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2011-11-07 08:00:00

Oncimmune (USA) LLC recognizes Lung Cancer Awareness Month through a unique public awareness campaign. Oncimmune will feature 30 lung cancer stories from survivors and loved ones impacted by lung cancer on the HelloHaveYouHeard.com blog. De Soto, KS (PRWEB) November 07, 2011 Oncimmune (USA) LLC, maker of EarlyCDT®-Lung, a simple blood test that aids physicians in the early detection of lung cancer, is promoting Lung Cancer Awareness Month (LCAM) through an educational blog series. The...

Strawberries Can Protect The Stomach From Alcohol
2011-10-25 09:13:32

In an experiment on rats, European researchers have proved that eating strawberries reduces the harm that alcohol can cause to the stomach mucous membrane. Published in the open access journal Plos One, the study may contribute to improving the treatment of stomach ulcers. A team of Italian, Serbian and Spanish researchers has confirmed the protecting effect that strawberries have in a mammal stomach that has been damaged by alcohol. Scientists gave ethanol (ethyl alcohol) to laboratory...

2011-10-21 13:05:00

Dr. Ellinor R. Burke Practice Offers New Weight Loss Program that Makes Eating Large Meals a Thing of the Past Medford, NJ (PRWEB) October 21, 2011 "For those who are struggling to lose weight, this is welcome news," says Dr. Ellinor R. Burke, a licensed psychologist and hypnotherapist from Medford, New Jersey. The new weight loss program (from the U.K.) boasts of a 95 percent success rate; and on average, patients lose 15 pounds in the first three weeks of being on the program. The Virtual...

2011-10-10 15:00:00

As part of an ongoing effort to share information on medical weight-loss options with the public, LA Bariatrics will conduct a seminar on gastric plication surgery, a new type of weight-loss operation that is growing in popularity. Marina Del Rey, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2011 As obesity affects more and more Americans, and the medical community devotes more resources to fighting its effects, new medical techniques are continually being developed and refined. The new gastric plication...

2011-09-20 14:05:11

An analysis of more than 30,000 cancer patients has shown that blood clots are a more common complication than doctors may realize, causing additional hospitalizations and driving up the cost of care, according to a study led by a Duke Cancer Institute researcher. The study, which will be reported Sept. 26 at the 2011 European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress in Stockholm, found that as many as one in five patients risk developing a blood clot called venous thromboembolism, or VTE, within...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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