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2014-05-20 12:33:52

OTTAWA, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The United States, Canada and Mexico have adopted a set of principles and guidelines on how the three countries' governments will share in advance public information and communications products during health emergencies of mutual interest. U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Canada's Minister of Health Rona Ambrose and Mexico's Secretary of Health Mercedes Juan signed a Declaration of Intent, formally adopting the principles and...

2014-05-20 12:33:29

Nearly 30% Never Wear Shades, Leaving Eyes at Risk for Vision Damage ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Many Americans are unaware of the vision damage caused by prolonged exposure to the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays, according to The Vision Council's 2014 Sun Protection Survey. Long and short-term eye damage can be prevented with the frequent use of UV-protective sunglasses, a habit that less than half of Americans are practicing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140520/89384...

2014-05-20 12:28:12

COCOA BEACH, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Bum, a sun care company that's developed a cult like following since it hit the beaches in 2010, today released a smart and sexy PSA (Public Service Announcement) titled "One Night Stand." With one in five Americans getting diagnosed with skin cancer this year, the message couldn't be more timely or more critical, but most PSA's and warnings aim to tap into consumer's fear. "For the most part, scare tactics don't really work on...

2014-05-20 12:25:08

AOA urges consumers to take a closer look when buying sunglasses this season ST. LOUIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After much of the United States experienced an extended "polar vortex" this winter, summer can't come soon enough. As warm weather approaches, many Americans will gladly shed their winter coats for shorts, flip flops and, most importantly, sunglasses. While many will look for fashionable eyewear, the most critical factor to keep in mind is making sure sunglasses...

2014-05-20 10:46:25

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Simulations find improved outcomes but suggest less frequent screening may be as beneficial One of the first studies to analyze the effectiveness of screening survivors of childhood cancer for early signs of impending congestive heart failure (CHF) finds improved health outcomes but suggests that less frequent screening than currently recommended may yield similar clinical benefit. The researchers, in a study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine,...

2014-05-19 23:06:54

The experts at AlarmSystemReport.com have released a new list of Do-It-Yourself alarm systems for 2014. Homeowners can now research the top Do-It-Yourself alarm systems and learn which companies are reputable. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The rise in the use of do-it-yourself alarm systems in the market came with the growing use of cellular and wireless systems that have effectively eliminated the need to do wiring. With a few simple tools, customers can now set up a functional...

2014-05-19 23:05:34

ReportsnReports.com adds “Research and Investment Prospect of China Food Safety Testing Industry, 2014-2018” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Research and Investment Prospect of China Food Safety Testing Industry, 2014-2018 mainly includes development status of food safety testing industry both in China and overseas, the current China's demand market size, technical status, competitive landscape, development opportunities and trend analysis,...

2014-05-17 23:00:44

Recently, Fecbek.com has released its new collection of cool sunglasses. Now, the new collection of 2014 sunglasses from Fecbek.com are on sale with a 25% discount. (PRWEB) May 18, 2014 Recently, Fecbek.com has released its new collection of cool sunglasses. Now, the new collection of 2014 sunglasses from Fecbek.com are on sale with a 25% discount. Anyone who places an order above $350 can get an extra discount. Sunglasses are very popular in the summer. The fashion glasses for women and...

2014-05-16 23:11:02

Skin cancer is on the rise, and new awareness is growing about the importance of daily sunscreen. Sublime Beauty® offers a healing and pleasant Vitamin C SPF 30 day cream. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Skin cancer is on the rise, but it can be prevented by using sunscreen. The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) members reports that the number of cases continues to rise. ASDS members performed more than 3 million skin cancer treatments in 2013, an increase of...

2014-05-16 23:03:50

Residents of Raleigh can now log on to ConsumerResearchers in order to see the rankings of the best home security companies in the city. The research has been meticulously analysed by professionals in order to deliver clear and succinct results. Raleigh, North Carolina (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 The capital city of North Carolina, with a population of 420,594 according to NeighborhoodScout.com, Raleigh is known for its cosmopolitan lifestyle and festivals, as well as historic landmarks and...


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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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