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2014-10-30 23:05:39

A team of senior drug development and delivery experts from Catalent Pharma Solutions (Booth 1414), will lead multiple thought-leadership discussions, present scientific papers, and exhibit at the forthcoming 2014 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition, which runs from November 2nd to 6th at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA. Catalent is the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for...

2014-10-30 23:05:18

A New Data Synchronization Standard to Improve Patient Safety, Accuracy and Accessibility of Product Information for Healthcare Providers St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Amerinet Inc., a leading national healthcare solutions organization, issued the following statement today on the announcement of the Healthcare Supply Chain Association’s (HSCA) Committee for Healthcare eStandards (CHeS) Total Visibility Project, a data synchronization best practice for product information...

2014-10-30 23:03:21

Daily Gossip reviews the Neuropathy Miracle Program, the newest method to treat nerve pain, regardless of the cause leading to its development. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The Neuropathy Miracle Program review indicates that some of the most common symptoms of neuropathy include a prickling or ticking sensation, a flaming sensation in the nerves, but also sudden pain. These are the symptoms which patients commonly experience when suffering from this disorder. The new program...

2014-10-30 23:02:59

DailyGossip.org reviews the Ovarian Cyst Miracle eBook, a new guide created by Carol Foster, who shared an effective method to eliminate ovarian cyst. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The Ovarian Cyst Miracle review informs patients that in most cases, ovarian cyst in not cancerous. However, in some situations it can lead to cancer, mostly in post meniscuses women. Most commonly, ovarian cyst is difficult to trace, as symptoms can be very confusing. The Ovarian Cyst Miracle review...

2014-10-30 23:02:57

Researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute will develop and evaluate tests designed to measure and track changes in the cognitive functioning of people who typically are difficult to assess accurately: those with an intellectual disability, formerly termed mental retardation. The research will be funded through a new, five-year, $3.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). SACRAMENTO, Calif. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Tests will track improved thinking and...

2014-10-30 23:02:52

New White Paper Shares the Implications of Burnout and how Organizations can Support Physicians to Ensure the Best Possible Healthcare Experience Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 A new white paper released by The Beryl Institute explores the impact of physician burnout on the delivery of care and overall patient experience. The paper “An Invisible Barrier to Compassionate Care: The Implications of Physician Burnout on Patient & Family Experience” reports the significance and...

2014-10-30 23:01:58

Recreational hockey players, usually middle aged men, are suiting up for hockey games putting themselves at risk of heart disease. The Heart Fit Clinic introduces new screening test to test how healthy and reactive are people’s arteries especially recreational hockey players. Calgary, AB (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Heart disease and stroke are the number one cause of death and unfortunately many times the first symptom is death. Everyone has heard of hockey players having heart attacks....

2014-10-30 23:01:47

Former U.S. Navy service member alleges that asbestos exposure occurred when he was working aboard Navy vessels. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 A Pennsylvania federal judge has ruled that a former United States Navy service member may pursue legal claims against Crane Co. and General Electric Co., as well as two other firms; Ingersoll Rand & Co. has been released from the lawsuit. Claims involve the man’s alleged exposure to asbestos while working aboard U.S....

2014-10-30 23:01:30

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) congratulates former Science Advisory Board member and researcher at the National Cancer Institute, Raffit Hassan, MD, for receiving the prestigious Wagner Medal at the International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) meeting last week. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation congratulates Dr. Raffit Hassan of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) on receiving the prestigious Wagner...

2014-10-30 23:01:11

Power Liens recognizes SmithChiropractic as a Preferred Provider Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 With over 4,000 physicians in their network, Power Liens has a special designation for the most experienced and trusted doctors, who consistently deliver quality care. When you see the Power Liens designation of “Preferred Provider,” you can be rest assured that the practice has been screened and meets a standard of high quality care. Personal injury attorneys are constantly on the...


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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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