Award Honors Chicago Cancer Survivor Who Gives Back
...g u st 29,
2009. To r e ce iv e an ap p li c a t ion, pleas
e visit www.ast r o.o r g/ P a t ients/Su r vivor C ir c ... or e info r m a t ion on ASTRO's 51st An n ua l Me eting, pleas
e visit ht t p://w w w.ast r o.o r g/M ee tings/Annual Mee ...
Twitter Boosts CNN Reporter's Fight to Save Her Brother's Life
...media networking - may put new pressure on authorities on Eric's behalf. If some in state and federal government have been slow to move on De La Cruz' pleas
earlier in her battle to get Eric a life-saving transplant, they very well may be stepping up their action soon now that hundreds of thousands of twee...
FDA Reverses Stance on Removal of Morphine Painkiller
...roved drug, one of 14 given recent warning, will remain on the market, agency says,,,,
THURSDAY, April 9 (HealthDay News) -- Bowing to the pleas
of hospice experts, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has backed off its intent to remove from the market an unapproved liquid morphine painkiller...
Toxic Causation Training Day for Attorneys
...LLP are presiding over a day of legal and medical education for attorneys featuring doctors, trial attorneys and judges, including Philadelphia Common pleas
Judge Sandra Mazer Moss.
The event, titled "Introduction of General & Specific Causation Evidence in Toxic Tort Cases" will focus on lead, b...
Doctors Describe First U.S. Face Transplant
Siemionow and other members of the team spoke at a Wednesday teleconference, punctuated by thunderous applause from the audience and pleas
from members of the surgical team to respect the privacy of the recipient and the donor.
The patient, identified only as a female and a U.S. citiz...
Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Efforts to Combat Health Care Fraud and Abuse
...e: 85 cases indicted and involving charges filed against 139 defendants
who collectively billed the Medicare program nearly $440 million;
92 guilty pleas
negotiated and eight jury trials litigated, winning
guilty verdicts against 11 additional defendants;
Sentences to incarceration for 86 defendants, ...
New Report: Increasing Ohio's Tobacco Tax Would Fund Economic Stimulus Plan and Preserve Highly-Successful Tobacco Prevention Program
...on filed a lawsuit
challenging the constitutionality and legality of the emergency law. On
April 10, Judge David W. Fais of the Franklin County Common pleas
ordered the Foundation's money frozen and scheduled the next hearing for
At the time of the 1998 state tobacco settlement, Ohio le...
American Legacy Foundation Steps Forward to Fight For, Safeguard Ohio's Tobacco Settlement Dollars
...erve Ohio's tobacco settlement dollars for their originally intended
use, the American Legacy Foundation has asked the Franklin County Court of
for permission to intervene in the ongoing litigation
regarding whether these state funds, wisely dedicated by the State to
tobacco prevention and con...
Virginia Must Prize Mental Illness Treatment Over Psychosis
..., but every door was closed because Joshua refused treatment and was
not dangerous. Her struggle ended when Joshua, 24, killed himself.
For years, pleas
for better treatment laws from families like the
Harkeys, mental health professionals, law enforcement, and a few caring
legislators have gone unheede...
Transcript of Elizabeth Mazzocchi Press Conference
... to rape another innocent
woman, or give a sexually transmitted disease to any other woman.
In closing, I would like to make two pleas
to the public.
First, I would like to make a plea to any other woman who has been
raped or sexually assaulted by Esai Morales to please come forward...
Wyeth Wins Philadelphia Diet Drug Trial Involving Claim of PPH
... jury in the case of Danny Crowder (Individually
and as Administrator of the Estate of Edna Faye Crowder) v. Wyeth in the
Philadelphia Court of Common pleas
found in favor of Wyeth.
"We believe this unanimous verdict was supported by the evidence," says
Bob Nicholas, an attorney from Reed Smith, who repr...
PacifiCare Capitulates to Latest Patient Revolt
...nsurer, and just last year was fined $3.5
million by the state of California for wrongly denying 133,000 cases in a
Inspired by the pleas
of Nick's 19-year-old brother Ricky -- A national
web of friends and family of Nick -- CNA/NNOC registered nurses, doctors,
healthcare advocates, and ...
Return of Retention
...ins a buyers market and most see little need to motivate or retain talent. After all, why bother if you dont have to? Indeed, many executives react to pleas
to do more to retain talent in the same way young children respond to exhortations to eat their spinach. They act only when absolutely forced to. It w...
Want a raise? Ten best midwest tech salary-increase pitches
...d with your pay-raise proposal. You also know that dollars are tight and your boss is pre-disposed (or programmed after several years of heart-rending pleas
from other employees) to ignore or discount most pay-me-more arguments.
So how can you create a pitch that will surmount that stony wall of indiffe...
Two convicted of selling $6 million in counterfeit Rockwell software on eBay
... approximately $543,000. His personal profit was more than $6,000.
bring to nine the total number of felony convictions in the Rockwell case. In addition to six pleas
in Wisconsin, there have been two convictions in the Eastern District of M...