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This Michigan Lupus Foundation Event features the top 2013 trends in support of a great cause. St. Clair Shores, MI (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 The Michigan Lupus Foundation will host the Snowflake Social for Lupus on Saturday, February 23rd from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Twin Lakes Golf & Swim Club in Oakland Township. The fashion show emcee will be Lisa Jesswein from Magic 105.1. The Snowflake Social Fashion Show will feature all of the new trends for 2013. The runway items will be by...
Two new studies by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery have overturned common beliefs about joint replacement in patients with lupus and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). In one study, researchers demonstrated that RA patients who undergo a knee replacement can expect outcomes that are similar to individuals undergoing the operation for osteoarthritis. In the other, investigators showed that lupus patients undergoing joint replacement surgery experienced far fewer adverse events than...
Lupus (the wolf) Constellation -- Lupus belongs to the constellations of the Southern Hemisphere roughly between DECL=-30 degrees and DECL=-55 degrees and RA=14h 20m and RA=16h 15m, respectively. It is located between Centaurus on the western and Scorpius and Norma on the eastern boundary. In the north Lupus borders on Libra, to the south it tops Circinus. As a part of the Milky Way stretches through Lupus it is an interesting part of the sky for simple stargazing with binoculars....
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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