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2014-08-27 23:02:48

Dr. Stewart Shofner realizes nearly half of those with glaucoma are not aware that they have the disease. To help patients understand the facts, Dr. Shofner debunks the top five myths about glaucoma. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Dr. Stewart Shofner and Dr. Kevin Johnson of Shofner Vision Center see multitudes of patients suffering from impaired vision. Some of the most common treatments are LASIK and Cataract vision correction surgery. Recently, Dr. Shofner has noticed a...

2014-06-04 12:23:30

The United States Conference of Mayors 82nd Annual Meeting: Friday, June 20 - Monday, June 23 WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Under the leadership of USCM President Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and host Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, more than 200 of the nation's mayors from cities large and small will convene in Dallas at the OMNI Dallas Hotel to urge Congress to work in a bipartisan fashion to spur job creation and economic growth in America's cities and...

2014-04-30 23:15:14

Dr. Stewart Shofner of Shofner Vision Center was recently awarded The Pro Patria Award for his support to Lt. Col. Kevin Johnson, USAF Reserves. Additionally, Dr. Shofner was nominated as one of top 30 finalists in the United States for the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support “Freedom Award.” Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Renowned Eye Surgeon, Dr. Stewart Shofner of Shofner Vision Center was recently awarded the Pro Patria Award for his support in employing USAF...

2014-01-22 12:21:12

University Establishes Lagoon Research Institute MELBOURNE, Fla., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Florida Institute of Technology Associate Professor of Oceanography and Environmental Systems Kevin Johnson received $250,000 from the St. Johns River Water Management District to track the factors affecting the Indian River Lagoon (IRL) superbloom in the northern lagoon. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120521/DC10853LOGO) "Algae should be eaten by herbivores, but...

2014-01-08 17:11:35

A new study compares the relative rate of molecular evolution between humans and chimps with that of their lice. The researchers wanted to know whether evolution marches on at a steady pace in all creatures or if subtle changes in genes – substitutions of individual letters of the genetic code – occur more rapidly in some groups than in others. A report of the study appears in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B. The team chose its study subjects because humans, chimps and their...

2013-10-08 23:21:01

Gwinnett Medical Center Appoints Family Medicine Program Director Lawrenceville, GA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Gwinnett Medical Center (GMC) has announced the hiring of Kevin Johnson, M.D., FAAFP as the director of family medicine residency for the Graduate Medical Education Program. Dr. Johnson’s primary role is to develop the residency teaching program which will transform physicians who have graduated medical school into board certified family physicians. Dr. Johnson will guide the...

2013-02-02 23:00:37

The Sacramento Speakers Series presented education reform advocate and StudentsFirst founder and CEO, Michelle Rhee at the Community Center Theater on Tuesday, January 29th as part of this year´s lineup. The six-part lecture series showcases contemporary insights from some of today´s most influential figures. Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) February 02, 2013 The Sacramento Speakers Series presented education reform advocate and StudentsFirst founder and CEO, Michelle Rhee at the...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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