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2010-01-28 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing Generations, the largest U.S.-based surrogacy agency, will be in London, England in March to perform consultations with prospective clients. The surrogacy and egg donation agency, with offices in Los Angeles, New York, Boston, and the Ohio Valley, has worked with 1250 clients from 28 countries and experienced a record number of 128 births in 2009 for families throughout the world. (Logo:...

2005-07-21 20:12:37

By Alison McCook NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People with foot and ankle problems tend to weigh more than people who don't, suggesting that the extra weight may be bad for the feet, according to survey findings released last week. Among more than 6,000 people who responded to the survey, those who said they had foot and ankle pain, had undergone foot surgery, or consulted a doctor about foot pain, tended to weigh more than people who did not report similar problems. In addition, more than...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'