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PET can help guide treatment decisions for a common pediatric cancer

RESTON, Va.A new study published in the August issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine shows that positron emission tomography (PET) is an important tool for depicting the extent of neuroblastoma in some patients, particularly for those in the early stages of the disease. Neuroblastoma accounts...

The San Francisco SPCA Launches Online Guide for Summer Pet Health & Safety

SAN FRANCISCO, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco SPCA ( www.sfspca.org ), the city's leading privately supported, non-profit animal welfare organization, has launched its online guide for summer health and safety. Whether traveling out of town or staying ...

The Boston Funeral Guide Is 'Live'

BOSTON, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Don't want a mediocre funeral for your loved one? Check out the BostonFuneralGuide.com and explore your many Boston area options. "There are people who don't want a traditional funeral," Rev. Lisa Donegan says, "But they don't even know they...

Parent's Guide to Cord Blood Foundation Introduces New Brochure During Cord Blood Awareness Month to Address Critical Education Gap

Published Data Reinforces Need for Better Cord Blood Education BROOKEVILLE, Md., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expectant parents are poorly informed about cord blood banking, according to a study published in the Journal of Reproductive Medicin e . In fact, of the expectant...

Denver-Based Acupuncturist, Dr. Martha Lucas, Releases New Book: 'Vanity Calamity: Your Guide to Cosmetic Acupuncture for Anti-aging'

DENVER, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Martha Lucas, Ph.D., L.Ac., Denver-based acupuncturist and practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), has authored Vanity Calamity: Your Guide to Cosmetic Acupuncture for Anti-aging. The announcement is made by Dr. Lucas who says, " Vanity Calamity tell...

The Rasansky Law Firm Publishes Guide for Identifying, Preventing Childcare and Daycare Abuse

DALLAS, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the alarming and growing number of daycare and childcare abuse reports, noted Dallas attorney Jeff Rasansky has published " Preventing, Discovering and Acting on Claims of Daycare and Childcare Abuse ," a guide for identifying and preven...

First Brain Training Consumer's Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products

New Guide to be Unveiled by SharpBrains CEO on June 11th, during Games for Health Conference in Boston, MA SAN FRANCISCO, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- How can you take care of your brain when every week brings a new barrage of articles and studies which seem to contradict each other? Do supplement...

Findings in Epilepsy Gene in Animals May Guide Treatment Directions for Infants

PHILADELPHIA, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers studying a difficult-to-treat form of childhood epilepsy called infantile spasms have developed a line of mice that experiences seizures with features closely resembling those occurring in patients with infantile seizures. These genetical...

Findings in epilepsy gene in animals may guide treatment directions for infants

Researchers studying a difficult-to-treat form of childhood epilepsy called infantile spasms have developed a line of mice that experiences seizures with features closely resembling those occurring in patients with infantile seizures. These genetically engineered mice provide a new opportunity for...

MessageSolution Email and File Archive Enterprise Suite Wins Network Products Guide Reader Trust Award for Best Products and Services in Enterprise Archiving Category

MessageSolution announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading publication on information technologies and solutions has named MessageSolution Email & File Archive Enterprise Suite a winner of the 2009 Best Products and Services Award. This respected annual award honors p...

Environmental Monitoring Guide for Hospital Administrators Now Available From Dickson

Worldwide hospital managers can now obtain a comprehensive technical guide on environmental monitoring from Dickson Company -- "Hospital Environmental Monitoring -- What You Need to Know About Critical Storage Regulations, Liabilities, Audits, Instrument Selection and Cost Controls." ...

Accessible Air Travel Guide for People With Disabilities From United Spinal Association

NEW YORK, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Spinal Association ( www.UnitedSpinal.org ) has released an updated version of the Accessible Air Travel -- A Guide for People With Disabilities with expanded regulations for the Air Carrier Access Act -- the law that mandates air travel accessi...

New 2009 Guide To Health Insurance for the Unemployed Available at HealthInsuranceFinders.com

Premier health insurance online resource, HealthInsuranceFinders.com, recently published a 2009 Guide to Health Insurance for the Unemployed. In the free guide, users gain invaluable knowledge of available medical insurance options for themselves and their families. MIAMI, May 5 /PRNewswire...

'Pandemic Preparedness Manual' Offers Guide to Dealing with Possible Swine Flu Pandemic

The IFMA Foundation is offering the "Pandemic Preparedness Manual," a complimentary resource that can assist in planning for, controlling and responding to the threat of influenza. Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 27, 2009 -- With more than 100 deaths and hundreds of...

Free Bilingual Eye Exam Guide Now Available to Eyecare Professionals

PINELLAS PARK, Fla., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- To help facilitate dialogue during an eye examination between English-speaking eyecare professionals and Hispanic patients, Transitions Optical has developed the What to Expect: Bilingual Eye Exam Guide. This free bilingual guide illustrates key ste...

BMJ Award for NHS Choices Guide to the Medical Science in the News

LONDON, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The national NHS website, NHS Choices, has scooped the prestigious BMJ award for innovation in medical communications, for its evidence-based Behind the headlines service. Using a team of independent medical analysts, Bazian, the NHS website places an exp...

Designing the Care-Planning Process to Guide Evidence-Based Practice

CentraState and Pinnacle health systems already achieving positive results following their successful implementation of Siemens' Plan of Care CHICAGO, April 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CentraState and Pinnacle health systems will demonstrate and discuss how to leverage information technology...

Gurgle's Guide on How to Beat Morning Sickness and Pregnancy Fatigue

Most women expect to go through common symptoms during pregnancy, such as morning sickness, fatigue and weight gain, but despite this, many are not prepared to deal with them when they come. At Gurgle, we offer a guide to women in their early stages of pregnancy on how to cope with these symptoms...

An Online Guide to Cope With Recession-Related Stress

U.S.-supported site offers advice, referrals to help protect your health WEDNESDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- People struggling with emotional turmoil during these uncertain economic times can find help online through a new U.S. government-sponsored guide. "Getting Through Tough ...

Director of Healthcare Solutions Appointed to Guide Workforce Management Initiatives for Hospitals and Long Term Care Facilities

Workforce Insight, a leading provider of strategic workforce management consulting and implementation services, announced the appointment of Scott Weinhold as Director of Healthcare Solutions to accommodate the firm's growing base of healthcare clients striving to more effectively balance patien...

VIPPS Celebrates 10th Anniversary, Continues to Guide Consumers to Legitimate Internet Pharmacies

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Introduced by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy(R) (NABP)(R) in February 1999, the Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites(TM) (VIPPS)(R) program celebrates 10 years of protecting patients. The VIPPS program enables consumers...

On Being a Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research, third edition

ON BEING A SCIENTIST: A GUIDE TO RESPONSIBLE CONDUCT IN RESEARCH, THIRD EDITION, new from the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine, offers researchers -- especially early-career scientists and their mentors -- guidance on the ethical conduct of s...

Gold's Gym Offers Free Exercise Guide to Support American Diabetes Alert Day(R)

Company Joins Forces with The American Diabetes Association to Raise Awareness for the Role Exercise Plays in Fighting the Disease DALLAS, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In observance of American Diabetes Alert Day, Gold's Gym, the world's leading authority on health and fitness, is reaffirming its...

Hot Flash! - Sweet Pea Productions Releases 'Blitzed by Menopause: A Guy's Guide to Menopause'

First of its Kind DVD and Companion Booklet Mixes Humor and Medical Expertise to Help Men Better Understand their Menopausal Partners PORTLAND, Ore., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sweet Pea Productions, LLC, a video production company founded in 2008 by Portland actor Jan Brehm, has released its f...

Seaweed and fireflies brew may guide stem cell treatment for peripheral artery disease

An unlikely brew of seaweed and glow-in-the-dark biochemical agents may hold the key to the safe use of transplanted stem cells to treat patients with severe peripheral arterial disease (PAD), according to a team of veterinarians, basic scientists and interventional radiologists at Johns Hopkins. ...

'HEROES' Grants, Education Guide Support Youth Leaders Addressing Childhood Obesity Epidemic

Youth Service America, UnitedHealth Group Name Youth as 'First Responders' in the Escalating Childhood Obesity Crisis WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In order to address the growing childhood obesity epidemic, Youth Service America (YSA) and UnitedHealth Group are supporting ...

The Renal Physicians Guide to Nephrology Practice, 6th Edition

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether you're transitioning from training to practice, establishing your own practice or joining an existing practice The Renal Physicians Guide to Nephrology Practice, 6th Edition provides a summary of recommendations and a comprehensive revie...

Doctors' Guide to Cancer Drugs May Need Revising

Physicians often rely on outdated data when making 'off-label' decisions, study says MONDAY, Feb. 16 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors may not always have complete or clear information when they prescribe cancer medications for uses beyond what the drugs have been approved for, a new study f...

Safety guide launched for new 3-D dental scans

Important new guidelines for dentists using the latest three-dimensional imaging system in their surgeries have been established for UK and European practitioners. Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT), which gives a similar kind of image as a medical CT scan, is now available in high-street den...

Fit 4 Sex: The Guide to Make Sure He Never Leaves

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Entertainer turned Fitness Guru Tera Patrick announces her sexiest endeavor yet - getting women "Fit 4 Sex" with a unique DVD series distributed by Watch It Now Entertainment melting Yoga, Pilates and Kama Sutra into a fitness program guaranteed to get you in sh...

PBM Purchaser Guide from URAC and NBCH Will Help Employers and Business Coalitions Evaluate, Manage Pharmacy Benefit Services

URAC's quality standards offer framework for employers WASHINGTON, Jan 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- URAC, a leading health care management accreditation body, and the National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH) today released a comprehensive PBM Purchasers Guide for employers and ...

'Secrets Revealed By A Medical Collector, The Patient's Guide to Avoiding Bankruptcy'

SHAWNEE, Kan., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- With 27 years of experience in myriad aspects of the healthcare industry, Barbara Gail Kimberlin-Murphy reveals the behind-the-scenes knowledge she's cultivated in her new nonfiction guidebook, "Secrets Revealed By A Medical Collector, The Patient's Guide to ...

'Waking Up And Getting Ready': New 'Green' Guide Advocates Simple Living and Earth-Centered Spirituality

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the great challenges of our day, including two wars, an economic meltdown, the ongoing presence of terrorism and environmental degradation, Blair Frank presents his arguments for a response in his new nonfiction guide, "Waking Up And Getti...

Unique Planning Guide Helps Professionals and Families Through Healthcare and End-of-Life Decision Making

People Planning Ahead ensures that people proceed through end-of-life care with minimum adversity and maximum dignity WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Helping someone make healthcare and end-of-life decisions is one of the most profound services any of us can provide. Yet, for th...

New appropriate use criteria guide treatment of patients with heart blockage

If you're committed to fitness, the decision to climb a couple of flights of stairs rather than take the elevator is clear. But if you develop chest pain on the way up, deciding how to treat the symptoms of clogged arteries in your heart is much more complicated. Whether it's appropriate to tr...

HealthInsuranceFinders.com Publishes Health Insurance Guide for the Recently Unemployed

REDLANDS, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In this tough economy many Americans are losing their jobs and are facing the unpleasant task of looking at alternative health insurance options. Not only can the loss of income be a serious financial challenge for most individuals and families, the loss...

Free Guide to Remaining Calm During Stressful Times from Harvard Medical School

The Harvard Medical School Portable Guide to Stress Relief, a free guide offered by Harvard Health Publications, provides helpful tips on how to relieve stress during the holidays. Boston (Vocus) December 9, 2008 -- Lately, every day seems to bring a new cause for worry...

Women's Health The Daily Fix Your Guide to Healthy Habits for Good Nutrition

NEW YORK, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- One thing women know about healthy eating is that the rules keep changing. Now, there's a reliable nutrition guide created specifically for busy women to help them navigate the dietary temptations they face every day and still enjoy the foods they love. In...

Cleveland Clinic Issues New Guide for Chronic Hip Pain

A new guide from Cleveland Clinic's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, available for download as a PDF, details the common causes of chronic hip pain. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) December 8, 2008 -- In 2008, 240,000 people in the United States of America will have hip replace...

Health Level Seven and The Health Story Project Announce Publication of Diagnostic Imaging Report Guide at Annual RSNA Meeting : HL7 Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) Implementation Guide Enhances Radiology Reporting

The latest development in the standardization of information flow between radiologists and electronic health record systems was announced today at the 94th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North American (RSNA) by Health Level Seven (HL7) and The Health Story ...
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