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Welcome News In the Fight Against MDR-TB and HIV

By David Marbaugh
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Today's guest blog comes from Lilly's Vice President of Global Health Programs and Access, Dr. Evan Lee.

An encouraging new study covered by the Ne w York Times today offers evidence that people living with the double-burden of multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) and HIV/AIDS can be treated successfully for both conditions.

Be Open About Alcohol With Your Children

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Some parents might feel hypocritical laying down rules about alcohol when they might worry they drink a little too often or a little too much themselves, but it’s important for parents to make clear the difference between adults and children drinking. It’s useful to explain that alcohol is only for adults because their bodies have finished growing, and even adults have rules about how much they can drink.

 

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First of its Kind: Conflict Minerals Report

Press Release

February 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Stakeholders in the ecosystem of supply chain and regulated materials compliance will be surprised to see the similarities and differences of program progress and supplier profiles across industries.

This benchmarking study will present ACTUAL data, aggregated by industry, to provide insights on:

Source Intelligence Launches its 4th Newsletter

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In response to requests for a single source "news alert" on key events in supply chain and regulated materials compliance, Source Intelligence is pleased to introduce "From The Source," a direct mail and web-based newsletter written to keep you informed at a glance.

2014 promises to be an exciting year as the theme of "transparency" and the impact of technology continue to transform the delivery chain of products, impacting every player up and down stream.

$1.5 Million WellPoint Foundation Grant Supports American Cancer Society’s Work to Reduce Cancer Screening Disparities

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ATLANTA, Feb. 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The American Cancer Society will be able to provide more individuals in underserved communities with access to life-saving cancer screenings and community-based cancer education, thanks to a $1.5 million grant from the WellPoint Foundation. The funds will be distributed as grants to local community organizations and health centers in 14 states working to advance the American Cancer Society’s priority efforts to increase awareness, education, and screening for breast, cervical and colorectal cancers.

CVS Caremark Snuffs Out Tobacco, But How Far Will They Go?

What's their long-term strategy after the publicity dies down?
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A great development last week from the evolving world of companies aligning business strategy with their social purpose – the splashy and heavily p ublicized decision by the US-based CVS Caremark pharmacy chain to “stop selling cigarettes and tobacco products at its more than 7,600 stores nationwide by October 1, 2014.” CVS’ own full-page ad in the Boston Globe summed it up best by saying

CITGO Helps Children's National Health Systems Subsidiary Fuel Good

Brainy Camps Association Receives CITGO Gift Cards to Transport Volunteers and Campers with Chronic Health Conditions
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WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Brainy Camps Association (BCA), a subsidiary of Children's National Health Systems, is one of nine Fueling Good Project winners to be awarded with $5,000 in CITGO Gift Cards.

Fresh Conflict Minerals Report

Press Release

February 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Stakeholders in the ecosystem of supply chain and regulated materials compliance will be surprised to see the similarities and differences of program progress and supplier profiles across industries.

This benchmarking study will present ACTUAL data, aggregated by industry, to provide insights on:

Lilly Partners to Improve Life in Kenya

By David Marbaugh
Blog

Lilly is proud to play a small role in supporting the work of a truly inspirational man, Joe Mamlin, M.D., and the organization he helped create to assist the people of Kenya that lack access to basic healthcare. 

HGTV and DIY Network Talent Add Expert Advice to Rebuilding Together and HUD National Healthy Homes Conference in Nashville

Chris Lambton, Matt Muenster and Tiffany Brooks share tips to improve home energy efficiency, safety and health issues
Press Release

WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Housing Professionals at this year’s National Healthy Homes Conference, co-hosted by Rebuilding Together and the U.S. Department of House and Urban Development (HUD), can get green building answers and home improvement advice from HGTV and DIY Network stars Chris Lambton, Matt Muenster, and Tiffany Brooks.

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