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Hissey Kientz Announces the Launch of Herbal Fen Phen Lawyers Website

... primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH), high blood pressure, heart attacks, strokes or death. ... linked to serious side effects , including high blood pressure, heart attacks, strokes and death. ... (PPH). Patients with PPH experience high blood pressure in the artery that ...

Lifeclinic to Showcase Health Stations and Health Communicator at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores 2009 Pharmacy and Technology Conference

... leading manufacturer and distributor of automated blood pressure monitors and health testing stations, ... that will be retrofitted to many of Lifeclinic's blood pressure monitors now in pharmacies giving ... during the biometric while we're measuring blood pressure since the consumer is required to sit ...

Electronic Health Records Help Cardiac Patients Remain Healthy

... discharged from the program kept their lipid and blood pressure levels at controlled, healthy levels by ... Cardiac Risk Service with well-controlled blood pressure and cholesterol levels were randomized ... was as effective at keeping cholesterol and blood pressure in check, compared to the more intensive ...

ThermoGenesis Announces Launch of Res-Q System; New Device Expands Company's Presence in Bone Marrow Sector

... leader in developing and manufacturing automated blood processing systems and disposable products that ... , an automated cryogenic device, is used by cord blood stem cell banks in more than 25 countries for cryopreserving and archiving cord blood stem cell units for transplant. AXP ...

Cryo-Cell to Present Novel Adult Stem Cell Research During 2009 China Medical Biotech Forum

... ability of stem cells found in menstrual blood (known as MenSCs) during the Fourth China Medical ... relatives in a manner similar to umbilical cord blood stem cells. Based on the continuing success of ... relatives in a manner similar to umbilical cord blood stem cells. For more information, visit ...

U.S. Navy Awards Entegrion Contracts for $4 Million for the Development of Critical Blood Products

... medical research has demonstrated that such blood component therapy is essential in responding to ... to improve the safety and availability of blood -derived products for treating combat injuries. Recent medical research has demonstrated that such blood component therapy is essential in responding to ...

Memorial Blood Centers Joins Extreme Makeover: Home Edition As Designated Charity

... ABC network this fall, Minnesota-based Memorial blood Centers will be among a select group as a ... in just seven (7) days. "Memorial blood Centers is extremely pleased to be part of this ... C. Berglund, Chief Executive Officer of Memorial blood Centers. "As a leading provider of ...

Blood transfusion study: Less is more

... A new study suggests that blood transfusions for hospitalized cardiac patients ... as "comparative effectiveness" research. blood transfusion is an area that could be well served ... patient outcomes as well as hospital variation in blood use. Blumberg and lead author Mary Rogers, ...

Scientists Learn How Cancer Drugs Cause Hypertension

... Finding points to ways to control blood pressure, researchers say WEDNESDAY, ... (HealthDay News) -- A new study reveals why high blood pressure develops in up to one-third of cancer patients who take drugs to block the formation of blood vessels that feed tumors. "Anti-angiogenesis ...

GenVault's GenSolve(TM) Reagents Enable State-of-the-Art Genomic Analysis of Dried Blood Spots

... reported methods for recovery of DNA from blood dried on Guthrie cards and FTA paper generated ... recovery of DNA from very precious neonatal blood samples that are available in limited supply and ... School. GenSolve(TM) recovers DNA from blood samples, collected and stored dry on a range of ...

11th Annual Light the Night Date Announced

... Mission Valley to raise money for those battling blood cancers. Carrying illuminated balloons - white ... health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. ... in fiscal year 2008 alone. Survival rates for blood cancers have increased 2-4 fold over the last 40 ...

Young Vets With PTSD More Prone to Heart Risk Factors

... risk factors, including tobacco use, high blood pressure, abnormal cholesterol levels, obesity or ... of those without mental health issues had high blood pressure, but more than 10 percent of those with ... you are more likely to have cholesterol and blood pressure problems." The findings make sense to ...

Midlife Heart Risk Factors Linked to Later Dementia

... your heart in the middle years of life -- high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, smoking, diabetes -- are bad for your ... "We found an association not only with high blood cholesterol, but also borderline high levels," ...

CryoLife Receives CE Mark Approval for BioFoam(R) Hemostatic Technology

... The foam creates a mechanical barrier to decrease blood flow and pores for the blood to enter, leading to cellular aggregation and ... to control internal organ hemorrhage, limit blood loss, and reduce the need for future reoperations ...

Induced Labor May Improve Outcome in Risky Pregnancies

... with mild hypertension disorders such as high blood pressure and mild preeclampsia, according to a ... pulmonary edema, progression to severe high blood pressure, major post-birth bleeding (loss of a ... elevated liver enzymes and low platelet, or red blood cell, count). Poor maternal outcome occurred ...

Young Kids' Screen Time May Raise Blood Pressure

... video games might be at increased risk for high blood pressure, a new study suggests. American and ... the association between sedentary behavior and blood pressure in 111 boys and girls, 3 to 8 years old. ... the children's height, weight, fat mass and blood pressure. TV time was defined as time spent ...

Blood Type May Boost Pancreatic Cancer Risk

... -- Common variants of a gene that determines blood type are associated with an increased risk of ... with variants of the ABO gene that produce the blood types A, B or AB are associated with increased risk of pancreatic cancer. Those with blood type O aren't at increased risk for the disease, ...

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Heart Risk Factors in Kids

... sciences of the U.S. National Heart, Lung, and blood Institute. "Nobody questions that vitamin D ... she led looked at the overall incidence of low blood levels of vitamin D among young Americans aged 1 ... that a level of 30 nanograms per milliliter of blood is desirable. The Melamed study found that 9 ...

Patients Issue Summer Call to Action: 'We Need You to Donate Blood -- NOW'

... NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Three New York blood Center (NYBC) patients are taking to the airwaves to recruit new blood donors, and encourage existing blood donors to ...

FDA Approves INVEGA(R) SUSTENNA(TM) for the Acute and Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia

... sweating more than usual, increased heart rate or blood pressure, or muscle pain or weakness. Treatment ... if the medicine is stopped. High blood sugar and diabetes have been reported with ... being overweight or a family history of diabetes, blood sugar testing should be done at the beginning and ...

Blood Transfusions Not Linked to Long-Term Problems

... FRIDAY, July 31 (HealthDay News) -- Receiving a blood transfusion for low-risk cardiac surgery doesn't ... and other major health issues could arise from blood transfusions. "Our results indicate that a moderate blood transfusion does not promote the spread of such ...

INVEGA(R) Approved as the First and Only Treatment for Schizoaffective Disorder

... sweating more than usual, increased heart rate or blood pressure, or muscle pain or weakness. Treatment ... that your heart beats (palpitations). High blood sugar and diabetes have been reported with ... being overweight or a family history of diabetes, blood sugar testing should be done at the beginning and ...

AstraZeneca and the Artery Explorer Take California Residents on Virtual Journey Through the Arteries

... for athero, such as LDL (bad) cholesterol, high blood pressure, and smoking. The experience concludes with a head-on collision with a blood clot, demonstrating how athero can result in a ... is Atherosclerosis?" National Heart, Lung and blood Institute. Available at: ...

BioMarin Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... as a state-of-the-art handheld device to measure blood Phe levels in PKU patients. Human studies for ... and commercial availability of the handheld blood Phe monitor is expected in the first half of ... for GALNS for MPS IVA 1H11: Availability of blood Phe monitor Conference Call Details ...

Gen-Probe Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2009

... portfolio gains outweighed lower-than-expected blood screening sales," said Carl Hull, the Company's ... 2% compared to the prior year period. In blood screening, product sales in the second quarter of ... prepared to adopt the PROCLEIX ULTRIO assay. blood screening sales growth also was negatively ...

Abaxis Reports Record Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2010

... products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, today reported financial ... develops, manufactures and markets portable blood analysis systems for use in any veterinary or ... setting to provide clinicians with rapid blood constituent measurements. The system consists of ...

Spleen May Help Heart Recover From Disease

... the spleen serves as a home for a type of white blood cell that scavenges dead tissue and helps produce ... have known that the spleen recycles red blood cells and scans the blood for germs. "It serves as a filtering system," ...

Eagles to Host 2nd Annual American Red Cross Training Camp Blood Drive

... The Philadelphia Eagles are looking for 1,200 blood donors ready to "Bleed Eagles Green" and help ... Cross to host the 2nd annual Eagles Training Camp blood drive. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081216/DC52619LOGO ) The blood drive is scheduled to run from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 ...

Calcium Scan of Arteries Helps Spot Big Trouble

... in the heart arteries to a standard test of blood vessel function helps predict which people with ... measures to control risk factors such as high blood pressure and obesity should be stricter in people ... explained by the U.S. National Heart, Lung, and blood Institute . SOURCES: ...

Freshly crushed garlic better for the heart than processed

... forms after garlic is cut or crushed and relaxes blood vessels when eaten. In the study, Dipak K. Das ... as a chemical messenger in the body, relaxing blood vessels and allowing more blood to pass through. Processed and cooked garlic, ...

Viagra Trial for Sickle Cell Lung Problems Halted

... used for pulmonary arterial hypertension, or high blood pressure in the lungs. "This was a very big ... sponsored by the U.S. National Heart, Lung, and blood Institute. "We were very excited about this drug. ... hospitalization. The crises occur when red blood cells, which are misshaped in those with the ...

NHLBI stops study of pulmonary hypertension treatment in sickle cell patients

... The National Heart, Lung, and blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of ... cell disease, one of the most common genetic blood disorders in the United States. Pulmonary hypertension is a debilitating condition of high blood pressure in the arteries that ...

Sunshine Heart Provides C-Pulse U.S. Clinical Update

... clinical studies, the C-Pulse system increases blood flow to the body and to the heart muscle itself ... which the heart becomes unable to pump sufficient blood to meet the body's needs. Over five million ... in cardiac output, an increase in coronary blood flow and reduction in the heart's pumping load. ...

Diabetes Screening Comes Home with A1c Testing

... a corporate wellness program that includes simple blood tests for diabetes and heart disease. ... values and offer a picture of a patient's average blood glucose level over the preceding two to three ... tests themselves by supplying a few drops of blood to a home test kit and dropping it in the mail ...

High Calcium Level in Arteries May Signal Serious Heart Attack Risk

... According to the National Heart, Lung and blood Institute, it is the leading cause of death in ... builds up inside the arteries that supply blood to the heart. When plaque builds up in the coronary arteries, blood flow to the heart is reduced and may lead to ...

High calcium level in arteries may signal serious heart attack risk

... According to the National Heart, Lung and blood Institute, it is the leading cause of death in ... builds up inside the arteries that supply blood to the heart. When plaque builds up in the coronary arteries, blood flow to the heart is reduced and may lead to ...

Tight Management of Type 1 Diabetes Worth the Effort

... 27 (HealthDay News) -- By carefully controlling blood sugar levels and taking medications that lower blood pressure and cholesterol, people with type 1 ... report that people who intensively manage their blood sugar levels have less than a 1 percent chance of ...

People Over 60 at Risk for 'Silent Stroke'

... High blood pressure and other factors play role, study says ... over the age of 60, especially those with high blood pressure, may experience a "silent stroke" and ... known as silent lacunar infarctions -- in which blood flow is blocked in one of the arteries leading to ...

Blood flow in Alzheimer's disease

... enzyme-2 (ECE-2), may cause the decrease in blood flow in the brain seen in Alzheimer's disease and ... patients, is thought to lead to narrowing of the blood vessels and reduction of blood flood in the brain. ECE-2 may contribute to the ...

Itanium Solutions Alliance Selects Sweden's Kiwok as the 2009 Innovation Awards Winner for Humanitarian Impact

... system for the National Health Service blood & Transplant organization that manages the entire supply chain of blood products from donation, through testing and blood product production, to the safe and timely issue ...
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