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2014-09-02 23:08:36

Susan G. Komen Southwest Michigan Announces Local Grantees Kalamazoo, Michigan (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Michigan’s health care landscape has evolved with the launch of the Affordable Care Act and the Healthy Michigan Plan. Throughout these changes, the Southwest Michigan Affiliate of Susan G. Komen remains a trusted funding resource for under-served individuals. Federal and state-funded programs will now be able to assist uninsured or underinsured women between the ages of 50 and 64...

2014-09-02 23:07:28

A newly-published report details the case of a mesothelioma patient whose only known asbestos exposure was brief and second-hand. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Researchers in New Delhi, India have published a paper on a young woman who developed mesothelioma after being exposed to asbestos-contaminated work clothes for just 3 months as a child. Surviving Mesothelioma has all the details of the report in a new article. Click here to read it now. Doctors at the ESI Model Hospital...

2014-09-02 23:04:55

~ The Clinical Reference Tool from EBSCO Health will Feature the Most Current Oncology Guidelines ~ IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Healthcare professionals will be able to access information about the latest and most complete oncology guidelines available at the point of care following an agreement between EBSCO Health and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®). Information from NCCN will be summarized along with other evidence and guidelines in the...

2014-09-02 12:28:59

ZION, Ill., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center has been recognized by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification Program, an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), for meeting the highest standards for quality cancer care. The QOPI® Certification Program (QCP(TM)) provides a three-year certification for outpatient hematology-oncology practices that meet the...

2014-09-02 12:28:40

Home Decor Retailer Launches National In-Store Fundraiser and Sponsors Light The Night Walks to Support Cancer Cures PLANO, Texas, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Home, the home decor superstore, announced today a national partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to finding cures for blood cancers. Throughout the month of September, Blood Cancer Awareness Month, At Home team members will be collecting $1, $5...

2014-09-02 08:30:43

Workers exposed to asbestos are given instant access to skilled Mesothelioma attorneys in order to receive financial compensation WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family members, are concerned about getting the best possible compensation for this rare form of cancer caused by asbestos exposure, we are urging them to call us at 866-714-6466 before they retain the services of a separate firm to...

2014-09-02 08:26:41

Prostate Cancer Survivor Rodgers Invites Support for the Manogram® Project to Bring Life-saving Detection to Men BOSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the White House announcing September as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, AdMeTech Foundation released a new awareness campaign featuring Boston Marathon legend and prostate cancer survivor Bill Rodgers. The public service announcement will run on WBZ-TV, the local Boston CBS affiliate throughout the month of...

2014-09-01 16:21:50

LONDON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) Diagnostics: Technologies and Global Marketshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2009162/Circulating-Tumor-Cell-CTC-Diagnostics-Technologies-and-Global-Markets.html STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVESThis report, PHM153A - Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) Diagnostic: Technologies and Global Markets, gives market insight on monitoring tests used for cancer prognoses. The...

2014-08-29 23:09:48

The Mesothelioma Victims Center will be open Labor Day with all of their resources including instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation attorneys, treatment options suggestions for this rare form of cancer, and suggestions for family members on how best to help their loved one, who has been diagnosed with this rare form of malignant form of cancer. For more information a diagnosed victim, or their family members can call the Mesothelioma Victims Center...

2014-08-29 23:06:00

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation invites its supporters, donors, and community at large to join the crowd at the Today show, on September 26, to raise awareness of mesothelioma, an aggressive and vicious cancer. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 For the fifth year in a row, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) will be observing September 26th as Mesothelioma Awareness Day, by attending the Today show on Rockefeller Plaza, in New York. Members of...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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