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2013-02-06 23:02:09

Antler Farms, producer of world's best deer velvet antler, clears the air on deer velvet antler products after the February 4, 2013 Sports Illustrated article creates misinformation on today's most controversial supplement. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 06, 2013 Deer velvet antler is a hot topic these days. Interest in the supplement has been sky high ever since Sports Illustrated reported of Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis´ alleged usage of deer velvet antler pills and...

2013-02-02 23:03:48

AntlerX Deer Antler Spray supplement now comes with 100MG of IGF-1 for maximum strength and endurance. Learn how the AntlerX proprietary blend of deer antler velvet extract is providing a natural solution to building lean muscle mass and tone. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 02, 2013 AntlerX Deer Antler Spray supplement is proud to announce an upgraded formula of potent and pure deer antler velvet extract with 100MG for maximum benefit and results in each serving. AntlerX is now one of...

2013-01-28 14:06:57

Results underscore growing benefits of mind-body practices in oncology Researchers from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have found qigong, an ancient mind-body practice, reduces depressive symptoms and improves quality of life in women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. The study, published in the journal Cancer, is the first to examine qigong in patients actively receiving radiation therapy and include a follow-up period to assess benefits over time. Even...

2013-01-13 17:18:04

The eBook discusses the holistic nature and function of food along with recipes you can start using today to lose weight and attain optimal health. Teaneck, NJ (PRWEB) January 12, 2013 Elie Goldschmidt, a practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine, has just released a new eBook titled “East Meets West: Holistic Nutrition for Maximum Weight Loss.” The eBook is now available for purchase at Elie´s website, East Meets West Weight Loss. The eBook explains in detail about the...

2013-01-09 05:02:28

The NCCAOM has been granted reaccreditation for its certification programs in Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology, and Oriental Medicine by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) for a period of five years through August 30, 2017. Certification programs that receive NCCA Accreditation demonstrate compliance with the NCCA´s Standards for the Accreditation of Certification Programs, which were the first standards for professional certification programs developed by the...

2012-12-29 05:02:54

Why is it so hard for people to keep the promises they make to themselves every New Year? Qigong master teacher Vicki Dello Joio weighs in on what you can do to make resolutions that Stick. San Francisco Bay Area, CA (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 Statistics show that as few as 8% of people actually succeed in keeping their New Year´s Resolutions throughout the year. What´s even worse is that when the next year comes around, they end up beating themselves up with last year´s...

2012-12-14 05:00:04

Modern Chinese herbal preparation tested for activities to improve cardiovascular circulation. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 The modern Chinese herbal preparation Cardioshen® is now undergoing a clinical trial in San Diego to evaluate its function for heart support. Cardioshen® is based upon a popular Chinese prescription herbal formula, Cardiotonic® Pill, developed by TCMzone, LLC. in Tempe, Arizona, and manufactured by Tasly Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in China. Tasly has...


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2005-05-26 11:26:21

Cinnabar (German Zinnober), sometimes written cinnabarite, is a name applied to red mercury(II) sulfide (HgS), or native vermilion, the common ore of mercury. The name comes from the Greek, used by Theophrastus, and was probably applied to several distinct substances. Other sources say the word comes from the Persian zinjifrah, originally meaning "lost". Cinnabar was mined by the Roman Empire for its mercury content and it has been the main ore of mercury throughout the centuries. Some...

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Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'