Verizon and California Partnership to End Domestic Violence Launch Program to Help Victims Protect Themselves by Using Technology
OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- California domestic violence prevention advocates will learn how to use the latest technology to help keep abuse survivors safe, thanks to a new program created by the California Partnership to End
Domestic Violence (CPEDV) and Verizon.
Hospice Care Eases the End for Loyal Pets
Increasingly, loving owners are choosing it for their animal companions
THURSDAY, Aug. 6 (HealthDay News) -- Hospice care isn't just for humans anymore, as more animal owners are making that choice for their terminally ill pets as an alternative to early euthanasia.
For nearly 20 ye...
Kensey Nash Corporation Announces its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2009 Earnings Release Date and Teleconference
EXTON, Pa., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kensey Nash Corporation (Nasdaq: KNSY ) today announced that it will release its earnings results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2009 at 7:30 A.M. Eastern Time on Thursday, August 20, 2009.
Joe Kaufmann, President...
Cardica to Announce Fiscal 2009 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results on Thursday, August 13, 2009
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC ) today announced that it will release financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and year ended June 30, 2009 on Thursday, August 13, 2009, after the markets close. Cardica's managemen...
Pennsylvanians With Disabilities Call for an End to Institution-Only Options
Less Expensive In-Home Care Best Option for Disabled and Budget
PHILADELPHIA, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania, Disabled In Action of PA, the Pennsylvania Mental Health Consumer Association, Liberty Resources and numerous advo...
Miles To End Malaria Program Gets an Extra Burst of Speed From American Le Mans Series Founder Don Panoz
The Panoz Family Joins Patron Highcroft Racing, Tequila Patron and Racecar Fans Across the Country to Help Families in Africa Fight Malaria with Malaria No More
DANBURY, Conn., July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patron Highcroft Racing and Malaria No More have been joined by a ...
ResMed Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2009 Results
SAN DIEGO, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RESMED INC. (NYSE: RMD ), announced today that on Thursday, August 6, 2009, it will release its results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2009. A press release with ResMed's results will be issued after 1:00 p.m. Pacific ...
Addiction scientists call for end to executions for drug offenders
The death penalty for those convicted of drug trafficking and other drug-related offences should be abolished as it is both ineffective as a policy measure and a violation of human rights.
So write a group of prominent addiction scientists who believe that the international addiction community ...
Autism Speaks Launches TV Ad Campaign Calling on Congress to End Insurance Discrimination Against Children with Autism
Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, launches a new national television advertising campaign calling on Congress to put an end
to private insurers' blatant discrimination against children with autism.
New York, NY (PRWEB) July 8,...
National Autism Association Teams Up With 12 Organizations to End Abusive Restraint and Seclusion in Schools
NIXA, Mo., June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Autism Association (NAA) along with 12 other organizations launched a campaign this week to spur letter writing and raise awareness about dangerous restraint and seclusion practices in schools. The initiative comes on the heels of the May...
Deploying the Power of Music to Save Lives West Africa's Most Beloved Singer Raises His Voice to End Malaria
DAKAR, Senegal, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- World-famous singer Youssou Ndour has a voice that is recognized across the globe. Now he's using that voice to amplify the fight against malaria in his home country of Senegal with a new song "Xeex Sibbiru" ("Fight Malaria" in Wolof) an...
Imagenetix, Inc. Reports Year End Results
- Revenue Increases by 34% from Prior Year
- Revenue Increases to $7,461,000 from $5,570,000
- Earnings Per Share Equals $0.04 vs. $0.16 Loss for Prior Year
SAN DIEGO, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Imagenetix, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: IAGX) announced today results for its fi...
Organization Announces End Prostate Cancer Tour
ZERO - The Project to End
Prostate Cancer Brings Awareness Across Country;
Partnership with Depend Helps Raise Money for the Cause
WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Zero prostate cancer deaths. Zero prostate cancer cases and for those with prostate cancer, it means a zero PSA....
UCF researcher's nanoparticles could someday lead to end of chemotherapy
Nanoparticles specially engineered by University of Central Florida Assistant Professor J. Manuel Perez and his colleagues could someday target and destroy tumors, sparing patients from toxic, whole-body chemotherapies.
Perez and his team used a drug called Taxol for their cell culture studies,...
Kimberly-Clark Teams Up With Sports Legends to Launch 'The Depend Campaign to End Prostate Cancer'
Brand unveils four-month awareness campaign featuring Len Dawson, Ken Griffey Sr., Jim Colbert, Joe Cortez and Rod Woodson to support partnership with ZERO - The Project to End
DALLAS, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With prostate cancer affecting a staggering one in...
Education International Calls for an End to Child Labour
BRUSSELS, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Every year at this time, members of
Education International (EI) join with other trade unions and concerned
citizens around the globe to mark the World Day Against Child Labour, 12 June.
"Ten years ago, the international community adopted the landmark I...
When Parents Fight, Children Often End Up With Scars
Witnessing violent relationship may lead to poor mental health, researchers say
THURSDAY, June 4 (HealthDay News) --Adults who witnessed parental violence while growing up are more likely to suffer mental health problems, according to researchers who studied 3,023 adults in Paris.
Blacks more likely to opt for life-sustaining measures at end of life
PITTSBURGH, May 28 When faced with a terminal illness, African-American seniors were two times more likely than whites to say they would want life-prolonging treatments, according to a University of Pittsburgh study available online and published in the June issue of the Journal of General Inter...
Hard Times for Nursing Hires Doesn't Signal End to Shortage According to California Institute for Nursing & Health Care
Economic Times Bring Experienced Nurses Back To Job Market
BERKELEY, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- In spite of fewer openings for new nurses at hospitals -- a result of the economic recession -- there is still a nursing shortage, according to Deloras Jones, RN, MS, executive director of the ...
Senate Republican Budget Would End Health Initiatives That Save Lives and Money
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elimination of funding for the Governor's Office of Health Care Reform as proposed by the Senate Republican budget plan would end
a wide range of critical projects focused on reducing the rate of health care cost increases, improving quality of ...
Disability Activist Urges Obama to Escalate Stem Cell Research to End Paralysis For Millions of Americans
Cody Unser Comments on President Obama's Town Hall Acknowledgement of Economy's Toll on Disabled
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cody Unser, a 22-year-old student at University of Redlands and head of the Cody Unser First Step Foundation, commends President Obama f...
White Castle Contributes $25,000 to Share Our Strength(R) to Help End Childhood Hunger in America
CHICAGO, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As a result of tough economic times, childhood hunger is on the rise. White Castle is making a $25,000 contribution to Share Our Strength(R), the leading national organization dedicated to ending childhood hunger in America. According to Share Our Strength estimat...
Pelosi: Health Care Legislation Will Be on the House Floor by the End of July
WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama and Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke at a press availability following a meeting on health care reform this morning at the White House among the President, the Speaker, Vice President Joe Biden, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, and ...
Breast Cancer Action Sues to End Gene Patenting
Lawsuit Seeks Increased Access to Information for Patients of Breast Cancer
SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Breast Cancer Action (BCA) is challenging the legality of patenting human "breast cancer genes." BCA is joining the American Civil Liberties Union in suing Myriad Genetics...
AIDS Action Welcomes President's Budget Increases Yet Expresses Distress With Failure to End Federal Ban on Syringe Exchange Funding
WASHINGTON, May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In his Fiscal Year 2010 (FY 10) budget request, President Barack Obama increased funding for HIV prevention and treatment and care by $107 million. In doing so, President Obama has put funding behind the vision set forth in his FY 10 budget outline of ...
Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy Awards Two End Duchenne Grants
Researchers at University of Florida -- Gainesville , University of California -- Los Angeles to Receive $250,000 For Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio, May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patricia A. Furlong, Founding President and CEO of...
Team ZERO to Run to End Prostate Cancer in 2009 ING New York City Marathon
Runners Encouraged to Join ZERO - The Project to End
Prostate Cancer to Take Strides for the Cause
WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spring is in the air across the country and runners are hitting the pavement to ramp up their running regimes in preparation for upcoming races. ZERO...
CRH Medical reports year end results
(all figures are in US dollars)
- Clinic operations revenue increases 100%
- Product sales revenue increases 173%
VANCOUVER, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CRH Medical Corporation (CRM:TSX-V) announced today that it recorded revenues of $6,655,342 for the year ended 2008...
Patient Safety Technologies Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Results
Fourth Quarter 2008 Revenues more than tripled to $843 thousand
2008 Annual Revenues Increased 155% to $2.8 million
TEMECULA, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Patient Safety Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: PSTX) today announced record quarterly and annual revenues for the qua...
AMDL, Inc. Reports 2008 Year End Financial Results and Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Targets
TUSTIN, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMDL, Inc., (NYSE Alternext US: ADL), an international pharmaceutical company with operations in China and the US, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2008.
For the 12 months ended December...
Team ZERO to Run to End Prostate Cancer in 2009 Marathons
Runners Encouraged to Join ZERO -- The Project to End
Prostate Cancer to Take Strides for the Cause
WASHINGTON, April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spring is in the air across the country and runners are hitting the pavement to ramp up their running regimes in preparation for upcoming races. ...
Chemed Corporation Purchases a Second Corporate Jet - MMI Investments Demands an End to Chemed Corporate Largesse
The MMI Director Nominees Will Bring Much-Needed Independence and Stockholder Representation to the Chemed Board
NEW YORK, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- MMI Investments, L.P. ("MMI") today announced that it has sent a letter to the newly-elected Chairman of Chemed Corporation ("Chemed"), George J. ...
Be a Fan of Special Olympics Georgia athletes and join the Spread the Word to End the Word campaign
ATLANTA, March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Special Olympics Georgia announced a new youth-lead effort - Spread the Word to End
the Word - 3.31.09, encouraging people to pledge to stop using the derogatory word "retard."
Tuesday, March 31 will be devoted to educating and raising awarene...
PharmAthene Reports Year End 2008 Financial Results
ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 30, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, today reported operational and financial results for the year ended December 31, 2008.
For the years end...
Providence Service Corporation Releases Fourth Quarter and Audited Year End 2008 Results
Impairment Analysis Complete; Increases First Quarter 2009 Earnings Guidance to a Minimum of $0.25 per diluted share
TUCSON, Ariz., March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq: PRSC ) today announced results for the fourth quarter and calendar year ended ...
Birner Dental Management Services, Inc. Announces Earnings for Year End and Fourth Quarter 2008
DENVER, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Birner Dental Management Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: BDMS ) , operators of PERFECT TEETH dental practices, announced results for the year ended December 31, 2008. Total dental group practice revenue decreased $371,000, or .6%, to $59.0 million. Net r...
Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results Today
Conference Call Today to Follow Release
DENVER, March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. ("Global Med" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: GLOB), an international e-Health, medical information technology company, will report its fourth quarter and year end
Transcept Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 Financial Results
Conference call scheduled at 5:00 PM Eastern Time today
- September 2008: Submitted the Intermezzo (R) new drug application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
- December 2008: FDA assigned a July 30, 2009 Prescription Drug User Fee Act ...
Researchers Use Gene to End High Blood Sugar in Mice
Whether method might someday help people awaits further study
WEDNESDAY, March 18 (HealthDay News) -- Delivering a gene called neurogenin3 into the livers of diabetic mice activates adult stem cells that promote steady insulin production, say researchers at the Baylor College of Medici...
China Pharma Holdings, Inc. Reports Record 2008 Year End Financial Results and Corporate Updates
-- Fiscal year Revenue up 53.6%, to $50.96 Million, exceeding guidance of
-- Fiscal year Net Income up 39.1%, to 17.83 Million
-- Fiscal year Gross Margin 49.6%, up from 46.9% for 2007
-- EPS increased 28% reaching $0.44 per share compared to...