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Nothing Can Equate Fresh Vegetables and Fruits

Wheatgrass shots have recently become popular among people. The main reason is the belief that a shot of wheatgrass juice equates one kilo fresh vegetables. // But according to a popular magazine, the choice, it was found that there is little evidence to support it. A shot of wheatgrass is$3. Choic...

Menopause Is More Than A Hot Flash

... NORTH WALES, Penn., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Many often equate menopause with hot flashes, night sweats and mood swings, but a recent survey shows that a spectrum of menopause symptoms and their severity can have ...

Assurant Employee Benefits Expands Dental Network

...chief executive officer. "By expanding our network, we are giving our customers even more options in finding quality in-network care, which many times equate to saving money. We have invested a lot of resources into our recruiting area and expect the network to continue to grow at a steady pace in 2009 and ...

Slightly Underactive Thyroid May Be a Plus

... Study finds mild cases can equate to a longer life span FRIDAY, June 12 (HealthDay News) -- Instead of being a medical problem in need of treatment, an underactive thyroid ...

New Product Detects Early Bed Bug Infestations

...d and are much more difficult and expensive to eliminate. For these reasons early detection is absolutely critical in the control of bed bugs and can equate to hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars in savings during the elimination process." NightWatch is designed to mimic a living, breathing human b...

1 in 3 U.S. Kids Lack Nearby Trauma Care

...le this study does not directly address outcome from injury as it relates to pediatric trauma care access, it stands to reason that limited access may equate to suboptimal trauma care and a lower likelihood of survival," the researchers wrote. "Several authors have demonstrated superior outcomes for chil...

Energy-Saving LED Replacement for Popular Appliance and Display-Case Light Fixture Design Now Available

...ance and replacement bulb cost, as well as energy cost savings over a five-year period of continuous operation. In a commercial application this would equate to an amortization period of 21 months. Each module uses about one-fourth the energy of incandescent lamps with comparable light output. All vari...

New Virtual Health Assistant Introduced

... for a formal educational and training program for those individuals entering the field of sleep diagnostic testing. All of these value-added services equate to uncompromised quality, high patient and provider satisfaction, and superior outcomes. SSA is a GE Healthcare Company (WI) jointly owned by Johns Ho...

ConsumerLab.com Warns of Problems with Mulitivitamins and Vitamin Water

...roducts similar to ones that passed but sold under different brand names. Brands included in the report are All One, Carlson, Centrum, CVS, Eniva, equate (Wal-Mart), Flintstones, Garden of Life, Glaceau Vitamin Water, GNC, Halo Purely for Pets, Jamieson, Juice Plus, Kirkland (Costco), Life Extension, Li...

Deadly in Pink: New Report Warns Big Tobacco Has Stepped Up Targeting of Women and Girls

...nerable to Big Tobacco's predatory marketing practices." "It is unconscionable for tobacco companies to market these lethal products to women and equate them with fashion, femininity and independence," said Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, M.D., M.B.A., president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "Vir...

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Results From Phase 3 EQUATE Trial of VIVUS' Qnexa Highlighted at European Congress on Obesity

Study Results Demonstrated Significant Weight Loss in Obese Patients Treated with Qnexa MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIVUS, Inc. (Nasdaq: VVUS ), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of novel therapeutic products, today ann...

Horizon Therapeutics' HZT-501 Significantly Reduces Incidence of NSAID-Induced Upper Gastrointestinal Ulcers in Patients With Mild-to-Moderate Pain

...e. If deaths from the gastrointestinal effects of NSAIDs were tabulated separately in the National Vital Statistics reports, these effects would equate to the 15th most common cause of death in the U.S. Studies have shown that less than 30 percent of high-risk NSAID patients are co-prescribed a gastr...

Lyrica Significantly Reduced Pain and Helped Patients Manage the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia, Data Show

... compared with placebo, according to study results presented today at the American Academy of Neurology annual meeting. Clinically, this outcome would equate to a patient with severe pain reporting a reduction to mild to moderate pain. Fibromyalgia is one of the most common chronic, widespread pain conditi...
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New approach discovered to lowering triglycerides

...re than 400 percent in the other group not given supplements. The amount of lipoic acid supplementation used in these laboratory experiments would equate to about two grams per day for a 150-pound person, researchers said. Lipoic acid has been used by some people for years as a dietary supplement and fo...

Toxicology program features wide range of human health and environment topical sessions

...arkers to use in order to examine the dose of combustion products and paving materials. Another panelist will highlight a variety of diseases and then equate these to particulate levels. MicroRNAs in Biology and Toxicology The field of microRNAs is relatively new and offers much promise in helping s...

Household exposure to toxic chemicals lurks unrecognized, researchers find

...ber issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior . Brown University sociologist Phil Brown is a co-author of the study. "People more readily equate pollution with large-scale contamination and environmental disasters, yet the products and activities that form the backdrop to our everyday lives el...

Pollution at home lurks unrecognized, instead attributed to large-scale environmental disasters

...related adverse health effects, according to research from the December issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior . "People more readily equate pollution with large-scale contamination and environmental disasters, yet the products and activities that form the backdrop to our everyday liveselec...

AgriLife Research breeder develops drought-tolerant corn

... ETTER At the end of the day, drought tolerance in corn has to equate to good yields and good quality, not just good looks, said a Texas AgriLife Research scientist. Dr. Wenwei Xu, AgriLife Research corn breeder from ...

AGU Journal Highlights -- March 19, 2008

... of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere to avoid dangerous interference in the climate system. Nonetheless, stable greenhouse gas concentrations do not equate to stable global climate. Simulations show that human-induced climate warming will continue for many centuries, even after atmospheric carbon dioxide ...

U-M researchers release most detailed global study of genetic variation

...nd CNVs. If the human genome is viewed as a 3-billion-letter book of life, then SNPs represent single-letter spelling changes, haplotype variations equate to word changes, and CNVs are wholesale deletions or duplications of full pages. The patterns revealed by the new study support the idea that human...

Science, not romance, controls mating at Smithsonian's National Zoo

... This Valentines Day, Cupid wont be making a stop at the Smithsonians National Zoo. Unlike the spontaneous attraction that most humans equate with love and romance, mating and dating at the National Zoo is planned, strategic and science-basedquite an unromantic encounter. Successful breed...

Lipoic acid could reduce atherosclerosis, weight gain

...idney, heart or liver. The amounts used in this research would not be obtainable by any normal diet, researchers said, and for human consumption might equate to supplements of about 2,000 milligrams per day. Even at low, normal, dietary levels, the compound can play a key role in energy metabolism. Ather...

Hope I die before I get old?

...think that young people are happier than older people -- when in fact research has shown the opposite. And while both older and younger adults tend to equate old age with unhappiness for other people, individuals tend to think they'll be happier than most in their old age. In other words, the young Pete...
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American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Submits Comments to Hit Policy Committee About Meaningful Use and Electronic Health Record Certification

...ll be critical to the successful implementation and use of these systems." As we note in our formal comments, "Certifying an EHR does not necessarily equate with effectively using the system's available functions nor does implementation of a certified product necessarily achieve or ensure actual changes in...

Data on VIVUS' Qnexa To Be Presented During Two Podium Presentations at ADA Annual Meeting

... Both podium presentations will highlight the benefit of weight loss and the corresponding positive impact on type 2 diabetes. Data from the phase 3 equate trial (OB-301) shows that weight loss with Qnexa stops the progression of type 2 diabetes in obese, non-diabetic patients. The results of a year-long...

VIVUS Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Highlights

...ary 2009, we announced additional results from the equate study (OB-301) which found that equate study subjects treated with Qnexa had a significan...bA1c observed in the placebo treated subjects. The equate study was designed as a weight loss trial; however...

Batman Teams with Senator Katherine Laforge to Help Free America from OPEC

...current direction of alternative energy. It was an interesting conversation that quickly exposed another fallacy about alternative energy. Most people equate the alternative energy movement to the democrats but Kent Batman is a Republican, not just a registered republican voter, but Hardin County’s Re...

Angiotech to Establish Separate Operating and Royalty Businesses

...tives to be issued to API employees under plans to be established for API. The notes will bear interest at a weighted average rate that will equate to 7.75% per annum, and will be payable semiannually in kind in additional convertible notes. The notes are convertible into API common stoc...

Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) Prices $1.27 million (euros 856.000) Offering of Common Stock through Societe Generale

..., Inc. (CTI) (Nasdaq: CTIC ; MTAX: CTIC) announced today that it priced an offering of 800,000 shares of CTI new common shares. This share issue will equate to approximately 1.2% percent of CTI's market capitalization. The offering is expected to close on Wednesday, January 16, and to raise approximately $...

API Releases New Software, Acquires Additional Contracts

...quantitatively that patient care standards are being met. ActiveStaffer is designed to schedule employees fairly and equitably. These benefits can equate to improved recruitment and retention efforts. ...

California stem cell initiative should wake up Washington and Madison

...re's why: California's stem cell vote reinforced what public-opinion polls have been saying for years: Most Americans support such research and don't equate using donated, surplus embryos from fertility clinics with aborting a fetus. The chief opposition in California didn't come from those who argued agai...

The future of work II: standard of working up, quality of work life down

... pointing out how advances in technology and the globalization of business are driving increases in our standard of living in America. Some economists equate standard of living and quality of life as the same, but they are not. Standard of living has to do with the degree of prosperity in a nation, as me...

New book from former CDC CEO walks readers through innovation

...y to do something: know-how equals innovation, [which is] a way to speed up processes and provide meaningful strategy." For the record, Price does not equate the word "technology" with science, computers or anything other than the simple definition of "getting things to work better". Secondly, Price cha...
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