Latest Healing Stories

2010-08-24 12:41:00

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2010-08-10 07:55:00

These days people usually don't die from a heart attack, but the damage to heart muscle is irreversible, and most patients eventually succumb to congestive heart failure.

2010-07-14 13:02:00

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanuwave Health, Inc.

2010-06-11 13:18:53

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered that an unexpected cellular response plays an important role in breaking down and inhibiting the formation of excess scar tissue in wound healing.

2010-06-11 01:19:55

A scientist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment has succeeded in producing a replica of human collagen from tobacco plants – an achievement with tremendous commercial implications for use in a variety of human medical procedures.

2010-06-08 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tissue Repair Company, has entered into a multi-year supply agreement with Devro Medical Limited, part of Devro plc, a public limited company registered in Scotland, for the supply of highly-refined fibrillar bovine Type I collagen, an important component of Cardium's new Excellagen formulated collagen product candidate, which is pending FDA 510(k) clearance.

2010-05-13 12:00:00

HOOVER, Ala., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pop/rock icon Todd Rundgren will perform two complete albums, Healing and Todd, in the same live concert, starting in early September 2010. The first show is scheduled for September 5 in Akron, Ohio.

2010-04-20 11:05:00

PRINCETON, N.J., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc.

2010-04-19 08:13:03

A new discovery about the wound-healing process could lead to better treatments for diabetics and other patients who have wounds that are slow to heal.

2010-03-05 08:00:00

Important New Therapy designed to jumpstart healing, saving limbs and lives VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Soluble Systems, LLC and the Skin and Wound Allograft Institute (SWAI), a wholly owned subsidiary of LifeNet Health, have signed a noteworthy agreement to launch TheraSkin(TM), a biologically active human skin allograft designed to jumpstart healing in chronic and acute wounds. TheraSkin(TM) represents a major new entry into the advanced biologics wound care market.

Word of the Day
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.