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The Biggest Loser Confirms Talent6 as a Reality TV Heavyweight

Online Casting Calls Help Pull Greater Weight in National Search for Contestants San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 19, 2009 -- Talent6, the leading online casting community for actors, extras and reality television, is currently working with the casting directors of NBC's ...

WellPoint Teams up with Bob Harper from 'The Biggest Loser' to Expand Efforts Aimed at Improving Individuals' Health

Research shows individual health choices directly influence the health and well-being of friends and family INDIANAPOLIS, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP ), the nation's largest health benefits company by medical membership, today announced it has teamed up with Bob Harp...

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana Teams up with Bob Harper from 'The Biggest Loser' To Expand Efforts Aimed at Improving Individuals' Health

Individuals can calculate their Health Footprint to determine the impact their behaviors have on others INDIANAPOLIS, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The carbon footprint has become part of daily life for many people, but did you know that everyone has a Health Footprint(SM) too? Anthem Blue Cross a...

ESC Congress 2009: World's biggest cardiology meeting to be held in Barcelona

The European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, the world's biggest international meeting in Cardiology will be held in Barcelona, Spain, from 29 August to 2 September. The meeting, which is expected to attract over 30,000 delegates, will provide opportunities for education, hearing about the...

Hospital Car Parking Fees Top the List of Life's Biggest Injustices

MANCHESTER, England, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Having to pay and display whilst visiting loved ones in hospital is life's biggest injustice payment according to new research released by The Co-operative ISA's. Hospital parking charges head the top 20 of raw deals, with 1 in 6 (17 per cent) peopl...

Global Warming Biggest Health Threat of 21st Century, Experts Say

Public health officials call on their own to tackle issue WEDNESDAY, May 13 (HealthDay News) -- The warming of planet Earth is "the biggest global health threat of the 21st century," a varied group of experts warned Wednesday. Their report is one of the latest to expound on the deep...

The Biggest Loser Champions Living Well

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Helen Phillips may be the newest "Biggest Loser" but she is a real champion when it comes to achieving wellness. She knows "wellness" is about simple, everyday choices that can help you be healthy and well. Drinking milk is like drinking wellness by the glass and...

Protecting Your Biggest Asset- Your Income

ONTARIO, Canada, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you just got drafted into the NFL, are an actor or an entrepreneur, protecting your income should be high on your list of priorities. Life offers many surprises and even a minor injury or illness can lead to temporary disability and derail your plans...

New study finds daily drinking is biggest risk factor in serious liver disease

Long-term daily drinking, rather than weekly binge drinking, is by far the biggest risk factor in serious liver disease, according to a new report from the University of Southampton. The study, published in Addiction journal this week, concludes that increases in UK liver deaths are a result ...

Tiniest Babies Carry Biggest Costs

Businesses urged to help lower health costs and prevent preterm births,, TUESDAY, March 17 (HealthDay News) -- One year of medical costs paid by a company's health insurance for a premature baby could cover the medical costs of almost a dozen healthy, full-term babies, a new report fro...

General Mills, NBC's The Biggest Loser and Feeding America Partner to Launch Pound For Pound Challenge

Initiative encourages Americans to lose weight, feed the hungry MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- General Mills, NBC's The Biggest Loser and Feeding America today announced they are partnering to launch the Pound For Pound Challenge, an initiative that encourages Americans to lose weight...

Second Harvest Heartland, Feeding America, General Mills, and 'The Biggest Loser' Team to Help Community Lose Weight and Raise Funds to Feed the Hungry

SAINT PAUL, Minn., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Harvest Heartland, the Upper Midwest's largest hunger relief organization, today announced a new partnership with Feeding America, General Mills and NBC's "The Biggest Loser." Through the Pound For Pound Challenge, for every pound participating...

Lung Cancer: Still the Biggest Cancer Killer, by Far

While researchers make advances, quitting smoking remains your best bet SATURDAY, Dec. 27 (HealthDay News) -- It's the leading cause of cancer death in the United States, killing more people each year than breast, prostate, colon, liver, kidney and melanoma cancers combined. It's ty...

The Biggest Loser Milks a Big Win

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Michelle Aguilar may be the latest "Biggest Loser" but she is a real winner when it comes to good nutrition. She knows that when working out hard, it's important to include the nutrients and lean protein that three glasses of lowfat or fat free milk a day provid...

DESIGNER WHEY to Help Contestants and Fans of NBC's The Biggest Loser Shed Pounds

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Getting back in the gym and erasing years of bad eating habits is never easy. Losing large amounts of weight because your health depends on it is even harder. DESIGNER WHEY(R), America's #1 Selling Protein*, is joining forces with NBC's hit weight loss pr...

24 Hour Fitness Supports The Biggest Loser for Sixth Consecutive Season

- Season Five Winner Ali Vincent Featured in New Advertising Campaign - SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, contestants on season six of NBC's wildly popular reality series The Biggest Loser: Families will get some help from 24 Hour Fitness while appearing on the sh...

The Five Biggest Marketing Mistakes Made By Medical Offices and Small Businesses

International Business Consultant Helmut Flasch heads to India to share his proven and simple strategies in Business, Employee Management, Marketing and Sales for Medical Practices and Small Businesses. Long concerned and fascinated with India's obvious human and economical challenges, he wi...

Getting a good night's sleep is the biggest problem for women entering the menopause

Sleep disruption is the most common and severe symptom reported by middle-aged women when their periods change and they start moving into the menopause, according to a study in the April issue of the UK-based Journal of Clinical Nursing. Researchers at the University of Arizona College of Nursi...

Prescription for Change: New Survey Shows ePrescribing Connecting with its Biggest Skeptics ... Physicians

- As Medicare Legislation on Technology Gains Momentum, Physicians Trumpet the Value of ePrescribing in Significantly Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care DETROIT, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Efforts to expand the use of ePrescribing technology received an impor...

Mark Wylie and Suzy Preston Hoover Bring 'The Biggest Loser' Million Pound Tour, Presented by MSN, to Dadeland Mall

MSN and NBC's 'The Biggest Loser' come to Miami to encourage Americans to pledge to lose 1 million pounds collectively. REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Who: "The Biggest Loser" Season three runner-up Mark Wylie and season two contestant Suzy Preston Ho...

Bill Germanakos and Hollie Self Bring 'The Biggest Loser' Million-Pound Tour, Presented by MSN, to Arizona Mills Mall

MSN and NBC's 'The Biggest Loser' come to Phoenix to encourage Americans to pledge to lose 1 million pounds collectively. REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Who: "The Biggest Loser" Season Four winner Bill Germanakos and third-place finalist Hollie Self, ...

Julie Hadden and Jim Germanakos Bring 'The Biggest Loser' Million-Pound Tour, Presented by MSN, to Towne East Square Mall

MSN and NBC's 'The Biggest Loser' come to Wichita, Kan., to encourage Americans to pledge to lose 1 million pounds collectively. REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Who: "The Biggest Loser" Season Four contestants Julie Hadden and at-home winner Jim Germanako...

AUDIO from Medialink and Prilosec: Your Chance to get to Football's Biggest Game

NEW YORK, Dec. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it's living and dying with every play of your favorite team or it's enjoying all the nachos and pizza that make up the game watching experience, being a die-hard football fan can cause a lot of heartburn. Prilosec OTC, the number one selling OTC heartb...

Thomson Scientific Publishes 'Who Is Making The Biggest Splash?' - a Quarterly Review of Scientific Literature on Drugs and Therapies From July - September 2007

Novartis Maintains its Top Spot, and Big Pharma Dominates Top Eight Slots PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thomson Scientific, part of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC ; TSX: TOC) and leading provider of information solutions to the worldwide research and business c...

Five Local Residents Vie to be Philadelphia's Biggest 2007 'Local Loser'

Friendship All Natural Cottage Cheese and NBC 10 Seek the Next Local Loser in This Year's Healthy Lifestyle Challenge PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- What do a 46-year-old massage therapist, a 35-year-old administrative assistant, a 41-year-old comedian and computer help de...

24 Hour Fitness Gives The Biggest Loser High-Tech Upgrade

-Season 4 of NBC's Smash Hit Show Features the bodybugg(TM) System- SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Contestants for the fourth season of NBC's wildly popular unscripted reality series The Biggest Loser will get some high-tech help in their quest to win the $250,000 grand prize, c...

Eddie Murphy Voted Worlds Biggest Love-Rat

Actor/comedian Eddie Murphy is the worlds biggest love-rat, according to a survey by Onepoll.com . The 46-year-old, who has been named by Mel Bs pal Victoria Beckham as the Beverly Hills 'for treating her colleague in a callous way after she got pregnant with his child, topped the po...

World's Biggest Condom to Take Off to Spread Safer Sex Campaign

What's billed as the world's biggest condom - a huge pink hot air balloon - is set Friday to fly above a Dutch festival to increase safe sex awareness . The balloon - which organisers hope will enter the Guinness Book of records - was commissioned by seven local branches of the public medica...

Pakistan to Launch World's Biggest Anti-measles Drive

Pakistani authorities and United Nations agencies said Thursday they will immunise 63 million children against measles in the biggest such campaign in history. The virulent disease is one of the deadliest threats to young people in Pakistan, claiming the lives of 58 children a day, but vac...

Indoor Air Pollution Biggest Health Threat

The WHO in its latest study has indicated that the culprit to most health threat is the indoor air pollution caused by solid fuels used for cooking and heating. According to the UN 5% of the preventable deaths and diseases are caused by the indoor air pollution. This study is based on a ne...

Indoor Air Pollution Biggest Heath Threat

The WHO in its latest study has indicated that the culprit to most health threat is the indoor air pollution caused by solid fuels// used for cooking and heating. According to the UN 5% of the preventable deaths and diseases are caused by the indoor air pollution. This study is based on a new...

Milk from Cloned Cows is Not Welcome at the Nation's Biggest Milk Company

Although the government has approved meat and milk from cloned animals while it conducts further studies, Dean Foods Co. of Dallas// said Thursday that its customers and consumers don't want milk from cloned animals. The $10 billion company owns Land O'Lakes and Horizon Organic, among dozens of oth...

Less-lethal Strains of Bird Flu Virus may Become the Biggest Killer

HEALTH Experts have called for closer study of less-lethal strains of the H5N1 bird flu virus because they might be more //likely candidates to spark an influenza pandemic. Scientists have identified at least four major variants, or genotypes, of the deadly H5N1 virus since it made its first-...

Fresh Water, HIV Biggest of India's Six Challenges: Chidambaram

New Delhi: Admitting that India faced six major risks - HIV/AIDS and depleting freshwater supplies to name just two - Finance Minister P. Chidambaram declared at the India// Economic Summit here Sunday there was no need for alarm as solutions were on hand to overcome the challenges. "Every ri...

Gardasil Hailed as one of the Biggest Research Successes

A national screening program for cervical cancer has been called for by the Well Woman Centre.// This call was made following the announcement that a vaccine against cervical cancer is expected to be available in Ireland in four weeks time. Doctors have hailed the development of the vacc...

Biobank gets a go-ahead for the world’s biggest medical research

The UK Biobank plans to collect DNA samples from 5,00,000 Britons to unravel the genetic basis of several killer diseases including cancer, heart disease, diabetes,// dementia and joint problems. This project was approved on Tuesday. Since a local three-month pilot phase, involving 3,800 part...

Depression Could Quickly Grow Into UK’s Biggest Proble

Depression, a disease is fast becoming a bane in the health policy of Britain. Experts arguably explain that as the person suffering from depression are not physically //marked or hurting it becomes difficult to identify and to be treated and controlled. For it to be classified as an epidemic one i...

Consumer Court Dismisses India’s Biggest Ever Medical Error Clai

The apex consumer court in New Delhi Thursday dismissed the case of highest-ever medical compensation claim filed by India-born US scientist Kunal Saha for the death of his wife in 1998 due to alleged wrongful treatment//. The judgement of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (...

Stage Set For Final Hearing On India’s Biggest Ever Medical Compensation Clai

The stage is set for the final hearing of India's biggest ever medical compensation claim against doctors of a Kolkata hospital charged with negligence in a woman's death eight years ago.// "I am hopeful about tomorrow, though I realise my case can again be postponed by the machinations of my...

China Pharma Events Keep Growing For UBM

...ug. 6: /PRNewswire/ -- Numbers were impressive at June's CPhI China , with ICSE China and P-MEC China - which together form Asia 's biggest annual networking opportunity for the pharma ingredients, services and production equipment communities. Staged by UBM at Shanghai's New Inter...
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