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Health News Archive - May 15, 2009

Reaches severance agreement with unions SEATTLE, May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc.

Doctors, who diagnose some 1 in 5 heart problems before symptoms appear, are missing opportunities to identity heart disease early, U.S.

MUNICH, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- - Investigating the Real Burden of Hypertension, Addressing the Challenges of Getting to Blood Pressure Goal and SHARE(ing) the Knowledge (http://www.SHARE-hypertension.com) The SHARE steering committee announce the launch of Supporting Hypertension Awareness & Research Europe-wide (SHARE) program on World Hypertension Day 2009 (17th May).

HAIKOU CITY, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Pharma Holdings, Inc.

BEIJING, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd.

IRVINE, Calif., May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endocare, Inc.

WEIFANG, Shandong, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Shengtai Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Test results to establish Group B Strep colonization of pregnant women and help clinicians guide antibiotic therapy to prevent infections in newborns GBS PNA FISH shown to detect up to 42% more positive results than conventional culture methods (1) WOBURN, Mass.

Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) now offered in an innovative prefilled syringe designed in partnership with OXO GOOD GRIPS(R) ATLANTA, May 15 /PRNewswire/ --- UCB today announced that Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol), the only PEGylated anti-TNF (Tumor Necrosis Factor) approved in the U.S.

Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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