Education

How to Stop Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck

The hard reality is that most people live from one paycheck to another. While you might be comfortable at the moment, living this way can be incredibly problematic if something happens to your income. If you lose a job or a loved one gets sick, you’ll find that you struggle to afford bills and keep your family comfortable. For this reason, it’s time to get away from the mentality that it’s fine to live from […]

Simon Youth Foundation Launches Application Period for National Scholarship Program

SYF’s Scholarship Program is part of the national Simon Supports Education initiative. Katy, Tex. (January 16, 2020) – Since the inception of Simon Youth Foundation (SYF) in 1998, shoppers at Simon Malls, Mills, and Premium Outlets have been among SYF’s most ardent supporters, contributing millions of dollars to support SYF’s mission to help students graduate. As a thank you to these loyal supporters, SYF is proud to once again help a deserving graduating senior living near […]

Texas Review Choice Demonstration for Home Health Services “Call to Action” Statement and Background  

Statement Attributable to CMS Administrator Seema Verma “CMS is committed to putting patients over paperwork and protecting taxpayer dollars. To achieve this vision, we must ensure that strengthened enforcement preserves beneficiaries’ choice of services and reduces provider burden. We are continuing to expand implementation of the home health demonstration to providers in Texas to combat fraud and abuse. Providers can choose from three claims review options to ensure the right payments are made at the […]

Great Investments To Buy If You Spend A Lot Of Time On A Golf Course

If you’re an avid golfer, then you will completely understand not just the art and physics involved in golf. You can also tell exactly just how elated you can be each time a well-struck shot occurs. In fact, you don’t need to be part of Augusta National to be able to relate to the thrill and excitement that comes with playing golf. If you’re among the golf enthusiasts then you know that buying some golfers’ […]

3 Benefits of VoIP That Businesses Can’t Ignore

If there is one thing that businesses simply can’t ignore, it’s the fact that the recent technological advancements have made conducting business much easier. It’s the era of technology, and if you don’t adapt to the changes being made, you and your business will be left behind in the race to excellence. On a daily basis, there are a lot of groundbreaking tools that are being developed to ease the mode of communication and provide […]

7 Successful Sales Tips for Small Business Owners

As a small business, it’s crucial that you have a sales team in place who go above and beyond their call of duty to generate as much revenue as possible for your company. Unlike the large giants who can afford to plow large amounts of cash into marketing and promoting their brand, small businesses need to be more creative in how they sell their products and services. Whether you’re new to the business world, or […]

Is Your New Year’s Resolution To Find A Healthy Weight Or To Diet Yourself Thin?  

Richmond, TX…Every January thousands of people flock to the gym and vow to diet and lose weight. And, like everything else, there is a week dedicated to having a healthy weight. It is designed to celebrate healthy, diet-free living habits that will last a lifetime and prevent eating and weight problems. But, half-way through the month there is also a Ditch News Year’s Resolutions Day, so which one do you embrace? Over the years, most […]

B-cell enrichment predictive of immunotherapy response in melanoma, sarcoma and kidney cancer

Multiple studies point to important role for B cells in promoting anti-tumor immunity HOUSTON ― The likelihood of a patient responding to immune checkpoint blockade may depend on B cells in the tumor, located within specialized immune-cell clusters known as tertiary lymphoid structures (TLS), according to researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Studies published today in Nature conclude that enrichment of B cells, a type of immune cell known for producing antibodies, in TLS was predictive […]

Cancer Patients’ Mortality Rate Drops; Longevity And Quality Of Life Increase  

Richmond, TX… The American Cancer Society released its 2020 report on cancer mortality on January 8, 2020. According to “Cancer Statistics, 2020”, between the years 1991 and 2017, the death rate from cancer in the United States declined by 29%. The largest single-year drop ever recorded was 2.2% from 2016 – 2017.  While lung cancer continues to be the leading cause of cancer deaths, the overall cancer death rates have been steadily dropping an average […]

Learn Job-Search Survival Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a free, two-part series of “Job-Search Survival Tips,” beginning on Monday, February 10, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The series will continue on Tuesday, February 11, at the same place and time. […]