Genworth Financial Simplifies the Process of Purchasing Affordable Long Term Care Insurance for Arkansas AARP Members
RICHMOND, Va., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Long term care costs in most of Arkansas
continue to rise at a rate outpacing inflation, putting significant financial pressure on those in or near retirement. As a leader in the long term care insurance industry, Genworth offers a suite of insuranc...
Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared to Help Arkansas Workers Hurt by Recession
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 'Help is Here Express' bus tour will be stopping in Arkansas
throughout the week of April 13 -- April 17 at various cities in order to help uninsured and financially-struggling Arkansans access information on programs that provide prescript...
Free Seminars Offered to Arkansas Seniors with Diabetes and Other Chronic Illnesses
Care Improvement Plus to Provide Information on Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans, Tips for Healthy Living, Free Farmers Market
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A series of free seminars designed to help Arkansas
Medicare beneficiaries with chronic illness maintain a healthy li...
Physicians Hail Arkansas Court Victory Against Baptist Health
Court finds patient-physician relationship is entitled to "exceptional protections"
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a legal victory that preserves the patient-physician relationship and promotes competition, an Arkansas
state court has ruled that Baptist Health, Arkan...
State, National Long Term Care Community Applauds Arkansas Leaders in U.S. Senate and U.S. House for Helping Lead Effort to Block $770 Million Bush Medicare Cuts
Bipartisan Efforts Oppose $6.5 Million Funding Cut to State's Medicare
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arkansas
Health Care Association and the American Health Care Association (AHCA)
today praised Senators Blanche Lincoln (D) and Mark Pryor (D) and
Farm Bill Provision Will Disrupt Arkansas Medicaid Program
Over 40 million Needy Children and Adults to be Affected Nationwide, Study Expects
WASHINGTON, Feb. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A survey released today
by Spectrum Science Communications states that a little known
anti-privatization measure in the current farm b...
Presidential Candidate and Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee to Be Keynote Speaker for Hope International University's 'Celebrate Hope' Dinner at Disneyland(R) Hotel
FULLERTON, Calif., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mike Huckabee
will be the keynote speaker for Hope International University's annual
"Celebrate Hope" dinner held at the Disneyland(R) Hotel in Anaheim, CA. The
event will take place on Friday, October 12 at 6:00 p.m. "We are very honored ...
State of Arkansas Department of Human Services, Division of Medical Services Selects U.S. Care Management for High-Risk Obstetrics Health Management Program
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Arkansas
Department of Human Services, Division of Medical Services has selected
U.S. Care Management (formally Specialty Disease Management) to provide
obstetrical and infant health management services to assist in improving
RediClinic Adds Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield Coverage in Fayetteville and Rogers
HOUSTON, Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- RediClinic LLC today announced that
several of its nurse practitioners at its clinics in Fayetteville and
Rogers, Ark., are now in-network providers for Arkansas
Blue Cross Blue
Shield, Health Advantage, USAble Group Life, USAble Administrators and Blue
'Viewers Beware' Report by Watchdog Group Exposes Conservative Group Behind Anti-Healthcare Ads Running in Arkansas
Group led by conservative political operative with ties to convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff
WASHINGTON, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public Campaign Action Fund issued a new investigative report today called "Viewers Beware of Anti-Health Care Ads" to expose the group behind the politica...
Arkansas in Medical Technology
Quigley Anti-Viral Compound QR448(a) Successfully Prevents Transmission of Infectious Bronchitis in Chickens
...QR448(a) to significantly decrease
transmission of arkansas
vaccine virus, this experiment directly addresses
...ith a full dose of the commercially available arkansas
type IBV vaccine virus and isolated for 2 hours. ... concerns of IBV in a large scale experiment, arkansas
type vaccine virus was recognized as a comparable ...
New Data Support High Complete Remission Rates With VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Therapies in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma
...4) and DelTP53 in TT2 -- Lead investigator: Bart Barlogie, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, University of arkansas
for Medical Sciences -- Abstract #8516: Oral presentation session: Saturday, 31 May, 3:00 p.m. CT
-- Efficacy of Induction with Cy...
Research Shows Decas Sweetened Dried Cranberries Pack Twice the Proanthocyanidin Punch as Cranberry Juice Cocktail
...to be uniquely effective in
supporting urinary tract health via their bacterial anti-adhesion ability.
According to Ronald L. Prior, Ph.D. of the USDA arkansas
Nutrition Center, cranberries have high antioxidant activity and a unique
A-type PAC linkage structure that sets it apart from most other p...
Spit for the Cure Offers Unique Opportunity for Women to Participate in Breast Cancer Research
...Newswire/ -- A research study
at the University of arkansas
for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is designed to
P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute (formerly the arkansas
Center), and Kristy Bondurant, Ph.... obtain
DNA samples from a representative group of arkansas
women that will be used
to advance breast cancer r...
Callisto Pharmaceuticals Opens Additional Sites for Phase II Clinical Trial of Atiprimod in Advanced Carcinoid Cancer Patients
http://www.clinicaltrials.gov . The other five sites currently participating in this Phase II trial
are: 1) the Hematology Oncology Services of arkansas
in Little Rock,
Arkansas, 2) the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. 3) Mount Sinai
in New York City, 4) Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA. and 5...
Millennium Discovers Biomarkers Potentially Predictive of Response
to Velcade (Bortezomib) for Injection
... myeloma academic centers. These centers included
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston; Myeloma Institute of Research
and Therapy at the University of arkansas
for Medical Services,
Little Rock; Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale; and Department of Hematology,
Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam.
The combined team pe...
GTx Announces Presentation of Ostarine and Acapodene Data at 2007
ASCO Annual Meeting
William J. Evans, PhD, Professor of Geriatrics, Physiology, and
Nutrition at the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at the
University of arkansas
for Medical Sciences, will present the
results of a Phase II proof of concept clinical trial evaluating
the effects of Ostarine treatment on lean body...
Arkansas in Medical Dictionary
...cusis usually occurs gradually, with some people not ... University of arkansas
Cooperative Extension Service: arkansas
Families: Nutrition and Your Health - Hearing Loss ( Presbycusis ) - Presb...
...d rehabilitation (PM&R) ... What is Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation? ... Physical medicine & rehabilitation services at arkansas
Specialty Orthopaedics ... ( courtesy of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation) ... The online version of Archives of ...
...infestation is no different in individuals with long ... University of arkansas
Cooperative Extension Service: arkansas
Families: Nutrition and Your Health - Head Lice Infestation (Pediculosi...
...uding triggers, underlying medical cause of Birthmark , risk factors, and ... Birthmark . Doctors and Medical Specialists for Birthmark ... At arkansas
Children's Hospital, a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary Vascular Anomalies Center has been developed to ... with a birthmark (vascular anomaly) ......
...thmarks . ... Charitable organization working to provide support and resources on hemangiomas and other vascular birthmarks and tumors. At arkansas
Children's Hospital, a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary Vascular Anomalies Center has been developed to diagnose and treat children and adults with...
... The Adoption Exchange serves children waiting for adoption , current and prospective adoptive families, and child welfare professionals. The arkansas
Adoption Resource Exchange website contains photographs and profiles on children waiting for adoption , how to become a foster care or adoptive fam...
Arkansas in Biological News
'Annals of the ESA' selected as one of 100 most influential journals
...ome for top-quality publications in the field of entomology."
According to Tony Stankus, life sciences librarian and professor at the University of arkansas
who served as final editor of the poll, "All DBIO members have at least an accredited master's degree in library and information studies, and many pos...
2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement
...lore. I look forward to my summer research experience and would like to thank ASPB very much for this opportunity.
Sharon Holifield, University of arkansas
Mentor: Ken Korth
The role of glyoxalase I in abiotic stress tolerance of soybean, Glycine max.
I am more than excited about being able to do t...
Eat, drink and be merry?
...children happy in other ways, according to Professor Hung-Hao Chang from National Taiwan University and Professor Rodolfo Nayga from the University of arkansas
in the US. Their findings are published in Springer's Journal of Happiness Studies .
Childhood obesity is a major public health issue worldwide. ...
...f time and effort may have gone into creating the varieties found in the produce section.
In the mid-1960s, Dr. James N. Moore of the University of arkansas
began a grape breeding program, working toward developing varieties with elongated shapes. Now, 40 years later, Dr. John R. Clark continues this effor...
New blackberry introduced
...k and James N. Moore of the Department of Horticulture at the University of arkansas
introduced 'Natchez' in the October 2008 issue of the American Society of H...ginal plant was selected in 2001 from a seedling field at the University of arkansas
Fruit Research Station in Clarksville, and tested as selection Ark. 2241.
UGA study may give hope that ivory-billed woodpeckers still around
...dpecker was thought to have gone extinct following indiscriminate logging in the 1940s until reports began surfacing in the flooded forests of eastern arkansas
in 2004. Crisp photographic or genetic evidence continues to evade eager seekers, however, and controversy has raged about whether there were even eno...
UT faculty members win American Heart Association awards for advancing research
...e Army Medical Center in San Antonio. He finished his undergraduate work at Centenary College and received his degree of medicine at the University of arkansas
Medical School in Little Rock. He completed an internship and residency in general surgery at the William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso.
Novel bioreactor enhances interleukin-12 production in genetically modified tobacco plants
...lytechnic Institute's Life Sciences and Bioengineering Center (WPI) and the arkansas
Bioscience Institute at arkansas
State University (ABI) reports that hairy roots from genetically modified t...
Growing fuel and medicine: Advancing biofuels and plant-produced therapeutics
...from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and the arkansas
Bioscience Institute (ABI) at a symposium today at...o yield enhanced enzymatic activity.
Bioscience Institute: What it is and its research ...vities"
Carole Cramer, PhD Executive Director, arkansas
Bioscience Institute at...
Soil Science Society of America presents awards in Houston
...ce and Assistant Head for Teaching in the Agronomy Department at Kansas State University. He earned his B.S.A. and M.S. degrees from the University of arkansas
and his Ph.D. degree from The Ohio State University. He conducts teaching and research in pedology and coordinates the Agronomy teaching program. Dr. ...
Arkansas in Biological Technology
Wyeth's Motion to Overturn Punitive Damages Award Granted by Arkansas Court
- Appeal of Compensatory Award Will Now Proceed -
MADISON, N.J., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth (NYSE: WYE )
confirmed today that its motion for judgment as a matter of law on the
punitive damages award in the hormone therapy case of Donna Scroggin v.
Wyeth, in the U.S. Dis...
Wyeth To Appeal Arkansas Hormone Therapy Trial Verdicts
MADISON, N.J., March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth (NYSE: WYE )
confirmed today that it will appeal the verdicts in the case of Donna
Scroggin v. Wyeth, in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of
Arkansas, beginning with post-trial motions.
"There is no basis in fact or law for thi...
DNA Genotek Partners with Roswell Park Cancer Institute to Accelerate Breast Cancer Research
...essful event initiated in 2007 by DNA Genotek, the arkansas
Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and the University of arkansas
for Medical Sciences. Thousands of DNA samples have been collected at the arkansas
The Komen Western New York Race for th...
Genomic Health Announces Appointment of Ginger Graham to Board of Directors
...atment standard practice for all cancer
Ms. Graham received a Bachelor of Science in agricultural economics from
the University of arkansas
. She also holds a Master of Business Administration
from Harvard University .
About Oncotype DX(R)
Oncotype DX is the first and only...
Lilly to Take Charge to Earnings Related to Pending Federal and State Investigations of Past Practices
...romotion of Zyprexa. Eleven other states (Louisiana,
Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah, West
Virginia, Connecticut, arkansas
and Idaho) have filed lawsuits over Zyprexa
and are not participating in the coordinated investigation.
The charge reflects the company's currently ...
Desert Radiologists Welcomes Five New Physicians to the Practice
... Degree from Guntur Medical
College and Government General Hospital in Guntur, India in 2001. In 2003
she finished her internship at the University of arkansas
Sciences in Little Rock, AR as well as her residency in 2007. Dr. Vuddagiri
completed her fellowship in MRI in 2008 from the University of...
First documented case of pest resistance to biotech cotton
...ng to a new research report.
Bt-resistant populations of bollworm, Helicoverpa zea, were found in more than a dozen crop fields in Mississippi and arkansas
between 2003 and 2006.
"What we're seeing is evolution in action," said lead researcher Bruce Tabashnik. "This is the first documented case of fie...
Berlin Heart Enrolls First Patient in US Multi-Center EXCOR(R) Pediatric VAD IDE Study
child had been transported from Texas to arkansas
Children's Hospital on an
ECMO system (extra-corpo...s, the Principal Investigator for the IDE
study at arkansas
Children's Hospital. The patient is stable and currently
in the ICU. arkansas
Children's Hospital has so far treated 13 patients...
The challenge of financing today's Midwest life science companies
...io, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Indiana and Missouri), this additional group includes Kansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Alabama, South Dakota, Nebraska, arkansas
The problem is that only a small segment of this group (my estimate would be about 20 percent to 25 percent or about 10 to 12 VCs) i...