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Cannabis Market Expected to Benefit from Sales of Medical Products

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Hexa Research, the U.S. medical cannabis market is expected to reach $19.48 billion by 2024.  The expected growth is driven by medical advantages, particularly patients dealing with cancer, diabete...

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New podcast provides intimate look into the first year of medical school

"Making an MD: Year One" follows Zucker School of Medicine students as they learn everything from taking a pulse to talking with patients ...

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Elev8 Hemp, LLC Improves Efficiency and Brings on New Local Roaster

Company Hires Robert Clark as new President ROCKLEDGE, Fla. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Elev8 Brands, Inc. (OTC Pink: VATE), a holding company focused on the commercial development of hemp and CBD-based products including hemp coffee, tea, and E-juices, which target the health and wellne...

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KVK Tech, Inc. Launches First Mobile App

The Daily Dose Tracker will alert patients when to take their medicine ...

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Burlington Stores Raises More Than $32 Million For The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

In its 16th year of partnership, Burlington's 2017 campaign raised more than $3.3 million RYE BROOK, N.Y. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 16 th year, Burlington Stores and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Light The Night campaign united to shine a light on the ...

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Global Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Drugs Market Forecast 2018-2028

LONDON , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE inhibitors, angiotensin-II receptor blockers, calcium channel blockers, beta blockers, erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs), diuretic, Hospital Pharmacies, Retail Pharmacies, Online Pharmacies The Global Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Drugs ma...

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CanPay Launches Cashless Payment Solution for Maryland's Medical Marijuana Market

Cannabis Industry's First Legitimate Debit Payment Option Enters Maryland's Dispensaries ...

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GlobalFit and The Charge Group Join Forces

GlobalFit, The Philadelphia-Based Wellness Industry Leader for Over 25 Years, Adds New Nutritional Component to Help Companies and Insurers Offer the Best in Wellness and Technology to Their Employees and Members ...

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Sexual Abuse in the Mental Health System is Pervasive, Watchdog Reports

Mental health watchdog says sexual misconduct allegations are rife on the psychiatrist's couch ...

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Mobility City's Doors Are Now Open to Franchisees

Make a Difference in Your Community - Become a Mobility City Franchise Owner Today ...

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CompactCath Receives CE Mark For Its Flagship Discreet Intermittent Urinary Catheter

Approval clears the way for distribution of CompactCath in 28 countries across Europe, bringing new generation of intermittent catheters to EU patients. PALO ALTO, Calif. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CompactCath ( www.compactcath.com ), a medical device company committed to improving the ...

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds® Exhibits at The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) World Conference

SAN DIEGO , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC:MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the U.S., announced today that subsidiary HempMeds® is exhibiting at The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) 25th Annual World Conference which will take p...

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Empiric Health Announces Becca LaFond Joins the Firm as Chief Service Officer to Spearhead Clinical Services Team

SALT LAKE CITY , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Empiric Health today announced Becca LaFond has joined the firm as Chief Service Officer. Ms. LaFond will join the leadership team at Empiric as it works with hospitals and health systems to reduce clinical variation and unnecessary cost while im...

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The Top 7 Jurisdictions Likely to Legalize Marijuana in 2018

USA News Group News Commentary LOS ANGELES , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The tide has turned with regard to public perception of marijuana use and the movement toward legalizing pot is moving in a wave. Seven jurisdictions are most likely to approve legal use of cannabis in 2018. Som...

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Raising Over $93,000 for Hurricane Harvey Victims, MB2 Dental Solutions Produces Touching Video Recapping How They've Overcome Harvey Together

The dental service organization banded together to support employees impacted in the Houston area ...

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Aprecia Pharmaceuticals and Cycle Pharmaceuticals Partner to Develop 3D-Printed Orphan Drugs

3DP Technology and life-saving drugs combine to deliver significant quality-of-life benefits for rare disease patients CINCINNATI and CAMBRIDGE, England , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, LLC ("Aprecia"), The 3DP Pharmaceutical Company, and Cycle Pharmaceuticals, Ltd....

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Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Caradigm as a Product Leader for its Value-based Care Management IT Solutions

Caradigm's healthcare analytics software suite enables providers to improve value-based care for patients SANTA CLARA, California , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its analysis of the Healthcare IT – Value-based Care Management Industry, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Caradigm with...

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Sugarmade Says "Goodnight" to Cannabis Flowers with BudLife™ Cannabis Storage Final Prototype Testing

CITY OF INDUSTRY, California , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sugarmade, Inc. (OTC: SGMD) today announces an important step toward the introduction of the patented, BudLife™ cannabis storage system. The Company has entered live prototype testing of cannabis flowers in various versions of Bu...

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University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute Joins Caris Life Sciences' Precision Oncology Alliance

IRVING, Texas , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Caris Life Sciences ® , a leading innovator in molecular science focused on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, today announced that the University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute (UCCI) has joined Caris' Precision Oncology Alliance™ (POA...

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Travel Platform WeTravel Launches a Public Retreat Center Directory For Wellness Tourism

Thousands of wellness centers worldwide to search and compare ...

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Good Water Farms Expands Microgreens Availability via Whole Foods, a Cookbook and CSA-style Delivery

Soil-loving Surfer, Brendan Davison, Focuses on Making Microgreens the Future of Food as his Farm Achieves Biodynamic® Certification ...

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David F. Ertel, Nationally Known Academic Medical Center Executive and Expert in Healthcare Finance and Business Strategy, Joins BDC Advisors

Former University of Miami Health System executive and Morgan Stanley health care managing director becomes Senior Advisor ...

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Pot Stocks Gearing Up for Strong 2018 as Cannabis CBD Frenzy Intensifies

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary PALM BEACH, Florida , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The hemp, cannabis and marijuana industry is booming while more and more retail investors are really taking notice. According to Cowen & Co., legal marijuana sales in the U.S. have the opportun...

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Nordic Nanovector to Present at DNB Nordic Healthcare Conference

OSLO, Norway , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Nanovector ASA (OSE: NANO) announces that the company will be presenting at the DNB Nordic Healthcare Conference on 14th of December 2017 in Oslo, Norway . The slides presented will be available on Nordic Nanovector's website ( www.nordi...

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Barre3 The Avenue - East Cobb Named Best Barre Studio in Atlanta by Best Self Magazine

The innovative fitness studio is recognized as Atlanta's premiere barre studio - delivering a full-body, low-impact workout in a stunning, loft-like space. ...

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Award-winning Independent Family Adventure Movie "Thrill Ride" Released on DVD and Streaming Tuesday, December 12th

Movie is Years-in-the-Making Labor of Love by Writer/Director Father Whose Late Son Thought of Premise ...

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Peachtree Bioresearch Solutions Invests in Site Performance and Satisfaction with Greenphire's Investigator Payment Software

CRO selects eClinicalGPS to improve accuracy, frequency, visibility and control of the site payment process KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. , Dec.12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --   Greenphire , the global leader in financial software for clinical trials, announced today that Peachtree Bioresearch Solutions ha...

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Nurse-Led Research Benefits From Donation to DAISY Foundation

Nurse.com by OnCourse Learning lends support to nursing-led patient care improvement efforts ...

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Global Alopecia Drugs Market Revenue Expected to Expand at CAGR of 4.8% Over Next Ten Years - MarketResearch.biz

NEW YORK , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketResearch.biz announces publication of its recently generated research report titled, " Global Alopecia Drugs Market By Type (Alopecia Areata, Alopecia Totalis, Alopecia Universalis) Route Of Administration (Topical, Oral, Injectable) En...

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Stoma/Ostomy Care Market Worth 2.99 Billion USD by 2022

PUNE, India , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research " Stoma/ Ostomy Care Market   by Product (Bags (Surgery Type (Ileostomy, Colostomy, Urostomy), System (One, Two-Piece), Usability (Drainable, Closed), Shape (Flat, Convex)), and Accessories (Powder, Paste)), ...

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Tissue Expanders Market Size Worth $1.5 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 5.5%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global  tissue expanders market is anticipated to reach USD 1.5 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. This growth can be attributed to increase in the number of reconstruction surgeries.      (Logo: ...

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Cultivating the Cannabis Lifestyle: Canadian Cannabis Players Gear Up for Recreational Marijuana Legalization

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage NEW YORK , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Public acceptance and legislative approval of cannabis use, both for medicinal and recreational purposes, continue to spread internationally. In Canada , where medicinal cannabis has been legal since 2001, the ...

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The Therapeutic Potential of Pharmacologically Active Cannabinoids

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage NEW YORK , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The discovery of the human body's endocannabinoid system in the early 1990s led to a surge of new drug development activity to address multiple maladies and identify new ways to treat serious diseases. The pharm...

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Linear Health Sciences Announces Additional Funding of $1.5 Million for Orchid Safety Release Valve

- Vascular Access Device Designed to Help Prevent IV Dislodgement OKLAHOMA CITY , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Linear Health Sciences today announced additional investment funding of $1.538 million , bringing total company financing to nearly $3 million . Linear Health Sciences is the dev...

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Firelands Regional Medical Center Goes LIVE with MEDITECH Web EHR

Ohio healthcare system benefiting from the mobility, intuitiveness, and flexibility of MEDITECH's Web EHR across the entire continuum ...

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BioHealth Innovation Appoints Three New Board Members

Ashish K. Kulkami, PhD of Avantor, Anne S. Lindblad, PhD of The Emmes Corporation, and Kurt Newman, MD of Children's National Hospital, Join BHI's Board ...

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Cardiome Announces Strategic Licensing Agreement To Commercialize Aggrastat In Russia

1. Amsterdam EA et al. 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with non–ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;64:e139–228. 2. Da...

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Telos Partners Welcomes Jason Inzana, Ph.D., to Expand Strategic Capabilities Amid Rapid Growth

Biomedical engineering expert Jason Inzana, Ph.D., appointed as manager of Evidence Strategy and Development ...

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ToothShower - It's Not Your Typical Toothbrush Stocking Stuffer, It's So Much More

ToothShower is the product to order this holiday season, earning more than $181,000 in early pre-sales in just two months ...

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Boehringer Ingelheim initiates real-world study of treatment sequencing in EGFR mutation-positive lung cancer

- GioTag study will assess the impact of sequential TKI therapy of afatinib followed by osimertinib for patients ...

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Sutro Antibody Effectively Targets CD74 in Lymphoma & Multiple Myeloma Preclinical Studies

- Results Presented at ASH are a Promising Sign as Company Prepares for STRO-001 Phase 1 Trial - SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Two studies presented yesterday at the American Society of Hematology's annual meeting in Atlanta showed frequent expression of CD74,...

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Quest Diagnostics Completes Acquisition of Shiel Medical Laboratory from Fresenius Medical Care

Transaction broadens access to Quest's diagnostic innovations in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area ...

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Poultry Health Market Value to Reach US$11.0 Billion by the End of 2025: Transparency Market Research

Global Poultry Health Market: Rising Awareness and Governmental Supports Increases Demand ALBANY, New York , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research observes that global poultry health market is highly fragmented due to strong presence of several players. The consiste...

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PhRMA Announces Major Commitment to Address the Opioid Crisis in America

Industry Commits Significant Resources in 2018 for State, Local Programs; Establishes Partnership with the Addiction Policy Forum WASHINGTON , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) today announced a new multi-year, multimill...

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Number one research priority for Lyme disease? Better testing.

LymeDisease.org releases "Top 10 Lyme Disease Research Questions," as federal government weighs options in fight against growing epidemic. ...

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Lianluo Smart Limited Chairman of the Board of Directors Announces Intention to Purchase up to US$6 Million of Class A Common Shares

BEIJING , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lianluo Smart Limited ("Lianluo Smart" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: LLIT) , a smart service and products provider in China, today announced that Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Zhitao He , has notified the Company that he intends to purchase up t...

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SA Ignite Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for its Leadership in Developing Pioneering Technology in the North American Value-based Care Compliance Space

The IgniteQ platform provides a comprehensive foundation for program management solutions with proactive tools for analytics, compliance regulations, and clinician performance optimization SANTA CLARA, California , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the value-based...

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Canadian Health Policy Institute: Adjusting for population and inflation, the total direct cost of patented drugs has experienced near zero real growth for the last decade

TORONTO , Dec. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - A new study published by the Canadian Health Policy Institute (CHPI) concludes that there is no spending crisis regarding patented drugs in Canada . Adjusting for real economic factors like population, CPI and GDP, the total direct cost burden from patented drugs ...

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DARZALEX® (daratumumab) Combination Regimen Significantly Improved Outcomes for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma Patients who are Transplant Ineligible

Phase 3 ALCYONE data showed DARZALEX in combination with bortezomib, melphalan and prednisone meaningfully improved progression-free survival and response rates ATLANTA and RARITAN, N.J. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research & Development, LLC today announced data from the P...

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Late-Breaking Clinical Trials Signal New Therapeutic Options for Many Patients in the Near Term

Major advances in the treatment of cancers and blood disorders reported ...

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Once-Daily, Oral SAVAYSA® (edoxaban) Met Primary Endpoint in Investigational Hokusai-VTE CANCER Study

- Hokusai-VTE CANCER study is a phase 3b, prospective, randomized, open-label, blind end-point (PROBE) study evaluating edoxaban versus low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) dalteparin in venous thromboembolism (VTE) associated with primarily active cancer(1),(2),(3) BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Dec. ...

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IV Tubing Sets and Accessories Market Value is Expected to Reach US$ 1,248 Million by 2025 - Persistence Market Research

Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Insertion Segment to Dominate the Global IV Tubing Sets and Accessories Market between 2017 and 2025 NEW YORK , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by PMR titled "IV Tubing Sets and Accessories Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Forec...

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Stethoscope Market Size Worth $522.6 Million by 2025 | CAGR: 4.7%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global  stethoscope market is expected to reach USD 522.6 million by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The global increase in cardiac and pulmonary diseases is likely to drive the market during the forecast p...

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AbbVie Announces Phase 3 Study of VENCLEXTA™/ VENCLYXTO™ (venetoclax) in Combination with Rituxan® (rituximab) Meets its Primary Endpoint

- Phase 3 MURANO results presented for the first time today as one of six late breaking abstracts during the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Atlanta, GA References 1 American Society of Hematology 59 th Annual Meetin...

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Pre-Market Technical Scan on Biotech Equities -- BioMarin Pharma, Aptevo Therapeutics, Otonomy, and Epizyme

NEW YORK , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In keeping with the commitment to dynamically provide members with timely information, WallStEquities.com has issued free tailored Stock Review on BMRN, APVO, OTIC, and EPZM which is a click away at www.wallstequities.com/registration . On Monday, Dece...

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Realm Therapeutics Announces First Patient Dosed in Phase 2 Study of PR013 for the Treatment of Allergic Conjunctivitis

MALVERN, Pa. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Realm Therapeutics plc (AIM:RLM), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on leveraging its proprietary immunomodulatory technology, today announces the first patient has been dosed in its Phase 2 study of PR013, the Company's topical opht...

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Indivior Announces NDA Acceptance of RBP-7000 Risperidone Monthly Depot

A Novel Sustained-Release Candidate for Treatment of Schizophrenia SLOUGH, England and RICHMOND, Va. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Indivior PLC (LON: INDV) (the 'Company') today announces that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the New Drug Application (NDA) for RBP...

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ConsumerMedical announces unprecedented growth in 2017

Leading health concierge company celebrates 50 percent year-over-year growth, now provides assistance to over 2 million individuals PEMBROKE, Mass. , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ConsumerMedical, a leading health care decision support and concierge company, announced its 2017 business miles...

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6th Annual Conference on May 17-19, 2018 provides critical training for Collaborative professionals from all over Florida

Over 200 Collaborative professionals (family lawyers, financial and mental health professionals) will be attending this Conference hosted by the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals ("FACP"). The Conference will explore creative ways to increase access to Collaborative services for a dive...

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BTG plc: Northwestern University Adopts Y90 TARE with TheraSphere® as First-Line Treatment for HCC

Based on experience with 1000 patients over 15 years, the largest single-centre prospective, cohort of patients with HCC treated with Y90 glass microspheres LONDON , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BTG plc (LSE: BTG), a global specialist healthcare company, today announced that following ...

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Diabetes Drugs Market Value to Reach US$58.4 billion by the End of 2025: Transparency Market Research

Global Diabetes Drugs Market: Type 2 Diabetes to Dominate Consumption of Drugs ALBANY, New York , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research observes that the global diabetes drugs market is likely to witness intense competition in the coming years due to a strong presen...

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Quotidian Technical Highlights on Selected Medical Supplies Stocks -- OraSure Technologies, Hill-Rom, Tandem Diabetes Care, and Mazor Robotics

NEW YORK , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In keeping with the commitment to dynamically provide members with timely information, WallStEquities.com has issued free tailored Stock Review on OSUR, HRC, TNDM, and MZOR which is a click away at www.wallstequities.com/registration . Today, WallStEqu...

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Darling Ingredients Inc. To Ring NYSE Closing Bell

For More Information, contact : Melissa A. Gaither, VP IR and Global Communications Email : [email protected] 251 O'Connor Ridge Blvd., Suite 300, Irving, Texas 75038 Phone : 972-717-0300 ...

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Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitoring Devices Market to Reach US$ 8,517.1 Mn by 2025 -Persistence Market Research

Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitoring Devices Market Revenue to Soar Across the North America Regional Market in the Near Future NEW YORK , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest market report published by Persistence Market Research, titled 'Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitoring Devices...

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e-Mental Health Project to Improve Access to Mental Health Services in Newfoundland and Labrador and Lead the Way Nationally

OTTAWA , Dec. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Fifteen primary health care clinics across Newfoundland and Labrador will take part in a Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) e-mental health demonstration project to reduce wait times and overcome geographic barriers to care. This project will also hig...

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Technical Perspectives on Surgery Partners, LifePoint Health, Select Medical, and Universal Health Services

NEW YORK , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --In keeping with the commitment to dynamically provide members with timely information, WallStEquities.com has issued free tailored Stock Review on SGRY, LPNT, SEM, and UHS which is a click away at www.wallstequities.com/registration . WallStEquities.com ...

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A Year for Building Resilience as Uncertainty Persists: PwC's Health Research Institute's Top Health Industry Issues of 2018

The healthcare industry must make strategic investments and focus on collaboration to come out ahead NEW YORK , Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to PwC's Health Research Institute (HRI), 2018 will be distinguished by persistent uncertainty and risk for the US health industry. 2018 is ...

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GNS Healthcare Uses Causal AI to Discover Which Multiple Myeloma Patients Will Have Progression Free Survival Benefit from Stem Cell Treatments

Details of the Discovery Leveraging the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation CoMMpass Study Presented at 59th Annual ASH Meeting ...

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Diabetes Devices Market Value to Reach US$66,053.1 Million by the End of 2025: Transparency Market Research

Global Diabetes Devices Market: Convenience of Using Diabetes Devices Improves Demand, says TMR ALBANY, New York , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research observes that the competitive landscape in the diabetes devices market is moderately consolidated. Some of the le...

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New Survey: Mouth Guard Usage in Many Sports Lacking for 4 in 10 U.S. Kids

Delta Dental survey finds high-impact sports have alarmingly low percentage of kids using basic safety precaution ...

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Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital Opens Institute For Congestive Heart Failure

New institute touted as one of the nation's first comprehensive, patient-centered facilities Contacts: Lori Baker (602) 674-6711 (o) (623) 221-6154 (m) [email protected]   Lisa Noble (602) 820-1772 (o) (602) 317-15...

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More Than 300,000 Men And Women Around The World Raise Funds And Awareness For Men's Health With The Movember Foundation

Celebrity ambassadors Derek Hough, Shawn Booth, Tarek El Moussa and more joined the fight for men's health this year ...

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Foot & Ankle Devices Market Worth $3.4 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 10.1%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global foot and ankle devices market is expected to reach USD 3.4 billion by 2025, based on a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is expected to observe an exponential growth during the forecast period due to the rising...

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Neteera Expands Market Reach and Senior Management

JERUSALEM , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Neteera Technologies Ltd. announced the addition of Jason Rudd and Ilya Vatsel to the company's senior management team bringing a wealth of experience and know-how to the growing sensor technology company.   Jason Rudd , Neteera's VP of Sales...

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Novasep Signs Manufacturing Agreement with Clinical-stage Biopharmaceutical Company Tetraphase for Eravacycline API

The manufacturing will take place at Novasep's Chasse sur Rhône site. LYON, France , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Novasep, a leading supplier of services and technologies for the life sciences industry, is proud to announce today that it has been selected by Tetraphase for the commerci...

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Contrast Media Injectors Market Size to Reach $1.4 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global  contrast media injectors market is expected to reach USD 1.4 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 5.8%, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Rising demand for minimally invasive surgical procedures is a major...

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Eyevensys Appoints Dr. Patricia Zilliox as Chief Executive Officer

PARIS , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Eyevensys, a clinical stage biotech company developing non-viral gene therapies for ophthalmic diseases, today announced the appointment of Dr. Patricia Zilliox as CEO. Dr. Zilliox, who joined the Eyevensys board in May 2016 , has more than 25 year...

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New Zealand Breast Center Chooses Sectra's Imaging Solution

http://news.cision.com/sectra/i/sectra-breast-imaging,c2300589 Sectra breast imaging ...

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Pathologies from Overuse - ASA Laser Therapies, Remedy for Prevention

VICENZA, Italy , December 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Excess of physical activity to put a brake on the overindulgence of the holidays can also be risky, determining the onset of problems from overload. Sessions of MLS® and Hilterapia® are confirmed to be functional in view of sustained training....

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Chair of Board of Hospital Council Announces Retirement of President, CEO Sponseller

SACRAMENTO, Calif. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Craig Wagoner , chair of the board of the Hospital Council of Northern and Central California , today announced that Arthur A. Sponseller , President and CEO of the Hospital Council since 2005, will retire when his employment contract ends o...

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ESSA Pharma Announces Financial Results for the Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Year Ended September 30, 2017

ESSA PHARMA INC. CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS (Unaudited) Amounts in thousands of United States dollars, except share and per share data Three monthsendedSeptember30, 2017 ...

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KRZZ-93.3FM La Raza hosted "Radiothon for Kids", a benefit for UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals this past December 1st and 2nd in San Francisco, California

Mexican superstar Kevin Ortiz participated in this year's event and with your help we raised more than $407k in the Bay Area! SAN JOSE, Calif. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) (OTCQX: SBSAA) along with its leading radio station in the Bay area, 93.3FM L...

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Tessa Therapeutics Appoints Mr. Desmond Lim as Chief Financial Officer

SINGAPORE , Dec. 12 , 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tessa Therapeutics , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focusing on cellular immunotherapy treatments for solid tumors, today announces the appointment of Mr. Desmond Lim as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Lim has over 25 years of finance ...

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Ramzan M. Zakir, M.D., F.A.CC., FSCAI is recognized by Continental Who's Who

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ramzan M. Zakir, M.D., F.A.CC., FSCAI is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Medicine at Heart & Vascular Institute of Central New Jersey in recognition of his role as Interventional Cardiolo...

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Irene Chatoor, M.D., is recognized by Continental Who's Who

WASHINGTON , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Irene Chatoor , M.D., is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional Member in the field of Mental Health and Psychiatry in recognition of her role as Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry for Children's National Health System....

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Daiichi Sankyo Presents Phase 1 Data for EZH1/2 Dual Inhibitor DS-3201 in Patients with Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology

- Preliminary exploratory efficacy results from phase 1 study show an overall response rate of 58.8 percent with single agent DS-3201, an investigational and potential first-in-class EZH1/2 dual inhibitor, in patients with relapsed or refractory non-Hodgkin lymphomas TOKYO and BASKING RIDGE,...

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Aeonian Pharmaceuticals closes Seed Funding from Apollo Ventures to develop mTORC1 inhibitors

SAN FRANCISCO , Dec 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeonian Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Aeonian"), a San Francisco Bay Area -based biopharmaceutical company, announced today the closing of a seed financing round. The financing was led by Apollo Ventures , a Life Sciences Venture Capital firm and Life Sc...

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New Data for DARZALEX® (daratumumab) Presented at ASH 2017 Showed Feasibility of Subcutaneous Use and Promise of DARZALEX as a Treatment for Smoldering Multiple Myeloma

Early data evaluated subcutaneous delivery of DARZALEX in relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma (oral presentation; Abstract #838) ATLANTA and RARITAN, N.J. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research & Development, LLC today announced new data from the Phase 1b PAVO clinical...

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Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval for the Vercise™ Deep Brain Stimulation System

Platform Offers Physicians Advanced Technology to Treat Symptoms of Parkinson's disease MARLBOROUGH, Mass. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Vercise ...

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Healthgrades Names East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital a Five-star Recipient in Labor and Delivery Services

LOS ANGELES , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital (ELADH) recently announced that it has achieved 5-stars for its performance in Labor and Delivery in both Vaginal Delivery and C-Section Delivery from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive info...

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Public Health Notice - Outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

OTTAWA , Dec. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Why you should take note? The Public Health Agency of Canada is collaborating with provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada to investigate an outbreak of Escherichia coli O157, commonly called E. coli. T...

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Members Get Paid to Shop

New SmartShopper Program gives cash rewards to members who shop for care ...

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People Aged 75 Years and Older Are Underrepresented in Blood Cancer Clinical Trials

First broad look at clinical trial participation among older adults with hematologic malignancies underscores need to close gaps, apply strategies to increase enrollment ...

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Transfusion Dependence a Barrier to Quality End-of-Life Care for Some Patients with Leukemia

Study suggests improving access to blood transfusions could increase hospice care use among patients with advanced leukemia ...

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Viking Therapeutics Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock

SAN DIEGO, Calif. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking Therapeutics, Inc. ("Viking") (NASDAQ: VKTX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders, today announced the closing of its previously announced underwri...

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Diplomat Adds Chris Luthin as Executive Vice President

Executive with experience in pharmacy benefit manager integration joins the nation's largest independent provider of specialty pharmacy services ...

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The New York Bariatric Group Announces Surgery Date of Pro Bono Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Winner

New York Bariatric Group Pro Bono Bariatric Surgery Winner ROSLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mary Rodda – chiropractor, New York local, and winner of the New York Bariatric Group's pro bono vertical sleeve gastrectomy – is waiting with excited anticipation for her surg...

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Dannon, as a part of DanoneWave Public Benefit Corporation, Announces $50K in Grants for Graduate Studies

Dannon Sustains Commitment to Advancing the Study of Yogurt, Probiotics and the Gut Microbiome with Two $25K Grants ...

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Southeast Michigan Hepatitis A Outbreak

Joint Press Release from Local Health Officers DETROIT , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since 2016, health departments across Southeast Michigan have mounted a strong effort to combat the Hepatitis A outbreak in the region. The outbreak is predominantly impacting Southeast Michi...

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Memorial Hospital Gardena Recognized by Healthgrades as a Five-Star Recipient

GARDENA, Calif. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Hospital of Gardena (MHG) has been recognized as a 5-Star recipient in Orthopedics for Hip Fracture Treatment, in Gastrointestinal for Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries, in Critical Care for Treatment of Sepsis, and in Labor and Delivery for...

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HeartStitch® Leading the growth of PFO Closure in Italy

HEARTSTITCH® ITALIAN DISTRIBUTOR, KARDIA LAUNCHES EXPANSION OF NOBLESTITCH™ THROUGHOUT ITALY AFTER PUBLICATION OF STRONG ITALIAN CLINICAL RESULTS ...

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Siena College Anti-Bullying Counselors Available for Media Interviews in Wake of Tennessee Child's Viral Video

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The whole country is talking about  Keaton Jones  and his newfound celebrity friends who are helping him cope with bullying. At  Siena College , a dedicated group of students has been traveling to high schools across New York state this s...

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Smart Choice MRI Forges Relationship With Barrington Orthopedic Specialists - Assumes Operations of Its MRI Clinic

Unique collaboration demonstrates continued trend towards improved patient-centered care CHICAGO , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago -based Smart Choice MRI has closed a unique relationship with Barrington Orthopedic Specialists, a large orthopedic group with four clinics in the Chicag...

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Blink Fitness Brings Groundbreaking Mood Above Muscle™ Approach to Los Angeles, Opening its 60th Location Nationwide

Blink Fitness Offers a Luxury Gym Experience at an Affordable Price for Those Looking to Get a Positive Feeling from Working Out ...

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Government of Canada addressing the opioid crisis through research

A further $1.8 M invested at the CRCHUM (Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal) re-affirms life-saving opioids research in Quebec and the Maritimes MONTREAL , Dec. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, met with resear...

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FDA Approves Sanofi's Admelog® (insulin lispro injection)

* First FDA-approved follow-on mealtime insulin US Media Relations Investor Relations Ashleigh Koss George Grofik Tel. : +1 (908) 981-8745 Tel. : +33 (0)1 53 77 45 45 Mobile: +1 (908) 205-2572 [email protected] [email protected] ...

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Kyowa Hakko Kirin Announces Results of Phase 3 Clinical Study of Mogamulizumab (KW-0761) in Patients with Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma at the American Society of Hematology 2017

The American Society of Hematology 2017 Oral Presentation 817: Title: Anti-CCR4 Monoclonal Antibody, Mogamulizumab, Demonstrates Significant Improvement in PFS Compared to Vorinostat in Patients with Previously Treated Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma (CTCL): Results from the Phase III...

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Mitra Biotech received Innovation Gallery Award

BOSTON , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitra Biotech, a global leader in advancing the personalization of cancer treatment, has received the "Innovation Gallery Award" at the 2017 CPhI & P-MEC event in Mumbai, India . Mitra was given the award for its innovative CANscript™ platform, which...

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Patented Medicine Prices Review Board explores possible changes to how it conducts business

OTTAWA , Dec. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) today published a scoping paper which provides its initial thoughts on how best to operationalize the Minister of Health's proposed amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations , which were published in the C...

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March of Dimes Partners With Hospitals to Help Families Celebrate the Holidays in Newborn Intensive Care Units Across the Country

March of Dimes Staff, Hospital Staff & Volunteers Provide Holiday Celebrations for Babies and Their Families ...

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Zeel Launches In-Home Massage App In Santa Fe

Largest and Leading Massage Delivery Service Expands Reach In New Mexico ...

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FierceMedTech Names Endotronix as one of its "Fierce 15" MedTech Companies of 2017

LISLE, Ill. , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Endotronix, Inc., a digital health medtech company providing innovative solutions for heart failure management, today announced that it has been named by FierceMedTech as one of 2017's Fierce 15 MedTech companies, recognizing it as one of the mo...

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Candy Makers Share Four Festive Facts about the Winter Holidays

Three quarters of Americans will gift sweet treats this holiday season WASHINGTON , Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The winter holidays are filled with family traditions, often with chocolate and candy as the centerpiece of the fun. This December, the National Confectioners Associat...

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Healthcare Payers and Providers Leverage OnBase by Hyland

OnBase empowers organizations to better serve patients through streamlined operations ...

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