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Kids’ best interests must come first in cross-border custody cases, urge MEPs

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"There is a need for more cooperation in family matters with cross-border aspects. Our aim is not to impose a single vision of how to handle family conflicts or deal with child welfare issues, but to ensure that the freedom of persons within the Union works in practice, also when it is related to family matters", said Cecilia Wikström (ALDE, SE), chair of the European Parliament's Petitions Committee, which tabled the resolution after receiving hundreds of petitions on various child-related cases from across the EU. In the text, approved by ... Read More »

CHANTIX®/CHAMPIX® (Varenicline) Results From The Largest Global Clinical Trial Of Smoking Cessation Medicines Published In The Lancet

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Pfizer Inc. today announced results published in The Lancet from the largest clinical trial of approved smoking cessation medicines, called EAGLES (Evaluating Adverse Events in a Global Smoking Cessation Study). This smoking cessation trial included 8,144 adult smokers and was designed to compare the neuropsychiatric safety of CHANTIX®/CHAMPIX® (varenicline) and bupropion with placebo and nicotine patch in adult smokers with and without a history of psychiatric disorders. The authors concluded that the trial did not show a significant increase ... Read More »

Preventing radicalisation among young people

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EP Vice-President Ulrike Lunacek, an Austrian member of the Greens/ALE group,  introduced the session following a video message by Parliament President Martin Schulz. In addition there was a screening of My Jihad, a documentary that examines how communities are trying to prevent young people in Belgium from becoming radicalised. The debate focussed on issues such as how to define jihad, how people in Europe become radicalised, sharia law and the situation of women. “You have 550 young people who left for Syria," said Vranckx, who was invo... Read More »

L’ORÉAL commits to the up skilling of 15 000 students through the path to win a new e-learning platform to support their project development and boost their employability

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The Path to Win platform, developed in partnership with the world’s leading e-learning solutions provider - Cross Knowledge, and General Assembly – a strong partner in digital learning, is a e-learning path accessible all year-round to both students and 150 partner university professors. With learning modules such as: how to create a marketing plan, how to develop sustainable packaging, how to take advantage of social media to develop efficient marketing strategies for brands, and how to reinforce your presentation skills … the platform pres... Read More »

Improve Reading Comprehension With See-N-Read Tools

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If you face difficulty in comprehending any information being read, See-N-Read Reading Tools can help. The products are designed to improve reading comprehension so that the readers can gain better understanding of the content. Initially developed by Dr. Sylvia R. Smith, the tools are based on an extensive research in the field of reading, learning, Dyslexia, visual and cognitive processing, psychology as well as ophthalmology. Comprehension is important to develop an individual’s reading skills to the maximum. Without it, the reader may not ... Read More »

Smarter Toddler Celebrates 14 Years of Instilling a Love of Art, Music & Learning in NYC Children

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1888PressRelease - Leading Arts-Based Nursery & Preschool, Smarter Toddler®, Continues to Provide High Quality Childcare and Early Childhood Education Services to New York City Families For 14 Years. New York, NY - Fourteen years ago, two New York artists and parents pioneered an innovative arts-based program for families of infants and toddlers. With a unique curriculum supporting every child's natural artistic abilities and providing developmentally stimulating music experiences, Smarter Toddler saw rapid growth while serving hundreds ... Read More »

Private Company Saves Taxpayers Money and Prisoners Receive Education

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1888PressRelease - more than 20,000 devices already contracted to prisons nationwide, Innertainment Delivery Systems LLC (IDS) is saving American taxpayers money while educating inmates. NASHVILLE − Innertainment Delivery Systems LLC (IDS) has been contracted to provide more than 20,000 educational tablets to prisons and prison contractors across the country, thus helping those who are incarcerated gain desperately needed education. Quality education lowers inmates' chances of returning to prison and increases their ability to receive gainfu... Read More »

Boys & Girls Club, Summer Break Camp 2016

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Killeen, TX, 2016/ Press Release: With the spring season about to arrive, a lot of parents might be planning to enroll their kids in a recreational activity or club. If you are also sailing in the same boat, Boys & Girls Clubs Of Central Texas has got the solution. The club is going to organize a summer break camp for middle school students. It will be a residential summer camp at Parrie Haynes Ranch in Killeen, TX. Basking in the success of last year’s summer camp, the club has once again taken the initiative to offer kids an opportunity ... Read More »

See-N-Read Reading Tools Help Improve Reading Skills

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Aurora, IL, 2016/ Press Release: See-N-Read Reading Tools are designed to provide practical reading support to people of all age groups. The tools have been designed after extensive research, refinements and piloting in order to resolve the common barriers in thinking and learning. The main idea behind the development of these reading tools was to help people overcome moderate to severe deficiencies in learning and study skills. They help readers develop their own learning style and apply the knowledge in real life settings. Dr. Sylvia R. Smit... Read More »

Tutoring Programs In Texas

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Killeen, TX, 2016, Press Release: If you are looking for tutoring programs to improve your child’s academic performance, consider Boys & Girls Clubs Of Central Texas. The Killeen, TX based child care center offers educational programs tohelp the kid understand the basic concepts and enhance practical skills. Innovative ways of assessment and personalized learning plans helpkidsexplore their hidden potentials. Tutoring programs provided at Boys & Girls Clubs Of Central Texas: Power Hour: Making Minutes Count: It aims at providin... Read More »

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