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Caregivers Of Relatives With Dementia Are More...
When adult day services are provided to older dementia patients, the relatives that typically care for those individuals are less stressed and generally in better moods, according to a new report published Thursday in the journal The Gerontologist .
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Graduates from Penn State University
Paige Ardan Kaminski, daughter of LeeAnne and Marino Kaminski, of Exton, graduated from Penn State University with highest distinction with a Bachelor of Science in communication sciences and disorders and a minor in special education.
Thu May 23, 2013
Chemicals in plastics linked to elevated blood pressure in kids and teens
Washington, May 23 : Certain types of plastic additives known as phthalates could pose risk to children's heart health, a new study has suggested.
American Institute of Physics
Senate Hearing on Helium Reserve Highlights Important Program for Researchers
Bills to revise current legislation governing the nation's helium reserve managed by the Bureau of Land Management are moving through Congress.
Latest green advance: zero energy buildings
A new kind of innovation has given birth to an exciting approach to green building The net-zero energy building, or NZEB, focuses less on the means and more on the end result, which is a building that generates as much energy as they use.
Dona t judge a book by its cover
I'm writing this in Harrisburg where I'm honored to present at the Temple University PA Adolescent Sexual Health: Everyone Counts conference.
Wed May 22, 2013
He was a graduate of Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pa., and Penn State University.
Post and Courier
Federal hurricane predictions due today, no surprise expected
File - The turbulent surf off the Isle of Palms drew spectators as Hurricane Irene moved north off the coast of South Carolina on Friday August 26, 2011.
Students can preview college life through New Student Orientation, Part One
This summer, approximately 1,000 first-year students who will begin their studies in the fall semester at Penn State Berks will get a preview of what college life will be like through the New Student Orientation Part 1: Advising & Scheduling , which runs from mid-May to mid-June. a a "Berks NSO1 is an important program for students and their ... (more)
Chambersburg Public Opinion
T.R. Williams retains majesterial district judge seat
Incumbent Todd T.R. Williams, Jr. won the magistrial district judge race for District 39-3-04 over challenger Ginger Rowe with 1,142 votes on the Republican ticket and 410 votes on the Democratic ticket.
Live Design Online
2013 Meyer Sound Scholarship Winners Announced
Meyer Sound and Live Design are pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 John and Helen Meyer Scholarship to the Live Design Broadway Sound Master Classes .
Air & Space
Earth-Like Planets Could be Right Next Door
Even in places where skies are dark and the Milky Way seems to fill our view, the night sky is teeming with stars we cannot see.
Pi Lambda Phi Fraternity
Left to Right, Back: Greg Futato, Chip Luman, Jon Eliot, Todd Schonherz, John Barringer Front: Steve Bass, Bobby Haverstrom, future Pi Lams - the Bass boys Parking lot H at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA, was the site of a gathering of over 20 Pi Lambda Phi Alumni and Brothers representing over 25 years of Pi Lam history at Penn State .
Tue May 21, 2013
Erie Times News
Penn State's costs for Sandusky scandal top $44M
Pennsylvania State University's costs for legal fees, consultants and other services connected to the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal have reached $44.4 million, the university's latest bill shows.
Power of Moore tornado dwarfs Hiroshima bomb
Everything had to come together just perfectly to create the killer tornado in Moore, Okla.: wind speed, moisture in the air, temperature and timing.
Sun May 19, 2013
The York Daily Record
Having finished their studies, the graduates enjoyed the moment with their families and friends, exchanged hugs, posed for photographs and kept up the college's tradition by signing the big green rock which had been painted for the occasion.
The Citizens' Voice
The bride-to-be is the daughter of William and Beverly McGeer of Forty Fort. She is the granddaughter of the late Ann and Tug McGeer, Kingston and the late James and Louise Cole, Kingston.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Macon Telegraph
High school abroad Mount de Sales student goes overseas for education
It isn’t the first country. It isn’t even the second country. And it’s not the first time she has been on her own.
Karen Brown Hopes to Join Baldwin-Whitehall School Board
Thirteen candidates are vying for four seats on the Baldwin-Whitehall School Board during May 21's primary election, including Karen Brown .
Erie Times News
PSU report reviews women's status at university
Women at Pennsylvania State University either haven't made progress or have lost ground when it comes to being represented in several key areas, including leadership positions and enrollment, according to a new report from a university commission.