Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Every year, about 14,500 people are diagnosed with myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs), a group of rare blood cancers that originate in the bone marrow and the more you know about them, the better you can be at finding support for yourself or someone else affected by this diagnosis.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Key ways to help keep your baby safe while sleeping.

Carson City, Nevada (NAPSI) - Kids learning bystander CPR may be the answer to reducing death from the 420,000 cardiac arrests that occur outside of a hospital each year. Sadly, most of those victims die because bystanders don’t know how to start CPR or are afraid they’ll do something wrong.

Washington, DC - The National Institutes of Health will award funds to support the next phase of its Tissue Chip for Drug Screening program to improve ways of predicting drug safety and effectiveness. Researchers will collaborate over three years to refine existing 3-D human tissue chips and combine them into an integrated system that can mimic the complex functions of the human body.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Doctors just received good news for the more than 31 million Americans who suffer from sinusitis.

Scottsdale, Arizona - Get ready for possible side effects of chemotherapy:

Dallas, Texas - Tuesday’s announcement by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and The American Beverage Association, The Coca-Cola Company, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc., and PepsiCo at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York City is another important step forward in creating healthier options for families as we seek to build a culture of health.

Scottsdale, Arizona - Bipolar disorder - sometimes called manic-depressive disorder - is associated with mood swings that range from the lows of depression to the highs of mania. When you become depressed, you may feel sad or hopeless and lose interest or pleasure in most activities. When your mood shifts in the other direction, you may feel euphoric and full of energy. Mood shifts may occur only a few times a year, or as often as several times a day. In some cases, bipolar disorder causes symptoms of depression and mania at the same time.

Washington, DC - The National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will receive a top national award for the year’s most outstanding intellectual property licensing deal, for technology transfer of a pioneering, low-cost meningitis vaccine launched in sub-Saharan Africa.

Seattle, Washington - In a full page ad appearing in the Seattle Times, Consumers Union, the policy and advocacy arm of Consumer Reports, called on Trader Joe’s today to stop selling meat from animals raised on antibiotics.  The ad highlights how the overuse of antibiotics by the meat industry on healthy livestock threatens public health by making these medications less effective for treating disease.