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2009-01-05 07:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill. and SAN DIEGO, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baxter International Inc. and Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc.

2008-12-22 11:36:24

The cause of an outbreak of severe adverse reactions that occurred at hemodialysis facilities across the country early this year has been identified.

2008-11-04 18:00:19

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) announced today that it will present at the 2008 Annual Credit Suisse Health Care Conference on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. (MST) or 10:30 a.m. (EST).

2008-10-08 09:00:51

While peritoneal dialysis home therapy (PD) was originally introduced 30 years ago to offer patients with kidney failure a better way to filter toxins and fluids from the body overnight or several times a day in the convenience of their home, the economic advantages of PD have taken on increasing importance and visibility due to recent Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) rule changes and legislation affecting reimbursement and patient education.

2008-09-22 09:00:12

DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baxter Healthcare Corporation today announced initiation of a Phase III clinical trial following U.S.

2008-07-30 18:00:54

CHICAGO, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Results from clinical trials of three potential Alzheimer's therapies raise hope for new and better treatments of the disease, according to data reported today at the 2008 Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD 2008) in Chicago.

2008-07-30 18:00:22

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Alzheimers Association media line: +1-312-335-4078, media@alz.org; ICAD 2008 press room, July 27-31: +1-312-949-3253 - Plus, Taking Antidementia Drugs Extends Lifespan Three Years in Alzheimers - CHICAGO, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Results from clinical trials of three potential Alzheimers therapies raise hope for new and better treatments of the disease, according to data reported today at the 2008 Alzheimers Association International Conference on...

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2008-07-30 12:15:00

U.S. health officials say they have been able to connect three deaths to a contaminated batch of the blood-thinning drug heparin.

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2008-05-15 12:58:17

Recalling how his newborn twins were nearly killed from an accidental drug overdose, actor Dennis Quaid testified before the U.S. Congress Wednesday, urging them to maintain the rights of patients to sue drugmakers for injuries.

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2008-04-21 21:00:00

In a letter sent to Changzhou SPL Co., the Chinese manufacturer of an ingredient found in heparin, the Food and Drug Administration warned that the company did not have proper methods of ensuring that impurities are removed from the controversial blood-thinning drug.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.