Access to America's Orthopaedic Services Act of 2009 Introduced in the Senate
Senators Cardin (D-MD) and Burr (R-NC) sponsor bill to increase awareness and research for musculoskeletal diseases
WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, July 30, 2009, the Access to America's Orthopaedic Services Act of 2009 (AAOS Act), S. 1548, was in...
Oncology Care Quality Improvement Program Introduced by Bipartisan Coalition Dedicated to Better Cancer Care Nationwide
Legislators proud to introduce "Oncology Care Quality Improvement Program of 2009" to ensure that patients, doctors and families have the best health care tools available
Bill is endorsed by National Patient Advocate Foundation and US Oncology
WASHINGTON, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ...
High Activity, Plant Based Diamine Oxidase Enzyme Introduced by Bio-Research Products
NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Research Products announced today the first commercial, plant-based diamine oxidase (DAO). Dr. Bryce Cunningham, President and Chief Technology Officer of Bio-Research, reports that this new diamine oxidase is orders of magnitude more active than DA...
BellaDerm(TM), a Unique Human Skin Tissue Implant for Facial and Body Contouring, is Introduced by MTF
EDISON, N.J., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- BellaDerm, the first human dermal tissue graft offered specifically for facial and body contouring procedures, is being introduced
today by MTF, the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, the country's leading non-profit tissue bank.
BellaDerm is a uniqu...
Heart Rhythm Society Introduced to New Method for Optimizing Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy During Exercise
Heart Rhythm Society Introduced
to New Method for Optimizing Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy During Exercise. The new FDA-approved Shape-HF™ Cardiopulmonary Testing System "can make a dramatic difference in treating CRT patients." Dr. Abraham Kocheril, Professor of Medicine and ...
Body-Jet Liposuction First Introduced in the United States
Dr. Jeffry Schafer of New Image Cosmetic Surgery in San Diego is the first in the US to offer Body-Jet Liposuction AKA water assisted liposuction (WAL).
San Diego, California (PRWEB) May 6, 2009 -- A gentler form of liposuction - the "body-jet" - has been in...
First-Ever Standardized Scales to Measure the Skin's Aging Process Are Introduced at the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery's Annual Meeting
The Merz Scales(TM) are the most comprehensive rating system to be developed in the field of aesthetic dermatology in more than 34 years
LAS VEGAS, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Merz Scales, the first standardized, comprehensive rating system to measure the skin's aging process, were introduced
Lung Cancer Research Bill Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives: Companion to Senate Mortality Reduction Bill
WASHINGTON, April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance announced that a comprehensive lung cancer research funding bill targeting lung cancer's high mortality rate was introduced
with bipartisan support today in the U.S. House of Representatives today.
Innovative Decision Support Tool Introduced at AMCP Annual Meeting
ORLANDO, FL, April 15 /PRNewswire/ - FormularyDecisions.com, an online platform for healthcare decision makers, is being officially introduced
at AMCP's 21st Annual Meeting and Showcase by Dymaxium, Inc. and a Steering Committee of prominent healthcare decision makers (HCDMs).
Today, HCDMs can b...
The Coalition for Ethical Imaging Announces Support for Diagnostic Imaging Bills Introduced in Texas Legislature
AUSTIN, Texas, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Ethical Imaging (CEI), a grassroots coalition with the goal of improving diagnostic imaging practices in Texas, has announced its support for Senate Bill 1461 by Sen. Robert Duncan (R-Lubbock) and its companion bill in the House, House Bill...
New Innovation for Battling Number One Killer in America Introduced by Eniva Nutraceutics
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- In its ongoing contribution to science and the innovation of industry leading nutraceuticals, Eniva Nutraceutics announces the introduction of its new Eniva (R) Cholesterol Reduce r (TM) formula. This advanced, liquid nutri...
Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Enhancement Act of 2009 Introduced in 111th U.S. Congress
Landmark Bill Would Create National Patient Registry, Increase Public Awareness of Deadly Lung Disease
WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) is excited to announce a pivotal time in our national pulmonary fibrosis (PF) advocacy program -...
OrthoPlex 3D Digital Modeling Solution Introduced by Dentsply GAC
The Only program that facilitates creation of a 3D model - and custom lab appliance - from one impression
BOHEMIA, N.Y., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoPlex from Dentsply GAC is the first digital modeling technology that enables orthodontists to create an accurate 3D model - and custom lab ...
Tanger Outlet Centers Introduced the Tanger Cure Card & Raised $30,000 to Fight Cancer
GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tanger Outlet Centers
has been on the forefront of the battle against breast cancer for the past 15
years. The company's annual Breast Cancer Awareness campaign has raised and
donated funds to help prevent and find a cure for the disease. T...
Statement by ADA President John S. Findley on the Dental Emergency Responder Act Introduced Today by Reps. Stupak and Miller
WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by ADA President John S. Findley:
"The American Dental Association commends Reps. Bart Stupak (D-Mich.) and Candice Miller (R-Mich.) for introducing the 'Dental Emergency Responder Act' (H.R. 903), a bill that would bo...
PWeR(TM) Introduced at Regional Healthcare Conference
WELLINGTON, Fla., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quantum Group, Inc.
(NYSE Alternext US: QGP) ( www.QuantumMD.com ) announced today that PWeR(TM)
(Personal Wellness electronic Record), will make its debut at the 2009 Pri-Med
South Conference and Expo alongside Renaissance Health Systems ...
Unique Glutathione Reductase Enzyme Introduced by Bio-Research Products
NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Research Products
announced today that it will offer a high specific activity lyophilized grade
of the enzyme Glutathione Reductase (GR). Dr. Bryce Cunningham, President and
Chief Technology Officer of Bio-Research, reports that this is the first...
AIM Pharmakon Introduced Next Generation of Health and Longevity Products with a Unique Premium Quality Natural Liquid Calcium & Mineral Supplement Concentrate
AIM Pharmakon introduced
next generation of health and longevity products with a unique premium quality natural liquid calcium & mineral supplement concentrate. AimCa++DONAN is ideal for the market segments of athletes, women in pre and post-menopausal phases, baby-boomers, and seniors need...
Managed Compliance Services Program (MCSP) Introduced for Small Healthcare Practitioners
ComplianceALL(TM) - First to Address HIPAA for Small Healthcare Practitioners
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- HIPAA Academy today
announced the release of ComplianceALL(TM) -- a Managed Compliance Services
Program (MCSP) for small healthcare pract...
New Stretch Mark and Skin Rejuvenation Treatment Introduced to Houston by Dr. Zaniewski-Singh
Carboxytherapy -- the newest skin rejuvenation and stretch mark therapy -- is now available in Houston, Texas. Introduced
by Dr. Zaniewski-Signh, this new nonsurgical cosmetic treatment utilizes carbon dioxide to improve the skin's appearance.
Houston (PRWEB) July 29, ...
Innovative Diagnostic Instrument Introduced by Abbott for Low- to Mid-Volume Laboratory Market Segment
Highly Anticipated ARCHITECT(R) i1000SR(R) Analyzer Enhances Workflow and Boosts Laboratory Productivity
ABBOTT PARK, Ill., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE:
ABT) has introduced
the ARCHITECT(R) i1000SR(R) immunochemistry analyzer,
expanding its ARCHITECT fami...
Groundbreaking Sign Chi Do Stress Management System Introduced by Dr. Anne Borik Now Available to the Public
BOCA RATON, Fla. and LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/-- Envision
Productions has teamed up with Dr. Anne Borik and her extraordinary medical
science breakthrough technique known as The Sign Chi Do Stress Management
System. Through a National Public Relations campaign, 30 minute infomercial
"Campus Alert by VoiceGate" introduced at Internet Telephony(R) Conference and Expo
Campus/Civil Evacuations through Mass Audio Visual Networked Notification
now possible through the Emergency E-Response from VoiceGate, a Division of IgeaCare Systems Inc.
TORONTO, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ - VoiceGate, a Division of IgeaCare
Systems, Inc., unveils its much a...
Chicken pox vaccination should be introduced for children in the UK
The only realistic way of preventing deaths and severe complications arising from chickenpox is to routinely vaccinate children against the disease, concludes research published ahead of print in Archives of Disease in Childhood.
At present, only healthcare workers and others likely to be at ri...
National CPR/AED Awareness Week Introduced in Congress
WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross
and American Heart Association have joined to applaud federal legislation
that would designate the first week of June as "National Cardiopulmonary
Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Week." The
New Virtual Health Assistant Introduced
Dynamed Solutions to deploy HealtheTrax(TM) for Sleep Services of America
ELKRIDGE, Md., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamed Solutions, an innovative thought leader in health information technologies, today announced a pilot for the first commercial use of its HealtheTrax(TM) software service wit...
Lifetime Caps Bill Introduced
NEW YORK, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, February 13, 2009, Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) and Jim Langevin (D-RI), along with Senators Byron Dorgan (D-ND) and Olympia Snowe (R-ME) introduced
the Health Insurance Coverage Protection Act (H.R. 1085; S442). The legislation, introduced
in both houses in 2...
Push-to-Connect In-Line Filters Introduced
Industrial Specialties, Mfg. is pleased to announce the introduction of push-to-connect in-line filters. These filters are exclusively available from Industrial Specialties, Mfg and designed with John Guest push-to-connect style fittings integrated into the Celcon plastic filter housing. This uni...
Arizona Patient Protection Act Introduced
HB 2041 Sets Safe Nurse-to-Patient Staffing Ratios, Ability for Nurses to Advocate for Urgent Patient Safety Measures
PHOENIX, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arizona registered nurse
leaders today announced the historic introduction of major legislation to
make Arizona hospitals...
New Ovarian Cancer Biomarker Research Act Introduced
Funding, Research and National Trials Crucial in the Fight Against Women's Cancers
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Ovarian Cancer
Biomarker Research Act of 2007 was introduced
in the U.S. House of
Representatives on Thursday, Sept. 27 and the Soc...
New Nutraceutical That Stabilizes Blood Sugar Naturally is Introduced
CARMEL, Ind., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Diabco Life Sciences, LLC, an
Indiana based company, has introduced
a new clinically tested nutraceutical
product for consumers concerned about the growing health risks associated
with diabetes. This new product, Diabatrol, is a nutrient dense, fiber and
New Bill Introduced in US to Promote Public Health
A new bill to ensure a continuous supply of highly trained preventive medicine and public health experts is introduced
in the US Congress//. This is crucial for the future of community health.
A new bill has been introduced
in the US Congress in an attempt to stem the continuing erosion of pr...
Vaccine against grass pollen allergy introduced by ALK-Abell
Patients in Germany who suffer from allergy to grass pollen will now benefit from a suitable vaccine against it. The newly introduced, tablet based //vaccine named Grazax? is being marketed by ALK-Abelló, a public limited company focusing on allergy treatment.
Allergy from grass pollen prominent...
Three New Contraceptives Introduced by HLL
Hindustan Latex Ltd (HLL), the largest condom manufacturing unit in the country, is all set to launch three new contraceptives.//
"It includes a vibrating ring plus a condom, a three-in-one dotted ribbed condom and an injectable contraceptive for women," said HLL chairman cum managing directo...
International Rating System To Be Introduced For Hospitals In India
In order to curb medical negligence and bring in more accountability, India will soon launch an international rating system for hospitals//, according to the top officials of the government.
"As per our suggestions, the health ministry has already set up a committee to look into the matter. Th...
Infants at lower risk from digestive disease if introduced to cereal early
Infants may have lower risk for the disease of the intestine called celiac disease// if they are introduced
to cereals at the age of 4 to 6 months.
Researchers from University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center had reported that celiac disease, also called gluten-sensitive entero...
Bill to Ban Abortion In Indiana Introduced
Indiana state Rep Troy Woodruff (R) said he had filed a bill (HB 1096) that would make abortion illegal in the state unless delivering the baby// would endanger the life or health of the mother.
The bill will change state law to make performing an abortion a Class C felony, carrying a two- to e...
Third artificial heart patient introduced
The third man to receive an experimental artificial heart made his first public appearance, three-and-a-half months after getting the device.// Bobby Harrison appeared at a news conference with members of his surgical team from the Texas Heart Institute, where he underwent surgery on September 26, ...
The Lupus Foundation of America Applauds New Legislation that Caps Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs
...xecutive Officer, Sandra C. Raymond, issued the following statement regarding S.1630 "The Affordable Access to Prescription Medications Act of 2009" introduced
on Thursday, August 6, 2009 by Senator John (Jay) D. Rockefeller IV (D-WV).
"We support and applaud Senator Rockefeller for this important b...
Courage Center Presents 2009 National Courage Award to Jordan Thomas
...prosthetics and orthotics. His advocacy has been instrumental in bringing the issue to national attention. New Jersey Congressman Robert Andrews has introduced
the Prosthetics and Orthotics Parity bill.
In addition to the National Courage Award, this year Thomas was named Outstanding Youth in Philanthr...