Sunday November 18, 2018 03:00

EVIDENCE Press Releases

Investing in Evidence for Sustainable Development General—26 Oct 18

Among the key lessons learned from international development experience to date, one in particular stands out – that public policies work best when they are designed and implemented by actors on the ground. This applies to domestic as well as

72% Say Policy-Making Should Be Open to Dialogue With Business: New European Research Commissioned by JTI Shows that Policies Based on Evidence and Dialogue Are Needed to Restore Public Trust in Policy-Making Heathcare—09 Oct 18

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As the eighth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP8) to the World Health Organization (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) just closed in Geneva, new research commissioned by JTI and conducted in Europe by Populus with Ipsos as fieldwork providers, reveals that the public want regulators to be open to dialogue with business, and that more fairness and credible evidence is needed in policy-making.

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The research found that of the 8,473 respondents surveyed across eight European countries, an average of:
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BodyConscious to host free seminar for people wishing to lose weight with evidence-based therapies General—31 Jul 18

"Weight Loss that Works" is an exclusive seminar hosted by a specialist team of cross-disciplinary doctors and professional coaches at BodyConscious, a holistic weight loss and body improvement centre. The event, which is free to join and will present

AIS wins Thailand#s Fastest Mobile Network Award Maintaining the top ranking from Ookla Speedtest Telecom—26 Jul 18

AIS remains the leader in innovative networks and digital technology for Thais as evidenced by its success in winning Thailand's Fastest Mobile Network Award for the fourth consecutive year from 2015-2018. Ookla, the company behind Speedtest, is the

Tresiba(R) Demonstrated Significantly Improved Blood Sugar Control and Lower Rates of Hypoglycaemia Heathcare—25 Jun 18

Adults with type 2 diabetes treated with Tresiba(R) (insulin degludec injection) had a significant reduction in HbA1c and a 30% lower rate of hypoglycaemic episodes after starting basal insulin Findings from CONFIRM - a large real-world evidence (RWE)

Plain Packaging on Tobacco Backfires Within First Year in the UK General—17 May 18

After Government U-Turned on its Commitment to Wait for Evidence from Australia, New Research Shows UK Public Consider Plain Packaging Ineffective and a Poor Use of Resources - Concerns it will Lead to an Increase in Illegal Cigarettes One year on from

Real-World Evidence Shows Clinically Meaningful Weight Loss in People Receiving Heathcare—24 May 18

People treated with Saxenda(R) (liraglutide 3 mg) for weight management lost an average of 8.1 kg after six months in a real-world clinical setting, in combination with diet and exercise. The data were presented this week at both the 25th European

Standing Firm on Quality First Strategy, GAC Motor Announces Robust Sales of Premium General—24 Apr 18

Leading Chinese automaker GAC Motor is getting off to a flying start in 2018 with a 22.7 percent increase in vehicle sales in the first quarter of 2018. "The sustained, robust growth in sales of the first quarter is evidence of the competitiveness of

Chinese-speaking APT Actor Caught Spying on Pharmaceutical Organizations, including IT—05 Apr 18

Kaspersky Lab's researchers have discovered evidence of an emerging and alarming trend: more and more advanced cyber threat actors are turning their attention to attacks against the healthcare sector. The infamous PlugX malware has been detected in

Social Safety Net Programs Help Millions Escape Poverty, But Coverage Gaps Stcoks—05 Apr 18

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2018— Among the very poor who received safety net benefits, 36% escaped extreme poverty, providing clear evidence that social safety net programs are making a substantial impact in the global fight against poverty, says a new

World Bank Helps Bangladesh Improve National Statistics Stcoks—23 Mar 18

DHAKA, March 22, 2018 – The World Bank today approved a $15 million financing to help Bangladesh produce timely and quality statistics. This will help the country make more evidence-based policy decisions. The National Strategy for Development of

Biotherm Hosts the First Biotherm Healing Summit Heathcare—16 Mar 18

Biotherm hosted the first "Biotherm Healing Summit" on March 7. A symposium on the theme of skin & healing, focusing on major research that has evidenced the link between micro-organisms and skin health. Unveiling Life PlanktonTM, the healing

The Olympic False Flag: How infamous OlympicDestroyer malware was designed to confuse cybersecurity IT—15 Mar 18

Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team has published the results of its own research into attacks by the OlympicDestroyer malware, providing technical evidence of a very sophisticated false flag placed inside the worm by the malware creator in

ViiV Healthcare Announces Positive New Dolutegravir Data for the Treatment of People Living With Heathcare—06 Mar 18

INSPIRING study results contribute to the extensive body of evidence for dolutegravir, the leading integrase strand transfer inhibitor, in diverse and hard to treat patient populations ViiV Healthcare, the global specialist HIV company, majority owned

Stryker#s DAWN Trial results contribute to updated acute ischemic stroke guidelines from the General—26 Jan 18

Yesterday the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association updated the ischemic stroke guidelines. The new recommendation expanded the treatment window from six to 16 hours based on overwhelming clinical evidence from the Stryker-sponsored

The Wildlife Justice Commission Delivers New Case File to Vietnam Regarding Criminal Network General—12 Dec 17

Case File presents evidence regarding a professional criminal network trading in more than USD 15 million worth of high-value wildlife products. One year after the WJC's Public Hearing, it provides the Vietnamese government concrete evidence to

Australia#s Failed Experiment: Five Years After Brand Censorship on Tobacco, Decline in Smoking General—30 Nov 17

- New Research Finds Most Australians Consider So-Called 'Plain' Packaging Ineffective, with Eight out of Ten Believing the Government Would Ignore Evidence if it Contradicted its Preferred Policy - Australians Concerned Regulation May Spread to Other

Stryker announces publication of the DAWN(TM) Trial results in the New England Journal of Heathcare—14 Nov 17

The New England Journal of Medicine published the results of the DAWN Trial, the first to provide compelling evidence in treating late window and wake-up stroke patients with mechanical thrombectomy. Currently, less than one in 10 patients suffering from

Biochemists Discover Olive Oil Link to Assist Diabetes and Weight Loss Heathcare—05 Oct 17

For Thailand's 19 million overweight nationals, and four million diabetes sufferers[1], new scientific evidence shows how the consumption of Olive oil can assist in both weight loss and diabetes management. With diabetes and obesity on the rise in

Hoshi Corporation Successfully Develops 3 Types of Made-in-Japan Health Food Supplements with Heathcare—01 Aug 17

Hoshi Corporation, a cosmetic, quasi-drug and health food supplement manufacturer headquartered in Japan, has developed three types of health food supplements that are safe and secure. Based on our production philosophy of safe and high-quality product

Airbus Commercial Aircraft secures $40 billion of new aircraft orders at Paris Air Show Lifestyle—13 Jul 17

Providing strong evidence that the commercial aircraft market remains healthy, Airbus announced $39.7 billion worth of new business during the 2017 Paris Air Show. The company won commitments for a total of 326 aircraft, including firm orders for 144

Competitiveness and Productivity of Enterprises Underpins Future Economic Growth in Stcoks—13 Dec 16

Minsk, December 12, 2016 – Lower export revenues and weak domestic demand continued to affect economic growth in Belarus in 2016. While the momentum of the recession seems to have slowed – as evidenced by moderation of industrial output

KBank joining hands with BDMS Group to extend service network in response to healthcare spending Stcoks—06 Oct 16

To capitalize on the health-conscious trend as evidenced by healthcare spending which has surged more than 10 percent, KBank, in collaboration with Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (BDMS) has extended services under the BDMS-KBank Co-Branded Credit Card,

New United Nations Study Maps Top 10 Ways Governments and Companies Can Create Digital Stcoks—22 Sep 16

For the first time, new evidence from 25 countries shows how governments and companies can move away from cash, as McKinsey Global Institute reveals a potential $3.7 trillion GDP boost A new report from the United Nations-based Better Than Cash

Saxenda(R) Provides Consistent Weight Loss and Improvements in Blood Glucose Control Across BMI Heathcare—14 Sep 16

Results from a post hoc analysis of the three-year part of the phase 3a SCALE (Satiety and Clinical Adiposity - Liraglutide Evidence) Obesity and Prediabetes trial show that people treated with Saxenda(R) (liraglutide 3 mg) experienced consistent weight

Travel DMOs Need to Go into Marketing Rehab Lifestyle—18 Aug 16

It's time for destination marketing organisations to forget their old habits and hits and get high on new evidence-based marketing instead, said MyTravelResearch.com at its inaugural 'Tourism Marketing Rock Star Convention' Destination marketing