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2014-07-18 23:07:05

Saber Healthcare Opens Doors For Seniors Seeking Life Fulfilling Care Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 The professional staff at The Crossings at Steele Creek welcomed the first residents this week. The new, upscale community recently opened to serve an increasing demand for fresh, upscale assisted living in Charlotte, one of the fastest growing U.S. cities. Saber Healthcare Group, a leader in skilled nursing and assisted living care, opened the facility last week and will celebrate a...

2014-07-18 23:06:55

ResearchMesotheliomaCancer.com is sure to be an outstanding resource for Mesothelioma patients and their families. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 ResearchMesotheliomaCancer.com, a website that is devoted to helping mesothelioma patients and their families learn all they can about the serious form of cancer, has just launched its new and user-friendly website. In addition to explaining about common mesothelioma symptoms, http://www.researchmesotheliomacancer.com/ also offers...

2014-07-18 23:05:47

Valued Pharmacy Services (VPS) – an innovative PBM Consulting Company based in St. Louis – has entered into a joint venture with Truveris, Inc. St. Louis (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Valued Pharmacy Services (VPS) – an innovative PBM Consulting Company based in St. Louis – has entered into a joint venture with Truveris, Inc., effective July, 2014. Based in New York City, Truveris (http://www.truveris.com) develops software to drive efficiency, transparency and cost containment in the...

2014-07-18 23:05:44

Woodland Hills permanent teeth in one day expert Dr. Saj Jivraj is speaking today at the Nobel Biocare World Symposium in Marina Del Rey, Calif. Dr. Jivraj, an award-winning prosthodontist, international speaker and founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills and Oxnard, Calif., will be presenting at 1:30 p.m. on the permanent teeth in one day dental procedure. Oxnard, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Woodland Hills permanent teeth in one day expert Dr. Saj Jivraj is speaking...

2014-07-18 23:05:29

Diet Doc Weight Loss created a new, medical diet plan that helps people reduce the risk of kidney disease by reducing protein and sale intake, phosphorus food additives, and controlling blood glucose levels. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Diet Doc Weight Loss announces a newly designed diet plan to help people reduce the incident of kidney disease. Diet Doc Weight Loss created a new, medical diet plan that helps people reduce the risk of kidney disease by reducing protein and sale...

2014-07-18 23:05:23

School District will provide employees with onsite primary care, health coaching and disease management. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Marathon Health, Inc. today announced its partnership with the Keller Independent School District to provide onsite health services for 2,400 district employees. Keller ISD, which encompasses portions of nine cities in northeast Tarrant County, is one of the fastest-growing school districts in the state of Texas, and includes 39 elementary,...

2014-07-18 23:04:48

Principal Fred Boelter, of ENVIRON’s Boise office, was awarded the Henry F. Smyth Jr. Award from the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). An AIHA Fellow, Boelter will receive the award at AIHA’s fall conference in October, where he will present the Smyth Award lecture. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Principal Fred Boelter, of ENVIRON’s Boise office, was awarded the Henry F. Smyth Jr. Award from the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). An AIHA Fellow,...

2014-07-18 23:04:28

Top10inaction.com recently revealed the latest skin care ranking list of 10 Best Sunscreen on their beauty channel, in which Kiehl’s Activated Sun Protector Lotion for Face is named as the best sunscreen of them all. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Top10inaction.com, one of the biggest product review websites, recently revealed the latest skin care ranking list of 10 Best Sunscreen on their beauty channel, in which Kiehl’s Activated Sun Protector Lotion for Face is named as...

2014-07-18 23:04:19

Led by licensed clinical social worker and award-winning author Nancy Kriseman, the webinar, which will be held on Thursday, July 24th at 10 AM Pacific/1 PM Eastern, will cover the most common causes of caregiver stress and ways to prevent burnout by becoming more self-aware. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Home Care Assistance of South Fairfield County, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is proud to announce the next installment in its renowned Healthy...

2014-07-18 23:03:54

Top specialist now part of a comprehensive network of physicians. Latest acquisition to expand health care options for Hudson County residents. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that a leading specialist in Nephrology and Internal Medicine, Dr. James Pritsiolas, has joined our network, CarePoint Health Medical Group. Our system welcomes Dr. Pritsiolas to the community. Hundreds of highly skilled and experienced physicians comprise CarePoint...


Latest Health Reference Libraries

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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Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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