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2014-07-24 23:11:53

New TrichoView® Hair & Scalp Analysis Now Available at Hair Club Locations, Free Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 North America's largest provider of all proven hair restoration solutions, Hair Club (http://www.hairclub.com) announces its brand-new proprietary hair loss diagnostic system. Statistics show that half of one’s hair has already been lost before it becomes visible to the human eye. The revolutionary TrichoView technology allows Hair Club’s trained...

2014-07-24 23:11:45

Amanda Juarez DDS, of Houston, TX is now affiliated with Snoring Isn't Sexy to promote oral appliance therapy for snoring and sleep apnea patients. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 In today’s world, a good night’s sleep has become especially valuable, and increasingly difficult to get. Snoring and sleep apnea (a medical problem where the airway collapses during sleep and breathing stops) robs people and their bed partners of the rest they need to face their daily challenges. Up...

2014-07-24 23:11:40

Louisville dentist Dr. Ronald Receveur is warning Americans that misinformation is partly to blame for the $108 billion we spend annually on general and cosmetic dentistry. It also is at least partially responsible for why 74 percent of all Americans suffer from at least one type of periodontal disease in their lifetime. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Louisville dentist Dr. Ronald Receveur is warning Americans that misinformation is partly to blame for the $108 billion we spend...

2014-07-24 23:11:34

The Ultimate Herpes Protocol Pdf review that was just updated by Vkool.com reveals Melanie Addington’s book for treating all types of herpes. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 According to the Ultimate Herpes Protocol Pdf review recently updated by Vkool.com, this is a comprehensive guide that will help people get rid of all types of herpes. The book also covers exercises to maintain a healthy weight, and natural remedies to get at least 8 hours of sleep each night. Vkool reveals in...

2014-07-24 23:11:25

A revolutionary system emerges for delivering energizing vitamins and boosters directly through the skin. No caffeine crashes or sugar calorie overloads; it has never been easier to lose weight, stay alert and feel ready-to-go all day. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Everyone knows the importance of regular exercise and a balanced diet to maintaining a healthy weight and promoting long-term wellness. It is impossible to get through a stressful day with low energy, much less hit the...

2014-07-24 23:11:17

In seeking to connect with other organizations that work to promote similar health and safety awareness information, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) has been reaching out to the Brain Injury Association of New York State (BIANYS). After teaming up with them for the past two years to jointly promote National Athletic Training Month and Brain Injury Awareness Month - both in March - NYSATA participated in the annual BIANYS Conference by hosting an informational...

2014-07-24 23:11:13

ARC Plastic Surgery, Aventura cosmetic surgery clinic, announces Arm Lift (brachioplasty) procedure for smooth, fit-appearing contour arms. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The Arm Lift, also known as brachioplasty, is a surgical procedure performed to remove excess fat and skin from the upper arms to create a more toned, slimmed appearance. With time, the soft tissues in the upper arm can become lax and may begin to sag, resulting in loose and hanging underarms. Many people are...

2014-07-24 23:11:07

American Sentinel University’s new e-book, ‘Are You Prepared to Identify and Prevent the Three Infections That Make Up Two-Thirds of All Healthcare Associated Infections?’ profiles risk factors and prevention techniques for the three most common infection threats in healthcare facilities today. Download the free e-book at http://www.americansentinel.edu/blog/2014/05/13/strong-nursing-leadership-is-essential-to-reducing-hais/. Aurora, Colo. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 American Sentinel...

2014-07-24 23:10:39

The DrugNews Center is the largest source for prescription drug and medical device warnings, research and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The prescription drug safety center DrugNews.net has added new research information to the site for patients who have taken popular erectile dysfunction drugs like Viagra. Following a recent study that found men who’d taken the drugs had a higher rate of skin cancer*, a new report offers an...

2014-07-24 23:10:38

TrueVision 3D Surgical issued patent for fundamental technology underlying computer guided methods for limbal and corneal relaxing (LRI/AK) incisions for astigmatism correcting procedures. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 TrueVision 3D Surgical, a world leader in ophthalmic 3D surgical guidance and visualization, announced today it has been issued a patent by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) for fundamental technology underlying computer guided methods for limbal and...


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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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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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