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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10:35 ET DisabilityAdvisor.com's New "Ask the Advisor" Feature Offers Visitors Expert Responses To Their Disability-Related Questions.

DisabilityAdvisor.com, a leading website providing articles, videos, and other content related to Social Security Disability (SSD), Supplemental...


10:30 ET Boston Celtics and Sun Life Financial Team Up with YMCAs throughout New England for 3rd annual Fit to Win Program

The Boston Celtics and Sun Life Financial have partnered once again for Fit to Win, a program aimed at improving the health and well-being of...


10:27 ET CEC Presents Native American Treatment Program At Winter ACA Conference

Community Education Centers Inc. (CEC) will be presenting a workshop regarding the company's Native American Treatment program at the upcoming...


10:22 ET Special Olympics Athletes Unite in Cobb County for 25th Consecutive Year

For the 25th year in a row, Special Olympics Georgia and Cobb County come together to welcome almost 3,000 athletes and unified partners and over...


10:03 ET $2 Million Game-Record Cash 5 Jackpot Up for Grabs

Excitement is building for tonight's record Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 jackpot of $2 million, the largest top prize offered in the game's nearly...


10:00 ET Albertsons Companies Foundation And Entertainment Industry Foundation Award Over $4.6 Million In Grants To Hunger Relief Charities Through Hunger Is Program To Provide More Breakfasts And Eradicate Childhood Hunger

The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced that Hunger Is, their joint charitable program...


09:46 ET Research Conducted by The Cooper Institute® Shows Positive Association for Health Outcomes for Students Participating in NFL PLAY 60 Programming

Research conducted by The Cooper Institute through its NFL PLAY 60 FitnessGram® Project revealed annual improvements in aerobic capacity and body...


09:39 ET Zumba And BabyFirst Shake Up The Early Childhood Education Category With The Zumbini Program

Zumba, the largest branded fitness company in the world, and BabyFirst, the leading network dedicated to babies, toddlers and their parents,...


09:18 ET On Inauguration Day, Title Nine Will Donate 9% of Sales to Support Women Running for Office

Women's apparel company Title Nine wants more women to run for public office, regardless of political party. On Inauguration Day, the company will...


09:17 ET 2017 Latino Inaugural: A Celebration of the 58th Presidential Inaugural

The National Hispanic Advisory Council for Trump and Hispanic 100 Policy Committee in partnership with the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Fund...


09:12 ET Wounded Warrior Project TRX Fitness Workshop Challenges Wounded Veterans

During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) fitness workshop, injured veterans tried the popular workout known as TRX (Total Body Resistance...


09:00 ET Did Someone Say NEW 60's and 70's Music? - Salvation Rock Music Company Releases Debut Album

Salvation Rock Music Company has released its flagship self-titled debut album. The profile of SRMC is 60's & 70's folk and rock style music...


09:00 ET Providing Health Sciences Graduates Critical to the Future of the Nation's Health and Wellness

Report: Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) are Imperative in Providing Health Sciences Graduates Critical to the Future of the...


09:00 ET Catherine Onder to Join Houghton Mifflin Harcourt as SVP and Publisher, Books for Young Readers

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt today announced that on Feb. 6 Catherine Onder will join the organization's Trade Publishing Group as Senior Vice...


08:40 ET Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Speaker Kay Loughrey Explains Why Giving Yourself Love on Valentine's Day is Better than Receiving Chocolate

While 58 million pounds of chocolate will be sold on Valentine's Day Week, it may not be the most appreciated or healthy way to show love. While...


08:03 ET Transforming Children's Lives: The Importance of Adoption

The next installment of the Arthur S. Kallow Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Seminar Series hosted by the Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, LTD.,...


08:00 ET Brutiful Me Launches Its First 20 Piece Product Line - Elegant Profanity - an Instant Icon.

Brutiful Me, an evocative and bold online retail destination that is shattering the status quo, is pleased to announce its official launch on...


08:00 ET Health Warrior Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Support the Tarahumara Tribe in Mexico's Copper Canyons

Health Warrior, a food and movement brand that delivers nutrient-dense superfoods in radically convenient forms, announces a Kickstarter campaign...


08:00 ET Principium Health Appoints Steven R. Counsell, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer

Principium Health, a leading provider of home-based primary care services for health plans and health systems, announced today the appointment of...


08:00 ET Natera Announces Results From DNAFirst Study, Validating Use Of NIPT In Routine Prenatal Care

Natera, Inc., (NASDAQ: NTRA), a leader in non-invasive genetic testing, today announced the results from the DNAFirst trial, showing that...


06:08 ET Babies"R"Us® Spotlights Safety During Month-Long "Great Trade-In Event" Starting January 20

Helping parents rid their homes of old, unsafe baby products, the world's leading retailer specializing in baby products announced today the return...


04:00 ET CarePatrol Ranked #1 Senior Placement Franchise in the Nation

Gilbert-based CarePatrol Franchise Systems announced its national recognition for the seventh consecutive year as the #1 Senior Placement Franchise...


03:00 ET Education Resources, Inc. Offers Courses Toward New SOS Feeding Certification

The STAR Foundation recently announced a new SOS Certification Program, designed to provide current SOS practitioners with additional training,...


02:01 ET Allergan and Gedeon Richter Announce Positive Phase III Results for Ulipristal Acetate 5 and 10 mg in the Treatment of Uterine Fibroids

Allergan Plc (NYSE: AGN) and Gedeon Richter Plc. today announced positive results from Venus II, the second of two pivotal phase III clinical...


Jan 16, 2017, 21:44 ET Marcus Hiles - Provides Winter Clothing to Underprivileged School Children

Dallas' booming economy, driven by its leading real estate industry and an impeccably broad array of business activities, often overshadows the...