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2011-03-26 00:00:29

Pad.com Domain Name For Auction To The Highest Bidder. The auction for exclusive ownership rights to the Pad.com domain name starts on March 26, 2011 at 3:30 pm EST and runs for 4 days at Bido.com. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2011 The growing popularity of pad devices and tablet devices has recently enticed the owners of Pad.com to reconsider their plans for the domain name. After having run Pad.com as their company's site for over two decades, they have decided to release this...

2011-03-04 00:00:29

Help Keep Girls in School by Providing Reusable Sanitary Pads New York, NY (PRWEB) March 3, 2011 Many schoolgirls from poor families stay home up to five days each month when they have their period, according to a recent study by Oxford University scientists conducted in rural Ghana. Given the choice of purchasing food to feed their families or disposable pads for their daughters to attend school, many parents choose the former. Huru International is addressing this problem by providing...

2011-03-03 00:00:03

Sinclair Worldwide, Inc., international manufacturer of Janibell self-relining waste disposal products announces the introduction of the PRIVE'â“ž¢ Hands Free Sanitary Napkin Disposal System. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) March 2, 2011 Exposure to blood born pathogens and general restroom hygiene are major concerns for restroom patrons, service people, and facility managers. Feminine hygiene product disposal poses a significant potential for bacterial and viral transfer...

2010-11-17 00:01:11

Gentle Day® brand introduces a new generation maxi pads with the far-infrared rays (FIR) and anion chip that improve women's health and increase comfort. Anions are odorless and tasteless molecules that we breathe in without ever knowing it. High concentrations of anions can be found in nature"”mountains, forests, waterfalls, and beaches"”the places where people feel energized and invigorated. Anions help relieve stress, depression, and boost energy. Clarendon Hills, IL...

2010-10-13 14:12:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE) has been awarded the 2010 Curry Stone Design Prize for development of a locally-produced and distributed sanitary pad that enhances women's dignity and allows better access to education and occupation. In numerous developing countries, the stigma of menstruation is exacerbated by the lack of adequate, affordable sanitary devices, often keeping girls and women away from school and work for days or even weeks during a...

2010-06-21 08:00:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today the U.S. commercial availability of LYSTEDA(TM) (tranexamic acid) tablets, the only non-hormonal and non-surgical therapy indicated specifically for the treatment of women with cyclic heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB). In clinical studies, LYSTEDA significantly reduced menstrual blood loss (MBL) over three and six cycles of use with the reduction seen as early as the first cycle of use. It also...

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2009-10-05 09:40:32

For most American women, their "time of the month" is seen as a hindrance to daily life. In impoverished and developing countries, however, monthly periods are a major cause for concern among women. The lack of affordable, quality sanitary pads results in females missing up to 50 days of school annually "“ thereby compromising their educational and professional potential. Researchers at North Carolina State University are helping to combat the problem by designing affordable pads made...

2009-10-01 16:58:00

WAYNE, N.J., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new indication for Mirena® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding in women who choose to use intrauterine contraception as their method of contraception. Mirena provides an effective, non-surgical option for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding and is the first...

2009-08-31 18:50:06

Biman Bangladesh Airlines said a flight from the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, to London was delayed for 10 hours due to clogged toilets. Airline officials said workers spent two hours Sunday clearing the plane's five toilets, which were clogged with paper cups and other garbage flushed by passengers, and the flight was delayed by a further eight hours to comply with a night flight ban at London's Heathrow Airport, the BBC reported Monday. Passengers threw bottles, cups, tissue papers and...