RESPONSE to the FDA and Public Health Experts Findings on Electronic Cigarettes
LOS ANGELES, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, the FDA announced that after laboratory analysis of electronic cigarette samples they have discovered that Electronic Cigarettes contain carcinogens and toxic chemicals. However, this does not ring true for U.S. based manufactu...
US Farms, Inc. Updates on Recent Aloe Vera Findings Relating to Cleaner and Healthier Teeth
SAN DIEGO, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- US Farms, Inc. (Pink Sheets: USFM), a diversified Farming, Nursery and Wellness company announced today that a new recent study shows that Aloe Vera gel as tooth gel, can soothe gun pain and fight cavities. The findings, published in the May/J...
96-Week Safety and Efficacy Findings Presented for INTELENCE(TM) (etravirine) As Part of HIV Combination Therapy
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Ninety-six week pooled results from two Phase 3 studies (DUET-1 and DUET-2) showed that significantly more treatment-experienced HIV-1-infected adults with non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) and protease inhibitor (PI) resi...
Inflammation may trigger Alzheimer's disease, Saint Louis University findings suggest
ST. LOUIS -- The anti-inflammatory drug indomethacin could hold promise as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease, says a Saint Louis University doctor and researcher.
Two research studies published by William A. Banks, M.D., professor of geriatrics and pharmacological and physiological science at...
CenterWatch to Introduce Key Findings from Surveys on Physician Referrals to Clinical Trials and Clinical Trial Volunteer Experiences at DIA Meeting
CenterWatch will present never-before released results from two annual surveys at the upcoming DIA Meeting in San Diego, Calif.
Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) June 18, 2009 -- CenterWatch , a global source for clinical trials information, will present never-before released resu...
Gene findings revealing reasons for neuroblastoma risk
Two new studies from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia advance the search for genetic events that result in neuroblastoma, a puzzling, often-deadly type of childhood cancer.
Originating in the peripheral nervous system, neuroblastoma is the most common solid cancer of early childhood and ...
New findings encourage more vigilant monitoring of seizure activity among intensive care patients
NEW YORK (June 17, 2009) Two new studies published by neurologists at Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital demonstrate a need for more vigilant monitoring for seizure activity among intensive care patients who may be experiencing subtle seizures that are typically ...
Pitt melanoma researchers present novel findings at ASCO
PITTSBURGH, May 30 Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) have identified eight genes that help predict a melanoma patient's response to treatment. The new findings
are being presented at the 45th annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), M...
Statement by American Legacy Foundation(R): Findings of Decades of Massive Fraud by Tobacco Industry Upheld in U.S. Court of Appeals
WASHINGTON, May 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legacy Foundation(R) applauds today's unanimous decision in U.S. v. Philip Morris, et, al . The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld the U.S. District Court's findings
that the tobacco industry en...
HIMSS Analytics and NetMotion Wireless Release Study Findings on Key Challenges for Wireless Healthcare Deployments
Approximately one-third of hospitals in the United States now use wireless deployments
Free report examines common obstacles and methods to address them in healthcare settings
SEATTLE, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly one-third of hospitals in the United States have deployed a wir...
New Research Finds Recession Has Greater Impact on Health of Parents than Children with Specific Findings on Hispanics
Most Hispanics agree that the health of the entire family is important, yet parents prioritize children's health over their own
RIDGEFIELD, Conn., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The economic downturn is contributing to a decline in overall family health in the Hispanic community, with parents priorit...
New Research Finds Recession Has Greater Impact on Health of Parents than Children With Specific Findings on African Americans
Most African Americans agree that the health of the entire family is important, yet parents prioritize children's health over their own
RIDGEFIELD, Conn., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The economic downturn is contributing to a decline in overall family health in the African American community, wi...
Stanford Center on Longevity Releases New Findings About Voter Attitudes on Health Care Reform
Voters willing to engage in discussion about trade-offs
STANFORD, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans want answers to tough questions about the trade-offs involved in health care reform, according to new data released today by the Stanford Center on Longevity (SCL).
Swine flu: Early findings about pandemic potential reported in new study
about the emerging pandemic of a new strain of influenza A (H1N1) in Mexico are published today in Science .
Researchers from the MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling at Imperial College London, working in collaboration with the World Health Organisation and public he...
Research Findings on Nine GlaxoSmithKline Cancer Compounds to be Presented at ASCO 2009
Data Include First Presentation of Phase III Progression Free Survival Results for Pazopanib in Kidney Cancer
LONDON and PHILADELPHIA, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Oncology announced that new clinical data from nine of its oncology molecules will be featured in various pre...
VetCentric Releases Findings of Pet Owner Survey
Data Results in New Compounded Medication Program
GLEN BURNIE, Md., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- VetCentric, Inc., the nation's largest practice-to-home delivery veterinary pharmacy today announced the results of its recent online survey of more than 1,200 pet owners from across the U.S.
Stanford Issues Findings from Cognitive and Brain Experts Urging Consumer Caution on Memory Fitness Products
Tips for navigating the marketplace of memory aids
STANFORD, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Stanford Center on Longevity today, on behalf of 30 of the world's finest cognitive and brain scientists, released a statement providing public guidance on products claiming to improve me...
Unexpected Positive Finding Expands Potential for Quigley QR333 Drug for Diabetic Neuropathy; Findings Suggest Possible Disease Modification
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quigley Pharma Inc., www.quigleyco.com , a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Quigley Corporation (Nasdaq: QGLY ) announced today that their recently completed Phase 2 double-blinded, placebo-controlled, clinical trial of diabetic peripheral ne...
Major statin study reveals several important findings for reducing prostate cancer and disease
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Statins, drugs widely prescribed to lower cholesterol, may have protective effects on prostate health. This large Mayo Clinic cohort study looked at three different aspects of urological health -- prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction and prostate enlargement. Initial resear...
Incidental findings in trauma patients spark concerns for physicians
Nearly one-fifth of trauma patients who undergo CT evaluation have incidental findings, according to a study performed by Columbus Radiology Corp. at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, OH.
during trauma evaluation are a growing concern for physicians in regards to the diagno...
New findings measure precise impact of fat on cancer spread
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Researchers at Purdue University have precisely measured the impact of a high-fat diet on the spread of cancer, finding that excessive dietary fat caused a 300 percent increase in metastasizing tumor cells in laboratory animals.
The researchers used an imaging technique t...
Rush University Medical Center experts present latest research findings at AAOS meeting
(CHICAGO) Leading orthopedic surgeons and other clinicians from Rush University Medical Center are presenting new basic and clinical research findings
at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting in Las Vegas, Nev., on February 25-28. Highlights from some of the educational ses...
JAMA article contends earlier study overstated validity of findings on bisphenol A
In a letter to be published in this week's Journal of the American Medical
Association ( JAMA ), Dr. S. Stanley Young, Assistant Director of Bioinformatics at the National Institute of Statistical Sciences, and Ming Yu, University of British Columbia, highlight the statistical limitations of a s...
New findings on old kidneys could enhance transplants, Stanford study shows
STANFORD, Calif. The older the kidney, the worse it works though exactly how much worse isn't known. But with a mean wait time of over three years for a kidney transplant, even old kidneys are in demand. The challenge for doctors is to determine a kidney's prospects prior to the operation.
New findings shed light on why smokers struggle to quit
DURHAM, NC Just seeing someone smoke can trigger smokers to abandon their nascent efforts to kick the habit, according to new research conducted at Duke University Medical Center.
Brain scans taken during normal smoking activity and 24 hours after quitting show there is a marked increase in a ...
Bionovo to Present Recent Findings of BN108, its Anticancer Agent, at the 31st Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bionovo, Inc.
(Nasdaq: BNVI ) will present findings
on the mechanism of action of its
anti-cancer agent BN108 at the 31st Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
being held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio TX,
Initial Survey Findings on Diabetes Awareness Released by PatientAssistance.com
Patient Assistance ( www.PatientAssistance.com ) has released initial survey results on diabetes awareness amongst uninsured and underinsured Americans.
Baton Rouge, LA – November 20, 2008 – Patient Assistance releases initial findings
of a survey on diabete...
Best Practice Database Provides Key Findings for Biopharma Product Launch Evaluation
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Pharma executives are
increasingly finding value in the research products and services offered by
Best Practices, LLC and in particular in use of the on-demand benchmark
repository known as the Best Practice Database (
Tibotec presents interim findings for TMC435, an investigational genotype 1 hepatitis C treatment
SAN FRANCISCO (November 3, 2008) New clinical data show antiviral activity of TMC435, an investigational protease inhibitor (PI) being developed by Tibotec BVBA for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Tibotec will present findings
from three TMC435 studies, including a lat...
NABP Findings Underscore Dangers of Purchasing Prescription Medicine Online and From Foreign Sources
MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the
number of visitors to Internet drug outlets nearly tripling in the last
year, the risk to patients' health is higher than ever. Based on its
assessment of more than 1,000 Internet drug outlets selling medicine
online, the Nation...
New National Public Opinion Survey Reveals Important Findings on Oral Health Care Perceptions
The Public Speaks Up on Oral Health Care: An ADA and Crest/Oral-B Survey Unveiled at the American Dental Association Annual Session
SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 17, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Dental
Association (ADA(R)), in collaboration with Crest(R) and Oral-B(R),
yesterday revealed findin...
New findings may improve treatment of inherited breast cancer
Scientists have identified some of the elusive downstream molecules that play a critical role in the development and progression of familial breast cancer. The research, published by Cell Press in the October 10th issue of the journal Molecular Cell, also identifies a compound found in grapes an...
Curemark CEO Presents Autism Findings at Prestigious Neurobiology Conference at Oxford
Curemark, LLC announced today that Founder and CEO Dr. Joan Fallon has presented Curemark's most recent findings
on autism at the Gordon Conference on Neurobiology and Brain Disorders which took place August 24-29 at Magdalene College in Oxford.
Rye, NY (PRWEB) Septembe...
Endoscopic ultrasound highly accurate in evaluating ambiguous radiographic findings of the pancreas
OAK BROOK, Ill. August 27, 2008 Researchers from St. Louis University School of Medicine in Missouri report that EUS and EUS-FNA is 99.1 percent accurate in diagnosing pancreatic neoplasms (abnormal growths or tumors) in patients who were referred for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) because of CT a...
Positive Findings Published on Emergent Technology for Treating Chronic Pain
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Peer-reviewed safety and efficacy
data on Electrical Twitch Obtaining Intramuscular Stimulation (eToims(R)),
successfully applied to patients suffering from treatment-resistant chronic
pain appeared in the August/September issue of Electromyography and
New Survey Findings Reveal Emotional and Physical Toll of Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Advancement of Treatment Through 'Generations'
Survey Results Capture Perspectives of People Living with Rheumatoid
Arthritis and Physicians Treating the Condition over a Span of 30 Years
HORSHAM, Pa., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Emotional and physical
limitations are significant challenges cited by people diagnosed with
New Survey Findings Reveal Emotional and Physical Toll of Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Advancement of Treatment through "Generations"
Survey Results Capture Perspectives of People Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Physicians Treating the Condition over a Span of 30 Years
Horsham, PA (Vocus) July 15, 2008 -- Emotional and physical limitations are significant challenges cited by people diagnosed wi...
The Montreal Heart Institute presents findings on congestive heart failure and atrial fibrillation
The results of a major international clinical trial coordinated by the Montreal Heart Institute were reported today in the New England Journal of Medicine . The Atrial Fibrillation and Congestive Heart Failure Trial (AF-CHF) was a prospective, multicentre project involving patients with heart fai...
NYP/Weill Cornell physician-scientists present latest cancer findings at ASCO meeting
NEW YORK (May 29, 2008) -- Leading oncologists and cancer researchers at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center are presenting new basic and clinical research findings
at the 44th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting in Chicago, May 30 to June 3.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Evaluation Findings Demonstrate Masimo Patient SafetyNet(TM) Delivers Improvements in Clinical Outcomes and Patient Safety on General Care Floors
Early results show positive impacts on safety, quality of care, clinician efficiency and nursing satisfaction
IRVINE, Calif., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Medical Center and Masimo (Nasdaq: MASI ), the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry