CRH Medical introduces non surgical hemorroid removal to Gastroenterology Fellowship program
VANCOUVER, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CRH Medical Corporation (CRM:TSX-V) announced today that the University of South Alabama College of Medicine in Mobile Alabama has completed a training program involving its Teaching Faculty and Gastroenterology Fellows on the non
surgical removal of h...
PET scan can non invasively measure early assessment of treatment for common type of breast cancer
Seattle Non-invasive imaging can measure how well patients with the most common form of breast cancer - estrogen receptor positive type - respond to standard aromatase inhibitor therapy after only two weeks and shows similar findings that more invasive needle sampling identifies, according to a ...
First Two Non African-American Graduates of Meharry Medical College to Receive Awards at 2008 Fall Convocation
Two Honorary Degrees also to be Bestowed
Nashville, TN (Vocus) September 24, 2008 -- www.mmc.edu [Meharry Medical College] (www.mmc.edu) will kick off its academic year on Monday, September 29 at 9 a.m. with an outdoor ceremony in the amphitheatre on campus to mark its ...
Photos: Los Angeles Non Profit Teams With US Troops Stationed in Baghdad and Buaytha in Bringing a 5-Year-Old Blind Iraqi Girl, Whose Father Stands Beside US Combat Team Against Al Qaeda, to the US for a Groundbreaking Artificial Corneal Transplant Surger
LOS ANGELES, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 5-year-old Noor came to
the attention of the Battalion Commander of the 3rd Infantry Division's 1st
Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team through an
unfortunate shooting incident from a US military helicopter that resulted
Local Non Profit Provides Solutions for Elderly and Disabled
VANCOUVER, Wash., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- What happens when you are
out in the community serving the elderly and disabled, and you continually
see critical needs that are not being met?
That is the question that CDM Services, a local 501(c)(3) non-profit
agency, has dared to ask, and the M....
MDS Nordion Divests Non Strategic Product Lines
Signs contract with Best Medical International Inc.
OTTAWA, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - MDS Nordion, a leading
provider of medical isotopes and radiopharmaceuticals, today signed an
agreement with Best Medical International Inc. to divest its external beam
therapy and self-conta...
UK Uneasy Over Involvement of Doctors in Terror Attacks, but Not Panicking Over Non European Medics
UK authorities are asserting that they are not pressing panic buttons, at least not yet, in the matter of employing overseas doctors or taking in students from countries under the scanner for terrorist networks.
All eight people arrested in the aftermath of two bungled car bombings here la...
Chemotherapy Better for Non Small Cell Lung cancer
A team of researchers have found that combining pre-operative chemotherapy and surgery increases the average chance of survival by six percent when compared with surgery alone.
The conclusion was drawn by the Cochrane Researchers from the MRC Clinical Trials Unit in London after they ident...
'Pan'demonium Over Non -stick Pans
Sydney: An Australian regulator of industrial chemicals has suggested that we may not be able to stomach what pans out following the prolonged use of non-stick frying// pans and baking trays; intake of harmful toxins present in non-stick cookware, could penetrate into our system causing health prob...
Male Contraceptive Drug - Non Hormonal Alternative
A contraceptive drug for men , based on a non
hormonal approach is being studied by scientists. Until now , the fact that an adult male usually produces// 150 million sperm has made the formulation of a male birth control pill diffcult.
Final clinical trials are being done on a hormonal male ...
Want to relieve non cardiac chest pain: try hypnosis
British investigators report that people with chest pain (non cardiac) may find hypnosis provides significant pain relief and improves their sense of general well-being.//
The researchers are Dr. Peter J. Whorwell and colleagues at Wythenshawe Hospital in Manchester who have previously shown t...
Mammograms Detect Non Progressive Cancer
Swedish researchers said that mammograms were able to detect non
progressive breast cancer that would never have needed treatment. Some previous studies// show that 54% of the mammograms detect such breast cancers but others say that the rate is about 1% only. But the present study is based on the ...
Ruling On Non Disclosure Of HIV Positive Status Is Not Ethical
You may expect your partner to inform you of his/her HIV status, but as far as law goes, you don't have a legal stand on this. Even horrifying is the fact that you have to rely on the quality of condom to protect you // from the virus.
The Wellington District Court, New Zealand, dismissed the ...
New Non – invasive Test To Detect Colon Cance
A colonoscopy is the gold standard for detecting colon cancer. But many patients try to avoid the test as it is a very invasive test.// Recently, a fecal occult blood stool test has been used. This test looks for blood hidden in the stool. However, the test misses a majority of cancers. The new tes...
A Vaccine For Non – Hodgkin’s Lymphom
At present researchers have discovered vaccines to various diseases such as flu, measles, whooping cough and other illnesses. Now, scientists are testing vaccines to keep cancer from coming back. //
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a cancer of the lymph system that almost always comes back, even aft...
Nephrologists Indicate High Interest in AMAG Pharmaceuticals' Newly Approved Feraheme According to Latest BioTrends Report
...hough the bundled payment only impacts the dialysis market, reimbursement has a high degree of influence on brand choice in the chronic kidney disease non
dialysis (CKD-ND) market as well. This adds importance to Nephrologists' perception that Centocor-Ortho Biotech's Procrit has a competitive advantage...
CCHRINT Announces FDA Reported Psychiatric Drug Side Effects Search Engine
...s is a mental health watchdog co-founded in 1969 by Professor of Psychiatry Emeritus Thomas Szasz and the Church of Scientology. It is a non-profit, non
political, non-religious organization that has been responsible for more than 100 reforms that help protect patients rights against abuses in the fiel...
FDA selects Sensotech's Wireless Temperature Monitoring System
...em needed to be simple, offer comprehensive reporting capability; secure, non
subscription based or hosted, and to have the future expansion needs of the...h integrated and advanced firmware which includes web server, and database. non
volatile programs are embedded in the chip and devices instead of external ...
LCA-Vision Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
... Provision for loss on doubtful accounts 1,957 3,325
Loss on investments 365 -
cash restructuring charges 1,877 -
Deferred income taxes (265) 1,686
UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc.'s Internal Investigation Leads to Former Executive Officer Pleading Guilty to Criminal Charges
... to pay personal expenses; (2) preparing false expense reports and submitting them for reimbursement; and (3) submitting fraudulent check requests for non
business expenses, such as construction work on his personal residences and payments on personal credit card accounts.
The United States Dist...
Human Rights Campaign Announces Speakers at 25th Annual Bay Area Gala
... sign legislation into effect under President Obama's administration including the Matthew Shepard Hate Crimes Prevention Act and inclusive Employment non
Discrimination Act, 2009 is a pivotal year to continue to build upon the progress our community has already made," said HRC President Joe Solmonese. "...
Photos: Don't Let Them See You Sweat This Summer
...eir clothing multiple times a day to hide their symptoms," says Lisa Pieretti, Executive director of the International Hyperhidrosis Society (IHHS), a non
profit organization dedicated to help those with excessive sweating. "It's important to remember that hyperhidrosis is a treatable medical condition a...
Healthy Workplace Award Nominations Due August 3
...tivity and workplace performance. The Psychologically Healthy Workplace program highlights a variety of workplaces -- large and small, for profit and non
profit -- and evaluates applicants in five areas:
Employee growth and development
Endologix Reports 42% Second Quarter 2009 Revenue Growth
... ---- ---- ---- ----
Domestic Product Revenue $11,410 $7,881 $21,586 $14,730
- U.S. Product Revenue 1,758 1,380 3,416 2,848
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Fractional co2 Laser Offers Cosmetic Treatments with Minimal Downtime For Melbourne Patients
...al facial rejuvenation treatments.
Popular treatments at the Ins include Laser Hair & Tattoo removal , Laser skin resurfacing, lipodissolve, non
surgical face lifts , anti-wrinkle injections, skin analysis, chemical peels & dermabrasion .
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Fundraising in the Jungle
and for profit collaborate during tough economic times
MIAMI, July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nonprofits stressing over the sinking econo...
Renowned, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon, John Bergfeld, MD, Inducted into Sports Medicine Hall of Fame
...urgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) from 2005 - 2007 and was a founder of the NFL Safety Panel.
Dr. Bergfeld's pioneering research on non
operative treatment of the isolated posterior cruciate ligament injury and on posterior inlay technique of PCL reconstruction have guided treatment of...
Blood vessel bends and branches put the brakes on statins
...tective biological signals in parts of the artery where blood flow is fast and uniform and that this is lost in areas where blood flow is disrupted or non
uniform, leading to build up of dangerous fatty deposits. This study shows that differing forces of blood flow may also cause the endothelial cells to...
A New Jersey Charity Seeks Serious Inquiries for Historic 35mm Film Print of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" Music Video
... distributed by SalemGlobal Internet Interactive Public Relations . Based in New York City, SalemGlobal, optimizes websites to increase donations for non
profit organizations, increase traffic from search engines, provides lead generation, and improves conversion of site visitors to buyers. Other servic...
Research output in developing countries reveals 194 percent increase in five years
...ume, showed that absolute growth in research between 1996 - 2002 was 25% in non
Research4Life countries (countries not eligible due to their GNI per capita... remarkable progression of article output from 1996 2008. By contrast, the non
Research4Life country Japan (for example) showed steady and continuous grow...
XLHealth Appoints New Vice President of Contracting and Provider Relations
...'s Vista health plan. In that role, he managed all aspects of Vista's Health Plan network operations and network development as well as Coventry owned non
Health Plan products and entities. This oversight included HMO, PPO, Individual, Medicare, Medicaid, Healthy Kids, and Workers' Compensation products ...
Curing Diabetes, Pigs Turn to Lions
...ire-USNewswire/ -- Receiving more than $80,000 from Minnesota and Wisconsin Multiple District Lions Clubs over the past years, Spring Point Project, a non
profit organization developing pig donors for pancreatic islet transplantation to cure diabetes, is attending the Lions Clubs International 92nd Conve...
SensoTech Awarded Wireless Temperature Monitoring Contract By Amerinet
...he only solution provider to offer wireless digital temperature sensors with integrated and advanced firmware which includes web server, and database. non
volatile programs are embedded in the chip and devices instead of external software, databases, or web servers. To the organizations it means zero sof...
MedAssets Awards MEDmarketplace.com Contract for Idle Capital Equipment, Hospital Equipment and Supplies
...g and selling of unused and excess medical equipment.
Under the agreement, MedAssets customers, including 1,800 hospital and IDN facilities and non
acute care providers, will have the opportunity to display and sell their unused and excess assets on the MEDmarketplace.com website.
"We are v...
Beazley Expands Healthcare Team with Appointment of Tom McNally
...eam in Chicago. He will underwrite both miscellaneous medical risks (sometimes categorized as 'allied healthcare' risks) as well as targeting certain non
invasive medical products liability business that fits within Beazley's underwriting appetite.
Evan Smith said: "We see opportunities in the med...
Next Generation Waters - Nuu
...inking water to their remote communities. Fundacion Natura is a non-profit organization that focuses on the natural conservation of community groups, non
governmental organizations and educational entities.
To learn more about Nuu Spring Water, please visit: www.NextGenerationWaters.com .
Does Botox(R) Finally Have Competition?
...l now, the only way to effectively treat frown lines and crow's feet, without surgery, involved the use of Botox(R). Now, Dysport(R) is another safe, non
surgical option. This is an FDA approved medication that can be used for a variety of wrinkles. It is injected with a needle the size of a human eye...
VIDEO from Medialink and Siemens: New Treatment in Breast Cancer Detection
...o back, top to bottom, and side to side; detecting even a small beginning of cancer. The system is also more comfortable for the patient because it's non
claustrophobic and radiation free.
Registered journalists can access video, audio, text, graphics and photos for free and unrestricted use at ...
Red Cross, CDC Ready Country for Emergency Threats
...utbreak - alone or coupled with another disaster - would be one scenario where we would look to our partners in government, the private sector and the non
profit sector to join forces to help America."
Last Thursday, the World Health Organization raised its pandemic alert level to phase 6, indicatin...
Providence Service Corporation Announces Preliminary Results of Annual Meeting of Stockholders
... Incumbent Nominees Overwhelmingly Re-Elected
Less Than 2% of non
Avalon Shares Supported Avalon's Nominees
TUCSON, Ariz., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq: PRSC ) t...