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MultiVu Video Feed: SCIELE PHARMA ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF ULESFIA(TM), FIRST AND ONLY FDA-APPROVED NON-NEUROTOXIC HEAD LICE TREATMENT

... first and only prescription medication that kills head lice by asphyxiation without potential ... now by prescription nationwide in time for peak head lice season as children will shortly be headed ... the ages of 3 and 12 years are infested with head lice, parasites that survive by injecting small ...

Virus May Affect Survival in Head and Neck Cancer

... (HPV) may improve survival in patients with head and neck cancer, U.S. researchers report. They ... far less HPV infection than whites, have poorer head and neck cancer survival rates. "There is ... fare worse with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck than whites, but this is the first clue ...

HPV Infection May Be Linked to Poor Head and Neck Cancer Survival Rates in African Americans

... survival in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Furthermore, African Americans had far ... fare worse with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck than whites, but this is the first clue ... "Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck is one of the fastest growing cancers, ...

HPV infection may be linked to poor head and neck cancer survival rates in African-Americans

... survival in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Furthermore, African Americans had far ... fare worse with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck than whites, but this is the first clue ... changing." "Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck is one of the fastest growing cancers, ...

Low prevalence of HPV infection may be tied to poor prognosis for blacks with head and neck cancer

... and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer have found that head and neck cancer patients who test positive for ... traditionally have had a poor prognosis for head and neck cancer. "For the first time, we have ... in survival between black and white patients with head and neck cancer appears to be the rate of HPV ...

New STAR Cranial Center of Excellence Offers Cutting-Edge Treatment to Central Florida Infants

... for infants with plagiocephaly and other head shape abnormalities, opened a third location on ... of repositioning efforts to see if the infant's head shape improves without STARband treatment. ... hours per day for three to six months, channeling head growth by applying constant, gentle contact on ...

Sleep Benefits From Tonsillectomy Peak at 6 Months

... the July issue of Archives of Otolaryngology -- head & Neck Surgery . The primary symptom in ... to the American Academy of Otolaryngology -- head and Neck Surgery. Children with sleep-disordered ... The American Academy of Otolaryngology -- head and Neck Surgery has more on sleep-disordered ...

Elton John, Billy Crystal, Tony Bennett, and Gladys Knight Help Starkey Hearing Foundation Raise More than $5 Million at Annual Fundraiser

... Arnold Palmer; Southern Methodist University head football coach June Jones; songwriter Paul ... Governor Tim Pawlenty; Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress; Minnesota Vikings trainer Eric Sugarman; University of Minnesota head basketball coach Tubby Smith; and many others. ...

There Is No Way to Sugar Coat These Donuts

... donuts with names such as "bipolar," "massive head trauma" and "manic malt." The "bipolar" donuts ... and half coconut shavings, while the "massive head trauma" features a frightened face with red jelly ... other. "Should my friend, who suffered major head trauma after a drunken driver hit him two weeks ...

CU-Boulder study shows brain's immune system may cause chronic seizures

... Chronic seizures caused by traumatic head injuries may result from chemicals released by ... has been serious damage to the brain, such as a head injury or infection, the immune system is ... the potential for being prevented, because known head injuries are often followed by latent periods ...

NUCYNTA(TM) (tapentadol) CII Immediate Release Tablets Now Available for Relief of Moderate to Severe Acute Pain

... cerebrospinal fluid pressure such as those with head injury and increased intracranial pressure. ... may obscure the clinical course of patients with head injury due to effects on pupillary response and ... should be used with caution in patients with head injury, intracranial lesions, or other sources of ...

For Every Blow to the Head, Quick Action Is Urged

... coming to emergency departments worried about head injuries. O'Shanick said his organization ... wanted to find out a lot about the basics of head injury, prevention issues, how much of a hit does ... to have a good understanding of the basics of head injuries, Vukmir said: "Most people who pass out ...

Could standard treatment for traumatic brain injury be wrong?

... athletes, the elderly and children, sustain head injuries, and nearly half of them will be ... to be examining closely." "The majority of head injuries are called mild traumatic brain ... of physiological consequences measured in severe head injuries also occurs in mild ...

New treatment combination proves safe for head and neck cancer patients

... 30 Patients undergoing treatment for advanced head and neck cancers may respond well to the addition ... School of Medicine, and co-leader of the head and Neck Cancer Program of the University of ... gefinitib to chemotherapy can delay the growth of head and neck cancer suggests a potential beneficial ...

Sexually Transmitted HPV Linked to Certain Head & Neck Cancers

... young men and women against HPV 16 to prevent head & neck cancers. The call comes amid growing evidence that certain cancers of the head and neck are strongly linked to HPV 16, a ... to Thom Loree, MD, Chair of RPCI's Department of head & Neck Surgery. Over the past 10 years, ...

STARscanner, STARband Cranial Helmets Making a Difference in the Lives of New York Children

... a flattening of the back or side of the head caused by resting for prolonged periods in one ... made from plastic and foam from Mary's unique head shape measurements. The helmet is worn 23 hours per day for several months, channeling front head growth by applying gentle pressure on protruding ...

STARscanner, STARband Cranial Helmets Making a Difference in the Lives of New Jersey Children

... old, his parents were shocked to note that Max's head was becoming very flat on one side. The family ... made from plastic and foam from Max's unique head shape measurements. The helmet is worn 23 hours per day for several months, channeling head growth by applying gentle pressure on protruding ...

STARscanner, STARband Cranial Helmets Making a Difference in the Lives of Children

... was four months old, her parents discovered her head was becoming very flat on one side. When the ... made from plastic and foam from Grace's unique head shape measurements. The helmet is worn 23 hours per day for several months, channeling head growth by applying gentle pressure on protruding ...

Senior Advertising Executive Joins Medeguide

... for Admax Networks, has joined Medeguide.com as head of Advertising and Sponsorship ... for Admax Networks, has joined Medeguide as head of Advertising and Sponsorship responsible for ... Unilever and Samsung. He was later tapped to head up the regional advertising activities for Admax ...

Amgen Highlights Data to Be Presented at ASCO

... said Sean Harper, M.D., chief medical officer and head of Global Development at Amgen. "These results ... and/or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (R/M SCCHN) receiving chemotherapy (CT) ... the DAHANCA-10 Aranesp pharmacovigilance trial in head and neck cancer patients will be presented. ...

'Super Lice' Repelled by All-Natural Products First Ever Independent Study Shows

... independent study reveals that the all-natural head lice product line, Rosemary Repel Hair Care, has ... as well as strand-by-strand removal treatments of head lice, conducted the new, independent in-vitro ... on a product with natural ingredients that deter head lice as opposed to chemical lice removal," ...

Lice Removal Salon Offers San Diego an Upscale Solution to an Undesirable Problem

... DIEGO, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hair Fairies, the head lice helpers, ( www.hairfairies.com ) today announced that it will open the first and only head lice removal salon in San Diego on May 12, 2009. ... full service salon dedicated to removing head lice. With salons in New York, Chicago, Los ...

Ladders, Swings and More Can Cause Peril

... -- A few simple precautions can help prevent head and neck injuries related to recreational or work ... are treated in hospital emergency rooms for head injuries, and nearly 12,000 are treated for neck ... excluded, the top 10 outdoor-related causes of head injury in 2007 were: Ladders, all types: ...

Kids Group Scores Obama, Congress in 100 Days Report Card

... marks to President Obama on the subject of Early head Start, head Start and child care. "To cite just one ... Obama's commitment to quadruple funding for Early head Start is fiscally and morally commendable," said ...

Experimental drug shows promise against head and neck cancer

... cancers may also help in treating cancers of the head and neck. The work is reported in the April 28th online edition of the Journal of Pathology . head and neck cancer refers to tumors in the mouth, ... Each year about 40,000 men and women develop head and neck cancer in the U.S., making it the ...

Survey shows Americans may be missing direct route to head and neck cancer care

... of Americans are diagnosed annually with head and neck cancers, but many adults are unaware of ... are diagnosed annually with cancers of the head and neck which include cancers of the oral ... were most surprised to hear ENT doctors treat head and neck cancers, and almost 7 in 10 expressed ...

Robotic Surgery Practical for Some Head, Neck Tumors

... surgery may be useful for removal of certain head and neck cancers, U.S. researchers say. Their ... April issue of the Archives of Otolaryngology -- head & Neck Surgery . "The surgical robot has ... guidelines for robotic-assisted surgery in head and neck cancer patients. "This clinical ...

Acupuncture eases radiation-induced dry mouth in cancer patients

... mouth - among patients treated with radiation for head and neck cancer, researchers from The University ... Center report in the current online issue of head & Neck . Xerostomia develops after the ... radiation. People who have cancers of the head and neck typically receive large cumulative ...

GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer Announce Innovative Agreement to Create a New World-Leading, Specialist HIV Company

... Dominique is currently Senior Vice President and head of GSK's Personalised Medicine Strategy. He is a ... Unit, Europe, Pfizer Zhi Hong, SVP and head of Infectious Diseases CEDD, GSK Abbas ... company upon the closing of the transaction. A head of R&D will be appointed to oversee all ...

Second European Radiosurgery Workshop Yields Record Attendance

... said Professor Volker Budach, M.D., Ph.D., head of the radiation oncology department and ... on the use of CyberKnife radiosurgery to treat head & neck cancers. The study, which looked at 46 ... tissue and eliminates the need for invasive head or body stabilization frames. About Accuray ...

Lori Hamilton, Wife of NASCAR Legend Bobby Hamilton, Urges Public to Attend Free Cancer Screenings During Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Week (OHANCAW)

... to get screened for cancer during the 2009 Oral, head & Neck Cancer Awareness Week (OHANCAW), being ... sites nationwide that annually offer free oral, head and neck cancer screenings during OHANCAW, ... Americans were diagnosed with cancers of the head and neck -- which include cancers of the oral ...

New Hair Product Line Addresses Common Scalp Conditions of Teens and Tweens

... Texty, formulated to solve a common teenage head smell problem and fill a gap in the teen hair ... to address the scalp problems and resulting head smell of teens and tweens, aged 8 to 19. ... to address teenage scalp conditions and combat head smell. Tying in the natural association ...

Blood test for brain injuries gains momentum

... test that can help predict the seriousness of a head injury and detect the status of the blood-brain ... Center researchers. News stories about tragic head injuries from the death of actress Natasha ... injury, the S-100B test accurately predicts which head injury patients will have a traumatic abnormality ...

Baby's Sleep Position May Not Affect Severity of Head Flattening

... -- Sleeping position doesn't affect the extent of head flattening in infants, U.S. researchers say. ... risk factors for the severity of asymmetrical head shape, known as deformational plagiocephaly (DP), ... sleep position does not affect the severity of head flattening. "We found a trend toward less ...

High dosage brachytherapy obtains excellent results in head and neck tumors

... obtains excellent results in the treatment of head and neck tumours, at the same time as reducing ... treated with high-dosage brachytherapy for head and neck tumours in world medical literature. ... of the Radiotherapy Department. Some cases of head and neck tumours require the application of ...

Catastrophic Head and Neck Injuries Among Focus for NFL Team Physicians and Clinical Staff at Fourth Annual Injuries in Football Conference

... team physicians, physical therapists, and head athletic trainers from the NFL and NCAA: ... Physician for Auburn University Michael Ryan, head Athletic Trainer from the Jacksonville Jaguars ... for the Washington Redskins Scottie Patton, head Athletic Trainer for the New Orleans Saints ...

STARscanner, STARband Cranial Helmets Making a Difference in the Lives of Children

... concern when she noticed that over time Dawson's head was becoming increasingly flat on one side. ... made from plastic and foam from Dawson's unique head measurements. The helmet is worn 23 hours per day for several months, channeling front head growth by applying gentle contact on protruding ...

Genetic changes outside nuclear DNA suspected to trigger more than half of all cancers

... was cross-referenced with genes "turned on" in 49 head and neck cancer samples and 19 normal tissue ... Califano and his team found 106 genes specific to head and neck cancer that were activated by the ... development," says Califano, who is director of head and neck cancer research at the Milton J. Dance ...

Chamberlain Group Surgical Training Model Facilitates New Treatment for Chronic Rhinosinusitis

... Trainer has Portable Life-like Patient head and Neck The Chamberlain Group Maxillary Clinical Sinus Trainer features a life-like patient head and neck with key anatomical landmarks such as ... "physicians using the new Chamberlain synthetic head report it is realistic and comparable to the ...

Lice Safe Introduces Licen Tool

... said Mary Burr Northeast Regional Director for head Lice Hero. head Lice Heroes ( www.headlicehero.com ) are one of the few licensed head lice service companies currently in the country. ...
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