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2014-06-02 12:28:58

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When a health insurance company denies a claim, most people complain to their friends and family and then accept it, arranging payment methods or even denying themselves a procedure that may save their life. After all, what can one do to fight against the big insurers? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140528/91712 Plenty! When Karen Larson from Golden Valley Minnesota, received the news that her new health insurance did not...

2014-05-29 23:16:57

Sunrise Labs is pleased to announce that their client, Gamma Medica’s LumaGEM Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI) Solution has been selected as a finalist in the Radiological and Electromechanical Devices Category of the 17th Annual Medical Design Excellence Awards competition. Auburn, NH (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The MDEA Winners will be announced at the 2014 MDEA Ceremony held Wednesday, June 11, 2014 in conjunction with the MD&M East event at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New...

2014-05-28 23:17:53

Montclair Breast Center, Montclair, New Jersey, Disappointed with Media Coverage of Study Cited by the British Medical Journal Montclair, NJ (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Dr. Nancy Elliott, Founder of Montclair Breast Center, Montclair, NJ commented; “Recent media attention to a deeply flawed study from the British Medical Journal (BMJ) is disappointing. The BMJ article, published on February 11, 2014, is based on the widely discredited Canadian National Breast Screening Study, which used a...

2014-05-28 08:32:05

THUNDER BAY, ON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - XLV Diagnostics Inc., a MaRS Innovation (MI) start-up company based in Thunder Bay and specializing in low-cost, next-generation digital mammography machines, has closed a $3 million Series A investment round with Boston-based Bernard M. Gordon Charitable Remainder Unitrust. The funding will support continued product development and regulatory approval. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140527/91541) XLV's product will...

2014-05-27 23:09:33

Partnership with Women’s Imaging Associates of Birmingham, AL enables high quality breast imaging interpretations. Bay Village, OH (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 All-American Teleradiology announces a strategic partnership with Women’s Imaging Associates of Birmingham, Alabama to provide digital breast imaging reading services including telemammography to complement its expanded 24/7/365 coverage. “Our radiology practice customers requested a full-service telemammography program, so we...

2014-05-20 23:07:09

A funding round of $2 million will help biotech firm carry out clinical trials and commercialization of early breast cancer detection test. Fayetteville, Arkansas and Vancouver, Washington (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 The average non-high risk American woman will undergo at least one, if not more, biopsies to evaluate a suspicious mass within her lifetime. Women within the high-risk population will undergo multiple biopsies as well as endure more frequent follow up breast imaging tests. The costs...

2014-05-20 23:04:09

Ella Health has opened a center in Pike Creek, DE, to deliver an improved breast cancer screening experience with 3D mammography in a setting designed to be more like a spa than a clinic. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Ella Health, an innovative women’s wellness center, is making it easier for women to take care of their health with 3D breast cancer screening exams provided in a setting designed to be more like a relaxing spa than a clinic. “We know how difficult it can be for...

2014-05-19 23:08:00

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Breast Imaging Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/breast-imaging-technologies.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Breast Imaging Market was valued at USD 1.84 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12% from 2013 to 2019 to reach an estimated value of USD 4.06 billion in...

2014-05-19 23:06:55

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Breast Imaging Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/breast-imaging-technologies.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Breast Imaging Market (Mammography, Breast MRI, Breast Ultrasound, Tomosynthesis,...

2014-05-16 16:24:45

FRISCO, Texas, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seizing on the newest technological breakthrough, Centennial Medical Center now offers 3D mammography, or breast tomosynthesis, to help detect smaller tumors sooner when breast cancer is in its earliest stages. This new 3D technology boasts a 40% increase in the detection of invasive breast cancer. "I am excited about using this innovative technology to gain a better view of dense and fatty tissue so that smaller tumors can be...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.