$58 Million Premarin/Prempro Breast Cancer Judgment – Wyeth (Pfizer) Asks for New Trial $58 Million Premarin/Prempro Breast Cancer Judgment – Wyeth (Pfizer) Asks for New Trial

The judge did reduce the original punitive damages from $99 million and said ok to the $58 million ...

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Monday, May 03, 2010

Remote Area Medical Free Medical Clinic Wraps Up in Los Angeles – May 3rd 2010 – Electronic Records Were Used Remote Area Medical Free Medical Clinic Wraps Up in Los Angeles – May 3rd 2010 – Electronic Records Were Used

Today was the final day and this is a wrap up of what took place and even some of the volunteers who...

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Monday, May 03, 2010

Infusion Pump Recall For Baxter – Will Offer Exchange Sigma Spectrum for Recalled Colleague Models Infusion Pump Recall For Baxter – Will Offer Exchange Sigma Spectrum for Recalled Colleague Models

Just a couple months ago recalls were announced for the Aquarius Hemodialysis systems with Baxter so...

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Monday, May 03, 2010

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Study Reports Some Progress With Depression Remission Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Study Reports Some Progress With Depression Remission

I have added information about a couple of devices that have FDA approval to use transcranial magnet...

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Monday, May 03, 2010

SonoSite Developing Partnership with Physio-Control – Emergency Medical Services With Ultrasound SonoSite Developing Partnership with Physio-Control – Emergency Medical Services With Ultrasound

I have posted about SonoSite here in the past with the last post a few months ago about their small ...

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Monday, May 03, 2010

Intel Capital Increasing Investments in Health IT – Senior Care, Cloud Computing and A Bit More Intel Capital Increasing Investments in Health IT – Senior Care, Cloud Computing and A Bit More

The 2 areas here that affect healthcare are of course the senior information mining an aggregation d...

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Monday, May 03, 2010

Google Integrating “Google Health” Information Into Search Engine Results Google Integrating “Google Health” Information Into Search Engine Results

I tried this out a few times and it’s true, when you search for an item, “Google Health” results ar...

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Saturday, May 01, 2010

Medical Waste Being Recycled Into Building Materials and More – Pella-DRX Pellets Medical Waste Being Recycled Into Building Materials and More – Pella-DRX Pellets

Pella-DRX is the name of the product once it has been recycled which is a pellet.  That needle used...

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Saturday, May 01, 2010

Johnson and Johnson McNeil Healthcare Group Recalls Children’s Over the Counter Liquid Medications Johnson and Johnson McNeil Healthcare Group Recalls Children’s Over the Counter Liquid Medications

The company stated that the chances of any harm are pretty remote, and the problem relates to the in...

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Saturday, May 01, 2010

Remember the Billionaire’s Summit in May 2009 – Oprah Did a Lot of Listening It Was Reported and She’s on Fire Today With Technology Remember the Billionaire’s Summit in May 2009 – Oprah Did a Lot of Listening It Was Reported and She’s on Fire Today With Technology

The meeting was held almost a year ago, but stop and take a look at what Oprah has going on these da...

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Friday, April 30, 2010

The FDA Wants A Price Increase Too – User Fees for Medical Device Companies The FDA Wants A Price Increase Too – User Fees for Medical Device Companies

Small businesses are still given a break for first time applications .  Their fiscal year begins in...

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Friday, April 30, 2010

Insurer Refuses to Pay for Credit Monitoring Services Given to University of Utah Patients Who’s Records Were Stolen – The Expensive Credit Monitoring Service Provided Bill of $2.5 Million Insurer Refuses to Pay for Credit Monitoring Services Given to University of Utah Patients Who’s Records Were Stolen – The Expensive Credit Monitoring Service Provided Bill of $2.5 Million

Ok this is not a small physician’s office who incurred the breach, which was solved and records ret...

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Friday, April 30, 2010

Sleep Farting – There’s a Solution, The Better Marriage Blanket (Video) Sleep Farting – There’s a Solution, The Better Marriage Blanket (Video)

Now what is it in our DNA that causes this (grin).  This look like a real product but I’m not sure ...

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Friday, April 30, 2010

“Is This All There is” One Senator Announced His Retirement at Age 54 – A Culture of Nonparticipation (Opinion) “Is This All There is” One Senator Announced His Retirement at Age 54 – A Culture of Nonparticipation (Opinion)

The article here addresses much of the political feelings and goings on in Congress, but for my litt...

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Friday, April 30, 2010

Blue Cross Premium Increases To Be Resubmitted in California – Algorithms for “Desired Results”? Blue Cross Premium Increases To Be Resubmitted in California – Algorithms for “Desired Results”?

This is certainly a welcome sign here to have the reports substantiated to ensure that the grounds f...

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Friday, April 30, 2010
 
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