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Inolife Technologies Obtains a $500,000 Financing

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:47:48 EDT

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Inolife Technologies Inc. (OTC PINK: INOLD), the emerging leader of needle free injection devices, announced today that it has obtained a $500,000 financing from the F. Bertucci Family Trust.

Annual Conference of the Canadian Association of Midwives

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:53:12 EDT

British Columbia leads Canada in midwifery births; Province is on target to achieve goal of 35% of births by 2020

Cherubim Interests, Inc. Subsidiary Begins Prospecting For Real Estate Acquisitions For Technology Launch in 2017

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:42:57 EDT

Hybrid business model to add high-value rental assets to balance sheet

Synergy CHC Corp Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:25:14 EDT

WESTBROOK, ME--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Synergy CHC Corp (OTCQB: SNYR) today reported results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.

Pressure BioSciences' PCT Platform Featured at Official Launch of Major Cancer Research Center Recently Chosen as a Collaborator in the US "Cancer Moonshot" Initiative

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:22:06 EDT

Global Life Science Companies, Cancer Research Leaders, and Worldwide Dignitaries Celebrate the Opening of ProCan -- an International Centre for Cancer Research -- with Goal to Transform the Way that Cancer is Diagnosed and Treated

drchrono Mobile EHR App Gets a Major Update

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:00:00 EDT

drchrono debuts a new mobile user interface for iOS Electronic Health Record app

ONC Coordinator Dr. Washington Visits Carequality Participants in St. Louis

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:46:16 EDT

Nationwide Patient Data Exchange Across Networks Triples in 60 Days

BriaCell Announces the Appointment of Biotechnology Veteran William Williams as New CEO and Director

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:27:29 EDT

BERKELEY, CA and VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - BriaCell Therapeutics Corp. ("BriaCell" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: BCT) (OTCQB: BCTXF), a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company dedicated to the development of immuno-oncology treatments that can enhance the lives of cancer patients, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. William Williams, as its President, CEO and a member of the Board of Directors effective November 1, 2016.

Liberated Energy Acquires EcoCab Portland, LLC

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:28:48 EDT

SOUTHAMPTON, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Liberated Energy Inc. (OTC PINK: LIBE) is pleased to announce today that it has acquired EcoCab Portland, LLC. The company is now a fully owned subsidiary of Liberated Energy.

Health Law Leader Hall Render Continues to Expand National Footprint

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:01:00 EDT

The Firm Announces a New Office in Annapolis, Maryland

Blue Diamond Ventures, Inc. Acquires VERVE Living Systems & ZENO InnPoint

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) -  Blue Diamond Ventures Inc. (OTC PINK: BLDV) reports that the company has successfully finalized an agreement to acquire the Verve Living Systems & ZENO InnPoint brands/trademarks along with the ongoing business and hospitality assets of Zeno Controls LLC, a New York based limited liability company. The ZENO wireless gateways and cloud solutions provide energy saving and management to the hospitality industry, while the VERVE Living Systems brand provides the sensors and guestroom control products. The VERVE product line includes 27 products, ranging from switches to thermostats, occupancy sensors, HVAC controls, lighting and load control.

NORD Publishes Physician Guide to Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:19:17 EDT

National Organization for Rare Disorders Publishes Guide to Promote Diagnosis and Treatment for Patients

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

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:15:00 EDT

Three new members join DirectTrust since July 1

Aging Consumers without Subsidies Hit Hardest by Obamacare Premium & Deductible Spikes

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Given the government's release of premium and deductible data for 2017 Obamacare plans, HealthPocket examined the pending insurance landscape for consumers who will not be protected from cost increases by premium and cost-sharing subsidies. Earlier research by HealthPocket estimates the unsubsidized market for private insurance comprises 28 to 33 million people when including populations such as people in the "Medicaid gap," people with incomes above subsidy level, and people without legal residence in the U.S.

Fathom Launches Enterprise Product and Platform

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Fathom's high accuracy scalable technology redefines BLE location, context and intelligence

Medical Marijuana, Inc. Investment AXIM(R) Biotechnologies, Inc. Secures Funding to Continue Pharma Clinical Trials Program in Cannabinoid R&D

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Financing Enables Cannabinoid Innovator to Continue Phase I-II Trials Of Numerous Intellectual Property (IP) Protected Cannabinoid-Based Products for Multiple Indications

Tetra Bio-Pharma Announces Acquisition of Intellectual Property for the Development of Natural Health Products Through Its Agro-Tek Subsidiary

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 26, 2016) - Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. ("Tetra Bio" or the "Company") (CSE:TBP)(CSE:TBP.CN), through its subsidiary, Agro-Tek Inc. ("AGTK"), is pleased to announce that it has acquired multiple intellectual property assets related to the initiation of manufacturing and distribution of products for natural health care including products containing extracts or oils derived from Cannabis sativa.

Canadian Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation announces up to $1.5 million in funding available to support industry innovations in the field of aging and brain health

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - The Canadian Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation (CC-ABHI) announced today the launch of its Industry Innovation Partnership Program (I2P2).This initiative is designed to enable successful applicant companies worldwide to work with an eligible seniors' care organization trial partner to test and validate their product or service in the field of aging and brain health. In total, up to $ 1.5 million CAD in funding will be available.

First Choice Healthcare Solutions to Present at Sidoti & Company Fall 2016 Emerging Growth Convention

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

MELBOURNE, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - First Choice Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: FCHS) ("FCHS," "First Choice" or the "Company"), one of the nation's only non-physician-owned, publicly traded healthcare services companies focused on Orthopaedic and Spine care, is pleased to announce that the Company has been invited to present at the Sidoti & Company Fall 2016 Emerging Growth Convention to be held next week in New York City.

Beazley projects ransomware attacks to quadruple in 2016

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY --(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - Beazley, a leading provider of data breach response insurance, today released its Beazley Breach Insights - October 2016 findings based on its response to client data breaches in the first nine months of 2016. The specialized Beazley Breach Response (BBR) Services unit found that, on current trends, ransomware attacks in 2016 will be four times higher than last year.

MJTV Files For Trademark of VOLUPTAS The New Neuroceutical Female Sexual Arousal Booster And The Sexuality Project Series Of Classes And Workshops

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

WHIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) -  Michael James Enterprises, Inc. (OTCQB: MJTV), is pleased to report that it just filed for trademark protection for its female sexual arousal enhancer - Voluptas. Dr. Kristina Kinkaid will also begin a series of Voluptas - The Sexuality Project classes, conferences and workshops.

Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Prices $5,000,000 Public Offering of Common Stock

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: RTTR) a pharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutic products that modulate the human gut microbiome to treat gastrointestinal diseases with its lead product, RP-G28, being developed for the treatment of lactose intolerance, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 2,127,660 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $2.35. The gross proceeds to Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from this offering are expected to be approximately $5,000,000, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses. Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 319,149 shares of common stock to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering is expected to close on October 31, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions.

Neurodegenerative Disease Research: Steps to a Successful Clinical Trial, a New Webinar Presented by Premier Research

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - In a live broadcast on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 experts from Premier Research including Anne-Marie Nagy and Todd Leathers, Executive Directors, Strategic Development, Neurosicence, and Carol Gaines, Senior Medical Director, will explore a wide-ranging examination of strategies that can help ensure a successful trial.

Morristown, New Jersey Dentists Use GALILEOS 3D Imaging For Enhanced Accuracy

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:01:00 EDT

The cosmetic dentists at Aesthetic Smiles of New Jersey employ the detailed images from innovative x-ray technology to facilitate prompt diagnoses and precise treatment plans

InspireMD Announces Appointment of Medical Device Industry Veteran Agustin Gago as Chief Commercial Officer

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NSPR) (NYSE MKT: NSPR.WS) ("InspireMD" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic prevention systems (EPS), neurovascular devices and thrombus management technologies, today announced the appointment of Agustin Gago as the Company's Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. In this role, Mr. Gago will be responsible for developing and implementing InspireMD's global sales, distribution and marketing strategy for the Company's CGuardT EPS, MGuard Prime EPST, as well as all future pipeline products.

Putting the Global Food Safety Industry under the Microscope: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - Join Xtalks for a live broadcast on Monday, November 14, 2016, where industry expert Joe Whitworth, Editor of, will address important industry challenges, providing insights and an overview of the good, the bad and the ugly from the perspective of someone in between industry and the general public.

Bellwood Health Services to Celebrate the Grand Opening of their newly renovated treatment centre in the community of Leaside

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - Bellwood Health Services and the Waterstone Clinic would like to invite you to join a celebration in honour of their move to their new Brentcliffe facility located in the community of Leaside. Following a $7million dollar renovation, the newly refurbished hospital will provide a calm, quiet and peaceful therapeutic community for patients, clients, families and staff, designed specifically to be more conducive to a healing environment.

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide's Liz O'Neil to sit on DTC Forum panel

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (, and a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (, today announced Liz O'Neil has been asked to serve as one of the thought-leading Keeping Your Eye on the Horizon panelists at the DTC Forum on TV and Print conference to be held on October 27-28 at the Sonesta Hotel in Philadelphia, PA.

Investigation Discovery Renews True Crime Series, Deadly Sins, for Season 6

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 06:00:00 EDT

DEADLY SINS with host Darren Kavinoky on Investigation Discovery returns for a new season of scandalous crime

Industrial Technology Research Institute: MEDiT 2016 Focuses on the Theme: Creating a Medical Device Industry Cluster and Forging Global Business Value

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:43:24 EDT

TAIPEI, TAIWAN--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2016) - The theme of MEDiT 2016 is "Creating a Medical Device Industry Cluster and Forging Global Business Value." Among those invited to this year's event are representatives from Medtronic of the US, Thailand's Samaphan Health, USCI Japan, and Lucky Soft, who will share the latest trends in the international medical devices market. Organizers hope the forum will assist local industry in better understanding and seizing opportunities amid the development of the global medical devices sector. MEDiT 2016 will be held on October 26 and October 27 in Taipei, Taiwan.

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: How does Canadian health care compare to other universal systems worldwide? New study coming Thursday, Oct. 27

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 26, 2016) - On Thursday, Oct. 27, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining the cost and performance of Canada's health-care system.

TTUHSC El Paso Receives $6 Million Grant for New Dental School

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:29:49 EDT

Dental school will be first on the U.S.-Mexico border

Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:20:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: RTTR), a pharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutic products that modulate the human gut microbiome to treat gastrointestinal diseases with its lead product, RP-G28, being developed for the treatment of lactose intolerance, today announced that it intends to offer for sale shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for working capital and to fund other general corporate purposes. The offering is subject to market conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering.

NuVasive First-to-Market With New Spine Innovations Featured at NASS 2016

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:10:00 EDT

NuVasive Expands Integrated Global Alignment Platform to Support All Spinal Procedures; Company Solves Critical OR Need with Technology that Helps OR Staff Reduce Levels of Exposure to Surgical Radiation

NuVasive Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:00:00 EDT

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally-integrated solutions, announced today financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.

Cognosante Celebrates Opening of New Business Process Outsourcing Facility in Fargo, ND

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:45:00 EDT

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Cognosante today celebrated the grand opening of its state-of-the-art Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) center in Fargo, ND. The new facility, a result of Cognosante's growth in the Fargo Moorhead (FM) community, provides key services to support critical health programs for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Quidel Receives FDA Clearance for Its New Solana(R) Strep Complete Assay for Rapid and Qualitative Detection and Differentiation of S. pyogenes (Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus) and S. dysgalactiae (Pyogenic Group C and G Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus)

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:10:00 EDT

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, cellular-based virology assays and molecular diagnostic systems, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Quidel's new Solana® Strep Complete Assay for the rapid and qualitative detection and differentiation of Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A beta-hemolytic Streptococcus) and Streptococcus dysgalactiae (pyogenic Group C and G beta-hemolytic Streptococcus) nucleic acids isolated from throat swab specimens obtained from symptomatic patients. Specimens identified as negative by the Solana assay do not require additional testing by culture.

Pyng Medical Completes Note and Warrant Amendments

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:53:16 EDT

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 25, 2016) - Pyng Medical Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:PYT) is pleased to announce that it has completed amendments to a previously issued secured note in favour of Donatelle Plastics Incorporated ("Donatelle") to provide for the repayment of certain additional invoices of Donatelle in the aggregate amount of US$1.1 million by the Company and to state certain additional terms as agreed by the parties. The Company has also completed amendments (the "Note and Warrant Amendments") to the terms of certain previously issued secured convertible notes in the aggregate principal amount of $530,000 (the "Notes") and amendments to the terms of 10,600,000 previously issued warrants with an exercise price of $0.05 per warrant (the "Warrants"). The Company previously amended the Notes and the Warrants. The most recent amendments extended the maturity date of the Notes and the expiry date of the Warrants to October 25, 2016. The Note and Warrant Amendments include changes to the interest rate of the Notes and additional payments in prescribed circumstances, among other things, as well as an extension of the maturity date of the Notes and the expiry date of the Warrants to April 15, 2018.

The NCB Co-op 100(R) Reports Top Producing Cooperatives with Revenues of $223.8 Billion

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:54:21 EDT

Annual Report Highlights Success of Cooperative Business Sector Nationwide

Les traitements biologiques des maladies inflammatoires chroniques les plus onéreux dominent le marché canadien

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:30:00 EDT

Nouveau rapport du Conseil d'examen du prix des médicaments brevetés éclaire le marché des modificateurs de la réponse biologique et compare les coûts de traitement au Canada par rapport aux repères internationaux

The most expensive biologic treatments for chronic inflammatory disease dominate the Canadian market

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:30:00 EDT

New Patented Medicine Prices Review Board report provides insight into the market for biologic response modifier agents and compares Canadian treatment costs to international benchmarks

Medtronic, Intuitive Surgical Lead U.S. Surgical Navigation and Robotics Systems Market Driven by Replacement Sales

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:43:42 EDT

The U.S. market for surgical navigation and robotics systems is projected to reach nearly $5 billion by 2023 as a result of higher average selling prices for surgical robotics systems

Sir Emeka Offor: Polio Too Important for Just One Day

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:33:04 EDT

Urges Rotarians to Remain Vigilant and Preemptive in the Fight against Poliovirus

Reuters, and Forbes Feature CannaNative, Reports Say Hemp May Be Next "Gold Mine" for Native American Tribes

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:30:00 EDT

CannaNative Announces Initial Agreement With Navajo to Discuss Growing Cannabis on Largest Tribal Land in U.S., Partnership With Medical Marijuana, Inc.

Tricks to Eating your Treats

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:37:00 EDT

Get to know the good, the bad and the ugly of Halloween candy

Community Care Leaders Explore Evolving Payment Models at CONNECTIONS2016

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:30:00 EDT

Conference keynote provides insight for rapidly evolving communities

French Flu Secret Boiron's Oscillococcinum Helps Reduce Duration and Symptoms

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:07:46 EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) -  The flu shot receives a lot of attention at this time of year, but remedies for cold and flu season drastically differ depending on your culture and where you live in the world. From the Iranian Honeypot to the French homeopathic remedy Oscillococcinum, there are many innovative ways to calm and minimize flu-like symptoms.

Palmetto Health Partners with NextGate to Implement Patient Matching Technology

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

EMPI Successfully Cross-Links Over 6.5 Million Patient Records across 8 Source Systems

Cargill, Goldcorp, Lendlease, Mondelez International, Orica and Phillips 66 Among Companies Awarded for Excellence at the Enablon Sustainable Performance Forum Americas 2016

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:50:26 EDT

Businesses Recognized by Enablon for their Efforts and Forward-Looking Approaches in EHS, Risk, Sustainability Management and Technology Innovation

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Sells Senior Helpers

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:05:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Levine Leichtman Capital Partners ("LLCP"), a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, announced today that is has completed the sale of SH Franchising, LLC ("Senior Helpers" or the "Company") to Altaris Capital Partners, LLC ("Altaris").

Augmented Reality App Downloads to Top 2.3Bn by 2021, As Developers Scramble for the Next Big Hit

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:30:00 EDT

HAMPSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - A new study from Juniper Research has found that the popularity of Pokémon GO is inspiring app developers to incorporate AR technologies into their applications. It forecasts that the AR market will rise to 2.3bn apps by 2021, representing a 380% increase from an estimated 482m in 2016. The launch of the AR game sparked a worldwide phenomenon that has created a greater interest in the technology, leaving developers 'champing at the bit' to recreate its global success.

InteloMed, Inc. to Exhibit Non-Invasive Monitoring System for Assessing Dialysis Tolerance at the National Renal Administrators Association (NRAA) Annual Fall Conference

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:30:00 EDT

The InteloMed CVInsight(R) Patient Monitoring & Informatics System will be demonstrated on site

Propanc Completes Pivotal 28 Day Toxicokinetic Study for Lead Product PRP

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:17:33 EDT

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Propanc Health Group Corporation (OTCQB: PPCH) ("Propanc" or "the Company"), an emerging healthcare company focusing on development of new and proprietary treatments for cancer patients suffering from solid tumors such as pancreatic, ovarian and colorectal cancers, today announced it completed a 28 day toxicokinetic study to support determination of a safe starting dose in patients as the Company progresses towards clinical trials in 2017 for its lead product, PRP. PRP is a solution for intravenous administration of pancreatic proenzymes trypsinogen and chymotrypsinogen. All animals involved in the study appeared to be doing well, no issues were reported and plasma levels were not impaired over time.

Aurora Spine Participating at North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:01:00 EDT

CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 25, 2016) - Aurora Spine Corporation (TSX VENTURE:ASG) announced today that it will be participating at the 2016 North American Spine Society ("NASS") Annual Meeting, October 26 - 28, 2016 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center Boston, Massachusetts at Booth 1302. The North American Spine Society is a global multidisciplinary medical society that utilizes education, research and advocacy to foster the highest quality, ethical, value and evidence based spine care.

Brother Releases OmniJoin(R) Online Waiting Room for Enhanced Healthcare Meeting Experience, and Beyond

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Virtual waiting room allows providers hosting OmniJoin meetings to easily queue and admit patients to online appointments

At Least 55 Percent of Uninsured Gig Workers Plan to Get Health Coverage in 2017

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

First-of-its-kind study reveals gig workers' uninsured rates and sets expectations for 2017 coverage

Progressive Care: PharmCo Installs ScriptPro Robotic System

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:52:25 EDT

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Progressive Care Inc. (OTC PINK: RXMD), through its subsidiary Pharmco LLC, a South Florida health services organization and provider of prescription pharmaceuticals specializing in health practice risk management, compounded medications, the sale of anti-retroviral medications and related medication therapy management, and the supply of prescription medications to long term care facilities, announces the installation of ScriptPro's CRS 225 robotic prescription dispensing system.

Harvard Medical Doctor Offers New Approach for Teen Stress and Anxiety With New Book, Holistic Health for Adolescents

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Additional Therapies for Fatigue, Depression, Sleep, Concentration, Headaches and Substance Abuse are Covered

In Response to Increasing Investor Demand, Lattice Biologics Doubles Current Private Placement for a Total of US$1,500,000

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Company closes third tranche and extends the funding raise an additional 30 days

Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. and hCentive sign "Teaming Agreement" for CyberloQ Technology

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

VENICE, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: ACRT) has issued the following update on the company's business and information objectives going forward in the 4th quarter of 2016.

Agritek Holdings, Inc. Announces Exclusive License Agreement For California Premiums Cannabis Brand

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: AGTK), a leader in compassionate care technology and agricultural solutions for the recreational cannabis industry, today announced that the Company has executed a Letter of Intent and Joint Venture Agreement for the exclusive license of California Premiums (, a uniquely packaged and popular cannabis pre-rolled concept produced in California.

86% of All Health Care and Device Companies Report Clinical Operations Groups Involvement in Risk-Based Monitoring Activities

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:17:00 EDT

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Although drug and device companies do not view dedicated risk-based monitoring (RBM) teams as a necessity, their clinical operations teams often have the functionality needed for conducting RBM activities, according to industry research published by Cutting Edge Information.

RedBrick Health's Content Strategy and Behavior Design Lab Recognized for Quality; Earns URAC Re-accreditation with 100% Score

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

For the second year in a row, RedBrick received the highest-possible URAC accreditation score for the rigorous, evidence-based process underpinning its innovative Health Engagement Platform

Abeona Therapeutics Announces Fast Track Designation from FDA for ABO-102 in Sanfilippo Syndrome Type A

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:45:00 EDT

Fast Track Designation Added to Already Granted Orphan Drug Designation by the FDA and European Medicines Agency (EMA), and Rare Pediatric Disease Designation for ABO-102 in Sanfilippo Syndrome Type A (MPS IIIA)

Toxicological Risk Assessment Based on Extractable/Leachable (E/L) Data: Benefits and Limitations, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Industry expert Kevin Connor, Ph.D., DABT a Study Director at ToxSMART will discuss Toxicological Risk Assessment (TRA) and how it has been an important tool in the safety assessment of biomedical device, by providing a chemical-based approach which complements a traditional animal-based testing program. Connor will also outline how need for TRA is growing and in some cases, will be considered as a means of circumventing animal testing in the safety evaluation of devices.

New York City Plastic Surgeon Describes Ideal Candidates for a Breast Lift with Implants

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:01:00 EDT

Daniel Y. Maman, MD of 740 Park Plastic Surgery discusses the type of patient who would benefit from the combination of a breast augmentation and mastopexy

Washington, DC Ophthalmologists Offer Revolutionary Keratoconus Treatment

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:01:00 EDT

Patients at Eye Doctors of Washington can now opt for Corneal Collagen Crosslinking with Riboflavin (CXL) to help control their keratoconus and prevent further damage

A High Throughput Multiparametric Approach to Identifying Biologically Relevant Target Antibodies, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - In this session, industry experts Andrea Gorlani, Scientist at ModiQuest Research and Thomas Duensing, Chief Technology Officer at IntelliCyt Corporation will provide an overview on how to maximize the chances of finding therapeutic leads by implementing the iQue Screener platform.

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide's thought leaders to share their professional insights at Medical Advertising Hall of Fame's Young Executives Night Out

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (, and a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (, today announced announced three of the organization's senior executives, Brian Doherty, Peter Rooney, and Scott Watson, have been invited to lead seminars at the Young Executives Night Out, an educational event held by the Medical Advertising Hall of Fame (MAHF), on October 27 at Convene convention center in New York City.

Greenhealth Exchange Adds New Owner; University of Vermont Health Network Latest to Sign on to Purchasing Cooperative

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:31:39 EDT

New owner invests in continued effort to build a unique marketplace that will feature a broad range of green products used in health care settings; online catalog set to launch later this year

Largest International Scientific Conference on Obesity and Weight Loss Attracts Top Researchers, Policymakers, Practitioners to New Orleans

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:43:19 EDT

ObesityWeek(SM) 2016 takes place Oct. 31 - Nov. 4 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Safeguard Against Financial & Reputation Ruin With Corporate Compliance & Risk Management Programs: Upcoming Webinar For Members Of The Next Generation Forum On Children's Services

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:25:13 EDT

OPEN MINDS announces new members-only web briefing on November 30 at 2:00pm ET to showcase how organizations can develop and improve corporate compliance and risk management programs -- and the success Mental Health Partners has had with this area

Kerecis Receives Funding from DoD to Develop Fish Skin Burn Treatment

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:30:08 EDT

Death rate of burn wounds in current insurgent warfare is higher than in traditional battlefield wars

Strata Decision Announces Highlights of 2016 Client Summit

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:23:25 EDT

Northwestern Medical Center in Vermont Receives 2016 LEAP Award

Dr. Robert C. Speth Receives Prestigious Provost's Research and Scholarship Award from Nova Southeastern University

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:00:43 EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, FL--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - In recognition of his significant contributions to Nova Southeastern University (NSU), Robert C. Speth, Ph.D., was named the recipient of the Sixth Annual Provost's Research and Scholarship Award. Dr. Speth is a researcher and professor of pharmaceutical sciences in NSU's College of Pharmacy.

Penn State Collaborates With OPEN MINDS To Help Students Understand Evolving Managed Care Marketplace & Value-Based Reimbursement Strategies

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:07:18 EDT

Penn State Harrisburg & Penn State University (Main Campus) Enlist OPEN MINDS Senior Associate, Brandon Danz, MHA, MPA, To Guest Lecture Health Administration Majors

Health Care Without Harm Supports World Medical Association's Call for Divestment

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:03:47 EDT

TAIPEI, TAIWAN--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - During its annual assembly in Taiwan, the World Medical Association (WMA) called on health organizations to divest from fossil fuel based companies and to invest in companies that uphold environmental principles consistent with United Nations policy. Health Care Without Harm supports the WMA's call for divest and similarly urges health care organizations around the world to move towards clean energy solutions.

Les nouvelles lignes directrices de la Société canadienne du sang sur le taux de fer signifient qu'il faut plus de donneurs

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:01:31 EDT

Il faut, cette année seulement, 100?000 nouveaux donneurs

NAPA Regional Director Dr. Rafael Cartagena and ProCare Pain Solutions President Dr. Fred Davis to Speak at Becker's ASC 23rd Annual Meeting

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) announced today that Regional Director Rafael Cartagena, MD will be a featured speaker at Becker's ASC Review 23rd Annual Meeting -- The Business and Operations of ASCs. Dr. Cartagena will co-present with clinical partner Brad Smith, MBA, FACHE, FHFMA, CMPE, CEO of the Virginia Eye Institute in Richmond, VA. In addition, Fred Davis, MD, president and co-founder of ProCare Pain Solutions (a NAPA company) will also be addressing the audience of ASC owners, operators and physicians as a featured panelist. The event will take place October 27-29, 2016 at the Swissotel in Chicago, IL. NAPA will also support the event as an exhibitor at booth #47.

New Canadian Blood Services iron guidelines mean more donors needed

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:58:11 EDT

100,000 new donors needed across the country this year alone

Immunotherapy Expert Dr. Brian Barnett Joins OncBioMune Scientific Advisory Board

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:47:41 EDT

BATON ROUGE, LA--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - OncBioMune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: OBMP) ("OncBioMune" or the "Company"), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of novel cancer products and a proprietary vaccine technology, is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, Dr. Brian Barnett has joined the OncBioMune Scientific Advisory Board.

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide hires Nadine Oweis as EVP, global client lead

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:43:18 EDT

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 24, 2016) - Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (, and a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (, today announced the addition of Nadine Oweis to the Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (OCHWW) network as executive vice president, global client lead.

MEDIA ALERT: Pegasystems to speak at IoT Solutions World Congress 2016 on how digital transformation will impact manufacturing

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) -

Veterans Affairs Appoints Dr. Joseph Boggs to Advisory Board

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:30:00 EDT

Boggs, Vice President of R&D at SPR Therapeutics, to Serve Second Term on the Secretary of Veterans Affairs' Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special Disabilities Programs

Spencer Trask Joins UNICEF and CDC as Sponsor of 4th Annual World Polio Day Event

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

GREENWICH, CT--(Marketwired - Oct 24, 2016) - Spencer Trask & Co., a privately held advanced technology development company, today announced it will join UNICEF and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as a sponsor of the 2016 World Polio Day event hosted by Rotary International on October 24. This is the second year the company is sponsoring.

Bio-Rad Introduces its IH-1000 Blood Typing System for the U.S. Market

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

HERCULES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 24, 2016) - Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO) and (NYSE: BIO.B), a global provider of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, today announced that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its IH-1000 blood typing instrument along with approvals for a wide range of associated gel cards and reagents for the U.S. blood typing market. The system offers full automation and walk-away reliability, allowing laboratories to more efficiently manage their blood testing workload. 

Cooperative of American Physicians Names Alyson Lewis as Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:30:00 EDT

Healthcare Professional Liability Expert to Focus on Growth and Retention for the CAP Enterprise

WPP invests in ScrollMotion to broaden storytelling capabilities

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - ghg | greyhealth group, a leading healthcare communications services company, announces that its parent company, WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY) has acquired an interest in New York City-based software company ScrollMotion, intended to bring the power of interactive touchscreens to its agencies and their clients.

National Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day Aims to Increase Understanding of the Progress, Promise and Benefit of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 24, 2016) - Today, on the 14th annual Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM) Day, the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)® celebrates the growing momentum for the field of AOM through new government recognition and research, and an increasing consumer interest in integrative medicine approaches.

Upcoming Webinar to Offer Key Tips to Sharpen Your Clinical Trial Packaging Strategy for Prefilled Syringes

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - On Thursday, November 3, 2016, Xtalks will host a complimentary webinar featuring Shawn Regits, Process Engineer Manager and Guido Hunkeler, Director of Engineer and Automation both from Fisher Clinical Services as the keynote speakers.

Stellar Board Member and Pharma Expert to Join Executive Team

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

Appointment to lead company's expansion plans for supporting clinical drug development

Nutritional High Provides an Update on Its Colorado Project; Announces Roadshow in Germany

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 24, 2016) - Nutritional High International Inc. (the "Company" or "Nutritional High") (CSE:EAT)(OTCQB:SPLIF)(FRANKFURT:2NU) wishes to provide an update on its launch in Colorado.

Managing Multi-Protocol Programs & Building Efficient Partnerships, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - Join industry expert Svetlana Kolchinsky, Direction of Project Operations at BioTelemetry Research (Cardiocore & VirtualScopics) on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 11am EDT (3pm GMT/UK), as she outlines what it takes to manage multi-protocol programs and deliver consistent results.

The Invisible Epidemic: A Change of Mind Examines the Hidden World of Brain Injuries

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

VICTORIA, BC--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - May Street Productions has just released A Change of Mind, a TV documentary that profiles the hidden world of brain injuries and brings to light the grave lack of support for the vast numbers of people, many undiagnosed, who are suffering with brain impairments.

HANYS Benefit Services' 2016 Employee Benefits Survey Offers Insight into Cost and Compliance Challenges

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:00:00 EDT

ALBANY, NY--(Marketwired - October 24, 2016) - HANYS Benefit Services' 2016 Employee Benefits Survey, Understanding the Strategic Value of Health Benefits, highlights the need to take a multi-faceted approach when designing a cost-efficient and competitive benefits package.

Statement From The Steadman Clinic

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:54:34 EDT

VAIL, CO --(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - The Steadman Clinic issued the following statement in response to yesterday's announcement by the Steadman Hawkins Clinic-Denver that the facility had joined UCHealth and the University of Colorado School of Medicine:

eWellness Announces Its Commercial Launch of its PHZIO Telemedicine Platform

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:58:43 EDT

CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2016) -  eWellness Healthcare Corporation, (OTCQB: EWLL) is the first physical therapy ("PT") telemedicine company to offer insurance reimbursable real-time distance monitored physical therapy treatments. The Company is pleased to announce that it successfully held its commercial launch of its PHZIO PT telemedicine intervention system as a Tier 1 sponsor of the American Physical Therapy Association ("APTA"), Private Practice Section (PPS) Annual Conference held in Las Vegas.

Leveraging Smartphone Sensors to Measure Novel Health Outcomes, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - During an informative session, Dr. Bill Byrom, PhD, Senior Director of Product Innovation at ICON, Christian Gossens, PhD, MBA, Global Head of Early Development Workflows at F. Hoffman-La Roche Ltd and Professor Guillermo Sapiro, PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University will provide insight on three broad areas:

Scott Watson promoted to global chief creative officer at Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2016) - Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior change specialists of Ogilvy & Mather (, and a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (, today announced Scott Watson has been elevated from EVP, chief creative officer of the NJ-based Ogilvy CommonHealth arm of Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide, to global chief creative officer of the entire network.

Innovus (INNV) Licenses Urox Formulation Targeting $3+ Billion Markets --

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:00:00 EDT

REDONDO BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2016) -, a leading financial news and information portal offering free real time public filing alerts, announces the publication of an article discussing Innovus Pharmaceuticals' (OTCQB: INNV) entry into the potentially lucrative overactive bladder and urinary incontinence market.