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2014-08-30 23:01:27

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Nutraceutical Ingredients Market: Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth And Forecast 2007 - 2017" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The term nutraceuticals is coined from a combination of Nutrition and Pharameuticals. Nutraceuticals is a source of healthy-dietary supplements that are prepared by extracting healthy ingredients from natural food sources. Nutraceutical...

2014-08-30 23:01:07

DailyGossip.org publishes a review to the Natural Cure for Yeast Infection program, a new popular natural treatment for yeast infection. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in its recently published review that the Natural Cure for Yeast Infection is a method created by Sarah Summer, who can perfectly understand what suffering from yeast infection means. The author of this new program actually had to deal with this disorder, too. Her method was created for any...

2014-08-30 23:01:04

The Plastic Surgery Group now offers the newest development and much sought after Vanquish treatment for fat reduction. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The Plastic Surgery Group (PSG) is one of the first facilities in New Jersey and even in the U.S. to provide clients with Vanquish, a new in-demand technology that takes inches off of patients’ waists with deep-tissue heating. Unlike Cryotherapy which kills fat by freezing cells in small sections, Vanquish is more inclusive to...

2014-08-30 23:01:00

Hands On Mobile Massage and Spa of Long Island has expanded their services to include massage and spa services on wheels. A motorhome has been converted into a spa that includes all the amenities of a brick and mortar spa with the convenience of staying close to the office or home. (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Hands On Mobile Massage and Spa presents a Spa-on-Wheels which offers the complete spa experience combining elegant decor, soothing music, scent-sational scents, warm inviting lighting...

2014-08-30 23:00:19

The Zensah® Compression Elbow Sleeve has become a best-seller within tennis and golf. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Zensah®, the leader in compression technology and comfort, has seen their compression elbow sleeve emerge as a best-seller within golf and tennis. Golfers and tennis players are able to get back to the activities they enjoy most by using the compression elbow sleeve to help treat elbow tendonitis pain. Golfer's elbow is a condition that causes pain on the...

2014-08-30 12:21:03

Phase II feasibility trial provides first randomized sham-controlled data using vagus nerve stimulation to treat heart failure MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific has released the primary endpoint results from its NEural Cardiac TherApy foR Heart Failure (NECTAR-HF) clinical trial, the first and only randomized sham-controlled clinical trial investigating vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for the treatment of heart failure patients. Faiez Zannad, M.D.,...

2014-08-30 12:20:58

-- LCZ696 mortality benefit exceeded what was achieved with enalapril, an ACE-inhibitor, when replacing enalapril combined with current treatment regimen for HF-REF1 -- Study showed significantly more HF-REF patients on LCZ696 regimen were alive and had fewer hospitalizations than those given enalapril regimen1 -- Heart failure affects more than 600,000 Canadians18 and is responsible for 9 per...

2014-08-30 08:21:04

Expo to also feature Assistive Tech, Adaptive Vehicles, CEU Training, Sports, Dancing and Latest Products for People with Disabilities BOSTON, Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate the upcoming 25(th) anniversary of the historic passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA25), the long-anticipated ADA Legacy Tour will make a stop at Abilities Expo Boston on September 5-7, 2014 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Hall C. Admission is free and Expo hours...

2014-08-30 08:20:58

- Study showed significantly more HF-REF patients on LCZ696 regimen were alive, had fewer hospitalizations than those given enalapril regimen(1) EAST HANOVER, N.J., Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the European Society of Cardiology congress and published simultaneously in the New England Journal of Medicine, Novartis revealed that its investigational heart failure medicine, LCZ696, was superior to ACE-inhibitor enalapril on key endpoints in the largest heart failure study ever...

2014-08-30 08:20:46

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada and JYSK have again joined forces to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics programs across Canada. From August 30 to September 30, 2014, JYSK customers will be able to make in-store donations during this year's Champions Start at Home campaign. Now in their 10(th) year of support, JYSK will promote the importance of Special Olympics programs for individuals with an intellectual disability in communities throughout Canada....


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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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