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2014-03-14 23:01:07

Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher (D-18-Montgomery) presented Metro Maryland Ostomy Association, Inc. with a Resolution from the Maryland House of Delegates honoring their 40th Anniversary as a non-profit organization in the State of Maryland. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher (D-18-Montgomery) joined nearly 100 volunteers and supporters to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Metro Maryland Ostomy Association, Inc. (MMOA). MMOA was founded in 1974 out of the...

2014-02-27 16:27:48

During March Workplace Eye Wellness Month, ophthalmologists stress importance of wearing proper eye protection on the job SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, 300,000 Americans visit the emergency room to treat a workplace eye injury.[1] A significant portion of eye injuries occur in manufacturing, construction and mining, industries which are experiencing recent job growth. During Workplace Eye Wellness Month in March, the American Academy of Ophthalmology is reminding...

2014-02-26 23:26:43

SATECH's renowned line of Fall Protection products has long provided health care facilities and senior citizens who desire to age-in-place with a safe solution to protect against fall-related injuries is now available to parents as a perfect solution to prevent fall-related injuries in adolescents. Chehalis,WA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 SATECH, Inc. is proud to announce SmartCells Fall Protection mats, runners and flooring for child safety applications. According to the Center for...

2014-02-25 20:21:39

37 Of 40 Hard To Heal Wounds Closed In 12 Weeks MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today that its study "A prospective, randomized comparative study of weekly versus biweekly application of dehydrated human amnion/chorion membrane allograft in the management of diabetic foot...

2014-02-24 12:24:40

Focus on footwear, say orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's not hard to be impressed with the skills of the Winter Olympic athletes. If you've been inspired to get out and try some winter sports yourself, keep in mind that sometimes the only thing standing between you and a foot or ankle injury is proper footwear. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130814/DC64237LOGO) Start with the right fit in the footwear...

2014-02-20 16:26:29

CORALVILLE, Iowa, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnaclife, Inc., founded by the world-renown wound and skin care biochemist, Darlene McCord, Ph.D., FAPWCA, is sending Takkin Lo, MD, MPH, CWSP, ABPM/UHM to speak at The Philippine Wound Care Society Annual Convention. The convention will be held at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, Mandaluyong City, Philippines from February 26-28, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120510/CG05130LOGO) Dr. Takkin Lo is an Associate...

Due To Lack Of Symptoms, 85 Percent Of Heart Attacks After Surgery Go Undetected
2014-02-18 13:56:16

American Society of Anesthesiologists Without administering a simple blood test in the first few days after surgery, 85 percent of the heart attacks or injuries patients suffer could be missed, according to a study in the March issue of Anesthesiology. Globally, more than 8 million adults have heart attacks or injuries after surgery every year, and 10 percent of those patients die within 30 days. The study suggests a new diagnosis, Myocardial Injury after Noncardiac Surgery (MINS),...

2014-02-17 23:21:09

Integrative Spine and Sports is now accepting same day physical therapy appointments. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Integrative Spine and Sports, a practice devoted to sports and musculoskeletal physical therapy, announces that it is accepting same day physical therapy appointments. Specializing in sports physical therapy services like pain management, chiropractic care, joint fluid replacement, bio-puncture, non-surgical spinal decompression and pharmacological treatments, the...

2014-02-04 23:20:43

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Traditional Wound Management Products markets. Global market for Traditional Wound Management Products is projected to reach US$8.3 billion by 2020, driven by steady demand from developing countries, growing preference for self-care, and rising incidence of lifestyle diseases such as diabetes. San Jose, California (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn - Adhesive bandages, topical ointments and gauzes constitute the...

2014-02-03 23:03:39

In order to help promote fire, burn, and scald prevention this year, Rasansky Law Firm reminds us to help raise awareness by educating friends and family on simple preventative measures. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 February 2nd marks the beginning of the National Burn Awareness Week with numerous activities being planned for this important occasion. Every year, more than 2.4 million Americans become victims of burn injuries. From that number, 75,000 are hospitalized and...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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