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Foundation for Cancer Research & Wellness Launches Petition Drive to Overturn Institute of Medicine's New Vitamin D Recommendations

Posted: Dec 02, 2010 – 02:39 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 02 /CSRwire/ - The Foundation for Cancer Research & Wellness today launched a Facebook Causes petition titled "IOM's Vitamin D Recommendations are NOT Sufficient." The goal is to challenge and overturn the recommendations released two days ago by the Institute...

Living Goods Receives $915K from Omidyar Network to Improve Health Care, Support Livelihoods in Africa

Posted: Dec 02, 2010 – 01:57 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 02 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Omidyar Network announced today a grant of USD $915,000 to Living Goods, the 'Avon of health care' for the poor. Living Goods operates networks of village health entrepreneurs who go door-to-door to provide health education...

Global Education Campaign Launched to Warn Fire Fighters and First Responders of Occupational Hazards of 'The Silent Killer'

Posted: Dec 02, 2010 – 01:19 PM EST

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 02 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Masimo (Nasdaq: MASI), the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), jointly announced today the launch of "The Silent Killer" educational campaign aimed at raising awareness of the...

Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership To Produce Film To Educate Millions in Sub-Saharan Africa About Science of HIV/AIDS

Posted: Dec 01, 2010 – 09:42 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 01 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - The nonprofit Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership is announcing a breakthrough media-based education initiative, INSIDE STORY: THE SCIENCE OF HIV/AIDS, in sub-Saharan Africa. A feature-length film is the cornerstone of the project and combines...

Dental Volunteers for Israel Honors Henry Schein's Steve Kess at 30th Anniversary Gala

Posted: Nov 30, 2010 – 05:51 PM EST

MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 30 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Dental Volunteers for Israel (DVI), which is celebrating 30 years of providing oral health care services to underserved families in Jerusalem, regardless of background, honored four people who have helped support the organization, at their...

Holiday Giving Campaign to Benefit Solar Cookers in Haiti

Posted: Nov 23, 2010 – 11:17 AM EST

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Clean Currents today announced it is partnering with Solar Cookers International for its annual holiday giving campaign. From now through January 12, 2011, which is the one-year anniversary of Haiti's devastating earthquake, Clean Currents will...

FDA Consumer Health Information - Serious Concerns Over Alcoholic Beverages with Added Caffeine

Posted: Nov 17, 2010 – 04:19 PM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 17 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - Alcoholic beverages to which caffeine has been added as a separate ingredient have raised health concerns at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as well as in other federal, state, and local agencies. Find...

Save the Date: American Cancer Society Corporate Impact Conference - June 9-10, 2011

Posted: Nov 16, 2010 – 10:53 AM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - Cancer touches more than 40 percent of Americans in their lifetime. With a total cost of nearly $264 billion in health care expenses and lost productivity in 2010, the disease has a major impact on the workforce. If...

Virgin America Asks Dallas-Fort Worth to Stand Up for a Good Cause and a New Way of Flying

Posted: Nov 15, 2010 – 09:55 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Giving Just $5 Scores Flight Discounts; While Top Do-Gooders Get to RSVP for a Party Sure to Turn the Dallas Opera House on its Head Virgin America is teaming up with Stand Up to Cancer...

The Pentair Foundation Funds Arsenic-Free Water Efforts in Bangladesh

Posted: Nov 15, 2010 – 09:21 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - The Bangladesh Project seeks to bring safe water to 30,000 rural villages through innovative filtration technology and a microloan program. An estimated 77 million people in Bangladesh, or roughly half of the country's population, have been...



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