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2010-10-27 15:48:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Health Protection (IHP), in partnership with Roche Diabetes Care, the makers of ACCU-CHEK® products and services, and Jefferson State Community College, will host a free community diabetes program at JSCC's Shelby-Hoover campus this Saturday, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register for the event, please call (917) 210-2466 or e-mail JianiY@IHPonline.net. The program will focus on education, prevention and...

2008-09-23 15:00:34

BOSTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Health Protection, (IHP), the premier national organization designed to turn evidence-based healthcare knowledge into everyday practice, today announced the launch of the Advanced Practice Certificate: Hemophilia Nurse Assessment-Based Certificate Program. This program is accredited by the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and is funded through an educational grant from Bayer Healthcare. The goal of the hemophilia program is to...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.