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2014-07-29 23:16:56

Dr. Mark Cheple of St. Paul, Minnesota, demonstrates his commitment to the highest professional standards with his ABA certification. Reston, Virginia (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The American Board of Audiology (ABA) is pleased to announce that Mark Cheple, AuD, of St. Paul, MN, is now Board Certified in Audiology®. This certification demonstrates a commitment to professional excellence in audiology by Dr. Cheple. The ABA identifies and formally recognizes audiologists whose knowledge base...

2014-07-29 23:16:17

Dr. Jason Wendel – recipient of a Regional Top Doctor Award for Plastic Surgery, and named one of the Top 10 Plastic Surgeon Specialists for Nashville, TN – has released a new line of skin care products. His complete line includes a Hydration Booster, Retexturing Night Crème, and Anti-aging C Complex, all designed to give the face and skin a younger, more radiant appearance while protecting them from the sun’s harmful UV rays. (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Dr. Jason Wendel –...

2014-07-29 23:16:14

Reproductive endocrinologist and reproductive surgery specialist Obehi Asemota, MD joins the Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago's fertility and IVF clinic with Dr. Richard Sherbahn and Dr. Michelle Catenacci. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Obehi Asemota, MD, an infertility specialist with extensive state of the art training has joined the Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago team. Dr. Asemota specializes in all aspects of reproductive medicine, including ovulation induction,...

2014-07-29 23:15:50

The Library of Congress’s distinguished "Discovery or Exploration in History Award" was bestowed upon by local Stoneham, MA students for their project “From An Egg, Everything: America’s First IVF Baby". This project was chosen from among 3,000 final entries for the National History Day program during a week long final competition judged by more than 300 historians and educators in Washington, D.C. Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The prestigious "Discovery or...

2014-07-29 23:15:48

Doctor Evidence, LLC has developed a comprehensive database of clinical evidence in Hepatitis C (HCV) to address the evolving needs of healthcare stakeholders. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Doctor Evidence (“DRE”), the Santa Monica, California-based healthcare information leader has responded to marketplace clamor related to the transformative innovations in Hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatments with a comprehensive comparative effectiveness database that allows healthcare...

2014-07-29 23:15:36

Radiology portal AuntMinnie.com today announced the launch of the 2014 edition of the Minnies, an annual event recognizing excellence in medical imaging. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Radiology portal AuntMinnie.com today announced the launch of the 2014 edition of the Minnies, an annual event recognizing excellence in medical imaging. Now in its 15th year, the Minnies provide a forum for radiology professionals to acknowledge the contributions of their peers to the field of medical...

2014-07-29 23:15:30

CB-1 Weight Gainer offers these three tips on how to gain weight fast and get your body bathing suit ready. Orem, UT (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 CB-1 Weight Gainer understands that walking the beaches or sitting poolside is hard in a body you can’t be proud of. Unfortunately, getting that body isn’t always the easiest task. If you are hoping to add muscle or curves to your body these three tips should help you gain the weight you want. First, eat enough calories. Gaining weight is all...

2014-07-29 23:15:19

Primary Care CME Conference "Clinical Issues in Primary Care" has been scheduled for October 13-17, 2014 at the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort and Spa. Topics affecting Internal Medicine and Family Practice physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants will be presented by expert faculty. Palm Coast Florida (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Continuing Education Company Inc is pleased to announce a brand new Continuing Medical Education Conference (CME) for Primary care...

2014-07-29 23:15:11

As the Commonwealth Games draw to a close in Scotland – and on the heels of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi earlier this year - the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is proud to have, among its diverse array of members, athletic trainers (ATs) that provide sports health care during these international competitions. In understanding the extent of emergency planning, injury management, and overall performance enhancement...

2014-07-29 23:15:03

During this 7-day hypnosis certification preparation course, you will receive module-based learning sessions, open discussion, and hands-on practical experience that allow the student to learn more than just basic hypnotism theory, it allows them to also learn the advanced hypnotherapy techniques. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Omni Hypnosis Training Centers® are an ideal place to see, learn, and practice hypnotherapy. They set the highest standards of professional hypnosis...


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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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