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Deadly online pills are back-street abortions of the 21st century… ; THE MIRROR INVESTIGATES Cheap drugs sold by gangs can be killers, warn experts… [Mirror (UK)]

Jan25

Deadly online pills are back-street abortions of the 21st century… ; THE MIRROR INVESTIGATES Cheap drugs sold by gangs can be killers, warn experts EXCLUSIVE [Edition 2]KILLER black market abortion drugs are flooding into the UK from Far Eastern crime gangs, a Daily Mirror investigation has found.The pills are being bought online by teenage girls […]

43,500 patients from Scotland are treated in English hospitals [Herald, The (Scotland)]

Dec30

THE number of people from Scotland being treated in English hospitals has risen for the fourth consecutive year, figures show.More than 43,500 people travelled south of the Border to be seen as inpatient, outpatient or emergency cases in 2011, the latest year for which figures are available. The figure is a more than 12% up […]

Sembiosys and Tasly Pharmaceuticals Sign Multi-Product Commercialization and Platform Collaboration Agreement

Oct11

One of China's Largest Pharmaceutical Companies to Commercialize SemBioSys' Plant-Based Manufacturing Technology in Global Joint VentureCALGARY, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – SemBioSys Genetics Inc. (TSX:SBS), today announced that it has signed a product and platform development collaboration agreement (the "Agreement") with Tasly Pharmaceuticals, Ltd ("Tasly") of Tianjin China and its wholly owned subsidiary Tasly U.S. […]

Syneron Beauty Receives FDA Clearance for New Tanda Luxe Device for Treatment of Periorbital Wrinkles at Home

Aug16

YOKNEAM, ISRAEL (MARKET WIRE) 08/16/11 Syneron Beauty, a pioneer in the design, development and distribution of sophisticated consumer home-use aesthetic devices and products, and a subsidiary of Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS), announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the new Tända™ Luxe […]

Xpressdelivery.Com Expanded Its Drug List Adding Most Demanded Generic Medications

Jun28

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 28, 2011Originally launched to sell generic Viagra online, Internet drugstore xpressdelivery.com expanded the list of drugs offered, adding more categories and becoming one of fastest-developing pharmacies with affordable prices any customer can enjoy.The pharmacy made the decision of expanding the drug list based on the multiple requests of its customers. […]

CJD PATIENT ‘IN TURMOIL’ [Edition 3] [South Wales Evening Post (Wales)]

Mar29

A PATIENT told she is at risk of developing deadly brain disease CJD after undergoing surgery at Singleton Hospital has said the news has thrown her life into turmoil.The 70-year-old woman is among 38 who have received letters from health bosses advising them they are now at risk.All the affected patients underwent surgery between 2007 […]

There’s no epidemic here ; Have Your Say [South Wales Evening Post (Wales)]

Mar29

WE are responding to your report of an "epidemic" of bed sores in Swansea hospitals (Evening Post, Saturday, March 19) which is completely untrue and has caused amazement and anger amongst our clinical staff. We wish to set the record straight.ABM University Health Board has been working very hard to stop patients from developing pressure […]

Hospital warns patients they may have been exposed to CJD

Mar29

Thirty-eight patients who underwent surgery with instruments previously used on a patient at high risk of the fatal brain condition CJD have been warned they may contract the disease.Health authorities say the likelihood of the long-incubating Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease having spread is low. However, the concerns over possible sterilisation problems at a hospital in south Wales […]

New Online Resource Helps Patients Make The Most of Their Second Chance Following A Heart Attack Or Heart Procedure

Mar29

You have just arrived home from the hospital after having a heart attack… now what? Following a heart attack or heart procedure, many patients are unsure of the steps to take toward a successful recovery. YourHeartNewStart.ca, developed by Eli Lilly Canada in partnership with the World Heart Federation, is a new online resource designed specifically […]

Vexim, Specialist in Minimally Invasive Anatomical Restoration of Vertebral Compression Fractures, is Awarded FDA Certification for Its COHESION Cement

Mar29

A next generation very high viscosity cement with characteristics ideal for patients and surgeons that combines high performance with safety, reliability and flexibility of use TOULOUSE, France(BUSINESS WIRE) Vexim specialises in medical instruments and the minimally invasive treatment of vertebral fractures. The company recently announced that it had been awarded FDA certification for its flagship […]