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PRESS CALL: Van Hollen and Miller Discuss Campaign of Misinformation on Health Care Reform

Independent Fact Checks Show Opponents Will Say or Do Anything to Stop Reform WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Congressman Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Assistant to the Speaker, and House Committee on Education and Labor Chairman George Miller (D-CA) will...

Nation's First Eco-Friendly Mobile Health Van Launched by New Jersey Non-Profit Health Center

DOVER, N.J., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Zufall Health Center, a federally qualified health center operating in northwestern New Jersey, today launched the nation's first eco-friendly mobile medical unit. The Highlands Health Van will bring urgently needed, affordable health care to low-income, mo...

Hyundai of Tempe to Giveaway Wheelchair Van to Deserving Family

Hyundai of Tempe has acquired a wheelchair accessible mini-van and will give it away to a deserving family or organization during a write-in campaign. We are asking for media support to ensure this message reaches any family or organization that would benefit from such a vehicle. ...

Dr. Edward Long Joins Van Scoyoc Associates

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Edward Long, Ph.D., an expert in health appropriations and policy, has joined Van Scoyoc Associates Inc., Washington's largest independent government affairs firm. "We've been following Ed's work, with admiration, for many years. Nobody in town ...

AdCare Health Systems, Inc. Acquires Remaining Ownership in Van Wert Assisted Living Property

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: ADK), an Ohio based long term care, home health care and management company, announced today the completion of the acquisition of a 30-unit assisted living facility located in Van Wert, Ohio. ...

Ezra Van Gelder Joins Microchip Biotechnologies as Executive Vice President R&D

DUBLIN, Calif., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Microchip Biotechnologies, a private company developing the Apollo next-generation fluidics platform for Life Sciences, announced today that Ezra Van Gelder has joined its team as Executive Vice President of R&D. Ezra Van Gelder brings Microchip ...

War Veterans With Traumatic Brain Injury Pay the Price of Waste at the VA, Says Dr. Robert Van Boven

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Dr. Robert Van Boven, M.D., D.D.S.: A recent report from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General (OIG; report no. 08-01105-171) substantiated waste, mismanagement and inaction to disclosures...

Olympian Van Dusen to Represent Body Bar Systems

BOULDER, Colo., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Body Bar Systems Inc., an official sponsor of USA Wrestling and a premier sponsor of the USA Women's Wrestling program, announced today that 2008 U.S. Olympic wrestler Marcie Van Dusen has signed a contract to represent Body Bar Inc. in various marketing...

Television Star Caitlin Van Zandt Signs-on as Special Guest Speaker for National Obesity Awareness Event in Washington, DC, on June 17

TAMPA, Fla., June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Walk on the Capitol is proud to announce Caitlin Van Zandt, star of Guiding Light and The Sopranos, as special guest speaker for our National obesity awareness event in Washington, DC. The Walk from Obesity - Walk on the Capitol is a history-m...

American Laser Centers Names Bill Van Huis as Chief Revenue Officer

New position to oversee marketing, products and customer relations FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- American Laser Centers, the largest provider of laser hair removal and other noninvasive aesthetic services in the United States, announces the appointment of Bill Van Huis as...

CVS Samaritan Van Program Celebrates 30 Years of Helping Motorists on the Nation's Highways

- The program, sponsored by CVS/pharmacy, provides free roadside assistance in 9 major markets - WOONSOCKET, R.I., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- If you have ever been stuck on the side of the road with a flat tire, a dead battery, or other vehicular emergency, you are probably ...

‘Rip Van Winkle’ Treatment May Curb Cancer Cell Growh

A new research supports the theory that bringing about senescence in aged cells may help curb proliferation of tumor cells//. Inducing senescence in aged cells may be sufficient to guard against spontaneous cancer development, according to a paper published online this week in European Molecular...

Sleeping Boy Does A Rip Van Winkle

A nine-year-old boy in a West Bengal town is said to be in slumber for the past 11 months, baffling doctors by his Rip Van Winkle act. // Reports Saturday said Arup Manna of Panskura in East Midnapore district was an active and playful boy of eight until 11 months ago when he suddenly started ...

The Ensign Group Reports Second Quarter 2009 Earnings of $0.39 per Share; Reaffirms 2009 EPS Guidance

...tay on in an advisory capacity to provide continuity of information and other services. On July 23, 2009, Ensign announced the appointment of van R. Johnson to the Company's board of directors. Mr. Johnson has served for more than 38 years in leadership capacities with two of the United States' ...

Sao Paulo Hosts Second CPhI and P-MEC South America Pharma Events

...sector, Brazil accounts for well over 30% of the Latin American pharma market. UBM International Media's Pharma Portfolio Group Director Eliane van Doorn commented: " Our 2009 events will build on the successful CPhI and P-MEC South America foundations laid in Rio last year. Despite the very...

ULURU Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2009 and to Provide a Business Update

... oth er reports filed by us with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Contact: Company Renaat E. van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. Wallberg Vice President & CFO (214) 905-5145 ...

Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine to Co-Host 2nd Annual "An Evening for Autism" Event

...na Marie Tyler, David McKenna (scriptwriter for American History X, Blow and S.W.A.T), Beth Krom for Congress (Former Irvine Mayor), State Assemblyman van Tran serving the 68th District of Orange County (Anaheim, Costa Mesa, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, Newport Beach, Stanton, Westminster) State Assemb...

Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces Trade Name FIRMAGON(R) (degarelix for injection) for Advanced Prostate Cancer Treatment

... 12-month comparative, randomized, open-label, parallel-group phase III study in patients with prostate cancer. BJU Int. 2008;102(11):1531-1538. (3) van Poppel H, Tombal B, de la Rosette JJ, Persson B-E, Jensen J-K, Olesen TK. Degarelix: a novel gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor blocker --...

Swine Flu Advice from Confused.com

...s expanded its range of comparison products over the last couple of years to include car insurance , home insurance, travel insurance, pet insurance, van insurance, motorbike insurance, breakdown cover and energy, as well as financial services products including credit cards, loans, mortgages and life i...

Pelosi, Democratic Leaders Remarks Today at News Conference on Legislative Accomplishments

...Xavier Becerra, and Assistant to the Speaker Chris van Hollen held a news conference this afternoon in th...o respond to that? [Laughter.] Congressman van Hollen. What we talked about was the not coming b...re message battle in August.] Congressman van Hollen. It will and I think what you've seen is y...

Euthanasia, Palliative Care Work in Unison in Belgium

... suggest that, instead of opposing each other, euthanasia and palliative care complement one another and often work in unison, said study author Lieve van den Block and colleagues. They looked at nearly 2,000 non-sudden deaths in Belgium in 2005-2006. Euthanasia is legal in Belgium, which also has a w...

ULURU Inc. to Present Altrazeal(TM) Clinical Evidence at the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Annual Scientific Meeting in Toronto, Canada

...der Dressing will be presented on posters during the meeting. Renaat van den Hooff, President and CEO of ULURU Inc., commented, "These presentations...Securities and Exchange Commission. Contact: Company Renaat van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. Wallberg Vice President ...

MedicExchange Launches Customer Review Platform for Healthcare IT and Radiology Products

...Members' personal information is not shared with the product manufacturer, other MedicExchange members or any third party organizations. Alex van Klaveren, Chief Executive of MedicExchange, commented, "Choosing the right software, services and equipment is crucial when budgets are under pressure...

Louisiana Optometrists Partner With Sens. Landrieu and Vitter, U.S. House Leaders in Improving Infant Eye and Vision Care

.... Mike Kleamenakis 4114 Marigny St. 504-288-2333 OAKDALE Dr. Jerry Gerdes 414 E. 7th Ave. 318-335-3275 OPELOUSAS Dr. van Christian 232 N. Union 337-948-9504 RUSTON Dr. Gary Avallone 911 Tech Dr. 318-251-9095 Dr. Jennifer Floyd 303 N. Tre...

More Dairy, Calcium in Childhood Could Mean Longer Life

...s have also shown that eating these foods in adulthood contributes to heart disease, researchers say. For the study, a research team led by Jolieke van der Pols from the Queensland Institute of Medical Research in Brisbane, Australia, collected data on children from 1,343 families in England and Scotl...

ULURU Inc. Announces Status of York Note Receivable

...the Company no longer has any interest in the Loan Documents. Renaat van den Hooff, President & CEO of ULURU Inc., commented: "We are very pleas...curities and Exchange Commission. Contact: Company Renaat E. van den Hooff President & CEO Terry K. Wallberg Vice President ...

Most Not Worried by Delayed Prostate Cancer Therapy

... evidence seems to contradict the assumption that living with untreated prostate cancer is nerve-wracking for most patients, according to Dr. Roderick van den Bergh, of Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, and colleagues. The findings are published in the Sept. 1 issue of Cancer . The researchers su...

Study finds acceptable levels of anxiety among men living with early, untreated prostate cancer

...emotions among men on active surveillance are lacking, however. Roderick van den Bergh, (MD), of the Erasmus Medical Center, in Rotterdam, the Netherlan...ergoing active surveillance. While this study's findings are useful, Dr. van den Bergh noted that longer-term analyses are needed on the psychological e...

The Ensign Group Announces Appointment of Healthcare Industry Leader to Board of Directors

...ent company of the Ensign(TM) group of skilled nursing, rehabilitative care services and assisted living companies, today announced the appointment of van R. Johnson to the Company's board of directors. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071213/LATH168LOGO ) Mr. Johnson has ...

Health Story Project Offers Perspective on "Meaningful Use" Definition

...ion that takes the narrative into account from the beginning is crucial to facilitate the electronic exchange of health information," stated Nick van Terheyden, MD, Interim Executive Committee, The Health Story Project and Chief Medical Officer, M*Modal. The Health Story Project, founded by M*Mo...

FDA Approves Expanded Use of Lilly's FORTEO(R) [teriparatide (rDNA origin) injection] to Treat Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis

...ends Endocrinol. 2006; 17: 144-149. (2) Clin Rheumatol. 2007; 26: 144-153. (3) Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am. 2003; 32: 135-157. (4) van Staa, TP "The Pathogenesis, Epidemiology and Management of Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis," Calcif Tissue Int. 2006; 79:129-137. (5) N Eng...

HIV Drugs Provide Breast-Fed Babies With Some Protection

...ternational AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention. "This is an exciting development," lead investigator Dr. Charles van der Horst, a professor in the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, said in a university news release. "We may be able to spare mothers in ...

Tiffany Diamond Eternity Bands and Cartier 'Love' Rings: Beladora Announces Sharp Wedding Jewelry Sales Increase

... estate wedding rings and bands to brides and grooms to be, Beladora.com offers antique, vintage and contemporary jewelry from such noted designers as van Cleef & Arpels, Bvlgari, Chanel, Tiffany & Co., Mauboussin, Dior, Cartier and many others. Tahitian and South Sea pearls are also popular jewe...

96-Week Safety and Efficacy Findings Presented for INTELENCE(TM) (etravirine) As Part of HIV Combination Therapy

...nd development of innovative HIV/AIDS drugs and anti-infectives for diseases of high unmet medical need. Media Contact: Pamela van Houten 908-541-4137 (office) 908-295-7367 (mobile) Investor Relations: Louise Mehrotra 7...

New HIV Study Shows That Large Numbers of Women and People of Color Can Be Successfully Enrolled In U.S. HIV Clinical Studies

...ertake to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information or future events or developments.) Media Contact: Pamela van Houten Investor Contacts: Office: 908-541-4137 Louise Mehrotra 732-524-6491 Mobile: 908-295-7367 L...

EngagementHealth(R) Launches Comprehensive Wellness Program with Store Kraft - 80% of Employees and Spouses Participate in Programs

...n, visit www.engagementhealth.com or send inquiries to info@engagementhealth.com " target="_new"> info@engagementhealth.com or contact Dianne van Wormer (866) 692-1979 ext 220. To see press release go to http://myprgenie.com/2200 ...

Colonoscopy Beats 'Camera Pill' at Catching Colon Cancer

...colon screening," said study lead author Dr. Andre van Gossum from the department of gastroenterology at ...ge more patients to get screened for colon cancer, van Gossum said. In time, "technological improvements,...ndoscopy . SOURCES: Andre van Gossum, M.D., department of gastroenterology, Eras...

Full Transcript of House Democrats' Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation

...at organizing and coordinating this effort; Mr. Clyburn, our distinguished Whip; Mr. Larson, the chair of the Caucus; Mr. Becerra, the Vice-Chair; Mr. van Hollen wears two leadership hats as Assistant to the Speaker and Chair of the DCCC. In addition to that, the chairs of the subcommittees who've worked...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation

...at organizing and coordinating this effort; Mr. Clyburn, our distinguished Whip; Mr. Larson, the chair of the Caucus; Mr. Becerra, the Vice-Chair; Mr. van Hollen wears two leadership hats as Assistant to the Speaker and Chair of the DCCC. In addition to that, the chairs of the subcommittees who've worked...

Aurora Health Care Sponsors Education Event to Improve Care for the Elderly

...ome, Inc., Three Pillars Senior Living Communities at Dousman, Wis. The reception will take place at the Humphrey Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 790 N. van Buren Street, Milwaukee. Dr. Inouye is a Harvard Medical School professor at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center as well as director of...
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