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2014-07-23 23:16:16

CHE Trinity Health announced today that it is actively and aggressively recruiting experienced ICD-9 coding professionals to support its transition to ICD-10 and beyond. Livonia, Mich. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 CHE Trinity Health announced today that it is actively and aggressively recruiting experienced ICD-9 coding professionals to support its transition to ICD-10 and beyond. "As we prepare for the transition to ICD-10, we are seeking to recruit and train the best and the brightest...

2014-07-23 23:16:11

New company offers a broader scope of EHR and revenue cycle management products and services. Valdosta, GA, and Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Azalea Health (http://www.AzaleaHealth.com), a provider of cloud-based healthcare solutions and services, announced today an agreement to merge with simplifyMD, a complete electronic health records (EHR) provider. The merger positions the two privately held companies to become a leading provider of a fully integrated, cloud-based healthcare...

2014-07-23 23:16:02

Aaron Marshall chosen to lead The Hearing and Speech Agency after serving three years on Board of Directors. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Aaron Marshall, Corporate Counsel at Northrop Grumman, will serve as Board President at The Hearing and Speech Agency for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. He joined the Board of Directors in 2011. Of his appointment, Marshall states, "“Serving on the HASA board has given me a broader, deeper perspective about how others are living and helps me...

2014-07-23 23:15:43

Dr. Dental brings their incredible in-office experience to the web with website redesign. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Dr. Dental is excited to announce the redesign of their website. Designed with existing patients and new visitors in mind, one of the main differences from the old website is a clean, modern and visual layout that makes navigation very easy. Dr. Dental is renowned for having exceptional customer service to make the experience of going to the dentist affordable,...

2014-07-23 23:15:37

Ueno Periodontics now offers treatment for people who have failing or non-aesthetic dental implants. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Dr. Jeremy K. Ueno, of Ueno Periodontics, along with his surgical colleagues, have recently discussed the reasons for an increase in patients with failing dental implants. Many leaders in the periodontics profession are seeing the amount of referrals they get to treat failing implants go up exponentially. In fact, one surgeon reported that over 50% of his...

2014-07-23 23:15:29

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is launching an accelerated nursing program for veterans with medical training. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Obtaining a bachelor’s degree in nursing just became easier and faster for military veterans who have hands-on medical experience. The School of Nursing at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro today announced the launch of an accelerated nursing degree program that provides course credit for military experience. The...

2014-07-23 23:15:28

Hawthorne Wellness Center Comes Highly Recommended By Power Liens, The Largest Directory Of Physicians Working On Lien And Letter Of Protection (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 With the expansion of their online directory of over 4,000 physicians, Power Liens has a special designation for their experienced and trusted doctors, who consistently deliver quality care. When you see the Power Liens designation of “Preferred Provider,” you can rest assured that the practice has been screened and...

2014-07-23 23:15:24

Players, weigh the pros and cons very carefully before opting out of the NFL settlement, advises the founding partner of DarrasLaw. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 According to Sports Illustrated, 2013 is touted as the Year of the Injury due to the increase in ACL injuries, the ongoing concussion lawsuit and the long-discussed benefits of disability insurance policies for pro-athletes. Several events have occurred recently in the world of football, which have resulted in a lot of media...

2014-07-23 23:15:20

After a long search for the right HIPAA-secure mobile health communication solution, Docbook Enterprise is set to connect one of the largest physician networks in Texas into one real-time communication platform. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 DocbookMD, a HIPAA-secure mobile communication company, is in the process of deploying one of the largest physician-centric mobile communication solutions in Texas at Memorial Hermann Physician Network (MHMD) in Houston. Created by Austin-based...

2014-07-23 23:15:04

St. Anthony Hospital’s newly launched telepsychiatry program provides eight rural Oklahoma hospitals with needed access to a child and adolescent psychiatrist, and aims to improve psychiatric services across the state. St. Anthony’s telepsychiatry program is an expansion of their existing telemedicine program, the largest in the state, which has been used for radiology, cardiology, endocrinology, and dermatology for the past 4 years. Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 St. Anthony...


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Chinese cinnamon
2014-02-10 07:07:51

Cinnamomum cassia is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Chinese cassia or Chinese cinnamon. C. cassia is a member of the family Lauraceae. It is indigenous to southern China; however the plant is widely cultivated for its aromatic bark that is turned into the common spice “cinnamon”. The plant is nurtured and grown most abundant in Asia, specifically in India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum cassia plants...

Indonesian Cinnamon, Cinnamomum burmannii
2014-02-07 09:31:00

Cinnamomum burmannii is a flowering tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Indonesian Cinnamon, Padang Cassia or Korintje. C. burmannii belongs to the Lauraceae family. The plant is most commonly known for its spice; the household spice cinnamon is made from the tree’s bark. The species is found growing naturally in Southeast Asia and Indonesia, specifically in the West Sumatra and Western Jambi provinces. It prefers tropical climates, requiring wet environments....

Marfan's Syndrome
2013-07-19 15:22:33

Marfan's syndrome is a genetic disorder of the connective tissue that causes excessively tall stature and long extremities. It is carried by the gene FBN1, which encodes the connective protein fibrillin-1, and is a dominant trait. The human genetic makeup contains a pair of FBN1 genes, so because of its dominance, inheriting one affected FBN1 gene from either parent will result in Marfan's syndrome. It effects both males and females, and has no ethnic bias. It was named after Antoine Marfan,...

Cystic Fibrosis
2013-07-19 15:03:45

Cystic fibrosis, also called mucoviscidosis, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder of the viscous secretions in the body. In turn, it effects the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestines, as well as all other exocrine glands in the body. The most common genetic mutation that causes CF is a deletion of three nucleotides that results in a loss of phenylalanine, an amino acid at the 508th position on the protein. It should be noted, however, that there are over a thousand other mutations that...

Schistosoma mansoni
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Schistosoma mansoni is a species of parasitic worm, classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum, which affects an estimated 83.31 million throughout the world. This species is the most populous of all members of its genus, occurring in fifty-four countries including areas like Africa, the Middle East, South America, and the Caribbean. This species causes intestinal schistosomiasis in humans. The mapped genome of Schistosoma mansoni and S. japonicum were published in 2009. The associated...

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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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