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2015-02-19 23:03:52

Safe sleep, smoking cessation, preterm births and social inequity among the priorities. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 19, 2015 The six strategic focus

2015-02-18 20:22:44

WomenHeart Champion Kathy Webster of Kansas City takes the helm of the nation's leading organization for women's heart health WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-02-09 08:30:34

February report discusses strong links between employee health and workforce productivity and shared benefits of hiring more diverse professionals. CHICAGO, Feb.

2014-12-16 23:10:49

The NBCC Foundation recently convened the 2014 NBCC Minority Fellowship Program fellows to discuss the impact of policy issues on professional practice in counseling. (PRWEB)

2014-12-11 16:24:40

Care coordination technology and real-time alerts boost follow-up care by 130.4 percent CHICAGO, Dec.

2014-12-11 08:25:42

Black seniors elsewhere in U.S. still less likely than whites, Hispanics & Asians to have blood pressure, diabetes & cholesterol in control ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec.

2014-12-01 23:00:08

A large study by UC Davis researchers has found one possible reason for those disparities: Some racial and ethnic minorities are less likely to be assessed and referred for treatment by their

How City Neighborhoods Affect Diabetes Risk
2014-11-30 03:51:40

As the linked epidemics of obesity and diabetes continue to escalate, a staggering one in five US adults is projected to have diabetes by 2050.


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'.