Health News Archive - February 22, 2010

AAPA honors U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin for commitment to patient care WASHINGTON, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of physician assistants (PAs) will converge in Washington, D.C.

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

Meal Planning Urged to Cut Food Waste, Improve Nutrition From the Ground up SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb.

BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Parascript, LLC, the image analysis and pattern recognition solution provider, today announced the use of its AccuDetect computer aided detection (CAD) software by the Russian Center for Roentgeno - Radiology Research (RNCRR) in Moscow.

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Eat your greens, buckle up, brush your teeth and go forward.

Who Would Dentists Dream To See In Their Chair? 30,000+ Dentists Converge in Chicago February 25-27 CHICAGO, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Chicago Dental Society surveyed more than 250 members to find out whose mouth -- real, fake, alive or dead -- they'd most wish to examine.

ST. JOSEPH, Mich., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneGo, Inc., the leading systems biology tools company, announced today that the Medical Biochemistry group at the Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam will join the MetaMiner Metabolic Diseases project from GeneGo.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the first patient has received an initial dose in a Phase 1/2 clinical study combining MM-121 with Tarceva(®) (erlotinib) in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.