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Texas Passes Bill To Halt Order Mandating HPV Vaccine for School Girls

The Texas House on Wednesday voted 135-2 to pass (HB 1098) a Senate-approved bill that would prevent mandatory vaccination for middle school girls in the state until 2011, the New York Times reports.// Gov. Rick Perry (R) on Feb. 2 issued an executive order that mandates that all girls enteri...

Sponsor to Pull Measure Mandating HPV Vaccine

A bill that would have required middle school girls in Maryland to be vaccinated against the virus that can cause cervical cancer is being shelved by its lead sponsor//. Sen. Delores G. Kelley (D-Baltimore County) said yesterday that she plans today to withdraw legislation that would have mand...

Data Conversion Laboratory Supports Newest SPL Requirements For Life Sciences Industry

...ts. Medical devices are expected to require SPL filing in 2010. Additionally, as a result of the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 mandating electronic submissions, SPL is now required for establishment registration, NDC labeler code requests and drug listing regulatory requirements. ...

Once Again, House Rejects Amendment Preventing Taxpayer Funding for Abortion

...s in two other committees to prevent funding or mandates for abortion have been rejected. Last night, the Committee rejected an amendment to prohibit mandating abortion coverage before explicitly inserting abortion coverage into the legislation. Today, the Democratic majority rejected another amendment by Re...

Language Line Services Honored by Nebraska Association for Translators & Interpreters (NATI)

...guage and Mexican Sign Language. Growth of the language interpreting industry has soared with increased immigration and government regulatory policies mandating that organizations provide services to limited English speakers in their own languages. Language Line Services is recognized as a trusted partner to t...

Experts Support National Public Reporting of Healthcare-Associated Infections

...gle national standard for HAI reporting, and it will ensure that public health scientists at CDC determine which infections are reported and how. By mandating reporting via CDC's National Healthcare Safety Network, the bill will build on existing mechanisms and create the robust system we need to monitor, ...

Better Business Bureau Selects Language Line Services for New Language Access Program

...guage and Mexican Sign Language. Growth of the language interpreting industry has soared with increased immigration and government regulatory policies mandating that organizations provide services to limited English speakers in their own languages. Language Line Services is recognized as a trusted partner to t...

e-Telmed, Inc., the First Complete Telemedicine Solution Provider, Selects TransMedia Group as their PR Firm

...rnationally to stay in touch with their physicians. Telemedicine is already in place throughout Canada and Europe, and as the U.S. government is mandating that doctors and hospitals upgrade their charts to an electronic format, e-Telmed is poised to be the go-to Telemedicine company with a proven track r...

Anti-Smoking Drugs Get FDA 'Black-Box' Warning

...tric problems, including depression and suicidal thoughts, U.S. health officials said Wednesday. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it was mandating the black-box warnings, the strictest possible, based on reports to the agency of these side effects and on a review of clinical trials and scientific...

Obesity Rates Continue to Climb in U.S.

...ndards for school meals in 19 states are stricter than United States Department of Agriculture requirements. Five years ago, just four states had laws mandating stricter standards. Nutritional standards for foods sold in schools exist in 27 states, compared to six states five years ago. Weight screening ...
Mandating in Medical Technology

Major Deficiencies in Design; Funding of Clinical Trials Affects Future of Scientific Innovation

...port calls on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to harmonize its policies so they are consistent with the NIH Revitalization Act of 1993, thereby mandating to require appropriate inclusion of under-represented populations in all clinical trials conducted to bring new drugs and devices to the market. EDICT...

Arbios Receives Conditional Approval from the FDA to Initiate Pivotal Clinical Trial for SEPET(TM)

...reasonable number of patients required for the trial." "Hepatic encephalopathy ("HE") represents one of the most frequent complications of cirrhosis mandating hospitalization and a two-stage improvement of HE has significant clinical benefits to patients," noted Dr. John Vierling, M.D. FACP Chairman of Arbio...

The First Annual Cervical Cancer/HPV Conference Tackles Controversial Vaccine Issues and Encourages Advocacy

...CC). During the two-day conference, controversial issues such as nationally mandating the cervical cancer vaccine for young women were tackled, as well as the di...omputerized voting system and discovered more than 70 percent now advocated mandating the vaccine for girls between the ages of 9 and 13, as long as there was an...
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Escherichia coli bacteria transferring between humans and mountain gorillas

... Other actions may be needed, such as encouraging hand washing before and after entering the forest, discouraging human defecation in the forest and mandating the wearing of aerosol-limiting face masks for people entering ape habitats. Antibiotic resistance is an emerging problem in humans, and the presen...

More research needed to make good on biofuel promise, experts say

...d sustainably," Doering said. The Renewable Fuel Standard within last year's energy bill guarantees cellulosic biofuels a relatively bright future, mandating that American companies purchase 21 billion gallons of cellulosic ethanol by 2022. But many questions remain unanswered, like how to comprehensively m...

Commercial aquatic plants offer cost-effective method for treating wastewater

...has enforced provisions of the Clean Water Act related to point-source pollution. In 1999, the EPA began enforcing nonpoint source pollution controls, mandating that all states implement a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) program for all watersheds and bodies of water. Constructed wetlands (CWs) have been pr...
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Regional Biotech Association Warns Legislation Would Make VT Least Friendly State in Nation for Biotechnology and Life Sciences

...e legislation would also eliminate existing protections of trade secrets, create an unneeded new state bureaucracy, and drive away research funding by mandating additional disclosure of expenditures. Four other states, including New England states Maine and Rhode Island, have recently rejected marketing r...

Laying the foundation for RFID

... to be very profitable. Many factors lie behind RFIDs success, not the least of which is heavy hitters like Wal-Mart and the Department of Defense mandating its use with suppliers to track product shipments. The industry is starting to look like the Internet circa 99, said Jack Kahler of Avocus Group ...

UW Academic ADL Co-Lab joins worldwide effort against slavery

...g programs that will underpin the federal government's attempts to curb modern slavery worldwide. President Bush signed a directive this February mandating zero tolerance toward trafficking in persons , a term that includes coercing people into either forced labor or sexual exploitation. UW's Academi...

Michael J. Fox coming to UW Waisman Center

... late Harry A. Waisman, a pediatrician, biochemist, and pioneer in mental retardation research. He was a driving force in the enactment of legislation mandating testing of all newborns for the metabolic condition phenylketonuria (PKU), which results in mental retardation if undetected and untreated....

New Urbanism: Community planning Feng Shui

...ll be Oh, you dont have FTTH? Here is an offer for $20,000 less. Or worse, Sorry, were just not interested" (at any price). Maybe we should start mandating high-speed connectivity as part of the building codes for new construction. Or from a state standpoint, in return for a statewide franchise that some ...
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