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2014-08-29 23:02:15

Healthpointe will assist Chapman University Physical Therapy Students in gaining hands-on training of clinical rotations. La Miraca, California (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Healthpointe is pleased to provide hands-on clinical training to Chapman University Physical Therapy students via Clinical Rotations. Physical Therapy students at Chapman University will be shadowing Healthpointe providers and specialists throughout their daily clinical routine, which will allow them to develop clinical...

2014-08-29 23:02:10

Dr. Mary Ann Larkin of Advanced Hearing Care has written four new special reports which are now available for download on the company's website. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Highly regarded audiologist, Dr. Mary Ann Larkin has written 4 new special reports on important hearing health topics. The four reports are titled: Revealing the Truth About Tinnitus The Secrets to Hearing Aid Success The Top 5 Things You Should Know Before Buying a Hearing Aid Understanding...

2014-08-29 23:01:58

New remote urgent care site lets patients consult with doctors from their computers, tablets, or phones. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Healthpointe has unveiled its new virtual urgent care which will give patients the convenience of visiting with physicians online. Anyone can sign up for consultations with Healthpointe doctors through telemedicine. Healthpointe doctors are always available and happy to see patients over video calls (or audio). If necessary, the doctor can even see...

2014-08-29 23:01:50

GeriJoy Inc. and Nanjing CAM Medical Technologies Ltd. announced today a strategic partnership to bring GeriJoy’s innovative caregiving service to the Chinese market. The partnership also allows GeriJoy to leverage Nanjing CAM’s access to the local Chinese workforce, enabling GeriJoy to provide highly cost-effective remote caregiving services for Chinese-speaking older adults the US. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 GeriJoy employs specially-trained remote caregivers who offer...

2014-08-29 23:01:46

Harbor Village Florida comments on what to Know When Seeking Drug Addiction Help USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As reported by CNN.com in the article Prescription Drug Abuse: There Is Help (8/15), the process of admitting that you need help for a prescription drug abuse problem can be a struggle. The article acknowledges and highlights the fact that if you simply try to find general help for this problem, you may be very overwhelmed by all of the information that is available online....

2014-08-29 23:01:45

Harbor Village Comments on Social Media Proving to be Helpful in Fighting Drug Abuse USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As reported by GantDaily.com in the article NIDA Switches to Social Media Monitoring For Drug Abuse Trends, Outbreaks (8/20), the National Institute on Drug Abuse is taking new measures in an attempt to monitor drug abuse trends by turning to social media. As NIDA currently relies on community surveillance to monitor drug abuse trends, it is also working with the University of...

2014-08-29 23:01:38

Harbor Village Florida Comments On Peer Pressure Irrelevant in Prescription Drug Abuse for Young Adults USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to new research presented in a Science Daily article entitled Peers, But Not Peer Pressure, Key to Prescription Drug Misuse Among Young Adults (8/16), peer pressure should not be the primary focus for 18-29 year olds when it comes to prescription drug abuse. Researchers from Purdue University have found that the for this age group the real problem...

2014-08-29 23:01:02

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published the anxiously awaited final rule (file code CMS–0052–P) today allowing healthcare providers to attest for Meaningful Use for 2014 using the 2011 Edition Certified EHR Technology (CEHRT) or a combination of the 2011 and 2014 Edition CEHRT. Eligible Professionals (EPs) who have not been able to fully implement 2014 Edition CEHRT for a full EHR reporting period in 2014 can continue to use 2011 Edition CEHRT, or a combination of...

2014-08-29 23:00:35

The North America Nutraceuticals Fibers & Speciality Carbohydrates Market report defines and segments the Nutraceuticals Fibers & Speciality Carbohydrates market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-fibers-speciality-carbohydrates-nutraceuticals-4344720458.html (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The North America Nutraceuticals Fibers & Speciality Carbohydrates Market report defines and segments the Nutraceuticals...

2014-08-29 23:00:27

DailyGossip.org publishes a complex review for people who are willing to lose weight. The magazine reveals that the Flat Belly Forever program is an effective method to eliminate body fat easily. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to the latest review published by DailyGossip.org, this new program is a popular way to lose weight quickly, safely and naturally. The new method promises great efficiency in weight loss, but it claims to be amazingly fast, too. Daily Gossip...


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
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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