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Cal/OSHA Produces Fact Sheet, Poster for Preventing Work-Related Injuries to Housekeeping Workers

OAKLAND, California, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Cal/OSHA has produced a fact sheet and poster to help employers in the hotel and lodging industry comply with a new regulation to prevent work-related injuries suffered by ...

Statement of Stacey D. Stewart, President, March of Dimes on the Mistreatment of Pregnant...

WASHINGTON, July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- March of Dimes released the following statement from President Stacey D. Stewart on the mistreatment of pregnant women being held in immigration detention: <img ...

Teen crash risk highest during first three months after getting driver’s license

BETHESDA, Maryland, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Teenage drivers are eight times more likely to be involved in a collision or near miss during the first three months after getting a driver's license, compared to the previous ...

March of Dimes And Gretchen Carlson Unveil Inaugural Cohort of Advocacy Fellows

WASHINGTON, July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- March of Dimes, the nation's leading maternal and infant health nonprofit, today announced the next phase of its MOMentum advocacy network with the unveiling of its inaugural cohort of ...

Wellness Architects Offers GAINSWave® in San Juan

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, July 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Wellness Architects is pleased to announce they now offer GAINSWave! This breakthrough noninvasive medical therapy uses low-intensity shockwave therapy to enhance sexual ...

Don’t Wait for the Flu to Hit: Prevention is Key

LEAWOOD, Kan., July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- It starts off as a tiny sneeze, maybe a slight headache. The weather is changing, and, after all, you have allergies. You're definitely not getting sick. But before you know it, ...

Boys & Girls Clubs of America And CC Sabathia Host “Triple Play Day” To...

ATLANTA, June 29, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia joined Boys & Girls Clubs of America to lead a series of wellness activities for more than 200 youth at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center in New ...

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS) Reveals New Branding

ROSEMONT, Illinois, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS), the leading organization for lower extremity medicine and foot and ankle surgery, launched a new look and tagline ...

National Alliance for Hispanic Health statement on the filing of California Senate Bill 872...

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- "Today, we say ¡Basta! (enough) to the unhealthy onslaught of sugary drinks being promoted to our children and our families. The beverage industry has long pursued a strategy of ...

Family Physicians Help Patients and Families Confront Bullying

LEAWOOD, Kan., June 25, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- When family physician Michael Munger, MD, steps into one of his exam rooms, he doesn't always know what to expect. He sees patients from all walks of life, all ages and all genders. ...

DentalEZ® Lights The Path Towards Simplified Dental Office Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa., June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- DentalEZ is pleased to announce the availability of the NEW Simplicity LED Operatory Light. LED lights last much longer than halogen, operate at a cooler temperature and reduce ...

Care Focused on Patients, Not Just Their Cancers, Leads to National Recognition

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care Achieves Top Designation for Research and Care NEW YORK, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care has earned one of the highest honors for a cancer ...

“Black Henna” Tattoos May Put You at Risk

SILVER SPRING, Maryland, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Summer vacation season is here… time to hit the beach and perhaps indulge in a little harmless fun. What about getting a black henna temporary tattoo? Who could it hurt? ...

HITN Showcases Health Content To Raise Awarness Among US Hispanic Community

BROOKLYN, New York, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- HITN, the leading Spanish-language network that offers educational and entertainment content to more than 44 million households across the United States, announced today that ...

Better Care and Shorter Wait Times for Montefiore Patients

NEW YORK, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Bronx and Westchester residents are more satisfied with their primary care visits, and are waiting less time to see their doctors than ever before. The accolades are tied to a new ...

March of Dimes: Blood Test May Identify Pregnant Women At Risk Of Premature Birth

WHITE PLAINS, New York, June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- New research funded by March of Dimes has found biomarkers in maternal blood that accurately identified pregnant women who would go on to deliver babies up to two months ...

10,000 Reasons to Leave Fireworks to the Professionals

SAN FRANCISCO, June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ --  Every year, about 10,000 people are rushed to the emergency department for fireworks injuries. Ophthalmologists – physicians who specialize in medical and surgical eye care – treat ...

“Covered” PSA Urges Parents and Caretakers of Uninsured Children to Get Medicaid and CHIP...

BALTIMORE, June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Summer is almost here and families are evaluating activities such as sleepaway and day camps, sports teams and family vacations. Many are also examining which medications are needed to ...

Survey Reveals U.S. Hispanic Millennial Caregivers Want Better Sources Of Information On Heart Healthy...

MISSION VIEJO, California, June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- With the majority of U.S. Hispanic Millennials (73%) serving as caregivers to their aging parents, grandparents and other family members in some capacity, Aguacates ...

CoolSculpting® And #WeAllGrow Latina Network Host Discussion On The Perceptions Of Beauty And Body...

DUBLIN, May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Hispanics are a key customer group for in-office medical aesthetic procedures, growing 23.5 percent from 2010 to 20172. This ...

¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® 10-City Tour Announced

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- This Saturday, June 2, 2018, the National Alliance for Hispanic Health kicks off the 2018 ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® 10-event series in Washington Heights, New York. For the ...

Health insurance giant Aetna under legal fire from New York City Cardiologist

NEW YORK, May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A New York cardiologist, Dr. Perry Frankel, is suing Aetna for breach of contract with his practice, Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics (ACD) in a lawsuit filed today, May 29, 2018. The ...

More Babies Being Born Too Soon For Third Year In A Row, Report Shows;...

WHITE PLAINS, New York, May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- New data from the federal government shows that the health of pregnant women and babies in the U.S. is getting worse, March of Dimes says. The organization says there is an ...

Dr. Kelle H. Moley Appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Science Officer By March...

WHITE PLAINS, New York, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Kelle H. Moley, MD, has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of March of Dimes, it was announced today. In her new position, Dr. Moley is ...

National Comprehensive Cancer Network Begins Work on Guidelines to Improve Cancer Care in the...

FORT WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) is embarking on a new collaboration with the Caribbean Association for Oncology & Hematology (CAOH). The ...

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