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2011-02-09 00:45:41

Researchers are developing a new type of biological and chemical sensor that has few moving parts, is low-cost and yet highly sensitive, sturdy and long-lasting. The "diffraction-based" sensors are made of thin stripes of a gelatinous material called a hydrogel, which expands and contracts depending on the acidity of its environment. Recent research findings have demonstrated that the sensor can be used to precisely determine pH - a measure of how acidic or basic a liquid is - revealing...

2011-01-27 00:02:59

Recent reports warn that toxic chemicals in plastic bottles, such as BPA, get into the water they carry. Additionally, there is substantial emerging evidence that acidic body conditions promote a wide variety of disease. WaterWorks4U.com has released two powerful tools that help protect people from both dangers. The Ionic Oasis Water Ionizer & the Ion Wave Alkaline Water Pitcher convert plain tap water into filtered, anti-oxidant rich, high pH alkaline water. Use of these tools will also...

2011-01-20 14:00:00

COVINGTON, La., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent Washington Post article and statement from the American Dental Association (ADA), the consumption of bottled water could lead to an increased risk of tooth decay due to the absence of added fluoride. Today, Evamor, which boasts a natural alkalinity level 100 times higher than other bottled waters, reminds consumers drinking alkaline water helps support strong bones and teeth, and increased dietary alkalinity leads to a more...

2011-01-14 07:30:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- pH Advantage LLC recently added a new breakthrough product to its highly effective facial skin care line. Pyranase is clinically proven to reverse the signs of aging, reduce fine lines and wrinkles and improve the overall texture and appearance of the skin*. Pyranase brings the proven effectiveness of a class of plant growth factor (cytokinin) in an enhanced and proprietary molecular formula. This innovative formulation, which delivers a more...

2011-01-10 12:00:00

COVINGTON, La., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the Houston Marathon right around the corner, Evamor Natural Artesian Water is announcing the Get "pHit" Texas campaign. A challenge to Houston families to get into shape this year, Evamor is kicking off the effort by offering Houstonians a list of beautiful fitness trails around the city that can aid all exercisers in reaching their newfound health goals. For the Art Lover. McNair Jogging Trail - Beginning on the north boundary of the...

2010-12-13 10:00:00

CLEVELAND, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Abanaki Corporation, the world leader in coolant skimmers and coolant maintenance products, announced its new line of handheld refractometers and pH meters. The new refractometers and portable pH meters improve machine shop productivity and reduce maintenance costs by allowing operators to measure coolant quality quickly and easily. Along with coolant skimmers, maintaining the proper coolant concentration and pH level is an ongoing process in...

2010-12-06 07:00:00

CLAREMONT, Calif., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) announced today the establishment of the new Science Heritage Center which showcases inventors Arnold Beckman and Wallace Coulter, whose pioneering analytical instruments revolutionized the bioscience and diagnostic industries. "We want this exhibit to showcase analytical inventions and systems that changed the life science landscape," said Jim Osborne, PhD, KGI's Robert E. Finnigan professor, who was...

2010-12-01 11:22:00

COVINGTON, La., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent L.A. Times article, Fiji Water is in the midst of a debacle with the country from which the company extracts their source and name, causing many to wonder if the quality and source of the water will remain the same. In light of the dispute, Evamor Natural Artesian Water has received many inquiries regarding the location and stability of the water company's source. This morning, Evamor announced a guarantee to consumers...

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2010-11-17 06:37:36

Whether a small cut with a fruit knife, a surgical wound or a major injury caused by a fall "“ the body's defense and repair system leaps into action and tries to close the wound as quickly as possible. Small injuries usually heal within a few days, but a gaping wound will take longer to heal, and an infection can take hold even after several days. Dressings protect the site of the injury but to check the wound they have to be removed. This can be painful for the patient and moreover it...

2010-10-11 07:06:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing up, the topic of pH came up in chemistry class and on shampoo commercials, but few women know about pH in vaginal health - and it's more important than you think. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/43386-RepHresh-Brilliant-pH-Tampons/ "Gynecologists have long been aware of the importance of maintaining a normal pH. In healthy pre-menopausal women, vaginal pH...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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