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2014-05-21 23:11:54

Neuromonics details five questions to help sufferers assess ringing in the ears. Westminster, CO (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Have you heard? It’s Tinnitus Awareness Week. The American Tinnitus Association is setting aside the week to raise national public awareness, knowledge and understanding of tinnitus, and the need for increased tinnitus research funding. Tinnitus is the condition often described as buzzing, ringing, hissing, humming, roaring, whistling or “ringing in the ears” that...

2014-05-21 23:09:46

With the support from its members and donors, the American Tinnitus Association makes strategic investments in cutting-edge research, helping to advance our understanding of tinnitus, and providing a scientific foundation for future treatments and cures. Portland, OR (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 The American Tinnitus Association, the nation's premier advocate for tinnitus patients, is also one of the leading funders of advanced tinnitus research. To date, ATA has distributed nearly 6 million...

2014-05-21 13:49:42

UNC Health Care Researchers led by Mark Zylka, PhD, also found a compound that could become a new treatment for conditions such as arthritis, shingles, and back pain. Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have found a new target for treating chronic pain: an enzyme called PIP5K1C. In a paper published today in the journal Neuron, a team of researchers led by Mark Zylka, PhD, Associate Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology, shows that PIP5K1C controls the activity of cellular...

taste test longevity
2014-05-20 05:30:02

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online How food tastes can influence healthy habits by encouraging or discouraging us from eating certain foods, but can taste do more? According to two new studies published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS), taste may play a role in our longevity as well. Our taste buds control our longing for sweet, salty or bitter foods, but the research teams from the University of Michigan, Wayne State University and...

2014-05-16 23:11:02

Skin cancer is on the rise, and new awareness is growing about the importance of daily sunscreen. Sublime Beauty® offers a healing and pleasant Vitamin C SPF 30 day cream. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Skin cancer is on the rise, but it can be prevented by using sunscreen. The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) members reports that the number of cases continues to rise. ASDS members performed more than 3 million skin cancer treatments in 2013, an increase of...

2014-05-11 23:01:33

Great Taste No Pain created by Sherry Brescia is a new program that introduces to people healthy recipes, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to eliminate their digestive problems. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 Great Taste No Pain is a new program developed by Sherry Brescia, who has many years of experience in the health industry. The program provides people with a new digestive...

2014-05-08 12:29:47

TORONTO, May 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Cira Medical Services, a market leader committed to helping Canadians live healthier lives, released yesterday its newest white paper titled "Chronic Pain: The Importance of a Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment". The paper was released at Cira's second annual Industry Leadership Breakfast Seminar in Toronto. The paper highlights the realities of chronic pain in our society and outlines to employers and insurers some current...

2014-05-07 23:15:22

Mother's Day is just around the corner, coming up this Sunday May 11th. Sublime Beauty® has lovely gifts that will please her, and they are on sale now. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Mother's Day is almost here, and it's time to purchase your gifts. Sublime Beauty® has some great choices at 30% off! "All of our gifts are in lovely festive gift boxes," says Kathy Heshelow, founder of Sublime Beauty®. "We combine serums or serums and...

2014-05-07 23:06:50

iHear Medical shatters its Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign goal and secures equity financing to launch the world’s first web-enabled hearing aid. San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 iHear Medical announced today the completion of its third round of financing totaling $2.5M to enable iHear Medical complete the development and launch of the world’s first web-enabled hearing aid system. The financing is led by Lighthouse Capital, a Shanghai-based venture capital firm with focus on...

Researchers Find ‘Seeing Jesus In Toast’ Phenomenon Perfectly Normal
2014-05-07 03:35:20

University of Toronto People who claim to see “Jesus in toast” may no longer be mocked in the future thanks to a new study by researchers at the University of Toronto and partner institutions in China. Researchers have found that the phenomenon of “face pareidolia”– where onlookers report seeing images of Jesus, Virgin Mary, or Elvis in objects such as toasts, shrouds, and clouds — is normal and based on physical causes. “Most people think you have to be mentally...


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2010-10-06 21:40:54

A safety razor, designed to protect the user from serious injury, is a razor where the facial skin is protected from all but the very edge of the blade. Prior to using a safety razor, most men used a straight razor. These razors, although still available today, are not used very often due to the skill and attention required for use. Jean-Jacques Perret invented the safety razor. A rare safety razor design called "Comfort", although not truly a safety razor, was a landmark design. In...

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