Health Care/Hospital

Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reaffirms its Confidence in Meeting its Make Good Target for Fiscal Year 2008

BEIJING, May 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: LTUS) ("Lotus" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical company in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today reiterates its confidence in meeting the "make good" earnings target of net income $13.1 million for...

2008-05-30 23:51 616

WHO Honours 15-Year Old Japanese Boy for Creating Smoke-Free Streets World No Tobacco Day, 31 May 2008

MANILA, May 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The World Health Organization (WHO) today presented a World No Tobacco Day Award to a 15-year old Japanese boy for his relentless efforts to keep the streets of his city smoke free. Yuhta Ohishi started his tobacco-control advocacy efforts at the age of 10,...

2008-05-30 15:09 655

WHO Warns of Tobacco Offensive Against the Young

World No Tobacco Day, 31 May 2008 MANILA, Philippines, May 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The World Health Organization (WHO) today raised the alarm on the tobacco marketing net that targets half a billion young people in the Western Pacific Region, warning of the industry's marketing ploys to h...

2008-05-30 13:56 706

Renhuang Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Solid Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Results

HARBIN, China, May 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Renhuang Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Pink Sheets: RHGP) (“Renhuang” or “the Company”), a leading pharmaceutical company in the People’s Republic of China (“PRC”), today reported solid financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 3...

2008-05-30 04:08 860

China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Reports Net Income Growth of 304.4% for First Quarter 2008

Successful Integration of Recent Acquisitions; Continued Focus on Operational Efficiencies SHENZHEN, China, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) (“Nepstar” or “the Company”), the largest retail drugstore chain in China, today announced its un...

2008-05-28 19:00 574

China Biologic Products Announces SFDA Approval for the Production and Sale of Human Albumin 12.5g/vial (25%, 50 ml)

TAIAN CITY, China, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Biologic Products, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBPO) (“CBP,” or the “Company”), one of the leading plasma-based pharmaceutical companies in the People’s Republic of China (“China” or the “PRC”), today announced that the Company has b...

2008-05-29 20:00 692

China Medicine Corporation Held Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

GUANGZHOU, China, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Medicine Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CHME) (“China Medicine” or “the Company”), a leading distributor and developer of prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals, traditional Chinese medicines (“TCM”), nutritional and dietary-supp...

2008-05-29 20:00 640

IDF Urges Healthcare Providers to Address the Relationship Between Type 2 Diabetes and Sleep Apnea

SAN FRANCISCO and BRUSSELS, June 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Treating These Closely-Related Conditions Requires New Clinical Practices and Research to Reduce Personal and Public Health Costs The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) warned today that recent research demonstrates that type ...

2008-06-08 04:45 696

Mindray to Attend Morgan Stanley China Summit 2008

SHENZHEN, China, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices worldwide, today announced that Mr. Minghe Cheng, Mindray’s executive vice president of strategic development and Ms. Sus...

2008-05-29 19:15 666

Protecting Infants Affected by the China Earthquake

Joint UNICEF-WHO Statement for the Media BEIJING, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Natural and man-made disasters -- earthquakes, floods, droughts and wars -- regularly put lives at risk. And babies caught in the ensuing chaos are vulnerable to malnutrition and death. Journalists have an...

2008-05-29 18:59 615

Norway Provides Surgical Supplies, Water Purification Equipment for China

BEIJING, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Norwegian government is providing the World Health Organization with US$1.07 million of healthcare supplies for earthquake survivors in China, said Dr Eric Laroche, Assistant Director-General for WHO's Health Action in Crises cluster. (Logo: ...

2008-05-29 20:25 747

Tianyin Pharmaceutical Provides Assistance to Earthquake Relief in Sichuan, China and Launches New Website

CHENGDU, China, May 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tianyin Pharmaceutical, Co., Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: TYNP), a manufacturer and supplier of modernized traditional Chinese medicine (“TCM”) based in Chengdu, China, today announced that it has been providing space and assistance to prod...

2008-05-29 20:00 757

Xi'an 38 Fule Health & Advisory, LTD Lists on International OTCQX

XI'AN, China, May 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xi'an 38 Fule Health & Advisory, LTD ("38 Fule", or the "Company") (OTCQX: XNFHF) today announced that the Company has begun trading on the OTC market's highest tier, OTCQX, under the symbol XNFHF. OTCQX provides a premier trading, quotation and discl...

2008-05-30 09:00 702

China Sky One Medical, Inc. Engages Moore Stephens as New Independent Auditor

HARBIN, China, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical, Inc. (AMEX: CSY) (“China Sky One” or “the Company”), a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of pharmaceutical, medicinal and diagnostic products in China, announced today that it has engaged MSPC, Certified Public Ac...

2008-05-28 22:30 767

China Sky One Medical, Inc. Commences Trading on the American Stock Exchange

HARBIN, China, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical, Inc. (Amex: CSY) (“China Sky One Medical” or “the Company”), a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of pharmaceutical, medicinal and diagnostic products in China, today announced today that its common shares began tr...

2008-05-28 22:29 668

3SBio Inc. to Present at the Goldman Sachs Twenty-Ninth Annual Global Healthcare Conference

SHENYANG, China, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 3SBio Inc. (Nasdaq: SSRX), a leading biotechnology company focused on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing biopharmaceutical products primarily in China, announces that David Chen, Chief Operating Officer, and Kevin Teo...

2008-05-28 21:49 557

100 Tons of UNICEF Medical Supplies to Land in Sichuan

Joint Child Psychosocial Support Mission Concludes; Urgent Needs Defined BEIJING, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A UNICEF emergency relief shipment containing 100 tons of health and nutritional supplies for children and pregnant women will arrive in Sichuan on Friday May 30. The shipment of ...

2008-05-28 11:52 606

WuXi PharmaTech Announces First Quarter 2008 Results

First Quarter Revenues Up 69% and Net Income Up 132% Year-Over-Year SHANGHAI, China, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device research and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the...

2008-05-28 04:30 724

Study Showed ALIMTA(R) (pemetrexed for injection) Improved Survival in Certain Types of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Patients with Adenocarcinoma or Large Cell Carcinoma Histologies Achieved Improvement in Overall Survival when Treated with ALIMTA-based Regimen INDIANAPOLIS, May 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The type of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients have may now influence their treatment regimen ...

2008-05-28 19:00 427

Sinovac Receives RMB 20 Million Purchase Order for Healive from China's Ministry of Health to Vaccinate Earthquake Victims

BEIJING, May 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Amex: SVA), a leading provider of vaccines in China, today announced that the Ministry of Health has purchased approximately RMB 20 million (US$2.86 million) of the Company's inactivated hepatitis A vaccine, Healive(R), to vaccinate pe...

2008-05-27 22:45 674
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