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2008-12-03 14:03:59

Obesity among children increases the risk of damaging their thyroids, which can also result in a metabolism damage, researchers in Italy reported on Wednesday. Dr. Giorgio Radetti of the Regional Hospital of Bolzano in Italy and colleagues studied 186 overweight children for a period of three years. The team took images of the children's thyroid glands and also analyzed their thyroid hormone levels and thyroid antibodies. The thyroid works to secrete hormones which regulate the body's...

2008-11-13 12:00:25

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today released its November 2008 investor newsletter, which highlights the pending close of the company's acquisition of ThyroTest(R) through the issuance of preferred stock and a note in the amount of $750,000. ThyroTest(R) is a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening device used for the detection of hypothyroidism in adults, a common thyroid disease....

2008-11-12 09:00:45

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today issued a comment from Vera Leonard, chief executive officer of the company, regarding the recent disclosure that CLX expects to close the acquisition of the ThyroTest(R) product through the issuance of preferred stock and a note in the amount of $750,000. ThyroTest(R) is a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening device used for the detection of...

2008-11-06 15:00:29

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today announced the signing of an amendment to its agreement to purchase the ThyroTest(R) product, which will allow CLX to close the acquisition through the issuance of preferred stock and a note in the amount of $750,000. ThyroTest(R) is a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening device used for the detection of hypothyroidism in adults, a common...

2008-10-02 12:06:59

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today announced that in concert with the terms of her three year employment agreement with the company, Chief Executive Officer Vera Leonard has been appointed to the CLX Medical Board of Directors. The appointment will be reported in a Current Report on Form 8-K expected to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission later today. Ms. Leonard is also...

2008-09-30 15:00:55

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today announced an agreement with Kurt Kalm, an executive with over 30 years of international financial experience, to serve as interim chief financial officer of CLX Medical effective at the close of the company's planned acquisition of ThyroTest(R). ThyroTest(R), a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening device used for the detection of...

2008-09-30 12:00:15

By SUZY COHEN Question: I've had Hashimoto's thyroiditis for six years and I've not been able to get full control of it. My antibodies are still very high and I'm always tired. Any fresh ideas? -- M.G., Ocala, Fla. Answer: Hashimoto's is an autoimmune disorder where your body sees your thyroid gland as the enemy and launches an all-out attack. This creates inflammation and destruction of the thyroid gland. It causes an increase in "antithyroid peroxidase," abbreviated as TPO. This...

2008-09-29 12:00:41

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today issued the September 2008 edition of the company's investor newsletter, which reviews the recent definitive agreement to acquire ThyroTest(R), a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening device used for the detection of hypothyroidism in adults, a common thyroid disease. A PDF version of the September 2008 newsletter can be viewed on the company's...

2008-09-25 12:00:43

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN) CEO Vera Leonard today commented on the opportunities presented by the acquisition of ThyroTest(R), a rapid thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening device used for the detection of hypothyroidism in adults, a common thyroid disease. CLX Medical, which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ThyroTest(R) and is seeking to close the acquisition as soon as...

2008-09-23 09:01:09

CLX Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: CLXN), which is focused on the marketing and distribution of unique medical diagnostic testing products, today announced a three year employment agreement with Chief Executive Officer Vera Leonard. Ms. Leonard's compensation package includes a combination of a base salary, a schedule of salary increases based on a variety of factors including the company's revenue and profit performance, the granting of restricted common stock, medical coverage, and expense...


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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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