Ancient fossils shed light on anatomical changes accompanying evolution of first land vertebrates
Durham, NC -- Cartoon depictions of the first animals to emerge from the ocean and walk on land
often show a simple fish with feet, venturing from water to land. But according to Jennifer Clack, a paleontologist at the University of Cambridge who has studied the fossils of these extinct creatures ...
Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act Signed by President Obama as Part of Omnibus Public Land Bill
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation expresses appreciation to Congressional co-sponsors for passing first legislation specific to the paralysis community
SHORT HILLS, N.J., March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, the national, non-profit organizati...
Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Completes 8.6-Acre Land Purchase to House New Raw Materials Processing Plant
NEW YORK, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Biostar Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BSPM) today announced that it has acquired 8.6 acres
located in Xi'an, thirty-five kilometers from the Company's operating
facility in Xian Yang, China. The property cost was approxima...
Coming Clean: New Allergy Specialty Store is Land of Plenty for All People With Allergies
ORLAND PARK, Ill., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it is due to allergies, gluten intolerance, autism, or diabetes, many now turn to special diets that eliminate ingredients such as gluten or milk. Likewise, with asthma and environmental allergies on the rise, many seek relief by using air purifi...
Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Purchases Land Use Rights to Grow its Business and Reduce Costs
BEIJING, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(OTC Bulletin Board: LTUS) ("Lotus" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical
products developer, manufacturer and distributor in the People's Republic of
China, today announced that its contractually controlled subsidiary Be...
Browning/Duke LLC and Medco Donate Land in Anson to Morning Dove
14+ Acre Parcel will be New Home of Therapeutic Riding Center
INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medco Health Solutions,
Inc. (NYSE: MHS ) and Browning/Duke LLC announced today that they are
jointly donating more than 14 acres of land
in AllPoints at Anson to
Morning Dove Thera...
Air Methods Awarded $15 Million Contract From General Dynamics Land Systems
Contract supports U.S. Army's Stryker medical evacuation vehicle
DENVER, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Methods Corporation
(Nasdaq: AIRM ), the largest air medical transportation company in the
world, today announced its Products Division has been awarded a contract in
excess of $...
ACTS Retirement-Life Communities Signs Land Purchase Agreement on 48-Acre Site in Matthews, North Carolina
Plans to build a second state-of-the-art CCRC across from its
Plantation Estates community in Mecklenburg County
MATTHEWS, N.C., June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ACTS Retirement-Life
Communities has signed a purchase agreement on a 48-acre land
located near the intersection of Ful...
Nature's Cure Acne Products Land Coveted Expert Endorsement of Michael Maddox
OAKLAND, Calif., June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Nature's Cure has finalized an
endorsement agreement with Michael Maddox, a world-renowned modeling coach,
fashion show producer and image consultant. Maddox, who is always looking
for products to help his clients, approached Nature's Cure due to his
Oikos Organic Greek Yogurt Ventures into the Land of Milk and Honey ... and Blueberry!
Stonyfield Farm introduces new organic 0% fat Greek yogurt flavors to satisfy consumers' hungry demands
LONDONDERRY, N.H., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Stonyfield Farm, the world's
leading organic yogurt-maker, is expanding the flavor offerings of its
organic, authentically straine...
New portrait of Earth shows land cover as never before
A new global portrait taken from space details Earths land
cover with a resolution never before obtained. ESA, in partnership with the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, presented the preliminary version of the map to scientists last week at the 2nd GlobCover User Consultation workshop held in ...
The hottest jobs in science, and how to land them
COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y. As the life science industry has grown by leaps and bounds, so too have career opportunities. But the choices can be daunting. Career Opportunities in Biotechnology and Drug Development , a new book published by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press ( www.cshlpress.com )...
Sweet Dreams, Sweet Breath: MedGen Inc. Retains TransMedia Group to Send Media a Wake-Up Call About an All-Natural, Quick New Way to Slumber Land
PR firm introduces '4 Good Night's Sleep,' an all-natural melatonin strip that dissolves on the tongue into sweet dreams
BOCA RATON, Fla., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedia Group said it was
retained to get the word out about a '4 Good Night's Sleep,' all-natural
sleep aid for peop...
Carestream Health Wins Orders for Eleven DR Systems In Scotland
Carestream Health has won orders to supply a total of eleven DR systems to Greater Glasgow & Clyde and Fife Health Boards, building further on the company's recent successes in Europe.
Geneva (Vocus) March 30, 2009 -- Carestream Health has won orders to supply a...
Health Benefits Of Traditional Land Ownership
Handing back control over remote areas to the traditional Indigenous land
owners could help improve the overall health of Indigenous peoples , according to health experts.
Over the past 30 years, there has been a steady growth in research indicating that Indigenous people who regain ownersh...
Child Abuse - When God’s Gifts Land in Devils’ Clutchs
“Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime.”
- Herbert Ward //
Child Abuse-The Bitter Truth
Little Sana was home alone, happy in her imaginative world of fairies and angels, while her mom eked out a living in a neighborhood household. A knock on the door jolted her out o...
Private Clinics on Public Land Must Treat Poor Free: Court
The Delhi High Court Thursday ruled that all private hospitals, built on subsidised government land, must treat the poor free of cost both at// their indoor and outdoor facilities or face contempt of court proceedings.
While holding free treatment to the poor "obligatory" at hospitals built o...
Ark Land Brand Bottled Water Faces a Bottleneck
Ottawa — Ark Land
brand naturally carbonated mineral water, feared to contain arsenic has been recalled by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency//.
This brand of mineral water is packaged as 330-milliliter (ml) (11.6-ounce) bottles carrying a Universal Product Code (UPC) 7 85000 12033 9, and as ...
Feathers Ruffled After 4000 Birds Die in the Land of Haute Couture, France
Paris: To ascertain the exact reason that led to the death of almost 4000 chickens on a farm in northeastern France//, officials are conducting detailed tests, though preliminary investigations have ruled out bird-flu.
According to a communiqué released by the ministry, the death of the birds...
Leasing of Land Owned by Health Trust
The agricultural property under the ownership of the health trust in the North West will be leased on rent in the following// week and the cash so raised will be ploughed back to uplift healthcare services.
Foyle Health and Social Services Trust muster about ￡10,000 a year through the leasin...
Surgery cancellations in Queens land Hospital
The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital is all set to cancel several hundred operations over the next three months, with the cancellations //of elective surgeries beginning yesterday.
According to a leaked memorandum, this would mean that up to 1800 patients would be unable to have a surgery ...
Australians have mighty falls and land in hospitals with injury
According to a Melbourne study australians go to hospitals with injuiries due to falls most of the time.
This was published in the latest issue of the Medical// Journal of Australia.
38 per cent or nearly two in five are related to falls of all hospital cases.
Associate Professor David Fon...
Species Linking Fish And Land Animals Found
A new species that provides the missing evolutionary link between fish and the first animals that were able to walk onto the land
about 375 million years ago//, has been discovered by paleontologists. This new species called Tiktaalik roseae sports a skull, a neck, ribs and parts of the limbs that ...
Pakistani Gays Land Themselves In Trouble
The Gay community in Pakistan appears to be in serious trouble with regard to a trip made to Nepal by three transgenders from the country, bringing to a halt, an eight-year-old health program for meant for the country’s homosexuals. The three gays belonged to the Lahore-based // NGO Vision that ope...
Contaminated Land Can Be Cleaned By Micro-Organisms
Micro-organisms present in the soil can be used to clean the land
which has been contaminated by explosives, according to the scientists belonging to the University of York. The team led by the University of York’s Professor Neil Bruce is reported to have Isolated a bacterial micro- // organism in ...
Indian Surgeon Conducts 70 Surgeries During His Holidays In England
A doctor with dedication and diligence in Britain of Indian origin hit headlines after conducting 70 //operations during his holiday period.
NHS in the UK is well known for its long waiting lists and sometimes patients have to wait for years before getting a routine operation. This has brought N...
New Research Suggests Most Are Willing to Make Tradeoffs and Would Embrace Comprehensive Health Care Reform
...lied its innovative dialogue-based methods to a wide range of issues including health care, education, the federal debt, entitlements, foreign policy, land
use, housing, transportation, local budgeting, aging, and environmental sustainability.
By bringing different perspectives to bear, allowing pa...
NHP Reports 2009 Second Quarter Results
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Investments in real estate:
Buildings and improvements 3,078,118 3,079,819
TrinityCare Senior Living Announces Further Expansion in Houston Area
... 232 lending in the senior living industry, coupled with a very experienced land
developer as our equity partner, should allow us to expedite processing of ...oted Alan Atkinson, Managing Director of AVA Limited, which will contribute land
in exchange for equity in the Trinity Woods development. "TrinityCare is...
Premier of Split Estate at DocuWeeks 2009 to Call National Attention to Urban Drilling in New York and Los Angeles
...ocial costs to an area now referred to as a "National Sacrifice Zone."
"I could not believe that an energy company could come in on land
that you own, and drill at will without your permission as close as 150 feet from your front door," remarks director and producer Debra Anderson....
Clarient Reports Second Quarter Revenue Up 40 Percent
...cond quarter which is a 34% increase over our first quarter. This is a strong indication that our billing and collection process is improving."
cited continued progress in marketing programs and customer retention, combined with the early success of new product introductions, in increasing gui...
Consumer Reports Launches Online Hospital Ratings for More Than 3,400 U.S. Hospitals
... to provide conservative care.
"Intensity of care is a critical part of the equation for consumers because it has many implications -- if you land
in a hospital that is aggressive, that will mean frequent diagnostic tests and doctor visits, more reliance on specialists instead of primary-care doc...
Patrick Rummerfield Teams with Eric Westacott Foundation and Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to Help Young Quadriplegic Boy
...race marathons all over the world, including the Ironman Triathlon, the Gobi Desert march, and the Antarctica marathon, and to establish the FIA World land
Speed record on an electric car, along with 34 World Firsts. Today Patrick works with the International Center for Spinal Cord Injury at Kennedy Krieg...
BioMed Realty Trust Reports Second Quarter 2009 Operating and Financial Results
Total portfolio 10,514,514
Total proforma portfolio ...
Oclaro Reports Positive Adjusted EBITDA in First Post-Merger Quarter
... fiscal 2009, the Company recorded a gain, net of costs incurred, related to the settlement of a legal action against a third party in connection with land
sold by the Company in 2006, net of insurance recoveries, both of which are included in its GAAP statement of operations.
Goodwill and Int...
Universal Health Realty Income Trust Reports 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results
Construction in progress - 9,795
International Isotopes Inc. Announces Results of the Annual Meeting and Provides an Update on its Depleted Uranium Processing and Fluorine Extraction Process Plant
... this project. The support for this facility in the New Mexico area remains very strong and the progress we are making on the license application and land
transfer is right on our original overall schedule for the project. The completion of the CDR has facilitated the commencement of advanced contract n...
Highlights of Economic and Business Growth in the Tampa Bay Region (News Briefs)
...d to renovate and expand the Sterile Processing and Distribution Service, which will make Haley more efficient. The remainder will be used to acquire land
for, design and construct a new parking garage for the hospital which is the busiest of the nation's four polytrauma hospitals. (Contact: Dr. Edward...
St. Jude Scientists Discover a New Mechanism Controlling Neuronal Migration
...urons, which make up the brain's wiring. During brain development, neurons are born in germinal zones at some distance from where they must ultimately land
in order to form brain structures and integrate into the brain's circuitry.
"Glial cells produce very thin fibers, and neurons in essence wa...
Get the Most Out of Your Run
... muscles to rest, recover and heal. This is especially true if you're feeling sore.
Watch your technique.
To avoid injury, try to have your feet land
just beneath your hips. Avoid over-striding.
Pay attention to your posture. Keep your shoulders back and your hands lightly cupped. Clenching your ...