Five Countries Plan Hike in Airfare Tax to Buy Drugs for AIDS Patients
France, Brazil, Britain, Norway and Chile announced a tax on airline tickets to raise $300 million dollars to buy AIDS drugs for patients who cannot afford them//.
Representatives from the five nations, including Presidents Jacques Chirac of France and Luis Ignacio Lula da Silva of Brazil, wer...
Gain Entry to the Closed 2009 Chicago Marathon by Joining Susan G. Komen's Marathon for the Cure(R)
*Free online fundraising page
*Discussion forums to connect with other runners
*Access to free online training programs
for out of town runners
*Discount at the Congress Hotel for runners
*New Balance gifts to top 3 fundraisers
Traveling for Treatment
... people go somewhere closer to home -- such as Costa Rica or Mexico -- or stay in the United States for procedures that are generally less exorbitant. airfare
and hotel costs can be prohibitive. Also, Herrick said, "most people would prefer to find a place not quite so far away as a 16-hour plane ride."
Spectacular Ultra-Luxe Auction for Destination Fashion 2009, Presented by Stewart Rahr, Best of Bal Harbour's Brands Contribute More Than $250,000 Worth of Exclusive Items
...t New York's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week with a two-night stay at The Plaza, airfare
included. (Valued at $15,000)
Luxury fashion brand St. John will ...a day of shopping that will include one custom design suit -- trip includes airfare
and two nights stay. (Valued at $5,000)
Starting Thursday, F...
Bogus Stem Cell Therapies Sold on Internet
...fits of the process, and away from its risks. And the price? According to the paper, when advertised, the average cost of these therapies -- excluding airfare
and accommodation -- was $21,500.
The new guidelines are meant to guide research toward what is practical and responsible, Hyun said. Previous sci...
Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) Awards of Excellence Honors Peter and Virginia Ueberroth, Dr. Catherine D. Deangelis and Lionel Whitehead
...line tickets and a six-night hotel stay in London; two tickets to the
2009 Super Bowl in Tampa, Fla. and a VIP weekend getaway to Las Vegas,
and hotel stay at Mandalay Bay Casino.
Past RMHC Awards of Excellence Recipients
Past RMHC Awards of Excellence Recipients have included: actress ...
Bloomingdale's Sings 'Oh What Fun' This Holiday Season
...ences will be up for auction in Bloomingdale's
holiday catalog - from a cruise with John Mayer to a painting lesson with
Tony Bennett. All six include airfare
and a perfectly appointed suite at
one of the Leading Hotels of the World. Experiences with Yo-Yo Ma, Celine
Dion, iCarly's Miranda Cosgrove and Lang ...
Explosive Growth in Medical Tourism and Rise of Retail Clinics Provide Huge Cost Savings for Patients
... -- Medical care in countries like India, Thailand and Singapore can
cost as little as 10 percent of the cost of comparable U.S. care, often
and a stay at a resort.
-- In 2008, more than 400,000 non-U.S. residents will seek care in the
United States, known as inbound medical tourism, and ...
American Heart Associations Announces Call for Entries for Howard L. Lewis Achievement Award
honorarium will be presented during a reception at the American Heart
Association's Scientific Sessions 2008, November 10, in New Orleans,
and one night's lodging for Scientific Sessions are also
provided to the recipients.
The deadline for entries is September 1. For more information a...
Video: ADA 22nd New Dentist Conference: Jazzed in New Orleans
...d retail value $195-$645) -- Free lodging at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, June 26-29, 2008 only (estimated retail value $537) -- Round trip airfare
for two to San Antonio, TX only during the 2008 ADA Annual Session, October 16-19, 2008 (estimated retail value $500) -- Three nights lodging at ...