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Hendrick Health System Deploys Sentillion's Tap & Go Advanced Authentication Solution

ANDOVER, Mass., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Hendrick Health System, a major healthcare network in Abilene that serves the Texas Midwest area, finished its implementation of Sentillion's Tap & Go(TM) solution, which leverages passive proximity cards for advanced authentication. Following...

PUR Water Filtration Systems Can Reduce Trace Levels of Pharmaceuticals Found in Some U.S. Tap Water

Removes More Than 99 Percent for PUR Faucet Filters and More Than 96 Percent for PUR Pitchers(1) CINCINNATI, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Associated Press issued a new report on April 20, 2009 regarding pharmaceutical compounds found in drinking water. Pharmaceuticals have now been detected...

Top Executives Tap Top Docs for Recession-Proof Relief

Executive Medicine of Texas is arming top executives with reassurance their stress-related symptoms are treatable. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 8, 2008 -- While addressing an elite group of over 300 CEOs and businesspeople at the Warwick Melrose Hotel in Dallas Wednes...

PUR Water Filtration Systems Can Remove Pharmaceuticals Identified in U.S. Tap Water - More Than 99 Percent for PUR Faucet Filters and More Than 96 Percent for PUR Pitchers*

A new consumer survey finds that 94 percent of Americans would be "concerned" to learn their drinking water contained pharmaceuticals CINCINNATI, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- P&G (NYSE: PG ) announced today that its PUR Water Filtration Systems (PUR) can remove more than 99 percent o...

Drill it, Mill it, Tap it, Thread it… Reid Supply Offers Customization of Standard Industrial Parts

Reid Supply Company's President, John Carrier announced today the purchase of an additional CNC machine at Total Quality Machining, Inc. TQM, Reid's exclusive machining shop for customizing standard Reid stocked parts as well as quality precision tooling components and machining services, boasts ...

Countertop Appliance Splits Tap Water for Five Uses to Enhance Health, Environment

SAN DIEGO, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A water ionization and filtration system designed for home and office use provides unlimited quantities of healthy, eco-friendly bottle free waters for drinking, cooking, beauty (skin/hair), cleaning and sanitizing at pennies per gallon. (Photo: http://www....

Is tap water safe for expectant mothers?

Drinking water disinfected by chlorine while pregnant may increase the risk of having children with heart problems, cleft palate or major brain defects, according to a study published today in BioMed Central's open access journal Environmental Health. This finding, based on an analysis of near...

Is Tap Water Safe for Your Dog?

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With all the concerns about what's in our food and our water, many of us are paying even more attention these days to what we are giving our pets. You can't blame pet owners for taking a few precautions. After all, pet food recalls raised concerns abo...

Takeda, Abbott Announce Plans to Conclude TAP Joint Venture

Companies to Evenly Divide Value of TAP OSAKA, Japan, and ABBOTT PARK, Ill., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and Abbott have entered into an agreement to conclude their TAP Pharmaceutical Products Inc. (TAP) joint venture. The companies ...

Siemens Urological Systems Tap U.S. Market

Lithoskop and Modularis Variostar Receive FDA 510(k) Market Clearance MALVERN, Pa., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Healthcare (http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare ) has received FDA 510(k) market clearance for the sale and distribution of two solutions for urological applications: Lithos...

Physics breakthroughs on tap at New Orleans conference

The March Meeting of American Physical Society will take place March 10-14, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. More than 7,000 scientists are expected to be on hand. The principal topic areas will be condensed matter physics, industrial applications, new materials, chemical and biological physics, ...

It's not just a kid thing: Fluoridated tap water benefits older adults even more

INDIANAPOLIS The benefits of fluoridation in preventing tooth decay have been known for over half a century and today approximately two-thirds of Americans have access to fluoridated public water. Gerardo Maupom, B.D.S., M.Sc., Ph.D., of the Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indiana Uni...

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Turns Off the Tap With Green Earth Waterless Carwash

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Earth Waterless Carwash, the only Los Angeles based provider of green, non-toxic, totally waterless car washing products and auto detailing services, today announced an agreement with Childrens Hospital Los Angeles to wash 60 cars per month as part of...

Most babies with uncomplicated febrile seizures can avoid spinal tap

When babies develop a fever high enough or abrupt enough to cause a seizure, frightened parents often rush them to the emergency room, where their workup frequently includes a lumbar puncture (spinal tap) to rule out bacterial meningitis. Now, in the largest study to date, researchers at Children'...

Elders with Dementia Can Tap Into Memory Stores to Give Advice

Dementia may rob an older person of memory and focus, but the ability to offer timeless advice about life's big questions seems to be preserved, according to Florida// State University researchers. Katinka Dijkstra, an assistant professor of psychology, and Michelle Bourgeois, professor of co...

Uday Tour, Global Medicare Tie Up To Tap Medical Tourism Mart

Healthcare consultancy firm Global Medicare and Uday Tour and Travel have entered into an agreement to promote Indian medical facilities overseas with a view to tap the growing medical tourism industry. // As per the MoU, Global Medicare would provide technical knowhow and professional inputs...

Drinking Tap Water Increases The Risk Of Bladder Cancer

According to a new study, drinking tap water increases the risk of bladder cancer. The tap water is said to be so polluted that if one drink too much of it may be a risky// factor for developing the cancer. The study, published in the April 15 issue of International Journal of Cancer, found h...

Exposure To High Aluminum Levels In Tap Water Lead To Rare Form Of Alzheimers

A study published in the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry highlights a case where a woman had a rare form of Alzheimer’s disease after being exposed to high levels of aluminum courtesy the tap water. // Carole Cross was 58 when she died in 2004. Chris Exley, of Keele University...

Is There A Strong Link Between Fluoride In Tap Water And Bone Cancer?

In the previous studies it was brought to the public’s notice that fluoride in water causes discolored teeth. It causes fluorosis and does not protect// the teeth from cavities. But now Dr. Chester Douglass and other Harvard researchers reported that fluoridated tap water pose a great risk of boys...

Yoga Guru Ramdev Invited to Tap Ayurveda Potential by Jharkhand Govt

It has been proposed by the Jharkhand government to donate nearly 100 acres of land to guru Baba Ramdev to exploit the potential of Ayurveda.// The yoga guru has also been invited to set up a facility for manufacture and marketing of Ayurvedic medicine preparations using the abundant state reserve ...

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

...RRING (1-888-337-7464) or visit www.FerringUSA.com . *Lupron Depot(R) (leuprolide acetate for depot suspension) is a registered trademark of tap Pharmaceuticals Inc. (1) Degarelix [prescribing information]. Parsippany, NJ: Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.; December 2008. (2) Klotz L, Bocco...

AquaHydrate, First High Performance Sports Water, Targets So Cal Sports Market With Summer Event Support

...the first high performance sports water, is a super-pure enhanced water that provides optimal health and hydration and offers many benefits over tap or plain purified water. AquaHydrate combines a proprietary hydration and performance-boosting technologies: alkaline pH, ionic minerals, and micro-c...

Smoothie King Expansion Signals International Trend Toward Healthy Living

...Pacific Smoothies and Smoothies Korea. "Smoothie King combines a cutting-edge concept with an extensive product offering that we believe will tap into the trend toward healthy living in Japan," said Kim. "We're looking forward to introducing Japan to the nutritious and great-tasting products of ...

TrinityCare Senior Living Announces Funding Agreement for Fifth Senior Living Facility

...ng solutions for multifamily properties. DBBM provides a range of services, including Fannie Mae DUS(TM), Freddie Mac Program Plus(R), and FHA MAP and tap Mortgage Insurance, with access to Deutsche Bank's innovative commercial real estate financing offerings. DBBM originated more than $4.8 billion in m...

Los Angeles County Launches Its Most Comprehensive Campaign Ever to Encourage HIV Testing

...rtising mediums including billboards, buses, bus shelters and radio. And, for the first time ever, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health will tap into the growing popularity of guerilla marketing and social media sites with an ongoing presence on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. Many of the campai...

Tenet Nurses, Healthcare Workers Take Action to Protest Sick Leave Cuts

...of SEIU Healthcare Florida. Previously, Tenet employees could earn leave for up to 30 days to be deposited into an "Extended Illness Bank" to tap into in the event that they were ill for more than one week. Tenet unilaterally took away current caregivers' ability to build up new hours in their b...

New Treatments for Alzheimer's on the Horizon

...ain of amyloid beta. Reported in the July issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease , the findings could lead to treatments for Alzheimer's that tap into the powers of vitamin D3, either with or without curcumin. More information Visit the Alzheimer's Association for more on this conditi...

Abbott Reports Strong Second Quarter Results; Confirms Double-Digit Earnings Growth Outlook for 2009

...oss 14 15 (0.5) (Income) from tap Pharmaceutical Products Inc. joint venture ...llion in connection with the closing of the tap Pharmaceutical Products Inc. joint venture ... from Takeda associated with the conclusion of the tap joint venture. 2) 2009 Net Earnings Excluding...

Final Rules Broaden Pool for Stem Cell Research

...on said in a prepared statement. "The scientific community is pleased that the policymaking is complete and is ready to get to work at learning how to tap the power of embryonic stem cells to relieve human suffering." Alan J. Lewis, JDRF president and chief executive, "applauded" the new guidelines. ...

DynaVox Systems LLC Merges with Blink Twice

...l key Blink Twice staff will join the company. Increased support - Current and future Tango communicators and their care teams will be able to tap into DynaVox's extensive network of support services, including: assistance from the AAC industry's largest and most experienced funding t...

MasterCard Extends Agreement With OptumHealth

...tem, finance their health care needs and achieve their health and well-being goals. The company's personalized health advocacy and engagement programs tap a unique combination of capabilities that encompass care solutions, behavioral solutions, specialty benefits and financial services. Serving nearly 60...

Cellular Technology Extends the Boundaries of E-healthcare, Says Frost & Sullivan

...tographic algorithms need to be developed to exchange information across various devices, applications and networks," explains Rajagopal. "In order to tap this opportunistic market, the cellular ecosystem would need to implement an efficient network protocol that will ensure the security of applications ...

Intrinsic Therapeutics' Barricaid and Magellan Spine Technologies' DART to Drive European Annulus Repair Market

...nnulus repair devices, and facet arthroplasty devices. This report allows clients to assess the effects of the economic downturn, plan for the future, tap into deep segmentation, and leverage up-to-date market shares and in-depth qualitative insights for France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. A...

The Psychology of Celebrity Worship

...nderwear at them. And 80 years after the death of silent-film star Rudolph Valentino, fans continue to visit his grave, Fischoff noted. Celebrities tap into the public's primal fantasies and basic emotions, lifting people from their everyday lives and making them believe anything is possible, said Dr....

Eukanuba Unleashes New Free iPhone Application Providing Dog Owners With Instant Access to Dog Parks and Other Four-Legged Fun

... (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090623/LA36504 ) The application is perfect for today's mobile lifestyle, iPhone users simply tap into the "Locate Me" feature and within seconds the five nearest dog parks will populate the screen, complete with a map and driving directions. In ad...

Arcadia HealthCare Names Former Walgreen's Executive Charles Goodall as Vice President of DailyMed(TM) Pharmacy Operations

...for private and government payers. "Charlie is a highly respected innovator for pharmacy operations and technology systems, and we are excited to tap his expertise to manage the expansion of DailyMed across the nation," said Marvin R. Richardson, president and CEO of Arcadia. "With 25 years working...

Lure of Bottled Water May Not Be Health Driven

...ey were not necessarily significant or superior to the benefits provided by tap water," study leader Lorna Ward said in a news release from the journal's p...thought that bottled water was more "pure" and contained more minerals than tap water. But though many said they believed bottled water had health benefits...

Broncus Technologies' Exhale Stent and Other New Devices to Prompt Robust Growth In Emphysema Treatment Market, According to Millennium Research Group

...d bronchoscopy market segments and competitor dynamics. This report allows clients to assess the effect of the economic downturn, plan for the future, tap into deep segmentation, and leverage downturn-adjusted 5-year forecasts, up-to-date market shares, and in-depth qualitative insights. About Mil...

SANYO Donates Systems Effective vs. Flu to United Nations Organization Affiliate - World Association of Former United Nations Internes and Fellows (WAFUNIF)

...ple gather. Using widely available electricity and tap water, the 'Virus Washer' is a cheap and effective...anyobiomedical.com/certification . By only using tap water and electricity, there are absolutely no har...lectricity works as a catalyst for the salt in the tap water to create hydroxyl radicals and hypochlorous...

Doctors Can Chat Online While Job Searching

...t offline—such as during non-business hours—and then discuss their concerns in real time at a more convenient time,” he adds, To tap the growing interest that younger physicians have in social networking, the firm is planning to enable doctors registered at Jackson & Coker&rsquo...
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