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2014-10-29 23:11:16

New Updox Feature Integrates Online Bill Pay Components with CRM Platform to Help Medical Practices Improve Cash Flow and Expand Revenue Streams Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Updox, the industry leader for physician connectivity and CRM solutions for health care, today announced the integration of online bill pay and credit card processing components within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform. Through the Updox Patient Payments feature, patients are able to enter...

2014-10-29 23:11:14

Nation’s Largest Medical Weight Loss Program To Join Top Employee Wellness Provider Costa Mesa, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Lindora, the nation’s largest medical weight loss program, will join forces with HealthCheck360°, a top provider of employee wellness programs, effective Nov 2014. Boasting more than 40 years of clinical success with 79% of patients keeping the weight off, Lindora will offer its online program to over 100,000 workers via HealthCheck360°’s vast...

2014-10-29 23:11:05

Event honors award-winner singer Chloe Temtchine, Managing Partner/Co-Founder Vanterra Capital LLC Shad Azimi, and Evelyn Horn, MD Director of Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension, Weill Cornell New York, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The 2nd Annual O2 Breathe Gala of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) New York City will take place on Thursday, Nov. 6 at The Lighthouse at Pier 61 in New York City. Moved by the story of event honoree Chloe Temtchine, Bloomberg TV contributing...

2014-10-29 23:10:20

Jefferson School of Population Health, eQHealth Solutions, and Jiff join growing membership base. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The Population Health Alliance, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the principles of population health, announced today that it has welcomed three new member organizations to its growing association. New members include Jefferson School of Population Health, eQHealth Solutions, and Jiff. “The field of population health continues...

2014-10-29 23:10:08

Diagnotes, Inc., an Indianapolis-based health technology company, today announced that it has joined the Allscripts Developer Program (ADP). Indianapolis, Ind. (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Diagnotes, Inc., an Indianapolis-based health technology company, today announced that it has joined the Allscripts Developer Program (ADP). The program provides an opportunity for companies to help caregivers improve healthcare and their bottom lines by integrating new innovative software applications and...

2014-10-29 23:10:06

For women who enjoy wearing high heels, Arizona Orthotics unveils the first and only high heel custom calibrated foot orthotic that doesn’t compromise on style. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Women have sacrificed foot health and function in the name of fashion for the last time! Arizona Orthotics proudly introduces the first and only medical-grade high heel custom calibrated foot orthotic - The Copley™. Every made-from-scratch orthotic is specifically designed to minimize...

2014-10-29 23:09:47

Home Care Assistance – Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, is addressing the details and success of its annual convention held in San Diego, California. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Home Care Assistance – Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, is addressing the details...

2014-10-29 23:08:59

New online courses increase learner motivation and engagement among direct support professionals serving those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Cary, NC (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Relias Learning, the leader in cloud-based compliance and professional development training for the health and human services markets announced today the release of 14 new courses for direct support professionals (DSPs). These 14 new courses are tied to their new “Focused Learning”...

2014-10-29 23:08:17

Medical simulation has revolutionized the medical industry and is used as an efficient tool to train fresher medical practitioners as well as physicians, without compromising patient safety. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/healthcare-medical-simulation-market-1156.html (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The “Healthcare/Medical Simulation Market by Product (Patient Simulator, Surgical Simulator, Web-based simulation, Simulation Software, Dental Simulator, Eye Simulator), End-User...

2014-10-29 23:07:46

Innovative Technology Empowers Consumers, Removes Distance as Barrier to Care St Paul, Minnesota (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Aging Services Group, a subsidiary of Aging Services of Minnesota, the largest association of organizations serving Minnesota seniors, has partnered with GrandCare Systems, to change and enhance the way traditional caregiving services are deployed for older adults in the state. GrandCare Systems utilizes digital health and socialization technology to reduce health...


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Chinese cinnamon
2014-02-10 07:07:51

Cinnamomum cassia is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Chinese cassia or Chinese cinnamon. C. cassia is a member of the family Lauraceae. It is indigenous to southern China; however the plant is widely cultivated for its aromatic bark that is turned into the common spice “cinnamon”. The plant is nurtured and grown most abundant in Asia, specifically in India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum cassia plants...

Indonesian Cinnamon, Cinnamomum burmannii
2014-02-07 09:31:00

Cinnamomum burmannii is a flowering tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Indonesian Cinnamon, Padang Cassia or Korintje. C. burmannii belongs to the Lauraceae family. The plant is most commonly known for its spice; the household spice cinnamon is made from the tree’s bark. The species is found growing naturally in Southeast Asia and Indonesia, specifically in the West Sumatra and Western Jambi provinces. It prefers tropical climates, requiring wet environments....

Marfan's Syndrome
2013-07-19 15:22:33

Marfan's syndrome is a genetic disorder of the connective tissue that causes excessively tall stature and long extremities. It is carried by the gene FBN1, which encodes the connective protein fibrillin-1, and is a dominant trait. The human genetic makeup contains a pair of FBN1 genes, so because of its dominance, inheriting one affected FBN1 gene from either parent will result in Marfan's syndrome. It effects both males and females, and has no ethnic bias. It was named after Antoine Marfan,...

Cystic Fibrosis
2013-07-19 15:03:45

Cystic fibrosis, also called mucoviscidosis, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder of the viscous secretions in the body. In turn, it effects the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestines, as well as all other exocrine glands in the body. The most common genetic mutation that causes CF is a deletion of three nucleotides that results in a loss of phenylalanine, an amino acid at the 508th position on the protein. It should be noted, however, that there are over a thousand other mutations that...

Schistosoma mansoni
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Schistosoma mansoni is a species of parasitic worm, classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum, which affects an estimated 83.31 million throughout the world. This species is the most populous of all members of its genus, occurring in fifty-four countries including areas like Africa, the Middle East, South America, and the Caribbean. This species causes intestinal schistosomiasis in humans. The mapped genome of Schistosoma mansoni and S. japonicum were published in 2009. The associated...

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