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30 Apr, 2007, 01:00 ET New Book Educates Americans About Losing Weight Without Losing Their Mind

PITTSBURGH, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Struggling with weight loss? Tired of magic bullets and empty promises? Confused about diets and looking...


09 Feb, 2007, 00:00 ET It's Valentine's Day, and the Tums(R) Smoothies(TM) Speed Poll Wants to Know Which NASCAR Drivers Make Your Heart Burn

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- TUMS, the most popular form of fast relief for indigestion and heartburn among NASCAR fans, wanted to find out...


09 Feb, 2007, 00:00 ET TUMS Ready to Deliver Exciting Action and Fast Relief to NASCAR Fans Everywhere

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- TUMS has long been associated with food, celebrations with friends and family, and fast relief from heartburn...


08 Feb, 2007, 00:00 ET Media Teleconference: FDA Approves Alli(TM) (Orlistat 60 mg Capsules) Over-the-Counter

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the weight-loss product...


07 Feb, 2007, 00:00 ET Video Now Available - FDA Approves alli(TM) (orlistat 60 mg capsules) Over-The-Counter

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) Consumer Healthcare announces today that the U.S. Food and Drug...


07 Feb, 2007, 00:00 ET FDA Approves alli(TM) (orlistat 60 mg capsules) Over-The-Counter

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- GlaxoSmithKline [NYSE:GSK] Consumer Healthcare announces today that the U.S. Food and Drug...


22 Jan, 2007, 00:00 ET Goody's(R) Headache Powders Begins Momentous Racing Season by Signing 'The King' Richard Petty to Lifetime Contract

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- For 30 years, the "King" Richard Petty has been synonymous with Goody's(R) Headache Powders and its fast...


19 Dec, 2006, 00:00 ET GlaxoSmithKline Completes Acquisition of CNS, Inc.

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (LSE: GSK) (NYSE: GSK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of...


05 Dec, 2006, 00:00 ET HAVE DRY MOUTH SUFFERERS FOUND THEIR OASIS?

NEW MOUTHWASH AND MOUTH SPRAY PROVIDE LASTING MOISTURIZATION ADDITIONAL RESOURCES: Video, hard copy requests, contact information and more...


05 Dec, 2006, 00:00 ET Dry Mouth Sufferers Find Their Oasis(R) -- Video Available

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On an average day, the human mouth will normally produce two to four pints of saliva -- enough to...


14 Nov, 2006, 00:00 ET New Study Finds Everyday Activities Trigger Smoking Cravings

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- While most smokers are well aware that quitting can be an intense battle, many underestimate the severity of...


09 Nov, 2006, 00:00 ET 'Don't Go Cold Turkey' Week Tour Kicks Off November 11 In Cities across the Country

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare, in partnership with the National Medical Association (NMA), will...


03 Nov, 2006, 00:00 ET TUMS(R) Taking Fast Relief to Chip Ganassi Racing

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- After providing Americans with fast heartburn relief for more than 75 years, TUMS is speeding into NASCAR...


25 Oct, 2006, 01:00 ET Senior Olympians Set Pace for Women Who Are Active in the Game of Life

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Not only can they run, throw and swim faster than some women who are 30 years younger, Senior Olympians are...


25 Sep, 2006, 01:00 ET 'Mayor of Goody's Country' Contest Announcement

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Goody's Headache Powders announced today that it canceled its "Mayor of Goody's Country" Contest on Friday,...


07 Sep, 2006, 01:00 ET Low-Dose Orlistat Provides Significant Weight Loss and Multiple Health Benefits

SYDNEY, Australia and PITTSBURGH, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Low-dose orlistat (60 mg) along with a reduced-calorie diet provides meaningful weight...


27 Jun, 2006, 01:00 ET The Search Is on for Sensitive Types

PITTSBURGH, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Football legend and tough-guy Brett Favre is leading a nationwide Sensodyne Search for America's Most...


08 Jun, 2006, 01:00 ET New Survey Reveals Women's Insights on How Food and Friends Affect Their Health Practices

PITTSBURGH, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Many women support their best friends by sharing everything, from beauty secrets and exercise tips to funny...


31 May, 2006, 01:00 ET Free Smoking Cessation Center Pops-Up in Atlanta to Give Area Smokers and Their Loved Ones Help to Kick the Habit

ATLANTA, May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicorette(R) is bringing a fresh new approach to quitting smoking to Atlanta, the first stop following the...


15 Mar, 2006, 00:00 ET Gordon Finishes Fifth With Inaugural Nicorette Fresh Mint Special Paint Scheme at Las Vegas

PITTSBURGH, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Driving the #24 DuPont/Nicorette(R) Chevrolet for the very first time, four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon...