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2013-05-17 23:04:21

New study shows PRP significantly improves outcomes for jumper´s knee. (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 The Institute of Regenerative & Molecular Orthopedics, a leading provider of platelet-rich plasma therapy injections and stem cell therapy, is applauding the just-released results of a study emphasizing the improved outcomes for individuals with jumper´s knee who undergo PRP injections. The study, conducted by researchers in Rome, showed that PRP was more effective than extracorporeal...

2013-04-29 23:00:28

Dr. Baumgartner of Rejuv Medical in Minnesota is offering PRP services to individuals suffering from chronic or acute pain. Minnesota (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 Rejuv Medical, under the direction of Joel Baumgartner, MD., is offering Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections to people suffering from chronic or acute pain. The company, which provides an array of sports medicine and physical therapy services in Minnesota, is launching the PRP service after a spike in weather related joint pain. More...

New Material Gets Into Shape
2013-04-16 14:24:08

ETH Life Inspired by plant components that respond to external stimuli, material scientists from ETH Zurich have devised a new method for producing composite materials from a variety of materials that adopt a pre-programmed shape autonomously. Plant components that bend, roll or twist in response to external stimuli such as temperature or moisture are fairly commonplace in nature and often play a role in the dispersal of seeds. Pine cones, for instance, close their scales when wet and...

2013-04-08 23:00:45

The new non-surgical and non-invasive Vampire Facelift® procedure offers stunning results using Platelet Rich Plasma therapy and proprietary techniques. Glendale, California (PRWEB) April 08, 2013 Refresh Aesthetic and Lifestyle Medicine in Glendale, California, is introducing the Vampire Facelift® procedure for residents throughout Southern California. The Glendale offices, headed by Dr. Larry P. Vigilia MD., are quite enthusiastic about the results of their new non-invasive...

2013-04-06 23:02:36

Stem Cell Orthopedic Applauds New Study Showing Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy Significantly Improving Clinical Results in Patients with Tennis Elbow. (PRWEB) April 06, 2013 StemCellOrthopedic.com, popular website of the Institute of Regenerative and Molecular Orthopaedics (IRMO), world renowned stem cell therapy experts, applauds a recent study displaying the efficacy of platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapy in treating patients with tennis elbow. This study comes on the heels of a wave of...

2013-03-21 11:30:06

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapy has been used to manage pain associated with torn tendons, muscles and ligaments, mostly in athletes, at all levels. Though it has anecdotally been successful, the evidence to support its efficaciousness is weak. Researchers at the Rothman Institute at Jefferson participated in a multi-center randomized prospective study to evaluate the clinical value of PRP versus an active control group to determine its effectiveness in managing the pain and tenderness...

2013-03-20 23:01:55

The Anti Aging Institute, located in San Jose, Costa Rica, has become a leading medical clinic in the field of anti-aging medicine and rejuvenation in Latin America and is always looking to offer its patients latest in what science and technology have to offer. (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 The Anti Aging Institute, located in San Jose, Costa Rica, has become a leading medical clinic in the field of anti-aging medicine and rejuvenation in Latin America and is always looking to offer its patients...


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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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