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More Than 50% of Hysterectomies Underreported

JAMA SURGERY reveals falsely low statistics, reports HERS Foundation. ...

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Swift Biosciences and Genomenon Announce Partnership to Accelerate Biomarker Selection for Targeted NGS Panels

Two Ann Arbor biotech companies provide translational researchers a faster, more comprehensive way to design Accel-Amplicon panels for variant discovery and screening studies ANN ARBOR, Mich. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Swift Biosciences—the NGS Library Prep company—and Genomenon—the lead...

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Children's Fluoride Exposures Linked to Later Life Disease?

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "[F]luoride exposures in early life could influence or originate the root-cause of certain diseases in later life," write researchers in The Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry (5/2018), reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to F...

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Sharon Corr and Álex Ubago Celebrated Institut Marquès' Ig Nobel Prize by Singing to the Embryos

BARCELONA, Spain , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The assisted reproduction centre achieved the   Ig Nobel   Prize   thanks   to its research on the positive effects of music   on   the embryonic   and foetal development   Institut Marquès , the worldwide leading fertility cen...

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Namaste Nail Sanctuary Disrupts Health and Wellness Industry; Appoints Franchise Expert to Lead the Way

Nail and Meditation Sanctuary Appoints Kathleen Huntsman as President and COO ...

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Riddell Bolsters Smart Helmet Technology Platform to Help Manage Head Impact Exposure for Today's Athletes

Innovative InSite Training Tool Taps Big Data to Analyze Head Impacts and Provide Actionable Information for Coaches and Athletic Trainers ...

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Pivotal Clinical Trial Demonstrates Superiority of Anular Closure Compared to Standard Lumbar Discectomy

BOSTON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Intrinsic Therapeutics, Inc., a medical device company focusing on spinal disc therapies, today announced the publication of two-year results from a landmark, randomized, superiority clinical trial. The trial investigated the Barricaid Anular Closure Device...

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Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. - Success Story: Veteran-Owned Theradaptive Earns TEDCO Support

The Maryland Technology Development Corporation's (TEDCO) Stem Cell Research Fund chose Theradaptive from a field of 20 other emerging companies vying for its highly competitive 2018 commercialization fund program. This grant supports start-up companies that commercialize promising technologies to ...

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Daniel R. Tishman To Chair Montefiore Medicine Trustee Board

Real Estate Leader to go from Shaping New York's Skyline to Transforming its Healthcare Landscape ...

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Swift Biosciences Builds on Momentum, Accelerates Growth with Addition of Nathan Wood as New CEO

Results-driven, customer-focused leader to drive continued expansion in personalized medicine, disease research markets ...

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Guardant Health to Present 29 Abstracts at ASCO Advancing the Science of Liquid Biopsy Across Multiple Indications and Applications

- 4,000-patient study in advanced CRC identifies new potential drug targets REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Guardant Health announced it and its partners will present 29 abstracts at the ASCO Annual Meeting advancing the science of liquid biopsy across multiple applicati...

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Peloton to Open State-of-the-Art Flagship Location, Peloton Studios, at Manhattan West in Fall 2019

The Fitness Technology Company Will Host and Broadcast Group Fitness Classes Taught by Elite Instructors from 35,000-square-foot Multi-studio and Production Facility in Brookfield's Manhattan West Development NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Peloton, the technology company that revolu...

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Taking Care Of Our Veterans

The Trend Toward Community-Based Holistic Wellness Begins with Tournesol Wellness' VETWELL PROGRAM NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- This Memorial Day, we memorialize those that died serving our country.  It is easy to forget that we have a real war on our hands right here, as Veterans...

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Understanding Health Risks Through Affordable At-Home Genetic Testing

Color is helping to detect and prevent hereditary conditions like cancer and heart disease ...

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Philanthropy Watchdog: NY Attorney General Must Require New Mega Health Foundation Board to Represent the Communities It Will Serve

National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy cites lack of diversity in proposed Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Board as "concerning" WASHINGTON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York will soon have the nation's second largest health conversion foundation. With an anticipat...

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Statement from Health Canada - Final Report of the Expert Panel on Immune Globulin Product Supply and Related Impacts in Canada

OTTAWA , May 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Protecting the safety and security of Canada's blood supply and blood products is a priority for Health Canada. Many Canadians rely on life-saving products made from human plasma, including immune globulins, to treat various health conditions. In 2017, Health C...

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PBM Achieves Dramatic Results With Opioid Management Program

Third-Party Validation Confirms 67% Decrease in Utilization BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BeneCard PBF, a purely transparent pharmacy benefit manager (PBM), has measurably lowered fraud, waste, abuse and client costs related to opioids, through focusing on patient safet...

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New Chair and members of the CMAJ Governance Council announced

OTTAWA , May 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Following an extensive recruitment process launched last year, the Joule Board of Directors is today confirming the appointment of Dr. Alika Lafontaine as the new Chair of the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) Governance Council. Dr. Lafontaine is an aw...

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UsAgainstAlzheimer's to launch a first-of-its kind online community of people living with or at risk for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and caregivers to share insights with doctors, researchers, and regulators on What Matters Most

WASHINGTON , Mary 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Already at over 6,000 members, the A-LIST is an authoritative 'patient voice' to inform product and clinical trial design, regulatory submissions, payer value models, coverage and payment determinations, and research on care and services. W...

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Red Cross Sound the Alarm Campaign Exceeds Goal, 103,000 Smoke Alarms Installed Across U.S.

30,000+ people nationwide volunteered to make communities safer from home fires; Iowa family of 7 escape home fire due to alarms installed during campaign ...

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Whey protein supplements and exercise help women improve body composition; not leading to bulkiness

ROSEMONT, Ill. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- It's known that men benefit from whey protein supplements and exercise, and for what is believed to be the first time, the same can be said for women, according to a large study review by Purdue University nutrition experts. "There is a public...

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American Association for Emergency Psychiatry Releases New Position Statement on Mental Illness and Mass Shootings

The new American Association for Emergency Psychiatry (AAEP) position statement on mental illness and mass shootings recognizes the opportunities and limitations of psychiatric evaluation of people at risk for violence. DENVER , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The new American Association...

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Weight Loss Surgery's Popularity in France Points Out the Universal Nature of the Obesity Threat, says Dr. Feiz & Associates

The Los Angeles based weight loss clinic comments on a recent article that obesity is now a serious worldwide health threat, even in countries rarely associated with the problem, and bariatric surgery is the best weapon that exists to fight it. LOS ANGELES , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -...

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Cantel Medical to Present at the Jefferies 2018 Global Healthcare Conference

LITTLE FALLS, N.J. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMD) announced today that Jorgen Hansen , President and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Jefferies 2018 Global Healthcare Conference at the Grand Hyatt in New York City . The formal presentation ...

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The Employers Centers of Excellence Network Expanding to Include 'Best of Both' Cancer Care

SAN FRANCISCO and HUDSON , Ohio and DUARTE, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- San Francisco, Calif., Duarte, Calif. , and Hudson, Ohio — The Employers Centers of Excellence Network (ECEN), a partnership between the Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH) and Health Design Plus (HDP), an...

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Protein Ingredients Market Projected to Register 5.6% CAGR Through 2028 - Future Market Insights

VALLEY COTTAGE, New York , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Benefits Associated with Protein Ingredients to Boost Market Growth in Future   Evolving consumers' purchasing strategies have concurrently led to changes in the marketing strategies of manufacturers. At present, consumer relianc...

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Strata Oncology Secures $26 Million in Series B Funding, Led by Pfizer and Merck

ANN ARBOR, Mich. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Strata Oncology, a precision oncology platform company, today announced the close of a $26 million USD Series B funding round.  New investors Pfizer Ventures, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Deerfield Management and Renaissance Venture Capi...

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American Heart Association: Important expansion of in-hospital cardiovascular care program to drive improved patient outcomes across China

AstraZeneca funding enables expansion of program currently driving up to 75 percent guideline adherence in participating hospitals ...

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HHMI Bets Big On 19 New Investigators

Name Institute Thomas Bernhardt, PhD Harvard Medical School Jesse Bloom, PhD Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Edward Boyden, PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology Clifford Brangwynne, PhD Princeton University Howard Chan...

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Jackson Healthcare Promotes Two Corporate Human Resource Leaders

ATLANTA , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackson Healthcare, a leading provider of healthcare staffing services, announced the promotion of two human resource leaders in its corporate office. Robyn Smith was named Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Travis Dommert was named Senior Vi...

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Public Invited to Allure Medical to Benefit Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Allure Medical in Shelby Township (8180 - 26 mile road, 3 rd floor) is excited to invite you to a spectacular silent auction and basket raffle event on Wednesday, May 30 th from 6 to 8 pm to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society....

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California Food is Medicine Coalition Selects Solera Health to Help Drive a $6M Program for the Chronically Ill

Partnership will enable medically-tailored meal interventions to be billed as health care benefits ...

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Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-Addiction Products Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2023

LONDON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-addiction Products Market: Overview The smoking cessation and nicotine de-addiction products market report is a veritable guide for its offerings.The report includes detailed insights into growth indices and develop...

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MicroPort(TM)'s Firehawk(TM) Drug Eluting Stent Achieves Primary Endpoint and Shows Very Promising Results From TARGET All-Comers Clinical Trial

PARIS , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today MicroPort Scientific Corporation (HKSE: 0853) ("MicroPort™") announced primary endpoint data at 12 months and QCA angiography data at 13 months from its TARGET All-Comers (TARGET AC) trial. The results of the TARGET AC trial demonstrated that vessels t...

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Regulatory Affairs Outsourcing Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2023

LONDON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Regulatory Affairs Outsourcing Market: Overview This research study analyzes the market for regulatory affairs outsourcing services in terms of revenue (US$ Mn).The stakeholders of this report comprises the clinical research organizations.Download t...

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Platelet Rich Plasma Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2024

LONDON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Global Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Market: Overview Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is a blood plasma product in which concentration of platelets is elevated four to eight times than normal blood platelet concentration.PRP is also called platelet rich gel, plate...

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Longeveron Recruiting for Stem Cell Alzheimer's Trial in South Florida

MIAMI , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Longeveron LLC , a biopharmaceutical company that develops stem cell therapies for age-related diseases, announced that it is currently recruiting for a Phase 1 clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of its allogeneic Mesenchymal Stem Cells (M...

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Plasma Protein Therapeutics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2024

LONDON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Plasma Protein Therapeutics Market: Overview Transparency Market Research's new report on the global plasma protein therapeutics market presents detailed insights into growth of the market for the 2017-2024 forecast timeframe.The growth analysis of ...

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FDA takes action against the use of OTC benzocaine teething products due to serious safety risk, lack of benefit

Agency urges companies to discontinue teething products, include new warnings for other OTC benzocaine products and revise warnings for approved prescription local anesthetic drugs ...

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The Y to Offer More than 33,000 At-Risk Youth Free Access to Safety Around Water Program

During National Water Safety Month, the Y aims to help to help bridge the gap in the delivery of swim lessons and water safety education in the U.S.--especially in underserved communities CHICAGO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, as part of National Water Safety Month, YMCA of the USA...

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Practice Velocity® Earns Prestigious HITRUST CSF Certification

After 18 months of self-assessments, audits and planning, HITRUST awarded Practice Velocity (PV) the gold standard of CSF Certification ...

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Axcend Wins Two 2018 Best of State Awards

Dr. Milton L. Lee (Axcend Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer) received the 2018 Inventor Best of State Award in the Science & Technology category, while Dr. Lee and Axcend received the 2018 Small Business Innovation Best of State Award ...

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Businessolver Expands Team, Hires Leaders Across U.S. With Deep Industry Expertise

HR technology leader hires for strategic roles that will enhance client service, product development, and delivery services ...

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Techsol Corporation Unveils the Latest Release of MedInquirer

Techsol Corporation, a leading life sciences cloud technology services provider, announces the latest release of MedInquirer. As the industry's most configurable medical information management system, MedInquirer is primarily sought by pharma, biotech's, medical device manufacturers and medical inf...

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Patient Appreciation Celebration at Clevens Face and Body Specialists to Benefit Brevard Achievement Center

Ross A. Clevens, MD, FACS and Amy Simon, MD, FACS are excited to host their annual Patient Appreciation Event to thank patients while giving back to the community. MELBOURNE, Fla. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The team at Clevens Face and Body Specialists is excited to announce that t...

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Dr. Farah F. Quyyumi joins The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation

The Oncology Institute welcomes Dr. Pamela Miel to their team of specialists. DOWNEY, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dr. Farah F. Quyyumi brings over six years of medical experience to The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation. Dr. Quyyumi is a graduated of the Medical Col...

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When It's All Behind You, Exercise May Be the Cure

Endoscopic Spine Surgeon, Dr. Kaixuan Liu, Offers Tips for Avoiding Lower Back Pain WEST ORANGE, N.J. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- When the pain is all behind you, just keep movin'. That's a suggestion from Kaixuan Liu , MD, PhD , medical director of the Atlantic Spine Center and...

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ClearCare Launches New Technology Connecting Home Care Agencies with Health Plans and Hospitals, Helping Seniors and Others Age in Place

New Medicare Policy Change Will Drive Adoption, Help More Seniors and Families Gain Insurance Coverage for Critical Home Assistance ...

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Healthcare Referral Management Company par8o Announces Completion of Nationwide Platform Upgrade

BOSTON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- par8o, the largest referral management provider in the US, announced the completion of a system-wide platform upgrade. The technology enhancement was completed in mid-May following a closed beta over the past six months among par8o's clients across Pennsyl...

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces Q1 2018 as the Largest Sales Revenue Quarter in Company History: Shows Gross Revenue Increase Exceeding 190%

SAN DIEGO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Marijuana, Inc.  (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States , today announced that the company and its subsidiaries Kannaway® and HempMeds® have booked their largest-ever sales revenue quarter in their...

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Cannabis and CBD Sales Projected to Show Strength

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A market report by Ameri Research Inc. indicates that the global legal cannabis market was valued at $14.3 billion in 2016 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 21.1% from 2017 to 2024. During the forecast period, th...

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Cannabis Industry Projected to Experience Significant Growth While Legalization Efforts Pick Up Steam

PALM BEACH, Florida , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary   The multi-billion dollar cannabis industry is projected to experience 28% CAGR through 2021 en route to nearly $25 billion in annual revenues, according to a study conducted by Cannabis Business ...

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Newest Generation of Leading Heart Stent is Now Approved in the U.S. for People with Coronary Artery Disease

- XIENCE Sierra™, the newest generation of XIENCE drug-eluting stents, received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval ...

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Dr. Michael Keleher inaugurated as the American Osteopathic College of Radiology (AOCR) 68th President

President Riverside Radiology and Interventional Associates' physician Michael Keleher, DO, FAOCR COLUMBUS, Ohio , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Osteopathic College of Radiology (AOCR) will inaugurate Riverside Radiology physician Michael Keleher , DO, FAOCR, as its 68th Preside...

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Pennsylvania Nursing Home, The Gardens at Orangeville, Honors Volunteers at Annual Appreciation Dinner

ORANGEVILLE, Pa. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gardens at Orangeville hosted its annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, celebrating the spirit of giving back by recognizing 19 of its dedicated volunteers. The dinner, which was held at Lucy's Family Restaurant in Berwick, PA , was follow...

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Smart Capital for Healthtech Startups: Aenco Presents the World's First Blockchain-based Healthtech Financial Solutions and Application Development Platform

SINGAPORE , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global blockchain solutions company, Aenco Solutions Limited ("Aenco"), has unveiled its latest blockchain venture today - the world's first blockchain-based healthtech financial solutions platform with the objective  of supporting  healthtech entrepre...

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Real Time Health Monitoring Devices Market 2018 Scope | By Type: Wearable Devices & Home Health Medical Devices | Technological Innovation in Healthcare for Better Lifestyle | Global Forecasts up to 2023

LAS VEGAS , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Analysis presents the study of Global  Real Time Health Monitoring Devices Market  facilitating the regional and country wise analysis covering the strategic analysis of each market player and the market share they hold.      (Logo: http://mma.p...

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National survey: top reasons for American adults' unexpected trip to dentist

Pain in mouth is leading cause of unplanned visit to dental chair reveals Delta Dental survey ...

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Surgeon and Chef Develop Revolutionary Meal Replacement Food Pouch

Patent-Pending "Achieve®" Organic Food Pouches available at www.rationalfoods.com ...

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Allergy Sufferers Drive Back Allergens With High-Tech Air Filtration Mask

BURNSVILLE, Minn. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/  -- A new line of mesh air filtration masks with replaceable active carbon filters, exhale valves and adjustable straps was introduced this week by RZ Industries of Burnsville, Minnesota . The RZ Mask, which comes in different sizes for use by chi...

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SCYNEXIS to Participate in a Panel at the 2018 BIO International Convention

JERSEY CITY, N.J. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SCYNEXIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCYX), a biotechnology company delivering innovative therapies for difficult-to-treat and often life-threatening infections, today announced that Marco Taglietti , M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of SCYNEXIS, w...

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World-Leading Oncologists to Meet in Miami for Adaptive MR Image-Guided Radiotherapy Symposium

Educational Event Aims to Share Clinical Expertise and Best Practices in MR Image-guided Radiation Therapy ...

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Orthopedic Veterinary Implants Market to Reach US$ 3,500 Mn by 2026 - Persistence Market Research

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing Prevalence of Arthritis among Dogs to Bolster Growth of Orthopedic Veterinary Implants Market Arthritis is a common disorder which has been recently seen spreading its roots dogs. At present, this diseases is treated with the help of orthopedic ...

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Opportunities for Growth Found in Burgeoning Cannabis Industry

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CannabisNewsWire Editorial Coverage   The legalization of cannabis for recreational use in Canada appears to be certain by the end of summer. The legislation to begin that process was passed by the government in late 2017 and passed a second readin...

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After a Strong Finish to 2017, MEDITECH Continues Progressive Growth in 2018

MEDITECH hit the ground running in 2018, signing both new and current customers to move forward with its state-of-the-art Expanse EHR. ...

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Phyto Therapeutic Healing Center Announces Fundraiser, Phyto-Fest 2018, for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Phyto Therapeutic to host community fundraising to bring awareness to the holistic benefits of plant-based medicine and diets. ...

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The Cayman Government and Oxitec Launch Innovative Pilot to Suppress Aedes aegypti

WEST BAY, Grand Cayman , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cayman ' s mosquito control unit announces launch of new pilot project that will combine Oxitec ' s Friendl y ™ Aedes aegypti mosquito with traditional integrated vector control methods New integrated approach to...

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Grant Road Dental Delivered Nearly $400,000 in Donated Dentistry

In Partnership with Smiles for Everyone Foundation, Grant Road Dental in Mountain View, CA Provided Dental Implants to 29 Individuals in Need MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Over the past few months, Grant Road Dental has been screening individuals in need to be ...

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Berkeley Lights and TPG Biologics Enter into a Strategic Collaboration for Cell Line Development

Program Implements Beacon Platform for Creating Workflow Efficiencies to Accelerate the Drug Development Process ...

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HETLIOZ® (tasimelteon) Effective in Treating Jet Lag during Transatlantic Travel

- HETLIOZ® demonstrates significant improvement in objective and subjective measures of Jet Lag during 5 hour and 8 hour time zone transatlantic travel from the US to the UK PSG            Polysomnography TST              Total Sleep Time TST 2/3            Tota...

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FDA Accepts Supplemental Biologics License Application (BLA) and Grants Priority Review for Prophylactic and Pediatric Use for Bio Products Laboratory's Coagadex® (Coagulation Factor X, Human) for Treatment of Hereditary Factor X Deficiency

- Supplemental BLA based on clinical trial results from the Phase 3 TEN02 Study, a prospective study of Coagadex® for prophylaxis of bleeding episodes in children under 12 years old with moderate to severe hereditary factor X deficiency ELSTREE, England and DURHAM, N.C. , May 23, 2018 /PRNew...

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Physicians Lack the Time and Tools to Discover Hidden Risks in Patients with Chronic Conditions, Finds Study from Quest Diagnostics

- Nearly all physicians (95%) surveyed say they entered primary care to care for the "whole patient," yet 66 percent say they don't have time to address social and behavioral issues that could affect health. ...

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IOTA Pharmaceuticals Announce the Creation of a Glioblastoma Drug Bank to Support and Accelerate New Research Into Brain Cancer Therapy

CAMBRIDGE, England , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- IOTA Pharmaceuticals Ltd today announce d the creation of a new resource, the G lioblastoma (G BM ) Drug Bank , to accelerate drug discovery research in brain cancer, especially glioblastoma. Creation of the GBM ...

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Chicago Teachers' Pension Fund Board Passes Unanimous Resolution Supporting Opioid Lawsuit

CTPF Trustees support action against companies which created and continue to perpetuate the nation's opioid crisis CHICAGO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --   During their meeting on Thursday, May 17, 2018 , the Chicago Teachers' Pension Fund (CTPF) Board of Trustees (Board) unanimously pass...

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American Family Insurance & TLC Marketing Win Big At Fifth Annual Loyalty360 Customer Loyalty Awards

ORLANDO, Florida , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- American Family Insurance and global marketing promotions agency, TLC Marketing, were among the winners announced at the 2018 Loyalty360 Customer Loyalty Awards, which recognizes those who strive to propel the customer loyalty industry forward thr...

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Cosmetic Dentists in San Diego, CA from The Art of Dentistry, Complete Course to Further Improve the Patient Experience

The Art of Dentistry team recently completed a continuing education (CE) course hosted by the San Diego Advanced Study Group. Dedicated to leading cosmetic dentistry services and exceptional patient care, the San Diego, CA, dentists, Drs. Lawrence Addleson, R. Douglas Campbell and David Landau, fur...

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Wellness Workdays Releases All-Inclusive Wellness Technology Platform

Combined portal and wellness programming provide employers with turnkey health and well-being solution ...

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Castellon Plastic Surgery Center and MedSpa Now Offering HydraFacial™ in Brevard County

Dr. Mauricio Castellon's MedSpa is Among First to Provide Revolutionary Skin Care Treatment: HydraFacial MELBOURNE, Fla. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Castellon Plastic Surgery Center and MedSpa is now offering HydraFacial founded by The HydraFacial Company. HydraFacial hydrates the s...

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Bayer Presents Preliminary Insights from Global Patient Survey at World Federation of Hemophilia 2018 World Congress

Survey results to inform treatment management strategies through life transitions for people living with hemophilia A ...

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Repro Med Systems to Present at the 8th Annual LD Micro Invitational Conference

CHESTER, N.Y. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Repro Med Systems, Inc. dba RMS Medical Products (OTCQX: REPR) today announced that Lead Independent Director Dan Goldberger will be presenting at the 8 th annual LD Micro Invitational Conference taking place June 4-6, 2018 at the Luxe Sunset ho...

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mAbxience and Amneal Enter Into an Agreement for Bevacizumab Biosimilar in the United States

The agreement to bring a biosimilar of bevacizumab to the United States will improve patient access and affordability of this important oncology treatment MADRID , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- mAbxience, a company specialized in the research, development, manufacturing and global commercial...

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Infant Radiant Warmer Market is Expected to Grow at a Faster Rate Owing to the Rapidly Developing Healthcare Infrastructure: Radiant Insights, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global infant radiant warmer market is anticipated to grow at a significant CAGR in the years to come. New born or preterm infants need to be kept in infant care equipment to provide resuscitation or medical procedures without disturbing thermal...

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"Proving the Business Model for Sponsored Network Slices" Wins Catalyst Award at Digital Transformation World 2018

TM Forum's award recognizes the Catalyst teams who have demonstrated outstanding work in solving real-world challenges or making future opportunities a reality http://news.cision.com/cloudstreet/i/tmfcatalystteamawards-winner-outstandingbusimpact,c2415234 TMFCatalystTeamAwards WINNER...

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Congressional Briefing Sheds Light on Latest USPSTF Prostate Cancer Screening Recommendations

Advocacy Groups Declare "C" Recommendation for Men Aged 55-69 Can Save Lives WASHINGTON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Men's Health Network, in collaboration with the Congressional Men's Health Caucus, Prostate Cancer Task Force, and representatives from the U.S. Preventative Services Task F...

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Linguamatics iScite 2.0 Wins Bio-IT World's Best of Show Judges' Prize

Scientific search solution recognized as a breakthrough AI product that democratizes the power of NLP for pharma and biotech ...

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NEA Welcomes Jonathan Golden as Partner; Announces Several New Hires Across Technology and Healthcare Teams

Firm Names Three New Principals: Matthew McAviney, Tak Cheung, and Santhosh Palani ...

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Realm Therapeutics Publicly Files Registration Statement with the U.S. SEC to Facilitate Nasdaq Listing of ADSs Representing Ordinary Shares

MALVERN, Pa. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Realm Therapeutics plc (AIM: RLM) (the Company or Realm), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel therapeutics in immune-mediated diseases, today announces it publicly filed a registration statement with the United State...

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Alkermes to Present Data on Depression and Schizophrenia Portfolios at Upcoming American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology Annual Meeting

-- Long-Term Safety and Clinical Evaluation of Abuse Potential of ALKS 5461 to be Highlighted -- ...

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Moorestown Visiting Nurse Association joins the growing enTouch network in New Jersey

Expands the New Jersey market and brings new tools to enhance communication and visibility across the care continuum ...

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Autism Speaks Canada Walk Brings the Autism Community Together

Walk, Fundraise and Volunteer in the 8 th Annual Montreal Walk on May 27 TORONTO , May 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Autism Speaks Canada Walk, presented by Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us, announced that Montreal's 8 th annual walk will take place this Sunday, May 27 at McGill University , Tomlinson F...

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Hood College, Frederick National Laboratory Will Renew Popular Scientific Symposium

Partnership will include research, training and professional development opportunities FREDERICK, Md. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hood College and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have partnered to cohost an annual scientific symposium in the tradition of the ...

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Exceptional Stork aims to make Surrogacy widely available by matching parents with "Angel" surrogates mothers.

Sensible Surrogacy, the well-known consultancy, has announced the launch of Exceptional Stork. The new service will recruit Surrogate Mothers for the consultancy's new Independent Surrogacy consulting service, which hopes to lower the barrier to surrogacy for thousands of childless families. L...

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Spectrum Pharmacy Products Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Spectrum Pharmacy Institute

Parent company Spectrum Chemical Mfg. Corp. builds on five-decade success in the pharmaceutical industry with state-of-the-art education center NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Pharmacy Products , a leading North American manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceut...

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Abbott's Investigational Tendyne™ Device for Mitral Valve Replacement Demonstrates Positive Outcomes at 30 Days in Global Study

- Promising results for Tendyne valve presented as late-breaking clinical trial at EuroPCR ...

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Cardiovascular Repair and Reconstruction Devices Market Worth $4,481.5 Million by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The global  cardiovascular repair and reconstruction devices market  is expected to reach USD 4,481.5 million by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increase in the prevalence of Congenital Heart Defects (CHDs) and the a...

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American Specialty Health's New Active&Fit Direct Program Gains Over 130 Million Eligible Members in First Year Since Launch

Next Generation Program and Network Expansion Will Offer Even More Fitness Options to Help Health Plan Members, Employees and Others Get Active ...

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The 'India Pharma Week' Moves to Delhi-NCR in 2018

NEW DELHI , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- To return with its 3rd edition with a week full of avant-garde events alongside CPhI & P-MEC India at the India Expo Mart, Greater Noida A distinguished assemblage of Leadership, Business, Knowledge, Networking, Recognition and Innovation ...

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Motion Sickness Treatment Market to be Worth US$ 900.0 Mn by 2026, Says TMR

ALBANY, New York , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research (TMR) has published a new report titled, "Motion Sickness Treatment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2018-2026". According to the report, the global motion sickness treatm...

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Maroba Named Australia's Non-Profit Organisation of the Year by Business Worldwide Magazine

LONDON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With an ever growing population who are living longer, demand for Australia's Aged Care sector is at an all-time high. Care specialist Maroba has established a long term reputation as one of the leading and most trusted experts in the sector. As such, Bu...

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ReCor Medical Announces RADIANCE-HTN SOLO Hypertension Study Meets Primary Efficacy Endpoint, Pivotal Study Submission, and New Principal Investigator

PALO ALTO, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ReCor Medical announced today that the RADIANCE-HTN SOLO study met its primary efficacy endpoint and demonstrated a statistically significant reduction in blood pressure in hypertensive patients.  In addition, the company announced sub...

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Evergreen Expands Advisory Solutions and Welcomes Erica Neher

Neher joins Evergreen Healthcare Partners as Managing Partner and VP of Advisory Solutions MADISON, Wis. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Evergreen Healthcare Partners is happy to welcome Erica Neher as Managing Partner and Vice President of Advisory Services. Erica joins a team of ind...

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Presenting a NYC Top Plastic Surgeon, Barry M. Weintraub, M.D., F.A.C.S.

NY Top Docs is proud to present Dr. Barry Weintraub for 2018. SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- NY Top Docs has reviewed and approved board-certified plastic surgeon, Barry M. Weintraub , M.D., F.A.C.S. for 2018. Dr. Barry Weintraub utilizes cutting-edge approaches,...

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Announces the Company's First New Drug Application Submission for Ryaltris™ for Patients With Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

MUMBAI , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryaltris (olopatadine hydrochloride 665 mcg and mometasone furoate 25 mcg), formerly GSP 301 Nasal Spray, is the company's leading respiratory pipeline asset    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, a global pharmaceutical company, today announced that the company h...

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Berlin Cures Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board

Inaugural Members Include Leading Experts in Cardiology and Autoimmunity ZUG, Switzerland , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Drug developer Berlin Cures today announced the formation of a Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) and the appointment of its first two members, Prof. Beda M. Stadler and ...

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Frost & Sullivan to Recognize Top Malaysian Companies at the 14th Annual Malaysia Excellence Awards

Award Title Award Recipient 2018 Malaysia Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Services Company of the Year Aerodyne Group 2018 Malaysia Fertility Centre of the Year Alpha Fertility Centre 2018 Malaysia Excellence Award in Customer Experience - Telecommunic...

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Mill City Press Announces the Release of Stroke Through A Mother's Eyes

The Inspirational Real-Life Story of A Young Mother Battling The Effects Of A Stroke STRATFORD, Conn. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Author Felicia Zera Kalapos shares the story of her daughter, a 32-year-old attorney and mother of three, who suffered a major stroke, as seen through ...

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Trauma Survirors Share Their Stories at Trauma Awareness Day Celebration

Memorial Healthcare System's Memorial Regional Hospital is the busiest Level 1 Trauma Center in South Florida and one of only two Level 1 Trauma Centers in Broward County. Trauma survivors from this year and year's passed reunited with physicians, staff and first responders in celebration of life a...

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Palarum LLC Completes Private Placement of Convertible Notes

LEBANON, Ohio , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Palarum LLC announced today it has completed the private placement of $3.8 million of Series 2018-A Convertible Notes, through a Regulation D 506(b) offering to qualified buyers. The Notes are convertible into Units and have a two-year term. The No...

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Medicx Launches PROximity HCP For Micro-Neighborhood® Targeting of Healthcare Practitioners

Solution Opens Brand Accessibility Beyond the Traditional Endemic Approach ...

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Rockwell Medical Announces CEO Transition

Special Transition Committee Established; Permanent CEO Search Underway WIXOM, Mich. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rockwell Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMTI) ("the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has formed a Special Transition Committee to provide board-level oversight ove...

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Men's Health Month Is Coming In June

Nationally Recognized Health Experts Available For Interviews WASHINGTON , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- June is National Men's Health Month , an annual awareness period solely dedicated to education and activities on the health and wellness of men and boys. National Men's Health Week, a s...

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Curis Announces 1-for-5 Reverse Stock Split

LEXINGTON, Mass. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRIS), a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative and effective therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a 1-for-5 reverse split...

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Zimmer Biomet Announces 510(k) Clearance for Zyston® Strut Open Titanium Interbody Spacer System

Represents the Company's first titanium spinal implant manufactured via an additive manufacturing process ...

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Addresses New Cancer Report

As Overall Cancer Incidence Rates Decline, Incidence and Death Rates Continue to Climb in Pancreatic Cancer   ...

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Aflac Presents My Special Aflac Duck™ at The Atlantic's Children and Cancer: An Atlantic Forum

Company Plans to Provide Comforting Robot Duck to Children Free of Charge to Help Them Cope With Cancer ...

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Health Canada and the Canadian Hockey League announce public education partnership to help youth understand the facts about cannabis

The #FocusedOn campaign encourages youth to make positive and healthy lifestyle choices OTTAWA , May 22, 2018 /CNW/ - The current approach to cannabis does not work. Canada has some of the highest rates of cannabis use in the world, especially among youth and young adults. That's why the ...

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Florida Hospital and North Tampa Christian Academy Team Up to Inspire Next Generation of Health Care Providers

A new school is opening in North Tampa and as the school's Official Health and Wellness Partner, Florida Hospital will create ways for students to experience personal health & wellness. TAMPA, Fla. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Florida Hospital is excited to announce an exclusive part...

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Kidney Advocates Spotlight National Gout Awareness Day

AAKP EXPANDS GOUT EDUCATION PROGRAMS FOR PATIENTS AND FAMILIES ...

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Port Arthur Health Centre refuses mediation with striking workers

THUNDER BAY, ON , May 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Nearing seven weeks of workers on strike, the Port Arthur Health Centre employer has refused to meet with a senior mediator from the Ontario Labour Relations Board and Unifor. Striking workers, members of Unifor Local 229, received word late last week tha...

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Michael Phelps and Talkspace Launch Groundbreaking Mental Health Campaign on National TV

Phelps Shares His Mental Health Story and the Empowering Benefits of Therapy NEW YORK , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Talkspace, the global leader in online therapy, and Michael Phelps today announced a strategic partnership to promote therapy as an important tool to help improve one's ment...

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Altogen Biosystems launched second generation transfection reagent AltoFect

AUSTIN, Texas , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Altogen Biosystems announced the launch of AltoFect, the second generation transfection reagent for primary cell types and hard-to-transfect cell lines. AltoFect transfection reagent exhibits up to 85% transfection efficiency in difficult-to-transfec...

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International NASH Day Adds Trusted Stakeholders as Global Day of Action Against Fatty Liver Diseases Draws Near

WASHINGTON and PARIS , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The NASH Education Program™ continues its global expansion, adding respected patient organizations, trusted biotech companies, contract research organizations, and investment management firms as partners for its 1 st International NASH...

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Extract Wellness Introduces Two Ingredient Clinical Strength 6000mg Hemp Extract Oil

Extract Wellness, LLC today announced the launch of its Clinical Strength 6000mg hemp extract oil, its most potent product, to help those living with chronic or severe conditions and in need of a larger dose to manage their symptoms. The new hemp extract oil delivers 100mg of all natural, preservat...

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2018 Handbag Luncheon Honors PUMA for Selena Gomez Lupus Campaign

NEW YORK , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 9 th annual Lupus Research Alliance Lupus Handbag Luncheon & Silent Auction honored two stand-out supporters to the lupus cause: world-leading sports brand PUMA and IBM Associate Partner Veronica Vargas Lupo . PUMA was named "...

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National Healthcareer Association® (NHA) to launch TEAM Based Care™ product

Providing healthcare teams with the foundational and practical knowledge they need to provide team-based or patient-centered care. LEAWOOD, Kan. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NHA is pleased to announce the launch of TEAM Based Care™, a new product focused on the evolving healthcare delivery...

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New Report Showcases Pharmaceutical Industry's Medical Booth Practices at Annual Conferences

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- An engaging exhibit booth at annual medical conferences is one of the key ways to raise awareness and educate healthcare professionals about a pharmaceutical company's pipeline and products. However, new technologies and a conservative complianc...

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VitalWare Launches a Redesigned vitalware.com to Better Showcase Its Highly Rated Revenue Integrity, HIM and Compliance Products

VitalWare™, the leading provider of healthcare revenue cycle SaaS solutions, announced the launch of its newly redesigned corporate website, http://www.vitalware.com. YAKIMA, Wash. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  VitalWare™ , the leading provider of healthcare revenue cycle SaaS soluti...

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Embark Veterinary Foundation Donates to The Sato Project

Embark donates to The Sato Project to help find forever homes for helpless animals in Puerto Rico. BOSTON , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Embark Veterinary Foundation, a non-profit sector of Embark Veterinary, today announces its donation of $3,973.30 to The Sato Project, an organ...

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Kamal Bijanpour, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who's Who

LOS ANGELES , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kamal Bijanpour, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who's Who as Pinnacle Professional of The Year in the field of Psychiatry in recognition of his role as a Psychiatrist at Executive Integrated Medical Group. A group of mental health providers located...

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Atlantic Coast Aesthetics Announces the Grand Opening of their Spinoff Location, Laser Rejuvenation by Cherie at ACA

Laser Rejuvenation by Cherie at ACA, which is Located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, Specializes in Laser Hair Removal ...

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Atlantic Health System and Kindred Break Ground on State-of-the-Art Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute

Building will be first phase of a health services campus at Giralda Farms ...

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