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2013-06-04 23:22:32

Laser treatments are increasingly popular among consumers. Dr. Hugh Hetherington, a cosmetic surgeon, comments on the benefits of laser technology. Bozeman, Montana (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 A CBS News article has shared information about the growing popularity of the use of laser technology in cosmetic procedures. According to the article, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports the number of people who have undergone laser skin resurfacing procedures has doubled over the last decade....

2013-05-31 23:19:59

Board Certified Skin Cancer Specialists Dr. Glenn Kolansky, Dr. Sabatino Ciatti, Dr. Jonathan Gold, Dr. Patricia Iannotta, and Dr. Linda Susan Marcus of various counties in New Jersey, would like to bring awareness to those who don´t know about the serious effects of the lack of sun protection during this special month of Skin Cancer Awareness. Scotch Plains, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 When the beautiful month of May comes around each year, flowers begin to bloom, children resume...

2013-05-31 23:03:29

Dr. Keith M. Gross M.D., a skin care specialist, has opened a new dermatology center in Fernley, NV. The board certified dermatologist is offering a range of services to residents in northern Nevada that include Mohs microscopic surgery, acne treatment, skin cancer, mole removal and skin diseases. Fernley, NV (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 A new dermatology center has been opened in Fernley, NV by skin care specialist, Dr. Keith M. Gross M.D. For the past 20 years, Dr. Gross has provided skin care...

2013-05-01 23:04:56

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, an opportunity to increase public understanding of the prevalence, prevention and treatment of the most common type of cancer diagnosis. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 More than 1 million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer each year — more than cancers of the prostate, breast, lung, colon, uterus, ovaries and pancreas combined. As warm and comforting as the sun feels on the skin in the moment, it´s just as dangerous in the...

Latest Melanocytic nevus Reference Libraries

Eastern Mole, Scalopus aquaticus
2012-05-04 05:50:15

The eastern mole (Scalopus aquaticus) is also known as the common mole, and it is the only mole in its genus. This mole has a very wide range, the largest of any native North American mole ranging from Canada to the eastern areas of the United States, and as far south as Mexico. In the United Sates, this mole can be found in Texas, Nebraska, Kansas, Florida, Louisiana, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. However, it is not found in the Appalachian Mountains. Its Canadian range is limited to the...

Townsend's Mole, Scapanus townsendii
2012-04-27 08:39:32

Townsend's mole (Scapanus townsendii) can be found in North America. Its range extends from southwestern British Columbia to northwestern California. It prefers to live in lowland and open wooded spaces with soil that has high moisture content. These moles are the largest in North America, with a body length of up to 8.3 inches and an average weight of 4.9 ounces. Its physical characteristics are common for a creature that lives under ground. Its forepaws are large and used for digging, while...

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Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.