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Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Resignation of Director Mel Rothberg

BEIJING, April 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: LTUS) ("Lotus" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical company in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced the resignation of Mel Rothberg from the Company's board of directors, effec...

Friends of Mel Announce Recall of Jewelry Due to Lead

Foundation Duped By Overseas Supplier WAKEFIELD, Mass., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Friends of Mel, a non-profit foundation established to support cancer-fighting research and programs, today announced that it is recalling due to high lead levels the jewelry it distributes to don...

Posh Hits Out at Eddie Murphy for His Callous Treating of Mel B

Singer Victoria Beckham has lunched a scathing attack on Hollywood star Eddie Murphy and has called him the Beverly Hills C**k' for treating her colleague Mel B in a callous way after she got pregnant with his child. Posh Spice hit out at the actor in a new TV show that will be sired soon....

Cardiorobotics Closes $11.6M Series A Financing to Advance Clinical Development of Snake Robot for Surgery

...ialization potential of the cardioARM (TM)," said mel Pirchesky, president and Chief Executive Officer o...hey deserve from select groups of angel investors. mel Pirchesky, its president and CEO, and an entrepren...ble manufacturing companies. On the personal side, mel Pirchesky's lifetime commitment is to create a lev...

Oral/body inflammatory connection explained

...th Drs. Slepian and Gottehrer, with the help of an expert doctoral panel that will include, Loren M. Golub, DMD, MSc, MD (honorary); Jack Martin, MD; mel Blumenthal, MD; Jerry Mailis, MD; Daniel Fine, DMD; Dean Mersky, DDS; and Stephen Gale, PhD, will discuss the correlation between periodontal disease ...

Retirement Cruise Ship Nearing Launch

...ions typically found in land-based facilities. "People retire to Florida for three things mainly ... warm sunshine, golf, and the water," states mel Medina, President of ORCA. "This is a unique package that provides for all that plus a wellness capability." The ORCA Lifestyle Cruising Program ...

AFIT Accelerated Flight & Instrument Training Announces New Accelerated Flight Training Programs For Cirrus Aircraft Equipped With New Perspective Avionics by Garmin (CSIP)

...ears Certified Flight Instruction experience and are highly regarded as innovators and industry leaders. True aviation professionals. ATP's with CFI / mel /Comm / LRJet / CE-500 / B-727 and FE-Turbojet ratings. Seasoned (MBA) professionals with thousands of Total Logged hours with thousands of hours of d...

Accelerated Development of New Treatment for Multi Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: TB Alliance and Tibotec Announce Unique Partnership to Develop TMC207

...sed an estimated 130,000 deaths worldwide in 2007. Speakers: mel Spigelman, M.D., president and CEO, Global Alliance for TB Drug De...and novel drugs are urgently needed to fight these deadly strains. Dr. mel Spigelman, the president and CEO of the TB Alliance, and Dr. Paul Stoffels,...

Unique Collaboration Between TB Alliance and Tibotec To Accelerate Tuberculosis Drug Development

...it poses. "We see tremendous potential in this collaboration and in the future of TMC207 as part of a critically-needed new TB regimen," said Dr. mel Spigelman, TB Alliance President and CEO. "Since the TB Alliance was founded, we have assembled the largest pipeline of new TB drugs in history, but t...

CSTE Leads Effort to Improve Blood Lead Reporting

...l data will allow researchers, epidemiologists and the public to know more about the burden of lead poisoning across the age spectrum," CSTE President mel Kohn, M.D., M.D.H. said. "While we often think of lead poisoning as a health concern in children and pregnant women, we need to address how lead poiso...

Senator Bill Nelson Votes to Protect America's Kids from Tobacco

...m.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO ) Senator Nelson co-sponsored the bill and voted against every effort to weaken or delay the bill. Senator mel Martinez voted for final passage of the bill. "Senator Nelson has been a leader in this historic effort to protect our children from tobacco addi...

ThermoGenesis Appoints Chief Executive Officer J. Melville ('Mel') Engle to Board of Directors

...nagement experience in the healthcare industry, joined the Company as Chief Executive Officer in April 2009. "In his short time at ThermoGenesis, mel has demonstrated strong leadership skills and has implemented initiatives to continue the Company's turnaround strategy. We look forward to his contri...

Kidnapped Nonviolent Peaceforce Civilian Peacekeeper Released Unharmed

... release was accomplished nonviolently and without payment of ransom. "We are grateful and relieved for the safe return of Mr. Umar Jaleel," said mel Duncan, executive director for NP. "We are thankful to the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and its forces in Basilan, the Moro National Liberation Front...

American Association for Homecare Applauds Senate 'STOP' Act, Which Aims to Prevent Medicare Fraud and Abuse

...or Homecare Anti-Fraud Legislative Plan. ARLINGTON, Va., May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association for Homecare applauds Senators mel Martinez (R-Fla.), John Cornyn (R-Tex.), and several others for introducing the "STOP" Act (S. 975) which targets Medicare waste, fraud, and abuse. T...

GPhA Statement on the Introduction of the Bipartisan Senate Biogenerics Consensus Bill: 'Promoting Innovation and Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act'

... also fostering competition to drive pharmaceutical innovation. We applaud Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Susan Collins (R-ME), mel Martinez (R-FL), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and David Vitter (R-LA) for their commitment to increasing access to these life-saving ...

Changing of the Guard at Press Ganey

...le data, solution resources, and unparalleled consulting and customer service. "We plan on building on an incredible track record of success that mel Hall leaves behind -- a lasting legacy of leadership," Siegrist said. Media Contact: Abby Szklarek Public Relations Manager 574...

Money may not buy happiness but neither does poverty

... Chaired by economist and journalist, Evan Davies, of BBC Radio Four's Today programme and Dragons Den, attendees will also hear from Professor mel Bartley of UCL's Department of Public Health, whose work has included research on health inequalities. At the outside of the present recession, 16...

Two-Thirds of Hispanic Women Discover Breast Cancer Themselves

...n, said researchers from The University of Arizona mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. Wh...essor of epidemiology at The University of Arizona mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and co...professor, epidemiology, The University of Arizona mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, and c...

Press Ganey and Harvard's Forces of Change Announce 2nd Annual Collaboration

...ore further noted that "We are delighted to include insights from Harvard's Atul Gawande and Lucian Leape and industry leaders such as Press Ganey's mel Hall. Participants gain skills required to move innovations to implementation in the Capstone Activation Workshop." Dr. Melvin Hall, president an...

Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies Opens New Headquarters in Florida

...Lewis, Core Communities Chairman Pete Hegener and EDC of St. Lucie County President Larry Pelton, and representatives of U.S. Senators Bill Nelson and mel Martinez. Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies is a 501(c)(3) research center dedicated to conducting basic research to advance the unders...

Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy announces new findings

...donation registry include Hall of Famers Joe DeLamielleure and Willie Wood, an 88 Plan member. They are joined by Ken Gray, Brent Boyd, Dan Pastorini, mel Owens, and Chad Levitt, as well as 88 Plan members Wayne Hawkins and Willie Daniel. SLI president and CSTE co-director Nowinski said, "We appreciate ...

Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology most influential journal in field of clinical medicine

...and Hepatology is a unique journal that helps practicing gastroenterologists better treat their patients based on the newest published data," said C. mel Wilcox, MD, MSPH, editor-in-chief. "Coming so soon after the announcement of CGH 's high impact factor, we are pleased that the data being published ...

The SCOOTER Store Donates Two Power Chairs for Senior Worshippers at Large Charlotte Church

... see the private sector responding to the real needs of people and not seeing that as inconsistent with the desire to make a profit," said Congressman mel Watt (NC-12), when he learned about the donation. Mt. Carmel, one of Charlotte's largest black churches, had recently relocated to a new, larger ...

National Academy of Neuropsychology to Focus on Effects of Sports Concussions at 2008 Conference

...fore the conference on October 21, which includes an athlete panel featuring former NHL players Pat LaFontaine and Eric Lindros, and former NFL player mel Owens, who will discuss their personal experiences with sports concussion. Sports-related concussions have increasingly become a focus of the sports...

2nd International Conference, Signs of Autism in Infants: Changing Outcomes Through Early Identification and Intervention, October 11 & 12, 2008; Unique and Critical Event

...esentations include Early Identification: Pauline A. Filipek MD, Typical and Atypical Infant Development: When Should We Be Concerned? mel Rutherford, Ph.D. Differences in Social Perceptual Development Allow for Autism Screening in the First Year of Life Mary Beth Steinfeld, M.D. Id...

Hip bone density helps predict breast cancer risk

...east cancer incidence among the same group of postmenopausal women. To investigate these relationships, Dr. Zhao Chen of the University of Arizona mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and her colleagues studied approximately 10,000 post-menopausal women (average age 63) taking part in the ...

Florida Physicians Press Sen. Martinez to Support Reform of Medicare Bidding Program after Hospital Discharge Problems Emerge

...ivering Equipment, Lack of Trained Clinical Staff ARLINGTON, Va., July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Florida physicians have written letters to Sen. mel Martinez (R-FL) citing numerous problems related to the new Medicare competitive bidding program for durable medical equipment that was implemented Ju...

Medicare Bidding Program Creates Major Problems for Physicians, Hospitals, and Beneficiaries Seeking Home Medical Equipment

...ies. They are not required to have the equipment set-up by or have the patient trained or evaluated by a respiratory therapist." In a letter to Sen. mel Martinez (R-Fla.) asking that he support the legislation to reform and suspend the bidding program, Dr. Rajagopalan said that in another case, his off...

Carriage Services Updates Company & Investment Profile

...he company's Form 10-K, and other Carriage Services information and news releases, are available at http://www.carriageservices.com . Contacts: mel Payne, Chairman & CEO Carriage Services, Inc. 713-332-8400 Ken Dennard / Kip Rupp DRG&E / 713-529...

STOP Obesity Alliance Announces New Research Indicating That Employers Want to Address Obesity in the Workplace, Need More Guidance

...al of the United States (2002-2006), Vice Chairman of Canyon Ranch, President of the non-profit Canyon Ranch Institute, Distinguished Professor at the mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health at the University of Arizona, and Health and Wellness Chairperson for the Alliance Steering Committee. "Wi...

Carriage Services Announces First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

...ath care services and products. As of April 29, 2008, Carriage operates 139 funeral homes in 25 states and 32 cemeteries in 11 states. Contacts: mel Payne, Chairman & CEO Terry Sanford, CAO & Treasurer Carriage Services, Inc. 713-332-8400 Ken Den...

The hand can't be fooled, study shows

...r what psychologists and neuroscientists describe as the two visual systems hypothesis." According to this view, put forward more than a decade ago by mel Goodale and David Milner, one system, -- vision-for-perception -- gives us our conscious visual experience of the world, allowing us to see objects in...

Carriage Services Reports 2007 Full Year Results

...e capital expenditures 9,000 Free cash flow $16,000 Contacts: mel Payne, Chairman & CEO Terry Sanford, CAO and Treasurer Carriage Services, Inc. 713-332-8400 Ken Denna...

Carriage Services Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

...andise in the United States. As of February 26, 2008, Carriage operates 139 funeral homes in 25 states and 32 cemeteries in 11 states. Contacts: mel Payne, Chairman & CEO Terry Sanford, CAO & Treasurer Carriage Services, Inc. 713-332-8400 Ken Den...

Shoe Therapy Helps Survivors Celebrate Life After Abuse

...zation providing programs and services designed to increase awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault. All media inquiries should be sent to mel Meadows at press@estepco.org . For information visit http://www.walkinhershoes.org . Interested models should call 314-531-SHOE (7463). This relea...

Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition Responds to Recent Influenza Outbreaks

...General of the United States (2002- 2006), President of Canyon Ranch Institute and Distinguished Professor of Public Health, The University of Arizona mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. The Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition is committed to increasing vaccination rates among child...

Comatose locusts may help relieve migraines

...vide an important clue to understanding what causes human migraines and how to reduce their painful effects, says Queens University Biology professor mel Robertson. With PhD student Corinne Rodgers, Dr. Robertson is using insect models to examine how the nervous system controls breathing when stress ...

Celebrity Influences on Plastic Surgery

... were Clooney and Pitt followed by Kirk Douglas, Ricky Martin, Antonio Banderas and Errol Flynn. Buttocks - Here Brad Pitt had the clear lead with mel Gibson, Ricky Martin and Paulo Zulu following. Cheeks - There was a tie in the category between Clooney and Pitt. Tom Cruise and Paulo Zulu follow...

One Thing Washington Can Agree On: Time for E-Prescribing in Medicare

...y (D-Mass.) * Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) * Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) * Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME) * Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) * Sen. mel Martinez (R-Fla.) * Sen. John Sununu (R-NH) * Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) * Sen. Norm Coleman (R-Minn.) * Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) ...

Overweight people more likely to have bad breath, TAU study finds

...reath: the more overweight you are, the more likely your breath will smell unpleasant to those around you. The research, led by breath expert Prof. mel Rosenberg from the Department of Human Microbiology and The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine ...
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