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2014-01-26 23:02:25

Medical and Therapeutic Sexual Treatments for Men, Women and Couples New York, NY (PRWEB) January 26, 2014 According to the Journal of Sexual medicine, 16% of couples face constant sexual dysfunction in their relationship. Studies show that sexual issues facing couples are more effectively overcome when treating the couple rather than the individual. Dr. Jed Kaminetsky, a renown Manhattan-based Urologist, formed the Manhattan Sexual Health and Wellness (MSHW) to provide critical...

2014-01-23 23:01:36

At the World Economic Forum, Key Partners Share “Achievement Roadmap” to Save at Least 2.2 Million At-Risk Children’s Lives in 2015 Davos, Switzerland (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 At an event at the World Economic Forum, key advocates for achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) presented a 700 day Achievement Roadmap to save the needed 2.2 million children’s lives to reach the global child health MDG by the December 31, 2015 deadline. This roadmap is in...

2014-01-23 16:24:30

Childbirth Connection Becomes Program of National Partnership for Women & Families WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two powerhouses that have been working for decades to improve the health of women, moms and families announced today that they have joined forces, with Childbirth Connection becoming a core program of the National Partnership for Women & Families. Childbirth Connection was founded in 1918 as the Maternity Center Association; its mission is to...

2014-01-23 08:30:47

WINFIELD, Ill., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cadence Health announced that Michael Wukitsch has been appointed executive vice president of human resources for the western suburban health system. With more than 20 years of experience in multiple industries and cultural environments, Mr. Wukitsch will lead the system's HR operations in support of the more than 7,400 Cadence employees. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/DC51165) "Michael has an impressive...

2014-01-16 16:23:45

Investment supported by Morgan Stanley, NDC, The Kresge Foundation and LISC CHICAGO, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Healthy Futures Fund--a first-of-its-kind collaboration to support accessible health care and affordable housing in low-income communities--has made its initial investment in a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), helping finance the construction of a new clinic in the underserved rural community of Omak, Wash. The facility is being developed by...

2014-01-13 16:26:13

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellen Sax has joined MVP Health Care as the new Director of Corporate Social Responsibility. Ellen will be responsible for the enhancement of MVP's existing community relationships as well as fostering new relationships with organizations that will further benefit the communities that we serve. "I am pleased to welcome Ellen to MVP," said Denise Gonick, President and CEO of MVP Health Care. "Ellen's expertise and established...

2014-01-13 08:28:36

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Jeffrey Levi, PhD, executive director of Trust for America's Health (TFAH) and chair of the Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion, and Integrative and Public Health, on today's release of new recommendations from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Commission to Build a Healthier America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100204/TFAHLOGO) "TFAH fully supports the RWJF Commission to...

2014-01-09 08:29:10

Partnership reveals improved maternal health outcomes in Uganda and Zambia pilot districts WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of women dying during pregnancy and childbirth declined sharply over one year in eight pilot districts in Uganda and Zambia where Saving Mothers, Giving Life has deployed a battery of life-saving interventions, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-led public-private partnership announced today. The first annual report, a...

2014-01-07 16:25:44

U.S. overall receives "C-" second year in a row Only 17 states receive "B-"or higher; 13 states receive failing grade Detailed reports and releases on each state at http://populationinstitute.org/reportcard/ WASHINGTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Population Institute today released its second annual report card on reproductive health and rights in the U.S., and the results were not encouraging. Thirteen states receive a failing grade, and the U.S. as a whole received a...

2013-12-23 08:26:50

MUMBAI, December 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- First of its kind public-private partnership between an NGO, Corporate and Government Institution, coming together for a social cause mMitra, a free mobile based Health Advisory Voice Messaging Service for pregnant women and mothers was launched at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital (Sion Hospital) recently. Present on the occasion were Mr. Jayant Banthia (Ex-Chief Secretary of Government of...