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2012-10-20 04:01:03

The National Drowning Prevention Alliance (NDPA) announced the formation of an International Breath Hold Blackout Task Force for the purpose of defining the physiology and safety of breath hold and how it relates to the loss of consciousness in breath-hold swimmers and divers. (One issue is that it is commonly referred to as “Shallow Water Blackout”). Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) October 19, 2012 The primary objectives of the task force will be to define the terminology...

Healthy App Measures Lung Function
2012-09-24 15:02:04

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As part of an increasingly popular trend toward health-focused smartphone applications, a new iPhone app allows people to measure their lung function directly through their smartphones. Researchers at the University of Washington, UW Medicine and Seattle Children's Hospital developed the application to allow people to monitor their lung function at home or on the go by simply blowing into their phone. Typically, people who suffer...

2012-09-18 23:02:29

Ongoing series of webinars featuring healthcare professionals and patients address the challenges faced by people with lung disease. PMD Healthcare manufactures Spiro PD, the world´s first truly personal spirometer. For more information, visit http://www.SpiroPD.com. Allentown, PA (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 PMD Healthcare is conducting a series of free webinars to help educate and empower people with lung diseases — asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD),...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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