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Aug 26, 2016, 18:11 ET Seqirus presenta un análisis de seguridad integrado que refuerza los perfiles de seguridad e inmunogenicidad de su vacuna trivalente contra la gripe estacional con adyuvante MF59® en adultos de 65 años de edad y mayores

 Hoy Seqirus anuncia los resultados de tres análisis de un total de 42 ensayos clínicos que evaluaron la seguridad e inmunogenicidad...


Aug 26, 2016, 16:57 ET AARP Ohio Praises Finalization of Rule on State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans

AARP Ohio praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of automatic...


Aug 26, 2016, 14:40 ET Winning Cash4Life Ticket Worth $1 Million Nears Expiration

A Pennsylvania Lottery Cash4Life® ticket worth $1,000 a week for life, or a cash prize of $1 million, will expire if not claimed by September...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:02 ET Seqirus presents analysis reinforcing the safety and immunogenicity profiles of its MF59®-adjuvanted seasonal trivalent influenza vaccine in adults 65 years and older

 Seqirus today announced results from three analyses of a total of 42 clinical trials that evaluated the safety and immunogenicity of its...


Aug 26, 2016, 08:35 ET Plastic Bags Cause Infections in Healthcare!

 Infection Prevention Products Inc. releases lab results and test studies that prove the common practice of storing a patient's used...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:41 ET AARP aplaude el visto bueno a los planes de ahorros para la jubilación basados en el lugar de empleo; insta a Nueva York a actuar

AARP hoy aplaudió la finalización de la reglamentación del Departamento de Trabajo federal (DOL) que autoriza a los estados a...


Aug 25, 2016, 16:07 ET AARP Praises OK for State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans; Urges NY to Act

 AARP today praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of...


Aug 25, 2016, 15:43 ET AARP Praises OK for State-Based Private Sector Retirement Plans; Urges NY to Act

 AARP today praised the finalization of a rule by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that confirms states can facilitate the creation of...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Award-Winning Actress Judith Light Asks Seniors to Pledge to Get an Annual Flu Vaccination

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is teaming up for the third year with award-winning actress Judith Light to raise awareness that getting an...


Aug 24, 2016, 11:07 ET Seniors with More Continuity of Care Use the ER Less

Seniors with traditional Medicare coverage who have more continuity of care – defined as consistently seeing the same physician in an...


Aug 24, 2016, 11:00 ET DTE Energy donates additional $2.5 million to prepare low-income customers across Michigan for upcoming heating season

 DTE Energy today announced it is donating an additional $2.5 million to The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW) to help low-income residents across...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:35 ET FREE TriQuell Hygienic Cleansing Lotion Is Available to People That Are Planning on Getting a Colonoscopy

The makers of TriQuell Hygienic Cleansing Lotion would like to encourage people to get screened for colon cancer. That is why they are giving away...


Aug 24, 2016, 07:20 ET 14th Annual Bankers Life Forget Me Not Days Raises More Than $450,000 for Alzheimer's Association

Bankers Life, a national life and health insurance brand that focuses on the insurance needs of Americans who are near or in retirement, has raised...


Aug 23, 2016, 13:00 ET Saving patients from sepsis is a race against time

Sepsis is caused by the body's overwhelming and life-threatening response to an infection and requires rapid intervention. It begins outside of the...


Aug 23, 2016, 13:00 ET Salvar a los pacientes de la septicemia es una carrera contra el tiempo

La septicemia es causada por la respuesta abrumadora y potencialmente mortal del cuerpo a una infección y requiere una intervención...


Aug 23, 2016, 10:49 ET Caregivers Night Out

 AARP Illinois wants to thank family caregivers for all that they do!  Join AARP Illinois for dinner and conversation about family...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:30 ET TRIP Volunteer Driver Program Reports Another Year of Strong Participation

 For the 12-month period ending this past June, the TRIP Program has provided nearly 120,000 free rides to residents of Riverside County...


Aug 23, 2016, 07:00 ET Oticon Licenses and Deploys CEVA Bluetooth Low Energy Technology in Breakthrough Hearing Aid

 CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing IP for smarter, connected devices, today announced Oticon, the world's...


Aug 22, 2016, 17:02 ET Hon. Barbara A. Sykes Named State Director of AARP Ohio

AARP Regional Vice President Rawle Andrews Jr., today announced that Barbara A. Sykes–former distinguished legislator, community leader and...


Aug 22, 2016, 15:44 ET Workplace Flexibility For Family Caregivers New State Law

Governor Rauner has signed into law a bill permitting employees to use up to six months of earned sick leave benefits for caregiving...


Aug 22, 2016, 14:14 ET Luxury Senior Living Community Moving Forward in Louisville, Kentucky

 Top-of-the line independent, assisted living, and memory care residences will be offered at the $20 million The Grand of Prospect, a luxury...


Aug 22, 2016, 14:09 ET Senior Lifestyle Celebrates Grand Opening Of Its Newest Planned Community, The Sheridan At Lakewood Ranch

The Sheridan at Lakewood Ranch, a Senior Lifestyle planned community,  celebrated its grand opening on August 18 by welcoming more than 350...


Aug 22, 2016, 09:54 ET Cash 5 Jackpots Won in Luzerne, Cambria, Northumberland Counties

 Recent Cash 5 drawings produced jackpot winners in Luzerne, Cambria and Northumberland counties. One winning ticket sold at Valley Mart, 2999...


Aug 19, 2016, 16:54 ET Oftalmólogos instan a que los ojos sean parte de una estrategia de envejecimiento saludable

      De acuerdo con una encuesta nacional dada a conocer hoy por la American Academy of Ophthalmology (Academia...


Aug 19, 2016, 14:10 ET Ophthalmologists Encourage Making Your Eyes Part of a Healthy Aging Strategy

According to a national survey released today by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly two out of three American adults report having eye...