Human behavior

USAGov's Five Tips for Reporting a Scam

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 8:08pm

Follow these five tips to know why, how, and where to report a scam:

Key Points: 
  • Follow these five tips to know why, how, and where to report a scam:
    Collect information like email addresses, receipts, and phone numbers associated with the scam.
  • The FTC works to protect consumers and offers tips to help safeguard personal information.
  • By reporting a scam, you could help identify fraudsters, bring them to justice, and protect yourself and others in the future.
  • Learn more about reporting scams and how to protect your information from unwanted use at USA.gov/Stop-Scams-Frauds .

Claire's Announces Collaboration with Sky Brown, Britain's Youngest Olympian

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 7:43pm

Exclusively available at Claire's, the 37 piece jewelry and accessories collection designed and curated by Sky, reflects her vibrant surfer girl style.

Key Points: 
  • Exclusively available at Claire's, the 37 piece jewelry and accessories collection designed and curated by Sky, reflects her vibrant surfer girl style.
  • The collection will be available online at claires.com, and in980Claire's U.S., U.K., and Canadian stores.
  • Sky began skating and surfing at the age of 2, and believed in her ability to achieve anything with hard work and determination.
  • Collaborating withClaire's on her collection is just one more accomplishment that Sky can add to her list!

Claire's Announces Collaboration with Sky Brown, Britain's Youngest Olympian

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 7:31pm

Exclusively available at Claire's, the 37 piece jewelry and accessories collection designed and curated by Sky, reflects her vibrant surfer girl style.

Key Points: 
  • Exclusively available at Claire's, the 37 piece jewelry and accessories collection designed and curated by Sky, reflects her vibrant surfer girl style.
  • The collection will be available online at claires.com, and in980Claire's U.S., U.K., and Canadian stores.
  • Sky began skating and surfing at the age of 2, and believed in her ability to achieve anything with hard work and determination.
  • Collaborating withClaire's on her collection is just one more accomplishment that Sky can add to her list!

ComForCare and At Your Side Home Care Join Alzheimer's Foundation of America as National Members

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 6:56pm

DETROIT, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --ComForCare and At Your Side Home Care, franchised providers of in-home caregiving services, are new members of The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA).

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  • DETROIT, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --ComForCare and At Your Side Home Care, franchised providers of in-home caregiving services, are new members of The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA).
  • They join AFA's national network of member organizations with the goal of providing nationwide support, services and education to individuals, families and caregivers affected by dementia.
  • "Our relationship with the Alzheimer's Foundation of America will accelerate our efforts to help individuals with dementia-related diseases," said Sean Kajcienski, COO of Best Life Brands.
  • ComForCare is part of Best Life Brands, a family of companies focused on the well-being of clients at any stage of life.

ASHA Offers Tips to Help Students With Hearing Loss in Virtual and In-Person Learning Environments for the Coming School Year

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 6:45pm

"This school year will present staff and students with a tremendous learning curve," said Theresa H. Rodgers, MA, CCC-SLP, ASHA 2020 President.

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  • "This school year will present staff and students with a tremendous learning curve," said Theresa H. Rodgers, MA, CCC-SLP, ASHA 2020 President.
  • They can also take away visual cues that help people with hearing loss communicate, such as the ability to read lips and facial expressions.
  • Consequently, ASHA recommends the following to teachers and school staff members for in-person instruction:
    Wear a clear mask, if possible.
  • Real-time captioning, interpreter services, and hearing assistive technologies can help students with hearing loss have better access to the curriculum.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Training System for Fitness Enthusiasts (WDH-2582)

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 5:30pm

In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional training aids and weightlifting equipment.

Key Points: 
  • In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional training aids and weightlifting equipment.
  • As a result, it increases efficiency and it could enhance a workout routine.
  • The invention features a space-saving design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for athletes, weightlifters, fitness enthusiasts, households and commercial gyms.
  • The original design was submitted to the Washington D.C. sales office of InventHelp.

The SPARBAR legends: Introducing Ray McCline's vision on the future of boxing

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 4:04pm

Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame Presidentand Founder Ray McCline has over 30 + years of progressive involvement in the boxing business.

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  • Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame Presidentand Founder Ray McCline has over 30 + years of progressive involvement in the boxing business.
  • Ray, known as the consummate professional and a resource for sound business advice, reached out to the global giant SPARBAR about three years ago.
  • You see more and more gyms using SPARBAR, and boxing becomes a fitness lifestyle that is not limited to boxing gyms," adds the boxing veteran.
  • This is the secret of SPARBAR - the better you get, the more challenging your SPARBAR will be.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Accessory to Protect Against Underarm Perspiration (TRO-311)

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 4:00pm

The patent-pending invention provides added protection against underarm perspiration and its odor.

Key Points: 
  • The patent-pending invention provides added protection against underarm perspiration and its odor.
  • As a result, it could increase comfort and confidence and it provides added peace of mind.
  • The inventor described the invention design.
  • 19-TRO-311, InventHelp, 217 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, or call (412) 288-1300 ext.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Anti-Theft Device for Delivered Packages (TPA-2751)

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 3:45pm

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create a way to prevent delivered packages from being stolen from your porch," said an inventor, from Wesley Chapel, Fla., "so I invented the SAFE PACKAGE BOX."

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create a way to prevent delivered packages from being stolen from your porch," said an inventor, from Wesley Chapel, Fla., "so I invented the SAFE PACKAGE BOX."
  • The patent-pending invention provides an effective way to secure and protect packages delivered outside the home.
  • The invention features a durable and weatherproof design that is easy to use so it is ideal for households.
  • The inventor described the invention design.

New Report: Governments Should Address Devastating Impact of COVID-19 on Communities of Color with Focused Contact Tracing Campaigns, Community Engagement

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 1:23pm

This inequity and the ongoing racial justice crisis may leave these same communities with significant trust gaps that lead to lower participation in government-led mitigation strategies such as contact tracing.

Key Points: 
  • This inequity and the ongoing racial justice crisis may leave these same communities with significant trust gaps that lead to lower participation in government-led mitigation strategies such as contact tracing.
  • "It won't matter how many contact tracers we have if no one answers the phone, disregards their message, or responds with skepticism.
  • Key findings suggested that to successfully engage these audiences in contact tracing:
    Contact tracers must be local, culturally competent, and empathetic.
  • By taking specific actions, such as answering the call from a contact tracing, people can help stop the spread of the virus.