Dendreon Day - What Got People More Excited, the Announcement or the Stock? Dendreon Day - What Got People More Excited, the Announcement or the Stock?

A current treatment, docetaxel (Taxotere) has some pretty bad side effects, but Provenge can extend...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Global Map to View Swine Flu Alerts – HealthMap for Global Disease Global Map to View Swine Flu Alerts – HealthMap for Global Disease

The site will give a quick visual on where Swine Flu is and has been reported.  This is what it look...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

What’s a Drug Rep’s Worst Enemy – A Computer, Maybe? What’s a Drug Rep’s Worst Enemy – A Computer, Maybe?

According to this study, the virtual reps with the e-promotions are turning out to be a bit more po...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Microsoft Introduces Groundbreaking Technology – Amalga Life Sciences Software Microsoft Introduces Groundbreaking Technology – Amalga Life Sciences Software

There’s quite a bit going on this week, and one expo in particular is the Annual Bio-IT Conference...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

BusinessWeek – Medical Device Award Winners BusinessWeek – Medical Device Award Winners

One product mentioned in the winner’s circle is Merlin.  You can do a search of the blog as I have ...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Tweeting for Trials – TrialX Wins New York Entrepreneur Week Venture Competition Award Tweeting for Trials – TrialX Wins New York Entrepreneur Week Venture Competition Award

I have been somewhat following this company since they started out, and at that point were questioni...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Belly dancers Rally for Better Health Care in Seattle Belly dancers Rally for Better Health Care in Seattle

They have to usually find their own private insurance plans, hope the weather was nice that day.  B...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Influenza Tracking Project – Now You Can Talk about it on Facebook Influenza Tracking Project – Now You Can Talk about it on Facebook

If you have the flu, Swine or otherwise and want to talk about it to help researchers, here’s the p...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Johns Hopkins Health System Acquires Suburban Hospital – Bethesda, MD Johns Hopkins Health System Acquires Suburban Hospital – Bethesda, MD

The Suburban Hospital location is right across the street from the NIH, so this is probably a very good strategic move with the relations t...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Regulators again criticize conditions at Anaheim General Hospital – Orange County, CA Regulators again criticize conditions at Anaheim General Hospital – Orange County, CA

A few more blows for this hospital trying to survive.  It has already lost it’ accreditation from t...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Obama Chooses the “Smart People” for Tech Advisors : Google’s Schmidt and Microsoft’s Mundie Obama Chooses the “Smart People” for Tech Advisors : Google’s Schmidt and Microsoft’s Mundie

Well it’s official now, the “Smart People” are technical advisors for Obama.  Where did they come f...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Personal Genome Project looking for next wave of volunteers for an entire sequencing Personal Genome Project looking for next wave of volunteers for an entire sequencing

If you are looking to qualify for an opportunity for a free sequence of your DNA, you could apply h...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Man in Iowa Charged with Attempted Murder After Cutting His Father’s Pacemaker from His Chest Man in Iowa Charged with Attempted Murder After Cutting His Father’s Pacemaker from His Chest

This a pretty demented story to say the least and what was he going to do with the pacemaker afterwards?  We live in a world with some very...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

A Cyber-Attack On Morgan Hill – California Hospital Reduced to Paper for a Day A Cyber-Attack On Morgan Hill – California Hospital Reduced to Paper for a Day

This story probably did not get a lot of press, but when an attack of such, cutting the cables occu...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Swine Flu: Dr. Oz Speaks Out and Gives Some Advice and Information Swine Flu: Dr. Oz Speaks Out and Gives Some Advice and Information

We all heard the news on Sunday with the outbreak of Swine Flu, and the obvious of course is not to ...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

General Mills Using Microsoft Tag On Food Products General Mills Using Microsoft Tag On Food Products

A while back I made a post about Windows Mobile Tags and perhaps it went a bit unnoticed, but now w...

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Monday, April 27, 2009

Kaiser Permanente offers Abbreviated Personal Health Records on a Read Only USB drive for $5.00 Kaiser Permanente offers Abbreviated Personal Health Records on a Read Only USB drive for $5.00

This actually is not a bad idea as it is not a complete PHR, but rather the information one would n...

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Sunday, April 26, 2009

One More Reason for Statins – May Lower the Risk of Prostate Cancer and Better Senior Sex Life One More Reason for Statins – May Lower the Risk of Prostate Cancer and Better Senior Sex Life

Gosh it sure seems like one way or another we will all be directed at some point to look at or consi...

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Sunday, April 26, 2009

Pomegranate Juice – Pom Wonderful Promotes better health Pomegranate Juice – Pom Wonderful Promotes better health

Pomegranate juice is high in antioxidants, which of course makes it a desirable beverage to include...

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Sunday, April 26, 2009
 
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