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Wildflower Products Coming Soon to Amazon.com

BOCA RATON, Fla. , Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Wildflower, a company dedicated to connecting people across the nation with the numerous benefits of cannabis-based products, announced its products will soon be available for purchase on Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer. Wildflo...

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The March of Dimes Launches Campaign to Give All Moms and Babies a Healthier Tomorrow

Give them tomorrow unites families, consumers and corporate partners in a shared effort ...

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Federal Judge Rules in Favor of Residents Suffering Extreme Eligibility Delays due to Illinois Medicaid Application Backlog

CHICAGO , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recently published order, Judge Elaine E. Bucklo with the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois , ruled in favor of a preliminary injunction requiring the Director of the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family S...

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Northwestern Mutual Donates $100,000 to Texas Children's Hospital

Company donates to Texas Children's Cancer Center Family Emergency Fund to support those impacted by Hurricane Harvey ...

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UPMC Center for High-Value Health Care Approved for $3.8 Million in Research Funding for Study of Patients with Complex Care Needs

-Funds awarded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) will support Medicaid and dual-eligible patients with multiple chronic conditions- ...

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Germany Oxygen Therapy Devices Market Outlook to 2024

Germany Oxygen Therapy Devices Market Outlook to 2024 NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary GlobalData's new report, "Germany Oxygen Therapy Devices Market Outlook to 2024", provides key market data on the Germany Oxygen Therapy Devices market. The report provides value, in mill...

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FDA approves first biosimilar for the treatment of cancer

Mvasi, a biosimilar to the cancer drug Avastin, is approved for certain colorectal, lung, brain, kidney and cervical cancers ...

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New View on Fitness Tracker Wearables Finds Prompts, Philanthropy, Personality Keys to Engagement

USC and VSP Global® conduct first research to explore motivational factors and discover digital coaching, social networks, charitable giving, life satisfaction help maintain or raise activity levels up to 25 percent ...

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Selected to Participate in Nationwide 'BUILD Health Challenge'

Two-year grant brings together community organizations to help children with asthma in West Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's (CHOP) Home Preservation Initiative for Healthy Living has been selected by a coalition of...

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Let's Win! Inducted into the PR News Platinum Hall of Fame

Communications, Supported by Finn Partners, Honored for Lasting Impact ...

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Curae Health Selects MEDHOST Enterprise Clinical and Financial Solutions, and Perioperative Information Management System

MEDHOST's deep understanding of rural health challenges will help Curae Health gain clinical, operational, and financial successes FRANKLIN, Tenn. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDHOST, Inc., a provider of market-leading enterprise, departmental and healthcare engagement solutions, announ...

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Green Light for the CORM Experiment

VICENZA, Italy , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The researchers of the Joint Laboratory of the ASAlaser Research Division and the Department of Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences " Mario Serio " of the University of Florence in the CORM Experiment Team. The project, one of th...

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Open the Dialog about Alternative Remedies with Theramu's "Top 5 Pain Management Questions"

Time with your doctor is typically short and stressful; prepare with questions about pain medication, addiction and all-natural remedies ...

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National Kidney Foundation Statement on Selena Gomez and Living Organ Donation

Quotes for attribution to Kevin Longino, CEO, National Kidney Foundation NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "On behalf of National Kidney Foundation (NKF), we would like to extend our heartfelt support to Ms. Selena Gomez as she continues on her path towards kidney health...

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MedSource expands footprint, adds new service line

Addition of early clinical development services, new Boston location spurs CRO growth ...

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ADM Tronics Investment Report Issued by OneMed Research

NORTHVALE, N.J. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ADM Tronics Unlimited, Inc. (OTCQB: ADMT) announced that OneMed Research has issued an investment report on ADMT. Andre' DiMino, ADMT President, stated, "We are pleased OneMed's report focuses on our efforts at advancing our proprietary medical ...

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23rd Annual National Down Syndrome Society Buddy Walk to Take Place September 16 in Two Historic New York City Locations - Times Square and Central Park

Flagship NDSS Buddy Walk To Bring More Than 2,000 People In New York City To Raise Awareness For Down Syndrome NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Down Syndrome Society will hold its 23 rd Annual Buddy Walk in New York City on Saturday, Sept. 16 . The day will start ...

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Breast Pump Market Will Maintain Healthy Growth Of 7.7% Up To 2024

U.S. Breast Pump Market share was valued at over USD 405 million in 2015 and growing at 4.9% from 2016 to 2024 propelled by rising women employment rate, growing healthcare expenditure and increasing patient awareness. ...

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Opioids send more Canadians to hospital as crisis grows

OTTAWA , Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - The number of Canadians affected by the opioid crisis continues to climb, according to the latest data released by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI). Newly released national statistics show that an average of 16 Canadians were hospitalize...

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Benefitfocus to Share Best Practices on Plan Design for a Diverse Workforce at ISCEBS Symposium

Attendees to learn how to balance plan choice and personalization with rising health care costs to attract and retain top talent ...

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CareCentrix And Medullan To Transform Home Care Management For Patients And Providers

Strategic Alliance Will Focus On Reducing Dependence On Acute Care Facilities While Improving Health Outcomes ...

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Equicare Health ranks 217th on the 2017 PROFIT 500

VANCOUVER , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -  Equicare Health , the leading provider of oncology care coordination and patient navigation solutions, ranks 217 th on the 29 th annual PROFIT 500 as one of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. "It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500,...

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Engineered Therapy for Blood Clotting Disorder Shows Early Promise

BAX 930 could replace the need for potentially harmful plasma infusions ...

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China Compression Therapy Market Outlook to 2024

China Compression Therapy Market Outlook to 2024 NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary GlobalData's new report, "China Compression Therapy Market Outlook to 2024", provides key market data on the China Compression Therapy market. The report provides value, in millions of US doll...

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A Rare Genetic Disorder Afflicting Children Brings Specialists Together At Montefiore

The Children's Hospital Opens New Multidisciplinary Clinic in the Quest for Better Treatment And Enhanced Research NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new multidisciplinary clinic opens today, bringing together pediatric geneticists, allergy and immunology specialists, oto...

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Cooperman Family Pavilion Ushers In New Era Of Family-Centered Care At Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Transformational expansion made possible by a $25 million gift from Leon and Toby Cooperman ...

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Genome Medical Announces Family Variant Insight Program (VIP)

Nationwide Program Delivers Genetic Expertise to Families of Individuals with a Disease-Causing Genetic Variant ...

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Industry Leaders Allergan and Sientra Invest in The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery for Breast Implant Research

Industry/Society Partnership will enable technology to fully investigate rare Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma ...

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SkinCeuticals Announces Advanced Clinical Spa At Holsey Cosmetic Surgery, Salon And Spa

SkinCeuticals Partners with Dr. Laura Jane Holsey to Combine Professional Skincare Treatments and Clinical Skincare Products ...

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Crunch Franchise Announces its Newest Location in Westland, MI

Fitness Center Marks the First Crunch Gym to Open in Michigan ...

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G3 Pharmaceuticals to Pursue a Novel Class of Cardiovascular Pharmaceuticals

G3 Pharmaceuticals to pursue proprietary galectin-3 inhibitors for cardiac and renal disease ...

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Agfa HealthCare Celebrates 150 Years of Expertise and Innovation at RSNA 2017, Showcasing its Contemporary Solutions' Direct Impact on Productivity and Costs

Demonstrations of "Care You Can See" include highlighting the company's signature integrated platform approach to elevate medical imaging as network-wide assets throughout the continuum of care MORTSEL, Belgium and GREENVILLE, South Carolina , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Fostering...

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Commission for Case Manager Certification teams with Health2 Resources for award-winning workforce development effort

The Commission's ongoing effort earns ASAE Power of A Award VIENNA, Va. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health2 Resources' client, the Commission for Case Manager Certification, earned an American Society of Association Executives' Power of A Silver Award for its ongoing effort...

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Patient Derived Xenograft/PDX Models Market Worth 167.6 Million USD by 2022

PUNE, India , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report " Patient Derived Xenograft/PDX Models Market by Type (Mouse & Rat), Tumor Type (Gastrointestinal, Gynecological, Respiratory), Application (Pre-Clinical Drug Development & Biomarker Analysis),...

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Brachytherapy Devices Market to Reach US$383.7 Million by 2022 Globally: Transparency Market Research

Global Brachytherapy Devices Market: Demand for Advanced Therapies for Treating Cancer to Aid Growth ALBANY, New York , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In the coming years, the Brachytherapy Device Market is expected to gain from biotechnological advancements in image guided procedures a...

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The Radical (Robotic) Prostatectomy: Unsafe In Any Hands

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Veteran Florida Urological Associates cancer surgeon slams the radical (robotic) prostatectomy treatment as a debilitating, profit-driven scientific fraud that fails to save a significant number of lives and commonly leaves otherwise healthy ...

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Carrot Fertility Raises $3.6 Million to Make Egg Freezing, In-Vitro Fertilization Easier and More Affordable

Companies use Carrot to attract and retain employees by providing world-class support for fertility care as a workplace benefit ...

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MegaFood® Blood Builder® Now Clinically Proven to Increase Iron Levels*

According to the CDC, approximately 10% of U.S. women between 12-49 years of age are iron deficient, leading to symptoms such as fatigue and muscle weakness(1) ...

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FAN's Sixth International Conference on Fluoride: "When Policy is King, Science becomes a Slave."

NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This coming weekend ( Sept 16 , 17) the Fluoride Action Network (FAN) will bring together citizens and scientists from around the world, to the Regency Hyatt hotel in Crystal City, VA , to educate the public, the media and decision-makers ...

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Canopy Growth Completes Sale of Non-Core Subsidiary for $7.0 Million and Enters Three Year Product Supply Agreement

SMITHS FALLS , ON and TORONTO , Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX:WEED) ("Canopy Growth" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed a previously announced agreement with Cannabis Care Canada Inc. ("CCC") to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary Mettrum ( Benn...

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Health Fidelity Launches a Comprehensive Risk Adjustment Compliance Solution

HF360 Compliance Helps Healthcare Organizations Achieve Optimal Risk Adjustment Compliance by Leveraging Advanced Technology ...

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Blink Fitness and ClassPass Partner to Bring Consumers More Ways to Workout

Game-changing partnership merges access to a premium quality gym experience with boutique fitness membership NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Blink Fitness, the premium quality, value-based gym, today announced a partnership with ClassPass, the leading membership service to the wo...

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Global Asthma & COPD Therapies Market 2017-2027

LONDON , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bronchodilator Monotherapy, Anticholinergics, Short-acting Beta-Agonists (SABAs), Long-acting Beta-Agonists (LABAs), Long-acting Muscarinic Antagonists (LAMAs), Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Corticosteroids, Anti-Leukotrienes, Monoclonal Antibodies, Combi...

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Compensation Disparity Between Female and Male PAs Persists

Despite modest improvements, women PAs are still paid 11% less than men on average ...

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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Earns Two Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) Achievement Awards for Excellence in Innovation and Patient Care

Leading Cancer Hospital Honored with Annual Awards in Multiple Categories PHILADELPHIA , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America ® (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center in Philadelphia earned two Achievement Awards from The Hospital and Healthsystem Associ...

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Celsius Holdings, Inc. Debuts Trainer-Grade Healthy Pre-Workout Drink "CELSIUS HEAT™" at Mr. Olympia Fitness & Performance Expo in Las Vegas

Introduces two new CELSIUS HEAT™ flavors, new stylized "C" logo and "Proven" ad campaign with appearance by platinum recording artist and workout enthusiast Flo Rida ...

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Global Genomics Group (G3) In Collaboration with Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary, Unravel the Heritability of Adiposity, Paving the Way to New Drug Targets in Obesity and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

ATLANTA , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Genomics Group (G3), a leading precision-medicine based biopharmaceutical company and Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary , today announced that they have uncovered the degree of genetic heritability vs. environmental influences on the dep...

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Planet Fitness Offers Reciprocity to All Members Impacted by Hurricane Harvey and Irma

Displaced Members in Texas, Florida, South Carolina, Alabama and Georgia Offered Reciprocity at Any Planet Fitness Nationwide ...

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds Announces Sponsorship at Natural Product Expo East 2017

SAN DIEGO , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States , announced today that subsidiary, HempMeds® will be sponsoring a relaxation lounge available to all participants at the Natural Products Exp...

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Global Lyme Alliance Announces Honorees for 3rd Annual New York Gala

Philanthropist and Animal Rights Advocate, Marisol Thomas and Celebrated Menswear Designer and Author, Joseph Abboud to share honors at event on October 11th, 2017 in New York City ...

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Marijuana Companies: Momentum on Their Side

USA News Group News Commentary LOS ANGELES , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- USA News Group - Canada's first-mover Cannabis companies are taking the lead in moving from cannabis concept to the revenue producers. Companies making gains include: Canopy Growth Inc. (OTC: TWMJF) (TSX: WE...

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Cannabis Legalization Gains Popularity

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a forecast report by Arcview Market Research, growth in the legal cannabis market will reaccelerate in the beginning of 2018, as adult use (recreational use) sales are expected to ramp up in Canada...

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Rapid Recovery from Mainstreet Health® Enters Arizona Market with Four Facilities and Will Hire 800 in Arizona

PHOENIX , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --   Mainstreet Health ®, one of the nation's largest developers of post-acute healthcare properties, announced it is entering the Arizona market in a big way- opening four of its unique Rapid Recovery facilities before the end of 2017. Designed to feel mo...

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Baricitinib Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase 2 Study of Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis

- Results presented at EADV show baricitinib significantly improved clinical and patient-reported outcomes compared to placebo in moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis patients ...

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Sodexo Manager Among Top 5 Influential Women in HR & Diversity

BURLINGTON, ON , Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Sodexo Canada's supplier diversity manager, Elizabeth Auceda , has been named one of Canada's most influential women in human resources and diversity by DiversityCan Magazine .  This recognition puts Sodexo as the only Food Services business to be awa...

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Marken Delivering New Hybrid Service

Company is Taking Advantage of the UPS Airline to Meet New Client Demands ...

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SiO2 Medical Products Signs Commercialization Agreement with TheraDep

Agreement enables the manufacture and commercialization of BioDep™ coated multi-well plates ...

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Safety First! Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers Back-to-School Tips as Part of National ThinkFirst® Program

WEST ORANGE, N.J. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With the start of the new school year, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation ( www.kessler-rehab.com ) is focusing on the increased risk of injuries among children and young adults and encouraging them to "think first" before engaging in activit...

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Advanced, Comprehensive Cancer, now in the Western Region

MUMBAI , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Apollo Cancer Care equipped with TrueBeam® STx stereotactic radiosurgery system   - Non-invasive alte rnative to traditional surgery - - Significantly reduces treatment ti me to 5 minutes with RapidArc® - - Organ specific cancer care ...

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Steripod Kids Toothbrush Protector Debuts at Walmart Stores Nationwide

Dentist-Recommended Steripod Launches NEW Kids Toothbrush Protector Featuring Fun Animal Packaging and a Rainbow of Glitter Pod Colors ...

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Breaking Marijuana's Stigma With Banks: ATMA Technology Announces "Cannabis-Focused" Professional Development Series for Bankers to Help Get More Cannabis Businesses Banked

LOS ANGELES , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With the launch of its interactive professional development series, ATMA Technology is giving banks, credit unions and financial institutions the tools and confidence to get on board with the multibillion-dollar legal cannabis industry. "The Complete...

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FDA Approves Two Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Specialty Hepatitis B Assays

Approval exemplifies Ortho's commitment to expand menu while streamlining lab operations ...

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Pacemaker Devices Market to Rise US$8.1 Billion by 2022 Globally: Transparency Market Research

Global Pacemaker Devices Market Driven by Growing Prevalence of Cardiac Diseases ALBANY, New York , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising support to the medical devices industry is likely to remain vital for the global pacemaker devices market in the coming years. Several governments ac...

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Innovative Cannabis Players Offer Promising Entry Into Explosive Market

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage NEW YORK , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- It is no secret that the legal marijuana market is exploding in North America . Analysts have predicted the cannabis market in the United States could reach $24.1 billion by 2025, and recent polls indicate...

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New USPSTF Draft Cervical Cancer Screening Recommendations Are a Step Back for Women's Health, Would Put Lives at Risk

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) is deeply concerned that the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) did not include a grade for co-testing (also known as Pap+HPV Together) in draft cervical cancer screening recommendations released...

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CoverMyMeds Announces Plans to Expand Specialty Solution

New e-Referral platform will help providers, pharmacies and payers ensure appropriate access to specialty medication and facilitate better patient outcomes ...

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Payer Coverage for ReWalk Expands in Germany with Barmer

Prominent German Insurer to Provide Exoskeleton Systems for All Qualifying Beneficiaries; Provides Update on U.S. Insurance Policy Coverage Reviews ...

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Sexual Health Awareness Month: Sex therapist, Mary Jo Rapini, Addresses 5 "Intimate Misconceptions"

HOUSTON , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Embarrassment and lack of knowledge can cause intimate misconceptions about sexual health, wellbeing and pleasure. Sex therapist, Mary Jo Rapini , debunks five common myths. "Many women are confused about their sexual health; from how to maintain optim...

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Senior Helpers® Relocates Company Headquarters to Towson

Leading Senior Care Provider's New Corporate Office Enables Extended Franchisee Training Opportunities ...

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Varian Holds First Clinical Workshop at New Algeria Facility

ALGIERS, Algeria , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --   Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), leader in radiotherapy systems and software for the treatment of cancer, today announced it has begun holding its first education workshop for radiotherapy practitioners from across Algeria . Clinical teams...

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MD Anderson and Daiichi Sankyo Enter Research Collaboration to Accelerate Development of Acute Myeloid Leukemia Therapies

HOUSTON and TOKYO and BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (hereafter, Daiichi Sankyo) today announced a multi-year collaboration focused on accelerating the development of novel therapie...

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Therigy Updates Brand: Emphasizes Future of Therapy Outcomes

Focuses on Building, Elevating, and Proving Specialty Pharmacy Value MAITLAND, Fla. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Therigy®, the company that pioneered patient-focused specialty therapy management in 2006, is making a subtle, yet powerful transition in its brand. Therigy's brand identity a...

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GenomeDx to Distribute Pathnostics' Guidance UGx Test for Urinary Tract Infection and Guidance PRx Test for Prostatitis

- Strategic Agreement Accelerates GenomeDx's Product Expansion in Urologic Genomics - ...

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North York General Hospital selects Thales to enhance patient-centric care

In tandem with encryption services provider IDENTOS, Thales powers hospital's encryption-based security strategy ...

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Biotech Sector Looking to Outperform in 2017

Safehaven.com News Commentary LONDON , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Biotech is a thriving industry, driven by constant innovation and a search for daring new solutions to serious health problems. After several years of struggle, with smaller companies losing out to rising costs and on...

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ForeverGreen™ Doctors Launch New Education Series

Drs. Balamurali Ambati & Adam Saucedo feature Prodigy-5 with TransArmor™ Nutrient Technology LINDON, Utah , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ForeverGreen™ Worldwide Corporation (OTCQB: FVRG), a global direct marketing company and provider of health and wellness products, announced today D...

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The Prostate Cancer Foundation, in Collaboration With World's Leading Researchers, Publish Standard Setting Comprehensive Patient Guide

Guide Offers Recommendations on Newest Life-Extending Treatments for Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer and their Families ...

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Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton Wins Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation's Melvin R. Goodes Prize

Dr. Brinton Has Pioneered a Promising Neurogenesis Therapy for Alzheimer's ...

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Volition Granted Four Additional Patents

Louise Day, Volition [email protected] +44 (0)7557 774620 Scott Powell, Volition [email protected] +1 (646) 650 1351 Tirth Patel, Edison Advisors [email protected] +1 (646) 653 7035 Rachel Carroll, Edison Advisors ...

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Aflac Serves as Diamond Sponsor at CureFest for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Disney Star and Top 40 Artist Sabrina Carpenter to Headline Free Concert at National Mall in Washington D.C. as Part of Grassroots Event Raising Awareness for Childhood Cancer ...

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ZS Makes Consulting Magazine's 'Best Firms to Work For' List

Industry survey results recognize ZS's flexible, collaborative culture EVANSTON, Ill. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting firm ZS has been named one of Consulting magazine 's 2017 "Best Firms to Work For." Based on a survey of more than 10,000 consultants around the world, ...

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SELLAS' Galinpepimut-S Induces Specific, Robust and Durable Immune Responses in Patients With High-Risk Multiple Myeloma - Correlated With Clinical Benefit

Heteroclitic peptide immunization principle demonstrated HAMILTON, Bermuda , and NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SELLAS Life Sciences Group Ltd. (SELLAS), a privately-held, oncology-focused, clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, today reported that its WT1-targeting immuno-onc...

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CCRM Orange County Adds Two New Physicians To Enhance Patient Care

Drs. Fangyin Meng and Nidhee Mathur Sachdev to Join CCRM Network NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet the practice's growing demand for innovative and personalized fertility care, CCRM Orange County has added two new physicians to its Newport Beach office. The new...

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TeleTech Opens New Humanify Customer Engagement Center in Temple, Texas

Center Opening Marks Expansion into Third New Market This Year ...

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Beacon Health Options is the First Managed Behavioral Health Organization to Partner with Project ECHO

Company to Serve as Educational Hub in Four States to Help Community Clinicians Combat the Opioid Epidemic and Close the 'Treatment Gap' ...

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Novartis teams up with actress, producer and activist Eva Longoria to launch Kiss This 4 MBC™ to generate research funding and support for the metastatic breast cancer community

- Kiss This 4 MBC goes beyond raising awareness of metastatic breast cancer to generate an increase in public support and research funds for the estimated 155,000 people living with this disease in the United States1 Eric Althoff Julie Masow Novartis Global Media Relations ...

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Aethlon Medical Receives National Cancer Institute Contract Award

SAN DIEGO , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD), a therapeutic technology company focused on unmet needs in global health and biodefense, announced today that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded the Company a government contract (number HHSN2612017000...

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Medical Specialty Bags Market to Reach US$9,833.9 Million by 2025 Globally: Transparency Market Research

Medical Specialty Bags Market: Keen Players Shift Focus to Emerging Economies to Tap Growth Opportunities ALBANY, New York , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- "The global Medical Specialty Bags Market is driven by a number of factors which include rising prevalence of chronic diseases, inc...

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Veterinary Reference Laboratory Market Worth $5.13 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global veterinary reference laboratories (VRL) market  is expected to reach USD 5.13 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increase in incidence of zoonotic diseases is a key driving factor for market...

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TSMC and ANSYS Enable Automotive Reliability Solutions

Companies release guidelines for advanced reliability analysis for 16-nanometer FinFET Compact Technology ...

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With One Letter, Kno2 Effectively Doubles the Number of HIT Developers Committed to the ONC's Interoperability Pledge

Company commits to enabling interoperability on behalf of 42 health IT partners, offers proof-of-concept use cases and speaks with the ONC on interoperability targets ...

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Oncolytics Biotech® Announces First Patient Treated in MUK eleven Study

CALGARY and SAN DIEGO , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech ® Inc. (TSX: ONC) (OTCQX: ONCYF) (Oncolytics or the Company), a biotech company developing REOLYSIN ® (pelareorep), a first-in-class, systemically delivered immuno-oncolytic virus that activates the innate and adaptive...

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Trillium Therapeutics to Present at Investor and Scientific Conferences in September

NASDAQ: TRIL TSX: TRIL TORONTO , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Trillium Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ/TSX: TRIL), a clinical stage immuno-oncology company developing innovative therapies for the treatment of cancer, announced today that the company is scheduled to present an update on the comp...

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Kaiser Permanente and Target to Open 31 More Retail Clinics in Southern California

Initiative will bring Kaiser Permanente's affordable, high-quality care to Target guests across the region ...

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Bayer and Ginkgo Bioworks join forces for sustainable agriculture, forming new company with USD 100 million Series A

- The novel company will focus on transformational beneficial microbes for plants to provide growers with next generation solutions to their biggest challenges ...

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Goodgut®, A Line Of Revolutionary Prebiotic Supplements, Is Now Available At Retailers Nationwide

PALO ALTO, Calif. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenteaspoon Inc.®, the team behind Goodgut®, is pleased to announce that its clinically-proven line of prebiotic supplements is now available at leading retailers nationwide.  Goodgut products, which work to help stop "leaky gut" and promote ...

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OWC Pharma Issues Chairman's Letter to Shareholders

PETACH TIKVA, Israel , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OWC Pharma (OTCQB: OWCP), a developer of cannabinoid-based therapies targeting a variety of different medical conditions and disorders, today issued a letter to shareholders.      (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/458036/OWC_Logo...

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ChemicalInfo Announces Enhancements to Help Subscribers Identify Producers

Using innovative data integration methods, ChemicalInfo has added data 54% faster than previous years ...

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Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System to be Showcased at CIRSE 2017 Annual Meeting

Novel system offers a minimally invasive Inside-Out solution to support the achievement of long-term arteriovenous access SAN ANTONIO , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Bluegrass Vascular Technologies , a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods ...

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Technical Insights on Medical Equipment Wholesale Stocks -- Henry Schein, Patterson, Owens & Minor, and PharMerica

NEW YORK , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on HSIC, PDCO, OMI, or PMC then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. On Wednesday, benchmark US indices were in bullish colors as the NASDAQ Composite cl...

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Stocks Under Scanner in the Biotech Space -- Puma Biotech, Regeneron Pharma, Sarepta Therapeutics, and Seattle Genetics

NEW YORK , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on PBYI, REGN, SRPT, or SGEN then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. On Wednesday, September 13, 2017 , the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session...

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Surgical Drainage Devices Market Size Worth $2.3 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global surgical drainage devices market  is anticipated to reach USD 2.3 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The growth of this market is catapulted by increasing incidence of chronic diseases, the ...

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Breakfast Technical Briefing on Health Care Plans Stocks -- CVS Health, Humana, Molina Healthcare, and UnitedHealth

NEW YORK , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on CVS, HUM, MOH, or UNH then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. Pre-market, DailyStockTracker.com has issued research reports on CVS Health Corp. (NYS...

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Eyebrow enhancement company to donate 10% of proceeds to Look Good Feel Better® during October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month

RMV Trademarks, LLC, manufacturer and distributor of EES - Essential Eyebrow Solution®, pledges support for women who are enduring treatment for cancer AUBURN HILLS, Mich. , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  EES-Essential Eyebrow Solution®, the only clinically-tested cosmetic eyebrow product ...

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INAAT Market Size to Reach $4.3 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 11.8%: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global isothermal nucleic acid amplification technology (INAAT) market  is expected to reach USD 4.3 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 11.8%, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. This can be attributed to signifi...

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CSL Behring Joins Together With Conference Attendees to Make Donation to IPOPI

Immunoglobulin Leader Donates €15,000 to International Patient Organisation to Support Primary Immunodeficiency Awareness Initiatives ...

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Intabio Announces $2M Seed Financing

Funding Will Advance Commercialization of Quality Characterization System for Biotherapeutics Development ...

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LEUKOCARE Continues to Expand and Invests in Research and Development

MUNICH , September 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The biotech company LEUKOCARE AG is experiencing strong growth and expanding both its premises and its workforce. The company is also planning to invest up to Euro 1 million in the expansion of its research and development activities.   The biot...

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Pfizer and Astellas Announce Positive Top-Line Results from Phase 3 PROSPER Trial of XTANDI (enzalutamide) in Patients with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

- Enzalutamide is the first androgen receptor-inhibitor to demonstrate a statistically significant improvement in metastasis-free survival (MFS) in this patient population in a randomized, controlled clinical trial ...

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AAK AB: Invitation to Capital Market Day

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Early Launch Metrics for Janssen's Tremfya May Lag Those of Lilly's Taltz at a Similar Post-Launch Period, but Signs Indicate the New IL-23 Inhibitor is Poised to Set a New Bar for Efficacy in Skin

According to Spherix Global Insight's latest quarterly release of RealTime Dynamix™: Psoriasis, dermatologists are feeling increasingly overwhelmed with the sheer number of new biologic entrants recently approved in the US. ...

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Data Monitoring Committee Gives 'Go Ahead' in the MIV-711 Osteoarthritis Extension Study

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Thermoplastic Elastomers Market will grow at 6% CAGR to exceed $20bn by 2023: Global Market Insights, Inc

Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) Market was worth USD 12 billion in 2015, and is anticipated to hit a revenue of USD 20 billion by 2023 led by automotive, medical, footwear and construction industries. ...

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BiondVax Announces Pricing of Public Offering of American Depositary Shares

NESS ZIONA, Israel , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: BVXV, TASE: BVXV), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing M-001, a universal flu vaccine candidate, announced today that it has priced an underwritten publi...

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Avanti Hospitals Names Gerald Clute as CEO of East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital

LOS ANGELES , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanti Hospitals announces the appointment of Gerald (Jerry) Clute as CEO of East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital (ELADH). Today Avanti hospitals announced Jerry Clute , an experienced, seasoned hospital leader, to the role of CEO. "It is an honor...

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PTFE Membrane Market by Type, Application And Region - Global Forecast to 2021

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- "The PTFE membrane market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.7% in terms of value during the forecast period" Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p05099514 The PTFE membrane market was valued at USD 1.49 billion in 2015, and is p...

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Veterinary Imaging Market by Product, Therapeutic Area, Animal, End User - Global Forecast to 2022

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global veterinary imaging market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.8% from 2017 to 2022, to reach USD 1.94 billion by 2022 from USD 1.40 billion in 2017. Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p04855266 The growth of the veterin...

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Young America Capital Successfully Assisted Pleuratech in Entering Into an Exclusive Worldwide License Agreement With Merit Medical

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Young America Capital (YAC) is pleased to announce that it has successfully assisted Pleuratech in entering an exclusive worldwide license agreement with Merit Medical for Pleuratech's main product, a novel surgical device ensuring safe and accurate...

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Subcutaneous Immunoglobulin Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

Global Subcutaneous Immunoglobulin Market: Overview NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Primary humoral immunodeficiency or primary immune deficiency diseases (PIDD) is a group of disorders in which the immune system of an individual does not function properly. In PIDD patients, the nu...

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Stem Cell Banking Market by Bank Type, Service, Application, Region - Forecast to 2021

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --The global stem cell banking market is expected to reach USD 3.96 billion by 2021 from USD 1.58 billion in 2016, at a CAGR of 20.2% from 2016 to 2021. The storage services segment is expected to contribute the maximum share to the overall market in 2...

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Automated Sample Storage Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2025

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Automated Sample Storage Systems Market: Overview This report on the global automated sample storage systems market analyzes the current and future prospects of the market. The report comprises an elaborate executive summary, including a market ...

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NAPHS Statement on former U.S. Senator and Behavioral Health Champion Pete Domenici

WASHINGTON , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today we remember former U.S. Senator Pete Domenici (R-N.M.) with admiration for his long career in public service and with gratitude for his strong commitment to championing behavioral health issues in the United States . Sen. Domenici...

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Orexigen Therapeutics to Provide Business Update at the 2017 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference

SAN DIEGO , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX) announced today that management will present at the 2017 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 27 th , at 1:35 PM PDT ( 4:35 PM EDT ). Investors, analysts, and the general...

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Aviacode Partners with athenahealth's 'More Disruption Please' Program to Deliver Efficient, Cost-Saving Medical Coding Services

SALT LAKE CITY , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviacode, a provider of technology-enabled medical coding and compliance services, today announced a partnership with athenahealth, Inc. through athenahealth's 'More Disruption Please' (MDP) program. As part of the athenahealth® Marketplace, Aviac...

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24 National & Local Groups Call On Congress To Delay Health Insurance Tax

Seniors & Disabled on Medicare Face $245 Increase in 2018 Premiums WASHINGTON , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-four national, state, and local organizations representing providers, community partners, and beneficiaries sent a letter to U.S. Congress calling for swift action to delay t...

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Eyemart Express Launches Exclusive Online Shopping

Personalized shopping just one added benefit of its new online store DALLAS , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Eyemart Express, a nationally recognized Top 10 optical retailer, has launched an exclusive online shopping experience for its existing customers with a valid prescription. Having li...

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BiondVax Announces Public Offering of American Depositary Shares

NESS ZIONA, Israel , September 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: BVXV) (TASE: BVXV), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing M-001, a universal flu vaccine candidate, today announced that it intends to offer for sale ...

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Carevature's Dreal™ Lumbar Decompression System Shows Enhanced Foraminotomy Efficiency, With Reduced Spinal Instability and Patient Strain in Minimally Invasive Cases

Preliminary clinical experience to be presented at upcoming SMISS, Sep. 2017, by Dr. John Peloza of the Center for Spine Care, Dallas, TX Media contact: Robert W. Cook, VP Marketing & Sales Carevature Medical, Inc. M: 260-417-1643 E: [email protected] ...

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AAC Holdings to Increase Payor and Geographic Diversification with Agreement to Acquire AdCare in New England

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AAC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAC) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire AdCare, Inc. ("AdCare"), its affiliates and associated real estate assets for total consideration of $85 million . Through this acquisition, AA...

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Ranir Adds Two New Members To Board Of Directors

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Ranir , a global leader in private label consumer oral care products, has today announced the appointment of Scott Huff , former executive vice president of consumables and health and wellness, and Richelle Parham , most recently the chief...

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Vanda's Tradipitant Improves Itch and Disease Severity in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis

-- Worst Itch Visual Analog Scale (Worst Itch VAS): Tradipitant vs. Placebo p=0.019 BID Twice daily CGI-C Clinical Global Impression of Change EASI Eczema Area and Severity Index NK-1R Neurokinin-1 Receptor NRS Numerical Rating Scale ...

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Streamline Health® Reports Second Quarter 2017 Revenues Of $5.9 Million; ($1.1 Million) Net Loss; Adjusted EBITDA Of $0.5 Million

Total First Half Fiscal 2017 Revenue $11.8 Million; Net Loss ($3.1 Million)Break-Even Adjusted EBITDA ...

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WuXi NextCODE Appoints Rob Brainin EVP & Chief Operating Officer

- Will help to drive the next phase of growth of the global standard platform for genomic data across precision medicine and consumer applications worldwide ...

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GSK's Shingrix containing Agenus' QS-21 Stimulon® adjuvant receives Unanimous FDA Advisory Committee recommendation for approval

LEXINGTON, Mass. , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN), an immuno-oncology company with a pipeline of immune checkpoint antibodies and cancer vaccines, announced today that GlaxoSmithKline's (GSK) shingles vaccine candidate, Shingrix, containing Agenus' proprietary immune ...

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FDA Advisory Committee votes unanimously for Shingrix (HZ/su) in the US for prevention of herpes zoster (shingles) in adults ages 50 and over

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Xytex Offers Most Expansive Genetic Testing

AUGUSTA, Ga. , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Xytex, a global leader in sperm banking and cryoservices, is pleased to offer the most expansive genetic carrier testing available for donor sperm. In addition to providing donors with extensive screening and industry-standard genetic testing, Xytex...

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Hereditary Angioedema Market, Selective Bradykinin B2 Receptor Antagonist, and Kallikrein Inhibitor - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Global Hereditary Angioedema Market: Scope and Methodology NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This report on the global hereditary angioedema market analyzes the current and future prospects of the market. The report comprises an elaborate executive summary, including a market snapsho...

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Senator Renee Unterman to address the opioid epidemic as the keynote speaker for the United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia (UAPRN of GA) Second Conference September 21st - 23rd

Event to Provide Industry Knowledge and Career Guidance to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Those Considering the APRN Practice Role ATLANTA , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia (UAPRN of GA) will host its 2 nd Annual...

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Blood Transfusion Diagnostics Market ; Distribution Channel - Hospitals, Diagnostic Laboratories, and Blood Banks - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Blood Transfusion Diagnostics Market: Overview This report provides in-depth region wise and country wise analysis of the blood transfusion diagnostics market. Stakeholders of this report include manufacturers of blood transfusion diagnostics, r...

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Brain Tumor Diagnosis and Treatments Market and Secondary Brain Tumor - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Brain Tumor Diagnosis and Treatments Market: Overview This report on brain tumor diagnosis and treatments market studies the current as well as future prospects of the market globally. The stakeholders of this report include companies and interm...

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Form-Fill-Seal Machines Market, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, and Chemical - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Form-fill-seal Machines Market: Overview Transparency Market Research examines the global form-fill-seal machines market for the forecast period 2017-2025. The primary objective of the report is to identify opportunities in the market and presen...

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AccentCare Expands Use of Sandata Electronic Visit Verification Solution Nationwide

Dallas-based Home Healthcare Services Firm Leverages Santrax® EVV™ to Improve Operations and Enhance Care PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandata Technologies, LLC, a leading provider of home care agency management solutions, announced today that AccentCare®, Inc., a l...

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ANSI Launches Pilot Accreditation Program for EPA Title VI Formaldehyde Emissions Certification Program for Wood Composite Products

Applications will be accepted through October 13, 2017 NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, has initiated a Pilot Accreditation Program for Certification Bodies for ...

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Prevention Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Becomes Omax Health, Inc.

Top selling fish oil supplement Omax3 gets new identity to reflect its commitment to quality and wellness HOPE, Pa., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Prevention Pharmaceuticals announced today their official company name change to Omax Health, Inc. as part of its commitment to expand into a lea...

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Dr. Peter Farrell Joins Advisory Board of Biotech Holdings

Regenerative Microbiome Company Recruits Internationally Renowned Scientist/Business Leader ...

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NYC MTA workers learn Hands-Only CPR after employee used skill to save a co-worker's life

American Heart Association and the Anthem Foundation host event to teach lifesaving skill at New York Transit Museum to Metropolitan Transportation Authority employees ...

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