Hit the Links for a Healthy Dose of Fun with Play Golf America
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- For seasoned and inexperienced golfers alike, hitting the links provides more than just a fun
way to spend an afternoon; it is an enjoyable way to improve overall health.
While simply being outside and enjoying the serene landscape of a golf...
Have Fun -- But Be Safe -- This Summer
Expert offers tips to avoid getting sidelined by a sports injury
SATURDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- If summer beckons you outside to play, take precautions to lower your chance of getting hurt during your pursuit of recreation.
"While it is impossible to prevent every sports inj...
Summer Travel Destinations are Heavy on Fun - and Sun
Many Top Vacation Spots Place Visitors at Risk for Increased UV Exposure
PINELLAS PARK, Fla., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As travelers and their families head off to their favorite vacation spots this summer, many may be putting themselves at risk for increased exposure to the sun's dangerous ult...
Summer Fun Need Not Be Hazardous
Parents can do a lot to keep kids safe, experts say,,
SUNDAY, June 7 (HealthDay News) With school out (or about to be), youngsters are probably going to be spending less time sitting at a desk and more time running, jumping and doing cannonballs.
It's all fun
and games -- until so...
DaVita.com Kidney Blog Helps Kidney Patients Find Fun Ways to Celebrate Holidays and Tips for Eating Healthy
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and kidney failure, today announces a webblog called Kidney Diet Tips ( www.davita.com/blogs ) dedicated to helping people with chronic ...
Colgate-Palmolive Awards Starlight Fun Centers(TM) to Hospitals Through Online Contest
"Show The Love" In Your Community With A Simple Mouse Click
NEW YORK, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For children who may be anticipating surgery, enduring long outpatient treatments or fighting loneliness after visiting hours have ended, Fun
Centers provide a comforting break. Colgate-Pal...
Roche Offers Fun Experience with ACCU-CHEK(R) Aviva Through New Rock My Meter Website
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche announced today that it has
launched a new web site, www.rockmymeter.com , where visitors can create their
own mini music video featuring an ACCU-CHEK(R) Aviva blood glucose meter.
Once visitors get onto the site, they can begin personalizing...
'Psych Yourself Skinny' Lose Weight the Fun & Creative Way in 2009!
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- "Psych Yourself Skinny" is a creative,
fun and brutally honest look at your FAT self, with a 28-day schedule of
meditations, freestyle dance tips, meal ideas, daily "skinny" psych sessions,
explicit visual motivators and blunt advice on how to make a big chang...
Spend Wisely This Holiday, Find Gifts That Are Good Fun and Good For You
WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With everyone mindful of
budgets and spending this holiday season, now is the perfect time to think
beyond the routine perfume or socks and to give gifts that are not just fun,
but are good for the health too. Finding special gifts for loved ones wit...
Give Kids the Gift of Fun and Fitness This Holiday Season
FAIRFIELD, Conn., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Families looking for an easy,
fun and inexpensive way to stay fit have a new, award-winning gift option this
holiday season. Kideosyncrasy Vol.2 ( www.kideosyncrasy.com ) is a fun
teaching kids to dance and get fit. This DVD is jam-packed with li...
Goality 5K Fun Run/Fitness Walk Benefiting Children's Advocacy Center Was A Success
WOODALE, Ill., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Sunday October 19th, 2008
at 8:30am, a small yet energetic group ran or walked at the Goality 5K
benefiting the Children's Advocacy Center ( http://www.cachelps.org ). The
weather was perfect with a bright sun and no clouds. Almost half of the 20
'Dog Days of Summer' Festival Brings Pet Adoptions, Dog-Centric Family Fun Back to Hermon Park
City Councilmember Jose Huizar, Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council, Friends of Hermon Dog Park Again Sponsor Major Eastside Pet Festival
LOS ANGELES, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- If, as the saying goes, every dog
is destined to "have its day" then this summer's "Dog Days of Summer"
AUDIO from Medialink and Kellogg: Finding Fun Ways to Fill Up With Fiber
NEW YORK, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Eating high-fiber foods may not be at
the top of your list of fun
things to do, but not getting enough fiber in
your diet makes having any kind of fun
a lot harder in the long run. Here's
more on new ways to enjoy upping your fiber intake, while enjoying the
Professor Woodpecker Makes Children's Nutrition Fun and Simple
New Children's Series Focuses on the Benefits of Healthy, Wholesome Foods
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In a country where rates
of obesity -- including those among children -- are at an all-time high,
one might expect to find a plethora of child-friendly nutritional
Race Central Launches Vigor Latino 5K Run/Walk, Promoting Hispanic Health, Fun and Fitness
RIALTO, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Race Central, the country's
preeminent race timing organization, announces the inauguration of the
first annual Vigor Latino 5K run/walk ( http://www.VigorLatino5K.com ) to be
held at Whittier Narrows Park, Los Angeles, California on Saturday, March
How to Make a Trip to the Dentist Fun for Kids
34,000+ Dentists Converge in Chicago
CHICAGO, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release was
issued today by the Chicago Dental Society:
Who: The Chicago Dental Society (CDS) recently polled more than 300
dentists about issues such as their own dental habits, adults seeki...
Lifespring Health Sponsors the Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Half Marathon and 5K Fun Run
PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lifespring Health
sponsors the Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Half Marathon & 5K Fun
This is an important charity event benefiting the Hemophilia Foundation of
Northern California, Support for Families of Children with Disabilities and...
Safety Tips for a Fun and Spooky Halloween
SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 35
million children between the ages of 5 and 13 will hit the streets in
costume this Halloween. Although hours of planning and preparation are
spent on costumes, decorations and parties, many people fail to consider
Eukanuba Unleashes New Free iPhone Application Providing Dog Owners With Instant Access to Dog Parks and Other Four-Legged Fun
OFF LEASH Launch Marks the First-Ever Mobile Dog Expert Application
DAYTON, Ohio, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer in premium pet care and nutrition, Eukanuba continues to innovate and meet the needs of today's active pet owner with the introduction of the Eukanuba OFF LEASH iPhone(TM) applica...
Children Tell Researchers: We'll Get Fit if It's Fun
SOUTHAMPTON, England, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- An independent study at the
University of Cumbria found that nine in every ten youngsters want to play
video games at the same time as exercising. The games reduce the boredom of
Fifty children aged 11 and 12 were asked to use exercise...
Don't Let Injury Spoil Outdoor Summer Fun
Preventing problems requires preparation, planning and anticipating trouble, experts say
MONDAY, June 16 (HealthDay News) -- Now that the outdoor recreation season is in full swing, new statistics from the U.S. government warn that your risk of injury is also in full swing.
Allergies Can Dig Into Gardening's Fun
But planting low-allergen species, avoiding high pollen hours can help
SUNDAY, April 20 (HealthDay News) -- For gardeners with allergies, it can be difficult to enjoy their passion for plants when they have to cope with the misery of sneezing, itchy eyes, congestion and, in some cases,...
Put Safety First During Winter Fun
Serious injuries can happen to kids if precautions are skipped, experts say
SATURDAY, Dec. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Winter sports provide kids with great exercise and fun, but proper safety measures are needed to prevent injuries, say pediatric trauma experts.
"We see a startling numb...
Video Games Fun but Pose Social, Health Risks
Move over Tickle Me Elmo. The recently released Nintendo Wii and Playstation 3 video game systems //are rivaling the giggling red monster as the gifts children beg their parents for most this holiday season.
As coveted as these new video game systems and other models are, some parents may want...
UC design research points the way so you won't get lost at the hospital
...hat I think my designs are effective but users' reactions will certainly be the real test."
This communication challenge has also added a lot of fun
to the project, he added, stating, "We want to have the least amount of parts or elements possible to communicate a very specific message. We're alwa...
EHE International Supports The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
...oundation in 2006 to support those all over the country who had already made it their personal mission to raise money for MJFF in unique, creative and fun
ways. Members of Team Fox walk, run, blog, jog, paddle, dance and even flip pancakes to help make Parkinson's disease a thing of the past. The Rockef...
Global Health Trax, Inc. Announces New Marketing Campaign for Oxygen Elements Max Product
...ous theory of relativity equation (E=mc2) crossed out and in its place a new equation (visit http://www.OxygenElements.com to see it). "It's a great, fun
way to show another way to use our flagship product," stated Tom Dixson, Global Health Trax President and CEO. "Since the founding of the company this...
Frank Sepe's New 'Fitness as a Lifestyle Collection' Sells Out Within 3 Hours of Airtime During First-Ever HSN Debut
...that anyone could easily use," said Frank Sepe. "My goal is to make fitness fun
and affordable for everyone across America. Now being on HSN, I have the op...ed talent and easy-to-use programs have helped countless people embrace his fun
and innovative approach to fitness. His devotion to helping people, paired ...
11th Annual Light the Night Date Announced
...y come together each year for this Walk. Many San Diego businesses get involved, put together teams and raise astonishing amounts during this night of fun
Past participating companies include Kohl's, Burlington Coat Factory, Cricket Communications, Biogen Idec, UCSD Moore's Can...
Hamptons' Artists & Writers 61st Annual Charity Softball Game To Benefit Phoenix House - To be Held at Herrick Park, East Hampton, Saturday, August 15, 2009, 3 pm
...for this event more summers ago than I care to admit," said former President Bill Clinton , in a letter to the organizers. "I know firsthand how much fun
it is, and how dedicated the players, spectators, and organizers are to being good neighbors and contributors to their community. Though the rivalry r...
Madzone Marketing LLC Taps TransMedia Group to Provide Publicity Lift to Knife and Forklift(TM)
...dumbbell, which turns eating into a workout.
"This is not just a fun
novelty product at $19.95 apiece, but a reminder that eating puts weight on...message worth heeding," said Mazzone, that doesn't subtract at all from the fun
and novelty of giving these zany products as gifts.
Rock-Climbing Injury Rate Soaring
... finds large jump in ER treatments since 1990
SUNDAY, Aug. 2 (HealthDay News) -- As more people rise to the challenge of rock climbing for fun
and exercise, the number of injuries related to the sport also increases, according to the first national study on the subject.
More than 40,000 pe...
Natural Healers Launches "Wellness Community Bulletin"
...ill help them learn more about alternative medicine and find their niches in this thriving industry.
The Wellness Community Bulletin boasts fun
and informative articles from a wide array of natural health degree topics, including "Alternative Medicine Classifieds: The Massage Industry Nee...
Corbin Bleu Asks Fans to Join Him in Brightening the Lives of Seriously Ill Children
...t.org/pcpal) at a hospital on Starlight's waiting list.
Center is a mobile entertainment unit featuring a Nintendo Wii(TM), a Sharp AQUOS(TM) LCD TV and a DVD player. The fun
Center can roll right up to the side of a young patient's bed or anywhere i...
Birdies for Breast Cancer Announces Fifth Annual Charity Golf Classic Hosted by Top Women's Golfer, Cristie Kerr
...m the NFL.
"I'm thrilled with the strides Birdies for Breast Cancer has made thus far," said Cristie Kerr. "We look forward to a successful and fun
event that will raise not only awareness but also resources, making this a tradition we look forward to for years to come."
Birdies for Breas...
Must-Haves for Your Summer Vacation Bag
...ndent doctor of optometry at Wal-Mart Vision Center, offers some helpful tips on what you should pack in your bag to ensure your time outdoors is both fun
Always pack sunscreen to protect your skin from premature aging and skin cancers
Make sure you choose a sunscr...
CBS Radio presents Cars for Courage Boat Drive
...r too early to plan for tax season (or dream about and plan for a brand new boat at upcoming spring boat shows). So, take this opportunity to enjoy a fun
family day and benefit a great nonprofit organization - Courage Center.
Cars for Courage accepts boats, cars, trucks, jet-skis, ATVs, motorcyc...
Sprouts Farmers Market Sprouts New Location in Orange
...town of Orange," said Eric Kee, Sprouts Store Manager. "I remember back when the area was rich with orange groves and I'm happy to be able to bring a fun
place for my neighbors to shop for healthy and natural foods."
S c h e du l e d g r and o p e n i ng eve n ts : F...
Personality in a Cup
...lkshake recipes for treat-lovers to enjoy during the hot days of the season.
"Milk is not only a healthy beverage, it's also the base for many fun
drinks like milkshakes," says Swan, a graduate of the California School of Culinary Arts and a pastry chef at BLD for two-and-a-half years. "Drinking ...
Spanish Broadcasting System and 93.3 La Raza to Hold Radiothon for Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland
...s is Children's Hospital's very first Spanish-language radiothon, and
everyone from the staff to our patients are excited to have the professional
team from La Raza at our hospital," said Tina Evans, Director,
Children's Miracle Network. "We appreciate the leadership from SBS and La Raza
in this ...