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Tiger Woods, Camilo Villegas & Mike Weir to Play at Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge to Benefit Native American Youth

Begay, Oneida Indian Nation and San Manuel Band of Serrano Mission Indians join forces to fight obesity and diabetes and promote youth sports and wellness within Native American communities VERONA, N.Y., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Notah Begay III, a four-time PGA TOUR winner, today announced th...

Seattle Native Composer's Work Wins Grammy Award

SEATTLE, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seattle native composer Mateo Messina's work from the Academy-award winning movie Juno has recently won a Grammy award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media. The team of talented artists responsible for ...

pMDsoft Releases Native Charge Capture Software for iPhone

pMDsoft, Inc. today released the iPhone version of its acclaimed mobile charge capture and rounding software. The iPhone's elegant user interface makes it easy for physicians to track their patients, write sign-off notes while rounding, and enter billing information quickly. pMDsoft's native ...

Mii amo Honors Winter Solstice With Traditional Native American Celebration December 18-21

SEDONA, Ariz., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Join Mii amo, a destination spa at Enchantment Resort, for a four-day celebration in Sedona's red rock country honoring the winter solstice on December 21. Activities include a series of traditional Native American ceremonies facilitated by Native American...

Cranberry Power: This American Native Fruit Doesn't Have to be Exotic to be Super

WAREHAM, Mass., June 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While most food trends come and go, the cranberry continues to exert its heralded "superfood" status over the whispers of "miracle" berries from deep within the Amazon and the temporary appearances of exotic fruit purees in grocery freezers. W...

Statement By Robert McSwain, Acting Director, Indian Health Service, Regarding National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2008

WASHINGTON, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release is being issued by the Indian Health Service: March 20, 2008 marks the second annual National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. This day gives us another opportunity to recognize that HIV/AIDS is a critical and growing health...

Amsterdam Native and St. Jude Patient Christian Gizara to Appear With Marlo Thomas on Dec. 8 'Larry King Live' to Educate Viewers About Life-Saving Work of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R)

Appearance part of Fourth Annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving(R) Campaign AMSTERDAM, N.Y., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve-year-old Christian Gizara, Amsterdam native and St. Jude patient, will appear alongside St. Jude National Outreach Director Marlo Thomas during the December 8th ep...

Amsterdam Native and St. Jude Patient Christian Gizara to Appear With Marlo Thomas on Nov. 30 'Larry King Live' to Educate Viewers About Life-Saving Work of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R)

Appearance part of Fourth Annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving(R) Campaign AMSTERDAM, N.Y., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve-year-old Christian Gizara, Amsterdam native and St. Jude patient, will appear alongside St. Jude National Outreach Director Marlo Thomas during the November 30 epi...

Statement by ADA President Mark J. Feldman on the Native American Full Access to Dental Care Act

CHICAGO, Nov.1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from ADA President Mark J. Feldman: "The American Dental Association applauds Reps. Ron Kind (D-WI) and Dave Camp (R-MI) for introducing legislation that will help bring more dentists into the Indian Health Service and Na...

Amarillo Native Honored for Courage, Selflessness

BALTIMORE, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Losing the ability to see, speak, hear and taste would devastate even the most steadfast person. Despite horrific obstacles like these, some plastic surgery patients are able turn their challenges into opportunities to inspire and help others in need. A.J. Re...

Robbie Donates 1.5 Million Pounds to Help His Native People Beat Addiction

Singer/songwriter Robbie Williams has reportedly donated 1.5 million pounds for the 'Give it Sum' charity. The 33-year-old had set the organisation in collaboration with Comic Relief, which aimed at helping drug and alcohol addicted young people in his home city Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs. ...

Home Remedies More Used By Blacks And Native Americans

Researchers from Wake Forest University School of Medicine have found out that an inclination to use home remedies for treatment of common diseases are based more on ethnic background rather than accessibility to health care.// Blacks and Native Americans tend to opt for home remedies when compared...

The Lupus Foundation of America Applauds New Legislation that Caps Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs

...organ failure. Ninety percent of the people with lupus are women, and it is two to three times more common among African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, native Americans, and Asians. Lupus is unpredictable and potentially fatal, yet no satisfactory treatment or cure exists. About the LFA The LFA ...

GenVault's GenSolve(TM) Reagents Enable State-of-the-Art Genomic Analysis of Dried Blood Spots

...g about the observations made in these publications is that GenSolve(TM) routinely recovers DNA from either archived Guthrie cards, or FTA cards, in a native double stranded form, that consistently fuels modern Genomic analysis. GenSolve(TM) chemistry confers a significant advantage over previously availab...

CryoLife Receives CE Mark Approval for BioFoam(R) Hemostatic Technology

...ing CryoLife's proprietary SynerGraft((R)) technology, has FDA 510(k) clearance for the replacement of diseased, damaged, malformed, or malfunctioning native pulmonary valves. The Company's BioGlue((R)) Surgical Adhesive is FDA approved as an adjunct to sutures and staples for use in adult patients in open...

ATS Medical Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

...ing the portfolio in heart valve therapy is the ATS Simulus(R) annuloplasty product line. Simulus products assist the surgeon in repairing a patient's native heart valve as an alternative to replacement. Continuing ATS Medical's focus on serving the cardiac surgery community are the ATS CryoMaze(TM) product...

CryoLife Reports Record Quarterly Revenues of $28.2 Million

...ing CryoLife's proprietary SynerGraft((R)) technology, has FDA 510(k) clearance for the replacement of diseased, damaged, malformed, or malfunctioning native pulmonary valves. The Company's BioGlue((R)) Surgical Adhesive is FDA approved as an adjunct to sutures and staples for use in adult patients in open...

Zix Corporation Reports Another Record-High Revenue Quarter as Company Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...Non- Alter- Income based Recurring native Tax Non-GAAP GAAP Comp. Items Revi...Non- Alter- Income based Recurring native Tax Non-GAAP GAAP Comp. Items Revi...

Updated CDC Travel Health Book Released

...cruise ship travel, traveling with disabilities, traveling with infants and children, international adoptions, and immigrants returning to visit their native countries. The Yellow Book is published in hard copy by Elsevier Inc., and is available at bookstores, through Internet book sellers, or by con...

Clyde C. Tuggle, Senior Vice President at The Coca-Cola Company, Elected to CASA* Board

...nducted demonstration programs focused on children, families and schools at 233 sites in 88 cities and counties in 35 states, Washington, D.C. and two native American reservations, held 18 conferences attended by professionals and others from 49 states, and has been evaluating the effectiveness of drug and ...

Kaiser Permanente Approves $11 Million in Community Benefit Grants

...s designed to facilitate patient-centered communication, parent involvement and behavior changes leading to lifestyle modification, particularly among native Hawaiian, other Pacific Island and recent immigrant families living in low-income communities. This grant will develop policies for early identificati...

ATS Medical to Participate at Upcoming Investor Conferences

...ing the portfolio in heart valve therapy is the ATS Simulus(R) annuloplasty product line. Simulus products assist the surgeon in repairing a patient's native heart valve as an alternative to replacement. Continuing ATS Medical's focus on serving the cardiac surgery community are the ATS CryoMaze(TM) product...

ATS Medical Announces Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

...ing the portfolio in heart valve therapy is the ATS Simulus(R) annuloplasty product line. Simulus products assist the surgeon in repairing a patient's native heart valve as an alternative to replacement. Continuing ATS Medical's focus on serving the cardiac surgery community are the ATS CryoMaze(TM) product...

Culture May Help Raise Breast Cancer Death Rate for American Indians

... from breast cancer in American Indian and Alaskan native women are linked to cultural beliefs, not barriers...ncer-related deaths in American Indian and Alaskan native women, and these women also have the lowest five-y... an impact on the fight against cancer. In some native languages, the translation for cancer is "the sore...

1 in 7 Low-Income Preschoolers Is Obese

...rts of the country, it is still increasing among American Indian and Alaska native children. Among these children, the prevalence of obesity has gone up about... according to the report. As a matter of fact, American Indian or Alaska native children had the highest obesity rates in 2008, at 21.2 percent, followed b...

The National Alliance for Caregiving and MetLife Foundation Honor Innovators Making a Difference in the Lives of Caregivers

...ogram East Central Oregon in Pendleton, OR for native Caring , a native American Caregiver training conference that provid...ical, mental and social -- all key elements of the native American value system of care. This conference was...

ATS Medical Announces First Use of the New ATS CryoMaze 10-S Probe

...ing the portfolio in heart valve therapy is the ATS Simulus(R) annuloplasty product line. Simulus products assist the surgeon in repairing a patient's native heart valve as an alternative to replacement. Continuing ATS Medical's focus on serving the cardiac surgery community are the ATS CryoMaze(TM) product...

Veteran Attorney Steven Mones Joins Freibott Law Firm in Wilmington

...expertise in handling personal injury and wrongful death cases, today announced that a new associate has joined the firm. Steven Mones, a Delaware native with 22 years of experience as an attorney, has been named an associate in the Freibott firm and is now providing legal counsel to clients regarding a...

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Names Chadwick CFO

...d. "Ed's career in health care finance has given him the key skills that we need to ensure Wake Forest Baptist's future success." Chadwick, a native of Ann Arbor, Mich., holds a bachelor's degree in economics with a minor in mathematics from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. in finance from ...

Potato Tops Poll To Be UK's National Veg

...l lack of knowledge when it came to picking the fruit and vegetables from our shores. A quarter of people believed the tuber it to be a native to the UK 2% said Asparagus as was indigenous to the British Isles Nearly three quarters of under eighteens were unable to identify an ima...

U.S. Debut: Holistic Health And Beauty From The Rainforest - New Book Reveals Closely Guarded Malaysian Health and Beauty Secrets Introducing the World to Time-Honored Tradition of Ramuan

... approach to healthy living will resonate with Americans of all ages and backgrounds." In addition to revealing the herbs, fruits and plants native to the Malaysian rainforest and vital to traditional healthcare practices, the guide focuses on herbal and natural remedies for a variety of ailments ...

CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results

...sing CryoLife's proprietary SynerGraft((R)) technology, has FDA 510(k) clearance for the replacement of diseased, damaged, malformed or malfunctioning native pulmonary valves. The Company's BioGlue((R)) Surgical Adhesive is FDA approved as an adjunct to sutures and staples for use in adult patients in open...

Two Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Scientists Receive Presidential Early Career Award

...n bioinformatics to be used by high-school science teachers. Malik, a native of India, received his undergraduate degree in chemical engineering from th... her broad-based experience in nutritional and genetic epidemiology. A native of Germany, Peters received her master's and doctoral degrees in nutrition ...

Basic Facts and Statistics About Lupus

...15 and 44, although males and females of any age can be affected. Lupus is two to three times more common among African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, native Americans, and Asians, than among Caucasians. Based on several nationwide telephone surveys, the LFA estimates that approximately 1,500,000 Americans ...

The New York Times Website Patient Voices Series Features People Affected by Lupus

...organ failure. Ninety percent of the people with lupus are women, and it is two to three times more common among African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, native Americans, and Asians. About the Lupus Foundation of America The LFA is the foremost national nonprofit voluntary health organization dedic...

Study identifies potential fix for damaged knees

...poration," Dr. Bedi said. "With increasing postoperative duration, the repair tissue demonstrated encouraging properties with T2-values that resembled native articular cartilage." Dr. Williams, Dr. Bedi and other surgeons at Hospital for Special Surgery are involved in ongoing studies to investigate the ...

March of Dimes Names Two New Trustees

...hose that benefit children with disabilities. In 2008, he was inducted into the American Advertising Federation's Advertising Hall of Achievement. A native of Australia, he is a graduate of Queensland University of Technology. He and his wife have four children and live in Bronxville, New York. R...

Fate Therapeutics to Present Data on Stimulation of Osteogenic Activity Using Small Molecule Modulators of Wnt Pathway

...riety of cell types and are found in almost all tissues or organs in the body where they are primarily responsible for maintaining and repairing their native tissue. The ability of SCMs to promote bone regeneration may be applied to treat a number of bone injuries and conditions including non-union fractur...

AHRQ Launches Monthly Health Advice Column and Enhanced Web Site In Spanish

...ile and a Master of Public Health degree from The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She has practiced medicine and public health in her native Nicaragua, the United States, Chile, and Mexico. According to AHRQ's 2008 National Healthcare Disparities Report, the quality of health care ...

ATS Medical Announces FDA Clearance and First Implant of New ATS Simulus Semi-Rigid Annuloplasty Band

...ing the portfolio in heart valve therapy is the ATS Simulus(R) annuloplasty product line. Simulus products assist the surgeon in repairing a patient's native heart valve as an alternative to replacement. Continuing ATS Medical's focus on serving the cardiac surgery community are the ATS CryoMaze(TM) product...
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