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2013-05-07 23:00:50

Dr. Randy McCormick is now offering IV sedation as an option for his Tulsa, OK dental patients. With this new sedation procedure patients can receive a more relaxed dental experience. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Dr. Randy McCormick has expanded his sedation dentistry options to include IV sedation. Now patients can experience dental procedures in a comfortable, relaxed state. Dr. McCormick received advanced training from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and now has special emphasis in...

2013-05-06 23:23:36

Oklahoma dangerous drug attorney Hansen Dirani warns people about the potentially fatal side effects of the popular antibiotic. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 People who take Zithromax, a popular antibiotic used to treat infections, should take the recent warning about the drug by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration seriously, dangerous drug attorney Hansen Dirani said today. “The FDA does not issue warnings if they do not believe there are serious health concerns,” said...

At Least 60 Dental Patients Test Positive For HIV, Hepatitis C
2013-04-20 10:31:09

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last month, Oklahoma state health officials found unsanitary conditions at a Tulsa dental surgery practice that may have left thousands of patients exposed to HIV and Hepatitis C. Now, blood tests have confirmed at least 60 of those patients have tested positive for either of the diseases, according to a statement from the Tulsa Health Department (THD). The THD is working closely with the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH)...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'