Month: December 2017

2018 Health Trends

New Year’s is a time of resolutions, this year, you will see focus in health trends shift from workouts & dieting to mental well being, environmental care & plant based diets. Read to learn more about one of the hottest health trends of 2018! LOS ANGELES, CA, December 31, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — New Year’s is a time of resolutions and making the promise to yourself that this year will be better than the last. However, this year, you will see the focus in health trends shift away from rigorous workouts and unhealthy dieting and you will see a bigger focus put on mental well being, environmental care and plant based diets. One of the biggest health trends of 2018 is expected to be a big increase in plant based, vegan diets. Vegan diets can benefit more than just the animals. Keeping a vegan diet can help you lose weight, lower your chances of developing heart disease and can protect the environment. Continue reading to learn more about one of the hottest health trends of 2018. Weight Loss Studies have shown that vegans generally have lower body mass indexes than those who are not vegan. One study found that people keeping to a strict vegan diet for a trial period of eighteen weeks lost ten more pounds than those who did not switch to a vegan diet. Vegan diets tend...

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AMCD Urges Support for Iranian Anti-Government Demonstrators

Washington, DC, December 30, 2017 –(– The American Mideast Coalition for Democracy (AMCD) applauds the proud Iranian people’s peaceful protests over the actions of the few non-elected, self-appointed Iranian regime officials. They encourage the Trump administration to extend active support to the large and growing secular element of Iranian society in their quest for freedom and their will to embrace modernity. “Freedom and Liberty are God given rights equally owned by Iranians who wrote the first declaration of human rights 2500 years ago,” said AMCD’s founding member Hossein Khorram. “It a shame this resourceful nation with such a rich history has become victim to the tyranny of a handful of mullahs at the head of its corrupt theocratic government.” As the signatory to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, AMCD insists the US must hold the Iranian regime responsible for the welfare and safety of Iranian people exercising their right to a peaceful protest. “Before the Iranian regime expects respect from other nations it must respect their own people and immediately release all of those who have been arrested during these peaceful protects,” declared AMCD’s President John Hajjar. “The Iranian regime’s failure to respect their citizens’ rights will only deepens the existing mistrust towards that regime and will increase the international community’s sanctions against the regime,” he continued. “The remarkable will of the Iranian people to denounce terrorism will...

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Darrell Simms Set to Release New EP “Wilcox Ave” December 31st

Catch the Music Video For Featured Single “Elements” on December 30th LOS ANGELES, CA, December 30, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Hip-hop artist and rapper Darrell Simms is ringing out the New Year in musically fashion with the debut of his sophomore release “Wilcox Ave” With 6 tracks, “Wilcox Ave” delivers Darrell’s unapologetic style that evolved from poetry and eclectic musical influences. Relentless flow and smart lyrics combine with energetic beats to form a standout listening experience. Darrell worked with some amazing producers and artists to bring “Wilcox Ave” to life including Gaston Jeanty, Axrl, and River Cruz. The EP also includes a collaboration with fellow artists Calogeno & Mike Marty, who joined Darrell on the track “Brown.” “Wilcox Ave” is an EP following up the main single “Elements.” The music video for “Elements” was expertly directed by Ralph Lucchese & Bj Jensen. Iconic LA locations are the backdrop for the video. Dynamic camera work moves with the beats in the track, creating a forward and building momentum. Bursting with energy and excitement, “Elements” and Darrell are happy to have viewers along for the ride. “Wilcox Ave” is the second official project release from Simms. In 2015 he released his first EP, “BoiTroy EP,” under the moniker BoiTroy. His first mixtape, “The First Blink” showcased the wide range of musical styles Darrell is fluent in and has been inspired by, including...

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Morris, King, & Hodge P.C. Sponsors the Driver Safety Taxi & Tow Service for the 4th Year to Help Stop Drunk Driving

Huntsville, Alabama Law Firm Committed to Making Community Safer HUNTSVILLE, AL, December 30, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — For the fourth year, the law firm of Morris, King & Hodge P.C. is sponsoring the Driver Safety Taxi & Tow Service this holiday season. On New Year’s Eve from 8 p.m. until the early morning hours of New Year’s Day, drivers, who may have come into town for a night out with the intent of staying sober but find themselves too drunk to drive, will have a safe and free ride home. Statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show the dangers of drunk driving through the recorded deaths year by year. With over 1,000 deaths related to drunk driving from 2011 to 2015 in Alabama, communities are continuously working to educate drivers and prevent these accidents. The Huntsville drinking and driving accident lawyers at Morris, King & Hodge. P.C., have worked closely with family members who have suffered the tragic consequences of accidents involving drinking and driving. With this in mind, the firm established the free Driver Safety Taxi & Tow Service, where Morris, King & Hodge will pay for your ride home on New Year’s Eve. To get your free ride home, just call Barry’s Towing at (265) 851-9778 and tell the dispatcher that you would like the Morris, King, & Hodge Driver Safety Taxi & Tow Service. Let...

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New Craft Cocktails Welcome the New Year at Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille in Oak Brook

Starting January 15, Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille will introduce three new craft cocktails that pair perfectly with the restaurant’s bar bites OAK BROOK, IL, December 30, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille (5 Oakbrook Court, Oak Brook, IL 60523; 630-571-1808) is introducing three new craft cocktails that pair perfectly with the restaurant’s bar bites. As a nod to the restaurant’s terrific wine list, two of the cocktails will be wine-based. All new cocktails are $15 each and will be available starting January 15. The PassionNut for Port mixes Fonseca Bin27 Port with DonQ Coconut Rum, Passion Fruit puree and fresh pressed lemon juice, giving Chicagoans a tropical escape without leaving Oak Brook. Additionally, the cocktail’s vibrant color, romantic name and a dessert wine base makes it a sweet treat for Valentine’s Day celebrations. Pair with the Beef & Bleu ($13.95) for a mouthwatering balance of sweet and savory. For a light and refreshing beverage, Rose Collins delivers. The second wine-based cocktail mixes Botanist Gin with Rose wine and fresh lemon juice. Perry’s suggests enjoying the Rose Collins alongside its Bacon Wrapped Scallops ($19.95). The third new cocktail is the Jameson Mocha Old Fashioned. A fun take on a classic, this cocktail mixes Jameson Caskmates Irish Whiskey with house made coffee syrup and mole bitters. Ideal for warming up and waking up, it pairs perfectly with Perry’s Homemade Polish...

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