Health

Vineti partners with World Courier to provide state-of-the-art supply chain solution for global cell and gene therapy ecosystem

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 8:00am

Together, Vineti and World Courier will offer a holistic, integrated logistics and supply chain solution that will enable cell and gene therapy developers to scale their treatments, care networks, and manufacturing quickly and safely.

Key Points: 
  • Together, Vineti and World Courier will offer a holistic, integrated logistics and supply chain solution that will enable cell and gene therapy developers to scale their treatments, care networks, and manufacturing quickly and safely.
  • Vineti's software solution supports all the major stakeholders in the cell and gene therapy ecosystem, helping everyone from healthcare providers to biopharma and manufacturers exert efficiency and control.
  • "Together, Vineti and World Courier provide a powerful option that helps move innovative therapies into mainstream healthcare.
  • About World Courier World Courier is a global specialty logistics company that designs world-class supply chain programs in complete alignment with customers' business goals.

Vineti partners with World Courier to provide state-of-the-art supply chain solution for global cell and gene therapy ecosystem

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 8:00am

Together, Vineti and World Courier will offer a holistic, integrated logistics and supply chain solution that will enable cell and gene therapy developers to scale their treatments, care networks, and manufacturing quickly and safely.

Key Points: 
  • Together, Vineti and World Courier will offer a holistic, integrated logistics and supply chain solution that will enable cell and gene therapy developers to scale their treatments, care networks, and manufacturing quickly and safely.
  • Vineti's software solution supports all the major stakeholders in the cell and gene therapy ecosystem, helping everyone from healthcare providers to biopharma and manufacturers exert efficiency and control.
  • "Together, Vineti and World Courier provide a powerful option that helps move innovative therapies into mainstream healthcare.
  • About World Courier World Courier is a global specialty logistics company that designs world-class supply chain programs in complete alignment with customers' business goals.

Carolyn S. Watts, M.S.N., R.N., CWON, is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 12:14am

Having been established since 1908, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's School of Nursing has had longstanding success within the field of nursing.

Key Points: 
  • Having been established since 1908, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's School of Nursing has had longstanding success within the field of nursing.
  • Dedicated to the educational development of their nurses, Vanderbilt University ensures that their nurses, "have a voice in virtually everything we do."
  • Endowed with the latest innovations in medical technology, the nurses at the medical center are equipped in a "wide array of professional development opportunities."
  • When not working, Watts volunteers her time to the American Cancer Society, the March of Dimes and Alive Hospice.

Global Contract Research Organization Market 2018-2025 - Market Opportunities with Growing Biosimilars and Biologics Market

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 9:30pm

The "Contract Research Organization Market to 2025 - Global Analysis and Forecasts by Type, End User and Geography" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Contract Research Organization Market to 2025 - Global Analysis and Forecasts by Type, End User and Geography" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The rise in the number of R&D expenditures and outsourcing activities and increasing number of clinical trials are expected to fuel the growth of global CROs market.
  • In the CROs market, the laboratory services segment is expected to the fastest growing segment in the forecast period, by type.
  • The analytical tests for clinical trial samples includes primary end point tests, safety testing, as well as secondary end point testing.

SouthCoast Health expands its Urgent Care locations and services

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 9:02pm

Patients can visit the SouthCoast Health website for specific hours, and addresses for Urgent Care locations.

Key Points: 
  • Patients can visit the SouthCoast Health website for specific hours, and addresses for Urgent Care locations.
  • SouthCoast Health Urgent Care services provide a solution for non-routine medical needs that do not require a visit to the emergency room.
  • When existing patients use SouthCoast Health Urgent Care, the staff can access the patients' medical records and update with details of their urgent care visits.
  • SouthCoast Health Urgent Care allows new patients the opportunity to get established with a primary care doctor who can help manage and maintain the patients' future health and wellness goals.

Global Prebiotic Ingredients Market 2018-2023: BENEO, Cargill, DuPont, and FrieslandCampina have Acquired a Leading Market Position

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 8:45pm

The global prebiotic ingredients market is estimated to be valued at USD 4.07 Billion in 2017; it is projected to grow at a CAGR of 10.4%, to reach USD 7.37 Billion by 2023.

Key Points: 
  • The global prebiotic ingredients market is estimated to be valued at USD 4.07 Billion in 2017; it is projected to grow at a CAGR of 10.4%, to reach USD 7.37 Billion by 2023.
  • Factors such as an increase in the adoption of healthy diets, a wide range of application in the food & beverage industry, and multifunctional nature of prebiotic ingredients are driving their market.
  • The prebiotic ingredients market, on the basis of type, is segmented into oligosaccharides, inulin, and polydextrose.
  • The major restraining factor for the prebiotic ingredients market is low awareness regarding the difference between probiotic and prebiotic ingredients, and high manufacturing and R&D costs.

Where are the Horses: U.S. Horse Rescues Demand Icareihelp Surrender Remaining Racehorses Amid Reported Abuse and Neglect

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 8:00pm

Louisiana state officials have been notified of the situation, including the Department of Agriculture and State Veterinarian.

Key Points: 
  • Louisiana state officials have been notified of the situation, including the Department of Agriculture and State Veterinarian.
  • Callers are referred to the Union Parish Sheriff's Office for information or to file a complaint.
  • I was in the area and was aware he had horses for sale that were allegedly rescued from slaughter.
  • Circle A Home for Horses advocates for the welfare of all equines, including slaughter-bound horses, and supports passage of S.A.F.E.

Janssen Recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day with New Video Series

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 7:41pm

TITUSVILLE, N.J., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10 and the start of National Suicide Prevention Week, the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson launched a new digital video series called "Suicide: The Public Health Crisis We Need to Discuss" as part of its Champions of Science: Janssen Healthy Minds Program .

Key Points: 
  • TITUSVILLE, N.J., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10 and the start of National Suicide Prevention Week, the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson launched a new digital video series called "Suicide: The Public Health Crisis We Need to Discuss" as part of its Champions of Science: Janssen Healthy Minds Program .
  • As part of the four-part video series, panelists discuss the importance of having both honest conversations about mental health and suicide and resources available to help with this difficult topic.
  • If you or a loved one are in crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
  • The new videos about suicide prevention can be viewed on the J&J and Janssen YouTube channels.

Florida Representative Travis Cummings Receives 2018 Hospice Champion Award

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 7:35pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Hospice & Palliative Care Association presented Rep. Travis Cummings (R), Orange Park the "2018 Hospice Champion Award" on August 23rd.

Key Points: 
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Hospice & Palliative Care Association presented Rep. Travis Cummings (R), Orange Park the "2018 Hospice Champion Award" on August 23rd.
  • The "Hospice Champion" Award is granted to those who display dedication to public service in assuring access to quality hospice care for Floridians and their loved ones.
  • "It is fitting that Travis Cummings receive the Hospice Champion Award.
  • Rep. Cummings expressed his thanks for being the 2018 Hospice Champion honoree, "I am humbled to be recognized as a hospice champion by the Florida Hospice & Palliative Care Association.

Good Friends, Good Food

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 6:35pm

In fact, 64 percent of dog owners surveyed reported asking their dog if it likes its food after serving it.

Key Points: 
  • In fact, 64 percent of dog owners surveyed reported asking their dog if it likes its food after serving it.
  • The majority of dog owners surveyed agreed the type of food their dog eats has an impact on its health and mood.
  • For 43 percent of Millennial dog owners surveyed, they reported spending more money on their dog's food than their own groceries.
  • Fortunately, not all nutritionally sound options will break the bank, but it is a good idea to do some research to understand the nutritional value and quality of the food you provide.