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2013-09-03 23:18:35

Following the three day Labor Day weekend, the Rock River Valley Blood Center (RRVBC) is asking healthy, eligible donors to make appointments to donate blood and platelets to replenish the blood supply. Rockford, IL (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Following the three day Labor Day weekend, the Rock River Valley Blood Center (RRVBC) is asking healthy, eligible donors to make appointments to donate blood and platelets to replenish the blood supply. 3 day holiday weekends typically see an...

2013-09-02 19:16:00

A new finding could lead to novel treatments to reduce bleeding in trauma and severe infections. The research, from Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation scientists Lijun Xia, M.D., Ph.D., Jianxin Fu, M.D., Ph.D., and Brett Herzog, Ph.D., appears in the most recent issue of the journal Nature. One way the immune system keeps a body healthy is through immune surveillance. Lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell, constantly exit the bloodstream and "check in" at the lymph nodes to learn...

2013-08-27 23:28:31

That’s great news for Costa Rican residents and tourists at Escazu’s top hotels seeking the fountain of youth in Costa Rica. The Anti Aging and Wellness Clinic now offers annual packages for patients that want to keep their youthful appearance from their mid-30s on, with a new cosmetic procedure. San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 A new cosmetic procedure has come to Costa Rica with a way to rejuvenate the skin, specifically one’s facial dermis. DermaPen, with 11...

2013-08-14 23:28:25

Comparable to the Well-Known Vampire Facelift (R), the PRP Facelift Involves Using a Person’s Own Blood to Help Revitalize the Skin Sunrise, Fl (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Jade Holding Group, LLC dba Strax Rejuvenation, one of the nation’s top plastic surgery and wellness centers, has just posted a new and informative blog to its website that explains everything that people need to know about the platelet-rich plasma, or PRP Facelift. As the new blog,...

2013-07-29 23:25:22

As orthopaedic procedures enter an era of biological treatments, Dr. Michael J. McDermott of Santa Rosa Orthopaedics (SRO) http://www.srortho.com, offers his patients the latest in non-invasive orthopaedic procedures. Dr. McDermott is currently exploring the use of Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections as a treatment that many famous athletes and others are turning to in order to relieve pain, heal previous injuries and return quickly to competition. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2013...

2013-07-26 18:38:55

Study finds that high platelet reactivity on clopidogrel predicts stent thrombosis, heart attack, and bleeding but is not directly linked to death Patients who receive a drug-eluting stent (DES) and demonstrate high platelet reactivity on clopidogrel are more likely to have blood clots form on the stent and to suffer a heart attack; however, these patients are less likely to develop bleeding complications. One-year results of the ADAPT-DES trial will be published online July 26, 2013, in...

2013-06-27 23:29:59

Conquer Low Platelets created by Louis Cruz is a new book that teaches people how to increase platelets by using proven and natural remedies. In a full Conquer Low Platelets overview, Tony Nguyen from the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Conquer Low Platelets created by Louis Cruz is a new book that teaches people how to increase platelets naturally and quickly by using natural remedies. This book also instructs people how to avoid...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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