Health News Archive - February 11, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- HCA Healthcare announces the following Webcast: What: HCA 4Q09 Earnings Report When: February 18, 2010 @ 10:00 EST Where: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=65983 How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above.

PRINCETON, N.J. and ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- RadPharm Inc., a leading Imaging Core Laboratory, and Medifacts International, Inc., a leading Cardiovascular Core Laboratory, today announced the merger of their business operations.


Scientists announced Wednesday they have solved the mystery behind why people become addicted to a class of prescription drugs that includes some anti-depressants, muscle relaxants and sleeping pills.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Grant Medical Center recently completed the nation's first published study of a new procedure that may give hope to millions of patients facing lower limb amputations from peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kohl's Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) announced today a new philanthropic initiative to fight breast cancer in the state of Wisconsin.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Glycotex, Inc. today announced the expansion of its patent portfolio in Advanced Wound Healing for its product candidate GLYC-101 currently in clinical phase 2 in the United States. On January 19, 2010 US Patent No.

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. announced today that the U.S.

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