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2014-05-20 23:13:15

Located in Jacksonville Florida, Preston Pharmacy and Home Medical has served the local area for over 50 years. The family-owned pharmacy and e-store is now offering an expanded line of DME canes in unique, custom fitted styles and wood varieties. Jacksonville,FL (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Years ago, the walking stick originated as an aid for shepherds during travel. It helped with stability, protection against thieves and kept herds in line. Later on it became a symbol of nobility as kings and...

2014-04-30 23:20:08

Walking Canes for Mother's Day by Walking-Canes.Bet Ocala, Florida (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Mother’s Day is just around the corner and it is by far one of the most popular events of the year. Walking-Canes.Net has put together a collection of walking canes to choose from for the special day in May that celebrates that special lady. Mother’s like to feel special and giving a fashionable walking cane as a gift can help make the day. Folding walking canes for ladies, adjustable walking...

2014-04-29 23:15:23

Spring collection of Folding Walking Canes Orlando, FL (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Walking-Canes.Net has the new 2014 Spring Collection of Folding Walking Canes for men and ladies. This year’s styles are bright and fashionable for the ladies while the men's are elegant and distinctive. The collection this year comes from the suppliers in Europe. Folding Canes make a wonderful item for traveling. Many users have one for the suitcase and one for the glove box. The canes fold up and are...

2014-04-23 12:21:28

SILC Council Members Highlight Transportation Obstacles for Individuals Living with Blindness SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Getting from "here to there" can be challenging and require patience from most everyone. But for people with blindness or visual impairment, overcoming mobility challenges often takes more than just patience - it takes planning, flexibility and, at times, courage - particularly given the public's lack of awareness and compliance with safety...

2014-03-30 23:00:56

Educational Resources on Walking Canes from Walking-Canes.Net Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 Walking-Canes.Net has just added an area to the website on educational resources about walking canes. The stories are based on interesting facts about walking canes and sticks. The information involves the medical side of using a cane as well as what type of cane might meet the user’s needs. The articles are meant to help educate the user on the types and styles available in the market...

2014-03-24 23:03:07

Spring Collection of Walking Canes from Walking-Canes.Net Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Walking-Canes.Net has received the Spring Collection of walking canes for men and ladies. The new selection comes in a variety of styles and colors for both men and ladies. The new fashion canes for ladies are bright and cheerful and are sure to be a hit while the men’s canes are elegant and distinctive. This years the colors are bright floral with rich background accents and new unique...

2014-01-08 23:21:52

InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is working to submit the Handi Cane to companies in the hopes of a good faith review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 An inventor from Falling Waters, W.V., was inspired by personal struggles to design the Handi Cane. "I had to rely on a cane while recovering from hip surgery, and I had trouble retrieving items that I’d dropped," he said. "Since it was impossible for me to bend beyond a 90-degree plane, I didn’t...

2013-12-25 23:01:21

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the Cane Clip, to companies in the hopes of a good faith review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 Having to rely on a cane to get around can be a frustrating hassle. Thanks to an inventor from Orlando, Fla., cane use can be more convenient. "My grandfather had developed a more convenient way of using a cane," he said, "so I want to share the idea with all cane users." Ideal for...

2013-10-28 23:01:42

Walking-Canes.Net features the new and exciting line of fashionable walking canes for 2014. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Walking-Canes.Net has received the new styles for 2014 from manufacturers around the world. The trendy new walking canes come from England, Scotland, France and Italy. World class manufacturers have created an extensive selection of the most fashionable canes in the world for 2014. Take a look at the new Fashionable Folding Canes, which are made from...

2013-10-25 23:01:46

New Bling Style Handle Offset Handle Cane Lady Lake, Florida (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Walking-Canes.Net has just received a new line of offset handle walking canes called Fashionable Bling Style Offset Cane. These new walking canes offer fashion and function combined. The stylish offset handle cane comes with the "Bling" style strap which has a crystal embellished look and style The new Fashionable Bling Style Canes are made of lightweight aluminum and are adjustable to fit any...


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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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