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Receipts Made From Thermal Paper Potentially A Significant Source Of BPA

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Thermal paper, which is sometimes used to print out cash register receipts, could potentially be a significant source of exposure to the hormone disruptor bisphenol-A (BPA), a substance which...

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2014-10-30 12:29:40

DALLAS, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Pen Needles Market by Type (Standard and Safety), by Needle Length (4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, and 12mm), by Therapy (Insulin, Glucagon-like peptide, Growth Hormones) - Analysis & Global Forecast to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, analyzes and studies the major market drivers, threats, opportunities, and challenges. This report studies the global Pen Needles Market for the forecast...

2014-10-29 23:02:34

Mount Sinai Experts Offer Tips for Better Control of the Disease New York, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Today, 29.1 million people in the United States have been diagnosed with diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). November is Diabetes Awareness Month and Mount Sinai experts are sharing tips on prevention and detection. Experts Available for Interview: Ronald Tamler, MD, PhD,...

2014-10-29 12:29:34

WEST LEBANON, N.H., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a global pharmaceutical company that produces medicines for patients with diabetes, hemophilia or growth-related disorders, announced plans to hire up to 90 people at its newly-acquired manufacturing plant in West Lebanon, NH. The facility was formerly owned by Olympus Biotech. The facility will produce products for the treatment of hemophilia in the United States, including the long-acting recombinant factor VIII, N8-GP...

2014-10-29 08:34:57

First Ever Person with Type 1 Diabetes Receives Experimental Encapsulated Human Stem Cell-Derived Beta Cell Replacement Therapy NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- JDRF, the leading research and advocacy organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today that JDRF-funded partner, ViaCyte, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company, has for the first time ever implanted a person with type 1 diabetes (T1D) with an experimental encapsulated cell...

2014-10-29 08:34:38

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company, announced today that the first patient in its Phase 1/2 study was successfully implanted with VC-01(TM), its embryonic stem cell-derived islet replacement product candidate being developed as a treatment for type 1 diabetes. This Phase 1/2 clinical trial, designed to evaluate the VC-01 product candidate directly in patients with type 1 diabetes, is initially being conducted at UC...

2014-10-29 08:33:30

NovoFine® Plus is the shortest and thinnest pen needle in the Novo Nordisk family of needles designed for diabetes pens PLAINSBORO, N.J., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, today announced the availability of its shortest and thinnest pen needle, NovoFine(®) Plus, in the United States. NovoFine(®) Plus is a universal needle that works with all currently available insulin and some GLP-1 receptor agonist pens. The Food and Drug...

2014-10-27 23:02:53

The Firm is investigating potential testosterone treatment lawsuits on behalf of men who suffered heart attacks, strokes, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and other potentially life-threatening cardiovascular side effects, allegedly due to their use of low testosterone therapy. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The federal court overseeing hundreds of testosterone treatment lawsuits (http://www.testosteronelawsuithub.com/) now pending in the U.S. District Court,...

2014-10-26 23:00:41

The Firm is evaluating testosterone lawsuits on behalf of men who allegedly suffered heart attacks, strokes, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and other serious cardiovascular problems as a result of certain hormone replacement therapies. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 26, 2014 More than 220 testosterone lawsuits (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/dangerous-drugs/testosterone-lawsuit/) have now been filed in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, where cases...

2014-10-23 23:05:09

Prediabetes Treatment Company Teams Up with the American Diabetes Association to Help Stop Diabetes in the Workplace Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 PreDiabetes Centers, a national provider of prediabetes testing and treatment, will help host a diabetes prevention presentation at Austin Community College, Riverside Campus, on Thursday, October 30 to promote diabetes screening, as part of its collaboration with the American Diabetes Association in the Stop Diabetes @ Work...

2014-10-22 23:03:10

The Firm is evaluating testosterone treatment lawsuits on behalf of men who experienced heart attacks, strokes, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and other serious cardiovascular events due to their use of low testosterone therapy. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 A new Case Management Order governing hundreds of federally-filed testosterone lawsuits (http://www.testosteronelawsuithub.com/) has been issued in the multidistrict litigation currently underway in U.S....


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Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

Pituitary gland
2013-04-30 10:34:49

The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is an endocrine organ found within a small, bony cavity at the base of the brain. Its primary function is to secrete hormones that regulate homeostasis. More specifically, the pituitary gland is a glandular structure about the size of a pea. It is located below the brain and above the nasal cavity in a protected pocket called the sella turcica, which is within the sphenoid bone. It connects to the hypothalamus via a neck-like structure...

Pineal Gland
2013-04-30 10:31:18

The pineal gland, also called the epiphysis cerebri, is an endocrine organ located in the brain. Its primary function is to regulate the sleep cycle and influence sexual development. It is a reddish-gray glandular structure that forms the roof of the third ventricle in the brain, between the two lateral ventricles, tucked in a groove near the thalamic bodies. Its body is relatively the size of a grain of rice; it’s shaped like a pine cone and has an infindibular stalk projecting from it....

Ovaries
2013-03-05 14:55:04

The ovaries are the two reproductive female organs where the eggs are produced. These are parallel to the testes in men. Formation and Orientation Each ovary is the size of an almond and is located on one side of the pelvis before the ureter and internal iliac artery but after the external iliac artery. They are attached to either side of the uterus. They are connected and release eggs to fallopian tubes, though not attached, monthly during the menstrual cycle. They also produce...

Hypothalamus
2013-03-04 13:43:30

The hypothalamus is an organ that serves as an important link, along the hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis, between the nervous system and the endocrine system. It is located within the cranial cavity, in the cerebrum, right below the thalamus. It also forms the floor of the third ventricle in the brain. It contains neural pathways, blood vessels, glial cells, and secretory cells—all of which work together to control things like body temperature, hunger, thirst, sleep, and hormonal and...

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