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Performance Physical Therapy Helps Athletes Get an Early Jump on the Athletic Season Performance Physical Therapy Helps Athletes Get an Early Jump on the Athletic Season


WOONSOCKET, RI – Performance Physical Therapy will provide free pre-participation physical to athletes of Northern Rhode Island on August 12th 2016 from 12PM until 4PM located at Market Square, 16 Arnold St. Woonsocket.  “We are excited to provide this free service to help out the athletes of Woonsocket and bordering towns.” states Tim Keohane, Performance’s…
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What Happening In Little Rhody What Happening In Little Rhody


Providence Children’s Museum Gala Unplugged – Imagine. Empower. Play! Providence Children’s Museum’s Annual Gala Saturday, April 30  •  7:00 – 10:00 PM Providence Children’s Museum presents its annual gala fundraiser, “Unplugged – Imagine. Empower. Play!,” on Saturday, April 30 from 7:00 – 10:00 PM at The Pawtucket Armory (172 Exchange Street in Pawtucket).  Hundreds of…
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Rhode Island Ovarian Cancer Alliance Established to Make Greater Local Impact Rhode Island Ovarian Cancer Alliance Established to Make Greater Local Impact


CRANSTON, RI – After eight years operating as the Rhode Island Chapter of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, a local family has separated from its partnership with the national organization to establish its own 501c3 nonprofit, the Rhode Island Ovarian Cancer Alliance.  “We greatly appreciated our relationship with the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, but by…
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The Shadows are Illuminated at Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium in April The Shadows are Illuminated at Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium in April


NEWPORT, RI – This month at Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium in Newport, the vast, hidden world of the deep sea becomes a backyard of discovery. Visitors will learn about the types of fish that light the way with bioluminescence, as well as other adaptations these animals have to living in darkness. The aquarium,…
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South County Health Oncology Nurse Navigator Named 2016 Oncology Nurse of the Year South County Health Oncology Nurse Navigator Named 2016 Oncology Nurse of the Year


WAKEFIELD, RI – The Oncology Nursing Society—Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts chapter—named Leah Arsenault, oncology nurse navigator at South County Health, the 2016 Oncology Nurse of the Year. She was awarded on Saturday, March 12 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. Oncology Nurse of the Year is presented annually to recognize an oncology nurse who shows…
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13th Annual Nutrition Fuels Fitness 5K in Support of Nutrition Education in RI and Amos House 13th Annual Nutrition Fuels Fitness 5K in Support of Nutrition Education in RI and Amos House


  WARWICK, RI – The Rhode Island Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is gearing up for its 13th annual Nutrition Fuels Fitness 5K and Health Expo on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at Goddard Memorial State Park. Participants can register at: http://www.trimomprod.com/partner-races/riand-nutrition-fuels-fitness-5k/ Proceeds will benefit nutrition education in Rhode Island, scholarships to support local undergraduate nutrition…
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Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island Awards $286,000 to Community Organizations Combatting Childhood Obesity Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island Awards $286,000 to Community Organizations Combatting Childhood Obesity


PROVIDENCE, RI – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) recognized a slate of community organizations receiving financial support through BCBSRI’s BlueAngel Community Health Grant (BACHG) program. The BACHG program is BCBSRI’s signature giving effort, supporting nonprofit organizations working to address critical health issues in Rhode Island. For the third year in a row, BACHG funding was directed…
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