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Food For Thought: Why Doctors Use Edibles To Describe Medical Conditions
2014-07-11 12:55:19

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Lamenting the American public's general ignorance of the metric system, comedienne Wanda Sykes, in her HBO comedy special “I'ma Be Me” says, “The only people who use the metric system are doctors. I feel sorry for the doctors because they have to give us our diagnosis in fruit.” The premise of the joke is very funny but it turns out doctors have a storied history with using foods to help them to identify serious medical...

2014-07-11 12:23:28

LAS VEGAS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Nutrition (MN) announced today clinical study results for their X-Factor(TM) arachidonic acid (ARA) supplement. Under controlled conditions in the University of Tampa's Human Performance Research Lab, supplementation of ARA for eight weeks significantly increased lean body mass, muscle thickness, strength, and anaerobic power in experienced resistance-trained men. These findings were unveiled at the National Strength and Conditioning...

2014-07-10 23:11:58

Nearly one-third of all Americans did not see a dentist in the last year, and Louisville dentist Dr. Ronald Receveur knows there are many factors that contribute to that number. But Dr. Receveur, who practices in New Albany, Ind., across the Ohio River from Louisville, Ky., wants people to know that they have choices when it comes to selecting their dentist, and he offers seven tips for finding the best match. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Nearly one-third of all Americans did not...

2014-07-10 23:08:48

The recent news of baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn’s passing due to mouth cancer landed hard on Dr. Saj Jivraj, prosthodontist and founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute, who lost his mother to mouth cancer as well. To see the early signs of oral cancer, Dr. Jivraj offers these seven tips. Oxnard, CA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The recent news of baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn’s passing due to mouth cancer landed hard on Dr. Saj Jivraj, prosthodontist and founder of the Anacapa...

2014-07-09 23:14:25

MeriWellness, a Delaware County Nutrition and Wellness Counseling Center located in Springfield, PA is offering their Top 3 Tips for staying healthy this season to celebrate their first summer in business. Springfield, PA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 MeriWellness, a Delaware County Nutrition and Wellness Counseling Center located in Springfield, PA is offering their Top 3 Tips for staying healthy this season to celebrate their first summer in business. Founder and dietitian Beth Meriwether...

2014-07-09 23:13:24

Dental patients for years have complained of having to see multiple specialists if they needed extensive dental surgery, including going to a hospital or imaging center for a computed axial tomography (CAT) scan. But a select few dentists are beginning to get computed tomography (CT) machines, which are the same as CAT scanners, in their office for their patients’ convenience, according to New Albany dentist Dr. Ronald Receveur, who offers 10 tips on ways the Galileos 3D CAT Scan...

2014-07-09 23:11:28

With the help of the NADL, Evident was able to respond to the Board of Dentistry requirements that come with State registration to ensure that the new requirements didn’t affect the production in the lab and minimize the time required for compliance. Kentucky (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Scheduled for the 7th of July, the Kentucky Board of Dentistry will finalize the new legislation requiring dental laboratories in Kentucky and who submit to Dentists within Kentucky to register. Following...

2014-07-09 23:03:15

Dr. Prabha Krishnan is pleased to offer LANAP (Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure) as a periodontal treatment option to patients in the Forest Hills and Queens NY area. This minimally invasive surgery provides the most advanced gum disease treatment solution and lowers the effects of other health complications such as diabetes and heart disease. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Prabha Krishnan, DDS, of Queens, NY now performs the latest non-invasive treatment for gum disease where there is no...

2014-07-09 23:00:19

Corbin Relies On Carbohydrates, Proteins and Hydration for Running Performance Missoula, MT (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 “Montana Made” triathlete and Ironman Champion Linsey Corbin has partnered with KAMUT® Brand khorasan wheat for optimum running nutrition. KAMUT® Brand khorasan wheat, an organic, heirloom grain is an emerging super food for athletes. More so than most other grains, KAMUT® wheat contains a high percentage of lipids, which are healthy fats. It is also rich in...

2014-07-09 08:29:05

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northridge dentist, Dr. Farshid Ariz, is now offering free consultations for dental treatments. Many patients are interested in restoring or transforming their smiles but are unsure about the best way to start. A free consultation can be a great opportunity to improve dental health and discover a beautiful new smile. During the consultation, patients will have an opportunity to learn about available treatments. Dr. Ariz and Dr. Arami...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.