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2014-02-27 23:03:04

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association hosted an informational event today addressing the “Affordable Care Act and Its Impact On the Infertility Mandates.” Healthcare professionals and other key stakeholders received a comprehensive analysis of the law and what the infertility community must do in response to its implementation. McLean, VA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association hosted an informational event today addressing the “Affordable...

2014-02-27 18:22:06

Enough women experience reproductive coercion – male behavior to control contraception and pregnancy outcomes – that a research team now recommends health care providers address the subjects with their patients and tailor family planning discussions and recommendations accordingly. Researchers from Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island were part of a team that published "Reproductive coercion and co-occurring intimate partner violence in obstetrics and gynecology patients" in a...

2014-02-27 08:30:36

Program Will Focus on 1- to 4-year-olds in Bangladesh, Where Drowning is the Leading Cause of Death Among Children DHAKA, Bangladesh, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced a new $10 million commitment to prevent drowning deaths in children aged 1 to 4. The Bloomberg Philanthropies Drowning Prevention Project will initially focus on Bangladesh, where drowning is the leading cause of death among children. Every year in Bangladesh, 12,000...

2014-02-22 23:00:36

"With the highest rate of pregnancy-associated deaths among all 50 states, Georgia proposes dangerous anti-woman policies while women continue to die. Over 35 organizations rally together in opposition at the Georgia State Capitol on 2/25 at 11:30am," according to the Feminist Women's Health Center. Atlanta, Geogia (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 On Tuesday, February 25 at 11:30am, over 35 organizations and hundreds of their members will rally together at the State Capitol. The...

2014-02-14 23:23:55

The Kenkou Group begins month-long HIV in-home testing and sex counseling campaign in an effort to promote healthier relationships among couples. New York, NY February 2014 (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 How much do you and your mate really know about sex? What do you know about HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections or Diseases? This February, The Kenkou Group celebrates love by providing in-home HIV testing and sexual health counseling for couples. Shenekia Loud, CEO of The Kenkou Group,...

2014-02-11 23:20:45

The board of directors of the Black Women’s Health Imperative (Imperative), a national organization dedicated to advancing the health and wellness of the 20 million Black women and girls throughout the nation, is pleased to welcome Linda Goler Blount, MPH, as the organization’s new President and CEO. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 The board of directors of the Black Women’s Health Imperative (Imperative), a national organization dedicated to advancing the health and...

2014-02-10 16:26:34

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that Steve Filton, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Leerink Partners Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 1:00 PM Eastern Time. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Company's website (www.uhsinc.com). For those unable to listen to the live webcast, a replay will be...

2014-02-07 12:20:43

The top-notch health program will air on CBS KLEW-TV during the month of February. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The producers of Health Briefs TV are excited to present air dates for the Spokane, Washington area in February. Spokane is the state's largest metropolitan center and one of the largest cities in Washington. The city is the center of specialized care for the Inland Northwest area offering more than 18,000 health care professionals in all fields...

2014-02-03 08:28:30

Web-based tool offers unique solution for tracking Affordable Care Act implementation NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, the leading provider of research products and software solutions in key specialty areas for legal, regulatory and business professionals, today announced the Health Reform KnowlEDGE(TM) Center, a single destination site for information about health reform and implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). The...

2014-01-31 23:02:38

Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey (RMANJ) announces their new Collaborative Wellness Program. The wellness program provides a complete and holistic approach to health and wellness using natural interventions to complement clinical care. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey, (RMANJ), a compassionate expert in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) focused on patient centered care, announced their new Collaborative...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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