Advocacy/Community Affairs

The Lupus Foundation of America’s Help Us Solve the Cruel Mystery National Tour -- which includes a 45-foot purple bus, will make several stops throughout Cincinnati starting stops throughout Detroit starting Thursday, April 11...

April 2013 | Location: Michigan | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

The American Diabetes Association is challenging riders to be part of the movement to Stop Diabetes by participating in their annual Tour de Cure, a cycling event to raise funds to help fight diabetes.

April 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health, Science

The Lupus Foundation of America’s Help Us Solve the Cruel Mystery National Tour -- which includes a 45-foot purple bus, will make several stops throughout Cincinnati starting Thursday, April 4 through Saturday, April 6. The bus,...

April 2013 | Location: Ohio | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Vision is our most prized sense. In fact, most people fear losing their eye sight more than any other primary sense. Losing vision to eye diseases, injuries or other conditions can mean losing the ability to enjoy driving,...

March 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Consumer News, Health

A two part series premiering Monday and Tuesday April 1 and 2 at 9 p.m. on PBS’s FRONTLINE

March 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Entertainment

Formas de eficiencia energética de Florida Power and Light para apoyar Autism Speaks "Light It Up Blue"

March 2013 | Location: Florida | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

As Autism Awareness Day approaches on April 2, show your support by lighting up your home or business as part of the Autism Speaks “Light It Up Blue” Campaign. Florida Power and Light shares how you can be energy efficient for...

March 2013 | Location: Florida | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption is compiling its annual list of companies that provide the nation’s best adoption benefits.

March 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs

The Florida Legislature will soon decide whether the state will expand the Medicaid program to provide health insurance coverage to about 900,000 uninsured Floridians.

February 2013 | Location: Florida | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

Seventeen leading physician groups today released lists of common tests and medical procedures that are not always necessary – and could even cause harm.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

One company is setting the standard for on the road safety. UPS has announced the induction of 1,283 drivers into its elite “Circle of Honor,” raising to 6,400 the number of drivers who have steered clear of accidents for 25...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Business

Generic drugs have saved the American health care system trillions of dollars. A class of drugs called biologics, which help your immune system fight disease, are often the only treatment options for disease, yet the cost has...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

The Lupus Foundation of America’s Help Us Solve the Cruel Mystery™ National Tour, which includes a 45-foot purple bus with eight interactive exhibits, will travel through the Dallas area on Thursday, February 7, 2013.

February 2013 | Location: Texas | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

More than 50 million people in America, including nearly 17 million children, are food insecure, meaning they live at risk of hunger. That is one in every six people. During the holiday season, we celebrate the giving spirit. But...

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs

In a special edition of its magazine, Consumer Reports is publishing Ratings of 19 Wisconsin medical groups which, combined, serve nearly half the state's patients. Ratings provide snapshot of care based on three major categories...

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Every year, warm bottles of champagne, coupled with bad cork-removal techniques are responsible for causing serious, potentially blinding eye injuries. According to eye medical doctors in the United States, incorrect popping of...

December 2012 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

As seniors across the country make New Year's Resolutions to live healthier and happier lives, the American Academy of Ophthalmology has a suggestion to add to their lists: "Get a dilated eye exam."

November 2012 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Golden Globe and Emmy award winning actor Kelsey Grammer, star of the critically acclaimed STARZ Original series "Boss," recently completed a public service announcement for the Lewy Body Dementia Association.

October 2012 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

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