Navigation Links
American Red Cross Launches National Campaign to Connect NASCAR Fans With Blood Donations
Date:4/21/2008

Red Cross Partners With 3M Corporation and Roush Fenway Racing; Launches New Interactive Web site at redcrossracing.com

WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced the launch of Red Cross Racing, a new national campaign to recruit NASCAR fans as blood donors and raise awareness of the need to give blood. Every two seconds, someone in America needs blood.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080421/DC20034 )

Through the support of 3M and Roush Fenway Racing -- two highly respected organizations in the NASCAR motorsports world -- the No. 16 Ford Fusion will race this Sunday at the Aaron's 499 in Talladega, Ala. in a full paint scheme featuring the Red Cross logo. The car will be driven by Red Cross Celebrity Cabinet member and blood donor Greg Biffle.

"I'm proud to be an American Red Cross blood donor," said Biffle. "I give blood because it's easy to do and helps support our community. I hope NASCAR fans across the country will join me this racing season to help save lives, one drive at a time."

"The Red Cross invites NASCAR fans to follow Greg Biffle's lead and help win the race to increase much-needed blood donations," said Mary S. Elcano, Acting President and CEO of the American Red Cross. "Many NASCAR fans are already loyal Red Cross supporters in times of disaster, and through Red Cross Racing, we hope they will become frequent blood donors too."

Race fans will be able to join a Donor Rewards Program by visiting redcrossracing.com beginning on April 24. This new Web site makes it easy to schedule blood donation appointments online and offers frequent donors the chance to get points, which can be exchanged for Red Cross Racing gear, including caps, t-shirts, jackets and limited edition die-cast cars. Race fans can also join Red Cross Racing at one of the nine NASCAR races w
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Red Cross
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

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:1/22/2015)... U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is pleased to announce that Gigi ... North Carolina State’s College of Veterinary Medicine has been ... Distinguished Volunteer Service—the organization’s highest award. , Since ... experts to direct its work to improve the health ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Hollywood, California (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The City ... 2015 at 10 a.m., to commemorate the 42nd anniversary of the ... United States. , “It’s been 42 years since the Roe vs. ... choose is still as present as ever,” said City of West ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... AZ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Padre Murphy's ... long supporter of Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA). ... Padre Murphy's in getting everyone, including NFL greats, treated for ... of the leading groups supporting the cause in the valley. ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 23, 2015 Angelweddingdress is a ... business invites its customers to follow it on Facebook, Twitter, ... a Valentine’s Day gift. Angelweddingdress draws a lottery every week. ... Sale to Feb. 28, 2015. Click Angelweddingdress homepage ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... New York (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The ... ) in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of West ... Bard, Inc. in that proceeding’s first bellwether trial. In an ... for a new trial after finding that C.R. Bard had ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 2Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 3Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 4Health News:Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring 2Health News:Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring 3Health News:Angelweddingdress Invites Its Customers To Follow It On Facebook, Twitter, And Pinterest 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4
... of doctors and their patients with diabetes do not see ... manage, according to a survey by the University of Michigan ... and hypertension among their top concerns, 38 percent of doctors ... while only 18 percent of diabetics said it was the ...
... ... a distribution agreement to provide GuardRFID’s Active RFID platform to its Healthcare, Government and ... ... with VT Milcom of Virginia Beach, Va. to provide its next generation RFID platform ...
... , ... Feb. 2 Hospitals in the Boston area ... (ICUs) prevent central-line bloodstream infections, a cause of death, disability, and ... February 2 , www.ConsumerReportsHealth.org will post hospital infection rates ...
... , RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. , ... the delivery of eyecare and eyewear through innovative business solutions ... Jr. as its chief financial officer. Ball will replace ... recently retired after 31 years, and report to chief executive ...
... ... Hospitals in Los Angeles vary dramatically in terms ... a cause of death, disability, and expense in our nations, hospitals that ... post hospital infection rates for 41 Los Angeles area hospitals, ...
... ... patient safety information in the public eye , YONKERS, N.Y. ... Tampa / St. Petersburg area vary dramatically in terms of how ... of death, disability, and expense in our nations, hospitals that is largely ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Diabetes patients rank health concerns differently than their doctors, U-M survey shows 2Health News:Guard RFID Solutions Inc. and VT Milcom Enter into Distribution Agreement 2Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates In Boston Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 2Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates In Boston Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 3Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates In Boston Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 4Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates In Boston Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 5Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates In Boston Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 6Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates In Boston Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 7Health News:VSP Global Appoints New Chief Financial Officer 2Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 2Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 3Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 4Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 5Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 6Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 7Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Los Angeles Hospitals Vary Dramatically; Some Hospitals Not Reporting 8Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Tampa-St. Petersburg Area Hospitals Vary Dramatically 2Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Tampa-St. Petersburg Area Hospitals Vary Dramatically 3Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Tampa-St. Petersburg Area Hospitals Vary Dramatically 4Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Tampa-St. Petersburg Area Hospitals Vary Dramatically 5Health News:Consumer Reports Health: Central-Line Infection Rates in Tampa-St. Petersburg Area Hospitals Vary Dramatically 6
(Date:1/23/2015)... Jan. 23, 2015 Cord Blood America, Inc. ( www.cordblood-america.com ... the "Company")  filed a Preliminary Proxy Statement, Schedule 14A, with ... and provides an update for shareholders detailing why a "YES" ... Dear Shareholders, As we reflect upon ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... Gem Pharmaceuticals announced today that the initial soft ... Company,s Phase 2 clinical trial.  This open-label study will ... GPX-150 (an investigational medication), in approximately 30 adults as ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150123/170966LOGO GPX-150 ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015  BiOptix is pleased to announce the appointment ... of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Scott joins the company after previous ... Amgen throughout the course of his nearly 20 year ... is a nationally recognized thought leader in the biosensor ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 3Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 4Gem Pharmaceuticals Announces Enrollment of Initial Patients in its Phase 2 Clinical Trial to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of GPX-150 in Sarcoma Patients 2BiOptix Expands Leadership Team with the Appointment of Dr. Scott Klakamp as Vice President of Chemistry and Biochemistry 2
For the quantitative determination of uric acid in serum....
The assay kit is for determination of uric acid in serum or urine. Wavelength: 600 nm. Linear range: up to 80 mg/dL....
For the quantitative determination of Uric Acid in serum. Linearity: 25 mg/dl....
... A fully automated, random ... over 50 assays available ... tumor marker, therapeutic drug, ... testing can be performed ...
Medicine Products: