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Health News Archive - May 17, 2011

Nation-Wide Infusion Pump Product Recalls Intensifies Market Competition VANCOUVER, May 17 /PRNewswire/ - According to a new report by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the U.S.

HOUSTON, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- eCardio Diagnostics (www.ecardio.com) announces three executive appointments in an effort to maximize efficiencies to the benefit of its clients and the patients they serve. "The continued growth that eCardio has experienced during the past year has provided us with an opportunity to expand the roles of three members of our senior leadership team," said Larry Lawson, President & Chief Executive Officer. Robert Jordan, Executive Vice President, will hold the additional position of Chief Operating Officer.

According to a Johns Hopkins neuroscientist the trouble with our aging brains is that they’re unable to process new information, such was where the keys are or new names, as "new" because the brain pathways leading to the hippocampus -- the area of the brain that stores memories -- become degraded over time.

Removing enlarged tonsils and adenoids may help prevent high blood pressure and heart damage in children who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to this study.

Contrary to previous research, a new study shows children with cystic fibrosis (CF) who have poor lung function early in life are more likely also to have poor lung function in adolescence, regardless of whether they are exposed to a common infection caused by the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa in early childhood.

Researchers have demonstrated the effectiveness of a novel treatment that stimulates the nerve that controls the diaphragm to normalize the breathing of patients who suffer from both heart failure and central sleep apnea.

A team of researchers has now compared the ability of cells derived from different types of human stem cell to reverse disease in a rat model of Parkinson's disease and identified a stem cell population that they believe could be clinically relevant.

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS) today announced that Ramon M.

ATLANTA, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inhibikase Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the election Dr. Steven C. Gilman to the Board of Directors of Inhibikase Therapeutics, Inc. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110517/CL02791LOGO ) Dr.

PHILADELPHIA, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LIGHTFAIR INTERNATIONAL 2011 -- Philips, the global leader in lighting, today announced that its Color Kinetics business is celebrating its 34,000th installation with a unique lighting solution at Phoenix Children's Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona.

Word of the Day
bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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