October 07, 2015

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Organic Infill Replaces Car Tires in Turf

Posted: Mar 09, 2015 – 11:40 AM EST

New York, NY, Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - GeoTurf USA, the distributor of Limonta Sport products in the United States, supplies the patented organic infill for synthetic turf to municipalities, turf manufacturers and installers across the United States. GeoTurf USA is the original alternative...

From Denmark to Mozambique: Health on Two Wheels

Posted: Mar 04, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

Company bikes, which help employees get around on Novo Nordisk’s sites, are getting a second life to support the work of SOS Children’s Village in Mozambique. Here, volunteers use the bikes to attend vulnerable families and to deliver medicine and food.

Sandoz Announces Training Program for Midwives in Ethiopia, to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality

Posted: Mar 03, 2015 – 01:55 PM EST

- Approximately 400 mothers and newborns die in Ethiopia each day1,2 partly due to health workers’ limited knowledge in the area of obstetrics - Enhancing medical knowledge and skills of health workers helps reduce maternal and newborn mortality - Sandoz is committed to...

Pharmaceutical Industry Makes Progress in Cutting-Edge R&D for Neglected Disease

Posted: Feb 19, 2015 – 12:01 AM EST

- Report shows 13% annual increase of pharmaceutical R&D projects to develop treatments to eliminate and control neglected diseases. In 2014, 186 projects were underway. - 38 vaccines and treatments currently undergo clinical trials, 10 of which are in final stages. Projects include...

Afaxys Pharmaceuticals Announces Partnership with Project Ruby (PRJKT RUBY), an Online Platform to Bring Affordable Contraceptives to Women Worldwide

Posted: Feb 17, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C., Feb. 17 /CSRwire/ - Afaxys Pharmaceuticals, a division of Afaxys, Inc., is proud to announce a first-of-its-kind partnership with Project Ruby (PRJKT RUBY), an innovative online platform to bring affordable contraceptives to women in the United States and the developing world....

Carnival Miracle Earns Second Consecutive Perfect 100 U.S.P.H Inspection Score

Posted: Feb 13, 2015 – 04:17 PM EST

LONG BEACH, Calif., Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - Carnival Miracle scored 100 during its United States Public Health (U.S.P.H.) inspection which took place in Long Beach, Calif. This marks the ships second consecutive perfect U.S.P.H. score. To earn a 100 score, cruise ships must...

Nike Partners with Athletes for Hope

Posted: Feb 11, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

BETHESDA, M.D., Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - Since 2007, Athletes for Hope has been committed to helping athletes make a difference in the world; today marks another major step towards achieving that goal by announcing a new partnership with NIKE Inc. The partnership connects...

Founder of Safe Hands for Girls Recognized by Points of Light on International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

Posted: Feb 09, 2015 – 02:56 PM EST

ATLANTA, Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - Points of Light, the worlds largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, announced today that it has recognized Jaha Dukureh for her exemplary work to end female genital mutilation with The Daily Point of Light Award. The award recognizes...

Community Works Teams With U.S. Agencies on Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery

Posted: Feb 05, 2015 – 09:43 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - (Globe Newswire) - The community leaders of Toronto have called upon Community Works Canada to gauge modern day slavery, human trafficking, and sexual violence in North America withthe support of United Nations War on Human Trafficking Association and...

CVS Health Foundation Commits $5 Million to Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

Posted: Feb 05, 2015 – 09:30 AM EST

Grant will support “Making the Next Generation Tobacco-Free” Program Announcement made one-year after CVS Health declared it would quit the sale of cigarettes and tobacco products in its 7,800 pharmacies nationwide



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