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2012-12-28 05:01:31

Orthopaedic and Spine Institute (OSI) Medical Centers President and Founder, Doctor Steven J. Cyr, M.D., FAAOS recently announced the formation of a new pediatric orthopaedic medical center within OSI. The new pediatric center will focus on the major childhood orthopaedic deformities such as scoliosis. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 OSI Medical Centers has formed a new medical center focusing on pediatric orthopaedics. Currently, the nearest major children´s hospital is...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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