Health News Archive - May 07, 2011

YourRxCard.com has arranged for PatientAssistance.com to offer financial assistance to Alabama Tornado Victims Who Find Themselves Unable to Pay for Their Prescription Medications. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 The devastating tornadoes and storms in Alabama killed more than 230 residents and left thousands homeless.

Tracy Walton, LMT, MS, will lead a four day course at Lauterstein-Conway Massage School. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 Walton is recognized by the Society for Oncology Massage (http://www.s4om.org), and, as such, this 4-day course meets the oncology massage training required for membership and listing in their nationwide oncology massage therapist locator service. The course, entitled “Oncology Massage Therapy: Caring for Clients with Cancer,” will highlight:     physical and psychological benefits of massage therapy for people with cancer, and identify which are supported by research.     basic steps of cancer metastasis, and help to dispel concerns that massage and increased circulation could spread cancer.

Sponsored by independently owned and operated Heritage Healthcare, the event will introduce many rehab professionals to the 12 year contract therapy company.

Surgeons have been performing nipple surgery for years to improve the look of enlarged nipples, correct inverted nipples or achieve areola reduction. Dr.

Med Access has completed a survey of clients that has revealed a high degree of satisfaction with the Support services provided. Kelowna, B.C.

Bug repellent and bite treatments a high priority need for Alabama residents displaced by recent tornadoes Littleton, NH (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 Tender Corp.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., May 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cempra Pharmaceuticals, a developer of differentiated antibiotics, today announced an oral presentation showing that intravenous (IV) solithromycin demonstrates excellent tolerability and a favorable pharmacokinetic (PK) profile at IV doses up to 800 mg.


A 56-year-old Oregon woman awoke from sedation after dental implant surgery speaking in a British accent, in what some say may be a case of 'foreign accent syndrome' -- a rare, but very real, speech disorder.

ONTARIO, Calif., May 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- California Watch's most recent article regarding the preliminary findings of California Department of Public Health (CDPH) pertaining to the diagnosis of septicemia at Prime Healthcare's hospitals is yet another example of its failure to gather all of the facts before publicizing baseless allegations fed by the union, SEIU.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.