Health News Archive - February 26, 2009

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A hospital is no place to be left alone. Even with nurses and monitoring equipment all around, it only takes an instant for a dangerous accident to happen.

SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- MIND Research Institute today announced that Jim Mazzo, chairman and chief executive officer of Advanced Medical Optics (AMO), was recently elected to MIND's board of directors. Mr. Mazzo is a strong believer in education.

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stereotaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: STXS) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2008. Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2008 was $12.1 million, an increase of 18% over the fourth quarter of 2007.

Comprehensive, Evidence-Based Recommendations for All Levels of Society WASHINGTON, Feb.

Program Highlights "Ten Toys That Speak To Autism" and Provides Important Information on Early Warning Signs WAYNE, N.J., Feb.

In His New Role, Tom Bartosic Plans to Recruit and Manage a 'World Class Team' to Meet the Growing Needs of the Nation KIRKLAND, Wash., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas J.

LAVAL, QC, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - BELLUS Health Inc.

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quigley Corporation, (Nasdaq: QGLY) www.quigleyco.com today reported net sales of $6.8 million, for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2008, compared to $10.7 million reported for the same period in 2007.

HGT business unit joins the global rare disease community to raise awareness for underserved populations; launches online resource to unite patient community CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb.

- Quarter Highlighted by Regulatory Approval of Once-Daily Tramadol in the U.S and FDA Acceptance of NDA for Novel Treatment for Depression - LAVAL, QC, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Labopharm Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.