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2014-07-23 23:29:45

New survey data show that more than one in three Americans didn’t go to the dentist last year, and New Albany dentist Dr. Ron Receveur knows the number one reason: fear. Whether someone has mild anxiety or a true dental phobia (dentophobia or odontophobia), Dr. Receveur said there is a level of sedation that will ease their anxiety. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 New survey data show that more than one in three Americans didn’t go to the dentist last year, and New Albany dentist...

2014-07-23 23:29:29

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) for its outstanding commitment to verifying homes with improved indoor air quality through participation in the Indoor airPLUS program. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) for its outstanding commitment to verifying homes with improved indoor air quality through participation in the Indoor airPLUS program. SWA was one...

2014-07-23 23:29:12

The Life Within Chiropractic Center in San Diego, California continues to be on the cutting edge of natural healing for childhood ear infections though pediatric chiropractic care. Dr. Mo Estepa expands on this issue further in his latest blog. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Childhood ear infections are one of the most common reasons for parents to seek pediatric chiropractic care at the Life Within Chiropractic Center. One of the center’s primary missions is to increase awareness...

2014-07-23 23:29:07

Loretta Butehorn, PhD, CCH, and Renita Herrmann, MS, CCH, to present at the Annual Conference of Collation for Integrative Medicines for the Underserved. McLean, VA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The National Center for Homeopathy (NCH) is pleased to announce that one of its board members, Loretta Butehorn, PhD, CCH, and an NCH member, Renita Herrmann, MS, CCH, will lead a session about how homeopathy can effectively be used to help the homeless at the Annual Conference of Collation for...

2014-07-23 23:28:49

The 4 Cycle Solution review that was just updated by Vkool.com reveals Shaun Hadsall’s diet and exercise system that promises efficiency in losing weight within weeks. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Some recent studies indicate that eating high carb foods like white rice can help accelerate calorie burning, and increase fat-burning hormones. According to the 4 Cycle Solution review recently updated by Vkool.com, this is a comprehensive fat loss system that uncovers to users the truth...

2014-07-23 23:28:46

The minimally invasive and holistic stem cell therapy brings a new ray of hope for patients suffering from bone degeneration and arthritis conditions. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 MetroMD, one of the leading names in regenerative medicines in all of California and one of the greatest proponents of holistic health services, now brings a reason to rejoice for individuals long suffering from debilitating arthritis. As per a report published on March 6 2013, by ‘The Journal of Bone...

2014-07-23 23:28:41

This workshop, chaired by internationally renowned expert Fubin Wu and featuring three FDA experts, has been specifically designed to provide devicemakers with industry best practices to achieve compliance and effectively assure medical device software safety. In two days of intensive sessions, attendees will be brought up to date on the FDA’s latest research on medical device software best practices, software risk management related standards and guidances and key success factors for...

2014-07-23 23:28:06

PracticeMojo launches a dental marketing blog focused on best practices and marketing solutions for the dental industry. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 A new dental marketing blog has been launched at PracticeMojo, a leader in automated dental recall and patient communication software. The blog offers marketing solutions that dental offices can immediately incorporate into their practice marketing. The mission of the blog is to offer solutions to common marketing scenarios and issues that...

2014-07-23 23:27:00

Diet-to-Go, a nation-wide producer of award-winning meal plans that were rated number one for taste by Epicurious and NextAdvisor, introduced today new online and mobile tools to help customers lose weight and keep it off. Lorton, VA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 MyDiettogo now provides virtual meal, weight and exercise trackers, as well as community discussion forums, to make it easier than ever for customers to lose weight and improve health. Customers now can track their Diet-to-Go meals,...

2014-07-23 23:26:46

Now available, Atlantic Information Services’ Specialty Pharmacy Trends and Strategies: 2014 encapsulates the most relevant topics in specialty pharmacy. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Industry-leading health business information publisher Atlantic Information Services is pleased to announce the release of Specialty Pharmacy Trends and Strategies: 2014, the latest edition of the annual book that provides a comprehensive overview of the current state of the specialty pharmacy...


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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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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