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GMO Free USA Finds Gerber Lil’ Crunchies Full of Insecticidal GMOs

Posted: Mar 31, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

UNIONVILLE, C.T., Mar. 31 /CSRwire/ - GMO Free USA today published the results of independent lab testing which documented that Gerber Lil Crunchies Veggie Dip Baked Whole Grain Corn toddler snack contains high levels of herbicide tolerant, insecticide producing genetically engineered corn. The...

Type 1 Diabetes - In Search of a Cure

Posted: Mar 18, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

SEATTLE, Mar. 18 /CSRwire/ - Since Novo Nordisk was founded more than 90 years ago, the company has been committed to improving the lives of people with diabetes. Nothing would change the life of a child with type 1 diabetes more than a...

Dr. Paul Farmer and Leaders from Chevron, Johnson & Johnson and Merck Join GBCHealth's Board of Directors

Posted: Mar 12, 2015 – 09:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Mar. 12 /CSRwire/ - GBCHealth, a prominent business coalition with a long history of catalyzing private sector activities and investments in global health issues, today announced that it has recently elected four new members to serve on the organizations Board...

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...

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...

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