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Stanford University Invites Music Therapy Documentary Fellow to Speak
Stanford University Invites Music Therapy Documentary Fellow to Speak
11/12/2014 12:29:00 PM
On Friday, November 14th, at 1:15 PM PST, Jody Wilfong, a Board Certified Music Therapist, will be presenting at Stanford University’s Center for Music Research and Acoustics in the Knoll building. Jody, a seasoned Music Therapist with over 20 years of experience received her Master’s and Bachelor’s of Music in Music Therapy from Michigan State University will speak on …
New Charity Campaign Inaugurated by Devery Prince Agency in Alaska Raises Funds to Help a Local Cancer Patient Pay For Medical Bills
New Charity Campaign Inaugurated by Devery Prince Agency in Alaska Raises Funds to Help a Local Cancer Patient Pay For Medical Bills
11/12/2014 11:00:18 AM
Wasilla, AK – With agencies in Wasilla and Anchorage, Alaska, Devery Prince Agency divulges a remarkable charity campaign as part of its ongoing Community Program. The agency looks to help raise funds for a local woman fighting a brain tumor.  The agency announces that those with a heart for supporting Wasilla’s community member Rena, the designer and founder of Mocha Moose, …
Agilent Technologies Introduces New Column Innovations for Biotherapeutics Development
11/12/2014 10:20:12 AM
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced the AdvanceBio RP-mAb , a reversed-phase column optimized to separate monoclonal antibodies. The AdvanceBio RP-mAb-the latest in a series of products in the AdvanceBio family-is part of Agilent’s extensive R&D effort to support biological research and drug development by increasing the accuracy and productivity of …
New Charity Campaign Inaugurated by Chris Humphrey Insurance Agency in North Carolina Raises Funds to Build Awareness And Help Find a Cure For Alzheimer’s
New Charity Campaign Inaugurated by Chris Humphrey Insurance Agency in North Carolina Raises Funds to Build Awareness And Help Find a Cure For Alzheimer’s
11/12/2014 10:06:51 AM
Kinston and Goldsboro, North Carolina – With agencies in Kinston and Goldsboro, North Carolina, Chris Humphrey Insurance celebrates the beginning of a new charity campaign as part of its ongoing Community Program, now looking to raise funds to help raise awareness and find a cure for Alzheimer’s. The agency announces that those with a heart for supporting families and people …
NIH, Amgen Foundation and the Foundation for the NIH announce collaboration to support undergraduate research opportunities
11/12/2014 10:03:24 AM
Undergraduate students will learn lab work and science leadership skills with mentors from the National Institutes of Health as one of 17 facilities taking part in the Amgen Scholars Program to prepare students for careers in science.  Beginning in 2015, NIH will participate as a host institution, appointing candidates who meet both the NIH and Amgen Scholars requirements. …
DynaMed™ Accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners
DynaMed™ Accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners
11/12/2014 8:59:12 AM
General Practitioners in the United Kingdom are focused on their targeted learning to prepare for revalidation. They now have an additional source for learning credits as the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has accredited the clinical reference tool DynaMed ™ from EBSCO Health. RCGP, the professional body of 50,000 GPs that works to raise standards of …
Toxic mix of fast-food outlets in inner city neighbourhoods fuelling diabetes and obesity epidemic
Toxic mix of fast-food outlets in inner city neighbourhoods fuelling diabetes and obesity epidemic
11/11/2014 10:54:47 AM
How close you are to fast-food outlets may be linked to your risk of Type-2 diabetes and obesity a new study led by the University of Leicester has discovered. The research found that there was a higher number of fast-food outlets within 500 metres of inner-city neighbourhoods described as non-white as well as in socially deprived areas. The researchers warn that their …
Georgia Health Connect Chooses Liaison to Power Health Information Exchange
11/11/2014 9:45:42 AM
Liaison Technologies , a global data management and integration company, announced today that its healthcare solutions will power Georgia Health Connect (GaHC), a health information network providing integrative technology and clinical support services for practices, hospitals and health systems throughout the state of Georgia. Currently engaged with pilot providers, …
US skin cancer costs rise from 2002 through 2011
US skin cancer costs rise from 2002 through 2011
11/11/2014 9:14:53 AM
The costs associated with skin cancer increased five times as fast as treatments for other cancers between 2002 and 2011, according to a CDC study published online today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . The average annual cost for skin cancer treatment increased from $3.6 billion during 2002-2006, to $8.1 billion during 2007-2011, an increase in costs of 126 …
Online Dating Meets Digital Health: Turning Awkward Conversations into Profit Centers at the 12th Annual iDate Super-Conference in Las Vegas on January 20-22, 2015
Online Dating Meets Digital Health: Turning Awkward Conversations into Profit Centers at the 12th Annual iDate Super-Conference in Las Vegas on January 20-22, 2015
11/11/2014 8:00:00 AM
  New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that myLAB Box will speak at the 12th annual iDate Dating Super Conference ( http://idate2015.com ).  As the majority of the dating population is now dating online, they are also moving many other areas of their life online and into an electronic format, including their health.  Ursula Hessenflow, CEO of myLAB Box, …
CIHs Qualified to Assist with Ebola Outbreak
CIHs Qualified to Assist with Ebola Outbreak
11/10/2014 2:19:19 PM
This year, the largest Ebola epidemic in history occurred in multiple countries across West Africa.  In September, a person who traveled from Africa to the United States was diagnosed with the condition in Texas.  The virus then spread to several healthcare workers who provided the patient with medical care.  Others who offered medical care in West Africa have also become …
Kickstarter Music Therapy Documentary Campaign Launch
Kickstarter Music Therapy Documentary Campaign Launch
11/7/2014 4:39:31 PM
Upon wrapping up his national production for the documentary,  Music is my Therapy: MusicTherapyDocumentary.Com , Chicago-native entertainer Kris Warren is set to take the documentary to the global platform as he ventures overseas to capture footage to further support his research on Music Therapy. Warren who recently discovered Music Therapy in August, 2013 shared  “I …
A patented herbal formula cures tubal blockage and its complications effectively at the same treatment
A patented herbal formula cures tubal blockage and its complications effectively at the same treatment
11/7/2014 2:00:00 PM
Even though the tubal blockage itself can be cured by salpingostomy, damages on fallopian tubes might be permanent. Moreover, infertility may happen after the acquiring of tubal blockage. Prompt and appropriate curative treatment is important in preventing damage to the fallopian tubes. “On the past of those days, tubal conditions and its complications usually are treated …
The Mayday Project Responds to Dr. Paul Auwaerter’s Defense of IDSA Guidelines for Lyme Disease
The Mayday Project Responds to Dr. Paul Auwaerter’s Defense of IDSA Guidelines for Lyme Disease
11/7/2014 1:16:48 PM
The Mayday Project welcomes the response by Dr. Paul Auwaerter to our concerns about the IDSA guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease, which were discussed in a recent Medscape article about Mayday’s outreach to IDSA members at the IDWeek medical conference in October 2014. Dr. Auwaerter’s statement that there can be “productive collaboration among advocacy …
Mayor de Blasio, Senator Schumer Announce FEMA Commitment of at Least $1.6 Billion to Repair and Protect Sandy-Damaged Public Hospitals
11/7/2014 12:42:49 PM
Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio and U.S. Senator Charles Schumer announced that the City has secured a commitment of at least $1.6 billion in funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to repair and protect the City’s public hospitals damaged during Hurricane Sandy. The allocation—the second largest FEMA award ever and the largest award under FEMA’s 428 program—will …
WHO welcomes approval of a second Ebola vaccine trial in Switzerland
11/7/2014 11:53:13 AM
WHO welcomes approval by Swissmedic, the Swiss regulatory authority for therapeutic products, of a second Swiss trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine. The trial will be led by the University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG). If judged safe, larger scale trials will be taken to African countries as early as January 2015. This trial approval means that the vaccine will be tested on …
Shave and a Haircut - and Colorectal Cancer Screenings: Maryland Center for Health Equity and the Cigna Foundation Train Barbers, Stylists as Community Health Advocates
11/7/2014 11:43:54 AM
The Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) in the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland and the Cigna Foundation recently announced a partnership to encourage colorectal cancer screening among African-Americans through health promotion initiatives in barbershops and beauty salons in Prince George’s County. The partnership is made possible by a $200,000 …
CodeBaby Wins Best Interactive Site Award From eHealthcare Leadership Awards 2014
11/7/2014 11:36:28 AM
Colorado Springs, Colo. (November 5, 2014) –– CodeBaby, a leading interactive virtual assistant (IVA) and consumer engagement company, today received the Best Interactive Site Award from Health Care Internet Communications at the 18th Health Care Internet Conference (HCIC) in Scottsdale, Arizona.   “We are pleased to present the Best Interactive Site Award to CodeBaby for …
A new herbal medicine approved by SIPO to treat interstitial cystitis naturally and harmlessly is available, says diureticspill.com
A new herbal medicine approved by SIPO to treat interstitial cystitis naturally and harmlessly is available, says diureticspill.com
11/7/2014 10:06:56 AM
State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C (SIPO) approved a new medicine patent “ Diuretic and Anti-inflammatory Pill ” as a herbal product to treat people with interstitial cystitis, according to Wuhan Dr.Lee’s TCM Clinic. This product has been applied to clinics many years and rapidly introduced into the population. This product now is available in …
Orange is not the New Black: Just Highly Allergenic for One Toddler
11/7/2014 10:03:49 AM
Many people don’t realize allergies and asthma go hand-in-hand, and about 90 percent of kids with asthma also have allergies. Even more important, when asthma is undiagnosed or poorly controlled, children are at risk for suffering difficult-to-treat allergic reactions to food. According to a study presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) …