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First 5 California Company Profile

02:11 EDT 19th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

First 5 California, also known as the California Children and Families Commission, was established after voters passed Proposition 10 in November 1998, adding a 50 cents-per-pack tax on cigarettes to fund education, health, childcare and other programs for expectant parents and children up to age 5.


News Articles [541 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Progress Report: California on track to reach 2020 GHG target of 427 MMTCO2e

Day Two Of California Workers’ Strike: ‘We Want To Make A Splash But We Don’t Want To Shut Down The Hospital’

Thousands of University of California workers were joined in sympathy strikes by the California Nurses Association and the University Professional & Technical Employees.

California's other gold

(University of California - Santa Barbara) Sea urchin roe is an acquired taste. Served as sushi, uni -- the Japanese word for this delicacy -- is actually the reproductive organ of the sea urchin. One...

Disparities in coastal stream restoration in central California

(University of California - Santa Cruz) Stream restoration efforts along the coast of Central California are unevenly distributed, with activity more likely to occur in areas that are more highly popu...

Californians launch bid to create new state after accusing government of 'failing' the people

A group seeking to carve out a breakaway state called New California issued a declaration of independence that asserted California’s existing government had “failed in their oath of office, obliga...

Trump threatens to pull law enforcement from California

US President Donald Trump threatened to pull immigration and other federal law enforcement agents from California on Thursday, a warning shot to the country's richest and most populous state. Complai...

Shooting, Hostages Reported at Veterans Home in Northern California

Shots have been fired and hostages have been taken at the Veterans Home of California in Yountville, north of Napa, California.

California's water saving brings bonus effects

(IOP Publishing) Water-saving measures in California have also led to substantial reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and electricity consumption in the state.That is the conclusion of new re...

PubMed Articles [203 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Climate change and the northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) population in Baja California, Mexico.

The Earth's climate is warming, especially in the mid- and high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere. The northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) breeds and haul-outs on islands and the mainl...

Evaluating the capacity of California's publicly-funded universities to provide medication abortion.

To explore the capacity of the University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) student health centers to provide medication abortion (MA), to identify gaps in resources required to...

Ethnic and sex differences in E-cigarette use and relation to alcohol use in California adolescents: the California Health Interview Survey.

E-cigarette use is not only prevalent among adolescents but is growing at an alarming rate. This study sought to determine e-cigarette use prevalence and its relation to alcohol use as a potential gat...

Pertussis in California: A Tale of Two Epidemics.

California experienced pertussis epidemics in 2010 and 2014, with more than 9,000 and 11,000 reported cases, respectively. Using an ecologic study design, we compared age-specific pertussis incidence ...

Complete genome sequence of a lettuce chlorosis virus isolate from China and genome recombination/rearrangement analysis.

We determined the complete genome sequence of a lettuce chlorosis crinivirus (LCV) from China (LCV-NJ). The bipartite genome of LCV-NJ consists of RNA1 and RNA2 which are 8165 and 8454 nucleotides (nt...

Clinical Trials [160 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of California's SB 19 Pupil Nutrition Act

Four California school districts will be randomized to early implementation of California's SB 19 Pupil Nutrition Act or to business as usual. Over 5000 4th, 5th and 7th graders will be e...

Effects of California Walnuts on Vascular Function in Postmenopausal Women

To determine the potential acute cardiovascular benefits of California Walnuts in postmenopausal women of ages 55-70. Primary outcome measures: - Vascular function - P...

Patient Centered Assessment and Substance Use Disorder Treatment Study (PCAST)

California counties are in the process of implementing a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Medicaid 1115 Substance Use Disorder (SUD) demonstration. The demonstration requires tha...

Patient-Directed Lifestyle Change and Health Promotion Program or Usual Care in Low-Income, Uninsured Participants in Los Angeles County, California

RATIONALE: Clinic-based health programs may be effective in improving the diets and physical activity levels of low-income, uninsured participants in Los Angeles County, California. PURPO...

Healthy Relationships and Economic Pathways

The California Adolescent Health Collaborative (CAHC) brings together multiple nonprofit organizations in California's Central Valley to implement the Healthy Relationships and Economic Pa...

Companies [1010 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

California Avocado Commission

Created in 1978, the California Avocado Commission strives to increase demand for California avocados through advertising, promotion and public relations, and engages in related i...

California Walnuts

The California Walnut Commission, established in 1987, is funded by mandatory assessments of the growers. The Commission is an agency of the State of California that works in concurrence with the Secr...

California Pizza Kitchen

Born in Beverly Hills in 1985, California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) is a leader in authentic California-style cuisine and is widely known for its innovative menu items. California Pizza...

California Dried Plum Board

The State of California has had in effect since 1952 a Marketing Order for California Dried Plums that directs many of the activities associated with our products. The California Dried Plum Board re...

Blue Shield of California Foundation

Blue Shield of California Foundation is one of the largest healthcare grantmaking organizations in California. For more information, visit: www.blueshieldcafoundation.org. The Foundation was formed b...

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