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SY-203L improves healing and reduces scar formation in 3rd degree burns Claremont, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2015 According to a 2013 report from the American
SACRAMENTO, California, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On World Day for Animals in Laboratories (April 24th), former Sopranos actress Drea de Matteo has teamed up with
Oxford Biomedical Research, Inc. has been awarded two U.S. Patents for methods to measure antioxidants and oxidative damage.
A recent study by Queendom.com and PsychTests.com indicates that both men and women can fall victim to emotional eating.
NYDNRehab Clinic introduces a groundbreaking approach using biofeedback technology to determine athlete’s ability to return to field after an injury. New York,
One of the World's Leading Magnesium Researchers Suggests Diet Changes, Supplements, Soaking in Epsom Salt CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Most Americans do not get enough magnesium
Not all lettuce is created equal. This new study shows that the color of lettuce determines how quickly its antioxidants work.
Moscow startup Darta Systems will launch their EMVIO stress-tracking watch on Kickstarter on March 17, 2015.
SACRAMENTO, California, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oscar Nunez, perhaps best known for his role as accountant "Oscar Martinez" on the US version of hit television comedy
Life Extension® announced today that they now carry Nervia®, a natural supplement manufactured by Kage Apothecare LLC, for supporting nerve health.
Taking a patient's temperature is an initial part of a full clinical examination. The moment the medical provider comes within inches of the patient’s skin, they can tell if there is a change in the patient’s temperature. Heat radiates from a febrile patient, skin becomes clammy when cardiac output is reduced, and cold skin can be an ominous sign when combined with other negative findings. Temperature is an important indicator for patient status. How the Temperature is Attained...
The cricothyroid ligament makes up the largest part of the laryngeal membrane, consisting of a median (anterior) and twin lateral ligaments. The median cricothyroid ligament is a flat band of white tissue joining the cricoid and thyroid cartilages. The lateral cricothyroid ligament is also known as the conus elasticus. The main function of the ligament is to keep the cricoid and thyroid from traveling too far. This ligament is cut during emergency cricothyrotomy. Image Caption: Larynx -...
Biology is the study of living organisms. Before the 19th century, biology was known as natural history (the study of all living things). Gottfried Reinhold Treviranus was the first person to coin the term biology. Biology comes from the Greek words bios (meaning "life") and logia (meaning "study of"). It is a common science that is a standard subject in schools and universities around the world. Over a million papers are published annually in biology and medicinal journals. Not just a...
The Electric eel, Electrophorus electricus, is a species of fish. It is capable of generating powerful electric shocks, which it uses for both hunting and self-defense. It is a top predator in its South American range. Despite its name it is not an eel at all but rather a knifefish. Taxonomy The species is so unusual that it has been reclassified several times. Originally it was given its own family Electrophoridae, and then placed to a genus of Gymnotidae alongside Gymnotus....