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Mar 27, 2015, 19:43 ET

Alexander Chi, MD Involved in Groundbreaking Lung Cancer Treatment Studies

 West Virginia University thoracic radiation oncologist Alexander Chi, MD is currently the principal investigator on a potentially...

Mar 25, 2015, 08:35 ET

Training Offers Tools for Prevention of Mental Illness in Children and Adolescents

 New training offers understanding and tools for prevention of mental illnesses in children. Photo -...

Mar 05, 2015, 19:09 ET

Important Security and Protection Notification

To past and current patients of Sharon J. Jones, M.D.: On the evening of January 8, 2015, our office was broken into and our 2014 credit card...

Mar 04, 2015, 10:31 ET
Our Epic Future: Create It With Clean Energy.

Five Groups Mount "Epic" Push To Enlist More Americans To Join Movement For A Fossil-Free, Nuclear-Free Clean Energy Future

A week ahead of the fourth anniversary of the Fukushima reactor disaster, five leading organizations fighting for America's clean-energy future...

Mar 02, 2015, 08:04 ET

Natrelle Inspira A New Era of Highly Differentiated Breast Implants

 The US FDA has approved a new style of breast implant by Allergan called the Natrelle Inspira. This is a round-shaped, highly-filled silicone...

Feb 10, 2015, 08:56 ET
e-MDs is a leading developer of integrated EHR and practice management software. The company is an industry leader for usable, connected software that enables physician productivity and a superior clinical experience. e-MDs software continues to receive top rankings from KLAS(R), AmericanEHR(TM) Partners, and others. According to data provided by CMS, e-MDs clients are attesting in the top proportion of all major vendors. For more information, please visit http://www.e-mds.com.

e-MDs, Lightbeam Health and Princeton HealthCare System Partner to Enhance Population Health

 e-MDs, a leading provider of electronic health records (EHRs) and practice management (PM) solutions, and Lightbeam Health Solutions, LLC, a...

Jan 30, 2015, 19:01 ET

Clinical Study: Improved Breast Reconstruction Outcomes with Seri Scaffold

Dr. Mark Jewell announces the first publication of 1 year outcome data involving the use of Seri Surgical Scaffold in breast reconstruction in...

Jan 28, 2015, 13:58 ET

Research study at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center aims to fight pancreatic cancer

A new clinical trial at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center aims to test a new treatment to fight late-stage pancreatic cancer, one of the nation's...

Dec 18, 2014, 08:56 ET
e-MDs is a leading developer of integrated EHR and practice management software. The company is an industry leader for usable, connected software that enables physician productivity and a superior clinical experience. e-MDs software continues to receive top rankings from KLAS(R), AmericanEHR(TM) Partners, and others. According to data provided by CMS, e-MDs clients are attesting in the top proportion of all major vendors. For more information, please visit http://www.e-mds.com.

e-MDs is First EHR to Connect to Kansas Infectious Disease Registry

 e-MDs, a leading provider of electronic health records (EHRs) and practice management (PM) solutions and Kansas Health Information Network...

Dec 15, 2014, 08:00 ET
Invented by a dentist and hygienist, the new MD Brush is designed to reduce and eliminate gum disease.

A New Angle on Brushing Your Teeth

Look around you – at least seven out of ten people in the US have bacterial gum disease and most of them don't even know it.  An...

Dec 10, 2014, 19:25 ET
Dr. Richard P. Glunk, M.D., F.A.C.S. Selected For "Best Of Style 2014"

Dr. Richard P. Glunk, M.D., F.A.C.S. Selected For "Best of Style 2014"

Announcing a special recognition appearing in the July, 2014 issue of Philadelphia Style published by Philadelphia Style Magazine, LLC. Dr. Richard...

Nov 18, 2014, 08:35 ET

Ebola: Why You Still Need to Be Concerned

 In Evading Ebola, David DeRose, MD, MPH, argues for keeping on high alert as the epidemic continues to ravage West Africa.  "We still...

Nov 07, 2014, 11:42 ET

Pioneer of Anti-Nuclear Movement to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from 14 Organizations

Michael Mariotte, the president of the Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS), will be honored Monday (November 10, 2014) by more than a...

Nov 04, 2014, 11:00 ET

MD Insider Announces Record-Breaking Equity Crowdfunding Round

MD Insider, a big data healthcare innovator that significantly reduces healthcare costs for employers, today announced that it closed a $1.5...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Signs Distribution Agreement to Bring Go Dropless™ Proprietary Formulations to Ophthalmologists in Puerto Rico

 Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMMY), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of...

Oct 29, 2014, 15:28 ET

Giant Food Alerts Customers To Voluntary Recall Of Giant Brand Packaged Cilantro

 Following a recall by Shenandoah Growers, Giant Food announced it removed from sale Giant brand packaged cilantro due to potential Salmonella...

Oct 29, 2014, 12:46 ET

Nine Environmental Groups, NRDC File Lawsuits Challenging NRC Failure To Comply With 2012 Court Ruling On Nuclear Waste Storage

Nine environmental groups and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) filed separate lawsuits today in the D.C. Court of Appeals challenging...

Oct 28, 2014, 12:00 ET

Dr. Jason Emer Speaks at California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery's Annual Scientific Meeting

 Elite dermatologic surgeon Dr. Jason Emer was among the few selected physicians to speak at the 16th Annual Scientific Meeting held by...

Oct 27, 2014, 12:12 ET

MD Insider Adds World-Class Board Members to its Board of Directors

 MD Insider, a big data healthcare innovator that significantly reduces healthcare costs for employers, announced today that Michael Fertik,...

Oct 24, 2014, 19:06 ET

Dr. Jason Emer Discusses Celebrity Plastic Surgery Rumors on Scoopla

 Leading dermatologic surgeon Dr. Jason Emer of Beverly Hills, Calif. was featured on Scoopla Oct. 22, where he weighed in on breaking...