Navigation Links
Eli Lilly and Company and Vision Racing Sponsor Vision Wellness Tour at the IndyCar Series Across the Country
Date:7/24/2008

Wellness Tour Mobile Unit Offers Free Diabetes Education and Cholesterol

Screenings to Race Spectators

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company has teamed up with Vision Racing and Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. as a partner in the recently announced Vision Racing Wellness Tour to provide free diabetes educational information as well as cholesterol screenings at the IndyCar Series during the 2008 racing season.

Eli Lilly and Company, a worldwide leader in diabetes treatment, research and education, will provide the diabetes education component of the Wellness Tour Mobile Unit, including a free diabetes risk assessment and access to a certified diabetes educator. Team partner Polymer Technology Systems will provide its revolutionary CardioChek(R) home cholesterol test system to complete a cholesterol screening.

The goal of the Vision Racing Wellness Tour is to leverage the popularity of the IndyCar Series to promote overall health management by providing tools and ongoing community-based support for those living with, treating or at-risk for serious health conditions, such as diabetes, high cholesterol and heart disease to help improve the health and wellness of communities across the country.

"The number of people with diabetes in the U.S. is increasing at an alarming rate, and, through this initiative, Lilly can play a role in helping manage its impact on individuals and our communities," said Rob Brown, vice president and chief marketing officer, Lilly USA. "Together with Vision Racing, we're helping to provide education about diabetes, along with practical, everyday solutions to help people affected by diabetes live healthier lives."

"So many people are living with high cholesterol but aren't aware of it," said Robert Huffstodt, president and CEO of Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. "Because of this, we are excited to join the Vision Racing Wellness Tour to help p
'/>"/>

SOURCE Eli Lilly and Company
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Lilly Partners With the National Council of La Raza to Fight Chronic Disease
2. Lilly Supports Industry Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals
3. AUDIO from Medialink, Eli Lilly and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists: Dont let Natural Disasters Leave you Without Needed Medications
4. Lilly Declares Third-Quarter Dividend
5. Lilly to Provide Aid to Indiana Tornado and Flood Victims
6. Lilly Announces Changes in Key Leadership Roles
7. AUDIO from Medialink and Eli Lilly and Company: F.A.C.E. Diabetes
8. Lilly Oncology to Unveil More Than 50 Studies at ASCO 2008
9. Lilly Declares Second-Quarter Dividend
10. Lilly to Streamline Indianapolis Manufacturing and Engineering Operations
11. Lilly Adjusts Time of Conference Call for First Quarter 2008 Financial Results Announcement
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Padre Murphy's and Owner Tom Boyle in ... Player Health Alliance (PPHA). The PPHA's passion for others' ... including NFL greats, treated for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has ... the cause in the valley. The most recent plans for ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 The Incredible Bulk is a ... to increase lean muscle by up to 30lbs in less ... attention of HealthyandFitZone.com’s Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative review. , ... a step-by-step, scientific diet formula that allows the body to ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) wants ... “Live Fearless.” , The “Faces of Fearless” campaign ... how they or someone they know has faced a challenge, ... moment. By telling these types of stories through livefearlessmn.com, participants ...
(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 ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... A new white paper by The ... in the long-term care environment as well as provides ... The paper, “The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care: ... of the patient, resident and family experience in long-term ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health 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:The Incredible Bulk: Review Examining Ben Pakulski’s Brand New Bulking Muscle Building Diet Program Released 2Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to Showcase “Faces of Fearless” 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 4Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3
... the pulmonary division at National Jewish Medical and Research Center ... before bedtime and asthma medicines in the late afternoon to ... the fact that body behaviour is not the same at ... the circadian rhythms influences allergy and asthma. "Taking your ...
... herself and her new born proud. The mama is the first ... was conceived with a frozen egg and sperm.// ,The ... her chances of having a baby with the conventional method. Apparently, ... hopes of having a baby, something she wanted more than anything ...
... decision to adopt much of Federal Government’s preferred model ... and accreditation of training for each of the nine ... said that overall this is great news for the ... there will be nationally consistent standards for registration and ...
... in Afghanistan are increasingly suffering from war–related anxiety and ... ,Ontario’s ombudsman Andre Marin had undertaken a recent ... center for treatment of such traumatized children was caught ... bodies unwilling to take financial responsibilities. ,Mr. ...
... notices to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ... filed by a former patient alleging// that the state-run ... from patients undergoing treatment at its cardiac and neuro ... notices Thursday to Venugopal, Mayank Sharma, former senior financial ...
... team of UK scientists have undertaken what is described as ... ,Their findings will mark the biggest single leap in the ... opening the door to a new wave of tailored therapies ... a serious illness. ,A coalition of 50 groups, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:COAG Gets It Mostly Right On National Registration 2Health News:Collateral Damage-Children Of Canadian Soldiers Suffer 2Health News:Court Issues Notice to Venugopal Over Fund Irregularities 2Health News:UK Scientists to Reveal Genetic Secrets Behind Serious Illnesses 2
(Date:1/23/2015)... and DUBLIN , Jan. 23, 2015 ... with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. for the compounding, packaging and ... for shipment in the United States . ... Outsourcing Facility capable of compounding naltrexone tablets in various strengths ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... Jan. 23, 2015  iMD Companies, Inc. (ICBU) has repositioned itself ... share and grab a foothold in the hydroponic, hemp and ... and a presence in the sector, and recently partnering with ... of hemp and medical marijuana, iMD is committing to bring ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015  Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: ... Directors has approved a share repurchase program. The open-ended ... million of Mallinckrodt plc ordinary shares. ... remain top priorities as we continue to pursue a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Immune Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. 2Immune Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. 3Immune Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. 4iMD Companies Poised to Make Impact in Multi-Billion Dollar Medical Marijuana Sector With Recent Investments and Strategic Partnerships 2Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 2Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 3Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 4
... 23 The Public Patent,Foundation ("PUBPAT") announced today that ... HIV/AIDS drug patents held by Gilead Sciences,that relate to ... key weapon in the battle against HIV/AIDS. Gilead markets ... and as a part of its ATRIPLA,combination product., ...
... Ala., Jan. 23 BioCryst,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... on activities,conducted following release of the preliminary ... development plan for intramuscular (i.m.) peramivir., ... release of preliminary Phase II results in ...
Cached Medicine Technology:U.S. Patent Office Rejects Key HIV/AIDS Drug Patents at PUBPAT Request: Government Finds Prior Art Submitted By PUBPAT Invalidates All of Gilead Sciences' Claims 2BioCryst Updates Peramivir Clinical Development Plan 2BioCryst Updates Peramivir Clinical Development Plan 3BioCryst Updates Peramivir Clinical Development Plan 4BioCryst Updates Peramivir Clinical Development Plan 5BioCryst Updates Peramivir Clinical Development Plan 6
Two point fixation, tips separated by 13 mm. Each tip has 0.12 mm, 1 x 2 teeth. Wide serrated handle with thumb catch lock and dull finish....
... A simple, effective method for determining color ... reliable data which can be applied to ... The set consists of four trays containing ... caps that have incremental hue variation on ...
... Farnsworth 100 Hue Test including MS-Excel scoring template ... Farnsworth 100 Hue Test comes boxed in clear ... the potential for test disruption by holding ... test from Richmond Products includes 93 color discs, ...
... modification of the Farnsworth-Munsell 100 Hue Test. It ... the in-depth study of a color vision defect. ... ease or difficulty in distinguishing color differences in ... 15 color reference caps with Munsell notations, plus ...
Medicine Products: