Navigation Links
Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) Advocacy Alliance Applauds Obama for Commitment to Health Reform, Cancer Research, in Budget Blueprint
Date:2/26/2009

ng in Prevention and Wellness: Following on the $1 billion investment in prevention and wellness in the economic stimulus package, the president has expressed a commitment to improve screening tools to detect cancer and other diseases at an early stage when they are more treatable.

"President Obama is setting the stage for reigniting the war against cancer," said Hone. "Now it is up to Congress to follow suit. 2.5 million breast cancer survivors, the people who love them and our hundreds of thousands of activists look forward to working with Congress to make this vision a reality."

The Susan G. Komen for the Cure Advocacy Alliance is a voice for change on Capitol Hill, in state legislatures and on the campaign trail. With the help of nearly 200,000 Komen Champions and Komen's network of 122 domestic affiliates, we are aggressively seeking increased funding for research and greater access to screening and treatment. The Komen Advocacy Alliance engages policymakers and leaders at all levels of government to advocate for an increased investment in breast cancer research and greater access to breast health services.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) Advocacy Alliance
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. PRA International Adds Dr. Susan Stansfield as Executive Vice President
2. President George W. Bush Appoints Susan G. Komen for the Cure Founder as Chief of Protocol
3. Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Names Susan Bertonaschi Program Officer, Better Beginnings
4. Forbes Honors Susan G. Komen for the Cure Founder as Trailblazer
5. Celebrities Pledge to Wear Pink, End Breast Cancer Forever With Susan G. Komen for the Cure
6. PNY Technologies and Susan G. Komen for the Cure Partner to Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer
7. Susan G. Komen for the Cure Partners With the Original Butter Bell(R) Crock Developer
8. Susan G. Komen for the Cures Phoenix Affiliate, State Officials, Survivors and Advocates Call for Action on Breast Cancer
9. Susan G. Komen for the Cure Launches Unprecedented Global Expansion Program in 10 Countries
10. In Celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Susan G. Komen for the Cure San Diego Announces Opportunities for San Diegans to Get Involved in the Fight Against Breast Cancer
11. Susan G. Komen for the Cure Appoints Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez to Scientific Advisory Board
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/22/2014)... 22, 2014 The Philadelphia 100, which ... Philadelphia region each year, is considered a hallmark of ... MK Precision is proud to announce it has earned ... Precision will attend the Philadelphia 100 awards ... premiere business events of the year, as well as ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... Mich. A surprising new study pulls back the ... health care: differences in payment and income between physicians ... don,t. , Contrary to perception, the research indicates, ... favor surgeons and other procedure-performing doctors. , The new ... difference in pay per minute explains why doctors who ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... By Alan Mozes ... -- Pediatricians, take note: Many American parents are aware of ... to choose a pediatrician for their children, according to a ... from more than 1,600 parents -- further suggest that negative ... if that doctor has been recommended by a neighbor. ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... South Asians living in Canada have a higher rate ... compared with while people, McMaster researchers have found. ... Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ Open) and may ... the fastest-growing ethnic groups in the country is the ... Canada, comprising about three percent of the population. They ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... researchers have published a pilot study showing the ... people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Improvements were ... and pain. "Development and effectiveness of a ... Description and outcomes" was epublished ahead of print ... of MS Care (doi: 10.7224/1537-2073.2013-045). The authors ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:MK Precision Announces Spot on Philadelphia 100 Fastest Growing Companies 2Health News:Think the system for paying US doctors is rigged to favor surgeons? Study may surprise you 2Health News:Think the system for paying US doctors is rigged to favor surgeons? Study may surprise you 3Health News:Think the system for paying US doctors is rigged to favor surgeons? Study may surprise you 4Health News:Many Parents Use Online Ratings to Pick a Pediatrician, Study Finds 2Health News:Many Parents Use Online Ratings to Pick a Pediatrician, Study Finds 3Health News:Higher risk of heart disease for South Asians in Canada 2
... of Healthcare Startup, NEW YORK, Aug. 19 ... book doctor appointments online, today announced it has,completed ... led by Khosla Ventures.,ZocDoc is the first consumer ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080819/LATU010LOGO ), ZocDoc uses the Internet to ...
... today a 3-year agreement with Aetna (AET) that will ... metro markets in,Florida, Texas and Georgia., "Aetna long ... and,advocacy for timely and appropriate end-of-life care, with programs ... Innovative Hospice,Care. "As a hospice pioneer and innovator, VITAS ...
... Mental, Physical And Behavioral ... Performance In School-age Children, CABOT, Vt., Aug. 19 Who ... with a healthy breakfast? Apparently more folks,than you might ever imagine. ... and 32 percent of boys who are,of school age, skip breakfast ...
... Coverage for Wheelchairs,Oxygen, and Other Home Medical Equipment and ... out of,four (74 percent) American voters agree that, "home ... rapidly increasing Medicare spending for,America,s seniors." Voters age 55-plus ... national telephone survey of 1,000 American adults conducted by,Harris ...
... years as an industry leader in successful medical practice management ... ... August 19, 2008 -- http://www.hollanderconsultants.com [Hollander Consultants] was ... has focused on delivering consulting and training services to doctors ...
... August 19, 2008 Men with signs of benign ... dose of erectile dysfunction drug tadalafil (Cialis) to relieve ... new study published in the October 2008 issue of ... University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Northwestern ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Khosla Ventures Into Healthcare With ZocDoc 2Health News:VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Signs Agreement with Aetna 2Health News:VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Signs Agreement with Aetna 3Health News:Preparing To Send Your Children Off To School? Healthy Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas From Cabot(R) Can Contribute to a Better, More Productive School Year 2Health News:Preparing To Send Your Children Off To School? Healthy Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas From Cabot(R) Can Contribute to a Better, More Productive School Year 3Health News:Preparing To Send Your Children Off To School? Healthy Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas From Cabot(R) Can Contribute to a Better, More Productive School Year 4Health News:Preparing To Send Your Children Off To School? Healthy Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas From Cabot(R) Can Contribute to a Better, More Productive School Year 5Health News:Republican and Democratic Voters View Home Care as a Solution to Rising Medicare Spending, Harris Survey Finds 2Health News:Republican and Democratic Voters View Home Care as a Solution to Rising Medicare Spending, Harris Survey Finds 3Health News:Hollander Consultants Celebrates 25 Years as an Industry Leader in Successful Medical Practice Management Consulting 2Health News:Tadalafil shows promise for relief of lower urinary tract symptoms associated with BPH 2
(Date:9/22/2014)... 22, 2014 ... announced the addition of the  "Global Freeze ... Industrial) Market - Forecast to 2019"  report ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) ,The global freeze drying market was ... is expected to reach at $2,655.9 million ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... Children,s National Health System has announced ... 5 p.m. EDT for its "Make Your Medical ... continued strong interest from inventors.  Two ... to the winning presentations at the Sheikh Zayed Institute ... Children,s National in October. For competition details,  click ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... SHANGHAI , Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... knowledge leader in healthcare technology, media and telecommunications, ... innovation in China and ... Continua and BHG announced this new partnership during ... week in Washington, DC , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Freeze Drying / Lyophilization Equipment (Lab, Pilot, & Industrial) Market - Forecast to 2019 2Global Freeze Drying / Lyophilization Equipment (Lab, Pilot, & Industrial) Market - Forecast to 2019 3Calling all medical innovators: Submit your pediatric medical device pitch for Children's National competition by Sept. 29 2Calling all medical innovators: Submit your pediatric medical device pitch for Children's National competition by Sept. 29 3Continua and Borderless Healthcare Group Form Strategic Partnership, Launch the Healthcare Technology Innovation Center in Shanghai 2Continua and Borderless Healthcare Group Form Strategic Partnership, Launch the Healthcare Technology Innovation Center in Shanghai 3Continua and Borderless Healthcare Group Form Strategic Partnership, Launch the Healthcare Technology Innovation Center in Shanghai 4
... 30, 2011 Itchy, runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes ... that can make our children miserable from allergies. And ... the peak allergy season, PediaCare® , a trusted ... of a century, is introducing new one-dose per day, ...
... 2011 MonoSol Rx, the developers of PharmFilm® ... proprietary pharmaceutical film products, today announced that it ... the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding ... (OSF) under a 505(b)(2) pathway.  The registration dossier ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Allergy Relief Moms Can Rely On 2MonoSol Rx Secures 505(b)(2) Regulatory Pathway for Montelukast Sodium Oral Soluble Film 2MonoSol Rx Secures 505(b)(2) Regulatory Pathway for Montelukast Sodium Oral Soluble Film 3
Shoulder Subluxation Inhibitor (SSI) is an ideal bracing system to keep athletes on the field by reducing the risk of shoulder injury. The SSI is the only brace that allows TOTAL ANTERIOR RANGE OR MO...
... Bird and Cronin, Inc. ... of Patient Footwear, Orthopedic ... Care Products. Our products ... quality and available in ...
... single size, the Sierra Universal Collar fits the ... the comfort and motion restriction needed to protect ... the right size for the right fit . ... size and compact design alleviate storage problems, the ...
... spinal bracing is a critical component of ... stabilization. The Aspen® Lumbosacral Bracing System™ offers ... a high degree of immobilization, unparalled comfort, ... . . . even if they gain ...
Medicine Products: