Latest Prince Edward Island Stories

2013-09-20 11:23:28

Preeclampsia (PE) is a high blood pressure disorder that occurs during pregnancy and which can cause illness or death for the fetus and mother-to-be. There is currently no cure except to deliver the fetus, perhaps prematurely, or remove the placenta, a key organ that binds the pair. Women who smoke during pregnancy have been found to have as much as a 33 percent lower rate of preeclampsia for reasons that are unclear. A new study using an animal model to mimic key effects of PE in humans, and...

2013-08-08 11:09:13

Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism risk 2 to 3 times greater Rheumatoid arthritis significantly increases the risk of potentially fatal blood clots in the legs and lungs, reveals a large nationwide study published online in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. Between 11% and 30% of people who develop a blood clot in the legs, known as a deep vein thrombosis or DVT, or a blood clot in the lungs, known as a pulmonary embolism, or PE, die within 30 days of their diagnosis, the...

2013-08-06 23:24:26

Island Abbey Foods Ltd.™ announced today that their Honibe® Honey Delights® and Honibe® Liquid Honey are now available in Co-Op stores across Atlantic Canada. Co-Op Atlantic is the first retail chain to showcase all of the Honibe® product lines on their store shelves. Charlottetown, PE, Canada (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Island Abbey Foods Ltd.™ a PEI based natural health product and specialty food producer, has announced two additional product launches in Co-Op...

Daimer Offers Pressure Washer For Construction Equipment Cleaning
2013-07-25 10:47:00

PRWEB Traditional methods of scrubbing and washing construction equipment can fall way short of satisfactory results. Daimer's new supreme-quality pressure washers emitting hot water and steam, and equipped with modern technologies can help in removing almost all types of dirt, grease deposits, and oil build-up which construction equipment can attract quickly. Woburn, MA (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the world's leading supplier of ruggedly-designed pressure washer...

2013-05-31 23:04:10

Island Abbey Foods Ltd flagship brand Honibe — Pure Honey Joy® is now offering their Honibe® Honey in two new packaging formats for retailers and consumers. This new product launch will allow consumers to enjoy Honibe® Liquid Honey in a 500g squeeze bottle and Honibe® Creamed Honey in a 250g jar. Charlottetown, PE, Canada (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Island Abbey Foods Ltd, a PEI based natural health product and specialty food producer, has announced today the expansion of...

2013-02-15 23:02:49

Sweet Tooth´s Around the World Celebrate New Pure Honey, Lemon, Cherry and Menthol with Eucalyptus Varieties Charlottetown, PE, Canada (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 Island Abbey Foods Ltd. a PEI based natural health product and specialty food producer, has announced today that their award winning Honibe® Honey Delights® product line will now be expanding in the confectionery and health categories with its latest innovation: Honey Delights® Suckers. Honibe Honey Delights...

Daimer Unveils Pressure Washer Steam Cleaner To Its Cleaning Equipment Offerings for U.S. Military In The Middle East And Elsewhere Worldwide
2013-01-01 13:47:07

PRWEB Military cleaning personnel need powerful pressure washers just like all maintenance staff with many industries, but the environments within which cleaning is performed are very different. Technologically outstanding steam cleaners offer superior cleaning power to quickly remove even the most challenging substances from military vehicles and more. Woburn, MA (PRWEB) January 01, 2013 Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the global-leading supplier of U.S. engineered and manufactured...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.