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11th Annual Light the Night Date Announced

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, November 20th, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's, 11th Annual Light the Night Walk, will take place at Qualcomm Stadium in Mission Valley to raise money for those battling blood cancers. Carrying illuminated balloons - white for survivors,...

Morning People and Night Owls Show Different Brain Function: University of Alberta Study

Scientists at the University of Alberta have found that there are significant differences in the way our brains function depending on whether we're early risers or night owls. (Vocus) June 23, 2009 -- Are you a "morning person" or a "night owl?" ...

Amish Formula From Caleb Treeze Organic Eliminates Night Time Cramps

GLENDALE, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Those who suffer from night time leg, foot or hand cramps can now get instant relief. Caleb Treeze Organic Farm has secured an old Amish formula and has made it available for the first time via the Internet. With an estimated 70% of adults over 55 and...

Chill Cooling Towels Introduces Instant Relief for Hot Flashes and Night Sweats

CHILL International, Inc. announces the launch of a new menopausal cooling towel , which provides instant relief for hot flashes and night sweats. Key West, FL (Vocus) April 23, 2009 -- CHILL International, Inc. announces the launch of a new menopausal cooling towel...

Surgeons to Observe and Discuss Live Eye Surgery Friday Night in San Francisco

Bausch and Lomb Premium Cataract Intraocular Lenses to Be Featured SAN FRANCISCO, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 1,000 cataract surgeons will attend a live surgery and symposium at a San Francisco hotel Friday night. They will observe two surgical procedures conducted by Dr. Jeffrey Whitman bro...

Wake Up Your Relationship With a Good Night in Bed This Valentine's Day

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Better Sleep Council's relationship expert Lissa Coffey, couples having trouble under the sheets can significantly help improve their relationship by catching extra winks together in bed. While many couples can live happily together, th...

Hot Flashes, Night Sweats a Good Sign for Breast Cancer Patients

Symptoms correlated with lower recurrence rates, study finds WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Hot flashes, night sweats and joint symptoms in breast cancer patients getting endocrine treatment are signs of estrogen depletion or blockage and may point to successful treatment, Bri...

College Night Owls Have Lower Grades

Study finds students who are morning people function better on tests MONDAY, June 9 (HealthDay News) -- College students who are morning people tend to get better grades than those who are night owls, according to University of North Texas researchers. They had 824 undergraduate st...

Nurses working overnight support the need for a restorative nap during the night shift

WESTCHESTER, Ill. A research abstract that will be presented on Monday at SLEEP 2008, the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies (APSS), identifies a number of personal health, safety, and patient care issues that support the need for a restorative nap during the night...

Wounded Warriors Treated to Night on the Town in San Diego by TriWest and Freedom Alliance

- 'Military Appreciation Dinner' is One in a Series Sponsored by TriWest - SAN DIEGO, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Wounded Warriors from the Naval Medical Center San Diego and Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton will enjoy an evening of food, fellowship and fun at an exclusive downtown steakhouse this eveni...

Americans Get Physical After a Good Night in Bed

New findings show better sleep linked to improved physical performance ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- While weary, overextended Americans are turning to "quick fixes" like caffeine and performance-enhancing supplements, which claim to improve everything from their daily workout to the...

Rachael Ray, With Special Guest President Bill Clinton, to Open 'One Night Only' Pop-Up Restaurant to Benefit Her Yum-o! Organization

Five Teenage Cooks to Develop and Prepare the Evening's Menu Along with Iron Chef Michael Symon Special Musical Guest Carly Simon 'Rachael Ray' to Air Episode on May 7th Devoted to Restaurant Opening NEW YORK, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 28th, ...

19th Annual Casino Night Benefiting the National Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area

Annual Event Raises Funds and Awareness for Chronic Kidney Disease in the Washington, DC Area WASHINGTON, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release was issued today by the National Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area: WHO: Casino Night attracts a diverse group ...

WHO Study: Night Shift Work May Cause Cancer

Hazards of painting, firefighting also examined by international research committee BLOOMINGTON, Minn., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study by the World Health Organization has found that night shift work increases the risk of cancer in humans. The study found that after prol...

18th Annual CATCH Night of Champions Raises $225,000 To Help Support Local Youth

DETROIT, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 450 people gathered on Tuesday, October 9, at The Ritz-Carlton Dearborn to honor athletic and community champions at the 18th Annual CATCH Night of Champions. The event featured a dinner, live auction and a Hall of Fame induction ceremony. The event r...

Y-ME Illinois Hosts the First-Ever 'BIG Night Out' - Indulgence for a Cause

CHICAGO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Y-ME Illinois will host a first-of-its- kind celebration to honor breast cancer survivors, their families and friends. The BIG Night Out - Indulgence for a Cause will take place on Friday, October 19th from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the Great Hall of Chicago's...

Teens' Cell Talk at Night Can Be Tiring

Kids who gab after bedtime pay the price down the road, European researchers say SATURDAY, Sept. 1 (HealthDay News) -- If your kids are falling asleep in their morning cereal, check their cell phones -- even a tiny bit of nighttime chatting might be robbing them of needed sleep. A n...

Glowing TV Screens Keeping Americans Up at Night

Too much late viewing adding to sleep deficit, researchers warn MONDAY, June 8 (HealthDay News) -- Many generations ago, a dark night sky and fatigue probably signaled it was time to go to sleep. Today, Conan O'Brien, Jon Stewart and the Desperate Housewives are more influential i...

Saving heart attack patients in the middle of the night

MAYWOOD, Il. -- When Joyce Moss recently arrived at Loyola University Hospital with a life-threatening heart attack, it took just 42 minutes to perform an emergency balloon angioplasty. The procedure opened up an artery that was 100 percent blocked. "There was no damage to the heart because of ...

Immune System Works Better at Night

Greater success fighting infection than during the day, study says MONDAY, Dec. 15 (HealthDay News) -- A good night's sleep really does a sick body good, new research says. Stanford University research with fruit flies reveals that the immune system fights invading bacteria the hard...

Kidney transplants less successful at night

Kidney transplants should be carried out during the day if possible. At least this is the conclusion suggested by a survey just published by urologists and internists at the University of Bonn ( Transplantation Proceedings, vol. 40, p. 1341 ff.). Hence operations carried out at night require a fu...

Quitters Honored at Wizards' DC Tobacco Free Family Night

WASHINGTON, March 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although it was a rainy Saturday, nothing could dampen the spirits of the participants of the DC Quitline(R). DC Tobacco Free Families (DCTFF) hosted a special evening at Saturday's Wizard's game against the Los Angeles Clippers for over 100 D.C....

The hormone of darkness: melatonin could hurt memory formation at night

HOUSTON What do you do when a naturally occurring hormone in your body turns against you? What do you do when that same hormone melatonin is a popular supplement you take to help you sleep? A University of Houston professor and his team of researchers may have some answers. Gregg W. Roma...

Red Wings Host Breast Cancer Awareness Night

... Fans Can Support The Cause In A Variety Of Ways ... DETROIT, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Red Wings will host the team's First Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Night on Friday, October 26, when the team takes on the San Jose Sharks at Joe Louis Arena. Doors open at 6 p.m. for ...

Parents can Help Young Superheroes Battle Cavities on Halloween Night

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Confectioner's Association has noted that up to 93% of children will go trick-or-treating this year. With this in mind, Halloween is a perfect time for parents to reinforce proper brushing habits to their children. "Since candy and Hallowee...

Europe-wide Researchers' Night

The aim of the third annual Researchers' Night is to provide researchers who have benefitted from EU support the opportunity to present and promote their often acclaimed research to the general public. About 10,000 visitors are expected to attend. A central theme of the evening will be Health and...

The aye-ayes have it: The preservation of color vision in a creature of the night

A quest to gain a more complete picture of color vision evolution has led Biodesign Institute researcher Brian Verrelli to an up-close, genetic encounter with one of the worlds most rare and bizarre-looking primates. Verrelli and his ASU team have performed the first sweeping study of color vi...

Frank Sinatra's Boozy Night Nap on Cop's Couch Exposed

Singer/actor Frank Sinatra once slept on a policeman's couch after a night of heavy boozing . The 82-year-old's boozy night nap in 1952 has been revealed in Dennis Wood's book 'A Few Coppers More - True Tales Of Policing In Manchester'. Sinatra was at a career low when he met a Manc...

90% Young Clubbers Have Symptoms of Hearing Damage After a Night Out

A new study conducted by the charity RNID suggests that 90 per cent of youngsters, aged 16 to 30 years, experience symptoms of hearing damage-dullness of hearing or ringing in the ears-after a night out. The researchers surveyed 1,381 people, more than half of whom visited a bar where the...

Women - Do You Consider the Condom, a ‘must-have’ in Your Hand Bag, on a Night Ou?

Is the everyday talk of HIV/AIDS falling on deaf ears? ‘Careless’ is perhaps too mild a word to describe the women of today,// who appear to be completely in-charge of their lives, yet throw caution to the winds, in life and death matters. A new survey has shown that, nearly three out of four...

Karnataka Chief Minister to Spend Night With HIV Positive Family

Bagalkot (Karnataka): Concerned over the high prevalence of HIV/AIDS in Karnataka and hoping to dispel the stigma attached to the disease//, Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy will spend Tuesday night in the hut of a HIV positive family. Kumarswamy will reach Ingalagi village in Bagalkot distric...

Secret Herb Could Tackle Hot Flushes And Night Sweats In Breast Cancer Patients

Hot flushes and night sweats continue to trouble breast cancer patients on hormone therapy treatment. A secret herb, belonging to the mint family, could soon answer the silent prayers of these numerous cancer victims. //Researchers at the University of Manchester are now evaluating the use of this ...

Premature birth linked with pregnant women on night shift

In a study by researchers of University of North Carolina reveal that women working night shifts have higher incidence of premature delivery. //This links an external factor like night shift with movements in the uterus.The study shows that this factor can influence premature delivery by 50%. T...

Exposure To Night Light may Increase The Risk Of Leukemia

A pitch-black room may be the healthiest environment for your child at bedtime. According to new research , increased light at night // may put children at risk for leukemia. Researchers have determined that light at night is found to disrupt the circadian rhythm and suppress the production of mel...

Risk of early neonatal death high in infants born in the night

Recent research has shown that infants born during night time have a higher risk of early infant death as compared to those born during day time. Previous studies have also shown that infants born at night and during weekends and holidays have an increased risk of death at birth, urging the need fo...

Transcept Pharmaceuticals to Report Second Quarter 2009 Results

...specifically approved for use in the middle of the night at the time a patient awakens and has difficulty r...stration only on those nights when a middle of the night awakening actually occurs, has the potential to re...rescription sleep aid for use in the middle of the night at the time a patient awakens and has difficulty r...

Premier of Split Estate at DocuWeeks 2009 to Call National Attention to Urban Drilling in New York and Los Angeles

...pact series on Planet Green, a network of Discovery Communications. Reel Impact http://planetgreen.discovery.com/tv/reel-impact/ is the new Saturday night documentary block, which launches on Planet Green on September 12th. Split Estate maps a tragedy in the making, as citizens in the path of a new o...

Corrected: Secretary of Health Urges Pennsylvanians to Get Immunized

...delphia County : Aug. 18 - 7:05 p.m. - Adult immunization awareness night with the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizen's Bank Park in Philadelphia. The ...g immunized. York County : Aug. 26 - 7 p.m. - "Immunization night at the Ballpark" with the York Revolution at Sovereign Bank Stadium, 5 Broo...

Parents Lose Sleep Too When Students Begin School, Says Atlanta Sleep Medicine Clinic

... fall. "Sorry to say, I've always been a late night person, not a morning person. So when I have to g...ependent on the amount of sleep he or she gets the night before. A student who consistently gets enough sle...k from Jodi Mindell's book, ' Sleeping Through The night '". The Atlanta Sleep Medicine Clinic r...

"Jesse's Story" to Open The 10th Annual Malibu Film Festival

...ction. Jesse's Story will open the 10th Annual Malibu Film Festival on Thursday, August 6 at the Malibu Cinemas at 8:00 p.m., followed by the opening night party at Duke's Malibu. For more information on the Malibu Film Festival or to purchase tickets, visit http://www.malibufilmfestival.org . To vi...
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