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2011-09-06 22:54:00

An analysis led by Mayo Clinic (http://www.mayoclinic.org/) researchers found that simulation-based training is an effective way to teach physicians, nurses, dentists, emergency medical technicians and other health professionals. The team reviewed more than 600 studies evaluating the use of technologies such as virtual reality computers, mannequins and training models to teach skills and procedures including surgery, trauma management, obstetrics and team communication. Their conclusions were...

2011-07-18 13:27:00

NEW YORK, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Idol, the groundbreaking, Emmy Award-winning and top-rated FOX primetime series created by Simon Fuller and from producers FremantleMedia North America and 19 Entertainment (a division of CKX), will be inducted into Broadcasting & Cable's Hall of Fame. The 21st annual awards dinner, honoring the broadcast industry's best, is set for Wednesday, October 26, at the famed Waldorf Astoria in New York City. (Photo:...

2011-05-30 10:09:00

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate his May 25 win on the popular "American Idol" television show, country music singer Scotty McCreery today was honored in a celebratory parade at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park. Excited fans lined the streets, cheering on the 17-year-old singer from Garner N.C., as he joined Mickey Mouse in a convertible sports car and greeted fans before taking the microphone to sing his new hit single, "I Love You This Big" in front...

2010-11-22 19:05:00

Hedley, Daughtry collaborator receives prestigious award VANCOUVER, Nov. 22 /PRNewswire/ - Songwriter and producer Brian Howes was honoured at the 2010 SOCAN Awards with this year's International Achievement Award! Howes becomes only the second recipient of this prestigious award, given last year to the legendary group Rush. The Vancouver based Howes was recognized by the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada at its 21st annual awards ceremony held November...

2010-06-07 14:35:00

LOS ANGELES, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- American Idol Season 9 winner Lee Dewyze has been signed to 19 Recordings/RCA Records. He is preparing to start work on his debut album which is due for release in fall 2010. The 24 year old Mount Prospect, IL native impressed millions throughout the season taking home this year's American Idol winning title. Dewyze is a self taught musician who began singing and playing guitar in his teens. Auditioned in Chicago, Dewyze was the only male contestant...

2010-04-21 08:05:00

WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Certified Platinum recording artist and American Idol® winner David Cook is lacing up for a very personal cause on Sunday, May 2 as he joins walkers, runners, activists and survivors at the 13th Annual Race for Hope - DC, presented by Cassidy Turley (www.curebraintumors.org). Cook has spoken on numerous occasions about his brother, Adam, who lost his valiant battle with brain cancer last year. This year, Cook returns to the Race for...

2010-04-13 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In the seventh episode of IF I CAN DREAM, titled Second Chances and Idol Glances, singer/songwriter Justin Gaston is shocked to learn that the big break he has been waiting for has finally arrived - a performance on this Wednesday's episode of AMERICAN IDOL in front of millions of people. In a special duet performance, Justin will sing Elvis Presley's classic "If I Can Dream" with former 'Idol' contestant, Brooke White. However, Justin's excitement...

2010-03-31 09:56:00

LOS ANGELES, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- American Idol contestant and fan favorite, Alex Lambert charmed millions of viewers with his electrifying soulful voice and humble demeanor on season 9 of American Idol. A viewer named Jessica Bongiorno created an online petition that attracted 20,000 signatures to date calling for Lambert's reinstatement which impressed producers at 19 Entertainment who decided to give the 19-year-old Texan a second chance to fulfill his dream of becoming a music...

2009-11-03 09:31:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) released new medical guidelines for the accurate diagnosis and effective ethical treatment of growth hormone deficiency in affected patients. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090324/DC88061LOGO-b) Growth hormone replacement therapy has proven useful for children and adults with scientifically proven growth hormone deficiency. In recent years, however,...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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