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WASHINGTON, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) expressed strong opposition to the Institute of Medicine's recommendation to the Department of Health and Human Services that health care plans be mandated to cover no cost-sharing contraceptives, including those that can destroy human embryos such as Plan B and Ella.
The FDA today released nine new warning labels that are now mandatory to include onto packs of cigarettes in the most drastic change in smoking-related advertising in 25 years/
WASHINGTON, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two individuals and two organizations were honored tonight for their extraordinary contributions to women's heart health at the 11th Annual Wenger Awards hosted by WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease.
PHILADELPHIA, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA-02), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and related agencies, issues this statement upon the working visit of two Presidential Cabinet members: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110323/DC70526LOGO) "I want to welcome to Philadelphia Attorney General Eric Holder and Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, as they lead the important...
WASHINGTON, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wayne Nelson, president of advocacy organization Communicating for America, says his group is pleased with the announcement last week by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius of new initiatives to make it easier for uninsured Americans to obtain coverage, but the steps "are not as bold or far-reaching as required." Sebelius announced that starting July 1, the Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plans (PCIP) which were...
ATLANTA, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arthritis Foundation President and CEO Dr. John H.
Poor educational achievement disqualifies many young people in U.S.
Funding for the National Health Service Corps will provide scholarships to students in training for primary health care careers WASHINGTON, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced the opening of the 2011 application cycle for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholarship Program.
OKLAHOMA CITY, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Congressman Norm Dicks, along with House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Congressman Adam Smith, senior House Ways and Means Committee member Congressman Jim McDermott, and Energy and Commerce Committee member Congressman Jay Inslee, sent a letter late on Friday to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius urging the Department to approve coding for Orthocare Innovations' Smart...
WASHINGTON, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders of the Campaign for Better Care today applauded the new federal Partnership for Patients program and urged every hospital in the country to sign its safety pledge. U.S.