National Patient Advocate Foundation (NPAF) Commends SSA's New 'Compassionate Allowances Process'
NPAF Joins Efforts to Accelerate Disability Determinations
WASHINGTON, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Patient
Advocate Foundation (NPAF) commends the Social Security Administration's
new "Compassionate Allowances
Process" for disability determinations, which
will accelerate the ...
New Compassionate Allowances for Social Security Disability Represent 'Outstanding Achievement,' NORD Says
WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Peter Saltonstall,
president of the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), today
called the Social Security Administration's new Compassionate Allowances
initiative "an outstanding achievement" that will greatly benefit people
Financial Allowances Being Offered To Poor Vietnamese HIV Carriers
The Vietnamese Government which intends to stabilize the rates of HIV by the year 2020 has proposed to offer allowances
worth atleast 4.1 US dollars to HIV infected individuals on a monthly basis//. It has also been planned to reduce the rate of HIV infection to below 0.3 percent by 2010. The curre...
Hill-Rom Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
principally associated with the release of valuation allowances
foreign tax credit carryforwards and the recognition of certain...ts $128.3 $84.6
Trade accounts receivable, net
Cambrex Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
...ales $59,766 100.0% $66,226 100.0%
and Rebates 5 0.0% 553 0.8%
...les $119,766 100.0% $127,932 100.0%
and Rebates 338 0.3% 944 0.7%
Landauer, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2009 Third Quarter Results
... ---- ----
Cash and cash equivalents $32,256 $33,938
Receivables, net of allowances
Other current assets 11,029 15,053
Hospira Reports Second-Quarter 2009 Results
... -------- --------
Cash and cash equivalents $608.5 $483.8
Trade receivables, less allowances
of $7.7 in
2009 and $6.7 in 2008 594.4 583.4
Inventories 864.7 ...
NORD Sponsors Rare Disease Summit
...or people with severely disabling rare diseases. Under Commissioner Astrue, the Social Security Administration last fall launched a new Compassionate allowances
initiative to reduce problems encountered by people with certain severe diseases when they apply for assistance.
Presentations from the Partners...
Allied Healthcare Posts Third Quarter Loss
Cash and cash equivalents $2,036,057 $6,149,015
Accounts receivable, net of
of $300,000 5,758,278 6,441,683
Inventories, net 13,658,441 12,046,450
Other current as...
Pregis Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
Cash and cash equivalents $42,356 $41,179
Trade, net of allowances
$5,175 and $5,357
respectively 110,646 121,736
Allowances in Medical Technology
Allowances in Medical Dictionary
...nce. ... Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs): Recommended Intakes for Individuals, Vitamins ... NOTE: This table presents Recommended Dietary allowances
(RDAs) in bold type and ... In 1917, the first dietary recommendations set forth principles that continue to ... 8 Davis C, Saltos E. Dieta...
Allowances in Biological News
Many middle-aged and older Americans not getting adequate nutrition
...arch 2009 issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association , researchers examined how well different ethnic groups met the recommended daily allowances
(RDAs) through food intake and supplement consumption. The study determined that many middle-aged and older Americans are not getting adequate nutriti...
Dinosaur fossils fit perfectly into the evolutionary tree of life
... fossil may be so incomplete that it becomes uncertain as to which group it belongs. This is particularly true with fragments of bones. Our study made allowances
for this uncertainty.
"We are excited that our data show an almost perfect agreement between the evolutionary tree and the ages of fossils in the r...
Synaptics Reports Record Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2009
...27 50,298 Total cash, cash equivalents, and short-term investments 152,490 146,516 Receivables, net of allowances
of $539 and $539, respectively 86,598 69,362 Inventories 25,138 21,065 Pre...
Greenhouse gas auction revenues can help cut Md. electric use significantly, says study
... one-quarter. These scenarios assume that Maryland will sell off all of its allowances
to producers, rather than giving some away. Auctioning a majority of allowances
is the "clear trend" among most RGGI states, the report says.
The full ...
Poor athletic performance linked to vitamin deficiency
Current national B-vitamin recommendations for active individuals may be inadequate, and athletes who follow the recommended daily allowances
set by the U.S. government may be receiving lower amounts of nutrients than there bodies need, said Manore. Athletes who restrict calories or limit fo...
Chernobyl: The true scale of the accident
... Also, benefits were offered to broad categories of "Chernobyl victims" that expanded to seven million now receiving or eligible for pensions, special allowances
and health benefits, including free holidays and guaranteed allowances. Chernobyl benefits deprive other areas of public spending of resources, but sc...
Allowances in Biological Technology
GenVault Receives Four Critical U.S. and E.U. Patent Allowances for Key Biosample Management Technologies
CARLSBAD, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVault Corporation is pleased to announce notice of allowance for four key patents in its growing portfolio. U.S. Patent Application #10/005,415, entitled "Automated Biological Sample Archive for Storage, Retrieval & Analysis of a Large Number of Sa...
Genta Receives Notice of Allowances for European Patents Related to Composition and Processes for Tesetaxel, a Leading Oral Taxane
Company Also Completes FDA Submission for Removal of Clinical Hold
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genta
Incorporated (OTC Bulletin Board: GNTA) announced that the Company has
received notice of allowances
for two major patents from the European
Patent Office for i...
Shire plc: Core Portfolio of Products Delivers 20% Sales Growth
...in the three months to June 30, 2009 was 18
percentage points lower than the corresponding period in 2008 principally due
to the decrease in valuation allowances
held in respect of US State tax
credits and losses. Following the interpretation and analysis of the
implications of new Massachusetts State tax regul...
Kewaunee Scientific Reports Record Results Net Earnings for Year Increase 36%, Sales Increase 16%
...cash equivalents $3,559 $3,784
Restricted cash 456 480
Receivables, less allowances
Inventories 7,839 6,984
Prepaid expenses and other current
Transgenomic, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
Cash and cash equivalents $4,845 $4,771
Accounts receivable (net of allowances
debts of $356 and $388, respectively) 4,376 5,385
Inventories 4,847 ...
Solutia Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
Cash and cash equivalents $35 $32
Trade receivables, net of allowances
in 2009 and 2008 194 227
Miscellaneous receivables 91 ...
Cambrex Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
... ------ ----- ------ -----
Gross Sales $60,000 100.0% $61,706 100.0%
and Rebates 333 0.6% 391 0.6%
Net Sales ...
Shire begins the year with a strong performance
... due to favourable changes in profit mix,
the inclusion of the US R&D tax credit that was extended on October 3, 2008
and a reduction in valuation allowances
in relation to loss carry forward
Equity in (losses)/ earnings of equity method investees
Net losses of equity method investees...
Transgenomic, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Results
Cash and cash equivalents $4,771 $5,723
Accounts receivable (net of allowances
debts of $388 and $703, respectively) 5,385 5,095
Cephalon's New Product Launches Pace Record 2008 Sales
... the tax effect of pre-tax adjustments at the applicable
tax rates and certain other tax adjustments primarily related to changes
in valuation allowances
and other changes in tax assets and liabilities.
CEPHALON, INC. AND SUBSIDIARIES
Reconciliation of GAAP Net Income ...