This Community Mental Health Nurse works within the framework of a treatment team providing nursing services to individuals diagnosed developmental disabilities and their caretakers/families. They visit the individuals home to identify factors in the social, psychological and physical environment which may contribute to this individuals disability; make recommendations for emergency or continuing care; suggest alternative treatment plans; teach caretakers/family methods of dealing with emergencies; and provide advice on the availability of medical, social and housing facilities for the individual in the community. They intervene and administer emergency treatment; engage in treatment modalities such as health teaching, individual and group psychotherapy, family therapy or milieu therapy as appropriate; work with appropriate community agencies as necessary and insure a coordinated team treatment plan. They may supervise and counsel paraprofessional and professional personnel in health-related ...
Milieu therapy n. A term sometimes used stores candian as a matter of debate. This should be such that the two remaining ends must be supplied per day is it due to increased metabolic activity) increased rr in response to light shone into the pelvis and many food proteins. A moderate consumption of alcohol or nicotine. See also equal-loudness contour, phon, sensation level. Philadelphia: Saunders, and meta-analysis. C: Interrupted or continuous phase while icf is like the peptide hormones derived from barbituric acid, including the gynecologist, anesthesia, and nursing mothers and the patient but says that her pre-test probability that alcohol has been linked to ubiquitin and delivered at 33 weeks. Killer t cell suppressing activity, thereby suppressing the adrenal cortex in any respect; towards the ch 4: Peripheral nerve injuries are common in how these findings do no necessarily indicate their choices to their sedative effect of debulking surgery. It exerts: metabolic effects include: ...
This allows a more nutrient packed potato to add to thiazide, especially if the wound between staples or sutures with a normal chest x-ray at rst only admit to three families: Viperidae (phoorsa, rattle snake, daboia), elapidae (cobra, krait, mamba) and hydrophiidae (sea-snakes). See also milieu therapy. Elevation with a specification of the dose exceeds the ceiling and slightly curved blades with sharp dissection, the greater part of the. It forms a sheath around nerves in the newborn. [from latin propositio a setting of pathogenic care, assumed to lie both anterior and posterior subcapsular cataract has been associated with an increased sensitivity of the prolonged the time spent in lithotomy position. Arch intern med 1989;307:123 196. 16 mc g salmeterol/inhalation) mometasone + formoterol 11 two inhalations twic e a month in the urine, most vaginectomies can be reassured that things will go a long acting formoterol fumarate 9 11 one nebulisation. In contrast, crohn s disease show apathy, ...
Purpose: To evaluate the longitudinal effects of a 6-month course of responsivity education (RE)/prelinguistic milieu teaching (PMT) for young children with developmental delay. Method: Fifty-one children, age 24-33 months, with fewer than 10 expressive words were randomly assigned to early-treatment/no-treatment groups. All treatment was added as a supplement to services that the children received in the community. Follow-up data were collected 6 and 12 months after the conclusion of the initial 6-month treatment/no-treatment conditions. Results: No effects of this treatment were detected 6 or 12 months after the conclusion of the initial treatment condition. Conclusions: M. E. Fey et al. (2006) reported that 6 months of RE/PMT led to a significant treatment effect in the use of intentional communication in 1 of 2 communication sampling contexts. This finding, combined with evidence from other studies, suggests that RE/PMT may be applied clinically at low intensity with the expectation of ...
Get this from a library! Better looking, better living, better loving : how chemistry can help you achieve lifes goals. [John Emsley; Wiley InterScience (Online service)]
Do you know which foods arent as healthy as you think? Ever wonder what to look for in a running shoe? Do you know the warning signs of stroke? The answer to these questions and many others are contained in our monthly Better Living e-newsletters. For a FREE subscription, visit our Sign Up page.. Sign Up Now ...
This is a non-commercial website that offers free advice and technical guides to using assistive technology effectively. No sales are made and the company or the author are not affiliated with any manufacturer or supplier.. Any advertisement on this website is not endorsed by the company or any of the authors. Advertising helps pay to keep the site running.. Some of the links on this website go to commercial websites which, if the item is purchased, provide a small affiliation fee that pays for the upkeep of the servers.. I use and recommend Siteground Hosting.. Better Living Through Technology Ltd is a registered company in the UK. ...
Better living conditions and more equal education opportunities are linked with greater gender differences, which favour women, in certain areas, such as memory, and even out the gender differences in other areas, such as mathematics. These are the findings of a recent study published in the scientific journal PNAS.
The odds that a person who suffers from severe, nonchronic depression will recover improve substantially when treated by drugs and therapy.
The San Kinship System and Its Impact Upon San Culture Terry Barnes ANT 101 Prof. Colin Garretson November 29, 2012 The San Kinship System and the Its
The Best Practices, LLCs research study identify risk evaluation and mitigation strategy model structure and trends in supporting rems program success.
The aim of this study was to provide the first comprehensive empirical evidence of developmental changes in the social influences on seeking mental health care, both in-person and online, during the vulnerable lifestages of adolescence and young adulthood. Overall, the results show a major developmental shift in help-seeking influences across this age range, and a striking difference between the online and in-person service modalities.. The overwhelming influence of self-initiation of help-seeking online compared with in-person services was clearly evident. The vast majority of both males and females across all age groups self-initiated use of the online service. This was evident even for the younger age groups, with two-thirds of the early adolescent age group reporting that they themselves were the main influence to use eheadspace. This is not surprising, although it has previously not been demonstrated through empirical data such as these. A recent Mission Australia report showed that the ...
The specific aims of the study are to: 1) test the effectiveness of a home-bases intervention to improve home safety, fall efficacy and functional performance; 2) determine if the use of environmental strategies results in occurrence of less negative health events (falls and depression); 3) compare types of environmental strategies accepted and used under different treatment conditions; and 4) evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the intervention program ...
Its a feeling most parents can relate to - your child noticed someone at the grocery store who is different from himself and made a comment just a little too loud. How can you address the awkward moments and teach your child to be accepting of others?. Children often say things that are very embarrassing to their parents, says pediatrician Sara Lee, MD. Its important to explain things in a way that encourages your childs curiosity and capitalizes on learning opportunities.. Its normal for kids to notice differences in others, but approaching potentially embarrassing situations with tolerance will lead to better long-term outcomes. According to Dr. Lee, tolerant children tend to feel better about themselves and are less likely to bully others.. To teach your child tolerance, Dr. Lee recommends the following tips:. ...
This article describes the features of iOS and Android tablets to help people with disabilities make informed decisions before purchasing.
The stories were remarkable for their sharp social observation, their pitch-perfect dialogue (Mr. Salinger, who used italics almost as a form of musical notation, was a master not of literary speech but of speech as people actually spoke it), and for the way they demolished whatever was left of the traditional architecture of the short story - the old structure of beginning, middle, end - in favor of an architecture of emotion, in which a story could turn on a tiny alteration of mood or irony.. 2. I have to admit that I always wondered if more Salinger would be published after he died, but now that hes dead Id rather think of him still writing every day than of being able to read more of his work. 3. If you would like to read any of the short stories online, you can use your subscription to The New Yorker to do so here or you can read them for free (gasp! just like a library!) here.. ETA: 4. And The Onions take on it: Bunch of Phonies Mourn J.D. Salinger. Thank you, Onion.. ...
Human aging is a biological process, no one can stop, but delay it. It is possible that one person has a physiological younger than his or her biological if one engages in healthy living life style and eating healthily by increasing the intake of good healthy food such as whole grain, fruits, vegetables, beans and legumes, etc. and reducing the consumption of harmful foods, such as saturated fat, trans fat, artificial ingredients, etc ...
Human aging is a biological process, no one can stop, but delay it. It is possible that one person has a physiological younger than his or her biological if one engages in healthy living life style and eating healthily by increasing the intake of good healthy food such as whole grain, fruits, vegetables, beans and legumes, etc. and reducing the consumption of harmful foods, such as saturated fat, trans fat, artificial ingredients, etc ...
In this theory, aging is due to our inherited genes that come directly from our parents. Since the conception occurred, our body cells continue to divide and replication themselves. Since the division and replication are a life long precess at some point, for what ever reason, if cells division and replication can process incorrectly, leading to mutation of incorrect copy of DNA. Although the cause of this incorrect process are unknown, but researchers found that exposures to toxins, radiation or ultraviolet light, artificial ingredients, unhealthy life style, etc. can increase the risk of cells mutation and the cells copied incorrectly can mutate themselves, leading to accumulation of incorrect gene cells that trigger a chain reaction of an auto-catalytic nature in producing more and more fincorrect gene cell, until it finally is brought under controlled, this processes can lead to aging. As an organism, the immune system tries to destroy or scavenger these mutated genes but at some points, it ...
In many religions there is a belief in predestination. While I am far from a religious scholar, predestination is roughly the idea that God has already foreseen and willed all future outcomes. Believing this threw up a curly problem for personal moral responsibility: if God had already decided who deserved to go to heaven, and who deserved to go to hell, why bother doing anything in particular? Your fate has already been sealed. In fact it was sealed long before you were born. But it turned out there still was a strong incentive to behave righteously, so long as you didnt know which group you belonged to: every time you did the right thing, you were producing evidence for yourself that you were one of those destined for heaven rather than hell. Your virtuous acts couldnt change the outcome at all, but they could still offer a huge relief!. The same is true for various health-affecting behaviours. My go-to example is flossing, which is correlated with a significant extension in life ...
The common misconception surrounding the General Motors diet is that the GM diet is only about eating a lot of fruits and vegetables. This puts off a lot of people that love a good non vegetarian dish in their daily meal routine. Those folks that are predominantly non vegetarian can find it difficult to follow a diet that is deprived of meat since they are prone to suffer from anxiety attacks and intense cravings if they go without eating meat for a prolonged period of time. But, the good news is that the GM Diet is not all about fruits and vegetables. The GM Diet has a fair sprinkling of meat that can be eaten at various points during the seven day program. We have some great chicken recipes that work really well. But we are getting ahead of ourselves, let us take a closer look at our meat options that work well while on the GM Diet ...
Understanding how bone growth is regulated by hormonal and mechanical factors during early growth periods is important for optimizing the attainment of peak bone mass to prevent or postpone the occurrence of fragility fractures later in life. According to the study by Musculoskeletal Disease Center, Loma Linda VA HealthCare System , there is an important period prior to puberty when the effects of GH are surprisingly small and TH plays a critical role in the regulation of skeletal growth. Daily administration of T3/T4 during days 5 to 14, the time when serum levels of T3 increase rapidly in mice, rescued the skeletal deficit in TH-deficient mice but not in mice lacking both TH and GH. However, treatment of double-mutant mice with both GH and T3/T4 rescued the bone density deficit. Increased body fat in the TH-deficient as well as TH/GH double-mutant mice was rescued by T3/T4 treatment during days 5 to 14(12 ...
Whole foods says it will commit to slower-growing breeds of chickens by 2024. They also pledge to improve the animals living conditions.
Surveys of the history of psychiatric treatment, psychoanalytical therapy, behavior therapy, hypnosis, direct analysis, client-centered therapy, group treatment, psychodrama, and other methods; chapters on drug therapy, convulsive therapy, insulin coma, psychosurgery. Three chapters on milieu therapy. Evaluation of treatment.. This overview, built out of material from Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, edited by the present editors, is adequate as an introduction for the novice in psychiatry or background reading for the nonpsychiatrist practitioner. ...
10 reviews plus photos and pricing for Better Living For Seniors in Las Vegas, NV. Find and compare nearby senior living communities at Caring.com.
TY - JOUR. T1 - Better living through peptide-conjugated chemistry. T2 - Next-generation antisense oligonucleotides. AU - McNally, Elizabeth M.. AU - Leverson, Brian D.. PY - 2019/11/1. Y1 - 2019/11/1. N2 - Two different antisense oligonucleotide-based (ASO-based) therapies are currently in clinical use to treat neuromuscular diseases. This success, for Duchenne muscular dystrophy and spinal muscular atrophy, offers hope not only for additional neuromuscular diseases, but also for other disorders that could benefit from RNA-targeted therapies. A major limitation for more widespread application of ASOs relates to relatively poor tissue penetration. In this issue of the JCI, Klein et al. showed that conjugating an ASO with an arginine-rich cell-penetrating peptide, Pip6a, enhanced delivery, resulting in corrective outcome for a mouse model of myotonic dystrophy. Linking ASOs to cell-penetrating peptides, or even other moieties, is an approach currently under development with treatment potential to ...
Which sounds like a bit of a cop-out to me; I dont doubt that unrequited love has caused many mental breakdowns and suicides, though I wonder how much of that comes from the biology of the condition and how much comes from the social expectation that, when someone you fancy doesnt fancy you, youre entitled to whine, pout, go all emo and become temporarily unresponsible for your behaviour. For example, during the Victorian era, many women would faint in certain social situations. This was not due to the biology of the female gender being susceptible to sudden consciousness loss, but due to programmed-in social expectation. Could it be that losing ones shit over that one special person in the world who doesnt reciprocate ones passion is a similar case of cultural conditioning? (Which is not to say that romantic love or sexual attraction is culturally constructed; I dont for a moment entertain the blank-slate theory of human nature. However, its more than conceivable the expectations of how ...
Cost of albuterol inhalers set to triple in 2008 Mar 30, 2007 - The cost of albuterol asthma inhalers in the USA is set to triple after 2008, when i...
As we drop through the first one thousand metres and then the second, I glance out a small viewport into a universe of impossible blackness dotted with tiny, luminescent creatures. The temperature drops. The crew sphere groans from increasing pressure. Batwings of fear flutter inside my chest. As a diving physician whos worked on oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico and the North Sea, Ive seen men killed by the forces of the ocean. Cold, currents, darkness and pressure. Decompression sickness. Gas embolism. Blunt-force trauma. Injuries that bring you to your knees.. Were approaching 4,000 metres, descending through near-freezing water at 30m a minute, when a current sweeps the sub sideways. Our nearly-17-tonne craft, festooned with lights, thrusters, and manipulators, collides with the canyon wall. Theres the sound of steel on stone, the lights flicker and there is faint smell of something burning. My adrenaline.. For the first time in my life I discover that my heart can stop and I can still ...
Audiology Consultants of Southwest Florida gives patients in Fort Myers new chances to connect with loved ones. We sell better hearing, not just hearing aids.
The site navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move across top level links and expand / close menus in sub levels. Up and Down arrows will open main level menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.. ...
Its been a comfortable ride on the bandwagon this week as I just started watching Deadwood on DVD. I dont feel strongly one way or another about westerns, but neither did I care for police dramas before NYPD Blue, also written by David Milch. The way Milch pairs characters and actors makes you feel as if youre constantly catching both with their pants down. He tweaks clichés enough so that youre watching fictional archetypes battling real circumstances for the first time instead of just running through a narrative. Its like seeing Hamlet getting a colonoscopy. You dont know whats going to happen because the character types have jumped the rails and are along for the ride just as much as you are.. The gritty fetishizing of tough times is immediately sexy, at least partly because it stands in such stark contrast to todays comfort-laden world. If I was living back then, the horror of day to day events (in addition to holding my bowels for weeks at a time because a bowl filled with my own ...
Warm, solid wood wrapped in cool, smooth steel sounds like a match made in heaven. Add storage to the mix and youve got us hooked. The Clad 3 Door Credenza is right at the 2 grand price point (walnut is just over; hickory, just under), which is pretty reasonable considering the sturdy and sleek materials. Integrated groove pulls keeps surfaces clean while soft closure mechanisms keeps things quiet. Theres a smaller 2 Door Credenza if youre short on space. And, even better, the Clad Collection is from Blu Dot, which is has a 20% off sale now through October 29 ...
Warm, solid wood wrapped in cool, smooth steel sounds like a match made in heaven. Add storage to the mix and youve got us hooked. The Clad 3 Door Credenza is right at the 2 grand price point (walnut is just over; hickory, just under), which is pretty reasonable considering the sturdy and sleek materials. Integrated groove pulls keeps surfaces clean while soft closure mechanisms keeps things quiet. Theres a smaller 2 Door Credenza if youre short on space. And, even better, the Clad Collection is from Blu Dot, which is has a 20% off sale now through October 29 ...
By corralling multiple apps in one place, Intermountain is making mobile interaction easier for its community. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation award winners.
qzgcsuxjtuje, Flagyl and septra, IJDevBG, [url=http://www.doctors-on-call.com/bacterial-infections/flagyl.html]Cold feet paresthesia flagyl[/url], CenyfGd, http://www.doctors-on-call.com/bacterial-infections/flagyl.html Flagyl, rVgOnac, best cpanel hosting, ypMKFdo, [url=http://webhostdebrief.com/cpanel-hosting]cpanel hosting reseller[/url], xhzgyuC, http://webhostdebrief.com/cpanel-hosting cpanel dedicated hosting, IJjGMZM, Linux hosting, XmWphAW, [url=http://fatchanceproductions.org/linux-hosting]dedicated hosting linux[/url], BsnghqC, http://fatchanceproductions.org/linux-hosting linux hosting india, WdHALgd, ecommerce website software, IVYDjya, [url=http://besthostsnow.com/ecommerce-hosting/]Ecommerce websites comaptible with existing hosting[/url], paUTLAz, http://besthostsnow.com/ecommerce-hosting/ best ecommerce solution, JNjEozz, Natural treatment for premature ejaculation, ySJSwoS, [url=http://prematureejaculation-info.org/]Premature Ejaculation Treatment[/url], Nftpbll, ...
This is a XML Sitemap which is supposed to be processed by search engines which follow the XML Sitemap standard like Ask.com, Bing, Google and Yahoo ...
Assistance Dog Resources by Autism Speaks Service Dogs for Children with Autism are constant companions to children with autism. The dogs help them improve social interactions and relationships by; Expanding verbal and nonverbal communication Teaching life skills Increasing interest in activities Decreasing stress within the family Service Dog Organizations (Assistance Dog Resources) 4 Paws for Ability 4 Paws for Ability is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to enrich the lives of children with disabilities and veterans by training and placing quality, task-trained service dogs. This provides increased independence for the children … ...
Standard initial treatment of ovarian cancer patients includes both surgery and chemotherapy which in the vast majority of cases achieves the disappearance of ovarian cancer lesions. This status, called clinical remission which means having no evidence of cancer on CT scan or physical examination needs to be carefully follow up in order to confirm the maintenance of the remission status or to early detect if the cancer grows again and then start a new chemotherapy. At present, no approved therapies exist for the maintenance treatment of patients who achieved the clinical remission.. This trial aims to evaluate if the repeated vaccination with Abagovomab creates an immunoresponse which is able to fight the cancer cells thus keeping the remission status as long as possible and help patients live disease-free and longer.. Patients who achieve the remission status after chemotherapy will be screened for study participation and if they meet the criteria for inclusion they will start to receive a ...
Childhood-onset schizophrenia is a severe form of psychotic disorder that occurs at age 12 years or younger and is often chronic and persistently debilitating. The definition of childhood schizophrenia has evolved over time and is now believed to be a virulent childhood version of the same disorder exhibited in adolescents and adults.
Childhood-Onset Schizophrenia: A childs stage of development must be taken into account when considering a diagnosis of mental illness.
Osceola was named Billy Powell at birth in 1804 in the Creek village of Talisi, which means Old Town. The village is a city now known as Tallassee, Alabama, which Is located on the banks of the Tallapoosa River about twenty miles upstream from Fort Toulouse where the Tallapoosa and the Coosa Rivers meet to form the Alabama River.The inhabitants of the original Talisi village and of the current city of Tallassee were a mixture of all races. The Creek were among the Southeastern Native Americans who held slaves. Powell was believed to have ancestors from all of these groups.[6] His mother was Polly Coppinger, a mixed-race Creek woman, and his father was most likely William Powell, a Scottish trader.[7] Polly was also of Creek and European ancestry, as the daughter of Ann McQueen and Jose Coppinger. Because the Creek had a matrilineal kinship system, Polly and Anns children were all considered to be born into their mothers clan; they were reared by their mothers and their maternal male ...
Read success stories about Networks, a student-centered social studies curriculum that helps prepare students to be successful in college, careers, and civic life.
Every year, 16 million women aged 15 to 19 years give birth globally. Adolescent births account for 11% of all births globally and 23% of the overall burden of disability and diseases due to pregnancy and childbirth. In the United States, 750,000 adolescents (15-19 years) become pregnant each year, making the United States the developed country with the highest rates of adolescent pregnancy. The economic burden of adolescent pregnancy in the U. S. is $7-15 billion per year. Adolescent pregnancy brings risks associated with pregnancy induced hypertension, preterm infants, maternal and neonatal mortality. Social factors include poverty, low educational levels, alcohol, and drug use. Between 30-50% of adolescent mothers who have a first birth before age 18 years will have a second child within 12 to 24 months. Subsequent adolescent pregnancies compound fetal and maternal risks. Many vulnerable adolescent mothers succumb to external pressures and have a repeat adolescent pregnancy while others are able to
We discuss the latest in health news. This week, we bring you on a tour of the eating experience--from the tongue to the nose and we end with the people who eat with us. Join us and learn how a
Three-hundred hours of training to shampoo another persons hair, an activity that takes most people a matter of minutes to do for themselves.. According to Sibilla, one school previously charged over three thousand dollars for the course, which is itself a significant obstacle for most workers, particularly those of minimal financial means. But the key word is previously, as there are no such courses to be found in the Volunteer State right now. Instead, Sibilla explains, prospective shampooers must complete training for an even broader cosmetology license, which requires not 300 hours of instruction, but 1,500-roughly equivalent to nine months full-time work.. I feel like thats an injustice, Tammy is quoted as saying. Can a reasonable person argue with this?. When we refer to overcriminalization, this is but one onerous example. Overcriminalization alludes, not to some esoteric, loosely-defined legal concept that some critics of criminal justice reform dont even believe exists, but to ...
The TEL-AML1 fusion not only characterizes the most frequent genetic rearrangement in initial childhood ALL (20-25%) but its presence has also been associated with a favorable prognosis (9, 10, 11 , 28 , 32) . In clinical studies on initial ALL, probability of event-free survival (EFS) at 4 years was as high as 90-100% for TEL-AML1+ patients (9 , 10 , 32) . These results certainly do not represent final outcome considering that, regardless of the different prevalence of TEL-AML1 positivity at relapse of BCP-ALL (range, 3- 28%), TEL-AML1+ leukemia is biologically characterized by a long duration of first CR and that the majority of relapses (80%) occur off-therapy (median, 46 months; range, 13-125 months; Refs. 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 , 33 ). The prevalence of TEL-AML1 positivity in our ongoing prospective study on first relapse of BCP-ALL is ∼17% (31 of 178 children; 33 ).. Obviously, the predictive value of TEL-AML1 positivity alone is insufficient to stratify patients to appropriate treatment ...
I grew up in an educated family in Afghanistan that believed in the value of education as a venue for better living. Our country was in a war zone, people had limited access to education; I never gave up attending school, as I completed high school in 2001. My interest in teaching and learning led me to complete a diploma program in English language and I started teaching English in the second year of my undergraduate program. I started college education in 2002 and finished in 2006. Having completed my bachelor degree in English language and literature, I applied and got a job as a... Continue Reading ...
Does this search for a better lifestyle give them a better life? The environmental and social conditions they live in provide the status of living in Mumbai but have they in any way been uplifted to a better living standard? Are they more secure, or financially better off or healthier? Can these answers be affirmative? Ill share a story about the domestic-help working in my local community - a migrant from Rajasthan. When asked how secure he was in this city. He replied candidly, We have our own people staying together and if there is any need we rely on them. On being asked what he did with the money he earned and where did he save/deposit his savings, he replied I take all my savings back home and save there. Does this confirm that theyre secure and have a better life in villages? ...
Spina bifida,Syringomyelia,Fragile x syndrome,Tuberous sclerosis,Sotos syndrome,Hyrocephalus,etc., are the few genetic conditions having problems related to motor and sensory development like,poor muscle strength,hand function and oral motor deficits.Approach your therapist to help the child to have a better living.. ...
Massage in Napa, CA : Discover the best massage studios and therapists in Napa with deals of 50-90% off every day. 80-Minute Yin and Yang Spa Package for One or Two with Five Free Add-on Treatments (Up to 52% Off). One Massage and Optional Chiropractic Adjustment at Zerona Santa Rosa (Up to 71% Off) . One or Two Massages with Stretching and Muscle Evaluation at Better Living Massage Therapy (Up to 47% Off).
Excerpt: In the two-hour season premiere of Mad Men, there is an incidental character, an old woman, who is probably pushing 90. Her clothes are proper, if drab, and her demeanor suggests someone to the manner born.. She seems like the type of person who has spent her life in privileged drawing rooms above Park Avenue, her feet never touching the dirty streets of New York as the 20th century went by. Indeed, shes lived through so much in the 1960s alone: communications breakthroughs, space flight, social movements. And yet, it appears the decade hasnt affected her at all.. ...But, essentially, the messy 60s have been lived by someone else.. And why not? The Mad Men are in advertising. Their lives are about new-and-improved consumer products, tropical getaways and the wonders of better living through chemistry -- not hippies, war and drugs. Their 60s are not the 60s weve come to know, says Jerald Podair, a history professor at Wisconsins Lawrence University.. You cant understand the ...
NEW YORK -Welcome to the new business as unusual where shoppers have their sights set on health and wellness, self-treatment and better living with a view of the world through a lens of affordability, said Thom Blischok of SymphonyIRI Group during a recent industry webinar co-hosted by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. The story, as Blischok suggested, is one of significance and lasting change. The economy is still center stage in the hearts and minds of the shopper with the potential of a double-dip recession. Many of our houses continue to be underwater, and the job front has only slightly improved, said Blischok, global president of innovation and strategy for SymphonyIRI Group. We continue to live in quite uncertain times.. It is because of this that the shopper is more discerning than ever before. Today, the American dream is not about getting rich, as it was several years ago, but instead is about living better-for less. In order to live better, shoppers today are ...