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2014-09-22 23:06:12

This new report is an update of the previous study that examined the prevalence and costs of physician-dispensed prescriptions in Pennsylvania. With an additional year of data, the study continued to find higher and growing prices paid for physician-dispensed drugs. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 A new study, Physician Dispensing in Pennsylvania, 2nd Edition, from the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) found physician dispensing continued to grow rapidly in...

2014-09-22 23:06:08

The IsoComforter IsoTube pad system is specifically designed for different body parts and applications. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 IsoComforter, Inc., one of the Nation’s premier providers of cold therapy products, announced today the introduction of an innovative IsoTube technology and uniflow technology that employs a patented method of temperature regulation. The IsoTube ridges provide optimal contact and pain control. By utilizing ice and water that is circulated from an insulated...

2014-09-22 23:05:17

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Respiratory Care Equipment and Supplies markets. Global market for Respiratory Care Equipment and Supplies is projected to reach US$17.9 billion by 2020, driven by rising incidence of respiratory disorders, aging population, and increasing need for better patient care. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Respiratory care market occupies a significant presence in the medical field, as...

2014-09-22 23:04:28

“The Race is On!” for the 22nd Susan G. Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure® on Sunday, October 12, 2014 as it moves to its new location at Cesar Chavez Plaza in downtown Phoenix. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 “The Race is On!” for the 22nd Susan G. Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure® on Sunday, October 12, 2014 as it moves to its new location at Cesar Chavez Plaza in downtown Phoenix. As the signature fundraising and awareness event for Susan G. Komen®...

2014-09-22 23:04:17

Medical minds collaborate during three-day event on the future of memory care and hospice CARLSBAD, CA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Medical experts this past weekend gathered in Carlsbad, California for a three-day conference to discuss brain-related diseases facing an aging population, including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, brain injury from concussions and neurodegenerative disorders. Each of the 50 attendees is a medical director affiliated with a Silverado memory care community or...

2014-09-22 23:03:31

Stratus Video Interpreting previously integrated its technology into the Sanford Health System, the economic result of which has prompted Stratus to vigorously renew its call for nationwide standardization with regard to equal access to language services. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The struggles that lie in communication between healthcare facilities and limited English proficiency (LEP) patients has been well-documented—reportedly, language barriers between doctors and...

2014-09-22 23:03:28

The New York Group for Plastic Surgery (NYGPS) has joined the Department of Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. New York / Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The New York Group for Plastic Surgery (NYGPS) has joined the Department of Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The newly named Mount Sinai Doctors New York Group for Plastic Surgery gives residents of New York City and the lower Hudson Valley access to a team of world-renowned...

2014-09-22 23:03:16

Modern scientists explore entanglement, superposition, coherence, tunneling and teleportation and author Cynthia Sue Larson explains applications of these quantum science findings to the studies of biology, neurology, psychology and the practices of mindfulness and spirituality. Today, Cynthia Sue Larson, author of the book Quantum Jumps and contributing to newly released book "Your Soaring Phoenix," discusses these progressive theories on Dr. Carol Francis Talk Radio. San...

2014-09-22 23:03:10

Destiny Image Publishers announces the release of “Living Beyond Your Chronic Pain,” by Dr. Joseph Christiano, providing solutions and answers for many uncertainties associated with chronic pain. Shippensburg, PA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Pain does not need to rule your life anymore! “Living beyond Your Chronic Pain” is a user- and reader-friendly book designed to guide the individual who suffers with chronic pain the way back to pain-free living. This inspirational book is...

2014-09-22 23:03:09

Rockland Chrysler Dodge Jeep continues their support for the Foundation Fighting Blindness with the Blind Egg Challenge. Nanuet, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 In a continued effort to support the Foundation Fighting Blindness, Rockland Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is launching an awareness campaign inspired by the ice bucket challenge. The Blind Egg Challenge (#blindeggchallenge or #ffbBEC) aims to raise awareness and funds for the cause. The Blind Egg Challenge involves throwing an egg in the...


Latest Health Medical Pharma Reference Libraries

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...

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...

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