Health News Archive - May 13, 2010

WATERLOO, Belgium, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - State-of-the-Art Irrigated Ablation Catheter Offers a Unique Design and Industry Leading Cooling Efficiency Biosense Webster, Inc., a worldwide leader in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, announced today the completion of the first clinical cases with the new THERMOCOOL(R) SF Irrigated Ablation catheter in the European Union, following recent CE Mark approval.

DIAMOND BAR, California, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Biosense Webster, Inc. will underline its leadership position in the electrophysiology market and underscore its commitment to electrophysiologists and their catheter ablation practices at the 2010 Heart Rhythm Meeting.

Researchers at Queen's University have developed a new way of performing lab tests that could improve the way doctors manage prostate cancer treatment.

BEIJING and LOS ANGELES, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Dairy, Inc.

VILLANOVA, Pa., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children's social-emotional competencies are directly related to how well they do in math and reading according to the results of a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association in Denver, Colorado.

SEATTLE, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A new, homeopathic treatment for autism, Respen-A, improves symptoms of autism associated with communication, speech, emotion and bonding, according to the researcher who created Respen-A, Elaine DeLack, RN.

AKRON, Ohio, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Citizens Association, an Ohio-based conservative organization, with over 23,000 members, has filed a lawsuit in Federal District Court in Akron, Ohio to repeal the Health Care Bill signed into law in March. The U.S.


Cheese acting as 'carrier' for probiotic bacteria can help to restore immune system.

PALATINE, Ill., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Little City Foundation (LCF) this week opened its Center for Health & Wellness with residents, parents, staff and key community partners including representatives from the Alvin H.

Medical Researchers at the University of Alberta reported today evidence that the orphan generic drug Dichloroacetate (DCA) may hold promise as potential therapy for perhaps the deadliest of all human cancers: a form of brain cancer called glioblastoma.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.