Rowenta, Iron Manufacturer, Pits Marines, Quilters, Mothers and Daughters Against One Another to Help Iron Out Breast Cancer
(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081031/NE43108-b )
Each quilter donated $5 to be eligible to prove his/her ironing
as they bravely took on a fellow opponent and ironed a pink shirt in less
than two minutes. More than 200 aspiring winners participated in the ...
Analysis of cancer incidence, mortality and survival combined reveals encouraging European trends
"It is through initiatives such as the EJC special issue that we can improve information and collaboration, enabling us all to work towards ironing
out inequalities in access to optimal prevention, treatment and care across amongst cancer patients in Europe.
"ECCO will be working with the Europ...
LG Electronics Debuts Unique Allergen-Reducing Steam Washer/Dryer Combo
-- SteamFresh(TM) - the SteamWasher's 20-minute steam-only cycle uses steam to freshen and reduce wrinkles on clothes- resulting in less ironing
and fewer trips to the dry cleaner.
"Our new Allergiene steam combo extends this industry-first benefit to
more consumers who need to reduce allerge...
Housework Helps Lower Diabetes Risk: Australian Study
... Simple household tasks such as doing the laundry, ironing
or washing up may reduce the risk of diabetes and heart disease, an Austral...scular disease.
"Doing light intensity activity, such as doing the ironing
or folding the clothes or going for a gentle walk, was beneficially associa...
Iron Clothes to Lower Blood Sugar Levels
... One can do nothing more than ironing
ones own clothes or wash dishes or even walk up to meet a colleague instead of e-mailing could be a sure way of fighting diabetes and heart disease . ...
Equal Opportunity for the Disabled
...s much a right to the disabled, as it is to the rest of the population. Significantly, it will be a day to help the disabled integrate into society by ironing
out the impediments in their lives.
As part of the global initiative to improve access to information and communication technology for the disab...
Agencies Express Concern Over "Breast Ironing" In Africa
... aimed at warding off sexual harassment and is carried out by hard or heated objects pressed against the developing breasts in teenaged girls. "Breast ironing
is an age-old practice in Cameroon, as well as in many other countries in West and Central Africa, including Chad, Togo, Benin, Guinea-Conakry, just t...
Senate assures ban on smoking
...ot others in the coming days.
Romney also proposed a supplemental budget that is about half as large as the one approved by the Legislature. In ironing
out the differences between the versions approved by the House and Senate, lawmakers removed a $1.5 million enticement targeted at Virgin Atlantic Air...