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2013-06-11 23:31:56

Recent research has revealed the biological mechanism of sunburn. Expert dermatologist Dr. Robin Fleck provides tips on sun protection and the consequences that can result from sun overexposure. Prescott, Arizona (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Sunburns are a preventable, yet all too common problem. When sunburn occurs, the skin turns red and is painful for several days. In severe cases, the skin may itch, develop a rash, peel, and this may be associated with fever or flu-like symptoms. Until now,...

2013-05-15 23:00:56

Gift enhances Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering degree programs at the Prescott, Ariz., campus of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Prescott, Arizona (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Snecma America Engine Services (SAMES) has donated five turbofan components from previously repaired engines to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Ariz., The parts will be used for visual education purposes in the campus´s aerospace and mechanical engineering programs. The donated items, a fan...

2012-10-08 11:24:46

PRESCOTT, Ark., Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Firestone Building Products Company, LLC (Firestone) today held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their Prescott, Arkansas EPDM manufacturing plant to celebrate the completion of a $36 million expansion project. Governor Mike Beebe, U.S. Congressman Mike Ross, Firestone senior management and Prescott Mayor Terry Oliver took part in the event. The company also celebrated one million hours worked without a lost-time accident. "Firestone's decision to...

2012-02-07 08:05:00

With so few regulations in place for monitoring the makeup and cosmeceutical industry, new studies are surfacing about the chemicals, heavy metals, and harmful additives making their way into products that are used on a daily basis. Not only can these products cause acne, rashes, and other skin problems, but they can also be hazardous to your health. Robin Fleck, M.D., founder of Southwest Skin and Cancer Institute is seeing more adults afflicted with skin conditions due to contact with...

2011-09-06 17:30:00

Robin Fleck, M.D, hosted a community wide event last month to celebrate the sixth anniversary of Body Oasis Laser Aesthetics in Prescott, Arizona. New and existing patients were treated to music, food and refreshments, as well as a front row seat to the inner workings of some of the most sought after cosmetic treatments around. Prescott, AZ (PRWEB) September 06, 2011 Body Oasis Laser Aesthetics staff and founder Dr. Robin Fleck celebrated six years at their Prescott location in August,...

2011-08-31 11:22:33

Two studies in the latest issue of the Journal of Law and Economics cast doubt on whether sex offender registry and notification laws actually work as intended. One study, by J.J. Prescott of the University of Michigan and Jonah Rockoff of Columbia University, found that requiring sex offenders to register with police may significantly reduce the chances that they will re-offend. However the research also finds that making that same registry information available to the broader public may...

2011-05-26 00:00:29

Granite Mountain Home Care & Hospice of Prescott, Arizona has expanded its service area southward into Anthem, Arizona and other cities in Maricopa County. The company provides home nursing, rehabilitation therapy, and hospice services. Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) May 25, 2011 Granite Mountain Home Care & Hospice, a division of Professional Healthcare and a leading provider of home nursing, rehabilitation therapy, and hospice services in Prescott, Arizona, has expanded its service area...

2010-12-17 07:00:00

PRESCOTT, Ariz., Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. (NYSE: WFR), and Arizona Public Service Co., today announced the planned construction of a utility-scale photovoltaic solar power plant to be located two miles north of the Prescott Regional Airport. SunEdison will own and operate the plant with APS purchasing the entire output. APS estimates the 10-megawatt facility can provide enough power to meet the annual energy needs of 2,500...

2010-11-25 00:00:43

For people who care about the appearance of their legs, compression hosiery, which is universally recommended for both surgical and non-surgical treatments of varicose veins and spider veins, works to promote leg health and may also be worn to alleviate aching, tired, or restless legs. If vein problems are left untreated, you may develop pain, fatigue, and swelling that can lead to skin discoloration, bleeding, and leg ulcers. Dr. Robin Fleck, MD, founder and medical director of Vein...

2009-08-20 12:53:00

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 10th year in a row, the annual "America's Best Colleges" guide published by U.S. News & World Report has ranked Embry-Riddle's aerospace engineering program #1 in the nation and has placed the University in the top tier of all schools granting master's degrees. In the specialty category of "Best Undergraduate Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical Engineering Programs at Schools Whose Highest Degree is a Bachelor's or...