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2014-10-24 12:26:45

To Benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Join Lancome for the fifth annual Genifique Day to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Today and tomorrow, Lancome will donate $7 directly to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital for every bottle of Advanced Genifique Youth Activating Concentrate, Genifique Eye Light-Pearl and Genifique Yeux sold, to underscore Genifique's 7-day radiance results. The brand has tapped Celebrity...

2014-10-14 20:22:23

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The annual Promesa y Esperanza® (Promise and Hope) radio event once again united local Hispanic radio communities in a national effort and raised $439,119.00 in pledges to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, which is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/152188 The week-long campaign culminated...

2014-10-07 08:30:30

Campaign stalwarts Kmart, CVS/pharmacy, ANN INC., Kay Jewelers and Domino's joined by new partners The Limited, Areas USA, Inc., and long-time supporter Chili's Grill & Bar MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For more than a decade St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has transformed the holiday shopping season into a time of raising awareness and funds for the ongoing battle to end childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The St. Jude Thanks and Giving...

2014-10-02 12:32:03

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital study finds diet may influence susceptibility to autoinflammatory disease in at-risk individuals by favoring intestinal bacteria that fuel or dampen inflammation MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Diet-induced changes in the gut's bacterial ecosystem can alter susceptibility to an autoinflammatory bone disease by modifying the immune response, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists reported. The findings appeared...

2014-09-29 12:29:31

NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, Lancome kicks off the fifth annual Genifique Day initiative to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Throughout the month, Lancome will be raising funds for the cause through a social media campaign, regional in-store events and a final celebratory weekend on Friday, October 24(th) and Saturday, October 25(th), 2014. From September 29(th) until October 25(th), the brand invites you to Instagram or Tweet your hands in...

2014-09-24 12:29:29

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital study shows that adjusting treatment based on early response to chemotherapy boosts survival of young patients with Philadelphia chromosome-like acute lymphoblastic leukemia MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital investigators found that adjusting treatment based on early response to chemotherapy made a life-saving difference to young patients with an acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)...

2014-09-16 20:27:26

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital study has identified the cumulative dose of a widely used class of chemotherapy drugs that leaves young male cancer patients at risk for impaired sperm production as adults MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital investigators has found the chemotherapy dose threshold below which male childhood cancer survivors are likely to have normal sperm production. The study appears in...

2014-09-15 12:28:08

Shop Your Way® members get five percent back in points with each donation HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart, the all-time leading St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(®) St. Jude Thanks and Giving(®) fundraising partner, has kicked off its 2014 fundraising campaign, continuing a holiday giving tradition that last year resulted in donations totaling $21.9 million - the single largest corporate partner contribution ever to the hospital. "Kmart associates, Shop Your...

2014-09-10 08:31:59

Dine at Chili's from September 8 - September 22 to benefit the children of St. Jude DALLAS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 2002, Chili's(®) Grill & Bar guests and team members have supported the lifesaving work of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(®) every September during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The partnership, which began locally and grew to a nationwide effort, reached a significant milestone last September when the brand fulfilled the extraordinary...

2014-09-04 12:29:38

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital-led study found naturally acquired mutations in the avian H3N8 flu virus allow the infection to spread in mammals via respiratory droplets; human immunity to the virus is lacking MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists found the avian influenza A H3N8 virus that killed harbor seals along the New England coast can spread through respiratory droplets and poses a threat...


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