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2013-10-02 23:03:35

Shriners Hospitals for Children Physician leads portion of study published in New England Journal of Medicine. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Bracing in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis reduces the likelihood that the condition will progress to the point that surgery is needed, according to a study published online in the New England Journal of Medicine. The work was supported by Shriners Hospitals for Children® and the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and...

2013-05-24 23:03:13

American Career College partnered with Shriners Hospitals for Children Los Angeles at Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. American Career College Massage Therapy students received donations for Shriners Hospitals for Children by giving massages to the community. LONG BEACH, CA (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 American Career College (ACC), a leader in southern California's health care education community, proudly participated in festivities surrounding the 2013 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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