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Band Aid Mini Facelift Developed by Atlanta Plastic Surgeon John L. LeRoy, MD can Help Patients Look Younger for Less Money

In a down economy, many individuals who would like to diminish the signs of facial aging through cosmetic plastic surgery procedures tend to shy away from traditional facelift procedures. A renowned plastic surgeon in the Atlanta area says a less expensive and easier alternative can still achieve...

Use of Mini Dental Implants on the Rise but Questions Linger

CHICAGO, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- There is spirited debate in the field of implant dentistry about proper use of mini dental implants. Proponents are urging wider use of the shorter, less costly procedure while others advocate a more conservative approach until several long-term outcomes studies a...

Nighttime Care Centers Introduce Mini C-Arm Mobile X-Ray Technology to Anne Arundel County

Responding to increased concerns about the health hazards of cumulative x-ray exposure, Nighttime Care Centers has employed the use of the Mini C-Arm throughout most of their five locations statewide, and this week are bringing this advanced technology to their Pasadena location. In the interest...

The Massage Spot Announces Opening of Manhattan Beach Location; Seeks Investors for Growth of 'Affordable Luxury' Mini Day Spa Concept

HERMOSA BEACH, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Massage Spot announced today that it has opened its fourth massage location in Manhattan Beach, California, one block from the beach in the historic El Porto Surfing Mecca and plans to expand the mini day spa concept of "affordable luxury" acr...

High Spirits :Second Thoughts on the Mini Pegs

A new study on perceived benefits of moderate alcohol intake seems to question the earlier studies that had indicated longevity benefits// and cardiovascular health amongst moderate drinkers, as compared to abstainers or heavy drinkers. The study conveys that, there has been some mistake in t...

Hologic Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2009 Operating Results

...letal Health revenues, which include the Company's osteoporosis assessment, mini C-arm and MRI product lines, decreased to $22.9 million for the third quart...nent contraception, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV...

Photos: One Million Patients Choose Hologic's NovaSure(R) System Over Hysterectomy

... breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, permanent contraception, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV and reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more ...

As the Government Continues to Work Toward Health Care Reform, Medtipster is Providing a Free Solution to Rising Health Care Costs for Americans Right Now

...drug is added to a list, or to search for a therapeutic alternative for the medication. Visitors can also find information on where consumers can find mini clinics, and receive immunizations and flu shots locally. "We created Medtipster to provide American consumers with a single, easy-to-use res...

Video: Sodexo Takes on Childhood Obesity in School Cafeterias

...ontinue to offer a wide variety of healthy snacks and drinks including: baked chips 100-Calorie snack packs low-fat yogurt mini rice cakes bottled water 100% fruit juice The agreement focuses on products sold to school children outside of the United St...

Hologic to Release Third Quarter Fiscal 2009 Operating Results on Monday, August 3, 2009

... breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, permanent contraception, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more informat...

Hologic to Present at the 29th Annual Canaccord Adams Global Growth Conference

... breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, permanent contraception, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV and reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more ...

Breakfast Anyone? Lifestyle Foods Launches Two Energizing Snacks Containing Under 200 Calories

...atural granola bar and a healthy trail mix with nuts, seeds and dried fruit in one convenient package. The Essential snack offers a filling combo of a mini honey wheat bagel, lite cream cheese, whole hard boiled egg, crisp apple slices and red seedless grapes. Each package separates the components for the...

Unique Intuitive Service Helps Clients Improve Their Lives

...ervice consisting of confidential appraisals available in three categories: mini appraisals, subconscious appraisals and romantic relationship appraisals. L... tell you what you need to know, not what you want to hear," she said. mini appraisals are quick, simple appraisals that can be used as an introductory...

Video: FDA Approves Hologic's Adiana(R) Permanent Contraception System

...treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV and reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more ...

Coapt Systems, Inc. Launches Hydrelle(TM) a New, FDA-Approved Dermal Filler with Lidocaine for Significant Wrinkle Correction and Greater Patient Comfort

...l(TM) injectable viscoelastic HA products for ophthalmic surgery; INCERT(R) , an HA-based anti-adhesive for surgical applications; ORTHOVISC(R) mini a treatment for osteoarthritis targeting small joints and available in Europe; MONOVISC(TM) a single-injection osteoarthritis product based on A...

Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Ceremonially Signs Four Health Care Bills That Will Reduce Costs, Improve Access and Quality

...ndividuals to afford to continue their former employer-based coverage under mini COBRA. Senate Bill 89: This bill, also supported in the Governor'...ly signed all four bills on June 10, 2009. More information on the new mini COBRA bill can be found at http://www.ins.state.pa.us/ins/cwp/view.asp?a=1...

New Online Company Is Helping to Bring a Solution to the Increasingly Devastating Problem of Healthcare Costs in America, at No Cost to Consumers

...drug is added to a list, or to search for a therapeutic alternative for the medication. Visitors can also find information on where consumers can find mini clinics, and receive immunizations and flu shots locally. "We created Medtipster to provide American consumers with a single, easy-to-use resourc...

New Technology Assists Independent Seniors

...the caregiver's actual voice. Priority Time Reminder is convenient and simple to use. The software is installed on any PC or comes installed on a mini notebook computer with a speaker attached using a standard USB cable. Pre-recorded messages and reminders in the caregiver's own voice can help remind...

Photos: FDA Clears Hologic R2(TM) DigitalNow(TM) HD Software Application

...treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV and reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more ...

As the Summer 'Shower Season' Kicks Off, Suave(R) Skin Reminds Moms Everywhere to 'Shower Yourself Beautiful'

...stress levels. Try this trick to add some relaxation to the daily grind. Instead of rushing through lunch, schedule a leisurely tea time complete with mini tea sandwiches and a cup of chamomile tea. Then get settled in a quiet part of the home or office -- free of distractions -- to catch up on summer rea...

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Four Health-Care Bills That Will Reduce Costs, Improve Access and Quality

...ndividuals to afford to continue their former employer-based coverage under mini COBRA. SB 89 - this bill, also supported in the Governor's Rx for...y Majority Leader Rep. Todd A. Eachus (D). More information on the new mini COBRA bill can be found at http://www.ins.state.pa.us/ins/cwp/view.asp?a=1...

Do Good When You Shop: Buy Produce and Raise Money for Kids

... Antonio, Texas (NatureSweet(R) Cherry Tomatoes); DOLE(R), Westlake Village, Calif. (packaged Salads); Dulcinea(R), Ladera Ranch, Calif. (PureHeart(R) mini seedless watermelon); Fowler Packing Company, Fresno, Calif. (California peaches, plums & nectarines); HMC Farms, Kingsburg, Calif. (California pe...

Hanes(R) Teams up with Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) and Actress Sarah Chalke to Comfort Those Affected by Breast Cancer

...anties, bras, socks, and graphic tees (including one T-shirt exclusively designed by Sarah Chalke, star of the television show "Scrubs" and television mini series "Maneater") and has created a campaign Web site, www.hanespink.com , that features interactive content to inspire the public to make a diffe...

Medtipster, a Search Engine With a National Database of Generic Drugs on Discount Programs That Allows Visitors to Search by Zip Code, by Lowest Price, is Now Out of Beta

...s to medtipster.com include simplified search functionality; the ability to search by dosage on the home page; information on where consumers can find mini clinics, and receive immunizations and flu shots locally; and greater breadth and clarity of information in the search process and results. "We a...

Hologic to Present at Two Investor Healthcare Conferences

...treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV and reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more ...

UC design innovation: New hope for the hated hospital gown

...n reach for the small items they use and want, like a phone, chapstick and iPod. In hospitals, we found that nurses and patients were improvising with mini purses tied to the side of the bed for extra storage and were cutting up old socks for arm warmers. And a patient with a shawl doesn't have to call fo...

America's Top Young Scientists to Receive Scholarships for Winning Eggs-Periments

... Cereal Bowl Egg & Cheese Breakfast Burrito ($0.50/serving) Easy Egg Breakfast Quesadillas ($1.91/serving) mini Breakfast Pizzas ($0.59/serving) Visit www.eatincredible.com for quick and easy egg breakfast recipes, official Science Oly...

Patients Call for Continued FDA Preemption Authority

...ented and developed the medical device that gave me back my life?" said Adam Hammond, who is the first person in the world to be implanted with an Eon mini neurostimulator. "This legislation does not in any way improve patient safety," concluded Mr. Ubl. "It will only restrict patient access to essen...

Hologic Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2009 Operating Results

...letal Health revenues, which include the Company's osteoporosis assessment, mini C-arm and MRI product lines, decreased to $23.1 million for the second quar...nt for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including HPV...

Controlling Cholesterol, Blood Pressure Adds Up to Prevent Stroke

...Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) study involved 4,731 people who had a recent stroke or transient ischemic attack, or mini stroke. Half received the cholesterol-lowering drug atorvastatin, and half received a placebo. The participants were followed for an average of 4.9 ye...

Parata Adopts 'Smart Service' for Next-Generation Solutions

... deliver advanced service capabilities to its customers. "Axeda(R) ServiceLink will monitor up to 300 parameters on Parata Max and 100 on Parata mini in real time, according to Andy Snow, vice president of Product Services. "When analyzed against Parata's knowledgebase and reliability lab testing re...

Kenyan Pharmaceutical Industry Can Expect Significant Growth Despite Global Conditions, Finds Frost & Sullivan

...s. This would ultimately improve the ratio of diagnosed cases, fuelling the growth of anti-diabetic treatments. "Thirty nine main clinics and 113 mini clinics have been set up by the DMI and MoH in recent years," says Gerber. "However, there remains a pressing need to provide good quality but afforda...

Free Quotes for Health Insurance Anyone Can Qualify For

...ealth plan available to all individuals no matter their medical condition. mini Med Limited Benefit Health Plan or commonly called Guaranteed Acceptance ...s excluded from their existing medical policy. Featured benefits of the mini Med Limited Benefit Health Plan include: Hospital Confinement- Pays a ...

The Museum of Modern Art's 'Meet Me at MoMA' Program for People with Alzheimer's and Other Dementia Featured in National Center for Creative Aging's 'Creativity Matters' Symposium on Health, Wellness, and the Arts

..., artwork selection, in-gallery facilitation and interaction, audience dynamic and evaluation. During the session participants will develop their own mini program. For more information please contact the NCCA office at info@creativeaging.org " target="_new"> info@creativeaging.org or (202) 89...

Research Shows that Weekend Binge Drinking Can Lead to Parents Drink Driving - Warns the Linwood Group

...se evenings, they may be putting their kids at serious risk as they ferry them to and from their various weekend activities: swimming lessons, ballet, mini rugby and so on. It's easy to underestimate how long it takes blood alcohol levels to return to safe limits after a night's drinking. Even fewer peopl...

Hologic to Release Second Quarter Fiscal 2009 Operating Results on Monday, May 4, 2009

...treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more informat...

FDA Approves Two Hologic HPV Tests

...treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. For more informa...

NatureSweet(R) Celebrates Snacking With an Online Natural Talent Show

...he ultimate bite-sized snack - NatureSweet(R) Cherubs(R)! Visitors to the site will be able to vote and comment on their favorite kid performers, from mini divas singing and dancing to junior jugglers and pint-sized magicians. The Top 10 finalists will be posted and announced between May 11th and 12...

Cytyc Corporation Announces Redemption of 2.25% Senior Convertible Notes Due 2024

...treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, preterm birth risk assessment, mini C-arm for extremity imaging and molecular diagnostic products including reagents for a variety of DNA and RNA analysis applications. Contact: ...

A simple balance test may predict cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease

...ctice. Patients were evaluated by a geriatrician every six months for up to two years, and their degree of cognitive impairment was measured using the mini Mental State Examination (MMSE). At the same time, a "one-leg balance" (OLB) test was given, where a participant was asked to stand on one leg for as ...
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