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2012-08-14 23:00:08

InfiniteAloe® Advanced Formula Skin Care is being featured on the popular women´s empowerment show “The Balancing Act” on Lifetime Television. Jason P. Toms, Creator of the aloe vera based line of skin care products, appears on an episode of “The Balancing Act” airing on August 15, 2012 on Lifetime TV. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 InfiniteAloe® Advanced Formula Skin Care is being featured on the popular women´s empowerment show...

2012-07-28 23:02:30

The Southern Medical Association presents the 25th Annual Southern Region Burn Conference from November 16th to November 18th 2012 at Norfolk, Virginia. According to a January 2011 report by FairWarning, more than 2,000 children ages five and under suffered burn injuries from fireplace glass from 1999 to 2009 based on a federal estimate. On Jan. 23rd 2012, Fair Warning reported that, because of the increasing number of severely burned toddlers, gas fireplace makers offered a proposal to...

2012-07-16 14:02:10

In a collaboration among researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC), Shriners Hospitals for Children—Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, burn and skin specialists have shown that use of a pulsed-dye laser tool improves the appearance, texture and elasticity of burn scars. The study, published online ahead of print in the journal Dermatological Surgery, compared the use of the pulsed-dye laser and compression therapy on scars against compression therapy...

2012-06-28 23:01:17

On June 20th, 2012, the Phys.org published that in her upcoming article the human factors/ergonomics researcher Carol Pollack-Nelson explains how she called on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to require manufacturers to make glass-fronted gas fireplaces safer. In January 2011, FairWarning reported that more than 2,000 children ages five and under suffered burn injuries from fireplace glass from 1999 to 2009, according to a federal estimate. According to court documents, on...

2012-04-27 11:29:54

A Loyola University Medical Center study has found that binge drinking may slow recovery and increase medical costs for survivors of burn injuries. The study was presented during the 44th Annual Meeting of the American Burn Association in Seattle. Loyola researchers compared burn patients who were intoxicated above the legal limit with burn patients who had no alcohol in their blood. Although the binge drinkers' injuries were much less severe than those of other patients admitted to...

2012-04-21 23:03:00

In March 2012, NWT Fire Marshall warned residents on the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning from fuel-fired heating appliances, including gas. According to a January 2011 report by FairWarning, more than 2,000 children ages five and under suffered burn injuries from fireplace glass from 1999 to 2009 based on a federal estimate. On Jan. 23rd 2012, Fair Warning reported that, because of the increasing number of severely burned toddlers, gas fireplace makers offered a proposal to include...

2012-04-11 23:01:13

Jesse VanOsdol Walks 2,600 miles to raise money for pediatric burn victims at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis. Westfield, Indiana (PRWEB) April 10, 2012 Almost five months, 310 gallons of water, three pairs of hiking boots, and 6,240,000 steps ago, Jesse VanOsdol left Huntington Beach, California with a lofty goal: to walk coast to coast to raise money for the Burn Unit at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. Jesse, 20, is close to seeing that goal become a reality as he...


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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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