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2014-09-22 23:06:42

Hydro Med’s Dr Grossan shows that there are simple cures for snoring that are effective. His latest article on snoring relief is in Bottom Line Health November 2014, "Cure Snoring With a Song." Mission Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 In the early stages of snoring, simple measures such as sleeping on the left side, avoiding food before bedtime, having a dark bedroom, and opening the nasal breathing passage are usually successful. Unfortunately, persons seeking snoring...

2014-09-22 23:02:42

New research report “Global Cancer Vaccines Market & Pipeline Analysis” worked out by Kuick Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The R&D of cancer vaccines has seen a considerable growth in the recent years. The statistically important data received from clinical research studies have confirmed the efficacy and safety of cancer vaccines. The primary challenge to the development of such vaccines is the lack of sufficient...

2014-09-22 23:00:26

Aging skin needs to boost collagen, to hydrate properly and to relax wrinkles. Sublime Beauty® explains how one product can do all three. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Aging skin loses collagen, a contributing source of wrinkles. A Sublime Beauty® cream helps to relax wrinkles with Argireline (known as the natural botox), boost collagen levels and hydrate beautifully. "Our signature Face Whisperer® Day Cream is a multi-tasker for aging skin," says...

2014-09-22 20:21:02

DAVIS, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) today announced the winning proposals funded for 2014 California Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) in the state level competition. Five projects have been awarded more than $324,000 to develop conservation approaches to benefit wildlife and native plants, conserve water, and improve farm resource management. "CIG invests in innovative, on-the-ground conservation...

2014-09-22 16:28:57

MIAMI, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FIU professor Dr. Aileen Marty has returned to Miami after 31 days in Nigeria, serving with the World Health Organization's Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network. The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine's infectious diseases specialist called for sustained international attention on the Ebola outbreak and urged U.S. and European authorities to step up screening of travelers from countries where Ebola is present. During her time...

2014-09-22 16:28:42

MODI'IN, Israel, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EXALENZ Bioscience (TASE: EXEN), a leader in developing and marketing medical devices for diagnosing and monitoring a range of gastrointestinal and liver diseases, announced today that it was named to the prestigious Deloitte Technology Fast 50, an annual ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in Israel for 2014. The Deloitte Technology 50 is a ranking of Israel's 50 fastest-growing technology companies based on...

2014-09-22 16:28:39

Virus survives in only a few areas of the world ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates and NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At an event hosted by the UAE Ministry of International Cooperation and Development (MICAD), speaking on behalf of the Minister MICAD, HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khaled Al Qasimi, HE Dr. Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs, called for an intensification of the global campaign to eradicate polio. The...

2014-09-22 16:26:49

LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global veterinary health market is valued at $24.80 billion in 2014. Expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.86% to 2019, the demand for animal healthcare products and services globally is set to reach $34.39 billion by 2019. The market is segmented based on type of species (Farm Animals, Companion Animals) and by type of products (Vaccines, Paraciticides, Anti-infectives, Medicinal Feed Additives, and other pharmaceuticals). Based on geography, the...

2014-09-22 16:26:20

LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About AntibioticsAntibacterial drugs are chemical compounds used to kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria. The term "antibiotic" is often used synonymously with antibacterial; however, the term "antibiotic" was originally coined to refer to the antibacterial compounds of microbial origin. Antibacterial acts via various mechanisms such as the inhibition of cell wall synthesis, the inhibition of nucleic acid synthesis, the disruption of the cell...

2014-09-22 12:35:06

LIVERPOOL, England, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An exciting new development has occurred on the high street: the launch of a next-day DNA relationship test at a price that beats unregulated online retailers. The official DNA Tester for The Jeremy Kyle Show, AlphaBiolabs, has joined forces with the discount-retailer Home Bargains to provide an industry-first DNA Relationship Home Testing Kit. These kits are used to determine a range of biological relationships...


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Solenodon, Solenodontidae
2014-10-01 12:40:57

Solenodontida is a family that holds four species of solenodons, mammals that are known to be venomous, which can be found in Cuba and on the island of Hispaniola. The Hispaniolan solenodon can be found in a variety of habitats including highland forests and lowland dry forests. Both species resemble shrews in that they have long noses, hairless feet, scaly tails and small eyes. They reach an average length between eleven and thirteen inches, with Cuban solenodons often growing smaller than...

Galway Sheep
2014-09-30 09:49:31

The Galway sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in Galway in western Ireland during the seventeenth century. It was developed after English Longwools were brought to the area, followed by the improved Leicester, which resulted in an early form of the breed known as the Roscommon. Both this type and the modern Galway breed highly resembled the improved Leicester. When the Roscommon breed society began to falter in 1923, it sought out Galway Sheep Breeders Society, later admitting...

English Leicester
2014-09-26 10:19:08

The English Leicester, known by many other names including the Leicester, the improved Leicester, and the Leicester longwool, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in England during the eighteenth century by Robert Bakewell. It was one of the first purebred sheep breeds to be introduced into Australia and is one of a few remaining pure sheep breeds. Today, it can be found in many areas including the United States, New Zealand, and Great Britain. The English Leicester holds strong...

East Friesian Sheep
2014-09-26 10:01:06

The East Friesian sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated from East Frisia in Germany. Traditionally, this breed was kept in small groups by households to be used for the production of milk and today the breed does not do well in large numbers. It has a pink nose and pale hooves, but its best known physical feature is the tail, which is thin and hairless like a rat’s tail. The head is polled, meaning it does not grow horns, and its wool can be white or dark brown in color. The...

Dorpor
2014-09-25 08:56:51

The Dorpor is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in South Africa during the 1930’s by crossbreeding the Blackhead Persian sheep and the Dorset Horn sheep for the purpose of creating a sheep that could produce meat in arid areas of the region. Today, the breed can be found throughout South Africa and in other areas including Australia. The Dorper Sheep Breeders Society of South Africa was established in the 1950’s and it is now the second most populous sheep in that region....

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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