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2014-07-15 12:29:19

Society Joins Coalition of More than 90 Organizations in Calling on Congress to Stop Cuts to Federal Health Programs that Keep Americans Healthy and Safe WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report released today and supported by the American Society of Hematology (ASH), the world's largest professional organization dedicated to the causes and treatments of blood disorders, details the dire consequences of recent deep budget cuts to federal health programs,...

2014-07-15 12:25:57

Nominations Deadline Extended WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This fall, CPSC will honor individuals, businesses and organizations that have made significant contributions to improving consumer product safety. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20030904/USCSCLOGO The deadline to NOMINATE them for a CPSC Chairman's Circle of Commendation Award has been extended to August 1, 2014. Nomination forms and details about the award and previous winners are available...

2014-07-08 23:10:07

Partnership features logistical control system to make patient care and experience more reliable, predictable and satisfying. Boynton Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Bethesda Health, Inc., comprised of not-for-profit hospitals Bethesda Hospital East and Bethesda Hospital West, has announced a partnership with Care Logistics® to adopt the Hospital Operating SystemTM. The collaboration, entitled Commitment-2-Care or “C-2-C,” advances Bethesda’s focus to deliver exceptional care...

2014-07-08 10:57:37

Grand Valley State University Compared to scientists working in other countries, U.S.-based scientists are underrepresented as authors of articles on the potential role of innate variation in athletic performance that are published in peer-reviewed science journals, according to Grand Valley State University researchers. The findings are published in the online journal SpringerPlus. The research, conducted by Michael P. Lombardo, professor of biology, and Shadie Emiah, a Grand...

2014-07-07 12:29:07

Prestigious Biomedical Researcher and Author Joins Innovator in DNA Capture Technology SAN DIEGO, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diomics, an innovator in DNA capture technology, today announced the appointment of Thomas Kindt, Ph.D., as Diomic's chief scientific officer (CSO) effective July 7, 2014. Dr. Kindt brings more than 30 years of relevant industry experience to his new role having previously served as Director of Intramural Research of the National Institute of Allergy and...

2014-06-30 23:19:57

Leading by example: Town and Country Club features an Organic Garden and Onsite Bee Colony, Grass Fed Chickens and a Farm-to-Table program. St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 With such high regard for its members, employees, the environment and the community, it only seems fitting that Town & Country Club be recognized as one of America's Healthiest Clubs. Town & Country Club is only the second Private Club in Minnesota to certify as one of America's Healthiest Clubs, is...

2014-06-24 12:25:57

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20030904/USCSCLOGO Recall Summary Name of Product: Tern Folding Bicycles Hazard: The bike's frame can crack at the hinge on the top tube, posing a fall hazard. Remedy: Repair Consumer Contact: Stile Products toll-free at (888) 570-8376 from 9 a.m. to...

2014-06-20 08:23:13

~Company Recognized as Notable Recipient of SBIR Grants CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HemoShear, LLC, the human disease biology company, today announced that CBO Vince Aurentz will be presenting at the BIO 2014 meeting during the BIO Business Forum on Tuesday, June 24 at 11:00 a.m. in the Solana Beach Room. Aurentz's presentation, "Recreating Human Disease Biology for Discovery and Development of Safer and More Effective New Drugs", will focus on HemoShear's...

2014-06-19 16:28:51

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20030904/USCSCLOGO Recall Summary Name of Product: Personal Emergency Reporting System (PERS) Transmitters Hazard: The batteries used in the transmitters can fail to emit a low battery warning leading the user to believe the transmitter is functioning...

2014-06-03 08:29:50

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20030904/USCSCLOGO Recall Summary Name of Product: MXB crossbows Hazard: The crossbow can fire an arrow unexpectedly without the trigger being pulled, posing an injury hazard to the user and to bystanders. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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