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July 2009 Mayo Clinic Health Letter Highlights a Positive Outlook, Bell's Palsy and Heart Valve Repair

... Optimists reported having fewer health problems and fewer difficulties with work or daily ... without open heart surgery. Two main problems occur with heart valves: narrowing (stenosis) ... flows in the wrong direction. Both problems traditionally have been addressed -- with good ...

Large, Long-Term Study Shows Avandia Has No Increased Overall Cardiovascular Risk Compared to Other Commonly Used Diabetes Medicines

... been associated with a variety of serious health problems including heart disease, stroke, eye damage, kidney failure and foot problems that lead to amputations. GlaxoSmithKline ... AVANDIA may increase your risk of other heart problems that occur when there is reduced blood flow to ...

Feldenkrais(R) Movement Institute Announces Simple Non-Surgical Solutions for Jaw and Facial Pain (TMJ)

... exercises help reduce stress-related TMJ problems and create healthy, pain-free habits ... for the original TMJ symptoms. TMJ-related problems such as headaches and grinding teeth (bruxism) ... program, which addresses specific postural problems underlying jaw dysfunction, can produce amazing ...

InnoCentive and Nature Publishing Group Announce Partnership to Facilitate Open Innovation

... challenges, via an online marketplace for problems and their solutions. The concept of "open ... face, by using external expertise to solve problems and drive development of new products and ... billions of dollars on R&D, submit complex problems to the InnoCentive Marketplace where more than ...

GSK Believes There Is No Liver Safety Issue With AVANDIA; Responds to Public Citizen Petition

... AVANDIA may increase your risk of other heart problems that occur when there is reduced blood flow to ... eye disease called macular edema. -- Have liver problems or had liver problems while taking REZULIN(R) (troglitazone). -- ...

Recent Study Demonstrated VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Improvements in Behavior, Inattention, and Math Test Scores from 1.5 Hours up to 13 Hours following Administration in Children with ADHD

... demonstrated significant improvement in math problems attempted and answered correctly with improvement ... (PERMP) is an age-adjusted collection of math problems that provides an objective measure of performance ... seizures; glaucoma; a history of problems with alcohol or drugs; agitated states; taken ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards $2 Million for Research on Cognitive and Mood Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease

... often report these symptoms, which range from problems with executive function (the ability to ... and anxiety; and behavioral issues including problems with impulse control, to be among the most ... shed light on the pathological gambling and other problems with impulse control that may be linked to ...

Consensus Document Outlines Practical Steps for Reducing Gastrointestinal Risks of Antiplatelet and NSAID Use

... risk to be able to prevent gastrointestinal problems as antiplatelet therapy is actually initiated," ... complicates attempts to manage risk. Since GI problems may arise with few, if any, symptoms (e.g., blood ... to reduce the risk of gastrointestinal problems to improve public health," says James ....

FDA Updates Label for AVANDIA(R) to Include Clinical Findings Demonstrating Sustained Glycemic Control for Up to Five Years

... AVANDIA may increase your risk of other heart problems that occur when there is reduced blood flow to ... if you: -- Have heart failure or other heart problems -- Have liver problems or liver disease -- Are pregnant or are nursing ...

Two Large, Independent Outcomes Trials Offer New Important Safety Information on Cardiovascular Effects of AVANDIA(R)

... AVANDIA may increase your risk of other heart problems that occur when there is reduced blood flow to ... if you: -- Have heart failure or other heart problems -- Have liver problems or liver disease -- Are pregnant or are nursing ...

Large, Long-Term Veterans Affairs Diabetes Trial (VADT) Reveals Important Cardiovascular Safety News on AVANDIA(R)

... stroke, eye damage, kidney failure and foot problems that lead to amputations. An epidemiological ... AVANDIA may increase your risk of other heart problems that occur when there is reduced blood flow to ... if you: - Have heart failure or other heart problems - Have ...

Biological Psychiatry Publishes Study Showing VYVANSE Demonstrated Significant Efficacy for Treatment of ADHD for up to 12 Hours After Administration

... also demonstrated significant improvement in math problems attempted as compared to placebo, as measured by ... time period, the LS mean change in PERMP math problems attempted from the first measurement was 49 ... PERMP is an age-adjusted collection of math problems that provides an objective measure of performance ...

Post-Hoc Data Show Daily Activity Participation, Independence and Sleep Quality Improved in Adults with Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis After Treatment with ORENCIA(R) (Abatacept)

... sleep disturbance, drowsiness, and sleep problems Index I and Index II. Sleep problems Index I and II are summary scores based on ... placebo group (p-value less than 0.0001) sleep problems Index I was -9.5 in the ORENCIA group and -1.4 in ...

Syndicom SpineConnect Web Platform Chosen for Applied Spine's Leg and Back Pain Clinical Trial of Its Stabilimax NZ(R) Dynamic Spine Stabilization System

... and thoroughly documented way to identify problems earlier and take corrective action sooner, thus ... over the world to the table to solve real-world problems in real time," said Richard Guyer, M.D., ... to work together and solve problems in a timely, ef.cient and economical way. The ...

You May Have a Thyroid Problem and Not Know It - Particularly If You're Over 60, Says a New Harvard Medical School Report

... and their doctors may attribute these problems to simply getting older. Occasionally, seniors with thyroid problems will exhibit symptoms that don't occur in younger ... hyperthyroidism -- risk factors for thyroid problems -- causes of ...

Vectibix(R) in Combination With Chemotherapy Significantly Improved Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

Amgen Announces Positive Top-Line Results for Denosumab in Trial for Delay of Skeletal Related Events in Bone Metastases Patients Compared to Zometa(R)

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

Video: FDA Approves INVEGA(R) SUSTENNA(TM) for the Acute and Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia

... to your doctor about any current or past heart problems. Because these problems could mean you're having a heart rhythm abnormality, contact your doctor ... leakage of milk from the breasts, development of breasts in men, or problems with erection. Some people may feel faint, dizzy, or may pass out ...

Schering-Plough Announces U.S. Filing of Mometasone Furoate/Formoterol Fumarate Combination for the Maintenance Treatment of Asthma

... his/her symptoms. ASMANEX may increase the risk of some eye problems such as cataracts, glaucoma, and increased intraocular pressure. Patients with a change in vision or a history of eye problems should be monitored by their health care provider. Use ASMANEX as ...

ASMANEX(R) (Mometasone Furoate Dry Powder Inhaler) Now Approved in Japan for the Treatment of Bronchial Asthma in Adult Patients

... controls his/her symptoms. ASMANEX may increase the risk of some eye problems such as cataracts, glaucoma, and increased intraocular pressure. Patients with a change in vision or a history of eye problems should be monitored by their health care provider. Use ASMANEX as ...

Denosumab Demonstrates Superiority Over Zometa(R) in Pivotal Phase 3 Head-to-Head Trial in Breast Cancer Patients With Bone Metastases

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

King Pharmaceuticals Showcases Data From Pain Pipeline of Medicines Designed to Deter Common Methods of Non-Therapeutic Use

... ACUROX(R) and EMBEDA (TM) Data Highlighted at the College on problems of Drug Dependence Annual Meeting RENO, Nev., June 25 /PRNewswire/ ... that are in development, at the 71st Annual Meeting of the College on problems of Drug Dependence. King is also developing other pain medicines ...

School of Dentistry Studies Link Between Oral Health and Memory

... like to go full circle and do an intervention -- to clean up some of the problems in the mouth and then see if the inflammatory markers go down." ... don't yet understand whether microorganisms in the mouth create health problems or whether the body's inflammatory response is to blame. It may be a ...

New Analysis Shows Efficacy of SIMPONI(TM) (golimumab) in Anti-TNF Experienced Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

... or feet. Rarely, people using TNF blockers can have nervous system problems such as multiple sclerosis. Tell your doctor right away if you have ... or legs, or numbness or tingling in any part of your body. Liver problems can happen in people using TNF blockers. Contact your doctor immediately ...

Two-Year Data Show Patients Receiving SIMPONI(TM) (golimumab) Experienced Sustained Improvement in Signs and Symptoms of Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

... or feet. Rarely, people using TNF blockers can have nervous system problems such as multiple sclerosis. Tell your doctor right away if you have ... or legs, or numbness or tingling in any part of your body. Liver problems can happen in people using TNF blockers. Contact your doctor immediately ...

New Poll Finds Disease Prevention is Top Priority for Americans in Health Reform

... Max Baucus (D-Mont). "Today, we spend nearly $800 billion on health problems that are directly linked to lifestyle and poor health habits each ... brought experience, commitment, and a rigorous, balanced approach to the problems that affect the health and health care of those it serves. Helping ...

Video: UCB Launches Vimpat(R) in the U.S. for Add-On Treatment of Epilepsy in Adults

... dizziness, headache, nausea and blurred vision. Vimpat(R) may also cause problems with coordination and balance. Patients should not drive, operate ... Lacosamide should be used with caution in patients with known conduction problems or severe cardiac disease such as a history of myocardial infarction or ...

Study Confirms: Your Hidden Food Allergies Are Making You Fat

... primarily by exposure to incompatible foods, is at the root of metabolic problems like diabetes, cardiovascular disease and obesity. The immune system ... and chemicals. These inflammatory reactions are linked to chronic health problems like obesity and diabetes, as well as skin, heart, joint, and digestive ...

New Data for Abbott's TRILIPIX(R) (fenofibric acid) in Combination with Rosuvastatin Calcium Shows Improvement on Key Lipids for Cholesterol Management

... or muscle safety issues were identified in this study. Muscle related problems can occur with TRILIPIX and rosuvastatin calcium alone. The risk of these ... be reported to a healthcare provider right away. Rarely, muscle-related problems can cause kidney damage and can be fatal. The risk of these side effects ...

CDC Analysis Finds Unique Social and Behavior Intervention Helps Reduce MRSA Rates Up to 62% in Study Hospitals

... multicenter interventions to reduce endemic antimicrobial resistance problems among U.S. hospitals are extremely rare," says John A. Jernigan, MD, MS, ... that, in every organization or community, there are people who solve problems better than peers who have exactly the same resources. The PD process ...

Freezing Prostate Cancer Does a Man's Body Good

... its neurovascular bundles, limiting the side effects of bladder control problems (incontinence) and erectile dysfunction (impotence) that result from more ... because invasive treatments can cause side effects such as bladder control problems and erectile dysfunction (impotence). Men are classified as being at low, ...

Got Pain?

... million for hand and finger pain. Common hand and finger problems can include arthritis in the base of the thumb, Dupuytren's Disease (a ... Botulinum injections) have aided a hand surgeon's ability to combat these problems and get patients back to full function. Arthritis of the Base of ...

American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2009 Annual Meeting 'Highlights and Hot Topics'

... population, where age is the major risk factor for "shoulder girdle" problems such as rotator cuff tears in the shoulder and bursitis, paraplegic ... Paraplegic women were found to be at much higher risk of painful shoulder problems than paraplegic men. Stress Fractures as Indicators of Underlying ...

Independent Data Monitoring Committee Recommends Resuming Enrollment of Non-Squamous NSCLC Patients in the Motesanib MONET1 Trial

... Also, Amgen or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with Amgen's products after they are on the market. Amgen's business may ... its products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of Amgen's products that implicate an entire ...

Nplate(R) Approved in the European Union for the Treatment of Chronic Immune (Idiopathic) Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

Long-term Follow Up Interim Data Show Nplate(TM) Increased and Sustained Platelet Counts in Adult Chronic ITP Patients

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

Eye Divergence in Children Triples Risk of Mental Illness

... who led the study, says the results can help alert physicians to potential problems in their pediatric patients. "Pediatricians and family practice physicians ... Mohney. "They can hopefully be alert to the earliest signs of psychiatric problems in patients with exotropia, so they can consider having them seen by a ...

Nplate(TM) (Romiplostim) Receives Positive Opinion for Marketing Authorisation in the European Union

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

Amgen, Takeda and Millennium Provide Update on Phase 3 Trial of Motesanib in Patients With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

... Also, we or others could identify safety, side effects or manufacturing problems with our products after they are on the market. Our business may be ... our products or product candidates. Further, the discovery of significant problems with a product similar to one of our products that implicate an entire ...

Plastic Surgeons Warn of Malnutrition in Body Contouring Patients

... to the present was reviewed. The authors then compared healing and wound problems in 75 of their massive weight loss body contouring patients from 2001 to ... immune response. The study found that complications and wound problems occurred in 66 percent of the 75 patients who did not receive ...
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(Date:11/18/2014)...  The Secure Identity & Biometrics Association (SIBA) ... the formation of The Airport Entry and Exit ... and Biometric Entry and Exit Solutions Framework for ... from BORDERPOL, the international non-profit organization that works ... regarding border security, traveler and migration systems. ...
(Date:11/18/2014)... -- The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) today confirmed that seven ... at least seven more will participate in the upcoming 2014 ... in Washington D.C. , Dec. 2-4. ... from the regulatory agencies in the United States ... effort to help advance the use of metrics in the ...
(Date:11/15/2014)... , Nov. 13, 2014  While we may still be ... McCoy used in "Star Trek" to gain instant access to ... to work with smartphones and tablets for monitoring and measuring ... healthcare world. This may seem a tad Orwellian to some, ... adopt some of these technological opportunities into their healthcare regime. ...
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