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Celebrities Help Starkey Hearing Foundation Raise $4.5 Million at Annual Gala - USA - With the help of dozens of well-known and highly respected celebrities, including Jim Belushi, Lou Ferrigno, Glenn Frey, Goldie Hawn, Jay Leno, Kenny Loggins, Marlee Matlin, Leslie Nielsen, Mickey Rooney, Kevin Sorbo, Robert Wagner, and many others, the Starkey Hearing Foundation raised a record $4.5 million at its annual "So the World May Hear" Awards Gala, which was held on Saturday, June 23 in St. Paul, Minn.

"For the seventh year in a row we had tremendous support from our friends all over the world who helped us raise an amazing $4.5 million to further our mission of promoting hearing health
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Celebrities : Peter Alexander, Scott Carpenter, Kenny Loggins, Glenn Frey, Lou Ferrigno, Buzz Aldrin, Peter Marshall, Sam Moore, General C. Everett Koop, Jaime Thietten, Cathy Annexstad, Al Annexstad, Barbara Sinatra, William F. Austin, Jim Belushi, Robert Wagner, Arnold Palmer, Goldie Hawn, Tommy Lasorda, Jay Leno, Jane Seymour, Leslie Nielsen, Mickey Rooney, Robert Culp, Marlee Matlin, Kevin Sorbo, Norm Crosby
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On the River Bank With Billy Frank Jr.
Nisqually Valley News
Past winners include President Jimmy Carter, the former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, and the author Norman Cousins. The prize, with $10,000, is given by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation of New York and administered by Johns Hopkins University ...


Today in History: Feb. 25
Former U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, 96, died in Hanover, New Hampshire. One year ago: Democrats chose former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman during a meeting in Atlanta. A man accused of driving drunk plowed into a ...

Youngstown Vindicator

Youngstown Vindicator
Former U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, 96, dies in Hanover, N.H.. 2017: Democrats choose former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman during a meeting in Atlanta. VINDICATOR FILES. 1993: Speaking during Black History Month at ...

New York Times

C. Everett Koop, Forceful US Surgeon General, Dies at 96
New York Times
Dr. C. Everett Koop, who was widely regarded as the most influential surgeon general in American history and played a crucial role in changing public attitudes about smoking, died on Monday at his home in Hanover, N.H. He was 96. His death was ...

The Mercury News

Today in History: May 23, 2017
The Mercury News
In 1984, Surgeon General C. Everett Koop issued a report saying there was “very solid” evidence linking cigarette smoke to lung disease in non-smokers. “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom,” starring Harrison Ford, was released by Paramount Pictures ...

Seattle Times

Leave children's health off the bargaining table
Seattle Times
Leave children's health off the bargaining table. Originally published December 5, 2017 at 3:06 pm Updated December 5, 2017 at 3:18 pm. The late Sen. Edward Kennedy, center, and Sen. Orrin Hatch, left, who co-created CHIP, with Surgeon General C ...


Former surgeon General C. Everett Koop dead at age 96
C. Everett Koop, the former surgeon general who brought frank talk about AIDS into U.S. homes, has died at his home in Hanover, N.H., officials at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth said Monday. He was 96. Koop, a pediatric surgeon with a ...

Washington Examiner

Steny Hoyer praises Surgeon General Jerome Adams for opioid strategy
Washington Examiner
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer drew parallels on Monday between the way former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop handled the AIDS crisis and the expectations he has for how the current surgeon general, Jerome Adams, tackles the opioid crisis. Koop ...


Is HIV/AIDS Progress Made By The Last Five Presidents Being Undone By The Trump White House?
Ronald Reagan: Although Mr. Reagan is most known in the HIV/AIDS history books as the President who refused to acknowledge the disease, he did raise awareness by allowing then Surgeon General C. Everett Koop to send a letter to the American public ...

Michigan Radio

Thank this man for smoke-free hospitals, restaurants, and airplanes
Michigan Radio
They battled it to a fare-thee-well, and it wasn't really until the 80s, the 1980s, when another famous surgeon general, C. Everett Koop, worked very hard with the medical profession and the healthcare professions to ban cigarettes from, say, a ...
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