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2014-07-07 08:25:14

NEW YORK, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Kristiina Vuori, M.D., Ph.D., President and Interim CEO of Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, to the Company's Board. The Institute is a non-profit research organization that is dedicated to discovering the fundamental molecular causes of disease and devising the innovative therapies of tomorrow, with major research programs in cancer,...

2014-06-19 16:26:15

Lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information today announced that its subsidiary, WebMD LLC, has commenced litigation against Everyday Health Media LLC, a subsidiary of Everyday Health, Inc. (NYSE: EVDY), for trademark infringement, false advertising and unfair competition. WebMD's complaint, filed today in the United States...

2014-05-05 08:24:49

Exclusive Collaboration Increases Medscape's Reach in Growing Chinese Market NEW YORK, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medscape, the leading source of clinical news, health information, point-of-care tools and medical education for healthcare professionals throughout the world, and DXY.cn, the largest online community for healthcare professionals in China, today announced an exclusive collaboration to reach and educate physicians in China. The collaboration between Medscape and DXY...

2014-04-30 16:30:32

NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously appointed health care industry veteran William J. Marino to the Company's Board. Mr. Marino served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, the state's largest health insurer until he retired in 2011. During that time, he also served as Co-Chairman of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP),...

2014-04-24 16:26:26

Easy-to-navigate, free app provides healthcare professionals with real-time medical news from Medscape plus an automatically curated Twitter feed of industry experts NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD (NASDAQ: WBMD) today introduced Medscape MedPulse, an innovative medical news app for iPhone and iPad that enables healthcare professionals to stay up-to-date on the latest medical news and expert perspectives in a free, easy-to-navigate app that can be personalized to their...

2014-04-16 08:30:38

Love of Medicine and Patients is Skin Deep for Some Physician Specialties NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today released its annual Medscape Physician Compensation Report for 2014, which provides an in-depth look at how compensation influences physician career considerations and practice. Medscape surveyed 24,000 physicians across 25 specialties about issues related to compensation and found significant...

2014-04-14 12:33:15

NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced that it expects first quarter results to exceed its previously provided financial guidance. WebMD also updated its full year 2014 guidance. WebMD's financial guidance was previously provided on February 20, 2014. For the first quarter of 2014, WebMD expects: -- Revenue to be at the high end of the range previously provided; -- Earnings before...

2014-04-09 08:25:35

NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD) today announced that it will release financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014 at approximately 4:00 pm (ET) on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. The Company will host a conference call at 4:45 pm (ET) on that day to discuss those results. Investors can access the call via webcast at www.wbmd.com (in the Investor Relations section). A replay of the call will be available at the same web address....

2014-04-02 08:32:27

Oncologists and Hematologists Lead the Way on Advocating for Legalization NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today released Marijuana on Main Street, a special report that provides an in-depth look at the debate over medical marijuana. As numerous states consider bills to legalize medical marijuana, WebMD surveyed nearly 3,000 consumers and Medscape surveyed more than 1,500 doctors about their attitudes...

2014-03-13 20:24:08

In the news release, WebMD to Premier Community-Sourced Interview with President Obama About the Affordable Care Act on March 14 at 8:00AM EDT, issued 13-Mar-2014 by WebMD Health Corp. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the word 'premiere' is misspelled throughout the release, it should read "premiere" rather than "premier" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: WebMD to Premiere Community-Sourced Interview with President Obama About...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.