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2014-08-31 23:01:08

Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome awareness nights to be held with the St. Louis Cardinals and at University City Market Pub House St. Louis (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Twin to twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) almost took the lives of identical twins Aiden and Blake Colp before they were born, but an innovative fetal surgery at the SSM St. Louis Fetal Care Institute gave them the chance at life. Now, their parents David and Theresa Colp want to build awareness about TTTS and the life-saving...

2014-08-31 23:00:54

NutriGold’s Whole-food Vitamin C GOLD earns ConsumerLab.com approval for meeting stringent purity standards and label claims. Orem, UT (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 NutriGold announces that its whole-food Vitamin C supplement, sourced from organic fruits and berries, has been approved by ConsumerLab (requires subscription) in all aspects tested, including purity and label claims. Most commercially available Vitamin C supplements feature Ascorbic Acid from genetically modified and chemically...

2014-08-31 23:00:50

ReportsnReports.com adds “Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Cell Harvesting System Industry, 2009-2019” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Cell Harvesting System Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Cell Harvesting System industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Cell Harvesting System including its classification, application and manufacturing...

2014-08-31 23:00:41

Ragweed is the most common cause of fall hay fever and affects people in virtually every part of the country. AllergyEasy doctors help patients build up immunity to ragweed pollens and stop overreacting to them with hay-fever-like symptoms - and it's as easy as a few drops under the tongue. Mesa, Arizona (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 For many, fall turns daily life into an allergic mess, and ragweed is likely the culprit. Ragweed is the most common cause of fall hay fever and affects 10 to...

2014-08-31 23:00:39

For years, the standard medical advice for nut allergy sufferers has simply been to avoid nuts; however, a treatment known as sublingual immunotherapy ("oral drops") is helping patients reduce their sensitivity to nuts. Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Stuart Agren, M.D., founder of the Family Allergy Clinic in Mesa, Arizona, prescribes sublingual immunotherapy to help his patients struggling with food allergies, which now includes tree nut allergies. Dr. Agren said that it has...

2014-08-31 23:00:33

1Heart Caregiver Services Director for Business Development and Training Randy Neil Clarito and brain fitness expert Tee Barr conducted a brain fitness education lecture at Victoria Care Center in Ventura City. Activities Director Virginia Ayala and Social Services designee Lily are both appreciative to have their residents and patients attend this brain fitness session. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 1Heart Caregiver Services Director for Business Development and...

2014-08-31 23:00:31

In a recent comparison study of the 20 best-selling Vitamin D supplements in the United States for Vitamin D content, heavy metal contamination, and presence/absence of GMOs, NutriGold's Vitamin D3 Gold product earned LabDoor's ranking of "A" in Best Quality and #1 in Best Value. Orem, UT (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 LabDoor.com tests the purity and label accuracy of hundreds of best-selling vitamins and supplements. According to their website, “We buy products in the same...

2014-08-31 23:00:25

University of California, San Diego researchers have found that people with Vitamin D blood levels lower than 50 ng/mL have a higher risk of premature death. The National Institute of Health recommends 600 International Units (IU) of Vitamin D daily for those between the ages of 1 and 70. (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 An analysis of 32 studies compiled by University of California, San Diego researchers has revealed a link between lower levels of Vitamin D and a higher mortality rate. The study,...

2014-08-31 23:00:21

The FDA has recently proposed updates to the 20-year-old Nutrition Facts label that has the sugar industry writhing. NutriGold fully supports the new changes and believes they will help consumers make healthier food choices. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 The FDA has recently proposed updates to the 20-year-old Nutrition Facts label. If adopted, the proposed changes would include more current nutrition values and serving sizes, the addition of “added sugars” on the label, and a...

2014-08-31 23:00:16

Every November, thousands of Canadian healthcare professionals gather in Toronto for the Ontario Hospital Association's Health Achieve event. Meditek will exhibit at booth 1433. Winnipeg, MB (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 At Health Achieve 2014, Meditek will be presenting the latest version of the QA4 stretcher/surgical table, which allows patients to travel from pre-op to surgery to recovery, all on the same platform. "The QA4 is unique in that it combines three things in one: the...


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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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