Health Care/Hospital

World's Leading Health Experts Urge Countries to Use Newly Released Data to Prevent the Death of Millions of Children Due to Rotavirus

Experts report on progress and explore promise of rotavirus vaccines ISTANBUL, Turkey, June 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Over 350 of the world's leading scientific experts, policymakers and leading public health professionals from 67 countries convened today during the 8th International Rotavirus...

2008-06-05 04:26 794

China Sky One Medical, Inc. Receives SFDA Approval for Five Patches

HARBIN, China, June 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Sky One Medical, Inc. (Amex: CSY) (“China Sky One Medical”, “CSY”), a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of pharmaceutical, medicinal and diagnostic products in China, today announced today that five of its products have received production ...

2008-06-03 20:00 747

Huifeng Bio-Pharmaceutical (HFGB) Provides Update on Current Business and COS Certification

XI'AN, China, June 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Huifeng Bio-Pharmaceutical Technology, Inc (OTC Bulletin Board: HFGB), a leading developer and producer of plant extracts and pharmaceutical raw materials for use in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and food production, released an update ...

2008-06-03 20:30 659

Genesis Pharmaceuticals Closes $30 Million Private Note Placement

LAIYANG, China, June 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genesis Pharmaceuticals Enterprises, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GTEC) (“Genesis” or the “Company”), a leading pharmaceutical company in the People’s Republic of China, today announced that on May 30, 2008, it successfully completed a priva...

2008-06-03 20:00 873

Chindex and United Family Healthcare Respond to Sichuan Earthquake Disaster

BETHESDA, Md., June 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Chindex International, Inc., a leading independent American provider of Western healthcare services and products in the People's Republic of China and its China-based healthcare services division, United Family Healthcare (UFH), responded to the recen...

2008-06-02 13:00 1107

China Pharma Holdings, Inc. Closes $10 Million Financing

HAIKOU CITY, Hainan, China, May 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Pharma Holdings, Inc. ("China Pharma" or "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPHI) which develops, manufactures, and markets generic and branded bio-pharmaceutical products in China, today announced that on May 30, 2008 it closed its re...

2008-05-31 03:41 766

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 23:51 667

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 15:09 746

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 13:56 769

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 04:08 959

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 19:00 622

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 20:00 751

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 20:00 682

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 04:45 726

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 19:15 711

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 18:59 655

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 20:25 798

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 20:00 841

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 09:00 747

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...

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