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2013-09-24 23:40:18

Understanding Essential Tremor: The Diagnosis Process and Treatment Options Lenexa, Kansas (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) will host a free seminar in Menlo Park, Calif. on the life-altering neurological condition called essential tremor (ET). The seminar will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Stanford Park Hotel, located at 100 El Camino Real in Menlo Park, Calif. The program will run from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., with a question and...

2013-09-19 23:38:16

Understanding Essential Tremor: A complementary educational seminar on the diagnosis process, treatment options, current research and more. Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) will host a free seminar in Moorhead, Minn. on the life-altering neurological condition called essential tremor (ET). The seminar will take place on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at the Courtyard by Marriott Fargo-Moorhead, located at 1080 28th Avenue South in...

2013-09-19 10:16:34

A genetic mutation, known as GBA, that leads to early onset of Parkinson's disease and severe cognitive impairment (in about 4 to 7 percent of all patients with the disease) also alters how specific lipids, ceramides and glucosylceramides are metabolized. Mayo Clinic researchers have found that Parkinson's patients who do not carry the genetic mutation also have higher levels of these lipids in the blood. Further, those who had Parkinson's and high blood levels were also more likely to have...

2013-09-18 23:34:08

Helping Bring New Assistive Technology to Essential Tremor Patients in Need Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Lift Labs, makers of Liftware, the new tremor cancelling assistive spoon for those affected by essential tremor (ET) and other movement disorders. The IETF will identify individuals who are affected by ET and who are in need of the Liftware spoon but do not have the ability to...

2013-09-18 23:21:35

Initial product is Liftware, revolutionary electronic device to improve quality of life for those with Parkinson’s and Essential Tremor (ET). San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Lift Labs today announced its official company launch. With backing from Rock Health and $1M in seed funding from Silicon Valley angel investors, Lift Labs is developing a suite of home health hardware to improve quality of life for people living with Parkinson’s and Essential Tremor. The company’s...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.