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Dr. Alvin Tarlov, Senior Fellow at the Baker Institute, to Keynote The Schull Institute...

HOUSTON, TX--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--December 10, 2003--Cardeo announced today that Dr. Alvin Tarlov, executive director, Texas Program for Society and Health (TPSH) at the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy at Rice ...

AAA Offers Up to 50% Savings on Prescriptions

Untitled Document TAMPA, Fla.--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2003--In an effort to combat rising prescription drug costs, AAA has created a new Prescription Savings Plan for members. At more than 200 pharmacies ...

New Study Suggests Children Who Eat Cereal More Often Are Least Likely to Be...

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 3, 2003--Children who frequently consume cereal are less likely to be overweight, according to the findings of a new study published in today's Journal of the American Dietetic Association. Cereal eaters were ...

Renan Almendarez Coello, ‘El Cucuy De La Tarde,’ Los Angeles’ #1 Radio Personality on...

LOS ANGELES, CA--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2003--Renan Almendarez Coello, "El Cucuy de la Tarde," the #1 radio personality in Los Angeles, on Univision Radio's KSCA La Nueva 101.9FM, along with his Tropa Loca ("Crazy Crew") ...

Cardeo Consumer Expo Announces Dr. Martha Burk, Nationally Renowned Activist for Women’s Equality Issues,...

HOUSTON, TX--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2003--Cardeo(TM) announced today that Dr. Martha Burk, known throughout the country for her women's equality efforts, most notably her 2002 fight to get women admitted to the Augusta ...

New Study Suggests That Death Rates For Some Cardiac And Cancer Surgeries May Be...

Seeking out surgeons who frequently perform certain cardiac or cancer-related operations may increase older patients’ odds of surviving major surgery, according to a new study supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. The ...

Univision Launches ‘Salud Es Vida… ¡Enterate!’ a National Spanish Language Health Education Initiative

Washington, D.C--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--November 21, 2003--A bipartisan group of Members of Congress joined Univision and its partners for the launch of “Salud es Vida…¡Entérate!”, a national Spanish –language health education initiative to promote ...

Bipartisan Medicare Plan Helps Those Who Need it Most

Washington D.C.--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--November 18, 2003--Low-income senior citizens will be getting a much-needed, immediate helping hand under the Bipartisan Medicare Plan set to pass Congress later this week. The legislation strengthens ...

Humana President, Ken Janda, to Speak at the Schull Institute Medical Conference Sponsored by...

HOUSTON--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2003--Cardeo(TM) and the Schull Institute are excited to announce that Ken Janda, the Houston Market President for Humana Inc., will be speaking at the upcoming Schull Institute Medical ...

`Father of Aerobics,’ Kenneth Cooper, to Keynote the Schull Institute Medical Conference Sponsored by...

HOUSTON--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2003--Kenneth Cooper, M.D., known throughout the world as the "father of aerobics" and the recognized worldwide leader of the physical fitness movement, will deliver a keynote address at The ...

Molina Health Care of California Awarded $850,000 Grant to Implement ‘Hablamos Juntos’ Program in...

LONG BEACH, Calif—(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)--November 10, 2003--To improve health care quality and access by enhancing communications for Latino patients who speak little English, Molina Healthcare of California has been awarded an ...

Alarming 71% of Texas Residents Did Not Get Influenza Vaccine in 2002

--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)-- What: An alarming 71 percent of Texas residents are not getting vaccinated against influenza, putting their health in danger. Further, only 61 percent of Texas seniors were immunized against influenza last year, falling ...

November Is Diabetes Awareness Month; Pro Golfer’s Eyes Checked At Vanderbilt University Using Latest...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2003--Approximately 18 million people in the U.S. live with a biological time bomb – because they are diabetic, they are at risk for permanent loss of vision. To help doctors ...

UPDATE – Panelists Confirmed for Verb(TM) Ponte Las Pilas(TM) Bilingual Community Forum for Hispanic...

--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)— ADVISORY for Wednesday, November 5th, 2003 WHAT: The Community Forum is designed as a hands-on event bringing together Hispanic/Latino parents in Miami with bilingual, bicultural experts to discuss and address barriers ...

UPDATE – Panelists Confirmed for Verb(TM) Ponte Las Pilas(TM) Bilingual Community Forum for Hispanic...

--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)— ADVISORY for Wednesday, November 5th, 2003 WHAT: The Community Forum is designed as a hands-on event bringing together Hispanic/Latino parents in Miami with bilingual, bicultural experts to discuss and address barriers to ...

White House Drug Czar, Surgeon General to Launch Public-Private Partnership to Address Drug Use...

--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)— ADVISORY for Wednesday, October 29th 2003 WHAT: John P. Walters, Director of National Drug Control Policy; Richard H. Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S., U.S. Surgeon General; Jane Delgado, Ph.D., M.S., President and CEO of ...

Study Shows Molecular Size and Structure of PEG Interferon Molecules, As Used in Peg-Intron(R),...

BOSTON, MA--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2003--The molecular size and structure of pegylated interferon molecules, as used in PEG-INTRON(R) (peginterferon alfa-2b) Powder for Injection, have an effect on antiviral activity in vitro, according to ...

Schering-Plough Reports Novel Investigational Protease Inhibitor Shows in Vitro Antiviral Activity in Hepatitis C...

BOSTON,--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2003--Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP) today reported that a novel investigational protease inhibitor developed by Schering-Plough Research Institute (SPRI) was shown to be a potent inhibitor of ...

FDA Approves New HIV Protease Inhibitor, Lexiva(TM), the Only Protease Inhibitor to Offer Flexible...

Research Triangle Park, NC—(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2003--GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) today announced that the Food and Drug Administration has granted marketing clearance for Lexiva(TM) (fosamprenavir calcium) (Lex-ee’-va, formerly GW433908, or ...

Schering-Plough Provides Grant Supporting Major New Hepatitis C Research and Education Initiative by American...

KENILWORTH, N.J.,--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2003--Schering-Plough Corporation today announced that it is providing an unrestricted educational grant in support of a major initiative by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) to ...

Unsung Heroes to be Honored for Their Efforts to Save Lives

MIAMI, Fl.--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--October 22, 2003--On October 25, Life Alliance Organ Recovery Agency will present its 2003 “Luminare Awards” to unsung heroes, medical professionals and local hospitals, who have demonstrated extraordinary support ...

Henry Schein Contributes Influenza Vaccine to Support CDC Campaigns

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 14, 2003--In conjunction with the start of influenza vaccination efforts across the country, Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSIC) today announced that it is donating influenza vaccine to ...

Airborne(R), The Leading Natural Cold Remedy in The U.S., Launches ‘Contracatarro’ a Hispanic Marketing...

New York, New York,--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--October 13, 2003--Hispanic moms are no longer alone in the war against colds -they now have Airborne, the natural CONTRACATARRO remedy. Created by a school teacher who was sick of catching colds in ...

Slim-Fast(R) with Soy Meal Replacements result in Seven Percent Weight Loss After Six Months...

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--October 13, 2003--Obese indigent patients – a group that typically has extreme difficulty losing weight – decreased their body weight by 7 percent on average and reduced body mass index (BMI) by 7.5 ...

Pfizer Health Solutions and Gateway Community Health Center Launch Culturally Relevant Diabetes Health Education...

Laredo, Webb County, TX--(HISPANIC PR WIRE)--October 9, 2003--In an effort to improve health outcomes among Hispanic patients with diabetes, Pfizer Health Solutions and the Pfizer Foundation, in partnership with Gateway Community Health Center, ...

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