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In the Mud for a Good Cause

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Zimbabwe’s annual Mud Run, which saw some 3,000 participants, young and old, complete a muddy circuit to raise funds in support of child cancer patients was a huge success this year.

Chicago Barbershops are Improving Access to Cancer Screening

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In honor of Black History Month, we’re recognizing Chicago barbers like Curtis Eskridge who, in partnership with The University of Illinois Cancer Center, a BMS Foundation grantee, promote cancer awareness and screenings for vulnerable populations by volunteering their shops as drop-off locations for patrons to submit colorectal cancer screening tests.

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Local CITGO Marketer Graham Enterprise, Inc. Raises $123,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association

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VERNON HILLS, Ill., February 13, 2020 /3BL Media/— Local CITGO Petroleum Corporation (CITGO) Marketer, Graham Enterprise, Inc. (GEI), today announced it raised $123,000 in 2019 to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). 

By the Numbers: 5 Ways Johnson & Johnson Is Helping Support Coronavirus Relief Efforts

From a donation of a million masks to help protect vulnerable healthcare workers to committed research on a potential vaccine, the company has activated quickly in several key ways to help address the outbreak.
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In times of need, every bit of help counts.

It's something Johnson & Johnson knows well: Throughout its over 130-year history, the company has had a legacy of coming to the aid of local and global communities during times of crisis, from natural disasters to health outbreaks.

Keysight Cares About Your Heart Waves!

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Keysight cares about your heart waves! February is American Heart Month, see our infographics on tips to keep heart healthy.

Mars Looks Ahead: Which Trends Will Shape 2020?

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The world is changing at a tremendous pace, consumer needs are evolving and we face significant challenges - from the rapidly shifting media landscape to climate change.

Unpacking the Popularity of Plant-Forward

Why plants are becoming the star of the plate
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According to a 2019 report by Aramark partner Datassential, nearly 40% of Americans say they are eating less red meat. Meanwhile, about half (49%) seek to eat more vegetables.

Medtronic and the Medtronic Foundation Commit More Than $1M to Coronavirus Efforts

Giving Includes Medtronic Foundation Cash Donations to Partners and Product Donations from the Company Including Respirator Masks, Nitrile Gloves, Ventilators and Pulse Oximeters
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DUBLIN, February 10, 2020 /3BL Media/ Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), the global leader in medical technology, today announced it and the Medtronic Foundation are committing approximately $1.2M to coronavirus relief efforts across the globe. These contributions encompass Medtronic Foundation cash contributions and product donations from the company.

Medtronic Foundation is partnering in a local and global response with cash contributions to:

Creating Safer Childbirth Cities: Leaning Into Our Values of Diversity and Inclusion

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To help reduce maternal deaths and narrow disparities in the U.S., Merck for Mothers – Merck’s $500 million global health initiative – launched Safer Childbirth Cities. Through Safer Childbirth Cities, Merck for Mothers is providing funding support for projects in 10 cities across the country. The company recognized that if they did not put health equity at the front and center of their efforts in the U.S., they would not be able to help reverse the current maternal health trends.

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