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2012-09-16 23:03:54

LocalEdge to assist in raising critically needed funds and awareness of Lupus this month by sponsoring the 2012 Walk Now for Lupus Fayetteville, NC (PRWEB) September 15, 2012 On Saturday September 22, 2012, LocalEdge will support the local Piedmont Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. by serving as a Silver Sponsor of this year´s Walk for Lupus Now. The event is scheduled to take place at Festival Park on 335 Ray Avenue in Fayetteville. Registration begins at 3:30 and the...

2012-07-04 22:51:55

A study led by Hospital for Special Surgery researchers has demonstrated that women who have a specific type of antibody that interferes with blood vessel function are at risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes and that other antibodies in the same family thought to cause pregnancy complications do not put women at risk. The researchers say that many doctors may be unnecessarily treating some pregnant women who have antiphospholipid antibodies (aPLs) with anticoagulants, such as expensive...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.