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Marine Corps Lance Corporal Matias Ferreira, age 22 and an Atlanta native, lost both of his legs 11 months ago while serving in Afghanistan. His recovery took place at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, just outside of Washington, D.C. Now LCpl Ferreira walks -- and runs -- on prosthetic legs.
By Priya Agrawal, Executive Director, Merck for Mothers
Meet Hardy Heart. He’s a wise guy … an OrganWise guy, and his job is to help foster health-conscious youth.
By: Eden Sulzer, Director, Women in Pharmacy Initiative, Cardinal Health
During the 2012 London Olympics 20 million viewers tuned in to watch Usain Bolt win the men’s 100 meter dash. $20 million equals two Kim Kardashian weddings, Carmelo Anthony’s 2012 contract with the Knicks, or the amount Jay-Z paid for the island he gave Beyonce for her birthday.
BCLC just launched the nomination and application cycle for its 2013 Citizens Awards. These are important awards for the field; companies, local Chambers, and NGO partners are well served to go through the submission process.
By Susan Cisneros R.N., COHN-S –AMD Global Environmental, Health and Safety Section Manager
If you had a chronic or possibly life-threatening disease, wouldn’t you be dedicated to taking the medicines that were prescribed to make you better?