A Rheumatoid Arthritis Primer

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a serious, chronic autoimmune disease that affects roughly 1.5 million Americans. While it mainly attacks the joints of the hands, wrists and feet, RA can attack… Read More

FDA Sets Sights on Laboratory Developed Tests

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According to leading experts, there are over 3,000 Laboratory Developed Tests (LDTs) marketed in the US. LDTs are tests developed by large, medium, small and specialized clinical labs such as… Read More

Health Care Lay-offs Becoming the Norm

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The figures in the government’s monthly jobs reflect the massive layoffs occurring in the health care industry. Health care companies eliminated 6,000 positions in December after a year of slow… Read More

Featured Provider: Krishnamurthy-KN on the Used Medical Devices Market

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If you’re in need of something as specific as a qualified opinion on the market for used medical equipment in India, where do you look?! Fortunately, both expert user Krishnamurthy-KN… Read More

Looking for Ways to Decrease Senior Readmissions Under ACA

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Leading researchers at the University of Southern California, Stanford University, The Harris School at The University of Chicago and Precision Health Economics, recently studied the relationship between the use of… Read More

Deadly Amoeba and Water Quality

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Health officials found Naegleria fowleri, a deadly brain-eating amoeba, in the drinking water of two Louisiana parishes. According to Louisiana’s State Health Officer, chlorine levels will be increased in response… Read More

Why Are Eligible Patients Not Receiving Lifesaving Devices?

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Researchers have found that the cardiac arrest deaths of some patients may have been prevented. The Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute study is in the October 15, 2013 edition of Circulation, the… Read More

“Zintro has provided the opportunity to connect with many new clients around the world” – Galvin Mould

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Galvin Mould is a senior executive in the medical device industry, having gained many years of experience in international sales, marketing and general management. Primarily focusing on orthopedics, Mould also… Read More

A Regular Sleep Pattern Could Help Us Control Our Diet

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It was revealed in a new study that sleep deprivation leads to a tendency to eat more than usual and gain weight. Significant changes caused by sleep deprivation highly affect… Read More

A Step In The Right Direction

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Facebook recently changed its policy granting users the option to post mastectomy photos. Survivors and advocates for a cure appreciate the chance to share their experiences and accurately portray breast… Read More

How To Prevent HPV Among Young Adults

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Throughout the past few years, thanks to the HPV vaccine, there has been a dramatic decrease among teenage girls in HPV infection, which is considered to be one of the… Read More

New Approaches To Stem Cell Research

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As of today, a wide range of cell reprogramming techniques exist to be used for tissue development and drug testing. Gene therapy, which is the most common approach, uses retrovirus… Read More

Did Cutting 1.5 Trillion Calories from Circulation in U.S. Help Fight Obesity?

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In 2009 the number of obese Americans exceeded 72 million (26.7% of American adults). In an attempt to mitigate this issue, 16 of the country’s largest food and beverage companies… Read More

“Rare expertise may take months to put together without Zintro” – Olivier Jarry

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Strategy consultant and aerospace engineer, Olivier Jarry had a very successful career, having worked for 28 years in a wide range of industries including life sciences, nutrition, high tech and management… Read More

International public health experts address issues in Pakistan and India

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We asked public health professionals from around the globe to offer up their most pressing public health issues. Many responded with incredible depth and insight on a variety of issues…. Read More

Public health experts address issues related to children

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We asked public health professionals from around the globe to offer up their most pressing public health issues. Many responded with incredible depth and insight on a variety of issues…. Read More