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2009-04-08 13:59:00

New York Knicks' Nate Robinson, Chicago Bears' Lance Briggs, Baltimore Ravens' Willis McGahee and Phoenix Suns' Amare Stoudemire Join in the Effort to Encourage Teens to Wake Up and Go to School NEW YORK, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ad Council and the U.S.

2009-03-09 16:01:00

PITTSBURGH, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In Kentucky, nearly one out of every two of the state's children are enrolled in Medicaid, but barely a quarter of the dentists accept the insurance; therefore families on Medicaid are left with few options when it comes to seeing a dentist or receiving dental care.

2009-01-16 13:21:48


2009-01-12 01:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, England, January 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Biotica Technology Limited, a privately-held biotechnology company, announces a significant Collaboration and License Agreement with GlaxoSmithKline to discover, develop and commercialise novel erythromycin-based macrolides in inflammatory diseases. In a three year research collaboration, Biotica will use its bioengineering technology to produce compounds that are not readily accessible via conventional medicinal chemistry approaches.

2009-01-08 08:00:00

-Kid-Friendly, Nutritionally Complete Drink with First-Ever Immune- Strengthening Probiotic Straw Hits Store Shelves- MINNETONKA, Minn., Jan.

2008-09-29 09:30:00

British confectionery giant Cadbury has been affected by the Chinese tainted milk scandal, withdrawing 11 chocolate products made in Beijing, the company says.

2008-09-19 06:00:29

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2d42e6/united_states_phar) has announced the addition of the "United States Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare Report Q3 2008" report to their offering.

2008-08-22 15:00:38

CHICAGO (AP)-- Repairs to drought-stricken flower beds and sales of freezers designed to hold bought-in-bulk food helped Lowe's Cos. Inc. post a better-than-expected second-quarter profit.

2008-08-17 12:00:34

I don't think anybody would accuse me of being health conscious. Like most people in the newspaper industry, I'm not usually seen gnashing on veggie burgers or substituting lunch with a fruit smoothie.

2008-08-13 09:01:16

Attune Foods has introduced two new chocolate granola bars to its line of daily wellness products. The introduction of Chewy Chocolate and Peanut Butter & Chocolate brings the Attune lineup to 10 flavors, six granola and four chocolate, the company said.

Word of the Day
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.