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DUBLIN, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p4nt6w/north_america) has announced the addition of the "North America
DUBLIN, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/q57lqx/north_america) has announced the addition of the "North America
The World Health Organization report is another reminder of the importance of bariatric procedures from facilities like Beverly Hills Physicians LOS ANGELES, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/
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DUBLIN, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pjjddf/us_cancer_vaccine) has announced the addition of the "US Cancer
LAS VEGAS, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medical patients in Las Vegas and potentially nationwide should be the beneficiaries of new public-private partnership agreement between National
WASHINGTON, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a time when new cases of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection are rising and HIV rates have reached epidemic levels in some rural communities, the
Desirée Rogers, Chicago Cubs, Other Chicago Institutions Team Up with the Foundation to Take Down Cancer CHICAGO, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conquer Cancer Foundation today launched
Commonwealth actuary tallies $723,900 in 2014 cost savings NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An innovative move to improve access to primary care services for
LONDON, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Netscribes' latest market research report titled HbA1c Testing Market in India 2014 states that with the increasing incidence of diabetes in the country,
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...
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...
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 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...
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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