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2014-08-15 23:05:49

MarijuanaDoctors.com is proud to announce the addition of its first Florida physician to its network! Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 MarijuanaDoctors.com is enthralled to announce the addition of its first Florida physician, Dr. Israel Grinberg. Specializing in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Dr. Grinberg has served the local Miami community for more than 50 years! Originally graduating from the School of Medicine at the University of Buenos Aires in Buenos Aires,...

2014-08-15 23:05:45

Ablative device manufacturer sponsors international focal therapy symposium, highlights HIFU sessions and invites international attendees to connect with key opinion leaders and company management. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 SonaCare Medical, LLC, the global leader in urologic high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), is proud to provide platinum support for the upcoming 7th International Symposium on Focal Therapy and Imaging in Prostate & Kidney Cancer. This year’s...

2014-08-15 23:05:43

Providing the steps to achieve Mindfulness Meditation, Meditations of a Modern Day Bishop Seeks to Provide Readers with a Step-by-Step Walk to a Deeper and More Meaningful Relationship with Their Creator and the People in their lives. This Compilation of Notes and Meditations has been Brought to Fruition by Retired School Teacher, Ann Kirschner. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 For more than 40 years, a Bishop (O.F.J) in the One Holy Catholic Orthodox and Undivided Apostolic Church...

2014-08-15 23:04:58

As part of the recovery process in cosmetic surgery many Orange County patients find that they experience bruising, swelling or a combination of the two immediately following procedures, like a facelift. However, Orange County facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Kevin Sadati recently revealed his tips to minimizing his patient’s post-operative recovery. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Dr. Kevin Sadati’s cosmetic surgery patients, especially those who undergo his world-renowned...

2014-08-15 23:04:32

2nd.MD announces its partnership with The Flippen Group to create 1stMD and offer an unparalleled suite of video and phone based health care solutions. 2nd.MD will now offer it's revolutionary expert second opinion service alongside 1stMD, a primary care telemedicine service, resulting in access to millions, eliminating wasted health care spending, and providing seamless integration for two key services under one umbrella. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 2nd.MD CEO Clinton...

2014-08-15 23:03:56

Masri Clinic for Laser Cosmetic Surgery Set to Be a Valuable, Online Resource for Patients Dearborn, Michigan (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Dr. Haitham Masri and his staff at the Masri Clinic for Laser and Cosmetic Surgery is excited to announce the launch of their new website. Created using patient-friendly responsive design, Dr. Masri’s site is meticulously built to look sharp and clear on any device, including smart phones, tablets, laptops, and PCs. The responsive website provides...

2014-08-15 23:03:47

Top Doctors demonstrate highest quality care in a wide range of specialties. Inside Jersey magazine and Castle Connolly used peer review criteria for selection. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that physicians from Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital and Hoboken University Medical Center have been named Top Doctors of 2014 by Inside Jersey magazine and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The doctors selected come from a wide range of specialty areas and are among...

2014-08-15 23:03:31

Dr. Patrick Walsh, Director of the Marianjoy Psychology Department and Coordinator of the Brain Injury Program, has been appointed to the State of Illinois Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Advisory Council. This advisory council makes recommendations to the governor for developing and administering a comprehensive State Plan to provide services to individuals with brain or spinal cord injuries and to help prevent new injuries from occurring. Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Dr....

2014-08-15 23:03:24

Dr. Hecht Joins Allegheny Health Network from University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland PITTSBURGH, Pa. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Bryan R. Hecht, MD, a fertility specialist most recently at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, has been appointed Medical Director of Allegheny Health Network’s Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, based at West Penn Hospital. A board-certified specialist in reproductive endocrinology and infertility, Dr. Hecht also...

2014-08-15 23:01:56

Dr. Kelch at AlignLife in North Peoria, will be opening appointments on August 20th for no charge chiropractic evaluations for children in the Peoria area. Peoria, IL (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Hyperactivity, ear infections, sight problems, allergies, and a slew of other childhood concerns have been linked to nerve obstruction in the spine. As many of the Peoria surrounding area schools are heading back into session, one area chiropractor has offered to check your child's spine to ensure...


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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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