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The Lupus Foundation of America Applauds New Legislation that Caps Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs

... Provides Protection for people with Lupus and other Chronic Diseases ... month. This is critical to controlling costs for people with lupus, as a past survey has shown that more ... that may provide a better quality of life for people with lupus. But these anticipated new treatments ...

DuPage Community Foundation Awards $15,000 Grant to Marianjoy Pediatric Continuing Care Program

... tax deductible. It was created to benefit the people of DuPage County and receives contributions and ... wishing to make lasting contributions to the people of DuPage. The earnings on these funds are then ... Foundation fosters a legacy of support for the people of DuPage County by making grants to ...

GeoVax Labs, Inc. Announces Six Month 2009 Financial Results and Provides Operational Update

... B, and C. In 2007, UNAIDS reported 1.3 million people living with AIDS in North America and 33.2 million people living with AIDS worldwide. Presently, there is ... AIDS vaccines are designed for use in uninfected people to prevent Acquired Immunodeficiency Disease ...

Steroid Can Ease Severe Sore Throat

... antibiotics alone, a new study suggests. "In people with severe sore throat, a single dose of an oral ... current information, that is not the conclusion people should have." Single-dose steroid use is ... and drinking, and feeling good, Wei said. "Also, people in the emergency room or children admitted for ...

School Closures May Not Be Necessary When Swine Flu Strikes

... contact a health-care worker as soon as possible. people at high risk (due to pregnancy, or medical ... for flu outbreaks, including a room set aside for people suspected of coming down with flu, as they wait ... cause sudden fever. "My only concern is that people who dont have flu, I think they are recommending ...

AlloSource Chosen as Healthcare Finalist in 2009 'Top Companies'

... AlloSource saved and enhanced the lives of more people in more communities than ever before. The Company ... from 2007 -- whose gifts helped thousands of people to improve their mobility and functionality. This ... mission: recognizing the contributions of the people and firms making an impact in our communities ...

Men With Angina Do Worse Than Women

... for either gender. The study of 1,785 people newly diagnosed with angina at 40 primary-care ... Buckley said, "I wish I did. We can't tell people why it is so. We need further research to get ... is no doubt about that," Buckley said. "Maybe people who have it should be chosen more carefully than ...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Michigan Attorney General and Michigan Office of Financial and Insurance Regulation Near Agreement on Rate Increases on Under Age 65 Individual Products

... product losses are driven by a growing number of people seeking their own coverage and a broken ... health insurance system in Michigan that protects people by requiring all insurance companies to cover people regardless of their health condition. We need ...

Health Insurance Whistleblower Urges Obama Health Chiefs to Join Him at Free Urban Health Care 'Expedition' in L.A. Stadium

... care services to uninsured and underinsured people who can't afford to see a doctor. See the ... I saw it in the faces of the thousands of people who had been waiting for hours in the rain to get ... used as additional treatment sites. Many of the people who came for care slept in their cars in the ...

Combo Treatment May Ease Depression After Stroke

... helps improve depression and recovery in people who've had a stroke, a new study suggests. ... problem," Veith said. The study involved 101 people who'd had a stroke and had been diagnosed with ... compared with a 32 percent decrease among people who had received usual care, which included ...

Stroke Doubles Risk of Hip, Thigh Fractures

... of a hip or thigh bone fracture is doubled for people who have a stroke, a new Dutch study finds. ... early as possible." Stroke survivors and older people in general should take measures to prevent future ... drugs." The study compared 6,763 people in the Netherlands who had fractures of the hip ...

Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared to Help New Jersey Workers Hurt by Recession

... of New Jersey, where there are more than 400,000 people out of work." Patients who qualify for ... "PPA is currently helping thousands of people every day," Tauzin added, including those who ... Partnership for Prescription Assistance, urging people to pick up the phone, log on to the Web site or ...

Rapid Swine Flu Test Misses Many Infections

... for the judgment of the clinician." Because people might test negative but actually have the flu, ... treatment with a drug such as Tamiflu. For people at high risk for flu complications, doctors ... 15 minutes. Respiratory samples were used from 65 people known to have swine flu or seasonal flu. The ...

Largest Survey of Its Kind Finds That People With Psoriasis Are at Risk for Other Medical Conditions

... -- Emerging research reveals that people with psoriasis are at risk for developing other ... by the National Psoriasis Foundation, of 5,000 people with psoriasis, nearly two-thirds report having ... patient survey: Nearly 70 percent of people with psoriasis are overweight or obese. 33 ...

Internists tackle key health reform issues

... system disproportionately benefits upper income people and does not benefit low-income people who do not owe income taxes, the self-employed, and people with individual market insurance. "A ...

America Takes on the Challenge to Fight Obesity

... together and take a stand. More than 1.3 million people from all 50 states, including government ... growing support network that a million people have already found in The Challenge." In ... Already the site has helped more than 1.3 million people "Give up the pounds not the fight," and shed a ...

Wrongful Death Lawsuit for Tyler R. Hill Against Ambassadors Group, docleaf, et al., Officially Settled

... and fraud against Ambassadors Group Inc., people to people International, docleaf Ltd. and other ... the settlement are confidential. Tyler died on a people ...

New Research Suggests Most Are Willing to Make Tradeoffs and Would Embrace Comprehensive Health Care Reform

... critically thinking through the alternatives, people were willing to make significant and surprising ... "Major reform efforts fail either because people have been engaged and reject them, or because ... of experts. Sequence the conversation. people have to work through certain questions before ...

AADE, Emory University and Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute Partner to Educate and Improve Access to Care for Atlanta-area Minorities with Diabetes

... quality and culturally appropriate services for people with diabetes by involving different members of ... and literacy characteristics of the people living there. About the AADE Founded ... our vision of successful self-management for all people with diabetes and related conditions. ...

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

... disparities and to optimize health care for more people in the U.S.," according to The Health Legacy ... disparities for tens of thousands of underserved people in Detroit and Wayne County," said Michigan State ... social factors influencing health. Treats people in the Mississippi Delta region where geographic ...

Hospice Care Eases the End for Loyal Pets

... the idea. The spike in interest is mostly from people who went through the hospice experience with a ... service in Vallejo, Calif. "These are the people who consider pets a part of the family and want ... for animals. "It is a service, I think, people are going to be asking for more and more," said ...

Stories to Promote Health and Enhance Lives

... its efforts to educate, inform, and empower the people of Chicago, SAVE THE PATIENT, a not-for-profit ... The goal of the series is to give everyday people the confidence to enact their patient rights, so ... the wealth of health care resources available and people who are actually aware of them." Ms. Janecek, a ...

4th Annual Case for Inclusion Report Ranks All 50 States on Community-Based Support

... Analysis of Medicaid Services to people with Disabilities Show Mixed Results ... While too much money is still spent isolating people in large institutions and waiting lists for ... productivity and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities. ...

Less Aggressive Care for More Severe Heart Disease

... News) -- A study assessing the treatment of people hospitalized for heart disease has produced a ... less likely to get it. The study of 143,999 people hospitalized between 2000 and 2008 found that ... The incidence of atherosclerosis is highest among people without a lot of money, he said, "and they may ...

Fish Oils May Prevent and Treat Heart Disease

... Review of studies involving 40,000 people points up benefits WEDNESDAY, Aug. 5 ... disease, but may even help treat it. "A lot of people know that omega-3 fatty acids are a good thing, ... amounts of omega-3 fatty acids each day for people in general, with greater intake recommended ...

Happy Employees Lead to Healthier Patients

... Forum for people Performance Management and Measurement white ... to a new white paper published by the Forum for people Performance Management and Measurement . ... that helps businesses understand the role of people in their organizations. Another effort underway ...

National Council on Disability to Call for Emergency Management Changes for People with Disabilities

... report on effective emergency management for people with disabilities at 9:45 a.m. on August 12 at ... of effective community efforts with respect to people with disabilities, and evaluates many emergency ... sectors. Additional information about people with disabilities and emergency management can be ...

Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine to Co-Host 2nd Annual "An Evening for Autism" Event

... and gold sponsor Tommy Bahama, more than 500 people from across the Southland are expected to attend ... these charities from providing services to people of all ages who struggle with autism. I am ... Seals creates life-changing solutions so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work and play. ...

Abnormal Brain Circuits May Prevent Movement Disorder

... Most people who carry a genetic mutation for a movement ... Manhasset, NY (PRWEB) August 4, 2009 -- Most people who carry a genetic mutation for a movement ... The identification of a specific abnormality in people with the genetic mutation who never develop ...

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

... syndrome and lymphoma (a type of cancer) . people with rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis may have ... the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, ... medicines that improve the quality of life for people worldwide. The Company's major divisions include ...

Elder Abuse, Neglect Make Early Death Far More Likely

... a new study shows. In addition, elderly people who are abused physically, emotionally, ... University Medical Center in Chicago. Though people often associate dementia or Alzheimer's disease ... is going to get larger, and the population of people armed to care for them is getting smaller. I ...

For Many, 9/11-Linked Trauma Emerged Years Later

... TUESDAY, Aug. 4 (HealthDay News) -- people directly exposed to the horrors of the Sept. 11, ... study has found. In fact, by 2006-2007, more people directly exposed to the event were reporting ... event, we found that the vast majority of these people are healthy, but we did find that asthma and PTSD ...

Pilot study: Workplace yoga and meditation can lower feelings of stress

... "My interest is to see whether or not we can get people to reduce their health care utilization because ... to receive the intervention later. Forty-two people completed the study. Those who received the ... what's already there. It's a tool that teaches people to become aware of their options. If they can't ...

With a Broken Hip Comes Higher Risk for Dying

... TUESDAY, Aug. 4 (HealthDay News) -- Older people who break a hip have nearly a 25 percent chance ... Journal . The study, which included 7,753 people aged 50 and older from all parts of Canada, found ... apply to U.S. residents as well as Canadians. people should start thinking about the possible dangers ...

BD and Direct Relief International Team Up to Provide Free Diabetes Insulin Injection Products to Americans Impacted by the Economic Downturn

... the launch of a new nationwide program to help people with insulin-dependent diagnosed diabetes who ... The rise in unemployment has caused many people to lose their health insurance and thus their ... "Unfortunately, financial hardship may force many people in communities across America to sacrifice their ...

New Collagen Meniscus Implant Opens New Vista for Knee Repair

... THE STONE CLINIC The Stone Clinic treats people with injuries from all over the world. Athletes and people with arthritis seek out the clinic's expertise in ... repair, regeneration and replacement and help people return to activities. For more information, see ...

Hip and back fractures increase mortality rates in people older than 50

... risk of death, found a new study of 7753 people in Canada aged 50 years and older published in ... ). According to the results, approximately 25% of people (both men and women) living in the community who ... for this condition that kills at least 25% of people with fractures from falls within 12 months. ....

Tennessee's New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery Launches Comprehensive Website Reaching out to Sufferers of Morbid Obesity

... the comprehensive approach it takes to help people fight morbid obesity. Using video, step-by-step ... is designed to reflect the many options for people to turn their lives around by safely losing ... more than 75 years experience in helping people fight obesity and permanently lose weight. ...

Disability.gov Adds Social Media Tools, Disability Resources and a New Design to Complement Information from 22 Federal Agencies

... Launch of revamped Web site with resources for people with disabilities coincides with Americans with ... the independence and full participation of people with disabilities in the workforce, the classroom ... response to the historic underemployment of people with disabilities. In collaboration with other ...

Five Questions About Eczema

... past several decades. (5) It is most common in people with a family history of eczema or other atopic ... dust or sand. (8) More than 15 million people in the US suffer from some form or degree of ... of time is not known. A very small number of people who have used TCIs have had cancer (for example, ...
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(Date:8/21/2014)... BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- A new study of American ... partner, men have the highest orgasm rates. On ... time, with their sexual orientation making little difference. ... On average, women experience orgasm 62.9 percent of ... -- and this pattern varies with women,s sexual ...
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