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2013-05-31 23:19:30

Attendees who visit booth #1108 in the eCommerce Pavilion during the Internet Retailer Conference and Expo (IRCE) in Chicago June 4 — 7 will receive a free copy of the just published FitForCommerce white paper “The Brains Behind Omnichannel Retailing”. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Jagged Peak, Inc. (OTC BB: JGPK), a leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce solutions and supply chain services announced today that it will be exhibiting in booth 1108 at the upcoming...

2013-05-31 08:22:44

MONTREAL, May 31, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - June is migraine awareness month(1). It is a great opportunity to remember that this neurological disorder is complex and to distinguish chronic migraine from episodic migraine. Chronic migraine is characterized by 15 headache days or more per month, affects 1,4 to 2,2% of the population, or nearly 370,000 Canadians(2), and is the 19(th) most debilitating disease according to the World Health Organization(3). "One of the main issues is that only 20%...

Mortality Rate From Coronavirus Jumps To 60 Percent, Four More Deaths Confirmed
2013-05-31 07:44:10

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Five additional cases of coronavirus, initially named nCoV, has been confirmed in Saudi Arabia, according to the country´s Ministry of Health. The Ministry reported the new cases to the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday. Three of the patients have died, as well as a fourth patient -- an 81-year-old woman -- who was earlier reported to be infected with the virus. All five new patients were from the eastern region of...

2013-05-30 23:26:13

As concerns rise with the Avian Influenza A (H7N9) virus AKA “Bird Flu,” antimicrobial product manufacturers, consult and conduct studies with industry leading testing lab, BioScience Laboratories Inc. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 H7N9 is an influenza virus which is sometimes found in birds, but normally not in humans. Beginning in March, 2013, China reported H7N9 infections in humans, as well as poultry. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), this new H7N9...

2013-05-30 23:16:11

Cloud-based ShopVisible is offering the OMS from its award-winning platform, enabling companies to use leading edge order management without displacing existing technologies. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Today, ShopVisible, a SaaS commerce platform provider, announced that it is making its Order Management System (OMS) available as a stand-alone option for retailers and manufacturers. Previously, the OMS was a central element of ShopVisible´s award-winning platform, but was only...

2013-05-30 12:26:54

LONDON, May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Stroke Organization will team with global medical technology leader Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), to further raise awareness and take action in the worldwide fight against stroke. "The WSO aims to reduce the global burden of stroke through prevention, acute treatment and long-term care," said WSO president Prof. Stephen Davis. Joining forces with Boston Scientific and other leading companies involved in the stroke...

2013-05-30 08:30:03

Patented invention detects all 5 Moments for Hand Hygiene RALEIGH, N.C., May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control and prevention estimated roughly 1.7 million hospital-associated infections occur annually, which cause or contribute to 99,000 deaths each year. The major cause of these infections is inadequate aseptic techniques during intravenous, ventilator, catheter insertion or surgical procedures, resulting in additional hospital costs exceeding $30...

2013-05-29 12:22:40

One of the largest electric distribution utilities in El Salvador embarks on significant smart grid improvements, including a SCADA upgrade and integrated OMS/DMS ATLANTA, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Efacec ACS, a global provider of smart grid solutions, has been selected to deliver important smart grid technology to one of the largest electric distribution companies in El Salvador, the Distribuidora de Electricidad del Sur, SA de CV (DELSUR). The delivery will include a new outage...

France Reports First Death From Coronavirus, WHO Raises Global Concerns
2013-05-29 08:15:56

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Three weeks after French health officials reported the first case of novel coronavirus (nCoV) showing up in France, the man who contracted the disease while on a recent trip to the Middle East has died, according to the country´s Health Ministry. The 65-year-old man becomes the 24th person to succumb to the stranglehold of nCoV. He is the third confirmed death from the virus in Europe; the others occurring in Britain and...

2013-05-24 23:33:22

In just under 10 months, Jvion has broken industry growth records by signing on 50 new hospital clients. And the company–which specializes in ICD-10 risk mitigation and conversion software–is positioned to maintain this trajectory through the end of the calendar year. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 Atlanta-based Jvion–a leader in ICD-10 risk and conversion software–has managed to outperform not only their internal goals, but industry records as well by signing on...


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Bulletin of the World Health Organization
2012-06-04 20:04:03

The Bulletin of the World Health Organization is a public health journal established in 1947 and published monthly by the World Health Organization (WHO). The editor-in-chief is Adetokunbo O. Lucas. The journal aims to offer publish health policy and practice guidance based on the best evidence available, while encouraging closer links between scientific investigation and the art of helping populations to lead healthier lives. Articles are published in English and abstracts are available...

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