Texas on Top of Cancer Research: Dallas Regional Chamber Hosts Forum on New $3 Billion Fund
DALLAS, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Texas voters approved a ballot measure to create the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT), they took a major step forward in making Texas a hub for cancer research activity. Texas now has a $3 billion fund investing in ...
Texas Health Dallas Receives Double Honor From American Heart Association
DALLAS, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
has been recognized by the American Heart Association for providing quality, evidence-based care for coronary artery disease and heart failure.
"This is another example of the dedication and com...
Baylor Dallas Recognized In U.S. News Media Group's 2009 - 2010 America's Best Hospitals
DALLAS, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- For the seventeenth consecutive year, U.S. News has listed Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas
(Baylor Dallas) in its America's Best Hospitals issue. Baylor Dallas
is the only North Texas hospital to achieve this distinction.
livethesource(TM), the World's First and Only Patented, Fully Nano-Encapsulated Liquid Vitamin, Mineral and Herbal Supplement, Now Available in Dallas Area
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. and GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- livethesource (TM) announced today that network marketing authority Charles Hill has joined the company's distribution network to help launch its proprietary supplement, daily source(TM).
Appeals Court OKs Multimillion-Dollar Judgment for Dallas Doctor
Wrongful firing led to doctor's claims of slander, breach of contract
DALLAS, June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dallas
doctor who won an $8.6 million judgment against his employer two years ago won again Thursday, when an appellate court affirmed the judgment in his favor.
The Court of Appeals...
Texas Institute for Surgery at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas Introduces the First Wireless OR in DFW
Surgeons at the Texas Institute for Surgery at PHD are the first to perform surgeries in the area's first wireless group of operating rooms.
, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Institute for Surgery at PHD today announced a partnership with Stryker Endoscopy to upgrade seven of its existi...
Safety-Kleen Announces $100,000 Commitment to American Heart Association 'Start! Dallas Heart Walk'
2009 marks sixth consecutive year of support
PLANO, Texas, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Safety-Kleen Systems, Inc. announced today that the company has committed to raise $100,000 for the 2009 American Heart Association "Start! Dallas
Heart Walk." The commitment represents the sixth consecutive...
Oncology Program at Texas Health Dallas Receives 'Outstanding Achievement Award'
DALLAS, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
has been awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award by the American College of Surgeons, one of the highest honors for cancer programs in the United States.
'TUG' Procedure by Texas Health Dallas Cardiologist Offers Hope to Millions of Patients
DALLAS, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Interventional cardiac catheterization procedures are one of the most effective treatments for peripheral vascular disease (PVD), a looming health crisis as the U.S. population ages and more Americans battle obesity. But the procedures are not an option fo...
Baylor Dallas Opens Nation's First Neurosurgical OR Suite Featuring BrainSUITE iMRI, GE Healthcare MR Surgical Technology
DALLAS, June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas
is the first hospital in the country to collaborate with GE Healthcare and BrainLAB to open technically advanced neurosurgery operating room (OR) suites that will allow neurosurgeons to use real-time, intra-...
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Presbyterian Hospital Dallas Starts Advanced Breast-Cancer Risk-Assessment Program
DALLAS, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elizabeth Krause is a
perfectly healthy 40-year-old woman. So it's surprising to learn she has
oncologists, breast surgeons, radiologists and nurse practitioners watching
over her like an army of cancer-killers, ready to pounce at the first sign
STAR Cranial Centers of Excellence Offer Cutting-Edge Treatment to Dallas Area Children
Two Metroplex locations offer revolutionary STARscanner, STARband(R) cranial helmets
DALLAS, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Mother Claudia Aguilar had been
concerned about the bumps on her son Christian's head since he was born.
Doctors had to utilize forceps to aid in C...
Record 'Door-to-Balloon' Time at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
DALLAS, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A man suffering a heart
attack recently arrived at the Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
ER and was
eventually treated with an angioplasty procedure in the hospital's cardiac
catheterization lab in 28 minutes. The procedure, performed by Dr. Kenneth
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Study Shows GSK's Novel Diabetes Treatment SYNCRIA(R) (albiglutide) Improves Glucose Control and Reduces Weight
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Data Presented at AACR Annual Meeting Show Anti-Tumor Activity of Peregrine's Fully Human Anti-PS Antibody in Prostate Cancer Model
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Orthopaedic Injury: High Risk to Pregnant Women
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New Analysis Estimates Numbers of Older U.S. Adults Who May Benefit From Statin Therapy
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More analysis of the JUPITER data will be needed before findings are put into practice.
, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers estimate more than 11 million older Americans may be newly eligible for statin therapy if findings fr...
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$2 million grant aids study of lung cancer in people who never smoked
July 21, 2009 Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center are among an elite group of cancer scientists to share a $2 million grant to find biomar...
Small molecules might block mutant protein production in Huntington's disease
May 3, 2009 Molecules that selectively interfere with protein production can stop human cells from making the abnormal molecules that cause Huntingt...
Entrust's New Code-Signing Certificates Enhance Trust in Applications, Software Developers
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UT Southwestern researchers probe kidney damage, protection in lupus
April 21, 2009 Kidney damage associated with the autoimmune disease lupus is linked to a malfunction of immune cells that causes them to congregate ...
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Gene linked to lupus might explain gender difference in disease risk
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Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Dallas LASIK Eye Surgery Specialist Dr. R. Wayne Bowman to its LASIK Directory
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MedNet Solutions to Speak, Sponsor and Exhibit at the 2008 Society of Clinical Data Management Annual Conference in Dallas
MINNETONKA, Minn., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- MedNet Solutions, a global
eClinical technology company specializing in clinical study management
systems, today announced the company's active involvement as a speaker,
sponsor and exhibitor at the 2008 Society of Clinical Data Management
Renaissance Learning will expand in Dallas and cut back California and Madison
Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.— Renaissance Learning , Inc., a provider of computerized assessment and progress monitoring tools for pre-K-12 schools and districts, will expand its Dallas
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