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Labor Enforcement Task Force Takes Action to Protect Southern California Workers

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- California's Labor Enforcement Task Force (LETF) has discovered safety violations during targeted inspections that put workers in immediate danger of fatal and serious injuries, ...

chemoWave Launches Free Spanish App for Hispanic Cancer Patients to Track Real-Time Symptoms &...

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- chemoWave, a free mobile app that empowers cancer patients to take greater control of their health during treatment, today launches chemoWave en Español, a new Spanish language app ...

MBC Connect Empowers Metastatic Breast Cancer Community with New Mobile App to Leverage Patient...

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, the Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance launched MBC ConnectTM, a free mobile and web-based tool for patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC) that will build a powerful database ...

March Of Dimes Calls For #BlanketChange

ARLINGTON, Virginia, Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- March of Dimes, the nonprofit organization leading the fight for the health of all moms and babies, today launched #BlanketChange, a powerful advocacy campaign designed to ...

Maseca Corn Flours Test Positive for Toxic Residues of Monsanto Weedkiller

MEXICO CITY, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Organic Consumers Association Mexico (ACO), a project of US-based Organic Consumers Association (OCA), today announced that samples of Maseca brand white and yellow corn flours tested ...

Consult an Eye Care Professional if Your Halloween Costume Includes Scary Eyes

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Creepy costume lenses might add a spine-tingling thrill to your Halloween costume, but wearing costume contact lenses without a prescription can lead to serious ...

3D-Printed Implants Successful in Foot and Ankle Surgery

ROSEMONT, Illinois, Oct. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- According to a new study published in Foot & Ankle International (FAI), advancements in three-dimensional (3D) printing have allowed foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons to ...

Healthfirst Community Office Opens In Hempstead

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Healthfirst, New York's largest not-for-profit health insurance company with nearly 1.4 million members, today announced that it will open its newest community office on Long Island. A ...

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation releases new edition of Spanish Paralysis Resource Guide

SHORT HILLS, N.J., Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals living with paralysis, is pleased to announce the release ...

New Study Confirms Mediterranean Diet Prevents a Leading Cause of Blindness

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Evidence is mounting that a poor diet plays an important role in the development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a leading cause of blindness in the United...

Acacia Network’s Annual Gala

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Acacia Network's long standing history of serving communities is celebrated once a year at our Annual Gala taking place October 11, 2018, from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm at the New York ...

Avoid Ankle Sprains in Fall Sports

Tips for Athletes from Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeons ROSEMONT, Illinois, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- As summer temperatures drop, fall sports injuries are on the rise. Over 25,000 people sprain their ankle every ...

New AARP Report Offers Solutions to Help NY’s Unpaid – but Over-Stressed – Family...

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As the number of older New Yorkers explodes with the aging of the Baby Boomer generation and as New Yorkers live longer with more chronic conditions, unpaid family caregivers need help – and a new ...

Alzheimer’s Association And The Ventanillas De Salud Collaborate To Increase Access To Alzheimer’s Information...

CHICAGO, Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Alzheimer's Association, the Secretariat of Health of Mexico and the Institute for Mexicans Abroad, through its Ventanillas de Salud Program (VDS) announced today a nationwide ...

New York City Football Club Expands Partnership With Goya Foods To Promote Sports &...

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- New York City Football Club (NYCFC) and Goya Foods, the largest Hispanic owned food company in the United States, have today announced the renewal of the partnership to further promote ...

Three Delicious Recipes to Commemorate World Heart Day

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- In celebration of World Heart Day on September the 29th, Olives from Spain encourages customers to partake in their three olive-based recipes. As numerous scientific research has shown ...

March Of Dimes Receives $1.5 Million Grant From The Anthem Foundation

ARLINGTON, Virginia, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- March of Dimes, the leader in the fight for the health of all moms and babies, today announced their latest collaboration with the Anthem Foundation, the philanthropic arm of ...

Let’s Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with “All of Us!”

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- To kick off Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, San Diego Blood Bank, San Ysidro Health Center, Scripps Research Translational Institute, ...

Parkinson’s Foundation Extends Bilingual National Helpline Hours

NEW YORK and MIAMI, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Parkinson's Foundation announced today that its toll-free Helpline, 1-800-4PD-INFO, will extend its hours, answering calls in English and Spanish, to help make life ...

1 out of 5 Texans Has Not Seen a Dentist in 5 Years or...

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Many Texans would agree that healthy teeth and gums are important, however a Guardian survey shows Texans aren't backing it up with regular visits to the dentist. In fact, 1 out of 5 ...

The Latino Center on Aging, 30th Gala at Pullman Miami Airport Hotel

WESTON, Fla., Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- SALUD al dia magazine has the honor of sponsoring this important event. The 2018 Golden Age Award recipients are:  Liliam Lopez from SF Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; Adriana Cora of ...

First Ever National Hispanic Cancer Awareness Day

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The first ever National Hispanic Cancer Awareness Day (NHCAD) has been established. The goals for this important campaign are to raise visibility, promote prevention and early ...

March Of Dimes Praises Passage Of S. 3029, The PREEMIE Reauthorization Act Of 2018

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- March of Dimes hailed U.S. Senate passage today of S. 3029, the PREEMIE Reauthorization Act of 2018, a bill to renew key laws aimed at preventing and treating preterm birth and its ...

Olympic And Professional Athletes Launch Switch4Good Coalition To Expose Hidden Dairy Epidemic

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- According to the National Institutes of Health, more than 65 percent of all humans are cow's milk intolerant. This urgent public health crisis impacts an estimated 30-50 million ...

New Spanish-Language PSAs Urge Living Kidney Donation

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- It's a legacy that no individual or group should have to claim. Yet, in the United States, people of Hispanic descent are 1.5 times more likely to have kidney failure than White ...

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