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Mayor Menino Joins The Salvation Army to Celebrate the Groundbreaking of the Kroc Community Center

BOSTON, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Salvation Army officials along with Mayor Thomas M. Menino gathered today with community members and elected officials to celebrate the groundbreaking of the largest social service community center in the history of Massachusetts -- the $115 million K...

Aethlon Medical Announces U.S. Army Agreement

SAN DIEGO, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: AEMD) today disclosed it has entered into an agreement that extends studies of the Aethlon Hemopurifier(R) with the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) und...

DaVita Donates Toys, Shoes and School Supplies for Army National Guard to Distribute in Iraq

DENVER, July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA ), a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), recently donated more than 250 pounds of goods to the Pennsylvania Army National Guard for distribution to the...

General Dynamics Awarded $9 Million Contract for U.S. Army Medical Command Lean Six Sigma Support

FAIRFAX, Va., July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD ), has been awarded a $9.2 million dollar, three-year contract to support the U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM) and Office of the Surgeon General. General D...

Save the ta-tas Calling on Women to Join the Love/Avon Army of Women to Unlock the Key to Breast Cancer Prevention

- LA-Based Apparel Company Lending Support to another Cancer Research Outreach - LOS ANGELES, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Save the ta-tas, a brand of apparel and accessories designed to "put some fun in the fight" against cancer, announces its support of a unique new program that offers women th...

U.S. Army Increases Medical and Dental School Benefits

Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) Supports Students Pursuing Medical Careers with Higher Monthly Stipend FORT KNOX, Ky., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Medical Department announced today that it is increasing the stipend associated with its Health Professions Scholarship Pr...

AARP to Support the Love/Avon Army of Women

Will join effort to enroll women in revolutionary initiative to eradicate breast cancer NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Avon Foundation and the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation are pleased to announce that their joint venture, the Love/Avon Army of Women, ( ...

Arizona American Water and Salvation Army Offer Aid on Hottest Days

Arizona American Water supplies water to Sun City, Sun City West, and Town of Youngtown for summer months PHOENIX, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arizona American Water will supply water to emergency services providers from Sun City, Sun City West, and the Town of Youngtown as part of an ...

Salvation Army Committed to Saving Smiles; Collaborative Dental Clinic to Launch in Venango County

CARNEGIE, Pa., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of Venango County school-aged children are in serious need of quality affordable dental care. Very soon, their critical needs will be met in their own backyard. Thanks to a collaborative effort between The Salvation Army; Bartley J. Morrow...

Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Signs Cooperative Research and Development Agreement With Naval Medical Research Center and Walter Reed Army Institute of Research

COSTA MESA, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXBO) today announced that the company has signed a Limited Purpose Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (LP-CRADA) with the Naval Medical Research Center (NMRC) and the Walter Reed Arm...

INDUS Corporation Awarded Army Office of the Surgeon General Contract

VIENNA, Va., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation, a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider, announced today that it has been awarded an IT data analysis and administration contract by the U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM), Office of the Surgeon General (OTSG). Supp...

Suicidal thoughts in Army vets 'under the radar,' says specialist

BUFFALO, N.Y. University at Buffalo researcher John Violanti, Ph.D., a specialist in suicide among police officers, is preparing to conduct a study on suicide risk among returning veterans. The U.S. Army yesterday reported a "stunning spike" in the number of soldiers taking their own lives. Vi...

SeQual Technologies is Awarded the U.S. Army Airworthiness Certification

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- SeQual Technologies Inc., a medical equipment manufacturer which develops oxygen systems known worldwide for their reliability, quality, and revolutionary design and economy, announces they have received the Airworthiness Release (AWR) from the U.S. Army's Resear...

The Salvation Army and Rush University Medical Center Launches 'Keep it Fit Chicago'

Unique program starts with families in Englewood CHICAGO, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Salvation Army and Rush University announce the launch of Keep it Fit Chicago , a comprehensive, team-oriented, six-month program designed to help Chicago residents create healthier lifestyles...

Salvation Army Services Threatened by Pace of Donations

Could Impact Christmas Programs and Next Year's Services CHICAGO, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Salvation Army in Chicago is facing a grave financial shortfall which will severely impact its services to those in need unless the pace of donations increases this Christmas...

The Salvation Army Receives First Gold Coin of the Season

CHICAGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The gold coin tradition continues for The Salvation Army. This is the 26th year gold has been dropped into the red kettles, with the first coin appearing this past weekend. The one-ounce 2005 Liberty $50 coin was wrapped in a $2 bill and deposited in a Sa...

U.S. Army Orders KAOS to Front Lines

Apparel Maker's High-Tech Sports Bras to Support Female Soldiers in Combat HOUSTON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Army has awarded a multi-year contract for advanced sports bras to KAOS Worldwide ( http://www.kaoskomfort.com ), a technical apparel company noted for its innovative fu...

Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton & Tripler Army Medical Center to Install Neuro Kinetics' I-Portal(R) NOTC System for Traumatic Brain Injury Testing

'Promising' Advantages over MRIs as Company Prepares to Publish Unique Pre- & Post-Accident Study PITTSBURGH, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- In a push to improve diagnosis of returning military personnel for traumatic brain injuries, three leading military medical centers --...

Auditor General Jack Wagner Praises Army for Saving Kelly Support Facility Commissary

But says that ancillary services should also be maintained HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Auditor General Jack Wagner today applauded the Secretary of the Army's announcement that the commissary and post exchange at the Charles E. Kelly Support Facility in Oakdale will r...

Love/Avon Army of Women Breast Cancer Research Initiative to Launch Today

The Army of Women will recruit one million women to partner with breast cancer Scientists that will move us "Beyond a Cure" to prevention Celebrities already signed on as Army of Women "ambassadors" NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation and the Avon Founda...

MultiVu Video Feed: Salvation Army Responding to Hurricane Ike With Food, Water & Pastoral Care

Today, more than 100 Salvation Army mobile feeding units are responding to the devastation brought by Hurricane Ike in Texas. Several convoys of canteens and mobile kitchens are currently in the disaster zone serving the millions of people who are without power in the areas around Beaumont, Ga...

Salvation Army Supporting Shelter and Evacuation for Hurricane Ike With Meals for Thousands of Evacuees and Emergency Workers

Warns Residents That Storm's Path Threatens Major Population Center and Heightens Danger ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Salvation Army today is supporting the evacuation and shelter operations ordered by the State of Texas prior to the anticipated landfall of Hurric...

The United States Army Medical Department Announces the Launch of an Innovative New Programming Series Called 'The Strength to Heal' That Will Run on ReachMD XM 157 - The Channel for Medical Professionals on XM Radio.

CHICAGO, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- ReachMD XM 157 on XM Satellite Radio and The United States Army Medical Department (AMEDD), today announced the launch of a new 13 week programming series designed to highlight military medicine from across the globe, covering clinical trauma, internal medicine...

National Rehabilitation Hospital Team to Work with US Army to Improve Rehab Care for Wounded Soldiers

Early Detection of Brain Injury Is Key WASHINGTON, June 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of professionals from National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) will fly to Germany on Saturday to work with the US Army's Europe Regional Medical Command (ERMC), in assessing their current rehabilitati...

The Salvation Army Takes a Bite Out of Hunger

Chicagoans Urged to Donate One Dollar to Change Lives CHICAGO, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Salvation Army challenges Chicagoans to "Take a Bite out of Hunger" during its 70th Annual Donut Day campaign. On June 6th, an all-volunteer army of hundreds of Donut taggers will hit the str...

Rep. Boozman, AOA Officials Tour Military Eye Care Facilities at Walter Reed Army Medical Center

AOA Seeks to Aid America's Wounded Warriors Facing Combat-Related Eye Trauma and Vision Damage Associated with Traumatic Brain Injury WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eye wounds and combat-related vision loss have been among the most common types of injury for America's soldie...

OxyBand Technologies Signs Army Contract

SAN FRANCISCO, May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- OxyBand Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has signed a contract with the United States Army to evaluate the company's patented cutting edge wound healing technology for battlefield and other military wounds. OxyBand Technologies has developed a pro...

US Army Purchases SeQual's Cutting-Edge Oxygen Generation Technology for MRAP Deployment

New oxygen technology enhances the state of health care on the battlefield SAN DIEGO, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- SeQual Technologies Inc., a San Diego-based medical equipment manufacturer which develops oxygen systems known worldwide for their reliability, quality, revolutionary design and econom...

The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Chairs to Two Army Veterans With Limited Mobility

Gift of Mobility Helps Two Veteran Servicemen Enjoy Extracurricular Activities EDISON, N.J., April 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- These days, scores of U.S. soldiers return from Iraq with debilitating injuries. But there are many more veterans still struggling with disabilities resulting fr...

U.S. Army Study Reports WoundStat(TM) is Most Effective

Tops All Others in Stopping Deadly High-Pressure Bleeding BETHESDA, Md., March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research (ISR), the world's premier ballistic injury research facility, has issued the results of a study showing that TraumaCure's ground- breaking prod...

U.S. Army Selects Cogon Systems to Develop Advanced Clinical Decision Support Tools for Hand Held Computers

PENSACOLA, Fla., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Cogon Systems, Inc. has been awarded a Research, Development, Test and Evaluation contract by the U.S. Army's Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC) to develop advanced clinical decision support tools for hand held computer use. The...

The Salvation Army Responds to Immediate Needs of Survivors and Relief Workers in Southern California Wildfires

Agency Providing 10,000 Meals per Day, Emotional & Spiritual Care ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Having completed recovery efforts surrounding the 2003 southern California wildfires only weeks ago, The Salvation Army has once again mobilized to provide assistance and su...

SI International Awarded $4 Million Army HRsolutions Task Order

Delivering mission-critical outsourcing to Brooke Army Medical Center RESTON, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SI International, Inc. (Nasdaq: SINT ), an information technology and network solutions (IT) company, announced today that it has won a new competitive task order under the US...

Small Army Takes on Cure for Diabetes and New Approach to Ending World Poverty with Addition of Non-Profit Accounts

Boston-based Agency Signs The Iacocca Foundation and S.E.VEN BOSTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Small Army, the Boston-based marketing and creative services agency, has added finding a cure for diabetes and alleviating world poverty to their scope of work with the addition of The Iacocca F...

GlideScope(R) Ranger Video Laryngoscope by Verathon(R) Awarded Airworthiness Certification by U.S. Army

BOTHELL, Wash., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verathon(R) is pleased to announce the GlideScope(R) Ranger Video Laryngoscope has been granted Airworthiness Certification from the United States Army.(1) This certificate allows the device to be used by military health care personnel in some of the mos...

AlphaRx Signs Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with US Army

MARKHAM, ON, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AlphaRx (OTC BB:ALRX - News), an emerging biopharmaceutical company utilizing proprietary drug delivery technology to develop novel formulations of drugs, is pleased to report that AlphaRx and USAMRIID (U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infect...

UK Army Personnel Involved in Iraqi Invasion Not at Risk from Depleted Uranium

Army personnel involved in the Iraqi invasion of 2003 have not absorbed dangerous levels of depleted uranium, finds research published ahead of print in Occupational and Environmental Medicine. Depleted uranium is used in military combat to pierce armoured vehicles, and spontaneously combu...

Woman Army Officer Commits Suicide in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu, An Indian Army captain posted in Jammu and Kashmir has allegedly committed suicide in her home here. Police sources here said Captain Megha Razdan of the Engineering Regiment was found hanging by her husband Captain Chetanya Razdan at their home in the army quarters at Kunjwani on t...

US Army Opens Laboratory to Research Injuries

As the US gets more and more deeply entangled in battlefields across the world, the countrys army is also getting increasingly worried. Apart from deaths and injuries under enemy fire, any number of soldiers are also hurt during training. They get sprained ankles, torn ligaments and str...

U.S. Army Developing a Robot to Rescue Injured Soldiers

A remote-controlled robot is being developed by the U.S. Army to rescue injured or abducted soldiers, without putting their comrades at risk. The 1.8-metre-tall Battlefield Extraction-Assist Robot (Bear) will be able to travel over bumpy terrain and squeeze through doorways while carrying ...
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