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Mother Fearful that Mold in Apartment is making her Son Sick
Mother Fearful that Mold in Apartment is making her Son Sick
2/18/2015 5:44:27 PM
Last month, KBOI broadcasted a story about an Idaho woman and her concerns over the presence of mold in her apartment.  According to the report, a leak caused the growth of mold in her only bathroom and she claims that it was never properly remediated.  The woman’s young son has had a series of colds and respiratory issues that she feels is due to his exposure to mold in their …
Hamilton Vein Center Makes Effective and Advanced Vein Treatment More Accessible by Opening New Clinic Locations in Texas
Hamilton Vein Center Makes Effective and Advanced Vein Treatment More Accessible by Opening New Clinic Locations in Texas
2/17/2015 6:16:11 PM
Hamilton Vein Center, Texas’ leading vein clinic, is pleased to announce the addition of three new clinic locations . Hamilton Vein Center’s mission is to make today’s highly effective and advanced vein treatments easily accessible and convenient to everyone afflicted with vein disease. This expansion up north to Huntsville and south to Bay City as well as to Marble Falls in …
Hauser & Lee Insurance Services Inaugurates Charity Program in the East Bay Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing The Home That Cures Addiction
Hauser & Lee Insurance Services Inaugurates Charity Program in the East Bay Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing The Home That Cures Addiction
2/17/2015 1:55:28 PM
Hauser & Lee Insurance Services in East Bay, CA announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 60 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or organization with immediate support and awareness to …
LCCA launches ITSM solution, assyst, to Evolve IT Performance and Improve Overall Business Maturity
LCCA launches ITSM solution, assyst, to Evolve IT Performance and Improve Overall Business Maturity
2/17/2015 8:54:14 AM
Life Care Centers of America (LCCA), a management company of more than 260 assisted and independent living facilities, retirement centers, and skilled nursing facilities in 28 states, has launched assyst , the leading IT Service Management solution from Axios Systems, to evolve IT and improve overall business maturity. LCCA is planning a multiple department rollout in …
Unicel louvers with fire-rated glazing enhance patient safety and privacy in new Abu Dhabi Hospital
2/17/2015 6:00:00 AM
MONTREAL, Canada – February 17, 2015 – Unicel Architectural, manufacturer of vision and daylight control solutions, today announced the completion of its Vision Control® louvered glazing project at the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Hospital (CCAD) - a multi-specialty academic medical center located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Al Maryah Island. Approximately 250 …
Winter Allergies & IAQ Concerns Impact Many Texas & Gulf Coast Residents
Winter Allergies & IAQ Concerns Impact Many Texas & Gulf Coast Residents
2/16/2015 5:30:58 PM
The weather across Texas has fluctuated from balmy to extreme cold this winter season.  During this time of year, some people who suffer from allergies due to pollen get a break from their symptoms.  Unfortunately, the winter weather’s impact on pollen in the air doesn’t mean other people still aren’t suffering from exposure to indoor allergens in their home, school or work …
Nationally-Recognized Cleveland Clinic Foot and Ankle Surgeon, James J. Sferra, MD, to Lead Allegheny Health Network Program
2/16/2015 11:30:41 AM
James J. Sferra, MD, a nationally recognized orthopaedic surgeon, has been named Director of the Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery for Allegheny Health Network (AHN). Dr. Sferra joins AHN from the Cleveland Clinic Foundation where he served as Director of the Center of Foot and Ankle Surgery within the Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute. He was a staff physician at the …
Carnegie Mellon Researchers Reveal How Mindfulness Training Affects Health
Carnegie Mellon Researchers Reveal How Mindfulness Training Affects Health
2/13/2015 8:11:55 AM
Over the past decade, there have been many encouraging findings suggesting that mindfulness training can improve a broad range of mental and physical health problems. Yet, exactly how mindfulness positively impacts health is not clear. Carnegie Mellon University’s J. David Creswell — whose cutting-edge work has shown how mindfulness meditation reduces loneliness in older …
The Elizabeth Hospice Offers Workshop, “Dealing with Responsibilities of Daily Life While Coping with Grief”
The Elizabeth Hospice Offers Workshop, “Dealing with Responsibilities of Daily Life While Coping with Grief”
2/12/2015 12:18:16 PM
As part of its “Living While Grieving” series, The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice will present the grief workshop, “Adapting: Dealing with the Responsibilities of Daily Life,” on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Center for Compassionate Care located at 930 Canterbury Place, Escondido 92025. The workshop is open to the …
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, Inc. Appoints Stacey Murphy as Senior Account Manager for the Northeast/Midwest Regions
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, Inc. Appoints Stacey Murphy as Senior Account Manager for the Northeast/Midwest Regions
2/12/2015 10:51:21 AM
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates is very pleased to announce the appointment of Stacey Murphy as its new Senior Account Manager supporting clients in the Northeast/Midwest Regions.   Stacey has over eight years of experience in the Environmental Industry.  She has a varied background working for indoor microbiology and environmental chemistry testing laboratories serving …
Tobacco May Cause More Deaths than Currently Estimated
2/12/2015 10:28:07 AM
A new study suggests that current estimates significantly underestimate the number of Americans who die from cigarette smoking. The Surgeon General estimates that each year, smoking kills about 480,000 Americans. The study, led by American Cancer Society researchers, suggests that cigarette smoking may kill tens of thousands more from diseases that are not currently counted as …
Sandia Labs anthrax detector takes home national technology transfer award
2/12/2015 9:06:11 AM
Sandia National Laboratories won the Federal Laboratory Consortium’s (FLC) 2015 Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer for a credit-card-size device that can detect bacteria that cause anthrax. BaDx ( Bacillus anthracis Diagnostics) works in places with no power, refrigerated storage or laboratory equipment. It requires minimal or no training and makes anthrax testing …
Satellite technology continues to ‘save lives’ in Syria
Satellite technology continues to ‘save lives’ in Syria
2/11/2015 1:02:13 PM
Inmarsat’s satellite communications network continues to provide vital connectivity and support for Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) during the ongoing Syrian conflict. For nearly four years, Inmarsat-sponsored TSF has been on hand to provide IsatPhone Pro handheld satellite phones to the medical sector treating civilians caught up in the battle. In total 20 phones have been …
Nationwide survey reveals widespread use of mind and body practices
Nationwide survey reveals widespread use of mind and body practices
2/11/2015 10:48:16 AM
More Americans of all ages are rolling out their yoga mats in an effort to improve their health. A large nationally representative survey shows that the number of Americans using mind and body approaches to improve health and well-being remains high. Of note is a significant increase in the use of yoga since 2002. In addition, almost as many Americans practice meditation or …
Covenant Care Selects CareTech Solutions to Provide Cloud-Based IT Infrastructure Hosting and Services
2/11/2015 9:14:09 AM
CareTech Solutions announced that Covenant Care, owner of 57 skilled and residential healthcare centers in seven states, has contracted with the company to provide comprehensive cloud-based hosting and service for its IT infrastructure and processes. CareTech Solutions recently completed the hosting migration of Covenant Care’s existing IT infrastructure and applications to …
Crowdfunding Helps Solve Rare Disease Mystery
2/10/2015 11:17:37 AM
Rare diseases — those that affect fewer than one in 200,000 people — are often identified early in life. Some 30 percent of children afflicted by these "orphan diseases" do not live to see their fifth birthday. While the US Orphan Drug Act of 1983 was written into law to promote research on the topic, the cost of identifying the source and progression of these diseases …
The Pregnancy Miracle - A Holistic Approach to Beating Infertility
2/10/2015 8:31:45 AM
Lisa Olson is the owner of the product The Pregnancy Miracle .  She has generated lot of buzz since the product first appeared.  Some who have reviewed the claims presented in this product swear by them, others remain skeptical. Although the results are subject to interpretation, she does have a loyal base of satisfied customers. The Pregnancy Miracle provides at your …
Texas IEQ Experts Help Nursing Homes Prevent the Spread of Environmental Pathogens
Texas IEQ Experts Help Nursing Homes Prevent the Spread of Environmental Pathogens
2/9/2015 6:35:20 PM
In October, the Columbia University School of Nursing published a news release about a study that found rising infection rates at nursing homes across the country.  After examining infections in nursing homes in the United States over a 5 year period, the study concluded that rates of a variety of infections are increasing, including those caused by multiple drug-resistant …
Logic PD Executive Shares Insight on the Wearables Market at MD&M West Event
2/9/2015 4:00:41 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – February 9, 2015 – Wearables are poised to change the dynamics of the medical device industry as well as the patient experience. At the upcoming MD&M West conference, Logic PD executive Bill Betten will be sharing his insight and advice on how to navigate the wearables industry as well as the ecosystem required for developing the right technical …
Cold-Chain Packaging Service Raises the Bar in Healthcare Logistics
Cold-Chain Packaging Service Raises the Bar in Healthcare Logistics
2/9/2015 10:25:00 AM
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced the expansion of its UPS Temperature True® Packaging service, which further broadens the scope of its cold-chain shipping offerings. The comprehensive service now includes expert consultation, package procurement and, in a company first, four new off-the-shelf, specially designed packaging lines available exclusively to UPS customers. Each of …