Environmental protection: The visionary movement of green energy

But while green energy has been accepted as a much more environmentally friendly method of supplying power, the cost has been prohibitive until recently

Environmental protection: The visionary movement of green energySAN FRANCISCO, Calif. April 5, 2017/ Troy Media/ - The green energy movement was the result of several converging factors. Environmental disasters made the world more aware of the devastating cost of using certain types of resources to feed the consumer need for power and the cost of that power rose sharply in response to…

Researchers working to prevent decline in IQ due to aging

Research is helping clinicians differentiate between normal age-related changes and indications of some other cognitive damage

Researchers working to prevent decline in IQ due to agingCALGARY, Alta. April 4, 2017/ Troy Media/ - “Senior moments" are not as ominously imminent as once thought. There are several methods that can help manage the different types of intelligence (verbal, logical and spatial to name a few) in order to improve memory. There are many techniques used in keeping our intellects sharp, for…

Beat the odds in the Grand National

Started as a joke, the Grand National now takes drama and excitement to a whole new level

Beat the odds in the Grand NationalAINTREE, UK Mar. 31, 2017/ It's only a matter of luck? No. most experts say that, even when there´s a little of luck involved, if you know the horses, their handicap and the racecourse conditions, you might have a great chance to score a big one. Here are some pointers to understand the Grand National…

Advanced EEG technology helping change the world

EEG technology is being used to better understand brain function, and the insights are helping us improve conditions such as depression

Advanced EEG technology helping change the worldCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 29, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Science and medicine have improved by leaps and bounds over the last few decades, with many of the smartest minds in the world uncovering our body’s secrets. However, one organ still poses a lot of mysteries – the human brain – which is exactly why EEG scans…

Great careers for public health graduates

Graduates of public health degrees could use their skills and knowledge to work in many different industries and organizations

Great careers for public health graduatesCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 23, 2017/ Troy Media/ - There are many reasons to study a master of public health degree. While you can be sure it’s going to be hard work, it’s also incredibly rewarding. A public health degree online can lead to a wide variety of different careers, both in the health care field…

Why music is an important part of education

A masters in music education can broaden your career options as well as giving you a greater understanding of music and its uses

Why music is an important part of educationCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 22, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Over the last few years, the importance of music to education has been called into question. Many teachers, parents and politicians have been calling for music to be replaced, with a greater focus on computers and sciences going forward. Many wonder what music can give to the…

Looking for alternative treatments for osteoarthritis?

How seniors in Canada are seeking alternative treatments to expensive pharmaceuticals

Looking for alternative treatments for osteoarthritis?CALGARY, Alta. Mar. 16, 2017/ Troy Media/ - For years we have known that many of the commonly prescribed treatments for such things as osteoarthritis can offer side effects which are more harmful than the actual illness, and yet little is being done to find safer alternatives. Recently, there are growing numbers of Canadian seniors…

Leisure activities to help you regain your energy at work

A close look at some of the activities you can try to regain your focus and become more positive

Leisure activities to help you regain your energy at workCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 16, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Dealing with difficult tasks and focusing on tough problems for too long can quickly drain your energy. By lunchtime, you may already feel burnt out and tired. A good meal followed by a short break doesn’t always help replenish your energy. This condition often leads to lower…

Three online education trends to watch for in 2017

Be on the lookout for the growth of online learning, mobile educational videos, and contextualized education models

Three online education trends to watch for in 2017EDMONTON, Alta. Mar. 1, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Modern advances in technology are changing every industry, including education. The internet, for instance, has led to the rise of online education, which is without a doubt the future of the sector. But even as it becomes the future, emerging trends are changing the direction of this…

How to get a job in the Sports Industry

If you are passionate about sport, then there are some real opportunities for pursuing a career in sport

How to get a job in the Sports IndustryCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 1, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Many people grow up wanting to become a professional athlete, but the number of people who succeed is very small and end up seeking career opportunities that are outside of the sports industry. However, if you have a passion for sports, there are many other opportunities these…