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Dartmouth gets $3 million from the National Science Foundation for IT research in health care

HANOVER, NH Dartmouth has received a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation for research to develop secure and trustworthy computing systems for healthcare settings. The project, funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA, the national economic stimulu...

Alcohol and Trauma: Blood Test Gets to the Truth

Taking samples from accident patients may offer a medical heads-up, study says,, FRIDAY, July 24 (HealthDay News) -- Testing the blood-alcohol level of trauma patients could help medical personnel identify those at risk for further complications from drinking issues, a new study says. ...

Burner Balm Gets International Attention

LOS ANGELES, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Shore Holdings, Inc. (PSH), a Los Angeles-based manufacturing and distribution corporation is proud to announce the continued success and fast-paced growth in its Burner Balm lip balm product division. Burner Balm, a natural lip bal...

SOWSIA's Inpatient EHR Solution Gets '08 CCHIT Certification

SAN FRANCISCO, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- SOWSIA Healthcare Solutions Inc.'s product Ondemand Healthcare uHPM, 7Plus, M1 is now a pre-market conditional CCHIT Certified(R) 08 Inpatient EHR. The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT(R)) made this announcement...

Hartford's Camp Courant Gets a 'Brick' Up on Summer Thanks to $100,000 Grant From The LEGO(R) Children's Fund

HARTFORD, Conn., July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The 1,200 Hartford area children who attend Camp Courant this summer have more opportunities for hands-on, minds-on exploration and fun thanks to a $100,000 grant received from the LEGO(R) Children's Fund. Issued earlier this year, the m...

Miles To End Malaria Program Gets an Extra Burst of Speed From American Le Mans Series Founder Don Panoz

The Panoz Family Joins Patron Highcroft Racing, Tequila Patron and Racecar Fans Across the Country to Help Families in Africa Fight Malaria with Malaria No More DANBURY, Conn., July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patron Highcroft Racing and Malaria No More have been joined by a ...

Big Cuts in Family Budgets Usually Means Insurance Gets the Ax

With many struggling in the current economy, families are making big cuts to their budgets. Typically the first large expense to go is car insurance, medical insurance or, most commonly - life insurance. Insure-Net.com urges families to look at other options rather than dropping coverage and offe...

Anatomy Report Card: Public Gets an 'F'

Ignorance could hamper doctor-patient communication, expert says,,,, FRIDAY, June 12 (HealthDay News) -- Despite access to the Internet and advances in health education, people still don't seem to know their bodies very well. A study by British researchers found that many people ...

Morning Sickness Drug Gets Green Light in Study

Israeli researchers find short-term use during pregnancy should be safe,,,, WEDNESDAY, June 10 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that women who experience morning sickness early in pregnancy can safely take the medication metoclopramide to relieve their symptoms. The study, ...

Sopranos Actor Gets Whacked 'Again'; Stacker 2 Manufacturer Recoups $260K

ANDOVER, N.J., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- NVE, Inc., the manufacturer of Stacker 2 Diet and Energy supplements as well as 6 HOUR POWER Extreme Energy Shots, announced that it has obtained a Final Judgment in the amount of $260,000 against Joseph Gannascoli, JEC Nutrition and H57 Hoodia. Joe Ganna...

ABC-TV Gets It Right According to Organ Donation Community

'Brothers and Sisters,' 'Grey's Anatomy' and 'Samantha Who?' to be Honored at Donate Life Film Festival - June 13 LOS ANGELES, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 13, Donate Life Hollywood will honor three ABC-TV shows, "Brothers and Sisters," "Grey's Anatomy" and "Samantha Who?" with its first a...

Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling Gets Energized with the Extreme Energy Shot!

TNA WRESTLING LAUNCHES A FULLY INTEGRATED SPONSORSHIP WITH STACKER 2 - 6 HOUR POWER EXTREME ENERGY SHOT AND DEBUTS NEW NATIONAL TV COMMERCIAL NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling today officially announced its partnership with Stacker 2 - 6 Hour...

From Beginning to End, 'E.R.' Gets it Right

Honored at Donate Life Film Festival with Inspire Award on June 13 LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- "E.R." may have ended, but the long-running television show is still garnering awards. On June 13, Donate Life Hollywood ( www.DonateLifeHollywood.org ) is honoring two E.R. episodes, ...

Nuvilex Gets Update from CK41 on purEffect(TM) Launch Plan

CHERRY HILL, N.J., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nuvilex, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NVLX), an emerging healthcare consumer products company, announced today that Charleston Kentrist 41 Direct, Inc. (CK41), the Company's joint venture marketing partner for purEffect(TM), a four-step acne treatme...

Body Shaping Gets the Spotlight with Industry Experts and Celebrity Guest to Showcase SmoothShapes(R) and SmoothLipo(TM) Systems at THE Aesthetic Show in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Body shaping will be one of the main acts this year at THE Aesthetic Show(TM) in Las Vegas and Eleme Medical, a premier body shaping company, will be demonstrating the most effective cellulite-reduction and body sculpting procedures, SmoothShapes (R) and SmoothLi...

HIV prevention program gets a boost from NIMH recovery act funds

Developing interventions to reduce the spread of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among heterosexual men, couples and ethnically diverse populations continues to be complex and challenging. To help address this issue, NIMH awarded a two-year grant to David Prez-Jimnez, Ph.D., at the U...

When physical and mental health problems co-occur and money gets tight, which prescriptions go unfilled?

A new study points to a troubling connection between out-of-pocket expenses for people contending with both physical illnesses and depression, affecting access to antidepressant treatment. Dr. Carolyn Dewa, head of the Work and Well-being Research and Evaluation Program at the Centre of Addicti...

Baxa Corporation Gets Social With Facebook and LinkedIn

Colorado Medical Device Company invites customers to just 'have fun' and use social media tools to connect and share experiences. ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Baxa Corporation, a leading developer of technology for the safe handling, packaging and administration of fluid medicati...

Scientists show how a neuron gets its shape

Ask a simple question, get a simple answer: When Abraham Lincoln was asked how long a man's legs should be, he absurdly replied, "Long enough to reach the ground." Now, by using a new microscopy technique to watch the growth of individual neurons in the microscopic roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans...

America's #1 Companion Gets Respect: The CATalyst 2009 Top 10 Cat-Friendly Cities

PHOENIX, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- What makes a cat-friendly city? The love and care cats receive, says the CATalyst Council. On Friday, March 27th, at the American Animal Hospital Association National Conference , the recently formed organization raised the stature of America's number one compan...

Interaction Associates Gets Top Ratings in 3rd Party Client Survey

Interaction Associates (IA), now celebrating its 40th year, gets high marks from clients for past work in the Open Ratings Customer Service Survey from Dun & Bradstreet, including an overall performance rating of 91 out of 100. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) March 11, 2009 -...

Michigan's Mental Health Care System Gets a D Grade in Latest Study

LANSING, Mich., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Michigan released today the findings of its national study on the state of mental health care in our state. The State of Michigan received a D grade - a decline in its rating . Fourteen states improved the...

ASAP Systems Passport Gets Cutting-Edge Mobile Inventory, Asset and Property Tracking Software

ASAP Systems today introduced its next generation, best in class, touch screen barcode mobile software applications for its Passport Inventory, Assets and Property systems. These applications are modular and can be customized within minutes by users. San Jose, CA (PRWEB...

UT nanoscientist gets $7 million DoD Innovator Award for breast cancer research

Mauro Ferrari, Ph.D., a nanomedicine scientist at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, has received a five-year, $7 million Innovator Award from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Breast Cancer Research Program to deve...

China Sky One Medical Inc. Gets SFDA Approval for Calcium Folinate Injection

HARBIN, China, March 3 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical, Inc. ("China Sky One Medical" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: CSKI ), a leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter drugs in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that it ...

Simple device can ensure food gets to the store bacteria free

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - A Purdue University researcher has found a way to eliminate bacteria in packaged foods such as spinach and tomatoes, a process that could eliminate worries concerning some food-borne illnesses. Kevin Keener designed a device consisting of a set of high-voltage coils attac...

FactCheck.org Gets It Wrong on Stimulus Package

NEW YORK, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Betsy McCaughey, Ph.D., Chairman/Founder of Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths: Americans need to know how the health provisions hidden in the recently enacted stimulus package will affect them. To inform the p...

NutriSystem.com Gets a Complete Makeover

An Ultimate 'Before and After'; Redesigned Site Provides Additional Free Resources to support Customer's Weight Loss Needs HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- NutriSystem(R), a leading provider of weight management products and services, has redesigned its e-commerce destination, www.nutri...

'Go Red for Women' Gets Stronger by the Week

Make every Monday 'Wear Red' Day NEW YORK, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, millions of Americans will wear red to highlight women's risk of dying from heart disease. About ten times as many women die from heart disease as breast cancer in the United States each year,[1] yet an ...

'Go Red for Women' Gets Stronger by the Week

Make every Monday "Wear Red" Day (PRWEB) February 4, 2009 -- This Friday millions of Americans will wear red to highlight women's risk of dying from heart disease. About ten times as many women die from heart disease as breast cancer in the United States each...

Las Vegas Gets 'Naked' This Valentine's Day!

KRAVE Presents 4th Annual Naked Hearts To Raise Money for HIV/AIDS LAS VEGAS, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Performers from Las Vegas' biggest shows will be getting "Naked" this Valentine's Day to raise money for people with HIV/AIDS. The sexy, steamy, sultry event is the "4th Annual Naked Hearts,"...

Grassroots Group Gets Travel Advantage Network Support

MILLERSVILLE, Md., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Travel Advantage Network , one of the nation's fastest-growing travel programs, has focused its fund-raising efforts on Susan G. Komen for the Cure , the global leader of the breast cancer movement. Through a raffle, breast cancer pin sales a...

New Jersey-Based Biotech Start-Up Nexomics Biosciences Gets Off the Ground

Nexomics Biosciences Inc., a recently-formed, New Jersey-based biotechnology company, applies cutting edge platform technologies based on large scale protein production, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR), and X-ray crystallography for use in drug discovery efforts. Nexomics Biosciences has signed...

U.S. House Gets the Job Done for America's Working Families and Delivers Children's Insurance

Hispanic Leaders Urge Senate to Follow House Lead and Pass Legislation that Includes Legal Immigrant Children and Families WASHINGTON, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The House of Representatives today put America's working families first on their agenda and delivered peace of m...

Santa Gets a Little Help from Equal Health

DALLAS, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees at Arlington-based Equal Health once again contributed generously to Santa's Helpers, a local charity now in its 39th year. Dallas' ABC affiliate WFAA founded the annual event to help out during the holidays by distributing donated toys to children of e...

Pennsylvania Resident Gets Christmas Cheer, $15,000 from ActiveAmericans.com

A Murrysville, Pennsylvania, resident won $15,000 from ActiveAmericans.com as the Grand Prize in the website's national online sweepstakes. Barbara Custer was presented the check by Scott Haycraft, Founder/CEO, on December 19 at the Panera Bread store in Murrysville. This is the second Grand...

Fifth U.S. Hand Transplant Patient Gets Look at New Hand

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States' fifth hand transplant recipient got a look at his new right hand on Saturday, November 29, as Dr. Warren C. Breidenbach, lead hand transplant surgeon, changed the bandages. "Wow, it looks like a perfect match," said Jan...

Rutgers Center for Behavioral Health Services, Criminal Justice Research gets NIMH grant

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. Since its founding in 2002 with a grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Rutgers Center for Behavioral Health Services and Criminal Justice Research has focused exclusively on mental health services issues that arise when persons with mental illness have en...

U.S. Gets a 'D' for Preterm Birth Rates

March of Dimes says 18 states plus Puerto Rico and District of Columbia get failing grades WEDNESDAY, Nov. 12 (HealthDay News) -- When it comes to premature birth rates, the United States rates a "D," and 18 states plus Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia get failing grades. Th...

Video: Nation Gets a 'D' as March Of Dimes Releases Premature Birth Report Card

18 States, Puerto Rico and DC Failed WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States is failing hundreds of thousands of its youngest citizens on the day they are born, according to the March of Dimes. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/m...
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