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More Than A Questionnaire Is Needed To Diagnose Depression, Prescribe Antidepressants

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the University of California Davis Health System reveals that the short questionnaires used to identify patients at risk for depression might lead to unnecessary...

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depression Jean Twenge
2014-10-02 02:30:00

Beth Chee, San Diego State University A study by San Diego State University psychology professor Jean M. Twenge shows Americans are more depressed now than they have been in decades. Analyzing data from 6.9 million adolescents and adults from all over the country, Twenge found that Americans now report more psychosomatic symptoms of depression, such as trouble sleeping and trouble concentrating, than their counterparts in the 1980s. “Previous studies found that more people have...

2014-10-02 08:35:42

Expands Career Opportunities for College Students Adding the World's Largest Student-Focused Internship Marketplace SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chegg, Inc. (CHGG), the Student Hub, today announced it has acquired Internships.com, a division of CareerArc Group LLC. The world's largest student-focused internship marketplace, Internships.com, will add 2 million registered students, 380 university relationships, and 90,000 internships from 60,000 companies to the...

2014-10-02 08:35:27

BELLEVUE, Wash., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donuts Inc., the world's largest registry for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), continues its ongoing mission to expand and diversify the Internet's global addressing system in October by making two highly anticipated gTLDs available to the public. This week, users worldwide are able to register addresses in .CITY, followed on October 15 by .HEALTHCARE. Donuts' significant role in the new gTLD program continues to expand,...

2014-10-02 08:33:55

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PhoneSuite Solutions, Inc. (the "Company") ( OTC: STLK), announces the selection of Response Logic for its lead generation campaign for US based Small & Medium (SMB) businesses. PhoneSuite Solutions will begin this campaign in early October. Response Logic's role is to market the PhoneSuite® products to small and medium businesses, through a well-proven process to its substantial database of current prospective clients. The...

2014-10-02 08:30:52

RAMAT GAN, Israel, October 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EarlySense(R), the market leader in contact-free monitoring solutions announced today that Mr. John Barr, medical device executive and industry expert has joined the company's board of directors. "John has remarkable business expertise, and we are delighted that he is joining EarlySense's board of directors," said Avner Halperin, CEO of EarlySense Ltd. "John's experience in leading companies to major commercial success...

2014-10-02 08:30:50

Announces Launch of Integrated Biometrics and Medical Writing Services MUMBAI, India, October 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SIRO Clinpharm, an award-winning Clinical Research Organization (CRO) showcased its biometrics capabilities at the prestigious Annual Conference of the Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) 2014 in Las Vegas, where they were invited to speak at three sessions. SIRO experts presented on varied topics like 'data analytics to support fraud detection',...

2014-10-02 08:30:42

-- Locations Inside Select CVS/pharmacy stores in Corpus Christi and Portland -- WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MinuteClinic, the largest and fastest growing provider of retail medical clinics in the United States, has opened its first walk-in clinics in the Corpus Christi metropolitan area inside two CVS/pharmacy stores in Corpus Christi and Portland. A third clinic will open in Corpus Christi in December. The clinics are part of MinuteClinic's national expansion plan to add...

2014-10-02 08:30:34

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Softworld, Inc. announced today the launch of its Life Sciences consulting, a new practice solely focused on the specific needs of pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device organizations. While Softworld has already been highly successful in the clinical domain, the team is excited about adding their additional capabilities to support the quality, regulatory, and validation space. The Life Sciences practice is now a combination of...

2014-10-02 08:30:28

Expands Its Home Infusion Provider Network LENEXA, Kan., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AxelaCare Health Solutions, www.axelacare.com, a leading provider of specialty home infusion services, announced today that it has acquired Advanced Care, a New York based home intravenous therapy provider. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition increases the numbers of AxelaCare's intravenous solutions pharmacies to 18 nationwide and expands AxelaCare's national home IV...

2014-10-02 08:30:27

DUBLIN, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO; TASE), a public limited company incorporated under the laws of Ireland (the "Company"), today announced the expiration of its offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer") up to $500,000,000 of its new 1.30% Senior Notes due 2016 (the "2016 Exchange Notes"), $600,000,000 of its new 2.30% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "2018 Exchange Notes"), $800,000,000 of its new 4.00% Senior Notes due 2023 (the "2023 Exchange Notes") and...


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Damara Sheep
2014-09-25 08:50:59

The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...

British Milksheep
2014-09-22 07:50:24

The Bristish milksheep, previously known as the Alderbred, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the Northumberland region of England. Although the exact origin of the breed is unknown, it is known to have been derived from flocks of the Eastrip Prolific, Dorset Horn, and Bluefaced Leicester breeds. Selective breeding was used to enhance productivity using breeds like the East Friesian and Texel, but this breeding did not focus on a uniform appearance. Later, the British...

Belgian Landrace
2014-08-27 09:35:46

The Belgian landrace, also known as the Belgian lop-eared, Belgian improved landrace, or the improved Belgian, is a breed of domestic pig that can be found in northern areas of Belgium. It was developed when English pigs were imported into Belgium, after which time they were improved upon until 1930, when they were bred with German landrace pigs. The resulting breed was crossbred with Dutch landrace pigs in 1945 and later other breeds including those from Germany and Luxemburg. This breed...

British Friesian Cattle
2014-07-12 11:44:10

The British Friesian is a breed of cattle from the United Kingdom. The modern British Friesian dominated the dairy cattle population from the 1950s through the 1980s. Stock as well as semen were exported during this time throughout the world. The original Friesian breed was imported to ports of England and Scotland during the 1800s until it was stopped in 1892 when a threat of foot and mouth disease became a concern. By the end of 1912 there were 1,000 bulls and 6,000 cows registered in...

Blue Gray Cattle
2014-07-12 10:27:38

The Blue Grey is a breed of beef cattle that is popular in Scotland and north of England. It was developed by crossing a white bred shorthorn and Black Galloway cows. The color of the Blue Grey is roan blue. However, roan coloration is not a dominant color gene and the color does not always hold true. Only about half of the calves born to two true blue roan cattle will be blue roan, the rest will be either solid white or solid black. Blue roan is only consistent in the first generation of...

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