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BROADVIEW HEIGHTS, Ohio, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- COMS Interactive, LLC (also known as Clinical Outcomes Management Systems or COMS), has announced that its Board of Managers

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Advance directives can help patients keep control of their care, no matter the situation CHICAGO, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Healthcare can often be complicated and

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New inpatient rehabilitation hospital scheduled to open early 2016 in Century City LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- California Rehabilitation Institute has named John Behzad

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HOLLAND, Ohio, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- What makes a good death? Many people prefer not to think about death in their day-to-day lives.

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New markets include Seattle, Portland, San Francisco and more; new mobile web store available for Apple customers LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The technology company behind the

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National Retirement Planning Week® initiatives seek to help Americans improve retirement security by planning for future retirement health care expenses DANVERS, Mass., April 16,

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BOCA RATON, Fla., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hispanics nationally have a 60 percent favorable opinion of the Affordable Care Act and are finding it increasingly easier to afford

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Technique allows surgeons to perform minimally invasive brain surgery NORFOLK, Va., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center announced today that neurosurgeons

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Novel approach could provide more realistic testing environment for patients at risk for falls SAN FRANCISCO, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Falls are the leading cause of injury-related

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MOSCOW, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemRar High Tech Center (ChemRar), the Russian pharmaceutical investment and R&D group, and Lancet, Russian Distribution Company,


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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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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.