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2013-10-01 23:32:43

Use promo code GWELL10 when ordering any general wellness test to save 10%. This offer expires October 31st, 2013. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 This October Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer testing, wants to remind people of the importance of taking care of their health. With the year drawing to a close and the holiday season just ahead, this is a great time to focus on a little preventative healthcare before other things demand our attention....

2013-09-30 15:04:25

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While heart disease is a significant health problem among members of the general population, it is particularly prevalent among individuals with diabetes, who have four times the risk of others. New research published in the journal Nature may provide a window into the unique connection between blood sugar levels and heart problems. The study revealed a biochemical pathway that causes irregular heartbeats when blood sugar levels become...

2013-09-26 23:33:33

QuickMedical is a new authorized Federal government distributor of the Coag-Sense PT/INR Monitoring System. Issaquah, WA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 QuickMedical is now an authorized government distributor of the Coag-Sense PT/INR Monitoring System. The Coag-Sense system is the very first point-of-care prothrombin time monitoring system to offer direct clot detection technology. By miniaturizing a direct mechanical means of detecting clot formation, the Coag-Sense system offers unequaled...

2013-09-25 23:36:31

Request A Test is offering a Hemoglobin A1C test with an additional calculation for Estimated Average Glucose (eAG). This updated test offering is great for people monitoring their blood sugar levels. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing, is now offering an updated Hemoglobin A1C test which includes a measurement for eAG (Estimated Average Glucose). This test is recommended by the American Diabetes...

2013-09-24 23:23:33

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices Industry London (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Blood Glucose Strips, Blood Glucose Meters, and Lancets. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and...

2013-09-24 10:31:16

Blood samples still the gold standard Researchers have determined that fingerstick cardiac troponin I assay testing using thepoint-of-care i-STAT device is not accurate enough to determine the exact troponin level without the application of a corrective term. The study was funded by the Department of Emergency Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center and was published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine. The study was conducted by Devin Loewenstein, BS, Christine Stake,...

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