Step to the Plate - Register to Donate Aims to Educate Baseball Fans About the Importance of Organ Donation and Increase Registrations
DEERFIELD, Ill., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- As the number of people awaiting lifesaving organ transplants in the United States continues to climb - currently more than 100,000 people are on the waiting list - it is more important than ever for people who support donation to become registered donors. ...
New study finds Power Plate exercise aids in weight loss, reduction of harmful visceral fat
Irvine, CA (May 11, 2009) New research presented at the 17th European Congress on Obesity (ECO) suggests that exercise done on Power Plate
exercise machines in conjunction with a healthy diet may help people lose weight and trim harmful belly fat.
The study [Note: 1], conducted...
Study: Vibration plate machines may aid weight loss and trim abdominal fat
Amsterdam, the Netherlands: New research suggests that, if used properly, vibration plate
exercise machines may help you lose weight and trim the particularly harmful belly fat between the organs.
In a study presented on Friday at the European Congress on Obesity, scientists found that overwei...
Adolescent Growth Plate Injuries May Be Related to Overuse
Early diagnosis and immobilization of growth plate
injuries is key to putting an adolescent athlete back in the game, according to a recent study published in the May/June issue of Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach.
Rosemont, IL (Vocus) May 5, 2009 -- Early di...
No More Diets or Counting Calories; Perfect Plate Makes a Permanent Change
LYNCHBURG, Va., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Perfect Plate
announces its revolutionary new weight loss tool to be introduced Friday, February 6th.
For any person needing to lose weight, Perfect Plate
is an affordable and safe weight loss tool with proven results. Perfect Plate
is not a diet, it's n...
Craniomaxillofacial Plate & Screw Market To Grow to Almost $300 Million by 2012
Custom implants for the skull projected to climb at double-digit rates, according to Millennium Research Group
WALTHAM, Mass., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research
Group's (MRG) US Markets for Craniomaxillofacial (CMF) Devices 2008 report,
Americans United for Life Applauds Ruling Directing Missouri to Issue 'Choose Life' Plate
CHICAGO, March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, in Roach v. Stouffer , the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Missouri officials acted unconstitutionally when they denied a valid petition for a "Choose Life" license plate
because of its pro-life viewpoint. The court also ordered the ...
Flower-power on a Plate in Paris
Langoustine and veal in daisy gravy, carnation and herb salad, nasturtium sauce -- Paris' top cooks are into flower-power and petals are on the plate
"Flowers have been used for centuries in the world of cuisine, but only in a very secondary way", culinary historian Patrick Rambourg told AFP...
Now, a Diet Pill That's as Filling as a Plate of Spaghetti!
Scientists have developed a pill that engorges in the stomach making the person feel like they have eaten a good meal.
The pill made from cellulose has a highly absorbent powder that expands 1000 times when taken with water.
"The sensation is like eating a nice plate
Vaccines On Your Plate
Japanese scientists have created a vaccine for cholera that can be well, eaten.
Immunologist Hiroshi Kiyono of the University of Tokyo and his colleagues inserted the genetic material from the microbe responsible for producing cholera toxin, into a rice plant, whose genome has recently been ...
ARDS Promotes Awareness with New Campaign
...talk about. ARDS Foundation pulled through for my family in a time of need, so it was great that my 'work family' was in a position to step up to the plate
and help promote the Foundations' mission."
Rubin Zacharias said that she envisions the video as an integral tool for the medical community. ...
National Insurance Carriers Now Cover Artificial Cervical Disc Surgery
...egenerative discs in the cervical spine is spinal fusion. In this procedure, a surgeon removes the damaged disc, then implants a bone graft and metal plate
to fuse the vertebrae together. Challenges of spinal fusion include longer recovery time, pain management and the possibility of adjacent-level surger...
X-rays for early Alzheimer's disease detection
...r changes the intensity, of the x-rays by different amounts according to their scattering angles.
The diffracted beam is passed onto a radiographic plate
or digital recorder, which documents the differences in intensity to show the interior structural details.
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Singulex for Erenna(R) Immunoassay System
...ngle molecule counting technology," explains Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Industry Analyst Pramodh Ishwarakrishnan. "The system combines a 384-well plate
format for sample analysis, capillary flow, laser-induced fluorescence, and a highly sensitive detection optics module."
Increased sensitivity an...
Dr Erika Says Newsweek's Attack on Oprah Ignores the Many Benefits of Her Health Care Advocacy
...mation of the Women's Health Initiative study? Nine years later and women are still suffering and the medical establishment has not stepped up to the plate
to help women find safe solutions to menopausal symptoms. Why are bioidentical hormones still controversial?' They had no answers.
Globus Medical Announces Launch of COALITION(TM) ACDF Spacer System
...ch of the COALITION(TM) ACDF Spacer System. COALITION(TM) is an integrated plate
and spacer system designed to provide the biomechanical strength of a tradi...ITION(TM) technology combines a PEEK interbody spacer with a titanium alloy plate
and two titanium alloy screws. The streamlined delivery system and innovat...
TREK to Introduce New In Vitro Diagnostic and Research-Use-Only Susceptibility Products at American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, Booth 1301
...add voriconazole to its YeastOne(R) susceptibility plate
for in vitro diagnostics; plate
now includes four FDA-cleared antifungal agents
...arch-Use-Only Sensititre(R) Xtra Gram Negative MIC plate
incorporates 21 antimicrobics, including colistin ...
Is There a Nutritional Upside to a Down Economy?
As a general guide, Pat Groziak, a registered dietitian and senior lead nutrition manager for Unilever, recommends filling half of your plate
with vegetables, one-fourth with a complex carbohydrate, such as pasta or rice, and one-fourth with protein for a better-balanced, calorie-controlled ...
New Study Finds Power Plate(R) Exercise Aids in Weight Loss, Reduction of Harmful Visceral Fat
...May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- New research presented at the 17th European Congress on Obesity (ECO) suggests that exercise done on Power Plate(R) vibration plate
exercise machines in conjunction with a healthy diet may help people lose weight and trim harmful belly fat.
The study(i), conducted at the Univ...
Axela introduces software to support 21 CFR Part 11 Compliance for Regulated Environments
...y targets to allow direct comparison in a single sample. To further facilitate independent validation the same reagents are available in an orthogonal plate
based EIA format. panelPlus Sensors are currently in use by Axela collaborators and will be commercially available this summer.
About Axela Inc. ...
Go Pink on Mother's Day to Fight Breast Cancer
... -- Thinking of their own mothers - and mothers, sisters and daughters across the nation -- more than 250 major league ballplayers will step up to the plate
wielding pink Louisville Slugger bats on Mother's Day. Games played on May 10 will mark the fourth year the pink Louisville Slugger bats have been us...
GNC Helps to Raise Over $300,000 for National MS Society in First 30 Days of 'Ride Across America' by Phil Keoghan of CBS' The Amazing Race
...n their communities when they Live Well. Phil's putting in the miles for the National MS Society - now it's time for the rest of us to step up to the plate
and support the search for an MS cure."
For more information on how to donate to support Phil's ride, go to GNC.com , Ride ...
Kids Who Lack Self-Control May Be Prone to Weight Gain
...ld were put in a room by themselves with one large plate
and one small plate
of candy, animal crackers or pretzels. They were told they could eat the larger plate
if they waited for an adult to return. If they cou...
Healthy Choice Reinvents Brand With New Products, A New Look And New Campaign Featuring Julia Louis-Dreyfus
...ill paint a plate, symbolic of the night's purpose, to ensure others have a plate
of food. Starting April 23, consumers who wish to take part in the donation...h Healthy Choice and Julia Louis-Dreyfus, have once again stepped up to the plate
with a generous donation that will provide millions of meals to hungry fami...
Lab-grown nerves promote nerve regeneration after injury
...m rat dorsal root ganglia (clusters of nerves just outside the spinal cord) on nutrient-filled plastic plates. Axons sprouted from the neurons on each plate
and connected with neurons on the other plate. The plates were then slowly pulled apart over a series of days, aided by a precise computer-controlled ...
Frost & Sullivan Recognises FUJIFILM Corporation's Outstanding Product Quality Leadership
...ge quality, cost-effectiveness and permits smooth image and information management."
FUJIFILM Corporation has developed a high resolution Imaging plate
(IP) with a transparent support and a reading system. This Dual-Side IP (Imaging Plate) reading is a technological breakthrough that significantly imp...
Master molecular switch may prevent the spread of cancer cells to distant sites in the body
...ferent cDNAs (DNA that has been synthesized from messenger RNAs) that each express a different gene and are arrayed on plates so that each well of the plate
expresses only one individual gene product. The Carstens lab developed a splicing "reporter" that makes cells express a firefly luciferase gene and "g...
Photo: March Forth Into Spring with a Healthy Approach to Diet and Exercise
Cut red and green apples into wedges, removing the cores, and toss them with a little lemon juice to prevent browning; fan them on a plate
with alternating slices of Cabot Cheddar Cheese.
For another version, core the apples, cut them crosswise into rings, spread with peanut butter a...
Frost & Sullivan Lauds Aesku.Diagnostics For Providing an Overall Analysis Platform For a Wide Range of Autoimmune Complications
...e autoimmune complications. While its 30-30-30 test format can be used with most commercially available automated test platforms, its special in-house plate
coating and production facility offers a shelf life of up to 24 months with a production capacity of nearly 500 plates per hour.
New study finds increased prevalence of left-handedness in children with facial development disorder
... two major etiological theories of HFM: vascular disruption and abnormal proliferation or migration of neural crest cells (cells located in the neural plate
in the embryo that migrate to their final destinations during embryo development). The study, while limited in size, found no correlations betweens th...
New A-dec 300(TM) Offers Dentists an Innovative Equipment Solution
...for A-dec. "It's loaded with features, incorporating a compact control head that supports two electric micro-motors, integrated floor box, small base plate
and dedicated left/right support center in one of the smallest dental equipment solutions available."
Everything about A-dec 300 is designed wit...
Landmark Policy Report: Many Cancers Could Be Prevented Across the Globe
...a wide range of educational programs to help millions of Americans learn to make dietary changes for lower cancer risk. Its award-winning New American plate
program is presented in brochures, seminars and on its Web site, www.aicr.org . AICR is a member of the World Cancer Research Fund International.
Zimmer Presents Trabecular Metal Technology Experience at AAOS Annual Meeting
...natomic-shaped implants designed to match the normal anatomy of long bones and achieve excellent fixation; the Zimmer (R) Periarticular Elbow Locking plate
System, which offers anatomically contoured plates, optimized screw positions and options to address most fracture types; and the exciting new Trabec...
MDS Analytical Technologies Announces Validation of Two More Kits for High-Throughput Detection of Melamine in Food
...e sciences research, today announced that two new assay kits - the Melamine plate
Kit from Beacon Analytical Systems, which focuses on the development and ma...ese combinations can be used to maximize throughput while minimizing manual plate
To download application notes on this method, please visit www...
B. Braun Wins Premier Contract for Full Line of Dialysis Products
...the user to perform a wide range of high-flow intermittent or continuous renal replacement and plasma therapies. Unique features include an integrated plate
warmer for the heating of infusion and dialysate fluids and a single-load cell weighing system.
This recent agreement adds to contra...
Hunter-Killed Elk Test Negative for CWD and Other Diseases
... brain, tonsils, eyes and lymph nodes); spinal cord/backbone; spleen; skull plate
with attached antlers, if visible brain or spinal cord material is present;...e quarantined states, provinces or area: meat, without the backbone; skull plate
with attached antlers, if no visible brain or spinal cord material is prese...
For the Obese, Holiday Tables Serve Platefuls of Doubt
... effort as long as you get back on track the next day.
If you're doing the party circuit, spend time socializing, not eating. Put something on your plate
and use it as a prop.
Make a resolution to find out what you really hunger for in life and what you're looking for that you can't find in food.
Holidays Don't Have to Make You Heavier
...y increases temptation.
Practice good portion control. Fill your dinner plate
with half vegetables, a quarter protein and a quarter carbs. Try to avoid s...t the food table quickly piles up the calories, so instead, make a balanced plate
of food just once during a party.
When hosting a holiday party, give aw...
...time. You can always go back for more food if you're still hungry, she said.
Pappo said using the "plate method" can also be helpful. Half of your plate
should be vegetables, one-quarter should be protein, and the remaining quarter set aside for a starchy food.
"People don't like to measure their f...
Cranberries May Help Prevent Urinary Tract Infections
... content inhibits bacterial growth, experts say
THURSDAY, Nov. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Make sure to put plenty of cranberry sauce on your plate
this Thanksgiving, because it may help protect you against urinary tract infections (UTIs), according to the American Urological Association.