Problem Gambling – A Public Health Issue; March Is Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Sanford, FL (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month (PGAM) is here, and now is the time to join individuals and organizations across the nation in this grassroots public awareness campaign of educating the general public, health care professionals, policymakers, and others about problem gambling as a public health concern. The Florida Council on ...

Susquehanna Health Promotes Work/Life Balance through Health Coaching, Initiatives

Susquehanna Health Promotes Work/Life Balance through Health Coaching, Initiatives
Williamsport, PA (PRWEB) March 12, 2015 As a healthcare organization comprised of 4,000 employees serving in four hospitals in northcentral Pennsylvania, Susquehanna Health understands the importance of work/life balance to the extent of investing time and resources in promoting the health and wellness of its employees through such things as guided care, health coaching, health ...

Prevent Blindness and the National Black Church Initiative Team Up to Address Vision and Eye Health

Prevent Blindness and the National Black Church Initiative Team Up to Address Vision and Eye Health
CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 26, 2015 Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health organization and the National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches across 15 denominations, are announcing today that they are joining forces to improve the vision and eye health of the coalition’s 15.7 million African American churchgoers. African ...

2015 Top Black Book Electronic Health Records (EHR) Systems Announced for Dermatology

New York, NY (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 Black Book Rankings, well known internationally for accurate, impartial customer satisfaction surveys in the multiple services and software industries, conducted a sweeping six-month user poll to determine the highest ranked Electronic Health and Medical Record software systems for 2015. As part of a special research focus on implemented ...

Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care Adds Two Key Leaders to Management Team

Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care Adds Two Key Leaders to Management Team
Wilsonville, Oregon (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care is excited to announce the addition of two new leaders to its management team. Timothy Shatzel takes on the role of Vice President of Regional Operations and Britagne Richey, LPN, CDDTS, c.CPHQ, as a Regional Director of Clinical Operations. “I’m excited to ...

BlackDoctor.org Unveils ‘Ticket to Health’ Event at 2015 Annual CIAA Basketball Tournament Fan Fest

CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) February 23, 2015 BlackDoctor.org (BDO), the leading on-line health destination for African Americans, today announced that Astellas Pharma US, Inc. will be the exclusive health sponsor for its interactive health exhibit at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Basketball Tournament (CIAA) community Fan Fest in Charlotte, N.C., Feb. 26-28. “We are excited ...

Missouri Park & Recreation Association Conference Focused on Community Health

Delano, Minn. (PRWEB) February 20, 2015 Landscape Structures Inc., a Delano, Minn.-based commercial playground equipment manufacturer, along with its Missouri playground consultants, NuToys Leisure Products, Inc. and ATHCO, L.L.C., will exhibit at the 2015 Missouri Park & Recreation Association (MPRA) Conference & Expo Feb. 24-27, in Springfield. The conference will feature Mark Fenton, national public ...

Get Fit and Help Improve Global Health

Get Fit and Help Improve Global Health
Perryville, Maryland (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Join Maryland’s running community for a beautiful and scenic 5K run and fun walk alongside the Chesapeake Bay. Young and old alike can choose to walk, jog, or run in this family friendly event, which will take place on Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Perryville, Maryland. Registration will start ...

50 Shades Of Green May Be The Way To Long Lasting Health

50 Shades Of Green May Be The Way To Long Lasting Health
san francisco, ca (PRWEB) February 16, 2015 Local organic mattress manufacturer and retailer, The Futon Shop, reveals new research on sleep and warns against dangerous red flags. According to The National Sleep Association, a two year study revealed December 2014 showing that adults need 7-9 hours. But what happens when you wake up from ...

Thomas J. Rutherford, MD, PhD, Named Network Physician Director of Cancer Services at Western Connecticut Health Network

Thomas J. Rutherford, MD, PhD, Named Network Physician Director of Cancer Services at Western Connecticut Health Network
DANBURY, Connecticut (PRWEB) February 05, 2015 Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) has named nationally known gynecologic oncologist Thomas J. Rutherford, MD, PhD, an expert in the area of ovarian cancer, as the Network Physician Director of Cancer Services. As director, Dr. Rutherford will create a new model of cancer delivery in the dynamic “Accountable ...