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2013-09-28 23:05:09

212 Health and Performance Head Trainer, Colin Aina, proves why injuries should not be used as excuses for not staying healthy and fit. Rumford, RI (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 It's so common for people to let a physical injury or setback completely derail all efforts to exercise and continue leading a healthy lifestyle. Someone sprains an ankle, gets tendonitis in his elbow, or breaks a toe and suddenly physical activity must stop. Wrong. As personal trainers, we continue to try to...

2013-09-27 23:00:44

Baltimore jurors rule that Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. failed to properly warn a patient who died of bladder cancer and his doctor about the risks associated with ingesting the diabetes drug Actos. Parker Waichman LLC, which offers legal consultations to victims of injuries allegedly caused by Actos, responds. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective drugs, notes that, according...

2013-09-26 12:28:25

CLEVELAND, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arteriocyte, Inc., a leading biotechnology company with offices in Cleveland, Ohio and Hopkinton, Massachusetts, announced today that it has been awarded a contract valued at up to $101.1 million (if all contract options are exercised), by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), an agency within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response,...

2013-09-24 16:24:56

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MDL No. 2323 - the NFL Players' Concussion Litigation has reached settlement with a degree of controversy. The premise of liability and the extent to which the NFL owed its players a duty to warn amid now decades of private medical research, was likely one of the most difficult and publicized TBI litigations in recent years. While the league is positioned to carry on 'business as usual' this season, it is disappointing not to see the claims of the...

2013-09-21 23:01:43

Opportunities in Advanced Wound Closure market research report says global market for wound closure products was worth approximately US$6.3 billion in 2012 and rose by 4% compared with 2011 levels. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 The principal drivers of advanced wound closure market growth are the rising numbers of surgical procedures being performed globally and the increasing adoption of advanced biosurgery products such as surgical sealants and haemostats by clinicians. There...

2013-09-17 23:30:49

Sports medicine specialist Dr. Scott Levin with Somers Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Group offers young players tips for preventing football related injuries. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 For many years, the number of student athletes playing football at the high school level has far surpassed the number of participants in any other sport. During the 2012-2013 season, more than 1.1 million boys played tackle football and 8,600 girls played tackle or flag football at...

2013-09-17 23:26:24

Allegheny Health Network and Robert Morris University, both based in Pittsburgh, PA have entered a new partnership that establishes Allegheny Sports Medicine, the sports medicine division of Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), as the exclusive healthcare provider for the University’s athletic programs. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Allegheny Health Network and Robert Morris University (RMU) today announced a new partnership that establishes Allegheny Sports Medicine, the...

2013-09-17 23:01:13

Bayer’s Mirena IUD perforated the uterus of a Wisconsin woman, alleges a lawsuit filed on her behalf by Parker Waichman LLP. The lawsuit further charges that the Mirena IUD is inherently defective and that Bayer, though aware of the device’s dangers, never warned consumers or the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices,...

2013-09-05 04:22:08

MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) recognizes the generous support of its 2013 corporate sponsors and announces open enrollment for the 2014 sponsorship program. Corporate support is paramount to sustaining the association's programs and activities. This year's AAWC Corporate Sponsors include: 3M Skin and Wound Care, KCI Medical, Smith & Nephew, Shire, Healthpoint Biotherapeutics, and Molnlycke Health...

2013-09-04 08:30:30

Procellera HELIX Post-Op(TM) Reduces Suture Site Stress And Improves Healing Outcomes CHANDLER, Ariz., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Vomaris Innovations, Inc., a regenerative medical device company specializing in microcurrent field generating technologies for the wound care market, announced a new product that is raising the bar for surgical wound care. Featuring the company's flagship wireless microcurrent technology, Procellera HELIX Post-Op(TM) addresses the primary healing...