La devaluación del impuesto sobre el alcohol podría rescatar al sistema estatal de California

Hay que pedirle al gobernador Newsom que aumente el impuesto especial sobre el alcohol de California para arreglar la financiación de Cal State y salvar las vidas de los estudiantes. SAN RAFAEL, California, 29 de febrero de 2024 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Alcohol Justice hace un llamamiento al gobernador de California Gavin Newsom para que el … Read more

Humane Society of Missouri’s Animal Cruelty Task Force Returns to One of the Nation’s Most Notorious Breeders to Rescue 95 Labrador Retrievers

The dogs and puppies are on their way back to HSMO’s St. Louis headquarters for emergency veterinary treatment ST. LOUIS, Jan. 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — This morning, the Humane Society of Missouri’s (HSMO) Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) – one of the nation’s largest animal-rescue and disaster-response teams – conducted a rescue of 95 Labrador … Read more


LOS ANGELES, Dec. 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) announced today that LIFEbeat will become a program of The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation. LIFEbeat mobilizes the music and entertainment industry to provide sexual health resources, including HIV, at music tours, special events, with broadcast, social media, and print campaigns. LIFEbeat engages … Read more

Despite Last Minute Change, UnitedHealthcare’s Policy for Virtually All Colonoscopies and Endoscopies Lays Groundwork for Delays, Disruptions, and Denials of Life-saving Services

Hours before going into effect today, UnitedHealthcare rightly stopped its draconian prior authorization policy that would have forced its 27.4 million commercial beneficiaries to wait for time-sensitive endoscopy services, increasing the risk of disease progression, deferred care, and cancers going undetected However, the temporary patch UHC has imposed instead lays the groundwork for prior authorization … Read more

Medical Board Reform Bill Moves Ahead to Full Senate Public Control, Mandatory Patient Interview, Among Bill’s Consumer Protections, says Consumer Watchdog

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 18, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Legislation to strengthen consumer protections and improve physician oversight at the Medical Board of California passed out of the Senate Appropriations Committee today and heads to the Senate Floor. It must pass the Senate by the end of May. The bill, SB 815 by Senator Richard Roth and … Read more

Dr. Andrea Olariu, CEO – Curae Pharma360 Inc. Statement on U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations

Curae Pharma360 Applauds the House Energy and Commerce Committee for Examining the Root Causes of Drug Shortages: Challenges in Pharmaceutical Drug Supply Chains SAN FRANCISCO, May 18, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — On May 11, the House Energy and Commerce Committee held a timely and important hearing to identify and raise visibility for the root causes of … Read more

Medicaid-eligible Homebound Older Adults in New York at Risk of Losing In-Home Care Services, CDPAP New York United Urges Contacting New York Legislators Now

NEW YORK, May 17, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — New York State is attempting to eliminate hundreds of agencies, including those that specialize in helping diverse cultural populations and serving those in poverty-stricken areas. These proposed cuts by New York State would eliminate language proficiency and clear communication between and among the agencies and their caregivers and patients. … Read more

Open Letter from FAIR in Medicine Draws 1800+ Signatories to Support Academic Freedom

NEW YORK, May 17, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — In a robust demonstration of support for academic freedom and open debate, FAIR in Medicine and a group of over 1,800 signatories have signed an open letter advocating for the uninterrupted publication of “Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria: Parent Reports on 1655 Possible Cases” by Diaz and Bailey in the … Read more

Parliamentarians from 23 countries call on G7 leaders to invest in neglected tropical diseases

Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases ( releases letter signed by 36 Parliamentarians from 23 countries calling on G7 Leaders to invest in NTDs. LONDON, May 17, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — To: Fumio Kishida, Prime Minister, Japan (Host) Joe Biden, President, United StatesEmmanuel Macron, President, FranceGiorgia Meloni, Prime Minister, ItalyOlaf Scholz, Chancellor, GermanyRishi Sunak, Prime Minister, … Read more