Red Cross Readies Shelters As Flood Waters Threaten to Top Levees
Fargo Residents Urged to Register with Safe and Well
WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross is sending more disaster workers into North Dakota and Minnesota today to staff shelters that will be needed in the event of evacuations should the Red River top lev...
USAID Helps Flood Victims in Colombia
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing $100,000 in response to the heavy rainfall on February 15 and 16 in Columbia. Due to the rains, the Mira River in southwestern Colombia overflowed, causing extensive floodi...
Choosing a Highly-Trained Bariatric Surgeon Crucial as Surgical Weight Loss Procedures Rise and Less-Qualified Doctors Flood the Market
In response to the growing consumer demand for weight loss surgery, the number of physicians performing these procedures has also skyrocketed, enabling unqualified doctors to infiltrate the industry. Selecting a board-certified surgeon who is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgery ...
USAID Provides Assistance to Togo Flood Victims
WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Government,
through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing
an initial $50,000 to the Togolese Red Cross for the provision of emergency
relief supplies to the flood-affected population in Togo.
Beginning in mi...
Sanford-Brown College Students Help in Missouri Flood Relief
Nursing Students Educate Community in Hydration and Sanitation, Sand Bag
St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 27, 2008 -- Eighteen Sanford-Brown students assisted Missouri community residents who were impacted by raging Mississippi waters, last week. In addition to sand bagging...
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Donates $25,000 to American Red Cross for Flood Disaster Recovery
CHICAGO, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield
of Illinois (BCBSIL) today donated $25,000 to the American Red Cross for
disaster recovery services in areas affected by the current floods, which
include northern Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri.
"Our hearts go out to the t...
Doctors of Optometry Urge Contact Lens Wearers to Be Vigilant With Lens Hygiene and Compliance in Flood Areas
ST. LOUIS, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- As flooding continues to expand
across much of the Midwest, the American Optometric Association (AOA)
reminds contact lens wearers to closely follow hygiene and compliance
instructions issued by their eye doctor. Higher temperatures combined with
Allergy expert has advice for flood victims
St. Louis, June 19, 2008 As if the emotional and financial impact of flood
damage isn't bad enough, floodwaters can also bring health problems. H. James Wedner, M.D., professor of medicine and chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis...
Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates Supplies to Assist Columbus, Ind., in Flood Cleanup Efforts
ROSWELL, Ga., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional is
donating thousands of health and hygiene products to help Columbus, Ind.,
businesses and residents clean up from the extensive damage caused by the
"We know that Columbus was hit very hard by these storms a...
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation Donates $25,000 to Red Cross for Flood Relief Efforts in Wisconsin
WAUKESHA, Wis., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue
Shield Foundation LLC today announced it is donating $25,000 to the
American Red Cross for the Wisconsin Flood
Strong storms over the course of the past week in Wisconsin have caused
widespread flooding and...
Flood in Medical Technology
Animals That Cyclone Survivors Depend on Need Help Now
... food for surviving livestock in and around
camps, or spare hay of any type will be available in Myanmar. Any precious
grass that is not ruined by the flood
will be owned by individuals and will
not be for sale.
Wet conditions, lowered immune systems, endemic disease such as Foot
and Mouth and overcrow...
Northwestern Memorial Transplant Program Initiates New Study
... HLA-Identical Renal Transplants."
The first subjects to participate in the study underwent kidney
transplant surgery on Thursday, Jan. 10. Sharon flood
of Pingree Grove,
Ill. donated her kidney to her brother Steven Yelk of Gurnee, Ill., who
suffers from polycystic kidney disease (PKD), which causes c...
Flood in Medical Products
Lindstrom Lasik Spatula and Marker
Description:...pararadial mark that is used to ensure proper alignment of the flap after treatment. The spatula may be used to atraumatically retract the flap and to flood
it back into place following laser treatment. The chisel shaped end helps facilitate lifting the edge of the flap for enhancement procedures....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz
Nature's Tears® EyeMist™
Features:... Not an eye drop
Does not flood
100% safe and convenient
No lifting the eyelid
Does not disturb make-up
Apply as often as needed ...
Company:Bio-Logic Aqua Technologies
Flood in Medical Dictionary
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legend is a legendary story...
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Flood in Biological News
Flood in Biological Technology
Flawed Routers Flood UW Server
Low-cost Internet routers are the source of problem
Madison, WI- Over 2,200 computers on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus were infected with the latest e-mail virus last week. At the same time, it was revealed that beginning in May 2003, UW-Madison discovered that it was the recipien...
Yongye International Announces Branded Store Network Increases Over 40% to 5,000 Stores
...ore network in 2009 reflects the
success of our channel partner training and development programs and our
coordinated efforts with our distributors to flood
targeted market areas with
world-class advertising. This process is creating a 'push-pull' effect which
drives penetration into the farming communitie...
DNA Software, Inc. Awarded $2.5 M in NIH Funding to Develop Pioneering Nucleic Acid-based Technologies
...from this nucleic acid information.
In Silico 3D Structure Prediction to Improve and Accelerate Drug Discovery
The genomics era has produced a flood
of interesting macromolecular sequences, but there is a shortage of corresponding 3-dimensional (3D) structural information. As a result, there is a ...
New RISI Report Analyzes South American Tree Farm and Biomass Energy Investment Opportunities
...arm & Managed Forest Industry . The report describes in detail how the convergence of the timberland, bioenergy, and carbon markets is creating a flood
of new investment opportunities in South America's plantation forest industry and analyzes the structure of that industry. The study also provides an ...
New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough
...s an antibiotic and named neoviridogrisen. The new UC San Diego algorithms would have quickly identified this fact. These algorithms make sense of the flood
of tiny peptide fragments that are generated by machines called mass spectrometers that blast nonribosomal peptides apart and determine their sizes.
The MedZilla Report: Febraury 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health
... After the flood
of layoffs in health care in January, the industry seems to have taken a deep breath and a step back, getting back on track and creating 27,000 new jo...
Myanmar's Cyclone-Damaged Rice Production Regions Monitored with GIS
...ulture industry for determining market impacts.
"Our GIS maps and flood
classification data show that the areas originally inundated by the storm a...th only 418,000 hectares, or 46 percent of the original area, still showing flood
effects. FAS will continue to produce reports and maps and perform analysis...
UA optical scientists add new, practical dimension to holography
...rline or fighter pilots any hazards within their entire surrounding airspace, or give emergency response teams nearly real-time views of fast-changing flood
or traffic problems, for example.
And no one yet knows where the advertising and entertainment industries will go with possible applications, Peygh...
Masimo Corporation Given Approval to Market the Masimo Rad-57 Pulse CO-Oximeter in Japan
...accurately diagnose and triage
CO-poisoned victims at the scene can speed transport and proper treatment
for higher priority cases, while reducing the flood
patients at hospitals due to suspected poisonings and eliminating
unnecessary lab tests."
Joe E. Kiani, Chairman and CEO of Masimo s...
Greeks get space-based help in wake of deadly fires
...at for Civil Protection intends to use these maps for post-fire management purposes, such as burnt area mapping, reforestation and the construction of flood
prevention projects and supply them to the Greek authorities, such as the Greek Forest Service, responsible for consequence management."
Flood in Biological Products
CiphergenExpress Software from Ciphergen
Description:...data from normal biologic diversity. The new CiphergenExpress Data Manager is now available to help better manage the complex sample tracking and data flood
inherent to biomarker discovery. The CiphergenExpress Software package provides a robust, client-server relational database system for management and ...