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2010-03-16 08:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As part of the continuing effort to address the critical workforce shortage facing clinical laboratories, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics today announced it has awarded over $120,000 in scholarships to the nation's top medical laboratory students. More than $1.25 million in scholarships have been awarded to medical laboratory students since the scholarship program launched in 2003. (Logo:...

2009-07-01 09:25:00

WASHINGTON, July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Grammy-winning rapper and award-winning actor Ice-T, known as the "Original Gangster," will be the subject of this month's episode of Sharing Miracles - a 30-minute public affairs television program that tells the compelling and inspirational stories of real patients. Sharing Miracles airs every Sunday morning on more than 325 television stations nationwide. One of the most controversial pioneers of rap, Ice-T has released eight solo albums,...

2009-06-03 09:13:00

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pro Football Hall-of-Famer Mike Ditka, one of the most popular figures in the history of professional sports, will be the subject of this month's episode of Sharing Miracles -- a 30-minute public affairs television program that tells the compelling and inspirational stories of real patients. Sharing Miracles airs every Sunday morning on more than 310 television stations nationwide. Known for his flamboyant style, "Da Coach" is one of only two...

2009-05-13 08:34:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sharing Miracles, a 30-minute public affairs television program that tells the compelling and inspirational stories of real patients has expanded its reach across America, now airing on more than 300 television stations across the country. The current episode features nine-time NBA all-star and Basketball Hall-of-Famer Dominique Wilkins, who has diabetes. "In just over a year, the Sharing Miracles network has expanded from just one television...

2009-04-29 08:23:00

WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the 2009 NBA playoff season in full swing, Sharing Miracles, a 30-minute public affairs television program that tells the compelling and inspirational stories of real patients, will feature NBA Hall-of-Famer and diabetes patient Dominique Wilkins. Sharing Miracles now airs every Sunday morning on nearly 300 television stations. A nine-time NBA all-star who spent the majority of his career with the Atlanta Hawks, Wilkins retired as the...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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