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CES 2018 Draws a Diverse Array of Industry Visionaries and Leaders
CES 2018 Draws a Diverse Array of Industry Visionaries and Leaders
12/15/2017 10:59:24 AM
Top global CMO’s, network executives, senior U.S. government officials, television stars and former professional athletes will share their expertise, experience and insights as part of the dynamic and diverse CES 2018 conference program.
MSF: At Least 6,700 Rohingya Killed During Attacks in Myanmar
MSF: At Least 6,700 Rohingya Killed During Attacks in Myanmar
12/15/2017 10:47:21 AM
At least 9,000 members of the ethnic Rohingya minority died—most of them from violence— in Rakhine state, Myanmar, between August 25 and September 24,  according to surveys  conducted in refugee settlement camps in Bangladesh and released today by the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).
Yemen: Diphtheria Spreads as War and Blockade Leave Health System in Tatters
Yemen: Diphtheria Spreads as War and Blockade Leave Health System in Tatters
12/14/2017 1:25:15 PM
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is responding to a suspected outbreak of diphtheria in  Yemen, where the disease has reemerged as the country’s health system is weakened by ongoing war and a blockade on essential goods.
IBM and Blue Prism Deliver Digital Workforce Capabilities
IBM and Blue Prism Deliver Digital Workforce Capabilities
12/14/2017 12:45:20 PM
As businesses increasingly recognize the opportunity to increase productivity, improve customer experiences and deliver new products and services through intelligent automation, Blue Prism (AIM:  PRSM ) and IBM (NYSE:  IBM ) have joined forces to deliver a secure, scalable and easy-to-use Digital Workforce for enterprises worldwide, such as Walgreens.
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Causes Long-Term Damage in Mice
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Causes Long-Term Damage in Mice
12/14/2017 10:49:52 AM
A new  Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology  study in mice found that mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) can precipitate not only acute damage but also a lifelong degenerative process.
‘Gut feeling’ spurs doctor to re-examine evidence on urinary tract infections in patients with spinal cord injury
‘Gut feeling’ spurs doctor to re-examine evidence on urinary tract infections in patients with spinal cord injury
12/14/2017 2:27:47 AM
People with spinal cord injuries rely on catheters to empty their bladder. When a well-respected publication concluded that catheters could be reused without an increased risk of infection, it didn’t sit right with a Vancouver clinician and researcher.
Understanding the World of Emergency Medical Care
Understanding the World of Emergency Medical Care
12/13/2017 1:45:30 PM
Coming from a family that specializes in construction, Ken Barnett carves his own path by becoming an emergency medical technician (EMT) instead. In his book, Neck Deep, he shares his rich experience in the field of flight paramedics, giving readers a glimpse into the world of emergency personnel and their various sacrifices to save lives.
EMSL Analytical, Inc. Reaches 20 CDC ELITE Legionella Testing Laboratories in North America
EMSL Analytical, Inc. Reaches 20 CDC ELITE Legionella Testing Laboratories in North America
12/13/2017 8:08:52 AM
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is pleased to announce that it now has 20 CDC ELITE proficient  Legionella  laboratories within its network, which spans across the United States and Canada.
Unicel Wins Architectural Record’s Product of the Year Award for ViuLite® Blinds-within-Glass Product
Unicel Wins Architectural Record’s Product of the Year Award for ViuLite® Blinds-within-Glass Product
12/13/2017 7:00:00 AM
MONTREAL, CANADA – December 13, 2017 – Unicel Architectural, manufacturer of vision and daylight control solutions, today announced that its ViuLite® integrated blinds product has won an Architectural Record’s Products of the Year award.
Bangladesh moves to protect Rohingya children from diphtheria
Bangladesh moves to protect Rohingya children from diphtheria
12/13/2017 3:44:06 AM
The Government of Bangladesh, with the support of UNICEF, the World Health Organization and GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, launched  a vaccination campaign against diphtheria and other preventable diseases for all Rohingya children aged 6 weeks to 6 years living in 12 camps and temporary settlements near the Myanmar border.
The Hurt, Hope, and Healing in Adversity
The Hurt, Hope, and Healing in Adversity
12/12/2017 5:13:12 PM
Author Kathy Hardy knows about the highs and lows of raising a large family, with three children who suffer from chronic illnesses, alongside five healthy ones.
International Focus: Israel
International Focus: Israel
12/12/2017 1:51:10 PM
Israel, China Agree to Clean Agricultural Tech Agreement In an effort to boost the amount of clean energy and agricultural technology exported from Israel to China, China signed a $300 million trade agreement in September.
California Testing Laboratory Offers FREE Legionella Workshop to IAQ, Water, Healthcare, Environmental and Property Professionals
California Testing Laboratory Offers FREE Legionella Workshop to IAQ, Water, Healthcare, Environmental and Property Professionals
12/12/2017 9:04:52 AM
EMSL Analytical, Inc. and LA Testing invite environmental professionals, building science consultants, facility and property managers and health and safety professionals involved with  Legionella  issues to take part in the network’s one-day complimentary workshop in San Leandro, California.
Philips expands its Population Health Management business with the acquisition of VitalHealth
Philips expands its Population Health Management business with the acquisition of VitalHealth
12/11/2017 4:31:11 PM
Royal Philips  (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it has acquired VitalHealth, a leading provider of cloud-based population health management solutions for the delivery of personalized care outside of the hospital, for example, in regional care networks.
New assay may help predict which pancreatic lesions may become cancerous
New assay may help predict which pancreatic lesions may become cancerous
12/11/2017 1:42:40 PM
A  report  in  The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics  describes a new simple molecular test to detect chromosomal abnormalities—biomarkers known as telomere fusions—in pancreatic tumor specimens and pancreatic cyst fluids.
Tumors Heat Up: New method for more effective photothermal tumor therapy with infrared light
Tumors Heat Up: New method for more effective photothermal tumor therapy with infrared light
12/11/2017 1:38:59 PM
Nanorods made of bismuth sulfide kill tumor cells with heat when they are irradiated with near-infrared light (NIR). Chinese scientists are now making these weapons more powerful by remodeling the defect state of the nanorod crystal lattice by adding gold nanodots.
Serra Ventures Invests in Markit Medical
12/11/2017 10:24:52 AM
Champaign, IL - (May 10, 2017) – Markit Medical, the company that helps patients and referring providers identify affordable options for healthcare, has raised $900,000 in seed funding, including significant participation from Champaign, Illinois-based venture firm Serra Ventures.
Fujifilm Exhibits Latest Advancements in Image Enhanced Endoscopy and ESD At NYSGE 2017
Fujifilm Exhibits Latest Advancements in Image Enhanced Endoscopy and ESD At NYSGE 2017
12/11/2017 9:53:33 AM
(Booth #400) – FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc.,- Endoscopy, will feature its endoscopic imaging solutions at the 41st Annual New York Course of the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (NYSGE).
Aon’s hopes and fears for pension schemes in 2018
Aon’s hopes and fears for pension schemes in 2018
12/11/2017 3:12:13 AM
As the start of another year approaches, Aon plc (NSYE:AON) has looked at what might unfold for UK pension schemes and has outlined its hopes and fears for them in 2018.
Miami Testing Laboratory Adds CDC ELITE Certification for Legionella Testing
Miami Testing Laboratory Adds CDC ELITE Certification for Legionella Testing
12/8/2017 10:03:19 AM
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is proud to announce that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has certified EMSL’s Miami laboratory for  Legionella  testing through the CDC ELITE Program.