Blood Pressure on the Rise in America
More people being treated for hypertension than ever before, study finds
MONDAY, Oct. 13 (HealthDay News) -- More Americans than ever are being treated for high blood pressure, say researchers from the U.S. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
The major factor in the dramatic...
MidSouth eHealth Alliance to Transition to Commercial Software Solution from Informatics Corporation of America
Informatics Corporation of America (ICA), formed three years ago to take technology developed by physicians and informatics professionals at Vanderbilt Medical Center to the broader healthcare market, announced today that the MidSouth eHealth Alliance (MSeHA) will transition from Vanderbilt&rsquo...
AIDS bias successfully overcome by Indian Muslims in South Africa
Indian Muslims in South Africa who displayed stigmatization and discrimination against AIDS victims, are now becoming open minded about supporting HIV/AIDS patients despite their traditional religious beliefs. //
This was clear when a number of Muslim organisations joined the local branch of ...
Phase II trails of new HIV vaccine to be held in South Africa
In a step further to combat the AIDS epidemic, South Africa's first Phase II HIV vaccine trials were launched by charitable group the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) and U.S.-based Targeted Genetics Corporation. //
The trials will test the safety of "tgAAC09" is a preventive HIV ...
The Kidney Transplantation conspiracy in South Africa
Three South African Indian doctors have been charged of alleged involvement in a scam, which saw Brazilians being paid paltry sums for their kidneys, which were transplanted into mainly Israeli clients.//
The medical men were allegedly part of a team that performed more than 110 transplants at t...
ICA, CDS Team Up to Offer Solution That Aggregates Patient Information
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Prevalence of Interstitial Cystitis in U.S. Much Larger Than Previously Believed
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promotes and funds research; educates the medical community and public; advocates for IC patients, healthcare providers, and researchers; and offers s...
Spokane Hospitals Engage Sound Inpatient Physicians(TM) as Hospitalists in Spokane
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Abbott Announces Required Offer to Repurchase Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes of Its AMO Subsidiary
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Informatics Corporation of America Takes 2008 Healthcare IT Summit by Storm, Winning Two of Five Award Categories
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