Health News Archive - February 23, 2010

Benefits Provide Eligible Children and Families Multiple Visits with Physicians and Registered Dietitians for Obesity Prevention-Related Services. NEW YORK, Feb.

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The onset of menopause signals the natural end of a woman's reproductive life. One of the first signs of menopause is a disruption in the menstrual cycle. Women may begin to notice that their menstrual cycle is unusually irregular.

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialists On Call, Inc. (SOC), the nation's leading private teleneurology company, announced today that its ongoing expansion will include providing emergency on-call services to Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital.

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Cymetrix, an industry leader providing hospitals and health care networks with adaptive revenue cycle management solutions, today announced a partnership agreement with CHRISTUS Health.

ACTON, Mass., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Psychemedics Corporation (Nasdaq: PMD) today announced fourth quarter and year-end financial results for the period ended December 31, 2009.

HOBOKEN, N.J., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Slendertone Distribution Incorporated, a division of Bio-Medical Research Ltd. (BMR), today announced the promotion of Andy Leyland from President, North America to Global CEO effective January 1, 2010.

MENLO PARK, Calif. and NORWOOD, Mass., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Cantimer, Inc., and Advanced Instruments, Inc. today jointly announced that the two companies had signed a license and product development agreement.


The Avon Foundation for Women released a survey on Monday that said some US states have started using controversial new breast cancer screening guidelines to stop offering routine mammograms for uninsured women in their 40s.

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