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Health News Archive - April 16, 2009

Early prenatal exposure to the Hong Kong flu may interfere with brain development and cause reduced intelligence, researchers in Norway say. Study co-author Dr.

CLEVELAND, Ohio, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Simbionix, the world's leading developer of medical simulation systems, today announced an agreement with Johnson & Johnson LLC for distribution of Simbionix's simulators and related products. Johnson & Johnson, LLC operates in Russia, Ukraine and CIS countries and is one of the subsidiaries of Johnson & Johnson. Johnson & Johnson LLC will have exclusive rights to distribute Simbionix's line of advanced medical simulators in hospitals in the Russia and CIS countries. "We are very excited to enter into this collaboration with Johnson & Johnson LLC to bring our advanced simulators into the Russian republic' hospitals, teaching facilities and interventional clinics," said Simbionix CEO Gary Zamler.

SAN DIEGO, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharp Community Medical Group is pleased to announce the official "Go Live" of SCMG Connect's Electronic Health Record (EHR). Deryl Adderson, M.D., a family physician in University City, went live with SCMG CONNECT's EHR system on Tuesday, March 31, 2009. Dr.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

MONTREAL, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Messaging Architects (messagingarchitects.com), a global thought leader in email security and compliance, will present its latest solutions for Comprehensive Email Lifecycle Management at the RSA Conference (April 19-24), the world's premier information security event.

MINNEAPOLIS, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ATS Medical, Inc.

Cardiac Science adds Sage Intergy EHR as part of its strategy to lead with cardiology products that connect to EMR and HIS systems BOTHELL, Wash., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardiac Science Corporation (Nasdaq: CSCX), a global leader in AED, ECG, cardiac stress test, cardiac rehab, and Holter devices that connect to EMR and HIS systems, announced today that it completed certification for its HeartCentrix(R) ECG connectivity software with Sage Intergy EHR electronic health records system.

New Aspheric NTIOL Implanted through the Smallest Micro-Incision using nanoPOINT(TM) Pricing of Toric IOL Product Line Lowered to Assist Ophthalmic Practices MONROVIA, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA) a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of minimally invasive ophthalmic products, today announced the release of its Afinity Collamer Aspheric Single Piece New Technology Intraocular Lens (NTIOL).

Orthopedists Say Diet and Vitamins Play an Important Role in Preventing Injury WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Weekend warriors take note: Bursts of high-energy athletic activity are not doing much good if you become sidelined by injury from overexertion.

WELLINGTON, Fla., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Quantum Group, Inc.

Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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