Latest Hershey Stories

2011-09-02 12:19:40

Researchers at The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania have discovered the mechanism by which a low dose of the opioid antagonist naltrexone (LDN), an agent used clinically (off-label) to treat cancer and autoimmune diseases, exerts a profound inhibitory effect on cell proliferation. It has been postulated that opioid receptor blockade by LDN provokes a compensatory elevation in endogenous opioids and opioid receptors that can function after LDN is no...

2011-08-05 05:29:40

Pennsylvania-based candy giant Hershey's, the largest chocolate manufacturer in the United States, was recently the victim of a cyberattack, officials revealed Thursday in an email sent to customers. The email stated that they had "recently discovered that an unauthorized individual accessed one of our websites and altered one of our baking recipes." "We have corrected the issue and taken steps to enhance the security of this information," they added. "We have thoroughly investigated the...

2011-05-31 08:15:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Due to recent insider trades properly filed with the SEC, Insiderslab.com today releases special stock alerts and investment research reports for following companies: Dolby, Wynn Resorts, Ann Inc, LeapFrog, Stryker, & Hershey. By reading the following investment research reports, you can learn about the trades being made by company decisions makers, including CEOs, CFOs, COOs, and directors. The insider trades made by the...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.