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2011-03-31 06:00:00

Paper Gives Details of One of the Most Significant Public Health Battles in History WASHINGTON, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's war against AIDS began 30 years ago with a report that five gay men in Los Angeles were dying from Pneumocystis Carinii pneumonia, a disease so rare that a handful of cases in a single year is like an epidemic.

2011-03-30 16:43:00

DALLAS, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HOSA - Future Health Professionals and the Office of the Civilian Volunteer Medical Reserve Corps have selected the HOSA internship participants in the Office of the Surgeon General (OSG) for summer 2011.

2011-03-24 15:47:00

ST. HELENA, Calif., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Regina Benjamin, 18th Surgeon General of the United States, was the keynote speaker for the 2011 Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives conference, a collaboration between The Culinary Institute of America and Harvard Medical School.

2011-01-14 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin, MD is to address delegates at the Employer Health, Human Capital & Wellness Congress on Wednesday, February 2 in Alexandria, Virginia, World Congress announced today. Dr.

2010-12-09 09:05:00

Just one cigarette, or even limited exposure to someone else's secondhand smoke, could be enough to cause severe medical problems, including cardiovascular disease.

2010-07-01 05:30:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: VNDA), announced today that Dr. Steven Galson, former Acting U.S. Surgeon General, has joined Vanda's Board of Directors. "I would like to personally welcome Dr. Galson to our Board," said Mihael H.

2010-03-02 12:41:00

Benjamin joins Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Phill Wilson and Greg Millett among the roster of speakers. WASHINGTON, March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S.

2010-02-17 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning actress and heart health advocate, Andie MacDowell, and Richard H.

2010-01-11 07:10:00

MCLEAN, Va. and SAN DIEGO, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced that former Acting U.S. Surgeon General, Steven Galson, M.D., M.P.H.

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