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2011-05-18 00:01:31

Police Officers to Serve as Chocolate Chip Baking Contest Judges; "When the Chips Are Down, They Serve Us" Plymouth Meeting, PA (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 They keep us safe and are there to protect us when "the chips are down." On May 20th, Health Advocate, Inc. will host local police officers for their 3rd annual Chocolate Chip Baking Contest, a celebration of National Police Week and National Chocolate Chip Day. The contest is the company's way of honoring local police departments, including...

2011-03-02 00:00:27

Officite, leading dental website provider, has been selected by the Florida Dental Association as a member of the FDA Corporate Affiliation Program. Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) March 1, 2011 Industry-leading dental website provider, Officite, has announced recently that it has been selected as the website provider of choice by the Florida Dental Association (FDA). As one of the newest members of the FDA Corporate Affiliation Program, Officite is offering association members professional...

2010-12-15 19:26:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Dental Association today praised a Food and Drug Administration advisory panel's finding that the FDA acted appropriately when it ruled last year that dental amalgam is a safe and effective treatment option for the general population. "The panel recommended continuing review of existing and new scientific information as it becomes available," said ADA President Raymond F. Gist, DDS. "As a science-based organization...

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2010-12-11 08:23:02

US health regulators are looking for a second opinion on whether dental fillings that contain mercury are a risk to dental patients, especially in children and pregnant women. Officials with the Food and Drug Administration said although there are no new scientific findings on the silver-colored cavity fillings, it wants feedback on methods it used last year to weigh available data and decide that the alloy is safe. The agency released documents Friday ahead of a public meeting held on the...

2010-12-09 16:33:00

CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FDA Device Division, still concerned about mercury toxicity in American dentistry, is convening yet another professional panel review regarding safety issues. A nationwide convergence of scientists, dental and medical professionals, lead by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) are provoking new challenges to the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) July'09 "no risk" classification of mercury fillings...

2010-10-26 00:01:42

MUFON's freethinking Eastern Region Director, George A. Filer, bucks the tide of organization's decades long ban on Meier case Playa Del Rey, CA (PRWEB) October 25, 2010 In an unexpected development pertaining to the evidence rich, but widely censored, Billy Meier UFO contact case in Switzerland, a prominent long time director for MUFON, the most well known international UFO investigation organization, broke ranks with official policy and expressed his support for the Meier case. George A....

2010-10-19 07:37:16

International MUFON group, invited to discuss UFO case still ongoing since 1964, reveal they never investigated it for reasons unknown, and decline opportunity to discuss on air. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 19, 2010 International MUFON group, invited to discuss UFO case still ongoing since 1964, reveal they never investigated it for reasons unknown, and decline opportunity to discuss on air. Since its inception in 1969, the international UFO investigation organization, MUFON, has...

2010-04-15 11:30:00

PASADENA, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supervisors at NASA's prestigious Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) illegally harassed and demoted a high-level computer system administrator for expressing support of intelligent design to co-workers, according to a discrimination lawsuit filed in California Superior Court. The lawsuit (court number #BC435600) was filed by David Coppedge, an information technology specialist and system administrator on JPL's Cassini mission to Saturn,...

2010-03-21 23:31:00

WASHINGTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive office of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA): The Catholic Health Association applauds the U.S. House of Representatives and President Obama for enacting health care reform legislation that will bring security and health to millions of American families. The reform law will save and improve lives across our country. It...

2010-02-23 09:26:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement is being released by Sr. Carol Keehan, DC, president and chief executive office of the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA): The Catholic Health Association and Catholic health care providers across the country urge participants in the February 25 bipartisan health summit with President Obama and members of Congress to move health care reform closer to completion. The American people are tired of...


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