Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Every year, about 14,500 people are diagnosed with myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs), a group of rare blood cancers that originate in the bone marrow and the more you know about them, the better you can be at finding support for yourself or someone else affected by this diagnosis.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - If your family is like most, you want a college education for your children today, 75 percent of Americans have their eyes set on a college education. That's a good thing. Over a lifetime, college graduates average about a million dollars more than high school graduates.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - These days, there’s more to medicine than meets the eye. It’s true, physicians rely heavily on what they can see to diagnose and treat the patients in their care. From inspecting a wound, to studying X-ray imagery, to watching someone react to different stimuli in a physical examination, doctors use visual examinations as a critical component in understanding the state of a patient’s health.

Washington, DC - Today, United States Attorney General Eric Holder and European Union (EU) Commissioner for Home Affairs Cecilia Malmström welcomed high-level government officials representing over 30 members of the Global Alliance Against Child Sexual Abuse Online to a ministerial conference in Washington. 

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Clinical psychologist Dr. Michael Breus, one of the nation’s top sleep experts, has some advice to offer parents. Known as “The Sleep Doctor,” he’s a widely recognized leader in this ever-evolving field and perhaps best known for his appearances on Dr. Oz, CNN, Oprah, “The View” and “The Doctors.”

Ketchum, Idaho - Fashion First Aid is on hand to scare away potential Halloween costume disasters with the brand’s newly released Costume First Aid Kit. Available to purchase online starting today, this re-imagined version of the company’s best-selling purse-sized Fashion First Aid Kit contains essential fashion fixes for all kinds of Halloween get-ups, ready to handle any type of scary emergency. Five fashion solutions make it easy to mend thrift store costumes, keep creative outfits firmly in place and simply ensure that costumes fit right, stay clean and feel good as they’re worn from party to party.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Key ways to help keep your baby safe while sleeping.

Dallas, Texas - ZomBcall.com is going live with their Kickstarter.com crowd funding campaign to fun manufacture of what they refer to as, “the zombie gag gift of the century.” The device, which looks much like a hunter’s wild game caller is called “ZomBcall” and is capable of replicating a wide range of zombie sounds like those featured in hit TV shows like “The Walking Dead” and movies like “World War Z.” The makers of ZomBcall request that zombie fans everywhere share the Kickstarter.com project link on social media and online and back their project on Kickstarter by selecting a reward and pledging their support.

Nashville, Tennessee - Timothy Flanagan, 33, pleaded guilty today in federal court in Nashville, Tennessee, for his role in the April 30, 2012, cross burning in front of an interracial family’s home in Minor Hill, Tennessee, the Department of Justice announced.  Flanagan pleaded guilty to one count of conspiring with others to threaten, intimidate and interfere with an African-American man’s enjoyment of his housing rights, and one count of interfering with those housing rights. 

Las Vegas, Nevada - Consumer Reports, the largest and most trusted consumer organization in the world, has announced major changes to its flagship print product, Consumer Reports magazine. The revamp showcases a new design and architecture, innovative editorial additions, and a shift towards a new conversation with readers, and debuts with the November issue, on newsstands today.