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2013-03-14 23:02:44

Dr. Gerald Suh specializes in treating sleep disordered breathing, pediatric ENT Stamford, CT (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 March 2013 — Medical marketing firm MCPR introduces Dr. Gerald Suh for media interviews. Dr. Suh is a board certified ENT and Sleep Medicine expert and a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Topics for commentary/opinion from Dr. Suh: Medical and surgical management of sleep disorders; pediatric ENT; nasal and sinus surgery; endocrine and salivary gland...

2012-10-26 04:00:19

PCCSNOVA is celebrating Respiratory Care week October 21st - 27th. To help celebrate we are please to honor our Respiratory Therapist, Kelly Brown, B.S., R.R.T. who joined our team August 2012. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) October 25, 2012 Kelley Brown, B.S., R.R.T. joined Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialists of Northern Virginia, P.C. in August 2012. Kelley brings a wealth of information complimentary to our pulmonary practice. A diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea coupled with the use of a...

2012-08-10 23:01:00

Sleep Group Solutions, David Gergen and Dr. Steve Marinkovich unite to offer free entry and Home Sleep Tests to attendees. Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 September 26, 2012 at 7:00pm at the LeMay America´s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA, a free event will be held to raise awareness of the dangers of sleep apnea and snoring.  NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback Warren Moon, dental icon David Gergen and All Pro DB Nesby Glasgow are among the contributors sharing personal experiences and...

2012-08-10 02:26:30

These patients have a higher risk for heart disease, stroke, depression and post-operative complications A Rhode Island Hospital researcher has found that the majority of bariatric surgery patients being treated for obesity have clinically significant obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), but report fewer symptoms than other sleep disorders patients. The study by Katherine M. Sharkey, M.D., Ph.D., of the department of medicine, division of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at Rhode...


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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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