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Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Receives Regional Good Neighbor Pharmacy Of The Year Award

SWARTZ CREEK, Mich., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy announced that their Flint location has received the "Regional Good Neighbor Pharmacy Of The Year" award from the Good Neighbor Pharmacy network. Diplomat Flint is recognized for their excellence in pati...

Illinois Medical District Presented with "Good Neighbor Award"

IMD's support of innovative job training program brings honor to the State. Chicago, IL (Vocus) May 8, 2009 -- The Illinois Medical District (IMD), the nation's largest urban medical district, has been presented with the "Good Neighbor Award" from The Cara P...

Good Neighbor Pharmacy(R) Makes Major Gift for Endowed Chair in Community Pharmacy at University of the Pacific

California School of Pharmacy to Encourage Students to Enter Independent Pharmacy Sector VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Neighbor Pharmacy, a network of nearly 2,800 independently owned and operated community pharmacies, pledged a major gift to Univer...

Elder Abuse, Neglect Make Early Death Far More Likely

...d social services and medical services need to have more communication and interaction," she said. Anyone who suspects that an older family member, neighbor or friend is being abused or might be self-neglecting need to report those suspicions, both Ouchida and Dong said. A sudden change in weight, hygiene,...

Randall Terry, Founder, Operation Rescue: Abortion, Healthcare, and Social Upheaval: Pro-life Leaders to Discuss Backlash -- Including Potential of Unwanted Violence

...-- there could be horrific consequences. Pelosi and Co. cannot expect millions of Americans to betray God, and to pay for the murder of their neighbor without something snapping. They must not delude themselves: Congress runs the real risk of national convulsions that have not been seen since the 60s...

Full Transcript of Pelosi Press Conference on Health Care Reform

...on as it becomes law. Let's make this the year that we finally reform health care, thank you. Majority Whip Clyburn. Thank you, Phil, my neighbor to the north. I spent last week, Saturday, in Charleston; Monday of last week in Columbia. I joined with the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of ...

Plant communication: Sagebrush engage in self-recognition and warn of danger

...ships between the volatile profiles of clipped plants and herbivore damage They found that plants within 60 centimeters of an experimentally clipped neighbor in the field experienced less leaf damage over the season, compared with plants near an unclipped neighbor. Plants with root contact between neighbors...

AGA Medical Corporation Launches Fourth Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi

...ortant risk factors for stroke, learn to quickly identify the warning signs and be better prepared should they themselves or a loved one, colleague or neighbor experience a stroke," said Tedy Bruschi. "I know firsthand the emotional and physical challenges that experiencing a stroke can lead to. My hope is th...

15 Tips Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke

..., including written notes and brain imaging films. Take care of you. Take a break from caregiving by asking another family member, friend or neighbor to help while you take time for yourself. Keep balance in your life by eating right, exercising or walking daily, and getting adequate rest. ...

Millions of Youth Around the World Volunteer to Improve Communities

... projects in the U.S. and abroad received a Global Youth Service Grant supporting youth-led service and service-learning projects. State Farm Good neighbor Service-Learning grants support service-learning projects in the U.S.; Disney Minnie Grants support service projects in over 10 countries including In...

Aurora Health Care Teams With Community Groups for Special Earth Day Neighborhood Cleanup

... Good neighbor Day Homestyle volunteers to help with spring yard ...this year. Aurora Health Care will conduct Good neighbor Day Homestyle on Saturday, April 25. This communi...nd pharmacists who provide their care. "Good neighbor Day Homestyle offers a new opportunity for...

High Rate of Rehospitalizations Costing Billions

...onditions or psychiatric or social problems, Boutwell said. Someone who relies on an intricate caregiving network -- say, their daughter-in-law, their neighbor and a church member -- can get into trouble when that social safety net breaks down, she explained. "We have a short-hand nickname for them. We cal...

AGA Medical Corporation Launches Third Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi

...ortant risk factors for stroke, learn to quickly identify the warning signs and be better prepared should they themselves or a loved one, colleague or neighbor experience a stroke," said Tedy Bruschi. "I know firsthand the emotional and physical challenges that experiencing a stroke can lead to. My hope is th...

New AARP Initiative Encourages Community Members to Help Others Better Manage Their Prescriptions

... "Prescription drug costs are soaring and nearly a quarter of all older Americans skip doses of medicine because of the cost. Helping a loved one or a neighbor complete their Rx Snapshot gives them the opportunity to talk with their health care professional about what they're taking, which can minimize risk o...

Get Free Tax Preparation With Donation to Help Babies

... Jennifer L. Howse, Ph.D., president of the March of Dimes. "Such commitment makes a measurable difference, and continues the March of Dimes legacy of neighbor helping neighbor. Liberty Tax is again showing its priority to do 'good in the neighborhood.'" "Liberty Tax Service employees are excited about ...

AGA Medical Corporation Launches Second Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi

...ortant risk factors for stroke, learn to quickly identify the warning signs and be better prepared should they themselves or a loved one, colleague or neighbor experience a stroke," said Tedy Bruschi. "I know firsthand the emotional and physical challenges that experiencing a stroke can lead to. My hope is th...

Prayers From Maria - Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation Hosts Sunflower Soiree

...-at-large. The dedication of its volunteer base is echoed by Maureen Smith: "I got involved with the Prayers From Maria when I realized I could help a neighbor and fellow parishioner with an organization that would help find a cure for a serious childhood cancer. When you have children of your own, you canno...

First in the Nation, HMSA's Online Care Goes Live

... access by connecting patients in those areas to physicians statewide." "This exciting new service will increase access to specialty care for our neighbor Island residents," said Gold. "It will also improve the quality of health care by making it easier for physicians to keep in touch with patients and ...

AFB Survey Finds Drug Labeling Puts People with Vision Loss at Serious Medical Risk

...gured this out was because they had been prescribed the medication on a previous occasion and the packaging was so different that they asked a sighted neighbor who happened to be visiting to read the label. The mistake made by the pharmacy could have been lethal. Young man has to visit the emergency roo...

AMERIGROUP to Establish Public Policy Institute

...measured and financed. Throughout the course of this debate, we must ensure that the voice of those we serve - whether a low-income mother, an elderly neighbor or a person with a disability - is heard," said James G. Carlson, AMERIGROUP Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "The AMERIGROUP Public Policy Inst...

Rules Change Could Increase Hospice Use

... with greater financial resources have other ways of getting the services that hospices provide. They could get home health care by paying a friend or neighbor to provide the service." Under current Medicare rules, someone must have a prognosis of six months or less of life to get hospice services covered....

Eastern Wisconsin Residents Demonstrate Their Commitment to Being Good Neighbors

...be good neighbors during Aurora Health Care's Good neighbor Day, an effort to collect recyclable and reusable ...ites at Aurora hospitals and clinics. Good neighbor Day was established to help keep items out of land...n of America Recycles Day into Aurora's first Good neighbor Day was a major success," said Kimberly Welch, Aur...

Hearing Loss Presents a Significant Challenge for Rising Number of Caregivers

... new survey released by Songbird Hearing, Inc. ( http://www.songbirdhearing.com ) More than 44 million Americans now serve as caregivers for a friend, neighbor or family member(1) and join professional caregivers in reporting concerns about problems caused by their patient's or loved one's inability to hear w...

A Universal Gift of Peace of Mind

...veling with his sports team The adult daughter of an elderly Alzheimer's patient no longer worries when her mother strolls their community, after a neighbor spotted the Eyedentity Label and quickly phoned her when her mother wandered farther than usual Emergency contact information for non-verbal, speci...

VA Announces $36 Million in Grants for Homeless Programs

...ovidence Home $78,033 New construct, 11 beds North Good neighbor $542,100 Renovation, Charleston Center 14 beds, ...

Photo: Sisters Forgo Birthday Gifts in Effort To Raise Money To Cure Canine Cancer

...he Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/morrisanimalfoundation/34359/ Sampson, a Labrador-shepherd mix, was a gift from a neighbor whose dog had delivered 11 puppies. To Courtney and Leah, Sampson was the world's best brother. From the start, he was very protective of the girls, s...

Collaborative Efforts Prove Effective for QHR Client Hospital Gritman Medical Center and Neighboring Pullman Regional Hospital

... QHR client hospital Gritman Medical Center and its neighbor eight miles to the West, Pullman Regional Hospital, were recently ranked nu...R client hospital http://www.gritman.org [Gritman Medical Center] and its neighbor eight miles to the West, http://www.pullmanhospital.com [Pullman Regional...

Ironman Competitor with Diabetes Encourages Others to Live Without Limits; Competes in Ironman Arizona in Tempe

...undreds of people living with chronic conditions. With the Good neighbor Pharmacy network of community pharmacists, Andy is spreading th...chedule an interview, call Nora Beger at AmerisourceBergen/Good neighbor Pharmacy at 610-727-2384. For further information about Andy, v...

Getting Your Diabetes Toolkit in Order

...e an overview of diabetes, self-management, and other basic information essential to anyone affected by diabetes. Better yet, if your well-intentioned neighbor or co-worker lectures you for treating low glucose with candy and says, "But I know you can't have sugar..." share the April 2008 issue of Diabetes Fo...

Overweight, Obese Women Improve Quality of Life With 10 to 30 Minutes of Exercise

...luded a team to teach the women how to exercise. "Walking a little bit every day will help tremendously," Thompson said. "Walk with your mother, a neighbor or friend. A little physical activity will improve your quality of life." Researchers also advised older women to join gyms that have specific sec...

Minimal Exercise Benefits Overweight Postmenopausal Women

...exercising 10 to 30 minutes per day is beneficial, too," she said. "Walking a little bit every day will help tremendously. Walk with your mother, a neighbor or friend. A little physical activity will improve your quality of life," Thompson said. While some of the women did lose weight during the study, ...

Teamsters Warn of Possible Work Stoppages, Service Disruptions at AmerisourceBergen

...t was experienced at their West Coast distribution hubs," said Williams. Inside the annual meeting, investors also voiced concerns that ABC's Good neighbor Pharmacy Network and Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs), such as Medco, are under increased scrutiny by major union-negotiated health care plans due to ...

American Chemical Society's weekly PressPac -- Jan. 23, 2008

...mazingly, the forces responsible for the sequence recognition can reach across more than one nanometer of water separating the surfaces of the nearest neighbor DNA, said the authors. AD ARTICLE #1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DNA Double Helices Recognize Mutual Sequence Homology in a Protein Free Environment ...

NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/February 4, 2008 Issue (on newsstands Monday, January 28)

...pe will continue. We have opened our doors to them. They have been helping us in Afghanistan. The United States very wisely understood that it was our neighbor and encouraged that relationship." http://www.newsweek.com/id/105561 INTERVIEW: Israeli Defense Chief Ehud Barak (p. 48). Barak tells Weymouth t...

CRO Company Sundia Welcomes New Members to Its Executive Team

...o China to start their own company. Over the past 3 years, Sundia has thrived and built a strong reputation in its field. Following a 2007 merger with neighbor United PharmaTech, Sundia looks forward to continuing its phenomenal growth rate. ...

Red Cross President Visits Flooded Regions in Mexico

... everyone knows someone who has been helped by the Red Cross. A lot of people are thankful to the Red Cross because of their assistance." "This is a neighbor in need and you always reach out to neighbors in need -- it's a basic humanitarian concept," said Everson. "The Mexican Red Cross just helped us with ...

New study doubles survival to hospital discharge after cardiac arrest

...y and effectively applied to 893 patients. Resuscitation science can seem esoteric to the public until it hits home when a loved one, colleague or neighbor experiences cardiac arrest. Survival rates are only five percent for those who experience a sudden cardiac arrest outside the hospital, a shockingly l...

Elementary School Students to Launch 'Kids for Sight' Campaign, to Inspire Other Kids to Pay it Forward

...dison, Wis. are making coasters in support of the "Kids for Sight" campaign and selling them from a make-shift driveway stand. Watching the Dias kids, neighbor Jacob Thomack, age 5, jumped in to help. To date, the Madison team has contributed $152 to the campaign with their sight set on donating more. "The c...

A Savage Murderer in Canada Gets Sentenced to Life

... An Ontario man who killed his 25-year-old female neighbor was sentenced to life in prison. The savage fatal beating of Alicia Ross by her neighbor Daniel Sylvester was described as an act of extreme cruelty and callousnes...

Keep a Cool Head on Hot, Humid Days to Avoid Heat Stroke

... woman who was transported by ambulance to the emergency department after a neighbor noticed she hadn't been out of her apartment for two days. During that time...caffeine and alcohol, which can speed up dehydration. Finally, be a good neighbor - check on elderly and chronically ill persons regularly to make sure they'...
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