Common Myths About Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Poison Sumac: WSSA Experts Separate Fact From Fiction

Common Myths About Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Poison Sumac:  WSSA Experts Separate Fact From Fiction
Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 With summer temperatures luring us outdoors, scientists with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) say it’s a great time for refresher course on poison oak, poison ivy and poison sumac. All three thrive during summer months and are known to trigger highly irritating skin rashes that can last ...

Mark Your Calendars for the 4th Annual “Innovation Conference for Common Good” Presented by the HealthTechnology Forum

San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 21, 2015 Key topics include: 1) Overall health and wellness for local and global communities. 2) Finding more effective ways to help communities fight deadly disease outbreaks. 3) Developing innovative technologies to create long-lasting health and wellness solutions for patients. This year it brings together some of the world’s ...

Rosacea is an incurable common skin ailment, but Dr. F. Victor Rueckl of Lakes Dermatology notes that there are new treatment options

Rosacea is an incurable common skin ailment, but Dr. F. Victor Rueckl of Lakes Dermatology notes that there are new treatment options
(PRWEB) April 21, 2015 People try many different things in order to look better. They may go to the gym more often, make sure that they wear sunscreen when going outdoors, and watch what they eat. One area of the body that is of particular concern to many people is their face. A face that ...

Allegheny Health Network Offers Innovative Minimally-Invasive Surgical Procedure for Patients with Common, Yet Difficult to Diagnose, Form of Recurring Back Pain

Allegheny Health Network Offers Innovative Minimally-Invasive Surgical Procedure for Patients with Common, Yet Difficult to Diagnose, Form of Recurring Back Pain
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 Allegheny Health Network is among the first medical centers in the nation to offer a new, minimally invasive surgical alternative for one of the most common types of back pain. Surgeons at Allegheny General Hospital are using the iFuse Implant System to stabilize the sacroiliac (SI) joint. For ...

Unified Compliance Unveils the Common Controls Hub

Unified Compliance Unveils the Common Controls Hub
Lafayette, CA (PRWEB) March 17, 2015 Companies are still struggling to understand and implement the needed policies and controls to meet mounting compliance mandates. To help compliance professionals keep pace with the ever-evolving regulatory demands, confidently manage risk, and ease resource and budget barriers, Unified Compliance today announced the general availability of its Common Controls ...

Information Shield Releases New Common Security Policy Library

Information Shield Releases New Common Security Policy Library
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) December 30, 2014 Information Shield, the leading provider of pre-written Information Security Policies, today announced the release of the Common Policy Library (CPL) – an integrated set of information security policies that enables compliance with multiple regulatory frameworks with a single set of policy templates. “Our work with hundreds of organizations ...

Common Core #1 Reason Parents Homeschool, Reports Discovery K12

Common Core #1 Reason Parents Homeschool, Reports Discovery K12
Monarch Beach, CA (PRWEB) December 02, 2014 Discovery K12, an online homeschool platform and curriculum provider, reports the number one reason parents are homeschooling their kids is because of the national Common Core standards. Forty-three states and the District of Columbia have adopted the Common Core States Standards Initiative (CCSSI) with Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, ...

Spartan Bioscience Receives Korean Regulatory Approval for First Rapid DNA Test of Mutations Affecting Metabolism of Common Drugs

Spartan Bioscience Receives Korean Regulatory Approval for First Rapid DNA Test of Mutations Affecting Metabolism of Common Drugs
Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 Spartan Bioscience today announced that it has received South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) regulatory approval for its Spartan RX CYP2C19 System. The system provides genetic results in less than 60 minutes from a non-invasive cheek swab. The automated system is indicated as an aid ...

Spartan Bioscience Receives Korean Regulatory Approval for First Rapid DNA Test of Mutations Affecting Metabolism of Common Drugs

Spartan Bioscience Receives Korean Regulatory Approval for First Rapid DNA Test of Mutations Affecting Metabolism of Common Drugs
Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 Spartan Bioscience today announced that it has received South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) regulatory approval for its Spartan RX CYP2C19 System. The system provides genetic results in less than 60 minutes from a non-invasive cheek swab. The automated system is indicated as an aid ...

GERD Awareness Week Highlights New Treatments for Common Disorder

GERD Awareness Week Highlights New Treatments for Common Disorder
PITTSBURGH, Pa. (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 Heartburn can be a minor, occasional annoyance precipitated by a big holiday meal. But for some people heartburn is a painful, chronic problem and a symptom of a disease called GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease. During the 16th annual GERD Awareness Week, Nov. 23-29, people experiencing symptoms of GERD ...