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Is Dr. Oz Selling Snake Oil or Survival? NEW YORK, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 81 percent of US physicians polled on SERMO, the top social network for doctors, want Dr.
JERUSALEM, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A delegation of influential Latino journalists based in Miami, an important hub to Latin America and the Latino community, is currently in
Presentations on key research findings on Hispanic Millennial's attitudes, behaviors and preferences to be held in Houston and Dallas HOUSTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
CHICAGO, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney reports that the board of directors today declared a regular quarterly dividend of
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A survey of American voters conducted during the week of April 20, 2015 shows that over 79% of American voters believe that the U.S.
LONDON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Infusion and injection technologies generated $14.2 billion in global sales during 2014.
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NEW YORK, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deal announced the results of its quarterly rankings of the top firms and professionals
SYDNEY, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Premier of the Australian state of New South Wales, Mike Baird today welcomed the announcement that one of America's top rating morning shows NBC's
The American Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana), frequently simply known as the bullfrog in Canada and the United States, is an aquatic frog, a member of the Ranidae family, or “true frogs”. this species has traditionally been categorized as Rana catesbeiana, but there is some dispute as to whether Lithobates catesbeianus is a more correct name. This frog inhabits large and permanent bodies of water, such as swamps, ponds, and lakes, where it is normally found along the waters edge. The male...
The Gulf Coast native, also known as the Louisiana Scrub or the Gulf Coast sheep, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to the Gulf Coast of the United States. The origin of this breed can be traced back to the Churra sheep that were brought to the area by Spanish explorers during the fifteenth century. Other breeds were later introduced into the bloodline including sheep from France and Britain. For many years these sheep roamed free and were able to adapt to the conditions in the area...
Texas Tan Tarantulas (Aphonopelma anax) is a species of spider belonging to the family Theraphosidae. The spider is very desirable as a pet because of its docile nature. Like most Aphonopelma species, it has a very slow rate of growing. It is one of the largest tarantulas found in the United States, as it commonly reaches a leg span of five inches at full maturity, and sometimes reaches six inches. It is similar in coloration to Aphonopelma hentzi, but considerably darker. It can be found...
The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...
The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.