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Alberta pharmacists vested with authority to prescribe

The provincial government has permitted the Alberta pharmacists to prescribe drugs and administer vaccines, without a doctor’s approval//. But drugs under the narcotics category or addictive drugs will still need a doctor’s approval. Now, beginning fall, pharmacists who have undergone a full-...

New Research Suggests Most Are Willing to Make Tradeoffs and Would Embrace Comprehensive Health Care Reform

...ngage the public and open the door to addressing other more complex issues. "For decades, lawmakers have focused primarily on the debate among vested and represented interest groups, and have not developed ways to engage in meaningful conversations with the American public," said Sterling Speirn, th...

AARP Responds to Health Reform Scare Tactics

...groups. "The main opponents of this research are those groups with a vested interest in a health care system that wastes billions of dollars each year ...lth care decisions. We will also fight the campaign of misinformation that vested interests are using to try to scare older Americans in order to protect the...

Rochester Medical Reports Third Quarter Results

... mandated by SFAS 123R. This adjustment adds back the compensation expense recorded for stock options granted to employees and directors that vested during the three and nine months ended June 30, 2009 and 2008. The gross amount of compensation expense for the three months ended June 30, 2...

Labopharm amends debt facility agreement with Hercules

...adol product increase following the recent U.S. launch. The remaining portion of the Warrant granted to HTGC under the terms of the original agreement vested at the completion of the amendment. All other terms of the agreement remain unchanged. Labopharm also announced that it has entered into a $2.6 mill...

Rochester Medical Reports Second Quarter Results

...d by SFAS 123R. This adjustment adds back the compensation expense recorded for stock options granted to employees and directors that vested during the three and sixth months ended March 31, 2009 and 2008. The gross amount of compensation expense for the three months ended ...

'Pandemic Preparedness Manual' Offers Guide to Dealing with Possible Swine Flu Pandemic

...al ," a complimentary resource that can assist in planning for, controlling and responding to the threat of influenza. Workplaces have a vested interest in mitigating the effects of a pandemic. The Spanish flu of 1918, for example, affected hundreds of millions of people and resulted in more t...

Egg Donor Surge Makes Due Diligence Critical: 7 Questions Donors Should Ask

...at their practices and behaviors serve all parties well, notes von Halle. "But egg donors must remember that it's their bodies and no one is as deeply vested in their health as they are," she adds. "Asking the right questions upfront will help protect them." Founded in 1992, ARR was the first donor rec...

Adoption of Consumer-Driven Health Plans Accelerated by Recession

... only generic medications and lower-cost options, if they carry a pharmacy benefit at all," said Wade. "As a result, the pharmaceutical industry has a vested interest in consumers selecting COBRA coverage over an individual CDHP, because the group plan is more likely to have more substantial drug coverage."...

NeoGenomics Appoints Douglas M. VanOort as Executive Chairman and Interim Chief Executive Officer

...ll vest upon the attainment of exceptional share price performance at levels ranging from $3.00 to $6.00 per share. The remaining 20% of the warrants vested immediately upon the consummation of his investment. About NeoGenomics, Inc. NeoGenomics, Inc. is a high-complexity CLIA-certified clini...
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Chemstar Corporation Announces a New Powerful, One-Step Product That Effectively Controls Listeria, Salmonella, E. coli and Fly Larvae in Floor Drains

...illion cases of foodborne illness occur nationwide each year, resulting in 325,000 hospitalizations and 5,000 deaths. Food-related businesses have a vested interest in reducing or eliminating the risk of foodborne pathogens such as Listeria, Salmonella, and E. coli. Chemstar Corporation President and CEO,...
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Promising device snags young inventors coveted spot at IShow

...d, it was truly an exciting moment, because, while we believe in the technology to our core, sometimes we need to hear it from someone else who has no vested interest," Rajan said. The device was developed at the Abramson Center for the Future of Health, a joint partnership between UH's College of Techno...

'Climate change: Global risks, challenges and decisions'

...ems; building on a growing public desire for governments to act on climate change; removing implicit and explicit subsidies; reducing the influence of vested interests that increase emissions and reduce resilience; enabling the shifts from ineffective governance and weak institutions to innovative leadershi...

Experts discuss applying systematic review to the field of nutrition

... for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center. "To be involved in a systematic review, I must be free of personal biases or vested interest in a particular outcome. I focus on the methodology and look to my colleagues for their nutrition expertise," says Lau, also a professor at T...

Issues at intersection of climate change and health impact global well-being

...eographic thinking in health. Discussions of climate change involve scientific complexity, considerable uncertainty, ample misinformation and many vested interests with the resulting potential to frighten, confuse and/or alienate people. Health communication has therefore emerged as a key discipline in...

Scientists urged to make a stand on climate change

...ften exert a disproportionate influence on policy. Some will simply argue that the Earth is flat because 'it looks flat'," he writes. "Groups with vested interests in business-as-usual (such as tobacco spokespeople or fossil fuel lobbyists) will attempt to push so-called 'scientific evidence' to support...

New hope for horse lovers as effective control for killer ragwort is proposed

...of the Ragwort Control Act followed by a Code of Practice in 2004. As a result, large land owners such as Network Rail and the Highways Agency have a vested interest in finding the most effective control method available. World-renowned for its extensive work and successes in using living organisms to c...

Protect patients from exploitation by alternative medicines industry

...ontrol of a situation that is entirely out of their control, says Waxman. For others it is because of the pressure put on them by families, friends or vested interest groups to “go organic.? “It’s time for legislation to focus on a particularly vulnerable section of our society and do something to limit...

Chernobyl: The true scale of the accident

... sharpen priorities and streamline the programs to target the most needy, noting that reallocating resources is likely to face "strong resistance from vested interests". One suggestion calls for a "buy out" of the entitlement to benefits in return for lump sum start-up financing for small businesses. ...
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Excalibur International Marine (49% Owned by EFT BioTech Holdings) Completes Inaugural Passenger Crossing of Taiwan Strait

...ing company which conducts its business through its wholly-owned subsidiary, EFT Biotech Holdings, Inc., and its wholly owned subsidiaries and various vested interests. EFT BioTech Holdings, Inc. is an e-commerce company serving consumers with EFT's "made in USA" neutraceuticals, health and beauty EFT brand...

EFT BioTech Holdings, Inc.'s Sea Vessel Completes Inaugural Passenger Voyage Across the Taiwan Strait

...vada holding company which conducts its business through its wholly-owned subsidiary, EFT Biotech, Inc., and its wholly owned subsidiaries and various vested interests. EFT BioTech Holdings, Inc. is a B2B e-commerce company serving consumers with EFT's "made in USA" neutraceuticals, health and beauty EFT br...

Helix BioPharma Announces Q3 2009 Financial Results and Provides Product Development Update

... granted on December 17, 2008 over their vesting period. The stock options vested 25% on the date of grant and 25% at each anniversary date thereafter. The ...anted on June 30, 2005 over their vesting period. These options were fully vested as of July 31, 2008. Interest income Interest income in the three ...

Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Reports Unaudited First Quarter 2009 Results

...ompany's board of directors approved a share option exchange program that offered the Company's eligible employees and directors the right to exchange vested and unvested outstanding share options to purchase ordinary shares of the Company under the 2006 Share Incentive Plan for restricted shares of the Com...

EFT BioTech Holdings, Inc.'s Subsidiary Receives First Permit to Cross Taiwan Strait

...ing company which conducts its business through its wholly-owned subsidiary, EFT Biotech Holdings, Inc., and its wholly owned subsidiaries and various vested interests. EFT BioTech Holdings, Inc. is an e-commerce company serving consumers with EFT's "made in USA" neutraceuticals, health and beauty EFT brand...

Insmed Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...amp;D and SG&A Expenses were due largely to the recognition of stock compensation expense for the restricted stock and restricted stock units that vested on March 31, 2009 and the award of bonuses. Interest income for the most recent first quarter of $23,000 was $256,000 lower than the corresponding qu...

VIA Pharmaceuticals Secures Financing Up to $10.0 Million

...under the loan and the passage of time as set forth in the Loan Agreement. Based on the $2.0 million borrowing at closing, the Warrants are currently vested with respect to 8,333,333 shares and will vest with respect to an additional 8,333,333 shares 45 days after closing if certain conditions are met as p...

Jatropha Sector Reality Check: Still Viable In Volatile Times? Upcoming Webcast Shares Latest Insights

...Jatropha projects In light of recent economic and Jatropha developments, Dr. Taverner commented on both the challenges and rewards expected for those vested in the Jatropha industry. He stated, "We are heading into hard times where only the best businesses will survive and management of cash fl...

Jatropha World 2009 Advance Access: Surprisingly Candid Interview Series Examines Biofuel Predictions Compared to Fossil Fuels

...dge enterprise applications to Jatropha project developers and investors. Mr. Bhar's affiliation with D1-Williamson Magor has not only given him a vested interest in the growth of the Jatropha sector, but has also placed him in a unique position to explore the future direction of the biofuel industry fr...

Jatropha World 2009 Advance Access: Surprisingly Candid Interview Series Examines Biofuel Predictions Compared to Fossil Fuels

...dge enterprise applications to Jatropha project developers and investors. Mr. Bhar's affiliation with D1-Williamson Magor has not only given him a vested interest in the growth of the Jatropha sector, but has also placed him in a unique position to explore the future direction of the biofuel industry fr...
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