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2010-03-10 11:23:00

ALBANY, N.Y., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- James J. Gozzo, Ph.D., President of Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, announced today that U.S. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin, M.D., M.B.A., has agreed to serve as the College's 2010 commencement speaker. Dr.

2010-03-10 07:45:00

Regina Benjamin, MD, to outline priorities as Surgeon General WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, MD, knows first-hand the connection doctors and patients need in order to address tough chronic health threats.

2010-02-24 12:00:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin today announced a collaboration with Microsoft HealthVault that will provide new features and expand access to My Family Health Portrait, a free Internet-based resource.

2010-01-05 05:01:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Philips is delivering on their commitment to be the leader in health and well-being with the launch of Philips DirectLife, a new customized, interactive fitness program that offers a fun and simple solution to people eager to adopt a more active lifestyle.

2009-12-08 18:50:00

Experts pinpoint areas for further improvement.

2009-11-09 06:00:00

National Obesity and Public Health Leaders Are Pressing Congress to Address Health Needs of the Morbidly Obese WASHINGTON; Nov.

2009-09-09 10:25:46

STOP Obesity Alliance issues recommendations to ensure health reform successfully addresses obesity epidemic.

2009-07-13 15:25:00

President Barack Obama’s pick on Monday for the new US surgeon general is a rural Alabama family physician that has pledged to help support his healthcare reform agenda.

2009-05-19 07:30:00

EL CAJON, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Fred A.

2008-10-01 03:00:06

By Anonymous In memoriam FORMER U.S. Surgeon General Julius B. Rich- mond, MD, MS, a pediatrician and child develop- ment specialist, died July 27 of cancer at his home in Brookline, Mass. He was 91.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).