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2014-08-28 12:29:07

Free Educational Session for prostate cancer patients, their spouses and advocates. DETROIT, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, in collaboration with Wayne State University School of Medicine (WSU SOM), will present the fourth annual Prostate Cancer Symposium, Latest Treatment Advancements: What you learn here could save your life, Saturday, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History...

2014-08-06 23:10:05

A study by the founder of Sun Safe Soccer reveals nearly two-thirds of children will use shade tents during soccer breaks without any prompting from coaches. The study reinforces a report from the nation's top doctor encouraging communities and policymakers to provide outdoor shade structures. Rolling Meadows, IL (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 With the nation’s top doctor calling for more outdoor shade structures to reduce the rate of skin cancer, a new study by the founder of Sun Safe...

2014-07-30 16:30:17

BALTIMORE, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Urological Association (AUA) today issued a statement in response to the new Institute of Medicine (IOM) July 29 report, "Graduate Medical Education that Meets the Nation's Health Needs." The below statement is attributable to AUA Public Policy Council Vice Chair Dr. Christopher Gonzalez. "The AUA applauds the Institute of Medicine (IOM) for studying the governance, finance and regulation of graduate medical education...

2014-07-30 08:33:32

LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyline Urology Chief Medical Officer Dr. Richard David has been named Clinical Professor of Urology, Voluntary at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. A nationally known expert in urologic cancers, Dr. David has served on the UCLA clinical faculty for 24 years. He sees patients at his Skyline Urology office in Sherman Oaks. "I have truly valued my time on the UCLA Clinical faculty. I was taught to always put the patient first. I...

2014-07-23 23:28:39

When it comes to evaluating and treating skin cancer, the public overwhelmingly prefers dermatologists over other health care providers, says a just-published study in Dermatologic Surgery. Rolling Meadows, IL (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Dermatologists are overwhelmingly the preferred health care provider for evaluating and treating skin cancer, according to a study published in the June issue of Dermatologic Surgery. The journal is the official publication for American Society for...

2014-07-17 23:08:44

Dr. Mark Soloway, who has been appointed Chief of Urologic Oncology at Memorial Cancer Institute, will lead a new division focused on the care of bladder, prostate and kidney cancers, while also establishing a research program. Hollywood, Fla. (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Mark Soloway, MD, an internationally recognized leader in urologic oncology, has joined the Memorial Cancer Institute and the Memorial Physician Group. Dr. Soloway, who has been appointed Chief of Urologic Oncology, will lead a...

2014-07-16 23:10:13

Consumers are increasingly interested in cosmetic procedures. Why are they waiting to make an appointment? A recent survey by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery provides answers. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 While consumers are increasingly interested in cosmetic dermatologic procedures, a new survey reveals some are waiting to make appointments not only because of the cost but because they “may not get the results” they are looking for and don’t know what...

2014-07-10 23:12:51

According to a recent ASDS survey, more than friends, more than primary care physicians, when it comes to deciding whether to have a cosmetic treatment, consumers trust their dermatologists most. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Consumers trust their dermatologists more than friends and primary care physicians when considering whether to have a cosmetic procedure, according to recently released survey data from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. The second annual...

2014-07-02 23:12:05

The national branding campaign for the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery has won several awards, including a 2014 Gold Circle Award. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery has won a 2014 Gold Circle Award for its national branding campaign that touts members’ expertise in skin health and beauty. The American Society for Association Executives presented ASDS a top award for “the best new branding campaign” – one that...

2014-07-01 23:10:04

Consumers are considering cosmetic treatments that reduce wrinkles and provide better skin tone, according to a just-released survey from the American Society for Dermatologic Surger. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Many consumers are considering cosmetic treatments that reduce wrinkles and provide better skin tone, according to just-released survey data from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. The top two procedures consumers are considering are:...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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