Health Care & Hospitals This section contains releases covering every aspect of the health care industry, with special focus on hospitals and medical groups. Find information on upcoming medical and health care conferences, along with study results, policy changes, and news of advancements in the field. Also included are announcements of awards won by doctor, surgeons, and other health care providers as well as financial and company information regarding new appointments and partnerships, funding, quarterly reports, and legal news.

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Jul 21, 2016, 11:54 ET Parkinson's Disease Foundation Opens $500,000 in Grant Funding, Urges Scientists to Address Key Unmet Needs in Patient Community

 The Parkinson's Disease Foundation® (PDF®) urges researchers to help solve, treat and end the unmet needs of the Parkinson's...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:46 ET Soaring Heat Puts Older Illinoisans At Risk

 With temperatures climbing this week above 90 degrees across the state and heat indexes well into triple digits, AARP today reminded...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:36 ET MarketResearch.com: New Downloadable Presentation - A New Paradigm on Healthy Fats and Oils

 As a leading provider of market research, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce the addition of a new downloadable presentation from the...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:35 ET PerioLase MVP-7 Named Top 100 Products by Dentistry Today

Dentistry Today's Readers have recognized the PerioLase MVP-7 as one of the top 100 products in 2016.  The 30th annual award showcases what is...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:30 ET Liquid Biopsy Market Worth 1.66 Billion USD by 2021

According to a new market research report " Liquid Biopsy Market Cancer Type (Lung, Breast, Colorectal, Prostate, Liver), Circulating Biomarkers...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:16 ET Wrist fractures linked to poor balance in elderly patients

Elderly patients suffering a low energy wrist (distal radius) fracture are more likely to have difficulties with balance, placing them at risk...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:10 ET Global Immuno-Oncology Deal Trends Report 2011-15 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Immuno-Oncology Deal Trends, 2011-15" report to their offering. Immuno-oncology is an...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:10 ET Pharma's Patient Centricity Report 2016 - Drivers and Resistors & Impact on Organizations and Cultures - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pharma's Patient Centricity" report to their offering. Many in the industry agree that...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:05 ET Limelight Health technology chosen as health insurance quoting platform for BerniePortal, online HR software company

 Limelight Health®, Limelight Health, provider of enterprise technology for the employee benefits industry, today announced that it will...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:00 ET Philips SimplyGo Mini portable oxygen concentrator conforms to FAA standards, now available for on board aircraft use

 Philips Respironics, a division of Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), announced today that their SimplyGo Mini portable oxygen concentrator...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Funds Treehouse Childhood Cancer Initiative with $2.5 million Grant

The UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute has received a $2.5 million grant over the next five years from St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:55 ET CDC awards $60 million to help states and territories battle Zika

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will begin making awards totaling nearly $60 million to states, cities, and territories to...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:48 ET Pressure BioSciences Announces Initial Shipments of its Enabling, Next-Generation PCT System

Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) ("PBI" or the "Company") today announced the initial shipments of its recently released, next-generation...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:30 ET Children's Minnesota Trauma Center Receives Level I Re-verification Status from the American College of Surgeons

The UnitedHealthcare® Pediatric Emergency Department and Level I Trauma Center at Children's Minnesota Minneapolis campus received...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:30 ET Antibodies Market: North America's Revenue Share to Reach 44% in 2016

High rate of product approvals, combined with rising adoption of therapeutic antibodies in developing economies is positively influencing the...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:30 ET Gillette expert changes travel plans amid Zika concerns, cautions Olympic travelers

 A Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare physician is cautioning those who are traveling to the Olympics in Rio to take extra care and...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:24 ET The Lieber Institute for Brain Development to Honor Founder's Legacy Through Establishment of the Constance Lieber Prize for Innovation in Developmental Neuroscience

The Lieber Institute for Brain Development (LIBD), an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, announced today a new prize in the...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:17 ET New Research on Treating Stroke, Aneurysms, and Other Life-Threatening Illnesses to be Highlighted at Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery Boston Meeting, July 25-28

 The Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery's (SNIS) 13th Annual Meeting in Boston will feature new research and best practices in improving...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:17 ET Serten Advisors Announces Two New Transactions Totaling Over 30,000 SF For The United States Pharmacopeial Convention

Serten Advisors, LLC (www.sertenadvisors.com), a leading commercial real estate advisory firm that provides real estate, brokerage and consulting...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:11 ET Essex County Legislators Call on the President of Holy Family Hospital at Merrimack to Negotiate a "Fair Contract" with Nurses to Ensure "Best Care" for the Community

The state legislative delegation representing communities served by Steward Holy Family Hospital at Merrimack Valley (HFHMV) this week sent a...