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Now Available: State-of-the-Art Gait Training Device to Help Millions Walk More Normally Again

... ability to walk. For many of them, traditional walking aids such as canes and walkers are a ... is bringing these people new hope for more normal walking -- and living. GaitAid Helps Restore Normal walking Patterns GaitAid works two ways to achieve ...

I Walk Because Program Gives Consumers a Voice

... features a dynamic booth that invites Walk attendees to share why they are walking by personalizing a t-shirt and recording a video. The online space was ... WalkMS." Walkers can use their personal profiles to showcase their walking gear, playlists, favorite snacks and all the content they have uploaded to ...

Results From Phase 2 Clinical Study of 6R-BH4 in Peripheral Arterial Disease Not Statistically Significant

... treatment and placebo groups. The primary endpoint of the study, peak walking time (PWT), did not show a significant difference between 6R-BH4 and ... The primary objective of the study was to evaluate mean change in peak walking time from baseline to week 24. The secondary objective of the study was ...

Ameristar National Charity Golf Classic Raises More Than $1.1 Million for Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis and Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

... spinal column in an injury that could have left him paralyzed. He was walking again within a few months of his accident. "The type of injury Kevin ... that left me paralyzed," Marc Buoniconti said. "The fact that Kevin is walking again is real-life evidence of the amazing advances we've achieved. The ...

Knee brace generates electricity from walking

... new energy-capturing knee brace can generate enough electricity from walking to operate a portable GPS locator, a cell phone, a motorized prosthetic ... is just wasted." The scientists tested the knee brace on six men walking leisurely on a treadmill at 1.5 meters per second, or 2.2 miles per hour. ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009

... from target lesion revascularization was 89 percent and 82 percent. Clinical measures that included ankle-brachial index, Rutherford score, and walking distance and speed scores showed significant improvement at six and 12 months and were maintained through 24 months. Detailed evaluation of stent ...

Video: Experts Unite to Help People Manage Spring Nasal Allergy Sneezin'

... exposure to dust mites. I would even recommend taping over the length of the zipper. Wipe your feet. Pollen often clings to shoes when walking around outside so be sure to wipe your feet before going inside so you do not bring along the pollen, or better yet, leave pollen-covered shoes ...

Victhom Human Bionics Receives CE Mark for the Neurostep(TM) System, the World's First Fully Implantable Closed-Loop Neuromodulation Therapy for Treatment of Foot Drop

... as needed, to complete function. We believe that patients implanted with the Neurostep(TM) will experience remedy to their foot drop and an improved walking pattern that should contribute to give them more independent mobility and a healthier lifestyle. CE Mark approval gives the Neurobionix division ...

Naglazyme Approved by Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency

... replacement therapy indicated for the treatment of MPS VI. Naglazyme is indicated for patients with MPS VI. Naglazyme has been shown to improve walking and stair-climbing capacity. The most common adverse events observed in clinical trials in Naglazyme-treated patients were headache, fever, ...

Michigan Company Founded upon What Could Be History's Most Important Breakthrough in AI and Robotics

... advanced artificial intelligence has not already commanded trillions of dollars in investment, Thaler invariably responds, "Imagine a genius walking into any culture, as a total stranger, and claiming he or she has the solution that others may have staked their careers and livelihoods searching ...

Food and Beverage Giant Joins Kannapolis Research Center

... bioactives The Research Campus in located in Kannapolis, North Carolina (15 miles north of Charlotte). Also, a planned community, golf-course, walking trails, and experimental greenhouses will be located at the Campus. To learn more, visit: www.ncresearchcampus.net and www.dhmri.org About ...

RSCI Announces Two Additions to Its Science Advisory Board, Calling for More Stem Cell Research on Diabetes

... specialty to RSCI's SAB. He is the world's pioneer stem cell physician for spinal cord injured paraplegics. "Dr. Lima has some of them actually walking with braces and walkers, after years of special rehabilitation," says Margolis, "It's not an easy battle, but Dr. Lima is leading the way. ...

"Put Down the BBQ Ribs, We've Found You a Donor Heart," Nurse Tells Patient : Ohio Father near Death Gets Second Chance at Life with CardioWest™ temporary Total Artificial Heart

... the last bone, my nurse runs in and tells me, 'Put down the BBQ ribs! We've found you a donor heart!'" Before his transplant, Jim had been walking three miles a day with his artificial heart, two on the treadmill and one around the hospital floor. The artificial heart combined with diet and ...

Emisphere Announces Recruitment Phase III Study for Oral Osteoarthritis Treatment

... decrease of synovial fluid that lubricates those joints. As OA progresses, pain can result when the patient bears weight upon the joints, including walking and standing. OA is the most common form of arthritis, and affects nearly 21 million people in the United States, accounting for 25% of visits to ...

Signalife Announces Reverse Stock Split, Preferred Stock Dividend and $5 Million Investment

... marketing plans and strategies over the near future. As will be demonstrated shortly, the F-100 has already saved lives and there are human beings walking around (as well as their physicians) who will demonstrate that without the F-100 they would have died. One of them is a 16-year old wrestler. I will ...

Caliper Launches Small Animal Molecular Imaging System Enabling Real-Time Video Observation

... cellular pathways and drug response. The IVIS Kinetic system features an isolation chamber that allows users to monitor conscious mice freely walking and performing tasks. By capturing images and live video, at the molecular level, researchers can witness dynamic processes and reactions, enhancing ...

Bacon Eating Contest Raises Money for American Heart Association

... walk will cover three miles, from Justin Herman Plaza in downtown San Francisco to PIER 39 and back again. The event emphasizes the importance of walking as a heart healthy exercise while raising funds to help fight heart disease and stroke. The 2008 citywide goal is to raise $1.5 million. San ...

BioMS Medical announces positive interim analysis on phase III trial of dirucotide (MBP8298) for multiple sclerosis

... system, which interferes with messages from the brain to the body. Symptoms of MS may include vision problems, loss of balance, numbness, difficulty walking and paralysis. Approximately 40 percent of all MS patients have the secondary progressive form of the disease. About BioMS Medical Corp. ...

Grease Reduction System a Break Through in Truly "Green" Technology for Luxury Resort

... with EPA guidelines. "'Going Green' and 'Sustainability' are buzz words businesses are trying to push, while the Montage is really walking the talk. Montage Hotels & Resorts commitment to sustainable development and operations is highly commendable," says Markus Lenger, founder ...

BioMS Medical completes patient recruitment in phase III U.S. multiple sclerosis trial

... system, which interferes with messages from the brain to the body. Symptoms of MS may include vision problems, loss of balance, numbness, difficulty walking and paralysis. Approximately 40 percent of all MS patients have the secondary progressive form of the disease. About BioMS Medical Corp. ...

Insmed Partners With Bill Thomas, Former House Ways and Means Chairman, as Strategic Advisor

... but as is the case across all industries in our economy, competition will foster innovation and benefits for consumers," Thomas continued. "Insmed is walking the walk, having already produced data showing bioequivalence between one of their products and a pioneer drug. Given the rising costs of healthcare, ...

PTC124 Featured at Third Annual Congress of Myology

... registration-directed Phase 2b trial in DMD and Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD) to evaluate the efficacy of PTC124 as measured by improvements in the walking ability of patients with this progressive genetic disease. Data from the previous Phase 2a study were presented and discussed by a panel of leading ...

Angiotech announces commercial launch of Cook Medical's Zilver(R) PTX(TM) drug-eluting peripheral stent in New Zealand

... the blood vessels become blocked due to the build-up of fatty deposits, blood circulation is restricted. Untreated, PAD results in pain when walking and can lead to gangrene and amputation. Note on Forward Looking Statements Statements contained in this press release that are not based ...

Naglazyme Approved by Japanese Ministry of Health

... replacement therapy indicated for the treatment of MPS VI. Naglazyme is indicated for patients with MPS VI. Naglazyme has been shown to improve walking and stair-climbing capacity. The most common adverse events observed in clinical trials in Naglazyme- treated patients were headache, fever, ...

HealthAware Introduces Its VascularAware Cardiovascular Disease Module

... About one third of those with PAD have symptoms in the form of leg pain, cramping, fatigue or other discomfort in the calves or hips when they are walking or engaged in other activity. However, these symptoms typically will subside when they rest. Because of this, PAD can often go undiagnosed during ...

Former Manchester City Lord Mayor Has Hope Restored at New Beike Stem Cell Facility

... right away, I began to hope again, which means everything," said Audrey Jones. "After going through the full program, seeing my own improvement, and walking again, my hope has been restored. Now my whole life is ahead of me," she stated. Audrey Jones was Manchester's first Liberal Democrat Lord Mayor ...

Avon Foundation Announces 2008 Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Schedule

... desire to eradicate breast cancer and help those touched by the disease. During an Avon Walk weekend, on Saturday participants have the choice of walking 13.1 or 26.2 miles. Both walkers and volunteer crew spend Saturday night at the "Wellness Village," featuring two-person sleeping tents, hot showers, ...

Lilly and BioMS Medical Announce Global Licensing and Development Agreement

... system, which interferes with messages from the brain to the body. Symptoms of MS may include vision problems, loss of balance, numbness, difficulty walking and paralysis. Approximately 40 percent of all MS patients have the secondary progressive form of the disease. BioMS Medical Conference Call ...

What To Do When a Holiday Guest Shows Up With a Pet

... Log onto PetTravel.com, which has a free listing of pet-friendly hotels around the world offering special amenities for pets, including dog walking and training, plush dog beds and even special pet menus and massages. -- Don't be afraid to say a courteous "no" in the first place; a guest ...

Insmed Awarded $2.1 Million by Muscular Dystrophy Association

... Furthermore, patients undergoing a standardized 6 minute walk test, a well accepted FDA endpoint for endurance, have significantly improved their walking distance (p<0.03). "The Muscular Dystrophy Association is pleased to announce its support for IPLEX(TM), which shows early stage promise in this ...

Video: New Survey Finds Technology Plays a Critical Role in Lives of People with Multiple Sclerosis, Yet Many Are Not Using it to Overcome Disease-Related Challenges

... MS MS is an unpredictable neurological disease that most often is diagnosed in people between the ages of 20 and 50. MS can cause problems with walking or maintaining balance, visual impairment (optic neuritis), lapses in memory, inability to solve problems or pay attention for long periods of time, ...

Phase 2 Data Show Daclizumab Significantly Reduced Multiple Sclerosis Lesions in Patients Receiving Interferon Beta Therapy

... system, which interferes with messages from the brain to the body. Symptoms of MS may include vision problems, loss of balance, numbness, difficulty walking and paralysis. About Daclizumab Daclizumab is a humanized monoclonal antibody that binds to the IL-2 receptor on activated T cells, inhibiting the ...

KGI and Smith College Establish Leadership Forum for Women in Bioscience

... roundtable discussions and breakout sessions that will be held at KGI, other Claremont Colleges and Casa 425, a brand new luxury hotel within walking distance from KGI. Rick Winningham, CEO of Theravance, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, will give the forum's keynote address. Topics to be ...

Innovative Neurotronics, a Subsidiary of Hanger Orthopedic Group, Earns the 2007 da Vinci Award for the WalkAide System

... recovery and mobility. The walking speed of patients wearing the WalkAide increased by 15% after three months. With continued usage, patients' walking speed increased by 32% after six months and by nearly 50% after twelve months. The study also showed the number of steps taken per day by WalkAide ...

Novel Technology Breaks Through Cancer Pain

... pain is caused either by the cancer itself or the cancer treatment. For some patients, the pain is connected to certain activities, such as walking or dressing. For others, it occurs unexpectedly," says Dr. Andrew Finn, BioDelivery Sciences' VP of Product Development. One breakthrough pain ...

On Location at BIO 2003

... WASHINGTON Welcome to the global village called BIO 03. Lets take a walking tour through the future of biotechnology. Starting at the Wisconsin ... the current secretary of Health and Human Services, took the Wisconsin walking tour, too. Not at the same time as Doyle, of course. Its a long story that ...

Building sustainable cities

... city. Cool communities have more bike racks on the front of buses, more walking and biking trails within cities (not just outside them) and greater ... amazing, the entire country is FOR people bike lanes, bus lanes, people walking everywhere at all hours. Ireland has hiking/biking trailways connecting ...

From the BIO floor

... on a diet. Believe it or not, there aren't many restaurants within easy walking distance of the massive Pennsylvania Convention Center. So, your choices ... seem to be choosing (3). 8. You can get a lot of exercise without walking outside. The exhibit floor is two football fields in length and half as ...

Data centers: Blowing smoke and raising red flags

... get me a phone interview later, but in his words they do not want anyone walking through their data centers because of client confidentiality. Hmmm red ... industry veterans who all said it was odd that Peak 10 did not want anyone walking through its data center. And what about PR people asking for questions in ...
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