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  • January 19, 2006 - 8:08am
    The use of continuous low-level heat wrap therapy (CLHT) significantly reduces acute low back pain and related disability and improves occupational performance of employees in physically demanding jobs suffering from acute low back pain, according to a Johns Hopkins study published in the December 2005 issue of The Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. "With recent concerns around the safety of oral pain medications, bothmore...
  • January 16, 2006 - 8:08am

    Crest Whitestrips Renewal Launch Features 'Keep Them Guessing' Theme

    Procter & Gamble's (NYSE: PG) Crest brand today announced its entry into the anti-aging arena, a first in the oral care category, with the introduction of new Crest Whitestrips Renewal. The new product is the latest line extension of P&G's successful Crest Whitestrips brand, introduced in 2001. The launch will be supported by a fully integrated marketing campaign including television, print and online advertising, in-store displays,more...
  • January 11, 2006 - 8:08am

    Revolutionary Patented Dual-Stream 'Ribbon' Technology Moisturizes, Cleanses and Protects Skin from Future Dryness

    Do you ever wonder how and where dry skin starts? While many factors ranging from climate changes to aging can lead to dry skin, the most overlooked cause of dry skin may be the first place you visit every day: the shower! In fact, 74 percent of women don't realize that prolonged exposure to water in the shower can be drying to the skin and 86 percent of dermatologists indicate that frequent bathing is a source of dry skin. Water can deplete themore...
  • January 10, 2006 - 8:08am
    Today the Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) declared a quarterly dividend of twenty-eight cents ($0.28) per share on the Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after Feb. 15, 2006 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Jan. 20, 2006. The company has been paying dividends without interruption since incorporation inmore...
  • January 9, 2006 - 8:08am

    -Turn Back Time With New Age-Defying Crest Whitestrips Renewal-

    Do you remember what made you smile 20 years ago? Was it seeing your favorite band in concert, wearing your favorite pair of jeans, or maybe using your favorite blue eye shadow? Unfortunately, talking about these things can give away your age. Not to mention your skin, your hair, your history… and yes, even your teeth can show signs of aging. As the market leader in the tooth whitening category, Crest introduces a new age-defying solution formore...
  • January 4, 2006 - 8:08am

    Lawsuit Alleges Advertising for Once-a-Month Osteoporosis Drug Misleads Physicians and Consumers

    On Wednesday, January 4, 2006, Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals and sanofi-aventis US LLC, a member of the sanofi-aventis Group, co-marketers of Actonel(R) (risedronate sodium tablets), filed a lawsuit under the Lanham Act against Roche Pharmaceuticals and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in the United States Federal District Court in the Southern District of New York. The lawsuit alleges that Roche and GSK engaged in false and misleading advertisingmore...
  • January 3, 2006 - 8:00am
    Today, at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, during the season of giving, the Children's Pepto "Kick In For Kids" program made a check presentation of $30,000 to Kicks For Kids to benefit children facing serious challenges in their lives. Philadelphia Eagles kicker David Akers established the Kicks For Kids organization in 2001 out of a desire to give back to the community and his wish to help young people and families in needmore...