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"Pink & Blue: Colors Of Hereditary Cancer" Documentary Feature to Screen in New York City

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 The documentary Pink & Blue: Colors of Hereditary Cancer made its worldwide theatrical premiere at Laemmle Music Hall in Beverly Hills October 2 - 8, coinciding with National Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer Week and National Breast Cancer... [Comments]

MOAA Hosts Annual Meeting in Orlando

Alexandria, Va. — (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 -- The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) will hold its 2015 annual meeting and corresponding events Oct. 29-31 in Orlando, Fla. Highlights include a free military career fair; informational seminars; a luncheon featuring keynote speake... [Comments]

Retrofit Wellness Experts Report on How to Have a Healthier Halloween

Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 The added calories and sugar in an average trick-or-treat bag may be scarier than any ghost or goblin this Halloween. So what is a parent to do? Registered dietitians from Retrofit , the leading corporate weight management program, provide the following... [Comments]

RollingFWD Upgrades Excercise Foam Roller by Adding Vibration

Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 Boulder native and lifelong athlete, Mark Gonglach, has launched the first high-tech foam roller with 11 hours of vibrating power. Tested by Olympic and professional athletes, he developed the combined massage and vibration technology to reduce recov... [Comments]

Purdue Makes Major New Investments in the Life Sciences

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 Purdue University announced Tuesday (Oct. 13) plans to establish a new Pillars of Excellence in the Life Sciences Initiative aimed at enhancing Purdue’s life sciences research and graduate education. The initiative comes as part of Purdue’s recent... [Comments]

American Institutes for Research Creates Resource for Campus Health Centers Serving Those With Sexual Assault Trauma

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 The American Institutes for Research ( AIR ) developed a collection of guides and online training for college campus health staff caring for students who have experienced sexual assault and other trauma. The toolkit, funded by the U.S. Department of E... [Comments]

Vision Group Holdings Acquires Global Laser Vision

West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 Vision Group Holdings, the largest LASIK provider in North America, announced the acquisition of Global Laser Vision of San Diego, California. With brands including The LASIK Vision Institute and TLC Laser Eye Centers, Vision Group Holdings has per... [Comments]

Sir Grout of Greater Boston Donates Tile and Grout Cleaning to Local Ronald McDonald House Charity® of Boston

Boston, M.A. (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 Sir Grout of Greater Boston donated an expansive, seven room tile and grout cleaning service to the local Boston chapter of Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®). This donation was made in an effort to give back to the local Boston communit... [Comments]

Medicine Products

Osteomesh Bioresorbable Implant for Craniofacial Surgery

Description:Osteomesh is a bioresorbable implant used in craniofacial surgery to repair various types of fractures, like the orbital floor fracture and to fill surgical defects. It has interconnected pores which allow rapid saturation with marrow, blood and nutrients, thus providing the patients own cells with chemical signals that are required for bone growth and remodeling. The mesh is malleable and can be...
Company:Osteopore International


Description:AMD Now is a forum presenting interactive education on Age- related Macular Degeneration (AMD), AMD diagnosis and treatments, VEGF, aseptic technique and supportive care for patients and caregivers....

SWISSBLADE Diamond Surgical Knives

Description:SWISSBLADE disposable surgical knives single-use blades deliver a consistent, sharp, clean cut due to the low friction coefficient achieved with Ziemers proprietary coating technology. SWISSBLADE diamond surgical knives feature top-of-the-line, reusable blades with the proven superior cutting capabilities based on the diamond expertise of Ziemer Group partner Meyco (Biel, Switzerland) an...
Company:ZIEMER USA, Inc.

MAXWELL Optical Wavefront Aberrometer

Description:The MAXWELL Optical Wavefront Aberrometer is an innovative diagnostic instrument with a wide range of functions that permit eye care practitioners and researchers to effectively assess all of the wavefront aberrations present in a subjects eye. This remarkable device offers the widest wavefront diagnostic range and functions on more than 99% of subjects. Beyond its superior performance in wavefro...
Company:ZIEMER USA, Inc.

ConstaVac CBCII Blood Conservation System

Description:The Stryker CBCII Blood Conservation System provides a safe, simple and economic disposable system for blood reinfusion....
Company:Stryker Instruments

Medicine Technology

16 Highly Anticipated Late-Breaking Clinical Trials To Be Presented At VIVA 15

LAS VEGAS , Oct. 13, 2015 VIVA Physicians, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the field of vascular medicine and intervention through education and research, is excited to announce the late-breaking sessions at its annual conference,  VIVA 2015 . Sixteen trial results, featuring the latest in vascular technology and devices, will be released f... [Comments]

First US Multi-center Study Finds Unprotected TAVR Procedures Produce New Brain Lesions in Nearly All Cases

SAN FRANCISCO , October 13, 2015 TriGuard™ Cerebral Protection Device , announced that it will be sharing additional findings from the multicenter Neuro-TAVR study with the clinical community at the Trans-Catheter Therapeutics (TCT) meeting in San Francisco this week. --> TriGuard™ Cerebral Protection Device , announced that it will be sharing additional fi... [Comments]

Generational Equity Announces the Acquisition of Quality Medical Rentals by Meridian Biomedical, Inc.

DALLAS , Oct. 13, 2015   Generational Equity , a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately-held, middle-market businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Quality Medical Rentals (QMR), headquartered in Largo, Florida , by Meridian Biomedical, Inc. (Meridian), headquartered in Colorado.  The acquisition closed on September 11, 2... [Comments]

FDA approves device used to treat prostate cancer

MIAMI , Oct. 13, 2015  A minimally-invasive treatment just became available to men suffering from prostate cancer in the United States.  After more than 10 years of clinical trials, the Food and Drug Administration on October 9 approved the use of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU), a procedure that can zero in on cancer cells while protecting surrounding tissue... [Comments]

Kay Elledge M.D. First To Offer Women Breakthrough Laser Procedure In The South Bay Of Los Angeles.

TORRANCE, Calif. , Oct. 13, 2015  Kay Elledge, M.D., an established South Bay obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/ GYN) and Fellow American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FACOG) for the past 21 years, continues to evolve by establishing the Genuine Self Medical Laser Center where she provides laser treatments for women and men.  In recognition of Breast Cancer Aware... [Comments]

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