Probiotic Action Comments on Acne Statistics by WebMD

Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 05, 2013

Generally, the public sees Acne as an unpleasant right of passage for teens, but many are unaware that the skin condition burdens men and women of all ages for years past their teens. WebMD reports that Acne, is not the same Acne for each age group, and often varies from teens to adults. Amy Derick, MD, a member of the American Academy of Dermatology explains,…teens skin tends to be a little stickier and theyre more likely than adults to get clogged pores, which results in acne typically on the face, neck and back of teens. The article also states that for adults, acne is more commonly seen as smaller bumps and cysts around the chin, mouth, and jaw line.

WebMD reports from the University of Alabama-Birmingham of Acne Sufferers per Age group:

Ponemon Institute Announces Results of 2012 Most Trusted Companies for Privacy Study

Traverse CIty, MI (PRWEB) January 28, 2013

American Express repeats as the most trusted company for privacy, according to the seventh annual Most Trusted Companies for Privacy Study. Ponemon Institute released the study in recognition of Data Privacy Day. This annual study tracks consumers rankings of organizations that collect and manage their personal information.

More than 100,000 adult-aged consumers were asked to name up to five companies they believe to be the most trusted for protecting the privacy of their personal information. Consumer responses were gathered over a 15-week period concluding in December 2012 and resulted in a final sample of 6,704 respondents who, on average, provided 5.4 discernible company ratings that represent 25 different industries.

The top 20 companies and how they ranked in 2012 and 2011 is presented in the table below. A description of the survey methodology is presented in the full report available at

Top 20 Most Trusted Companies for Privacy

Study: Shift to Hospice Care Often Comes Too Late

Study: Shift to Hospice Care Often Comes Too Late
TUESDAY, Feb. 5 (HealthDay News) — Although most people would prefer to die peacefully in a comfortable setting, a new study shows that almost one in three spend some time in the intensive-care unit of a hospital in their last month of life while a …
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Alzheimer's Cases May Triple by 2050
Feb. 7, 2013 — The number of people with Alzheimer's may triple by 2050, from 4.7 million in 2010 to 13.8 million by 2050, a new study shows. "These are staggering numbers," says researcher Jennifer Weuve, MPH, ScD, of the Rush Institute for Healthy …
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A Good Mood May Boost Seniors' Brain Power
MONDAY, Feb. 4 (HealthDay News) — When older people's mood improves, so does their brain power, new research suggests. Being in a good mood appears to enhance decision-making skills and working memory among older adults, according to the study …
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Nucleus Medical Media Names New National Sales Director, Healthcare

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 28, 2012

Nucleus Medical Media announced today that Kim Carbonara was promoted to National Sales Director, Healthcare. Ms. Carbonara will lead the companys efforts to promote and sell the companys suite of products to hospitals, private practices and health systems. Product offerings include the Nucleus Animation Library, Image Library and the Patient Monograph Library. In addition, Ms. Carbonara will work in a business development capacity to open new channels and establish strategic vendor partnerships.

Ms. Carbonara has been with the company for over a year and began working with Nucleus as a consultant with Evergreen Assets, LLC, a healthcare consulting firm dedicated to helping clinicians and medical facilities optimize their current solutions to increase revenue and reduce costs.

Nucleus reached out to Evergreen initially to help evaluate and map a sales strategy for their new products, stated Ms. Carbonara. It was a great fit from the start and I decided this was a place I could grow with and really make a difference. Every day, I have the opportunity to help hospitals and health systems increase their market reach and improve patient satisfaction.

Before co-founding Evergreen Assets, Ms. Carbonara worked as a regional sales executive with OES, an account executive at Desloge Medical Equipment and an administrator at Informed Solutions, LLC, a healthcare consulting firm.

Hospitals or health systems interested in learning more regarding the Nucleus Animation Library can contact Ms. Carbonara at kcarbonara(at)nucleusinc(dot)com or 800.333.0753.


For further comment, contact Ronald Collins, CEO and Co-founder of Nucleus Medical Media, at rcollins(at)nucleusinc(dot)com or (770) 805-0460

About Nucleus Medical Media

Founded in 1997, Nucleus Medical Media, Inc. is an award-winning creator of medical illustrations, medical animations, and interactive multimedia for the publishing, legal, healthcare, entertainment, pharmaceutical, medical device, and academic markets. Nucleuss clients and partners include WebMD, McGraw-Hill, Dr. Oz, EBSCO Publishing, and thousands of other businesses in new and traditional media. Nucleus employs the worlds largest team of graduate-degreed medical illustrators, and has a Medical Review Board with more than 100 physicians and nurses. For more information, visit