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2014-02-26 23:26:12

Dr. Rawat Qualified as a clinical specialist in electrophysiology testing and is now the only professional with both ECS and RMSK credentials in New York. Astoria, New York (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Dr. Mohini Rawat, DPT, MS, CMP, RMSK, ECS, Clinical Director of Hands-On EMG Testing, recently accomplished a major milestone in her already heralded career as she qualified as a clinical specialist in electrophysiology testing. Dr. Rawat entered history with this criterion as she is only one...

2013-07-18 12:22:24

First Poll on President Obama's Entire Climate Action Strategy Reveals Robust Bipartisan Support for Common-Sense Plan WASHINGTON, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help battle climate change, 65 percent of Americans endorse setting limits on dangerous carbon pollution from the nation's power plants, according to new national poll conducted for the Natural Resources Defense Council. The poll finds that even 49 percent of Republicans favor the U.S....

2013-01-28 23:04:07

Learn Simple Ways to Incorporate Walking Into a Busy Lifestyle San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2013 A long-standing advocate of walking to achieve better health, Dr. Andrew Weil, co-founder of Weil Integrative Footwear, today encourages you to reboot your life this New Year by tuning into a live Virtual Tea on Thursday, January 31st, 2013. The global digital wellness event, co-hosted by Vasyli Think Tank member and acclaimed physical therapist Brian Hoke, will introduce five reasons and...

2012-08-27 06:20:35

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Long Island Contractors' Association (LICA) is throwing down the gauntlet to the delegates of both political parties who are traveling to their respective Presidential nominating conventions, asking them whether the roads and bridges they will be taking are in better shape than the ones on Long Island and throughout New York. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120827/NY63187) LICA Executive Director Marc Herbst is going so far as...

2012-02-06 13:01:00

Overwhelming 86 Percent of Democrats, 83 Percent of Independents, 78 Percent of Republicans Express Opposition; Key U.S. Health Sector Undermined by Recession, 11.1 Percent Medicare Funding Reduction, State Medicaid Cuts WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A key national long term and post-acute care leader says a new bipartisan Public Opinion Strategies (R)/Hart Research Associates (D) survey finding overwhelming opposition to reducing U.S. seniors' Medicare-funded...

2011-07-27 15:08:00

Republicans Showed A Violent Clip in Caucus to Stoke Confrontation with Democrats and President Over Debt Ceiling as Nation's Economy Hangs in the Balance Clip from "The Town": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGxYjJ5bcv0 The press conference can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXfLbW08Opc WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn held a press conference today to express...

2011-06-23 15:12:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In May, after announcing the death of Osama bin Laden, President Obama's approval rating went up 8 points from the previous month. One month later his ratings are back to what they were in April - 38% of Americans give him positive ratings for the job he is doing and 62% give President Obama negative marks. While it is probably not surprising that over nine in ten Republicans (93%) give the President negative ratings, two-thirds of Independents (65%)...

2010-12-13 16:32:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) told a National Press Club Newsmakers News Conference today (Dec. 13) that the House will pass President Obama's tax compromise bill but because of "concerns," Democrats will offer amendments to reduce breaks for estates and the wealthy. Hoyer said that while the middle class tax cuts will have large positive economic impact, the rich tax breaks have minimal value. He was particularly critical...

2009-09-30 05:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans lack confidence that healthcare reform will deliver more affordable or better quality medical care, according to a survey released today by Thomson Reuters. Forty-one percent of survey respondents said they believed reform will make healthcare more affordable. When sorted by political affiliation, however, the results of the survey show sharp divisions along party lines: 72 percent of Democrats said they believe reform will lower...

2008-09-23 09:00:09

By Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Scrambling for a swift deal on the $700 billion bailout for failing financial firms, key Democrats and Bush administration officials agreed Monday to include mortgage help for beleaguered homeowners but wrangled over other issues, including "golden parachutes" for executives who benefit from the unprecedented rescue. Democrats demanded that the measure limit pay packages for executives of companies helped by the biggest financial rescue since the Great...