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2014-08-21 23:10:39

Diet Doc distinguishes itself from the competition by offering patients real solutions to specific weight-related conditions with safe and fast weight loss. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Being overweight or obese may be one of the top contributors of painful osteoarthritis. Although there is no cure, patients have learned how to relieve osteoarthritis pain by making certain lifestyle changes, such as losing excess weight and following a medically guided diet plan. Osteoarthritis is a...

2014-08-21 23:10:38

A compound made of proteins produced by Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) bacteria has been found to kill mesothelioma cells and boost tumor-fighting T-cells. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Australian scientists say a commercially available compound made of proteins produced by Staph bacteria has been used to successfully fight mesothelioma in lab mice. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted an article on the new research. Click here to read it now. Researchers at the University of...

2014-08-21 23:10:33

St. Louis’ counseling café is set to launch its brand new website Tuesday. In addition to its new online visage, Sound Mind Café has added a hypnotist to its four member counseling team. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Taking its own advice to focus on balance and wellness in all aspects of life, St. Louis’ Sound Mind Café recognized an opportunity to grow and evolve for the better and revolutionized its online presence. Reorganized to highlight the personable and...

2014-08-21 23:09:57

Calimesa Fit Body Boot Camp has released a video showing the uninitiated what the fitness boot camp is all about. Calimesa, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Rebecca Tabbert, owner of Calimesa Fit Body Boot Camp, located at 544 Myrtlewood Drive, has enjoyed watching as more people turn away from the big box gyms and instead choose the fitness boot camp environment. It’s not only good for her business; it’s also good for her clients. “The old ‘treadmill-dumbbells-elliptical’ routine...

2014-08-21 23:09:45

Global Ostomy Care Accessories Market 2014-2018 report analyzes key vendors like 3M Company, B.Braun, Coloplast, ConvaTec and Hollister. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 One of the emerging trends in the market is the rise in online sale of ostomy drainage bags. This increases the availability and accessibility of these products to customers, thereby increasing their purchase. Analysts forecast the Global Ostomy Care Accessories market to grow at a CAGR of 5.97 percent over the period...

2014-08-21 23:09:14

The North American interventional cardiology devices market study covers the surgical and diagnostic devices market for angioplasty, aneurysm repair, and deep vein thrombosis procedures (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/north-american-interventional-cardiology-peripheral-vascular-devices-market-138691746.html). (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The "North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market by Angioplasty Balloon (Plain/Old, Cutting),...

2014-08-21 23:07:49

Accountable Health Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce a collaboration with SurePoint Wellness to develop a diabetes management solution that helps plan sponsors close gaps in provider care and critical medical tests. It is designed to provide early detection and slow down the progression and threatening complications of the disease. Rockville, Maryland (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The new program, WellnessConnect for Diabetes℠, was developed with guidance from Lockton Companies and...

2014-08-21 23:07:47

Sleep Apnea Doctors US is now offering complimentary listings for sleep doctors across the U.S. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Sleep Apnea Doctors US is now offering complimentary listings for sleep doctors across the U.S. This provides doctors with a convenient way to find new patients in their respective areas. Patients who find a doctor are that much closer to finding remedies for sleep apnea. Many people with this condition have no idea they are experiencing this sleep...

2014-08-21 23:07:34

Series of 1-Day, Global Events Focuses on Maximizing Patient-Centric Endpoints Philadelphia (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ERT, a leading global solution provider for high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection, today opened registration for the PROFICIENCY™ 2014 Regional Conference Series: Maximizing Product Value with Optimized Endpoints. The series of 1-day educational events enable biopharmaceutical developers to network with leading researchers as they participate...

2014-08-21 23:07:25

MarketResearchReports.Biz include new market research report "Glioblastoma Multiforme Therapeutics In Asia-Pacific Markets To 2020 - Novel Therapeutic Approaches Target High Unmet Need In Newly Diagnosed And Recurrent GBM" to its huge collection of research reports. View all Therapeutic Area Market Research Reports at http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/category/37. Albany, NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Glioblastoma Multiforme Therapeutics in Asia-Pacific Markets to 2020 - Novel...


Latest Medicine Reference Libraries

Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

Pork Tapeworm, Taenia solium
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The pork tapeworm (Taenia solium), also known simply as a tapeworm, is a species of parasitic worm that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. This species infects pigs and humans in many areas of the world including Africa, Southern Europe, Asia, South America, and some areas of North America. This species can cause cysticercosis in its larval stage, which is one of the major causes of seizures in humans. The pork tapeworm can reach an average body length between 2 to 3 meters, but...

Rodent Tapeworm. Hymenolepis microstoma
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The rodent tapeworm (Hymenolepis microstoma) is a parasitic worm that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. This species affects rodents across the world, causing hymenolepiasis, but it does not often affect humans. Most of the available information regarding tapeworms is derived from the studies conducted on this worm and the other members of its genus, Hymenolepis. These worms have been present in laboratories since the 1950's and can either be raised and kept in a culture or be...

Paragonimus westermani
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Paragonimus westermani is a species of fluke, or flatworm that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. This species is abundant in South America and Asia and affects the lungs of humans and other hosts. It was first discovered in 1878 in Europe after two Bengal tigers died. In 1879, Ringer found this species in the lungs of a human. Manson and Erwin von Baelz identified the sputum and eggs separately in 1880, after which Manson asserted that a snail was most likely the worm's...

Echocardiogram
2013-07-29 11:11:00

An echocardiogram is a test that, much like an ultrasound, uses sound waves to create a moving image of the heart. The most common type of echocardiogram is performed transthoracic, meaning the image is taken through a probe against the chest. A TTE does not involve radiation and is a very safe procedure. A cardiac sonographer will put a gel on the patient's chest and move the transducer around different areas, including directly anterior to the breastbone, inferior and lateral to the right...

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