Wall Street Not Affecting Mainstreet Property Group; Group Breaks Ground on Another Senior Care Campus in Lafayette, IN
Commercial construction and development are not a problem at Mainstreet Property Group, despite the turbulent economic conditions affecting other real estate development companies. Trilogy Health Systems is one of the latest recipients of such development services at an estimated $16.6 million in...
One Thousand Miles and Counting: Fusion Hybrid Breaks 1,000 Miles on Single Tank, Presses on
WASHINGTON, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
The Ford Fusion Hybrid team has achieved more than 1,000 miles -- over 47 continuous hours -- on a single tank of gas, raising funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Passing the 1,000 mi...
Father Breaks Cycling Record To Honor Daughter's Fight Against Lupus
Paradysz sets 416.09 miles as new 24-hour ride record at PA Velodrome
BREINIGSVILLE, Pa., April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In just 22 hours, 26 minutes and 34 seconds, amateur cyclist Chris Paradysz bested the 24-hour track record at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center, going on to es...
iMedica Launches Transition™, a New, Streamlined EHR That Breaks Down the Barriers to Physician Adoption and Use
Easy-to-implement EHR offers physician practices the essential benefits of a full-fledged system without high costs and implementation challenges
Chicago (Vocus) April 3, 2009 -- iMedica Corporation , a leading developer of healthcare software solutions for physician p...
Sodexo Partnership With The Beryl Companies Breaks Down Barriers to Better Customer Service in Healthcare
DALLAS, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Two of the nation's leading providers of outsourced services to hospitals are collaborating to enhance customer service and improve the healthcare experience for patients.
The Beryl Companies, the largest healthcare-exclusive call center in the U.S., and Sodexo...
Cogdell Spencer Breaks Ground on Projects in Tennessee and North Carolina
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Erdman, A Cogdell
Spencer Company, a subsidiary of Cogdell Spencer Inc. (NYSE: CSA ) announces
that it broke ground earlier this week on two new medical office projects in
the Southeast, totaling almost 115,000 square feet.
The two pr...
KICKING FOR A CAUSE: Beachbody Pledges $1 million if Akers Breaks NFL Longest Field Goal
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- One Million Dollars. That's what
Philadelphia Eagles placekicker David Akers is set to receive for his
favorite charity. But here's the kicker: Akers needs to boot a 64-yard
field goal in a game and break an NFL record that's stood for the past 38
Premier Radiation Oncology Meeting Breaks Attendance, Exhibit Space Record at Boston Meeting
FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society
for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology welcomed 12,487 people to its 50th
Annual Meeting held September 21-25, 2008, at the Boston Convention and
Exhibition Center and featured 114,200 net square feet of exhibit space --
Fisher House Breaks Ground in Boston
Organization Helps Families of New England Veterans Undergoing Medical
BOSTON, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisher House Boston announced today
that construction has begun on a new facility that will provide free
accommodations to families of New England veterans undergoing medical
URMC Breaks Ground for New Translational Research Institute
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of
Rochester Medical Center (URMC) today broke ground on the Clinical and
Translational Science Building (CTSB) -- a facility that will help
accelerate scientific discoveries into new ways to understand, treat,
prevent, and cur...
Sutter Medical Center Breaks Ground on Historic Women's and Children's Center
New facility will offer the highest level of neonatal, pediatric and maternity services
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a dozen children
born or treated at Sutter Memorial Hospital, Sutter officials and community
leaders "broke sand" today in a...
The New Condom That Breaks - - - the Mold.
Is that a Dolphin in your bed?
Dolphin-shaped condom ushers in The Art of Condoms (FDA-approved), as the latest hi-tech advancement in safe-sex.
PETOSKEY, Mich., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Intellx Inc. introduces the
SafeSexyShapes(TM) line of designer-condoms....
Celebrate Swedish Breaks Record Again; Helps Launch Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment
SEATTLE, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Generous sponsors and
supporters raised approximately $4.3 million to support charity care and a
special Fund-A-Need project at 'Celebrate Swedish 2008' on May 31 at The
Sheraton Seattle Hotel. While pledges are still coming in, Swedish's annual
American College of Surgeons Breaks Ground on New Office Building on Capitol Hill
Location to provide more visible presence for world's largest surgical
WASHINGTON, May 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of
Surgeons (ACS) today broke ground for a new home for its Washington, D.C.,
office that will serve as its centerpiece presence on Capitol ...
Culturesmart(TM) Breaks Language Barriers With Trained Medical Interpreters
'Train-the-Trainer' summer program offers comprehensive interpreter training course
QUINCY, Mass., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, language barriers
prevent professionals who work in healthcare from communicating accurately
and effectively with patients of limited...
Study breaks ground in revealing how neurons generate movement
When the eye tracks a birds flight across the sky, the visual experience is normally smooth, without interruption. But underlying this behavior is a complex coordination of neurons that has remained mysterious to scientists. Now, UCSF researchers have broken ground in understanding how the brain g...
Medco Breaks Ground For World's Largest Automated Pharmacy
Medco's mail-order pharmacy in Boone County to house world class research
center in country's Indianapolis region, an epicenter for life sciences
Center aims to bring innovations of personalized medicine into mainstream practice
WHITESTOWN, Ind., March 11 /PRNe...
Breakfast BREAKS and Teen Music Phenomenon the Jonas Brothers Team Up to Raise Awareness about the Importance of Eating Breakfast
Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas Kick-Off Campaign with Launch of Online Video
Contest with Winner Appearing in the New Breakfast BREAKS
Jonas Brothers Surprise 750 Students at Illinois Middle School with Concert to Announce New Breakfast BREAKS
California's Pay for Performance Breaks Ground With New Program Components
Physicians Support Program but Need Significant Boost in Payments, According to a New Report from HealthLeaders-InterStudy
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, the
leading provider of managed care market intelligence, reports that the
nation's largest p...
AHF's Innovative 'Stay Negative' HIV Prevention Campaign Successfully Breaks Through to Target Audience
Effectiveness of High Impact Social Marketing Campaign, Funded in Part by the County of Los Angeles, Measured by Remarkably High Recall, Identification of Key Messages and Resonance Across Ethnic, Age and Socio-Economic Boundaries
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNew...
Ozone Breaks Down Lungs' Defenses
It kills off immune cells that typically fight bacteria, study finds
MONDAY, Oct. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Ozone, a major component of urban air pollution, shuts down early immune responses in the lungs, which in turn makes the lung more vulnerable to bacteria and other foreign invaders, research s...
In Elderly Women, Hip Fractures Often Follow Arm Breaks
Problem may stem from the way older people fall, expert says,,
MONDAY, March 2 (HealthDay News) -- Elderly women who suffer a broken upper arm are five times more likely than normal to break a hip within a year after the arm fracture, a finding from a new study that might help in effor...
Policy experts urge scrutiny of senior tax breaks
The latest installment of Public Policy & Aging Report (PPAR) examines the wide-ranging tax provisions that affect older taxpayers. These include deductions, exemptions, deferrals, and circuit breakers, most of which benefit older adults. This subject matter has particular relevance as Preside...
Mumps Breaks Out In Canada
There has been an outbreak of mumps beginning in Nova Scotia and now spreading in Ontario. Accordingly, young adults of university age are the most affected.
The latest outbreak of five people in Ontario in the wake of 222 cases in Nova Scotia has put health officials in top alert.
Japan's Miss Universe Breaks With Timid Tradition
New Miss Universe Riyo Mori said Monday she had confidence in herself and knew she could win the title, unlike conventional Japanese women who are often seen as timid. "I was determined to bring back the crown and sash to Japan," Mori, 20, told her first news conference since returning to Japan. ...
Winter Warmth Breaks All Records
Winter in the northern hemisphere this year has been the warmest since records began more than 125 years ago, raising fears of global warming//.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), a US government agency, said the combined global land and ocean surface temperature from D...
Task Learning Made Simple By Taking Short Breaks
While attempting to learn a new task, taking short breaks
can go a long way in making it sound simple and easy, according to a new study conducted by Massachusetts Institute researchers. //
Scientists David Foster and Matthew Wilson, working at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cam...
Measles Breaks Out In Kashmir
Measles is reported to have broken out in the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir, with 19 children falling seriously ill. A senior police officer said two children at Sangarwani village // in Pulwama District in south Kashmir died of measles, a highly infectious disease that has assumed epidemic pro...
HIV Patients May Benefit From Treatment Breaks
Patients receiving highly active anti-retroviral therapy, or HAART treatment for HIV/AIDS may benefit from a break in the treatment, according to new research.// The study says that people on multiple medications for HIV could be better off if they took breaks
from the treatment.
New Research Suggests Most Are Willing to Make Tradeoffs and Would Embrace Comprehensive Health Care Reform
... Making Americans Part of The Conversation Is Critical To Advancing Health Care Reform
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Congress breaks
for its August recess with polls pointing to a decline in public support for health reform efforts, new research shows that getting Americans more inv...
Health reform proposals could help 13 million uninsured young adults gain coverage
...ung adults to maintain health insurance through key life transition points when many experience gaps in their coverage.
Young adults who experience breaks
in their coverage face a number of risks: about half (49%) of those who spend a time uninsured report medical bill problems or medical debt, just 41 p...
Abnormal Brain Circuits May Prevent Movement Disorder
...s second area of pathway disruption abrogated the effects of the first lesion.
Normally, the cerebellum (a region that controls movement) puts the breaks
on the motor cortex by potentiating inhibition at the cortical level. It is likely that mutation carriers have a developmental problem in the flow of ...
Back-to-School Parents Earn an A+ in Safety: Backpacks, Cheerleading, Football
...t for your child to stay active during the summer, so that s/he is prepared to begin participating in fall sports.
Have kids take frequent water breaks
to prevent dehydration and overheating.
Discourage dangerous tactics of play and risky techniques. Strictly enforce appropriate rules to minimiz...
Scientists learn why even treated genital herpes sores boost the risk of HIV infection
...cessful treatment heals the genital skin sores and breaks
that often result from HSV-2.
Scientists have u...ome HSV-2-infected people have recurring sores and breaks
in genital skin, and it has been hypothesized that...ernative theory.
"We hypothesized that sores and breaks
in the skin from HSV-2 are associated with a long-...
Common household pesticides linked to childhood cancer cases in Washington area
...he Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to look for evidence of organophosphates (OP), the chemical name of some household pesticides. The body breaks
down OP into metabolites which can be tracked in urine samples. The researchers say pesticides were detected in the urine of more than half of the pa...
Vein Condition May Mask Serious Clot Disorder
...he skin, DVT is a blood clot that forms in veins deeper in the body. Complications can include pulmonary embolism, when a piece of the clot in the leg breaks
off and travels to the lung; and post-thrombotic syndrome, in which the clots in the leg never heal, sometimes leading to loss of function of the legs...
Long-Term Care: The Next Big Women's Issue?
...d care duties," says Gott. "Multiply that by the millions of women affected, and think of the drain on the economy. It extends into the billions." Tax breaks
for long-term care insurance, "would be a great federal investment, helping us pay for other aspects of health reform."
This release was issu...
U.S. Debut: Holistic Health And Beauty From The Rainforest - New Book Reveals Closely Guarded Malaysian Health and Beauty Secrets Introducing the World to Time-Honored Tradition of Ramuan
Particularly noteworthy is the Malay focus on achieving balance, an idea that permeates all aspects of life. For example, the book breaks
down the idea that food possesses "hot" or "cold" values; the terms hot and cold are not specifically associated with temperature but rather indicate ...
HealthPROSe Brings Creative, Strategic Thinking to Health Blogosphere
...ademic health center infrastructure supports the delivery of the nation's health care services, will want to visit and comment often. HealthPROSe breaks
new ground as its authors address health professions education, biomedical research, and the integrated nature of health care delivery, and as they ca...
Obesity Contributes to Rapid Cartilage Loss
...fecting 27 million Americans, according to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. In osteoarthritis, the cartilage breaks
down and, in severe cases, can completely wear away, leaving the joint without a cushion. The bones rub together, causing further damage, significant ...