Public Health Organization NSF International Offers Solution to Gluten in Probiotics, Dietary Supplements

Public Health Organization NSF International Offers Solution to Gluten in Probiotics, Dietary Supplements
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (PRWEB) May 21, 2015 Many probiotics taken to promote gut health are having the opposite effect on those with celiac disease according to a new study by Columbia University. More than half of the probiotics tested in the study contained gluten, a protein that could be present in foods and dietary supplements ...

New Orleans Clears the Air, Becomes a Leader in Public Health Advocacy with New Smoke-Free Ordinance According to TFL, City Officials

New Orleans Clears the Air, Becomes a Leader in Public Health Advocacy with New Smoke-Free Ordinance According to TFL, City Officials
New Orleans, La. (PRWEB) April 22, 2015 Today, New Orleans exhibited its commitment to public safety and protecting the public’s health by implementing a historic smoke-free ordinance that protects all of the city’s residents, employees, entertainers and visitors. The unanimous passage of this ordinance, led by Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell and Councilwoman Susan Guidry, has ...

AAA Appoints Jeff Martin as New Director of Communications and Public Affairs

AAA Appoints Jeff Martin as New Director of Communications and Public Affairs
Arlington, VA (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 The American Anthropological Association (AAA) has appointed Jeff Martin, a communications veteran with more than 25 years experience in the field, as the Association’s new director, communications and public affairs. Martin will be responsible for directing the Association’s media outreach, public education, and government relations programs. “Jeff Martin ...

Edgenuity Kicks off National Public Health Week by Launching New Suite of Health & Phys Ed Courses

Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 09, 2015 Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, is celebrating National Public Health Week by announcing the launch of a full suite of Health and Physical Education courses from cFitness Academy, available through Edgenuity’s Instructional Services offering. cFitness Academy works to promote lifelong health and fitness ...

PlexHosted Announces New Solutions for Discontinued SharePoint Online Public Websites

PlexHosted Announces New Solutions for Discontinued SharePoint Online Public Websites
Jamestown, R.I. (PRWEB) April 27, 2015 PlexHosted, a developer of robust managed cloud-hosting solutions for better enterprise collaboration, today announced a new set of product offerings for Microsoft SharePoint that will allow Microsoft Office 365 customers to continue using SharePoint Online Public Websites, a feature that was discontinued by Microsoft earlier this year. As a ...

AIS Releases All 2014 Drug Benefit Data to Public in Online Database

Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 14, 2015 All 2014 data on the prescription drug benefit offerings of commercial health plans is now available for use in a fully interactive demo of Atlantic Information Services, Inc.’s (AIS) Rx Benefit Data, a new online subscription database. RxB allows subscribers to analyze out-of-pocket costs related to pharmacy benefits for ...

Autism Health Insurance Legislation Gains Public Support

Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) April 10, 2015 North Carolina businesses and organizations that serve the autism community publicly stated their support today for Senate Bill 676, legislation to bring autism insurance coverage to the state. The bill, “Autism Health Insurance Coverage,” was introduced in the NC Senate on March 26 by Sens. Tom Apodaca and Joyce ...

Public Being Kept In The Dark Regarding Recent ISA and Escapes in New Brunswick Aquaculture Industry, says ASF

Public Being Kept In The Dark Regarding Recent ISA and Escapes in New Brunswick Aquaculture Industry, says ASF
St. Andrews, NB (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) is questioning why both the Federal Government and the Provincial Government in New Brunswick are not being more transparent about disease and escapes of farmed Atlantic salmon within the New Brunswick Aquaculture Industry. The industry is off to a rocky start in 2015 ...

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place Announces Completion of Renovations to Public Spaces

Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) February 12, 2015 The DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis Park Place announces completion of renovations to the hotel lobby, incorporating a modern feel with welcoming features. Comprehensive renovations to the lobby incorporate thoughtful touches to create a warm arrival for travelers and group guests. The new lobby design, reflective of the local ...

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 ...