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Innovator's Studio offers Social Media Strategy Intensive Sept 16-17, 2009

...ing Ed Bennett, Director, Web Strategy at University of Maryland Medical System Kevin Kriehn, Director, Digital Strategy, BVK The 2-day deep dive will immerse participants in social media, and facilitate the development of a framework and strategy for integrating social media in business, brand ...

Health Information Technology and Health Care Reform Must Be Well-Aligned to Improve Health and Lower Costs

... their realization through communications to their own organizations and the American public. We should commit to the achievement of these goals as we dive into the details of policy formulation and execution." The three organizations have submitted a collaborative comment on behalf of a br...

Before You Take the Plunge ... Kessler Offers 10 Important Tips on Water Safety

...than owners. Never dive into an above-ground pool and be careful around la...void injury. Never dive into the ocean. It's difficult to see what's under... areas are marked as being safe for diving, do not dive if your trajectory will place you in less than nin...

Summer is Here! Top Five Tips for Making Your Child's Summer Eating Habits Healthier

...registered dietitian provides pointers for better food choices for kids WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- At the first sign of summer, children dive into the pool, head to the park, and grab food on the way out. In doing so, they may also leave nutrition behind; nutrition essential to fuel the ene...

Ladders, Swings and More Can Cause Peril

...ygrounds with hard surfaces. Don't let children engage in activities inappropriate for their age. Supervise younger children at all times. Don't dive in above-ground pools or into water less than 12 feet deep. Wear helmets for all wheeled sports and when using powered recreational vehicles. M...

Prilosec OTC(R) Fires Up A BBQ Tour for NASCAR(R) Fans

...frequent heartburn holding them back can start Prilosec OTC(R), the #1 frequent heartburn medication, two weeks leading up to an event so they can dive in and enjoy the foods they love and the race day excitement. Through a partnership with Speedway Motorsports Inc. (SMI) and Speed TV, segments ...

Mesh-like network of arteries adjusts to restore blood flow to stroke-injured brain

...dy supply though vessels that penetrate into the brain. Shih focused his measurements on small arteries, called arterioles, at the point where they dive into the brain to supply a discrete patch of the cortex, a juncture that is vulnerable to occlusions that can cause microstrokes this group's previous...

BioFit 1Y Takes the Plunge to Fill Undersea Seating Role for NOAA

...l,' as we call it, a good fit for the habitat." Cooper added that three more 1Y stools have been purchased and will be installed during a future dive in the main lock and laboratory stations of the habitat. For additional information on BioFit 1Y seating, contact Liz Sworden of BioFit Engineered...

Visionary Undertaking for Global E-Health Education

...lic and clinical health providers around the world. For more information, access the Health Sciences Online site at http://www.hso.info , and dive right in and try a search! Contact: Erica Frank, MD, MPH Founder and Executive Director of Health Sciences Online Professor and C...

City of Newark, Ohio Increases Safety Services with EMS Revenue Recovered by MED3OOO EMS Billing

...h 80 members including 62 firefighters and paramedics, 3 Units, and Administrative Officers. Specialized units include Hazardous Materials Units and a dive Rescue van. NFD professional firefighters and paramedics are aided in their work by state-of-the-art turnout gear with self-contained breathing appara...

Winter Travelers Often Take Higher Risks While Overseas

...entures.com , policies start as low as $2 per day and offer an optional Sports Rider for travelers planning to snow ski, snowboard, mountaineer, scuba dive and more. To mitigate the high costs of recreation-related medical emergencies, MEDEX recommends the following: Invest in a travel insura...

Health and Wellness Incentives

...success of their wellness programs. This approach, paired with our whole brained philosophy to encourage participants to change their behavior, helps dive a successful engagement strategy and positive health outcomes. Learn more with a free download of the Health & Wellness Incentives Whitepaper . ...

American Well Systems CEO Roy Schoenberg to Present Live Public Demo of First Online Care Service at Health 2.0 Conference

...e, which is going live for all Hawaii residents in January 2009. This "Deep dive Demonstration" will take place at 10:00 a.m. PDT on October 23, 2008 at San...amentally change the way healthcare is delivered for consumers. The "Deep dive Demonstration" will showcase how easily consumers using Online Care can con...

First national study of diving-related injuries

...levels of diving takes persistence. Day after day, dive after dive. No matter how hard she works to get it...dives that are to blame. "More than 80% of the dive injuries were from a dive height of less than or equal to one meter. So, tha...

Orthopedic Surgeons Weigh in on Pool Safety

...r to make sure it is deep enough for diving. Never dive into shallow water. When swimming in open w...: Only one person at a time on the board. dive only off the end of the board. Walk, don't run on the board. Do not try to dive far out or bounce more than once. Make room fo...

Sinus sufferers miss out on work or social activities due to summer allergies

...rld-record holding freediver, who is also a chronic sinus sufferer. "I have always struggled with sinus issues, which creates a challenge since I dive nearly everyday. It also affected my social life outside of competitive freediving," says Mandy-Rae. "When I discovered Sinus Rinse, a saline nasal wa...

How to Stay Out of the ER This Summer

...nded and avoid swimming at night, because most pools aren't properly lit, which can make it difficult to see a person at the bottom of the pool. Never dive into water less than nine feet deep. Diving into shallow water can cause neck and spinal cord injuries. Don't scratch insect bites because doing so...

Caribbean Sol Biodegradable Sunscreen Gets Strong Safety Rating From Environmental Working Group

...n drugstore sunscreen. Many cruise lines, resorts and marine preserves require guests to wear biodegradable sunscreen. Sold for years at resorts and dive sites in Mexico, Florida and Hawaii, Caribbean Solutions can be found at Amazon.com, Whole Foods Market in the northeast and natural retailers nationw...

'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Olympic Gold Medal-Winner Greg Louganis

...y rounds. With a resulting concussion -- and with tens of millions of people watching -- he completed the preliminaries and went on to repeat the same dive during the finals. With almost perfect scores, he clinched the Gold Medal. As a result of his stellar performance throughout the Olympics, he was name...

Head Injuries All Too Common in Summer Play

...on't let young children use playgrounds located on hard surfaces. Perform regular safety checks of sports fields, playgrounds and equipment. Don't dive into water less than nine feet deep or in above-ground pools. Check the depth and check for debris in the water before diving. Follow all rules and ...

Environmental Tectonics Corporation Announces Sale of Two Hyperbaric Monoplace Chambers

...ic chamber. The BARA-MED(R) XD includes a 4th generation Windows(TM) based operating system. This computerized system eliminates the need for operator dive time management and paper recordkeeping while ensuring comprehensive and unassailable documentation of the procedure. These features enable technician...

ANSYS Technology Offers Swimmers Best Chance of Success in Build-Up to Beijing Games

...chnology was used to predict fluid flows around the body of an elite swimmer in the outstretched glide position (assumed immediately after the initial dive and following each lap's turn off the pool wall) to identify areas where drag, and its slowing effect, is likely to occur. In addition, the simulation...

Wounded Warriors Rig for Skiing, Rock Climbing, Other Winter Sports

... PHOENIX, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Seriously wounded veterans will learn to ski, rock climb, drive snowmobiles, and scuba dive -- sports they may have thought they would never do -- at the 22nd National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic March 30 to April 4 in Snowmass Vil...

Dip Your Diet in Chocolate ... Introducing New Skinny Dippers!

... The Skinny Cow(R) brand offers new low-fat ice cream dipped in chocolate OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- dive in! The newest addition to The Skinny Cow(R) brand urges dieters everywhere to release their inhibitions and "dip" into new Skinny Dippers. Weighing...

Boosts in Managed Care Enrollment Seen Across The Board

... most important," states Russell Workman, Principal Director of Data Operations for HealthLeaders-InterStudy. "Managed Market Surveyor allows users to dive down into a geographic area, move across to a specific health plan that is dominant in that area, and then pull back to a larger scale, to see how tha...

Blue Cross of California and the California Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Launch 'Live Like a Champion Tour'

...ren pledge to put down the remote and get active. -- Jerry Rice's Catch Like A Champion: Inspired by Super Bowl champion Jerry Rice, children dive onto an inflatable mat and make the winning catch in the end zone, while seeing messages encouraging 30-60 minutes of physical activity a day....

Eat Seafood, See Weight Loss: Recent Study Finds Another Reason to Eat Seafood for a Fit Lifestyle

...rvings of seafood as recommended by experts, including the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Dietetic Association (ADA). More people might dive in to seafood if they knew that in addition to being low in fat and high in protein, fish contains other components that may boost weight loss. A st...

Farewell chicken tenders

... CHICAGO --- For lunch, Joy Hesemann loved to dive into a platter of deep-fried, crunchy chicken tenders with a side of ranch dressing. At night, she'd fry up ground beef for Hamburger Helper or anothe...

Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance

...e blood pouring from his head. He said the pilot knew the cabin had decompressed but was not aware of the broken window, so he put the airplane into a dive to a safe altitude of 10,000 feet. "I kept saying, 'Don't pass out, don't pass out, I have a patient on board and I have to take care of the pati...

Japanese Soak in Their Noodles

... The Japanese love their noodles so much that some of them are literally ready to dive in to their bowl of ramen . A Japanese spa on Saturday opened special baths meant to resemble ramen, complete with bath salt shaped like the d...

Australia Battles Oil Slick on Yarra River

...tail possums. "The major potential risk is wildlife or animals coming in direct contact with the oil. It can get on the feathers of birds if they dive into the water," he said. An absorption boom has been placed across the river upstream of Dights Falls to soak up the slick, and no wildlife ...

Robotic Surgeon to Team Up With Doctors, Astronauts on NASA Mission

...ter. The NASA mission poses new challenges. Researchers shrank the computers and power supplies that support the robot so they can be carried in dive bags by technical scuba divers and fit into the limited space. Most importantly, the engineers wrote an instructional manual so crew members could rea...

Penguin: an Alternative Bio-indicator to Monitor Climate Change

... penguins are good candidates as bio-indicators for several reasons. Firstly, while at sea foraging, they cover hundreds of kilometers and are able to dive to depths of several hundred meters, so they explore a relatively large portion of the expansive Southern Oceans. Secondly, the diets of several popul...

Recently discovered deep-sea reefs catch the attention of the drug discovery team

...ficance and topography of the whole canyon based on small swaths revealed by the flashlight. The Miami AUV work has instead made it possible to choose dive sites likely to be vibrant reef areas ahead of time, all with an understanding of the full system being explored. The expedition will have two ...

Make No Bones About It: Actress Sally, Fields Osteoporosis Like A star!

... breast cancer and even stroke. Sally Field faced a similar problem. She said “When I completely went off HRT, my bone density took a really big dive and my doctor noticed it." According to experts, women need more calcium. Field, a winner in sprit, decided to fight osteoporosis for all it i...

Fish food has lot of advantages, but only if cooked in the right way

...he benefits to the maximum. This is because the cooking preparation is as important as the amount of fat and calories in your meals. // Ready to dive into the nutrition facts? Just one piece of batter-dipped fish has 170 calories and 11 grams of fat. Fish or shrimp preparations accompanied by fried ...
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