Senator Ben Nelson Votes to Protect America's Kids from Tobacco
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senator Ben
Nelson for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including the authority to crack down o...
Video: American Performing Icon Ben Vereen Encourages People to 'Take the Stage' and Act on Their Diabetes in 2009 Ben
Vereen to Extend National Diabetes Awareness Campaign in Six Additional Cities
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Tony Award-winning actor and Broadway star Ben
Vereen will reprise his role as a diabetes advocate and again Take the Stage for Diabetes Awareness with sanofi-avent...
American Performing Icon Ben Vereen Encourages People to 'Take the Stage' and Act on Their Diabetes in 2009
Vereen to Extend National Diabetes Awareness Campaign in Six Additional Cities -
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tony Award-winning actor and Broadway star Ben
Vereen will reprise his role as a diabetes advocate and again Take the Stage for Diabetes Awareness with ...
Dr. Ben Berkhout awarded Retrovirology Prize for contribution to HIV research
Berkhout, a retrovirologist from the Netherlands, has been awarded the 2008 M Jeang Retrovirology Prize. He was honoured for his multi-disciplinary approach to RNA research which has provided additional important building blocks for many aspects of our current knowledge on HIV-1 replicati...
Kelsey Grammer, Ben Stiller, Maroon 5 and The Roots Added to COMEDY CENTRAL's(R) Live On-air Charity Special 'Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education' Hosted by Jon Stewart on Sunday April 13, at 8 p.m. ET
Appearances By Will Arnett, Matthew Broderick, Steve Carell, Stephen
Colbert, Susie Essman, Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Jonah Hill, Kevin James,
Conan O'Brien, Rosie O'Donnell, Amy Poehler, Adam Sandler, Sarah Silverman, Triumph The Insult Comic Dog And Many More To Be Announced
Thirteen Courage Center Youth Athletes Take Top Honors in National Sports Competition
... and top female athletes in each sport. They were: ben
Kenyon for basketball; Rose Hollerman for basketba...and finished in first place in all of them.
Kenyon, Minnetonka , Minn. A Minnetonka H...male athletes in each sport. Award recipients were ben
Kenyon for basketball, Rose Hollerman for basketba...
Ben Shappley Joins Amedica's Leadership Team
...nitride ceramic technologies, announced today that ben
Shappley has joined the Company as its Chief Execu...eased to extend a warm and enthusiastic welcome to ben
in his role at Amedica," said Max Link, Ph.D., Cha...nt business."
"It is my pleasure to welcome ben
to Amedica," said Ashok C. Khandkar, Ph.D., Vice C...
VivaGel(R) Demonstrates Anti-HIV and Herpes Activity Following Human Administration
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FDA Approves LIVALO(R) for Primary Hypercholesterolemia and Combined Dyslipidemia
...evelopment and regulatory groups in successfully bringing a new therapeutic option to a large, competitive market for cardiometabolic disorders," said ben
Stakely, CEO and President, KPA. "KPA is very pleased with the approval of LIVALO and is excited about the opportunity to introduce this new therapeut...
Boldly Going Virtual - Leading Physical and Online Event Experts Present Live Video Webcast
...ucation or literally any other field that has information to deliver," said ben
Chodor, President of Stream57. "If you weren't using streaming media in 20...astest Growing Private Companies, Stream57 was founded in 2001 by President ben
Chodor, and has provided software and services for rich media delivery, web...
"Jesse's Story" to Open The 10th Annual Malibu Film Festival
...ed young surfer devastated by an accident, featuring music by Jack Johnson, ben
Harper, Jason Mraz, G. Love & others
Los Ang...mentary stars Jesse Billauer and features, Christopher Reeve, Jack Johnson, ben
Harper, Bob Hurley, Rob Machado, Kelly Slater, Shane Dorian, as well as a h...
U.S. Expects 160 Million Doses of Swine Flu Vaccine by October
...- it may be enough to administer droplets of the vaccine into the nose.
"A dropper instead of a sprayer works well," MedImmune vice-president Dr. ben
Machielse told the AP . Medimmune said it plans to begin trials in August to make sure the H1N1 version of the nasal vaccine has no more side effect...
Genstar Capital Portfolio Company Univita Health Completes Debt Financing
...nivita was formed by Genstar in partnership with industry veterans Hugh and ben
Lytle to help seniors live, age and receive care independently in the resid... a Principal of Genstar Capital. "Genstar's close partnership with Hugh and ben
is working well in fostering the development of Univita into a leading inte...
College Intern Lives in Skilled Nursing Center, Apple Rehab, for Two Weeks
...hab Farmington Valley facility. He wanted this first-hand experience to help maximize his education and find out what worked and what didn't.
made friends with many of the patients and nurses while he lived at Apple Rehab Farmington Valley even celebrating his birthday during his stay. "I ha...
Bedford Laboratories(TM) to Begin Shipping Ceftriaxone for Injection USP
...FORD, Ohio, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Bedford Laboratories(TM), a division of ben
Venue Laboratories, Inc., announced FDA approval to begin shipping Ceftriax...ucts. Headquartered in Bedford, Ohio, Bedford Laboratories is a division of ben
Venue Laboratories, Inc., a subsidiary of Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation ...
News from Cancer
...t on equalizing racial differences in access to care.
Article: "Racial Differences in Colorectal Cancer Survival in the Detroit Metropolitan Area." ben
Yan, Anne-Michelle Noone, Cecilia Yee, Mousumi Banerjee, Kendrea Schwartz, and Michael S. Simon. CANCER ; Published Online: July 13, 2009 (DOI: 10.10...
Perot Systems Selected to Implement Health Information Systems in China
...ve solutions to serve the healthcare industry in both countries," commented ben
Zhou, M.D., Director for Perot Systems Healthcare China and Asia Pacific. "... Singleton
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Solta Medical, Inc. Signs Amendment to Expand Its Credit Facility With Silicon Valley Bank
...ard, President and CEO of Solta Medical, Inc.
"SVB remains committed to providing Solta financial solutions to pursue its plans for growth," said ben
Colombo, Senior Relationship Manager from Silicon Valley Bank. "We are proud to have been Solta's financial partner over the last eight years and look...
Aging Institute May Die Before its Time, Due To Economic Conditions Yet Washington Based Non-Profit Organization Forges Ahead with Scheduled Landmark Conference
...uture implementation," says Chairman of the Board Rick Hindin.
According to Hindin, the event will begin with a keynote address from Senator ben
Cardin (D-MD) before transitioning to a panel of 12 participating Physician Thought Leaders. Each specialist will outline the state of medical care ...
Pew Report Documents Challenges Faced by Philadelphia in Paying for City Workers' Pensions and Health Care
... C ri s is: T he R is i ng C o s t of E m ploy e e ben
ef its, a study published in January 2008 by Pew and the Economy Leagu... of the characteristics of a
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Since the publication of P h i lad e lp h ia ' s ...
Wolters Kluwer Health's New Forecasting Service Models Pharma's Future
"With research headcounts down, there's a fundamental shift in the way analysts and pharma customers want their research delivered," said ben
Weintraub, Director of Research, Wolters Kluwer Health inThought. "Rather than simply striving to offer more data faster, our approach sifts through ...
The Vegan Monologues Asks the Burning Question: Is That a Carrot in Your Pocket?
... Social commentator and vegan ben
Shaberman collects humorous essays in book about the meat-free lifestyle
...to Chinese takeout, or being sequestered in the "garden salad zone," author ben
Shaberman's gentle sense of humor sheds light on what it means to go meatle...
Anglo American's Coal Division in South Africa Wins Global Business Coalition Award for top International Workplace HIV and AIDS Programme
...e Business Excellence Award for Best Workplace Program will be
presented to ben
Magara, CEO of Anglo Coal South Africa tomorrow night at an
awards dinner i... doesn't just
talk, they take action. And their action saves lives."
Magara, CEO of Anglo Coal South Africa, commented, "We have been
Spinal Cancer Patient Finds New Hope at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation
... www.brainlab.com .
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John Worlton, Varian Medical Systems
650-424-6438 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Drew, Palo Alto Medical Foundation
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Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards prestigious fellowships to 17 top young scientists
...re to understand how FA interacts with our genome and to determine whether it has a role in cancer prevention.
Won-Suk Chung, PhD, with his sponsor ben
A. Barres, MD, PhD, at Stanford University, Stanford, California, is investigating the development and function of brain cells called astrocytes. Ast...
Varian's RapidArc Radiotherapy Technology Enables Pioneering Cancer Treatments at Top Dutch Oncology Center
...RapidArc treatments, including research comparing RapidArc volumetric modulated arc therapy with conventional IMRT, in peer review journals.
Slotman, chairman of the hospital's department of radiation oncology, says, "In the past we treated about fifteen percent of patients with IMRT but no...
Lifelike Robot Provides Innovative Rehabilitation Treatment for Patients
...asy to lift and has been particularly helpful in improving the strength and dexterity of patients without making the exercise feel like therapy," said ben
Johnson, Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist, Sacred Heart Hospital. "A lot of people have upper extremity problems causing weakness in thei...
Unique Collaboration Between TB Alliance and Tibotec To Accelerate Tuberculosis Drug Development
...ainable portfolio of medicines -- both marketed and in development -- that are designed to address major health challenges in resource-poor countries. ben
Plumley, Vice President of Global Access and Partnerships said, "The future of successfully tackling neglected diseases, such as TB, will be through j...
New Technology Assists Independent Seniors
...w good does Priority Computer Services think this product is? Company owner ben
Hahaj has a Priority Time Reminder installed in his own mother's home.
17 of America's Most Promising Scientists Selected as 2009 Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences
...of acute leukemia
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Z . Stang e r, M. D ., P h . D .
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Developmental biology related to cellular ...
As the Summer 'Shower Season' Kicks Off, Suave(R) Skin Reminds Moms Everywhere to 'Shower Yourself Beautiful'
...consumers make 160 million decisions to purchase Unilever products.
In the United States, the portfolio includes major brand icons such as: Axe, ben
& Jerry's, Bertolli, Breyers, Caress, Country Crock, Degree, Dove personal care products, Hellmann's, Klondike, Knorr, Lipton, Popsicle, Promise, ...
Senators Mikulski and Cardin Vote to Protect America's Kids From Tobacco
... WASHINGTON , June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Barbara Mikulski and ben
Cardin for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products,...
Wii-hab may enhance Parkinson's treatment
...s, but he found additional benefits as well.
"The Wii allows patients to work in a virtual environment that's safe, fun and motivational," says Dr. ben
Herz, program director and assistant professor in the School of Allied Health Sciences Department of Occupational Therapy. "The games require visual p...
Fifth Annual Games for Health Conference Kicks Off in Boston
... to Assist Parkinson's & Burn Victim Patients; ben
Herz, School of Allied Health Sciences Medical Co...ine Medical Center and Games for Health co-founder ben
"The Games for Health Co...inevitably change the future of health care," said ben
Sawyer, co-founder, The Games for Health Project. ...
St. Louis Metro Area Optometrists Partner With Sen. Bond; U.S. House Leaders in Improving Infant Eye and Vision Care
...sed with infantile glaucoma and myopia through the InfantSEE(R) program. However, early detection and treatment helped stabilize his condition. Now, ben
is exposed to a whole new world, with so many sights to explore."
To continue to improve infant eye assessment rates in the St. Louis Metro Area,...
gloStream Announces $7.5 Million Series B Financing Round Co-Led by Beringea and gloStream's Executive Management Team
...ess to business relationships. Members include: Jon Barfield, Chairman & President, The Bartech Group; John Brown, Chairman, Stryker Corporation; ben
Carter, EVP & COO, Detroit Medical Center; James Epolito, President, Delta Dental of Michigan; Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company; Dan Gilbert, Chair...
Artist Neera Dahiya Featured at Silent Auction Held During HealthCorps' Green Garden Gala
... of human individuality.
In addition to raising funds for HealthCorps' mission, the Gala honored Musical Genius Quincy Jones, Actor and Performer ben
Vereen, New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein and New York Philanthropist and CEO of the Red Apple Group John Catsimatidis for their contributio...
Games for Health Conference Announces First Cognitive Health Track Powered by SharpBrains
...tion between videogames, health and healthcare.
"There is already a very active cognitive health videogames industry and field of research," said ben
Sawyer, co-founder of the Games for Health Conference. "We partnered with SharpBrains to bring their expertise in this field our conference planning. ...
10,000 Bay Area Children Safely Home
The need for safety never lets up. That's why ben
and Sal run the Maggie Adalyn Otto Safely Home Ca...alize car seats may look simple, but they're not." ben
and Sal show families not just the proper way to i...the endless maze of laws, recalls and defects that ben
and Sal are wired into. "We also communicate to pa...
Boston Scientific Announces Schedule for EuroPCR 2009
...f the SYNTAX Score, during a podium session at 9:15 a.m. in Room 1.
SYNTAX Trial: Evaluation of Economic Outcomes. ben
van Hout, M.D., will present an analysis of one-year results from the SYNTAX trial focusing on resource utilization among different European countries...