International Osteoporosis Foundation supports UK charity call for NICE guidance changes
The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) has backed the National Osteoporosis Society (NOS, UK) in their criticism of NICE
guidance on the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.
Judy Stenmark, IOF Chair of the Committee of National Societies said "we support any initiative that is m...
DSM Pharmaceutical Products Announces the Appointment of That's Nice LLC as Agency of Record for Marketing
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IOF applauds NOS on NICE Guidance appeal success and urges continued efforts
The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) has applauded the appeal success of the National Osteoporosis Society (NOS), in the matter of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellences (NICE) Guidance for the primary and secondary prevention of osteoporotic fracture, and has called...
New Study Challenges NICE Guidelines on Adolescent Depression
Should adolescents with depression be prescribed antidepressants, and if so, should they be given only with a psychological therapy, as advocated by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)?
A study published on bmj.com last month found that adding cognitive behavio...
Appeals Against The New Resolution By NICE Increases
Pfizer Inc, Eisai Co. Ltd, charity organizations, The Alzheimer's Society, the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) and Age Concern will appeal have lodged// an appeal on Friday against a British watchdog's decision to restrict access to Alzheimer's drugs.
The National Institute for Health and Clin...
Want to have a nice day? Eat breakfast!
Recent study on more than 100 children in elementary schools and earlier studies on teenagers and adolescents shows that people who skip breakfast are less efficient than those who don't. Doctors in the Massachusetts General Hospital assessed //the effects of eating school breakfast, on the academi...
Mother & Daughter Celebrate Victory Over 'Meth'
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Surgical Masks Help Ward Off Flu, Maybe
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Joint Statement from the American Diabetes Association and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists on the NICE-SUGAR Study on Intensive Versus Conventional Glucose Control in Critically Ill Patients
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Simple Test Accurately Predicts Risk of Serious Jaundice in Newborns
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Research Highlights Potential Benefits of Telemedicine in Treating Eye Disease
increase, 66 percent was due to an eye examination by a local
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Lice can be nice to us
Parasite infestations might have a good side. Wild mice from a Nottinghamshire forest have given experts at The University of Nottingham clues as to the importance of some parasites, such as lice, for the conditioning of a "natural" immune system.
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HOW OFTEN DO ANIMALS LIE ABOUT THEIR INTENTIONS?
An article by Princeton Biologist Mark Laidre suggests that when an animal signals an intent to attack, chances are it's not bl...
Another reason to drink a nice cup of shade-grown joe
A new study published in the December 23rd issue of Current Biology , a Cell Press publication, reveals another "eco-friendly" reason to select shade-grown coffee over beans that were grown in the sun: Shade coffee farms not only harbor a diverse array of birds and bats, but they also help to mai...
Urban water ecology at the ESA annual meeting
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Extraterrestrial platinum was 'stirred' into the Earth
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'Annals of the ESA' selected as one of 100 most influential journals
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Mollusks taste memories to build shells
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Leading North American Emergency Medical Services Provider British Columbia Ambulance Service Selects NICE Inform for Improved Service
RA'ANANA, Israel, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NICE
), the global provider of advanced solutions that enable
organizations to extract Insight from Interactions to drive performance,
today announced that the British Columbia Ambulance Service (BCAS), the sole
UK's NICE Recommends Spinal Cord Stimulation for Patients with Chronic Neuropathic Pain
Confirms clinical value and cost-effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation
NATICK, Mass., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific
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National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) recommending
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PeriCor Therapeutics Reports Positive Preclinical Results of GP531 at the European Heart Failure Congress in Nice
Adenosine Regulation with GP531 Improves the Heart's Pumping Function in Dogs with Advanced Chronic Heart Failure
NEW YORK, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- PeriCor Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that positive preclinical results of its novel cardioprotective agent, GP531, were reported in a poster...
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Scientists engineer superconducting thin films
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Nanoscale carbon materials research wins the 2008 Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics
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