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Unified360 Makes Positive Impact to Baylor Surgical Center Operations.

DALLAS, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Unified360, a Unified Communications Solutions Provider, recently completed a significant upgrade to Baylor Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth. Unified360 was selected because of our best of breed solutions, significant track record and execution on cri...

Reprints Desk Makes Pharmaceutical ePrint Procurement Service Available Through FIZ AutoDoc Document Delivery System

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Reprints Desk, Inc., the content workflow company, and FIZ Karlsruhe, a European-based provider of information delivery services, today announced the immediate availability of Reprints Desk's article ePrint procurement service within the FIZ...

Nurse Turned Filmmaker Makes Lifesaving Film

TAMPA, Fla., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Bay Area Registered nurse-turned filmmaker, David Burton, dropped the stethoscope, scrubs and chemical drugs and armed himself with a movie to help save lives. After seeing so many deaths due to preventable illness, Burton found an alarming connection bet...

MVP Health Care Makes List of Capital Region's Fastest-Growing Companies

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MVP Health Care was recently ranked as the fourth fastest-growing company by The Business Review in the July 3-10, 2009 edition. The ranking is based on Capital Region revenue changes between 2004 and 2008. MVP has seen as increase of 160...

HealthFitness Makes Compelling Case for Employee Health Management

MINNEAPOLIS, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Employee health and productivity translate into direct and indirect costs for U.S. employers, and with the cost of health care continuing to spike, most companies are searching for ways to stem the tide. One such measure...

Type of Knee Surgery Makes Difference in Football Career

Meniscus repair may cut playing time more than ACL reconstruction, findings show SATURDAY, July 11 (HealthDay News) -- Complex anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction of a knee doesn't appear to shorten the career of a professional football player, but a simpler meniscus repair...

LeadConfirm Professional, the First Oral Based Lead Test, Makes Getting the Lead Out Easier - Now Available at Amazon.com

''Aimed for the professional market, LeadConfirm Professional is less invasive than blood tests at detecting lead levels in the body.'' Until now, determining a person’s lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving painful blood tests. However, that has changed thanks to LeadConfi...

New Software Makes Lawyers Accountable for Their Part in Our Healthcare Crisis

RICHMOND, Va., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- "It's time for Plaintiffs' attorneys to do their fair share in helping our healthcare crisis, and we are making that happen," says Stephen Ambrose, CIO of the SubroShare(R) data exchange. SubroShare is a startup healthcare IT company which utilizes Collab...

LeadConfirm Professional Now Available at Overstock.com--The First Oral Based Lead Test Makes Getting the Lead Out Easier

Aimed for the professional market, LeadConfirm Professional is less invasive than blood tests at detecting lead levels in the body San Diego, CA (Vocus) July 6, 2009 -- Until now, determining a person’s lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving pain...

LeadConfirm Professional Now Available at Drugstore.com - The First Oral Based Lead Test, Makes Getting the Lead Out Easier

Until now, determining a person’s lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving painful blood tests. However, that has changed thanks to LeadConfirm Professional, a new saliva-based test that screens for lead exposure in the body using oral fluids. San ...

Blue Shield of California Makes Understanding Health Care Issues Easier for Consumers

-Health Plan Earns 22 Communication Awards in 6 Months- SAN FRANCISCO, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reflecting its ongoing effort to help consumers understand their health care options, Blue Shield of California has been awarded 22 communications honors in the last six months. The n...

LSUHSC research identifies enzyme that makes survival molecule for key vision cells

New Orleans, LA Research lead by Dr. Nicolas Bazan, Boyd Professor and Director of the Neuroscience Center of Excellence at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, identifying an enzyme that makes neuroprotectin D1 which specifically and selectively protects retinal cells key for vision, will be ...

Natural Products Foundation Program Makes First 'Healthy Match'

New initiative unites underserved community health programs with donations from natural products manufacturers WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Natural Products Foundation (NPF) is pleased to announce the first "match" in its new effort to connect community health programs t...

Backgrounder: As Obama Makes Pitch to AMA, the Group Tries to Call in its Political Investment in Congress

AMA "acting like a typical special interest," says campaign finance watchdog group WASHINGTON, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Medical Association has spent $204.4 million to influence Congress and Administrations over the last ten years, and another $26.2 million in campaig...

Scientific Study Makes it Possible to Measure Connection Between People

UTRECHT, The Netherlands, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest global study on connection, performed in 14 countries among 10,000 respondents, shows that strongly connected people have more enjoyment in their lives and in their work. They are not only happier, but more successful. Strongly conn...

Siemens Makes Innovation Accessible with Comprehensive Molecular Imaging Solutions

Customer-focused solutions in molecular imaging offer greater long-term value TORONTO, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2009 SNM Annual Meeting in Toronto this week, Siemens (booth #1024) is breaking down barriers to market entry, as well as offering versatile, multipurpose solutions that help...

Former Gov. Bill Clements Makes Historic Gift to UT Southwestern With $100 Million 'Transformative' Contribution

DALLAS, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a visionary act intended to have a transformative impact, former Texas Gov. William P. Clements Jr. has made an unexpected and unprecedented $100 million gift for UT Southwestern Medical Center. This marks the largest single donation in the institution...

Tribe Makes Payment of $945,000 to Assist County With Emergency Services and Fire Protection

The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Funds El Dorado County Emergency Medical Services and Fire Protection SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians made a payment of $472,500 to the El Dorado County Emergency Services Authority and $472,5...

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Makes Agency Changes to Support Growth on Global Brands

TBWA assigned alli and Smoking Control Grey assigned US brands TUMS, Citrucel and FiberChoice PITTSBURGH, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSK Consumer Healthcare) (NYSE: GSK ) has announced advertising agency changes to support growth for global br...

Economy Makes Employee Assistance Programs More Important Than Ever

Regence, Reliant Behavioral Health partner on programs to help workers in tough times PORTLAND, Ore. June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Managers and workers alike frequently face tough decisions, especially in today's economy, that can affect productivity and morale. That's where employee assistance prog...

S.C. BlueCross Makes Coverage Available for Thousands of South Carolina Graduates Lacking Health Insurance

COLUMBIA, S.C., June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employers will hire 22 percent fewer college graduates in 2009 than they did last year, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). That means thousands of South Carolina college students graduating this spring will need...

ProSolv Version 4.0.2 Makes Commercial Debut at ASE

First CVIS Integration with Philips QLAB ultrasound software now available INDIANAPOLIS, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- ProSolv CardioVascular, a Fujifilm company (ProSolv), is pleased to announce the commercial availability of Synapse(TM) ProSolv(R) cardiovascular version 4.0.2. Featuring the i...

Clinical Topicals Makes Breakthrough Migraine Treatment Available Free to Soldiers

Soldiers Now Have New Weapon against Chronic Migraines from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical Topicals PHP announced today that it is making its new migraine treatment available free to military personnel returning from service in Iraq and Afghanistan. ...

Target Corporation Makes Getting and Staying Healthy Easier

New wellness tools, information technology and innovative partnerships help promote prevention and support the health of our communities. MINNEAPOLIS, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT ) today announced two innovative partnerships and new wellness resources desi...

Study makes first connection between heart disorder and Alzheimer's disease

Researchers at Intermountain Medical Center in Salt Lake City believe that they have made a breakthrough connection between atrial fibrillation, a fairly common heart rhythm disorder, and Alzheimer's disease, the leading form of dementia among Americans. In a study presented Friday, May 15, at ...

VersaCourt's Basketball Court Makes a Mom's Dream Come True

Family surprised with basketball court and goal on Live with Regis and Kelly. Lamar, MO (PRWEB) May 8, 2009 -- The Kilbert family of Clovis, California was honored by Live with Regis and Kelly's 2009 Mom's Dream Come True Contest. VersaCourt International and VersaCour...

Providence Service Corporation Makes Its Spring 2009 Presentation Publicly Available

Management to Embark on Series of Nationwide Investor Meetings TUCSON, Ariz., May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq: PRSC ) today announced that, in connection with management's upcoming meetings with investors across the country, it has filed with the...

NBC Universal Makes an Unprecedented Commitment to Health and Wellness

Companywide Effort Includes a New, Daily Program Anchored by World-Renowned Health Expert Dr. Nancy Snyderman Innovative Research Partnership With the Cleveland Clinic Will Study the Power of the Media as it Relates to Consumer Health iVillage, the Leading Online Destination for Women, L...

Personalized Medicine Makes Significant Headway Following the Rapid Evolution of U.S. Molecular Diagnostics Market, Finds Frost & Sullivan

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As early diagnosis of cancer is critical for faster cure, longer survival, and better quality of life for patients, better access to diagnostics is the uppermost priority for primary care. Innovative molecular technologies have generated a wave of cance...

Current Health Medical Group Makes House Calls to Combat Swine Flu Epidemic

Current Health Offers Individuals Timely Access to High Quality Medical Care When It Is Needed Most San Francisco, Calif. (PRWeb) May 1, 2009 - As the swine flu epidemic nears a full pandemic, San Francisco Bay Area doctor's clinics and hospital emergency rooms have bee...

iSpeech.org Makes Box.net Talk Aloud

iSpeech text to speech instantly converts Word, PDF, PowerPoint, Excel and Web Document files to audio on Box.net Newark, NJ (PRWEB) April 28, 2009 -- iSpeech.org, text to speech software as a service (SaaS) company, announces its services are now available to anyone us...

Roche Announces New Co-pay Program in Pennsylvania that Makes It Easier for Patients with Diabetes to Receive Savings on ACCU-CHEK(R) Blood Glucose Test Strips

eVoucherRx lowers patients' financial responsibility for their diabetes therapy, positively influencing compliance and persistency; electronic coupon program works in real time at point of dispensing ACCU-CHEK(R) test strips. INDIANAPOLIS, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche announced today the la...

Roche Announces New Co-pay Program in Florida that Makes It Easier for Patients with Diabetes to Receive Savings on ACCU-CHEK(R) Blood Glucose Test Strips

eVoucherRx lowers patients' financial responsibility for their diabetes therapy, positively influencing compliance and persistency; electronic coupon program works in real time at point of dispensing ACCU-CHEK(R) test strips. INDIANAPOLIS, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche announced today the la...

Roche Announces New Co-Pay Program in California That Makes it Easier for Patients With Diabetes to Receive Savings on ACCU-CHEK(R) Blood Glucose Test Strips

eVoucherRx lowers patients' financial responsibility for their diabetes therapy, positively influencing compliance and persistency; electronic coupon program works in real time at point of dispensing ACCU-CHEK(R) test strips. INDIANAPOLIS, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche announced today the la...

Science Makes Inroads Against Prostate, Other Cancers

In studies, an immune boost fights prostate tumors, and better drugs outwit brain, pancreatic malignancies SUNDAY, April 19 (HealthDay News) -- Harnessing cutting-edge techniques, a variety of human, animal and laboratory studies are suggesting innovative new ways to beat cancer. B...

VIDEO from Medialink and Siemens: New Technology Makes Tracking Tumors Easier

NEW YORK, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite constant advancements in cancer research and treatment, the science of eliminating tumors remains challenging. With many traditional radiation treatments, the exact position of a tumor and the proper dose of radiation needed can be difficult to determine...

Egg Donor Surge Makes Due Diligence Critical: 7 Questions Donors Should Ask

CHICAGO, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Are there medical complications related to egg donation? Do fertility clinics and egg recruitment agencies sufficiently inform eligible donors of the health risks versus the financial rewards? And do they sufficiently monitor outcomes? Robin von Halle, presid...

Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) Makes it Easy for Supporters to Give Back Through Its '30 Ways in 30 Days' Campaign

Charity Helps the Public Take Action During Volunteer Month and Year Round OAK BROOK, Ill., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of National Volunteer Month, Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) (RMHC(R)) is encouraging people to give back to their communities through the Charity's "30 Ways i...

Optical illusions: Variety makes us perceive smaller quantities

Here's another reason why dieters should avoid all-you-can-eat buffets: When faced with a large variety of items, consumers tend to underestimate how much of each item is present, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research . Authors Joseph P. Redden (University of Minnesota) ...

National Council on Disability Makes Recommendations to Create More Federal Job Opportunities for People With Disabilities

WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Council on Disability (NCD) today concluded that current efforts to employ people with disabilities in the Federal Government have not worked well, but makes recommendations for reversing this trend. The paper, Federal Employment ...
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