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2013-01-22 23:02:26

Dr. Nilesh A. Patel of Texas Bariatric Specialists (TBS) announced today a break-through finding in that the gastric bypass procedure he performed on Greg Martinez of Kerrville, TX enabled Mr. Martinez to successfully end his potentially deadly alcohol and painkiller cycle, as well as his high cholesterol and diabetes symptoms. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 Dr. Nilesh A. Patel of Texas Bariatric Specialists (TBS) announced today a break-through finding in that the gastric bypass...

2011-11-29 15:00:00

Dr. Martinez,Upland dentist, is now offering the empathy, patience, and the experience necessary to make dental visits less stressful for children and their parents, through her deaf and hard of hearing project. Visit http://www.uplanddentalpractice.com for more information. Upland, CA (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 Dental visits are stressful, especially for kids. For kids who are deaf or hard of hearing, and their parents, these visits can be even more stressful due to the lack of the ability...

2008-10-09 06:00:23

By Lisa P White MARTINEZ -- The beavers had their day in court Wednesday, but they didn't win. Contra Costa Superior Court Judge Barbara Zuniga denied a request from a group of beaver supporters to stop a project to shore up the Alhambra Creek bank. In a four-page ruling, Zuniga acknowledged community support for the beaver family and the unique nature of an urban beaver habitat. But she ruled that the record shows the city had "substantial evidence" the creek bank needs immediate...

2008-08-27 12:00:55

By Denis Cuff A conservation group is buying 423 acres of Franklin Canyon land in Hercules where local residents voted in 2004 to block a developer's plans for 500 proposed homes, a hotel and shops. Bringing to a close one of Contra Costa's longest struggles over development versus preservation, the Martinez-based Muir Heritage Land Trust will announce today that it has negotiated a sales agreement to buy the land for $1.8 million from a group of investors. Muir, a nonprofit group, has...

2008-07-02 06:00:52

By Liu, Fuchang This study investigated the impact of online discussion of anxiety towards teaching mathematics (ATTM) on elementary teacher candidates' ATTM. Participants (N = 39) in elementary mathematics methods classes completed Anxiety Towards Teaching Mathematics Questionnaire immediately before and after 8 weeks of online discussion of ATTM. It was found that online discussion of ATTM significantly reduced participants' self reported anxiety caused by the conception that mathematics...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.