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2014-08-30 23:00:35

DailyGossip.org publishes a review on The Truth about Six Pack Abs, a unique method to eliminate stubborn stomach fat. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The Truth about Six Pack Abs is a new method of modeling the body that will reveal to users some shocking foods that can burn belly fat, unique workouts that can lead to great results in modeling looks, as well as some motivation secrets for successful fitness. The author of the new method says that there is one unique trick that...

2014-08-30 12:21:03

Phase II feasibility trial provides first randomized sham-controlled data using vagus nerve stimulation to treat heart failure MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific has released the primary endpoint results from its NEural Cardiac TherApy foR Heart Failure (NECTAR-HF) clinical trial, the first and only randomized sham-controlled clinical trial investigating vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for the treatment of heart failure patients. Faiez Zannad, M.D.,...

2014-08-30 12:20:58

-- LCZ696 mortality benefit exceeded what was achieved with enalapril, an ACE-inhibitor, when replacing enalapril combined with current treatment regimen for HF-REF1 -- Study showed significantly more HF-REF patients on LCZ696 regimen were alive and had fewer hospitalizations than those given enalapril regimen1 -- Heart failure affects more than 600,000 Canadians18 and is responsible for 9 per...

2014-08-30 12:20:55

Philips expands suite of innovative imaging solutions with technology designed to reduce pressures facing high-volume hospitals and clinics ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced the launch of Affiniti, a new ultrasound system designed to enable global hospitals and health systems to overcome the demands of increasing patient volumes and cost pressures. Making its debut at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2014 in...

2014-08-30 08:20:58

- Study showed significantly more HF-REF patients on LCZ696 regimen were alive, had fewer hospitalizations than those given enalapril regimen(1) EAST HANOVER, N.J., Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the European Society of Cardiology congress and published simultaneously in the New England Journal of Medicine, Novartis revealed that its investigational heart failure medicine, LCZ696, was superior to ACE-inhibitor enalapril on key endpoints in the largest heart failure study ever...

smartphone addiction
2014-08-30 06:25:25

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Roughly 60 percent of college students admit that they could be addicted to using their cell phones, researchers from Baylor University claim in a new study published online Tuesday in the Journal of Behavioral Addictions. Dr. James Roberts, the Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, and colleagues from Universitat Internacional de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain and Xavier University in...

2014-08-29 23:12:13

The County has given the green light to AltMed to establish a cultivation, processing and dispensing site at a local nursery. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 AltMed, a fully integrated Sarasota company that brings pharmaceutical industry precision to the development and production of medical cannabis, has been granted zoning approval for its primary location in Sarasota County. "Sarasota County officials acted quickly and decisively with a total commitment to attracting new...

2014-08-29 23:12:11

AlignLife and Hy-Vee to Host Community Workshop on Adrenal Fatigue Peoria, Illinois (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Fifty percent of adults who seek medical treatment complain of feeling tired all the time, twenty percent of Americans claim to have fatigue that is intense enough to interfere with their daily life. Adrenal Fatigue is the most common yet overlooked cause of fatigue especially if you have more of the classic symptoms. Tasks that were once a breeze are now overwhelming, irritation...

2014-08-29 23:11:54

Dr. Karlin, Dr. Roth, and the rest of the team are prepared to treat allergy symptoms that are likely to arise as temperatures cool and summer turns into fall. Atlanta, Ga. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As the seasons change, many people have difficulty battling their allergies. At Northeast Atlanta ENT (http://www.northeastatlantaent.com), Dr. Karlin, Dr. Roth, and the rest of their team are prepared to treat allergy symptoms that are likely to arise as temperatures cool and summer turns into...

2014-08-29 23:11:43

Joint Venture with DuPage Medical Group Helps Patients Throughout Will County. JOLIET, IL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Meridian Medical Associates, a leading multi-specialty physician group in Will County, is welcoming Dr. Dalip Pelinkovic, a leading spinal surgeon specializing in complex cervical spine surgery, to the Meridian Medical Associates family as part of a joint venture with DuPage Medical Group. Dr. Pelinkovic will begin providing Orthopaedic spinal services to Meridian Medical...


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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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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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