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Oct 26, 2017, 12:54 ET New York City Mayor Announces Meatless Monday School Program to Tackle Climate Change and Obesity

This week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that 15 public schools will offer Meatless Monday as part of a pilot program, with the...


Oct 19, 2017, 11:30 ET Meatless Monday and Grubhub Partner to Showcase the Popularity of Meat Alternatives

Meatless Monday, the global initiative from The Monday Campaigns, and Grubhub, the nation's leading takeout marketplace, today announced the results...


Aug 09, 2017, 12:00 ET HealthGuru.com launches Healthy Monday Series in partnership with The Monday Campaigns

HealthGuru.com, the expert-driven consumer health site with the most engaged users, and The Monday Campaigns, a non-profit public health initiative...


Dec 21, 2016, 12:15 ET Give New Year's Resolutions a Boost with a "Monday Resolution"

Health-related goals such as losing weight, exercising and quitting smoking tend to top the list of New Year's resolutions in America. Yet research...


Oct 31, 2016, 12:00 ET How Family Caregivers Can Take Care of Themselves

It is estimated that there are more than 60 million unpaid American caregivers who tend to special needs children, older parents, or loved ones with...


Oct 03, 2016, 11:30 ET Meatless Monday Endorsed by World Health Summit 2016

On Monday, October 10, thought leaders and decision makers from academia, the industry, government, and civil society will dine on a Meatless Monday...


Apr 04, 2016, 12:00 ET Step Up to National Walking Day

On Wednesday, April 6, The American Heart Association (AHA) will kick off National Walking Day to rally everyone – individuals, friends, families,...


Sep 09, 2015, 12:00 ET Surgeon General Calls on Americans to Walk More

Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy issued today a Call to Action on Walking and Walkability. Dr. Murthy's report emphasizes the importance of walking...


Jun 01, 2015, 02:12 ET Teen Chefs' Healthy Dishes Win Culinary Scholarships in Nationwide C-CAP Meatless Monday Makeover Recipe Contest

High school students aspiring to become future celebrated chefs faced a challenge recently from the nationwide 2015 C-CAP Meatless Monday Recipe...


May 11, 2015, 12:15 ET Johns Hopkins Study Reveals Weekly Patterns in HIV Prevention and Risk Behaviors

The peak time for seeking information on topics related to HIV, such as prevention and testing, may be at the beginning of the week, while risky...


Jan 26, 2015, 01:30 ET The Monday Campaigns Join Paul McCartney and Leading Chefs in Support of NYC Council Meatless Monday Resolution

New York City is poised to join Los Angeles, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Cleveland – major cities that have officially...


Nov 10, 2014, 11:00 ET Quitters Do Relapse After Great American Smokeout

On November 20, The Great American Smokeout will make its 39th annual drive to get America to quit. And yet smoking remains the number one cause of...


Oct 09, 2014, 01:00 ET The Kids Cook Monday Offers Free E-Cookbook: The Family Dinner Date

Busy weeknights often lead parents to skip family meals and instead rely on fast and processed foods, but a growing number of public health officials ...


Jun 09, 2014, 10:05 ET Teen Chefs' Pasta Dishes Win Scholarships in Nationwide C-CAP Meatless Monday Recipe Contest

Winners of the 2014 C-CAP Meatless Monday Pasta Recipe Contest were announced today by Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP), the national...


May 07, 2014, 10:11 ET Tastier Homemade Pizza Is Back With Meatless Monday's New Pizza Collection

Now real pizza lovers can download the free e-cookbook, "The Meatless Monday Pizza Collection: 10 Recipes from Top Cookbook Authors," just launched...


Dec 26, 2013, 09:00 ET You may quit smoking New Year's, but you'll stay quit with Mondays

It's that time of the year. According to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, 120 million Americans will make New Year's...


Nov 15, 2013, 12:31 ET Mondays! How to stay quit after the Great American Smokeout

As the Great American Smokeout approaches on November 21st for its 38th year of rallying smokers to quit the habit on the third Thursday in November, ...


Oct 28, 2013, 05:14 ET Smokers Worldwide More Likely to Think About Kicking Their Habit on Mondays

Forget New Year's; a study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Internal Medicine found that Mondays are when smokers...


Sep 19, 2013, 10:13 ET New Survey Says Women Prefer Non-Hormonal Contraception

A national survey of 1,000 women showed that 62% preferred the concept of a non-hormonal contraceptive ring over hormonal methods. The objective of...


May 20, 2013, 10:10 ET Meatless Monday Offers 10 Hot Tips For Tasty Summer Grilling That'll Get You Fired Up For A Healthy BBQ Season

The start of summer is the perfect time to enjoy delicious, sizzling meals straight off the grill! As you get set to fire up your BBQ, instead of the ...


Jan 24, 2013, 10:07 ET Health group asks women to "Go Red" every Monday

On the first Friday of each February, The American Heart Association (AHA) urges Americans to wear red to raise awareness about women's heart health. ...


Dec 17, 2012, 10:09 ET Smokers: Free Monday Tips Help "New Year's Quitters" Stay Quit in 2013

Another New Year, another resolution to quit smoking. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 70% of American smokers would like...


Nov 13, 2012, 10:15 ET Mondays Can Help Smokers Stay Quit Beyond Great American Smokeout: Research Explains Why

About 70% of the 46.6 million smokers in the U.S. would like to quit the habit, according to reports by the Centers for Disease Control and...


Oct 22, 2012, 10:17 ET New Man Up Monday campaign doubles STD testing of young men in Virginia trial by Planned Parenthood

On October 28th, over 13,000 people will gather in San Francisco for the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA) focused on...


Oct 03, 2012, 11:42 ET New Survey Shows Meatless Monday Helps Consumers Munch More Greens

On October 6th, over 8,000 people will gather in Philadelphia for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' 2012 Food & Nutrition Conference (FNCE)....