Health News Archive - May 10, 2010

WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with diabetes seeking convenient A1c monitoring can receive a complimentary test at walk-in MinuteClinic medical centers inside select CVS/pharmacy stores.

LAS VEGAS, May 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Mr. Richard Gilbertson reports: IGEN Networks Corp. (IGEN) is pleased to announce that IGEN has signed an exclusive distribution license agreement with Machlink Inc.

Myth-Busting Primers, Inspiring Patient Stories, Social Media Components, Doctors' Video Tutorials, Scientific Breakthroughs, Ethical Standards, and More Stemcell.childrenshospital.org BOSTON, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Are stem cells effectively used in human therapies today? Does the ability to reprogram adult stem cells mean we no longer need embryonic stem cell research? Is it true that the stem cells produced through genetic reprogramming may become cancerous? Embryonic stem cells are said to have so much promise, but when will they lead to cures? These questions are just some of those mostly frequently asked by a confused public searching for answers, according to the doctors and researchers at the world-renowned Stem Cell Program at Children's Hospital Boston -- and they are among the primary reasons for launching today a new website: stemcell.childrenshospital.org. The pediatric teaching hospital for Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston has long been a lea

BOSTON, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A group of leading U.S. and international scientists and clinicians issued a consensus statement today identifying prostate cancer as a public health crisis and endorsing the promise of MRI for improved early detection and treatment.

JUPITER, Fla., May 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dyadic International, Inc.

BEIJING, May 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On April 11, 2010, after a nearly two-year trial, the ten arbitration cases with Beijing Un-Assegai Technical & Trade Co. Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Assegai"), a leading distributor of clinical diagnostic products in China, as claimant and U.S.

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DeluxeSalonSupply.com(TM) a new business-to-business online store is now available to provide beauty professionals with a faster, more efficient way to order supplies supporting the operation of a successful business.

GUANGZHOU, China, May 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Medicine Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CHME) is a developer, manufacturer and leading distributor in China of Western pharmaceuticals, traditional Chinese medicine products, other nutraceuticals, medical devices, and medical formulations, today announced that it will conduct a conference call at 9:00 a.m.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Dayton long-term care provider and businesswoman has been elected President of the state's largest long-term care association. Linda Black-Kurek, CPA, MHA was elected 2010-2011 President of the Ohio Health Care Association (OHCA) by the organization's Board of Directors at the OHCA 2010 Annual Convention and Exhibition on May 5 in Columbus, Ohio. Black-Kurek is President of Liberty Health Care Corporation, a nursing facility management and consulting company, where she owns and operates 15 Liberty Nursing Centers located in Ohio. Black-Kurek has over 20 years of experience in long term health care accounting and operations.

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.