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2014-05-27 23:09:54

Millions of people with plantar fasciitis pain now have a site to help cure their heel pain. ShoesForPlantarFasciitis.com has launched with a wide assortment of shoes, sandals, sleep aids and socks specifically designed to help alleviate discomfort from this painful condition. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis is delighted to announce the launch of its website: ShoesForPlantarFasciitis.com. This site is specifically targeted to people who suffer from...

2014-02-04 12:26:01

Festival Artistic Director Barrett Wissman announces Sphinx Symphony Orchestra residency at Napa Valley Festival del Sole NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMG Artists, the global leader in the performing arts and lifestyle events management, today announced a new partnership with the internationally-lauded Sphinx Organization, a non-profit working to transform lives through the power of diversity in the arts. The partnership will promote Sphinx's mission and values via IMG...

2010-02-09 09:09:00

KENILWORTH, England and DUSSELDORF, Germany, February 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on old Chinese reflex zone therapies, the German physician and medic Dr Walter Mauch more than 20 years ago developed the "5 point reflex zone bed". This was the beginning of an unequalled success story. Today, the shoes "by Dr Mauch" are available in more than 100 countries, either as soles or as the base of a shoe. Demand has been steadily increasing over the years. At recent international shoe trade...

2008-09-05 12:00:20

By GERRY BRAIDEN CONSUMERS are being urged to avoid buying haddock caught off the west coast of Scotland because of fears about overfishing. In its latest guide, listing which fish to eat and which to avoid, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) adds haddock to its danger list, along with Dover sole "beamtrawled" from the North Sea or Irish Sea and albacore tuna caught by longline and trawling in the south Atlantic and the Mediterranean. The charity, dedicated to the protection of the...

2008-07-11 09:00:18

By WILLIAM MULLEN By William Mullen Chicago Tribune CHICAGO Some dusty fossil fish spotted by a sharp-eyed University of Chicago doctoral student as he rummaged through forgotten corners of museum collections in Europe have solved a question that has long vexed scientists. The puzzling question was: How did flatfish, a bizarre, highly specialized group of bottom-feeding fish - sole, plaice, turbot, flounder and halibut among them - end up with both of their eyes on one side of their...

2006-01-10 08:49:00

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU fishermen may have to cut their catches and time spent at sea in the next few years when they scour the North Sea for sole and plaice, two flatfish that risk disappearing from these waters after years of overfishing. A long-term plan presented by the European Commission on Tuesday targets fishing fleets from five EU countries with measures that aim for 10 percent fewer fish caught each year until the numbers of both species return to sustainable levels....


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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