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Shema Kolainu's Workshop: Working Together As A Team

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:33:27 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - Shema Kolainu - Hear Our Voices, the School and Center for autism an educational organization dedicated to the support and education of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) held its 8th free autism workshop at Pennsylvania Hotel in New York City on Tuesday. April's workshop focused on how to conduct basic functional analysis to assess the function of behaviors in multiple settings and include the special needs child in family outings. As usual, Autistics, their families; and therapists, professors, and other health care professionals were present in our Tuesday's program.




Konica Minolta Supports Breast Tomosynthesis Education at 2017 SBI/ACR Pre-Conference DBT Workshop with Exa(TM) Mammo

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:16:21 EDT

WAYNE, NJ--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc. displayed its commitment to Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) education as a sponsor of this year's Pre-Conference DBT Workshop at the 2017 SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium from April 6-9 in Los Angeles, CA. The workshop provided eight hours of initial training in DBT as required by the FDA and attendees had the opportunity to review and report cases on individual DBT workstations, such as Konica Minolta's ExaT Mammo.




NSAV Medical Cannabis Company Announces Launch of New Corporate Website

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:12:42 EDT

CRESCO, PA--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) -  Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTC: NSAV) announced today that the Company has officially launched its new corporate website, which is now available at http://netsavlink.com




With Continuing Expansion in Global Enterprise Demand for its Security Risk Management Services, Hillard Heintze Recruits Jay Grund as New Senior Director

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:01:27 EDT

As a Healthcare Risk Management Expert and a 25-Year Veteran of the U.S. Secret Service, Grund to Serve as a Senior Client Advisor on Major Enterprise Initiatives




Six-Figure Donation from PetSmart Charities of Canada to Bring the Healing Power of Pet Therapy to More Patients at BC Children's Hospital

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - When it comes to bringing a smile to the face of a sick child, few things are as effective as the wet nose and wagging tail of an adorable dog. Thanks to a $200,000 grant from PetSmart Charities of Canada, more patients at BC Children's Hospital will soon have access to the highly sought-after healing power of pet therapy. The donation, which will be paid over three years, is designed to expand and enhance the Dog Visitation Program at BC Children's Hospital.




Ontario Legislative Assembly Proclaims "Ontario Dentist Day"

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:28:56 EDT

All-party collaboration recognizes the great work dentists do in Ontario




TEC Edmonton announces finalists for 15th VenturePrize awards

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:00:00 EDT

EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - For the 15th year, Alberta-based technology companies will compete for top prizes with a combined value of over $150,000 at the VenturePrize awards celebration on May 4, 2017. TEC Edmonton announced Tuesday the finalists for the Fast Growth, DynaLIFE Health, and TELUS ICT competition streams, which include some of the most promising companies from Alberta with a technology-based venture.




Streetwise Reports Examines How AudioEye Is Making the Internet Accessible to All

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:27:35 EDT

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - AudioEye Inc.'s (OTCQB: AEYE) innovative technology, which makes the internet available to people with disabilities, has led to rapid growth for the company.




Blue Diamond Ventures Inc. Outlines Operational Strategies for 2017

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:15:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) - Blue Diamond Ventures Inc. (OTC PINK: BLDV) recently changed their fiscal year-end to December 31 from June 30 to match the schedule of the operating business units. "One year ago, we initiated a collaborative partnering strategy across all of our businesses," says Joshua B. Alper CEO of Blue Diamond Ventures Inc., who has just finished his first year in the CEO role. "The fiscal change gives me a chance to do another year-end review," says Alper. "Although our numbers are public, it helps to review previous news, provide updates, and clarify a few things."




Finalists for Ninth Annual Vodafone Americas Foundation Wireless Innovation Project Revealed

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EDT

Eight finalists with potential life-changing connected innovations competing to win a total of $600,000 in prize money




OncBioMune, AqVida Partner for Commercializing Cancer and Other Generic Drugs in Mexico

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:37:09 EDT

Companies Negotiating Joint Venture for Clinical Development of ProscaVax for Prostate Cancer in Europe




VUCA Health Named One of 10 Most Promising Healthcare Communication Solution Providers for 2017

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:30:00 EDT

LAKE MARY, FL--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) - VUCA Health has been recognized by Healthcare Tech Outlook as one of the 10 Most Promising Healthcare Communication Solution Providers for 2017. Featured in a special edition of the magazine, VUCA was selected for its ability to provide technology solutions which enable more streamlined communications that are faster and use fewer resources, while keeping costs at a minimum.




CFN Media Exclusive Video: See How a Grower Produces Consistent Top Quality MMJ

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:15:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CFN Media", CannabisFN"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to the North American cannabis industry, today announced the release of a three-part video series focused on the work of Ryan Aubin, founder of Central Maine Flower, a medical marijuana caregiver service located in Bangor, Maine. Ryan uses Heliospectra AB's (OTCQB: HLSPY) powerful, energy-efficient LED broad-spectrum lighting solutions. Heliospectra is a leader in intelligent lighting technology for greenhouses and controlled plant growth environments. The company's holistic and flexible lighting solutions consistently increase yields while producing crops that achieve quality appearance, superior nutritional or medicinal value, and longer shelf life.




DirectTrust Continues Steady Growth in Number of Direct Exchange Users, Addresses and Transactions during First Quarter

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:15:00 EDT

Six new members join DirectTrust since January 1




Titan Medical Issued U.S. Patent Related to SPORT Surgical System Robotic Instruments

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:03:12 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - Titan Medical Inc. (TSX: TMD) (OTCQX: TITXF), a medical device company focused on the design, development and commercialization of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery (MIS), announces the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 9,629,688 titled "Actuator and Drive for Manipulating a Tool," which covers the Company's unique robotic surgical instruments and in particular the novel interface and drive mechanism.




Emerald Health Oversubscribed Offering to Finance Expansion -- CFN Media

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CFN Media"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced publication of an article covering Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc.'s (TSX VENTURE: EMH) recent public offering and its progress in expanding its operations.




National Brain Tumor Society Calls for Increased Support and Teamwork During Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2017

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, today announced its theme and plans for Brain Tumor Awareness Month (BTAM) 2017 to catalyze public interest and support for the brain tumor cause.




LockPath and SailPoint Partner to Increase Security Risk Visibility

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

Partnership Aimed at Strengthening Compliance Programs




Plandai Biotechnology Gains Credibility with NutriBullet Deal

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - Plandaí Biotechnology (OTCQB: PLPL) expects Capital Brands, LLC, the developer, marketer, and distributor of both the wildly popular NutriBullet and NutriBullet SuperFoods, to launch its reformulated product, SuperFood Fat Burning Boost®, next month. SuperFood Fat Burning Boost® is being reformulated to include Plandaí's Phytofare® Catechin Complex. This is a landmark moment for a company like Plandaí Biotechnology that has just recently moved from solely a research and development company to focusing more on sales and marketing of its Phytofare® product.




Avadim Technologies Partners with Nexion Health to Utilize Theraworx(R) in all Facilities

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

ASHEVILLE, NC--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - Avadim Technologies Inc. ("Avadim"), the Bionome TherapiesT life sciences company, today announced that Nexion Health, Inc., a leader in nursing and rehabilitation services, has begun chain-wide adoption of Theraworx® topical bionome therapies and patented protocols as a result of its successful clinical trial in high-risk residents. Through its microbiome compliant approach, Theraworx® is engineered to restore the skin's ecosystem which proactively defends against infection and improves neuromuscular health -- dramatically enhancing the quality of life for a lifetime.




The Sequoia Project Celebrates Five Years with Significant Growth in Enabling Seamless, Nationwide Health Data Exchange

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:57:29 EDT

Growth Marked by Increases in Participation, Number of Health Records Exchanged and Connectivity Expansion in All 50 States




DSS Plastics Group to Exhibit Secure Plastic Card Product Line at 15th Annual RFID Journal Live! Conference

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT

DSS Plastics to partner with Alien Technology at the Las Vegas event from May 9-11th




Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces Execution Of 5 Year Operational Agreement And Equity Interest In 25,000 Sq. Ft. Cultivation Facility In Puerto Rico And Funding Terms From Investment Firm For Up To $3,000,000 For Operations and Future Acquisitions

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2017) - Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) today announced that the Company has completed and fully executed a five (5) year operational and exclusive licensing agreement with a 25,000 sq. ft and one of the largest approved cultivation facilities located in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Agritek Holdings will be the exclusive funding source, and supervise all infrastructure buildout, equipment lease/finance, security systems and personnel and provide access of seasoned Colorado and California cultivation crews to ensure the facility meets all standard operating procedures as set forth by the Department Of Health of Puerto Rico. Under the five (5) year operational contract and licensing agreement, Agritek Holdings will receive revenue in the form of property rent, licensing fees on all vaporizer and edible brands, equipment and lighting rental and financing fees along with equity interest in the property.




Market Access Strategy & Payer Relationships Dominate Average Budget Allocation Among Top 10 & Top 50 Pharma Companies

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT

Top 10 market access teams spend approximately $6.7 million on average for market access strategy and payer relationships, Top 50 firms expend less







Translational Platforms to Model Pre-Diabetes, Diabetes, and Diabetic Complications, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:30:00 EDT

A key challenge in preclinical studies of diabetes is the lack of translational platforms that can model the various aspects of disease progression and associated complications.




Make-A-Wish Canada Joins Global Efforts to Thank Those Who Make Wishes Possible on World Wish Day

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Make-A-Wish offices worldwide thank "wish granters" of all kinds on April 29




Quantitative Immunohistochemistry for Development of Predictive Biomarkers in Oncology Clinical Trials, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - In a special presentation, industry expert Dr. Belma Dogdas, Associate Principal Scientist from Merck, Inc. will discuss how in oncology studies, biomarkers have been effectively used to measure tumor progression and to evaluate efficacy of therapies. Increasingly they have been utilized to stratify different patient groups and to develop personalized therapeutic strategies. Towards this goal, immunohistochemistry (IHC) has been playing an increasing role to help understand the mechanism of action by measuring molecular targets for cancer types. Through quantitative analysis of IHC images, effective biomarkers can be predictors of disease prognosis and immune response of various immunotherapies.




Make-A-Wish/Fais-Un-Vou Canada participe à la World Wish Day/Journée mondiale du vou pour remercier tous ceux qui aident à réaliser des voux

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Le 29 avril, les sections et filiales de Make-A-Wish/Fais-Un-Vou du monde entier souligneront la contribution des gens qui exaucent des voux




NeoGenomics Reports 15% Volume Growth and 10% Reduction in Average Cost per Test in the First Quarter of 2017

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Integration of Southern California Facilities and Clarient Clients Now Complete




SuperSonic Imagine's Aixplorer(R) Ultrasound System Delivers Enhanced Liver Imaging to SurgOne, P.C.

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT

Patients at this Denver facility now receive non-invasive 60-second liver assessment




Servier and Vernalis plc announce achievement of 3 milestones in their oncology drug discovery collaboration

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 02:00:00 EDT

Two research milestones and one clinical milestone, triggering a total payment of EUR 2 million to Vernalis




U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Awards Hillard Heintze a Delivery Order for Workplace Violence Prevention

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:53:17 EDT

Hillard Heintze to Develop the USCIS Workplace Violence Prevention Program




MedX Health Corp. Announces Closing of Brokered Private Placement

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:50:06 EDT

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) -

NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES




Oticon Opn(TM) Brings Home the Gold at the 2017 Edison Awards

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:57:21 EDT

And Adds 2017 Red Dot Award to Opn's Growing List of International Awards




ProSolus Seeks Higher Utilization of Transdermal Drug Delivery Technology

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:38:23 EDT

Parent company, Mission Pharmacal, expands commitment to patch technology with significant investments in manufacturing and commercial team




MTBC Announces Partnership with Healthcare Compliance Network

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:16:59 EDT

SOMERSET, NJ--(Marketwired - Apr 25, 2017) - MTBC (NASDAQ: MTBC) (NASDAQ: MTBCP), a leading provider of mHealth and cloud-based clinical and practice management solutions, today announced its new partnership with Health Compliance Network, LLC, a leading provider of compliance solutions to hospitals and medical groups throughout the United States.




Expectant moms hope Kathleen Wynne will deliver on child care promises

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:34:22 EDT

What to expect when you're expecting child care in the provincial budget




Female Pattern Hair Loss - Austin, Houston, and Dallas Hair Transplant Surgeon Discusses Causes and Treatments

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:25:01 EDT

Dr. Bernardino Arocha helps women who have thinning hair or balding areas renew their confidence with hair restoration treatments




Andy Neary Named National Advisor/Partner Manager

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:00:00 EDT

Industry veteran Andy Neary joins the Captivated Health team to drive broader nationwide adoption of the company's health care captive insurance arrangement.




YO(TM) Home Sperm Test Participates in National Infertility Awareness Week

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:07:02 EDT

The first FDA cleared Smartphone based technology for male fertility testing is encouraging men to dive in and test their swimmers




3M Health Information Systems Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:00:00 EDT

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) today announced that, following rigorous review, 3M Health Information Systems has once again achieved the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA®" designation for its 3MT DRG Assurance Program service.




Vet Online Supply Finalizing Private Label Pet Pharma-Cannabis Product Line

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

Company Finalizing Director Appointment With Well-Known Veterinarian




Utah Medical Products, Inc. Reports Financial Performance for First Quarter 2017

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - Apr 25, 2017) - In the first calendar quarter (1Q) of 2017, Utah Medical Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: UTMD) achieved results representing a strong start to achieving its financial goals for year 2017.




4th annual Regenerative Medicine Essentials Course to be held in June in Winston-Salem, NC

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, NC--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - The fourth annual Regenerative Medicine Essentials Course will be held June 5 - 9 in downtown Winston-Salem. The course is made possible through the collaborative partnership between the Regenerative Medicine Foundation (RMF) and the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM).




Alex Cobey Joins Cognosante as Chief Legal Officer

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - Cognosante, a leader in health information technology solutions and services for Federal and state public health agencies, today announced the appointment of Alex Cobey as Chief Legal Officer.




H-Source Announces Agreement With the Premier U.S. Supply Chain Membership Group

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

+4,500 Member Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management




India Globalization Capital, Inc. (IGC) Engages NetworkNewsWire for Corporate Communications Solutions

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 25, 2017) - India Globalization Capital, Inc. ("the Company") (NYSE MKT: IGC), engaged in the development of cannabis-based combination therapies to treat a variety of life altering conditions, announces that it has engaged the expertise of NetworkNewsWire ("NNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company that delivers a new generation of social communication solutions, news aggregation and syndication, and enhanced news release services.




RJD Green, Inc. Announces audit start date

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT

TULSA, OK--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - RJD Green (OTC PINK: RJDG) announced Zwick & Banyai, PLLC has approved the audit engagement of RJD Green and set an audit initiation date.




K-Bro Linen Inc. Announces Closing of $57,684,000 Equity Offering

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:29:34 EDT

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) -

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES




InCrowd Captures Market Momentum with Three New Hires

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:00:00 EDT

With Its New Automated Solutions for Qualitative Research, Tracking Studies Driving Strong Q1 2017 Results, InCrowd's New Leaders Will Help Accelerate Company's Growth




DiaMedica Announces Dr. Nancy Chang to its Strategic Advisory Board

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:00:00 EDT

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - DiaMedica Therapeutics Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:DMA)(OTCQB:DMCAF) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Nancy Chang to its Strategic Advisory Board to support the Company's development of its lead product, DM199. Dr. Chang brings more than 30 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry, successfully developing and commercializing therapeutic and diagnostic products. She is the co-founder of Tanox, Inc., a biotechnology company known for the development of Xolairâ, the breakthrough drug which changed the treatment model for allergy-induced asthma. Dr. Chang served as President and CEO of Tanox until its acquisition in 2007 by Genentech for US$919 million.




Half of Pharma Global Teams' Pharmacovigilance Funding is Contributed by a Standalone Drug Safety Team

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:30:00 EDT

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - On average, half (50%) of surveyed global teams' pharmacovigilance funding is contributed by a standalone drug safety team, according to data published by industry intelligence provider Cutting Edge Information.




Upcoming Webinar to Examine Implementing Basket/Bucket and Umbrella Designs: What You Need to Know for Global Oncology Trials

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - On Monday, May 8, 2017, Xtalks will host a complimentary webinar with a panel of speakers from Covance, featuring: Amy Franke, Senior Director of Strategy and Planning, Bridget (Fitzsimmons) Weeks, Director of Project Management (Oncology) and Montessa Lizaso, Senior Data Analyst for Strategy and Planning (Oncology).




Outcomes-Based Agreements and Innovative Contracting for Biopharmaceuticals: Where Is The Market Moving?, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - During a live broadcast on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, industry expert Janice Watch, Divisional Principal, Head of EU Pricing and Market Access from ICON Commercialisation and Outcomes will provide a deeper understanding of the changing contracting landscape and to learn ways to leverage new and innovative approaches to improve the commercial success of your biopharmaceutical products.




iSALUS Healthcare Signs Strategic Alliance Agreement with AXO HMS

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:00:00 EDT

CFO Pat McDonald Believes that the New Alliance Will Allow iSALUS Clients to Obtain End-to-end RCM Services




Fraser Institute News Release: Nearly eight in ten Canadians have used alternative medicines: survey

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - More and more Canadians are using complementary and alternative medicines and therapies -- such as massage, yoga, acupuncture and chiropractic care -- and they're using them more frequently, finds a new survey by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.




Manulife announces global partnership with World Heart Federation

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:00:00 EDT

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2017) - Today, Manulife (TSX: MFC) has announced the commencement of a new global partnership with the World Heart Federation (WHF) to bolster awareness of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and to increase CVD prevention efforts.




Sean Gallagher Announced as President and Chief Legal Officer of Cognosante Ventures

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:37:14 EDT

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - Cognosante Holdings, LLC today announced the appointment of Sean Gallagher as President and Chief Legal Officer of Cognosante Ventures.




Cocrystal Pharma Receives Investment Through Private Placement

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:15:00 EDT

BOTHELL, WA and ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2017) - On April 20, 2017, Cocrystal Pharma, Inc. (OTCQB: COCP) (the "Company") closed on proceeds of $3,000,000 in a private placement offering (the "Offering") of 12,500,000 shares of the Company's common stock at a purchase price of $0.24 per share. The purchasers included one of the members of the Company's board of directors, Chairman Dr. Raymond F. Schinazi. In addition, OPKO Health, Inc. invested in the Offering, of which the Company's director Dr. Phillip Frost is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.




Quidel Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:10:00 EDT

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, cellular-based virology assays and molecular diagnostic systems, announced today financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.




Tetra Bio-Pharma Accelerates Sales Strategy with the Appointment of Denis Courchesne as Vice President, Sales

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:00:00 EDT

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. ("Tetra" or the "Company") (CSE:TBP) (OTCQB:GRPOF), today announced that it has accelerated its sales strategy by entering into an employment agreement with Denis Courchesne as Vice President, Sales, effective Monday, May 1, 2017.




OntarioMD appoints new skills-based Board of Directors to guide strategic direction

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:20:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - OntarioMD is pleased to announce that it has concluded its search for a new Board of Directors to guide the company to achieve its vision and mission to expand the adoption and enhanced use of digital health solutions for community-based physicians and to further support its new strategic direction.




Hospice Community Celebrates Contributions of Volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 23 - 29

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:13:06 EDT

ALEXANDRIA, VA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization salutes the estimated 430,000 trained hospice volunteers providing more than 19 million hours of service to hospice programs each year.




Beeline Announces Industry's First Virtual Assistant to Help Clients Source and Manage Their Non-Employee Workforce

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:39:37 EDT

"Beeline Assistant" chatbot uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) to give clients highly personalized interaction with the company's contingent workforce management software




Five Ways To Get Better Medicare Supplement Insurance

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:18:00 EDT

Leading Medigap Agents Share Little-Known Tips To Save Money, Get Better Medicare Insurance Coverage




Science Exchange Invited to Speak at the 20th Annual Milken Institute Global Conference 2017

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:00:00 EDT

Elizabeth Iorns, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of Science Exchange, joins panel to discuss how today's young entrepreneurs are reshaping the biopharma business model




2017 Is the Year of Making Canadian Companies and Their People Healthier

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:59:07 EDT

Excellence Canada and Heidary Health Promote and Empower Healthy Workplaces




David Braddock, PhD, Executive Director Of Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities To Present Opening Keynote At The OPEN MINDS I/DD Executive Summit In California

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:56:07 EDT

GETTYSBURG, PA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - OPEN MINDS announced Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities' Executive Director, David Braddock, will present the opening keynote address, "The State of the States in Developmental Disabilities: 2017," at the OPEN MINDS I/DD Executive Summit. This full-day, intellectual and developmental disability (I/DD) focused event hosted by VERTESS and CapGrow Partners will be held on August 15, 2017, in Long Beach, California.




Mozzaz & Centerstone To Showcase 5 Key mHealth Strategies To Improve Outcomes & Reduce Health Care Costs In Free Web Briefing

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:37:30 EDT

Join Mozzaz, Centerstone & OPEN MINDS On April 26 at 2:00pm ET To hear how mHealth strategies are being used to deliver technology-enabled care in Tennessee




Pruvit Delivers KETO N8 Challenge to Hack the Body for Better Health

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:21:16 EDT

Ketone supplement company leads 8-week challenge, giving individuals benefits of ketosis for maximum health




Titan Medical to Present at Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference 2017

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:41:10 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - Titan Medical Inc. (TSX: TMD) (OTCQX: TITXF), a medical device company focused on the design, development and commercialization of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery (MIS), today announced that David McNally, President and CEO of Titan Medical, will present at Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference on Monday, May 1 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern time. Mr. McNally will provide a corporate overview discussing the Company's SPORT Surgical System, currently under development. The conference is taking place at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel in Toronto, Canada on May 1st and 2nd.




Aequus to Present at Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - Aequus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AQS) (OTCQB: AQSZF) ("Aequus" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on developing, advancing and promoting differentiated products, today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Doug Janzen, will present at the sixth annual Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference on Monday May 1st, 2017 at 3:00pm Eastern Daylight Time at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel in Toronto, Ontario.




NSAV Announces 10% Stock Dividend and June 1 Record Date

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

CRESCO, PA--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2017) - Net Savings Link, Inc. (OTC: NSAV) announced today that the Company has declared a 10% stock dividend to stockholders of record on June 1, 2017. The stock dividend will be paid on or around June 29, 2017. 




eWellness Executes PHZIO Beta User Agreement with Jackson Clinics

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2017) - eWellness Healthcare Corporation (OTCQB: EWLL), a provider of the state of the art PHZIO Platform for the physical therapy and telehealth markets, announced today that it has executed a 90-day PHZIO beta user agreement with Jackson Clinics, LP, which has 15 clinics located in Northern Virginia, https://thejacksonclinics.com.




Therapeutic Solutions International's Subsidiary OmniBiome, Inc. Announces First Oral Microbiome Therapy for Periodontal Disease

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

Company Files Patent and Obtains Proof of Concept Data on Late David Palella's Vision of Scientifically Driven Microbiome Modulatory Consumer Products




SpeeDx and Thermo Fisher Scientific Announce Strategic Partnership for FDA Clearance of Molecular Diagnostic

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:00:00 EDT

ResistancePlus(TM) MG Test would bring disease and antibiotic resistance testing to U.S. market for sexually transmitted infection and potential "superbug"




Yorktel Unveils Latest FeatherMed Portable Telehealth Kit at ATA 2017

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:00:00 EDT

New modular design compatible with most video platforms provides customization, flexibility and interoperability; optimizes bringing remote clinicians to the bedside, wherever the patient is




Nephros Announces Partnership with WorldWater & Solar Technologies

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:31:02 EDT

RIVER EDGE, NJ--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2017) -  Nephros, Inc. (OTCQB: NEPH) (the "Company"), a commercial stage medical device company that develops and sells high performance liquid purification ultrafilters, and WorldWater & Solar Technologies, Inc., a leader in integrated solar platform technology that uses sunshine to drive motors and pumps in large-scale irrigation and municipal water delivery systems, jointly announced today that they have signed a partnership agreement to incorporate Nephros ultrafilters into their solar powered drinking water systems.




Upcoming Webinar to Optimise Your Medical Publications and Avoid "Predatory Journals"

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, join a panel of industry experts to learn tips and tools to enhance your medical publication efforts and avoid so-called "predatory journals". Jeffrey Beall, Scholarly Communications Librarian and Associate Professor at the University of Colorado Denver, and ICON's PubsHub team will discuss the growth of open access publishing and what precautions you can take to avoid falling into costly and career damaging traps. Learn best practices and tools to:




Turning Biorepositories into Translational Science Treasure Troves, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

The Value of Uniquely Complete Data Sets, Put All Your Specimens -- and All of Their Data -- At Your Fingertips System




Akers Biosciences Updates on Akers Wellness(TM) Tests

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Akers Wellness iOS digital application approved by the Apple App Store




Amedica Announces Regulatory Clearance to Market and Sell Valeo(R) Silicon Nitride Spinal Implants in Australia

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Australian Marketing Clearance Provides Opportunities for Global Expansion




Global Quest Launches Carepoint Nutrients, LLC for Distribution of Natural Based Relief and Sleep Disorder Formulas

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:02:49 EDT

ENGLEWOOD, CO--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2017) - Global Quest, Ltd. (OTC PINK: GLBB) is pleased to announce the launch of Carepoint Nutrients, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary with the corporate mission of distributing multiple proprietary lines of nutrient supplements. Carepoint Nutrients is set up to serve medical practices, dispensaries and consumers directly. The company's unique product lines include several formulas designed to provide effective relief for patients who suffer from inflammation and sleep disorders. These nutrient supplement products are distributed under the Carepoint brand name and patients may purchase them directly from doctors, dispensaries or via the company website. Patients can also choose to sign a subscription agreement for convenient monthly deliveries direct to their homes.




Starkey Hearing Technologies' Halo 2 Wins Silver Edison Award in "Hearing Technology"

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:42:24 EDT

Innovative Made for iPhone(R) hearing technology honored for positive user benefits




Melville, New York Becomes ENT and Allergy Associates(R)' Newest Center of Medical Excellence

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:33:04 EDT

State-of-the-Art Facility to be Staffed with Five Superb Physicians




Med Ad News Recognizes Healthcare Communications Excellence At 2017 Manny Awards

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:27:14 EDT

LIVINGSTON, NJ--(Marketwired - April 21, 2017) - Med Ad News -- the leading pharmaceutical business and marketing publication -- announces the winners for the 2017 Manny Awards, celebrating the best in the healthcare communications industry. The black-tie gala affair occurred last night at Pier Sixty in New York City with 500-plus people in attendance. Twenty awards were bestowed throughout the night to healthcare agencies achieving excellence in various categories.




7,000 Students to Receive CPR and Defibrillator Training Every Year

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:10:00 EDT

BURLINGTON, ON--(Marketwired - April 21, 2017) - The Advanced Coronary Treatment (ACT) Foundation and partners are launching ACT's High School CPR and Defibrillator Training Program in 28 high schools in the Halton Region. This initiative will see more than 7,000 students empowered by their teachers with essential lifesaving skills every year.

The ACT Foundation is the charitable organization that is establishing CPR and defibrillator training programs in high schools throughout Ontario and across Canada. Mannequins and defibrillator training units are donated to schools and high school teachers are trained as instructors to train all students prior to graduation.




SEB Closes $22.5 Million Credit Facilities With A Major Canadian Bank

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:16:42 EDT

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 21, 2017) - Smart Employee Benefits Inc. ("SEB" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:SEB) is pleased to announce the closing of its new credit facilities with a major Canadian Bank (the "Bank") in the amount of $22,500,000. The credit facilities were obtained by SEB's Technology Division. SEB's Benefits Division has no debt beyond normal accounts payable.




Canada's Licensed Producers Gear Up for Recreational Market -- CFN Media

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:30:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2017) -  CFN Media Group ("CFN Media"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced publication of an article discussing Canada's upcoming legalization and some licensed producers that are poised to capitalize on the greatly expanded market. Companies discussed include Maple Leaf Green World (TSX VENTURE: MGW) (OTCQB: MGWFF), Emerald Health Therapeutics (TSX VENTURE: EMH), and Invicuts MD Strategies (TSX VENTURE: IMH) (OTC PINK: IVITF). Three licensed producers expected to go public in the next week or so are also discussed: ABcann Global (ABcann Medicinals), WeedMD, and Harvest One.




GrayMeta(TM) Introduces New UI for Platform Solution Ahead of NAB 2017

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:00:00 EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2017) - GrayMeta, a leading provider of professional media players and metadata solutions for content owners, today announced several powerful enhancements to the capabilities and user interface (UI) of the GrayMetaT Platform. The GrayMeta Platform enables companies to easily connect, find and use assets securely in seconds -- to help solve big data and metadata challenges by building context and searchability from all digital assets, ultimately saving critical time and money.




OmniJoin(R) from Brother Introduces White Labeling to Help Partners Reach Business Goals

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:40:00 EDT

Advanced branding feature enables partner companies to offer a direct, customized online meeting solution, leveraging the OmniJoin secure web conferencing platform




Milestone Scientific Hosts Webcast with Top European Key Opinion Leader to Discuss Advantages of the Wand(R) Dental Instrument

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:00:00 EDT

LIVINGSTON, NJ--(Marketwired - April 21, 2017) - Milestone Scientific Inc. (NYSE MKT: MLSS), a medical R&D company that designs, patents, incubates and commercializes a growing portfolio of innovative injection technologies, today announced a webcast presentation with Dr. Sven-Marcus Beschnidt, a key opinion leader (KOL) in dentistry, sharing his personal experience with the Wand® and discussing its advantages and benefits in delivering unparalleled patient satisfaction and superior clinical and business practice outcomes. The webcast presentation is available on the Company's website at: http://www.milestonescientific.com/investors.html.




Rennova Health's Big South Fork Medical Center Moves Closer to Opening

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, FL --(Marketwired - April 21, 2017) - Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA) (NASDAQ: RNVAZ) ("Rennova" or the "Company"), a vertically integrated provider of industry-leading diagnostics and supportive software solutions to healthcare providers, announced today that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has concluded its review of the application submitted by its subsidiary Big South Fork Medical Center (Legal Name: Scott Community Hospital, Inc.) requesting enrollment in the Medicare program as a Hospital. CMS has confirmed that it has issued a recommendation for approval to the Tennessee State Agency and the CMS Regional Office (RO).




Heather Hayes Appointed CEO Of Hayes, Davidson And Associates, Inc.

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:30:00 EDT

CUMMING, GA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2017) - Hayes, Davidson and Associates, Inc. announced today that Heather R. Hayes has been named as CEO of the company, effective immediately. Former CEO, Carey Davidson has stepped down from the post to exclusively focus on his role as President of Intervention ASAP, LLC.




Mount Tam Biotechnologies Announces that the European Patent Office Has Allowed a Key Patent for Lead Compound TAM-01

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:00:00 EDT

NOVATO, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2017) - Mount Tam Biotechnologies, Inc. ("Mount Tam") (OTC PINK: MNTM), a company focused on the discovery and development of novel mTOR inhibitors, is pleased to announce that the European Patent Office has allowed a key patent for TAM-01, a novel mTOR modulator, targeting unmet need in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). The patent, owned by the Buck Institute for Research on Aging and licensed exclusively to Mount Tam Biotechnologies, provides composition of matter protection for Mount Tam's lead compound in Europe, further strengthening Mount Tam's strong intellectual property position in the United States and Japan.




Alvogen to Market Regenerative Fish Skin in Korea, Taiwan and Thailand

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:59:00 EDT

Biologic company Kerecis and global pharmaceutical company Alvogen partnering to expand availability of new diabetic wound treatment




Vernalis PLC: FDA Issues a Complete Response Letter on CCP-07 NDA

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:00:00 EDT

WINNERSH, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2017) - Vernalis PLC (LSE: VER)




Burnaby Physiotherapy Shares (P)rehabilitation Benefits for ACL Patients

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:09:51 EDT

Burnaby physiotherapy clinic has published an article sharing how rehabilitation can be beneficial to ACL surgery-both pre and post procedure.




Vancouver Chiropractor Discusses How to Reduce Stress at Work

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:57:45 EDT

Local chiropractor discusses how to manage workplace stress to jumpstart the healing process