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Post-Market Study Evaluating The Boston Scientific Lotus™ Valve System Demonstrates Extremely Low PVL Rates

A new study evaluating the Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) Lotus™ Valve System demonstrated an extremely low rate of paravalvular aortic regurgitation (leakage) for a transcatheter aortic replacement valve, plus a cardiovascular mortality rate of less than two percent at 30 days. Thirty day results for the first 250 patients in […]


Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Named “Life Coach of the Year” Finalist for International Coach Federation of New England

For the second year in a row, A. Michael Bloom has been selected as a finalist for “Life Coach of the Year” honors by the International Coach Federation New England (ICFNE). ICFNE created the Annual Gratitude Awards Gala in 2011 to honor the personal and business coaches who have demonstrated […]


Boston Scientific Begins Clinical Trial of ACUITY™ X4 LV Pacing Leads and RELIANCE™ 4-FRONT ICD Leads

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has conducted the first implant in the clinical trial of the next generation ACUITY™ X4 left-ventricular (LV) pacing leads and RELIANCE™ 4-FRONT defibrillation (ICD) leads. The clinical trial is designed to establish the safety and effectiveness of both lead families and is intended to support U.S. […]


Carando, Stop&Shop, Serve Easter Lunch to Shriners Hospitals for Children – Boston

­­Carando Classic Italian Meats helped brighten the day for patients at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Boston this afternoon. Carando, along with Stop&Shop, served nearly 200 free Easter lunches to the patients, their families and the staff at the hospital. The lunch consisted of Carando’s signature spiral ham, mashed potatoes, […]


Milk inspection began in Boston

On this date in 1859, Massachusetts established the first state milk inspection program. An inspector of milk was appointed in August that year, operating from Boston, and whose primary efforts were to suppress so-called “swill milk,” the poor, thin output of cows kept in unsanitary conditions and fed on distillery […]


Boston Heart Enables Healthcare Providers to Better Identify Near-Term Risk of Heart Attack or Stroke with Launch of an Important Inflammation Marker, Myeloperoxidase (MPO)

Boston Heart Diagnostics Corporation, a pioneer in integrating next-generation diagnostics into personalized nutrition and lifestyle programs for patients with or at risk for heart disease, announced the commercial launch of an FDA-cleared MPO (myeloperoxidase) test, a key biomarker for inflammation. Studies show that MPO levels are useful predictors of near-term […]


New England International Auto Show

No car enthusiast should go without attending the region’s own International Auto Show, taking place at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center from Jan. 16–20. Get out of the winter weather and into the region’s biggest auto event, where you’ll be able to get a close look at hundreds of […]