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2011-04-06 14:03:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heather Gilbert gave birth prematurely to identical twin boys in 1995, each weighing in at slightly more than 2 pounds. Only one of her sons, Daniel, survived. Now Ms.

2011-03-30 12:35:00

March of Dimes and Stanford University School of Medicine Launch Research Center to Understand and Prevent Prematurity STANFORD, Calif., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The March of Dimes and Stanford University School of Medicine today launched the nation's first transdisciplinary research center dedicated to identifying the causes of premature birth.

2011-03-30 00:00:29

Joseph Federico will Lead NJMET's Team in the Walkathon to Benefit the March of Dimes in Manhattan on Sunday, May 1st.

2011-03-30 00:00:28

This year, more than 7 million people will join their family, friends and colleagues in 900 communities across the nation. Join us locally by walking with the TreatmentDiaries.com Team and encourage and support our efforts to raise awareness and funds.

2011-03-21 08:54:00

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stone Mountain Park (SMP), Georgia's No.

2011-03-01 15:00:00

Natalie Morales, Co-Host of NBC's Today Show, and Top March of Dimes Volunteers Ring The Closing Bell® NEW YORK, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Natalie Morales, co-host of NBC's Today Show, was joined today by March of Dimes volunteers to kick off March for Babies, the March of Dimes largest fundraising event, by ringing The Closing Bell® of the New York Stock Exchange. "I'm the proud mother of two healthy children, but I understand that not everyone is as fortunate," said Ms.

2011-03-01 10:30:00

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 28th year, Kmart is collaborating with the March of Dimes® to raise funds to help improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.

2011-02-27 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28: TOOTH FAIRY Profile America -- Monday, February 28th.

2011-02-22 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23: POLIO INOCULATIONS Profile America -- Wednesday, February 23rd.

2011-01-26 04:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University, a Bridgepoint Education academic institution, showed its support of the men and women who serve in the U.S. armed forces by sponsoring a baby shower for dozens of expectant mothers with ties to the military. Held Tuesday, Jan.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.