Quality of life

ADM, Gevo Sign MoU to Produce up to 500M Gallons of Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

The MoU contemplates the production of both ethanol and isobutanol that would then be transformed into renewable low carbon-footprint hydrocarbons, including SAF, using Gevos processing technology and capabilities.

Key Points: 
  • The MoU contemplates the production of both ethanol and isobutanol that would then be transformed into renewable low carbon-footprint hydrocarbons, including SAF, using Gevos processing technology and capabilities.
  • The isobutanol is expected to be produced at a proposed new facility in Decatur that would employ ADMs carbon capture and sequestration capabilities.
  • The technology to convert low carbon ethanol and isobutanol into SAF by Gevo is well developed and ready for world scale-commercialization.
  • Certain statements in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements regarding Gevo, Inc. (Gevo) within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

7,000+ Northern Virginia Jobs on Offer for Transitioning Service Members, Veterans and Spouses at November 4 Career Fair

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

Job seekers can also attend virtually from 1-4 p.m. Eastern Time if they are unable to attend the in-person event.

Key Points: 
  • Job seekers can also attend virtually from 1-4 p.m. Eastern Time if they are unable to attend the in-person event.
  • Candidates can interview with almost 60 companies and organizations in Northern Virginia, from Fortune 500s to small businesses.
  • All backgrounds and experience levels are welcome, and attendees do not need to live in Northern Virginia to interview with hiring companies.
  • The Veteran and Military Career Fair is the latest effort by the FCEDA initiative to attract, retain, retrain and grow talent in Northern Virginia.

LifeScan Launches OneTouch® Solutions, A Holistic Digital Health Offering Linking People with Diabetes to Solutions and Support From Proven Experts

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:05pm

"Proven digital tools and technologies can offer the critical support people need and ease the burdens of diabetes management for both the person with diabetes and their healthcare providers," added Warshaw.

Key Points: 
  • "Proven digital tools and technologies can offer the critical support people need and ease the burdens of diabetes management for both the person with diabetes and their healthcare providers," added Warshaw.
  • Cecelia Health provides a one-on-one virtual support program for diabetes management and other health concerns, needs and questions delivered by Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists.
  • More than 20 million people and their caregivers around the world count on LifeScan's OneTouch brand products to manage their diabetes.
  • Together, LifeScan and OneTouch improve the quality of life for people with diabetes with products and digital platforms defined by simplicity, accuracy, and trust.

Independent Study Finds Aura Air Purifier Destroyed 99.99% of Covid-19 Particles Including Delta Variant

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

After completing a trial, Aura's smart air purification system was found to destroy 99.99% of airborne SARS-CoV-2 including Delta variant particles within 60 minutes.

Key Points: 
  • After completing a trial, Aura's smart air purification system was found to destroy 99.99% of airborne SARS-CoV-2 including Delta variant particles within 60 minutes.
  • As part of the partnership, ATS will offer Aura Air to customers as part of their suite of indoor air solutions that purify all types and sizes of public, private, and commercial spaces.
  • "We are excited to work with Aura Air to bring purified air protection to our customers," states Kirk Langston, Executive Vice President of Sales at ATS.
  • "We are at a point in the pandemic where everyone should have access to air that is safe to breathe.

Key Trends And Changes Revealed In 2021 Annual STEM Job Growth Index (STEMdex)From RCLCO Real Estate Consulting

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RCLCO Real Estate Consulting , a leading national real estate advisory firm, today announced the results of their 2021 STEM Job Growth Index (STEMdex), which projects which metro area MSAs will have the strongest outlook for growth in STEM jobs.

Key Points: 
  • BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RCLCO Real Estate Consulting , a leading national real estate advisory firm, today announced the results of their 2021 STEM Job Growth Index (STEMdex), which projects which metro area MSAs will have the strongest outlook for growth in STEM jobs.
  • In this year's STEMdex, RCLCO expanded its search to include the 50 largest metropolitan areas in the United States.
  • Boston, San Diego, Minneapolis, and Washington D.C. have entered the top twenty for the first time as strong economic trends point to robust future growth.
  • In total, RCLCO identified and weighted 24 different indicators they believe best characterize the four major categories and can quantify their impact on the STEM job market.

MedStar Health Leads $5 Million CDC-Funded Project Aimed at Improving Cancer Survivorship and Reducing Patient Inequities

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

Over the next five years, the study will focus on breast and prostate cancer patients finishing treatment at three Washington, D.C.-based cancer clinics, using strategies to reduce health inequities and improve their outcomes.

Key Points: 
  • Over the next five years, the study will focus on breast and prostate cancer patients finishing treatment at three Washington, D.C.-based cancer clinics, using strategies to reduce health inequities and improve their outcomes.
  • Researchers hope the project will eventually lead to a permanent and sustainable process for addressing social determinants of health and enhancing cancer care for minoritized communities.
  • "Despite improvements in cancer outcomes over time, significant disparities remain between Black and white cancer survivors," said Arem, scientific director at MedStar Health Research Institute .
  • In August, MedStar announced a new software integration that embeds the social needs screening tool directly into patient Electronic Health Records (EHRs).

Zack Smith, MD, DABA, DABPM Joins Central Texas Pain Center in San Marcos and South Austin

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Texas Pain Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Zack Smith has joined their team.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Texas Pain Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Zack Smith has joined their team.
  • Smith will be providing patient care for Central Texas Pain Center in the growing San Marcos and South region of Austin, TX.
  • Central Texas Pain Center is an interventional pain management group practice committed to treating patients suffering from all types of acute or chronic pain.
  • About Pain Specialists of America:
    Pain Specialists of America is a practice management company that provides management services to Texas to Central Texas Pain Center's and Pain Specialists of Austin's combined 16 interventional pain clinics and ambulatory surgery centers.

Winchell Financial Group Launches With LPL Strategic Wealth Services

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LPL Financial LLC (Nasdaq: LPLA)announced today that financial advisor David Winchell has joined LPL Financial to launch his new practice, Winchell Financial Group .

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LPL Financial LLC (Nasdaq: LPLA)announced today that financial advisor David Winchell has joined LPL Financial to launch his new practice, Winchell Financial Group .
  • We are a relationship-based practice and take a full-service approach that covers wealth management, financial planning, retirement and income planning, and brokerage services.
  • Winchells extensive due diligence and research led him to LPL Strategic Wealth Services.
  • Winchell Financial Group and LPL Financial are separate entities.

ADM, Gevo Sign MoU to Produce up to 500M Gallons of Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

Were a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the worlds premier agricultural origination and processing company.

Key Points: 
  • Were a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the worlds premier agricultural origination and processing company.
  • Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more.
  • From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over.
  • Certain statements in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements regarding Gevo, Inc. (Gevo) within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

New App Uses Artificial Intelligence (AI), Voice and Visual Prompts Coupled with Reminiscence Therapy to Enhance Quality Care and Quality of Life for Older Adults

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:43pm

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --LifeBio announced LifeBio Memory ,a revolutionary reminiscence therapy (RT) life story app that blends the latest artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning technology with voice and visual prompts toimprove quality care and health outcomes for older adults.

Key Points: 
  • MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --LifeBio announced LifeBio Memory ,a revolutionary reminiscence therapy (RT) life story app that blends the latest artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning technology with voice and visual prompts toimprove quality care and health outcomes for older adults.
  • The app provides an easy and efficient solution for health care and long-term care staff to enhance person-centered care for better health outcomes and quality of life (QoL) of older adults.
  • Solutions such as LifeBio Memory are part of this growing trend in contextualized health care.
  • LifeBio Memory is available to health care and long-term care organizations as well directto consumers on a subscription basis.