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Alpharma's Reach Teach Learn Initiative Targets Youth and Consumer Awareness

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ask most parents of high school and college-age students and they'll tell you that their kids think they have all the answers to life's tough questions. Truth is, at that age they are forming opinions and viewpoints that will guide them through the rest o...

New Compounding Pharmacy Videos Provide Product Information, Teach Safety

A new resource in the compounding pharmacy industry had just been released by Esco. The videos can be viewed at: http://us.escoglobal.com/resources/hospital-pharmacy-products/videos.php . Hatboro, PA (PRWEB) June 22, 2009 -- Esco proudly announces the release of its ne...

Stepping Up: D.C. Wards 7 and 8 Teens to Teach Prevention of HIV, Obesity in Summer Youth Program

Mayor’s Summer Job Program, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Give 40 in District Opportunity to Help Community Prevent HIV/AIDS Washington, D.C. (Vocus)-- The Summit Health Institute for Research and Education ( SHIRE ), Inc., is reaching out to 40 young men and wo...

Video: New Children's Storybook Helps Parents Teach Their Children With Asthma About Their Condition

Schering-Plough partners with the Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics to tell the delightful story of "Breathless Bethany Buttercup" KENILWORTH, N.J., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Asthma is the most common chronic condition among children, with approximately 6.8 million childre...

MorseLife Launches Learning Institute to Teach Best Practices in Leadership, Healthcare and Kosher Culinary

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --With a reputation as a center of excellence in senior care, MorseLife's new initiative, MorseLife Learning Institute (MLI), will expand as a center of learning in teaching best practices in leadership, healthcare and Kosher culinary. A...

Wounded Warrior Project's Project Odyssey Aims to Teach Coping Skills for Combating Post-Traumatic Stress in Wounded Warriors

-Together with the Wildcatter Ranch, warriors to utilize natural surroundings to find peace, rediscover trust and start their personal journey to heal- JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Wounded Warrior Project and the Wildcatter Ranch announced today that they will host 16 wounded w...

World-renowned Instructor of the Healing Practice of Qigong to Teach in Los Angeles Mar. 7 & 8

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shambhala Meditation Center of Los Angeles will present a program featuring Master Eva Wong, a 19th generation master of Quigong - an ancient practice of physical fitness, which has been used for thousands of years in China to balance and retain youthfulnes...

MD Goes HD: Phoenix Doctor Is First to Use New High-Definition Television Production Vehicle to Help Educate and Teach From the Operating Room.

PHOENIX, Ariz., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- VAS Communications, a multi-media marketing and video production company co-owned by Dr. Edward B. Diethrich, Founder and Medical Director of Arizona Heart Institute and Arizona Heart Hospital, has recently custom built a High-Definition Satellite uplink prod...

The Vein Center at Allure Medical Spa Seminar Will Teach Others How to Get Relief

SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- A free seminar on "The Secret to Beautiful Vein Free Legs" will be held in Shelby Township, Michigan on January 20, 2009 at 8180 26 Mile Road, Shelby Township, MI. This seminar will review modern non-surgical treatments for varicose veins....

Chef Art Smith, Moms and Schools Partner to Teach Kids to Love Their Veggies

Celebrity Chef to Help Moms Become Veggie Champions Nationwide School Grant Program Begins Its Third Year; Over $600,000 Awarded Already OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Art Smith, author and chef, is looking for a few good moms -- those devoted to ...

The Chopra Center Co-founders Will Teach a Beginning Course in Meditation and Mind-body Healing This August in Chicago

Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D. created the Renewal Weekend workshop to share the practical tools of natural health, stress relief, and peace of mind CHICAGO, June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- If you have wanted to explore meditation, yoga, and the Eastern healing ...

Iowa Educators Prepare to Teach High School Students How Medicines Are Made

Groundbreaking Partnership to Enhance Science Education, Introduce Students to Possible Career Paths FORT DODGE, Iowa, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Weather-related challenges didn't prevent biology and chemistry teachers from more than 20 school districts throughout the state o...

Dr. Jerry Weichman, Orange County Teen Psychologist and Parenting Expert, Publishes Book to Teach Teens 'How to Deal'

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Jerry Weichman -- a popular Newport Beach based teen psychologist, parenting expert and motivational speaker -- today announced the publication of How to Deal, his first book for young adults. The book, which was pre-ordered by various school ...

You can't teach old materials new tricks

BOSTON A more sensitive, more selective and easily deployable radiation detection material is necessary to meet complex 21st century challenges. In the AAAS symposium Radiation Detectors for Global Security: The Need for Science-Driven Discovery, researchers addressed some of the technical challe...

IF You Had Survived a Brutal Rape at Gunpoint, Would You Teach Aerobics to Convicted Felons?

Just Published, The Dancer Returns is a Survivor's Story of Overcoming Adversity and Giving of Oneself WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- On a cold December night, at 7:00 PM, in a dance studio, Susan Lee-Titus was raped, beaten and held hostage at gunpoint for two hours. ...

You can teach an old dog new tricks: anti-malarial prevents cancer in mice

New data generated by a team of researchers from St Jude Childrens Research Hospital, Memphis, and Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, have indicated that the antimalarial drug chloroquine effectively prevents cancer in mouse models of two distinct human cancer syndromes, Burkitt lymphoma and ata...

This Holiday Season, Teach Your Kids the Science of How Drinking Alcohol Can Hurt Them

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As adolescents get ready to attend holiday parties, it's time for parents to have "The Talk" with them about why they shouldn't drink alcohol. Teens are constantly exercising their independence and individuality, and peer pressure is fierce. If their friends ...

A fresh look at existing therapies: Researchers explore ways to teach approved drugs new tricks

SAN FRANCISCO Although all cancers are not alike, most share common causes, whether it is the result of a genetic mutation or faulty biochemical signaling pathway. For that reason, drugs developed specifically for one disease might have an impact on many others. Increasingly, researchers are disc...

Unique Models Help Teach Nanoscience to the Blind

At the root of scientific study are observations made with the eyes; yet in nanoscience, our eyes fail// us. The smallest object we can see still looms thousands of times larger than a typical nano-sized structure. Even the most powerful microscopes can't peer into the nanoscale directly. ...

Robotic Model To Teach Surgical Skills

Computer scientists at Johns Hopkins are making mathematical models to depict the safest and most effective ways to perform a surgery.// Surgical tasks such as suturing, dissecting and joining tissue are well illustrated in this model. The team's long-term goal is to develop an objective way ...

Computerized Patient Used to Teach Science to Medical Students

First- and second-year students at Wake Forest University School of Medicine were expecting a standard lecture on the brain and nervous system. Instead, a semi-conscious,// vomiting “patient” was rolled into the lecture hall and the doctors-to-be were asked to help manage the case. “SimMan?,”...

New Treat And Teach Program To Modernize Dental Services in Scotland

In an attempt to strike a balance between clinical practice and learning, it has been proposed to increase the funding from the Scottish Executive to modernize the existing dental practices. //This unique program would enable simultaneous training of dentists and the treatment of patients. ...

Computers Can Teach Patients About Screening for Cancer

The medical body has always been receptive enough to hold on to technological advancements belived to revolutionise health care delivery. One such has been the adoption of computers to improve the quality and effectiveness of care in a cost effective way//. It has now been proved with authencit...

Red Cross Poll Shows Parents Still Lack H1N1 Information From Schools

...mily's overall emergency planning, the Red Cross urges parents to seek out information proactively from schools regarding plans for the H1N1 virus and teach children how to lessen the spread of the virus. Teaching children simple things such as good hand washing practices or how to cover their cough or sne...

Verizon and California Partnership to End Domestic Violence Launch Program to Help Victims Protect Themselves by Using Technology

...ence (CPEDV) and Verizon. The program, funded by a $130,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Verizon, is designed to teach domestic violence advocates about the use of new technology. Armed with the latest tools, advocates will be able to pass on the information to surviv...

The Dannon Company Awards The I.J. & Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center the Fourth Annual Dannon Next Generation Nutrition Grant

..."Utah has the youngest population in the country and it's important that we teach our kids about eating well and educate them on good nutrition." Wit...tah; Tarrant County, Texas; and Westchester County, N.Y., for programs that teach and nurture healthy eating habits among children. This year, Dannon's paren...

AADE, Emory University and Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute Partner to Educate and Improve Access to Care for Atlanta-area Minorities with Diabetes

...f the disease management team including: physicians, educators, health promoters/community health workers and other health care professionals. teach the basics of diabetes self management to populations often lacking in education and community-focused support. Build upon local program capacit...

MORE (Media Orthopaedic Reporting Excellence) Awards Call for Entries is Now Open

...riority; therefore we cannot overstate the value of the media in helping us teach the public about treatment and research of musculoskeletal conditions. And, long before they are our patients there is still time to teach people how to prevent injuries. The MORE Awards are designed to recognize j...

Back-to-School Parents Earn an A+ in Safety: Backpacks, Cheerleading, Football

...ards and cups, must fit properly and their use must be strictly enforced. Learn to recognize early signs of pain and discomfort in children, and teach children to be aware of those signs as well. Let them know they should notify their coach or parent as soon as they experience any pain. Require...

U.S. Fund for UNICEF and Major League Soccer Kick-Off Partnership to Save Children's Lives

...000 players -- to Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF. The fundraising challenge will teach members the value of community service, educate them about issues facing ch...eerism in the United States. "This is an incredible opportunity to teach our youth about the value of community service and global issues that impac...

The Caryl Ehrlich Program Discusses Food Addiction on HealthyPlace.com

... after her struggle with unwanted weight and finding the solution to her problem. The overwhelming success of her personal quest has prompted Caryl to teach The Program and to share her creative concepts with anyone who continues to fight their weight loss problems. "Over the years, I've helped thou...

10 Steps to Affordable Health Care Overhaul: NCPA Proposes Reforms to Protect Choices, Control Costs and Preserve Access

...e way doctors relate to patients has not changed significantly in 100 years. "Doctors don't talk to their patients by telephone or email; nor do they teach patients how to manage their own care or help them become better consumers in the market for drugs," he said. "The reason? Medicare doesn't pay for t...

C O R R E C T I O N -- Osteotech, Inc.

... marketing specialists. These marketing specialists will be responsible for the focused execution of the educational programs at the surgeon level to teach implanting techniques and effectively differentiate MagniFuse as a procedure-specific biologic, initially focusing on the spine. We believe that this...

Osteotech Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... marketing specialists. These marketing specialists will be responsible for the focused execution of the educational programs at the surgeon level to teach implanting techniques and effectively differentiate MagniFuse as a procedure-specific biologic, initially focusing on the spine. We believe that this...

URI awarded $13 million grant to develop vaccines for emerging infectious diseases

...The TRIAD grant provides a team of researchers based right here in Rhode Island with the exciting opportunity to collaborate across disciplines and to teach the next generation of scientists to use tools that are accelerating the development of vaccines and therapeutics." The NIH funds will enable De G...

Highmark Provides Pediatricians With Resources to Combat Childhood Obesity

...ands of school- and community-based programs throughout Central and Western Pennsylvania aimed at providing tools, resources and free opportunities to teach children about good nutrition and the importance of physical activity. About Highmark Inc. As one of the leading health insurers in Penn...

New Research Reveals the Majority of Parents Overlook Key Steps to Keep Curious Toddlers Safe at Home

... button until you hear a loud noise. Put new batteries in your smoke alarms at least one time each year. Kitchen Safety Tips: teach children to stay away from the stove when you're cooking. Put tape on the floor so they can see where the "no-kid-zone" is. Use back burners. K...

Highmark Inc. Awards $14,000 to 28 Pennsylvania Nonprofit Organizations

...eball Sean Cassidy, TCoE tech testing Allegheny Association analyst, volunteers as a coach to teach young athletes good sportsmanship as well as the fundamental skills needed to be a ...

More Than 500 Philadelphia Youth with Asthma and Their Families to Attend Keystone Mercy Healthy Hoops Program

...th System, the American Lung Association, local basketball coaches and health organizations. The Healthy Hoops program uses basketball as a vehicle to teach children and their families how to manage asthma through appropriate medication usage, proper nutrition and monitored exercise and recreational activi...

Look Good...Feel Better Launches Salon Awareness Campaign During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

...00 Look Good. . .Feel Better volunteers are NCA members. Across the nation, these talented beauty professionals generously dedicate their time to teach workshops that help women with cancer look good, improve their self-esteem and thereby manage their cancer treatment and recovery with greater confide...
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