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Costa Cruises Supports the "Pink Is Good" Project on Board Its Ships

Awareness-raising activities have been launched on the Costa fleet operating in the Mediterranean to support the Umberto Veronesi Foundation "Pink is Good" project for the prevention of female cancers.
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GENOA, Italy, October 11, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Marking breast cancer prevention month, for the third year running,  Costa Cruises will be supporting the Umberto Veronesi Foundation and its  Pink is Good project, which aims to definitively defeat breast, uterus and ovarian cancer, promoting prevention and providing annual funding to doctors and researc

Albertsons Companies Pharmacies Release Online Education Tools With Aim to Vaccinate 1.5 Million People This Flu Season

Websites include new flu maps, facts, interactive content for better public understanding
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BOISE, Idaho, October 9, 2018 /3BL Media/ - To bolster the public’s awareness about flu vaccinations and the fact that many insurance plans will cover most or all of the cost, Albertsons Companies pharmacies have fully revamped their informational consumer flu websites with new features, easier navigation, and interactive tools this flu season.

Daily Audio Sessions Help Students Manage Stress, Improve Mental Health

As many as 12,000 students in metro Atlanta are taking part in a program called Inner Explorer, which involves daily audio sessions that focus on their emotional development.
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By Jennifer Leslie

Right after recess, fifth-grade students at Northwood Elementary School in Roswell gather around the front of the classroom, while the lights go off and a soothing voice fills the air.

"Breathe in, breathe out," they hear from a program playing on the smart board.

Shire Employees Circle the Globe 60 Times As Part of the Virgin Pulse Global Challenge

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This summer, over 3,300 Shire colleagues formed teams, set goals and encouraged each other to make healthy choices as part of Shire’s inaugural pilot of the Virgin Pulse Global Challenge. Over the course of the 100-day challenge, Shire colleagues walked over 1.5 million miles collectively, and individually averaged over 14,100 steps daily. That’s the equivalent of walking around the world more than 60 times and burning more than 154 million calories, the equivalent of over 600,000 slices of cake.

Aramark Celebrates World Vegetarian Day

Working with Humane Society of the US, chefs continue to increase plant-based menu offerings
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It's World Vegetarian Day, an annual celebration of plant-based lifestyles.

Costa Cruises and AISM: Tours Now Also Accessible to Guests with Disabilities for the First Time

The new "Adagio Tours", available for Mediterranean cruises on the flagship Costa Diadema from January 2019, will also allow guests with impaired mobility to take part in group shore excursions.
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The new "Adagio Tours", available for Mediterranean cruises on the flagship Costa Diadema from January 2019, will also allow guests with impaired mobility to take part in group shore excursions. The programs have been planned with the help of 15 women with multiple sclerosis, thanks to an initiative promoted by the Costa Crociere Foundation and AISM.

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The new "Adagio Tours", available for Mediterranean cruises on the flagship Costa Diadema from January 2019, will also allow guests with impaired mobility to take part in group shore excursions. The programs have been planned with the help of 15 women with multiple sclerosis, thanks to an initiative promoted by the Costa Crociere Foundation and AISM.

Beating NCDs: Why It’s Time to Count Nestlé In!

By Chavanne Hanson, Deputy Head of Global Public Affairs
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Today, the United Nations (UN) hosts a highly anticipated meeting to discuss progress and next steps on fighting chronic diseases like cancer, diabetes and heart disease – otherwise known as non-communicable diseases, or NCDs.

We’re keen to play our part, and indeed both the UN and World Health Organization (WHO) recently called upon food and beverage companies like Nestlé to engage in the battle against such diseases.

WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros wrote: "We must use whatever partnerships are open to us, in whatever way we can, to achieve our goals… it’s the only way."

A Decade of Caring: FCA Us Recognized for Improving the Health and Overall Well-being of Employees and Families for 10th Consecutive Year

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  • FCA US among 49 major U.S. employers that received the 2018 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles Award from the National Business Group on Health
  • 10th consecutive year the Company has earned this important benchmark
  • Eighth year FCA US is the only automaker to earn an award
  • Award underscores Company’s commitment to promoting a culture of health for employees and their families
  • Company’s commitment amplified in 2018 with dedication of a physician-led, primary care clinic that exclusively serves more than 22,000 employees and family members in Indiana, the first of its kind established by a domestic automaker
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  • FCA US among 49 major U.S. employers that received the 2018 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles Award from the National Business Group on Health
  • 10th consecutive year the Company has earned this important benchmark
  • Eighth year FCA US is the only automaker to earn an award
  • Award underscores Company’s commitment to promoting a culture of health for employees and their families
  • Company’s commitment amplified in 2018 with dedication of a physician-led, primary care clinic that exclusively serves more than 22,000 employees and family members in Indiana, the first of its kind established by a domestic automaker

IWBI Announces First WELL Portfolio Participants

New pathway helps streamline and scale health and wellness upgrades across portfolios
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NEW YORK, September 26, 2018 /3BL Media/  – The International WELL Building InstituteTM  (IWBITM ) has announced the first participants in WELL PortfolioTM , a new streamlined pathway for WELL CertificationTM   for multiple new or existing buildings and tenant spaces in a single portfolio.

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