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2013-04-19 23:03:57

To coincide with April´s U.S. National Health Observance -- Stress Relief Month, DreamTime, Inc. introduces daily therapeutic stress relieving tools. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) April 19, 2013 To coincide with April´s U.S. National Health Observance -- Stress Relief Month, DreamTime, Inc. introduces therapeutic stress relieving tools from their spring 2013 collection. Stress has been described as America´s #1 health problem and the #1 health epidemic. As a society, stress levels...

2010-11-26 11:34:51

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Using a healthier hyperthermia, Virginia Tech engineering researchers and a colleague from India unveiled a new method to target and destroy cancerous cells without using chemotherapy. The cancer treatment uses hyperthermia to elevate the temperature of tumor cells, while keeping the surrounding healthy tissue at a lower degree of body heat. The investigators used both in vitro and in vivo experiments to confirm their findings. Ishwar Puri, professor and head of the...

2010-11-23 12:30:36

Using hyperthermia, Virginia Tech engineering researchers and a colleague from India unveiled a new method to target and destroy cancerous cells. The research was presented at the 63rd annual meeting of the American Physical Society Nov. 23 in Long Beach, Calif. The cancer treatment uses hyperthermia to elevate the temperature of tumor cells, while keeping the surrounding healthy tissue at a lower degree of body heat. The investigators used both in vitro and in vivo experiments to confirm...

2009-03-24 08:26:00

PITTSBURGH, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- ReGear Life Sciences, makers of the ReBound(TM) Therapeutic Warming System, a revolutionary form of radio-frequency (RF) diathermy, today announced that it has closed a $2.5M Series A financing round following a $1M investment by Stonewood Capital Management, Inc. "Given the current condition of the financial markets and the economy we are fortunate to have been able to attract such a great group of angel investors and close out the round with an investor...

2009-01-19 06:50:00

Innovation in design fuels The Amazing Heat Pack by Comfort Now, Inc., a revolutionary first aid product that provides affordable and renewable instant pain relief for athletes, arthritics, chronic pain sufferers, premenstrual women and anyone else suffering from painful joints and muscles BURLINGTON, Ontario, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Not since the 1920 invention of the Band-Aid has such a groundbreaking first aid product been released as The Amazing Heat Pack, a revolutionary and renewable...

2008-12-03 08:00:00

RICHMOND, Texas, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- CYNACON/OCuSOFT, a broad based supplier of ophthalmic pharmaceuticals and supplies, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Eye Eco, Inc. Tranquileyes(TM) Moist Heat Therapy Goggles and Thermoeyes(TM) Reusable Heat Packs, from Eye Eco, Inc. are now included in OCuSOFT's prescription only low-dose doxycycline ALODOX(TM) Convenience Kit for adjunctive eyelid therapy and hygiene. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081203/LAW013)...


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Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

Heat Therapy
2012-12-31 12:08:31

Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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