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WI Patients Have No Access to Medical Marijuana. Why?

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WI Patients Have No Access to Medical Marijuana. Why?

The League of Marijuana Voters launched a billboard Monday that highlights two Wisconsin state senators’ obstruction of medical marijuana legalization. The first ever billboard advocating for medical marijuana legislation in Wisconsin is part of a new campaign targeting Senators Leah Vukmir (R-Wauwatosa) and Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) for preventing passage of a bill that would [...]

Times Square Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Times Square Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The billboards and electronic signs of New York’s iconic Times Square will turn pink together for the first time on Wednesday, October 1st, to kick off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Culminating a day of events hosted by EBeauty.Com, a nonprofit wig exchange program for women undergoing cancer treatment, participating businesses will simultaneously showcase pink [...]

Save the Children Opens Ebola Treatment Center in Liberia

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Save the Children Opens Ebola Treatment Center in Liberia

A 70-bed Save the Children-built treatment center has now opened its doors in Liberia and is being run by the International Medical Corps (IMC). Bong county – where the center is located – is one of the five counties in Liberia worst affected by the outbreak, which experts claim could claim up to 1.4 million [...]

How to Conquer Fear

How to Conquer Fear

Fear is a strong emotion that is really good at holding people back. Whether the fear is of a certain action, situation, or object, fear controls many different people and lives. Whether it is a somewhat dangerous situation or a fear someone has had since their childhood, fear is incredibly controlling and impacts everyday life. [...]

Pizza Hut Opens First Restaurant in Africa

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Pizza Hut Opens First Restaurant in Africa

Pizza Hut, a division of Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM), announced Wednesday the opening of its first restaurant in Africa. The introduction of Pizza Hut on the Continent reflects the company’s expansion in emerging markets. “Africa is an emerging continent with more than 1 billion people and endless possibilities for us to grow Pizza Hut over [...]

How Condoms Reduce Stress and Increase Sexual Pleasure: Watch VIDEO

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How Condoms Reduce Stress and Increase Sexual Pleasure: Watch VIDEO

According to new research released today from the makers of Trojan Brand Condoms, 80 percent of American adults say condom use is important to them, however, only 35 percent report always using a condom. The study, which examined condom attitudes and behaviors among American adults, found that among those with a repeat partner who reported [...]

Ice Bucket Donations Reach $88.5 Million

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Ice Bucket Donations Reach $88.5 Million

As of Tuesday, August 26, The ALS Association has received $88.5 million in donations compared to $2.6 million during the same time period last year (July 29 to August 26). These donations have come from existing donors and 1.9 million new donors to The Association, which is incredibly grateful for this tremendous outpouring of support. [...]

Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

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Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

India is the second largest water consuming country in the world and is presently facing severe scarcity of water resources. The challenge for Indian industries is to find ingenious ways of handling water efficiently and disposing wastewater in a proper manner. With environmental laws getting stricter, Watertech India, has received strong support from leading government [...]

Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

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Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

While the Malaria threat has been known for some time, Dengue has emerged as the world’s fastest growing vector borne disease. What makes Dengue more lethal is that it spreads rapidly in urban areas and its symptoms are difficult to diagnose. It is a debilitating disease, which often leads to hospitalization and in extreme cases [...]

Swedish Consul General Hosts Culinary Event in Mumbai

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Swedish Consul General Hosts Culinary Event in Mumbai

Fredrika Ornbrant, Consul General of Sweden in Mumbai, hosted a Swedish food showcase, aimed at creating awareness about the rich and diverse culinary heritage of Sweden. It was announced today, August 18. Held at her residence in Mumbai, the menu featured salmon with flatbread as an appetizer followed by Janssons Temptation as main course and [...]

Connected Care Platform for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing

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Connected Care Platform for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing

ResMed (NYSE: RMD) today announced Air Solutions, a new connected care solution for treating sleep-disordered breathing. The company says it can benefit all stakeholders in the care continuum. The ResMed Air Solutions platform has data-driven components that span from diagnosis to treatment, compliance management and patient engagement. “With Air Solutions, we’re creating a new beginning [...]

Mom Goes to Kickstarter with Sweet Apple Pie Fries

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Mom Goes to Kickstarter with Sweet Apple Pie Fries

Niki Durig of Portland, Ore., has her eyes on creating a national franchise that would share her dessert and opportunity with the country. It’s Sweet Apple Pie Fries! “We take Granny Smith apples, cut them into thin slices, hand batter them, fry them, dust them in cinnamon and sugar, then serve them with whipped cream [...]

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