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Transcept Pharmaceuticals to Report Second Quarter 2009 Results

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Hearing Aid Savings Galore

... announces the release of their updated Hearing aid Information Guide. AidRight utilizes a ... "Our new and improved guide hearing aid information guide provides more information about ... at www.AidRight.com , also includes a hearing aid comparison chart. Using the chart, consumers may ...

Siemens Showcases Innovative Products and Educational Offerings

... leadership on topics ranging from new tools to aid in the early identification and treatment of ... test menu, including INNOVANCE ((R)) D-Dimer, an aid in the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis and INNOVANCE antithrombin tests an aid in the diagnosis of antithrombin deficiency and ...

New Diagnostic Biomarker Test Shows Promise in Monitoring Ovarian Cancer

... the dual marker combination of HE4 and CA125 can aid in the differentiation of benign pelvic masses ... by the Food and Drug Association (FDA) as an aid in monitoring recurrence or progressive disease ... CE marked for use within the European Union as an aid in estimating the risk of epithelial ovarian ...

Transcept Pharmaceuticals to Present at BMO Capital Markets Healthcare Conference on August 5, 2009

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American Heart Association Launches First iPhone Application: First Aid and CPR Information Within Pocket's Reach

... the American Heart Association's new Pocket First aid & CPR application for the Apple iPhone. ... can download the application to review first aid procedures, anytime, anywhere. First aid instructions are available even when out of ...

Global health funding soars, boosted by unprecedented private giving

... are shifting the paradigm for global health aid away from governments and agencies like the World ... assistance pie 30% in 2007. However, health aid does not always reach either the poorest or ... projects. It takes into account funding from aid agencies in 22 developed countries, multilateral ...

Fathers' Hearing Affects Family Function and Fiscal Health

... But the study also found that wearing a hearing aid reduces the amount of income lost. Specifically, ... virtually invisible. "Today's hearing aid isn't the bulky, old-fashioned hearing aid your father may remember," says Kochkin. ...

Conflict-affected countries receive less aid dedicated to reproductive health

... information about the amount of international aid spent on reproductive health in poor countries ... though many of these countries are dependent upon aid for basic health services. In the new study, ... The researchers quantified the amount of aid spent on reproductive health in low-income ...

'One Woman Initiative' Announces First Grants to Women's Organizations in Five Nations

... Sector Initiative Unveils Initial aid to Local Groups; Chair Carly Fiorina, USAID's ... a member organization of the Charities aid Foundation International Network, is managing ... in 1992 as a member organization of the Charities aid Foundation International Network, which provides ...

Network Merchants, Inc (NMI) Founders Donate $50,000 to Schaumburg's Children's Home & Aid

... $50,000 to Schaumburg's Children's Home & aid Family Center. "We're fortunate such an ... NMI's CEO Jim McKenzie. "Children's Home & aid is the symbol of hope - where everyone who ... future for all of us," said Children's Home & aid VP Karen Selman. McKenzie first heard of ...

Consumer Reports: Hearing Aid Shoppers Pay High Prices, Get Mediocre Fittings

... guide to purchasing and owning a hearing aid YONKERS, N.Y., June 1 ... survey of 1,100 people who had bought a hearing aid in the last three years. The survey was ... the national survey, a resounding 73% of hearing aid users were highly satisfied with their aids, ...

Raymond Tye Named Trustee at Schepens Eye Research Institute

... of United Liquors, founder of the Ray Tye Medical aid Foundation, and prominent Bostonian, has been ... and his wife, Eileen, started the Ray Tye Medical aid Foundation on the occasion of his 80th birthday ... individuals. Since its inception, Tye's Medical aid Foundation has contributed several million ...

AmeriCares and Boehringer Ingelheim Open New, Expanded Free Clinic to Help Families Hit Hardest by Economic Hardship

... international disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization which delivers medicines, medical supplies and aid to people in crisis around the world. Since it ... distributed more than $8 billion in humanitarian aid to 137 countries. For more information, please ...

National Safety Council Launches June National Safety Month With Free Training

... for parents of teen drivers, and "First aid and CPR with AED," basic training for adults. ... 30 days to complete the program.) "First aid and CPR with AED" is a three-hour online course ... as how to help a person who is choking. First aid topics include bleeding, wound care, shock, ...

Transcept Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... the potential to be the first prescription sleep aid indicated for use in the middle of the night when ... would be the first commercially available sleep aid designed specifically for use in the middle of ... being the first commercially available sleep aid in the United States in its target indication and ...

Two New Reports Highlight Stalled Progress Against Diarrheal Disease: Nearly 1.6 Million Children Die Each Year From These Preventable and Treatable Diseases

... reports today that show that the international aid community and developing-country governments are ... indicate: The international aid system and developing-country governments must ... providers, policymakers, and the international aid community focusing on both prevention and ...

Siemens Joins the Hearing Industries Association on Capitol Hill to Promote the Hearing Aid Tax Credit Act

... on Capitol Hill this week promoting the Hearing aid Tax Credit Act (H.R. 1646), alongside members of ... would provide a tax credit of $500 per hearing aid to millions of Americans who need hearing ... financial responsibility of purchasing a hearing aid currently falls on the consumer, with 71.4 ...

'100% Invisible' Lyric(R) Hearing Aid Wins Medical Design Excellence Award

... the company's "100% Invisible" Lyric(R) hearing aid as one of the 32 winners of its twelfth annual ... huge breakthrough Lyric(R) represents in hearing aid technology," said InSound CEO David Thrower. "It ... company established to develop advanced hearing aid technology. The company's introductory product, ...

Americans Say Maintain or Increase Funding for Global Health and Development, But Take Care of Problems at Home First in the Recession

... global health right now. "Support for U.S. aid for global health has shown staying power despite ... within a broad development agenda for U.S. aid to poorer nations. Americans place priority on ... should be "very important" factors in setting aid priorities. Fewer cite reasons such as whether a ...

AmeriCares Sending Medical Aid to Texas & Mexico

... -- AmeriCares, a nonprofit humanitarian aid organization, is sending medical and infection ... international disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization which delivers medicines, medical supplies and aid to people in crisis around the world. Since it ...

Sarasota Veterinary Neurologist Offers Free pet First aid Guide

... April is Pet First aid Awareness Month and veterinary neurologist and ... Sarasota, Fla. (PRWEB) -- A free pet first aid guide is now available from Veterinary Neuro Services to help owners aid their pets in an emergency. April is Pet ...

Number of People Affected By Climate Disaster Up 54% By 2015

... to overwhelm emergency response and humanitarian aid systems, said international agency Oxfam America ... The report recommends increased humanitarian aid to ensure there is adequate funding to support ... humanitarian action. In addition, Oxfam urged aid providers -- including the US government -- to ...

Autism Support Network and Aid for Autistic Children Foundation, Inc. Create Alliance to Help Families Affected by Autism

... ( http://www.AutismSupportNetwork.com ) and aid for Autistic Children Foundation, Inc. ( ... to its thousands of members worldwide. aid for Autistic Children Foundation, Inc. was ... strategies and therapies. About aid for Autistic Children Foundation, Inc. (AACF, ....

HensonFuerst Announces Year-Round Community Program

... prevent injuries, improve health and fitness, and aid organizations committed to improving health and ... cancer research and survivorship as well as to aid in the fight to eradicate cancer. During the past ... cancer research and survivorship as well as to aid in the fight to eradicate cancer. For more ...

GNC Launches the First-Ever Comprehensive Line of Whole Body Health Products Exclusively for Fit and Active Women

... more calories and enhancing energy. They also aid in weight management with products designed to ... sore muscles due to post workout stress and aid in deep relaxation for a more restful sleep. ... States (including 954 franchise and 1,712 Rite aid store-within-a-store locations) and franchise ...

Children's Home + Aid Faces Revenue Shortfall

... economy is taking its toll on Children's Home + aid as the organization tries to help 40,000 children ... with this emergency campaign, Childrens Home + aid will be able to develop momentum that will help ... future fundraising. About Children's Home + aid Children's Home ...

Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Applauds Senators Akaka and Burr for Family Caregiver Support Legislation and Pledges to Support the Bill

... initiatives and combat stress seminars to aid in the transition from hospital bed to an ... serves to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of severely injured service men and women, to help severely injured service members aid and assist each other and to provide unique, ...

Tough Recessionary Times, but Frost & Sullivan Believes It's Not All Gloomy for African Healthcare Markets

... available. For some African countries, foreign aid contributes more than half of their total ... World Bank has also promised to triple healthcare aid in 2009, it remains clear that these pledges will ... mining sector, it has also impacted on medical aid schemes in Africa. These schemes cater mostly for ...

Mayo Clinic and IBM host medical language initiative

... research. These NLP platforms or "pipelines" aid indexing and searching electronic medical records ... problem. Researchers may also use these tools to aid retrospective epidemiological studies or do ... "conferring" with their colleagues across time to aid diagnosis and treatment decisions. Retrospective ...

AmeriCares and International Medical Corps Partner to Bring Lifesaving Aid to Chad

... to help Darfur refugees in Chad. The medical aid will help people in the refugee camps who are ... President & CEO, who has led the delivery of aid to the region since 2004. "I've witnessed the ... faced and have seen the impact humanitarian aid has on helping to restore health to the region. ...

Grand Canyon University Increases Academic Scholarships

... 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In answer to the financial aid cuts at public universities and the need for more ... the University to closely examine its financial aid to help meet student needs during these difficult ... studies majors The financial aid is available to both incoming freshmen and ...

Transcept Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Financial Results

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Band Aid Mini Facelift Developed by Atlanta Plastic Surgeon John L. LeRoy, MD can Help Patients Look Younger for Less Money

... still achieve a patient’s goals: the Band aid Mini Facelift. (Vocus) ... face. The procedure came to be known as the Band aid Mini Facelift. “You can apply it ... a traditional facelift.” The Band aid Mini Facelift is performed using fewer, and ...

All Hearing Aids Are not Created Equal According To MyHearPod.com Founder

... Doctors reveal the specific type of hearing aid that must be used to address this type of hearing ... founder of MyHearPod.com, just any ear hearing aid won't cut it for a type of hearing loss known as ... out what is being said." The hearing aid industry has hearing aids available to address ...

Sinus Buster Pepper Nasal Spray Moves Into Rite Aid Drug Stores

... moving onto the shelves of more than 5,000 Rite aid drug stores. ... Allergy Buster will be sold in over 5,000 Rite aid drug stores. "This is big deal for ... marketing campaign to drive consumers into Rite aid once all the shelves have been filled. ...

AmeriCares Doubles Aid to Zimbabwe

... humanitarian, disaster, medical and nutritional aid to Zimbabwe. About AmeriCares: ... international disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization, which delivers medicines, medical supplies and aid to people in crisis around the world. Since it ...

Brez(R), the First Over-the-Counter, Intranasal Breathing Aid Clinically Proven to Reduce Primary Snoring, Debuts in Rite Aid Pharmacies

... partner, today announced availability in all Rite aid and numerous independent pharmacies nationwide. ... pleased to begin our product launch with Rite aid and independent pharmacies as our partners. Brez ... of a hygienic, daily disposable breathing aid means people can spend more time sleeping and ...

Bishops Urge New President to Keep Laws on Conscience Rights, Foreign Aid for Abortion, Embryonic Stem Cell Research

... rights of health care workers, prevent foreign aid to organizations promoting abortion, and ban ... wrongly been attacked as a restriction on foreign aid for family planning. In fact, it has not reduced such aid at all, but has ensured that family planning ...

The Amazing Heat Pack: The Most Innovative First Aid Solution Since the Band-Aid

... Pack by Comfort Now, Inc., a revolutionary first aid product that provides affordable and renewable ... of the Band-Aid has such a groundbreaking first aid product been released as The Amazing Heat Pack, a ... where retailers were abuzz over the only first aid product capable of producing instant moist heat ...
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