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2011-06-16 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses, large and small, have been hit hard as the U.S. economy continues to struggle.

2011-06-16 07:00:00

American Heart Association works with Crowdrise.com to raise awareness and funding LOS ANGELES, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ken Jeong combines his comedic prowess with his medical training in a new Hands-Only CPR video from the American Heart Association that uses the disco hit "Stayin' Alive" to help people remember what to do in a sudden cardiac arrest.

2011-06-15 11:51:11

Researchers in Singapore and Norway implement a perfect eavesdropper that illustrates an overlooked loophole in secure communications technology.

2011-06-14 16:50:00

LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Executive Producer Ken Corday is resetting "Days of our Lives" with the simple yet successful formula of centering the show around romance and the characters fans know and love.

2011-06-14 16:10:00

NEW YORK, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jenny Craig, Inc., one of the nation's leading authorities on weight management, took over Josie Robertson Plaza at the Lincoln Center today to kick off the summer season with "Jenny's Party in the Plaza." The free outdoor cookout was open to the public, and focused on health and wellness and how to enjoy the summer season while staying in shape.

2011-06-14 13:40:00

CHICAGO, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeremy Bennington, SVP of Strategic Development at Cheetah Technologies LP will be serving as a panelist at "The Cable Show" in Chicago, IL.

2011-06-14 13:30:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") Simulation Division, located in Orlando, FL, is pleased to announce that they will be hosting a two day, hands-on demonstration of the Advanced Disaster Management Simulator (ADMS) in Washington, D.C.

2011-06-14 12:53:22

The number of heart attack deaths at Europe's sporting venues is set to significantly reduce if recommendations published today are widely adopted. In a special article published online today by the European Heart Journal (EHJ), minimum standards of cardiovascular medical expertise, available equipment, and emergency planning are defined for stadiums and mass participation events, including marathons and cycle sportives.

2011-06-14 09:30:00

New Tool Shares Environmental and Social Impacts of Making Domtar Paper, Discloses Successes and Challenges TICKER SYMBOL (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) MONTREAL, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - A new environmental tool from Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) offers customers the ability to view the environmental impacts of specific paper grades, providing unmatched transparency among today's industry calculators. The online tool that we call the "Paper Trail" discloses...

2011-06-14 08:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NAMI's Family-to-Family Education program "significantly" improves coping and problem-solving abilities of family members of individuals living with mental illness, according to a landmark study published in the current issue of Psychiatric Services, a journal of the American Psychiatric Association. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100216/NAMILOGO) Family-to-Family is a free 12-week self-help course offered by the National...

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