MADISON, N.J., September 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, was named for the eleventh consecutive year in the North America Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and for a twelfth year in the World DJSI.
June 16th, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Americans suffer 1.5 million heart attacks and strokes each year, and cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), African-American men are 25 percent more likely to die from heart disease, compared to non-Hispanic white men. To help address this health disparity, the CDC Foundation is partnering with Pfizer and Quest Diagnostics to launch the Million Hearts® “Healthy is Strong” initiative.
We were proud to sponsor NJ Sharing Network's 5K Celebration of Life run/walk in New Providence, NJ. Together with all the participants, we ran and walked in honor of those who have given the gift of life, celebrate those who have received it, and offer hope to those who are still on a waiting list. Thank you NJ Sharing Network for a truly inspiring event!
Upsurge in marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamine drive second consecutive year of increases in the positivity rate for drug tests, suggesting a potential reversal in a decades' long decline in workforce drug use
MADISON, N.J., June 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The percentage of American workers testing positive for illicit drugs such as marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamine has increased for the second consecutive year in the general U.S. workforce, according to insights from more than 10 million workplace drug test results released today by Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services. The analysis suggests a potential reversal in the decades' long decline in the abuse of illicit drugs in the United States workforce.
Over 65 employees of Quest Diagnostics and its neurology diagnostics business Athena Diagnostics accepted the ALS #IceBucketChallenge outside Quest’s new state-of-the-art laboratory in Marlborough, Massachusetts. Athena provides highly advanced ALS genetic testing services.