Navigation Links
NFL Legend John Madden Visits Capitol Hill;
Date:12/6/2007

Seeks Action by Congress to Avoid 35% Cut in Diabetes Research

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ --

SATELLITE FEED:

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

6:30 PM - 6:45 PM ET

Galaxy 25

C-Band

Transponder 14

Downlink Freq: 3980 Horizontal

NEWS: Football Legend John Madden Urges Congress to Avoid Cuts in Diabetes Research

FORMAT: B-roll and Soundbites

STORY SUMMARY:

On Thursday December 6, 2007 football legend John Madden and members of the Senate will be on Capitol Hill to encourage Congress to renew the Special Diabetes Program and avoid a 35% cut in type 1 diabetes research. Madden, whose 6-year old grandson, Sam, has type 1 diabetes, will ask the House and Senate to take action on this program this year. Legislation to renew the program has been introduced in the House (H.R. 2762) and Senate (S. 1494) with 212 and 44 cosponsors, respectively.

SOUNDBITES:

* John Madden, pro football legend, Senator Baucus, Senator Hatch, Rep. Dingell, Rep. DeGette, Sen. Collins, Sen. Domenici, Sen. Dorgan, Rep. Barton, Rep. Castle, Sen. Lincoln

B-ROLL INCLUDES: **footage from the event in Washington DC**lab footage **researchers and lab technicians at work

VIDEO PROVIDED BY: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

FOR TECHNICAL INFORMATION OR HARD COPY, PLEASE CALL:

MultiVu Media Relations, 800-653-5313 EXT. 3


'/>"/>
SOURCE Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. The Legendary Sir Roger Moore to be Honored at The Thalians 52nd Anniversary Gala On October 21, 2007 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel to Benefit The Thalians Mental Health Center at Cedars Sinai
2. A History of Philanthropy Made Green-certified Legend Homes an Easy Choice for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
3. Six Olympic Legends Battling Chronic Diseases Lead Revolution in Advancing Pharmacy Care as Medco Launches the Tour of Champions
4. American Idol Star Elliott Yamin and Music Legend Gloria Gaynor To Perform at AnthemLIVE!
5. Annual flu shot cuts need for doctors visits, hospitalization among children
6. 1 in 12 Outpatient Visits Is for Prevention: Study
7. St. Christophers Foundation For Children Ronald McDonald(R) Care Mobile Making Tri-State Visits to Provide Dental Care to Children at No Cost
8. Red Cross President Visits Flooded Regions in Mexico
9. Out of hours doctors reluctant to do home visits, say patients
10. Out-of-hours doctors reluctant to do home visits, say patients
11. 3 Common Drugs Trigger Most ER Visits by Seniors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Talented host, actor Rob ... sciatica in a new episode of "Success Files," which is an award-winning educational ... and investigates each subject in-depth with passion and integrity. , Sciatica occurs when ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: ... faced every danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From ... Carole is a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First ... compliance program management, will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at ... (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 12, 2017 , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( https://isocomforter.com ), one of ... innovative new design of the shoulder pad. The shoulder pad provides optimal support ... your pain while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice and water that is circulated ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/12/2017)... Oct. 12, 2017   Divoti USA will ... to the standard of the latest FDA requirements, which stipulates new ... Anyone in need of Medical ID jewelry such as Medical ... are engraved in terms of the new FDA requirements ... Divoti offers this dark ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... Oct. 11, 2017  Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. ("Hill-Rom") (NYSE: ... facility in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico ... blades. Following ... facility sustained minor structural damage, temporary loss of power ... have been completed, manufacturing operations have resumed, and the ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company I.M. ... on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user about ... better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey CPR ... efficacy of the compression for a more informed CPR ... to raise $5,000. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: