Navigation Links
American Red Cross Responds Internationally and at Home to Chile Quake
Date:2/27/2010

"Our hearts go out to the people of Chile as they struggle to deal with the immediate aftermath of this earthquake and the many aftershocks that are continuing," says David Meltzer, Senior Vice President of International Services at the American Red Cross. "Thanks to the generosity of the American people who previously donated to our International Relief Fund, we've been able to release an initial pledge of $50,000 to help the Chilean people in their hour of need and we stand ready to provide additional assistance."

Chilean Red Cross disaster teams have been activated and are working in close coordination with the Chilean government and their National Emergency Office. The Chilean Red Cross is a member of the Chilean government's emergency response group, which is leading the emergency operations and has a great deal of experience and systems in place to manage response to major disasters. Although there is a blackout in Santiago, the Chilean Red Cross headquarters is able to operate through use of a generator.

At the same time, the American Red Cross is continuing to support the relief operations in Haiti, where 1.3 million people have been helped since the January 12th earthquake in that country.


'/>"/>
SOURCE American Red Cross
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

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:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... assistPoint Partners, ... innovation to consolidate oncology patient assistance programs. Through a secure web portal, assistPoint ... assistPoint is an enterprise level, cloud-based application and workflow solution. This provides cancer ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... Rhode Island Medical Imaging (RIMI) is pleased ... Medical Building on Wake Robin Road in Lincoln, RI. This satellite office will ... the most extensive out-patient x-ray hours in the state, which includes evenings and weekends. ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... An article published July ... be a viable method for encouraging people to lose weight. Specifically the study compared ... their weight loss success, adding a financial incentive to the overall incentive of increased ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... 04, 2015 , ... Angelina Jolie is in it at age 39. “It” ... Dr. Angela DeRosa, DO, MBA, CPE aka “Dr. Hot Flash,” arguably the ... out of menopause. , Myth #1: Menopause only affects old ladies. – Menopause ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... Worldwide Power Products acquires ... expanding its reach in Texas. Effective July 1st of this year, Worldwide Power ... division. With the North Texas acquisition, Worldwide Power Products (“WPP”) now services ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:assistPoint.com Web Site Launched 2Health News:Rhode Island Medical Imaging Opens Satellite Imaging Center on Wake Robin Road in Lincoln 2Health News:Article on Incentivizing Weight Loss Mirrors Similar Motivations Surrounding Weight Loss Surgery, Says Dr. Feiz & Associates 2Health News:"Dr. Hot Flash" Debunks the Top 5 Menopause Myths 2Health News:"Dr. Hot Flash" Debunks the Top 5 Menopause Myths 3Health News:North Texas Acquisition Press Release 2
... have identified a new gene family (UTX-JMJD3) essential for ... crucial for stem cell maintenance and differentiation, and the ... development of cancer. , The results are ... follows up on 2 other high-impact articles on related ...
... moments into the brain, study suggests , , WEDNESDAY, Aug. ... understand why frightening, traumatic memories go so deep and ... study in rats shows that a powerful neurochemical called ... trauma -- but it also "imprints" an emotional fear ...
... of secondary procedures , , TUESDAY, Aug. 21 (HealthDay News) ... peritonitis may not automatically need to undergo more operations ... In the United States, most surgeons choose to wait ... surgery, said Dr. David Flum, a gastrointestinal surgeon at ...
... highly effective in preventing the behavioral and academic problems ... a five-year study led by researchers at Lehigh Universitys ... and funded by the National Institute of Mental Health ... children aged 3 to 5 who have shown significant ...
... at the University of Liverpool that has identified a ... content of the diet. , Researchers found that the ... is not only present in the tongue, but also ... for the treatment of diabetes and obesity, as well ...
... be deadly , The Internet is serving as ... ideas about HIV/AIDS, which could have terrible public health ... Medicine. , "It may seem remarkable that, 23 years ... that the virus is the cause of AIDS," say ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study Probes Roots of Fearful Memories 2Health News:One Surgery Often Enough for Peritonitis 2Health News:Non-medicinal treatment touted for pre-schoolers with ADHD 2Health News:Non-medicinal treatment touted for pre-schoolers with ADHD 3Health News:Discovery of 'sugar sensor' in intestine could benefit diabetes 2Health News:HIV denialists spread misinformation online -- consequences could be deadly; and more 2
(Date:8/4/2015)... 4, 2015 ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("ANI") (NASDAQ: ... three and six months ended June 30, 2015 and ... host its earnings conference call this morning, August 4, ... parties can join the call by dialing (855) 582-8078. ... Include: , Year-to-date net revenues of $38.3 million, an ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... Aug. 4, 2015  Ironshore Pharmaceuticals & Development, ... Health, a company specializing in personalized medicine, to ... trial, designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy ... treat Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This is Restore,s second ... Health originally partnered with Ironshore in 2014 and ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... WEST JORDAN, Utah , Aug. 3, 2015  BC ... Solutions has acquired Ohio Valley Medical Systems, one of ... MRI systems.  The addition of Ohio Valley Medical Systems ... to now include Hitachi MRI.   "We ... Mark Alvarez , President and CEO of BC Technical. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 2ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 3ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 4ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 5ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 6ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 7ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 8ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 9ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 10ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 11ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 12ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 13ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 14ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 15ANI Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2015 Results and Highlights 16Restore Health Secures Another Clinical Trial with Ironshore Pharmaceuticals & Development 2BC Technical Acquires Ohio Valley Medical Systems 2
... Water Directly from Tap, The Direct-Q Tap-Fed water ... 5 to 15 L of ultrapure water per ... acceptable quality pretreated water. This compact, silent system ... I) water on demand, directly from potable tap ...
... speed, stability and durability. Back-lighted Display. ... multiple units of measure, piece counting ... and GLP/GMP/ISO output including date and ... calibration with external weights only (selectable ...
TOPLOAD 320/0.01G, BL320S. Touch-key external calibration only. Requires calibration weights (either 200g or 300g). 120/240V A/C adapter, Lock-down Ring, In-use Protective Cover....
... mechanism for speed, stability and durability. ... display modes, multiple units of measure, ... auto print, and GLP/GMP/ISO output including ... clock. Built-in, motor-driven internal calibration ...
Medicine Products: