YMCA of the USA Announces 16 Communities Selected for Statewide Policy Change Initiative to Reverse the Childhood Obesity Epidemic
Communities in three states will serve as initial sites for initiative to promote healthier options in communities
CHICAGO, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixteen communities in Connecticut, Kentucky and Tennessee have been selected to build statewide networks to help reduce ...
Scientists Reverse Muscular Dystrophy in Mice
Strategy targets genetic flaw thought to be key to major form of the disease
THURSDAY, July 16 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists have found a way to interfere with a stray genetic process critical in the development and progression of a major form of muscular dystrophy.
The strategy, ...
Everock, Inc. Completes Reverse Merger with Privately Held All-Natural Food Producer, Nature's Peak
SANTA CRUZ, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Everock, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVRN) announced today that it has completed a reverse
merger transaction with privately held Nature's Peak, Inc. whereby its business assets and operations have been integrated with Everock.
Nature's Peak has ass...
Explorer's Bounty Coffees and Chocolates Helping Individuals Reverse the Aging Process
Certified Organic Products Earn Mention in New Stop Growing Older ... Grow Younger Book
MIAMI, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In his just released book "Stop Growing Older ... Grow Younger," author J Collin Towers is poised to send shockwaves through the multi-billion-dollar anti-aging industry. ...
$22 Million Initiative Aims to Reverse New Jersey's Nurse Faculty Shortage, Avert Health Care Crisis
Innovative Public/Private Partnership Launches at State Legislative Hearing
TRENTON, N.J., May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To avert a severe nursing shortage that could cause grave harm to patient care in the state, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce ...
Domain Registration Corp Successfully Completes Reverse Merger
SHENZHEN, China, May 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Domain Registration Corp.
(OTC Bulletin Board: DOMR), today announced that on May 7, 2009, the Company
acquired all of the outstanding capital stock of China Northern Pharmacy
Holding Group Limited ("CNPH"), a British Virgin Islands corporation, and...
China Health Resource, Inc. Defers Implementation of Reverse Stock Split in Light of Continuing Market Volatility
SUINING CITY, Sichuan Province, P.R. China, April 9, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Health Resource, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CHRI), a Delaware corporation, announced today that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has decided to defer immediate implementation of a reverse
stock split of the Com...
Anpath Group, Inc. Announces Intent To Seek Shareholder Approval for a Reverse Split of Its Common Stock
MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Anpath Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board : ANPG), reported today that it plans to seek shareholder approval for a reverse
split of its Common Stock, which it currently anticipates will be in the range of a 1 for 7 split. If the reverse
Cleveland Clinic Launches Ground-Breaking Wellness Program To Reverse Effects of Common Chronic Diseases
"Lifestyle 180" wellness program equips participants with tools to live healthy, active lives. The six-week program includes almost 50 hours of hands-on guidance in nutrition/cooking, exercise, and stress management. The next session begins on March 16.
What the Billion Dollar Beauty Industry Does Not Want Leaked: That One Can Actually Reverse Aging for Free by Moving Only to the Right. We Smell a Nobel.
Tired of Putting Money in the Hands of Beauty Corporations for Botox, Pills, Creams, unused Gym Memberships, Plastic Surgery, and / or Counseling to Remain Youthful? Now one does not have to. New Book '6 Newly Discovered and Never Before Published Secrets to Eternal Youth and Immortality' gives ...
Cleveland Clinic Launches Ground-Breaking Wellness Program To Reverse Effects of Common Chronic Diseases
"Lifestyle 180" Program Equips Participants with Tools to Live Healthy, Active Lives
CLEVELAND, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- As a top-ranked healthcare institution, Cleveland Clinic has consistently sought to shift the national focus from providing "sick" care to promoting wellness. As part of thi...
Advanced Wound Technologies Mid-Atlantic, Inc. Announces Name Change and Reverse Stock Split
Company to be re-named American CryoStem Corporation
RED BANK, N.J., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Wound Technologies Mid-Atlantic, Inc. (AWTM.PK) announced today that it has received approval from NASDAQ to changed its name to American CryoStem Corporation (AMCY) and complete a o...
Nurses to Congress: Expanding Medicare Could Reverse Job Losses, and Repair Our Broken Healthcare System and Safety Net
Dramatic New Study Presented in Congressional Briefing Today
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- On a day in which Congress prepared to vote on the Obama administration's proposed $800 billion economic stimulus package, the nation's largest organization of registered nurses said expandin...
Stem cells used to reverse paralysis in animals
Valencia, Spain January 28, 2009 A new study has found that transplantation of stem cells from the lining of the spinal cord, called ependymal stem cells, reverses paralysis associated with spinal cord injuries in laboratory tests. The findings show that the population of these cells after spina...
Fiber One Helps Americans Rally to Reverse Low National Fiber-Eating Statistic
Only One in 10 Americans Get Recommended Amount of Fiber in their Daily Diet; New Delicious Fiber One(TM) Toaster Pastries Provide 20 Percent of Daily Fiber Need
MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Fiber is important for good health. However, research shows that an incredibly small number of...
Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy on President Obama's Decision to Reverse The 'Mexico City' Policy
WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Senator Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., Chairman, U.S. Senate Subcommittee on State Department And Foreign Operations:
"President Obama has lifted a misguided, counterproductive and discriminatory policy that harms many and...
Crdentia Corp. Finalizes Reverse Stock Split
DALLAS, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Crdentia Corporation (the "Company") today has finalized its transaction, initiated in August 2008, to complete the Company's non-reporting status. In conjunction with this, the reverse
stock split (1,000:1) has been accomplished in conjunction with its transfer ag...
Bederra Corp. Approves 1-for-400 Reverse Stock Split
HOUSTON, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bederra Corporation (Pink Sheets: BEDA), the medical imaging and diagnostic company, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 1 for 400 reverse
split of its common stock, effective for all shareholders of record as of December 03, 2008. T...
New Zealand Wayne's New Resources Development Co., Ltd. Completes Reverse Merger to Go Public in the U.S.
HARBIN, China, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- YzApp International
Inc. (the "Company" or "YzApp") (OTC Bulletin Board: YZPI) announced that it
has successfully closed a share exchange transaction with the shareholder of
New Zealand WAYNE's New Resources Development Co., Ltd., a British...
Precision Optics Corporation to Effect Reverse Split and Ticker Symbol Change
GARDNER, Mass., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Precision Optics
Corporation, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: POCI) (the "Company"), announced today
a 1-for-25 reverse
split of the company's common stock. Stockholders approved
split at the Company's annual meeting on November 25, 2008. Th...
Vitamin B1 could reverse early-stage kidney disease in diabetes patients
Researchers at the University of Warwick have discovered high doses of thiamine vitamin B1 can reverse
the onset of early diabetic kidney disease.
Kidney disease, or diabetic nephropathy, develops progressively in patients with type 2 diabetes. Early development of kidney disease is assessed ...
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Awards Grants to Nine Communities In Launch of $44 Million National Program to Reverse Childhood Obesity
Comprehensive Health Initiative Will Expand to 70 Cities and Regions by 2010
PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the first investment of a new $44 million initiative, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has awarded grants of up to $400,000 to nine communities acros...
Researchers: Ban on fast food TV advertising would reverse childhood obesity trends
BETHLEHEM, PA (November 19, 2008) A ban on fast food advertisements in the United States could reduce the number of overweight children by as much as 18 percent, according to a new study being published this month in the Journal of Law and Economics . The study also reports that eliminating the ...
AMA Works to Reverse Primary Care Physician Shortage
New AMA Policy Addresses Barriers to Primary Care Physician Recruitment
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation is
experiencing the beginning of a physician shortage - with primary care
being especially hard hit. As the U.S. population grows and millions of
baby boomers ...
WorldHeart Announces Effectiveness of Reverse Stock Split
OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (Nasdaq: WHRTD ) --
World Heart Corporation (WorldHeart or the Company), effected a reverse
stock split of 30-to-1 after filing of articles of amendment with Industry
Canada under the Canada Business Corporations Act and commenced trading on
Spherix Incorporated to Seek Stockholder Approval of Reverse Stock Split
BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spherix Incorporated
(Nasdaq: SPEX ) announced that it will seek stockholder approval to
implement a reverse
stock split at a Special Meeting of Stockholders on
November 17, 2008, in an effort to meet the minimum per share market price
China Bio-Immunity Corporation Completes Share Exchange and Reverse Merger
13.2 Million Common Shares Issued and Listed on OTCBB
DALIAN, China, Aug. 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China
Bio-Immunity Corporation (OTC Bullets and Board: CHHB) (''China
Bio-Immunity" or "the Company''), today announced that it has entered into
a share exchange agreement with...
Southern Home Medical Equipment Completes 1-for-1,000 Reverse Split and Begins Trading Under New Symbol 'SHOM'
LYMAN, S.C., June 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Home Medical
Equipment, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SHMM; SHOM) announced today that it has
completed a 1-for-1,000 reverse
stock split. Effective at the open of
market today, the Company will begin trading on a reverse
split basis under
Brain Stem Cells Reverse Myelin Deficiency in Mice
Researchers hope to apply novel finding to neurological disorders in humans
THURSDAY, June 5 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report they have used neural stem cells to correct a congenital brain disorder in mice.
Dr. Steven Goldman, of the University of Rochester Medical Center in ...
Genetic Disorder Drug Helps Reverse Heart Muscle Enlargement
Mice given BH4 had lower production of toxic free radicals from hypertension, study finds
FRIDAY, May 30 (HealthDay News) -- Tests on mice suggest that the drug BH4 may hold promise as a treatment for people with enlarged hearts, says a Johns Hopkins University study.
Nicotine Replacement Therapy Is Safe, Effective and Can Help Reverse Mental Acuity Deficits in Smokers Who Are Quitting, Including Commercial and Private Pilots
Commit 4 mg Lozenge helps reverse
symptoms associated with nicotine
withdrawal including difficulty concentrating, attention deficit, memory deficit and selective attention deficit
PITTSBURGH, May 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In light of today's
announcement by the Federal A...
On The Go Healthcare, Inc. Issued New Trading Symbol and Completes Reverse Split and Name Change to Metro One Development, Inc.
NEW TICKER OTC BULLETIN BOARD: "MODI"
CONCORD, Ontario, April 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On The Go
Healthcare, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OGOH), announced today the company
has completed a reverse
split and has changed its corporate name to Metro
One Development, Inc. (OTC Bu...
Eurosport Active World, Corp. Announces Reverse Merger Into Eagle International Holdings Group, Inc.
MIAMI, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurosport Active World, Corp.
(Pink Sheets: EAWD) announced today that Eurosport Active World, Corp. and
Eagle International Holdings Group, Inc. have completed a reverse
transaction whereby Eurosport Active World, Corp., whose common stock
Cholesterol, blood pressure control may reverse atherosclerosis in adults with diabetes
Aggressively lowering cholesterol and blood pressure levels below current targets in adults with type 2 diabetes may help to prevent and possibly reverse
hardening of the arteries, according to new research supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Instit...
Dr. William S. Gruss, M.D., Says That Medical Research Shows You Can Reduce Your Risk of Cancer By Up To 77% and Reverse the Effects of Aging in A CARDIOLOGIST'S GUIDE TO ... ANTI-AGING, ANTIOXIDANTS & RESVERATROL
BOCA RATON, Fla., April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- It's common knowledge
that Americans suffer under a crushing burden of chronic disease as they
age. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men AND women. Cancer
is second. The statistics are staggering: one in two men and one in three
CardioDynamics Board of Directors Proposes Reverse Split 1:7 of Company's Shares
Split Intended to Maintain Nasdaq Listing and Attract Additional Investors as Company Enters Next Growth Phase
SAN DIEGO, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CardioDynamics (Nasdaq:
CDIC), the innovator and leader of BioZ(R) impedance cardiography (ICG)
technology, today announc...
Nasdaq Hearings Panel Grants TeamStaff's Request for Continued Listing Subject to a Reverse Stock Split
SOMERSET, N.J., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TeamStaff, Inc.
(Nasdaq: TSTF ) a national provider of healthcare and administrative
staffing services, today announced that it was notified by the Nasdaq Stock
Market that the Nasdaq Hearings Panel has granted the Company's request to
Vermillion Announces Stockholder Approval of Reverse Stock Split
- Board of Directors Approve a 1 for 10 Reverse
FREMONT, Calif., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vermillion, Inc.
(Nasdaq: VRML ), a high-value molecular diagnostics company, announced today
that its stockholders authorized Vermillion's Board of Directors to
implement a rever...
Researchers discover new way to reverse poor circulation and heal wounds
Researchers have solved a longstanding mystery about how flexing muscles tell nearby blood vessels that they need more blood to perform, according to a study published Feb. 15 in the journal Circulation Research. The study mechanism suggests new ways to treat conditions that involve poor circulati...
New Kind of Stem Cells Reverse Sickle Cell Anemia
Mouse study proves these stem cells could treat diseases, though dangers remain
THURSDAY, Dec. 6 (HealthDay News) --Scientists have succeeded in using cells virtually identical to embryonic stem cells to "correct" sickle cell anemia in mice.
The breakthrough was made possible by ano...