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2014-10-23 00:21:29

Ebola detection kits for humans and animals are now possible using ADI antibody or antigen ELISA kits with results in less than 2 hours. Ebola Rapid test cards, similar to pregnancy tests, have also been developed that provide results in 2-10 mins. SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- San Antonio, Texas-based Biotech Company Alpha Diagnostic Int'l (ADI) has developed and released several convenient, rapid, and sensitive ELISA test kits for the detection of major Ebola viral...

2014-10-22 23:15:20

This new DFW-area facility will be joining Nova’s 46 other centers across Texas, Georgia and Tennessee Arlington, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Occupational medicine company, Nova Medical Centers, is excited to announce the opening its newest occupational medical center in Arlington, Texas. This new DFW-area facility will be joining Nova’s 46 other centers across Texas, Georgia and Tennessee and will be the ninth Dallas/Fort Worth area location for the company. The Arlington center will...

2014-10-22 23:13:57

Loop1 Systems ranks fifth on the Fast 50 list with 100% growth in revenue from 2011 to 2013. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Austin, Texas based Loop1 Systems Inc., a global IT Services company, was named the fifth fastest growing company in Central Texas by the Austin Business Journal. The Fast 50 list is comprised of the 50 fastest growing companies in the Central Texas area. This year’s list included companies such as Kendra Scott Design, Phunware, and Jobs2Careers. There were...

2014-10-22 23:12:42

The free service filters through area’s businesses, connects consumers to the fight professionals. Corpus Christi, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 talklocal (http://www.talklocal.com) is launching in Corpus Christi to connect consumers to the right service professionals by phone in about 90 seconds. With wages reportedly on the rise in the Coastal Bend, consumers who are finally emerging from their personal economic recession will be searching online for long over-due services and...

2014-10-22 23:07:54

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art ambulatory care center, owned and operated by Shriners Hospitals for Children, and designed to better meet the orthopaedic needs of children and their families well into the...

2014-10-22 23:07:10

The Nation’s Premier Annual Physical Activity and Hispanic Family Health Celebration Brownsville, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 On Saturday, October 25, 2014, the Brownsville Community Health Center (BCHC) will present its fourth annual family health and fitness fair ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®. The event promotes Hispanic family physical activity and good nutrition for better health and wellness for people of all ages and all sizes. This event, which is free and open to...

2014-10-22 23:02:19

Florock Polymer Flooring, manufactured by Crawford Laboratories, Inc., Chicago, is pleased to announce the hiring of a new Business Development Manager for the State of Texas. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Florock® Polymer Flooring, manufactured by Crawford Laboratories, Inc. of Chicago, is proud to introduce Byron Beamer, newly-hired Business Development Manager for the State of Texas. Beamer comes with over 25 years of resinous flooring sales and management experience...

2014-10-22 23:00:21

Shiatsu Renu Now Offers On Line Booking Southlake, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Shiatsu Renu, the Southlake, Texas massage specialist, is proud to announce that it is now offering on line booking for shiatsu massage therapy sessions through its website. Shiatsu (pronounced she-ya-tzu), which literally stands for "Therapeutic Finger Pressure" in Japanese, is a centuries old massage therapy originating around 1000AD. In 1940, shiatsu therapy was combined with western anatomy...

2014-10-22 16:29:53

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2014-10-22 16:27:45

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Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Elmendorf Beast
2013-07-31 07:32:21

The Elmendorf Beast has been blamed for several attacks on livestock in the town of Elmendorf, Texas. A variety of opinions on what the creature was have been disclosed, with one such claim offering that it was a Mexican Hairless Dog mutated by illness. Some local residents associate it with the legend of the Chupacabra, and others claimed it was an escaped lab experiment or an unknown species discovered. In August of 2004, an animal perceived as the Elmendorf Beast was shot by a local...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.