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2014-07-10 08:25:23

-- Direct Purchase Available with Amazon.com, Audible.com and the iTunes Store -- HERMOSA BEACH, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DJ Ass Maggots, a pseudonym for a physician practicing internal medicine with an emphasis on geriatric care, announced today the release of his second book, "Poseidon's Tunnel," to audiences worldwide. The book features characters introduced in Ass Maggots' debut, trailblazing book "Quickies!," published in 2013. "Poseidon's Tunnel" continues the...

2014-03-14 23:02:13

National Poison Prevention Week Runs March 16-22, 2014 Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) will join local poison centers and poison prevention partners across the country in celebrating National Poison Prevention Week March 16 through 22, 2014, according to AAPCC President Marsha Ford, MD, FACMT, FACEP. Since 1962, the President of the United States has proclaimed the third week of March as National Poison Prevention Week to...

2014-03-03 23:03:05

The new “Home Remedies For Abdominal Pain” report on the site Vkool.com covers useful tips on how to get rid of stomach pain easily. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 The new “Home Remedies For Abdominal Pain” report on the website Vkool.com delivers to people helpful techniques to cure abdominal pain fast. The article is divided into two main parts. In the first part of the article, people will discover common causes of stomach pain, such as gallstones, pancreatitis, gerd,...

2014-01-29 23:35:19

The Enchant Him review recently published by Daily Gossip reveals that this is a new method that promises to teach ladies how to seduce the man of their choice. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 According to the recent review that Daily Gossip published, the Enchant Him program can easily be accessed by any lady in a downloadable eBook. This eBook promises to be a complex guide that will teach them everything they need to know to make a guy fall in love. For more information...

2013-08-02 23:19:49

GU-MED, the Global University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, announced today the launch of its crowdfunding campaign on indiegogo.com, offering a 5-day trip to Turks & Caicos as one of several rewards or "perks" for contributing to its efforts to commence operations. Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Islands (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 The Association of Medical Colleges estimates that by 2025, the shortfall of doctors will exceed 100,000. Global University Schools of...

2013-03-18 23:04:34

AAPCC and America's Poison Centers observe National Poison Prevention Week Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) is cautioning parents, grandparents and caregivers that children act fast, and so do poisons, according to Salvador Baeza, PharmD, DABAT, director of the West Texas Regional Poison Center. “About half of all poison exposures reported to poison centers involve children younger than 6, most often occurring when...

2012-03-18 23:00:46

AAPCC Celebrates 50th Annual National Poison Prevention Week Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) March 18, 2012 The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) is reminding Americans that poisonings can happen at any time to anyone of any age, according to Debbie Carr, AAPCC executive director. “The 50th anniversary of National Poison Prevention Week is the perfect time to highlight the fact that poisonings can happen to anyone and poison prevention is for everyone, from children to...

Snakes Evolve Along Similar Path Of Poison Resistance Say Biologists
2012-03-06 04:57:40

Utah State University biologists have long studied varied species of North American garter snakes that have evolved an amazing resistance to a deadly neurotoxin found in innocuous-looking newts, a favorite food of the snakes. The researchers have now discovered that snakes of different types in Central and South America and Asia have evolved the same resistance in a strikingly similar way. The findings, by USU alum Chris Feldman, PhD´08, now a faculty member at the University of...

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Golden Poison Frog, Phyllobates Terribilis
2014-09-12 08:44:46

The Golden Poison Frog, Phyllobates Terribilis, known also as the Golden Frog, Golden Poison Arrow Frog or the Golden Dart Frog, is a poison dart frog that is native to the Pacific coast of Colombia. The optimal habitat of this frog is the rainforest with high rain rates, altitudes between 100 and 200 meters, temperatures of at least 26 degrees Celsius, and relative humidity of 80 to 90 percent. While in the wild, this is a social animal, living in groups of up to six individuals; however,...

Chinese Red-headed Centipede, Scolopendra subspinipes mutilans
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Chinese Red-headed Centipede (Scolopendra subspinipes mutilans), also known as the Chinese Red Head, is a species of centipede found in East Asia and Australia. This creature is found typically in damp, moist environments, where it grows to an average length of 8 inches. In ancient Chinese traditions, this species is used for its healing properties. Placing a Chinese red head on a rash or other skin ailment is said to speed up the healing process. This species is known for harboring...

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