Latest Boost Stories

2011-02-07 06:56:00

LONDON, February 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) today announces that it has received a licence extension for alli, the first pharmacy-only weight loss aid licensed for use throughout Europe. This license extension is for new chewable tablets.

2011-02-04 15:05:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: Roche Holdings Ltd.

2011-01-10 07:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts predict healthcare cost to rise as much as 9 percent in 2011, and more of that cost will fall on consumers. Now more than ever, consumers should take control of their health in order to lower personal healthcare costs.

2010-12-17 00:00:42

Seventy-eight percent of women over age 20 get less than 100 percent of the daily value of calcium and during winter months it's often harder to participate in bone boosting activities.

2010-11-15 08:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill today announced its Nutrena® brand is launching four new equine feeds.

2010-08-11 10:17:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- According to exclusive Mintel research, energy drinks/shots manufacturers are having difficulties attracting new customers, despite a 136% increase in sales from 2005-2009.

2010-08-09 06:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Smoothie King Franchises, Inc., the originator of the nutritional fruit smoothie, has been dedicated to providing healthy alternatives to the public since 1973.

2010-07-08 16:30:00

EDINBURG, Va., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (Nasdaq: SHEN) announced today that its wireless subsidiary, Shenandoah Personal Communications Company, a Sprint PCS Affiliate of Sprint Nextel, has signed an amendment to the current contract with Sprint Nextel to allow Shentel to sell Virgin Mobile and Boost prepaid wireless services.

2010-06-11 13:29:00

LIVERPOOL, England, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from more than 50 countries attended the Sixth Meeting of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GAELF) in Seoul last week, to review the progress of the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (Global Programme), which seeks to eliminate the disease by 2020.

2010-04-26 06:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Smoothie King, the 1973 creator of the nutritional smoothie, is transforming the category once again with the introduction today of Fit n' Crunchy - a series of 12-ounce bowls filled with tart yogurt or sorbet in six flavor options, each topped with premium heart-healthy granola and packing nutrition worthy of the "superfood" moniker.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.