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2011-02-04 15:05:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: Roche Holdings Ltd. (RHHBY), Eli Lilly & Co. (LLY), Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY), Genzyme Corp. (GENZ) and GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Get the most...

2011-01-10 07:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts predict healthcare cost to rise as much as 9 percent in 2011, and more of that cost will fall on consumers. Now more than ever, consumers should take control of their health in order to lower personal healthcare costs. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110110/DA26823) Regardless of whether you are trying to trim down, build up or improve your health, Smoothie King (www.smoothieking.com) suggests three simple steps to a...

2010-12-17 00:00:42

Seventy-eight percent of women over age 20 get less than 100 percent of the daily value of calcium and during winter months it's often harder to participate in bone boosting activities. A liquid calcium supplement can help optimize bone health. Ferndale, WA (Vocus) December 16, 2010 Experts have long touted calcium's benefits, but incorporating it into one's daily diet is often difficult. Alarmingly, 78 percent of women over age 20 get less than 100 percent of the daily value of...

2010-11-15 08:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill today announced its Nutrena® brand is launching four new equine feeds. Available now, the improved product lineup includes a reformulated Life Design® Senior, a new midline price-point Triumph® Senior formula, and two supplements under the Empower® brand. Life Design® Senior has an enhanced amino acid profile to more efficiently utilize nutrients for...

2010-08-11 10:17:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- According to exclusive Mintel research, energy drinks/shots manufacturers are having difficulties attracting new customers, despite a 136% increase in sales from 2005-2009. In fact, 74% of those surveyed say they don't consume energy drinks/shots and 69% of those non-users are not interested in trying them. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100413/MINTELLOGO-a) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100413/MINTELLOGO-a) Mintel's Global...

2010-08-09 06:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Smoothie King Franchises, Inc., the originator of the nutritional fruit smoothie, has been dedicated to providing healthy alternatives to the public since 1973. The company continues to follow this mission with the addition of Omega 3-6-9, Libido Boost for Men and Libido Boost for Women to its line of high-quality dietary and nutritional supplements. Omega-3, Omega-6 and Omega-9 are known as essential fatty acids--fats that the human body is unable to...

2010-07-08 16:30:00

EDINBURG, Va., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (Nasdaq: SHEN) announced today that its wireless subsidiary, Shenandoah Personal Communications Company, a Sprint PCS Affiliate of Sprint Nextel, has signed an amendment to the current contract with Sprint Nextel to allow Shentel to sell Virgin Mobile and Boost prepaid wireless services. Effective on July 11, 2010, Virgin Mobile and Boost prepaid products and services will be available in the...

2010-06-11 13:29:00

LIVERPOOL, England, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from more than 50 countries attended the Sixth Meeting of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GAELF) in Seoul last week, to review the progress of the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (Global Programme), which seeks to eliminate the disease by 2020. Lymphatic Filariasis (LF), one of the major neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), is on track to become one of the first parasitic diseases...

2010-04-26 06:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Smoothie King, the 1973 creator of the nutritional smoothie, is transforming the category once again with the introduction today of Fit n' Crunchy - a series of 12-ounce bowls filled with tart yogurt or sorbet in six flavor options, each topped with premium heart-healthy granola and packing nutrition worthy of the "superfood" moniker. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100426/AQ92682) The new Fit n' Crunchy bowls mark the same spirit of...

2009-08-20 18:58:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Burner Balm, a division of Pacific Shore Holdings, Inc., announced the launch of Energy-X, a new lip balm that delivers an effective and healthier alternative to energy drinks that contain added sugar or artificial sweeteners. With zero calories, Energy-X provides the energy boost consumers want without the added calories found in energy bars and drinks. "Energy-X is applied directly on the lips and is therefore absorbed faster into the bloodstream...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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