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2014-10-24 08:26:02

A Simple, Safe, and Reliable Ambulatory Infusion System NATICK, Mass., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Zyno Medical, LLC today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in addition to European CE Mark for their ambulatory infusion system, and will market it under the trade name "Nimbus"(TM). The Nimbus(TM) Ambulatory Infusion Pump is designed for the delivery of medications and/or fluids to a patient for subcutaneous,...

2014-10-24 04:21:19

ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedics announces that its OCS(TM) Heart technology was used to preserve and assess the world's first series of three successful adult heart transplant procedures from hearts donated from donors after circulatory death (DCD) by the St. Vincent's Hospital Heart Transplant team. All patients who received these groundbreaking transplants have recovered very well. This achievement represents a pivotal new milestone in heart transplantation...

2014-10-23 12:29:47

- First-Ever Working Moms Tipping Point Survey from Care.com Reveals How Many are Overwhelmed with Work, Childcare & Household Chores - WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know moms are stressed. But just how much of that stress is taking a toll on their family, job, and their own emotional well-being? Care.com (www.care.com), the world's largest online destination for finding and managing family care, set out to determine how juggling work, childcare, and household...

2014-10-22 16:28:55

Wellforce represents high quality, lower cost alternative model focused on supporting clinicians and their connections to patients BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital today announced that they had finalized their agreement to establish a new health care system. The new system, which has been approved by the Department of Public Health and reviewed by the Health Policy Commission, will be known as Wellforce. Wellforce...

2014-10-22 16:28:04

The Hearing Follows the Release of New CDC Guidelines Calling for Better Protective Equipment, More Training and Stronger Protocols for Health Care Workers, Changes Spurred by the Public Outcry from Nurses Across the Country BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060525/NETH016LOGO WHERE: State House Room A2 WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 23 at 12 noon WHO: The Joint Committee on Public Health is holding a hearing on Ebola Preparedness...

2014-10-22 12:23:43

Top 10 States are MA, CA, RI, OR, VT, CT, NY, WA, MD, and MN; 5 States Most in Need of Improvement are ND, WY, SD, MS, and AK WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governors and lawmakers in state capitals across the nation continue to take major steps to lower energy costs, reduce pollution, and save consumers money by increasing their states' energy efficiency, according to the findings of the 8(th) edition of the State Energy Efficiency Scorecard released today by the...

2014-10-21 23:12:31

Accomplished attorneys join group of on-demand, in-house counsel lawyers Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Continuing to expand its team of experienced, on-demand, in-house counsel attorneys, Outside GC today announced the addition of Jordan Karp and Cynthia Pevehouse as members of the firm’s D.C. Metro area group, further strengthening the firm’s offerings in the bio-tech, life science, information technology and new media markets. Jordan Karp comes to Outside GC with...

2014-10-21 23:12:02

First of Its Kind Enterprise-class Offering Provides Remote Location Intelligence. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Enterprises across verticals have lauded Pwnie Express’s new Pwn Pulse software as a service (SaaS) solution, calling it “groundbreaking” for its ability to easily provide visibility across their remote locations. The enterprises were taking part in the Beta program for Pwn Pulse, which became publicly available today. “Pwn Pulse allows us to have...

2014-10-21 23:08:17

Global Marketing Executive John Rueter Joins Leading Provider of Smart Data Solutions to Fortune 2000 Companies BOSTON, Mass. (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Cambridge Semantics, the leading provider of Smart Data solutions driven by Semantic Web technology, today announced the appointment of John Rueter as its new vice president of marketing. Alongside Cambridge Semantics’ established executive and engineering teams in Boston, Rueter will leverage the company’s premier Semantic Web...

2014-10-21 12:31:39

BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's pharma specialty division, opened a second location this past month just north of Boston in Wakefield, MA. This comes just one month after Beacon Hill Pharma launched in the Chicago market. The newest addition enables Beacon Hill to continue its ability to service pharma clients across the country. Led by Division Director Liz Davies, Beacon Hill Pharma's dedicated team of recruiting and staffing...


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Pukwudgie, (Korrigan)
2014-02-17 15:15:28

The Pukwudgie is a small humanoid from Wampanoag folklore. The legend of this creature began in connection with the Wampanoag people's first beliefs that a creation giant had created most of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The Pukwudgies were jealous of the way the Natives adored the creation giant, but still tried to help them, though their efforts were in vein. So the Pukwudgies decided to torment the Wampanoag people instead. Because of this, the Pukwudgie was best to be left alone, or bad...

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2007-03-12 19:54:49

The Yellow jack (Carangoides bartholomaei) is one of several types of jacks. It inhabits the inland waters of the western Atlantic Ocean along the coast from Massachusetts in the United State to Brazil. These fish have a deep body that ranges in color from blue to gray to yellow. The name comes from the yellow fins that the adults typically have. Full grown yellow jacks can get around 30 inches long and can weigh up to 20 pounds.

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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin