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Genetic Research Reveals Eight Distinct Types Of

Genetic Research Reveals Eight Distinct Types Of Schizophrenia

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Schizophrenia is not a single disease, but a group of eight genetically distinct disorders - each with its own unique set of symptoms, according to new research published online Monday in The...

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2014-09-19 23:07:39

In CHAMPS Patient Experience's blog post, Introducing The Beryl Institute’s Patient Advocacy Community, Carol Santalucia shares her thoughts on the topic. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 In CHAMPS Patient Experience's blog post, Introducing The Beryl Institute’s Patient Advocacy Community, Carol Santalucia shares her thoughts on the topic. In August, Santalucia presented as part of The Beryl Institute’s virtual conference on patient advocacy. She kicked off the...

2014-09-17 23:00:35

In the five years to 2014, the number of patient visits in the healthcare sector has risen, and this trend has pressed healthcare providers to outsource disposal services to reduce costs, driving industry demand; moreover, rising waste generation and healthcare regulation is anticipated to create opportunities for new entrants over the next five years, driving demand growth. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Medical Waste Disposal Services...

2014-09-16 23:05:48

Our treatment laws are too often still outdated and ineffective, said the Treatment Advocacy Center Arlington, Virginia (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Despite some progress at the state and federal levels in the year since the Navy Yard mass killing left 12 dead and 3 wounded, much more change is needed if the nation is to reduce the impacts of untreated severe mental illness on its families and communities, according to the Treatment Advocacy Center. "There is no question the cascade of...

2014-09-15 23:01:24

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific has created a pilot program, the Longitudinal Chronic Care Course, that pairs students with Western Diabetes Institute patients. Students will establish long-term relationships with patients and their families and they will learn about living with chronic diseases on a daily basis. Pomona, California (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP) student Kenneth Chang, DO...

2014-09-15 12:27:39

Investment Led by Major U.S. Health Systems, Believe VisitPay® Will Positively Disrupt Way Patients Manage and Pay Medical Bills BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iVinci Health LLC, the company behind the healthcare industry's first and only comprehensive Patient Revenue Management system, branded as VisitPay®, has successfully closed $5 million in new funding. The company also announced the launch of a new extension to VisitPay® - an online Payment and Financing Portal...

2014-09-11 20:21:46

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health care stakeholders convened on Capitol Hill today to discuss the importance of preserving patient access to community-based care at a briefing organized by the newly formed Patient Access to Community Treatment (PACT) Coalition, comprised of patient advocacy organizations, provider groups and health care distributors. During the briefing, expert panelists discussed both the financial and quality of life benefits of community-based...

2014-09-08 08:31:36

-- Oregon Presents Great Opportunities -- FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Generation Management Corp. (OTCQB:NGMC) announced today its wholly owned subsidiary, NextGen Cannabis Consulting LLC, has entered into an agreement with the Shevin and Clark Consulting Firm to expand operations into the State of Oregon. NGCC will initially apply for 3 dispensary licenses while identifying key retail locations. NextGen Cannabis Consulting LLC recently opened and is operating...

2014-09-04 23:11:13

National mental health and suicide expert, Lucinda Bassett, highlights the shortcomings of the US healthcare system for those struggling with mental illness, and why she believes greater access to inpatient treatment is a key for long-term recovery and suicide prevention in the wake of Robin Williams' death. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Following the recent suicide of actor Robin Williams, national mental health expert...

2014-09-04 23:08:41

MyRounding, the industry leader in digital health solutions for patient experience, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with Studer Group to create a rounding tool: Studer Group Rounding. Denver, Colo. (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 This partnership and data collection software will ensure that healthcare organizations working with Studer Group will now be able to capture real-time patient feedback as well as increase levels of staff and physician engagement using any...

2014-09-03 23:06:57

Aptel Research and Patient Power have announced key results from the Patient Power Summer 2014 Survey which demonstrate the high level of online engagement of cancer patients and their frequent reliance today on online patient communities as a primary source of credible and up-to-date health information. Cambridge, MA and Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Aptel Research, a respected healthcare market research firm, and Patient Power, a leading producer of online educational content...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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