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2012-06-11 13:58:51

Researchers studied genetic data of more than 11 000 people and found altogether six genes that predispose to migraine without aura. Four of these genes are new and two of them confirm previous findings. The new genes identified in this study provide further evidence for the hypothesis that dysregulation of molecules important in transmitting signals between brain neurons contribute to migraine. Two of the genes support the hypothesis of a possible role of blood vessels and thus...

2012-04-11 23:02:27

Aura Cacia, the leader in natural and organic essential oils, is issuing a soothing reminder for everyone to join in the nation´s next National Moment of Chill, at noon on Thurs., April 12. Urbana, Iowa (PRWEB) April 10, 2012 Aura Cacia, the leader in natural and organic essential oils, is issuing a soothing reminder for everyone to join in the nation´s next National Moment of Chill, at noon on Thurs., April 12. Aura Cacia believes that collective relaxation can effect positive...

2012-03-09 08:00:00

Providing an opportunity to make a wish really count, Aura Cacia, along with the Frontier family of branded products, is handing out 5,000 wooden coins valued at $1 each at Natural Products Expo in Anaheim. At the end of the trade show, Aura Cacia´s parent company, Frontier Natural Products Co-op, will make a donation in the amount of dollar tokens collected to help continue supporting the school being built. Anaheim, CA (PRWEB) March 09, 2012 Providing an opportunity to make a wish...

Ozone Suite On Suomi NPP Continues More Than 30 Years Of Ozone Data
2012-02-24 04:33:51

A new satellite instrument suite is now sending back detailed information about the health of the Earth's ozone layer, the shield that protects the world´s population from harmful levels of the sun's ultraviolet radiation. The Ozone Mapper and Profiler Suite, or OMPS, is one of five new instruments flying aboard NASA's Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership satellite (NPP), which was launched on Oct. 28, 2011. Suomi NPP is the result of a partnership between NASA, the National...

Female Migraine Sufferers Also At Increased Risk Of Depression
2012-02-23 10:29:07

A new study reported on this week suggests that women who currently suffer or have suffered migraines in the past are at an increased risk for developing depression compared to women who have never had migraine, reports Matt McMillen for Health.com. For the study, to be released in April at the American Academy of Neurology's 64th Annual Meeting in New Orleans, researchers classified 36,154 women without depression and had provided information about migraine. Women were classified as...

2012-02-23 06:21:14

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — New research suggests that women with any history of migraine are about 40 percent more likely to develop depression than women without a history of migraine. For the study, researchers classified 36,154 women without depression who were enrolled in the Women's Health Study and had provided information about migraine. Women were classified as either having active migraine with aura, active migraine without aura, past history of migraine (but not within the last...

2012-01-18 08:00:00

“National Moment of Chill” Set for “Sigh” Noon on One of 2012´s Most Stressful Days Urbana, Iowa (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 With Monday, Jan. 23 considered among the most stressful days of the year, Aura Cacia — a national source for natural and organic essential oils — is calling on Americans to take a moment for themselves when times are most stressful through its “National Moment of Chill” initiative. In pursuit of a moment of sanity,...

Astrium Selected To Build Sentinel-5 Precursor Satellite
2011-12-09 04:07:53

Furthering Europe´s capacity to monitor atmospheric pollution, ESA has awarded a contract worth 45.5 million to Astrium UK to act as prime contractor for the Sentinel-5 Precursor satellite system. Scheduled to be launched in 2015, Sentinel-5 Precursor (Sentinel-5P) will be the first satellite dedicated to monitoring atmospheric chemistry for the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) program. Astrium UK is now responsible for the delivery and integration of the...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.