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

... Truth-teller Wendell Potter Asks white House Officials to See Insurance Crisis ... whistle-blower Wendell Potter has urged a white House presence at a Los Angeles stadium next week ... nonpartisan Consumer Watchdog urges the white House to respond to Potter's invitation. ...

White House Launches 'Fishy' Expedition

... 'Is the white House looking to intimidate and silence ... ( FRC ) President Tony Perkins denounced the white House's appeal for individuals to send the white House any email or health care messages deemed ...

Happy Employees Lead to Healthier Patients

... for People Performance Management and Measurement white paper examines link in hospital industry between ... should be in its people, according to a new white paper published by the Forum for People ... Director Annalisa Jacobs stated that this new white paper is just one of the FORUM's activities ...

Bipartisan Panel of Industry, NGO and Academic Experts Proposes New Rules for Science in Federal Regulation

... today released recommendations calling on the white House and federal agencies to make specific ... Many of these recommendations are relevant to the white House and federal agency effort to implement ... of the SPP report was released in March, and the white House has reviewed that report as part of its ...

Certain Arthritis, Crohn's Drugs May Raise Kids' Cancer Risk: FDA

... "it's good to have this information out there," white said. "It gives people with arthritis an ... are already at an increased risk for cancer, white noted. "Then you are giving a drug that ... will be to balance these risks and benefits, white added. "The risks of the side effects are often ...

Scott & White Leadership Invited to National Forum on High Quality, Low-Cost Health Care

... TEMPLE, Texas, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott & white Healthcare President and CEO, Alfred B. Knight, ... High-Quality Health Care in America." Scott & white Healthcare was the only Texas health care system ... model of providing patient care at Scott & white plays into the current federal efforts to design ...

Genetic Variation Associated With Survival Advantage in African Americans With HIV

... unique survival advantage if they have both a low white blood cell count (known as leukopenia) and a ... of African descent have, on average, lower white blood cell (WBC) counts than persons of European ... of accounting for other factors, such as the white blood cell count, to uncover the full effects of ...

Addiction Treatment Will Help Make Health Reform Affordable, New Analysis Shows

... white Paper Details "Unforeseen Benefits" of Addiction ... Treatment Gap (CATG) initiative. The white paper, "Unforeseen Benefits: Addiction Treatment ... at all." The "Unforeseen Benefits" white paper is available at ...

BurrellesLuce White Paper Gives Advice on Turning Twitter Connections Into Community Building Blocks

... A white paper just issued by BurrellesLuce, the leader in ... Livingston, NJ (PRWEB) July 13, 2009 -- A white paper just issued by BurrellesLuce , the leader ... from the widely used micro-blogging tool. The white paper also features a concise glossary of terms ...

British Medical Journal Report Supports SCHS White Paper on Statins

... Medical Journal (BMJ) support the findings of a white paper released last month by the Senior Center ... The BMJ findings parallel those of the June 29 white paper by the SCHS which found that research ... monitored regimen," said Cors. The SCHS white paper entitled Saving America's Seniors with ...

New Clues to Race Gap in Breast Cancer Outcomes

... cancer rates for more than 244,000 black and white women, using data from the National Cancer ... They looked at the ratios between black and white women when it came to the incidence, mortality ... women had the same ER-negative proportion as white women, and we found the mortality disparity would ...

Charlotte Cowan MD Honored by Obama Administration for Innovative 'Doctor Hippo' Series of Children's Books

... Prestigious Recognition by President Obama at the white House CONCORD, Mass., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- ... in the country. In an exclusive reception at the white House this week, Dr. Cowan was recognized by President Obama and members of his recently-formed white House Office of Social Innovation and Civic ...

Pivotal White Paper Examines Retail Industry's Critical Role in Reengineering the Health Care System

... Progressive Grocer magazine to publish the white paper "Retailing's Critical Role in ... the country's health care crisis. The white paper is a blueprint for improving consumer ... Grocer recognized the immediate value this white paper presents to its audience," said StayWell ...

Top Obama Administration Officials to Engage Latino Leaders on Critical Policy Issues in Los Angeles This Week

... at this year's Conference include: Cecilia Munoz, white House Director of Intergovernmental Affairs; Nancy Sutley, Chair, white House Council on Environmental Quality; Rebecca ... Affairs; and Adolfo Carrion, Jr., Director, white House Office of Urban Affairs. Conference ...

Alterations in brain's white matter key to schizophrenia, UCLA study shows

... a novel form of brain imaging to discover that white matter in the brains of adolescents at risk of ... and Human Behavior, focused on the brain's white matter which forms the major connections between different brain regions because it is known that white matter is disrupted in people who already have ...

Big disparities in the treatment of arrhythmias across Europe

... across the continent, were included in the EHRA white Book 2 . "This document is intended to be the ... who contributed the information gathered in the white Book. "One of the roles of a European ... to reduce the disparities". The first EHRA white Book was published in 2008 containing information ...

White House Health Reform Stakeholder Discussion Brings Palliative Care to the Table

... -- Nancy-Ann DeParle, Director of the white House Office of Health Reform, held the third and last in a series of white House health care stakeholder discussions with ... Health and Human Services. For this meeting the white House introduced an experimental online chat ...

Nationwide telemedicine networks are essential for successful health care reform

... strategy, a view they forcefully present in a white paper published online ahead of print in ... of the American Telemedicine Association. The white paper is available free online at ... benefits that greatly exceed its cost. The white paper, entitled "National Telemedicine ...

Depression May Lead to More Preemies Among Blacks

... are twice as likely to give birth prematurely as white women, and a greater likelihood of depression may ... birth prematurely compared with 8.5 percent of white women, according to the study, which appears in ... depressive mood among black women compared to white women may indirectly contribute to the greater ...

New White Paper Helps OEM Design Engineers Navigate the Force Transducer Selection Process

... Sensors for Design," a newly-published white paper from force sensor experts Tekscan, Inc. ... Sensors for Design," a newly-published white paper from Machine Design magazine and force ... product designers, and more. After reading this white paper, OEMs and product designers will understand ...

Sizable Health Disparities Evident in Every State Between Women of Different Racial and Ethnic Groups

... color in every state continue to fare worse than white women on a variety of measures of health, health ... of disparities on 25 indicators between white women and women of color, including rates of ... and education. Women of color fared worse than white women on most measures and in some cases the ...

White Paper Explains Package Validation Requirements For Medical Devices & Combinatory Products

... when testing medical device packaging. The white paper, " Package Validation Requirements For ... Specifically, the white paper discusses that medical device stability ... liability during shipment and storage. The white paper discusses: The necessity to ...

RiskMetrics Recommends That Providence Service Corporation Stockholders Vote for Providence's Director Nominees on the White Proxy Card

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Key to Wound-Healing May Be Explained in Fish Tail

... Zebra fish release hydrogen peroxide to call white blood cells to injury site, research shows ... to the summons from the hydrogen peroxide, white blood cells travel to the wound and start healing ... quite some time that when the body is wounded, white blood cells show up, and it's really a ...

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Avantpage Translations Releases White Paper on Capturing The Fastest Growing Healthcare Market In America

... -- Avantpage Translations recently released a new white paper, One Body, Many Voices: Claiming The ... most of this exciting opportunity. Avantpage's white paper was designed to help health care ... discussing future strategies. The complete white paper can be downloaded from Avantpage, the ...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Might Fight Swine Flu

... mice were also loaded up with "memory" T-cells -- white blood cells that were programmed to react to this ... It prevents activation of T lymphocytes, or white blood cells, whose function is to fight off ... a flu virus, the immune system dispatches these white blood cells to the lungs to get rid of the virus. ...

Cenegenics Poses Challenge to Obama for Successful Healthcare Reform

... a challenge to President Obama, who stated in a white House interview that he's "absolutely ... During a May 22nd C-SPAN interview at the white House Library with host Steve Scully, Obama said ... Cenegenics Boca Raton , challenge Obama and the white House to review and take note. "We say ...

Carefx's Newest White Paper Illuminates Healthcare CIOs' Growing Role in Operations, Strategic Thinking and IT Project Decision Making

... today released the second in a series of white papers documenting the increasing involvement of ... Chairman and CEO. "The second Carefx white paper shines a light on professionals who are ... moving the data around. Participants in the white paper include David Hotchkiss, Director of ...

Providence Service Corporation Issues Letter to Stockholders

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MyOutcomes Urges Government Leaders to Employ Consumer-Driven Outcomes Management in Reforming Behavioral Health System

... white Paper Recommends Proven Solution for Improving ... outcomes management systems, today issued a white paper calling on the Obama Administration and the ... efficiency of services. The authors of the white paper point to the "demonstrated potential to ...

Carefx's Newest White Paper Illuminates Healthcare CIOs' Growing Role in Operations, Strategic Thinking and IT Project Decision Making

... today released the second in a series of white papers documenting the increasing involvement of ... Carefx's Chairman and CEO. "The second Carefx white paper shines a light on professionals who are ... moving the data around. Participants in the white paper include David Hotchkiss, Director of ...

Study: Lower Legal Drinking Age Increases Poor Birth Outcomes

... births to 18- to 20-year-olds by 4.6 percent in white women and 3.9 percent in 18- to 20-year-old ... low-birth weight baby by 6 percent (4 percent for white women and 8 percent for African-American women); ... the likelihood of premature birth by 5 percent in white women under age 18 and by 7 percent in ...

Milliman Analysis: Preparing for Mental Health Parity

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Study: Lower legal drinking age increases poor birth outcomes

... births to 18- to 20-year-olds by 4.6 percent in white women and 3.9 percent in 18- to 20-year-old ... low-birth weight baby by 6 percent (4 percent for white women and 8 percent for African-American women); ... the likelihood of premature birth by 5 percent in white women under age 18 and by 7 percent in ...

National Coalition Hosts Event to Examine Costs Projections for Chronic Diseases

... New white Paper Outlines Possible Ways to Improve CBO ... Ph.D., and James C. Capretta, M.A., released a white paper, "Health-Care Cost Projections for Diabetes ... PFCD Executive Director Ken Thorpe, Ph.D. "This white paper is part of a growing body of evidence ...

Global Health Advocates Call for Pan-African Voices to Speak Up

... African Man Living with HIV/AIDS Presented to the white House "It is not morally right for the ... Letter to President Obama, which was sent to the white House on May 18th. (The full text of this letter ... Commerce, and by email to President Obama at the white House in Washington, DC, to demand full funding ...

White Castle Contributes $25,000 to Share Our Strength(R) to Help End Childhood Hunger in America

... economic times, childhood hunger is on the rise. white Castle is making a $25,000 contribution to Share ... the numbers have been growing. As a result, white Castle will be presenting a check for ... Debbie Shore of Share Our Strength at the white Castle at 3205 S. Ashland in Chicago , ...

Parental guidelilnes, consequences may be why fewer black teens smoke than whites

... Black adults are more likely to smoke than white adults and most smokers start as teenagers. But ... those substances. This applied to both black and white teens. The majority of eighth graders don't use ... in the 10th grade compared to 22 percent of the white teens. Black parents were significantly more ...

Quigley Corporation Receives Support from Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms; RiskMetrics and Glass Lewis Reject Dissident Stockholder Ted Karkus, Citing Failure to Provide Detailed Business Plan

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