Disabilities, Disabled People This category covers the latest news affecting people living with a disability, including peer and community support programs, and athletic and cultural opportunities, along with issues of medical assistance, treatment and care options. Find releases regarding accessibility legislation, disability rights, insurance and healthcare issues, special education, and the results of the latest research. Learn about fundraising efforts and events, as well as outreach and awareness initiatives.

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May 24, 2018, 00:05 ET Samsung BioLogics Receives an additional FDA Approval for its world largest Plant's Production

- 3rd approval for Plant 2 in just 26 months since GMP ready - CEO TH Kim "Samsung BioLogics once again demonstrated its superior quality...


May 23, 2018, 20:13 ET Mass of Christ the Savior/Misa Cristo Salvador

Compuesta en 2009 por Dan Schutte, Mass of Christ the Savior se ha convertido en uno de los arreglos para la Misa más queridos en los EE. UU....


May 23, 2018, 19:26 ET Food 4 Less/Foods Co Invites Customers to Support Our Troops

Food 4 Less stores serving Southern California and the greater Chicago area are inviting customers to join in supporting the men and women of the...


May 23, 2018, 17:26 ET VA Union 'Gravely Concerned' About Passing of VA MISSION Act

Today the Senate passed S. 2372 – the VA MISSION Act – opening the door to privatization of the country's largest health care system. Once signed...


May 23, 2018, 16:53 ET La FDA actúa contra el uso de productos con benzocaína de venta sin receta para la dentición debido a riesgos de seguridad graves y una ausencia de beneficios

In English. La dependencia insta a las empresas a descontinuar los productos para la dentición, incluir nuevas advertencias para otros...


May 23, 2018, 16:41 ET Spanish Broadcasting System Schedules Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2017 Conference Call

Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (OTCQX: SBSAA) (the "Company") announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2017 financial...


May 23, 2018, 16:40 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Final Passage of VA MISSION Act

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) issued the following statement from its President, David Zurfluh, in response to the Senate's passage today of...


May 23, 2018, 16:34 ET Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to Preach at Beloved NJ Bishop's Funeral

Points of Interest: - Bishop George E. Councell led the Diocese from 2003-2013 - Made significant accomplishments in inclusivity,...


May 23, 2018, 16:32 ET U.S. Trails Europe in Women CEOs and Board Directors

The recent decline of women leading powerhouse companies, now at 4.8%, drops the U.S. below the percentage of women CEOs of Europe's leading...


May 23, 2018, 16:05 ET American Legion: Let Our National Anthem Unify

The leader of the nation's largest veterans organization, American Legion National Commander Denise H. Rohan, issued the following statement...


May 23, 2018, 16:00 ET Anti-Gravity Yoga Class Takes Warrior Workouts to New Heights

Instructors taught warriors and their guests how to use yoga hammocks to support positions like planks, downward dog, and backbend stretches during...


May 23, 2018, 16:00 ET Worldwide exclusive from HOLA! USA: The romantic wedding of Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva

Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva have finally tied the knot. The Hollywood superstar and the gorgeous Spaniard married in early April in the Civil...


May 23, 2018, 16:00 ET Exclusiva mundial en HOLA! USA: La romántica boda de Richard Gere y Alejandra Silva

Richard Gere y Alejandra Silva han puesto el broche de oro a su relación. La gran estrella de Hollywood y la española se casaron a principios de...


May 23, 2018, 14:47 ET Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Presents The 43rd Annual Gracie Awards

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) handed out the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los...


May 23, 2018, 14:45 ET Stairway to Success: Not an Option for Students With Physical Limitation, Observes Ameritech Financial

Certain things in life can be too easily taken for granted. Easy mobility, whether by the power of automotive vehicles or an individual's own two...


May 23, 2018, 14:12 ET Dr. James Callahan, co-author of Policy Statement on Life-Saving Training for Cardiac Arrest: Even Children Can Help Save a Life

Cardiac arrest outside of hospitals claims the lives of more than 300,000 adults and more than 6,000 children every year in the United States....


May 23, 2018, 13:45 ET International Coding and Robotics Competition Bridges Gender Gaps and Geographic Boundaries

Wonder Workshop, maker of the award-winning robots now used in over 20,000 elementary and middle schools globally, today announced the winners of...


May 23, 2018, 13:30 ET Lisa Gersh to join the POPSUGAR Board of Directors

POPSUGAR, the leading digital lifestyle brand for young women, announced today that it has elected Lisa Gersh to its Board of Directors. A skilled...


May 23, 2018, 13:26 ET UAE Embassy In Washington, DC Hosts Interfaith Iftar

United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to the US Yousef Al Otaiba hosted an interfaith iftar last night at the UAE Embassy in Washington, DC. Over...


May 23, 2018, 13:23 ET CPSC exhorta a los conductores a no usar vehículos todoterreno y cuatrimotos en carreteras en un nuevo anuncio de servicio público

A medida que se acerca el fin de semana del Día de los Soldados Caídos (Memorial Day, por su nombre en inglés) y la temporada en que las personas...