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2014-04-14 23:06:18

MD Biosciences enters into an agreement with Janssen Research & Development, LLC to screen an extensive library of compounds with its proprietary Senerga® Phenotypic Screening Platform. Senerga®PSP is based on three matrices covering pathways related to inflammatory, metabolic, cardiovascular, and CNS diseases in addition to delivering preliminary toxicology data. St Paul, MN (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 MD Biosciences announces that it has entered into a research agreement with...

2014-04-14 23:05:57

Six Mount Sinai Expert Guides use apps and digital content to support a new generation of physicians New York (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Wiley has teamed up with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, one of the world's leading medical institutions, to create a series of expert guides for medical trainees, research fellows and practicing physicians. The six Mount Sinai Expert Guides combine the expertise of the medical faculty with new online platforms and mobile apps, creating...

2014-04-14 23:05:45

Dr. Ricardo Yazigi answers questions about infertility treatment options. Bel Air, MD (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 On Thursday, April 17th, potential parents from the greater Baltimore, MD region will have the opportunity to learn about the newest fertility treatments and insurance options from Shady Grove Fertility’s Dr. Ricardo Yazigi and members of Shady Grove Fertility’s staff. All attendees are eligible for a free new patient consultation with Dr. Katz. Shady Grove Fertility, the...

2014-04-14 23:05:41

MONOJO, a leading biotech company with its U.S. subsidiary, Columbia Biotech, LLC in Columbia, Missouri, is introducing SKINUE, an innovative skincare line. The whey from the camel’s milk is naturally designed with anti inflammatory antibodies, which help acne-prone skin. Columbia, MO (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 SKINUE’s revolutionary skincare line infused with camel’s milk is set to launch Friday, April 18, 2014, at The Broadway Columbia at 11:30 a.m. Prior to the event, a 9:00 a.m....

2014-04-14 23:05:32

Matt Jones went from being a three time cancer conqueror to relearning how to walk to running five marathons on five continents and is now a life changing inspirational and motivational leadership speaker. April 14th marks his ten year anniversary of a bone marrow transplant. To celebrate he is giving away his book, "Cancer is a Marathon." Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 More than 1 in 3 people will develop some form of cancer during their lifetime (American Cancer Society)....

2014-04-14 23:05:13

MEDHOST PatientFlow HD provides real-time visibility to patient and process status information, enabling hospitals to proactively manage the efficient flow of patients through every stage of care. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced it has exclusively endorsed MEDHOST PatientFlow HD, a patient flow management solution. AHA Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of the AHA, awards the AHA Endorsement to products and services that help member...

2014-04-14 23:04:54

New Logo Unveiled to Kick Off Next Decade of Service Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Ten years ago, Robbie and Brittany Bergquist, then 12 and 13 years old, answered the call to serve the men and women donning United States military uniforms. After seeing a local television news story about a soldier who accumulated an approximate $8000 phone bill from calling home, the Bergquist teens took action and founded Cell Phones For Soldiers® in 2004. Through its “Minutes That Matter”...

2014-04-14 23:04:41

The April 16th event will educate the public about the importance of making healthcare decisions known in advance. Congressman John Larson will be the featured speaker along with government representatives and a national expert on advance directives. Wethersfield, CT (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 What: On the occasion of National Healthcare Decisions Day, April 16, Qualidigm CEO Tim Elwell will moderate a multi-interdisciplinary panel of state, national, community and healthcare leaders who will...

2014-04-14 23:04:39

New entrants to veterinary IVD are to be expected due to the low technical and regulatory market barriers and recent superior market performance to clinical IVD. But this has played out especially in pet diagnostics where growth has ridden increasing consumer spending on pets, especially on pet health care, according to latest Kalorama Information report. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Recent market entrants and product introductions to U.S. veterinary diagnostics have predominated...

2014-04-14 23:04:35

Health and Wellness Expert, Author and Entrepreneur to Produce Educational and Inspiring Documentary Once Project Funding Goal is Reached Los Angeles (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Entrepreneur and philanthropist Alina Reyzelman announces plans to produce “Sunshine Baby,” a documentary focusing on helping families understand the truth about healthy pregnancies as they prepare for their newborn. According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the United States spends $98 billion...


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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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