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Delhi To Host International Women’s Congress From Nov 2

Delhi will play host to 800 women from 55 countries who will be the fourth International Congress on Women from November 27. // The four-day international congress titled "WWH-2005" (women, work and health) will be held for the first time in South Asia. The earlier meetings were held in Barcelon...

Perrier Clarifies the NITRITE Level in Consumer Council Findings

... also <0.05 mg/L. The 3 "BEFORE" batches are: 27 Aug 2007; 22 nov 2007 and 21 Feb 2008; The 3 "AFTER" batches are: 26 May 2008; 13 Aug 2008 and 18 nov 2008. 3) The INTERNAL factory checks done on Nitrite showed <0.01 mg...

What Will Last Longer: You or Your Savings?

...s 78 for the First Time." Associated Press. Jun 11, 2008, http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25097931 . (ii) "Retirees Hit by Longevity Risk." Reuters. nov 21, 2008. http://www.reuters.com/article/domesticNews/idUSTRE4AK3X720081121 . (iii) "2001 Commissioners' Standard Ordinary (CSO) Mortality Table...

Prescription Copay Assistance for Patients taking Gleevec or Tasigna for Philadelphia chromosome-positive Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (Ph+ CML)

...soncology.us . Reference 1. Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) tablets prescribing information. East Hanover, NJ: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; nov 2007. ### Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/novartis-oncology/22009/prweb2191324.htm . ...

A new class of anti-inflammatory drugs

...w form the basis of a joint patent application, and a publication in the renowned "Journal of Medicinal Chemistry" (Koeberle et al, J Med Chem (2008), nov 19. [Epub ahead of print]). Aspirin and the related NSAR drugs act on the arachidonic acid biosynthesis cascade, which plays a central role in the ...

NutritionQuest's Alive! Program Improves Quality of Life

... BERKELEY, Calif., nov 20 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by researchers at NutritionQuest ( http://www.nutritionquest.com ) and Kaiser Division of Research (Oakland, California...

Annual medical ethics conference celebrates 20 years of disputes

...D, and examine his work and influence on the field. The conference will be held at the University of Chicago Law School, 1111 E. 60th Street, on Fri., nov 14 from 1 to 5 pm, and Sat., Nov. 15, from 7:30 am to 5:15 pm. The conference will be a "festschrift"--a European tradition in which a scholar's co...

Medicare Beneficiaries Can Suit Up, Sweat, and Learn About Blue Shield's Medicare Advantage Plans at Local Malls and Senior Centers

..., 11:30 am San Clemente Senior Center 242 Avenida Del Mar San Clemente nov 14, 11:00 am Wilmington Senior Center 1377 Eubank Ave. Wilmington nov 25, 9:30 am For more information about the fitness events or Blue Shield's...

SuperGen to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference on November 10, 2008

... DUBLIN, Calif., nov 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SuperGen, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUPG), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel cancer therapi...

URAC Introduces New Pharmacy Benefit Management Accreditation for Workers' Compensation and Property and Casualty Programs

...founder, Health Strategy Associates, referencing case study data he presented at 16th Annual Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference and Expo, nov 2007. ...

QLT announces third quarter results for 2008

...ng Patient Compliance Using a Punctal Plug Delivery System for Reduction of Elevated IOP in the Management of Glaucoma Date and Time: Monday nov 10, 08:42 AM - 08:50 AM Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Room: A411 On November 12, 2008 Bob Butchofsky, CEO, will be giving a corp...

CHADD to Host International Conference on AD/HD in Anaheim, CA; Olympian Bruce Jenner to Keynote

... Registration for nov 14-15 Conference - including free sessions -- is now open at http://www.CHADD.org WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This November, th...

Amway Global to be Presenting Sponsor of 'Tina Turner Live in Concert' 2008 North American Tour

... American Airlines Arena Sun., nov 02 Ft. Lauderdale, FL BankAtlantic Center Wed., nov 05 Orlando, FL Amway Arena Sun., nov 09 Atlanta, GA Philips Thu.,...

Resveratrol: Thousands of Bottles of Wine, High-Dose Pills Not Required; Mega-doses May Induce Side Effects

...udy published in 2006. The lower-dose data were never published. [Resveratrol improves health and survival of mice on a high-calorie diet. Nature 2006 nov 16; 444: 337-42] Drawbacks of supra-high doses "Once mega-doses of resveratrol (more than 500 mg) began to be employed, side effects like anemia, ...

Walnuts Rank High on New Nutrition Scales

...low cholesterol diet, and not resulting in increased caloric intake may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease." (viii) Circulation. 2002 nov 19;106(21):2747-57 (ix) Hypertension. 2007 Aug;50(2):313-9 (x) J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006 Oct 17;48(8):1666-71 (xi) Arch Intern Med. 2007 Ju...

GfK Asia Provides New View on the Optics Industry

...ratio of 72%. All 3 cities combined shows 63% of the shops are at street level with a retail floor space of 21-40 square meters as the common size. In nov 2007, the best selling contact lens was the Johnson and Johnson 1 Day Acuvue series within the 3 cities tracked. "Today, contact lens is more than v...

URAC Seeks Public Comment on Standards for New Pharmacy Accreditation Programs

...founder, Health Strategy Associates, referencing case study data he presented at 16th Annual Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference and Expo, nov 2007. ...

Major Advance in the Observation of DNA Molecules

... David Pastre, Loic Hamon, Alain Mechulam, Isabelle Sorel, Sonia Baconnais, Patrick Curmi, Eric Le Cam, Olivier Pietrement, Biomacromolecules, 2007, nov 19. Genopole(R) Genopole(R) is France's first biopark dedicated to research into genetics and biotechnology. The campus is home to private and pub...

ReBuilder Medical Technologies, Inc. Announces Record Sales Month

... MRSA fears increasing public awareness of Molluscum Contagiosum CHARLES TOWN, W.V., nov 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ReBuilder Medical Technologies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: RBRM) a provider of treatment for diabetic peripheral neuropathy and M...

American Physical Therapy Association Named Science Partner to the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports

... American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as Science Partner on Friday, nov 16, during APTA's "Preview 2020" conference, nov 16-18 in Phoenix, Arizona. "The President's Council recognizes and values...

Sound medicine at Acoustics Meeting

... nov 13, 2007 -- The use of sound in medicine has a lon...hanisms (2aBB3) will be at 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, nov 28. The talk Therapeutic potential of stable ca...ge control (4pBB3) will be at 2:10 p.m. on Friday, nov 30. 2) BETTER DETECTION OF THYROID CANCER U...

Safe Crossing Week 2007 Teaches Kids How to Behave Safely Around Trains

...ns and railroad tracks may be dangerous places, Safe Kids USA and CN, one of the largest railroads in North America, are launching Safe Crossing Week, nov 12-18, 2007. Each year in the United States, an average of 916 people are killed and 8,300 are seriously injured in collisions with trains in the Un...

Xceed Molecular Launches Ziplex(R) Automated Gene-Expression System at the Association for Molecular Pathology, Booth 84/85

...p at the conference: Translational Research of Gene-Expression Assays to the Ziplex Automated Workstation by David Englert, PhD. Time: 1 to 2 pm, Wed, nov 7, 2007, Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel Constellation Room A. About Xceed Molecular Xceed's vision is to advance molecular diagnostics by success...

Collagen Matrix, Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynOss(TM) Synthetic Mineral Bone Graft Material

... FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., nov 5. /PRNewswire/ -- Collagen Matrix, Inc. announces that it has received FDA's 510(k) clearance of its SynOss(TM) Synthetic Mineral bone graft material...

Changing the way doctors treat high blood pressure

...mber 4. Please see the full release from the American Heart Association: When Treating High Blood Pressure, Simplicity is Best ORLANDO, nov 4, 2007 A simplified, step-care protocol for treating high blood pressure was more effective than guidelines-based practice in helping people reduce ...

Ex-teacher Sues Delhi Public School

...n Sept 1, 2003 owing to her worsening health conditions. After recovering temporarily, she worked at DPS, Mathura Road between March 1, 2004 to nov 4, 2005, but with her ailment relapsing subsequently, she finds herself bedridden, suffering from the terminal stage of the disease, she pleaded in he...

France Bans Smoking in Public

...n 1, 2008, the ban will then affect those public places now exempt: cafes, restaurants, hotels, casinos and discotheques. The ban was enacted on nov 15, 2006, by government decree rather than parliamentary vote. Polls have shown that a great majority of the French, and especially those who still sm...

Coal Stoves May Be Banned In 3 Himachal Towns

...l in winter that spews out plumes of smoke into the thin mountain air. Studies have proved that suspended particulate matter (SPM) is higher from nov 1 to March 15 by around 50 per cent in these towns due to the use of coal by households, offices, hotels and other commercial establishments. "In...

Reliance Group to Develop Specialty Blood Products

...a - in its pilot scale facility in Mumbai. The new facility is expected to be operational in the second half of 2007, said Subramaniam. On nov 29, a hemophiliac patient was able to undergo a total knee replacement at a hospital in the capital using 40,000 international units of Factor VII man...

Surgeries Stalled For Fear Of CJD Outbreak

...al of London Health Sciences Centre University at London, Ontario, are currently being rescheduled. A patient on whom brain// surgery was performed on nov 30 is said to be potentially affected with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease of the classical type. Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) is caused when protein...

Former Chilean Dictator Hospitalised After Heart Attack

...bed Pinochet's condition as "serious but stable". It said his heart was not working sufficiently and that his lungs were also affected. On nov 25, Pinochet, who ruled from 1973-90, marked his 91st birthday, with a group of supporters gathering outside his home here to congratulate him. ...

Interrupted Treatment Dangerous to HIV Management

...results can be positively// devastating, reported the study. New England Journal of Medicine has published the results of this current research in its nov 30 issue. If the treatment is discontinued, the patients face a greater chance of developing full blown AIDS and also suffer from toxic side effects o...

Free HIV Treatment to Be Launched for Children

...ia will launch a new scheme to provide free treatment to 20,000 HIV infected children, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said here Monday. // "On nov 30, we will be launching a scheme to provide free ARV treatment for children using paediatric anti-retroviral (ARV) drugs. We have established a proto...

Alert in hotel after detection of bacterial contamination

... Somerset. //Over 500 guests who visited the Grand Atlantic Hotel before 10 nov in Weston-super-Mare were contacted by the health officials after water sam...itive for Legionelle Bacteria. The hotel which has remained closed since 10 nov is presently carrying out a thorough disinfection. The Legionnaires d...

PM Stress the Need to Protect Health of Children

...er the inauguration at the National Stadium, the GYM will move to Agra from nov 15 to 18. On nov 19, the meet will conclude in Delhi with the launch of the Youth for Health...

First Dengue Death in Ranchi

...ay. The doctors said he was suffering from dengue and his blood platelet count had dipped to dangerous levels. He had come from Hyderabad nov 8 and fallen ill. He was admitted to the hospital in serious condition Saturday. Earlier two people died of dengue in Jamshedpur. Source-IAN...

PM To Inaugurate World Youth Meet On Health

...augurate the first world youth meet on health here nov 14, in which hundreds of participants from 37 coun...e National Stadium, the GYM will move to Agra from nov 15 to 18. On nov 19, the meet will conclude in Delhi with the launc...

China Embarks On 'One Dog' Policy

... implement China's 'one dog' policy and check rising cases of rabies, the police will embark on a special drive to crack down on illegal pet dogs from nov 16. // The campaign aims to check illegal pet businesses in Beijing and ensure that citizens have licence for their dogs, local police said. ...

Ice Cream made of Camel Milk Launched in Rajasthan

... has been developed by the Rajasthan-based Lokhit Pashu-Palak Sansthan (LPPS), an NGO that supports landless livestock owners. Participants at a nov 6-8 workshop of camel breeders and scientists held near here were given to taste the just-launched ice cream. 'The ice cream is an absolutely de...

Risk Of Breast Cancer Lowered In Offspring Of Mothers Who Eat Whole Wheat

... Women who eat lots of whole wheat during pregnancy may lower the risk of breast cancer in their baby girls, according to a study published //in the nov 15, 2006 issue of International Journal of Cancer. Lead researcher Dr. Leena Hilanivi-Clarke from Georgetown University in Washington DC and he...
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