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2014-06-17 23:13:03

Health is wealth and it is possible to achieve it only through healthy and balanced food, rich in nutritious values. OMICS Group International, a leading Science event organizer invites the scientists, researchers, academicians and students across the to take an active part in the 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on “Nutrition & Food Sciences to be held during September 23-25, 2014 Valencia, Spain” with a theme on “Importance of Nutrition in Daily Life & Advancing...

2014-06-17 23:11:24

Having an attractive smile is an important part of how people perceive themselves and how they are perceived by others. Woodland Hills dental experts Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad want those who are unhappy with their smile to know they don’t have to remain so. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Having an attractive smile is an important part of how people perceive themselves and how they are perceived by others. Woodland Hills dental experts Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly...

2014-06-16 08:29:28

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverly Hills periodontist, Dr. Sharyar Baradaran, offers comprehensive periodontal treatments to restore gum health or to improve the aesthetics of a smile. Periodontal health is a critical part of not only dental health but also overall health. Gum disease has been linked to dementia, osteoporosis, pregnancy complications and cardiovascular disease. It is also closely linked to tooth loss, which is a cosmetic concern as well as a...

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2014-06-15 06:05:38

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Not long after the presumably more consumer-friendly nutritional information labels were rolled out, Beth Landman of The New Yorker magazine published an expose, entitled 'Too Good To Be True', in the May 30, 1994 issue that spelled out how deceptive marketing paired with the new labels seemed to confound an otherwise moderately intelligent consumer base. The mid-90's experienced a craze that might seem somewhat familiar today, the...

2014-06-13 23:07:32

TM Prosthodontics, a dental office in Miami, announces the ideal Preventative Treatment for Gum Disease. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Dentists stress regular flossing and thorough brushing for good reason. Proper daily oral hygiene removes plaque that can invade below the gum line and otherwise cause infection, leading to painful gum disease, which is the primary cause of tooth loss. If there are signs of gum disease, such as red, swollen gums or chronic bad breath, fast action can be...

2014-06-13 23:06:02

11 Friedman Fellows are presenting their work on some of the most cutting-edge diabetes and food & nutrition research in the country, ranging from the role of vitamin D in diabetes, to diabetes and cancer, to food sources in the Navajo Nation. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 The Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman New York Foundation for Medical Research will have a significant presence this weekend in San Francisco at the American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific...

2014-06-13 23:01:22

Staten Island dentists Alex Hecht and Jason Hecht are pleased to offer the Prettau Zirconia Implant Bridge at their practice. Staten Island, NY (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Dr. Alex Hecht and Dr. Jason Hecht are pleased to announce that their practice now offers the Prettau Implant Bridge, a state-of-the-art solution for patients who are missing multiple teeth. Staten Island Aesthetic & Implant Dentist is the only practice in the borough that currently offers the Prettau Zirconia Implant...

2014-06-11 23:05:13

A landmark federal ruling that all qualified nutrition professionals—not just Registered Dietitians®—may order therapeutic diets in hospitals, has leveled the playing field between nutrition professionals and Registered Dietitians. Released by the Board for Certification of Nutrition Specialists and its Center for Nutrition Advocacy. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 A landmark federal ruling that all qualified nutrition professionals—not just Registered Dietitians—may order...

2014-06-11 16:26:35

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Academy Foundation Announce Children's Health and Nutrition Education Campaign CHICAGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To highlight the role everyone plays in ensuring a healthy future for our nation's children, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and its Foundation announce the first Kids Eat Right Month, to be celebrated each August. Kids Eat Right Month will focus on the importance of healthful eating and active lifestyles...

2014-06-11 16:22:11

Novus Focused on Sustainability through Participation on the Enzymes Technical Association Panel during the 11th Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology SAINT LOUIS, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Nasser Odetallah, Global Product Champion Fermentation Products for Novus International, Inc., presented at the 11(th) Annual BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology last month. The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world's largest industrial...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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