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Apollo Hospitals Celebrates Life with Over 1500 Patients Who Have Undergone Successful Bone Marrow Transplants (BMT)

Apollo Hospitals, India’s first multispecialty chain of hospitals reached a new milestone with over 1500 successful Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) procedures conducted on patients across the Apollo Hospitals Group. The 1500 patients treated at Apollo BMT units have come from all over India including C...

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Coffee doesn't Cause Cancer and it shouldn't need a Warning Label

Last week, the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) proposed exempting coffee from the Proposition 65 requirement that requires any business that sells a product with a “carcinogen” in it to put a cancer warning labels on the package. A judge had earlier ruled that b...

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Johnson & Johnson Innovation Opens JLABS @ NYC in Collaboration with New York State and the New York Genome Center

Life Science Incubator Selects New QuickFire Challenge Winners to Join JLABS @ NYC ...

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Menopause Makeover Founder, Staness Jonekos, Stresses Alternatives to Prescription Drugs for Menopausal Symptoms

LOS ANGELES , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent news published by the New York Times , entitled:  Prices Keep Rising for Drugs Treating Painful Sex in Women , highlights an important and rarely discussed issue affecting millions of women in menopause and cancer survivorship, but fails to of...

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Government of Canada releases Third Interim Report on Medical Assistance in Dying

Report provides update on the implementation of medically assisted dying in Canada OTTAWA , June 21, 2018 /CNW/ - The release of information on medical assistance in dying helps Canadians understand how the legislation is being implemented across the country. The federal government recogni...

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Influenza Vaccines Market Status, Business Overview, Revenue, Sales and Future Potential 2025

PUNE, India , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com published "Global Influenza Vaccines Market Report" is replete with detailed analysis from a thorough research, especially on questions that border on market size, development environment, futuristic developments, operation situat...

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GNTbm announces licensing of exclusive sales/marketing rights of anticancer drug Chidamide to Taiwan Specialty Pharma Corp. (TSPC)

TAIPEI, Taiwan , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GNT Biotech & Medicals Co., Ltd. (GNTbm, TPEx Emerging: 7427) announced that it has awarded exclusive sales and marketing rights in Taiwan of anticancer drug Chidamide to pharmaceutical distribution company Taiwan Specialty Pharma Corp. (...

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MEDIA ALERT/Photo-Op: The Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon and 5k to take place for 20th year on Sunday

PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES: 7:30 a.m.  Half-Marathon start on East Mall; west of UBC Thunderbird Arena 7:55 a.m.  Spanish Banks 8:10 a.m.  Kitsilano Beach 8:20 a.m.  Burrard Bridge 8:30 a.m.  Elite finishing time on Stanley Park Drive,...

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Unichem Pharma Announces Executive Leadership Change

Scott B. Delaney Named as President and Chief Executive Officer, North America; to be Appointed Board Member for Unichem Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. ...

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Tennis Star Madison Keys Partners with ACUVUE Brand Contact Lenses

New campaign encourages youth to see their ambitions through with clear vision ...

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Russian Companies With the Support of Russian Export Center Presented New Technologies at the CEBIT

HANOVER, Germany , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Russian developers came up with a recovery technique for patients after a stroke using virtual reality (VR) at an exhibition in Germany . The TauTracker start-up was presented at the business festival of innovations and digital technology CEBIT...

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The Trends and Opportunities in the International Multicenter Clinical Trials in Russia, ARS PharmRussia Comments

MOSCOW , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlighted here are things potential foreign sponsors of the global clinical research programs should know about Russia .      (Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/628029/ARS_PharmRussia_Logo.jpg ) Analysis of situation with the international cli...

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Nordic Nanovector Announces First Patient Dosed in Pivotal PARADIGME Trial of Betalutin® in Third-line Follicular Lymphoma Patients

OSLO, Norway , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Nanovector ASA (OSE: NANO) announces that the first patient has been dosed in its pivotal PARADIGME Phase 2b trial with Betalutin® (177Lu-satetraxetan-lilotomab) in third-line (3L) follicular lymphoma (FL) patients who are refractory to ant...

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Providence St. Joseph Health Appoints Charles W. Sorenson to Board of Directors

Former CEO of Intermountain Health Will Help Guide Nation's Third Largest Health System ...

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Allen Institute for Brain Science Database Release Nearly Doubles Mouse Brain Cell Data

Includes debut of the Allen Brain Explorer, a new web-based 3D visualization of the brain SEATTLE , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Allen Institute for Brain Science today announced the release of new data, tools to analyze those data and a new web-based 3D viewer to explore ana...

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New Ann Arbor Fitness Studio Offers Unrivaled Fitness Experience

ANN ARBOR, Mich. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SPENGA, a workout studio that combines spin, strength and yoga in one 60-minute session, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest location in Ann Arbor, Michigan . Each studio has experienced instructors that guide members through a 60-...

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Cosmetic Dentists at Art of Dentistry Offer El Cajon, CA Dental Crowns in Just One Day Using CEREC Technology

Experienced cosmetic dentists, Drs. Lawrence Addleson, R. Douglas Campbell, and David Landau, now welcome patients in and around El Cajon, CA, for dental crowns, with or without a referral. The Art of Dentistry offers personalized, quality cosmetic dentistry services using advanced dental technolog...

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Periodontist, Dr. Jin Kim, Offers Dental Implants to Santa Ana, CA for Lasting, Seamless Smiles

Dr. Jin Y. Kim, a periodontist with offices in Diamond Bar and Garden Grove, is welcoming new patients interested in learning about the advantages and possibilities of dental implants in Santa Ana, CA, to replace missing teeth. SANTA ANA, Calif. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Well-res...

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New Evanston Fitness Studio Offers Unrivaled Fitness Experience

EVANSTON, Ill. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SPENGA, a workout studio that combines spin, strength and yoga in one 60-minute session, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest location in Evanston, Illinois . Each studio has experienced instructors that guide members through a 60-min...

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If Trump Legalizes Cannabis on the Federal Level, the Sector Could Boom

LAS VEGAS , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FN Media Group Presents Microcapspeculators.com News Commentary   President Donald Trump said recently that he was inclined to support a bipartisan effort in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana, a proposal that would dramatically reshape t...

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SCPC: CVS-Aetna Back in Spotlight as AT&T-Time Warner Merger Cleared

SCPC Warns Mergers, Concentration Across Related Medicare 'Part D' Markets Lessens Competition, Diminishes Patient Choice, Places LTC Pharmacies at Competitive Disadvantage WASHINGTON , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the proposed merger between AT&T and Time-Warner cleared...

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Healthcare Services Group Selects Delphi Technology to Replace Legacy Systems

New platform to increase operational efficiencies, accelerate speed-to-market, and enhance customer service ...

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McCann Health & AFSP Go To NYC Pride Festival To Raise Awareness Of Suicide Prevention In LGBT Community

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) Will Adopt McCann Health's Guinness World Record-breaking suicide prevention program "The Orange Project" to expand the program and save more lives NEW YORK , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  McCann Health , part of McCann Worldgroup and the In...

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SPINS Announces New Partnership with C.A. Fortune, Fueling Expanded Connectivity and Data-Driven Insights

CHICAGO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  SPINS® , the industry-leading source in health and wellness retail intelligence, providing actionable insights, activation tools and product transparency to improve the lives of consumers, announces a new partnership with C.A. Fortune, a leading full-ser...

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HMC HealthWorks Partners with CoreHealth Technologies to Deliver Customized Wellness Platform Technology Nationwide

JUPITER, Fla. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HMC HealthWorks, a leader in population health management, and CoreHealth Technologies, a corporate wellness technology company, announced HMC HealthWorks has selected CoreHealth and its corporate wellness platform to create an intuitive, enhanced u...

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LambdaVision Strengthens Its Board of Directors Following Series A Investment from Connecticut Innovations

CI's Pauline Murphy and Coagulant Therapeutics' Kirk Dornbush Join the Board FARMINGTON, Calif. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  LambdaVision Incorporated , a biotech company specializing in developing a treatment for patients blinded by retinal degenerative diseases, today announced t...

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AOA: Program Teaching Patients Happiness Skills Aims to Improve Participant Health

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Expands 'A Happier You', Piloted at Community Health Center ...

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New Leadership for Patient Safety in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Welcomes New Chair and Board Members ...

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Take a personal step towards reconciliation on National Indigenous Peoples Day

Statement From Mental Health Commission of Canada   OTTAWA , June 21, 2018 /CNW/ - National Indigenous Peoples Day is a time to honour the heritage, contributions and cultures of First Nation, Inuit and Métis people. It also is a day to embrace reconciliation, as individuals, organizatio...

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Levo Therapeutics Announces Publication of Phase 2 Study Results and Planned Phase 3 Study of Intranasal Carbetocin for the Treatment of Prader-Willi Syndrome

CHICAGO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Levo Therapeutics Inc. announced today that  JCI Insight  has published the results of a Phase 2 study of intranasal carbetocin (LV-101) in patients with genetically confirmed Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). Results from the study suggest that the investigat...

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Mercator MedSystems Receives $11M in Series D Equity Financing Led by Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceuticals Co.

Capital will fuel continued research and clinical development of micro-infusion platform EMERYVILLE, Calif. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercator MedSystems, Inc., today announced it has received $11 million in Series D equity financing led by Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceuticals Co. (Salu...

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HMC HealthWorks Earns Three-year URAC Reaccreditation In Disease Management

JUPITER, Fla. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HMC HealthWorks is proud to announce that it has recently achieved three-year reaccreditation for its URAC Disease Management Program through July 1 , 2021.  URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, cert...

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Statement - On National Indigenous Peoples Day, let's celebrate the achievements of our Indigenous physicians

OTTAWA , June 21, 2018 /CNW/ - On behalf of Canada's physician community, I join others in celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day. I take this opportunity to celebrate Indigenous physicians and their leadership on medical and health matters. More Indigenous physicians are achieving mil...

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New Study in JNCCN Raises Questions about Resource Availability at Hospitals on Weekends and Holidays

Netherlands-based researchers found emergency colon cancer surgery was more likely to lead to complications if performed on a weekend, rather than a weekday ...

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Healthcare Claims Management Market Worth 13.93 Billion USD by 2023

PUNE, India , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report " Healthcare Claims Management Market by Component (Software, and Services), Delivery Mode (On-Premise, and Cloud Based), Type (Integrated, and Standalone), End User (Healthcare Payers, Providers) - Globa...

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$21.5 Million Medical Office Building Opens

Providing New Medical Services to the Region ...

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Wildflower Health Acquires Circle, an Innovative Mobile Health Business Incubated by Providence St. Joseph Health

Combined Technologies, Expertise Creates Groundbreaking Platform for Family Health Engagement ...

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Manduka Announces project:OM 2018 Initiatives, Benefiting Susan G. Komen®

The sustainable yoga brand continues project:OM, supporting the fight against breast cancer and contributing to making the world better, one yoga mat at a time. ...

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Beyond Pleasure: Prostate Massage Offers A Myriad of Health Benefits

ANEROS Reports Medical Findings and Encourages ALL Men to Embrace the Once Taboo Practice! HOUSTON , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Leading sexual health and wellness products manufacturer Aneros asserts that sexual health is a major factor in total health and well-being and a segment t...

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HEALTHCAREfirst Announces Fuse Interface Engine for Expediting Home Health and Hospice Care Delivery

Proprietary data exchange engine streamlines workflows for home health and hospice organizations SPRINGFIELD, Mo. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  HEALTHCAREfirst , the leading provider of web-based home health and hospice software, billing and coding services, and advanced analytics, ...

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STD Confidential: 'Intimate' Skin Diseases Are on the Rise and Dermatologists Can Help

Dermatologist Dr. Joshua Fox, Director of Advanced Dermatology PC, Shares Tips on Addressing Sexually Transmitted Skin Diseases ALBERTSON, N.Y. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- While love, according to the song, is the sweetest thing, the after-effects of its activity can sometimes be n...

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Push H.O.P.E. Project 2nd Annual Addiction & Recovery Awareness MusicFest 2018

The 2nd Annual Addiction & Recovery Awareness MusicFest will feature live music, guest speakers, food trucks, and activities for the whole family. WESTMINSTER, Md. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- On Saturday, July 7th , Push HOPE Project will host, while Rising Above Addiction and Up ...

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Kaplan Partners With Online Proctoring Leader to Make Administering Assessments Easier for Nursing Schools

Partnership with Examity will ensure security through mobile-friendly proctoring ...

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Ronald McDonald House® New York Volunteers Raise More Than $670,000 At Annual Heroes Volunteer Event

All Proceeds Raised Directly Benefit Families Battling Pediatric Cancer Through the House's 8,000-person Volunteer Program ...

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MBI Group Completes 4,000 sf Urgent Care Center for Mount Sinai Doctors

Leading Construction Firm Completes State-of-the-Art Build-out of Walk-in Facility at Stuyvesant Town-Peter Cooper Village NEW YORK , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MBI Group, a New York City -based construction and general contracting firm, announced the successful completion of a 4,000 squ...

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces Letter of Intent with Salvation Botanicals to Bring Its Products to the Burgeoning Canadian Cannabis Market

Leading U.S. Cannabis Company Enters Canada With New CBD & THC Products SAN DIEGO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States , announced today that it has signed a non-binding Letter of Intent (...

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CytRx Corporation Highlights Review of NantCell Inc's Aldoxorubicin Published in Future Oncology

Clinical studies with aldoxorubicin demonstrated increased progression-free survival and tumor response with low cardiotoxicity LOS ANGELES , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ:CYTR), a biopharmaceutical research and development company specializing in oncology, today hi...

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The Kois Center and Evident Announce Ground-breaking Strategic Collaboration by Launching the new Kois-Evident Digital Program for Dentists

The Kois–Evident program will introduce digital technologies to dentists globally, helping them take their practices from traditional to digital VANCOUVER, British Columbia , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Evident, North America's leading breakout dental technology company, today announced ...

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Magnolia Health Initiative Helps Improve Transition for Foster Care Children

JACKSON, Miss. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Foster Care initiative launched by Magnolia Health, a leading Mississippi -based Coordinated Care Organization, has improved the ease of transition for children in Foster Care . In 2017, Magnolia Health identified that children in the Mi...

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Additional Adult-use Applications of Cannabis are Pushing the Market Upward

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent report published by Forbes, Brightfield Group projects that the global cannabis market was worth USD 7.7 Billion at the end of 2017, and is predicted to reach USD 31.4 Billion by 2021. The ...

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Oracle Health Sciences Earns Frost & Sullivan's Enabling Technology Leadership Award for its eClinical Platform, Clinical One

Clinical One Randomization and Supplies Management Cloud Service   Enables Unparalleled Transparency and Efficiency Throughout the Clinical Development Life Cycle SANTA CLARA, California , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the North American clinical trial IT solu...

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World Economic Forum Honors CognitiveScale as a 2018 Technology Pioneer

Augmented Intelligence Leader Joins Previous Winners Google, Twitter, Dropbox, Airbnb, Kickstarter, and Palantir ...

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Canada Readies to Unlock Billion Dollar Legal Marijuana Industry

PALM BEACH, Florida , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary   Big news to the north as Canada has become the second nation in the world to legalize marijuana. After the Senate passed a "historic" bill on Tuesday recreational marijuana use will soon be legal ...

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b+b® Pain Relief Continues Explosive National Expansion

Into Publix Super Markets Adding 1200+ More Retail Locations ...

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Developing Technologies for Optical Therapies Aimed At Overcoming Key Challenges in the Healthcare Industry

PALM BEACH, Florida , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary   There is a strong focus on developing technologies to dramatically impact and indentify the causes of the rising number of vision problems affecting more and more individuals. This requires taking a...

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Breast Cancer School for Patients Makes Official Debut

Dr. John P. Williams Creates the Very First "One-Stop" Video School for Patients about Breast Cancer (Including the Recent TAILORx Study) ...

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Insulin Delivery Devices Market Will Secure 6.5% Growth To Cross $19 Billion By 2024

U.S. insulin delivery devices market was valued at over USD 5.0 billion in 2017 and accounted for regional share of more than 95% in 2017, driven by increasing diabetes prevalence coupled with rising disposable income level. ...

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University of Wisconsin Begins Patient Treatments with ViewRay's MRIdian Linac

Becomes the First Hospital to Upgrade Previous Generation MRIdian to Advanced Linear Accelerator-based System CLEVELAND , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/   -- ViewRay, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRAY) announced today that University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center in Madison, Wisconsin , has begun patie...

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Dialysis Equipment Market Likely to Reach a Valuation of US$ 23.6 Bn by 2028 End - Future Market Insights

VALLEY COTTAGE, New York , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) currently have two treatment options - kidney transplant and dialysis. The limited number of kidney donors worldwide and the various medical complications that arise from dialysis have pushed ...

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MYM Ribbon Cutting and Town Hall for 1.5 Million Square Foot Greenhouse Attracts Over 400 Media, Dignitaries and Locals

VANCOUVER, British Columbia , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (CSE: MYM) (CSE: MYM.CN) (MYM.CN) ("MYM") is pleased to announce that, together with the Mayor of Weedon , Mr. Richard Tanguay , have officially broken ground on the construction of its 1.5 million square...

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Kinetiq and KPIT Announce Strategic Life Sciences Collaboration

KPIT and Kinetiq are partnering to enhance advisory consulting and testing as a service (TaaS) for software solutions engagements involving compliance to various global regulations, including 21 CFR Part 11, Annex 11, HIPAA, and other regulated technology compliance programs in the life sciences fi...

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Digital Mental Health App "Supportiv" Wins Grant To Help High School Students Access Support Groups Free Of Charge

Supportiv, the digital health app that matches users with live, moderated support groups has been awarded a $25,000 grant by Columbia University's Tamer Fund for Social Ventures. BERKELEY, Calif. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  Supportiv , the digital health app that matches users wit...

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Quorum Review IRB Launches Live IRB Interface for Veeva Vault eTMF

First customers are now using a live IRB interface with Veeva Vault eTMF, including a top 10 pharma organization ...

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Deep Brain Stimulation Devices Market Size Worth $2.10 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The global  deep brain stimulation devices market  size is expected to reach USD 2.10 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc., progressing at a CAGR of over 11.9% during the forecast period. Growing prevalence of...

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Comprehend Joins Veeva's Technology Partner Program

Addresses Demand for Large-scale Risk Management and Trial Performance ...

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AltMed Florida Announces Opening of its First MÜV™ Medical Cannabis Dispensary in Apollo Beach

The award-winning MÜV™ line of premium medical cannabis products will be available to Florida patients beginning at the Grand Opening Saturday, June 23rd SARASOTA, Fla. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AltMed Florida has announced the opening of the first of 25 MÜV™ dispensary locations...

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Salesforce Announces Health Cloud for Payers, Transforming Business Operations and Member Engagement for Insurers

Built on the world's #1 CRM platform, the new Salesforce Health Cloud solution will give every health payer a complete view of members in a single dashboard, driving productivity for service agents and clinical professionals ...

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ClearHealth Quality Institute Releases Mental Health Parity Accreditation Standards for Public Comment

Standards Establish a Roadmap for Assessing Compliance with the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) ANNAPOLIS, Md. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearHealth Quality Institute™ (CHQI) today released the draft accreditation standards for its new Mental Health Parity Accre...

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RightEye Unveils EyeQ Trainer--The First Personalized Computer-Based Vision Training for Patients with Visual Dysfunction

EyeQ Trainer Equips Optometrists with a Vital Tool Their Patients Can Use at Home to Rehabilitate Oculomotor Issues that Impact Quality of Life BETHESDA, Md. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/  -- RightEye LLC , an award-winning health technology company that uses eye tracking to revolutionize pa...

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Ablexis Targets Market Expansion Opportunities for AlivaMab Mouse Following Acquisition by Deerfield Management and the Founding of AlivaMab Discovery Services

AlivaMab Discovery Services, an independent contract research organization, founded to provide clients a best in class source of therapeutic antibody candidates BURLINGAME, Calif. and NEW YORK , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ablexis LLC, and Deerfield Management announce today the acquisit...

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Keeping Fit Goes High Tech for Elders at Parker

Parker, a Leader in Aging Services, Opens its Doors to a Newly Renovated High-Touch and Technology Driven Wellness Center ...

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HCS to Showcase Healthcare Information Technology Platform at Long Term & Post-Acute Care (LTPAC) Health IT Summit in Washington D.C.

HCS Interactant Provides a Full Suite of Integrated Clinical and Financial Modules Specifically Designed for LTPAC ...

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Blueprint Medicines Initiates VOYAGER Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Avapritinib in Patients with Advanced Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

-- VOYAGER trial to evaluate avapritinib versus regorafenib in third- and fourth-line GIST -- ...

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Trovagene Announces the Start of Recruitment and Enrollment for Phase 2 Clinical Trial of PCM-075 in Combination with Zytiga® in Patients with mCRPC

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital officially activated and recruiting patients for Phase 2 open-label trial of PCM-075 and abiraterone acetate (Zytiga®) in metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (mCRPC) ...

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Medicare Advantage Plan Member Satisfaction Holds Steady as Enrollment Surges, J.D. Power Finds

Kaiser Permanente Ranks Highest in Overall Satisfaction for Fourth Consecutive Year ...

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Eyecarrot Teams up With UC Berkeley, the State University of New York and Florida State University Furthering the Reach of the Binovi Touch Vision Performance Platform

TORONTO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Eyecarrot Innovations Corp ("Eyecarrot" or the "Company") (TSX-V: EYC) (OTCQB: EYCCF) is pleased to announce that it has initiated delivery of the Binovi Touch Saccadic Fixator to some of the top Academic Institutions in North America . The company is n...

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UCI, Beckman Coulter Diagnostics announce strategic collaboration

Agreement to focus on accelerating campus innovation from lab to real world via UCI Applied Innovation ...

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Hand to Hold helps NICU Heroes soar

NICU HEROES podcast highlights mental health topics facing nurses, healthcare providers including dads with post-partum depression to mothers with PTSD, grief ...

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FAIR Health Elects Chiquita Brooks-LaSure and Lawrence Casalino to Board of Directors

New Directors Offer Fresh Perspectives to Leading Independent Healthcare Data Organization NEW YORK , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FAIR Health, Inc. announced today that it has elected Chiquita Brooks-LaSure , MPP and Lawrence Casalino , MD, PhD, MPH to its Board of Directors. ...

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AdoRx Therapeutics Announces Initial Funding of $10 Million for the Discovery of New Cancer Therapeutics

EDINBURGH, Scotland , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AdoRx Therapeutics, a UK based drug discovery company focused on the identification of new cancer therapeutics, today announced that it has closed an initial $10 million investment round financed by Epidarex Capital and CRT Pioneer Fund ('CP...

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Dr. Alejandro Kovacs, Longview, TX Prosthodontist, Speaks at Houston Hispanic Dental Association on Increasing Dental Implant Success

Dr. Alejandro Kovacs, a periodontist and prosthodontist in Longview, TX, at Pinnacle Implants & Periodontics has been asked to speak at the Houston Hispanic Dental Association on increasing predictability and avoiding complications related to dental implants. LONGVIEW, Texas , June 21, 2018 ...

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Stellar Reports Positive Research Results from KLH Glycosylation Study

LOS ANGELES , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBOT), a leading manufacturer of a key protein utilized in multiple immunotherapy development pipelines targeting Alzheimer's, lupus and cancer, among other diseases, today announced the successful completion o...

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Alimera Sciences Appoints Mary T. Szela to its Board of Directors

Ms. Szela brings extensive global brand experience to the Alimera Board ...

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Artificial Insemination Market Size Worth $2.63 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The global  artificial insemination market  is expected to reach USD 2.63 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Over the past few years, infertility has become a major public health concern across the globe. Ar...

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ClassDojo and Dr. Michele Borba Partner to Create the Summer Kindness Series

The free, weekly series aims to help families build the benefits of kindness together; will reach millions of ClassDojo families and be open for anyone SAN FRANCISCO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- One small act of kindness leads to another, and this summer the school communication pla...

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BluePrint Health Information Security Services Receives 97.2* Rating in New KLAS Report

BluePrint Health Information Security, an Intraprise Health business, received a score of 97.2* in the Advisory Focused Firms category in the KLAS Cybersecurity Services 2018 report released today. YARDLEY, Pa. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- BluePrint Health Information Security, an I...

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Global Antibody Drug Conjugates Market Expected to Reach $3,198 Million by 2023

PORTLAND, Oregon and PUNE, India , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, " Antibody Drug Conjugates Market by Drugs, Mechanism of Action and Application: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023 ,"  the globa...

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Aphria's Malta-based subsidiary, ASG Pharma, receives first import license for cannabis issued by the Malta Medicines Authority

ASG Pharma is poised to become Aphria's processing, manufacturing and distribution hub for the European continent LEAMINGTON, ON , June 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Aphria Inc. (" Aphria " or the " Company ") ( TSX: APH and US OTC: APHQF ) today announced that its Malta -based subsidiary ASG Pharma...

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Kyros Law Announces that Former ECW, WCW, WWF Wrestler Charles Donnelly Williams (Rockin' Rebel) Murder-Suicide Brain Donated for CTE Research

BOSTON , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kyros Law announces that former ECW, WCW, WWF Wrestler Charles Donnelly Williams' (also known as "Rockin' Rebel") brain has been donated for CTE research after tragic murder-suicide. On June 1, 2018 Former wrestler, Charles Williams was identified by...

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Global Dialysis Market Expected to Reach $118,512 Million by 2023

PORTLAND, Oregon and PUNE, India , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled,  " Dialysis Market by Type, Products & Services, End User, and Geography: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023 ,"  the global ...

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Caris Life Sciences Presents Data Demonstrating the Ability of ADAPT Biotargeting System to Identify Responders and Non-Responders in a Phase III Pancreatic Cancer Study

Leveraging ADAPT Biotargeting System would have significantly increased the probability of success IRVING, Texas , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Caris Life Sciences ® , a leading innovator in molecular science focused on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, today announced new dat...

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Spectrum Pharmacy Products to Feature Outstanding Compounding Training at Compounders on Capitol Hill

Visit Spectrum Booth #32-33 at Compounders on Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, June 23-26 NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Spectrum Pharmacy Products , a leading North American manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceutical compounding chemicals, equipment and supplies, has ...

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Apollo Hospitals Celebrates Life With Over 1,500 Patients Who Have Undergone Successful Bone Marrow Transplants (BMT)

CHENNAI , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Recorded 1,500 BMTs across the Apollo Hospitals Group of which 65% are pediatric cases. Apollo Hospitals urge people to donate bone marrow and save lives Apollo Hospitals, India's first multispecialty chain of hospitals, reached a new milestone wit...

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Global Lyme Alliance Surpasses $10 Million Mark in Research Grant Funding

GLA awards nearly $2 million this year alone to leading researchers at prestigious academic and medical institutions across the country. STAMFORD, Conn. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- As part of its ambitious mission to accelerate Lyme and tick-borne disease research toward better dia...

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1st Care Home Health Services Introduces HRS Telehealth to Improve Patient Outcomes

1st Care Home Health Services partnered with the innovative telehealth software company, Health Recovery Solutions (HRS), in June 2018. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- 1st Care Home Health Services partnered with the innovative telehealth software company, Health Rec...

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British Red Cross Working in Partnership with British Medical Auctions

BRACKNELL, England , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The British Red Cross is delighted to announce our collaboration with Markus Grad , CEO of British Medical Auctions . Markus has generously offered to support the work of the Red Cross in Hampshire and beyond by encouraging his clients t...

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Hari Krishna Group Hosts International Yoga Day

MUMBAI , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 2318 yoga enthusiast participated in the event With an aim of offering peace and internal rejuvenation, Hari Krishna Group celebrated International Yoga Day by organising a Yoga event for its employees with families and well-wishers, at Jio Gar...

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San Francisco Dental Implants Announces New Update to "All on Four" Dental Implant Page for San Francisco Residents

San Francisco Dental Implants has announced an update to the All on Four informational page for the busy Bay Area community. SAN FRANCISCO , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- San Francisco Dental Implant Center, one of the top-rated dental implant centers in San Francisco and the entire ...

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Malong Technologies Selected as a 2018 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum

- World Economic Forum on Thursday announced its selection of the world's 61 most promising Technology Pioneers of 2018 SHENZHEN, China , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Malong Technologies today announced its selection to the World Economic Forum's 2018 class of Technology Pioneers. The Wor...

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INSIGHTEC's Focused Ultrasound Earns Positive NICE Guidance for Treatment of Essential Tremor

LONDON , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilateral MRI-guided Focused Ultrasound Thalamotomy for Treatment-resistant Essential Tremor Recognised by National Institute for Health and Care Excellence   INSIGHTEC® , a global medical technology innovator of incisionless surgery, announced to...

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Online Medical Education Ventures Into Medical Marijuana Industry

CPRTrainingFast has announced the launch of it's medical marijuana program to educate healthcare professionals and provide online certifications PHILADELPHIA , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today, http://www.CPRTrainingFast.com announced that they will begin venturing into medical ma...

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Patient Safety Offers Lucrative Prospects for Innovative Solutions Providers, says Frost and Sullivan

SINGAPORE , June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Adverse patient safety events in the US and Western European healthcare systems impose an estimated cost burden of US$ 317.93 billion in 2016 and is estimated to increase at a CAGR of 3.2% reaching US$ 383.7 billion in 2022. The rising incidences of...

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Receding Gums are One of Many Reasons to Book an Immediate Dentist Appointment, says A-Z Dental Care

The West Covina dental office comments on a recent article that individuals should not delay acting when warning signs emerge. WEST COVINA, Calif. , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A May 7   article   in Prevention discusses receding gums as a sign of potentially serious trouble that...

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Dr. Nikesh Seth Receives PHOENIX Magazine's 2018 Top Doc Award

Arizona pain management doctor Nikesh Seth of Integrated Pain Consultants was named one of PHOENIX Magazine's Top Doctors for the fourth straight year. Top Doctors is a peer-selected list of the Phoenix Metropolitan area's best physicians. It is compiled using an annual survey of local health care ...

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Wellcoaches And CoreHealth Technologies Unleash The Power Of Habits

NEW HABITS COURSE DESIGNED TO HELP EVERYONE COACH THEMSELVES TO PREVENT BURNOUT, FOSTER EMOTIONAL BALANCE, AND BECOME A TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADER. BOSTON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wellcoaches announced a partnership with CoreHealth Technologies to deliver wellcoacheshabits © , an e-cou...

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CalPERS Endorses California Ballot Initiative to Improve Dialysis Patient Care, reports Kidney Patients Deserve Better

Measure Addresses Fund's Priority to Lower Healthcare Costs SACRAMENTO, Calif. , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an attempt to improve patient care for people with kidney failure and lower healthcare costs in California , the country's largest public pension fund today endorsed ...

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Lanier Trial Academy Proceeds to Benefit Guatemala SANA Children's Project

HOUSTON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lanier Law Firm has announced that proceeds from this year's Lanier Trial Academy will once again benefit Guatemala SANA Children's Project, a nonprofit that provides health care and education services to children in Guatemala . Now in its third ye...

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LA BioMed's Research to Improve Heart Disease Screening in Newborns Given Boost from Federal Grant

NIH funded research led by Dr. Rie Sakai-Bizmark has potential to save the lives of hundreds of newborn babies annually LOS ANGELES , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A researcher from LA BioMed has been awarded $688,013 in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to improve newbo...

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MedReleaf Announces Receipt of Interim Court Order and Mailing of Meeting Materials for Arrangement with Aurora Cannabis

TSX: LEAF MARKHAM, ON , June 20, 2018   /CNW/ - MedReleaf Corp. ("MedReleaf" or the "Company") (TSX: LEAF), today announced that the Company has been granted an interim order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) authorizing various matters, including the holding of a s...

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Tenon Medical, Inc. Receives FDA Clearance For Sacroiliac Joint Fusion System

SAN RAMON, Calif. , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tenon Medical, Inc., a manufacturer of minimally invasive instruments and implants for sacroiliac joint fusion surgery, today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Catam...

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Newly Accredited CUSM School of Medicine Implements an Innovative Curriculum Using Medtrics Platform

Since 2016, the CUSM School of Medicine and the dedicated team at Medtrics Lab have been working together on mapping CUSM's curriculum to their M.D. programs objectives and identifying the most effective methods to collect information about the student's performance and clinical competence. PH...

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Danaher Schedules Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call

WASHINGTON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call for the second quarter 2018 on Thursday, July 19, 2018 beginning at 8:00 a.m. ET and lasting approximately 1 hour. The call and an accompan...

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PATH and SD BIOSENSOR announce partnership to advance diagnostic test critical for malaria treatment and elimination

Agreement supports development and availability of an affordable, high-quality enzyme deficiency test SEATTLE , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --   PATH announced today a new partnership with South Korean company SD BIOSENSOR to support the development and availability in key markets of a new dia...

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National Alliance for Hispanic Health Brings NIH's "All of Us Journey" to Norcross, Georgia

Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia and Altierus Career College host the All of Us Research Program ATLANTA , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia , ("HHCGA"), Altierus Career College and the National Alliance for Hispanic Health will host the N...

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Hematology Diagnostics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Volume, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2018 - 2026

LONDON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Hematology Diagnostics Market - OverviewHematology is defined as the diagnostic classification of cells present in the blood and resulting identification of diseases of the blood-forming organs and diseases of the blood.It includes the calculation o...

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Global Sexual Wellness Market 2018-2022

LONDON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- About Sexual Wellness Sexual wellness refers to the physical, mental, and sexual well-being of people. Products such as erotic lingerie, condoms and contraceptives, personal lubricants, sex toys, and others such as testing cards and pregnancy testing kits...

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The global sinus dilation devices market projected to grow at a CAGR of 9.1%

LONDON , June 20, 2018  /PRNewswire/ -- The global sinus dilation devices market projected to grow at a CAGR of 9.1%.The global sinus dilation devices market is expected to reach USD 2.78 billion by 2023 from USD 1.80 billion in 2018, at a CAGR of 9.1%. High prevalence of chronic sinusitis,...

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The nuclear medicine market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.9%

LONDON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The nuclear medicine market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.9% The nuclear medicine market is projected to reach USD 5.26 billion by 2023 from USD 3.95 billion in 2018. Factors such as the growing incidence and prevalence of cancer and cardiac ail...

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Smile Brands CEO Steven C. Bilt Named a Glassdoor Top CEO in 2018

Steven C. Bilt has an impressive 97% approval rating on Glassdoor. IRVINE, Calif. , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CEO of Smile Brands Inc. Steven C. Bilt has won a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award honoring the Top CEOs in 2018 . Glassdoor , one of the world's largest job and recru...

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Endocrine Society launches revamped online career center

EndoCareers improves access to job listings, professional development resources WASHINGTON , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Endocrinologists are gaining new resources to help them move up the career ladder with the launch of the Endocrine Society's revamped online career center . ...

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Access Healthcare Named in Dallas Business Journal Middle Market 50 List Two Years in a Row

Revenue cycle management services provider, Access Healthcare, has been ranked #11 in the 2018 Dallas Business Journal Middle Market 50 list DALLAS, June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Access Healthcare , one of the largest providers of the revenue cycle business process, automation, and IT ...

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AANP Partners with Industry Leaders to Address the Opioid Crisis with Roadmap for Action

Readies Policymakers with Comprehensive Plan to Fight our Nation's Most Dangerous Epidemic AUSTIN, Texas , June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), in partnership with more than 70 health care organizations representing NPs, nurses, phy...

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