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2014-04-09 23:04:46

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there is an urgent need for all healthcare providers to engage in antimicrobial stewardship to manage the appropriate use of antimicrobials. Leaders will need to direct and supervise stewardship plans and will need training to achieve optimal clinical patient outcomes related to antimicrobial use. Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is partnering with Making a...

2014-02-19 23:25:01

Onnit Labs, nutritional supplement and unconventional fitness equipment manufacturer announces the acquisition of My Mad Methods Magazine and MyMadMethods.com, the premier source of unconventional fitness information. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Onnit Labs has acquired My Mad Methods Magazine, creating one of the most comprehensive unconventional fitness resources in existence. The merger will make alternative fitness products and information available all in one place. “My...

2013-05-15 23:23:39

New video indexing model adds value, interactivity to every part of a video, drives sales and traffic for brands and content creators; San Francisco-based company secures $500k in seed funding. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 TheMadVideo.com, the platform that adds value to video content by making any moment in a video taggable and shareable, today announces its launch out of beta. By indexing video content on a micro level, The Mad Video´s patent-pending technology connects...

2012-03-23 23:01:07

Mad Bear Productions, a video content production firm is proud to announce it has won a 2012 Telly Award in the “Internet/Online Video-Infomercial category for The Story of PeriClean: A Brushless Toothbrush. The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. For more information, visit madbearproductions.com New York, NY (PRWEB)...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'