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Apr 25, 2018, 11:00 ET Metallix President Maria Piastre Receives Manufacturing Institute Honor

Metallix Refining, Inc. is proud to announce that President Maria Piastre is a recipient of The Manufacturing Institute's STEP Ahead Award,...


Apr 25, 2018, 10:03 ET Babson College Honors Human Rights Activists and Entrepreneurs, María Teresa Fernández de la Vega and Leila Janah, with Lewis Institute 2018 Community Changemaker Awards

Babson's Lewis Institute 2018 Community Changemaker Awards were presented to María Teresa Fernández de la Vega—Permanent Member of the Spanish...


Apr 25, 2018, 10:00 ET Prom is your night to shine from head to toe, starting with your hair. Here are four perfect prom hairstyles for every hair length

Prom night is the red carpet for real people. So it goes without saying--your dress, your makeup, and your hair style must all be completely...


Apr 25, 2018, 09:26 ET Women Are Encouraged to Pursue Careers in Legal Sector in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Ministry of Justice called upon women in the kingdom to engage more in careers within the legal system, as the kingdom continues its...


Apr 25, 2018, 09:20 ET Parents who abduct their children are criminals

TORONTO, April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Semi-retired Toronto entrepreneur Robert Glegg, 66, is advocating for change in Canada's broken family law...


Apr 25, 2018, 09:00 ET March of Dimes And Gretchen Carlson Launch "March of Dimes MOMentum" Advocacy Network To Empower Moms And Fight For The Health Of Babies

March of Dimes, the leading maternal and infant health nonprofit, today announced the formation of a new advocacy network, March of Dimes MOMentum....


Apr 25, 2018, 09:00 ET AWIS Report Finds STEM Industry Lacking Diversity and Funding for Women

Today the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) will release its groundbreaking report, Revolutionizing the STEM Entrepreneurship Ecosystem,...


Apr 25, 2018, 08:40 ET Leading VR Voice Cathy Hackl Joins You Are Here Labs to 'Redefine Reality' for Business

Cathy Hackl, one of the top women in the dynamic industry of augmented reality and virtual reality, has been named as Futurist at You Are Here...


Apr 25, 2018, 08:40 ET New Survey Reveals Common Miscarriage Myths and Misinformation Persist Among Women and Their Healthcare Providers

Despite the fact that the majority of miscarriages are the result of chromosomal abnormalities, nearly 70 percent of women who have had a...


Apr 25, 2018, 08:06 ET MyChelle® Dermaceuticals Captures Two Awards from Top Consumer Natural Lifestyle, Health and Beauty Magazines

MyChelle® Dermaceuticals has added two new honors to a growing list of accolades recognizing the company's innovations in natural skin care....


Apr 25, 2018, 08:05 ET FDA Approval of ThinPrep® Integrated Imager Expands Automated Imaging for Pap Testing to More Labs

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted premarket approval (PMA) for the...


Apr 25, 2018, 08:00 ET Spark MicroGrants' Executive Director Sasha Fisher Selected for Inaugural Obama Foundation Fellowship Class

Recognizing a pioneering approach to community development, the Obama Foundation this week selected Spark MicroGrants' Executive Director and...


Apr 25, 2018, 07:30 ET Duchesnay, Inc. Announces Presentation of Abstract at 16th World Congress on Menopause

BLAINVILLE, QC, April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Duchesnay, Inc., a pharmaceutical company specializing in women's health, announced today the...


Apr 25, 2018, 07:30 ET Mylan Adds to Growing Women's Healthcare Portfolio with Launch of Generic for Oral Contraceptive Yaz®

Global pharmaceutical company Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ: MYL) today announced the U.S. launch of Drospirenone and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets USP, 3 mg/0.02...


Apr 25, 2018, 07:10 ET PreludeDx Announces DCISionRT™ PREDICT Registry Study

Prelude Corporation (PreludeDx), a leader in molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine for early stage breast cancer, announced today the...


Apr 25, 2018, 06:36 ET La culture des droits juridiques se propage en Arabie saoudite

Le ministère de la Justice saoudien vient de conclure deux jours très chargés de son « salon de la culture juridique », qui s'est tenu à...


Apr 25, 2018, 06:00 ET The MGM Resorts Foundation Awards $30,000 In Grants to Local Nonprofits That Aid Human Trafficking Victims

The MGM Resorts Foundation (the "Foundation") recently donated the proceeds from its popular Annual Women's Leadership Conference held in 2017 to...


Apr 24, 2018, 19:31 ET Asm. Autumn Burke's Bill Providing All Women A Choice for Their Maternity Care Clears Assembly Business & Professions Committee

Assemblywomen Autumn Burke's (D- Inglewood) bill, AB 2682, which would ensure all Californian pregnant women are able to access prenatal care of...


Apr 24, 2018, 17:27 ET Peiffer Rosca Wolf Abdullah Carr & Kane (PRW) Statement On Court's Decision To Consolidate UHFC Embryo Cases

Cleveland law firm Peiffer Rosca Wolf Abdullah Carr & Kane (PRW), which is nationally recognized for its handling of a number cases involving...


Apr 24, 2018, 16:23 ET March of Dimes felicita al ACOG por sus nuevas directrices de cuidados posparto

March of Dimes felicita a sus colegas del Colegio Estadounidense de Obstetras y Ginecólogos (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists,...


Apr 24, 2018, 16:22 ET For Mother's Day, Krusteaz Celebrates Mom With Pancake Portraits

Krusteaz, maker of pancake and waffle mixes loved by families since 1932, is celebrating moms this Mother's Day by asking families to celebrate mom...


Apr 24, 2018, 12:24 ET March of Dimes Commends New Postpartum Care Guidelines From ACOG

March of Dimes commends our partners at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) for issuing new guidelines, Optimizing...


Apr 24, 2018, 11:00 ET Ceek Women's Health Debuts at ACOG

The groundbreaking women's health-focused medical device company Ceek Women's Health announced it will exhibit at the American College of...


Apr 24, 2018, 10:10 ET Women Are More Likely to Start Businesses than Men; More Likely to Be in Professional Services, Retail, Healthcare and Education Industries

SCORE, the nation's largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, has published original survey data on the state of U.S. women's...


Apr 24, 2018, 09:03 ET Alba Botanica® Do Good, Do Beautiful Grant Program Announces Winners

The Alba Botanica® brand proudly embodies its mission to "Do Beautiful," with their Do Good, Do Beautiful campaign. Founded in 2017, the campaign...