Disabilities, Disabled People This category covers the latest news affecting people living with a disability, including peer and community support programs, and athletic and cultural opportunities, along with issues of medical assistance, treatment and care options. Find releases regarding accessibility legislation, disability rights, insurance and healthcare issues, special education, and the results of the latest research. Learn about fundraising efforts and events, as well as outreach and awareness initiatives.

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Jul 21, 2016, 05:34 ET Acclaimed Mentor, Career Coach and Media Executive, Heather Monahan's Top Tips For Landing Your Dream Job

 From how to get a first job, to getting THE job, Heather Monahan is on a mission to empower women to run the world. When...


Jul 21, 2016, 00:01 ET Publix Super Markets is New #1 National March for Babies Corporate Partner

For the first time in 30 years, there is a new number one national March for Babies corporate partner, the March of Dimes announced during its...


Jul 21, 2016, 00:01 ET Publix Super Markets es el nuevo socio corporativo #1 de March for Babies

Por primera vez en 30 años March for Babies tiene un nuevo socio corporativo que ocupa el primer lugar en recaudación de fondos; así...


Jul 20, 2016, 20:29 ET LTC Theresa L. Brown is recognized by Continental Who's Who

 LTC Theresa L. Brown is recognized by Continental Who's Who among Pinnacle Professionals in the field of Military Services. Theresa is the...


Jul 20, 2016, 17:56 ET Tenedores de bonos de obligación general acusan a Puerto Rico de violaciones de PROMESA

 Hoy, ciertos tenedores de bonos de obligación general (OG) de Puerto Rico presentaron una demanda en el Tribunal Federal de Distrito de...


Jul 20, 2016, 17:49 ET TurnStyle Brings Pokémon to Life Under the Streets of New York City

 Pokémon Go has gone underground, quite literally, at New York's new subterranean marketplace TurnStyle. TurnStyle has elevated...


Jul 20, 2016, 16:35 ET GO Bondholders charge Puerto Rico with Violations of PROMESA

 Today, certain holders of Puerto Rico's general obligation (GO) bonds filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico...


Jul 20, 2016, 16:05 ET Quizás le sorprenda saber cuánta sal consume

 In English. ¿Trata usted de ser cuidadoso con la cantidad de sal que consume en su dieta? ¿Está muy seguro de que está...


Jul 20, 2016, 15:46 ET Conférence de presse pour le lancement inaugural du rapport sur la parité à l'université dans le cadre de HeForShe de l'ONU Femmes

Les défenseurs de l'université HeForShe IMPACT vont lancer le tout premier rapport sur la parité à l'université qui porte...


Jul 20, 2016, 15:12 ET Into the Wild with Wounded Warrior Project

During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program gathering, wounded veterans experienced the Alaskan wilderness up-close-and-personal....


Jul 20, 2016, 14:55 ET National Survey Finds Overwhelming Support For VA Rule Granting Veterans Direct Access To Nurse Practitioner Care

 A national survey released today by Veterans Deserve Care, a grassroots campaign led by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)...


Jul 20, 2016, 14:44 ET Pressekonferenz anlässlich des ersten UN Women „HeForShe"-Berichts zur Geschlechterparität an Universitäten

HeForShe IMPACT University Champions stellen ersten Universitätsparitätsbericht zur Geschlechtergleichstellung an Hochschulen vor...


Jul 20, 2016, 14:37 ET Conferencia de prensa para la presentación del primer Informe sobre paridad universitaria de la campaña HeForShe de ONU Mujeres

QUÉ: Dentro de la iniciativa HeForShe IMPACT10x10x10, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Secretaria General Adjunta de la ONU y Directora...


Jul 20, 2016, 14:23 ET Conferência de imprensa para o lançamento do relatório sobre paridade nas universidades do ElesPorElas da ONU Mulheres

O QUE: Como parte da iniciativa IMPACTO 10x10x10 do ElesPorElas, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, subsecretária geral e diretora executiva da...


Jul 20, 2016, 14:06 ET Rachel's Remedy Breastfeeding Relief Packs Provide Instant, Portable Comfort & Preventative Care for Every Nursing Mom

  Nursing mothers everywhere can finally find relief from breastfeeding discomforts thanks to Rachel's Remedy Breastfeeding Relief Packs,...


Jul 20, 2016, 13:58 ET Push play on 'The Red Sun' audiobook!

SparkPress Audio is thrilled to announce the audiobook release of the award-winning novel The Red Sun by Alane Adams, read by Karan Brar, actor on...


Jul 20, 2016, 13:50 ET Georgia Public Broadcasting Launches Chemistry Matters August 1

Georgia Public Broadcasting has announced that it will launch Chemistry Matters, a free, online digital series accessible at...


Jul 20, 2016, 13:19 ET Kool Smiles to Award $5,000 Scholarship to Winner of Dental Health Essay Contest

Kool Smiles, a leading provider of quality dental care in underserved communities nationwide, has announced its first annual My Kool Smiles...


Jul 20, 2016, 13:16 ET Food 4 Less/Foods Co Stores Launch Campaign to Benefit After-School Programs

 Southern California-based Food 4 Less is pleased to announce that it is raising funds at the checkstands in its supermarkets to support...


Jul 20, 2016, 13:02 ET ANA Urges Support for Proposed Rule to Improve Veterans Health Care; Rule Comment Period Ends July 25

  With only a few days left in the public comment period, the American Nurses Association (ANA) and a coalition of nursing and veterans...