Navigation Links
American Lung Association of Nevada Receives $150,000 Grant from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation to Help Nevada's Youth Stay Smoke-Free
Date:11/11/2008

often the first point of contact for individuals with lung disease. ALAN provides practical help and education to people living with asthma, emphysema, and other lung diseases, confronting this disease at the root level by educating kids about the dangers of smoking, providing smoking cessation programs, advocating for smoke-free environments, and working to reduce air pollution.

About Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation

Through charitable grant making, the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation promotes Anthem's inherent commitment to enhance the health and well-being of individuals and families in communities that Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield serves. The Foundation focuses its funding on strategic initiatives that address and provide innovative solutions to reduce the number of uninsured as well as organizations and nonprofit charities that promote the Healthy Generations Program, a multi-generational initiative that targets specific disease states and medical conditions. These include: prenatal care in the first trimester, low birth weight babies, cardiac morbidity rates, long term activities that decrease obesity and increase physical activity, diabetes prevalence in adult populations, adult pneumococcal and influenza vaccinations and smoking cessation. The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation is an affiliate of the WellPoint Foundation. To learn more about the WellPoint Foundation please visit http://www.wellpointfoundation.org

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Nevada:

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is the trade name of Rocky Mountain Hospital and Medical Service, Inc., an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. (R)ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. The Blue Cross and Blue Shield names and symbols are registered marks of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Additional infor
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Lung Association of Nevada
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Many Older Americans Have Active Sex Lives
2. Despite grumbling, most Americans say they are happy at work
3. Record Number of Americans Lack Health Insurance
4. Longaberger Expands Horizon of Hope Campaign to Build Support for American Cancer Societys Breast Cancer Initiatives
5. AUDIO from Medialink and Pfizer: Number of Uninsured Americans Grows to 47 Million
6. New Survey Shows Americans are Still Concerned About Food Safety, Yet Still Not Smart About What They Like to Eat
7. Novo Nordisk Appoints New Leader of North American Business
8. Amid Improving Life Expectancy Rates, Risk of Premature Death is Still Significant for Americans, New Study Shows
9. Primary biliary cirrhosis more severe in African-American and Hispanic patients
10. AOA President Calls on Congress to Reauthorize SCHIP and Take Action to Ensure Health Care Coverage for All Americans
11. American Chemical Societys Weekly Presspac -- Sept. 5, 2007
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/1/2014)... This week marks a significant milestone ... week of paying commissions to its independent distributor sales ... January 2005 total $1,405,954,677.06. , MonaVie distributors can be ... pays commissions in 18 different currencies, including: AUD, EUR, ... PLN, USD, SGD, KRW, TWD, THB and GBP. ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... A leading dress supplier, Discount-Dress.com, explores a variety of ... any lady’s wardrobe fashionable and exciting. Recently, the company has ... To attract more people, it is now launching a special ... to 65% off. , “Summer is the season of short ... to our collection of ‘ 2014 summer short styles .’ ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... August 01, 2014 Transparency Market ... the addition of a comprehensive report on the ... System Market (Large Volume, Disposable, Syringe, Ambulatory and ... Trends And Forecast, 2013 – 2019’ is now ... http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com . , To begin with, the report ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... CentraComm, a leading managed IT security ... the Pure Storage® Authorized Reseller program. , ... experience designed to meet the rigorous resiliency, scalability, ... diverse markets, and for a variety of high ... years. , The Pure Storage FlashArray was ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 31, 2014 ... Africa has a well-earned reputation as one of the world,s ... intense medical care can greatly improve a person,s chances of ... wreaks life-threatening havoc within the body by attacking multiple organ ... back on the basics of "good meticulous intensive care," supporting ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:MonaVie Records 500th Commission Week, Having Paid Out More Than $1.4B in Distributor Commissions 2Health News:Discount-Dress.com’s Top Trend Report: 2014 Summer Short Bridesmaid Dresses Now for Sale 2Health News:Transparency Market Research Adds Report on Global Infusion System Market to its Repository 2Health News:Transparency Market Research Adds Report on Global Infusion System Market to its Repository 3Health News:CentraComm Accepts Pure Storage Authorized Reseller Partner Invitation 2Health News:CentraComm Accepts Pure Storage Authorized Reseller Partner Invitation 3Health News:There's No Ebola Cure, But Early Intensive Treatment Boosts Survival 2Health News:There's No Ebola Cure, But Early Intensive Treatment Boosts Survival 3
... Lifeclinic International is this year,s Gold Sponsor of the Harvard Business ... Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, November 6 - ... ... 2008 -- Lifeclinic International, Inc. , the world,s leading manufacturer ...
... Jazz,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAZZ ) announced today ... On Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at 2:50 p.m. ... a corporate presentation at the,Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual ... November 12, 2008 at 3:30 p.m. MST (5:30 p.m. ...
... Product Will Be Sold by A Uniquely-Trained Sales ... ... Group plc,(LSE: PSK) today announced that SANCUSO(R) (Granisetron Transdermal System),is now available ... States. Sancuso was approved by,the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (F.D.A.) in ...
... have vaccination rates far below goals, study finds , , ... adolescents with asthma and other high-risk illnesses are getting ... vaccination rates from 1992 to 2002 for 18,703 adolescents ... conditions. , During the study period, vaccination rates improved, ...
... Fifteen Abstracts Will Be Featured at ASN, ... a leading,provider of kidney care services for those ... DaVita Clinical Research(R) (DCR),recently contributed fifteen abstracts to ... American Society of Nephrology. These,abstracts were developed both ...
... Nov. 4 The Quantum Group,Inc. (Amex: ... today that Noel J. Guillama, President & Chief ... Annual Westergaard,Conference on November 12, 2008. Mr. Guillama ... and Chief Technology & Innovations Officer,and Ron Smith, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Lifeclinic International Lead Sponsor at Harvard Business School Health Conference 2Health News:SANCUSO(R), the First and Only Patch for Preventing Nausea and Vomiting in Chemotherapy Patients, Now Available 2Health News:SANCUSO(R), the First and Only Patch for Preventing Nausea and Vomiting in Chemotherapy Patients, Now Available 3Health News:Too Many High-Risk Teens Not Getting Flu Shots 2Health News:DaVita Abstracts Accepted into American Society of Nephrology Meeting 2Health News:DaVita Abstracts Accepted into American Society of Nephrology Meeting 3Health News:DaVita Abstracts Accepted into American Society of Nephrology Meeting 4Health News:The Quantum Group Inc. To Present at Paulson Investment's 31st Annual Westergaard Conference 2Health News:The Quantum Group Inc. To Present at Paulson Investment's 31st Annual Westergaard Conference 3
(Date:8/1/2014)... 1, 2014 Research and Markets ... "Global Medical Biosensors Market 2014-2018" report to ... Medical biosensors are used to ... detectors. These biosensors monitor health status, disease betterment, ... methods. They are cost-effective and user-friendly devices. Also, ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... PALO ALTO, Calif. , Aug. 1, ... (CFRI) today announced a partnership to expand awareness of ... through the CFChef Shares program. CFChef Shares will run ... of AbbVie,s CFChef program – an online resource for ... maintain a healthy diet by submitting recipes to the ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... DALLAS , August 1, 2014 ... Care Market by Type (Traditional Wound Closure, Anti infective), ... Active (Artificial Skin & Skin Substitutes), Pressure Relief ... by MarketsandMarkets, the global Wound Care Market is expected ... Billion in 2014, growing at a CAGR of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Medical Biosensors Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abbott, Bayer, LifeScan and F. Hoffmann-La Roche 2AbbVie and Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc. (CFRI) Team Up to Raise Awareness of the Nutritional Needs of CF Patients through the CFChef Shares Program 2AbbVie and Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc. (CFRI) Team Up to Raise Awareness of the Nutritional Needs of CF Patients through the CFChef Shares Program 3Wound Care Market Worth $18.3 Billion by 2019 2Wound Care Market Worth $18.3 Billion by 2019 3
Ballard trach care HMES and filters, tv 1500, HME with built-in flex tube...
Indications For Usage: ,Single patient use on anesthetized patients and respiratory care patients who require a breathing circuit. The product is intended to be replaced at least once every 24 hours...
... The Portex® Thermovent® T helps provide protection to ... is small and extremely lightweight making it ideal ... With a high rate of heat and moisture ... retention., ,All HMEs and filters have ISO ...
... helps provide protection to the exposed airway of ... lightweight making it ideal for active young children ... of heat and moisture recovery, it ensures patient ... and filters have ISO standard tapered ends to ...
Medicine Products: