18th Annual Fat Tire Classic Benefiting the National Sports Center for the Disabled & the American Red Cross Mile High July 17th - 19th, 2009
DENVER, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Sports Center for the Disabled and American Red Cross Mile High Chapter will be hosting the 18th annual Fat Tire
Classic from Friday, July 17th to Sunday, July 19th at the Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, CO. Experience world class mountain biking and...
USW Lawsuit Results in Continental Tire Agreeing to Provide Retiree Health Care
Union Thwarts Attempt to Short-Change Workers
PITTSBURGH, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers
said today that Continental Tire
North America, (CTNA) has agreed to make
$158 million in payments to a retiree health insurance fund. The settlement
is in response to a la...
Autism Family Foundation Introduces The Robert J. Keegan Family Center for Autism
...ildren's Hospital and the Summit County Educational Service Center, as well as a generous gift from Robert J. Keegan, chairman and CEO of The Goodyear tire
& Rubber Company, and his wife, Lynn.
"The Autism Family Foundation grew from our passion - from our hearts," said Mr. Keegan. "Success in en...
The First High-Performance Sports Water, AquaHydrate, Targets Military Market by Supporting Events Including 'Mud Run'
..., June 6, 7, and 13. The 10K Mud Run is a sold-out event that challenges more than 20,000 civilians to complete a military-style training course with tire
obstacles, 5-foot walls with mud on both sides, a tunnel crawl, a slippery hill climb and a final 30 foot mud pit. AquaHydrate will be available to a...
Compliance and cost: Bitter pills to swallow in the age of oral chemotherapy
Patients who are considered cancer "survivors" are taking adjuvant drugs to prevent a recurrence like tamoxifen for breast cancer may simply tire
of taking the drugs over the long term even when they feel well. In trials studying drugs like these, just 60 to 70 percent of patients stick with the...
Acoustics world wide press room now open
...und Clips). See: http://www.acoustics.org/press/157th/rosenblum.html .
NOISES REVEAL ICY ROADS
"The detection of road surface conditions is an i...ent ... we propose the present detection method that is realized using only tire
noises and is able to attain the prediction of the surface conditions with ...
Former Executive Director of the World Bank and CEO of OMERS Nominated as Directors for Biovail Corporation's Board of Directors
... The World Bank in Washington for nine years, former Senior Advisor to the federal Department of Finance and is currently the Chairman of the Canadian tire
Both nominees were found through an executive recruitment process that sought the most qualified financial and corporate governance experts in...
Newt Gingrich to Address Chicago Employers at Midwest Business Group on Health's 29th Annual Conference
Harold D. Miller, Executive Director, Center for Healthcare Quality & Payment Reform
Bruce Sherman, MD, Medical Director, Goodyear tire
& Rubber Company
Michael L. Taylor, MD, Medical Director for Health Promotion, Caterpillar Inc.
Andrew Webber, President and CEO, ...
New Ads Provide Glimpse Into Unique Friendship Between Aflac Duck and Carl Edwards
... Edwards running into the Aflac Racing garage, only to find his car missing. He realizes that it's been stolen by his fowl friend after seeing flaming tire
marks leading outside the garage and a feather that was left behind. It is then revealed that the Aflac Duck has taken the car on a joyride on a windy...
2008 National Ergonomics Conference and Expo to Focus on Ways to Increase Productivity and Reduce Spending in the Workplace
...n, will address
future opportunities for ergonomists and the ergonomics industry as a
whole. Ergonomics and safety leaders from Boeing, Ford, Goodyear tire
Rubber Co., Liberty Mutual, Mayo Health Systems, MHIA, Pacific Gas &
Electric, Raytheon and others will share their secrets to ergonomics
Arthritis Hits More Than Half of Diabetics
In addition, maintaining a healthy weight will place less stress on joints, particularly the knees. Also, being overweight can cause you to tire
more quickly and give up on your exercise program.
For more on arthritis, visit the Arthritis Foundation .
CBS Outernet Partners With Lifeclinic International to Bring Interactive Health Programming and Advertising to Pharmacy Locations Nationwide
...sales relationships with American Airlines, the
Automotive Broadcasting Network (car dealership/service center waiting
rooms), AutoNet (automotive and tire
service center waiting rooms),
Atlanta's MARTA commuter trains, Gas Station TV (gas station pump tops and
convenience stores), The Healium Network (do...
Amigo Mobility Selects Amerityre as OEM Supplier
... AMTY ), a manufacturer of polyurethane tires and tire
pleased to announce Amerityre's Flat...onored at being
selected as the original equipment tire
supplier by industry leader Amigo
Mobility and loo... the development of revolutionary new
technologies. Amerityre is commercializing its
CVS Samaritan Van Program Celebrates 30 Years of Helping Motorists on the Nation's Highways
...d have had to wait 45
minutes in rush-hour traffic for assistance, which would have been very
"Ernest (driver) was a lifesaver. I had a flat tire
and my lug wrench
kept slipping on the lug nut. Ernest had the correct tool and I was on my
way. He saved me from calling a tow truck. Thanks!"
ATV Injuries on the Rise
...hould only be used on trails designed for their use. Additionally, Losman recommended that parents maintain these vehicles properly, ensuring that the tire
pressure is correct and that the control cables and chain are adjusted properly.
To learn more about ATV safety, read this in...
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Provides Patients with the Latest Information on Myeloma
...s. Often the first symptom of myeloma is bone pain caused by the effects
of malignant plasma (myeloma) cells in the marrow. Patients may have
more easily and feel weak. Fractures may occur as a result of
the weakened bones. Recurrent infections may be an early sign of disease. About The Leu...
JCI table of contents: Sept. 4, 2007
...iber, slow and fast, which have different capabilities — slow fibers do not tire
easily and are high endurance, whereas fast fibers tire
easily and are low endurance. The relative amount of each fiber type is det...
Wet Weather Heralds the Mosquito Menace
...ptying standing water from flower pots, buckets and barrels. Change the water in pet dishes and replace the water in bird baths weekly. Drill holes in tire
swings so water drains out. Keep children's wading pools empty and on their sides when they aren't being used.
Study Finds Abdominal Fat Not the Prime Cause for Metabolic Syndrome
...gerous heart attack risk factors including pre-diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, and changes in cholesterol.
Abdominal fat or the spare tire
that many of us carry has long been linked to metabolic syndrome, a combination of medical disorders that increase one's risk for cardiovascular disea...
Brain Surgery Without the Surgery?
...ms both open-cranial microsurgery and minimally invasive endovascular procedures.
“An aneurysm is a ballooning, a little weak spot like one on a tire
when it’s about to blow. When aneurysms rupture, about half the patients don’t survive. That’s why we would really like to prevent the first hemorrhag...
Mind Training Can Unravel The Power Of The Subconscious Mind
...sia, Mayfair, Actonville and Roshnee in Gauteng province.
"Though it was an exhausting 35-day tour, the love of the South African people did not tire
me out," Adhia told IANS. "Even my presentations were adapted and my ways of dealing with people changed."
Most of those who attended the worksh...
Urine Test for Kidney Cancer
...might have saved my kidney." That's because it might have caught the cancer sooner. "You can drive from here to New York to California without a spare tire
but you prefer not to. So, I prefer to have that spare kidney, now I don't have that spare, so if anything goes wrong with this one..." Frozzitta says...