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2010-05-25 09:00:00

DALLAS, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- CURE Media Group, publishers of award-winning CURE magazine, recently unveiled its latest book, CURE's Illustrated Guide to Cancer.

2010-05-21 08:00:00

BEIJING, May 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chindex International, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHDX), a leading independent American provider of Western healthcare products and services in the People's Republic of China, today celebrated the building completion of the United Family New Hope Oncology Center at a grand ribbon-cutting ceremony outside the facility in Beijing attended by U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, Chinese officials and global business leaders. Headed by Dr.

2010-05-14 11:34:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc.'s Fort Worth, Texas distribution facility, US Oncology Specialty, LP, has once again successfully passed the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) Verified-Accredited Wholesale Distributors(CM) (VAWD(CM)) program's comprehensive criteria review and on-site inspection. US Oncology Specialty, a specialty distribution center service of US Oncology, was originally accredited in 2006, earning the distinction of...

2010-05-14 07:44:00

DALLAS, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth consecutive year, CURE magazine announced the winner of the 2010 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing during a special award ceremony at the Oncology Nursing Society's (ONS) 35th Annual Congress.

2010-05-10 11:08:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc., the nation's leading integrated oncology company, announced today that it has expanded its online resources to empower cancer patients and referring physicians in their fight against cancer.

2010-05-07 09:41:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc., the nation's leading integrated oncology company, today launched its new Payer Quality Services offering, available to physicians who have joined the United Network of US Oncology through its new Targeted Physician Services relationship.

2010-05-04 09:14:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc., the nation's leading integrated oncology company, announced today that F.A. "Fran" Dramis has joined the board of directors of US Oncology, Inc., and its parent company, US Oncology Holdings, Inc.

2010-04-29 07:00:00

ATLANTA, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cancer patients who have completed treatment would be better served if oncology treatment centers were equipped to offer them comprehensive, pro-active follow-up care, according to experts who presented at a survivorship forum, sponsored by Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) here yesterday. "Earlier detection and better treatment methods mean that two of every three adult cancer survivors are living five years after treatment," said Steven Castle,...

2010-04-22 09:10:00

LORAIN, Ohio, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sneakers, sleeping bags and cancer education? It must be the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, an 18- to 24-hour event to celebrate survivorship and raise funds for cancer research, education, advocacy and services. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/relay-for-life/43644/ Relay For Life will be held at Brookside's Sevits Stadium, 1824 Harris Road, Sheffield Lake, OH starting...

2010-02-25 08:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc. ("US Oncology" or "the Company"), reported revenue growth in the fourth quarter of 2009 of 5.1 percent to $886.0 million from $842.7 million in the same period in 2008.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
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