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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!® ...

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® to host national walk/run series

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® is calling upon people across the country to unite under the shared goal to end childhood ...

Beyond Type 1 To Launch Beyond Type 1 en Español At Es.BeyondType1.org

NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Beyond Type 1, an international Type 1 diabetes non-profit, will continue online expansion with the launch of the Spanish version of their website, Beyond Type 1 en Español. After ...

Ridley-Tree Cancer Center of Santa Barbara achieves four-year accreditation for radiation oncology services from...

SANTA BARBARA, California, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Ridley-Tree Cancer Center of Santa Barbara has demonstrated compliance with the standards of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Accreditation Program ...

Twice as nice: Publix Super Markets is named top national March for Babies corporate...

WHITE PLAINS, New York, Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- For the second year in a row, Publix Super Markets is the number one national March for Babies corporate partner, raising more than $8.3 million dollars to help give every ...

Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles Honors Hispanic Heritage Month With Memorable Dramatic Programming

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alzheimer's Greater Los Angeles (ALZGLA), the only locally based, full service, dementia focused nonprofit, presents two dynamic awareness programs during National Hispanic Heritage ...

Patient Guide: Injection for Plantar Fasciitis

ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Nearly 10 percent of people have pain in the bottom of the heel at some point in their lives. The most common reason is plantar fasciitis, which can be caused by too much activity, ...

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