Chill International launches cooling towel for hot flashes, night sweats
KEY WEST, Fla. Chill International on Thursday announced the launch of a new menopausal cooling towel, called Chill Cooling Towels, which provides relief for hot flashes and night sweats.
The Chill Towels were first introduced in many Walgreens in Florida this spring, the company reported.
“Initial consumer response has been overwhelming,” stated Allan Wimer, Chill CEO. “Consumers love the fact that the towels do not need to be chilled and are genuinely amazed at how long the towel’s cooling sensation lasts,” he said. “In fact, consumer tests indicate the cooling sensation lasts up to 2-3 hours depending on climate conditions.”
The towels are available in three sizes.
CHPA introduces StopMedicineAbuse.org widget
WASHINGTON The Consumer Healthcare Products Association recently introduced a StopMedicineAbuse.org widget to help spread the word about teen cough medicine abuse.
The widget is an application that allows partners, bloggers and allies to share the StopMedicineAbuse resources by adding it to their web sites or blogs. The association’s approach to preventing teen cough medicine abuse includes the StopMedicineAbuse.org web and mobile sites, Facebook, the FiveMoms Campaign online.
McNeil Consumer Healthcare wants Americans to enjoy ‘the great outdoors’
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. McNeil Consumer Healthcare and the National Park Foundation on Monday announced a partnership designed to encourage everyone, including people with allergies, to pledge to spend more time enjoying outdoor moments with friends and family.
To kick off the campaign, Discovery Channel’s international explorer and wilderness survival expert, Josh Bernstein, set up camp at Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 17, reminding people that spring is the perfect time to start enjoying the outdoors, and camping is a great way to do just that.
“We are proud to partner with the National Park Foundation to protect our parks and encourage everyone to visit these very special places,” stated Jorge Leon, Benadryl product director. “We understand that for people with allergies, enjoying time in one of America’s National Parks, or any outdoor destination, may take just a little more planning, but the outdoor moments you enjoy with friends and family make it worth it.”
As part of the partnership, McNeil is donating $200,000 to the NPF. In addition, until June 15, a $1 donation will be made each time someone visits www.BenadrylMoments.com and enters a unique promotion code found on specially marked packages of Benadryl. Consumers are also encouraged to visit www.BenadrylMoments.com where they can pledge to enjoy a moment outdoors.