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2014-04-23 23:14:16

The celebrity makeup artist line,Vincent Longo, has reformulated some of its most coveted products with a new gluten-free formula for those with gluten sensitivities, celiac disease and non-sufferers alike. #VLBeauty New York, New York (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Vincent Longo Cosmetics, the beauty and fashion insider's makeup brand of choice, has reformulated some of its most popular items to be gluten-free. Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley and rye, as well as many common food...

2014-04-23 23:13:59

OK Compounding, a leading pharmaceutical compounding company in Tulsa, will host a special Hitch Your Wagon Spring Roundup event on Friday, April 25 in support of Kids Against Hunger. The annual fundraiser is one of the non-profit’s chief fundraising events and will feature games, country music, lip-smacking barbecue, and a special presentation of $10,000 to the local Kids Against Hunger organization. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 OK Compounding, a leading pharmaceutical compounding...

2014-04-23 23:13:54

Turbulence Training PDF created by Craig Ballantyne is a newly updated weight loss program for men and women who want to learn how to reduce pesky fat and look younger. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Turbulence Training PDF is a newly updated fitness program for men and women who want to learn how to melt away stubborn body fat. This program consists of easy-to-follow exercises and workouts to help people reduce...

2014-04-23 23:13:43

As the FDA announced on April 16, the ARKON Anesthesia System with Version 2.0 Software, by SpaceLabs HealthCare, is recalled due to software defect that may cause system to stop working. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on safety...

2014-04-23 23:13:37

The Dieter's Guide To Successful Self Coaching designed by Nancy Georges is the latest fitness program for women who want to learn how to create a 30-day diet plan for weight loss. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if it is worth buying. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 The Dieter's Guide To Successful Self Coaching is the latest fitness program for women who want to learn how to lose weight and get a lean, sexy, attractive body. This program uncovers...

2014-04-23 23:13:36

Spring Break is here and children are on a respite from school. While vacations are a time to tune out from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Ivy Child International invites families to “tune in” and make a conscious choice to journey within by attending Yoga and Mindfulness Camp on April 21-25 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Worcester, MA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Ivy Child International and Central Rock Gym are hosting a 5-day inaugural camp for children, ages 6-12, who want to...

2014-04-23 23:13:18

Updox Joins 33 National Organizations to Advance Data Exchange for Improved Outcomes and Lowered Costs Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Updox, the industry leader for physician connectivity and CRM solutions for health care, announced the organization became a founding member of Carequality, a new initiative dedicated to accelerating progress in health data exchange among multi-platform networks, healthcare providers, electronic health record (EHR) vendors and health information...

2014-04-23 23:12:23

myCNAjobs’ CEO, Brandi Kurtyka, has been invited to lead a 90-minute Caregiver Recruiting & Retention workshop at the 2014 Comfort Keepers Leadership Conference, starting tomorrow in Downtown Denver. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 myCNAjobs’ CEO, Brandi Kurtyka, has been invited to lead a 90-minute Caregiver Recruiting & Retention workshop at the 2014 Comfort Keepers Leadership Conference, starting tomorrow in Downtown Denver. The session, titled “Data-Driven...

2014-04-23 23:11:52

OMICS Group’s 2nd International Conference on Dental and Oral Health was organized with a focus on meeting the future problems of the dentistry and was a great success where eminent keynote speakers from various reputed institutions made their presence and addressed the gathering. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Impressed by the recent success of the OMICS Group’s 2nd International Conference on Dental and Oral Health during April 21 to 23 at Crown Plaza, Dubai, UAE, OMICS...

2014-04-23 23:11:47

New Client “Give Back” program to donate to cause-based charities: Pencils of Promise and Autism Speaks. The announcement comes from Paradigm Financial Partners Managing Director Lee Rawiszer as a creative way to thank clients. Westport, CT (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Paradigm Financial Partners, (formerly Halper-Rawiszer Financial Group), a Westport-based financial and wealth management company, has announced a charity program to donate to their favorite cause-based charities, Pencils of...


Latest Medicine Reference Libraries

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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