Quantcast

Health News Archive - May 07, 2010

AARP, Groups Urge Governor Quinn to Enact Measure SPRINGFIELD, Ill., May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legislation that will bring a sweeping reform to the way in which for-profit nursing homes operate in Illinois and that will greatly improve the quality of care and safety for institutionalized residents passed the State Senate today, and is on its way to the Governor's desk.

IRVINE, Calif., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- ALUS Liquidation Corp. (formerly known as Alsius Corporation) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a second liquidating distribution in the amount of $0.06 per share of common stock.

Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
Related