Health News Archive - May 04, 2011

KIRKLAND, Wash., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardiac Dimensions®, Inc. announced today the initiation of two new clinical studies using the CARILLON® Mitral Contour System(TM), an investigational device for percutaneous treatment of Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR).

SAN DIEGO, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To provide pain management practitioners and other healthcare professionals with additional educational tools to help address practice challenges, Millennium Laboratories, a leading provider of prescription drug monitoring services, is funding educational grants for a new pain management webinar series.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Coaching and NLP was recently approved at the highest level of certification offered by the International Coach Federation (ICF).

ST. LOUIS, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stereotaxis' (Nasdaq: STXS) continued leadership in the remote treatment of a broad spectrum of complex arrhythmias will again be prominently detailed in the scientific program of the 32nd Annual Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions in San Francisco, California.

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCRX), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that financial results for the company's first quarter ended March 31, 2011 will be released before the market opens on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reliv International, Inc.

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS), one of the leading managed care companies in Puerto Rico, today announced consolidated revenues of $503.7 million and operating income of $18.4 million for the three months ended March 31, 2011.

CLEVELAND, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) announces the election of Alfred M. Rankin, Jr. as the new Chairman of the UH Board of Directors. Mr.

HARBIN, China, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Nutrastar International Inc.

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Been meaning to schedule your annual wellness exam but just haven't gotten around to it? For too many women, the answer is yes.

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'.