Latest Internal Medicine Stories

2014-07-07 04:21:00

MILAN, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WAIDID, the new International Scientific Society presided over by Prof. Susanna Esposito, has the objective of promoting scientific research and the dissemination of information on infectious and immunological diseases on both the national and international levels while raising public awareness with regard to such diseases, which can prove to be very widespread among both adults and children. On the international panorama there was no...

2014-06-13 16:23:22

CORNELIUS, N.C., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationally renowned cardiologist with over three decades of experience, Dr. Haggman is proud to announce the opening of BelleJuve Med Spa, where he is utilizing the latest technologies to deliver astonishing results in skin rejuvenation. He has undergone extensive training with several of the nation's preeminent professionals in health and beauty rejuvenation to deliver high quality, long lasting results. With his new role at...

2014-04-14 23:11:08

Everyday activities can improve brain fitness. Ace Medical Group doctor provides spring brain exercises. Rock Hill, SC (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 "Everyone needs to realize how we are giving up brain activity by giving up everyday tasks," says Dr. Grewal, an Internal medicine physician and author of the book 'Dementia Express: Lose Your Memory in 100 Ways,' a rare satirical on brain health. There are easy and routine ways of exercising one's brain. Here are some ways a...

2014-04-10 08:29:28

Nation's second-largest physician organization begins campaign to strengthen identity among current and prospective members PHILADELPHIA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Physicians (ACP) unveiled a new logo and tagline --'Leading Internal Medicine, Improving Lives' -- today at Internal Medicine 2014, ACP's annual scientific meeting. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/DC00887LOGO "ACP's new logo presents us in a contemporary, vibrant...

2014-03-25 23:22:33

William D. Chey, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, presented on Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Anthony J. DiMarino Jr, MD, William Rorer Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, presented on Appropriate Use of Endoscopic Procedures. Glendale, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Audio-Digest Foundation announces the release of Internal Medicine Volume 61, Issue 02:...

2014-03-04 20:23:59

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- /Continental Who's Who/ - Dale L. Haggman is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional as a result of his role as a Cardiologist with Park Ridge Cardiology. Park Ridge Cardiology consists of three physicians who provide care for patients with cardiovascular disease, which includes disorders of the heart, arteries, veins and lymphatic vessels. The physicians work together in a highly integrated and collaborative...

2014-02-25 23:02:27

The Jackson & Coker physician jobs app is available on the App Store for free. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Jackson & Coker, an Atlanta-based physician staffing firm, released a physician jobs app for iPhone® and iPad®. The app gives physicians 24-hour access to locum tenens and permanent placement jobs. Key features of the app include job searches by specialty, region and type. Physicians can access the details of every available job and apply to one or more...

2013-12-24 13:38:00

The elimination of extensive routine preoperative tests and consultations represents an area of potentially large health care savings across many disciplines, particularly for low-risk patients being evaluated for cataract surgery. It is also a major theme of the Choosing Wisely campaign from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Lee A. Fleisher, MD, chair of the department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania authored...

2013-08-19 14:01:58

Medical organizations are participating in a campaign to help clinicians and patients avoid wasteful and sometimes harmful medical interventions. Recently, experts in pediatric and adult health from diverse geographic locations of the United States and from a mix of academic and non- academic settings shared their experiences, consulted their colleagues, and analyzed numerous studies in the medical literature to determine the top recommendations for improving healthcare value. Following these...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'