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Qualcomm in Partnership With MTM Technology and Campina Grande's City Hall Launches Platform for Supporting Pregnant Women

Project will offer education and prenatal care and alert doctors of potential problems during pregnancy
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SÃO PAULO, December 1, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Qualcomm Incorporated – through its Qualcomm® Wireless Reach ™ initiative – in collaboration with MTM Tecnologia and the city of Campina Grande, and through an agreement with the Municipal Health Department and the Science and Technology Department, launch today the Saúde Inteligente Mobile (SIM) Maternity project. The project aims to reduce the number of hospitalizations for at-risk pregnant women and increase access to prenatal care in Campina Grande by leveraging mobile technologies.

Medtronic Podcast: Krista Sugerman Explains How Medtronic Is Developing New Innovative Technology To Make Its Fight Against Diabetes Is Personal

Medtronic is developing innovative technology to help patients manage their disease and reduce the burden of living with diabetes
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In this episode, Krista Sugerman, Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications of the diabetes business at Medtronic, shares how diabetes has impacted people close to her and why the company is keeping focused on how living with diabetes is a constant balancing act. The company is developing innovative technology to help patients manage their disease and reduce the burden of living with diabetes no matter how they prefer to manage their diabetes.

Protecting Patients from Climate Risks: A Conversation with Frontline Health Clinics on Resources

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 | 12:30pm — 1:30pm EST
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After a year of more frequent climate-induced extreme weather, the Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Americares with support from Biogen have joined forces to release a new Climate Resilience for Frontline Clinics Toolkit to help community health centers and free clinics better manage care and protect patients in 2023.

Alkermes Celebrates Giving Tuesday With Volunteering Efforts

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This Giving Tuesday, we are thankful for the employees who take time to support people in our communities who are in need. 10+ years ago, we launched Alkermes in Action, an annual employee volunteer program designed to support volunteer efforts in the places we live and work.

We were also grateful to have the opportunity to support organizations that share our goals related to diversity, inclusion and belonging.

Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose, Tata Consultancy Services, and PYXERA Global: The Digital Empowers 2023 Summit

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NEW YORK, November 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) in partnership with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) and PYXERA Global, announced a two day online event Digital Empowers 2023 Summit. Digital Empowers is a yearlong program that builds better futures by inviting the brightest minds and boldest companies to collaborate and break down how technology can accelerate solutions to critical social issues.

In Burkina Faso, a Personal Mission To Make a Difference in One Community

Merck colleagues found non-profit to provide critical resources for a village in one of the poorest countries in the world
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Challenging life experiences united two Merck colleagues — Jules Millogo and Cathy Hoath — on a mission to create opportunities and break the cycle of poverty in the small village of Konkourona, in the West African country of Burkina Faso.

Homelessness, hunger and illness in Konkourona

The New Generation Making an Impact on HIV

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HIV remains a global epidemic. In 2021 alone, an estimated 1.5 million people worldwide were newly diagnosed with HIV.

Merck has been committed to advancing science for the treatment and prevention of HIV for more than 35 years, but we know it takes more — it takes all of us to make a difference for the HIV community.

Carrefour and Danone With Nine Major Food Manufacturers Wins 2022 SIRIUS Prize in Sustainable Collaboration for Healthier Lives Initiative in France

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PARIS, November 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The in-store and digital collaborative initiative “Le Lundi C’est Veggie” “Mondays are Veggie” led through The Consumer Goods Forum’s Collaboration for Healthier Lives Coalition of Action (CHL) by Co-Chairs Carrefour and Danone with the engagement of Barilla, Bel, Bonduelle, Fleury Michon, Happyvore, Labeyrie, Nutrition Santé, Savenci

Quest Provides No-Cost Wellness Testing to Underserved Black Community in the Bronx

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Choose Healthy Life (CHL) is a sustainable, scalable, and transferable approach to addressing public health disparities and inequities in the Black community by establishing a health workforce in the Black church. CHL began with 50 churches in 5 cities and expanded last year to 120 churches in 13 states and the District of Columbia. As a founding sponsor, the Quest Diagnostics Foundation provided financial support to establish CHL’s church-based community health workforce.

Embarking on a Journey of WELL With a Rating for Confidence

Five projects in APAC engaging with the WELL Health-Safety Rating
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As we wrap up 2022, we’re taking a look back at the impressive adoption rate of the WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management throughout the Asia Pacific region. In 2022 over 4.2 million square meters of real estate in the region have enrolled or achieved the rating–encompassing nearly 1,000 locations.

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