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2014-07-31 23:17:14

A key driver of variation in payments for heart attack care is the transfer from one acute care hospital to another for angioplasty, according to a new study published by DataGen, a national healthcare data and analytics company. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The study, The Truth Behind Variation in Episode Payments, explores variation in Medicare episode of care payments for four clinical areas—congestive heart failure, acute myocardial infarction (AMI), pneumonia, and major joint...

2014-07-31 23:17:02

"Flat Belly Forever" designed by Kyle Leon is the latest program that teaches people how to beat the belly fat and achieve the flat stomach of their dreams. DailyGossip.org reveals if this fitness guide is efficient for users to use. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in its review that the Flat Belly Forever program will actually help sufferers discover some breakthrough weight loss tips. The author of the new method indicates that all these tips and...

2014-07-31 23:16:35

July’s homeostatic cannabinoid science roundup highlights ten 2014 research articles from the National Institutes of Health (PubMed). Publius of The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s guide to cannabinoids (2011) provides the voice and “Yes We Can” expectations for our health and wellness. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 “Bivalent, Heteronomy and Natural Killer Cells?” opened Bryan W. Brickner; “no, not the summer’s hottest metal bands ~ homeostatic CS science is the...

2014-07-31 23:16:21

1Heart Business Academy conducts ‘Continuing Professional Education’ program all year round to CEO Belina Calderon’s group of companies engaged in Senior care services, employment services and medical billing. 1Heart Business Academy applauds the most recent resource speaker and trainer Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Glenn Bowie for sharing his expertise and knowledge in the best business practices that are being enforced at successful businesses all over USA. Los...

2014-07-31 23:16:16

HISP Selection Guide and Web Seminar Among Tools for MEDITECH and Epic Hospitals Looking to Meet Meaningful Use Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Updox, the industry leader for physician connectivity and CRM solutions for health care, announces the release of a “Twelve Questions to Ask When Selecting a HISP” guide and a web seminar for hospitals that are evaluating Health Information Service Providers (HISPs) for Direct Messaging to meet Meaningful Use Stage 2. Hospitals that...

2014-07-31 23:16:10

This year’s recognition marks the seventh consecutive year in the elite category. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Care Communications, Inc., (CARE) a national health care data quality consulting and outsourcing firm, has received the Elite Award for “Recruitment, Selection and Orientation” from the National Association for Business Resources, one of twelve elite awards presented as part of “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” 2014 awards competition....

2014-07-31 23:15:21

The average American drinks 167 bottled waters per year at a total cost of $11.8 billion, and this is major cause of concern for the prosthodontists at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills and Oxnard, Calif. That’s because bottled water does not contain the teeth-protecting mineral fluoride. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The average American drinks 167 bottled waters per year at a total cost of $11.8 billion, and this is major cause of concern for the...

2014-07-31 23:14:43

CR urges U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take stronger steps to reduce the dangers of pain-relief medications YONKERS, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Some pain relief medications can be as addictive as heroin and are rife with deadly side effects. Every day, 46 people in the U.S. die from legal pain pills and for each death, more than 30 people are admitted to an emergency room because of opioid complications. Consumer Reports has taken a close look at the dangers of prescription and...

2014-07-31 23:14:02

Allergy, Sleep & Lung Care provides healthy sleeping habits for students of all ages. Fort Myers, Fla. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 As another school year approaches, teens and college students are found milking every opportunity to stay out late, sleep in, or even spending time foregoing sleep entirely. Research proves that sleep regulates mood and is closely tied to learning and memory functions, making it critical for teens and young adults to practice healthy sleeping habits. It also...

2014-07-31 23:13:55

The recent article released by Community Health Center of Snohomish County explains to patients the differences between pediatricians and family practice providers. Everett, WA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 What’s the difference between a pediatrician and a family practice provider? Community Health Center of Snohomish answers this question in their recently released article, “Pediatricians vs. Family Doctors”. Many adults can be confused by the various specialities that are available to...


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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...

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...

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