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Pelosi, Democratic Leaders Remarks Today at News Conference on Legislative Accomplishments

... Becerra, and Assistant to the Speaker Chris van Hollen held a news conference this afternoon in ... respond to that? [Laughter.] Congressman van Hollen. What we talked about was the not coming ... message battle in August.] Congressman van Hollen. It will and I think what you've seen is ...

Colonoscopy Beats 'Camera Pill' at Catching Colon Cancer

... screening," said study lead author Dr. Andre van Gossum from the department of gastroenterology at ... more patients to get screened for colon cancer, van Gossum said. In time, "technological ... . SOURCES: Andre van Gossum, M.D., department of gastroenterology, ...

Fat-Cell Protein May Reduce Diabetes Risk

... said the study's senior author, Rob M. van Dam, an assistant professor at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston. van Dam said that he and his colleagues believe that ... produces other signaling molecules, according to van Dam, and most of these are destructive, not ...

Nation's First Eco-Friendly Mobile Health Van Launched by New Jersey Non-Profit Health Center

... mobile medical unit. The Highlands Health van will bring urgently needed, affordable health ... services to adults and children, the 37-foot van has been customized to be the "greenest," ... efficient vehicle of its kind. "Our health van gives us the ability to serve a rural population ...

Sad Dads May Lead to Crying Infants

... of mothers," said lead researcher Dr. Mijke P. van den Berg, a psychiatrist at the Erasmus Medical ... depression was related to excessive crying, van den Berg's team gathered data on symptoms of ... to be a risk factor for excessive infant crying," van den Berg said. It could be related to genetics, a ...

Give an Hour(TM)'s Volunteer Mental Health Professionals Provide More Than $1.4 Million in Services to Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans, Families, and Communities

... Founded in September 2005 by Dr. Barbara van Dahlen Romberg, a clinical psychologist in the ... to our generous providers," says Dr. Barbara van Dahlen Romberg, founder and president of Give an ... founded in September 2005 by Dr. Barbara van Dahlen Romberg, a psychologist in the Washington, ...

Group B Strep Screening Guidelines Sparing Newborns

... success story," said study author Melissa K. van Dyke, who was an epidemic intelligence service ... of early-onset GBS [group B strep] disease." van Dyke is now an epidemiologist at GlaxoSmithKline ... understanding the issues around false-negatives," van Dyke said. "While some false-negatives are ...

PHOENIX-AHF/Magic Johnson HIV Testing Caravan & Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS to Host Free HIV Testing Event at 'Off Chute Too'

... Johnson HIV Testing van Continues Three Week, 14 City Southern US ... AHF staffers and HIV testing counselors drive the van from Los Angeles to Washington through many ... and Indy 500-style flag waving ceremony for the van on Monday June 8 th from AHF's Carl Bean ...

Blair Underwood to Kick off AHF's U.S. HIV Testing Caravan, Monday June 8th, 11:00 AM (PST)

... & SEND OFF -- AHF/Magic Johnson HIV Testing van Begins Three Week, 14 City Southern US Testing ... AHF staffers and HIV testing counselors drive the van from Los Angeles to Washington through many ... and Indy 500-style flag waving ceremony for the van on Monday June 8th at 11:00am (PST) from AHF's ...

ULURU Inc. Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... Commenting on the financial results Renaat van den Hooff, President and CEO stated, "The ... code for Altrazeal(TM). Mr. van den Hooff continued, "Despite the great clinical ... Commission. Contact: Company Renaat van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. ...

PRA SPEAKING EVENT: Phase I Studies with Hepatitis C Compounds in Healthy Volunteers and Patients: Views from Inside

... Research Organization, announces Dr. Andre van Vliet, Vice President of Medical Affairs - Early ... on his 19 years of experience in this field, Dr. van Vliet will provide an inside look at ... well as pitfalls and obstacles. Dr. Andre van Vliet is a Board Certified internist, with ...

Good Kitchen Practices Can Keep You and Your Children From Getting Sick

... by the Society for Risk Analysis. Dr. Esther van Asselt, from the National Institute for Public ... or vomiting, and sometimes fever. In Dr. van Asselt's study, individuals were asked to prepare ... should remember from these study results, Dr. van Asselt said, "cooking the food properly, ...

Bentley University Presents Fifth Annual Bentley Leadership Forum, in Cooperation With TIME

... 1:30 p.m. Forum Highlights: Keynote by van Jones, Founder of Green For All and White House ... Stengel, TIME managing editor, remarks and van Jones Q&A WALTHAM, Mass., April 2 ... campus, the Forum will feature speakers van Jones, White House Special Advisor for Green ...

ULURU Inc. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2008

... Commenting on the financial results Renaat van den Hooff, President and CEO stated, "The ... Advisory Board. Mr. van den Hooff continued, "We are now in the process ... Commission Contact: Company Renaat van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. ...

AdaptaVan, LLC Expands National Availability of Wheelchair-Accessible Vans

... The AdaptaVan wheelchair accessible van is built on the extended wheelbase Chevrolet Express/GMC Savana Passenger van Chassis. Main Mobility -- builder of the ... customers with the safest wheelchair-accessible van on the market." About AdaptaVan, LLC ...

Medical Tourism - Choosing a Mexican Cancer Clinic

... treatments, they packed their children into a van and drove to a clinic in Hermosillo, in Sonora, ... pulled out of the parking space next to their van and sped away. When they reached their vehicle, ... get back home. They drove for days, slept in the van and ate only once a day. Back home, they ...

ULURU Inc. Announces Senior Management Change

... serve as a Director of the Company. Renaat van den Hooff has been appointed by the Board of ... of President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. van de Hooff was previously the Company's Executive ... Contact: Company Renaat van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. ...

Inspire Medical Systems Completes First Implant of the Inspire II System to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

... Inspire Medical Systems collaborated with Paul van de Heyning, M.D., professor of ... to helping patients with OSA," said Professor van de Heyning. Inspire Medical Systems was ... trial from 1998-2001. Professor van de Heyning implanted four of the eight patients ...

Coffee Drinking Lowers Women's Stroke Risk

... of stroke," said the study's co-author, Rob M. van Dam, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical ... such as cigarette and alcohol consumption, van Dam and his colleagues found that healthy women ... research. "This is quite an early finding," van Dam said. "And previous studies have been quite ...

Van Andel Research Institute of Michigan and Translational Genomics Research Institute of Arizona Undertake Unprecedented Alliance to Promote Science and Health

... GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The van Andel Research Institute (VARI) and the ... care. VARI is the research arm of the van Andel Institute (VAI), established in 1996 as a ... organization by the late Jay and Betty van Andel. "We are excited to welcome TGen as ...

Old-Growth Forests Dying Off in U.S. West

... will decrease by half," study co-author Phillip van Mantgem, a USGS research ecologist, said during a ... forests will store less carbon than they do now, van Mantgem said. "It introduces the possibility that ... for animals that depend on old-growth forests, van Mantgem said, and there might also be an ...

Cell transplantation and diabetes: New sites, new devices

... islet cells was the focus of a report by Dr. Dirk van der Windt and colleagues at the Thomas E. Starzl ... portal vein is current clinical practice," said van der Windt. "However, this site has several ... islet engraftment and survival." According to van der Windt, low oxygen tension and immune and ...

Dr. Edward Long Joins Van Scoyoc Associates

... in health appropriations and policy, has joined van Scoyoc Associates Inc., Washington's largest ... our health practice," said H. Stewart "Stu" van Scoyoc, President of the firm. "Ed's ... and varied career with Congress. "With the van Scoyoc team and particularly professionals like ...

Preparing for a Chlorine Gas Disaster

... gas since World War I," study lead author David van Sickle, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health ... mechanical ventilators on hand, he added. van Sickle was part of a team from the U.S. Centers ... in an urban area, according to the release. van Sickle and his colleagues tried to learn as much ...

New study examines effects of Graniteville, S.C., chlorine gas disaster

... to chlorine gas since World War I," said David van Sickle, Ph.D., a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ... gas release poses to health care facilities." van Sickle added that hospitals need to be able to ... would need to respond effectively in the future," van Sickle said. According to the report, many ...

The 2008 Youth Conference on the Game: A Weekend to Learn, Play and Honor

... Time Around First-year attendee Thomas van Trees, who joined his father Mark in representing ... to the diverse range of speakers. The van Trees family has worked hard to utilize the core ... about teaching children new things," the younger van Trees said. Likewise, fellow conference ...

UBC researchers discover gene mutation that causes eye cancer

... common eye cancer - uveal melanoma. Catherine van Raamsdonk, an assistant professor of medical ... that GNAQ regulates melanocyte survival," says van Raamsdonk. "When the GNAQ gene is mutated it ... for uveal melanoma were completely unknown," says van Raamsdonk. "No other research looked at mutations ...

AdCare Health Systems, Inc. Acquires Remaining Ownership in Van Wert Assisted Living Property

... of a 30-unit assisted living facility located in van Wert, Ohio. AdCare Health Systems ... can meet and engage in social activities. The van Wert property is large enough to allow for ... A. Tenwick, Chairman of AdCare, stated that "the van Wert acquisition is another example of AdCare's ...

Transgenomic Obtains Exclusive License to Mitochondrial DNA Damage Detection Technology

... University of Texas in the laboratory of Dr. Ben van Houten. In collaboration with Dr. Marschall ... atherosclerotic heart disease. Dr. van Houten, now at the Hillman Cancer Center at the ... is ranked 10th in funding from NCI. Dr. van Houten is the Richard M. Cyert Professor of ...

Ezra Van Gelder Joins Microchip Biotechnologies as Executive Vice President R&D

... for Life Sciences, announced today that Ezra van Gelder has joined its team as Executive Vice President of R&D. Ezra van Gelder brings Microchip Biotechnologies (MBI) ... equipment industries. Prior to joining MBI, Ezra van Gelder headed instrument and reagent development ...

St. Louis Bariatric Surgeon Amps Up the Fight against Morbid Obesity with New Website

... Dr. van L. Wagner with Heart of America Bariatrics, LLC ... (Vocus) November 25, 2008 -- Dr. van L. Wagner and the St. Louis, Missouri bariatric ... as diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. Dr. van L. Wagner, is a board-certified St. Louis, ...

Quintet of proteins forms new, early-warning blood test before heart attack strikes

... says study senior investigator Jennifer van Eyk, Ph.D., whose first step was to remove from ... of people on the brink of a heart attack," says van Eyk, a professor at the Johns Hopkins University ... about to happen or has already happened," adds van Eyk, director of the Johns Hopkins NHLBI ...

War Veterans With Traumatic Brain Injury Pay the Price of Waste at the VA, Says Dr. Robert Van Boven

... -- The following was released today by Dr. Robert van Boven, M.D., D.D.S.: A recent report from the ... to our wounded heroes," said Dr. Robert van Boven, physician-scientist specializing in TBI ... report a) substantiated the allegations made by van Boven of waste and mismanagement; b) confirmed ...

DaVita Abstracts Accepted into American Society of Nephrology Meeting

... MPH; Jennie Jing, MS; Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD; David van Wyck, MD; Gabriel M. Danovitch, MD; and Suphamai ... Deborah L. Regidor, PhD; Jennie Jing, MS; David van Wyck, MD; and Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD. -- Survival ... E. Miller, MPH; Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD; David van Wyck, MD; Joel D. Kopple, MD; and Kamyar ...

Latest LOGICARE(R) EDIS User Sees 'Tremendous Results'

... EAU CLAIRE, Wis., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- van Wert County Hospital, Van Wert, Ohio, has become ... Department application, OnRecord(TM) EDIS. van Wert County Hospital joins Conway Regional ... EDIS daily in their Emergency Departments. van Wert County Hospital began using OnRecord(TM) for ...

Olympian Van Dusen to Represent Body Bar Systems

... trade shows. "I am delighted that Ms. van Dusen will be representing Body Bar," commented ... She is a true champion." Last month, Ms. van Dusen recorded one of the biggest upsets ... in ten years of competition. This win qualified van Dusen as one of only four women to represent the ...

Study provides clues to preventing and treating cancer spread

... liver. To answer these questions, Dr. Hendrik van Deventer, assistant professor of medicine at the ... refer to these areas as "premetastic niches." van Deventer and his colleagues wanted to know what ... July issue of The American Journal of Pathology, van Deventer showed for the first time that that cell ...

Sensitive, Smart and Strong - Too Bad it's Just a Robotic Arm

... did a bad job for us," says Patrick van der Smagt, the coordinator of SENSOPAC , an ... robots, such as C-3PO or WALL-E are realistic, van der Smagt knows all too well how difficult it is ... actions quickly and precisely. However, says van der Smagt, "they are not very intelligent or ...

New Technique Harvests Stem Cells at Earlier Stage

... stem cell] lines at the 8-cell stage," Hilde van de Velde of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, ... compare the potency capacity of all four cells," van de Velde said. The work could have major ... we might consider changing our PGD policy," van de Velde said. The public mostly favors stem ...

Surrogacy still stigmatized, though attitudes changing among younger women

... tomorrow (Monday 7 July). Professor Olga van den Akker, from the Department of Psychology, ... to the couple and the child," says Professor van den Akker. "Those who thought that parenthood was ... parents like themselves." According to Professor van den Akker, this shows that potential surrogates ...
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