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Photo Release -- Dramatic Tale of 325-Lb Weight Loss and Subsequent Surgery Subject of Discovery Health Piece March 11
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- She's appeared on the cover of People and other national magazines for her extraordinary tale of massive weight loss and recovery and now Traci Smith will be the subject of a Discovery Health Channel episode of "Plastic Surgery Before & After" on Sunday, March 11 at 9 p.m. (repeats on Monday, March 12 at midnight and Saturday, March 17 at 1 p.m.). The Rowland Heights resident, 39, once weighed in at nearly 500 lbs. Thanks to Lindora Medical Clinic, she shed 325 pounds and 11 pant sizes and gained a new lease on life. The Discovery Channel episode will focus on the dramatic surgeries to remove the excess aprons of skin that resulted from her dramatic weight loss.
SmallCap Sentinel: The Reality of Selling Soda
IRVINE, Calif., March 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- "In a marketing world where companies are begging for any media to carry their message, few will obtain the home run of television placement without buying a commercial spot nestled among other programming," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "The expense notwithstanding, few media can compare with the broad and visceral footprint of television."
Lindora Launches New Online Webinars
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lindora Medical Clinics, the nation's leading medically supervised weight control program, is introducing a series of interactive online presentations called Webinars to help those facing "the battle of the bulge." The presentations also offer in-depth information on a variety of health, wellness and nutrition topics. Each month, dieters will have a chance to learn the latest information pertaining to weight loss including which kinds of exercise effectively burn fat, how dieters can overcome their cravings and strategies for teaching your child healthier habits. Leading the live monthly Webinars is diet expert Shelly Lummus, RN, MN, PNP, who says that visitors to the site will also have an opportunity to pose personal questions about their own weight loss journey. The Webinars will be held on the third Wednesday of every month from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. EST/ PST. Each session will begin with a dynamic audio/visual presentation about the scheduled topic followed by a live 30-minute question-and-answer session.
QuantumSphere Completes Baseline Facility Review and Nanomaterial Workplace Testing With NIOSH
SANTA ANA, Calif., March 7, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QuantumSphere, Inc., a leading manufacturer of nano metals and alloys for applications in portable power, renewable energy, electronics and other markets demanding advanced materials, today announced that it has completed a baseline assessment and facility review on potential nanomaterial exposure in the workplace as part of a voluntary collaboration with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness.