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Sep 21, 2017, 12:43 ET Popular 'Viral Video' Site Saves Pets Hit by Hurricanes

MadlyOdd.com, a popular social media destination for "feel good" stories and amazing pet videos announced today they have dramatically increased...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:33 ET Peter Westbrook Foundation (PWF) Caps Off Successful Summer with Historic World Championship Medal

The Peter Westbrook Foundation's (PWF's) elite athletes joined the best fencers in the world to compete with Championship titles on the line last...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:33 ET John Wiesman Named ASTHO President

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) announced the appointment of John Wiesman, secretary of health at the Washington...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:22 ET Cannabis, Wellness, and the Professional Athlete Workshop Presented at CWCBExpo Boston

The newly formed 501c3 non-profit Athletes For Care and C3 Global Biosciences are hosting an educational workshop focused on the active...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:21 ET National Geographic Society Honors President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia for his Unwavering Commitment to Conservation

The National Geographic Society today recognized President Juan Manuel Santos of the Republic of Colombia for his unwavering commitment to...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:15 ET ASTHO Awards Public Health Leaders for Outstanding Service

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) honored public health leaders with several awards this week at its 2017 Annual...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:00 ET Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Tied to Healthier Shopping

New research links the equipping of mobile fruit and vegetable stands with wireless banking devices programmed to accept food stamps to the buying...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:00 ET Neuron types in the brain are defined by gene activity that shapes their communication patterns

In a major step forward in research, scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) today publish in Cell a discovery about the...


Sep 21, 2017, 11:45 ET The Home Depot Foundation Increases Commitment to Mexico Earthquake Relief to $500,000

The Home Depot® Foundation announced today that it is increasing donations to the communities of Mexico struck by earthquakes over the past two...


Sep 21, 2017, 11:44 ET Top Students From 36 Countries Take on Global Goals at the 2017 Enactus World Cup

LONDON, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - This year, the Enactus World Cup project presentations by top college teams include an initiative that...


Sep 21, 2017, 11:20 ET ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! trae a Vineland servicios gratuitos y un día de diversión para toda la familia

Este sábado 23 de septiembre del 2017, la Alianza Nacional para la Salud de los Hispanos (La Alianza) y el Metropolitan Multicultural Center (MMC)...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:30 ET Capnography Monitoring of Five-Year Old Amber Athwal May Have Prevented Her Brain Damage: Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Recommends Capnography Monitoring

The recent case of five-year old Amber Athwal is a reminder yet again of the dangers of dental sedation without the availability of adequate...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:30 ET Pacific Premier Bank Makes Six-Figure Gift to Empower Youth Through Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship

With gratitude, Templo Calvario Community Development Corporation announced that Pacific Premier Bank has made a major gift of $125,000 in benefit...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:29 ET Organizace Global Cyber Alliance rozšiřuje své mezinárodní operace

Mezinárodní organizace Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) dnes posílila svou schopnost konfrontovat mezinárodní kybernetické riziko rozšířením týmu o dva...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:22 ET Blackbaud and The Resource Alliance Announce Transformative Partnership to Support Global Social Good

Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, today announced a three-year transformative...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:17 ET Often a Loss Leader, Bananas Show Potential as Impact Driver for Retailers, GlobeScan Finds

New research from GlobeScan reveals that consumers are ready to reward retailers that stock fair trade bananas. Of consumers surveyed, 64 percent...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:08 ET ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Brings Needed Services and Day of Family Fun to Vineland

This Saturday, September 23, 2017, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and the Metropolitan Multicultural Center present the first Annual...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:03 ET ECRI Institute's New SERVICEguide™ Drives Savings on Purchased Services in Healthcare

Selecting high-quality outsourced services, commonly known as "purchased services," at affordable prices is one of the more challenging tasks...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Metalcasting Associations Urge Administration to Reopen the Silica Rule; OSHA is Putting Jobs and Companies at Great Risk

The American Foundry Society (AFS) and five other trade associations sent a letter to the Secretary of Labor strongly urging the re-opening of the...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Researchers to Receive $50 Million to Investigate Effects of Oil on Gulf of Mexico Ecosystem

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative, or GoMRI, Research Board is awarding 31 new grants...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Tufts Health Plan receives the highest rating possible - '5' out of '5' - from the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its private HMO and PPO plans*

Tufts Health Plan today announced it is rated 5 out of 5 – the highest rating possible – by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) on...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in August

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.4 percent in August to 128.8 (2010 = 100), following a 0.3 percent...


Sep 21, 2017, 09:55 ET Orthodox Jewish Community Safe Against Threat of Arrest for Practicing Their Faith for Now

On the eve of the Jewish High Holy Days, attorneys with First Liberty Institute obtained assurances from attorneys representing animal rights...


Sep 21, 2017, 09:47 ET Don't fall for these 6 Internet myths about statins

Thanks to mailings and websites that claim statin medications are harmful or unnecessary, many patients are confused about whether they should take...


Sep 21, 2017, 09:03 ET The Museum of Advertising Founded In NYC

The first museum dedicated to celebrating the global advertising industry has been founded in New York City. Exhibits will feature historical works...