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2014-07-31 23:18:09

MatchHerpes.com, a leading herpes dating site in the world, has recently passed thirteen years online serving an often overlooked segment of singles in the dating world. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The dating site Match Herpes has a mission: to give HSV Singles and others living with sexually transmitted diseases a safe place to find compatible people and get support. Since 2001, it has served a wide range of countries, including The United States, Ireland, South Africa and France. The primary...

2014-07-31 23:17:53

New study suggests 80% of US adults with severe mental illness are unemployed. Fort Lauderdale, Fla (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Behavioral health expert Ben Brafman knows that returning to the work force can be an important part of recovering from a mental health disorder. New statistics from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) show that among those receiving public mental health services in the US, around 80 percent are unemployed. These results were gleaned from a state-by-state...

2014-07-31 23:17:37

Dr. Rob Kelch teaches the community about natural healthy living at a monthly workshop at his chiropractic office. Peoria, Il (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 According to the American Journal of Health Promotions the typical elderly patient in the United States takes 13 different medications every year. AlignLife doctors believe that health is a process that takes place over time and not an event, that "Poor" health doesn't just happen it is the sum of the many components that make up...

2014-07-31 23:17:26

Supplementation is indicated in light of the nutritional decline of genetically modified, synthetically fertilized foods. NutriGold advises consumers to become educated on the vast differences in supplement quality and absorbability. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Nutrients essential to the human body are found in whole foods that are natural, wholesome, and highly bioavailable. One of NutriGold’s five guiding principles is “Let thy medicine be thy food. Let food be thy medicine.”...

2014-07-31 23:17:17

G'Natural Herbal Products launches on August 1st, 2014 in 306 CVS Caremark stores in 26 states. Upper Marlboro, MD (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 When guests shop CVS, they’ll find many of the big names in hair care, from Clairol to Shea Moisture. And now CVS is adding another acclaimed brand to its beauty roster: G’ Natural Herbal Products. Starting August 1, guests will find G Natural products in CVS stores and at CVS.com. Founded in 1996 with $200 investment, CEO Roger Gore was inspired...

2014-07-31 23:17:14

A key driver of variation in payments for heart attack care is the transfer from one acute care hospital to another for angioplasty, according to a new study published by DataGen, a national healthcare data and analytics company. Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The study, The Truth Behind Variation in Episode Payments, explores variation in Medicare episode of care payments for four clinical areas—congestive heart failure, acute myocardial infarction (AMI), pneumonia, and major joint...

2014-07-31 23:16:35

July’s homeostatic cannabinoid science roundup highlights ten 2014 research articles from the National Institutes of Health (PubMed). Publius of The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s guide to cannabinoids (2011) provides the voice and “Yes We Can” expectations for our health and wellness. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 “Bivalent, Heteronomy and Natural Killer Cells?” opened Bryan W. Brickner; “no, not the summer’s hottest metal bands ~ homeostatic CS science is the...

2014-07-31 23:16:21

1Heart Business Academy conducts ‘Continuing Professional Education’ program all year round to CEO Belina Calderon’s group of companies engaged in Senior care services, employment services and medical billing. 1Heart Business Academy applauds the most recent resource speaker and trainer Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Glenn Bowie for sharing his expertise and knowledge in the best business practices that are being enforced at successful businesses all over USA. Los...

2014-07-31 23:16:16

HISP Selection Guide and Web Seminar Among Tools for MEDITECH and Epic Hospitals Looking to Meet Meaningful Use Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Updox, the industry leader for physician connectivity and CRM solutions for health care, announces the release of a “Twelve Questions to Ask When Selecting a HISP” guide and a web seminar for hospitals that are evaluating Health Information Service Providers (HISPs) for Direct Messaging to meet Meaningful Use Stage 2. Hospitals that...

2014-07-31 23:15:21

The average American drinks 167 bottled waters per year at a total cost of $11.8 billion, and this is major cause of concern for the prosthodontists at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills and Oxnard, Calif. That’s because bottled water does not contain the teeth-protecting mineral fluoride. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The average American drinks 167 bottled waters per year at a total cost of $11.8 billion, and this is major cause of concern for the...


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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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