Health News Archive - July 29, 2011
Special Learning, Inc. has launched a new and exciting Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) based App called Communicating Basic Needs.
SEATTLE, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Cancer Institute has awarded $8.2 million over the next five years to Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center to extend its role as the coordinating hub of a nationwide research consortium that aims to better understand the link between obesity and cancer.
SEATTLE, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Using a "systems biology" approach - which focuses on understanding the complex relationships between biological systems - to look under the hood of an aggressive form of breast cancer, researchers for the first time have identified a set of proteins in the blood that change in abundance long before the cancer is clinically detectable.
MIAMI, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new website has been created using file-sharing technology that was originally developed to facilitate doctor to doctor collaboration in Health Industry.
CHICAGO, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon Corporation (NYSE: AON) today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011.
CHICAGO, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Errant Gene Therapeutics, LLC ("EGT"), a pioneering boutique drug development firm specializing in Rare Diseases, announced the transfer of its clinical grade lentiviral vector, TNS 9.55.3, to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center ("MSKCC").
Johnson & Johnson said on Thursday that it is lowering the maximum dose of Extra Strength Tylenol to lessen risk of accidental overdose of acetaminophen, the pain relieverâ€™s active ingredient and the leading cause of liver failure.
Antibiotic resistance is a global issue that has been aggravated by the recent mergence of multi-resistant bacteria (MRB) in hospitals, health care establishments, and homes.
Patients who suffer a traumatic brain injury have a 10-fold increased risk of having a stroke within three months, according to new research.
New research suggests the prevalence of gout has risen over the past 20 years in the United States.
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