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2013-07-12 23:23:59

Atlanta based White’s Pools Inc., a 3rd generation pool builder well-known for creating award winning swimming pools, is offering special discounts from July 11th to 13th. White’s Pools Inc. is owned by James White who has passionately involved himself in building quality swimming pools in the Atlanta metro area. Loganville, GA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Being well-known for designing and creating award winning swimming pools, Atlanta based White’s Pools Inc. is offering special...

2012-02-15 10:26:38

New research from Western University, Canada, has demonstrated the benefits of performing Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) in cases where patients have been resuscitated after Sudden Cardiac Death or enter hospital suffering from ventricular arrhythmias (abnormal heartbeat rhythm). Cardiologist Dr. James White and his colleagues at Western's Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, found CMR is a highly effective diagnostic imaging tool, identifying a cardiac diagnosis in 75 per...

2011-05-19 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Enhanced Equity Fund (EEF), a healthcare-focused private equity firm, and executive James White announced their investment in MedTest DX, Inc. (MedTest), a medical diagnostic company based in Cortlandt Manor, NY. MedTest was created to purchase the chemistry diagnostics business from Polymedco, Inc. The transaction was led by Mark Tricolli, a Partner of EEF. Terms were not disclosed. "EEF is committed to building a leading platform in the medical...

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2011-05-05 07:15:00

Climate scientists gathering at a conference on Arctic warming were asked Wednesday to explain the dramatic melting in the region in layman's terms, the Associated Press (AP) reports. An authoritative report released at the meeting in Copenhagen showed melting ice in the Arctic could result in global sea levels rising 5 feet within this century, much higher than previous forecasts. James White of the University of Colorado at Boulder told fellow researchers to use plain language when...

2010-09-16 17:43:51

Cardiologists and surgeons may soon have a new tool to improve outcomes for patients requiring pacemakers, bypass surgery or angioplasties. Research led by Dr. James White and his colleagues at The University of Western Ontario has led to a new imaging technique, which provides a single, 3D high-resolution image of the heart revealing both its vasculature and the presence of scar tissue within the muscle. This novel imaging was performed using a 3-Tesla MRI at Western's Robarts Research...

2010-04-15 08:30:27

Dr James White from Cardiff University's School of Medicine undertook a three-year-study, involving some 3,500 11 to 15 year-olds, as part of the British Youth Panel Survey "“ a self report survey of children in the British Household Panel survey. Results indicated that one of the strongest protective factors for reducing the risk of experimenting with smoking in early adolescence was how often fathers talked with their children, both boys and girls, about 'things that mattered'. Dr...

2010-02-05 13:47:30

Chemists at Oregon State University have discovered and synthesized a new compound that in laboratory and animal tests appears to be similar to, but may have advantages over one of the most important antidepressant medications in the world. A patent has been applied for on the compound, and findings on it published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. Continued animal studies and eventually, human clinical trials will be necessary before the compound could be approved for human medical use,...

2009-04-25 16:39:05

Chris Paul scored a team-high 32 points Saturday to lead New Orleans to a 95-93 win over Denver in Game 3 of their Western Conference quarterfinal. The all-star point guard added 12 assists, but his only points in the fourth period came on free throws. David West scored 19 points with nine rebounds. Rasual Butler scored 17 points, including 3-of-4 3-pointers, while James Posey scored 13 points with nine rebounds, and sank a key free throw in the final seconds. New Orleans closed its deficit...

2009-04-15 22:04:19

Danny Granger scored 35 points Wednesday in the Indiana Pacers' season-ending 115-108 win over the Milwaukee Bucks. He sank five 3-pointers during a 43-20 fourth period when Indiana rallied from a 88-72 deficit. His dominant floor effort also included nine rebounds, four assists, three steals and three blocked shots. Brandon Rush scored 24 with five rebounds. Troy Murphy scored 11 with 12 rebounds, while three others scored in double figures for the Pacers, who ended with three wins in their...

2009-03-29 01:05:26

Brandon Roy's 21 points, eight rebounds and four assists Saturday led the Portland Trail Blazers' 86-66 rout of the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis faced a 25-16 deficit after the first period and, because of a 41.2 shooting percentage, was never able to mount a sustained comeback. A 10-2 run, capped by a LaMarcus Aldridge layup, put Portland ahead 48-34 just before halftime. Aldridge scored 18 with seven rebounds and Greg Oden added 12 points and nine rebounds for the Trail Blazers, who have won...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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