Navigation Links
BioIQ Supports American Heart Month to Raise Awareness About Heart Disease, the #1 Killer of Women
Date:2/6/2009

Discounted Cholesterol Test Kits Help Women Detect Serious Health Problems While Making Charitable Donations

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Yes, the truth sometimes hurts. But when it comes to women's health, it's better to face the facts: one in four women in the United States dies of heart disease. Although significant progress has been made in increasing awareness among women, most people fail to make the connection between risk factors and their personal risk for developing heart disease.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080826/LATU074)

These sobering statistics have motivated BioIQ to offer 20 percent discounts on home test kits this February during American Heart Month, enabling women to screen for heart disease at home by conducting a complete lipid panel (HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, and Total Cholesterol). Half of the discount will be returned to the person ordering the test. The other half will be donated to non-profit groups helping to raise awareness about heart disease.

"Our goal is to give women a personal and urgent wakeup call about their risk for heart disease," said Justin Bellante, CEO of BioIQ. "We are encouraging women to take positive steps to improve their health. In the process, they will make a donation that helps other women across the country."

This special promotion coincides with Valentine's Day to encourage people to order test kits for their loved ones (men and women). Simply visit the BioIQ website and enter this promotion code into your shopping cart: HeartHealth09. BioIQ will ship a test kit to the specified address.

The recipient will follow the instructio
'/>"/>

SOURCE BIOIQ
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Nonprofit Puts the Power to Cure Neurological Disease in the Hands of the Masses: Texting Technology Brings Awareness & Supports Research
2. Best Practice Database Supports Bio-Pharma Product Launch
3. Rudd Report Highlights AMDL, Inc.s Latest Business Achievements; Supports 2008 Financial Guidance
4. National ePrescribing Patient Safety Initiative Supports Senates Call for Physicians to Adopt Electronic Prescribing, Improving Patient Safety
5. InterCure Supports AHA Endorsement of Home Blood Pressure Monitoring
6. AstraZeneca Supports Transparency Legislation on Payments to Health Care Providers
7. Hershey Center for Applied Research Supports Acceleration of Scientific Research and Development
8. European Regulatory Agency Supports OPAXIO(TM) Brand Name for Cell Therapeutics Lung Cancer Drug
9. Newly Published EPA RCRA Method 6800 Supports AIT Technology
10. National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) Supports Prehospital Screening for Carbon Monoxide in the Blood
11. Wyeth Consumer Healthcare Supports U.S. Food and Drug Administration Decision for Over-the-Counter Cough and Cold Medications in Children under Two Years of Age
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/2/2014)... and Queens, New York (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 ... is pleased to announce funding received to investigate ... in Alzheimer’s disease. A grant award from the ... on Aging (NIA), National Institutes of Health (NIH) ... Novel AD Therapeutics." The company also received a ...
(Date:10/2/2014)... California (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 ... Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) a grant today to ... researchers to better understand how the brain works ... project is part of NIH's efforts to support ... Neurotechnologies) Initiative, a new research effort to revolutionize ...
(Date:10/2/2014)... and BRIDGEWATER, N.J. , Oct. 2, ... a leader in synthetic biology, and Amneal ... manufacturer by volume in the U.S., today announced ... (ECC) for a target active pharmaceutical ingredient (API).  ... of the collaboration is to develop a consistent, ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 1, 2014  Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) ("PBI" ... and sale of high pressure-based sample preparation systems to ... been invited to present at the 2 nd ... , Poland.  The Conference will take place at the ... Richard T. Schumacher , President and CEO of PBI, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Gismo Therapeutics Inc. Awarded Grants to Develop New Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutics 2Gismo Therapeutics Inc. Awarded Grants to Develop New Alzheimer's Disease Therapeutics 3NIH taps Lawrence Livermore to Develop Sophisticated Electrode Array System to Monitor Brain Activity 2NIH taps Lawrence Livermore to Develop Sophisticated Electrode Array System to Monitor Brain Activity 3NIH taps Lawrence Livermore to Develop Sophisticated Electrode Array System to Monitor Brain Activity 4Intrexon and Amneal Expand Relationship with Second Product Collaboration 2Intrexon and Amneal Expand Relationship with Second Product Collaboration 3Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Invited to Present at the 2nd Global Life Sciences Conference in Warsaw, Poland 2Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Invited to Present at the 2nd Global Life Sciences Conference in Warsaw, Poland 3Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Invited to Present at the 2nd Global Life Sciences Conference in Warsaw, Poland 4
... Genetics ,™ Inc., an innovative molecular diagnostics company developing the ... it completed the initial closing of a $14 million Series ... OrbiMed Advisors , Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: ... Proceeds from this financing will be used to augment commercial ...
... Want a see-through cellphone you can wrap around your wrist? ... Rice University chemist James Tour, whose lab has developed transparent, ... Tour revealed today in a talk at the national ... Diego that the new type of memory could combine with ...
... Centrix, a Nevada-based biotech corporation, announced this week its development ... a term used in programming wearable TheraEX (TM) skin ... field that surrounds all life forms. When ... in its basic form, it embodies seven major layers powered ...
Cached Biology Technology:Good Start Genetics Announces $14M Series B Financing, Expands Senior Management Team 2Good Start Genetics Announces $14M Series B Financing, Expands Senior Management Team 3Good Start Genetics Announces $14M Series B Financing, Expands Senior Management Team 4Good Start Genetics Announces $14M Series B Financing, Expands Senior Management Team 5AlphaBio Centrix, LLC Announces a New Discovery for Programming Energetic Patches 2
(Date:9/30/2014)... almost any aquatic environment on Earth, but when the ... pushed to the limit. The amount of time needed ... how different species cope in the future, reveals a ... published in the scientific journal Proceedings of the ... thanks to increasing levels of greenhouse gases in the ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... to know what goes wrong with your muscles because of ... what "normal" actually is. That,s where a new research report ... FASEB Journal comes in. In the report, a ... molecules that can help scientists "see" which genes are active ... found never-before-detected gene activity and that men have approximately 400 ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... (September 30, 2014) People who suffer from asthma ... to control their asthma besides properly taking medications and ... article in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and ... of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), asthma sufferers can ... lifestyle. The woman described in the Annals article improved ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Shape up quickly -- applies to fish, too! 2Scientists identify which genes are active in muscles of men and women 2Asthma symptoms kicking up? Check your exposure to air pollution 2
... requirements of new names for algae, fungi and plants ... Melbourne in July 2011 initiated several important challenges to scientists, ... the Congress decisions, the open access journal PhytoKeys ... one each day for the first week of 2012, starting ...
... This release is available in German . ... this more often when kin or mates are present than ... evidence that they take the other group members, knowledge state ... Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, and the University of St. Andrews, ...
... found that elderly people with higher levels of several vitamins ... performance on mental acuity tests and less of the brain ... produced just the opposite result. The study was among ... range of blood nutrient levels instead of basing findings on ...
Cached Biology News:Brave new world 2Brave new world 3I know something you don't know -- and I will tell you! 2Diet, nutrient levels linked to cognitive ability, brain shrinkage 2
Troponin I (22B11)...
Microlite 1+ 1x12 Strip assembled, flat bottom; the ideal vessel for low signal luminescent reactions, offering medium binding with enhanced dynamic range, extra high reflectivity and minimal cross t...
Immulon 4 HBX 1x12 Strip, flat bottom; high binding extra surface with special resin and irradiation, offers maximum protein uptake....
... regulator and pressurized syringe holder for any researcher ... flow rate Microinjecting Fine microliter delivery ... added to any new or existing perfusion rig ... homemade. Connect to house air or a compressor ...
Biology Products: