Sainsbury's Travel Insurance will Consider Claims for Cancelled Holidays to Mexico
In the wake of the swine flu outbreak in Mexico, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is advising against all but essential travel to the country. Sainsbury's Travel Insurance confirms that it will consider all claims for cancelled holidays
to the country, scheduled to depart on or after 28 ...
DaVita.com Kidney Blog Helps Kidney Patients Find Fun Ways to Celebrate Holidays and Tips for Eating Healthy
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and kidney failure, today announces a webblog called Kidney Diet Tips ( www.davita.com/blogs ) dedicated to helping people with chronic ...
Correct Shopping Posture: A Dozen Medical Stocking Stuffers to Get You Through the Holidays Pain-Free. Don't Let Shopping Put a Crimp in Your Christmas, or Your Back
“There’s a right way and a wrong way to shop,” says Dr. Louis Obersteadt, and he’s not referring to where you’re shopping, what you’re buying or how much you’re spending, he’s referring to the proper way to carry your gifts. “I don’t car...
Ten Ways You Can Help a Family During the Holidays After a Child Dies
are an extended period of time when parents grappling with the natural grief from the death of a child need support and understanding. Here are 10 ways relatives and friends can make the holidays
just a little gentler. These 10 ways of supporting the family come from The Compassionat...
Single in the City? How the Holidays Leave the Fabulous Feeling More Like Failures
SEYMOUR, Tenn., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- For many, city living is at its
finest during the holiday season. The usual hustle and bustle is further
glamorized by the festive parties, larger than life decorations and crowds
eager to soak in the joyful atmosphere. However, for many single city
Baking Expert Puts Health in the Holidays With Canola Oil
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Indulging with less guilt is easy this holiday season. Simply substitute canola oil for other oils or solid fat in recipes to replace "naughty" saturated fat with "nice" unsaturated fat. This especially applies to baking, which results in many...
UltimatePilatesWorkouts.com Provides Free Pilates Workouts to Support Lean Wallets and Lean Figures During the Holidays and Beyond
NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The holidays, with all their
diet-busting treats, are here, but economic uncertainty is causing cutbacks on
gym memberships, personal trainers and other fitness expenses. Pilates experts
Katherine and Kimberly Corp are introducing UltimatePilatesWorkouts.com
Surviving the Holidays After a Loved One's Death: Economic Woes Add to Holiday Pressure for People Who Grieve
WAKE FOREST, N.C., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- People who have experienced the
death of a loved one often face Thanksgiving and Christmas with dread.
Long-standing family traditions will never be the same; the hope and joy that
normally accompany the season are replaced by depression and loneliness. T...
OHSU Cancer Institute research gives hope for chemo holidays for men with advanced prostate cancer
PORTLAND, Ore. Oregon Health & Science University Cancer Institute researchers, in a first-of-its-kind study, have found that even men with advanced prostate cancer can take a much-needed safe break, or holiday, from chemotherapy.
The double-blind, randomized study, led by principal investigato...
Surgery Holidays to Malaysia - British Women Tell Their Stories
MELBOURNE, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/-- There is a growing popularity amongst
British men and women to travel to Malaysia for surgery holidays. The
decision to travel overseas is increasing at an enormous rate - leading
operator Gorgeous Getaways witnessed an increase in popularity with British
Don't Let Influenza Ruin Your Holidays - Get Vaccinated
NFID Urges Influenza Vaccination Into the New Year
BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- With the hectic holiday season
in full swing, getting vaccinated against influenza, commonly known as "the
flu," is an important way to keep you and your family healthy. Too many
people think i...
Concern Over Toy Safety and Disappointed Kids Impacts Holidays for Parents
National survey finds parents worried about an unhappy child on Christmas morning, want advice on keeping family harmony
CINCINNATI, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As they're searching the web for
information about recalled toys and scanning store shelves for toys they
think are safe, now p...
Don't Let the Holidays Go to Waist!
Cabot(R) Creamery Cooperative Recipes Are Fit to Celebrate
CABOT, Vt., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- It's called a "festive" season
because, well, we feast. But if you're concerned about adding inches to
your waistline during the holidays, there is a delicious way to celebrate
the season and s...
Thanks to Homecare, Millions of Older Americans Celebrate Thanksgiving and Other Holidays at Home
November is National Homecare Month
ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thanks to homecare,
millions of older and disabled Americans throughout the U.S. will celebrate
Thanksgiving and other holidays
with their families in the comfort of their
homes. During November, which is ...
Surviving the Holidays after a Loved One's Death
WAKE FOREST, N.C., Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- People who have experienced
the death of a loved one often face Thanksgiving and Christmas with dread.
Long-standing family traditions will never be the same; the hope and joy
that normally accompany the season are replaced by depression and
Banfield, The Pet Hospital(R) and Meals On Wheels Association of America(R) Feed Hungry Pets During the Holidays and Beyond
Banfield's 2007 Season Of Suppers(R), 'A Pet Food Drive For Pets In Need.'
PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine if you had to choose
between nourishing yourself or nourishing your beloved Pet. Eldora
Fitzgerald, who is homebound, used to share a portion of her once-a-day
Blue and Broke for the Holidays
Economic woes ratchet up mental health problems already more common this time of year
MONDAY, Dec. 22 (HealthDay News) --Sagging spirits, sagging economy.
That's the holidays
this year, with many people both blue and broke -- the usual melancholy compounded by the highest joble...
Remuda Ranch Reports Many Struggle With Emotional Eating During Holidays
PHOENIX, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and
Anxiety Disorders ( http://www.remudaranch.com ) reports the holidays
extremely difficult time for those suffering from emotional eating.
"Emotional eating is using food to meet emotional needs," said Juliet
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Employees Adopt 54 Families, and an Overseas Platoon for the Holidays
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthem Blue Cross and Blue
Shield associates in Maine have adopted 54 area families and an overseas
military platoon for the holidays. The families were provided a full
complement of holiday gifts and food certificates. The armed forces personnel
There's No Place Like the Bathroom During the Holidays
CLEVELAND, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Of the estimated 25 to 45 million
Americans who have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a significant number avoid
seeing their families, attending parties and even shopping during the holiday
season because of their digestive disorder. Running to the bathroom and
Jennie Finch Shares how to Fire up the Romance Despite the Demands of the Holidays
WAYNE, N.J., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With the bright lights, sweet treats and beautifully wrapped gifts, the winter holidays
may be an exciting time of year for any child, but the same can't always be said for adults, especially with today's tough economy. Whether it's standing in painfully long s...
VIDEO from Medialink and PUIG USA: Antonio Banderas' Blue Seduction for Women Gives Back for the Holidays
NEW YORK, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Antonio Banderas launched his fifth
fragrance, BLUE SEDUCTION FOR WOMEN, earlier this year with an event in New
York City alongside cast members from Tony Award(R) Winning Best Musical, "In
the Heights," and children benefiting from the House of the Roses, Ballet
Ten Tips for Coping with Grief and Loss During the Holidays
PROVIDED BY SAN DIEGO HOSPICE AND THE INSTITUTE FOR PALLIATIVE MEDICINE
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine offers the following tips for coping with grief and loss during the upcoming holiday seas...
I'll Be Home (Alone) for Christmas: How to Make the Best Out of Being Alone for the Holidays
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- You're new to town, your ex took the
kids for the weekend, or you're snowed in -- whatever the case may be,
you've somehow found yourself spending the holidays
alone this season. But
don't let the cheery ads and festive store windows get you down; there are
Survey Reveals Heartburn Sufferers Experience More Heartburn During the Holidays
National Heartburn Alliance Helps to Educate During Heartburn Awareness Month
CHICAGO, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartburn remains a burning problem
for more than 60 million Americans each month(1) and this November, the
National Heartburn Alliance (NHBA) is recog...
New Guacamole 100-Calorie Packs - The Solution for Clashing February Holidays
- Eating All-Natural Guacamole as a Snack or Condiment is a Healthy Choice Anytime -
FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- February marks a food
quandary with observances of both Heart-Healthy Month and National Snack
Food Month. Americans derive an estimated ...
Give Yourself the Gift of Sleep for the Holidays
Getting an early start on tasks and doing a little each day cuts stress, expert says
SUNDAY, Dec. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Many people sacrifice sleep in order to complete all their shopping, decorating, cooking and other holiday preparations. But a lack of sleep can reduce your ability...
Giving the Gift of Life During the Holidays
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holidays
time when many of us are focused on gifts and giving. But there are
thousands of people in this community who are hoping to receive the most
important gift of all this season - the gift of life.
This past year, more than 1...
Sponsor a Spring Point Project Pig for the Holidays
Within two years, cells from pigs may be used in clinical trials on a path to finally cure diabetes
MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- With the season of giving upon us,
are you struggling to find the perfect gift for a loved one? If so, ponder
this: You could improve t...
Heart Attacks Peak During the Holidays
People put off going to the doctor or overindulge in unhealthy habits, experts say
SUNDAY, Dec. 9 (HealthDay News) -- The holiday season is also the season for heart attack, warns cardiologist Dr. Keith Churchwell, associate director of the Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute at Va...
Tis' the Season to be Jolly ... and Stress-Free: Survey Reveals Women's Stress Levels During the Holidays
Mother of Ten - Shape Up Mom - Kathryn Sansone and Weight Watchers Offer Tips on how to Jingle Away the Stress These Holidays
NEW YORK, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- With thoughts of shopping lists,
holiday menus and decorating looming in our minds, it's no wonder it
becomes challenging to g...
Buildings Across The Country Join St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) For Fourth Annual Thanks and Giving(R) Campaign, Asking America To Help Save Children's Lives While Shopping For The Holidays
National campaign to support the life-saving mission of St. Jude to find cures for desperately ill children in communities everywhere
NEW YORK, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, five
buildings in five cities across the country will illuminate in bright green
to support St. ...
GNC Joins St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) to Kick Off Fourth Annual Thanks And Giving(R) Campaign, Asking America to Help Save Children's Lives While Shopping for the Holidays
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- GNC is joining St. Jude Children's
Research Hospital as it kicks off its annual Thanks and Giving campaign.
This is the fourth year for the national campaign and the second year that
GNC has joined as a partner in the effort. Thanks and Giving was created b...
Survey Reveals Heartburn Sufferers Experience More Heartburn During the Holidays
National Heartburn Alliance Sponsors First Ever Heartburn Awareness Month, November 2007
CHICAGO, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartburn remains a burning problem
for more than 60 million Americans each month(1), and this November, the
National Heartburn Alliance (NHBA) i...
Grieving Children and Families Cope with Grief at the Holidays
Highmark Caring Place helps those dealing with the death of a loved one
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday season is an especially
difficult time for those grieving the death of a loved one. At a time when
many people celebrate with family and friends, others are experiencing
American Council on Exercise Offers 10 Tips for Surviving the Holidays
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ As the festive holiday season is
approaching, many Americans find it stressful to keep up with
often-unrealistic demands and expectations of family, friends and events.
The solution to an enjoyable celebration is to relax and take good care of
ourselves, which in...
Delhi Hospitals Cancel Holidays And Recalls Doctors
In response to the health ministry’s direction, on Monday the major hospitals in Delhi revoked the leave applications of the doctors and consultants, and the doctors who were away from duty were recalled. //
"The situation is really tough for hospitals like All India Institute of Medical Scienc...
Indian Surgeon Conducts 70 Surgeries During His Holidays In England
A doctor with dedication and diligence in Britain of Indian origin hit headlines after conducting 70 //operations during his holiday period.
NHS in the UK is well known for its long waiting lists and sometimes patients have to wait for years before getting a routine operation. This has brought N...
Keep Kids Active in the Holidays
are the ideal time for parents to encourage their children to put away the video games and DVDs and get involved in more //active fun, AMA Vice President, Dr Choong-Siew Yong, said today.
“Fun presents that promote fitness such as frisbees, cricket sets, soccer balls and tenni...
Keep Kids Active in the Holidays
are the ideal time for parents to encourage their children to put away the video games and DVDs and get involved in more active fun//, AMA Vice President, Dr Choong-Siew Yong, said today.
“Fun presents that promote fitness such as frisbees, cricket sets, soccer balls and tennis...