Video: Trinity Mother Frances Neurosurgeon Using New Disc System for Patients With Degenerative Diseases of the Neck
First FDA-Approved Artificial Disc For The Cervical Spine Now Available In Texas
TYLER, Texas, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabatino Bianco, MD, Trinity
Clinic Neurosurgeon and Director of the Trinity Mother
Institute is the first in the region to...
Video: New Way RA(TM) Talk Show Premieres Online for People Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Norville speaks from the perspective of having a family member with RA. "When I was 10 years old, my mother
was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, and my family struggled as my mother's health declined rapidly. Back then, there was very little information ...
First U.K. Stem Cell Awareness Rally to Take Place in Manchester, England on August 9th, 2009
...h with patients and staff. I came away convinced I'd witnessed the start of a significant medical advance."
Shel Morse, stem cell advocate and mother
of Macie Morse, will be attending from Colorado to share the story of her daughter, Macie, who regained vision after stem cell treatment in China. Mac...
High-Tech 'Smart' Face Mask Helps Hong Kong Families Combat Swine Flu
...gregate with others, safe in the
knowledge that their child is wearing the most protective and comfortable face
mask available today. As one Hong Kong mother
put it, "I was worried that the
kids would be cooped up all summer. Now, with the BioMask(TM), the kids can
play with their friends. We're also thinki...
Bay Area Youth to Represent ALS Patients at Giants' and Angels' Baseball Games on July 4th
....D., Chief Executive Officer and Chief Scientific Officer at ALS TDI.
Although Corey is a life-long Oakland Athletics fan, he and his father Ted, mother
Wendy, and sister Clare, will take part in a pre-game celebration honoring Lou Gehrig and ALS patients that are currently battling the disease at the ...
Abbott Named One of the Top 10 Companies for Scientists
...ingdom. Abbott also has been named one of the "50 Best Places to Launch a Career" by BusinessWeek magazine, one of the Top 10 companies on Working mother
magazine's list of the "100 Best Companies," and one of the top companies for diversity by DiversityInc magazine. Additionally, FORTUNE has name...
Just Say No To Charcoal! New Eco-Friendly Alternative Grills Faster, Burns Cleaner And Greener
... The FlameDisk makes grilling quick, easy and safe for everyone--including mother
Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) March 24, 2009 -- Thousands of grilling enthusiasts now have more free time following the ...
Artemis Health Hires Richard Rava, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Research and Development
...ests are being designed to
isolate intact fetal cells and cell-free fetal DNA to provide valuable and
accurate genetic information without risk to the mother
or her baby.
About Artemis Health Inc.
Artemis Health Inc. is a privately-held, diagnostics company focused on
the development of non-i...
World's First Website for Patients to Share Diagnostic-Quality Medical Images
...;When I tried to open the (DICOM) files at home, they wouldn't open with any software that I had on my computer," said Page Watkins, an expectant mother
who had received a copy of her baby's sonogram on CD. "I went online, Googled the extension that they were filed with and found that your site of...
You Want To Have a Baby...But Not Eight
...ving triplets and quadruplets, or more.
While the physician of the new mother
of eight has not disclosed whether the mother
was using fertility drugs, it is highly unlikely this would have happened w...
Artemis Health Licenses Prenatal Cell-Free DNA Analysis Technology from Stanford University
...mis' diagnostic tests will isolate intact fetal cells and cell-free fetal DNA to provide valuable and accurate genetic information without risk to the mother
or her baby.
About Artemis Health Inc.
Artemis Health Inc. is a privately-held, diagnostics company focused on the development of non-invasiv...
Jubilant Biosys Launches Legend NGSS(TM) Advanced Software Solution for High-Throughput Drug Molecule Screening
...ualization and interactive
analysis reports, including dose-response curves and scatter plot heat maps.
The novel tool allows flexible and interactive mother
to daughter plate
mapping from any plate reader. This generates best-fit kinetic and time course
assays, without internal IT intervention, complete ma...
Cutting the cord to determine babies' health risk from toxic exposure
...ase out and identify biomarkers.
In doing so, the team described over 200 serum proteins contained in umbilical cord blood, the vital link between mother
and developing baby that shares between the pair both essential nutrients as well as unwanted toxins absorbed by the mother.
"Modern tools in mass ...
Noninvasive Medical Technologies Helps Make Young Tennessee Woman's Wishes Come True
... too. The Company has
arranged for Kristin and her mother
Jody to arrive at Las Vegas McCarran
International...e Carlo Resort and Casino, where, as NMT's guests, mother
will be treated to the hotel's AAA Fo...ving the chance to personally
meet Kristin and her mother
is a gift to the entire NMT team. It is thrilling
Researchers discover method for mass production of nanomaterial graphene
...in which common substances are scaled down to an atomic level to uncover new and exciting possibilities.
Graphene is created when graphite the mother
form of all graphitic carbon, which is used to make the pigment that allows pencils to write on paper is reduced down to a one-atom-thick sheet. Grap...
From Pain to Unexpected Fame: One Woman's Journey to Know Fibro
...ay, Beck developed coping skills that helped her manage her
fibromyalgia while achieving her personal goals. She earned a Ph.D. in
sociology, became a mother
and an author, and launched a successful career
as a life coach with regular appearances on "The Oprah Winfrey Show."
In an effort to help the 5 mil...
Monsanto Recognized as Top Biotechnology Employer by Science Magazine
...d Genentech Inc.
Monsanto was recently honored as one of the 2008 Working mother
Best Companies by Working mother
magazine. Companies were selected based on
500 questions in seven areas: wo...
The NCIIA Recognizes Collegiate Biomedical Engineering Innovations
...an alarm when the
infant stops breathing. The apnea monitor should allow for better detection
of apnea episodes, improving the success of the Kangaroo mother
program and reducing apnea-related deaths among premature infants in the
The third prize, $1,000 in cash, was given to the RE...
Hepatitis B Foundation and AAPCHO Sponsor Congressional Briefing on 'Zero Tolerance for Hepatitis B'
... "This gap in care results in jeopardizing the health of
these infected women and continues the devastating cycle of maternal HBV
transmission between mother
and her newborn."
Hepatitis B is the world's most serious common liver infection
transmitted through blood, sex, drug use, and from an infected woma...
CURE Magazine Announces Winner of 2008 Extraordinary Healer Award
...r Institute (Orlando, FL), was announced during the
second annual award reception alongside her patient, Sheila McThenia, a
breast cancer survivor and mother
of four young sons. Karen was described
as a "priceless resource, trusted confidante and tireless advocate" who
always answered a myriad of medical qu...
Commencement 2008: Student innovation could improve data storage, magnetic sensors
...isters. His father is a retired chemistry professor at Wofford College, the local liberal arts college that Morrow attended for his bachelors, and his mother
is a master teacher who instructs elementary schoolteachers in improving their teaching methods. Their love of learning and teaching has inspired me t...
Mother's Day is Devastating for Women Facing Infertility
...ations. Instead of going to a restaurant with your mother
for example, you might plan to spend Sa... to moms on Mother's Day. Saying that she is not a mother
devastating for a woman who is concerned ab...age you.
6. Honor your own efforts to become a mother
or develop a strategy with
your husband or partner...
Kaiser Permanente Study Finds Diabetes Doubling Before Motherhood
...n are overweight or obese, these study findings are
The health risks of having diabetes before becoming pregnant are
greater to mother
and baby than gestational diabetes, which occurs in 8
percent of pregnancies. Gestational diabetes occurs when pregnancy triggers
insulin resistance i...
Tasty Baking Company Continues Partnership With Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation To Fight Childhood Cancer
...n of Alex's Lemon Krimpets(R), and we believe
that this will again translate into a significant donation to the
Liz Scott, Alex Scott's mother
and Vice President of Development for
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, is delighted to continue this unique
partnership with Tastykake, saying, "Sinc...
Survey Shows Most Women Can't Separate Fact From Fiction When It Comes to Cervical Cancer Prevention
...d. Yet one study has found that a third of cervical cancers occur in women whose Paps appeared normal.(1)
Thirty-seven-year-old Jodi McKinney, a mother
of five and wife of 18
years, is an example. She always made time for an annual Pap smear, which
had always come back negative. In 2007, her physician...
Biotech Crops Experience Remarkable Dozen Years of Double-Digit Growth
...ts, assistance with at-home
births, higher school enrollment for children and a higher proportion of
Rosalie Ellasus, a widowed mother
of 3 children, found similar
benefits, choosing farming as a way to support her family. "With the extra
income generated from biotech maize, investing...
Historic Breakthrough in Fighting Children's Batten Disease as China Stem Cells Give New Lease on Life to 6 Year Old California Boy
Dawn said, "Our world was just rocked when Blake w...t to us and we are really glad we
Dawn, who remained in California for the two month... while attempting much more communication with his mother
More on Blake's improvements after h...
Animal Protection Groups Condemn FDA's Endorsement of Animal Cloning
...luded in the FDA's assessment reveal, for
example, that 28 percent of cow clone pregnancies suffer from hydrops, an
often fatal condition in which the mother
and/or fetus swells with fluid.
Over 50 percent of all calf clones suffer from Large Offspring Syndrome, in
which the animal is grossly oversized and ...
AstraZeneca and Banner Alzheimer's Institute Collaborate to Evaluate New Tool Targeting Alzheimer's Disease
...than 1 million patients throughout the U.S. and Puerto
Rico. AstraZeneca has been named one of the "100 Best Companies for Working
Mothers" by Working mother
magazine and is the only large pharmaceutical
company named to FORTUNE magazine's 2007 list of "100 Best Companies to
Work For." In 2006, for the fift...
MultiVu Video Feed: Easypod(R), Award-Winning Electronic Device
...ore available at:
SOUNDBITES: * 10-year-old child with growth hormone deficiency, and her mother
* Dr. Henry Anhalt, Director, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, St. Barnabas Medical Center * Mary Andrews, CEO and Co-Founder of The Magic Fo...
Aflac Honored with Corporate Citizenship Award
consecutive years. Aflac has also been recognized three times by both
Fortune magazine's listing of the Top 50 Employers for Minorities and
magazine's listing of the 100 Best Companies for Working
Mothers. Aflac Incorporated is a Fortune 500 company listed on the New York
Stock Exchange un...
Abbott Named to Science Magazine's List of 'Top Employers' in the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry
... scientists by The Scientist
magazine. The company was recently named one of the "Best Places to Launch
a Career" by BusinessWeek magazine and Working mother
magazine's "Top 100
Best Companies for Working Mothers" list. Abbott also has been included on
DiversityInc magazine's list of the "Top 50 Companies f...
U-M research: New plastic is strong as steel, transparent
...d. It took 300 layers of each the glue-like polymer and the clay nanosheets to create a piece of this material as thick as a piece of plastic wrap.
of pearl, the iridescent lining of mussel and oyster shells, is built layer-by-layer like this. It's one of the toughest natural mineral-based materia...
Celebrities and Notables From the Worlds of Film, Television, Music and Sports Join Lifetime Television's 13th Annual Multi-Platform 'Stop Breast Cancer For Life' Campaign
...d Grammy-winning producer/songwriter James
Poyser (Common, The Roots/Erykah Badu, Lauryn Hill), and recorded by Grammy
Award-winning singer Mya, whose mother
is a breast cancer survivor. The
song is featured in various on-air and online elements of the campaign,
including its programming centerpiece, the sp...
Benitec MOU With CalbaTech, Inc.
...erapyStem develops, the company also believes that it
will be able to collect, process and store stem cells from umbilical cords
that have come from a mother
that has HIV. Those cords are currently
excluded from collection by cord blood companies. CONTACT:
Sue MacLeman ...
How 40-plus tech job seekers can prevent age discrimination
...urity and a wry sense of humor. These are more attractive qualities than the sense of a person making a desperate attempt to fit in.
Look at me: a mother
of multiple small children in the tech industry, which is one of the most male and kid-unfriendly environments outside the Riyadh Squash and Racquetba...
Gov. Doyle comments on unlocking the power of power of stem cell research
...irst Lady Nancy Reagan . She has spoken eloquently, and convincingly, that it is time to let science go forward. America should listen to her.
suffers from Parkinson disease. Our family is no different from the Reagans or millions of others across this nation who have seen a loved one afflic...
Entrepreneurial Profile Kelly Hansen, CEO of Neohapsis, Inc.
... Entrepreneurs because of the tremendous obstacles Hansen has had to overcome to get where she is today.
Born in Milwaukee, Hansen moved with her mother
to Everglades City, Florida at age 6. After years of struggling with school, Hansen recalls telephoning her father in the sixth grade and announcing ...
...t's useful to notice that most models and best practices are aimed squarely at the formalized part of an organization.
It's not surprising that the mother
of all maturity models came out of a software engineering focus. We're great at taking what's analog and continuous and breaking it into discrete step...
Lost in translation: corporate branding
...merican yeah means no to the Japanese. To the British, long distance is a trunk, sister a nurse and elevator a lift. A simple laugh ha, ha, ha means mother
in Japanese, while Ohio means good morning. In Russia, looks means opinion and socks means juice. In France, a simple sign of sale means dirty. The Ch...