broadcast, increases the likelihood that young people between the ages of 12 to 20 will start drinking—and the earlier they do, the more likely they are to suffer alcohol-related problems later ...

NJIT Forms an Alliance with Drexel and Rowan to Solve Regional Water Problems

NJIT Forms an Alliance with Drexel and Rowan to Solve Regional Water Problems
Newark, NJ (PRWEB) November 14, 2014 Water experts at NJIT, Drexel University and Rowan University are joining forces to tackle the increasingly complex challenges affecting water resources in the region, from shrinking supplies, to industrial contamination, to climate change. In an alliance sealed this week on the NJIT campus with the signing of a ...