UAN Hails Reintroduction of Federal RN Staffing Ratio Bill and Vows to Work for Passage
Quality Health Care for All Depends on Adequate RN Staffing
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders and members of the United American Nurses, AFL-CIO, pledged to redouble their efforts to secure passage of landmark legislation --reintroduced last night by Rep. Jan Schako...
Shinseki Sworn In, Vows 21st Century Service to Veterans
WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Retired Army Gen. Eric K. Shinseki took the oath of office today as the Nation's seventh Secretary of Veterans Affairs, assuming the leadership of the Department of Veterans Affairs following Tuesday's confirmation by the Senate.
"The overriding ...
American Lung Association Vows to Protect All Iowans from Secondhand Smoke
DES MOINES, Iowa, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American
Lung Association of Iowa is excited by the passage of the Iowa Smoke-free
Air Act, but vows
to keep working until all Iowa workers are protected from
Though not perfect, the Iowa Smoke-free Air Act w...
VA Leadership Vows to Fix Problems Identified at Marion VA Medical Center
WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of
Veterans Affairs (VA) today affirmed its determination to quickly address
problems at its Marion, Ill., hospital. The VA today released the results
of two investigations into concerns involving patient care at the Marion
Same-sex Marriage: Shahzina Tariq Vows to Live With groom
Shahzina Tariq, the bride in the same-sex marriage, has said she would prefer to stay with Shumail Raj, the bridegroom , after the controversy surrounding their marriage ends.
Recording her statement before civil judge Syed Hassan Abbas Rizvi, Shahzina said she was not abducted by anyone, a...
China Vows to Improve Food Safety in Wake of Health Scares
China has shut down companies involved in some of the highest-profile health scares involving Chinese-made goods and will take further steps to improve product safety, a top official said Friday.
"The Chinese government is moving to address the fundamental problems behind issues relating t...
Actress Sally Field Vows to Fight Against Osteoporosis
When actress Sally Field was diagnosed with osteoporosis in 2005, it was a disappointing development.
'I had always eaten right, I had always exercised, and I had always taken calcium,' Field said last Thursday in Washington, D.C. 'I tried to be a good girl all the way down the line, but it...
Calum Best Vows to Enter Rehab to Get Rid of Sex and Drug Addiction
Fashion model-turned-celebrity Calum Best has decided to enter rehab in order to get rid of his addiction to cocaine and depraved orgies .
Calum, who was recently snapped in a sleazy romp with two hookers, admitted being subjugated to his cravings for all bad stuffs.
"Im a bad boy...
Ramadoss Vows to Set Up Food Regulatory Body in India
India will soon have a food regulatory body to address issues such as food quality and safety, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said here Tuesday. //
"We have been concerned with integration of our food laws, many of them item-specific and dealt with by different agencies, and hence we have...
G8 Leaders Vows to Combat Infectious Diseases Worldwide
The Group of Eight (G8) leaders here Sunday set a series of guidelines for combating infectious diseases worldwide by adopting a document on the issue.//
"A vigorous response to the threat of infectious diseases, the leading cause of death worldwide, is essential to global development and to ...
Kerala MP Vows to Fight Clause in New Education Bill
A Kerala MP has vowed to fight the new education bill in the state that allows private professional colleges to charge higher fees from non-resident Indian (NRI) students//.
Lok Sabha member Panniyan Ravindran, while talking to the Gulf Daily News newspaper, described the new bill as unfair an...
Virginity Vows by Teens may Mask Truth
New York, - A study aimed at gauging adolescent health, has said that those teens who swear celibacy and virginity till marriage, show a propensity to cover //the truth about their sex lives , compared to teens who are not so rigid about maintaining their virginity.
The study analyzed virgin...
Do Fad Diets Really Work?
WASHINGTON, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring. It's the time of year when we shed our unhealthy winter habits and renew the weight-loss vows
we made back in January in hopes of seeing the numbers on the scale drop. Each year, millions of Americans follow the latest and greatest diet trends...
Lilly Granted Temporary Restraining Order to Halt Launch of Generic Raloxifene
... Lilly vows
to Defend Intellectual Property Rights
INDIANAPOLIS, March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) today issued the foll...
The Breast Cancer 3-Day Challenges Americans to Get Out of the New Year's Resolution Rut
...weight and getting fit are among the top promises people make to themselves. A more unique and motivating way for many of those eager to fulfill their vows
is to lace up their tennis shoes and walk in the Breast Cancer 3-Day . In its sixth year, the Breast Cancer 3-Day, a 60-mile walk that takes place ov...
RNs, Family Protest Denial of Critical Surgery for Orange County ICU Nurse
...believe is critically important.
The nurses will accompany the family and demand to speak directly to a
Blue Cross corporate decision maker. Kutcher vows
to go through with her
surgery scheduled for March 11 at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo, even
if she has to pay out of pocket and lose her house in...
Steven M. Safyer, MD, Appointed President and CEO of Montefiore Medical Center
Commitment to Innovation in Specialty Medical Care, Research and
Pledges Stronger Strategic Alignment with Albert Einstein ...
Longoria and Parker Couples Not in a Hurry for Babies Now
...ed her, as saying.
The couple wed in a religious ceremony at the Saint Germain l'Auxerrois church July 7 this year, a day after they exchanged vows
in a civil ceremony.
Teenagers Often Deny Taken ‘Virginity Pledges
...take a pledge at the time of the second survey.
Rosenbaum said the fact that 52 percent of adolescents who made virginity pledges recanted their vows
within a year suggests that these programs have a high drop-out rate and that adolescents don't make a strong connection with the pledge.
Vioxx Not Safe Even For Short Term Use
... It withdrew Vioxx in 2004 when the drug was proved to double the risk of heart attacks and strokes. It has set aside $970 million for legal costs and vows
to fight each case rather than settle out of court. `Cases Easier to Win' Attorney Mark Lanier, the attorney for the drug company has already won two ...
Couple infected with HIV marry in Kerala
...he marriage received full support from family, friends and fellow villagers. With an air of solemnity, Asokan (29) and Ajitha (26) took their marriage vows
amidst the beating of drums and chanting of traditional Vedic incantations.
While Asokan, the groom, contracted HIV during a surgery on his leg that...