Dr. Erika Talks About Alternatives to Synthetic Hormones Like Premarin and Prempro - FDA Approved Bio Identical Solutions Dr. Erika Talks About Alternatives to Synthetic Hormones Like Premarin and Prempro - FDA Approved Bio Identical Solutions

I had the opportunity to chat with Dr. Erika Schwartz recently about Bio Identical Hormone Therapy last year and today here on Fox she’s ag...

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Sunday, October 31, 2010

FDA Approves Teflaro–An Injectable Bacterial Treatment To Help Fight Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia to Include MRSA & Other Strains FDA Approves Teflaro–An Injectable Bacterial Treatment To Help Fight Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia to Include MRSA & Other Strains

This is certainly good news as the MRSA battle is something hospitals and us in the wild are dealing with more frequently today.  Doctors an...

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Sunday, October 31, 2010

Proteus ONE™* Proton Therapy System Announced at One Third the Size of Current Systems for Nuclear Cancer Treatments Proteus ONE™* Proton Therapy System Announced at One Third the Size of Current Systems for Nuclear Cancer Treatments

This is interesting as the article states that in 4years they plan to have the first room set up and operational in Europe so it makes you w...

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Sunday, October 31, 2010

In India More Have Cell Phones Than Toilet Access UN States–A Case of Imbalance And A Government Playing Catch Up? In India More Have Cell Phones Than Toilet Access UN States–A Case of Imbalance And A Government Playing Catch Up?

No doubt cell phones bring communications to those who live in poverty and in time hopefully will begin to improve the quality of life we ho...

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Sunday, October 31, 2010

Scientists At Wake Forest Grow a Mini Liver From Human Cells–Regenerative Medicine Scientists At Wake Forest Grow a Mini Liver From Human Cells–Regenerative Medicine

Wake Forest University School of Medicine is where they grow body parts.  Both 60 Minutes and Dr. Oz have paid a few visits to the facility ...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Rally To Restore Sanity–A Big Success With Some Real Straight Talk About The Disruption and Distraction We Live With Today Rally To Restore Sanity–A Big Success With Some Real Straight Talk About The Disruption and Distraction We Live With Today

I enjoyed watching the show and the under currents and statements they made were loud and clear.  I focus on this from a healthcare point of...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

B. Braun Recalls Seven Lots of Heparin–Potential Contamination–FDA States Not a Signification Public Health Threat B. Braun Recalls Seven Lots of Heparin–Potential Contamination–FDA States Not a Signification Public Health Threat

W are back again to the concern of the raw material – pig intestines – from China with a substance added to stretch heparin and this article...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Merck (KGaA) Sells Women's Health Business to Teva for 285 million Merck (KGaA) Sells Women's Health Business to Teva for 285 million

Merck KGaA is a separate independent company from New Jersey Based Merck, so again watch and look for subsidiary actions here as ownership ...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

I Think I'm A Clone Now (I Think I’m Alone Now) Stem Cell Humor (Video) I Think I'm A Clone Now (I Think I’m Alone Now) Stem Cell Humor (Video)

This is great, good graphics work here too.  Love the lyrics from Weird Al Yankovic…I can be my own best friend…another one of me is always ...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Bristol-Myers Gets Notice From FDA To Clean Up Puerto Rico Manufacturing Plant–Sale of  Belatacept Drug On Hold For Compliance Bristol-Myers Gets Notice From FDA To Clean Up Puerto Rico Manufacturing Plant–Sale of Belatacept Drug On Hold For Compliance

Belatacept is an important new drug to help in the rejection process with organ transplants.  The drug is actually made in New York but pac...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Anaheim General Hospital Regains Medicare Approval Status in the OC Anaheim General Hospital Regains Medicare Approval Status in the OC

In December of 2008 this longstanding hospital in Orange County lost their Medicare status and this is good to see the improvements and come...

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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Governor Schwarzenegger Announces The Opening of the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine at USC Governor Schwarzenegger Announces The Opening of the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine at USC

The Governor speaks in a humorous but nice way on all the donations Eli and Edythe Broad have made and how he’s following them around as the...

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Friday, October 29, 2010

Senator Tom Coburn States Government Has Spent Over a Billion Plus on the Deceased For HealthCare and Related Supplies Senator Tom Coburn States Government Has Spent Over a Billion Plus on the Deceased For HealthCare and Related Supplies

Here’s definitely an area for budget cuts where nobody will complain or get hurt.   The reality here though is the fact that IT infrastructu...

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Friday, October 29, 2010

Sandoz Recalls in the US of all Vials of Methotrexate Injection–Glass Flakes in the Drug- Deaf FDA & Drug Company Ears As Related to Using Bar Coding For Recalls Sandoz Recalls in the US of all Vials of Methotrexate Injection–Glass Flakes in the Drug- Deaf FDA & Drug Company Ears As Related to Using Bar Coding For Recalls

Well my campaign for 2D bar coding is still alive and well but the FDA and the drug and device companies still seem pretty deaf.  The drug i...

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Friday, October 29, 2010

Hospitalist Chats With ER Physician and Cardiologist–Humor (Videos) Hospitalist Chats With ER Physician and Cardiologist–Humor (Videos)

These are funny and the Happy Hospitalist has few more over there and we are all being entertained today with the Xtranormal video series, ...

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Friday, October 29, 2010

FDA approves Avanir To Treat Involuntary Crying and Laughing FDA approves Avanir To Treat Involuntary Crying and Laughing

When you first think of this you almost have to maybe chuckle a bit but the drug is real and used to treat a disorder to where those with ne...

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Friday, October 29, 2010

Microsoft Buying 3D-chip Company Canesta–Natural User Interface For PC And Will Take EHRs/PHRs to a New Level Of Interactions Microsoft Buying 3D-chip Company Canesta–Natural User Interface For PC And Will Take EHRs/PHRs to a New Level Of Interactions

If you have not heard about the new technology coming out for Xbox 360 it is Kinect and we are looking at the same with computers and accord...

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Friday, October 29, 2010
 
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