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2014-05-22 16:27:04

OAKLAND, Calif., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente facilities in California, Washington and Oregon collected 8,255 pounds of unwanted medications as part of the Drug Enforcement Agency's "National Prescription Drug Take Back Day," held April 26. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Local residents were encouraged to bring their unwanted, unused and expired medications to 30 Kaiser Permanente sites as part of the national effort to reduce the risk of...

2014-05-22 08:29:15

QUÉBEC CITY, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS, TSX: AEZ) (the "Company") today announced that a poster will be presented on the design of its current ZoptEC (Zoptarelin doxorubicin in Endometrial Cancer) Phase 3 trial in women with advanced, recurrent or metastatic endometrial cancer. The poster will be presented by lead investigator, David S. Miller MD, of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, during the 50(th) Annual Meeting...

2014-05-21 23:14:33

Med Saver Direct is the answer to all of the people who struggle to pay for the life saving medications that are needed on a daily basis. Med Saver Direct has been providing low cost prescription coverage to a select group of people for over 2 decades now, and that group includes labor unions and large corporations, but now they are opening their doors to the general public. (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 The United States prescription drug prices are the highest in the world, making the United...

2014-05-21 23:03:36

New research report “The Future of Biosimilars: mapping critical uncertainties and the impact of future events” by FirstWord is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 At present, the world biosimilars industry is on the verge of considerable progress and is deemed to have lucrative growth prospects. Certain policy changes are predicted to play an essential part in the development of the world biosimilars industry moving forward. A number of changes are...

2014-05-15 20:23:41

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 840,000 voter signatures turned in by consumer advocates and families victimized by medical negligence have qualified a landmark patient safety ballot measure for the November 2014 California ballot, according to the Secretary of State's office. Voters will have a chance then to enact the Troy and Alana Pack Patient Safety Act and some of the strongest patient safety laws in America. "The patient safety protections in this...

2014-05-15 08:31:44

MedVantx MedStart Retail Connect(TM) Expands Immediate Delivery Modality for Initial Generic Medications at the Point of Care to Now Provide Extended Medication Access and Cost Savings through National Network of Over 64,000 Retail Pharmacies across U.S. SAN DIEGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedVantx, Inc., a leading provider of point-of-care medication adherence and direct-to-patient consumer engagement programs, today announced the Company's MedStart Retail Connect(TM) program....

2014-05-14 20:23:42

Data underscore breadth of oncology portfolio WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. announced today that 10 abstracts highlighting new study results will be presented during the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), taking place in Chicago from May 30 to June 3, 2014. "Anchored by our human health care mission, Eisai's commitment to cancer patients and their families is evidenced by our focus on sometimes overlooked patient...

2014-05-14 16:29:19

SCHAUMBURG, IL, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Catamaran Corporation (the "Company" or "Catamaran") (NASDAQ: CTRX) (TSX:CCT) a leading provider of technology and pharmacy benefit management services is pleased to announce that at its annual and special meeting of shareholders held on May 13, 2014, each of the nine nominees listed in its management information circular dated April 1, 2014 was elected as a director. The detailed results of the voting are as follows: Nominee...

2014-05-12 23:03:52

While the industry will exhibit growth, due to rising demand for cough and cold medication from immunosuppressed individuals, such as the elderly population, the industry will contend with rising external competition from private-label products sold in drug stores. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Cough and Cold Medicine Manufacturing OTC industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Cough and cold...

2014-05-12 08:31:48

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coherus Biosciences, Inc. ("Coherus"), is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa M. Bell, Ph.D. as Senior Vice President, Global Regulatory Affairs. Dr. Bell joins Coherus with more than 15 years of experience in global regulatory affairs and drug development across various therapeutic areas at preeminent biotech companies. "Lisa brings a strong strategic, scientific and global mindset to the regulatory strategy for our...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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