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Sarnova Announces Acquisition to Expand Bound Tree Medical Business

Specialty Health Care Distributor Appoints Industry Leader to Board of Directors as it Focuses on Continued Growth SYLMAR, Calif. and DUBLIN, Ohio, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarnova, the nation's leading specialty distributor of health care products in the emergency medical services (EMS) and res...

New Research Shows Tree Nuts May Play an Important Role in the Health of People With Diabetes

Researchers at the University of Toronto and St. Michael's Hospital Present New Findings on Nuts and Diabetes at Experimental Biology Conference in New Orleans, LA DAVIS, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- While nuts have been shown to help reduce the risk of heart disease, new findings, whi...

Tea tree oil and silver together make more effective antiseptics

In the fight against infected skin wounds, mixing tea tree oil and silver or putting them in liposomes, (small spheres made from natural lipids), greatly increases their antimicrobial activity and may minimise any side effects. Wan Li Low and colleagues from the University of Wolverhampton pres...

Jefferson doctor receives Tree of Life award

PHILADELPHIA Edith P. Mitchell, M.D., clinical professor, Department of Medical Oncology at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and associate director of Diversity Programs for the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson, was recently honored with a 'Tree of Life' award from The We...

Feinstein Institute: Researching a Family Tree of Autoimmune Disorders

In July, Christine Demers and Areeba Sadiq set off for a family reunion in Arkansas. The nurse and the research coordinator at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research were not blood relatives but they were going West in search of the serum that binds this family. More precisely, their DNA. ...

Families Urged to Use Go Red Corazon Family Tree to Begin a Heart-Healthy Legacy

Hispanic Heritage Month is from Sept. 15 - Oct. 15 DALLAS, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Maria Elena Salinas is painfully aware of the importance of knowing her family's heart-health history. Both her parents died from illnesses related to high blood pressure. "My family has been ve...

Natural Harmony Foods' Breakfasts to be National in Tree of Life

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (Pink Sheets: NHYF) Natural Harmony Foods, Inc., an innovative healthy food company, announced today that their SoLean breakfast products will be stocked in all Tree of Life Natural Foods warehouses nationwide. Natural Harmony Foods will be...

Foundation Radiology Group and Cherry Tree Medical Associates Sign Multi-Year Contract for Diagnostic Services

PITTSBURGH, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based Foundation Radiology Group (FRG) and Cherry Tree Medical Associates, Inc. have signed a five-year contract which will make FRG the exclusive provider of diagnostic imaging services for Cherry Tree, effective immediately. Kishor E. Joshi, M...

Tri-anim and Bound Tree Medical Merge to Create Nation's Leading Specialty Health Care Distributor

Water Street Healthcare Partners Leads Combination to Form Nation's Foremost Distributor of Specialty EMS, Respiratory and Surgical Products SYLMAR, Calif. and DUBLIN, Ohio, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-anim, the largest U.S. specialty distributor of respiratory products and a leading distri...

Banyan Tree Project Feature Asian & Pacific Islander Stars in Latest HIV/AIDS Anti-Stigma Public Service Announcements

SAN FRANCISCO, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Banyan Tree Project is helping put an end to HIV/AIDS-related stigma and discrimination. The program has released four 30-second public service announcements (PSAs) featuring three major Asian & Pacific Islander (A&PI) stars: Joan Chen, Amy ...

Video Feed: Jenny McCarthy Honored at LEGOLAND(R) California's Tree Lighting Ceremony Dedicated to Autism Awareness

NEW YORK, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress, comedienne, best-selling author and mother, Jenny McCarthy will be this year's honorary guest at LEGOLAND(R) California's fifth annual LEGO(R) Tree Lighting Ceremony dedicated to autism awareness on Monday, November 26. Families throughout San Diego...

Shimla to Take Stringent Action Against Tree Felling

Illegal felling of a tree in Shimla could land you in jail for up to three years if a proposed forest conservation law gets implemented in this hill station. Official sources said fines of up to Rs.60,000 could also be imposed under a Forest Protection Act that awaits the government nod. ...

Barking Up the Right Tree to Cure Retinoblastoma

Chicago – U.S researchers seem to have tapped nature, in the form of an extract from the bark of a South American tree, as a possible cure for a notorious type of childhood// eye cancer, called retinoblastoma. Retinoblastoma accounts for nearly 3% of all cancers in children, affecting about one in ...

Tea Tree Oil-containing Beauty Products may Contribute to MRSA Increase

Next time you reach for a cosmetic that contains tea tree oil, give a second thought. You may unwittingly // be giving a boost to ‘bad’ microorganisms- to evolve into stronger, tougher ones. So says a research published in the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and led by professor David ...

Cultivating gold on a fig tree

Money may not grow on trees, but gold can. In a remarkable experiment, Indian scientists have developed a form of gold using a micro-organism from a fig tree as the 'factory'. But before rushing to try cultivating fig trees and converting the gold into ornaments, here is a word of caution : The s...

New Online Solution for Food Allergy Sufferers. Allergiesandme.com Provides Needed Resources

...focuses on easy-to-use search options. Through this online store, consumers can find products free of the top Allergens: Gluten , Wheat, Peanut, tree Nut, Dairy , Egg and Soy. Additionally, they can search for products that are Kosher, Organic, Salt-Free, Yeast-Free, Cholesterol-Free, Vegan and...

Cutting Edge iPhone(TM)/iPod(R) Touch Apps Improve Quality of Life for Those With Celiac/Coeliac & Food Allergies

...food allergens. Users have the opportunity to select from one or a combination of allergens: corn, dairy, eggs, fish, gluten, peanuts, shellfish, soy, tree nuts and wheat. Once tailored to their needs, users quickly browse detailed menu items from Indian, Italian and Steak restaurant cuisines with ...

National Science Foundation Announces $20M Research Award to South Carolina

...uild tissue and organs from the inside out, which is a different approach than anyone has taken. First, we want to create a three-dimensional vascular tree and then the organ. This will allow us to develop the applications to build many different types of organs." The alliance includes the stat...

Indoor Lightning Injuries On the Rise

...as cell phones and iPods don't attract lightning. If it's not possible to go indoors, seek shelter in a hardtop car, bus or truck. Never go under a tree during a lightning storm, Cooper advised. Don't go back outside immediately after a storm appears to be over, she added. "Wait 30 minutes after the...

Potato Tops Poll To Be UK's National Veg

...n trees' instead of underground (peanuts) and on bushes (pineapples) 72% of people were also unaware that imported apples can be a year old from tree to supermarket trolley despite UK grown harvest producing enough to make us self sufficient Getting your 5-a-day Top nutritioni...

Ugandan Medical Male Circumcision Program Launched to Prevent HIV Transmission

...rict Hospital, Uganda AIDS Control Program, Uganda AIDS Commission, and the U.S. government commemorated the day along with musical performances and a tree planting ceremony. The entire Kayunga community was invited. Participation included the males that have already been circumcised, ranging in age from ...

Is obesity an oral bacterial disease?

...edian percentage difference of seven of the 40 bacterial species measured was greater than 2 percent in the saliva of overweight women. Classification tree analysis of salivary microbiological composition revealed that 98.4 percent of the overweight women could be identified by the presence of a single ba...

Next Generation Waters - Nuu

...ors already signed for nationwide distribution Appointments have already been set with several major distributors, i.e., Kehe Foods, UNFI with tree of Life and Dpi Specialty having already approved the line for distribution MIAMI, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Deep in the highlands of Panama, the...

PIBH with NFL Star Doug Flutie Recognizes 23 PA Workers with Disabilities, 21 Organizations Supporting Those with Disabilities

...nes. In 1991 at the age of 34, his life changed forever when, in an attempt to not hit a deer that had run onto the road, he swerved his car and hit a tree head on. He was Lifelined to an area hospital and was later diagnosed a quadriplegic. Brown was told by his doctors that we would need six months...

Sarnova Names Hank Struik Chief Executive Officer

...ng down as chief executive after integrating Bound tree Medical and Tri-anim Health Services, Inc. follow...e, invested in and facilitated the merger of Bound tree and Tri-anim. "Sarnova is now well-positioned to ...markets. It is comprised of two businesses: Bound tree Medical and Tri-anim Health Services, Inc. Togeth...

Social Entrepreneur's Cup Finalists Announced

...lessness by taking it on systemically. Apple tree Dental The top unmet health care need for low-i...l infections that could have been prevented. Apple tree Dental addresses this problem in a whole new way. Apple tree Dental provides comprehensive dental services for ...

Summertime Means Hidden Health Hazards For Kids

...grass-cutting machine. #4 Falls from windows, tree houses, and rope swings: Nearly 2800 children per ...sit an emergency room as a result of a fall from a tree house and 700 more visit an emergency department to receive treatment for river tree rope swing injuries. #5 Dog bites: Attacks in...

Yoga Helps Those With Asthma

...tudy finds practice can ease symptoms, raise awareness of breathing patterns FRIDAY, May 29 (HealthDay News) -- Settling into a warrior or tree pose a few times a week seems to improve symptoms and quality of life for people with asthma. In fact, participants in a recent trial studying the ...

Discovery in amber reveals ancient biology of termites

...rly Cretaceous period the age of the dinosaurs. It may have been attacked by a bird or somehow torn open, and then it dropped into the sticky, oozing tree sap that would later become amber, providing an opportunity for the biology of this ancient insect to be revealed in a way that would otherwise have b...

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Announces New Food Allergy Initiative Advocacy Steering Committee

... in constant fear of exposure to potentially deadly allergens like peanuts, tree nuts, milk, eggs and wheat." "My fellow committee members are the best... the only way to avoid a reaction, yet the most common allergens - peanuts, tree nuts, eggs, milk, fish, shellfish, wheat and soy - are staples of the food ...

Uno Chicago Grill(R) Partners With American Celiac Disease Alliance to Raise Money During Celiac Awareness Month in May

...convenience and safety, Uno clearly labels menu items with ingredients that are linked to the most common food allergies, such as fish/shellfish, soy, tree nuts/peanuts, egg, milk and wheat/gluten. Diners can also preview the menu and nutritional information online via the company's website at www.unos...

Climate Change Could Sting Allergy, Asthma Sufferers

...and 3.4 degrees overall. And, the earlier the snow melts, the earlier the pollen cycle begins." In addition to longer pollen seasons, the plant and tree life is changing along with the warmer temperatures. Demain said it's estimated that 90 percent of the Alaskan tundra will be forested by 2100, and th...

Inbreeding May Have Doomed Spain's Habsburg Dynasty

...lan Sked, a historian at the London School of Economics and Political Science. In their study, Ceballos and colleagues examined the Habsburg family tree through more than 3,000 people, going back 16 generations. They aimed to figure out how inbreeding -- cousins marrying cousins, for example, and uncle...

Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery, a Pioneer in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction Surgery in Colorado, Introduces New, Informative Website

...surgical and non-invasive cosmetic treatments for the face, body and breast. About Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery Located in the heart of Lone tree in south Denver, Colorado, Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery is committed to providing state-of-the-art plastic surgery, cosmetic and reconstructive proce...

New Almond Study Finds Chewing is More Than Meets the Mouth: Thorough Chewing May Influence Feelings of Fullness

... of the United States Department of Agriculture. Established in 1950, the Board's charge is to promote the best quality almonds, California's largest tree nut crop. For more information on the Almond Board of California or almonds, visit www.AlmondsAreIn.com . ...

Nestle Launches Major Initiatives in Nutrition, Water and Rural Development

...c, corn, millet, coffee and cocoa - and cereal-based products in the West African region. The R&D Centre will also build on Nestle's experience in tree propagation. A third initiative, the Nestle Prize in Creating Shared Value , provides financial support of up to CHF 500,000 (USD 461,000) to in...

Scientists From 25 Countries Sequence Cow Genome

...bolic diseases. The papers also amassed a tremendous amount of historical information about the now-placid bovines. "We were able to construct a tree of life that showed there were two focused areas [the Indian Subcontinent and the Fertile Crescent] about 10,000 to 11,000 years ago where humans figu...

Safety Measures Urged for Tree-Care Workers

...on causes of these deaths included being struck by tree branches and trees, falling from trees and equipme... and enforcement of training programs that address tree safety, fall protection, electrical hazards, machi...n The U.S. Department of Labor has more about tree care worker health and safety . ...

Lamas Beauty International Announces Agreement With Macy's

...n methods and materials, including rapidly renewable bamboo, recycled post-industrial eco resin, recycled steel & aluminum, low VOC paint, rescued tree limbs, and renewable coconut shell tiles. Since the inception of his line of hair care and skincare products, Lamas has sought to combine the bes...

Video: NASONEX(R) (Mometasone Furoate Monohydrate) Nasal Spray, 50 mcg* Teams Up With American Forests to Educate Nasal Allergy Sufferers and Help Improve Air Quality

...ow It" Online Health Game Launches; Low-Allergenic tree Planted for Each New Player, Up to 20,000 Trees ...es. According to a University of Illinois study, tree planting is one of the most effective means of dra...-warming gas, from the atmosphere.(6,7) One mature tree can absorb 48 pounds of carbon dioxide per year.(3...
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