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2013-08-26 23:19:15

In light of National Eye Exam Month, The Horton Group shares a few major reasons why an eye exam is important. (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 The Horton Group, one of the largest, privately owned insurance brokers in the Midwest, encourages individuals to focus on their health this month — eye health that is. The agency recognizes August as National Eye Exam Month and for good reason. Eye health plays a major role in a person’s overall health. As a trusted health insurance provider, the...

2013-08-13 23:01:47

The ECC is giving away a limited number of backpacks filled with school supplies as an incentive to bring your child in for a comprehensive eye examination. Pomona, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 As children head back to school after the summer break, the Eye Care Center (ECC) at Western University of Health Sciences reminds parents that good vision is critical to learning. The ECC is giving away a limited number of backpacks filled with school supplies as an incentive to bring your child in...

2013-06-20 23:21:55

Providing a Practice Interview Platform to make your next interview a great one. Amarillo, TX (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 When it comes to interviewing, the million-dollar question is: What makes you different from everyone else? How a candidate answers this question can make or break the interview. There is no right or wrong answer, but the answer that is given needs to address the candidate´s positive attributes, skills, abilities, and show the interviewer how the company would benefit...

2013-05-17 23:03:48

Law Offices of James Scott Farrin Vice President and Daughter Work Together to Make a Difference Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 On May 8, 2013, Governor McCrory signed Senate Bill 98 into law which expands the newborn screening program to include screening for congenital heart disease utilizing pulse oximetry. Pulse oximetry is a simple, inexpensive, non-invasive test that monitors the amount of oxygen in blood. It´s so simple and effective many institutions refer to it as...

Researchers Develop Paper-Thin Heart Monitor Worn On The Skin
2013-05-16 11:58:56

[WATCH VIDEO: Stanford's Wearable Heart Monitor] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A team from Stanford University writing in the journal Nature Communications say they have developed a wearable heart monitor that is thinner than a dollar bill. The engineers combined layers of flexible materials into pressure sensors to create the new skin-like heart monitor. They said their device could be used to continuously track heart health and provide doctors with a...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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