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Detroit Physician Among 10 Finalists for J.H. Kanter Prize

... Legacy Partnership, sponsor of the prize. doctor Smitherman, an internal medicine specialist, is ... "While our nation is debating health care reform, doctor Smitherman has been working under the radar for ... nominations from state medical associations. doctor Smitherman was nominated by MSMS and the Wayne ...

Amgen and Wyeth Statement on FDA Announcement About Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Blockers

... patients have died from these infections. Your doctor should test you for TB before you take ENBREL and ... Before starting ENBREL, tell your doctor if you: Think you have, are being ... there is more risk for getting TB. Ask your doctor if you are not sure. Live or have lived in ...

More Than One in Five 12 to 17-Year-Olds Have Trouble Seeing in Class

... be referred for a complete eye exam by an eye doctor (ophthalmologist or optometrist). The combination of primary care doctor eye evaluations and vision screenings with a referral for a complete eye exam by an eye doctor is the recommendation of the American Academy of ...

Consumer Reports Launches Online Hospital Ratings for More Than 3,400 U.S. Hospitals

... that will mean frequent diagnostic tests and doctor visits, more reliance on specialists instead of ... intense care -- longer hospitalizations and more doctor visits -- rate the quality of care lower, and ... plus Ratings for eight performance measures: doctor communication, nurse communication, room ...

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

... SUSTENNA(TM) and similar medicines. Call the doctor right away if you develop symptoms such as a high ... is potentially serious. You should talk to your doctor about any current or past heart problems. Because ... having a heart rhythm abnormality, contact your doctor IMMEDIATELY if you feel faint or feel a change ...

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

... with INVEGA(R) and similar medicines. Call the doctor right away if you develop symptoms such as a high ... with INVEGA(R) and similar medicines. Call your doctor right away if you start to develop twitching or ... is potentially serious. You should talk to your doctor about any current or past heart problems. Because ...

Minority and Women's Advocacy Groups Send Letter to California Attorney General Jerry Brown Requesting Investigation Into Discrimination by Health Insurance Companies

... before they can have access to the one the doctor initially prescribed. The result of this ... to deny a patient access to a medicine the doctor knows will relieve their pain and to require the ... the insurer will cover the medicine that the doctor thinks is the most appropriate treatment. ...

Photos: One Million Patients Choose Hologic's NovaSure(R) System Over Hysterectomy

... "Around my fortieth birthday, I first told my doctor that my menstrual periods were getting heavier," said Yvette. "My doctor tried to regulate my cycle by changing my birth ... my birthday dinner, I decided to talk to my doctor again about my cycle to discuss alternative ...

Ten Secrets for Getting High Quality Plastic Surgery at More Affordable Prices

... relocates and has to look for new patients. That doctor is more inclined to lower his fees at his or her ... significant portion of your procedure's fees. A doctor who has his or her own operating room is more ... the same day you have your consultation. Every doctor knows that once you leave the office there's a ...

Colon capsule endoscopy diagnoses 64 percent of total polyps detected by conventional colonoscopy

... lesions (cancer of the colon), according to doctor Miguel Muoz Navas, Director of the Department of ... patients suspect of having lesions in the colon. doctor Muoz explains that in some cases the presence of ... the 100% diagnosed with conventional colonoscopy. doctor Muoz pointed out that this is a relatively low ...

Independence Blue Cross Harnesses Technology to Connect the Dots on Patient Care

... tool: Clinical Alerts. The notices help a doctor identify before a patient's appointment whether ... about diagnostic tests conducted by another doctor to find out whether patients have had recommended ... is unaware that he or she is late for a test, the doctor may not be aware of the need for a preventive ...

Lilly to Unveil More Than 30 Studies at Premier Lung Cancer Meeting

... If you are allergic to ALIMTA, tell your doctor because you should not receive it. If you think ... drugs used to treat pain or swelling). Tell your doctor if you are taking other medicines, including ... and during your treatment with ALIMTA. Your doctor may adjust your dose of ALIMTA or delay your ...

What the Medical Biller Knows (That You Should Know)

... Andrew Graham, the firm's CEO. Your doctor will be more helpful to you if you are sensitive ... quickly if you agree to an appointment with a doctor that is not your personal physician. If seeing your personal doctor is important to you, be ready to plan your ...

Jury Awards Valley Medical Center Patient $1.8 Million for Nursing Negligence

... evening. "She told her family and her doctor that her legs felt better than they had felt in ... represented Sandbo and her family. "She and her doctor were very pleased with the results of the ... and its staff failed Ellen Sandbo, and failed doctor Thompson in his efforts to help his patient," ...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs

... debt to the hospital plus another $6,000 to the doctor -- way beyond my budget. Since then, ... I discovered a lump in my breast. I called my doctor to see what it would cost me to see her and she ... that hadn't gone away, so I went to see another doctor who had ordered an ultra-sound, a mammogram, a ...

Kansas City Patients Rate Their Doctors in Most Reliable Survey of Its Kind

... "These are essential to a successful visit to the doctor and are qualities likely to help patients develop ... Say They Have Good Experiences of Care with Their doctor A sample of the findings includes: ... (78) percent of patients reported that their doctor "always" listens carefully to them. ...

How to Afford Health Care in Hard Times

... in a generic alternative. Check with your doctor to see if you still need to be on all the ... plans. Discuss your situation with your doctor Let your doctor know if there are issues that may impact your ...

Full Transcript of House Democrats' Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation

... choice to Americans, including keeping your doctor or plan if you like them, better quality of care ... will provide choice of care. You can keep your doctor and your current plan if you like them. Your ... will increase the quality of care. You and your doctor will make health care decisions, not your ...

Doctor Mortgage Alliance, The National Real Estate Referral Firm That Specializes In Finding Real Estate Loans, Has Just Expanded Their Services

... doctor Mortgage Alliance, the national real estate ... Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) July 14, 2009 -- doctor Mortgage Alliance, the national real estate ... are unaware that these specific programs exist - doctor Mortgage Alliance aims to make available all of ...

Supergoop! Award-Winning SPF 30 Sunscreen & Skin Protection Lotion Featured On The Today Show

... mission to help those in need across the country, doctor T's Supergoop! CEO & Founder, Holly Thaggard, ... in the way modern families view sun protection. doctor T's formula has won the "Gold Triangle Award ... is backed by the American Academy of Dermatology. doctor T's certified organic, aloe-vera based sun ...

European Consumers Share a High Interest in Healthcare, but Hold Varied Views on Many Health Issues New TNS Healthcare Study Reveals Both Differences and Similarities in Health Views across Europe

... in all countries agree that they only go to the doctor when necessary. They also believe that they know when to visit a doctor vs. when to self medicate. "Interestingly, ... the statement that they know when to go to the doctor and when to self medicate, more than 50% of ...

Despite More Tests, Some Aren't Getting Results

... "It used to be you'd spend a half-hour with your doctor and they'd order one test. Now they spend 15 ... others might take two weeks. "If you add in a doctor who's not just seeing you but seeing 20 or 30 ... heard in a timely manner, make sure you or your doctor follows up. "Ultimately, it's your health," ...

Lilly Receives Fourth FDA Approval for ALIMTA(R) (pemetrexed for injection)

... If you are allergic to ALIMTA, tell your doctor because you should not receive it. If you think ... drugs used to treat pain or swelling). Tell your doctor if you are taking other medicines, including ... and during your treatment with ALIMTA. Your doctor may adjust your dose of ALIMTA or delay your ...

4 out of 5 CA Voters Demand Health Insurer "Code of Conduct"

... of health care and why nearly a third put off doctor visits or skip medication to save money." ... that patients have the right to know if their doctor is getting financial incentives, and 73% believe ... five voters (38%) say they have had to put off a doctor visit or skip taking a medication to save money. ...

Seek Out Credentials Before Choosing a Physician - Is Your Cardiologist Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease?

... recommends that consumers who are searching for a doctor select a board certified physician and confirm ... cardiac specialist should first determine if the doctor is certified by an ABMS Member Board that ... Board certification indicates that the doctor has: Earned a medical degree ...

'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Legendary Rapper and Popular Actor Ice-T

... myself get frustrated," he says. "Finally, the doctor basically told me, 'You can die from this.' ... received his diagnosis only when he went to the doctor for an unrelated problem. That's why he ... be safe." In fact, he points out, seeing a doctor regularly is really the only way to know whether ...

SIRIUS XM's Doctor Radio to Air July 4th Family Special '24 Hours About Our Kids: Why Kids Behave the Way They Do'

... homosexuality and more explored on marathon of doctor Radio's weekly child psych show NEW YORK, ... Our Kids: Why Kids Behave the Way They Do , on doctor Radio, its 24/7 health and medical channel ... About Our Kids is a July 4th weekend marathon of doctor Radio's weekly child psychiatry and psychology ...

Bladder Cancer No Longer a Death Sentence

... were inconclusive. Suspecting an infection, his doctor gave him antibiotics. Within 24 hours, the blood ... surgery to remove the tumor. While his doctor was cautiously optimistic, further testing ... tumor had penetrated the muscle wall. "My doctor wanted to remove my bladder, prostate and ...

Focusing on Hispanic Eyecare

... Optician. The Optometrist is an eye care doctor who examines, diagnoses, treats and manages ... cases, one more year in a residency program. A doctor of optometry will tell you if you need glasses ... surgery, as this eye care provider is a medical doctor licensed to practice medicine and perform eye ...

It's Time For Nurses To Be Heard!!

... in the specialty: I know this doctor mainly by reputation or by what I've heard from ... by this doctor, but have not worked with the doctor directly in the treatment process. (2) I have worked directly alongside this doctor in providing treatment in this specialty. (3) ...

Pages to Doctors Don't Always Hit the Mark

... repeatedly to try to get in touch with another doctor whose patient was having chest pains," he ... numbers on the pager had been transposed. "The doctor had actually been available all day and wasn't ... The paging system is set up to contact that doctor at the given time. "The nurses don't have to ...

Doctor Diabetic Supply, Inc. Acquires Diabetes Source Rx

... MIAMI, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- doctor Diabetic Supply, Inc., one of the nation's ... is an important step in the execution of doctor Diabetic Supply's growth strategy. Customers from ... Source Rx will be easily integrated into the doctor Diabetic Supply family of clients, given the ...

Free Ask a Doctor Online Services Can Save Lives with Both Expert and Novice Input

... reveals that consumers value BOTH doctor and patient sources. In fact, website visitors ... or patient-doctor opinion 63% of the time. Ask a doctor programs must integrate both perspectives to gain ... more than half prefer to consult with both a doctor and other patients about health conditions. ...

Elder Care Expert Doctor Marion Receives Accolades from Lehman College, Mature Market Resource Center in Same Week

... -- Nationally-recognized elder care expert doctor Marion(R) ( www.doctormarion.com ), author of ... for aging parents and loved ones. On May 28, doctor Marion received the 2009 Lehman College Alumni ... Manhattan. Days later, her self-syndicated "Ask doctor Marion" column series -- published monthly in ...

Low T Specialist, reNEW MAN Promotes National Network of Doctors

... andropause. Potential Concerns with a Family doctor Treating Andropause: 1. They typically under ... case scenario to a patient is when the family doctor over treats the hormone deficiency. Family ... monitor male hormone levels in the same way a doctor in the reNEW MAN national network of andropause ...

Consumer Watchdog to Congress: Put Patients' Bill of Rights Back on the Table

... Americans will not be able to afford to go to the doctor even if they can pay the monthly premium. For ... law. Refusing access to expensive doctor recommended medications and devices . HMOs and ... to receive a bill from an emergency room doctor after receiving emergency treatment. The problem ...

New Option for Erasing Wrinkles

... both a visually pleasing and a safe outcome. The doctor you choose should also either provide the ... You have the right to request that your doctor perform the injection if you wish." ... with one or the other in the past, let your doctor know," recommended Coalition leader Mary ...

Lilly Resubmits Cymbalta(R) Supplemental New Drug Application for Chronic Pain to U.S. Food and Drug Administration

... and young adults. Patients should call their doctor right away if they experience new or worsening ... glaucoma. Patients should speak with their doctor about any medical conditions they may have ... or diabetes. Patients should talk to their doctor if they have itching, right upper belly pain, ...

Make Sure Your Baby is Seeing the Most Important Things in His World

... distances. Prescription status - The doctor of optometry uses lenses and light from a small ... tear ducts, and other parts of the eye. The doctor will check pupil function and assess visual ... eye. And once the baby's eyes are dilated, the doctor can examine the inner eye. ...

Customer Loyalty Tool Widely Used in Most Industries is Now Available to Doctors

... concept may reduce costs by over $6,000/year per doctor -- hence, a hospital with 1,000 doctors currently ... tool. Here is how the service works: the doctor signs up for the service for $65/month and then ... every quarter. During the patient's visit, the doctor or the staff hands out to patients an invite ....
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