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2014-10-23 23:11:18

Groups expand current integrated health care work to address needs of people in mental health crises. Monroe, LA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (Northeast Delta HSA) announced today additional work with University Health Conway to further impact the treatment of people who experience a mental health crisis. “Because there are not enough psychiatric inpatient beds to treat all of the people who need help in our region, people with mental health issues...

2014-10-23 23:10:59

East Jefferson General Hospital is one of only eighteen Louisiana hospitals to have reduced the number of elective inductions and cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy to meet March of Dimes criteria for hospital recognition. This will give more babies a healthy start in life, the March of Dimes says. Metairie, LA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 East Jefferson General Hospital is one of only eighteen Louisiana hospitals to have reduced the number of elective...

2014-10-23 23:10:53

Dr. Ronald Receveur, a New Albany dentist who provides All on Four dental implants, has launched an “All In One Place” campaign for patients who need extensive dental work and would like to receive treatment at one state-of-the-art facility. Dr. Receveur’s New Albany dental practice provides general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, rehabilitation dentistry and sedation dentistry all under one roof. NEW ALBANY, IN (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Dr. Ronald Receveur, a New...

2014-10-23 23:10:48

Easter Seals Southern Georgia Board of Directors host a dinner to honor individuals. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Members of the Camilla Easter Seals Southern Georgia board of directors hosted an appreciation dinner at Debbie’s Main Street Restaurant in Camilla. The event honored staff, group home residents and community supporters of the organization. Executive Director, Beth English welcomed those attending and provided information on the economic impact of Easter Seals in Mitchell...

2014-10-23 23:10:37

The Corporate Whistleblower Center believes there are skilled nursing home managers in every state who have proof their facility is short staffed, and as a result not providing patients with adequate care, or the skilled nursing home is billing Medicare for unnecessary procedures, and as the Center would like to explain this type of information can result in significant rewards as recently demonstrated. For more information managers, or insiders at a skilled nursing home facility are urged...

2014-10-23 23:09:57

Rosemarie Sunderland will help foreign companies navigate the complex world of FDA approval for their products Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Contining on a path of planned growth and expansion, Nutritional Products International is proud to name Rosemarie Sunderland as its Food and Drug Administration Compliance Expert. Sunderland will help companies, with health, nutritional, and beauty brands, make sure their product labels and formulas are acceptable for sale in the United...

2014-10-23 23:09:07

Healthspek Allows Individuals to Manage Pertinent Healthcare and Legal Information from Any Device Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 In the midst of current healthcare reforms and chaos, developers in the heart of the nation's healthcare industry have created a comprehensive tool, Healthspek, designed to simplify the lives of consumers and empower them to take control of their own care. Healthspek, an award-winning personal health management platform that allows...

2014-10-23 23:09:00

David Levin, MD, former Chief Medical Information Officer for the Cleveland Clinic Health System, joins Jvion as Chief Medical Officer. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Jvion, the Atlanta-based leader in predictive analytic solutions for healthcare, announced the appointment of David Levin, MD as the firm’s Chief Medical Officer (CMO). Dr. Levin served as Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) for the Cleveland Clinic Health System (CCHS) where he helped establish and lead the...

2014-10-23 23:08:42

HomeCEUConnection.com, the leading provider of elite continuing education courses, announces “Seminar-On-Demand®” is now a registered trademark. Plano, Texas (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 HomeCEUConnection.com, the leading provider of elite continuing education courses, announces today that “Seminar-On-Demand®” is now a registered trademark with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Seminar-On-Demand® is a video-based, accredited continuing education course that is...

2014-10-23 23:08:33

‘Fat Me Not: Weight Loss Diet of The Future’ a book by Dr. Myo Nwe takes a personal look at patients’ struggles and victories in weight control, painting a clearer picture of why some fail and why some succeed. Dr. Nwe is a practicing physician at Ace Medical Group in Rock Hill South Carolina. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 In her extensive new examination into the sciences of weight loss, Dr. Myo Nwe of the Ace Medical Weight Loss Center in South Carolina uses...


Latest Health Reference Libraries

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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