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Creating Insecticides To Target Specific Pests Without Harming Beneficial Species
2014-07-14 03:05:42

Johns Hopkins Medicine Development raises possibility of more species-specific insecticides Using spider toxins to study the proteins that let nerve cells send out electrical signals, Johns Hopkins researchers say they have stumbled upon a biological tactic that may offer a new way to protect crops from insect plagues in a safe and environmentally responsible way. Their finding—that naturally occurring insect toxins can be lethal for one species and harmless for a closely related...

2014-07-01 23:02:02

Proper pre-wedding Botox planning is essential as it takes time to fully work. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Every bride wants to look radiant and glowing on her special day. To that end, many brides will diet and workout in order to look their best on the day of their nuptials. While much attention is focused on the perfect wedding gown, just the right venue, and making sure that catering goes off without a hitch, there are other factors that are increasingly being considered...

2014-06-27 23:10:22

Most people know that Botox can be used to iron out wrinkles in their skin, but their are a few other treatments that people don't know about. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 The Art of Facial Surgery, a cosmetic surgery clinic located in Toronto, has offered Botox to customers for years. Most know Botox as a way of ironing out wrinkles and making the skin look smoother. It has more uses than that, however, and Art of Facial Surgery is now offering Botox for additional treatments....

2014-06-16 23:08:17

Medically-focused skin care clinic Allura has announced they will be offering Botox specials during the month of June in celebration of Father’s Day. These treatments have become increasingly popular for men over the last decade as a means to fight signs of aging. Loveland, Colorado (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Northern Colorado-based Allura Skin, Laser, & Wellness Clinic has announced that their June specials will include a discount on Botox treatments to celebrate Father’s Day. Botox...

2014-06-10 12:29:43

LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dermatologist, Dr. Peyman Ghasri, is now offering Botox for gummy smile, CoolSculpting and Juvederm. Castle Dermatology Institute offers an extensive selection of medical and cosmetic dermatologic procedures and works with patients to find the most appropriate treatments for their needs. About Dr. Peyman Ghasri, Expert in Botox for TMJ Los Angeles Dr. Peyman Ghasri, Los Angeles CoolSculpting expert, graduated magna cum laude from UCLA and...

2014-06-03 08:25:09

LONDON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Polyacrylamide (Non-ionic, Cationic, Anionic, and Others) Market for Water Treatment, Petroleum, Paper Making and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 -...

2014-05-25 23:02:09

Mastering techniques used commonly in Asia, Dr. Weiner performs a series of Botox injections in the muscles of the mid and lower face resulting in a thinner face. Further enhancements can be obtained by using Ulthera or Infini to reduce subcutaneous fat in the area as well. Destin, Florida (PRWEB) May 25, 2014 The ideal shape for an aesthetically pleasing face has been referred to as “an upside down egg” or heart-shaped. It is desirous to have the upper face wider than the mid/lower...

2014-05-14 23:09:06

Derma Health formally announces it will begin promoting Botox® Cosmetic as a way to improve the appearance of moderate to severe lateral canthal lines, commonly known as “crow’s feet” lines. Botox® Cosmetic is the first and only FDA approved drug treatment option that helps minimize the appearance of crow’s feet. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 “We have seen the advantages of Botox® for a decade, with few if any side effects,” said Trish Gulbranson, Derma...

2014-05-14 23:06:29

Dr. Leslie Gerstman announces re-location of her medical spa from SoHo to the Upper East Side, a change that will prove to be an overall major benefit for both current and future patients. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Renowned cosmetic physician Leslie Gerstman has moved her New York medical spa from SoHo to the Upper East Side near Central Park. The new office will include larger rooms and a waiting area designed to ensure patient comfort. With its re-designed space and convenient,...

2014-05-09 12:26:14

Oklahoma Supreme Court Affirms Botulism Verdict for McGinnis Lochridge Client Against Allergan, Inc. OKLAHOMA CITY, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An Oklahoma City doctor has prevailed in her long-running legal battle against Botox manufacturer Allergan, Inc. (NYSE: AGN) Dr. Sharla Helton, a successful Ob/Gyn and co-founder of a women's specialty hospital in Oklahoma, contracted botulism after receiving Botox Cosmetic injections in 2006. She took Allergan to trial and won, the jury...

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2009-02-28 22:55:08

Northern Blue Monkshood (Aconitum noveboracense) or Northern Wild Monkshood, is a species of flowering plant found in the United States only in Iowa, Wisconsin, Ohio and New York. It is commonly found on shaded to partly shaded cliffs, or on cool, streamside sites. These areas have suitable cool soil conditions. They are also found on algific talus slopes which have a cool outflow of air and water from ice contained in underground fissures. This plant is also known as Wolfsbane. This plant is...

2009-02-28 22:50:38

Anthora (Aconitum anthora) also known as Yellow Monkshood or Healing Wolfsbane, is a flowering species of plant with a widespread range, but mainly found in European mountains such as the Alps and the Carpathians. It is also common in the northern parts of Asia. It is a threatened species in Czech Republic. The root of the Anthora, was reputed to be a good antidote, and counter-poison. The plant itself is extremely toxic to livestock and humans. Even a small dose can be deadly. The foliage...

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