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11:58 ET Osteopathic Technique Helps Locate Ectopic Pregnancies When Imaging Fails

The location of an ectopic pregnancy can be determined using a simple, noninvasive physical examination technique used by osteopathic physicians,...


11:21 ET Concure Oncology® Announces New Appointment to Board of Directors

Concure Oncology, the parent company of Breast Microseed Treatment™, announces the appointment of Mona Lee Locke, former First Lady of Washington...


09:36 ET Activia Spotlights the Strength of Women With New 'It Starts Inside' Campaign

Activia today announces "Don't Tell Me I Can't," a powerful video that is part of the brand's national rebranding campaign: 'It Starts Inside.'...


09:00 ET Entrepreneur and Author Sophia Amoruso to Welcome 50 Speakers, 500 Guests to Sold-Out Girlboss Rally

This coming Saturday, March 4th, Entrepreneur Sophia Amoruso will bring the Girlboss brand to life with the inaugural Girlboss Rally: a new...


09:00 ET The Power of Engagement: New FCA US Supplier Diversity Initiative Strengthens Ties With Minority Business Associations

- 'Inaugural Black Supplier Engagement Forum' launches program by hosting the Michigan Black Chamber of Commerce during Black History...


08:40 ET Inventor of Orgasm Shot® Procedure to Appear at a Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health

Dr. Charles Runels, MD, the inventor of the Orgasm Shot®, the Vampire Facelift® & Vampire Facial®, will make a guest appearance at the meeting...


08:20 ET Female Action Figure Pioneer Julie Kerwin of IAmElemental Named a 2017 Wonder Woman by Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment

Julie Kerwin, Chief Elemental Officer of New York City-based toy startup IAmElemental, received a 2017 Wonder Woman Award in the Rising Star...


08:02 ET NAWBO National Women's Business Conference To Bring Elizabeth Gilbert And Gayle Lemmon To Minneapolis

The National Association of Women's Business Owners (NAWBO) will bring its annual National Women's Business Conference to Minneapolis from October...


08:00 ET New Data in Nature's Scientific Reports Shows Caris Life Sciences' ADAPT Platform Detects Breast Cancer in Women via Liquid Biopsy of Circulating Exosomes

Caris Life Sciences®, a leading innovator in molecular science focused on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, today announced the results...


07:39 ET PCOS Challenge and PCOS Diva Announce 2017 Confidence Grant

As part of a multi-year endowment from PCOS Diva, the nonprofit organization PCOS Challenge, Inc. will be offering grants up to $500 to help women...


04:00 ET Markteinführung von Oud Essentials in Genf

Einen Wandel in der Hautpflege herbeiführen‛- mit diesem Wahlspruch seiner couragierten Unternehmensphilosophie hat sich Oud Essentials erstmalig...


04:00 ET Le lancement d'Oud Essentials est en marche à Genève

« Révolutionner le secteur des cosmétiques », n'est qu'une partie de la mission que s'est fixée Oud Essentials à l'occasion de son entrée sur la...


04:00 ET In volle gang: Oud Essentials gelanceerd in Genève

'Het gezicht van huidverzorging veranderen' is maar een onderdeel van de dappere missie van Oud Essentials. Het bedrijf betrad het wereldtoneel...


Feb 20, 2017, 11:48 ET LatinWorks Strengthens Leadership Team

LatinWorks, part of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC), announced today the hiring of Leo Olper to the position of SVP and Managing Director. A former...


Feb 20, 2017, 08:35 ET ATIXA Releases Two Position Statements in Favor of Amnesty Policies and on Colleges Addressing Sexual Violence

The Association of Title IX Administrators (ATIXA) released this month two Position Statements: ATIXA Position Statement in Favor of Amnesty...


Feb 20, 2017, 07:30 ET A escolha certa de roupas e pijamas para maternidade pode aumentar a autoestima, segundo a Lilibee

O pós-parto é sempre um momento delicado para as mulheres, que passam por uma adaptação intensa à nova realidade: o bebê, as mudanças na rotina e...


Feb 20, 2017, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 20: First Woman D.D.S.

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST WOMAN D.D.S. Profile America — Monday, February 20th. This...


Feb 18, 2017, 16:19 ET Americans United for Life Mourns the Passing of Norma McCorvey "who became a Pro-Life Champion Addressing the Tragic Errors in Roe V. Wade, her namesake abortion case"

Americans United for Life Acting President and Senior Counsel Clarke Forsythe expressed his condolences on Saturday on the passing of Norma...


Feb 17, 2017, 15:05 ET New breast screening method to save thousands of women from cancer

A new method for screening women with dense breast tissue may potentially save thousands of lives by detecting breast cancer four to six years...


Feb 17, 2017, 13:57 ET Rice Krispies Treats® Celebrates Random Acts Of Kindness Day By Surprising An Inspiring 4th Grader

In honor of Random Acts of Kindness Day today, Kellogg's® Rice Krispies Treats® surprised 10-year-old Lillian Upchurch, who's committed to putting...


Feb 17, 2017, 13:00 ET Girls Who Code & Sheryl Sandberg Convene First-Ever Female Governors' Summit to Address Closing the Gender Gap in Technology

Girls Who Code, Deloitte and Facebook join Governor Gina Raimondo, Governor Mary Fallin, and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds for the first-ever...


Feb 17, 2017, 12:37 ET JLLA To Promote Literacy To Over 300 Kids

The Junior League of Los Angeles (JLLA) will read books, teach crafts and develop-literacy focused activities for over 300 children ages 3-6 and...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:27 ET Logicalis US Names Marybeth Profrock Vice President of Marketing

There's no mistaking that global enterprises are living in a digital world. From back-office operations to the manufacturing floor to the executive...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:00 ET Foundation for Ethnic Understanding Announces Thousands To Rally In Times Square This Sunday In Solidarity With Muslims

New Yorkers of all faiths and ethnic backgrounds will join hip-hop pioneer Russell Simmons, and Chairman of the Foundation for Ethnic...


Feb 17, 2017, 08:35 ET 100 Ways To Trace Your Irish Ancestors

The very idea of undertaking Irish ancestral research can seem like a formidable and arduous task but now one publication is successfully helping...