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Feb 11, 2016, 09:07 ET image

ZocDoc and Grubhub Find a Soup-er Correlation for Cold and Flu Season

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For many Americans, soup is the ultimate comfort food when the sniffles take hold. A new data analysis from digital health marketplace ZocDoc and the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering company Grubhub suggests the home remedy is still tried and true. The annual wintertime uptick of cold and flu-related doctor appointments has a strong...

Feb 11, 2016, 09:37 ET

Kalorama: Not Surprisingly, Growth In Hospital Infections Leads to Revenues for Control Companies

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kalorama Information says the market for treating infections that...

Feb 11, 2016, 09:37 ET

Free Zika CE Course Launched To Prepare Nurses, Health Professionals As Infection Spreads

LAKE CITY, Fla., Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- With the World Health Organization declaring the Zika virus a global...

Feb 11, 2016, 09:37 ET

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to Host Press Conference and Briefing for Vermont Lawmakers

BENNINGTON, Vt., Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, February 11, 2016, volunteers from the...