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October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
2012-10-02 05:14:09

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Break out those pink ribbons, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A number of organizations are joining together with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in this month-long awareness campaign. Many activities during these next few weeks will focus on promoting early detection and prevention against breast cancer. According to the HHS, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women and...

2012-09-29 23:01:58

The National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA)- the leading organization working to improve the lives of Hispanic older adults, their families, and caregivers- recently announced the Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will provide keynote remarks at the 2012 National Summit at 9:30 am on October 3, 2012 at the National Press Club. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 28, 2012 The National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) recently announced that HHS Secretary...

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
2012-09-05 10:36:53

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online September is back-to-school season. Students are shopping around for school supplies and becoming acclimated to new teachers and friends. To go with the festivities of the start of the school year, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is also preparing for National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. There are a number of programs that HHS looks to highlight with National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month....


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'