SCAI Opposes U.S. House of Representatives Health Reform Bill in Current Form
WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) supports the U.S. House of Representatives' goal of expanding health coverage to a greater number of Americans and reducing health care costs; however, the Society urges the House to m...
Research Scientist Reports On Time-Tested Solution To Current Medical Crisis
Modern Medicine is in a state of crisis largely due to the failure of highly profitable miracle drugs which had replaced the time-tested inner healing powers of individuals. In his latest article, The Perfect Health Plan: Proven, Safe, Effective, and Inexpensive, research scientist Robert L. Peck...
The Meetings Industry...Stirred But Not Shaken by Current Economic Setbacks - Patriot Meetings Announces Their 360 Degree Program that Ensures Successful Meetings
Patriot Meetings believes that what's old is new again in the meetings industry. Solid professional experience coupled with a genuine value of client relationships and their unique business requirements delivers solid results. Their 360 degree approach to program development and execution guarant...
Growing Proteomics Market and the Current Economic Crisis Could Act in Tandem to Spur Growth in the European 2 Dimensional Gel Electrophoresis Market, States Frost & Sullivan
LONDON, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-dimensional electrophoresis (2DE) is the most cost-effective protein profiling technology and is the only technology in which the constituents of a protein sample can be entirely visualised in a single gel. However, current
technical limitations will need to be ...
UN Gathering of Global Experts to Address Current Crisis in Family Planning
UNITED NATIONS, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family planning experts from around the world warn that the lack of funding for family planning is stalling development efforts in poor countries. Countries facing large population growth are especially at risk.
With populations expected to m...
FDA's Current Ability to Regulate Genetic Testing is Problematic, FDLI-AAAS Colloquium Attendees Say
Personalized Medicine Meeting Elicits Varying Perspectives
WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) ability to regulate genetic testing is problematic, according to a recent polling of personalized medicine stakeholders.
Men with Low Testosterone See Multiple Doctors Before Being Diagnosed; Many Dissatisfied with Current Treatment Options
New Long-Acting Injection in Development
WASHINGTON and CHADDS FORD, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- About 63 percent of men who suffered from low testosterone saw two or more doctors before the condition was diagnosed, and once treated, nearly 30 percent of men said they stopped taking their me...
John Hancock Launches Current Assumption Universal Life Policy
- Low-Cost Permanent Death Benefit Coverage
- Lower Premiums at Younger Ages
- 10-Year No-Lapse Guarantee
BOSTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- John Hancock Life Insurance today announced the launch of its new Performance UL product--a current
assumption universal life insurance...
MDS Nordion Urges Government of Canada to Complete MAPLE Project to Address Current Medical Isotope Supply Shortage
OTTAWA, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - MDS Nordion, a leading provider of
medical isotopes and radiopharmaceuticals, today urged the Government of
Canada and Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) to consult with
international experts and obtain their assistance toward activating the MAPLE
Launch of Highly Anticipated Oral Agents and Increasing Use of Current and Emerging Injectable Drugs Will Drive the Multiple Sclerosis Drug Market to Nearly $10 Billion in 2018
Emerging Novel Oral Therapies Will Garner 29 Percent of the Total Market in 2018, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds...
The Quigley Corporation Announces Update on Strategic Alternatives and Commitment to Additional Review of Current Cost Structure
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QG L Y), www.quigleyco.com , today announced an update on the Company's possible alternative strategies going forward following the Company's recent announcement regarding the unexpected positive findi...
Study reveals current multi-component vaccines may need reworking Current
strategies for designing vaccines against HIV and cancers, for instance, may enable some components in multi-component vaccines to cancel the effect of others on the immune system, eliminating their ability to provide protection, according to an article to be published shortly in the Proc...
Affinion Group Survey Reveals That Underinsured Consumers Need Alternate Solutions in Light of Current Economic Climate
Nearly half say unreimbursed loss of as little as $500 would have "severe" impact on financial stability
NORWALK, Conn., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- As unemployment rates continue to climb, one often overlooked aspect of people being laid-off is their access to affordable insurance. In a national ...
BioTech Firm Decodes Current Swine Flu BioMarkers
Sound Health, a small non-profit Ohio Biotech firm, has confirmed that they have decoded Frequency Equivalents™ for the proteins, genes and activators associated with the currently reported Swine Flu outbreak.
Albany, Ohio (PRWEB) May 6, 2009 -- In response to the...
Financial Advantage In The Current Economy: Lasik Eye Vision Correction Allows Patients To Approach The Future With Clear Vision And Confidence
Viso Lasik Medspas Offers Customers Ultimate Advantage With Economy-Friendly Financing
MIAMI, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- In the best of circumstances, the current
economy can open doors for promising opportunities that arise out of the current
financial climate. A prime example ...
New book summarizes current knowledge on the biology of the vertebrate skeleton
COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y. (May 5, 2009) The cells, tissues, and organs that compose the skeletal system provide a supportive yet flexible framework that allows vertebrates to withstand earth's gravity yet remain mobile. Current
knowledge about the vertebrate skeleton, especially recent researc...
K-State Researcher Finds That the 1918 Spanish Flu Virus Can Infect Swine and Resulted in Current Lineage of H1N1 Swine Influenza Viruses
MANHATTAN, Kan., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 1918 a human influenza virus known as the Spanish flu spread through the central United States while a swine respiratory disease occurred concurrently. A Kansas State University researcher has found that the virus causing the pandemic was a...
Four-in-Ten U.S. Employees Have Gained Weight at Their Current Jobs, CareerBuilder Study Finds
-Expert Offers Tips to Help Make Healthy Choices on the Job-
CHICAGO, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The economy may be contributing to the expanding waistlines of U.S. workers as one-in-ten report increased snacking during the day due to concerns over the current
economic situation. Overall, 43 pe...
For Bipolar Depression, Surveyed Experts Indicate That Current and Emerging Therapies Have No Advantage Over Seroquel in Decreasing the Severity of Symptoms
Lamictal Will Retain Decision Resources' Clinical Gold Standard Status for Bipolar Depression, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcar...
For Reducing Mortality, Current and Emerging Therapies Have No Advantage Over Carvedilol in the Treatment of Coronary Heart Disease (Stable Angina)
Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Will Retain Decision Resources' Clinical Gold Standard for Stable Angina, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical...
Federal Cigarette Tax Increase and Current Economy Will Change Smoker's Habits
PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 1, the federal cigarette tax will increase by 62 cents to a total of $1.01 per pack, to fund the expansion of the State Children's Health Insurance Program that was signed into law earlier this year.(1) A new survey shows that the April 1st fede...
Dental Implant Market to Exceed $1 Billion by 2013 Despite Current Economic Slowdown
Growing preference for procedures that offer improved aesthetic results will help drive the dental implant market from 2010-2013, according to Millennium Research Group
WALTHAM, Mass., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group's (MRG's) new US Markets for Dental Impla...
Hagerstown Cosmetic Surgeon Weathers the Current Economic Storm Despite the Sharp Decline in the Number of Cosmetic Surgeries Performed Nationwide
According to a recent survey conducted by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the number of cosmetic procedures performed nationwide decreased by over 12 percent in 2008. In Maryland, Plastic Surgery Services’ number of patients actually increased in 2008, despite the sha...
LCA-Vision's Medical Advisory Board Voices Support for Current Management
CINCINNATI, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV ), a leading provider of laser vision correction services under the Lasik Plus (R) brand, announces that its 11-member Medical Advisory Board has expressed unanimous support for LCA-Vision management's actions to addres...
Three Leading Proxy Advisory Firms are Unanimous in Recommending LCA-Vision Stockholders Support the Current Board of Directors
PROXY Governance Joins RiskMetrics and Glass Lewis in Urging Stockholders to Vote the GOLD Card
CINCINNATI, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV ) announces that the independent proxy advisory firm PROXY Governance, Inc. has joined RiskMetrics Group's ISS Governa...
New MedPredict Report Assesses Current Outlook for Anticoagulants Market
Multi-Specialty Physician Panel Weighs in on Likely Positioning for Lilly/Daiichi's Prasugrel
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- MedPredict Market Research, a global provider of pharmaceutical competitive intelligence and market research, has published a new report providing critical ...
U.S. Labor Department to begin new monthly data series on people with disabilities from Current Population Survey on Feb. 6
Data will mark 1st official measure of unemployment rate facing Americans with disabilities
WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Labor will, for the first time, release employment and unemployment data on people with disabilities on Friday, Feb. 6. Th...
Scientists and Investigators Cite Need for Radon Regulation to Prevent Lung Cancer- Call Current EPA Efforts Ineffective
A growing chorus of experts, including scientists testifying before the President's Cancer Panel, investigators at the U.S. EPA's Office of the Inspector General (OIG), and leading health organizations are urging the EPA Administrator to use regulatory authorities authorized by Congress to protec...
Patient Advocacy Is the Focus of December's Current Clinical Practice
MONTVALE, N.J., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Journal of Family Practice Special Edition: Current
Clinical Practice and its companion issue, Current
Clinical Practice for internists, want to provide you with the most up-to-date information on quality improvement in medicine.
Peter V. Lee, M...
Dr. Sanford Siegal and Weight Loss Success Story Josie Raper, Who Appears on Current People Magazine Cover, to Attend Grand Opening of Dr. Siegal's COOKIE DIET Store in Beverly Hills
MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Siegal's Direct Nutritionals, LLC,
operator of e-commerce website CookieDiet.com ( www.CookieDiet.com ) and
worldwide distributor of the internationally-popular Dr. Siegal's COOKIE
DIET(R) hunger-controlling cookies, shakes and other products, today anno...
CSC Survey Reveals Hospitals Find Current Recession Far Worse Than Last Downturn; Emergency Visits to Climb
74 Percent of Hospitals Have Already Begun Taking Measures To Avoid Fiscal Crisis
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly nine in ten hospital executives believe the current
economic crisis will impact their facilities more heavily than the downturn of 2001 - 2002, according t...
Medicare, Social Security Owe Up to $52 Trillion to Current Retirees and Workers
Debts Up To Three and Half Times Greater Than Entire U.S. Economy
DALLAS, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If the federal government stopped the Medicare and Social Security programs tomorrow -- collecting no more payroll taxes and allowing no more accrual of benefits -- it would still o...
Governors, Legislators Update Current State Fiscal Conditions, Push for Economic Recovery Package from Congress, President-elect
Monday, December 1, 2008 -- 11 a.m. news event -- Hall of States, Room 333 -- 444 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's governors and state legislators are coming together to outline the current
fiscal situation states ar...
MINRAD International, Inc. to Discuss Current Business Conditions on Tuesday, November 25, 2008
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MINRAD
International, Inc. (Amex: BUF ), announced today the Company will hold an
investor conference call to discuss current
business conditions on Tuesday,
November 25, 2008 at 11:00 am ET. The toll free call in number is
(866) 901-2585. Th...
The CoverMe Foundation Responds to Current U.S. Economic Crisis Offering Healthcare Coverage Solutions to Uninsured
In Downward Economy Non-Profit Healthcare Coverage Referral
Organization Takes Aim at those in Dire Need
LARAMIE, Wyo., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to current
conditions and with unemployment rates on the rise, The CoverMe Foundation
(CMF), a non-profit healthcare coverage r...
Survey finds widespread dissatisfaction with current health care payment system
New York, N.Y., November 3, 2008Leaders in health care and health care policy feel strongly that the way we pay for health care in the U.S. must be fundamentally reformed. The latest Commonwealth Fund/Modern Healthcare Health Care Opinion Leaders Survey reports that more than two-thirds (69%) of r...
New topical approach to treating nail fungus circumvents problems with current therapy
WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 27, 2008) A novel topical therapy for nail fungus, NB-002, has demonstrated a new topical approach to healing nail fungus by penetrating skin pores and diffusing through the skin that surrounds the entire nail plate, according to a study conducted by NanoBio Corporation....
Response Biomedical Announces Insider Participation in Current Financing
VANCOUVER, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - In accordance with the
Rules of the Toronto Stock Exchange, Response Biomedical Corporation (TSX:
RBM, OTCBB: RPBIF) (the "Company") today announced that certain insiders
(the "Insiders") of the Company will participate in the financing announced
New report warns current policies will not avert health workforce crisis
WASHINGTON, July 18 - Without immediate action to develop an integrated, comprehensive, national health workforce policy, the U.S. is at risk of losing its status as the global health care leader, states a new report released by the Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC, www.aahcdc.org ). ...
New Research Covers Current Trends and Future Directions of the High Performing Pharmaceutical District Sales Managers
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- "The DMs will be the key to
evolving the future sales model," a sales leader said in Best Practices,
LLC's latest report. The research establishes that the District Sales
Manager (DM) is the cornerstone of pharmaceutical sales force