Latest Healing Stories

2011-10-06 12:42:11

Scientists have discovered how cells detect tissue damage and modify their repair properties accordingly.

2011-08-22 07:10:00

Weaving together soaring, angelic vocals and the celestial sound of crystal singing bowls, Ashana’s original sound is the forefront of an entirely new genre of healing music.

2011-08-04 08:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthpoint Biotherapeutics today announced positive topline results for its Phase IIb clinical trial investigating the efficacy of HP802-247 in venous leg ulcers.

2011-07-28 17:15:00

BOSTON, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TEI Biosciences Inc. announced today the market launch of PriMatrix(TM) Ag Antimicrobial Dermal Repair Scaffold, an acellular dermal tissue matrix incorporating ionic silver, for the management of wounds, ulcers and second degree burns.

2011-07-24 00:02:04

TheraSkin® a biologically active real skin wound therapy, is now covered for Medicare Beneficiaries in Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Clinical results are excellent, and demonstrate the potential to save many Seniors from life-threatening lower limb amputations.

2011-07-21 13:06:54

A Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) scientist who has previously discovered antimicrobial compounds in the skin of frogs and in the dogfish shark has now turned his attention to the remarkable wound healing abilities of dolphins.

2011-06-27 00:00:30

Pennsylvanians with Highmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance are the first in the State to enjoy coverage for TheraSkin®, a biologically active real skin wound therapy that jumpstarts healing of non-performing wounds.

2011-06-21 06:40:00

REDDING, Calif., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "In these modern times of 'advanced medical technology' and better diagnostics, our health conditions are not getting better.

2011-06-17 17:00:00

Pressure Ulcers Account for $3.2 Billion Annually in Medical Error Costs CHICAGO, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair: WHAT: "Patient Safety, Pressure Ulcers and Beyond: the Wound Care Clinician as Safety and Quality Champion." WHO: Timothy McDonald, MD, JD, Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago; Chief Safety and Risk Officer for Health Affairs for the...

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