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2014-01-21 20:24:51

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 is shaping up to be a busy year for the C Diff Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization. The Foundation is pleased to announce registration is now open for the March 14, 2014 "Raising C Diff Awareness" Symposium at the Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in Tampa, FL. The presenters at the symposium will include healthcare and research professionals working with and representing prominent healthcare organizations such as Cubist...

2011-07-05 23:30:51

Study from Lifespan shows 50 percent more cases identified through molecular lab technology A study from the microbiology lab at the Lifespan hospitals has found that some lab tests are much more accurate in identifying Clostridium difficile Toxin (C. diff) infection (CDI), which causes diarrhea. The findings indicate that a molecular method detects up to 50 percent more cases of C. diff than other methods. While molecular technology is more expensive, it allows for more cases to be...

2011-05-04 08:01:00

CLEVELAND, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ganeden Biotech announced today that the company will present new in vivo data on the effect of its GanedenBC30 probiotic strain in C. diff infection at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference in Chicago, Ill., from May 7-10, 2011. Jointly with its collaborator, Dr. Leo R. Fitzpatrick, Associate Professor from the Department of Pharmacology, Penn State College of Medicine, Pa., Ganeden will present data on the effect of GanedenBC30 on impacting C....

2011-04-12 09:27:00

CHESTER, England, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Holidaymakers could save up to 572 per cent on their airport parking this Easter just by planning ahead, according to research by travel comparison site http://www.travelsupermarket.com. Savings on airport parking can be made by avoiding short stay car parks and opting for long stay with an average saving across the 23 airports researched of GBP109.27 per car. However, for the most significant savings it is always best to book long stay...

2011-02-18 07:35:00

BEIJING, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Effective time management is the key for high productivity. Time management can be easily improved if proper tools are provided to the users for performing their task. By keeping the need of offices in mind, Globalshareware.com (another platform of DinoDirect) has introduced an amazing product named, Workshare Compare. "The software is especially designed for comparing the files in the easiest and the most economical method. Although the status...

2010-09-09 12:24:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Almost 12,000 people died in alcohol-related vehicle crashes in 2008. About 15,000 Americans died of AIDS-related illness the same year. Both of these preventable causes of death have been the subject of massive, expensive and high-profile interventions by federal and state authorities. CRE encourages expenditures for these programs but the public health community should be even more concerned for greater society-wide risks. By contrast, the...

2009-12-10 09:00:00

Stephenson to File Petitions with UAE, British and Canadian Authorities; Will Lobby Industry Leaders for Support, Launch Website DUBAI, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ - Neil Stephenson, the Canadian Founder and former CEO of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) - an event conceptualized by Stephenson in the aftermath of the 9-11 terrorist attacks in order to build a "cultural bridge" between the West and the Islamic world - has vowed to continue his 3-year struggle to be recognized as the...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'