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2014-09-19 23:08:14

An open house to meet Hall will be held on Monday, Sept. 22 from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monroe, OH (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Mount Pleasant Retirement Village has partnered with Atrium Family YMCA to bring Health and Well-Being Coach Christi Hall to campus. Hall’s journey to a health and fitness career began after surviving brain tumors and gaining weight as a result of years of medication. Through a local trainer, Hall began weight training and learning about nutrition. One year later she...

2014-09-19 23:07:55

An admitted and A.M. Best “A” (Excellent) rated professional liability insurance carrier has recently announced available discounts of up to 40% for qualified physicians. Carbondale, IL (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 An admitted and A.M. Best “A” (Excellent) rated professional liability insurance carrier has recently announced available discounts of up to 40% for qualified physicians. This will allow eligible physicians the opportunity to significantly reduce their insurance premiums...

2014-09-19 23:07:53

Dr. Dalencourt of William A. Graber, MD, PC has co-authored a chapter entitled "Medical Preparation for Bariatric Surgery" in a new book titled "The ASMBS Textbook of Bariatric Surgery: Volume 2: Integrated Health." SYRACUSE and HARTFORD, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 A new book on weight loss surgery, entitled "The ASMBS Textbook of Bariatric Surgery: Volume 2: Integrated Health" published by Springer-Verlag, will feature a chapter by Dr. Gregory Dalencourt...

2014-09-19 23:07:39

In CHAMPS Patient Experience's blog post, Introducing The Beryl Institute’s Patient Advocacy Community, Carol Santalucia shares her thoughts on the topic. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 In CHAMPS Patient Experience's blog post, Introducing The Beryl Institute’s Patient Advocacy Community, Carol Santalucia shares her thoughts on the topic. In August, Santalucia presented as part of The Beryl Institute’s virtual conference on patient advocacy. She kicked off the...

2014-09-19 23:07:35

CMCI is a proud platinum sponsor of the 6th annual Asha-Jyothi 5K run to benefit underprivileged children. Fairfax, Virginia (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 CMCI announced today that it has sponsored the 6th annual Asha-Jyothi 5K Run on Sunday, September 21, 2014 in Fairfax, Virginia in support of access to education and healthcare for underprivileged children. Asha-Jyothi is a fun, family event attended by adults and kids of all ages. The 5K Run/Walk has been voted as one of the best in the...

2014-09-19 23:07:24

Firmex is pleased to announce that it is now compliant with HIPAA / HITECH regulations, as assessed by Sword & Shield Enterprise Security. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) sets the standard for protecting sensitive patient data in the U.S. Any company that deals with protected health information must ensure that all required physical, network, and process security measures are in place and followed....

2014-09-19 23:07:14

HelpRx.info, the leading provider of free prescription discounts, now offers discounts on all common high blood pressure medications. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Script Relief, operator of HelpRx.info, now offers free Rx discounts on all commonly prescribed high blood pressure medications. HelpRx.info is the leading provider of free online drug coupons and has saved its users over $600,000,000 on prescription costs. To further its mission of making prescription medications...

2014-09-19 23:06:59

Barnhardt's Organic Cotton is 100 percent Biobased. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Barnhardt Manufacturing Company has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its Organic Cotton. The USDA Certified Biobased Product Label verifies that the product’s amount of renewable biobased ingredients meets or exceeds levels set by USDA. Biobased products are finished or intermediate materials composed in whole or in significant part of agricultural, forestry, or marine...

2014-09-19 23:06:32

Contributions from event to benefit the Washington Cancer Institute Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 RCN Business, a communications provider delivering voice, data and video solutions to businesses of all sizes, announces its participation and sponsorship of the 34th annual Sprint Four the Cure race. The race starts at the Four Seasons Hotel in Washington, D.C. on September 20, 2014, and benefits cancer research at Washington Cancer Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital...

2014-09-19 23:06:29

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief operating officer search for St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, N.Y. The top executive search firm in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations. LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated...


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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...

Belgian Blue Cattle
2014-07-09 14:37:46

The Belgian Blue is a breed of beef cattle originating in Belgium. It was developed in the 1800s by crossbreeding local cattle with a Shorthorn breed from the United Kingdom. It is quite possible that the Charolais cattle was also used in the development of the Belgian Blue. A modern breed of the Belgian blue was developed in the 1950s by Professor Hanset while working at an artificial insemination facility in the Liege province. The breed was introduced to the United States in 1978 by...

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...

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