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2014-03-12 08:30:18

HOUSTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 30 patients from Texas Children's Hospital will be packing their bags in preparation for an unforgettable weekend getaway. The kids, ranging in ages from 10 to 16 years, will be the first to attend Texas Children's inaugural camp for children affected by cleft lip and palate. The weekend camp, which will be officially named by this year's attendants, will be held March 14 to 16. For more information Texas Children's cleft lip...

2014-03-10 08:29:31

Court Finds Janssen Pharmaceuticals' Drug Topamax Caused Child's Cleft Palate ALTON, Ill., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A jury last week awarded a $3 million verdict to the family of a 5-year-old child born with bilateral cleft palate and lip as a result of the mother taking Topamax during pregnancy. Simmons Browder Gianaris Angelides & Barnerd LLC, a national complex litigation firm, represented parents Kelly and Brian Anderson against drug manufacturer Janssen...

2014-02-28 23:26:15

Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity, will host its third annual Park City Celebrity Smile Challenge at Canyons Resort on March 15 to raise funds and awareness for children around the world suffering from cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities. Virginia Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity, will host its third annual Park City Celebrity Smile Challenge at Canyons Resort on March 15...

2014-02-27 23:02:07

His Holiness the Dalai Lama personally recognized the Co-Founders of Operation Smile, Dr. Bill and Kathy Magee, for their humanitarian efforts during an event at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, California last weekend. Virginia Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 His Holiness the Dalai Lama personally recognized the Co-Founders of Operation Smile, Dr. Bill and Kathy Magee, for their humanitarian efforts during an event at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, California...

2014-02-19 12:28:24

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, the leading national provider of financing to healthcare professionals, recently concluded their inaugural Send A Smile campaign. The initiative teamed BHG and their healthcare clientele with Operation Smile, an international medical charity dedicated to healing children's smiles. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100301/NY62435LOGO) According to Dr. Bill Magee, Co-Founder and CEO of Operation...

2014-02-07 23:03:15

Children of Vietnam to be Treated by Skilled Miami Facial Plastic Surgeon Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 For ten days, from March 21st to the 31st, renowned South Florida facial plastic surgeon Dr. Andres Bustillo will be undertaking a medical mission to Vietnam. Dr. Bustillo completes the medical mission on a yearly basis to aid less fortunate children in need of operations and to teach advanced surgical techniques to fellow surgeons. Over the course of his trip, Dr. Bustillo will...

2014-02-06 16:23:19

DUBLIN, February 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zg5tp2/2013_china ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Chinese Procedure Volumes Database" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zg5tp2/2013_china ] directory to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Forecasts suggest a robust 9.8% CAGR* in China, with each individual medical...

2014-01-20 08:23:15

Ear abnormalities, craniofacial conditions, tumors, and lesions in children can be treated through plastic surgery procedures FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Plastic surgery often provides more than a cosmetic improvement for many people who undergo procedures. This is especially true in the case of a special group of plastic surgery patients: children. Dr. Emily J. Kirby, board certified plastic surgeon and member of the American Association of Pediatric Plastic...

2014-01-17 12:24:48

March of Dimes Urges Women to Quit Before Pregnancy WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report from the U.S. Surgeon General confirms that smoking during pregnancy causes babies to be born with cleft lip and cleft palate. "We now have confirmation that smoking during pregnancy can damage the health of both mothers and babies. By quitting smoking before or during pregnancy, a woman will not only improve her own health; she may save her baby from being born too...

2014-01-15 23:29:52

To commemorate 50 years of publication for The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal, the publication will host a series of commentaries on a topic raised in the journal’s first issue in 1964 and compare it to the topic as discussed today. In the January 2014 issue, the commentary will examine past, present, and future directions of research ethics. Lawrence, KS (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal – The year 2014 marks 50 years of publication for The Cleft...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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