Health News Archive - May 02, 2011

PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- eResearchTechnology, Inc.

RALEIGH, N.C., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Urgent Cares of America Holdings, LLC (UCA) today launched its new national brand identity, named FastMed Urgent Care, went live with the new fastmed.com, and unveiled a new initiative to upgrade its clinics in North Carolina and Arizona.

Many people who have to undergo an MRI suffer from high anxiety, which can cause unwanted motion and lead to poor image quality.

Think drinking with your child will make him more responsible? Think again.

There's a new way for kids with cystic fibrosis to keep their airways clearer.

A new study shows when schools cut physical education programs, they may be missing an important opportunity to promote learning.

Being religious does not protect people from high blood pressure, according to a new study.

PITTSBURGH, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highmark Inc. is the first Blue Cross Blue Shield Plan to receive a Distinction in Multicultural Health Care (MHC) by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

SALT LAKE CITY, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationwide notice program authorized by the United States District Court for the District of Utah began today in order to issue notices to purchasers of the weight-loss supplement Akavar 20/50 ("Akavar").

CLEVELAND, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OnShift today announced that the operating subsidiaries of The Ensign Group, providers of skilled nursing care, rehabilitative care services, hospice care and assisted living services, have selected OnShift as their premier partner for staff scheduling and shift management software.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).