Cancer Survivors Face Tough Road Long After Treatment Ends
Study shows they're at increased risk of psychological distress years later
THURSDAY, July 30 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer survivors are more likely than their healthy peers to suffer serious psychological distress such as anxiety and depression, even a decade after treatment ends, new r...
Eating Well On the Road
Map out a healthy-food plan before leaving on vacation, nutritionist advises
SUNDAY, June 28 (HealthDay News) -- Don't let the road
to a summer vacation put you on a crash course with an unhealthy, fast-food diet.
"Nowadays, you can eat a healthy, balanced, calorie-appropriate meal...
VA Secretary Hits the Road to Highlight "United We Serve" Effort
Shinseki Encourages Veterans, Families to Help Their Communities
WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heeding President Obama's call for Americans to commit themselves to meaningful, long-term service to their communities as part of the "United We Serve" campaign, Secretary of Veter...
Aerobically unfit young adults on road to diabetes in middle age
CHICAGO --- Most healthy 25 year olds don't stay up at night worrying whether they are going to develop diabetes in middle age. The disease is not on their radar, and middle age is a lifetime away.
As it turns out, many should be concerned. Researchers at Northwestern University Feinberg Scho...
Travel Advantage Network Employee and Her Dog Hit the Road for Arthritis Foundation
MILLERSVILLE, Md., June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row judges at the Arthritis Walk thought Travel Advantage Network 's Chantal Boyer looked the most like her dog. She's pretty happy about that. It happens to be the culminating event of a month-long effort to raise $1...
Versailles Group Announces Accentus, Inc. Acquired by High Road Capital Partners
BOSTON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Versailles Group, Ltd. ( http://www.versaillesgroup.com ) announced today Accentus, Inc. ( http://www.accentus.ca ) has been acquired by High Road
Capital Partners ( http://www.highroadcap.com ) of New York.
Based in Ottawa, Ontario, Accentus is th...
'The Road to Career Success and Happiness': New Book Offers Practical Strategies for Achieving Desired Results in Work and Life
SIMPSONVILLE, S.C., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Even in an economic recession, when jobs are hard to find, certain everyday practices can open the door to opportunities for new career paths and overall success in the workplace. Dr. Yehia El-Ibiary draws from more than 40 years of success in internati...
Aurora Chosen as Preferred Provider for Workers on 2 Major State Road Projects
MILWAUKEE, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora Health Care has been selected to be the preferred provider for employees working on two major state roadwork projects.
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Preferred provider status means workers who are injured...
Pot-Smoking Drivers Tied to Range of Road Accidents
Study finds third of these risk-takers had been in 1 or more crashes in previous 3 years
WEDNESDAY, April 8 (HealthDay News) -- Marijuana use and reckless driving are interconnected, say Canadian researchers.
"We observed that dangerous driving behaviors are interrelated. Individual...
Living Near Major Road May Boost Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk
And women closest to traffic were 63 percent more likely to develop the disease, study says
WEDNESDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- People exposed to high levels of traffic pollution have an increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis, a new study suggests.
Researchers analyzed the recor...
Drive Alert, Arrive Safe - Better Sleep Could Cut Serious Road Accidents By A Third
Driving hazards caused by sleepiness highlighted on World Sleep Day
NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Improved diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders could help to cut fatal or serious road
traffic accidents by up to one third, according to the World Association of Sleep Med...
African American Health Alliance: On The Road to Health Reform
WASHINGTON, March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The African American Health Alliance (AAHA) is encouraged about possibilities for improving the health of communities of color because of actions by President Barack Obama. In less than two months since his inauguration, President Obama has made sign...
Wynonna Judd and alli(R) Hit The Road for a Healthier America
Weight Loss Partners Begin Nationwide Mobile Bus Tour to Promote
Healthy Lifestyle Choices and Celebrate Star's 25 Years in Music
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Today alli and Wynonna Judd announced the kick off for a nationwide mobile bus tour, further promoting the brand's comm...
eSoles Custom Footbeds Sponsors OUCH Pro Cycling Team in America's Largest Road Cycling Race
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- eSoles(R) Custom Footbeds, the
world's leading authority in the science and development of semi-custom and
custom footbeds, today announced that it is an official sponsor of the OUCH(R)
Professional Cycling Team presented by Maxxis in the 2009 Amgen(R...
Shaklee Hits the Road with its Infinite Possibilities Tour in New York, NY
Nationwide tour to impact the lives of one million families by offering an economic opportunity in these tough economic times
PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaklee Corporation Chairman and CEO Roger Barnett will launch a nationwide campaign to promote an opportunity that offers e...
Classified -- the lonely heart's long road to respectability
Today friendship, even love, can be just one click away and there's a growing army of couples who met and married thanks to internet dating. From its dubious beginnings four centuries ago the personal column has become big business and an acceptable way of finding that perfect partner.
Shaklee Hits the Road With Its Infinite Possibilities Tour
Nationwide tour to impact the lives of one million families by offering an economic opportunity in these tough economic times
PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaklee Corporation Chairman and CEO Roger Barnett will launch a nationwide campaign to promote an opportunity that offers e...
Returning to the Road Tricky After Injury
Orthopedic surgeons offer tips on knowing when you're ready to drive again
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 10 (HealthDay News) -- You may have the drive to get behind the wheel again after orthopedic surgery or injury, but knowing when it's safe to resume driving isn't as simple as turning the key.
Microsoft, Penn State Hershey Medical Center Showcase Road Map to Patient Flow Efficiencies at First Healthcare Provider Symposium
REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In the midst of a season
of renewed focus on solving big healthcare challenges in the United States,
healthcare providers from across the country are convening this week at
Microsoft Corp.'s corporate headquarters in Redmond, Wash., for the first U....
When to Get Back Behind the Wheel While on the Road to Recovery
Early discussion with your orthopaedic surgeon is the driving force for a safe return to the roadways
ROSEMONT, Ill., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - - While many patients recovering from orthopaedic surgery or any musculoskeletal injury may be anxious to get back into their old routine...
C.A.R.E. Florida Launches Family Weekends to Help on That Long Road to Recovery
Just because an addict finished a drug rehab program does not mean they have recovered. Too often patients do not complete their recovery and return to addiction and abuse soon after. However, this begs the question: "Who is enabling the patient?" Usually it's their family and loved...
National RN Union Launches Multi-State Drive for Healthcare Voters With Road Show in Nevada, October 13 Through 17
Tour comes to Las Vegas Friday with one-of-a-kind wrapped bus featuring candidates' 'healthcare report card,' ... also mail, phone, and ads
RNs, SiCKO star Donna Smith, local activists pledge to educate voters on presidential candidates' healthcare proposals
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 14 /...
Accenx Technologies, a Premier Sponsor as the Educational Underwriters of the 3rd Annual World Congress Leadership Summit on The Road to Interoperability
IRVINE, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accenx Technologies,
Inc., is the premier sponsor of the 3rd Annual World Congress Summit on The
Road to Interoperability. The two-day event, held in Boston, MA on July
22-23, will focus on propelling Health Information Exchange (HIE) to the
Institute for Integrative Nutrition Begins Road Tour
Joshua Rosenthal, founder and primary teacher, hits five cities in one month
NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Joshua Rosenthal, founder and primary
teacher of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, the world's largest
nutrition school, is hosting a public lec...
Scientists discover a mechanism that can send cells on the road to cancer
Using a common virus as a tool for investigating abnormal cell proliferation, a team led by scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has succeeded in clarifying an intricate series of biochemical steps that shed light on a way that cancer can begin.
The teams findings are the latest i...
Video: Rubber Hits the Road as Trojan(R) Campaigns for Sexual Health in America to Evolve
Condom Maker Launches Nationwide Bus and Concert Tour During STI Awareness Month
PRINCETON, N.J., April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today in
Atlanta, the Trojan Evolve tour will travel across the U.S. raising
awareness regarding the poor state of sexual heal...
Cells from the Research Institute of the MUHC on the road to China
Montreal, 27 March 2008 - The diabetes epidemic is devastating many areas of the world. In China, approximately 20 million people suffer from the disease and the number keeps growing. To meet this massive health challenge, the Chinese government is encouraging researchers from all over the world ...
Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT Acquires Fort Road Medical Building in St. Paul, Minnesota
SANTA ANA, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grubb & Ellis
Healthcare REIT, Inc. has acquired the Fort Road
Medical Building in St.
Located on approximately one acre of land, the Fort Road
Building is a four-story multi-tenant office structure, consisting of...
Penn research offers road map to safer pain control, cost savings during colonoscopies
(PHILADELPHIA) At a time when several U.S. health insurers have discontinued payment for use of the sedative propofol during most screening colonoscopies, physicians at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have discovered that an alternative way to administer the drug could both sav...
VIDEO from Medialink and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: New Research - Rules of the Road for Teens and Passengers
NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Child passengers, ages 12 to 16, are
more likely to die in a car crash than younger children, according to a
study released today in the Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine.
This risk increases with each teenage year. Conducted as part of an
Geriatric Oncology Consortium (GOC) Announces Tampa Bay Road Rally to Raise Awareness for the Treatment of Seniors With Cancer
BALTIMORE, Feb. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Geriatric Oncology
Consortium ("The GOC") announced today that it is bringing its annual Road
Rally, Driving Out Cancer, to the Tampa Bay area.
The GOC, a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Baltimore, MD,
is a national research an...
New Natural Energy Bar Hits the Road with Dieters & Athletes Alike
TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- What began as a healthy family
recipe for a cookie has turned into a healthy energy bar for people of all
ages. Triathlete Erin DeMarines, founder of 10-year-old e-Fit Foods(TM),
launched the new 3Bar(TM) brand in early 2006. 3Bar might have gotten its
Fruit 66 Creator Takes the High Road to Create a Healthy Drink for Students
RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Hargis never gave up as he
battled corporate investors as they took over and bankrupted his drink
company in 2005. What the experience taught him about greed and ethics
"isn't the kind of thing you learn in MBA school," he says. Hargis
rebounded and ...
Members of Congress and Disability Rights Advocates Support the Restoration of the Americans with Disabilities Act and Welcome Back the Road To Freedom Bus
Yearlong, 50-State Disability Rights Bus Tour and Traveling Exhibit
Returns to Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Tom Harkin and
other members of Congress will join Yoshiko Dart and disability rights
leaders to welcome back The Road
To Freedom: Keeping the ...
Regence Expands MedAdvantage Market, Hits the Road to Educate Seniors
Beginning October 1, Medicare beneficiaries can learn more about coverage options that also include Part D prescription plan
PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- As the annual election period
for Medicare nears, Regence is ramping up its efforts to educate Medicare
CIGNA Employees Take to the Road to Promote Health and Wellness
CIGNA Health Awareness Tour Riders to Bicycle a Combined 3,000 Miles in Two Weeks, Stopping in 30 Cities to Deliver a Message of Health and Hope
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- It's possible that this
generation of Americans may, on average, live less healthy and possibly
The King of Hearts Helps Others Follow a Healthy Road
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Today talk show host, Larry King,
turns 75. In conjunction with his birthday -- the Larry King Cardiac
Foundation, COPE Health Solutions and the LAC+USC Camino de Salud Network
celebrated the second annual King of Hearts gala in Los Angeles. The
VA Putting Mobile Pharmacies on the Road
Peake: VA Reaches Out to Vets, Families in Need
WASHINGTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To support veterans and
their families during major emergencies, especially natural disasters, the
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has begun to deploy mobile pharmacies
that will provide vit...
VA's New 'Travel Nurse Program' Hits the Road
Program Offsets Personnel Losses, Improves Quality
WASHINGTON, March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To deal with a
nationwide shortage of nurses and to improve the quality of care for
veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has created a "Travel
Nurse Corps" to enable VA nurses to...
Sleep Disorder Leads to Road Accidents
In addition to direct costs, sleep disorders are also costing the nation a lot of money indirectly, through road
accidents and accidents at work, Dr Kerr said . Griffith University has been working with Queensland Health and the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) to reduce the cost of sleep di...