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Health News Archive - May 14, 2009

CARNEGIE, Pa., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of Venango County school-aged children are in serious need of quality affordable dental care. Very soon, their critical needs will be met in their own backyard. Thanks to a collaborative effort between The Salvation Army; Bartley J.

IRVINE, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardiogenesis Corporation (Pink Sheets: CGCP) the "Company", a leading developer of surgical products used in the treatment of patients suffering from severe angina, today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2009. First Quarter 2009 Financial Results Net revenues in the first quarter of 2009 totaled $2,852,000, a 4% decrease from the prior year first quarter net revenues of $2,982,000.

WALTHAM, Mass., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interleukin Genetics, Inc.

~Announces Partnership to Provide New Yorkers with Free HIV/AIDS Testing~ NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Duane Reade Holdings, Inc.

Top-line data indicate statistically significant improvement in ACR20 responses over placebo PRINCETON, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medarex, Inc.

SEATTLE, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dendreon Corporation today announced that Chief Executive Officer, Mitchell H. Gold, M.D., is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2009 Award in the Pacific Northwest.

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New research into obituary photographs at a metropolitan newspaper shows Americans are more biased towards youthful appearance, especially in women.

OnCare Reduces Paperwork, Allows for Stronger Management MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the mobile resource management (MRM) market, Frost & Sullivan has named Gearworks OnCare as the recipient of the "2009 North American Home Healthcare Mobile Solution of the Year Award" Gearworks has translated the location, tracking, and management capabilities of MRM into OnCare, a solution that directly addresses the unique needs of the fast-growing home healthcare vertical. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) MRM vendors and channels have zeroed in on home healthcare as a top-tier target, as MRM solutions have begun to expand beyond horizontal applications and into new industry-specific offerings. "Only a few years ago, MRM was typically a fleet management play, tracking and monitoring local and long-haul trucks using expensive in-vehicle systems and dedicated servers," says Frost & Sullivan Senior Industry Analys

Being Portion-Wise with Your Serving Size Can Help Your Wallet and Waistline ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Can you trim your waistline and grocery bill at the same time? Both a registered dietitian and a "Kitchen Coach" think so and offer an array of recipe ideas and tips for an upside to a down economy. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090514/NY16694 ) As a general guide, Pat Groziak, a registered dietitian and senior lead nutrition manager for Unilever, recommends filling half of your plate with vegetables, one-fourth with a complex carbohydrate, such as pasta or rice, and one-fourth with protein for a better-balanced, calorie-controlled meal.

COPPERTONE Continues Legacy of Innovation with New Research on Antioxidant-Enhanced Suncare KENILWORTH, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In time for warmer weather, Schering-Plough (NYSE: SGP), introduces COPPERTONE(R), NutraShield(R) with Dual Defense(R), a new line of sunscreens enriched with antioxidants to help promote natural skin repair by neutralizing harmful free radicals created by UV exposure.

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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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