BayCare Named to Top 100 Best Companies To Work For in Florida by Florida Trend Magazine
CLEARWATER, Fla., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BayCare Health System today announced that it has been recognized as one of Florida's Best Companies To Work For by Florida Trend
The rankings, which recognized 100 small, medium and large companies, were comp...
Smoothie King Expansion Signals International Trend Toward Healthy Living
NEW ORLEANS, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Smoothie King, the 1973 originator of the nutritional fruit smoothie, is showing its pioneering spirit again by leading the way to making healthy alternatives and high-quality meal replacements available to consumers in Japan.
Ochsner Health System Relies on Trend Micro Enterprise Security for Immediate Protection and Lower Complexity
CUPERTINO, Calif., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend
Micro Inc. (TSE: 4704), announced today that Ochsner Health System, a non-profit, academic, multi-specialty healthcare delivery system, relies on Trend
Micro(TM) Enterprise Security, a tightly integrated offering of content security p...
Renaissance America Tracks Trend on Loss of Retiree Benefits in New Whitepaper
Employer-Sponsored Retiree Benefits Quickly Becoming Thing of the Past
OKEMOS, Mich., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard economic times have hit the United States and many companies find themselves in a cost-cutting mode that reaches further and deeper than ever before. This forces painful cutback...
Ground-breaking study to cap the growing trend of type 2 diabetes in overweight adolescents
Researchers at The Children's Hospital at Westmead are embarking on a ground-breaking new study to investigate whether a different dietary approach to insulin resistance in overweight adolescents can put the brakes on its progression to type 2 diabetes.
Type 2 diabetes affects 85 to 90 per cent...
Penny Imaging Exchange, Inc. Outlines the Trend & Economics of Scanning Microfilm
Penny Imaging Exchange, Inc. is changing the way the industry outsources its services by providing a backroom operation for software and conversion companies as well as other imaging professionals and resellers.
Bohemia, NY (Vocus) April, 17, 2009 -- Would you spend $20...
Parents: Bottled Water Trend Poses Threat to Dental Health
CHICAGO, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five billion gallons of bottled water were consumed in 2000, an increase of more than 200 percent from a decade earlier. Whether consumers drink more bottled water because it is an alternative to soda, or because it is convenient to do so is unclear, bu...
New Trend Data Shows Access to Surgical Care at Risk in Rural and Urban Areas of the United States
American College of Surgeons Health Policy Institute issues advance findings of study on migration of surgeons
WASHINGTON, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Surgeons Health Policy Institute will highlight new research today that indicates the shortage of general su...
SaltWorks' Gourmet Sea Salts Are a Step Ahead of a Top Food Trend for 2009
WOODINVILLE, Wash., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The world is waking up to the pure, undiluted flavor and health benefits of all natural sea salt.
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Consumers and manufacturers alike are discovering the incredible taste and pur...
UM study reveals demographic trend of the Jewish population in Broward County
BROWARD COUNTY, FL. (March 10, 2009)South Florida has the second most populous Jewish community in America, after New York. Jewish people traditionally settled in South Florida for economic opportunities, for the climate, to join friends and family and to retire. Nonetheless, the once growing Jewi...
Cadient Group Continues Growth Trend with Key New Hires
- Company's New York Office Expands with Appointment of New Strategic Talent -
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadient Group, the premier strategic interactive marketing agency serving the healthcare industry, today announced it has expanded its capabilities and expertise with ...
Contrary to Earlier Predictions, Older Driver Fatal Crashes Trend Down
ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite growing numbers on the road, fewer older drivers died in crashes and fewer were involved in fatal collisions during 1997-2006 than in years past, a new Insurance Institute for Highway Safety study reports. Crash deaths among drivers 70 and...
'Self-Embedding' a Troubling Trend Among Teens
Patients typically wound themselves, then place objects in the wound, researchers say
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 3 (HealthDay News) -- Self-embedding, a disorder where people wound themselves and then place objects in the wound, is an increasing problem among American teens, especially girls, res...
Minnesota Employers Buck National Trend and Largely Remain Fully-Insured
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Leverages Market Dynamics With New
Plan Offering Three Year Rate Guarantee, According to New Report from HealthLeaders-InterStudy
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a leading provider of ...
New Trend of Healthcare Companies Sending Patients Abroad for Surgery is Dangerous Says James Goldberg Whose Son Died Following Surgery in Thailand
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the death of his only son
on Feb. 23, 2006 at Bumrungrad International Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand,
James Goldberg has attempted to see the killers brought to justice.
"As I followed the story to its roots, I was astounded to see that
Lucas Group Reports Hiring Trend in High-Tech Medical Device
Lucas Group, an executive search firm, today reports a hiring trend
over the past four months within High-Tech Medical Device, specifically Sales Directors. Companies and candidates are realizing it is has become a “recruiters” market causing both parties to change their ways of think...
State Support for Programs to Decrease Tobacco Use Among Teens and Adults on the Decline According to Trend Report Released Today
American Lung Association Calls Upon Lawmakers to Reinvigorate their
Commitment to Tobacco Control by Joining the Smokefree 2010 Challenge
WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite 46 states and
the District of Columbia receiving an estimated $1 billion in additional
funds this ...
Fat Grafting Provides Permanent, Natural Looking Results - Dr. Michael Law Explains Fat Injections as a New Trend in Facial Plastic Surgery
Fat grafting provides permanent, natural looking results, says Dr. Michael Law a board certified plastic surgeon in Raleigh North Carolina. Dr. Law provides insight into fat injections and the role of lipostructure in facial plastic surgery; Structural fat grafting with lipostructure is the only ...
International Living Ultimate Event Attracts Nearly 300 Attendees Who Explore the Growing Trend of Retiring Overseas
The International Living Ultimate Event, held recently in Cancun, Mexico,
attracted nearly 300 attendees - most from the U.S. and Canada - who are
looking to retire overseas. Reasons vary, but most are looking for better access to quality health care and a lower cost of living
Physicians and Patients Across Texas Decry Trend of Unauthorized Generic Drug Substitutions
AUSTIN, Texas, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A growing trend
across Texas as more and more patients discover that their prescriptions
have been switched to generic versions of brand-name medications without
their knowledge or prior consent. The movement has also alarmed many
Preschool Intervention Curbed Trend Toward Obesity
Kids in program ate less junk food, more fruits and vegetables
WEDNESDAY, March 12 (HealthDay News) -- A preschool-based weight control intervention program instilled healthy eating habits in children aged 2 to 5, a new study shows.
The study, by researchers at the University of Mia...
Study finds recent trend of growing US disparities in health not inevitable
Boston, MA -- In the public health field, there is an ongoing debate as to whether improvement in the overall health of the population is linked to increases or decreases in social inequities in health, that is, the inequities between higher-income and lower-income groups or people of different ra...
Cord Blood America Supports Trend From New York, California for States to Inform Parents of the Advantages of Umbilical Cord Blood Storage
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood
America, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI), the umbilical cord blood stem
cell preservation company ( http://www.cordblood-america.com ) focused on
bringing the life saving potential of stem cells to families nationwide and
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation reports upward trend for key health outcomes
(Bethesda, MD) -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation reported today that key indicators of health for people with cystic fibrosis -- including lung function and nutritional status -- are rising nationwide across its accredited care center network.
In fact, the outlook for people with CF continues t...
American Council On Exercise (ACE) 2008 Fitness Trend Predictions
Hundreds of ACE-Certified Fitness Professionals Predict Fun Focused Fitness
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Council on Exercise
(ACE) has completed its annual survey of its extensive worldwide network of
personal trainers, group fitness experts, advanced health and fitness
MEDIAN Technologies Lesion Management Solutions Set the Trend in Diagnostic Oncology Imaging at RSNA 2007
SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France, November 20 /PRNewswire/ -- With the recent
FDA approval of LMS-Lung/Track and LMS-Liver, two applications dedicated to
the evaluation and follow-up of cancerous or other potentially malignant
lesions identified in chest and liver CT images, MEDIAN Technologies
Growth Trend for Gerresheimer Continues Unabated - Debt Reduction
DUSSELDORF, Germany, October 17 /PRNewswire/ -- - For the Nine Months (to 31 August) a 46% Sales Increase to EUR697m - For Nine Months Almost Six-Fold Growth in EBIT to EUR34.8m (EUR6.2m) - Marked Improvement in Adjusted EBITDA by 50% to EUR124m - Substantial Debt Reduction and Fall in Int...
Nationwide Heat Wave Finally Gives Way To Cooling Trend
Metromint Gives Consumers Six Ways to Chill Out This Summer
SAN FRANCISCO, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationwide cooling trend
is forecasted to arrive today in the form of Metromint ( www.metromint.com ), the all-natural mintwater that combines pure water and real mint. Metromint provides a ...
Hitting the Gym on the Web - a New Global Exercise Trend
Members from 46 countries only 4 weeks after launch indicate that online health club Wexer has hit upon a new global exercise trend. At this rate, Wexer could impact the health club industry as Skype has impacted the telecommunication industry.
Dubai, UAE (PRWEB) June 1...
Video: Bon Secours Finds Young Families are In Line With National Economic Trend
New 'Safe and Sound' program eases the financial impact on new families
RICHMOND, Va., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond's young families are worried about the economy and their concern is impacting their utilization of health care.
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While Most Blue Cross and Blue Shield-Branded MCOs are Losing Members, Blue Shield of California Bucks the Trend
HealthLeaders-InterStudy's Managed Market Surveyor-Rx Evaluates How Medical and Pharmacy Lives are Covered at National, State and MSA Levels
NASHVILLE, Tenn. , May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, the leading provider of managed care market intelligence, reports that although...
Undoing the 'Big Baby' Trend
As infant weights rise, parents are urged to take steps early to prevent obesity
SUNDAY, March 1 (HealthDay News) -- Overweight children, teenagers and adults aren't the only Americans with a weight problem these days. The trend
toward bigger and bigger babies is drawing concern from h...
Florida's Small-Group Health Insurance Grew in First Half of 2008, Though Economic Downturn Likely to Halt Upward Trend
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a
leading provider of managed care market intelligence, reports that the
small-group health insurance market grew 5 percent in Florida through the
second quarter of 2008. According to the latest Florida Health Plan Analysis,
Unitech Launches Its Healthcare PDA to Catch Medical Market Trend
TAIPEI, Taiwan Oct. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Unitech, a leading
worldwide manufacturer of automatic data collection products and services
and the top player in the rugged PDA marketplace, today announced that it
has launched the PA600 Healthcare PDA. The PA600 Healthcare PDA has been
Inside America's Families: New Data From Nannies4Hire.com Bucks Children's Health National Trend
OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In a national survey of 6,177
nannies and babysitters, Nannies4Hire.com and Babysitters4Hire.com report
some new facts about the state of America's children. Parents'
inconsistency with rules may be leading to out of control kids but families
with nannies ...
Researchers study hidden homicide trend
Gun-related homicide among young men rose sharply in the United States in recent years even though the nation's overall homicide rate remained flat, according to a study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Between 1999 and 2005, homicide involving firearms increa...
Men Are Vein Too: Innovative Treatment Sparks Unexpected Consumer Trend
ATLANTA, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The health and beauty industry is
currently experiencing an unexpected consumer trend: a growing number of
men are seeking spider and varicose vein treatments for both health and
While the overall number of men undergoing cosmetic procedure...
CHPA Commends Senator Biden on Legislation Aimed at Curbing Medicine-Abuse Trend
Initiative Is Major Step in Stopping Cough Medicine Abuse Among Teens
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Senator Joseph R.
Biden, Jr. (D-Del.), introduced the Dextromethorphan Abuse Reduction Act of
2007, which would prevent teens under the age of 18 from purchasing cough...
Alarming Trend In Eating Disorders In Children
Scientists have discovered a disturbing trend
in the eating habits of children under the age of thirteen. According to British Paediatric// Surveillance Unit’s (BPSU) findings a child as young as six years was found to be suffering from such an anomaly. Anorexia, bulimia and binge eating are some o...
Alarming Trend in Prescription Drug Abuse
The annual report for the year 2006 of the International Narcotics Control Board (an agency affiliated to UN), suggests that abuse of prescriptions drugs is increasing// at an alarming rate across the globe.
The abuse of prescription drugs surpasses the conventional illegal drugs like ecstasy...