Las Vegas Charities Mark World AIDS Day by Asking Residents to 'THINK'
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Stop and think. That is what
Las Vegas-based HIV/AIDS charities Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) and Golden
Rainbow are asking
Las Vegas to do this World AIDS Day. The organizations,
along with the Nevada State Health Division, are marking the day with a
Marlo Thomas and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) Kick Off The 5th Anniversary of the Thanks and Giving(R) Campaign Asking America to Support St. Jude While Shopping this Holiday Season
Jennifer Aniston, Robin Williams, Antonio Banderas, Washington Redskins' Jason Taylor join Marlo Thomas in this year's TV Spots to support the campaign with country superstars Keith Urban and Brad Paisley taking to the airwaves with Thanks and Giving radio messages
NEW YORK, Nov. 24 /PRNe...
Are People Asking Their Doctors?: Halo Rejuvenator a Holistic Remedy for Headache, Neck and Shoulder Pain
LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a rumble in the
streets of America, a momentum sweeping people off their feet and planting
their behinds on yoga mats and Pilate Reformers. Despite traditional
medicine's powerful presence in the US, World Health Research shows that
74% of Amer...
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...
Thomson Scientific Launches 'Confessions ... of a User' Campaign Asking 'Are You the New Face of Research?'
Video Component Enables Users to Upload Video Confessions/ Testimonials for Inclusion on newfaceofresearch.com for Peer-to-Peer Viewing
PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thomson
Scientific, part of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC ; TSX: TOC) and
leading provider ...
Notice Sent to Courts Asking Them to Stop Courting Mosquitoes
Those who uphold the law often end up violating the rule themselves - and certainly so when it comes to mosquitoes in the Indian capital .
The local authorities have sent notices to the Delhi High Court, Patiala House courts and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for breeding mosqu...
WHO’s asking :Is There Light At The End Of The Tunnel In Tajikistan
The helm of affairs at the World Health Organization's (WHO) mission in Tajikistan, Santino Severoni, has an unenviable agenda in front of him. Tajikistan is reeling under a malnourished public health system, // bruised after the five –year civil war, and has left a trail of devastation that is cal...
The Lupus Foundation of America Applauds New Legislation that Caps Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs
...for prescribed treatments.
"We encourage everyone to join us in supporting this important piece of legislation by contacting their Senators and asking
them to sign on as a co-sponsor to the legislation. At the Lupus Foundation of America we will do our part to ensure support for this important legisl...
White House Launches 'Fishy' Expedition
...at 'since we can't keep track of all of them here at the White House, we're asking
for your help.' Phillips goes on to ask individuals to send the White Hous... 'fishy.'
"Fishy? If there is anything fishy it is the White House asking
people to help them keep track of those who oppose the government takeover ...
UC design research points the way so you won't get lost at the hospital
... or elements possible to communicate a very specific message. We're always asking
ourselves: Where can we start subtracting. Where can we continue taking it ...i suburb of Eastgate. She explained, "We began our project by going out and asking
non-designers to do a quick, rough sketch of the specific terms we were loo...
Does Facebook usage contribute to jealousy in relationships?
...g and jealousy toward a partner affects older adults as well.
"This research on university age individuals is an excellent starting point to begin asking
additional questions on how this new forum might be impacting the dynamics of adult relationships and other social processes," says Professor Dr. Bren...
OBP Medical Inc. to Raise the Bar in Patient Care and Satisfaction
...M). Under Johnnies(TM) were designed with one intention, to raise the bar in patient privacy, comfort, and overall satisfaction. Today's patient isn't asking
for a higher level of patient care, they are demanding it.
Under Johnnies(TM) are made from ultra-soft, water resistant, SMS material. These d...
Hospice Care Eases the End for Loyal Pets
...rado State University in Fort Collins, are dedicated solely to end-of-life treatment for animals.
"It is a service, I think, people are going to be asking
for more and more," said Marocchino.
The foundation's annual symposium on animal hospice care at the University of California in Davis in September...
'Health Care Reform Must be Abortion-Free,' says Supreme Knight
... have confirmed a shift in public opinion. Gallup showed a majority of Americans describing themselves as pro-life for the first time since they began asking
the question in 1995.
"In our search for common ground," Anderson said, "Let us begin there."
Anderson also described plans to expand th...
Bipartisan Panel of Industry, NGO and Academic Experts Proposes New Rules for Science in Federal Regulation
...ment process. The process for appointing committees should be more transparent, with agencies taking steps including seeking names through the Web and asking
for comments on proposed individuals on the Web.
More disclosure by committee members. Members of scientific advisory committees should be requ...
Operation Rescue Announces 'Keep It Closed' Campaign
Last month, the three pro-life groups sent a letter along with a documentation packet to Nebraska Attorney General Jon Buning asking
for a comprehensive investigation in to Carhart's abortion business.
Among concerns are:
Carhart's poorly-maintained abortion cli...
Finding a Dentist Can Be Easier Than You Think
...u can search by city, county, zip code and dental specialty. PDA recommends asking
family, friends, neighbors, coworkers or your current dentist, physician or...dations.
As you continue your search for a new dentist, PDA suggests asking
the following questions:
Does the dentist accept your insurance pla...
Robotics insights through flies' eyes
... (ACE) was challenged to find its way from the institute to Marienplatz at the heart of Munich a distance of about a mile by stopping passers-by and asking
for directions. To do this, ACE had to interpret the gestures of people who pointed the way, and it had to negotiate the sidewalks and traffic crossin...
The Female Health Company Schedules Third Quarter Conference Call for August 7, 2009
...holders and other interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing 800-860-2442 (international participants dial 412-858-4600) and asking
to be connected to "The Female Health Company Conference Call", a few minutes before 11:00 a.m. EDT on August 7, 2009.
A replay of the call...
Catholic Charities, Vincent De Paul Society Supporting Abortion-Providing Healthcare Plan, Says ALL
...atic denial of health care to the poorest of the poor."
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul and Catholic Charities USA sent out an action alert asking
members to contact their legislators immediately:
We must maintain momentum for health care reform efforts with calls and emails supporting hea...
Consumer Alert: Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Procedures Should Not Be Taken Lightly
...ocedure," said Dr. Hanke. "This might help them feel more comfortable about asking
questions and to determine if a procedure is right for them."
The Am...rtant, and it increases the likelihood that a patient will feel comfortable asking
the physician critical questions and discussing their expectations and conc...
Too many ways to say 'it hurts'
...s may have minimal relevance to the day-to-day functioning of patients with chronic diseases. "We help measure directly if people are living better by asking
them," Cella said. "Sometimes it's as simple as asking, 'Do you think this treatment has made your life better?' That question is surprisingly absent ...
National Coalition of Front-Line Skilled Nursing Clinicians: Bipartisan Momentum to Stop CMS Medicare Regulation, Subsequent Funding Cuts, Grows in Congress
...ed by the following legislators, with each expressing concern about the negative impact of the CMS rule on the provision of quality long term care and asking
the Administration to hold issuance of the final rule while Congress considers health care reform:
July 20th letter from U.S. Senator...
President Takes Illinois Woman's Tough Health Care Questions at AARP Town Hall
...s of AARP members from across the nation for special Town Hall with the President and AARP leaders on the issue of health care reform.
questions on behalf of her Lockport AARP Chapter, expressed concern that proposed changes to Medicare would result in the "dictation" or "rationing" o...
Established Medical Sub-Component Manufacturer Achieves ISO 13485 Certification
...stomers required," said Mike Winslow, Quality Manager for OFS, Specialty Photonics Division.
"More and more, medical device manufacturers are asking
their suppliers to be 13485 certified. Being certified allows us to further satisfy our key medical customers and create new opportunities," added St...
Food Illness Accountability Undermines Food Safety Overhaul: Food Safety Legislation Propped up by Antiquated Estimates Rather Than CDC Data
...ted data as Rep. John Dingell's Food Safety bill HR 2749 moves to the House floor. The newly formed Association for Food Illness Accountability is asking
why policy makers are relying on an unsubstantiated 1999 report when CDC's Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet) confirms a discrep...
Medicare Cuts Will Force Many Cancer Centers To Close, Stop Seeing Medicare Patients, Lay Off Staff, According To ASTRO Survey
...s doesn't make sense if we're trying to improve access to care. I'm honored to join my colleagues in protecting patient access to radiation therapy by asking
Medicare to prevent these cuts," Rep. Myrick said.
"Radiation oncology helps many people survive and even thrive after cancer diagnoses. There...
Motion Filed to Consolidate Yasmin/YAZ Litigation in Toledo, Ohio
...ER, Pa., July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three leading law firms representing 23 of the 32 filed cases around the country have filed a joint motion asking
that the Yasmin/YAZ product liability litigation be consolidated and transferred to Chief Judge James G. Carr of the United States District Court for ...
Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority Supports 'National Patient Safety Day'
...ountry and internationally. This year the group is asking
that all patient advocates observe a moment of sil...s by providing as much information as possible and asking
questions while receiving medical treatment."
...articipate in their healthcare by "speaking up" or asking
questions and providing any additional information...
Jury Awards Valley Medical Center Patient $1.8 Million for Nursing Negligence
...his mother sued Valley only after the hospital refused to accept accountability and responsibility, choosing instead to say that his mother lied about asking
for her physician on the evening of January 31.
"They just stonewalled us at every turn, showing no concern for my mother or her situation...
Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs
...ands of people like me who have insurance and they're not looking for a handout -- we're not looking for a handout. What we're looking for, what we're asking
for, what we're begging for, what I'm begging for -- is a current health reform package that becomes law so that people like me can receive adequate h...
Louisiana Tells Congress: Stop Healthcare Discrimination
NEW ORLEANS, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In June 2009, the Louisiana Legislature unanimously passed a resolution asking
Congress to stop healthcare discrimination for five million of the oldest, poorest, sickest, and most disabled people in the nation. These are dually...
Fractional co2 Laser Offers Cosmetic Treatments with Minimal Downtime For Melbourne Patients
...l laser in its class and is at the cutting edge of new laser technologies. We invested in the fractional technology because increasingly patients were asking
for a procedure that could resurface wrinkles and improve skin texture without too much downtime or risk."
Dr Chan then went on to say "...
Home Oxygen Patients and Family Members Visit Capitol Hill to Ask Congress to Protect Medicare Home Oxygen Therapy Benefit
... Congress to Pass Medicare Home Oxygen Therapy Act, Oppose Additional Cuts to Oxygen Benefit
WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- asking
members of Congress to support patient-focused reform of the Medicare home oxygen therapy benefit, patients and family members with the National Emphy...
Fundraising in the Jungle
...e donating to a charity will be an added incentive."
Katie Rhodes, Mother of two is looking forward to the event saying "the girls have been asking
to visit the park for a while and I thought what a great opportunity to give back to the community." They will be attending Saturday's event along wi...
Nuvilex Completes First Sale of Last Shot Hangover Remedy(TM)
...ted a proof of concept study among 6,000 college-aged students who drank to the point of intoxication. Nuvilex determined the efficacy of Last Shot by asking
study participants to indicate what symptoms they experienced during excessive alcohol consumption with and without Last Shot. The feedback the Compan...
Vein & Cosmetic Center of Tampa Bay Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler
...ss and effectiveness for the correction of wrinkles.
Dr. Jeffrey Hunt., Medical Director, said, "We finally have what our patients have been asking
for: a very long-lasting, easy to administer, facial filler. No more 'in between stages' as the filler is disappearing. Artefill is very cost-effect...
PTs say proper fit and use of walking aids can prevent fall-related injuries in elderly
...ly with physicians to ensure safe recoveries from illness or injury. Ciolek recommends seeing a physical therapist for an assessment and proper fit or asking
for a referral to a physical therapist from your physician. Visit www.moveforwardpt.com to find a physical therapist near you.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Urges Constant Vigilance Against Growing Threat of Killer 'Superbug'
...as twice its normal size." Rushed to Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, doctors pumped him with antibiotics with little effect.
"They kept asking
me where I might have picked up an infection. I honestly didn't know. Frankly, I didn't know what the future held," says Wegleitner.
After 10 day...