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Ted Karkus and Karkus Slate of Directors Prevail in Federal Court, Seated as Directors of The Quigley Corporation; Ted Karkus Elected Chairman of the Board

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QGLY ) , www.quigleyco.com , today announced that on Friday, June 12, 2009, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania issued a decision and order rejecting the last of t...

Mobile Massage Team to Exhibit Seated Chair Massage Services On-Site At Buy Lehigh Valley 2009 Trade Fair

PHILADELPHIA, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Massage Team ( www.mobilemassageteam.com ), a leading provider of on-site seated massage services for corporate wellness programs, promotional events, and special affairs, today announced that the company will be exhibiting at the Buy Lehigh Valley...

Mobile Massage Team To Exhibit Seated Chair Massage Services On-Site At Valley Forge Dental Conference

PHILADELPHIA, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Massage Team ( www.mobilemassageteam.com ), a leading provider of on-site seated massage services for corporate wellness programs, promotional events, and special affairs, today announced that the company will be exhibiting at the Valley Forge Denta...

Mobile Massage Team Announces Expansion of On-Site Seated Massage Services Throughout Eastern Pennsylvania and the Greater Philadelphia Region

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Massage Team (http://www.mobilemassageteam.com ), a leading provider of on-site seated massage services for corporate wellness programs, promotional events, and special affairs, announced today that it is expanding its service area throughout e...

Summit Doppler Announces the Seated ABI for the Diagnosis of Peripheral Arterial Disease

Patients with disabilities or mobility impairments can be tested for peripheral arterial disease (P.A.D.) in a comfortable seated position using Summit Doppler's Vista AVS GOLDEN, Colo., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Doppler Systems, a leading manufacturer of ultrasound...

What you eat depends on with whom you eat

...as significantly higher in calories. "Eating is a social activity," says Young. "In university cafeterias people select their food before they are seated and perhaps before they know with whom they will eat. Given the observed differences it seems likely that social groupings were anticipated at the tim...

Strength Testing Could Reduce Pitching Injuries

... A five-year study of 144 professional baseball pitchers linked injuries to a player's strength in three shoulder movements: prone external rotation, seated external rotation and supraspinatus strength. The strength ratio of prone external rotation to prone internal rotation also appeared to predict future...

Study Suggests Preseason Shoulder Strength May Determine Injury Severity for Baseball Pitchers

...e baseball pitchers were analyzed using a specific protocol by a single athletic trainer. Prone internal rotation (IR), prone external rotation (PER), seated external rotation (SER) and supraspinatus (SS) strength were tested during spring training prior to each season. The players were then followed throug...

Too Much Texting Can Spell Neck, Arm Pain

...om texting, experts recommend: Avoid sitting in the same position for extended periods. Get up and take breaks. Pay attention to posture. When seated at a desk, your monitor should be at eye level, your arms should be bent at a 90-degree angle, your knees should be bent at 90 degrees and your feet s...

Maybe Men Aren't So Picky After All

...University psychologists recruited 350 undergraduates for speed-dating events. In half the events, men rotated through the room while the women stayed seated in one location. The roles were reversed in the other events. After each of the four-minute "dates," the participants reported their romantic desir...
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Benicar HCT Reductions in Seated Systolic Blood Pressure for Stage 2 Patients Compared With Amlodipine + Benazepril

Comparison of BENICAR HCT 40/12.5 and 40/25 mg/day and Amlodipine + Benazepril 5/20 and 10/20 mg/day Presented at American Society of Hypertension Twenty-Second Annual Scientific Meeting PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 21, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- New data presented today at the American Society of Hypertension...

John Legend and Gap Join (PRODUCT)RED(TM) to Help Eliminate AIDS in Africa with Exclusive (RED)ZONE Seating at Madison Square Garden

... each (RED)ZONE ticket purchase, shoppers will automatically receive a second ticket to the show free of charge. Additionally, a select number of fans seated in the (RED)ZONE section will be randomly selected to go backstage to personally meet Legend after the evening's performance. Proceeds from the ticket...

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to Honor Duane DeSisto of Insulet Corporation and Senator Edward M. Kennedy at 27th Annual Hearts & Heroes Gala

...will be accomplished." In addition to the award presentations, the Hearts & Heroes Gala will include a cocktail and hors d'oeuvres reception, seated dinner, live and silent auctions, and dancing to the sounds of The Marsels. FOX25 News Anchors Maria Stephanos and Mark Ockerbloom will serve as even...

New Data Shows Blood Pressure Reduction Therapy with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) Effectively Reduces Blood Pressure in Elderly Patients to Target Blood Pressure

...tudy end and a subgroup analysis by age (greater than or equal to 75 years or >75 years). Mean baseline ABPM was 148.8/80.9 mm Hg and mean baseline seated BP was 165.5/87.7 mm Hg, indicating predominant systolic hypertension in this elderly patient cohort with a mean age of 71.9 years and 65.9 percent ch...

New Data Shows AZOR(R) (amlodipine and olmesartan medoxomil) Significantly Improves 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure

...study, AZOR demonstrated significant reductions in seated blood pressure (SeBP), also known as cuff BP. Unli... a day. AZOR 10/40 mg provided a mean reduction in seated systolic blood pressure (SeSBP) of 24.6 mm Hg and the seated diastolic blood pressure (SeDBP) reading of 12.3 m...

Brain Waves Show Sound Processing Abnormalities in Autistic Children

...lmet that houses magnetic detectors and looks similar to an old-fashioned hair dryer is lowered over the patient's head while the patient remains in a seated position. The helmet analyzes electrical currents from the brain. For the study, 64 patients, age six to 15, with a diagnosis of autism spect...

APTA Supports Surgeon General's 'Call to Action' to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism

...suggest that when you have little room to move and stretch, do some simple, seated exercises to keep the blood flowing, the joints mobile, and the muscles rel...end of their flight," Moffat says. APTA suggests that passengers not stay seated for the duration of the flight and recommends that passengers walk up and d...

Pharmacopeia's First-in-Class Investigational Therapy PS433540 Achieves Statistically Significant Reductions in Blood Pressure in Hypertensive Patients

...tistically significant vs. placebo (P<0.001). Mean seated office systolic and diastolic blood pressure, the ...cording to their labels, have the ability to lower seated office blood pressure up to 12/8mmHg.(1) Data show...-hour diastolic ambulatory blood pressure and mean seated office systolic and diastolic blood pressure as we...

Azor(TM) Reduces Blood Pressure in Difficult to Treat Special Populations

...fectious diseases, cancer, bone and joint diseases, and immune disorders. For more information, please visit http://www.dsus.com . * SeDBP = seated Diastolic Blood Pressure. According to the JNC 7, a SeDBP between 90 and 99 is considered stage 1 hypertension and 100 and above is consi...

New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R)

... mm Hg to the more aggressive normotensive target." In the overall study, both stage 1 and stage 2 patients receiving BENICAR HCT 40/25 mg saw their seated systolic blood pressure (SeSBP) drop a mean of 23 mm Hg from a mean SBP baseline of 158 mm Hg (placebo: -2.6 mm Hg). In addition, more than one in fou...
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Philly®: One-Piece™ Collar

Description:...rage is efficiently managed where space is limited. Color-coded labels and Velcro fasteners ensure easy recognition of sizes. Either in a supine or seated position, application is quick and easy. Every product we manufacture demonstrates our commitment to patient compliance and recovery through superi...
Company:Philadelphia Cervical Collar Company

Lyra-i Laser System

Description:... remarkable depth of penetration of 1064nm is due to its low scattering and epidermal transparency allowing the effective delivery of energy to deeply seated targets, such as blue and purple vessels while safely avoiding epidermal pigment. Computer adjusted fluence, delivered in adjustable pulse widths coup...
Company:Laserscope (now Iridex)

Cherf Cast Stand

Description:... The adjustable height permits optimal leg position for the seated patient and helps insure the application of a cast with the foot/ankle at 90 degrees to the leg. The foot is placed on the tongue of the stand. Stocki...
Company:Innomed, Inc.

CTF MEG 151

Description:... 151 channels cover the entire head with a high density, with provisions for the eyes and ears. Patients and subjects are examined in a comfortable seated position or laying down....
Company:CTF Systems, Inc.

Magnes 2500 WH

Description:...In-Vacuum (CIV) technology, it allows for easy and rapid transition between seated and supine recording positions, to accommodate routine clinical protocols as well as research studies on seated subjects. The Magnes 2500 WH also allows a choice of detector configuration...
Company:4-D Neuroimaging

Magnes 3600 WH

Description:...a combination of the two. With the proprietary Coils-In-Vacuum (CIV) technology, the Magnes 3600 WH can be easily and rapidly transitioned between the seated and supine positions, providing the optimal measurement configuration for any MEG study. While designed for the researcher, the Magnes 3600 WH has the...
Company:4-D Neuroimaging

Evolution Vision Diagnostic System

Description:...actitioner complete control of the refraction process through the handheld remote control. With the Evolution, the practitioner can remain comfortably seated throughout the entire exam eliminating the repetitive stress injuries associated with standing, stretching, and reaching. Also, the practitioner can p...
Company:Marco Ophthalmic, Inc.

UroPass® II Open Tip Ureteral Stents

Features:...; > Reduces encrustation 360 kidney curl points away from ureteral opening during removal > Less trauma to surrounding tissue Helix kidney curl can be seated in the renal pelvis or calyx > Makes precision placement easier Large internal lumen > Urine flows more freely Medial line and trailing suture > Aids ...
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PI™ (Single Use Reloadable Stapler With Titanium Staples)

Features:...narrow shaft allows for greater access and visibility in General, Thoracic and Colorectal procedures. Instrument will not close if pin has not been seated properly, which ensures proper staple formation. Slim anvil provides greater access and reduced dissection. Jaws will not close with an empty/fi...
Company:Autosuture

PI™ (Single Use Loading Unit With Titanium Staples)

Features:...narrow shaft allows for greater access and visibility in General, Thoracic and Colorectal procedures. Instrument will not close if pin has not been seated properly, which ensures proper staple formation. Slim anvil provides greater access and reduced dissection. Jaws will not close with an empty/fi...
Company:Autosuture
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Spleen

...for an enlarged spleen , he or she will percuss (tap) along the left ... The spleen is an oblong organ (some would say it is tongue-shaped) seated just ... The spleen contains lots of long winding narrow blood vessels full of hair-pin ... The spleen of an adult human weighs about 170 gr...

Quadriceps

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Pyorrhea

...ase. ... holds your teeth in place, a condition called Periodontitis ( Pyorrhea ) ... YOGA POSES FOR PYORRHEA , Fish Pose, Shoulder Stand Pose, seated Forward ... YOGA ASANAS FOR PYORRHEA . SARVANGASNA. Steps. MATSYASANA. Steps ... Home remedies offer you herbal and natural method to treat Pyor...

Ophthalmoscopy

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Esophageal manometry

...st that takes ... Esophageal manometry is the recording of muscle pressures and coordination of ... Esophageal Manometry . The patient is seated on the side of a bed. ... An Esophageal is a tube which carries food and liquid things from the throat to the stomach. ... Esophageal Dilata...
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When intestinal bacteria go surfing

... growths, so-called pedestals. The bacteria are securely anchored to this pedestal; the pedestals, in contrast, are mobile. This enables the bacteria, seated upon them, to surf over the cell surface and reproduce upon it, without being flushed from the intestine. But how do the bacteria bring the host cells...

Jupiter's shrinking red spot

...action with the ventilation system's swirling flow creates a stagnant zone "at just the wrong place." The height of the stagnant zone is exactly where seated passengers breathe. Future research aims to devise ways for breaking up this stagnant zone and reducing the ability of wakes from people moving aroun...

Animal and biological science highlights: San Antonio Fluid Dynamics Conference, Nov. 23-25

...action with the ventilation system's swirling flow creates a stagnant zone "at just the wrong place." The height of the stagnant zone is exactly where seated passengers breathe. Future research aims to devise ways for breaking up this stagnant zone and reducing the ability of wakes from people moving aroun...

A chilling glimpse inside the minds of dangerous criminals

...e a sadistic craving for power and a need to feel in control. Levin also, for the first time, lets down his guard and reveals what it feels like to be seated so close to such cold-blooded killers. Many killers, as Levin points out, are meticulous planners. Levin has found that even in situations that a...

Fitness has fallen since the days of Ancient Greece

... Dr Rossiter measured the metabolic rates of modern athletes rowing a reconstruction of an Athenian trireme, a 37m long warship powered by 170 rowers seated in three tiers. Using portable metabolic analysers, he measured the energy consumption of a sample of the athletes powering the ship over a range of d...

Warming oceans threaten Antarctic glaciers

...y of Edinburgh’s School of GeoSciences, said: "Our assessment confirms that just one type of glacier in Antarctica is retreating today ?those that are seated in deep submarine basins and flow directly into the oceans. These glaciers are vulnerable to small changes in ocean temperature, such as those that ha...

Computer scientists unravel 'language of surgery'

...As a first step, the researchers have begun collecting data recorded by Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci Surgical Systems. These systems allow a surgeon, seated at a computer workstation, to guide robotic tools to perform minimally invasive procedures involving the heart, the prostate and other organs. Althoug...

Brain regions do not communicate efficiently in adults with autism

...80. The EEGs, which measure the activity of hundreds of millions of brain cells, were collected with an array of 124 electrodes while the people were seated and relaxed with their eyes closed for two minutes. The researchers found patterns of higher than normal neural connectivity in the left hemisp...

FDA: 'Highly Unlikely' Green Tea Lowers Cancer Risk

...d to the instrument ports. However, surgery with the da Vinci does not mean close proximity to the patient. Unlike with laparoscopy, the surgeon is seated across the room from the patient, with arms inserted into the nearby console, fingers on stirrup-like holders and eyes fixed on lenses for sharp magni...

Screen all at risk for HIV, plus pregnant women

...d to the instrument ports. However, surgery with the da Vinci does not mean close proximity to the patient. Unlike with laparoscopy, the surgeon is seated across the room from the patient, with arms inserted into the nearby console, fingers on stirrup-like holders and eyes fixed on lenses for sharp magni...
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Quest PharmaTech Announces Results Showing its Photosensitizer, SL052, is an Effective Immuno-Stimulant when combined with Immunotherapy for the Removal of Solid Tumors

...mic (ultrasound activation) therapy. Photodynamic therapy is applicable for superficial level solid tumors and sonodynamic therapy targets more deeply seated solid tumors. "These results further define the therapeutic profile of SL052," stated Dr. Madi R. Madiyalakan, Chief Executive Officer at Quest. "Wh...

60 LED Lights Enhance Magnifying Lamp for Assembly, Engineering, Inspection or Research

...s.     The sleek, lightweight arm is fully adaptable by height and angle over wide-radius work areas for comfortable use while seated or standing. Features also include vibration resistance, table clamp, concealed springs and tension adjustment knobs at all joints for lamp stability...

Campus Celebrates Historic Milestone

...ipated in the dedication ceremony and tours of the buildings. Dr. Carol Spalding, recently named as President of Rowan Cabarrus Community College, was seated on the dais representing the community college for the celebration. In addition to academic institutions, top officials from a number of companies w...

New Liko Multiple Purpose Lifting Straps Facilitate Patient Care Tasks

...ging linens and repositioning sheets. Other uses include assisting caregivers with aerating the bed, or the simple application or removal of a seated sling or supine stretcher frame. Use of the Multi-Strap can also assist x-ray technicians with inserting and removing an x-ray cartridge for ...

Governors business-plan contest has a surprise ending

...plications in accessibility and advertising. Visually impaired movie-goers, for example, could hear a narration soundtrack that would not bother those seated nearby. And customers of a store could, after being identified with other technologies, be given specialized messages. Stores that sell floor space no...

Fast and Easy Isolation of PCR-Ready Genomic DNA from Whole Blood

...entially bind white blood cells (WBC) from a whole blood sampleol ( Figure 1 ), a hypotonic solution is added to a microspin cup seated in a 2-ml collection tube. A whole blood sample (25 l to 200 l) is then added to this solution, and the red blood cells (RBC) ar...
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HERAsafe KS from Thermo Scientific

Description:...ures ease of handling. The eye-level display on the rear wall is unique. All parameters and operating functions can be conveniently monitored from a seated position. No need to strain your back when you want to find out the current operating status of your cabinet. For the first time, all parameters are...
Company:Thermo Scientific
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Spleen

...n - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ... Spleen Diseases: MedlinePlus ... The spleen is an oblong organ (some would say it is tongue-shaped) seated just ... The spleen contains lots of long winding narrow blood vessels full of hair-pin ... The spleen is the largest of the lymphatic orga...

Segregating

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