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2014-04-16 16:27:39

BALTIMORE, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced today that it has engaged Moelis & Company as Sinclair's exclusive financial advisor in connection with the Company's potential sale of WHP (CBS) in Harrisburg, PA, together with the right to provide services to WLYH (CW) in Harrisburg, PA, WMMP (MyNetwork) in Charleston, SC, and WABM (MyNetwork) in Birmingham, AL so as not to result in undue further delays to processing the...

2014-04-16 16:27:04

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:U.S. Market for Dental Lasershttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/u_s_market_dental_lasers.htmlIn 2013, the total U.S. market for dental laser systems was valued at $72.5 million. This market will beprimarily driven by the soft tissue diode laser market segment.The dental laser device market is divided into three main segments. First is the soft tissue dental laser...

2014-04-16 16:26:51

In association with the Friends of Jaclyn charity, Upper Deck created a special "Star Rookie" card for this brave pediatric brain cancer patient. CARLSBAD, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Upper Deck has joined forces with the Friends of Jaclyn charity to shine a light on some of the incredible children who have been the inspiration for collegiate teams throughout the nation by creating trading cards of them with their respective teams. Upper Deck is excited to announce the...

2014-04-16 16:26:40

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:PharmaPoint: Hemophilia A and B - US Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diseases/pharmapoint_hemophilia_us_drug_forecast_market_analysis_2022.htmlPharmaPoint: Hemophilia A and B - US Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022SummaryThe competitive landscape of hemophilia A and B recombinant therapy in the US and 5EU is dominated by the use of...

2014-04-16 16:26:34

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - US Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diseases/pharmapoint_atopic_dermatitis_us_drug_forecast_market_analysis_2022.htmlPharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - US Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022SummaryAlthough the past decade has seen the atopic dermatitis market remain relatively unchanged and a saturated,...

2014-04-16 16:26:20

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Worldwide Market for Infusion Pumpshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/worldwide_market_infusion_pumps.htmlThis report, Infusion Pump Markets, is Kalorama Information's most current and complete research into infusion pump devices used for patient treatment and nutrition. With an aging population and increased need for healthcare services, this...

2014-04-16 16:25:50

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stamats Healthcare Marketing is proud to announce its purchase of Lighten Up 4 Life, an online community wellness and population health management service. The acquisition is part of Stamats' strategic response to changes in the United States' healthcare landscape -- providing critical services related to new Affordable Care Act mandates by helping hospitals across the nation better connect one-on-one with their communities....

2014-04-16 16:25:05

TORONTO, April 16, 2014 /CNW/ - BrandSpark's Global Shopper Study was released today. Following are highlights comparing consumer attitudes about food and nutrition, health, the economy, the environment, and new technology. How does Canada compare with other countries like France, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States? BrandSpark's Global Shopper Study reveals the drivers behind every day purchasing decisions and consumer attitudes. The survey was conducted online with...

2014-04-16 16:25:02

-- Experienced Management Team Focused on the Future -- KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- APT Group, Inc. (OTC BB: FROZ), a propulsion technology company that manufactures and distributes advanced, environmentally friendly transportation, recreation and utility powersport products, today announced that its executive management team and Board of Directors is in place for its future as a public company. Troy A Covey will serve as President, a position he has held...

2014-04-16 16:23:45

CALGARY, April 16, 2014 /CNW/ - (ARX - TSX) ARC Resources Ltd. ("ARC") confirms that a dividend of $0.10 per share designated as an eligible dividend will be paid on May 15, 2014 to shareholders of record on April 30, 2014. The ex-dividend date is April 28, 2014. As at April 16, 2014 the trailing twelve-month payments to investors, including the April 15, 2014 payment, total $1.20 per share. ARC's shareholders may receive dividend payments in the form of cash or common shares...


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Obesophobia
2013-12-24 13:50:12

Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...

Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

Phobophobia
2013-12-24 12:34:07

Phobophobia is a phobia defined as the fear of phobias, or the fear of fear, including intense anxiety and unrealistic and persistent fear of the somatic sensations and the feared phobia ensuing. This phobia can also be defined as the fear of developing a phobia. Phobophobia is related to anxiety disorders and panic attacks directly linked to other types of phobias, such as agoraphobia. When a patient has developed this phobia, their condition might be diagnosed and treated as part of anxiety...

Cynophobia
2013-12-24 10:43:28

Cynophobia, from the Greek kyon meaning dog, and phobos, meaning fear, is the abnormal fear of dogs. This phobia is classified as a specific phobia, under the subtype “animal phobias”. According to Dr. Timothy O. Rentz of the Laboratory for the Study of Anxiety Disorders at the University of Texas, animal phobias are among the most common specific phobias and 36 percent who seek out treatment report being afraid of cats or dogs. Although snakes and spider are among the more common in...

Entomophobia
2013-12-24 10:17:24

Entomophobia, known also as insect phobia, is a specific phobia of one or more classes of insects. More specific cases include apiphobia (fear of bees) and myrmecophobia (fear of ants). The symptoms regarding this phobia are much like of the symptoms regarding many other irrational fears. An entomophobic is expected to experience enough anxiety upon viewing or otherwise coming into contact with an insect that he or she experiences full-blown panic attacks. With the extreme and serious...

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