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LONDON, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WinterGreen Research announces that it has published a new study Exoskeleton : Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2015 to 2021.
Erik G. Sorto has become the first person in the world to have a neural prosthetic device implanted in the part of the brain where intentions are made. He has been able to perform handshakes, drink a beverage, and even play “rock, paper, scissors,” using this arm. Awesome!
The Northern California Medical Associates Cardiovascular Services offers regular cardiovascular screening tests and is committed to educating patients about heart and stroke prevention to highlight
The Firm is representing testosterone lawsuit plaintiffs in the federal proceeding, all of whom allegedly experienced serious cardiovascular complications due to their use of low testosterone
A California-based research team says air quality samples taken from a wide range of industries indicate unsafe levels of asbestos, putting workers at higher risk for deadly mesothelioma.
Women's Excellence in Menopause sees many patients for concerns about menopausal hair loss, now provides treatment. Birmingham, Lake Orion, Clarkston, Metamora,
Women’s Excellence now provides urodynamic tests, which will allow them to take pressure measurements in patients’ bladder and urethra. Birmingham, Lake
The US Food and Drug Administration approved the first ever drug for use in treatment of acute radiation injury, thanks in part to research led by scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine that evaluated the medication using a non-human clinical model.
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Dr Don Colbert is announcing that his Red and Green SupremeFoods are now improved antioxidant fruit and super green-food blends from Divine Health. (PRWEB) May
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...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
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