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2012-03-12 07:00:00

Halt Medical, Inc. announced that it has closed on the first $20 million of a planned $50 million debt and equity financing. Livermore, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 Halt Medical, Inc. announced that it has closed on the first $20 million of a planned $50 million debt and equity financing. “Leading the financing with the first $20 million is our long term investment partner American Capital Strategies (ACAS). American Capital´s financial resources, global perspective and life...

2012-03-02 01:38:40

NIH-funded study suggests possible treatment for common condition Treatment with vitamin D reduced the size of uterine fibroids in laboratory rats predisposed to developing the benign tumors, reported researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health. Uterine fibroids are the most common noncancerous tumors in women of childbearing age. Fibroids grow within and around the wall of the uterus. Thirty percent of women 25 to 44 years of age report fibroid-related symptoms, such as...

2011-11-14 23:05:21

In a finding that confirms what many obstetricians and gynecologists suspected, Duke University researchers report that younger women who undergo hysterectomies face a nearly two-fold increased risk for developing menopause early. The study, published in the December issue of the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology, is the largest analysis to track over time the actual hormonal impact of woman who had hysterectomies and compare them to women whose uteruses remained intact. "Hysterectomy...


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