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Surveyed Top 50 Pharma and Biotech Companies Report Average Per-Patient Costs of $57,500 During Non-Adaptive Phase 1 Studies

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:28:00 EDT

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--(Marketwired - March 27, 2017) - Surveyed pharmaceutical, biotech, and device companies expend up to $120,000 per patient during Phase 1 non-adaptive studies, according to recent data published by business intelligence firm Cutting Edge Information. Comparing survey responses for Phase 1 adaptive design clinical trials shows that companies typically expect to spend no more than $80,000 per patient.




Immunotec Reports First Quarter Results

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:21:33 EDT

Sales in Mexico increased two-fold in local currency




ZYTO Announces New President of ZYTO Ireland, Ltd

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:26:49 EDT

LINDON, UT--(Marketwired - March 27, 2017) - ZYTO (OTC PINK: ZYTO) (OTC PINK: KAEN) announced today that George Wright has been named President of its recently formed subsidiary, ZYTO Ireland, Ltd. Mr. Wright previously served as Vice President of International Sales. The promotion reflects the growth of ZYTO outside of North America.




DIGX Proud to Be Growing and Extending a Helping Hand in Community Activities

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:15:00 EDT

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - Dig-it Underground, Inc. (OTC PINK: DIGX) announces today that the Company proudly promotes community activities while actively growing the Company.




CBIS Ramps Up Production and Releases More New Products to Meet the Substantial Requests From Self-Medicating Patients Across the Country as it Highlights Moonlight Cannabis as its Newest Spotlight Dispensary for the Month of April 2017

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:40:40 EDT

CBIS Sets the Stage to Meet the Increasing Consumer Demand With Even More Medicinal Products for its Nationwide Observational and Clinical Studies




Nutritional High Announces Closing of Oregon Property Acquisition and an Update on Licensing

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:57:27 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 27, 2017) - Nutritional High International Inc. (the "Company" or "Nutritional High") (CSE:EAT)(CSE:EAT.CN)(OTCQB:SPLIF)(FRANKFURT:2NU) is pleased to announce that is has closed an acquisition of a real estate property in The City of La Pine located in Deschutes County, Oregon where the Company intends to extract cannabis oil, and manufacture cannabis infused products. The Company is in the advanced stages of an application process to manufacture cannabis concentrates and edibles with Oregon Liquor Control Commission ("OLCC") in relation to the property.




Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide and InTouchMD Announce Partnership

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:33:39 EDT

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) -  Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (www.ogilvychww.com), the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (www.ogilvy.com) and a WPP Health & Wellness company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (www.wpp.com), today announced the creation of a formal partnership with InTouchMD (www.intouchmd.com), a leading healthcare marketing and solutions company.




Advantis Corp. Expands Product and Distribution Channels

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:00 EDT

NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - ADVANTIS CORPORATION (OTC PINK: ADVT) is partnering with a new cooperative group that is licensed to operate in San Diego. The cooperative, who will be carrying various expanded Advantis product lines, is a technology based delivery service that delivers medical marijuana to its members anywhere in the city within two hours.




Plandai Biotechnology Names Callum Cottrell-Duffield as New Chief Operating Officer

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL) ("Plandaí" or "the Company"), producer of the highly bioavailable Phytofare® Catechin Complex, today announced that Callum Cottrell-Duffield has been named President and Chief Operating Officer, replacing the Company's founder, Roger Baylis-Duffield, who will remain Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Cottrell-Duffield has been serving as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.




Protext Mobility Announces Acquisition of Cannabis Biosciences Inc.

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - Protext Mobility, Inc. (OTC PINK: TXTM) ("Protext" or "the Company"), a biotech company engaged in the development of pharmaceutical applications for the highly bioavailable Phytofare® catechin complex, today announced its acquisition of Cannabis Biosciences Inc. from Plandaí Biotechnology Inc. Under the terms of the transaction, Protext acquired 100% of the capital stock of Cannabis Biosciences in exchange for 50 million shares of its common stock. Plandaí has indicated that the shares acquired from Protext will be distributed to Plandaí shareholders as a stock dividend. Protext will now operate its two wholly owned subsidiaries as independent operating businesses. The new business unit, Cannabis Biosciences, will focus on developing cannabis extracts under legal government licenses and permits which the Company is currently pursuing. Plandaí Biotechnology South Africa, the other business unit, is engaged in the research and clinical testing of "bioceutical" products -- all natural ingredients formulated for pharmaceutical applications and processed under pharma-grade conditions. The Company has the exclusive worldwide license to develop pharmaceutical applications and products using the Phytofare® catechin complex produced from green tea grown on the Senteeko estate.




Diet Doc Patients Lose Weight Fast With Custom Paleo Diet And Effective Emotional Eating Medication

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 01:00:00 EDT

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - March 27, 2017) - Almost 80 million Americans are obese, with many more overweight. Fighting issues like type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, these individuals are suffering from poor lifestyle choices and unhealthy diets. Excessive weight gain often results from inactive lifestyles and extreme food dependence, or food addiction, which makes it nearly impossible for people to avoid certain types of food despite the health risks. It is not at all uncommon for people to lose control and excessively consume tasty but fattening foods like sweets and processed snacks. In many cases, emotional eating is part of the equation as well. Emotional eating involves eating unhealthy snacks or too much food when one is emotionally stressed or challenged. Excessive hunger between meals and uncontrollable cravings for unhealthy food are also common. These prevalent issues make maintaining a reliable and healthy diet quite challenging.




Nutritional High Clarifies Colorado Sales Update

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:42:05 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 24, 2017) - Nutritional High International Inc. (the "Company" or "Nutritional High") (CSE:EAT)(CSE:EAT.CN)(OTCQB:SPLIF)(FRANKFURT:2NU) wishes to clarify the Colorado sales update press release made on March 17, 2017.




NSAV Announces 2.5 Billion Share Reduction

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:31:40 EDT

CRESCO, PA--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2017) - Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTC: NSAV) announced today that the Company has approved a 2.5 billion reduction of its authorized shares. The Company took this action after lengthy consultation with its attorneys, investment bankers and advisers, in order to ensure that the amount of the share reduction benefits all NSAV shareholders, while still allowing the Company to grow and make acquisitions. The Company wants to reassure all of its shareholders that no substantial dilution of its shares has taken place or will take place and that NSAV is not planning or even considering a reverse split of its shares.




Social Work Leaders Advocate Effective, Accessible Healthcare

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:30:00 EDT

Allsup celebrates National Social Work Month with Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care




NetworkNewsWire Announces Publication of Discussion on the Potential of Immunotherapies for Cancer Treatment

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2017) - NetworkNewsWire ("NNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring TapImmune, Inc. (NASDAQ: TPIV), an NNW client focused on leading the field of oncology with its next-generation T-cell vaccines and novel immunotherapy platforms.




HempLife Today to Premiere New 24 Hour Interactive Customer Support Phone System Developed to Improve Customer Support, Customer Satisfaction, and Increase Sales Volume

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:30:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2017) - Ubiquitech Software Corp. (OTC PINK: UBQU), through its operating subsidiary HempLife TodayT, is announcing the development and implementation of its new IVR (Interactive Voice Response), 24 hour toll-free customer support phone system, developed to improve customer support, customer satisfaction, and increase sales volume.




Medigus Announces $7.5 Million Public Offering

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:26:11 EDT

OMER, ISRAEL--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2017) -  Medigus Ltd. (NASDAQ: MDGS) (TASE: MDGS), a medical device company developing minimally invasive endosurgical tools and a leader in direct visualization technology, today announced the pricing of a best efforts public offering of 979,714 Class A Units at a purchase price per unit of $3.50 and of 1,163,144 Class B Units at an effective purchase price per unit of $3.50. Each Class A unit consists of (i) one American Depositary Share, or ADS, and (ii) one Series A warrant to purchase one ADS, and each Class B unit consists of (i) one pre-funded warrant to purchase one ADS, and (ii) one Series A warrant to purchase one ADS. The offering is expected to result in gross proceeds to the company of approximately $7.5 million.




Diet Doc Addresses Mama June Shannon's Struggles With Emotional Eating and its Effects on Weight Gain

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 01:00:00 EDT

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - March 24, 2017) - Mama June Shannon from TLC's Here Comes Honey Boo Boo has recently been in the news due to her startling weight loss. Her role on the show often featured her excessive and sometimes extreme eating habits mainly due to what she admitted to be emotional eating. Though Mama June ended up undergoing gastric bypass surgery as well as a few cosmetic procedures to foster weight loss progress, Diet Doc Medical Weight Loss urges individuals who struggle with weight loss to understand that emotional eating is a very valid and common weight loss obstacle. Emotional eating due to stress, anxiety and depressive disorders account for increased incidences on binge eating and lack of portion control. Food is a great way for may people to soothe themselves but fortunately, emotional eating habits can be tackled with solid diet planning and pharmacy-grade medications that can help to balance out one's emotions and minimize the instances of binge eating.




HCi Viocare Ships its 4th Generation Athletic Smart Insole

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:00:00 EDT

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) - HCi Viocare (OTCQB: VICA) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary HCi Viocare Technologies, the company behind the revolutionary sensing technology FlexisenseT,  has started shipping its 4th Generation Athletic Smart insoles to the sports shoes manufacturers with whom the company is in discussions.




SNS FiRe Conference Names ElpisEremo a 2017 FiReStarter Company

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:13:20 EDT

Global thought leaders converge this October to address some of the world's greatest challenges




True Nature Expands Advisory Board, Appoints Investment Professional With Medical Clinic and Emerging CBD Marketplace Knowledge Base in Hispanic Markets

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:36:31 EDT

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) -  True Nature Holding, Inc. (OTCQB: TNTY) (the "Company") announced today that it has expanded its non-executive Advisory Board with the addition of Mr. Leo Smith, who is based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Mr. Smith has extensive experience in rapid growth situations, in both public and private companies, and most recently has invested in both medical clinics and the emerging marijuana area. His experience extends past the US marketplaces, into the South American economies, and has a pulse on the expanding Hispanic communities in the US as well.




AlumiFuel Reports Preliminary Revenue Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2016

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:38:02 EDT

CENTENNIAL, CO--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) - AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTC PINK: AFPW) ("AlumiFuel" or the "Company") today announced preliminary revenue results for the fourth quarter of 2016.




Dr. Brita Hansen joins LogicStream Health as Chief Medical Officer

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EDT

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) - LogicStream Health, Inc. is pleased to announce Dr. Brita Hansen is the company's new Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Hansen comes to LogicStream from Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), where she served as Chief Health Information Officer. Prior to her role as CHIO, Dr. Hansen spent many years in quality improvement as the Medical Director of Inpatient Quality and Informatics at HCMC. She is also an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine.




Dr. Brita Hansen joins LogicStream Health as Chief Medical Officer

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EDT

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) -  LogicStream Health, Inc. is pleased to announce Dr. Brita Hansen is the company's new Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Hansen comes to LogicStream from Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), where she served as Chief Health Information Officer. Prior to her role as CHIO, Dr. Hansen spent many years in quality improvement as the Medical Director of Inpatient Quality and Informatics at HCMC. She is also an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine.




South American Gold Corp Appoints New EVP and CFO

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:46:02 EDT

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2017) - South American Gold Corp (OTC PINK: SAGD) is proud to announce the appointment of its new Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer.




How the U.S. Keeps Herbal Dietary Supplements Safe

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:44:28 EDT

SILVER SPRING, MD--(Marketwired - March 23, 2017) - Every year, nearly 200 million of America's healthiest people use dietary supplements to support and maintain their health and wellbeing. The overall safety and efficacy of supplements sold in the U.S. is ensured through a strong and complex framework of federal regulations, industry-adopted best practices, and the inherent safety of ingredients used in supplement.




Brazilian Butt Lift: Jacksonville Plastic Surgeons Explain the Benefits of Buttock Augmentation

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:01:00 EDT

Doctors with Florida Plastic Surgery Group say the Brazilian Butt Lift can help patients enhance fullness and contour to the buttocks without the need for implants




The Arbor Company Debuts Website Video

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:00:00 EDT

Animated Short Details the Benefits of Moving to a Senior Living Community




AFPA Publishes Guide to Online Personal Training Businesses

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 01:00:00 EDT

Leader in Fitness Certification Programs Offers Advice for Trainers Looking to Expand Their Reach




Diet Doc's Team Tackles Metabolic Syndrome With Strategic Meal Planning and Health Assessments

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 01:00:00 EDT

DETROIT, MI--(Marketwired - March 23, 2017) - Metabolic syndrome is defined by a combination of poor health factors which include, high blood pressure, high abdominal fat, uncontrolled blood sugar and high cholesterol. Unfortunately, incidences of metabolic syndrome are rising in the U.S. due to sedentary lifestyles, lack of physical activity, over consumption of snacks and other processed foods and elevated levels of stress. Tobacco and alcohol use also contributes to this growing problem. The telltale sign of metabolic syndrome is consistent weight gain or great difficulty when trying to lose weight. Usually, metabolic syndrome be the end result of a long period of having a slow-functioning metabolism that may never have been addressed.




Immunotec conclut une entente afin d'être acquise

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:32:45 EDT

VAUDREUIL-DORION, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 22 mars 2017) - Immunotec Inc. (TSX CROISSANCE:IMM) (« Immunotec » ou la « société ») a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'elle avait conclu une convention définitive (la « convention d'arrangement ») avec 1111267 B.C. ltée, une filiale d'Immuno Holding S.A. de C.V. (« Immuno Holding ») aux termes de laquelle Immuno Holding devrait acquérir la totalité des actions ordinaires émises et en circulation de la société (les « actions ») en échange d'une contrepartie au comptant de 0,485 $ par action (l'« opération »). La contrepartie représente une prime de 22,8 % par rapport au cours de clôture des actions à la Bourse de croissance TSX (la « Bourse ») le 21 mars 2017 et de 22.4 % par rapport au cours moyen pondéré en fonction du volume des actions à la Bourse pendant la période de 20 jours se terminant le 21 mars 2017.




Immunotec Enters Into Agreement to Be Acquired

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:25:45 EDT

VAUDREUIL-DORION, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - Immunotec Inc. (TSX VENTURE:IMM) ("Immunotec" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the "Arrangement Agreement") with 1111267 B.C. Ltd., a subsidiary of Immuno Holding S.A. de C.V. ("Immuno Holding"), pursuant to which Immuno Holding is expected to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Company ("Shares") for a cash consideration of $0.485 per Share (the "Transaction"). The consideration represents a premium of 22.8% to the closing price of the Shares on the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange") on March 21, 2017 and of 22.4% to the volume weighted average trading price of the Shares on the Exchange for the 20-day period ending on March 21, 2017.




skinnypasta(TM) SUPERFOOD TEFF Pastas Win Product of the Year Canada Award

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:50:39 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - Gabriella's Kitchen is pleased to announce that, following a nation-wide consumer vote, skinnypastaT SUPERFOOD TEFF fresh pastas have been voted winner in the pasta category of the 2017 Product of the Year Canada awards. The Product of the Year awards are designed to help consumers identify the best products in their market and to reward manufacturers for quality and innovation.




NRPA and Walk with a Doc Partner to Increase Physical Activity Across America

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 EDT

New partnership includes healthcare providers in eight U.S. cities




MTBC to Announce 2016 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on March 31, 2017

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:46:07 EDT

SOMERSET, NJ--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - MTBC (NASDAQ: MTBC) (NASDAQ: MTBCP), a leading provider of proprietary, web-based electronic health records, practice management and mHealth solutions, today announced that the company will release financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016 before the market opens on Friday, March 31, 2017. MTBC will hold a conference call for investors on March 31 at 8:30 a.m. EDT during which management will review highlights from the company's fourth quarter and full year 2016 results, its business outlook and other matters.




Viveve Announces Closing of Public Offering of Shares of Common Stock

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:00:00 EDT

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - Viveve Medical, Inc. ("Viveve") (NASDAQ: VIVE), a medical technology company focused on women's health, today announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 8,625,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $4.00 per share, including shares of common stock issued upon the full exercise by the underwriters of their option to purchase additional shares. Viveve estimates net proceeds from the offering will be approximately $31.7 million, after deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses.




Cyrex Laboratories Unveils Array 22 in Canada for Unprecedented Accuracy in Assessing SIBO

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:30:00 EDT

New Serum Test Identifies Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) to Help Treat Patients Suffering from Irritable Bowels, Malabsorption, Fatigue and More




Cyrex Laboratories Unveils Array 22 for Unprecedented Accuracy in Assessing SIBO

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EDT

New Serum Test Identifies Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) to Help Treat Patients Suffering from Irritable Bowels, Malabsorption, Fatigue and More




TissueGen Featured in Nature.com Webcast on Innovations in Drug Delivery Technology

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EDT

TissueGen's ELUTE Fiber Provides Controlled Sustained Delivery of Sensitive Drugs Enabling Nerve Regeneration and Tissue Engineering




Amazonas Florestal Ltd. Announces The Company Has Inaugurated New Headquarters In The Brickell Financial District in Miami and That Its Subsidiary Amazon Hemp Ltd. Will Be Planting One Month Ahead of Schedule

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:51:40 EDT

Company Opens New Headquarters and Gets Set to Plant 100 Acres of Industrial CBD Hemp One Month in Advance




AXIM Signs CRO Deal with Ophthalmology Trials -- SECFilings.com

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:00:00 EDT

REDONDO BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - SECFilings.com, a leading financial news and information portal offering free real-time public company filing alerts, announces the publication of an article discussing AXIM® Biotechnologies Inc.'s (OTCQB: AXIM) recent engagement of a contract research organization -- or CRO -- to advance the development of its ophthalmology franchise.




Advantis Corp. To Introduce New Line of Concentrate-Infused Products, CEO to Be Interviewed on Small Cap Voice

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:00:00 EDT

NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - ADVANTIS CORPORATION (OTC PINK: ADVT) is introducing a new line of premium concentrate-infused products that it will make available through its existing business partners, before kicking off a new marketing campaign. Advantis CEO, Christopher Swartz will comment further on this product line along with providing a future outlook and shareholder update on Small Cap Voice next week.




Wanderport Corporation Launches Online Retailing of Premium Hemp Coffee Blends on Amazon

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

SANTA MONICA, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) -  Wanderport Corporation (OTC: WDRP) is pleased to announce the Company has commenced product sales and distribution on Amazon.com, the largest Internet-based retailer in the world by total sales and market capitalization.




NEMUS Bioscience and the University of Mississippi Announce Significant Anti-MRSA Synergy Data Utilizing Proprietary Cannabinoid-Based Anti-Infective Platforms

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - NEMUS Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: NMUS) and the company's discovery and research partner, the University of Mississippi (UM), today announced that bactericidal synergy was achieved against multiple species of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) utilizing a proprietary cannabinoid-based therapeutic platform. MRSA species tested included community acquired- (CA-MRSA), healthcare-acquired- (HA-MRSA), and mupirocin-resistant (MR-MRSA) strains of MRSA. 




Sipp Industries Forms Distribution Partnership with Wanderport Corporation to Supply Premium Bulk Hemp Seed and Oil

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - Sipp Industries, Inc. (OTC: SIPC), a multifaceted corporation specializing in technology, manufacturing, and distribution of commercial and consumer products, is pleased to announce that upon exploration of their complementary synergies, a partnership was established to supply premium bulk hemp seed and oil for Wanderport's (OTC: WDRP) growing selection of consumer hemp based products and premium CBD and hemp coffee line.




National Brain Tumor Society Launches New Brain Tumor-Specific Clinical Trial Finder

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

New tool will make it easier for brain tumor patients to find up-to-date information on clinical trials, enabling patients to better engage with medical research and make more informed decisions about their own treatment options in the era of precision medicine




Marijuana Company of America Continues National Expansion with Production Permit in Adelanto, California

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

BONSALL, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA ("MCOA" or the "Company") (OTC PINK: MCOA), an innovative cannabis and hemp marketing and distribution company, is pleased to announce that it has completed due diligence and entered into a binding joint venture agreement with GateC Research, Inc. ("GCR") for the purpose of engaging in the cultivation of legal marijuana in Adelanto, California.




MJTV Develops Two More Essential Oil Alchemys To Add On To The VOLUPTAS Project LUNA Line

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

WHIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - Michael James Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: MJTV), is pleased to report that the company has developed two more essential oil alchemy products and is in the final test marketing for both products. This will bring MJTV essential oil product line to 3 with an additional two more essential oil mixtures to come in the near future bringing the total to 5.




Vaxil Secures Collaboration with Clalit Meir Medical Center for its Lead Product

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Collaboration to test MUC1-SP immune therapy using clinical samples from multiple cancer types




AntriaBio Appoints Two Pharmaceutical Executives to its Board of Directors

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

LOUISVILLE, CO--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - AntriaBio, Inc. ("AntriaBio or the "Company") (OTCQB: ANTB), a biopharmaceutical growth company specializing in the development of innovative drug therapies for patients with diabetes and metabolic diseases, announced today the appointment of Tae Hoon Kim and Samir R. Patel, M.D. to its Board of Directors. Mr. Kim and Dr. Patel join AntriaBio's Board as the Company prepares to conduct the first-in-human clinical study for its lead product candidate, AB101, a once-weekly basal insulin in development for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.




A1 Group, Inc. Signs North American Licensing and Distribution Agreement with TREC Beverages, Inc.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:35:03 EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - A1 Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: AWON) is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive North American licensing and distribution agreement with TREC Beverages, Inc. ("TREC Beverages"). TREC Beverages' core portfolio beverage item is the "Slow Cow®" Mind CoolerT. Slow Cow, owned by Boisson Slow Cow, Inc., is currently distributing and developing its products in 20 countries throughout the world. With their award-winning 100% natural infused sparkling water designed to help relax your mind and body, sharpen your mental focus, all without causing drowsiness.




Immunotec Provides an Update on Taxation Matters in Mexico

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:29:03 EDT

VAUDREUIL-DORION, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - Immunotec Inc. (TSX VENTURE:IMM), a direct-to-consumer company and a leader in the nutritional industry (the "Company" or "Immunotec"), announced today that it has received a ruling from the Mexican Tax Administration Services (MTAS) confirming that its Immunocal MX and Immunocal Platinum products should be classified for importation purposes in HTS code 2106.10.99, the code originally used by the Company prior to August 2013. This milestone is a positive step towards the resolution of the importation audit matters described in Note 28(ii) of the Company's most recent financial statements.




IntelGenx to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on March 28, 2017 - Conference Call to Follow

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:30:00 EDT

SAINT-LAURENT, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - IntelGenx Technologies Corp., (TSX VENTURE:IGX)(OTCQX:IGXT), today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results after market close on March 28, 2017.




PCORI Board Approves $34 Million to Support Patient-Centered Comparative Clinical Effectiveness Research

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:00:00 EDT

Awards include research on treatment for opioid misuse, traumatic brain injury, and torn rotator cuff




Castle Connolly Medical Names Saratoga Springs Plastic Surgeon "Top Doctor" in NY Metro Area

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:07:34 EDT

Dr. Steven Yarinsky is recognized as a "Top Doctor" in the Albany, Capital District, and New York metropolitan area by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. for the fourth consecutive year




LogixHealth Publishes Physician-Focused Intelligence Briefing: 2017 Emergency Department Physician Update

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:00:00 EDT

BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - LogixHealth, a leading provider of internet and software enabled coding, billing, analytics and management services for hospital and physician practices nationwide, provides services for millions of Emergency Department (ED) visits nationwide, and has analyzed the implications of the Medicare 2017 Physician Fee Schedule and published its newest physician-focused Intelligence Briefing: 2017 Emergency Department Physician Update.




Average Cost of Training New Medical Information Call Center Agents Tops $16,000

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:22:00 EDT

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - The most successful pharmaceutical companies allocate an average $16,900 annually per new call center agent, according to a business intelligence study by life sciences research firm Cutting Edge Information.




NSAV Announces Major Reduction of Authorized Shares

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:16:21 EDT

CRESCO, PA--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTC: NSAV) announced today that the Company has approved a major reduction of its authorized shares. The exact amount of the decrease will finalized in the coming days and will be publicly disclosed in a comprehensive press release within a week. The Company will be consulting with its attorneys, investment bankers and advisers, in order to ensure that the amount of the share reduction benefits all NSAV shareholders, while still allowing the Company to grow and make acquisitions. The current management of NSAV had planned a major reduction of its authorized shares, which was increased by the former management in July 2015. The Company decided to take this action and make this announcement earlier than planned in response to numerous shareholder inquiries, in which the NSAV shareholders were afraid of an immediate and substantial dilution of it shares. The Company wants to reassure all of its shareholders that no substantial dilution of its shares has taken place or will take place.




Las Vegas Plastic Surgeons Contrast and Compare Fraxel Re:Pair and DUAL 1550/1927

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:01:00 EDT

To provide patients with a helpful resource, Dr. W. Tracy Hankins and Dr. Samuel M. Sohn discuss the differences between Fraxel re:pair and Fraxel DUAL 1550/1927, two popular laser skin resurfacing techniques




South American Gold Corp. Announces Launch of PotCircles Social Network

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:35:10 EDT

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - PotCircles is a product of South American Gold Corp. (OTC PINK: SAGD). PotCircles has launched its awareness campaign for the launch of its cannabis dedicated social network. This all-new social network is focused on the individuals within the cannabis community, compassion for these individuals and their lifestyles, and knowledge of the effects, benefits, and laws surrounding cannabis. This network looks to make a difference and differentiate itself from other social networks by not only celebrating a lifestyle but also becoming a platform for serious issues surrounding cannabis.




Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTC PINK: FRLF) Makes Sharp Inroads To Increase Revenue Through Exclusive Distribution Contracts And Newly Developed Proprietary Skin Care And Breathable Vapor Product lines

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:33:52 EDT

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) -  Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTC PINK: FRLF) recently announced in an 8-K an important contract with NuAxon BioScience, Inc. out of Indiana, USA to be the EXCLUSIVE DISTRIBUTOR for their large capacity super critical CO2 extraction units: a product line with Extractors from $210,000 to $3 million. Freedom Leaf has exclusive distribution rights worldwide excluding India and is actively building a rep network worldwide with qualified equipment sales applicants. 




InCrowd's Janet Kosloff Named a Boston SmartCEO 2017 Future 50 Award Winner

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:30:00 EDT

Among 60 Greater Boston companies to be recognized for fast growth, made possible by InCrowd's real-time market intelligence platform




NeutriSci Announces Launch of New Ambassador Direct Sales Channel

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - NeutriSci International Inc. (the "Company" or "NeutriSci") (TSX VENTURE: NU) (OTCQB: NRXCF) (FRANKFURT: 1N9) the innovator and pioneer behind neuenergy®, is pleased to announce the launch of its ambassador marketing program for neuenergy®.




Dr. Terry Fulmer of The John A. Hartford Foundation Receives Rosalie S. Wolf Award for Work in Preventing Elder Abuse

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Lifelong Champion for Older Adults Recognized as Winner of the 2017 Rosalie S. Wolf Award by the National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (NCPEA)




ICTV Brands Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on March 28, 2017

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Business update conference call will be held on Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 4:30pm ET




Delivra Signs Exclusive Licensing Deal with Dosecann for Cannabis Oil Formulations in Metered Dose Formats

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - Delivra Corp. (TSX VENTURE: DVA) ("Delivra" or the "Company"), Dosecann Inc. ("Dosecann") and ARA-Avanti Rx Analytics Inc. ("Avanti") announced today a strategic partnership to develop a unique suite of standardized products for the medical cannabis research, development, and commercialization markets.




Wild Water: New report confirms climate change poses grave threat to millions without clean water

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:37:00 EDT

Ahead of World Water Day, WaterAid released today its 2017 State of the World's Water report, warning that extreme weather events relating to climate change could make it even harder for people living in poverty to access clean water -- especially women




Ipsos/Amino Poll: 63% of Americans Think a Large Medical Bill That They Can't Afford is Worse Than or Equal to a Serious Illness

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - Amino, a healthcare transparency company, today released the results of a poll conducted by global market research firm Ipsos that identifies Americans' sentiments and behaviors around rising healthcare costs in today's current economic and political climate.




La Société Hydropothecary fait Son entrée à la Bourse de croissance TSX

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EDT

GATINEAU, QC --(Marketwired - 21 mars 2017) - Hydropothecary (TSX CROISSANCE: THCX) (" THC " ou l'" Entreprise ") est fière d'annoncer qu'elle fera son entrée à la Bourse de croissance TSX sous le symbole THCX lors de l'ouverture des marchés le mardi 21 mars 2017.




The Hydropothecary Corporation to Begin Trading on the TSX Venture Exchange

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EDT

GATINEAU, QC--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - The Hydropothecary Corporation (TSX VENTURE: THCX) ("THC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange, symbol THCX, when the market opens on Tuesday, March 21, 2017.

"Today, we are making history. As Quebec's first and only licensed producer of medical marijuana, Hydropothecary will be publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange for the first time," said Sebastien St-Louis, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer.




Rich Pharmaceuticals to Launch CannCodex, marking its entry into Medicinal Cannabis Industry

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 02:26:55 EDT

BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - Rich Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC PINK: RCHA) ("Rich" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative therapies in oncology, announced today that it has reached agreement with I Tech Health Corp. to form a subsidiary and launch CannCodex to serve the Medicinal Cannabis industry as well as provide data and services to pharmaceutical companies worldwide.




The 800-Calorie Diet Trend Should Only be Practiced Under Strict Medical Supervision, According to Dr. Nishant Rao

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 01:00:00 EDT

NEW ORLEANS, LA--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - The intention of the latest 800-Calorie Diet trend is to create caloric deficits for rapid weight loss results. For the average dieter, this could mean cutting down their caloric intake by 1000 or more calories each day. Ideally, the plan is only recommended for those who fall into the obesity category, but this hasn't prevented many who are overweight, or just needing to lose a few extra pounds from attempting the diet. The 800-Calorie diet itself has no specific regimen to follow, being that the only requirement is that one remains with in those caloric restraints. While the consumption of vegetables and fruits are recommended on the diet, there are no specific guidelines, which lead many to skimp on nutrition in order to focus on calories alone. According to health professionals, this diet falls under the very low calorie diet category.




Dr. Rao Explains that the Beyond Diet May Not Take Caloric Deficits into Account for Expedient Weight Loss

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 01:00:00 EDT

SIOUX FALLS, SD--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - The Beyond Diet looks to promote clean eating and avoidance of certain foods that hinder metabolic function. It is essentially, another re-hash of basic healthy eating principles based on the premise that eliminating five of the following foods: orange juice, soy milk, artificial sweetener, wheat bread and pasta will recharge the metabolism. Dr. Nishant Rao - Medical Director of Diet Doc explains that, "While this may be true for some, it certainly doesn't apply to everyone with weight management challenges, nor does the Beyond Diet offer anything particularly unique. It simply removes obviously unhealthy food and replaces it with healthier options."