HomeSwimmer, Ltd. Signs Olympic Medalist Josh Davis
SAN ANTONIO, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- San Antonio based HomeSwimmer, Ltd. and Olympic
medalist Josh Davis today announced that they have signed an endorsement agreement for the promotion of the firm's proprietary stationary swimming system. Financial terms of the agreement were not released.
Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist and Pro Beach Volleyball Player Misty May-Treanor Launches 3rd Annual Calm-A-Sutra of Tea Scholarship Competition
Tea Council of the USA, Inc. Sponsors $15,000 Nationwide Scholarship
NEW YORK, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tea Council of the USA, Inc. proudly announces the 3rd Annual Calm-A-Sutra of Tea(TM) Competition, giving college students an opportunity to win a $15,000 educational scholarship. Mist...
Renowned Athlete Laila Ali and Olympic Soccer Player Tab Ramos Team With Jared Fogle to Kick Off National Pep Rally to Energize Kids to Eat Healthy and Stay Active
SUBWAY(R) RESTAURANTS PARTNERS WITH THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH WE CAN! EDUCATION PROGRAM TO HELP KIDS AND FAMILIES MAINTAIN A HEALTHY WEIGHT
WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- SUBWAY(R) Restaurants and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced today a partnership in support o...
New Vitamin Treatment Saves Patients (Including a U.S. Olympic Athlete) from Blinding Eye Disease Without Surgery
LOS ANGELES, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Brian S. Boxer Wachler, MD, a world-renowned eye surgeon and the director of the Boxer Wachler Vision Institute in Beverly Hills, California, announced today that he has developed a new procedure that uses vitamin applications to treat Keratoconus, an often...
Gevity Partners With Olympic Athlete to Promote a Healthier Workforce and Reduce Healthcare Costs for Business Owners
Gevity (NASDAQ:GVHR), a leading professional employer organization (PEO) that provides HR services to businesses nationwide, released today workplace fitness tips from Olympian Trey Hardee along with Gevity’s own “Workplace Fitness Tips for Better Business Performance.” These ti...
SoLo's Olympic Success Fuels NBA Preseason
Fresh from the Success of the Beijing Olympics, SoLo Bars are Refueling the Best Players in Basketball as They Train and Prepare for the Upcoming NBA Preseason.
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) October 3, 2008 -- The recent success of SoLo Powered athletes Paul Tichela...
Video: 2008 US Olympic Gymnastic Superstars Join Today's Top Music Icons for Women's Cancer Awareness Network Special, Frosted Pink with a Twist
New Cancer Data Shows Women Do Not Feel Knowledgeable About Their
Cancer Risks and Justifies Need for More Credible Health Information; Show
Set to Educate and Entertain
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympic
champions of the 2008
Summer Games, led by Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin, ...
aloft(SM) hotels Congratulates Hometown Olympic Swimmer and Gold Medalist Brendan Hansen Friday, September 12, 2008
Special Event to Benefit the Cancer Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- aloft(SM) hotels, Starwood Hotels
and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT ) newest lifestyle brand, which
opened in Philadelphia on 8.8.08, con...
Direct From Beijing, 2008 Olympic Gymnastic Superstars and Grammy Award Winning Icons Descend Upon San Diego to Tape ABC Network Women's Cancer Awareness Special, Frosted Pink With A Twist
TICKETS FOR SEPTEMBER 14 EVENT ON SALE TODAY
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tickets are now
available to see medal winning gymnastics stars of the 2008 Summer Games,
led by Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin, along with Team USA performing
together with some of the biggest name...
Johnson & Johnson Unveils Olympic Games Pavilion Featuring Authentic Qin Shi Huang Terracotta Warrior Exhibit
Pavilion's Caring World Experience Features High Tech, Interactive Exhibits
BEIJING, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:
JNJ), Worldwide Partner of the International Olympic
Committee and Official
Partner of the Beijing 2008 Olympic
and Paralympic Games, today unveiled
Olympic in Medical Technology
Report on 300 New Medicines in Development for Heart Disease and Stroke Released in Indianapolis
...ssure, high cholesterol, and diabetes.
Today's news briefing featured olympic
gold medalist swimmer and Indiana University alum Mark Spitz, who suffers from high cholesterol. Considered one of the most dominant olympic
athletes ever, Spitz earned a total of 11 medals, including a record-breaki...
American Lung Association Celebrates 101st Annual Christmas Seals Campaign
...nd thousands more people living with lung disease receive needed support through Better Breathers Clubs across the country.
Kristi Yamaguchi, olympic
Gold Medalist and most recent winner of Dancing With the Stars , is chairperson for the 2008 American Lung Association Christmas Seals Campaign.
Video: New Survey Finds Mothers See Influenza as a Serious Health Threat, but Often Don't Get Their Families Vaccinated
...d their families against influenza.
Kristi Yamaguchi, a mother and olympic
Gold Medal figure skater, is this year's national spokesperson for the Lung... and advice columnist; Joy Behar, comedian and co-host of ABC's The View ; olympic
Gold Medalist Vonetta Flowers; and actor Peter Gallagher.
Surgex(TM) Becomes the First and Only BSCG (Banned Substance Control Group) Certified Product Which is Clinically Proven Effective in Sports Recovery and Performance
...c that are banned for
Professional, Collegiate and olympic
sports. The BSCG certification in
addition to the ...et the growing demand of elite
level Professional, olympic
and amateur athletes and their coaches looking
for...ress the nutritional concerns of
the Professional, olympic
and amateur elite athletes. These athletes often
Olympic Gold Medalist Kristi Yamaguchi Joins American Lung Association of Michigan to Address Seriously Low Vaccination Rates; Urge Metro-Detroiters to Get Immunized This Season
DETROIT, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ --
WHAT: Kristi Yamaguchi, olympic
Gold Medalist Karen Newman, "Voice of the Detroit Red Wings" LaShell Griffin, Oprah's Pop Star Challenge Winner
Gold Medal figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi has joined the American...
Actress and Mother Jennifer Garner Kicks Off American Lung Association's Faces of Influenza Awareness Campaign, Encouraging Families to Get Vaccinated Against Influenza
... Superman on ABC's Lois and
Clark and attended the campaign's launch event; olympic
Gold Medal figure
skater Kristi Yamaguchi; WNBA basketball star Sheryl Swoo...st and advice columnist; Joy Behar, comedian
and co-host of ABC's The View; olympic
Gold Medalist Vonetta Flowers; and
actor Peter Gallagher. Visitors to the ...
Actress and Mother Jennifer Garner Joins American Lung Association to Encourage Americans to Get an Influenza Vaccination
...uals include: actor Dean Cain, who played Superman on
ABC's Lois and Clark; olympic
Gold Medal figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi;
Olympic Gold Medalist, WNBA bask...st and advice columnist; Joy Behar,
comedian and co-host of ABC's The View; olympic
Gold Medalist Vonetta
Flowers; and actor Peter Gallagher. Each is sharing ...
Olympic in Medical Dictionary
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Olympic in Biological News
Athletes, spectators faced unprecedented air pollution at 2008 Olympic Games
CORVALLIS, Ore. Particulate air pollution during the 2008 Olympic
Games in Beijing constantly exceeded levels considered excessive by the World Health Organization, was far worse than other recent Olympic
Games, and was about 30 percent higher than has been reported by Chinese environmental exper...
New satellite data reveal impact of Olympic pollution controls
Chinese government regulators had clearer skies and easier breathing in mind in the summer of 2008 when they temporarily shuttered some factories and banished many cars in a pre-Olympic sprint to clean up Beijing's air. And that's what they got.
They were not necessarily planning for something...
Breaking news: Study revives Olympic prospects for amputee sprinter
A world-renowned team of experts in biomechanics and physiology from six universities, led by Professor Hugh Herr of the Massachusetts Institute of Technologys Media Lab, refute scientific claims that the prostheses worn by Oscar Pistorius, a 21-year-old South African bilateral amputee track athle...
Mice run faster on high-grade oil
... Between the 1932 and 2008 olympic
Games, world record times of the men's 100m sprint improved by 0.6 seconds due to improved training techniques and technological advances. Imagine if ...
Statins may treat blood vessel disorder that can lead to fatal strokes
...vastating consequences for individuals in any stage of life. The disease has affected the strongest among us, including prominent athletes such as the olympic
superstar, Florence Griffith Joyner, and the Tour De France champion, Alberto Contador. In its hereditary form, it is especially prevalent in members ...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Jan. 7, 2009
Microswimmers" make a big splash for improved drug delivery
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B
They may never pose a challenge to olympic
superstar Michael Phelps, but the "microswimmers" developed by researchers in Spain and the United Kingdom could break a long-standing barrier to impr...
Facial expressions of emotion are innate, not learned, says new study
...nd blind individuals manage their expressions of emotion in the same way according to social context. For example, because of the social nature of the olympic
medal ceremonies, 85 percent of silver medalists who lost their medal matches produced "social smiles" during the ceremony. Social smiles use only the...
'Gray's Paradox' solved: Researchers discover secret of speedy dolphins
...asure the force and say, for certain, the paradox is solved."
At peak performance, the dolphins produced between 300 and 400 pounds of force. Human olympic
swimmers, by comparison, peak at about 60 to 70 pounds of force, Wei said. He knows this for a fact because he has been working with U.S.A. Swimming o...
Acrylic glass made of sugar
...therproof. Its high translucency and low weight mean that acrylic glass has to some extent replaced traditional glass. It was used for the roof of the olympic
stadium in Munich as far back as 1970. Experts predict that the demand for acrylic glass will grow even more in future - for example, for photovoltaic...
Athletes' 'sweat and tears' linked to asthma
...onally, a significant correlation was found between sweat secretion and unstimulated salivary gland flow rates and tear secretion.
"There were many olympic
hopefuls whose competitive chances were potentially limited by exercise-induced asthma," said Dr. Lockette. "We found that by controlling air quality ...
Olympic in Biological Technology
Northwestern chemists take gold, mass-produce Beijing Olympic logo
EVANSTON, Ill. --- Northwestern University nanoscientist Chad A. Mirkin has mass-produced the 2008 Summer Olympics logo -- 15,000 times. All the logos take up only one square centimeter of space.
Mirkin and his colleagues printed the logos as well as an integrated gold circuit using a new prin...
Aridol(TM) Endorsed by International Olympic Committee
SYDNEY, Australia, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmaxis
(ASX: PXS, Nasdaq: PXSL) today announced that Australian-made Aridol
(mannitol) has been included as an approved test by the International
Olympic Committee's independent Medical Commission.
The approval was contained in ...
Beijing 2008 Olympic Games Vegetable Supplier Considering Kiwa as a Supplier of Bio-Fertilizers & Kiwa Announces CEO Interview with WallSt.net
BEIJING and CLAREMONT, Calif., Feb. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Kiwa Bio-Tech Products Group Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: KWBT)
announced that Kiwa is being considered as a supplier of bio-fertilizers
for the vegetable farms selected to supply the Olympic
Village and hotels
Thermo Fisher Scientific Selected by China Doping Control Center to Supply Testing Instrumentation for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thermo Fisher
Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO ), the world leader in serving science, today
announced that the China Doping Control Center (CDCC) has selected the
company as one of its major suppliers of instrumentation and software for
the testing ...
GE Healthcare to assist U.S. Olympic training
Waukesha, Wis . -- GE Healthcare , a unit of General Electric Co. that has U.S. headquarters in Waukesha, will provide three LOGIQ Book XP ultrasound systems and technical training to the chief medical officers and their athletic training staffs at the U.S. Olympic
Training Centers' clinics in Co...
Patent Technologies Keep CGMT in a Leading Position in the Industry
...ng University, as the leader of the research team.
Because of his outstanding achievement in the scientific research, QIAO
Yingjie was elected as an olympic
At present, the R&D experts of CGMT are developing new technologies and
new products in order to lay a solid foundation for greater ach...
Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Reports 18.5% Gain in Q3 2008 Diluted EPS and Reaffirms Full Year 2008 Diluted EPS Forecast. Q3 2008 Sales Increase 7.4%. Buyback Authorization Increased by 10 Million Shares.
... 45% in the first and second quarters of 2008, respectively, were impacted by government-imposed operating restrictions related to the olympic
games in that country, reducing third quarter 2008 sales by 9%, but with full expectations for a recovery in the final quarter of 2008...
Consumer Product Safety Commission not ready for nanotech
... report released by the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies (PEN).
Two nanotech products under the jurisdiction of the CPSC are being used in the olympic
Games in Beijing a pair of running shoes and a swimsuit. The products can be found in PEN's consumer product inventory ( http://www.nanotechproject.o...
Kiwa Bio-Tech 2nd Quarter Revenues Increase 61.7% to $3 Million, Six Month Revenues Top $5.2 Million
...ase the number of cucumber seeds per fruit, and increases production - by more than 20%. Kiwa's fertilizer was used by the farms supplying the olympic
games. -- Also in May, Kiwa announced discussions with Beijing Hai Xin Science and Technology Co., Ltd. regarding joint product development a...
AFL To Return to Oklahoma Due to Overwhelming Demand for Signalife Heart Screening
..., said, "We are so happy you all decided to come to PTC and bring the
trailer to perform life saving screenings."
Willie Gault, Super Bowl champion, olympic
gold medalist, and winner of
the prestigious Jim Thorpe award, and one of the founders of Athletes For
Life, said, "After our last ECG screenings at t...
Olympic in Biological Dictionary
... ... The damage done by epstein barr virus can also cause genetic mutations in the body . ... Barr body testing was introduced in the 1966 olympic
games, in an effort to ... Such individuals would test positive for the presence of a Barr body . ... Buccal Smear, Sex Chromatin Test, Barr ...