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Statement of Stacey D. Stewart, President, March of Dimes on the Decision to End...

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The March of Dimes released the following statement from President Stacey D. Stewart on today's announcement that President Trump has decided not to issue cost-sharing subsidies to ...

Does Your Halloween Plan Include Scary Eyes? Be Sure to See Your Eye Care...

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Decorative contact lenses can add just the right amount of creepy to your Halloween costume. But wearing costume contact lenses without a prescription can set you up for serious ...

¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Brings Needed Services and Day of Family...

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- This Saturday, October 14, 2017, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and Family Health Centers of San Diego present the 11th Annual ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®San Diego ...

Cal/OSHA Encourages Employers and Workers to Protect Against Exposure to Hepatitis A Virus

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Cal/OSHA is encouraging employers and workers at risk of exposure to the hepatitis A virus to review preventive measures posted online. Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver ...

SaludMóvil Launches SuReceta, Bilingual Prescription Discount App that Helps Hispanics Save Money on Overpriced...

MIAMI, Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- SaludMóvil, the premiere digital destination for Hispanic health and wellness, announces the launch of SuReceta, the first bilingual prescription discount app designed specifically to help ...

Inaugural summit on social determinants of health and addressing barriers to healthy living and...

DALLAS, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- According to the American Heart Association (Association), individual behaviors aren't the only factors that affect health. Community environments also play a determining role in health ...

Get a flu shot to help reduce risk of birth defects, March of Dimes...

WHITE PLAINS, New York, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Pregnant women and those planning a pregnancy should protect their own health and that of their baby by getting their annual flu shots right away, the March of Dimes says. ...

Avon And The Avon Breast Cancer Crusade Celebrate Its 25 Year Legacy Of Fighting...

NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- New Avon LLC ("Avon"), the leading social selling company in North America, announced its efforts to build on its 25 year legacy of raising breast cancer awareness. With the help of its ...

Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation Launches “Commit to Love” Campaign

ENCINO, Calif., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation today announced the launch of its "Commit to Love" campaign, a national effort to decrease racial and ethnic disparities in breast cancer deaths ...

WESTMED Medical Group’s New Leadership Team is Announced

PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Dr. Michael Suzman, board chairman of WESTMED Medical Group (WMG), announces the new leadership team of Anthony Viceroy and Dr. Steven Meixler. The Purchase-based, multispecialty ...

¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Brings Needed Services and Day of Family...

VINELAND, N.J., Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- This Saturday, September 23, 2017, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and the Metropolitan Multicultural Center present the first Annual ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® ...

Fewer than half of U.S. women take recommended vitamins prior to pregnancy, according to...

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Women of childbearing age need more education to ensure their own health and that of their babies both before and during pregnancy, according to findings from the new Prenatal ...

Leading Physician Organizations Call for Shingles Vaccine for People Over 50

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Dermatological Association recommend people age 50 and older get the shingles vaccine – 10 years younger than a previous ...

CDC and Texas Health Officials Warn About Illness Linked to Raw Milk from Texas...

ATLANTA, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- People who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from one Texas dairy should contact their health care provider immediately, warn health investigators from the Centers for Disease ...

DaVita Kidney Care Issues Statement about Florida Boil Water Advisory

DENVER, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The following media statement is attributed to Dr. Martin Schreiber, vice president, clinical affairs for DaVita Kidney Care. "Currently, over 180 municipalities in Florida are under a ...

Alzheimer’s Association and National Hispanic Council on Aging Collaborate to Educate Latino Communities, Increase...

CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Alzheimer's Association and the National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) announced today a nationwide partnership aimed at increasing Alzheimer's disease awareness and education in ...

DentalEZ® Announces Partnership with PSA

MALVERN, Pennsylvania, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- As part of its strategic plan and ongoing evolution, DentalEZ® Integrated Solutions today announced changes that will continue the transformation of the company. Effective ...

Mexico Earthquake: Direct Relief Commits Initial $100,000 Cash to Emergency Response

MEXICO CITY, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- As the massive damage, tragic loss of life, and extensive injuries from last week's magnitude 8.1 earthquake in Mexico come into focus, Direct Relief has made an initial cash ...

Emergency tips from the March of Dimes for pregnant women and mothers of infants

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- As residents of Florida and the Southeast brace for Hurricane Irma, and possibly other storms to follow that could bring high-speed winds and torrential rain, the March of ...

Alcohol Justice Reports: Alcohol industry misleading the public about alcohol-related cancer risk

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alcohol Justice is reporting the release of a new study in the UK showing that the alcohol industry (AI) is misrepresenting evidence about the alcohol-related risk of cancer with ...

Express Scripts Offers Important Prescription Drug Information for Residents Impacted by Hurricane Irma

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ --  Express Scripts is providing the following information to assist residents impacted by Hurricane Irma in Florida, Georgia and Puerto Rico who have prescription coverage through ...

Discovery of genes linked to preterm birth in landmark study

CINCINNATI, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A massive DNA analysis of pregnant women has identified six gene regions that influence the length of pregnancy and the timing of birth. The findings, published today in the New ...

CVS Pharmacy Addressing Access, Affordability and Quality Care with Annual Free Health Screening Campaign

WOONSOCKET, Rhode Island, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- In its continuing commitment to improve access to affordable health care for all Americans, CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), announced the ...

Chef James Tahhan And Mazola® Corn Oil Team Up For A Heart-Healthy Cholesterol Awareness...

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Illinois, Sept. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- September is Cholesterol Awareness Month and Mazola® Corn Oil, America's #1 Heart-Healthy Cooking Oil, has teamed up with renowned chef, restaurateur and best-selling ...

¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Brings Needed Services and Day of Family...

OMAHA, Nebraska, Sept. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- On Saturday, September 9, 2017, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and OneWorld Community Health Centers, Inc. present the first Annual ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® ...

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