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2013-01-30 23:00:46

This Michigan Lupus Foundation Event features the top 2013 trends in support of a great cause. St. Clair Shores, MI (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 The Michigan Lupus Foundation will host the Snowflake Social for Lupus on Saturday, February 23rd from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Twin Lakes Golf & Swim Club in Oakland Township. The fashion show emcee will be Lisa Jesswein from Magic 105.1. The Snowflake Social Fashion Show will feature all of the new trends for 2013. The runway items will be by...

2013-01-23 12:06:07

Melbourne researchers have discovered that the death of immune system cells is an important safeguard against the development of diseases such as type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus, which occur when the immune system attacks the body's own tissues. The finding suggests that these so-called autoimmune diseases could be treated with existing medications that force long-lived immune system cells to die. In the development of the immune system, some cells are produced that have...

2013-01-22 23:00:31

The great accomplishments of Lupus Warriors over the past year! St. Clair Shores, MI (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 The Michigan Lupus Foundation is thrilled to recognize all of the hard work that was put forth in 2012 throughout Michigan and northern Indiana in the fight against lupus. Click here, or go to milupus.org to view the 2012 Michigan Lupus Foundation Annual Report. This Report chronicles all of the services, resources, education programs, events, accomplishments, legislative...

2012-12-14 05:02:27

All of the same great services provided before the change will still be available to the lupus community, along with new and exciting opportunities. St. Clair Shores, Michigan (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 The Michigan Lupus Foundation represents the over 85,000 Lupus Warriors in Michigan and northern Indiana, and is the only nonprofit organization located in the state of Michigan dedicated to helping people understand how to live with lupus. Earlier this year, the Board of Directors of the...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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