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2011-10-07 07:00:00

Qi will be a practical resource for acupuncture and natural medicine topics Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) October 07, 2011 Emperorâs College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, one of the most distinguished acupuncture colleges in the nation, will launch Qi, a blog dedicated to educating the public on the uses and benefits of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Qi will go live on October 24, 2011, in celebration of national Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day (AOM Day). Qi will serve...

Image 1 - Insect Host Species Of Famous Tibetan Medicinal Fungus Identified
2011-09-09 06:57:30

  A team of researchers from the Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Xiao-Liang Wang and Yi-Jian Yao), summarized all the available information on the insect species associated with the Tibetan medicinal fungus Ophiocordyceps sinensis through an extensive literature survey and analyzed their relationships with the fungus. The study was published in the open access journal ZooKeys. The fungus has traditionally been used as a tonic to strengthen the human body and...

2011-08-22 07:00:00

Looking for top leaders as founders for Alphay International before the North American launch. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 22, 2011 Of the thousands of applications applied for in China, only 27 companies have a legitimate network marketing license. While others partner with the Chinese government, Alphay has a privately owned license. See a presentation from this global leader in Las Vegas at the Hilton on Saturday, August 27th. To become a part of a winning team, and to learn more, you...


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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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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