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2014-10-22 23:09:58

LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Acne Medication Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 This is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Acne Medication industry in Global and China. The report provides a basic overview of the industry, including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. Global market analysis and Chinese domestic market analysis are...

2014-10-22 23:09:55

Medical content management (MCM) unlocks and delivers supporting patient content to the point of care alongside the electronic medical record for more informed clinical decision-making LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Lexmark’s Perceptive Software will introduce to radiology professionals at RSNA 2014 a new solution – Medical Content Management (MCM) – to capture, access, manage and share medical images and supporting documents found throughout the clinical enterprise. Medical...

2014-10-22 23:09:40

Nudge a leading health and fitness app, today launched Nudge Coach, the industry’s first HIPAA-compliant tool that enables health professionals to analyze a customers data from their health and sports wearables. Nudge Coach will be responsible for taking the wearable space to the next level by ensuring that wearables data is utilized more effectively, allowing for health professionals to provide tailored feedback to users. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Nudge a leading health...

2014-10-22 23:09:35

Expert ophthalmologists at Beverly Hills Medical Center in Kuwait comment on new developments in DNA testing for congenital cataracts. Kuwait (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 A new research study out of the United Kingdom has found that advancements in gene-sequencing technology can help ophthalmologists identify mutations that often lead to childhood blindness. According to the new study published online in Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, next generation...

2014-10-22 23:09:31

A new partnership between TaxSlayer and VelaPoint promises to serve customers with tax and insurance needs in a whole new way. Evans, GA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 TaxSlayer, LLC has announced a new partnership with insurance brokerage, VelaPoint Insurance. This relationship, conceived in order to address the brand new set of issues facing Americans during the first tax season since health reform laws have gone into effect, will provide TaxSlayer’s current and future customers with...

2014-10-22 23:09:07

How to lose weight your body's way. Healthy ways to reduce weight, lifestyle changes needed to maintain the loss. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Losing Weight Your Body’s Way In a world where a multi-billion-dollar diet industry is staring you in the face, it certainly can be difficult to choose the right weight loss method. Why not do your body an extra favor by doing it the healthy way? Set aside the fads and resist those tempting crash diets. Instead, listen to your body, exercise...

2014-10-22 23:09:05

5 Ways to Add More Exercise and Fitness Into Your Life. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Although there are only 24 hours in a day, that doesn’t seem to be enough time for many people who have trouble finding time within their busy schedules for exercise and fitness. Fortunately, one does not need to exercise for long periods of time to get in shape. Here are five ways you can reach your fitness and health goals while on the go. Change Up Your Commute Consider riding a bike or taking the bus...

2014-10-22 23:08:48

HomeCEUConnection.com, the leading provider of continuing education at home, announces the release of 20 new premium online CE courses for healthcare professionals. Plano, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Healthcare professionals who are looking for the convenience of completing their continuing education at home or on-the-go via laptops, tablets or mobile devices, now have access to 20 brand new, premium Seminar-on-Demand CE courses. The new courses add to HomeCEUConnection.com’s robust...

2014-10-22 23:07:54

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art ambulatory care center, owned and operated by Shriners Hospitals for Children, and designed to better meet the orthopaedic needs of children and their families well into the...

2014-10-22 23:07:52

The Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation’s Patient Experience Council expands Institute of Medicine’s definition for patient-centered care with six guiding principles RESTON, Va. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The Louis W. Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation, which is dedicated to distribute health information technology innovation to transform quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery worldwide announced the development of six key guiding principles of patient-centered...


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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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin