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SCHERPENHEUVEL, Belgium-Belgium's roads are among the riskiest in Europe so thousands of drivers come here to take out an Almighty insurance policy. Every year, more than 5,000 people-most of them Belgian, along with a few Dutch and Germans-drive to this pilgrimage site to have their cars blessed by a priest.
Lehmann Maupin today announces its representation of Patrick van Caeckenbergh . The gallery will present the artist's debut exhibition in New York in the autumn of 2015.
He will report in December to Brussels, Belgium, where he will lead the European Council , an agency of the European Union comprised of heads of state of the member nations. While it has no legislative authority, the council serves as an influential director of EU priorities and actions.
From the Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, KU Leuven Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences , Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization , and Graduate School of Medicine , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; Population Studies Unit, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland ; Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland ; Centro de NefrologA a and Departamento de FisiopatologA a, Hospital de ClA nicas, Universidad de la RepAoblica, Montevideo, Uruguay ; the AsociaciA3n EspaA ola Primera de Socorros Mutuos, Montevideo, Uruguay ; Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University ... (more)
Local grassroots organization Bracelet of Hope is being recognized by the International Education Business Partnership Network and the Conference Board of Canada for work done to combat the HIV/AIDS crisis in Africa. Rockwood resident Dr. Anne Marie Zajdlik, who founded the organization in 2005, is travelling to Brussels, Belgium on Sept.
On Sept. 10, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov of Russia announced that Russia and China are in the works to create an alternative replacement to the long-standing SWIFT system, and end for good the dollar as the sole reserve currency in the global financial system.
INSIDE Secure , a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, Selinko, the object identification company, and Cherry On, a company committed to reducing the problem of lost and stolen bikes, today announce the availability of BikeSeal, a smart secure system designed to fight bike theft and aide in the recovery of lost or stolen property. BikeSeal solves a growing problem for urban cyclists by deterring thieves with a visible anti-theft system that contains a bank-level certified secure Near Field Communication chip that allows owners to digitally record ownership of a bike using a unique ID.
Tom Mortier is taking Belgium to Europe's highest court for allowing doctors to euthanize his depressed mother and waiting to notify him until the next day. Euthanasia killings in Belgium and the Netherlands have spiked in recent years, especially for people with mental illness or depression, and the elderly who don't want to go to nursing homes.
A new study suggests a pioneering testing technology could reduce hospital stays by up to eight days and lower annual health care costs for people with serious infections by approximately $2.2 million . The cost reductions are based on a health economic model from the RApid Diagnosis of Infections in the CriticAlly IlL study, presented today at the 54th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy in Washington, D.C. The RADICAL study indicates that Abbott's technology has the ability to detect the source of the infection such as bacteria, fungi or viruses within hours, even when blood cultures are negative.
From Inserm U955 and DA©partement de Physiologie and Service de Cardiologie , HA pital Henri Mondor, UniversitA© Paris-Est CrA©teil, CrA©teil, France; Sorbonne UniversitA©s, UPMC UniversitA© Paris 06, CR7 , Inserm, U1135 , and CNRS, ERL 8255 , Centre d'Immunologie et des Maladies Infectieuses, Paris, France; Respiratory Division, University Hospitals of Leuven and Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; UniversitA© Paris-Sud, UnitA© mixte de Recherche en SantA© 770, Le Kremlin-BicAatre, France ; Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA ; and Heart, Lung, Blood and Vascular, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA .
ThromboGenics NV , an integrated biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative ophthalmic medicines, today announces that JETREAA has been approved in South Korea for the treatment of adults with symptomatic vitreomacular adhesion including when associated with macular hole of diameter less than or equal to 400 microns. South Korea is the fourth country in Asia to grant JETREAA approval.
Iranian and US officials in the second day of their bilateral negotiations in Geneva discussed the latest developments in the nuclear talks between Tehran and the world powers and possible ways to settle their differences on Iran's nuclear program. Iranian Deputy Foreign Ministers Seyed Abbas Araqchi and Majid Takht Ravanchi held bilateral talks with their US counterparts Wendy Sherman and William Burns for over three and a half hours on Friday morning and continued today in the Swiss capital.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 09:44 pm
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