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College Students and Grads Need Affordable Health Insurance Given High Tuition and Loan Costs

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether from summer break or graduation, a massive number college students are now searching for inexpensive health insurance amidst rising tuition costs and mounting student loan debt. Almost four million Americans are graduatin...

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Sectra Wins PACS Order at Pediatric Orthopedic Hospital

SHELTON, CT , May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra  (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging PACS at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The Sectra software will offer radiologists and clinicians a high-availability, clou...

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SkinCeuticals Announces Advanced Clinical Spa At Central Dermatology

SkinCeuticals Partners with The Skin Care and Laser Center of Central Dermatology to Combine In-Office Skincare Treatments and Clinically-Backed Skincare Products ...

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Nearly 1,500 Professionals from Over 60 Countries Attend the XXXVII World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress in Seville, Spain

SEVILLE, Spain , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest international event in th e nut and dried fruit industry breaks its attendance record with just under 1,500 participants from more than 60 countries The industry forecasts promising nut and dried fruit production vo...

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Pivotal bioVenture Partners China Closes Inaugural $150 Million Early Stage VC Fund

SHANGHAI , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Pivotal bioVenture Partners China (Pivotal China), a member of Nan Fung Life Sciences (NLFS) announced today the closing of Pivotal bioVenture Partners China USD Fund I, raising $150 million to incubate and build Life Sciences companies in China . Pivo...

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Avant Healthcare Professionals Awarded Gold in Best Healthcare Social Media Campaign by the 2018 Aster Awards

Avant Healthcare Professionals recognized for best social media campaign in the healthcare industry. ORLANDO, Fla. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally educated, experienced registered nurses, was awarded Gold i...

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BioPharmX Studies Show Hydrophilic Topical Minocycline Gels May Be the Preferred Treatment Option for Acne, Rosacea Patients

For the first time, BioPharmX will share its research at the Congress of Clinical Dermatology ...

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IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) Plus GAZYVA® (obinutuzumab) Phase 3 iLLUMINATE Trial for First-Line Therapy of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Patients Met Primary Endpoint

Phase 3 iLLUMINATE trial met primary endpoint of progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with previously untreated CLL and Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (SLL) compared to chlorambucil plus obinutuzumab as assessed by an Independent Review Committee (IRC) Media Ilke Limoncu Phone: 6...

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Commencement of BNC210 Phase 2 Clinical Trial for the Treatment of Agitation

Study Title: A Phase II Randomised, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Pilot Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of BNC210 in Hospitalised Elderly Patients with Agitation Study Number: BNC210.008 Clinical Phase: Phase 2 Study Design: Randomised, doubl...

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Join Cannabics Pharmaceuticals at LCBC Cannabis Professional Conference Held at MTCC, Toronto, Canada, May 25-27, 2018

TEL AVIV, Israel and BETHESDA, Maryland , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabics Pharmaceuticals (OTCQB: CNBX), a US bio-pharma company developing novel cannabis-based, personalized medicine solutions for anti-cancer diagnostics and treatment will hold one-on-one meetings at...

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Sales of Legal Cannabis Expected to Grow Domestically and Globally

FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary NEW YORK , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to data provided by European investment bank Bryan, Garnier & Co., the legal global cannabis market is projected to grow more than 1,000% over the next decade and could reach $140 billion dollars by 20...

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Lernia: 36 New Questions Will Help Swedes Make New Friends

A Follow-Up on The Famous Love Questionnaire Becomes Swedish Integration Tool STOCKHOLM , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sweden is the hardest country in the world when it comes to making new friends according to T he Expat Insi der survey 2017 . The solution - a follow-up o...

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California Medical Aid-in-Dying Law Still in Effect, Despite Appeal Court Ruling

End-of-Life Care Advocacy Group Notes Appellate Court's Order Didn't Invalidate Law: Patients Can Still Access the Law ...

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The St. James Collaborates with MedStar Health to Provide Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy at Premier Sports and Wellness Destination in Fairfax County

SPRINGFIELD, Va. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The St. James announced today its collaboration with MedStar Health, the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington, D.C. , region, to provide a wide range of primary care sports medicine and physical therapy services at The St...

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Hay Fever Patients can Benefit from Probiotics, According to Research by Griffith University and Winclove Probiotics

AMSTERDAM , May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - New research from Griffith University, Australia , published today in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, shows a multispecies-probiotic formulation to improve the quality of life of hay fever patients. Study details The researchers inv...

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Recipients of 2018 CMA Awards announced, to be celebrated this August in Winnipeg

OTTAWA , May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) announced its 2018 award recipients, as part of its annual recognition of outstanding individuals who made an exceptional contribution to medicine and the health care system. The 12 award-recipients will be honored at a...

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New Research Points to a 'Perfect Storm' in Canada for Eye Disease from Diabetes

World's Largest Diabetic Eye Health Study Highlights Urgent Need to Reduce Unnecessary Risk of Vision Loss Diabetes is a leading cause of blindness in Canada . 1 2 million Canadians are affected by diabetic retinopathy (DR), a complication of diabetes, which can lead to blindness if left...

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For CPR & AED Awareness Week (June 1 - 7) CPR Party™ Announces Attempt to Break World Record for the Largest CPR Lesson

A national nonprofit started by a mother who nearly lost her son to a drowning accident, embarks on a year-long fundraising and partnership effort to teach CPR to thousands simultaneously WASHINGTON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Water Safety Month and National CPR & AED Awar...

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Divurgent Supports CHIME's Task Force for National Opioid Crisis

Divurgent is Foundation Supporter for Opioid Task Force, aimed to eradicate the disease ...

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Granules India's Total Income Increases by 18% to INR 1,703 Cr.

HYDERABAD, India , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Granules India Ltd., a growing pharmaceutical manufacturing company, announced today financial results for its fourth quarter and financial year ended 31st March, 2018 .  (in INR Crs.) Consolidated Financials FY 2017-18 Q4 - FY'18 ...

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Cantel Medical Corp. to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Results for its Third Quarter Ended April 30, 2018

LITTLE FALLS, N.J. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  CANTEL MEDICAL CORP . (NYSE:CMD) will release the results for its third quarter ended April 30, 2018 on Thursday, May 31, 2018 before the market opens, and hold a conference call to discuss the results at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time ....

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SCYNEXIS to Present SCY-078 Data at ASM Microbe 2018

JERSEY CITY, N.J. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SCYNEXIS, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCYX), a biotechnology company delivering innovative therapies for difficult-to-treat and often life-threatening infections, today announced three poster presentations at American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Microbe 201...

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CBD Solid Bedrock as US Heads Back to Industrial Hemp Roots

NEW YORK , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CannabisNewsWire Editorial Coverage   With the announcement in April of the Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2018, the industry could be looking at a federal redefinition of hemp. Industrial hemp is a great source for CBD (cannabidiol), a non-psychoact...

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BioGX Launches Six CE-Mark Tests for Meningitis and Antibiotic Resistance

AMSTERDAM , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BioGX B.V. continues its *BD MAX™    menu expansion with the launch of six additional CE-Mark infectious disease tests on Becton, Dickinson and Company's BD MAX™ Sample-to-Answer platform.  This brings the company's CE-Mark menu for the BD MAX™ to elev...

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KT to Build Digital Healthcare System on Trans-Siberian Trains

- Telemedicine Pilot Project with Russian Railways & SNU Bundang Hospital - SEOUL, South Korea , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- KT Corp. (KRX: 03200; NYSE: KT) announced today that it will install a telemedicine system on the trans-Siberian railway and facilitate digital healthcare solutions b...

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PierianDx Hires Healthcare IT, Analytics Pioneer as CEO

PierianDx, the leader in clinical genomics solutions, announced today that it has appointed Michael L. Sanderson as Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Board. In his new role, Sanderson will execute on the company's strategy to integrate PierianDx's unique value proposition for molecular la...

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Dr. Tom J. Pousti of Pousti Plastic Surgery Awarded 2017 RealSelf 100 Award & Acknowledged as Top Social Influencer in Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Medicine

San Diego double board certified plastic surgeon, Tom J. Pousti, MD, F.A.C.S, of Pousti Plastic Surgery, is recognized as one of only 100 doctors worldwide to receive the esteemed 2017 RealSelf 100 Award. SAN DIEGO , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- San Diego double board certified plast...

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Connance Enters Collaboration to Optimize Patient Pay Operations Within the Healthcare Revenue Cycle

Connance's Patient Pay Optimization Suite now part of GE Healthcare's Centricity™ Partner Program BOSTON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Connance, a healthcare leader in predictive analytics to personalize the financial experience, today announced its participation in GE Healthcare's Ce...

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Five WPP Health & Wellness Executives Selected to Judge the 2018 MM&M Awards

NEW YORK , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WPP Health & Wellness, the leading global marketing communications company, and part of WPP (NYSE: WPP), today announced that five of its leaders have been selected to judge the health marketing industry's best work as jurors for the 2018 MM&M Awa...

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EU's $24 Billion AI Investment Signals Healthcare Big Data Boom

LOS ANGELES , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FN Media Group Presents USA News Group News Commentary The European Union is set to invest USD$24 billion into artificial intelligence (AI) by 2020, seeking to catch up with Asia and the United States , which each currently invest more...

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QT Vascular Enters Into Asset Purchase And Option Agreement With Teleflex

- Teleflex will acquire the Company's commercial coronary products and an option to purchase the drug coated Chocolate Heart™ SINGAPORE , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- QT Vascular Ltd., (" QT Vascular ", and with its subsidiaries, the " Company "), announced today that it has entered into an ...

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New Research on the Effect of Body Lotions on Capillary Blood Glucose Measurement - Interference of Hydroquinone-containing Body Lotion with Capillary Glucose Measurement - touchENDOCRINOLOGY

LONDON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Andrea MA Omengue, Eugene Sobngwi, Mesmin Dehayem, Eric V Balti, Anne MO Boli, Simeon P Choukem, Jean F Gautier, Jean-Claude Mbanya      (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/515766/Touch_Medical_Logo.jpg ) European Endocrinology. 2018;14(1):44-46 DOI...

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SKYGEN USA Company Wonderbox Technologies Recognized as a Top Workplace in Southeastern Wisconsin for the Sixth Time

Employees cite company's values and culture, dedication to transforming healthcare through next-generation technology solutions in survey-based award ...

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Stellar Achieves Robust Viral Clearance for Manufacturing Process

LOS ANGELES , May 24, 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 that third-party trial results...

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New Review Exploring the Role of the Haematologist in Finding and Treating Gaucher Disease Type 1

LONDON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Maria-Domenica Cappellini , Elena Cassinerio , Irene Motta , William Morello , Jesús Villarrubia; European Oncology & Haematology. 2018;14(1):50-56      (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/515766/Touch_Medical_Logo.jpg ) http://www.touchonc...

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New Review of DNA Damage Response - An Emerging Target for Groundbreaking Cancer Therapies - touchONCOLOGY

LONDON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sean Bohen , Mark J O'Connor, Meredith Morgan European Oncology & Haematology. 2018;14(Suppl 1):2-7 http://www.touchoncology.com/articles/dna-damage-response-emerging-target-groundbreaking-cancer-therapies      (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com...

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Wyndham Hotels Set Out to Engineer the Perfect Night's Sleep

Becomes first upscale hotel brand to offer guests the Stay Well experience from wellness innovator Delos at every hotel across its U.S. portfolio by 2019 ...

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Targovax Strengthens 2-year Survival Rate in Resected Pancreatic Cancer With TG01

Median overall survival was 33.4 months compared to 27.6 months in the ESPAC4 trial OSLO, Norway , 24 May 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Targovax ASA ("Targovax" or "the Company") (OSE: TRVX), a clinical stage company focused on developing immuno-oncology therapies to target solid tumors, today announc...

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FirstLight Home Care to Open New Arkansas Location

National non-medical home care provider is expanding to northwest Arkansas ...

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AcelRx announces FDA acceptance of NDA for DSUVIA

DSUVIA PDUFA date set for November 3, 2018 ...

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Realm Therapeutics Completes Enrollment in Phase 2 Study of PR022 for Atopic Dermatitis

Company Further Strengthens IP Portfolio with New USPTO Notice of Allowance MALVERN, Pa. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Realm Therapeutics plc (AIM:RLM), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel therapeutics in immune-mediated diseases, today announces that the ...

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Award Celebrates 40 of Oncology's Rising Stars and Emerging Leaders Under Age 40

CONTACT:  Gwen Coverdale, 267-884-6328  gwen@cabincommunications.com                       ...

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Curis Expands Senior Management Expertise with Appointment of Robert Martell, M.D., Ph.D., as Head of Research and Development

- Dr. David Tuck, CMO, to retire and return to academia - LEXINGTON, Mass. , May 24, 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 t...

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Oxitec Launches Field Trial in Brazil for Next Generation Addition to Friendly™ Mosquitoes Platform

Significant technology advancements set stage for targeted, multi-generation suppression of disease-transmitting mosquitoes OXFORD, England , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxitec Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of  Intrexon Corporation  (NYSE: XON), announced that the newest addition to its F...

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New Review of the Real-world Data on the Cardiovascular Benefits Associated with the Use of Sodium-glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitors - touchENDOCRINOLOGY

LONDON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Baptist Gallwitz ; European Endocrinology. 2018;14(1):17-23 DOI: https://doi.org/10.17925/EE.2018.14.1.17      (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/515766/Touch_Medical_Logo.jpg ) Published recently in European Endocrinology , the peer-reviewed, ...

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PiCSO therapy reduces infarct size in STEMI patients.

Miracor Medical announces new publication at EuroPCR. ...

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MedReleaf to collaborate with CFL Alumni Association in studying benefits of medical cannabis in managing chronic pain

MARKHAM, ON , May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - MedReleaf Corp. (TSX:LEAF) ("MedReleaf" or the "Company"), today announced it will collaborate with the Canadian Football League Alumni Association ("CFLAA") in conducting an observational study on the benefits of medical cannabis in treating chronic pain and ...

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Diabetic Nephropathy (Insulin) Market to be Driven by Rising Occurrence of Diabetes and Growing Awareness for Diabetes Treatment: Radiant Insights, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Diabetic Nephropathy (Insulin) Market expected to grow at a significant CAGR in the upcoming years as the scope and its applications are rising enormously across the globe. Diabetic nephropathy generally defined by macro albuminuria. Diab...

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Baby Genes, Inc. Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists (CAP)

CAP Accreditation is Awarded to Clinical Laboratories Meeting the Highest Standards in Quality Laboratory Practices ...

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West Announces Participation in Upcoming June Investor Conferences

Investor Contact : Media Contact : Quintin Lai  Emily Denney Vice President, Investor Relations  Vice President, Global Communications +1-610-594-3318  +1-610-594-3035 Quintin.Lai@westpharma.com    Emily.Denney@westpharma.com ...

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Brii Biosciences Launches to Bring Innovative Medicines to Chinese Patients

- Committed funding of $260M includes ARCH Venture Partners, 6 Dimensions Capital, Boyu Capital, Yunfeng Capital, Sequoia Capital, and Blue Pool Capital ...

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CollPlant Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Provides Business Update

Conveniencetranslation intoUSD Three months ended March  31, 2018 2018 2017 USD In thousands NIS in thousands GAAP gross  profit 198 693 252 ...

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ATL1103 Phase II trial results published in the European Journal of Endocrinology

MELBOURNE, Australia , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Antisense Therapeutics (the "Company" or "ANP") is pleased to announce the acceptance for publication of previously reported positive Phase II clinical trial data on ATL1103 (atesidorsen) in the leading peer-reviewed medical journal, the Euro...

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DocExpress Introduces the World's First Sino-US Hospital Internationalization AI Platform

Provides China hospitals easy access to work with top US hospitals and doctors. NEW YORK , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DocExpress, a medical technology group, based in New York City , recently released its new AI medical platform—DOCX1 AI platform, which aims at connecting more than ...

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Bovine-based Collagen for Biomedical Applications Market to be Worth US$ 1,200.0 Mn by 2025, Says TMR

ALBANY, New York , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research (TMR) has published a new report titled, "Bovine-based Collagen for Biomedical Applications Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2017-2025". The global bovine-based collagen fo...

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NY Top Docs Presents Orthopedic Surgeon, Rudolph F. Taddonio, MD

Rudolph F. Taddonio, M.D. is constantly bringing more to the table when it comes to orthopedic surgery. SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Orthopedic surgeon, Rudolph F. Taddonio , MD has been reviewed and approved by NY Top Docs for 2018. Dr. Taddonio has been practic...

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New Business of Healthcare Interview: Population Health and the New Sales Paradigm

"No outcome, no income," says Dr. David Nash in a new Business of Healthcare interview about population health and shared risk contracting. He joins Brad Ansley of SPI Health to explore implications for healthcare suppliers. CHARLOTTE, N.C. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- "No outcome, ...

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Essity and WSSCC Hygiene and Health Report 2018-2019: Prioritizing Hygiene and Health is key to Personal Well-being and Public Progress

http://mb.cision.com/Main/15798/2529612/847099.pdf Prioritizing hygiene and health is key to personal well-being and public progress http://mb.cision.com/Public/15798/2529612/86dff93622f09a03.pdf The Hygiene and Health Report 2018-2019 ...

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National Certification Board for Alzheimer and Aging Care (NCBAC) Releases Enhanced Version of Certified Alzheimer Educator Course (CAEd(tm)

CAEd(tm) Course provides educators with customized information on adult learning a well as complete curriculum for the Alzheimer Caregiver Certification. Revised course features voice-over narration, color illustration and sample test questions. CHICAGO , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- T...

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Real-World Evidence Shows Clinically Meaningful Weight Loss in People Receiving Saxenda®

VIENNA , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- People treated with Saxenda ®  (liraglutide 3 mg) for weight management lost an average of 8.1 kg after six months in a real-world clinical setting, in combination with diet and exercise. The data were presented this week at both the 25 th  European Congre...

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Finker-Frenkel Legacy Foundation Named Philanthropist of the Year for 2017 - Make-A-Wish

Finker-Frenkel Legacy Foundation was honored by Make-A-Wish and awarded their Philanthropist of the Year Award for 2017. MIAMI , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2017, the Finker-Frenkel Legacy Foundation was awarded the Philanthropist of the Year Award at Make-A-Wish America's Conference. S...

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Samsung BioLogics Receives an additional FDA Approval for its world largest Plant's Production

- 3 rd approval for Plant 2 in just 26 months since GMP ready- CEO TH Kim "Samsung BioLogics once again demonstrated its superior quality capability with data integrity" INCHEON, South Korea , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Samsung BioLogics announced today that a third monoclonal antibody Drug...

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Kaiser Permanente Researchers Develop New Models for Predicting Suicide Risk

Approach may offer value to health systems and clinicians in targeting interventions to prevent suicide ...

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Women's Excellence Now Treats Chronic Pelvic Pain

Women's Excellence in Endometriosis is a comprehensive center for women that have been diagnosed or have symptoms of endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain. LAKE ORION and CLARKSTON, Mich. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The specialists at Women's Excellence in Endometriosis now treat ...

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Oral Health and Overall Health Relationship Highlights the Urgency of a Proactive Approach, says Beverly Hills Periodontics & Dental Implant Center

The clinic comments in response to a recent article that, while the exact catalysts for the apparent relationship between periodontal issues, tooth loss, and other illnesses may not yet be completely clear, the evidence is strong that a healthy mouth is vital to overall health. LOS ANGELES , ...

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Study on Poor Oral Hygiene Habits of Aging Population Underlines the Importance of Outstanding Dental Care, says Premier Care Dental Group

Pasadena based dental group comments on a recent article that regular dental exams and outstanding oral hygiene habits are especially important for aging patients. PASADENA, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A May 14 article on Science Daily suggests that the increase in poor or...

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ExpoMED 2018: In Search of Making Access to Comprehensive Care a Reality in Latin America

MEXICO CITY , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ExpoMED México 2018 , the health sector's leading international business forum in Mexico that builds business links and generates groundbreaking ideas that benefit the patient's health, presented the program for its tenth edition focused on finding ...

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Baystate Franklin Medical Center Nurses Reach Tentative Agreement that Benefits Patients, Nurses and the Public

Baystate Franklin nurses stood up for their patients and colleagues, holding two one-day strikes and speaking up publicly for safe patient care and a fair contract ...

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Sosei Collaboration with PeptiDream Progressing Well

TOKYO and LONDON , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Peptide antagonist s with high affinity and selectivity against PAR2 target identified   Sosei Group Corporation ("Sosei" or the "Company"; TSE Mothers Index: 4565), the world leader in GPCR medicine design and dev...

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CeloNova Announces Positive Clinical Results of eCOBRA Study at EuroPCR 2018

1-year outcomes demonstrate COBRA PzF NanoCoated Coronary Stent (NCS) is a safe and effective treatment for patients at high risk of bleeding and thrombosis SAN ANTONIO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  CeloNova BioSciences, Inc. (CeloNova), a global medical device company that offers a famil...

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WeissLaw LLP: Molina Healthcare, Inc. is the Subject of a Legal Investigation

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissLaw LLP, a national class action, shareholder rights law firm with offices in New York , Los Angeles , and Atlanta , announces an investigation of Molina Healthcare, Inc. (the "Company" or "MOH") (NYSE: MOH).  The investigation focuses on possible...

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Emma Gonzalez, RN, BSN, CCE is recognized by Continental Who's Who

LAREDO, Texas , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Emma Gonzalez, RN, BSN, CCE is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Nursing in recognition of her role as a Registered Nurse at Laredo Medical Center.                A remarkable medical facility, Laredo...

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Landmark Cancer Prevention Report Shows Consensus Among Global Experts On 10 Steps To Reduce Risk

International panel of researchers presents a blueprint to reduce risk of preventable cancers; Third Expert Report affirms previous findings ...

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Biocompare Introduces Genetic Analysis Content Hub

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Biocompare , the leading online information resource for the life sciences, has further expanded its Future Lab content hub program with the introduction of Future Lab: Trends in Genetic Analysis , sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientifi...

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NAELA Joins Aging Advocates Urging CMS to Deny Arizona's Harmful Request to End Prior Quarter Coverage for the State's Medicaid Beneficiaries

Yesterday, NAELA together with other members of the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations (LCAO), submitted a letter urging the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to deny Arizona's proposed Section 1115 waiver of Medicaid prior quarter coverage. WASHINGTON , May 23, 2018 /P...

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Information Update - Unauthorized sexual enhancement products seized from Vani's Convenience in Brampton and Westwood Convenience in Mississauga, ON, may pose serious health risks

Unauthorized health products Product & Promoted Use Hazard Identified Company Action Taken Max Vigor (bottle and envelope package) Sexual Enhancement Product with similar packaging previously seized from other retailer was tested a...

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San Diego-based Epigen Biosciences enters a collaboration to license its LPA1 Receptor small molecule program to Novo Nordisk A/S for up to USD 200 Million

SAN DIEGO , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Epigen Biosciences, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a collaboration agreement with Novo Nordisk A/S under which Novo Nordisk has licensed the LPA1 receptor antagonist EPGN696 for development in diabetic and chronic kidney disease and other ...

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Medicure Reports Financial Results for Quarter Ended March 31, 2018

Condensed Consolidated Interim Statements of Cash Flows (expressed in Canadian dollars) (unaudited) For the three months ended March 31 2018 2017 Cash (used in) provided by: Operating activities: Net income...

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VA Union 'Gravely Concerned' About Passing of VA MISSION Act

AFGE calls legislation an 'extremely dangerous step' toward privatization of the VA ...

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NRLC: Arbitration Board Applies Pattern Healthcare Terms To BMWE And Smart-Mechanical

Freight rail bargaining round nears conclusion ARLINGTON, Va. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Railway Labor Conference announced today that an arbitration board has ruled that the pattern health care terms adopted by the freight railroads and nine of the other unions i...

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SimplyWell, Inc. Notice of Potential Data Privacy Incident

OMAHA, Neb. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SimplyWell, Inc. ("SimplyWell") recently discovered a data privacy incident that may affect the privacy of certain Lincoln Electric System ("LES") employees' personal health information. SimplyWell works with LES' vendor, Healthbreak, Inc., for the pro...

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Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Final Passage of VA MISSION Act

WASHINGTON , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) issued the following statement from its President, David Zurfluh , in response to the Senate's passage today of the VA MISSION Act: "On behalf of Paralyzed Veterans of America members—veterans with sp...

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Blood Gas and Electrolyte Analyzer Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2023

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Blood Gas and Electrolyte Analyzer Market: Overview Blood gas analyzer measures partial pressure of oxygen in a patient's body, while electrolyte analyzer measures concentration of vital elements such as sodium, potassium, and calcium among othe...

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Glaucoma Therapeutics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Volume, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2024

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Glaucoma Therapeutics Market: Overview Glaucoma is an ocular disease which affects the optic nerve of the iris and progression of the same results into vision loss and blindness.The treatment for glaucoma starts with topical eye drops belonging to the c...

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Guillain-Barré Syndrome Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Guillain–Barré Syndrome Market – Overview This report on the global Guillain–Barré syndrome market studies the current as well as future prospects of the market globally.Stakeholders of this report include companies and intermediaries engaged in the ma...

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Sun Nuclear Releases First Commercial Monte Carlo-based Solution for Independent TomoTherapy Secondary Dose Calculations

Key Feature Included with Version 2.0 of the SunCHECK Platform for Integrated QA MELBOURNE, Fla. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sun Nuclear Corporation , the worldwide leader in Radiation Oncology patient safety solutions, has successfully integrated a Monte Carlo dose calculation m...

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Confirming the Safety of Silicone Breast Implants: NYC Plastic Surgeon Kaveh Alizadeh Co-Authors a New Article

April 2018 saw the publication of results of a 10-year Core Study by Sientra, maker of silicone gel implants for breast augmentation NEW YORK , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- As silicone breast implants have progressed through increasingly sophisticated generations of devices, medical re...

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STRAND® Intervention Platform First in the Country with the Capability for a Pharmacist to Create a Prescription and Bill for Oral Contraceptives

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Guam Regional Medical City Closes a US $155 Million Financing with Asian and North American Institutional Lenders

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Intravenous Immunoglobulin Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2024

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New Tobacco and Vaping Products Legislation Receives Royal Assent

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