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2014-10-30 23:18:05

Award furthers research on 3D bioprinting of nipple areola complex for reconstruction in breast cancer survivors Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 TeVido BioDevices, an early stage 3D bioprinting company creating natural human grafts for reconstructive procedures announced today that they have been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grant from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Phase I SBIR grant will be used to fund...

2014-10-30 23:03:35

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, NJ Top Docs is featuring The Institute of Advanced Reconstruction at The Plastic Surgery Center. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Breast cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in women, with one in eight women being diagnosed with it in their lifetime. It is estimated that over 220, 000 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 40,000 will die. While it is rare in men, an estimated 2,150 men with be...

2014-10-30 23:02:26

With an aim to provide only high-end undergarments, UnderMyWear has recently announced the arrival of fresh collection of Chantelle bras in the UK at great prices. London, UK (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 With an aim to provide only high-end undergarments, UnderMyWear has recently announced the arrival of fresh collection of Chantelle bras in the UK at great prices. The company houses some of the finest Chantelle bras that are highly elegant yet practical, giving complete support and thus...

2014-10-30 12:25:31

Interest in Cohesive Silicone Implants Has Grown Quickly Since the Launch of Sientra's Shaped Silicone Implants in the U.S., According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the United States and European breast implant and reconstructive device market will expand modestly through 2023, although growth will vary somewhat by region. Because breast augmentations and reconstructions are elective, market...

2014-10-29 23:00:32

The Rock the Ribbon event was held in support of BreastCancer.org. Pango Financial’s President, Candice Caruso, came out to support BreastCancer.org along with their clients Judy and Lynn McGrane of Jootz. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 As many of you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Many of us are impacted by breast cancer either directly, through a family member, friend or co-worker. October 23rd marked the 5th annual Rock the Ribbon event in Philadelphia,...

2014-10-28 23:13:27

Physician and author Dr. Sanjay Jain shares some information about pain and breast cancer during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Typically breast cancer isn't painful. Often breast cancer appears as a non-painful lump or mass. However, this does not mean that if someone is not experiencing pain that it's not a problem. If an individual waits for breast cancer to hurt or to start experiencing pain, they might not catch it in time before it...

2014-10-28 08:35:14

Remote-controlled, needle-free, tissue expansion system may offer alternative to traditional saline tissue expansion FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eSSe Plastic Surgery is enrolling mastectomy patients into a clinical study designed to evaluate a new tissue expansion method for those who choose to undergo breast reconstruction. This randomized, controlled clinical study is designed to directly compare the outcomes of the traditional saline tissue expansion method...

2014-10-21 23:14:05

The American Cancer Society predicts there will be over 2,000 new cases of breast cancer in men this year. New York Times and USA Today Best Selling author, Sanjay Jain, M.D. MBA expounds on this by providing facts on breast cancer in men. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 According to the American Cancer Society in 2014, about 2,360 new cases of invasive breast cancer in men will be diagnosed and about 430 men will die from breast cancer. They state, “Breast cancer is about 100...

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2014-10-19 05:04:50

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every year in October, the health community pushes breast cancer awareness. People do this through events like 5K runs, walks, fundraisers, and many other awareness opportunities. Why is this so important? According to Medline Plus, breast cancer impacts one in eight women and kills more women than any other cancer except for lung cancer. This awareness is necessary for educating the public on breast cancer risks, types, and the...

2014-10-18 23:03:04

A reminder that women who suffer with breast cancer have options SLC, Utah (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month and as proud sponsors of the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Dr. Scott Haupt and his staff at Utah Cosmetic Surgery are reminding women that with the latest technology in breast reconstruction procedures, surviving breast cancer doesn’t have to result in destroyed self-confidence as well. Dr. Haupt offers some of the latest, most natural options for...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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