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2013-05-02 23:02:59

As the Pacific Northwest region heads into record temperatures this weekend, Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) reminds Oregonians and Washingtonians that it is important to keep sun safety tips in mind–particularly since Oregon and Washington have some of the highest rates of skin cancer in the country. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 As the Pacific Northwest region heads into record temperatures this weekend, Cancer...

2013-05-01 23:04:56

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, an opportunity to increase public understanding of the prevalence, prevention and treatment of the most common type of cancer diagnosis. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 More than 1 million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer each year — more than cancers of the prostate, breast, lung, colon, uterus, ovaries and pancreas combined. As warm and comforting as the sun feels on the skin in the moment, it´s just as dangerous in the...

2013-04-28 23:01:44

Earlier this month Platypus Australia, the forerunners in sun safe children´s swimwear, received a glowing review on the mommy blog network Makobi Scribe. The fashionable UV protective beachwear for kids trial pack impressed the main mommy blogger who praised its quality, comfort and trendy design. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 On 11 April 2013, Platypus Australia´s fashionable UV protective beachwear for kids was highly praised at the popular blog network for parents,...

2013-04-21 23:03:09

Earlier in April, the U.S. News Health website reported the rate at which child melanoma is increasing in the U.S.A. The sun-smart beachwear specialists Platypus Australia say “Parents can lower their child´s risk of developing cancer by using kids UV protective swimwear and sunscreen.” Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 On April 3rd the U.S. News Health site released information on the alarming rate at which children in America are developing melanoma. Although less...

2013-03-23 23:04:46

Skin cancer, sunburns and UVB induced skin damage relief is discussed in today´s Bawell newsletter. The Bawell newsletter highlights the PubMed abstract medical research findings on ionized water and UVB skin damage. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 The newsletter that Bawell Health Water published today explains that the PubMed abstract shows a new health benefit relating to the treatment of skin which has has been sunburned, damaged by the sun or by UVB radiation. The...

2013-03-18 23:02:45

Looking great during Spring Break doesn´t have to be complicated — just follow these tips from Cosmetics Cop Paula Begoun and the Paula´s Choice Research Team. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 Ahh, Spring Break! Time to relax and let loose. But a college girl´s downtime can be stressful on her skin; too much sun exposure, drinking, and a lack of sleep can all add up to a beauty disaster. But what if a girl doesn´t want to give up party time and still wants to...

2013-03-17 23:03:17

In late February 2013, the Cancer Council Queensland reported how using sunscreen and wearing UPF50+ swimwear can help reduce the risks of cancer for children. Industry expert and founder of UV protective children´s swimwear brand Platypus Australia says, “It´s now clearer than ever that covering children up with UV protective beachwear is a must for parents.” (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 Last month, the Cancer Council Queensland released findings on how wearing UV...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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