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Warner Chilcott Reports Operating Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2009 and Updates 2009 Full Year Guidance

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US Oncology Reports Second Quarter Operating Results

... and Risks On July 30, 2008, the United states Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") published a ... of 2005, we received a subpoena from the United states Department of Justice's Civil Litigation Division ... possibility of healthcare reform in the United states and its impact on cancer care specifically, the ...

Living in U.S. May Raise Hispanics' Cancer Risk

... about one in every three people in the United states will be Hispanic by 2050, she said. "Physicians ... who come and stay longer in the United states start adopting lifestyles that can lead to ... thinks that the health-care system in the United states is better able to detect cancers. But access to ...

Worldwide Gap Between Vision Care Attitudes & Behavior

... Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United states were surveyed to better understand the incidence, ... United Kingdom (77%), Italy (74%) and the United states (74%) report high rates of comprehensive eye ... in Hong Kong (18%), China (17%) and the United states (13%) are more likely than other countries to ...

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

... Report ( www.ucp.org/medicaid ), ranking all 50 states and the District of Columbia for the Medicaid ... populations. The report finds that all states have room to improve outcomes and services for ... Stephen Bennett. The top and bottom ten states in terms of quality of Medicaid service provided ...

YMCA of the USA Announces 16 Communities Selected for Statewide Policy Change Initiative to Reverse the Childhood Obesity Epidemic

... Communities in three states will serve as initial sites for initiative to ... funded by RWJF, with communities in three more states to be selected in 2010. Each team will receive ... these efforts into statewide models for six states with some of the highest childhood obesity rates ...

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Vytorin and Zetia Makers Settle Class-Action Suit With Proposed $41.5 Million

... previously settled similar claims with 35 states and the District of Columbia for $5.4 million. ... Texas and Massachusetts is pending in United states District Court for the District of New Jersey. ... and represented Washington and 12 other states in lawsuits against the tobacco industry that ...

The Scleroderma Foundation Applauds Introduction of First Bill in the Senate Promoting Research and Awareness of Scleroderma

... Research and Awareness Act" in the United states Senate. This important legislation, co-sponsored ... economic impact of scleroderma in the United states is $1.5 billion annually. The direct cost of ... scleroderma research in the United states . Media Contacts: Robert ...

Access to America's Orthopaedic Services Act of 2009 Introduced in the Senate

... (AAOS Act), S. 1548, was introduced in the United states Senate by Senators Benjamin Cardin (D-MD) and ... and health professionals and would encourage states to develop or expand activity programs for ... the leading causes of disability in the United states today. Such problems account for more than ...

Bionovo Presents Positive Results from Phase 1B Trial of Bezielle for Metastatic Breast Cancer

... are currently over 160,000 women in the United states living with advanced breast cancer who are ... survival. Over 192,000 women in the United states are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and ... deaths per year due to the disease in the Unites states alone. Bionovo, Inc. Bionovo is a ...

Innophos Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

... as increases in all product lines in the United states and Canada exceeded decreases in STPP & Other ... Results 2Q 2009 Versus 2Q 2008 United states Year on year quarterly net sales ... the mix of phosphoric acid supply in the United states and Canada. Approximately half of this increased ...

District of Columbia Cigarette Tax Increase Delivers Victory for Kids and Taxpayers

... increase, the District of Columbia will join 11 states that have increased their cigarette taxes this ... state cigarette tax at $3.46 per pack. Twelve states and the District of Columbia have cigarette tax rates of at least $2 per pack, and 27 states and D.C. have cigarette tax rates of at least $1 ...

Patents Issued Covering Stable Tablet Formulation and Once Daily Dosing Regimen for Kuvan

... (Nasdaq: BMRN ) announced today that the United states Patent Office has issued patents covering stable ... Tablets are indicated in the United states to reduce blood phenylalanine (Phe) levels in ... seven years of orphan exclusivity in the United states and ten years of market exclusivity in the E.U. ...

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

... statements presented in accordance with United states generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), ... of performance under GAAP in the United states of America. Management uses this measure in ... development of its products, required United states Food and Drug Administration clearance and other ...

National Council on Disability Monthly Bulletin for July, 2009

... Inquiry; Bill Botten , Access Specialist, United states Access Board; Pamela Parker , Manager, Special ... was pleased to support the efforts of the United states throughout the development of the Convention. The Convention will be signed by the United states in New York on July 30. The full text of ...

Cardinal Health Welcomes Record Number of Attendees at its Annual Independent Pharmacy Trade Show

... care needs.--- Additionally, because all 50 states now allow pharmacies to administer vaccinations ... product's launch. (1) United states Census Bureau, August 2008 (2) American ... pharmacy industry professionals across the United states - with buying opportunities, continuing education ...

FDA Approves TYVASO (Treprostinil) Inhalation Solution for the Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

... (Nasdaq: UTHR ) announced today that the United states Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ... Seeger of Germany and Lew Rubin of the United states for their critical pioneering efforts in making ... subsidiary, Lung Rx, Inc., in the United states at the beginning of September 2009. ...

BD Announces Results for Third Fiscal Quarter

... BD MEDICAL -------------- United states $397,898 $386,724 ... BD DIAGNOSTICS -------------- United states $299,374 $280,118 ... BD BIOSCIENCES -------------- United states $108,136 $116,239 ...

Tyco International Reports Third Quarter Earnings from Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.58 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.51 Per Share

... call, the telephone dial-in number in the United states is (800) 779-1532. The telephone dial-in number for participants outside the United states is (773) 799-3896. The participant code is TYCO. ... The dial-in number for participants in the United states is (866) 395-9163. For participants outside the ...

Cardica to Announce Fiscal 2009 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results on Thursday, August 13, 2009

... phone, please dial 866-314-9013 from the United states and Canada or 617-213-8053 internationally. The ... accessed by dialing 888-286-8010 from the United states and Canada or 617-801-6888 internationally. The ... Anastomosis Systems are marketed in the United states and Europe and its PAS-Port(R) Proximal ...

Mountain States Health Alliance Rolls Out TEDS Talent Management System

... City, TN (PRWEB) July 29, 2009 -- Mountain states Health Alliance (MSHA) , headquartered in Johnson ... States' team member learning. Mountain states Health Alliance provides comprehensive healthcare ... optimized the speed and effectiveness of Mountain states team member learning by automating all learning ...

Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. Reports $0.31 EPS for the Second Quarter 2009 and Raises Full Year EPS Guidance

... and operating 671 patient care centers in 45 states and the District of Columbia, with over 3,700 ... the Company's results of operations. The United states Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 ... 1,090 1,060 Number of states (including D.C.) 46 ...

Inverness Medical Innovations Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

... principles generally accepted in the United states of America ("GAAP") was $4.5 million, or $(0.02) ... principles generally accepted in the United states of America ("GAAP") and should not be considered ... principles generally accepted in the United states of America ("GAAP") and should not be considered ...

Houston Northwest Medical Center's Bariatric Program Rated Top 15% in the Nation by HealthGrades

... Northwest is one of only 88 hospitals in the 19 states studied identified as a "top" performer ... up from 54% in last year's study. Of the 19 states studies, over 61% of all procedures were ... performed in the years 2005, 2006 and 2007. The states included in the study are: Arizona, California, ...

QLT Announces Second Quarter Results for 2009

... Three months ended Six months ended states dollars, except June 30, ... (In accordance with United states generally accepted accounting principles) ... 30, December 31, (In thousands of United states dollars) 2009 2008 ...

LCA-Vision Reports Second Quarter Financial Results

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Study: Bariatric surgery patients have 67 percent lower chance of complications at top hospitals

... of bariatric surgery in hospitals across 19 states that provide all-payer information. The recipient ... in one-star hospitals (2.72 days). Of the 19 states studies, over 61% of all procedures were ... performed in the years 2005, 2006 and 2007. The states included in the study are: Arizona, California, ...

Kaiser Permanente to Provide Calorie, Nutrition Information on Cafeteria Menus

... eating habits and curb obesity. More than twenty states and localities have considered policies that ... at or near Kaiser Permanente facilities in six states and, urging neighborhood markets and corner ... We currently serve 8.6 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia . Care for ...

NBTY Reports Third Quarter Results

... comprised of Vitamin World Stores in the United states and LeNaturiste stores in Canada, were $51 ... of 442 Vitamin World stores in the United states and 86 LeNaturiste stores in Canada. ... nutritional supplements in the United states and throughout the world. Under a number of NBTY ...

UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc.'s Internal Investigation Leads to Former Executive Officer Pleading Guilty to Criminal Charges

... agency, in violation of Title 18, United states Code, Section 1001. During the plea ... credit card accounts. The United states District Court will impose sentence after review ... the Company. On July 23, 2009, Unites states Attorney W. Walter Wilkins expressed his ...

U.S. Expects 160 Million Doses of Swine Flu Vaccine by October

... quick spread. In the meantime, the United states is readying its first human trials of an ... first surfaced in Mexico and then the United states in mid-April, infections in the Southern ... a new outbreak of H1N1 swine flu in the United states in the fall. It will most likely start earlier ...

Medifast Independent Director Lt. Gen. Dennis McCarthy Confirmed as Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs

... McCarthy has served his country in the United states Marine Corps for over 36 years and most recently ... have a history of service to the United states of America: Maj. Gen. Leo V. Williams III, USMCR ... that currently serve our nation in the United states Armed Services as we fight this global war on ...

Surrogacy and Egg Donation Seminar with Free Egg Donation Cycle

... we were overwhelmed at the response." states the seminars keynote speaker, Surrogacy Lawyer ... we were overwhelmed at the response." states the seminars keynote speaker, Surrogacy Lawyer ... the donor medications for this cycle," states Michel Tournay the International Case Manager at ...

U.S. Swine Flu Vaccine Trials Set to Begin

... WEDNESDAY, July 22 (HealthDay News) -- The United states is readying its first human trials of an ... first surfaced in Mexico and then the United states in mid-April, infections in the Southern ... a new outbreak of H1N1 swine flu in the United states in the fall. It will most likely start earlier ...

Investigation Shows Threats, Restrictions Impose Severe Obstacles for Abortion Providers, Women Seeking Abortions

... stigma and opposition, the Declaration requires states to protect these workers. "As this ... The number of abortion providers in the United states fell by 25% just between 1992 and 2005. Without ... to abortion is meaningless." Two of the states featured in the report, North Dakota and ...

Many Young Adults Uninformed About Vaccines

... for children, but many young adults in the United states are unaware of the need to keep up with their ... (NFID). "Over 50,000 adults die in the United states each year as the result of diseases that are ... disease kills up to 4,500 adults in the United states every year. Schaffner is concerned that as ...

Major Study of Malpractice Insurance Finds No Basis to Limit Liability of Unsafe Health Care Providers

... five years. "Our study also shows that states that have passed severe medical malpractice tort ... medical error have rate changes similar to those states that haven't adopted these harsh measures. ... due to medical negligence each year. Many states have already afforded health care providers ...

NIAID set to launch clinical trials to test 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine candidates

... medical research institutions across the United states are set to begin a series of clinical trials to ... that threaten the health of people in the United states and around the world. Among the vaccines tested ... and medical organizations across the United states that provide a ready resource for conducting ...

Public Health Experts Discuss Infectious Diseases Threats at News Conference

... reportable infectious diseases in the United states is Chlyamydia trachomatis . The number of ... STD could be dramatically curtailed in the United states population if broad-based screening efforts were ... "The majority of households in the United states own a pet, and exposure to animals in public ...

World's 1st Swine Flu Vaccine Trials Start in Australia

... surge of swine flu cases where perhaps the United states won't have to worry about it as much until their ... first surfaced in Mexico and then the United states in mid-April, infections in the Southern ... Schuchat said the CDC is working with states and local governments to develop vaccination ...
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