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2014-10-21 23:10:39

Heroes In Recovery 6K Run/Walk Takes Place on November 8 To Support Those In Recovery and Break the Stigma Associated with Addiction and Mental Health Memphis, TN (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Heroes in Recovery, a movement celebrating the heroic efforts of those who seek addiction and mental health treatment, returns to Memphis, for the third straight year for one of its family-friendly 6K Run/Walk events. The goal of the race is to garner support for people in recovery and to educate the...

2014-10-21 12:21:49

CINCINNATI, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In support of Hunger Action Month, Fast Park, an offsite airport parking company with 17 facilities in 13 markets, collected 10,083 pounds of food and donated more than $10,000 to local food banks. This is the seventh year in a row Fast Park has participated in Hunger Action Month facilitated by Feeding America, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153328 Collections...

2014-10-21 08:33:57

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IceCure Medical, Inc. announced today the successful treatment of the first two patients in a multi-centered clinical trial using cryoablation (exposure to extreme cold temperatures) to treat breast cancer without surgery. Dr. Linsey Gold in conjunction with Regional Medical Imaging, Flint, MI and Dr. Richard Fine of The West Clinic, Memphis, TN completed their first cases this week. With these and other leaders in cancer treatment using...

2014-10-12 23:02:06

What could be the largest health scare since HIV, ebola is much less common than the flu, according to pain management expert Michael Steuer. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) October 12, 2014 Much has been written of late regarding the global outbreak of Ebola. Worldwide fear of spread of the virus has made it almost impossible to turn on one’s TV without hearing a talking head discussing it. Last month, the World Health Organization estimated the average mortality rate at 50% amongst those who were...

2014-10-08 23:10:00

Timothy L. Hottel, Dean of the College of Dentistry at The University of Tennessee HealthScience Center Receives $340,000 from TicTocStop, Inc., for Clinical Study on Use of OralAppliances in Mitigating Severity, Frequency of Motor and Vocal Tics NY, NY AND MEMPHIS, TN (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Timothy L. Hottel, DDS, MS, MBA, dean of the College of Dentistry at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), will serve as principal investigator for a clinical study funded by...

2014-09-30 23:01:09

After Receiving Rave Reviews MedixSafe Adds Testimonial Page to Company Website Memphis, TN (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 MedixSafe has received phenomenal feedback on their narcotics security products. In fact it is customer feedback that has propelled the company from just one narcotics cabinet to nine different models plus add on features like Wi-Fi. MedixSafe started discussing a testimonial page earlier this year and the page was added to the website September 8, 2014. The testimonial...

2014-09-30 08:35:31

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper (NYSE: IP) will release third-quarter 2014 earnings on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange. The company will host a webcast to discuss earnings and current market conditions, beginning at 10 a.m. ET (9 a.m. CT). All interested parties are invited to listen to the webcast via the company's Internet site at http://www.internationalpaper.com by clicking on the Investors tab and...

2014-09-22 23:03:35

Industry Leaders Discuss Developing Business Agility Advantage MEMPHIS, Tenn. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 WHO: LiveOps, Inc., the global leader in cloud contact center and customer service solutions. WHAT: The 10th annual Customer Response Summit in Memphis is focused on customer care for the connected consumer. Constant change in technology and competitive vertical landscapes continue to offer new challenges and opportunities for customer experience executives. The Summit is dedicated to...

2014-09-22 12:28:25

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The West Clinic of Memphis, TN announced today that it has received the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Recognition as a Patient-Centered Specialty Practice (PCSP) for its responsiveness to patients and medical colleagues, cooperation and integration with other health care groups, and dedication to continuous improvement. As of August 2014, The West Clinic is the only Hematology/ Oncology Practice in Tennessee and only...

2014-09-19 12:25:12

Locations Inside Select CVS/pharmacy stores in Five Locations WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics are opening inside select CVS/pharmacy stores in the Memphis metropolitan area. Three clinics opened in Memphis and Cordova earlier this month. A fourth clinic will be added in Springfield on September 24 and a fifth clinic in Bartlett is expected to open October 22. MinuteClinic is the largest and fastest growing provider of walk-in medical...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.