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Sep 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

Cervical Disc Clinical Trial for People with Neck and Arm Pain Set to Begin at Hospital for Special Surgery

 Millions of people suffer from neck and arm pain as a result of cervical disc disease. Recently the FDA approved the launch of a clinical...

Sep 16, 2014, 11:08 ET

2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games Team Canada Roster Announced!

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is proud to announce the full roster of Team Canada members who will be headed to the 2015...

Sep 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Breakthroughs in Musculoskeletal Care are Focal Point Leading Specialty Hospital

 Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the premier hospital for orthopedics and rheumatology in the nation, launched the HSS Innovation Center...

Aug 30, 2014, 06:00 ET

JYSK's Champions Start at Home Campaign in Support of Special Olympics Canada Begins Today!

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada and JYSK have again joined forces to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics programs...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

American Special Metals, Corp. Announces Free Delivery

American Special Metals, Corp. received delivery of new flatbed trucks and will begin service out of the Coral Springs, Florida Distribution...

Aug 11, 2014, 08:35 ET

Masters In Special Education Program Guide Identifies the 50 Best Private Special Needs Schools in the United States

 The website Masters In Special Education Program Guide has published a resource entitled 'The 50 Best Private Special Needs Schools in the...

Aug 04, 2014, 07:00 ET

60,000 Rubber Ducks Will Splash into the Chicago River August 7 For Special Olympics Illinois

60,000 rubber duckies will drop off the Columbus Bridge into the Chicago River on August 7, 2014 at 1 p.m.!  The 9th Annual Windy City Rubber...

Jul 28, 2014, 10:00 ET
Vincenzo "Tubarao" Nibali venceu o Tour de France de 2014 aos comandos da Specialized S-Works Tarmac com a tecnologia Rider-First Engineered(TM), Domingo, 27 de julho, 2014 em Paris (Credito Foto: Yuzura Sunada). // Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali gana el Tour de France de 2014 en su Tarmac S-Works especializada Rider-First Engineered(TM) el domingo 27 de Julio de 2014 en Paris (Credito de la fotografia: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

El italiano Vincenzo Nibali gana el Tour de France en una S-Works Tarmac Specialized

 El italiano Vincenzo Nibali del Team Astana celebró su primera victoria en el Tour de France 2014 ayer, convirtiéndose en uno de los...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France riding the Rider-First Engineered(TM) Specialized S-Works Tarmac, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Paris (Photo credit: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali Wins Tour De France On Specialized S-Works Tarmac

 Italy's Vincenzo Nibali of Team Astana celebrated his first victory at the 2014 Tour de France yesterday, becoming one of only six cyclists to...

Jul 28, 2014, 08:00 ET
Vincenzo "Tubarao" Nibali venceu o Tour de France de 2014 aos comandos da Specialized S-Works Tarmac com a tecnologia Rider-First Engineered(TM), Domingo, 27 de julho, 2014 em Paris (Credito Foto: Yuzura Sunada). // Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali gana el Tour de France de 2014 en su Tarmac S-Works especializada Rider-First Engineered(TM) el domingo 27 de Julio de 2014 en Paris (Credito de la fotografia: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

O italiano Vincenzo Nibali ganha o Tour da France na Specialized S-Works Tarmac

 O italiano  Vincenzo Nibali  da equipe de ciclismo Astana celebrou sua primeira vitória no Tour de France ontem,...

Jul 28, 2014, 04:42 ET

Nommée pour lutter contre la violence sexuelle et l'embrigadement d'enfants soldats en RDC, Jeanine Mabunda Lioko accepte cette fonction avec humilité

Le Président Joseph Kabila est allé plus loin dans son engagement vis-à-vis de l'éradication du problème...

Jul 28, 2014, 04:00 ET
Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France riding the Rider-First Engineered(TM) Specialized S-Works Tarmac, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Paris (Photo credit: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

O italiano Vincenzo Nibali venceu o Tour de France com a Specialized S-Works Tarmac

-- A Paixão Italiana Combinada com a Tecnologia de Silicon Valley Resultou numa Enorme Vitória Para esta Marca Global de Bicicletas...

Jul 28, 2014, 03:00 ET
Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France riding the Rider-First Engineered(TM) Specialized S-Works Tarmac, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Paris (Photo credit: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

Italien's Vincenzo Nibali vinder Tour de France på en Specialized S-Works Tarmac

-- Italiensk passion kombineret med Silicon Valley teknologi resulterer i en betydningsfuld sejr for globalt cykelmærke  Italiens...

Jul 28, 2014, 03:00 ET
Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France riding the Rider-First Engineered(TM) Specialized S-Works Tarmac, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Paris (Photo credit: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

El italiano Vincenzo Nibali gana el tour de francia sobre su Specialized S-Works Tarmac

-- La pasión italiana combinada con la tecnología de Silicon Valley ha dado como resultado una victoria memorable para una marca de...

Jul 28, 2014, 03:00 ET
Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France riding the Rider-First Engineered(TM) Specialized S-Works Tarmac, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Paris (Photo credit: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

L'Italien Vincenzo Nibali remporte le Tour de France 2014 au guidon de son S-Works Tarmac

-- La passion Italienne associée à la technologie de la Silicone Vallée aboutit à une victoire éclatante. -- Avec...

Jul 28, 2014, 03:00 ET
Vincenzo "The Shark" Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France riding the Rider-First Engineered(TM) Specialized S-Works Tarmac, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Paris (Photo credit: Yuzura Sunada). (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

DER ITALIENER VINCENZO NIBALI GEWINNT DIE TOUR DE FRANCE AUF DEM SPECIALIZED S-WORKS TARMAC

-- Italienische Leidenschaft gepaart mit Technologie KnowHow aus dem Silicon Valley resultieren in überragendem Sieg für den Global...

Jul 28, 2014, 00:01 ET

Appointed to fight sexual violence and recruitment of child soldiers in the DRC, Jeanine Mabunda Lioko accepts position with humility

 President Joseph Kabila furthered his commitment to eradicating the systemic problem of sexual violence and the recruitment of children into...

Jul 16, 2014, 13:54 ET

Special Olympics Canada Officially Unveils Special Olympics Team Canada Logo for 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

TORONTO, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada has officially unveiled Special Olympics Team Canada's logo for the 2015 Special Olympics...

Jul 02, 2014, 08:36 ET
The S-Works McLaren Tarmac takes the technical and performance standards to the next level. (PRNewsFoto/Specialized)

Specialized And McLaren Team Up For The S-Works McLaren Tarmac

Over the years Specialized and McLaren have developed a unique relationship built upon a foundation of collaborative technical progress and a...

Jul 01, 2014, 14:07 ET

Burson-Marsteller Named Special Olympics International's Agency of Record

 Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, today announced that it has been named...