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2014-09-22 23:06:42

Hydro Med’s Dr Grossan shows that there are simple cures for snoring that are effective. His latest article on snoring relief is in Bottom Line Health November 2014, "Cure Snoring With a Song." Mission Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 In the early stages of snoring, simple measures such as sleeping on the left side, avoiding food before bedtime, having a dark bedroom, and opening the nasal breathing passage are usually successful. Unfortunately, persons seeking snoring...

2014-09-22 23:06:17

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber recently signed a proclamation declaring October 2014 as “Oregon Chiropractic Health and Wellness Month.” The proclamation comes as University of Western States (UWS) celebrates 110 years of leadership in educating health care professionals. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber recently signed a proclamation declaring October 2014 as “Oregon Chiropractic Health and Wellness Month.” The proclamation comes as...

2014-09-22 23:05:17

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Respiratory Care Equipment and Supplies markets. Global market for Respiratory Care Equipment and Supplies is projected to reach US$17.9 billion by 2020, driven by rising incidence of respiratory disorders, aging population, and increasing need for better patient care. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Respiratory care market occupies a significant presence in the medical field, as...

2014-09-22 23:04:28

“The Race is On!” for the 22nd Susan G. Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure® on Sunday, October 12, 2014 as it moves to its new location at Cesar Chavez Plaza in downtown Phoenix. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 “The Race is On!” for the 22nd Susan G. Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure® on Sunday, October 12, 2014 as it moves to its new location at Cesar Chavez Plaza in downtown Phoenix. As the signature fundraising and awareness event for Susan G. Komen®...

2014-09-22 23:04:08

ReportsnReports.com adds “Physiotherapy Equipment Market by Equipment (Cryotherapy, Heat, therapy, Hydrotherapy), Accessories (Posture Mirror, Exercise Ball), Applications (Pediatric, Musculoskeletal) & by End Users (Hospitals), Advanced technologies - Global Forecast to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The report segments the global physiotherapy equipment market by product, application, end user, and geography. The equipment segment...

2014-09-22 23:02:53

Letter to HHS Secretary summarizes WEDI’s recommendations based on feedback from providers, health plans, self-insured plans, vendors and clearinghouses. RESTON, Va. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, announced findings from its recent industry survey on the use of the unique Health Plan Identifier (HPID) within...

2014-09-22 23:02:42

New research report “Global Cancer Vaccines Market & Pipeline Analysis” worked out by Kuick Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The R&D of cancer vaccines has seen a considerable growth in the recent years. The statistically important data received from clinical research studies have confirmed the efficacy and safety of cancer vaccines. The primary challenge to the development of such vaccines is the lack of sufficient...

2014-09-22 23:02:20

Accomplished healthcare professional to help advise on advanced development and launching of the Company’s first commercial products Research Triangle Park, NC (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 North Carolina-based life sciences company, Entegrion, Inc., announces the appointment of W. Brian Gibler, M.D., Professor, Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, to the Company’s Board of Directors. A graduate of Brown University and Vanderbilt University Medical School, Dr. Gibler received...

2014-09-22 23:02:18

Ultimate Vocabulary™ seeks to help TBI survivors and their families by raising awareness of the importance of speech and language therapy for TBI survivors. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) affects thousands of people and their families each year. Ultimate Vocabulary™ hopes to offer useful insights on how speech and language therapy can help TBI survivors improve their quality of life and make the most out of their new reality. TBI survivors...

2014-09-22 23:02:17

Overcome Hip Bursitis with Effective Treatment Regimes from Manhattan Treatment Center New York, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Manhattan residents who suffer with hip bursitis or pain on the side of the hip, which could be bursitis now have a valuable resource for hip bursitis treatment in Manhattan. This treatment is now offered at New York Dynamic Neuromuscular Rehabilitation Center. Hip bursitis, which is also called trochanteric bursitis, occurs when the trochanteric bursa...


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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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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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